Publication 2018-2019

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2018-2019 Publications 


  1. Duconge J, Ruaño G. Preventing the exacerbation of health disparities by iatrogenic pharmacogenomic applications: lessons from warfarin. Pharmacogenomics. 2018 Jul 1;19(11):875-881. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2018-0055. Epub 2018 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 29898627.

  2. Pérez-Pedrogo C, Martínez-Taboas A, González RA, Caraballo JN, Albizu-García CE. Sex differences in traumatic events and psychiatric morbidity associated to probable posttraumatic stress disorder among Latino prisoners. Psychiatry Res. 2018 Jul;265:208-214. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2018.04.017. Epub 2018 Apr 14. PubMed PMID: 29738944; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6016368.

  3. Chapa-Dubocq X, Makarov V, Javadov S. Simple kinetic model of mitochondrial swelling in cardiac cells. J Cell Physiol. 2018 Jul;233(7):5310-5321. doi: 10.1002/jcp.26335. Epub 2018 Jan 23. PubMed PMID: 29215716; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6063534.

  4.  Joshipura KJ, Muñoz-Torres FJ, Dye BA, Leroux BG, Ramírez- Vick M, Pérez CM. Longitudinal association between periodontitis and development of diabetes. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2018 Jul;141:284-293. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2018.04.028. Epub 2018 Apr 19. PubMed PMID: 29679620; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6016543.

  5. Ralat, SI; Depp CA; Bernal G. Reasons for Nonadherence to Psychiatric Medication and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Treatment Among Latino Bipolar Disorder Patients Living in Puerto Rico: A Qualitative Study. Community Ment Health J. 2018 Aug;54(6):707-716. doi: 10.1007/s10597-017-0202-z. Epub 2017 Nov 10. PMID: 29127563, PMCID: PMC 5945339

  6. Vaasjo LO, Quintana AM, Habib MR, Mendez de Jesus PA, Croll RP, Miller MW. GABA-like immunoreactivity in Biomphalaria: Colocalization with tyrosine hydroxylase-like immunoreactivity in the feeding motor systems of panpulmonate snails. J Comp Neurol. 2018 Aug 1;526(11):1790-1805. doi: 10.1002/cne.24448. Epub 2018 May 6. PubMed PMID: 29633264; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5990452.

  7. Hedges JR, Soliman KFA, D'Amour G, Liang D, Rodríguez-Díaz CE, Thompson K, Romaguera J, Rabionet Sabater SE, Yanagihara R. Academic Response to Storm-Related Natural Disasters-Lessons Learned. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Aug 17;15(8). doi: 10.3390/ijerph15081768. PubMed PMID: 30126101; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6122070.

  8. Jezzini SH, Merced A, Blagburn JM. Shaking-B misexpression increases the formation of gap junctions but not chemical synapses between auditory sensory neurons and the giant fiber of Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One. 2018;13(8):e0198710. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198710. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30118493; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6097648.

  9. Palacios C, Campos M, Gibby C, Meléndez M, Lee JE, Banna J. Effect of a Multi-Site Trial using Short Message Service (SMS) on Infant Feeding Practices and Weight Gain in Low-Income Minorities. J Am Coll Nutr. 2018 Sep-Oct;37(7):605-613. doi: 10.1080/07315724.2018.1454353. Epub 2018 Apr 30. PubMed PMID: 29708471; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6317355.

  10. Rosario-Rodríguez LJ, Colón K, Borges-Vélez G, Negrón K, Meléndez LM. Dimethyl Fumarate Prevents HIV-Induced Lysosomal Dysfunction and Cathepsin B Release from Macrophages. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2018 Sep;13(3):345- 354. doi: 10.1007/s11481-018-9794-5. Epub 2018 Jul 9. PubMed PMID: 29987592; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6503672.

  11. Nuñez RE, Javadov S, Escobales N. Critical role of angiotensin II type 2 receptors in the control of mitochondrial and cardiac function in angiotensin II-preconditioned rat hearts. Pflugers Arch. 2018 Sep;470(9):1391-1403. doi: 10.1007/s00424-018-2153-9. Epub 2018 May 10. PubMed PMID: 29748710; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6404228.

