Research Output 1985 2019

2019

Accurate and efficient estimation of small P-values with the cross-entropy method: Applications in genomic data analysis

Shi, Y., Wang, M., Shi, W., Lee, J. H., Kang, H. & Jiang, H., Jul 15 2019, In : Bioinformatics. 35, 14, p. 2441-2448 8 p., bty1005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross-entropy Method
Efficient Estimation
Entropy
Genomics
Data analysis

A genome-wide association study on photic sneeze reflex in the Chinese population

Wang, M., Sun, X., Shi, Y., Song, X. & Mi, H., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 4993.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Genome-Wide Association Study
Population
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Sneezing
Phenotype
1 Citation (Scopus)

Angiotensin receptor (AT2R) agonist C21 prevents cognitive decline after permanent stroke in aged animals—A randomized double- blind pre-clinical study

Ahmed, H. A., Ishrat, T., Pillai, B., Bunting, K. M., Vazdarjanova, A. I., Waller, J. L., Ergul, A. & Fagan, S. C., Feb 1 2019, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 359, p. 560-569 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angiotensin Receptors
Stroke
Cognitive Dysfunction
Clinical Studies
Cognition

Association of exhaled nitric oxide with ethnicity and sex in rural Georgia youth

Reed, B. C., Waller, J. L., Ownby, D. R. & Tingen, M. S., Mar 1 2019, In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 122, 3, p. 333-334.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitric Oxide

Clinicopathologic and Prognostic Significance of Body Mass Index (BMI) among Breast Cancer Patients in Western China: A Retrospective Multicenter Cohort Based on Western China Clinical Cooperation Group (WCCCG)

Wang, K., Wu, Y. T., Zhang, X., Chen, L., Zhu, W. M., Zhang, A. J., Zheng, K., Yin, X. D., Li, F., Kong, L. Q., Ma, B. L., Li, H., Liu, J. P., Jiang, J., Li, Z. Y., Shi, Y., Ren, G. S. & Li, H. Y., Jan 1 2019, In : BioMed Research International. 2019, 3692093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
China
Hazards
Body Mass Index
Breast Neoplasms
Disease-Free Survival

Computational methods for detection of differentially methylated regions using kernel distance and scan statistics

Dunbar, F., Xu, H., Ryu, D., Ghosh, S., Shi, H. & George, V., Apr 1 2019, In : Genes. 10, 4, 298.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
DNA Methylation
B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Genomics
Epigenomics
Research Personnel
1 Citation (Scopus)

Conjugate prodrug AN-233 induces fetal hemoglobin expression in sickle erythroid progenitors and β-YAC transgenic mice

Oseghale, A. R., Zhu, X., Li, B., Peterson, K. R., Nudelman, A., Rephaeli, A., Xu, H. & Pace, B. S., Nov 1 2019, In : Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases. 79, 102345.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal Hemoglobin
Globins
Prodrugs
Transgenic Mice
Sickle Cell Anemia

Cut umbilical cord milking: an ineffective method of placental transfusion in preterm infants?

Simonin, A., Safarulla, A., Farmer, Z., Coleman, J., Sutton, D., Wheeler, K., Waller, J. L. & Bhatia, J. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Umbilical Cord
Premature Infants
Hematocrit
Blood Transfusion
Hemoglobins
2 Citations (Scopus)

Design of a Community-Based Lung Cancer Education, Prevention, and Screening Program

Williams, L. B., McCall, A. J., Joshua, T. V., Looney, S. W. & Tingen, M. S., Aug 1 2019, In : Western Journal of Nursing Research. 41, 8, p. 1152-1169 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Education
Early Detection of Cancer
Tomography
Tobacco Use Cessation
Open Access
Triple Negative Breast Neoplasms
Nomograms
Neoplasm Genes
Retrospective Studies
Gene Expression
3 Citations (Scopus)

Dose–response, therapeutic time-window and tPA-combinatorial efficacy of compound 21: A randomized, blinded preclinical trial in a rat model of thromboembolic stroke

Ishrat, T., Fouda, A. Y., Pillai, B., Eldahshan, W., Ahmed, H., Waller, J. L., Ergul, A. & Fagan, S. C., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 39, 8, p. 1635-1647 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Stroke
Therapeutics
Hemorrhage
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exercise effects on quality of life, mood, and self-worth in overweight children: The SMART randomized controlled trial

Williams, C. F., Bustamante, E. E., Waller, J. L. & Davis, C. L., May 16 2019, In : Translational behavioral medicine. 9, 3, p. 451-459 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Quality of Life
Exercise
Depression
Anger

Factors Associated with Leukoaraiosis Severity in Acute Stroke Patients

Vedala, K., Nagabandi, A. K., Looney, S. W. & Bruno, A., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 28, 7, p. 1897-1901 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukoaraiosis
Stroke
Hypertension
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Greater reduction in mid-treatment FDG-PET volume may be associated with worse survival in non-small cell lung cancer

Kong, F. M. S., Li, L., Wang, W., Campbell, J., Waller, J. L., Piert, M., Gross, M., Cheng, M., Owen, D., Stenmark, M., Huang, K. C., Frey, K. A., Ten Haken, R. K. & Lawrence, T. S., Mar 1 2019, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 132, p. 241-249 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Positron-Emission Tomography
Tumor Burden
Survival
Radiation

Improved anal Cytology Sampling: Tush Brush Compared with Dacron Swab

Ferris, D. G., Darragh, T. M., Kavuri, S., Patel, N., Waller, J. L. & Goebel, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 23, 1, p. 48-53 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyethylene Terephthalates
Cell Biology
ROC Curve
Visual Analog Scale
Sensitivity and Specificity
1 Citation (Scopus)
Segmental Mastectomy
Second Primary Neoplasms
Breast Neoplasms
Incidence
Propensity Score
1 Citation (Scopus)

LAMP-2B regulates human cardiomyocyte function by mediating autophagosome–lysosome fusion

Chi, C., Leonard, A., Knight, W. E., Beussman, K. M., Zhao, Y., Cao, Y., Londono, P., Aune, E., Trembley, M. A., Small, E. M., Jeong, M. Y., Walker, L. A., Xu, H., Sniadecki, N. J., Taylor, M. R., Buttrick, P. M. & Song, K., Jan 8 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 2, p. 556-565 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lysosomal-Associated Membrane Protein 2
Cardiac Myocytes
Protein Isoforms
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
Autophagy
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Lobular Carcinoma
Ductal Carcinoma
Segmental Mastectomy
Longitudinal Studies
Cohort Studies

Metastatic pattern discriminates survival benefit of primary surgery for de novo stage IV breast cancer: A real-world observational study

Wang, K., Shi, Y., Li, Z. Y., Xiao, Y. L., Li, J., Zhang, X. & Li, H. Y., Aug 1 2019, In : European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 45, 8, p. 1364-1372 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Observational Studies
Breast Neoplasms
Survival
Neoplasm Metastasis
Bone and Bones

Mortality risk after herpes zoster infection in end-stage renal disease patients

Ahn, J. H., Waller, J. L., Baer, S., Colombo, R. E., Kheda, M. F., Nahman, N. S. & Turrentine, J. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Clinical Kidney Journal. 12, 1, p. 101-105 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Herpes Zoster
Chronic Kidney Failure
Mortality
Infection
Comorbidity

Reimbursement Incentives to Improve Adherence to Follow-Up of Cervical Cancer Cytology Screening Results in Peru

Ferris, D. G., Chen, J., Isaac, A., Braithwaite, E., Beideck, E., Mikail, N., Krotish, D. & Waller, J. L., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 23, 2, p. 116-123 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incentive Reimbursement
Peru
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Cell Biology
2 Citations (Scopus)

Student race and gender and patient encounters in a family medicine clerkship

Hobbs, J., Kriegel, D. L., Saucier, A., Hodo, D. M. & Looney, S. W., Jan 1 2019, In : Family medicine. 51, 1, p. 14-21 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicine
Students
Teaching
Demography
Linear Models

SuV39H1 represses the expression of cytotoxic T-lymphocyte effector genes to promote colon tumor immune evasion

Lu, C., Yang, D., Klement, J. D., Oh, I. K., Savage, N. M., Waller, J. L., Colby, A. H., Grinstaff, M. W., Oberlies, N. H., Pearce, C. J., Xie, Z., Kulp, S. K., Coss, C. C., Phelps, M. A., Albers, T., Lebedyeva, I. O. & Liu, K., Mar 1 2019, In : Cancer Immunology Research. 7, 3, p. 414-427 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumor Escape
Cytotoxic T-Lymphocytes
Colon
Tumor Microenvironment
Microsatellite Repeats

Systemic antibiotic therapy reduces circulating inflammatory dendritic cells and Treg–Th17 plasticity in periodontitis

Rajendran, M., Looney, S. W., Singh, N., Elashiry, M., Meghil, M. M., El-Awady, A. R., Tawfik, O., Susin, C., Arce Munoz, R. M. & Cutler, C. W., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Immunology. 202, 9, p. 2690-2699 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periodontitis
Dendritic Cells
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Porphyromonas gingivalis
Therapeutics

The impact of traditional literacy and education on health literacy in adolescents with asthma

Jordan, D. M., Bush, J. S., Ownby, D. R., Waller, J. L. & Tingen, M. S., Aug 3 2019, In : Journal of Asthma. 56, 8, p. 882-890 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Asthma
Education
Vital Signs
Medicine

The influence of vitamin D supplementation on local and systemic inflammatory markers in periodontitis patients: A pilot study

Meghil, M. M., Hutchens, L., Raed, A., Multani, N. A., Rajendran, M., Zhu, H., Looney, S. W., Elashiry, M., Arce Munoz, R. M., Peacock, M. E., Dong, Y. & Cutler, C. W., Jul 1 2019, In : Oral Diseases. 25, 5, p. 1403-1413 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periodontitis
Vitamin D
Vitamin D Deficiency
Dental Scaling
Skin Pigmentation
Mandibular Reconstruction
Fibula
Observational Studies
Meta-Analysis
Implant-Supported Dental Prosthesis
2018
20 Citations (Scopus)

Activation of p53 in Immature Myeloid Precursor Cells Controls Differentiation into Ly6c+CD103+ Monocytic Antigen-Presenting Cells in Tumors

Sharma, M. D., Rodriguez, P. C., Koehn, B. H., Baban, B., Cui, Y., Guo, G., Shimoda, M., Pacholczyk, R. W., Shi, H., Lee, E. J., Xu, H., Johnson, T. S., He, Y., Mergoub, T., Venable, C., Bronte, V., Wolchok, J. D., Blazar, B. R. & Munn, D. H., Jan 16 2018, In : Immunity. 48, 1, p. 91-106.e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antigen-Presenting Cells
Myeloid Cells
Immunotherapy
Cell Differentiation
Cross-Priming
1 Citation (Scopus)

Application of radiopaque micro-particle fillers for 3-D imaging of periodontal pocket analogues using cone beam CT

Elashiry, M., Meghil, M. M., Kalathingal, S. M., Buchanan, A. K., Elrefai, R., Looney, S. W., Rajendran, M., Ochieng, M., Young, N. B. M., Elawady, A., Arce Munoz, R. M., Sandhage, K. H. & Cutler, C. W., Apr 1 2018, In : Dental Materials. 34, 4, p. 619-628 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Periodontal Pocket
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Three-Dimensional Imaging
Fillers
Cones

Assessment of melanoma follow-up trends in medicare patients: A large scale, multi-regional analysis

Hashmi, O., Waller, J. L. & Turrentine, J. E., Aug 1 2018, In : Dermatology Online Journal. 24, 8, 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicare
Melanoma
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
Social Class
Population
5 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic Remote Ischemic Conditioning Is Cerebroprotective and Induces Vascular Remodeling in a VCID Model

Khan, M. B., Hafez, S., Hoda, MD. N., Baban, B., Wagner, J., Awad, M. E., Sangabathula, H., Haigh, S., Elsalanty, M. E., Waller, J. L. & Hess, D. C., Feb 1 2018, In : Translational Stroke Research. 9, 1, p. 51-63 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Stenosis
Cerebrovascular Circulation
Blood Vessels
Dementia
Myelin Basic Protein
2 Citations (Scopus)

Demographic, psychosocial, and behavioral associations with cancer screening among a homeless population

Williams, L. B., McCall, A. J., Looney, S. W., Joshua, T. V. & Tingen, M. S., Jul 1 2018, In : Public Health Nursing. 35, 4, p. 281-290 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early Detection of Cancer
Demography
Population
Risk-Taking
Neoplasms

Diagnosis of pit-And-fissure caries using three-dimensional scanned images

Mitchell, J. K., Furness, A. R., Sword, R. J., Looney, S. W., Brackett, W. W. & Brackett, M. G., May 1 2018, In : Operative dentistry. 43, 3, p. E152-E157

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Three-Dimensional Imaging
Tooth
Compressed Air
Therapeutics
In Vitro Techniques
4 Citations (Scopus)

Differential expression of coding and long noncoding rnas in keratoconus-affected corneas

Khaled, M. L., Bykhovskaya, Y., Yablonski, S. E. R., Li, H., Drewry, M. D., Aboobakar, I. F., Estes, A. J., Gao, X. R., Stamer, W. D., Xu, H., Allingham, R. R., Hauser, M. A., Rabinowitz, Y. S. & Liu, Y., Jun 1 2018, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 59, 7, p. 2717-2728 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long Noncoding RNA
Keratoconus
Cornea
RNA
Cell Movement
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of eptifibatide on inflammation during acute pain episodes in sickle cell disease

Brittain, J. E., Anea, C., Desai, P., Delaney, J., McDonald, A., Looney, S. W., Key, N. S., Parise, L. V. & Ataga, K. I., Apr 1 2018, In : American Journal of Hematology. 93, 4, p. E99-E101

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Acute Pain
Sickle Cell Anemia
Inflammation
eptifibatide

Effect of History of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury on Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Changes after Valsalva Maneuver

Lyon, M. L., Agrawal, P., Friez, K., Gordon, R. D., Morales, I., Fang Zhang, L., Xu, H., Heger, I. M. & Gibson, R. W., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 35, 4, p. 695-702 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Valsalva Maneuver
Optic Nerve
Brain Injuries
Dilatation

Expanding upon the Human Myometrial Stem Cell Hypothesis and the Role of Race, Hormones, Age, and Parity in a Profibroid Environment

Prusinski Fernung, L. E., Jones, K., Mas, A., Kleven, D. T., Waller, J. L. & Al-Hendy, A., Oct 1 2018, In : American Journal of Pathology. 188, 10, p. 2293-2306 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leiomyoma
Parity
Stem Cells
Hormones
African Americans
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal hemoglobin induction in sickle erythroid progenitors using a synthetic zinc finger DNA-binding domain

Li, B., Zhu, X., Hossain, M. A., Guy, C. R., Xu, H., Bungert, J. & Pace, B. S., Aug 31 2018, In : Haematologica. 103, 9, p. e384-e387

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Fetal Hemoglobin
Zinc Fingers
DNA

Heat generation during removal of an abutment screw fragment from dental implants

Arias, S. R., Rueggeberg, F., Mettenburg, D., Sharawy, M. M. H., Looney, S. W., Elsayed, R. & Elsalanty, M. E., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 119, 4, p. 620-625 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Implants
Hot Temperature
Temperature
Mandible
Bone and Bones
1 Citation (Scopus)

Increased Fisher’s information for parameters of association in count regression via extreme ranks

Linder, D. F., Yin, J., Rochani, H., Samawi, H. & Sethi, S., Mar 4 2018, In : Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods. 47, 5, p. 1181-1203 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fisher Information
Count
Extremes
Regression
Simple Random Sampling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Is Dietary Protein Intake Predictive of 1-Year Mortality in Dialysis Patients?

