Publications 2002-2003

Papers Published or in Press

  1. Agrait EM, Levy D, Gil M, Singh GD. Repositioning an Inverted Maxillary Central Incisor Using a Combination of Replantation and Orthodontic Movement: A Clinical Case Report. Pediatr Dent. 25(2):157-60; 2003.
  2. Alegría M, Canino G, Ríos R, Vera M, Calderón J, Rusch D, Ortega AN. Inequalities in Use of Specialty Mental Health Services Among Latinos, African Americans, and Non-Latino Whites.Psychiatr Serv. 53(12):1547-55; 2002.
  3. Bardeguez AD, Shapiro DE, Mofenson LM, Coombs R, Frenkel LM, Fowler MG, Huang S, Sperling RS, Cunningham B, Gandía J, Maupin R, Zorrilla CD, Jone T, O'Sullivan MJ, and Pediatrics AIDS Clinical Trials Group 288 Protocol Team. Effect of Cessation of Zidovudine Prophylaxis to Reduce Vertical Transmission on Maternal HIV Disease Progression and Survival. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 1;32(2):170-81; 2003.
  4. Baron AT, Cora EM, Lafky JM, Boardman CH, Buenafe MC, Rademaker A, Liu D, Fishman DA, Podratz KC, Maihle NJ. Soluble Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (sEGFR/sErbB1) as a Potential Risk, Screening, and Diagnostic Serum Biomarker of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 12(2):103-13; 2003.
  5. Canino G, Shrout PE, Alegría M, Rubio-Stipec M, Chávez LM, Ribera JC, Bravo M, Bauermeister JJ, Fabregas LM, Horwitz S, Martínez Taboas A. Methodological Challenges in Assessing Children's Mental Health Services Utilization. Ment Health Serv Res. 4(2):97-107; 2002.
  6. *Crespo MJ, Moreta S, González J. Cardiovascular Deterioration in STZ-Diabetic Rats: Possible Role of Vascular RAS. Pharmacology. 68(1):1-8; 2003.
  7. *De Jesús-Berríos M, Rodríguez-del Valle N. Expression of a Pho85 Cyclin-Dependent Kinase is Repressed During the Dimorphic Transition in Sporothrix Schenckii.Fungal Genet Biol. 37(1):39-48; 2002.
  8. De Mello WC. Aldosterone Modulates the Effect of Angiotensin II on the Electrical Properties of Rat Heart. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 40(1):90-5; 2002.
  9. Dominguez KL, Lindegren ML, D'Almada PJ, Peters VB, Frederick T, Rakusan TA, Ortiz IR, Hsu HW, Melvilla SK, Sadek R, Fowler MG, and Pediatric Spectrum of HIV Disease Consortium. Increasing Trend of Cesarean Deliveries in HIV-Infected Women in the United States From 1994 to 2000. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 33(2):232-238; 2003.
  10. *Duprey-Díaz M, Blagburn JM, Blanco RE. Changes in BDNF and TrkB Receptor in the Adult Rana Pipiens Retina and Tectum After Optic Nerve Injury. J Comp Neurol. 454:456-69; 2002.
  11. *Febo M, Jiménez Rivera CA, Segarra AC. Estrogen and Opioids Interact to Modulate the Locomotor Response to Cocaine in the Female Rat. Brain Res. 943(1):151-61; 2002.
  12. Hernández B, Placidi L, Cretton E, Faraj A, Bryant M, Rodríguez Orengo JF, Imbach JL, Gosselin G, Dukhan D, Sommadossi JP. Pharmacology of Beta-L-thymidine and Beta-L-2'-deoxycytidine in Hep-G2 Cells and Primary Rat, Monkey and Human Hepatocytes: Relevance to Chemotherapeutic Efficacy Against Hepatitis B Virus. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 46: 1728-33; 2002.
  13. Jackson VP, San Martín JA, Secrest RJ, MacNabb M, Carranza-Lira S, Figueroa-Casas P, Fernández CE, Romaguera J. Comparison of the Effect of Raloxifene and Continuous-Combined Hormona Therapy on Mamographic Breast Density and Breast Tenderness in Postmenopausal Women. Am J Ob Gyn. 188:389-94; 2003.
