RRC Publications

PUBLICATIONS 2010

PUBLISHED

Morales, J., Vila, K., Gattis, J., Castro, W., Colon, K., Lubkowski, J., Sanabria, P., Hunter‑Mellado, R.F., and Washington, A.V. (2010). Soluble TLT-1 Modulates Platelet-Endothelial Cell Interactions and Actin Polymerization. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2010 Apr;21(3):229-36. PMID: 20093931.

Ramírez‑Rivera, J., MD, MACP; Cánova‑Díaz, C., MD; and Hunter‑Mellado, R.F., MD, MS, FACP. (2010). Knowledge and Implementation of the DNR in Internal Medicine Teaching Programs. Puerto Rico Health Sciences Journal. Vol.29 No. 2: 96-101. PMID: PMID: 20496523.

Santiago-Casas, Y., González‑Rivera, T.C., Castro-Santana, L.E., Ríos, G., Martínez, D., Rodríguez, V.E., González-Alcover, R., Mayor‑Becerra, A.M., Vila, L.M. Impact of Age on Clinical Manifestations and Outcome in Puerto Ricans with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Ethn Dis, 2010 Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-191-5. PMID: 20521413 PMCID: 19537224.

Férnandez‑Santos, D.M., Figueroa‑Cosme, W.I., Gómez Mde A., Maysonet‑Cruz, J., Miranda‑Díaz, C., Sepúlveda, M., Ríos-Olivares, E., Hunter‑Mellado, R.F. Changes in Developmental Factors and HIV Risk Behaviors Among Early Adolescents in Puerto Rico. Ethn Dis. 2010 Spring;20 (1 Suppl 1):S1‑122‑6. PMID: 20521399 PMCID: 19537224

Mayor‑Becerra, A.M., Dworkin, M., Quesada, L., Ríos-Olivares, E., Hunter-Mellado RF. The Morbidity and Mortality Associated with Kidney Disease in an HIV-infected Cohort in Puerto Rico. Ethn Dis. 2010 Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-163-7. PMID: 20521408 PMCID: 19537224.

Mayor‑Becerra, A.M., Fernández‑Santos, D.M., Colón, H.M., Thomas, J.C., Hunter-Mellado, R.F. The Effectiveness Evaluation of a Multimedia Hepatitis C Prevention Program for Hispanic HIV-Infected Individuals.  Ethn Dis. 2010 Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-158-62. PMID: 20521407 PMCID: 19537224.

López-Cordova, N., Figueroa, W., Capriles, J., Vázquez, G.  Easier Recruitment of HIV Positive Women Versus HIV Negative Women:  Debunking the Myth.  Ethnicity and Disease.  Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-155-157 (2010). PMID: 20521406 PMCID: 19537224.

Figueroa, W., López, N., Capriles, J.  Mothers of Adolescent Girls:  Comparing HIV+ and Negative women. Ethnicity and Disease.  Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-127-130 (2010). PMID: 20521400 PMCID: 19537224.

Ríos, G., Mayor‑Becerra, A.M. Clinical and Sociodemographic Features of Puerto Ricans with Systemic Sclerosis. Ethn Dis, 2010 Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-185-9. PMID: 20521412 PMCID: 19537224.

Castro, L., Colón, M., Molina, M., Octaviani, M., Rodríguez, V., Mayor‑Becerra, A.M., Vilá, L.M. Efficacy of Two Cyclophosphamide Regimens for the Treatment of Lupus Nephritis in Puerto Ricans: low vs. standard dose. Ethn Dis. 2010 Spring;20(1 Suppl 1):S1-116-21. PMID: 20521398 PMCID: 19537224.

Benítez, L., MD; Vila, S., MD.; and Hunter‑Mellado, R.F., MD, MS, FACP. (2010). Hidden in Plain Sight: Macrophage Activation Syndrome Complicating Adult Onset Still’s Disease. Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico: 79 – 82. PMID: In Process.

Pérez-Mercado,  A.E., MD; Maldonado-Martínez, G., MPH; Rivera del Río, J., MD, FACC, FACP; and Hunter‑Mellado,  R.F., MD, MS, FACP. (2010).  Cardiovascular Events during General Elections in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico: 28 – 34. PMID: In Process.

Miranda‑Díaz, C., MPHE; Fernández‑Santos, D.M., EdD, MS; Maldonado‑Martínez, G., MPH; Ramón‑Rodríguez, R.O., MS; Velázquez‑Díaz, M.,  MS; and Mayor‑Becerra, A.M., MD, MS; Hunter‑Mellado, R. F., MD, FACP, MS. (2010).  Changes in the Socio-demographics, Risk Behaviors and Clinical and Immunological Profile of a Cohort of Puerto Ricans Living with HIV Population: An update of the Retrovirus Research Center. Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico: 45 – 54. PMID: In Process.

Figueroa‑Cosme, W.I., MD; Fernández‑Santos, D.M., EdD; Miranda‑Díaz, C., MPHE; Maysonet‑Cruz, J., BSHE; Ramón‑Rodríguez, R.O., MS. (2010).  Gender Differences in Social and Developmental Factors Affecting Puerto Rican Early-Adolescents. Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico: 2010: 102 (03): 34-41.

