• 1841 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
1993 …2020

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Research Output

  • 1841 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
  • 59 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 1 Letter
2020

Adenosine kinase inhibition enhances microvascular dilator function and improves left ventricle diastolic dysfunction

Davila, A., Tian, Y., Czikora, I., S. Weissman, A., Weinand, N., Dong, G., Xu, J., Li, J., Su, H., Kapuku, G., Huo, Y. & Bagi, Z., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Microcirculation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
3 Scopus citations

Angiotensin II receptor blocker attenuates stress pressor response in young adult African Americans

Jeong, J. H., Hanevold, C., Harris, R. A., Kapuku, G., Pollock, J., Pollock, D. & Harshfield, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 21, 8, p. 1191-1199 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Determinants of pulse wave velocity trajectories from youth to young adulthood: The Georgia Stress and Heart Study

Liang, X., Su, S., Hao, G., Snieder, H., Treiber, F., Kapuku, G. & Wang, X., Mar 2019, In : Journal of hypertension. 37, 3, p. 563-571 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Hemodynamic profile and compensation deficit in African and European Americans during physical and mental stress

Carnevali, L., Ottaviani, C., Williams, D. W. P., Kapuku, K. G., Thayer, J. F. & Hill, L. B. K., Feb 2019, In : Biological Psychology. 141, p. 17-24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
10 Scopus citations

Inactive Matrix Gla Protein, Arterial Stiffness, and Endothelial Function in African American Hemodialysis Patients

Fain, M. E., Kapuku, G. K., Paulson, W. D., Williams, C. F., Raed, A., Dong, Y., Knapen, M. H. J., Vermeer, C. & Pollock, N. K., May 7 2018, In : American journal of hypertension. 31, 6, p. 735-741 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations
2017

Blood pressure trajectories from childhood to young adulthood associated with cardiovascular risk

Hao, G., Wang, X., Treiber, F. A., Harshfield, G., Kapuku, G. & Su, S., Mar 1 2017, In : Hypertension. 69, 3, p. 435-442 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Race/ethnicity determines the relationships between oxidative stress markers and blood pressure in individuals with high cardiovascular disease risk

Kapuku, G., Treiber, F., Raouane, F., Halbert, J., Davis, H., Young-Mayes, S., Robinson, V. & Harshfield, G., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 31, 1, p. 70-75 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2016

Abnormal central pulsatile hemodynamics in adolescents with obesity: Higher aortic forward pressure wave amplitude is independently associated with greater left ventricular mass

Pierce, G. L., Pajaniappan, M., Dipietro, A., Darracott-Woei-A-Sack, K. & Kapuku, G. K., Nov 1 2016, In : Hypertension. 68, 5, p. 1200-1207 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Growth of Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Black and White Young Adults

Hao, G., Wang, X., Treiber, F. A., Davis, H., Leverett, S., Su, S. & Kapuku, G., Dec 2016, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 5, 12, e004147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Pulse wave velocity in elastic and muscular arteries: Tracking stability and association with anthropometric and hemodynamic measurements

Ye, C., Pan, Y., Xu, X., Su, S., Snieder, H., Treiber, F., Kapuku, G. & Wang, X., Nov 1 2016, In : Hypertension Research. 39, 11, p. 786-791 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2015

Ethnic differences in resting heart rate variability: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Hill, L. K., Hu, D. D., Koenig, J., Sollers, J. J., Kapuku, G., Wang, X., Snieder, H. & Thayer, J. F., Jan 1 2015, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 77, 1, p. 16-25 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

68 Scopus citations
2014

Adverse childhood experiences are associated with detrimental hemodynamics and elevated circulating endothelin-1 in adolescents and young adults

Su, S., Wang, X., Kapuku, G. K., Treiber, F. A., Pollock, D. M., Harshfield, G. A., McCall, W. V. & Pollock, J. S., Jul 2014, In : Hypertension. 64, 1, p. 201-207 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Brain natriuretic hormone predicts stress-induced alterations in diastolic function

Choksy, P., Davis, H. C., Januzzi, J., Thayer, J., Harshfield, G., Robinson, V. J. B. & Kapuku, G. K., Jan 1 2014, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 348, 5, p. 366-370 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

DNA methylation of the LY86 gene is associated with obesity, insulin resistance, and inflammation

Su, S., Zhu, H., Xu, X., Wang, X., Wang, X., Dong, Y., Kapuku, K. G., Treiber, F., Gutin, B., Harshfield, G. A. & Snieder, H., Jun 2014, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 17, 3, p. 183-191 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2013

Aldosterone contributes to elevated left ventricular mass in black boys

Murro, D. G., Beavers, M., Harshfield, G. A. & Kapuku, G. K., Apr 1 2013, In : Pediatric Nephrology. 28, 4, p. 655-660 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Interactive influences of ethnicity, endothelin-1 gene, and everyday discrimination upon nocturnal ambulatory blood pressure

Gregoski, M. J., Buxbaum, S. G., Kapuku, G., Dong, Y., Zhu, H., Davis, M., Gonto, K. & Treiber, F. A., Jun 1 2013, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 45, 3, p. 377-386 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2012

Does the relationship between natriuretic hormones and diastolic function differ by race?

