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Publications Involving Graduate Students

Reyes L, Philips P, Wolfe B, Walkenhorst M [student], Progulske-Fox A, Brown M.  Porphyromonas gingivalis and adverse pregnancy outcome. Journal of Oral Microbiology, 2018,10(1). Epub [ahead of print] 2017 Sep 13.

McDaniel D, Tilton E, Dominick K, Flory K [student], Ernest T, Johnson JC, Main DC, Kondrashov P. Histological Characteristics of Knee Menisci in Patients with Osteoarthritis. Clin Anat. 2017 May 19. doi: 10.1002/ca.22920. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Stuart MK, Hudman DA, Nachtrab SN [student], Hiatt JL [student], Seo J, Pullen SJ [student], Sargentini NJ. Fine epitope mapping of monoclonal antibodies to the DNA repair protein, RadA. Monoclon Antib Immunodiagn Immunother. 2017 Jun;36(3):83-94. doi: 10.1089/mab.2017.0021. Epub 2017 Jun 5. PubMed

Zhao C [student], Syed H [student], Hassan SS, Singh VK, Ahmad Z. Functional importance of αIle-346 and αIle-348 in the catalytic sites of Escherichia coli ATP synthase. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2016Jan 14; 592;27-37. pii: S0003-9861(16)30009-1. doi:10.1016/ [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Govro EJ [student], Stuart MK. Cytokine response of human THP-1 macrophages to
Trichomonas tenax. Exp Parasitol. 2016 Aug 5;169:77-80. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2016.07.011. PubMed

Sargentini NJ, Gularte NP [student], Hudman DA. Screen for genes involved in radiation survival of Escherichia coli and construction of a reference database. Mutat Res. 2016 Nov - Dec;793-794:1-14. PubMed

Liu M [student], Amini A [student], Ahmad Z. Safranal and its analogs inhibit Escherichia coli ATP synthase and cell growth. Int J Biol Macromol. 2016 Nov 16. pii:S0141-8130(16)31927-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2016.11.038. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Cox JL, McIntire S [student]. The effects of cystatin C construct clones on B16F10 in vitro cell behavior. J Mol Biochem. 2016;5(1):4-11. Link.

Springer MT [student], Singh VK, Cheung AL, Donegan NP, Chamberlain NR. Effect of clpP and clpC deletion on persister cell number in Staphylococcus aureus. J Med Microbiol. 2016 Aug;65(8):848-57. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.000304. PubMed.

Coffey J [student], Choudhry M [student], Shlossman M, Makin I, Singh VK. Multiplex real-time PCR detection and relative quantification of periodontal pathogens. 2016Clinical and Experimental Dental Research 2016 Aug 11;2(3):185-192. PubMed

Boehm KE [student], Kondrashov P. Distribution of Neuron Cell Bodies in the Intraspinal Portion of the Spinal Accessory Nerve in Humans. Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2015 Oct 17.doi: 10.1002/ar.23279. [Epub ahead of print] 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

Baum KR (student), Ahmad Z, Singh VK. Regulation of Expression of Oxacillin-Inducible Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Microbiol. 2015;2015:617925. doi: 10.1155/2015/617925. Epub 2015 Sep 21. PubMed

Singh VK, Vaish M, Johansson TR [student], Baum KR [student], Ring RP [student], Singh S, Shukla SK, Moskovitz J. Significance of Four Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases in Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS One. 2015 Feb 13;10(2):e0117594. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0117594. eCollection 2015.PubMed

Leder DC [student], Brown JR, Ramaraj P. In-vitro rescue and recovery studies of human melanoma (BLM) cell growth, adhesion and migration functions after treatment with progesterone. Int J Clin Exp Med 2015;8(8):12275-12285. PubMed

Luo S, Zhangsun D, Harvey PJ, Kaas Q, Wu Y, Zhu X, Hu Y, Li X, Tsetlin VI, Christensen S, Romero HK, McIntyre M, Dowell C, Baxter JC [student], Elmslie KS, Craik DJ, McIntosh JM. Cloning, synthesis, and characterization of αO-conotoxin GeXIVA, a potent α9α10 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor antagonist. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jul 28;112(30):E4026-35. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1503617112. Epub 2015 Jul 13. PubMed

Wright AB [student], Norimatsu Y, McIntosh JM, Elmslie KS. Limited efficacy of α-conopeptides, Vc1.1 and RgIA, to inhibit sensory neuron CaV current. eNeuro. 2015;2(1). PubMed

Holdaway BB (student), Moody JD (student), Brooks LF (student), Fu M, Kolattukudy P, Chang Y. MCPIP1 Deficiency Increases Insulin Sensitivity but Impairs Hepatic Insulin Signal Transduction in Mice. Jacobs J Diabetes Endocrinol. 2015 Nov 1(1). Paper

