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Presentations & Abstracts - 2010

(KCOM faculty are listed in bold font; staff and students are identified in brackets)

Adatia NA [student], Sargentini NJ. Genetic Control of Recombinational Repair in UV and X-irradiated Escherichia coli K-12. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Bubel J [student], Hovorka M [staff], Middlemas D. Changes in Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor Levels during Antidepressant Drug-enhanced Neurogenesis. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Budine TE [student], Chamberlain N, Singh V, Walston TD. C. elegans as a Model for S. aureus Virulence. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Carlson CG, McCarthy L, Bruemmer K, Sesti J, Stefanski C, Curtis H, Ucran J. The effect of a soluble activin receptor type IIB on whole body tension in mdx mice is improved by co-administration of an NF-kappaB inhibitor. Abstract presented at: Neuroscience 2010 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience; November 13-17, 2010; San Diego, CA.

 

Cox JL, Ramaraj P. Effect of mifepristone (RU-486) on in-vitro melanoma cell growth and viability Mol. Biol. Cell  21 (supplement) Abstract no. 655, December  2010; Poster presented at: 50th annual Society for Cell Biology meeting, Philadelphia, Dec 10-15, 2010

 

Davenport KL [student], Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; A Rat Model for Studies on Pain Relief from Ankle Injury; Undergraduate American Academy of Osteopathy (UAAO) Convocation; Pelvis and Sacrum: Where It All Comes Together; Colorado Springs, CO; March 17-21, 2010.

 

Draper BA [student], Johnson JC, Fossum C, Chamberlain NR. Assessing Medical Student Beliefs about Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment at Four Osteopathic Medical Schools. The Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine; North Bethesda, MD; April 7-10, 2010.

 

Engelbrecht MA [student], Sexton WL, Sargentini NJ, Taylor MG. Effects of pH, Citrate, and Phosphate on Bacterial Growth to Model Skin Infection. Presented at: 54th Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 24-26, 2010; San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(8):466.

 

Guy MS [student], Sandhu SK [student], Gowdy JM [student], Cartier CC [student], Adams JH; Incidence and Potential Consequences of the Axillary Arch Muscle as Observed by Shoulder MRI; Ohio Osteopathic Association and Center for Osteopathic Research and Education Poster Exhibition; Columbus, OH; May 1, 2010.

 

Hadley ML, Rudolf J, Dale PS, Ruhlen R. Vitamin D and Celecoxib in the Prevention of Breast Cancer. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Hall RE, Zheng Y, Purcell ES. Does Alpha Stim® Enhance Vagal Tone? Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Hovorka M [staff], Bubel J [student], Middlemas D. Chronic Fluoxetine Treatment Increases Neurogenesis in an Adolescent Rat Model. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Losee J [student], Smith TJ [student], Sexton WL. Influence of Fluvastatin Treatment on Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function and Blood Flow in the Rat. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Losee J [student], Smith TJ [student], Sexton WL. Influence of Fluvastatin Treatment on Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function and Blood Flow in the Rat. (poster presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S92, June 1-5, 2010.

 

Quinn NR [student], White RD [student], Chang Y. Effect of Simvastatin on Vascular Induced Neointimal Formation. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Parker JD [student], Taylor MG, Sexton WL, Nichols TM, Murahata RI. Effect of pH, Citrate, and EDTA on Pancreatic Lipase Activity in Vitro. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(1):31

 

Purcell ES, Urlakis M and Shaffer F. Physiological and Emotional Effects of Resonant Diaphragmatic Breathing. Presented at the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback; 41st annual meeting; San Diego, CA; March 25-27, 2010.

 

Rachakatla RS, Balivada S, Seo G-M, Pyle M, Troyer DL. Neural Stem Cells Loaded with Magnetic Nanoparticles and Electromagnetic Hyperthermia Decreased the Tumor Burden in Tumor Bearing Mice. Presented at: New York Stem Cell Foundation's Fifth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference; New York, NY; October 12-13, 2010.

 

Ramachandra R [post-doc], McGrew S, Blais K [student], Yaroskyy V, Elmslie KS. Voltage-dependent Sodium Channels that Mediate Excitability of Muscle Afferents that Generate the Exercise Pressor Reflex. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Ramaraj P, Artaza JN, Sinha-Hikim I, Taylor WE. Effect of Androstenedione on adipogenesis in an in-vitro bioassay using mouse mesenchymal multipotent C3H 10T1/2 cells; Endocrine Reviews, vol.31, No.(3), June 2010 supplement-1; Poster presentation   at the 92nd annual endocrine society meeting, San Diego, June 19-22, 2010

 

Ramaraj P, Cox JL. Effect of Mifepristone (RU-486) on In-vitro Melanoma Cell Growth and Viability. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Richardson NC [student], Sargentini NJ, Singh VK, Stuart MK; Production of Monoclonal Antibodies to the Escherichia coli DNA Repair Protein, RadA/Sms (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; May 23-27, 2010; San Diego, CA.

 

Sargentini NJ, Hudman DA [staff]. DNA Repair Mutations in Escherichia coli Reduce Survival following Treatment with Antibiotics (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; San Diego, CA; May 23-27, 2010

 

Sexton, WL. Session Chair for "Blood Flow Restriction" at 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010.

 

Singh VK, Singh K [student]. Physiological Characterization of the LytM Protein in
Staphylococcus aureus (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; San Diego, CA; May 23-27, 2010.

 

Singh K [student], Singh VK. Significance of Four Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases in

Staphylococcus aureus (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; San Diego, CA; May 23-27, 2010.

 

Smith TJ [student], Sexton WL. Contractile Function during Acute Ischemia and Reperfusion in Rat Skeletal Muscle. (poster presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S263, 2010.

 

Smith TJ [student], Sexton WL. Contractile Function during Acute Ischemia and Reperfusion in Rat Skeletal Muscle. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Snider EJ, Davenport KL [student], Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; Manual Therapy of the Knee Improves Running in Rat Model for Acute Ankle Injury. Poster presented at: 13th World Congress on Pain; Montreal, Canada; August 29-September 2, 2010

 

Snider EJ*, Snider KT, Halma KD, Fossum C, Fryer G, Yang Q, Mueller G, Bluml EM [student], Purcell E. Differential Effects of Suboccipital Inhibition and Fourth Ventricle Compression on Heart Rate Variability: Evidence for Bi-directional Modulation of Autonomic Tone. Poster and oral presentation at: 54th Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 24-26, 2010; San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(8):450-451.

 

Snider KT, Snider EJ, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Kribs JW. Palpatory Accuracy of Lumbar Spinous Processes using Multiple Bony Landmarks. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Stachler S [student], Musso M [student], Sexton WL. Skeletal Muscle PO2 and Contractile Function during and after Femoral Artery Occlusion: Impact of Nitric Oxide Synthase Inhibition. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Stuart MK, Richardson NC [student], Hiatt JL [student], Singh VK, Sargentini NJ. Analysis of Proteins that Co-precipitate with RadA/Sms in X-irradiated Escherichia coli. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Thompson J [student], Cox J. Comparison of Migration and Flattening between rhoA and cystatin C Overexpressing Tumor Cells. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

White RD [student], Quinn NR [student], Chang Y. Development of Suitable Sample Lysis Buffers for Use in ELISA. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Whitman JK [student], Fleschner CR, Stuart MK; Isolation of a Ganglioside Unique to the Water-Insoluble Fraction of Ocular Lens; Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting; Fort Lauderdale, FL; May 2-6, 2010

 

Wilson CL [student], Baer RW; The Role of Caspase-8 in Basal and Stimulated Melanoma Migration; 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology; Philadelphia, PA; December 11-15, 2010.

 

Wilson CL [student], Baer RW. The Role of Caspase-8 in Basal and Stimulated Melanoma Migration. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Worthington B [student], Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Ruhlen R, Sargentini NJ, Snider EJ. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment in a Rat Model for Ankle Joint Injury. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Worthington BD [student], Sexton WL, Peterson DF. Regional Distribution of Cardiac Output During Post-exercise Hypotension in the Rat. (slide presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S534, 2010.

 

Yarotskyy V, Elmslie KS. Interference Between Two Modulators of N-type (CaV2.2) Calcium Channel Gating Charge Movement. Presented at: Biophysical Society 54th Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA; February 20-24, 2010