  12. Aguayo V, Valdes B, Espino AM. Assessment of Fasciola hepatica glutathione S-transferase as an antigen for serodiagnosis of human chronic fascioliasis. Acta Trop.2018 Oct;186:41-49. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.07.002. Epub 2018 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 29990477; NIHMSID:NIHMS1039037

  13. Ramos-Benítez MJ, Lopez-Cruz LM, Aguayo V, Ruiz-Jimenez C, Espino AM. Cell-free expression, purification and immunoreactivity assessment of recombinant Fasciola hepatica saposin-like protein-2. Mol Biol Rep. 2018 Oct;45(5):1551-1556. doi: 10.1007/s11033-018-4251-3. Epub 2018 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 30032380; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6368407.

  14. Montes-Rodríguez IM, Rodríguez-Pou Y, González-Méndez RR, Lopez-Garriga J, Ropelewski AJ, Cadilla CL. Characterization of Histone Genes from the Bivalve Lucina Pectinata. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Oct 2;15(10). doi: 10.3390/ijerph15102170. PubMed PMID: 30279399; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6210712.

  15. López OV, Gorantla S, Segarra AC, Andino Norat MC, Álvarez M, Skolasky RL, Meléndez LM. Sigma-1 Receptor Antagonist (BD1047) Decreases Cathepsin B Secretion in HIV-Infected Macrophages Exposed to Cocaine. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2018 Oct 10;. doi: 10.1007/s11481-018-9807-4. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30306495; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6488453.

  16. Lozada-Delgado EL, Grafals-Ruiz N, Miranda-Román MA, Santana-Rivera Y, Valiyeva F, Rivera-Díaz M, Marcos-Martínez MJ, Vivas-Mejía PE. Targeting MicroRNA-143 Leads to Inhibition of Glioblastoma Tumor Progression. Cancers (Basel). 2018 Oct 12;10(10). doi: 10.3390/cancers10100382. PubMed PMID: 30322013; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6210372.

  17. Godoy-Vitorino F, Romaguera J, Zhao C, Vargas-Robles D, Ortiz- Morales G, Vázquez-Sánchez F, Sanchez-Vázquez M, de la Garza-Casillas M, Martinez-Ferrer M, White JR, Bittinger K, Dominguez-Bello MG, Blaser MJ. Cervicovaginal Fungi and Bacteria Associated With Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia and High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Infections in a Hispanic Population. Front Microbiol. 2018;9:2533. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02533. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30405584; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6208322.

  18. Juarbe-Rey D, Pérez AO, Santoni RPCP, Ramírez MR, Vera M. Using Risk Communication Strategies for Zika Virus Prevention and Control Driven by Community-Based Participatory Research. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Nov 9;15(11). doi: 10.3390/ijerph15112505. PubMed PMID: 30423904; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6266788.

  19. Vaquer-Alicea ADC, Vázquez-Torres R, Devarie-Hornedo M, Vicenty-Padilla JC, Santos-Vera B, María-Ríos C, Vélez- Hernández ME, Sacktor T, Jiménez-Rivera CA. aPKC-Mediated Persistent Increase in AMPA/NMDA Ratio in the VTA Participates in the Neuroadaptive Signal Necessary to Induce NAc Synaptic Plasticity After Cocaine Administration. Neuroscience. 2018 Nov 10;392:129-140. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.09.011. Epub 2018 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 30243909; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6248874.

  20. Rosas-Vidal LE, Lozada-Miranda V, Cantres-Rosario Y, Vega-Medina A, Melendez L, Quirk GJ. Alteration of BDNF in the medial prefrontal cortex and the ventral hippocampus impairs extinction of avoidance. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Dec;43(13):2636- 2644. doi: 10.1038/s41386-018-0176-8. Epub 2018 Aug 11. PubMed PMID: 30127343; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6224579.

