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Dr. Cristina Palacios

Palacios C, Daniel CR, Tirado-Gómez M, Gonzalez-Mercado V, Vallejo L, Lozada J, Ortiz A, Hughes DC, Basen-Engquist K. Dietary Patterns in Puerto Rican and Mexican-American Breast Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study. J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Apr;19(2):341-348. doi: 10.1007/s10903-016-0398-y. PubMed PMID: 26984227; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5026865.
Palacios C, Rivas-Tumanyan S, Santiago-Rodríguez EJ, Sinigaglia O, Ríos EM, Campos M, Diaz B, Willett W. A Semi-Quantitative Food Frequency Questionnaire Validated in Hispanic Infants and Toddlers Aged 0 to 24 Months. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2017 Apr;117(4):526-535.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2016.12.010. Epub 2017 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 28188114; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5382983.


Dr. Carlos A. Torres-Ramos 

Ballista-Hernandez J, Martinez-Ferrer M, Velez R, Climent C, Sanchez-Vazquez
MM, Torres C, Rodriguez-Munoz A, Ayala-Pena S, Torres-Ramos CA. Mitochondrial DNA Integrity is Maintained by APE1 in Carcinogen-induced Colorectal Cancer. Mol
Cancer Res. 2017 Mar 30. pii: molcanres.0218.2016. doi: 10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-16-0218. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28360037.




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