Russe‑Gómez, L., MD; and Hunter‑Mellado, R. F., MD, FACP, MS. (2010). Late Presentation of Familial Mediterranean Fever: A Case Report. Boletín Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico: 69 – 71. PMID: In Process.

Ramírez‑Marrero, F. A., PhD, De Jesús, E., MD, Santana‑Bagur, J., MD, Hunter‑Mellado, R. F., MD, Frontera, W., MD, PhD, Hoyner, M. J., MD.  Prevalence of Caridiometabolic Risk Factors in Hispanic Living with HIV. Ethn Dis. 2010 Autumn;2010. Vol.20. No 4, 423 – 428. PMID: 21305832.

Boukli, N.M., Saiyed, Z.M., Ricaurte, M. Rodriguez, J.W., Rios Olivares, E., Cubano, L.A., and Nair, M.P.N. (2010) Implications of ER Stress, the unfolded protein response and pro-and anti-apoptotic protein fingerprints in human monocyte-derived dendritic cells treated with alcohol. Alcohol Clin. Exp. Res. 34(12): 2081-2088. PMID 20860616 PMCID 2988982.

Martínez-Montemayor, M., Martínez, J., Otero, e., Cubano, L., Dharmawardhane, S.  Individual and Combined Soy Isoflavones Exert Differential Effects on Metastatic Cancer Progression.  Clin. Exp. Met 27(7):465-80. (2010). PMID: 20517637. PMCID: 2944964.

Morales, J., Villa, K., Gattis, J., Castro, W., Colón, K., Lubkowski, J., Sanabria, P., Hunter, R., Washington, A.V.  Soluble TLT-1 Modulates Platelet-Endothelial Cell Interactions and Actin Polymerization. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis.  21(3):229-36.  (2010). PMID:  20093931.  PMC: 2886849.

 

PUBLICATIONS 2011

PUBLISHED

Banerjee, A., Lang J., Hung, M., Sengupta, K., Banerjee, S.K., Baksi, K., Banerjee, D. K. Unfolded Protein Response is Required in nu/nu Mice Microvasculature for Treating Breast Tumor with Tunicamycin.  19;286(33):29127-38 (2011) PMID: 21676868  PMCID: 3190720.*

Banerjee, D.K., Oliveira, C.M., Tavárez, J.J., Katiyar, V.N., Saha, S., Martínez, J.A., Banerjee, A., Sánchez, a., and Baksi, K. Importance of a Factor VIIIc-like Glycoprotein Expressed in Capillary Endothelial Cells (eFactor VIIIc) in Angiogenesis. In: MolecularImmunology and Complex carbohydrates-3. (Ed. Albert Wu) 705:453-464. (2011) PMID:  21618124.*

Boukli, N., Delgado, B., Ricaurte, M., Espino, A.  Fasciola Hepatica and Schistosoma Mansoni:  Identification of Common Proteins by Comparative Proteomic Analysis. J Parasitol. 97(5) 852-861(2011) Mar 11. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:  21506812.*

Bykhovskaia, M.  Synapsin Regulation of Vesicle Organization and Functional Pools.  Semin Cell Dev Biol. 22(4):367:92.  (2011).  PMID:21827866.

Eterovic, V., Pérez, D., Martins, A.H., Cuadrado, B., Carrasco, M., Ferchmin, P.  A Cembranoid Protects Acute Hippocampal Slices Against Paraoson Neurotoxicity.  Toxicology in Vitro. 25(7):1468-74.  (2011).  PMID: 21569834  PMCID:  3162106*

Fernández, D., Figueroa, W., Miranda, C., Maysonet, J., Mayor, A., Hunter, R.  Prevention Strategies for HIV Infection Risk Reduction among Hispanic/Latino Adolescents.  HIV Infection (Book4), Chapter Number 4.  (2011) ISBN: 979-953-307-190-8.*

Kang, S., Deren, S., Colón, H.  Differential Gender Effects of Depression on use of HIV Medications among HIV-Positive Puerto Rican drug Users. AIDS Care. 23(11):1467-71.  (2011).  PMID: 22022852

Livney, M., Clark, C., Kariawish, J., Cartmeli, S., Negrón, M., Nuñez, J., Xie, S., Entenza-Cabrera, F., Vega, I., Arnold, S.  Ethonoracial Differences in the Clinical Characteristics of Alzheimer’s Disease at Initial Presentation at an Urban Alzheimer’s Disease CenterAm J Geriatric Pesychiatry.  19(5):430-9. (2011) PMID: 21522051. PMID:  3085004.