Kapuku, G. K., Davis, H. C., Thomas, P., Januzzi, J. & Harshfield, G. A., Aug 2012, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 344, 2, p. 96-99 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Impact of transcendental meditation on left ventricular mass in African American adolescents

Barnes, V. A., Kapuku, G. K. & Treiber, F. A., Jun 20 2012, In : Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2012, 923153.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Stress reduces diastolic function in youth

Kapuku, G. K., Davis, H., Murdison, K., Robinson, V. & Harshfield, G., Jan 1 2012, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 74, 6, p. 588-595 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2009

Stress-induced sodium retention and hypertension: A review and hypothesis

Harshfield, G. A., Dong, Y., Kapuku, K. G., Zhu, H. & Hanevold, C. D., Feb 5 2009, In : Current Hypertension Reports. 11, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

28 Scopus citations
2008

Adhesion molecule polymorphisms and pulse wave velocity in American youth

Zhu, H., Yan, W., Tan, Y., Li, K., Kapuku, G., Treiber, F. A., Su, S., Harshfield, G. A., Snieder, H. & Dong, Y., Oct 1 2008, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 11, 5, p. 517-523 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Change of genetic determinants of left ventricular structure in adolescence: Longitudinal evidence from the Georgia Cardiovascular Twin Study

Kapuku, G. K., Ge, D., Vemulapalli, S., Harshfield, G. A., Treiber, F. A. & Snieder, H., Jul 1 2008, In : American journal of hypertension. 21, 7, p. 799-805 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Gender differences in diastolic function among youth

Kapuku, G. K., Davis, H. C., Shah, N., McMillan, A. M. & Harshfield, G. A., Jan 1 2008, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 29, 1, p. 102-107 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Relationships of cardiovascular phenotypes with healthy weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight in US youths

Zhu, H., Yan, W., Ge, D., Treiber, F. A., Harshfield, G. A., Kapuku, G., Snieder, H. & Dong, Y., Jan 1 2008, In : Pediatrics. 121, 1, p. 115-122 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2007

Cardiovascular Characteristics in American Youth With Prehypertension

Zhu, H., Yan, W., Ge, D., Treiber, F. A., Harshfield, G. A., Kapuku, K. G., Snieder, H. & Dong, Y., Oct 1 2007, In : American journal of hypertension. 20, 10, p. 1051-1057 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Heritability of Arterial Stiffness in Black and White American Youth and Young Adults

Ge, D., Young, T. W., Wang, X., Kapuku, K. G., Treiber, F. A. & Snieder, H., Oct 1 2007, In : American Journal of Hypertension. 20, 10, p. 1065-1072 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Relationship of visceral adiposity to cardiovascular disease risk factors in black and white teens

Gutin, B., Johnson, M. H., Humphries, M. C., Hatfield-Laube, J. L., Kapuku, K. G., Allison, J. D., Gower, B. A., Daniels, S. R. & Barbeau, P., Apr 1 2007, In : Obesity. 15, 4, p. 1029-1035 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

The association of race and sex to the pressure natriuresis response to stress

Harshfield, G. A., Hanevold, C., Kapuku, K. G., Dong, Y., Castles, M. E. & Ludwig, D. A., Jun 1 2007, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 17, 3, p. 498-502 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Vascular endothelium summary statement II: Cardiovascular disease prevention and control

Mensah, G. A., Ryan, U. S., Hooper, W. C., Engelgau, M. M., Callow, A. D., Kapuku, G. K. & Mantovani, A., May 2007, In : Vascular Pharmacology. 46, 5 SPEC. ISS., p. 318-320 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2006

Early markers of cardiovascular disease

Kapuku, K. G., Harshfield, G. A., Davis, H. C. & Treiber, F. A., Nov 1 2006, In : Vascular Pharmacology. 45, 5, p. 277-280 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2004

Correlates of femoral artery flow mediated dilation in a multi-ethnic sample of 12- to 26-year-olds