  14. *Jiang L, Whiteway M, Ramos CW, Rodríguez-Medina JR, Shen SH. The YHR076w Gene Encodes a Type 2C Protein Phosphatase and Represents the Seventh PP2C Gene in Budding Yeast. FEBS Lett. 527(1-3):323-4; 2002.
  15. *Kientz K., Jiménez B, Pérez L, Rodríguez-Sierra CJ. In-Vitro Bioaccessibility of Metals in Soils from a Superfund Site in Puerto Rico. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 70:927-34; 2003.
  16. Luciano CA, Russell JW, Banerjee TK, Quirk JM, Scott LJ, Dambrosia JM, Barton NW, Schiffmann R.Physiological Characterization of Neuropathy in Fabry's Disease.Muscle Nerve. 26(5):622-9; 2002.
  17. Maihle NJ, Baron AT, Barrette BA, Boardman CH, Christensen TA, Cora EM, Faupel-Badger JM, Greenwood T, Juneja SC, Lafky JM, Le H, Reiter JL, Podratz KC.EGF/ErbB Receptor Family in Ovarian Cancer. Cancer Treat Res. 107:247-58; 2002.
  18. Mancuso M, Salviati L, Sacconi S, Otaegui D, Camano P, Marina A, Bacman S, Moraes CT, Carlo JR, García M, García-Alvarez M, Monzón L, Naini AB, Hirano M, Bonilla E, Taratuto AL, DiMauro S, Vu TH. Mitochondrial DNA Depletion: Mutations in Thymidine Kinase Gene with Myopathy and SMA.Neurology. 59(8):1197-202.
  19. *Mansilla-Rivera I, Nriagu JO. Copper Complexation and Toxicity in Huron River Ecosystems. J Great Lakes Res. 29: 105-15; 2003.
  20. *Martínez I, Giavedoni L, Kraiselburd E. Clone B7 Cells Have a Single Copy of SIVsmB7 Integrated in Chromosome 20. Arch Virol. 147:217-23; 2002.
  21. *Mejías Aponte CA, Jiménez Rivera CA, Segarra AC. Sex Differences in Models of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy: Role of Testosterone. Brain Res. 944(1-2):210-8; 2002.
  22. *Monterrubio J, Ortiz G, Orkand PM, Zuazaga C. Tubular Localization of Silent Calcium Channels in Crustacean Skeletal Muscle Fibers. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23:167-74; 2002.
  23. *O'Neill E, Martínez I, Villinger F, Rivera M, Gascot S, Colón C, Arana T, Sidhu M, Stout R, Montefiori DC, Martínez M, Ansari AA, Israel ZR, Kraiselburd E. Protection by SIV VLP DNA Prime/Protein Boost Following Mucosal SIV Challenge is Markedly Enhanced by IL-12/GM-CSF Co-Administration.J Med Primatol. 31: 217-27; 2002.
  24. Ortega AN, McQuaid EL, Canino G, Ramírez R, Fritz GK, Klein RB. Association of Psychiatric Disorders and Different Indicators of Asthma in Island Puerto Rican Children. Soc Psychiatr Epidemiol. 38(4):220-6; 2003.
  25. *Pérez-Rosado J, Gervais GW, Ferrer-Rodríguez I, Peters W, Serrano AE. Plasmodium Berghei: Analysis of the Gamma-Glutamylcystheine Synthetase Gene in Drug Resistant Lines. Exp Parasitol. 101 (4): 175-82; 2002.
  26. *Preston AM, Rodríguez C, Rivera CE, Sahai H. Influence of Environmental Tobacco Smoke on Vitamin C Status in Children. American Society for Clinical Nutrition. 77:167-72; 2003.
  27. *Ríos Muñoz W, Irizarry Ramírez M, Rivera Molina F, González Crespo S, Rodríguez Medina JR.Myosin II is Important for Maintaining Regulated Secretion and Asymmetric Localization of Chitinase 1 in the Budding Yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Arch Bioch Biophys. 409(2):411-3; 2003.
  28. *Robie A, Díaz-Ríos M, Miller MW. A Population of Pedal-Buccal Projection Neurons Associated with Appetitive Components of Aplysia Feeding Behavior. J Comparative Physiology. A 189: 231-44; 2003.
  29. *Rodríguez JL, Vázquez GJ, Bermúdez M, De Orbeta J, García Y, Rivera Y, Robledo IE. Prospective Study Using Standardized Methodology for Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Gram-Positive Cocci Isolated from Puerto Rico Medical Center. PR Health Sci J. 21(4):343-7; 2002.
  30. *Rodríguez-Sierra CJ, Jiménez B. Trace Metals in Striped Mojarra Fish (Diapterus Plumieri) from Puerto Rico. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 44:1039-45; 2002.
  31. Santiago LE, Santiago C, Texidor J, Montalvo G, Rivera AY. Participación Social y Apoderamiento Comunitario en la Salud Pública. PR Health Sci J. 22:39-41; 2003.
  32. Shanske S, Tang Y, Hirano M, Nishigaki Y, Tanji K, Bonilla E, Sue C, Krishna S, Carlo JR, Willner J, Schon EA, DiMauro S. Identical Mitochondrial DNA Deletion in a Woman with Ocular Myopathy and in Her Son with Pearson Syndrome. Am J Hum Genet. 71(3):679-83; 2002.
  33. *Sierra Pagán ML, Zimmermann BH. Cloning and Expression of the Dihydroorotate Dehydrogenase from Toxoplasma Gondii. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1637(2):178-81; 2003.
  34. Singh GD, Hodge MR. Bimaxillary Morphometry of Patients with Class II Division 1 Malocclusion Treated with Twin Block Appliances. Angle Orthod. 72(5):402-9; 2002.
  35. *Singh GD, Thind BS. Effects fo the Headgear-Activator Teuscher Appliance in the Treatment of Class II Division of Malocclusion: A Geometric Morphometric Study.Orthod Craniofacial Res. 6:88-95; 2003.
  36. Tuomala RE, O'Driscoll PT, Bremer JW, Jennings C, Xu C, Read JS, Matzen E, Landay A, Zorrilla C, Blattner W,Charurat M, Anderson DJ, and Women and Infants Transmission Study. Cell-Associated Genital Tract Virus and Vertical Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type I in Antiretroviral-Experienced Women. J Infect Dis. 187(3):375-84; 2003.
  37. *Wilson CA, Irizarry-Ramírez M, Gaskins HE, Cruz-Orengo L, Figueroa JD, Whittemore SR, Miranda JD. Upregulation of EphA Receptor Expression in the Injured Adult Rat Spinal Cord. Cell Transplantation. 11(3):229-39; 2002.
  38. Willson CA, Miranda JD, Foster RD, Onifer SM, Whittemore SR. Transection of the Adult Rat Spinal Cord Up-Regulates EphB3 Receptor and Ligand Expression. Cell Transplantation. 12(3): 279-90; 2003. 
  39. *Wu JS, Jing J, Díaz-Ríos M, Miller MW, Kupfermann I, Weiss KR. Identification of a GABA-Containing Cerebral-Buccal Interneuron, CBI-11 in Aplysia Californica.Neuroscience Letters 341(1): 5-8; 2003.

Books (Chapter)

  1. De Mello WC, Janse MJ. Herat Cell Coupling and Impulse Propagation in Health and Disease. Kluwer Academic Publishers, ed., Boston; 2002.
  2. *Kozek W, Amigo LA, Cruz González J. Some Aspects of the Ultrastructural, Phylogenetic, Immunological and Histological Characteristics of Wolbachia of Dirofilaria Immitis. Recent Advances in Heartworm Disease: Symposium'02. Epidemiology and Pathobiology. 215-25; 2003.
  3. *Lafky JM, Greenwood TM, Baron AT, Boardman CH, Cora EM, Maihle NJ. Soluble ErbBs (sErbBs): Serum Biomarkers in Breast and Ovarian Cancer. In Tumor Markers: Physiology, Pathobiology, Technology and Clinical Applications, Diamandis EP, ed.; AACC Press; 2002.