  21. Ebersole JL, Dawson DA 3rd, Emecen Huja P, Pandruvada S, Basu A, Nguyen L, Zhang Y, Gonzalez OA. Age and Periodontal Health - Immunological View. Curr Oral Health Rep. 2018 Dec;5(4):229-241. doi: 10.1007/s40496-018-0202-2. Epub 2018 Nov 7. PubMed PMID: 30555774; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6291006.

  22. Gibby CLK, Palacios C, Campos M, Lim E, Banna J. Associations between gestational weight gain and rate of infancy weight gain in Hawai'i and Puerto Rico WIC participants. BMC Obes. 2018;5:41. doi: 10.1186/s40608-018-0219-z. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30524746; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6276143.

  23. Jang S, Javadov S. Elucidating the contribution of ETC complexes I and II to the respirasome formation in cardiac mitochondria. Sci Rep. 2018 Dec 7;8(1):17732. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-36040-9. PubMed PMID: 30531981; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6286307.

  24. Palacios C, Torres M, López D, Trak-Fellermeier MA, Coccia C, Pérez CM. Effectiveness of the Nutritional App "MyNutriCart" on Food Choices Related to Purchase and Dietary Behavior: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Nutrients. 2018 Dec 12;10(12). doi: 10.3390/nu10121967. PubMed PMID: 30545125; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6315974.

  25. Godoy-Vitorino F, Ortiz-Morales G, Romaguera J, Sanchez MM, Martinez-Ferrer M, Chorna N. Discriminating high-risk cervical Human Papilloma Virus infections with urinary biomarkers via non-targeted GC-MS-based metabolomics. PLoS One. 2018 Dec 28;13(12):e0209936. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209936. PubMed PMID: 30592768; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6310238.

  26. Ramos-Benitez MJ, Ruiz-Jimenez C, Rosado-Franco JJ, Ramos- Pérez WD, Mendez LB, Osuna A, Espino AM. Fh15 Blocks the Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Cytokine Storm While Modulating Peritoneal Macrophage Migration and CD38 Expression within Spleen Macrophages in a Mouse Model of Septic Shock. mSphere. 2018 Dec 19;3(6). doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00548-18. PubMed PMID: 30567900; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6300687.

  27. Brown JW, Schaub BM, Klusas BL, Tran AX, Duman AJ, Haney SJ, Boris AC, Flanagan MP, Delgado N, Torres G, Rolón-Martínez S, Vaasjo LO, Miller MW, Gillette R. A role for dopamine in the peripheral sensory processing of a gastropod mollusc. PLoS One. 2018;13(12):e0208891. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208891. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30586424; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6306152.

  28. Gibby CLK, Palacios C, Campos M, Lim E, Banna J. Breastfeeding Discontinuation Not Associated with Maternal Pregravid BMI But Associated with Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Race in Hawaii and Puerto Rico WIC Participants. Matern Child Health J. 2019 Jan;23(1):19-29. doi: 10.1007/s10995-018-2587-x. PubMed PMID: 30006729; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6330252.

  29. Claudio-Campos KI, González-Santiago P, Renta JY, Rodríguez J, Carrasquillo K, Gaedigk A, Roche A, Ducongé J. CYP2C9*61, a rare missense variant identified in a Puerto Rican patient with low warfarin dose requirements. Pharmacogenomics. 2019 Jan;20(1):3-8. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2018-0143. Epub 2018 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 30518301; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6479273.

  30. Melin K, Moon JY, Qi Q, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Duconge J, Hua S, Gonzalez S, Zeng D, Kaplan RC. Prevalence of pharmacogenomic variants affecting the efficacy of clopidogrel therapy in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos cohort. Pharmacogenomics. 2019 Jan;20(2):75-83. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2018-0148. Epub 2018 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 30520344; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6462835.

  31. Aker AM, Ferguson KK, Rosario ZY, Mukherjee B, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. The associations between prenatal exposure to triclocarban, phenols and parabens with gestational age and birth weight in northern Puerto Rico. Environ Res. 2019 Feb;169:41-51. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.10.030. Epub 2018 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 30412856; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6347499.