Hartley, B., Treiber, F. A., Ludwig, D. & Kapuku, K. G., Mar 1 2004, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 14, 2, p. 227-232 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Gender influences endothelial-dependent arterial dilatation via arterial size in youth

Kapuku, G. K., Treiber, F. A., Hartley, B. & Ludwig, D. A., Jun 2004, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 327, 6, p. 305-309 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2003

Adiposity Is Related to Gender Differences in Impaired Stress-Induced Pressure Natriuresis

Harshfield, G. A., Wilson, M. E., McLeod, K., Hanevold, C., Kapuku, G. K., Mackey, L., Gillis, D. & Edmonds, L., Dec 1 2003, In : Hypertension. 42, 6, p. 1082-1086 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Cardiovascular reactivity and development of preclinical and clinical disease states

Treiber, F. A., Kamarck, T., Schneiderman, N., Sheffield, D., Kapuku, G. & Taylor, T., Jan 1 2003, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 65, 1, p. 46-62 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

474 Scopus citations

Differential influence of family history of hypertension and premature myocardial infarction on systolic blood pressure and left ventricular mass trajectories in youth

Dekkers, J. C., Treiber, F. A., Kapuku, G. & Snieder, H., Jun 1 2003, In : Pediatrics. 111, 6 I, p. 1387-1393 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2002

A longitudinal study of ethnic differences in ambulatory blood pressure patterns in youth

Harshfield, G. A., Treiber, F. A., Wilson, M. E., Kapuku, G. K. & Davis, H. C., Jun 17 2002, In : American journal of hypertension. 15, 6, p. 525-530 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Growth of left ventricular mass in African American and European American Youth

Dekkers, C., Treiber, F. A., Kapuku, G., Van Den Oord, E. J. C. G. & Snieder, H., Jun 3 2002, In : Hypertension. 39, 5, p. 943-951 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Impaired stress-induced pressure natriuresis increases cardiovascular load in African American youths

Harshfield, G. A., Wilson, M. E., Hanevold, C., Kapuku, G. K., Mackey, L., Gillis, D. & Treiber, F. A., Oct 1 2002, In : American journal of hypertension. 15, 10 I, p. 903-906 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Impaired stress-induced pressure natriuresis is related to left ventricle structure in blacks

Harshfield, G. A., Treiber, F. A., Davis, H. & Kapuku, G. K., May 6 2002, In : Hypertension. 39, 4, p. 844-847 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Insulin resistance syndrome and left ventricular mass in healthy young people

Davis, C. L., Kapuku, G., Snieder, H., Kumar, M. & Treiber, F. A., Jan 1 2002, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 324, 2, p. 72-75 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Left ventricular structure and function in obese adolescents: relations to cardiovascular fitness, percent body fat, and visceral adiposity, and effects of physical training.

Mitchell, B. M., Gutin, B., Kapuku, G., Barbeau, P., Humphries, M. C., Owens, S., Vemulapalli, S. & Allison, J., May 2002, In : Pediatrics. 109, 5, p. E73-73

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
35 Scopus citations

Plasma endothelin-1 release during acute stress: Role of ethnicity and sex

Treiber, F. A., Kapuku, G. K., Davis, H., Pollock, J. S. & Pollock, D. M., Sep 1 2002, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 64, 5, p. 707-713 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Relationships among socioeconomic status, stress induced changes in cortisol, and blood pressure in African American males

Kapuku, G. K., Treiber, F. A. & Davis, H. C., Jan 1 2002, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 24, 4, p. 320-325 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations
2001

Cardioprotective effects of ramipril and losartan in right ventricular pressure overload in the rabbit: Importance of kinins and influence on angiotensin II type 1 receptor signaling pathway

Rouleau, J. L., Kapuku, G., Pelletier, S., Gosselin, H., Adam, A., Gagnon, C., Lambert, C. & Meloche, S., Aug 21 2001, In : Circulation. 104, 8, p. 939-944 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Cardiovascular (CV) responsivity and recovery to acute stress and future CV functioning in youth with family histories of CV disease: A 4-year longitudinal study

Treiber, F. A., Musante, L., Kapuku, G., Davis, C., Litaker, M. & Davis, H., Mar 10 2001, In : International Journal of Psychophysiology. 41, 1, p. 65-74 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Family history of hypertension and left ventricular mass in youth: Possible mediating parameters

Cook, B. B., Treiber, F. A., Mensah, G., Jindal, M., Davis, H. C. & Kapuku, K. G., May 3 2001, In : American journal of hypertension. 14, 4 I, p. 351-356 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations