Research Output

2019

PPIP5K2 and PCSK1 are Candidate Genetic Contributors to Familial Keratoconus

Khaled, M. L., Bykhovskaya, Y., Gu, C., Liu, A., Drewry, M. D., Chen, Z., Mysona, B. A., Parker, E., McNabb, R. P., Yu, H., Lu, X., Wang, J., Li, X., Al-Muammar, A., Rotter, J. I., Porter, L. F., Estes, A., Watsky, M. A., Smith, S. B., Xu, H. & 5 others, Abu-Amero, K. K., Kuo, A., Shears, S. B., Rabinowitz, Y. S. & Liu, Y., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 19406.

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Open Access
4 Scopus citations

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.

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1 Scopus citations

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 2019, In : Family medicine. 51, 1, p. 14-21 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

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 2019, In : Cancer Immunology Research. 7, 3, p. 414-427 14 p.

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5 Scopus citations

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

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

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7 Scopus citations

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.

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1 Scopus citations

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., Elashiry, M., Arce, R. M., Peacock, M. E., Dong, Y. & Cutler, C. W., Jul 2019, In : Oral Diseases. 25, 5, p. 1403-1413 11 p.

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9 Scopus citations

The use of vascularized fibula flap in mandibular reconstruction; A comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis of the observational studies

Awad, M. E., Altman, A., Elrefai, R., Shipman, P., Looney, S. & Elsalanty, M., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. 47, 4, p. 629-641 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations
2018

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., 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

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33 Scopus citations

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

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2 Scopus citations

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.

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

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

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9 Scopus citations

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

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

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4 Scopus citations

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

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1 Scopus citations

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 2018, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 59, 7, p. 2717-2728 12 p.

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11 Scopus citations

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 2018, In : American Journal of Hematology. 93, 4, p. E99-E101

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3 Scopus citations

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

Lyon, M., 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.

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1 Scopus citations

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., Waller, J. L. & Al-Hendy, A., Oct 2018, In : American Journal of Pathology. 188, 10, p. 2293-2306 14 p.

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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

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3 Scopus citations

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

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

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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.

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1 Scopus citations

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

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

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4 Scopus citations

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

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

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3 Scopus citations

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.

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7 Scopus citations

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.

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3 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

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.

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1 Scopus citations

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., Jan 1 2018, In : Lupus. 27, 1, p. 17-24 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

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 2018, In : Pediatrics. 141, p. S96-S106

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3 Scopus citations

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 2018, In : Schizophrenia Research. 193, p. 263-268 6 p.

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6 Scopus citations

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 2018, In : Medicine (United States). 97, 28, e11296.

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2 Scopus citations

Prolonged versus short infusion rates for intravenous magnesium sulfate administration in hematopoietic cell transplant patients

Ku, P. M., Waller, J. L., Sportès, C. & Clemmons, A. B., Aug 1 2018, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 26, 8, p. 2809-2814 6 p.

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2 Scopus citations

RAS modulation prevents progressive cognitive impairment after experimental stroke: A randomized, blinded preclinical trial

Ahmed, H. A., Ishrat, T., Pillai, B., Fouda, A. Y., Sayed, M. A., Eldahshan, W., Waller, J. L., Ergul, A. & Fagan, S. C., Aug 13 2018, In : Journal of Neuroinflammation. 15, 1, 229.

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10 Scopus citations

Reexamining metoclopramide's role in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting: A secondary analysis

Masiongale, A. J., Garvin, B. J. T., Murphy, M., Hooper, V. D., Odom-Forren, J., Masiongale, J. I. & Looney, S. W., Jun 1 2018, In : AANA Journal. 86, 3, p. 213-219 7 p.