  32. Gómez-Moreno R, González-Pons M, Soto-Salgado M, Cruz- Correa M, Baerga-Ortiz A. The Presence of Gut Microbial Genes Encoding Bacterial Genotoxins or Pro-Inflammatory Factors in Stool Samples from Individuals with Colorectal Neoplasia. Diseases. 2019 Feb 1;7(1). doi: 10.3390/diseases7010016. PubMed PMID: 30717148; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6473706.

  33. Rivera-Oliver M, Moreno E, Álvarez-Bagnarol Y, Ayala-Santiago C, Cruz-Reyes N, Molina-Castro GC, Clemens S, Canela EI, Ferré S, Casadó V, Díaz-Ríos M. Adenosine A1-Dopamine D1 Receptor Heteromers Control the Excitability of the Spinal Motoneuron. Mol Neurobiol. 2019 Feb;56(2):797-811. doi: 10.1007/s12035-018-1120-y. Epub 2018 May 24. PubMed PMID: 29797183; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6252157.

  34. Forestier-Román IS, López-Rivas A, Sánchez-Vázquez MM, Rohena-Rivera K, Nieves-Burgos G, Ortiz-Zuazaga H, Torres- Ramos CA, Martínez-Ferrer M. Andrographolide induces DNA damage in prostate cancer cells. Oncotarget. 2019 Feb 1;10(10):1085-1101. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.26628. eCollection 2019 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 30800220; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6383681.

  35. Vélez-Segarra V, Carrasquillo-Carrión K, Santini-González JJ, Ramos-Valerio YA, Vázquez-Quiñones LE, Roche-Lima A, Rodríguez-Medina JR, Parés-Matos EI. Modelling and molecular docking studies of the cytoplasmic domain of Wsc-family, full- length Ras2p, and therapeutic antifungal compounds. Comput Biol Chem. 2019 Feb;78:338-352. doi: 10.1016/j.compbiolchem.2019.01.001. Epub 2019 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 30654316; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6377308.

  36. Alves JM, Martins AH, Lameu C, Glaser T, Boukli NM, Bassaneze V, Dariolli R, Nascimento IC, Martins PCM, de Souza HDN, Krieger JE, Casarini DE, Sales VM, Pesquero JB, Ulrich H. Kinin- B2 Receptor Activity in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Myoblast Differentiation. Stem Cell Rev. 2019 Feb;15(1):48-58. doi: 10.1007/s12015-018-9850-9. PubMed PMID: 30338498; NIHMSID:NIHMS1002299.

  37. Rogozin IB, Roche-Lima A, Lada AG, Belinky F, Sidorenko IA, Glazko GV, Babenko VN, Cooper DN, Pavlov YI. Nucleotide Weight Matrices Reveal Ubiquitous Mutational Footprints of AID/APOBEC Deaminases in Human Cancer Genomes. Cancers (Basel). 2019 Feb 12;11(2). doi: 10.3390/cancers11020211. PubMed PMID: 30759888; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6406962.

  38. Trak-Fellermeier MA, Campos M, Meléndez M, Pomeroy J, Palacios C, Rivera-Viñas J, Méndez K, Febo I, Willett W, Gillman MW, Franks PW, Joshipura K. PEARLS randomized lifestyle trial in pregnant Hispanic women with overweight/obesity: gestational weight gain and offspring birthweight. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2019;12:225-238. doi: 10.2147/DMSO.S179009. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 30858715; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6385743.

  39. Aguayo V, Valdés Fernandez BN, Rodríguez-Valentín M, Ruiz- Jiménez C, Ramos-Benítez MJ, Méndez LB, Espino AM. Fasciola hepatica GST downregulates NF-?B pathway effectors and inflammatory cytokines while promoting survival in a mouse septic shock model. Sci Rep. 2019 Feb 19;9(1):2275. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-37652-x. PubMed PMID: 30783117; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6381083.

  40. Pérez-Mayoral J, Soto-Salgado M, Shah E, Kittles R, Stern MC, Olivera MI, Gonzalez-Pons M, Rodriguez-Quilichinni S, Torres M, Reyes JS, Tous L, López N, Chevere VC, Cruz-Correa M. Association of genetic ancestry with colorectal tumor location in Puerto Rican Latinos. Hum Genomics. 2019 Feb 20;13(1):12. doi: 10.1186/s40246-019-0196-4. PubMed PMID: 30786938; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6383234.

