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Publications - 2014

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


Ahmad Z, Winjobi M [student], Kabir MA. Significance of αThr-349 in the catalytic sites of Escherichia coli ATP synthase. Biochemistry. 2014 Dec 2;53(47):7376-85. doi: 10.1021/bi5013063. Epub 2014 Nov 17 PubMed


Ahmad Z, Cox JL. ATP Synthase: The Right Size Base Model for Nanomotors in Nanomedicine. ScientificWorldJournal. 2014 Jan 29;2014:567398. eCollection 2014. Review. PubMed


Baxter JC [student], Ramachandra R [post-doc], Mayne DR [student], Elmslie KS. Functional Expression of α7 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors by Muscle Afferent Neurons. J Neurophysiol. 2014 Jun 25; 112:1549-1558. pii: jn.00035.2014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed


Bierman HS, Thornton JL, Jones HG, Koka K, Young BA, Brandt C, Christensen-Dalsgaard J, Carr CE, Tollin DJ. Biophysics of directional hearing in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis). J Exp Biol. 2014 Apr 1;217(Pt 7):1094-107. doi: 10.1242/jeb.092866. PubMed


Buraei Z, Lee HK, Elmslie KS. Single channel measurements demonstrate the voltage dependence of permeation through N-type and L-type CaV channels. Channels (Austin). 2015 Jan 2;9(1):50-5. doi: 10.4161/19336950.2014.991606. PubMed


Buraei Z, Liang H, Elmslie KS. Voltage control of Ca2+ permeation through N-type calcium (CaV2.2) channels. J Gen Physiol. 2014 Sep;144(3):207-20. doi:10.1085/jgp.201411201. Epub 2014 Aug 11. PubMed


Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Fossum C, Andicochea CT [student], Stuart MK. Changes in cytokines, sensory tests, and self-reported pain levels after manual treatment of low back pain. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2014 Dec 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed


Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Gross SR, Hagan C, Lund G, Curry WJ. Preliminary Findings on the Use of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: Outcomes During the Formation of the Practice-Based Research Network, DO-Touch.NET. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Mar;114(3):154-70. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.033. PubMed


Kondrashov P, Johnson JC, Boehm K [student], Rice D [student], Kondrashova T. Impact of the clinical ultrasound elective course on retention of anatomical knowledge by second-year medical students in preparation for board exams. Clin Anat. 2015 Mar;28(2):156-63. doi: 10.1002/ca.22494. Epub 2014 Dec 22. PubMed


Lapinski J [student], Sexton PS. Acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients, attitudes about their treatment, and related medical knowledge among osteopathic medical students. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Oct;114(10)788-96. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.153.


Lapinski J [student], Sexton P. Still in the closet: the invisible minority in medical education. BMC Med Educ. 2014 Aug 15;14:171. doi: 10.1186/1472-6920-14-171. PubMed


Lee MC, Franco M, Vargas DM, Hudman DA [staff], White SJ, Fowler RG, Sargentini NJ. A ΔdinB mutation that sensitizes Escherichia coli to the lethal effects of UV- and X-radiation. Mutat Res. 2014 Mar 20;763-764C:19-27. doi:10.1016/j.mrfmmm. 2014.03.003. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed


Martin JL [student], Ishmukhametov R [student], Hornung T [student], Ahmad Z, Frasch WD. Anatomy of F1-ATPase powered rotation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Mar 11;111(10):3715-20. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1317784111. Epub 2014 Feb 24. PubMed


Mayhew JL, Jacques JA, Mann JB, Brechue WF. Reliability of the NFL-225 and 3-repetition maximum test in college football players. J Athl Enhancement 2014, 3:3 Paper


Moran AR, Norimatsu Y, Dawson DC, Macdonald KD. Aqueous cigarette smoke extract induces a voltage-dependent inhibition of CFTR expressed in Xenopus oocytes. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2014 Feb;306(3):L284-91. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00163.2013. Epub 2013 Dec 6. PubMed


Most M, Grace MK, Young BA. Terrestrial locomotion in the marine filesnake, Acrochordus granulatus (Schneider, 1799). Hamadryad 2014, 36:81-87.


Pantrangi M, Singh VK, Shukla SK. Regulation of Staphylococcal Superantigen-Like Gene, ssl8 Expression in Staphylococcus aureus strain, RN6390. Clin Med Res. 2015 Jun 4. pii: cmr.2014.1226. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed


Ramaraj P, Cox JL. In vitro effect of progesterone on human melanoma (BLM) cell growth. Int J Clin Exp Med. 2014 Nov 15;7(11):3941-53. eCollection 2014. PubMed. Paper


Ramaraj P, Cox J. In-vitro effect of sex steroids on mouse melanoma (B16F10) cell growth. CellBio, 2014. 3(2):60-71. doi: 10.4236/cellbio.2014.32007 Paper


Reese EA, Norimatsu Y, Grandy MS, Suchland KL, Bunzow JR, Grandy DK. Exploring the Determinants of Trace Amine-Associated Receptor 1's Functional Selectivity for the Stereoisomers of Amphetamine and Methamphetamine. J Med Chem. 2014 Jan 23;57(2):378-90. doi: 10.1021/jm401316v. Epub 2014 Jan 7. PubMed


Ruhlen R, Marberry K. The chondrocyte primary cilium. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2014 Aug;22(8):1071-6. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2014.05.011. Epub 2014 May 29. PubMed


Ruhlen RL, Singh VK, Pazdernik VK, Towns LC, Snider EJ, Sargentini NJ, Degenhardt BF. Changes in rat spinal cord gene expression after inflammatory hyperalgesia of the joint and manual therapy. JAOA 114(10) J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Oct;114(10):768-76. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.151. PubMed


Singh VK. Lack of a functional methionine sulfoxide reductase (MsrB) increases oxacillin and H2O2 stress resistance and enhances pigmentation in Staphylococcus aureus. Can J Microbiol. 2014 Sep;60(9):625-8. doi: 10.1139/cjm-2014-0360. Epub 2014 Aug 18. PubMed


Singh VK. High level expression and purification of Atl, the major autolytic protein of Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Microbiol. 2014;2014:615965. doi: 10.1155/2014/615965. Epub 2014 Jan 19. PubMed


Snider EJ, Pamperin K, Johnson JC, Shurtz NR, Degenhardt BF. Assessing palpation thresholds of osteopathic medical students using static models of the lumbar spine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jun;114(6):460-9. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.096. PubMed


Snider KT, Johnson JC. Professionalism score and academic performance in osteopathic medical students. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Nov;114(11):850-9. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.171. PubMed


Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ, Burton DC. Association of low back pain, somatic dysfunction, and lumbar bone mineral density: reproducibility of findings. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 May;114(5):356-67. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.073. PubMed


Snider KT, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF, Snider EJ. The persistence of lumbar somatic dysfunction and its association with bone mineral density. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jan;114(1):8-20. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.003. PubMed


Takeshima N, Shimada K, Islam MM, Kanehisa H, Ishida Y, Brechue WF. Progressive, Site-Specific Loss of Muscle Mass in Older, Frail Nursing Home Residents. J Aging Phys Act. 2015 Jul;23(3):452-9. doi: 10.1123/japa.2014-0055. Epub 2014 Nov 11. PubMed


Yost MG, Johnson JC, Johns MM 3rd, Burchett KD. Burnout among osteopathic otolaryngology residents: identification during formative training years. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Aug;114(8):632-41. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.128. PubMed


Books, Book Chapters, Reviews Return to top

Young BA, Mathevon N, Tang Y. 2014. Reptile auditory neuroethology: What do reptiles do with their hearing. In: Insights from Comparative Hearing Research, Springer Handbook for Auditory Research (R. Fay, C. Koppel, G. Manley, A. Popper, eds.) Springer, New York. 49: 323 – 346.


Zegarra-Parodi R, Snider EJ, Park PY [student], Degenhardt BF. Laser Doppler Flowmetry in Manual Medicine Research. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Dec;114(12):908-917. Review. PubMed


Zegarra-Parodi R, Park PY [student], Heath DM, Makin IR, Degenhardt BF, Roustit M. Assessment of skin blood flow following spinal manual therapy: A systematic review. Man Ther. 2014 Sep 10. pii: S1356-689X(14)00177-5. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2014.08.011. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed
Other Scholarly Publications Return to top

Danto JB. Moving from EBM to EBOM: an osteopathic perspective on evidence-based medicine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Apr;114(4):235-6. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.047. PubMed


Gevitz N. From "Doctor of Osteopathy" to "Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine": a title change in the push for equality. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jun;114(6):486-97. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.099. PubMed


Gevitz N. The 'little m.d.' or the 'big D.O.': the path to the California merger. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 May;114(5):390-402. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.076. PubMed


Gevitz N. The "doctor of osteopathy": expanding the scope of practice. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Mar;114(3):200-12. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2014.038. PubMed


Gevitz N. The "diplomate in osteopathy": from "school of bones" to "school of  medicine". J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Feb;114(2):114-24. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.025. PubMed


Gevitz N.A degree of difference: the origins of osteopathy and first use of the "DO" designation. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014 Jan;114(1):30-40. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.005. PubMed


Lapinski J [student], Schoenfuss A [student], Tate M [student], Sexton PS. Is this what you expected? First-years’ candid thoughts on med school. The DO. Oct 3, 2014: online. Article