Murray, D. P., Young, L., Waller, J. L., Wright, S. M., Colombo, R., Baer, S., Spearman, V., Garcia-Torres, R., Williams, K., Kheda, M. & Nahman, N. S., Sep 1 2018, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 356, 3, p. 234-243 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dietary Proteins
Dialysis
Mortality
Wasting Syndrome
Comorbidity
1 Citation (Scopus)

Lip repositioning for the treatment of excess gingival display: A systematic review

Tawfik, O. K., El-Nahass, H. E., Shipman, P. C., Looney, S. W., Cutler, C. W. & Brunner, M. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry. 30, 2, p. 101-112 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lip
Therapeutics
Esthetics
Language
Databases
3 Citations (Scopus)

Muscle-strengthening and aerobic activities and mortality among 3+ year cancer survivors in the U.S

Tarasenko, Y. N., Linder, D. F. & Miller, E. A., May 1 2018, In : Cancer Causes and Control. 29, 4-5, p. 475-484 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survivors
Muscles
Mortality
Neoplasms
Guidelines

Notes on kernel density based mode estimation using more efficient sampling designs

Samawi, H., Rochani, H., Yin, J. J., Linder, D. F. & Vogel, R., Jun 1 2018, In : Computational Statistics. 33, 2, p. 1071-1090 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kernel Density
Ranked Set Sampling
Sampling Design
Simple Random Sampling
Sampling
Embryo Transfer
Embryo
Viscosity
Embryonic Structures
Numerical Simulation

On inference of multivariate means under ranked set sampling

Rochani, H., Linder, D. F., Samawi, H. & Panchal, V., Jan 1 2018, In : Communications for Statistical Applications and Methods. 25, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ranked Set Sampling
Sampling
Multiple Outcomes
Multivariate Response
Multiple Responses
1 Citation (Scopus)

Osteoporotic fractures in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and end stage renal disease

Le, B., Waller, J. L., Radhakrishnan, R., Oh, S. J., Kheda, M. F., Nahman, N. S. & Carbone, L. D., Jan 1 2018, In : Lupus. 27, 1, p. 17-24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osteoporotic Fractures
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Chronic Kidney Failure
Hip Fractures
Mortality
1 Citation (Scopus)

Parental smoking cessation: Impacting children's tobacco smoke exposure in the home

Caldwell, A. L., Tingen, M. S., Nguyen, J. T., Andrews, J. O., Heath, J., Waller, J. L. & Treiber, F. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Pediatrics. 141, p. S96-S106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking Cessation
Smoke
Caregivers
Tobacco
Parents
5 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting relapse in schizophrenia: Is BDNF a plausible biological marker?

Pillai, A. R., Schooler, N. R., Peter, D., Looney, S. W., Goff, D. C., Kopelowicz, A., Lauriello, J., Manschreck, T., Mendelowitz, A., Miller, D. D., Severe, J. B., Wilson, D. R., Ames, D., Bustillo, J., Kane, J. M. & Buckley, P. F., Mar 1 2018, In : Schizophrenia Research. 193, p. 263-268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Schizophrenia
Biomarkers
Recurrence
Antipsychotic Agents
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of internal mammary lymph nodes (IMLN) metastasis and disease-free survival comparison between IMLN-positive and IMLN-negative breast cancer patients Results from Western China Clinical Cooperation Group (WCCCG) database (CONSORT)

Wang, K., Zhang, X., Zheng, K., Yin, X. D., Xing, L., Zhang, A. J., Shi, Y., Kong, L. Q., Li, F., Ma, B. L., Li, H., Liu, J. P., Jiang, J., Ren, G. S. & Li, H. Y., Jul 1 2018, In : Medicine (United States). 97, 28, e11296.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disease-Free Survival
China
Breast
Lymph Nodes
Databases