Priest SM [student], Geisbuhler TP. Injectable sodium pentobarbital: Stability at room temperature. J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods. 2015 Jul 31;76:38-42. doi: 10.1016/j.vascn.2015.07.012. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Baxter JC [student], Ramachandra R, 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

Whitman JK [student], Alviar AF [student], Fleschner CR, Stuart MK. Monoclonal antibody 10A5 recognizes an antigen unique to the water-insoluble 25/45 membrane fraction of the rat ocular lens. SpringerPlus 2013 Oct 2;2:500;13pp. doi:10.1186/2193-1801-2-500. PubMed

Ruhlen RL, Snider EJ, Sargentini NJ, Worthington BD [Student],Singh VK, Pazdernik VM, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. Influence of Manual Therapy on Functional Mobility After Joint Injury in a Rat Model. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2013 Oct;113(10):738-752. PubMed

Ramachandra R, McGrew SY, Baxter JC [student], Howard JR [student], Elmslie KS. NaV1.8 channels are expressed in large, as well as small, diameter sensory afferent neurons. Channels (Austin). 2013Jan 1;7(1):34-7. doi: 10.4161/chan.22445. Epub 2012 Oct 12. PubMed

Dood KP [Student], Frey AD [Student], Geisbuhler TP. The effect of hawthorn extract on coronary flow.  J Evidence-Based Comp Alt Med (JEBCAM) 18: 257-267 (published online ahead of print June 13, 2013: doi:10.1177/2156587213491428). Link

White R, Holdaway BB [student], Moody JD [student], Chang Y. Chronic caffeine administration attenuates vascular injury-induced neointimal hyperplasia in rats. J Caffeine Res. 2013 Dec;3(4):163-168. PubMed

Stuart MK, Richardson NC [student], Singh VK, Sargentini NJ. Monoclonal Antibodies Against RadA/Sms Protein. Hybridoma (Larchmt). 2012 Feb;31(1):75. PubMed

Richardson NC [student], Sargentini NJ, Singh VK, Stuart MK. Monoclonal antibodies against the Escherichia coli DNA repair protein RadA/Sms. Hybridoma (Larchmt). 2012 Feb;31(1):25-31. PubMed

Singh VK, Syring M [student], Singh A, Singhal K [student], Dalecki A, Johansson T [student]. An insight into the significance of the DnaK heat shock system in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol. 2012 Nov;302(6):242-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2012.05.001. Epub 2012 Jun 28. PubMed

Ramachandra R, McGrew SY, Baxter JC [student], Kiveric E, Elmslie KS. Tetrodotoxin-resistant voltage-dependent sodium channels in identified muscle afferent neurons. J Neurophysiol. 2012Oct;108(8):2230-41. doi: 10.1152/jn.00219.2012. Epub 2012 Aug 1. PubMed

Worthington BD [student],Ruhlen RL, Snider EJ, Johnson JC,Singh VK, Sargentini NJ. A rat model of ankle injury to test efficacy of manual treatment for pain relief. J Am Osteopath AssocJanuary 1, 2012;112(1)1 44-5. PubMed

Dowling S, Cox J, Cenedella RJ. Inhibition of fatty acid synthase by orlistat accelerates gastric tumor cell apoptosis in culture and increases survival rates in gastric tumor bearing mice in vivo. Lipids. 2009 Jun;44(6):489-98. Epub 2009 Apr 21. PubMed

Howell T, Ray A, Head J. Dentists' perceptions of undergraduate pediatric dental training in children with attention span disorders. J Ariz Dent Assoc. 2011 June-July;25(11):18-9.

Molloy SS, Nichols TR, Sexton WL, Murahata RI. Validity and reliability of a pad test model using a simulated urine leak and healthy continent females. Urol Nurs. 2007 Aug;27(4):300-4 PubMed

Mont MR, Carlson CG, Geisbuhler TP. Resting Ca2+ influx does not contribute to anoxia-induced cell death in adult rat cardiac myocytes. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2009 May;87(5):360-70. PubMed

Shapiro JA, Nguyen VL, Chamberlain NR. Evidence for persisters in Staphylococcus epidermidis RP62a planktonic cultures and biofilms. J Med Microbiol. 2011 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Singh VK, Utaida S, Jackson LS, Jayaswal RK, Wilkinson BJ, Chamberlain NR. Role for dnaK locus in tolerance of multiple stresses in Staphylococcus aureus. Microbiology. 2007 Sep;153(Pt 9):3162-73 PubMed

Van Meter KE, Stuart MK. A monoclonal antibody that inhibits translation in Sf21 cell lysates is specific for glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. 2008 Oct 10;69(3):107-117 PubMed

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