  41. Ofili EO, Tchounwou PB, Fernandez-Repollet E, Yanagihara R, Akintobi TH, Lee JE, Malouhi M, Garner ST Jr, Hayes TT, Baker AR, Dent AL 2nd, Abdelrahim M, Rollins L, Chang SP, Sy A, Hernandez BY, Bullard PL, Noel RJ Jr, Shiramizu B, Hedges JR, Berry MJ, Bond VC, Lima MF, Mokuau N, Kirken RA, Cruz-Correa M, Sarpong DF, Vadgama J, Yates C, Kahn SA, Soliman KF, Perry G, Pezzano M, Luciano CA, Barnett ME, Oyekan A, Kumar D, Norris KC. The Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Translational Research Network: Building and Sustaining Capacity for Multi-Site Basic Biomedical, Clinical and Behavioral Research. Ethn Dis. 2019;29(Suppl 1):135-144. doi: 10.18865/ed.29.S1.135. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 30906162; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6428183.

  42. Ortiz-Hernandez CJ, Santiago-Ruiz AN, Torres-Rosado AJ, Jiménez-Gonzalez J, Yeldell SB, Oyola R, Dmochowski IJ, Sotero-Esteva J, Bansal V, Fasoli E. In situ analysis and imaging of aromatic amidine at varying ligand densities in solid phase. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2019 Mar;411(8):1549-1559. doi: 10.1007/s00216-019-01588-6. Epub 2019 Jan 24. PubMed PMID: 30675629; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6450742.

  43. Jirau-Colón H, González-Parrilla L, Martinez-Jiménez J, Adam W, Jiménez-Velez B. Rethinking the Dental Amalgam Dilemma: An Integrated Toxicological Approach. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Mar 22;16(6). doi: 10.3390/ijerph16061036. Review. PubMed PMID: 30909378; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6466133.

  44. Graulau RE, Banna J, Campos M, Gibby CLK, Palacios C. Amount, Preparation and Type of Formula Consumed and Its Association with Weight Gain in Infants Participating in the WIC Program in Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Nutrients. 2019 Mar 24;11(3). doi: 10.3390/nu11030695. PubMed PMID: 30909642; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6471683.

  45. Acker MJ, Habib MR, Beach GA, Doyle JM, Miller MW, Croll RP. An immunohistochemical analysis of peptidergic neurons apparently associated with reproduction and growth in Biomphalaria alexandrina. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2019 Mar 26;. doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2019.03.017. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30923005; NIHMSID:NIHMS1023630.

  46. George De la Rosa M, Santiago R, Malavé Romero J, Duconge J, Monbaliu J, López-Mejías V, Stelzer T. Solubility Determination and Correlation of Warfarin Sodium 2-Propanol Solvate in Pure, Binary, and Ternary Solvent Mixtures. J. Chem. Eng. Data. 2019 April; 64(4):1399-1413. NIHMSID: NIHMS1023593.doi: 10.1021/acs.jced.8b00977.

  47. Ebersole JL, Orraca L, Kensler TB, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Maldonado E, Gonzalez OA. Periodontal disease susceptible matrilines in the Cayo Santiago Macaca mulatta macaques. J Periodontal Res. 2019 Apr;54(2):134-142. doi: 10.1111/jre.12610. Epub 2018 Sep 11. PubMed PMID: 30277577; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6411464.

  48. Santiago-Cartagena E, González-Crespo S, Vélez V, Martínez N, Snider J, Jessulat M, Aoki H, Minic Z, Akamine P, Mejías I, Pérez LM, Rymond BC, Babu M, Stagljar I, Rodríguez-Medina JR. Identification and Functional Testing of Novel Interacting Protein Partners for the Stress Sensors Wsc1p and Mid2p of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. G3 (Bethesda). 2019 Apr 9;9(4):1085- 1102. doi: 10.1534/g3.118.200985. PubMed PMID: 30733383; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6469404.

