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Scientific Publications 2017-2018

Papers Published or in Press from 2017-2018


  1. Martínez O, Bravo Cruz A, Santos S, Ramírez M, Miranda E, Shisler J, Otero M. Vaccination with a codon-optimized A27L-containing plasmid decreases virus replication and dissemination after vaccinia virus challenge. Vaccine. 2017 Oct 20;35(44):6007-6014. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.05.091. Epub 2017 Jun 16. PubMed PMID: 28629922.

  2. Colón-Cruz L, Kristofco L, Crooke-Rosado J, Acevedo A, Torrado A, Brooks BW, Sosa MA, Behra M. Alterations of larval photo- dependent swimming responses (PDR): New endpoints for rapid and diagnostic screening of aquatic contamination. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2017 Sep 18;147:670-680. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2017.09.018. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28934711. [Epub ahead of print]

  3. Colón JM, González PA, Cajigas Á, Maldonado WI, Torrado AI, Santiago JM, Salgado IK, Miranda JD. Continuous tamoxifen delivery improves locomotor recovery 6h after spinal cord injury by neuronal and glial mechanisms in male rats. Exp Neurol. 2017 Oct 13;299(Pt A):109-121. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2017.10.006. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29037533. [Epub ahead of print]

  4. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Scott SA, Tomey MI, Melin K, Lopez- Candales A, Buckley CE, Duconge J. Clinical determinants of clopidogrel responsiveness in a heterogeneous cohort of Puerto Rican Hispanics. Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis. 2017 Sep;11(9):235- 241. doi: 10.1177/1753944717718718. Epub 2017 Jul 4. PubMed PMID: 28675986; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5555769.

  5. Banna J, Campos M, Gibby C, Graulau RE, Meléndez M, Reyes A, Lee JE, Palacios C. Multi-site trial using short mobile messages (SMS) to improve infant weight in low-income minorities: Development, implementation, lessons learned and future applications. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Nov;62:56-60. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2017.08.011. Epub 2017 Aug 19. PubMed PMID:28827160; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5641256.

  6. Lozada-Delgado EL, Grafals-Ruiz N, Vivas-Mejía PE. RNA interference for glioblastoma therapy: Innovation ladder from the bench to clinical trials. Life Sci. 2017 Nov 1;188:26-36. doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2017.08.027. Epub 2017 Aug 31. Review. PubMed PMID: 28864225; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5617340.

  7. Gerena Y, Lozada JG, Collazo BJ, Méndez-Álvarez J, Méndez- Estrada J, De Mello WC. Losartan counteracts the effects of cardiomyocyte swelling on glucose uptake and insulin receptor substrate-1 levels. Peptides. 2017 Oct;96:38-43. doi: 10.1016/j.peptides.2017.09.006. Epub 2017 Sep 7. PubMed PMID: 28889965; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5618797.

  8. Hampel S, McKellar CE, Simpson JH, Seeds AM. Simultaneous activation of parallel sensory pathways promotes a grooming sequence in Drosophila. Elife. 2017 Sep 9;6. pii: e28804. doi: 10.7554/eLife.28804. PubMed PMID: 28887878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5614557.

  9. Jang S, Javadov S. Association between ROS production, swelling and the respirasome integrity in cardiac mitochondria. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2017 Sep 15;630:1-8. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2017 Jul 20. PubMed PMID: 28736227; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5568452.


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