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Regulation of indoleamine 2,3 dioxygenase and its role in a porcine model of acute kidney allograft rejection

Wang, Y., Merchen, T. D., Fang, X., Lassiter, R., Ho, C. S., Jajosky, R., Kleven, D. T., Thompson, T., Mohamed, E., Yu, M., Waller, J. L. & Nahman, N. S., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Investigative Medicine. 66, 8, p. 1109-1117 9 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Role of angiotensin system modulation on progression of cognitive impairment and brain MRI changes in aged hypertensive animals – A randomized double- blind pre-clinical study

Ahmed, H. A., Ishrat, T., Pillai, B., Bunting, K. M., Patel, A., Vazdarjanova, A., Waller, J. L., Arbab, A. S., Ergul, A. & Fagan, S. C., Jul 2 2018, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 346, p. 29-40 12 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Sample size calculations for group randomized trials with unequal group sizes through Monte Carlo simulations

Shi, Y. & Lee, J. H., Sep 1 2018, In : Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 27, 9, p. 2569-2580 12 p.

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1 Scopus citations

SAS® global forum

Waller, J. L. & Smithb, T. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Model Assisted Statistics and Applications. 13, 4, p. 309-310 2 p.

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Suppression of pro-fibrotic signaling potentiates factor-mediated reprogramming of mouse embryonic fibroblasts into induced cardiomyocytes

Riching, A. S., Zhao, Y., Cao, Y., Londono, P., Xu, H. & Song, K., Jun 3 2018, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2018, 136, e57687.

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1 Scopus citations

Survival Comparisons between Early Male and Female Breast Cancer Patients

Wang, K., Wang, Q. J., Xiong, Y. F., Shi, Y., Yang, W. J., Zhang, X. & Li, H. Y., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 8900.

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5 Scopus citations

The interaction between vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and sun exposure around time of diagnosis influences melanoma survival

The GEM Study Group, Mar 2018, In : Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research. 31, 2, p. 287-296 10 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Validating functional data analysis measures from 24-h actigraphy data

Lundeen, J., McCall, W. V., Krystal, A. & Looney, S., Sep 3 2018, In : Biological Rhythm Research. 49, 5, p. 797-810 14 p.

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1 Scopus citations
2017

0715 SELECTING FUNCTIONAL DATA ANALYSIS SUMMARY MEASURES OF SLEEP ACTIGRAPHY DATA TO REFLECT CLINICAL MORNINGNESS/EVENINGNESS

Lundeen, JS., McCall, WV., Rumble, M., Krystal, A., Case, D., Benca, R. & Looney, SW., Apr 2017, In : Sleep. 40, suppl 1, p. A265

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Aesthetics in Thyroid Surgery: The Patient Perspective

Chaung, K., Duke, W. S., Oh, S. J., Behr, A., Waller, J. L., Daniel, J. & Terris, D. J., Sep 1 2017, In : Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States). 157, 3, p. 409-415 7 p.

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4 Scopus citations

A novel immunohistochemical score to predict early mortality in acute myeloid leukemia patients based on indoleamine 2,3 dioxygenase expression

Mangaonkar, A., Mondal, A. K., Fulzule, S., Pundkar, C., Park, E. J., Jillella, A., Kota, V., Xu, H., Savage, N. M., Shi, H., Munn, D. & Kolhe, R., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 12892.

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11 Scopus citations

Anthropometric discriminators of type 2 diabetes among White and Black American adults

Hardy, D. S., Stallings, D. T., Garvin, J. T., Gachupin, F. C., Xu, H. & Racette, S. B., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Diabetes. 9, 3, p. 296-307 12 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Best anthropometric discriminators of incident type 2 diabetes among white and black adults: A longitudinal ARIC study

Hardy, D. S., Stallings, D. T., Garvin, J. T., Xu, H. & Racette, S. B., Jan 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 1, e0168282.

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12 Scopus citations

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Knockdown Blocks the Angiogenic and Protective Effects of Angiotensin Modulation After Experimental Stroke

Fouda, A. Y., Alhusban, A., Ishrat, T., Pillai, B., Eldahshan, W., Waller, J. L., Ergul, A. & Fagan, S. C., Jan 1 2017, In : Molecular Neurobiology. 54, 1, p. 661-670 10 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Cell Cycle M-Phase Genes Are Highly Upregulated in Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma

Weinberger, P., Ponny, S. R., Xu, H., Bai, S., Smallridge, R., Copland, J. & Sharma, A., Feb 1 2017, In : Thyroid. 27, 2, p. 236-252 17 p.

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22 Scopus citations