  49. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Lopez-Menendez F, Roche-Lima A, Lopez-Candales A. Assessment of Mitral Annular Plane Systolic Excursion in Patients With Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction. Cardiol Res. 2019 Apr;10(2):83-88. doi: 10.14740/cr837. Epub 2019 Apr 11. PubMed PMID: 31019637; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6469911.

  50. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Ranka S, Villablanca P, Yordan-Lopez N, González-Sepúlveda L, Wiley J, Sanina C, Roche-Lima A, Nieves-Rodriguez BG, Thomas S, Cox-Alomar P, Lopez- Candales A, Ramakrishna H. Racial/ethnic disparities in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Insights from the healthcare cost and utilization project's national inpatient sample. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2019 Apr 9;. doi: 10.1016/j.carrev.2019.04.005. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30987828; NIHMSID:NIHMS1527025.

  51. Escobales N, Nuñez RE, Javadov S. Mitochondrial Angiotensin Receptors and Cardioprotective Pathways. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2019 Apr 12;. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00772.2018. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30978131.

  52. Rivera-Concepción J, Acevedo-Canabal J, Burés A, Vargas G, Cadilla C, Izquierdo NJ. Bleeding assessment in female patients with the Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome-A case series. Eur J Haematol. 2019 May;102(5):432-436. doi: 10.1111/ejh.13210. Epub 2019 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 30659653; NIHMSID:NIHMS1023080.

  53. Ofili EO, Schanberg LE, Hutchinson B, Sogade F, Fergus I, Duncan P, Hargrove J, Artis A, Onyekwere O, Batchelor W, Williams M, Oduwole A, Onwuanyi A, Ojutalayo F, Cross JA, Seto TB, Okafor H, Pemu P, Immergluck L, Foreman M, Mensah EA, Quarshie A, Mubasher M, Baker A, Ngare A, Dent A, Malouhi M, Tchounwou P, Lee J, Hayes T, Abdelrahim M, Sarpong D, Fernandez-Repollet E, Sodeke SO, Hernandez A, Thomas K, Dennos A, Smith D, Gbadebo D, Ajuluchikwu J, Kong BW, McCollough C, Weiler SR, Natter MD, Mandl KD, Murphy S. The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) Cardiovascular Implementation Study (CVIS): A Research Registry Integrating Social Determinants to Support Care for Underserved Patients. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 May 10;16(9). doi: 10.3390/ijerph16091631. PubMed PMID: 31083298; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6539418.

  54. Cantres-Rosario YM, Ortiz-Rodríguez SC, Santos-Figueroa AG, Plaud M, Negron K, Cotto B, Langford D, Melendez LM. HIV Infection Induces Extracellular Cathepsin B Uptake and Damage to Neurons. Sci Rep. 2019 May 29;9(1):8006. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-44463-1. PubMed PMID: 31142756; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6541605

  55. Graydon JS, Claudio K, Baker S, Kocherla M, Ferreira M, Roche-Lima A, Rodríguez-Maldonado J, Duconge J, Ruaño G. Ethnogeographic prevalence and implications of the 677C>T and 1298A>C MTHFR polymorphisms in US primary care populations. Biomark Med. 2019 Jun;13(8):649-661. doi: 10.2217/bmm-2018-0392. Epub 2019 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 31157538; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6630484.

  56. Martínez-Rivera FJ, Martínez NA, Martínez M, Ayala-Pagán RN, Silva WI, Barreto-Estrada JL. Neuroplasticity transcript profile of the ventral striatum in the extinction of opioid-induced conditioned place preference. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2019 Jun 4;163:107031. doi: 10.1016/j.nlm.2019.107031. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31173919; NIHMSID:NIHMS1532181.

  57. Santos S, Ramírez M, Miranda E, Reyes N, Martínez O, Acosta-Santiago M, Rivera JM, Otero M. Enhancement of Immune Responses by Guanosine-Based Particles in DNA Plasmid Formulations against Infectious Diseases. J Immunol Res.2019;2019:3409371. doi: 10.1155/2019/3409371. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 31240233; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6556318.