Martínez, M., Rosario, R., Otero, E., Cubano, L., Dharmawardhane, S.  Ganoderma Lucidum (Reishi) Inhibits Cancer Cell Growth and Expression of Key Molecules in Inflammatory Breast Cancer.  Nutrition and Cancer. Oct;63(7):1085-94. Epub Sep 2. 05:34  (2011). PMID:  21888505. PMCID: 3201987. NIHMSID:  NIHMS330291. *

Mayor AM, Fernández Santos DM, Dworkin MS, Ríos-Olivares E, Hunter-Mellado RF. (2011). Toxoplasmic encephalitis in an AIDS cohort at Puerto Rico before and after highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 May; 84(5):838-41.  PMID: 21540399, PMCID: 3083757.

Mayor, A., Ruiz, Y., Fernández, D., Hunter, R.  HIV/AIDS Associated Malignant Disorders:  Role of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy.  Immunosuppression.  (2011). ISBN:  978-953-308-19-8.*

Nieves-Plaza M, Ortiz AP, Colón M, Molina MJ, Castro-Santana LE, Rodríguez VE, Mayor AM, Vilá LM. (2011). Outcome and predictors of kidney disease progression in puerto ricans with systemic lupus erythematosus initially presenting with mild renal involvement. J Clin Rheumatol. 2011 Jun;17(4):179-84. PMID: 21617555, PMCID: in process.

Rao, K., Boukli, N., Samikkannu, T., Cubano, L., Dakshayani, K, Nair, M.  Proteomic Profiling in PC-3M Prostate Cancer Cell Line and Cytotoxic Effects of Cucurma Longa.  The Open Proteomics Journal. Vol. (4):1-11 (2011 is an open access journal, meaning that the full-text of all published articles is made freely available on the journal’s website with no subscription or registration barriers.*

Reyes, J., Robles, R., Colón, H., Negron, J., Matos, T., Calderón, J.  Polydrug use and Attempted Suicide among hispanic Adolescents in Puerto Rico.  Arch Suicide Res. 15(2):151-159. (2011)  PMID:  21541861.

Seidel, K., Derst, Ch., Salzmann, M., Holtje, M., Priller, J., Markgraf, R., Heinemann, S.,  Heilmann, H., Skatchkov, S., Eaton, M., Veh, R., and Pruss, H.  Expression of the Voltage-and Ca2+-dependent BK Potassium Channel Subunits BKβ1 and BKβ4 in Rodent Astrocytes.  Glia 59:893-902.  (2011). PMID: 21438011.

 

PUBLICATIONS 2012

PUBLISHED

Koeing S., Rodríguez, L., Bartholomew, C., Carmichael, T., Barrow, G., Cabié, A., Hunter, R., Vázquez, G., Quava, A., Adomakoh, N., Figueroa, P., Liautaud, B., Torres, M., Pape, J.  Long-Term Antiretroviral Treatment Outcomes in Seven Countries in the Caribbean.  AIDS 1;59(4):e60-e71 (2012).  PMID: 22240464.    PMCID: 3299899 * [Available on 2013/4/1]

Long, R., Hui, C., Jagota, A., Bykhovskaia, M.  Adhesion Energy can Regulate Vesicle Fusion and Stabilize Partially Fused States.  J. Royal Society Interface.  Epub Ahead of Print. (2012). PMID: 22258550

Martins, A., Alves, J., Pérez, D., Carrasco, M., Torres, W., Eterovic, V., Ferchmin, P., Ulrich, H.  Kinin-B2 Receptor Mediated Neuroprotection after NMDA Excitotoxicity is Reversed in the Presence of Kinin-B1 Receptor Agonists.  Published online PLoS One v.7(2): e30755. (2012) PMID: 22348022 PMCID: 3277507. *

Mazzio, E., Boukli, N., Rivera, N., Soliman, K.  Pericellular pH Homeostasis is a Primary function of the Warburg Effect:  Inversion of Metabolic Systems to Control Lactate Steady State in Tumor Cells.  Cancer Sci.  103(3):422:32.  (2012) PMID:  22320183.  PMCID:  3294166. *

Mayor, A., Ruiz, Y., Ferández, D., Hunter, R.  Neoplasm in HIV/AIDS Adult Population, before and After Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy, In:  Immunosupression, INTECH.  (2012)  (Publication in process for February 2012). ISBN 978-953-308-19-8.

Reyes, J., Negrón, J., Colón, H., Padilla, A., Millán, M., Matos, T., Robles, R.  The Emerging of Xylazine as a new Drug of Abuse and its Health Consequences among Drug Users in Puerto Rico.  J. Urban Health. [Epub ahead of print]. (2012). PMID: 22391983

Ruiz-Candelaria, Y., Miranda, C., Hunter‑Mellado, R. F.  KRAS Mutation Profile in Puerto Rican Patients with Colorectal Cancer:  Trends in Expression of KRAS Mutation in PR between April 2009 to January 2011. www.asco.org and www.jco.org (available May 16, 2012)  (2012) e14102. (Book)*

Salgado, I., Serrano, M., García, J., Martínez, N., Maldonado, H., Báez, C., Lasalde, J., Silva W.  SorLA in Glia:  Shared Subcellular Distribution Patterns with Caveolin-1.  Cell Mol Neurbiol. (2012)  PMID: 22127416.

Sepúlveda L., De la Rosa, A., Cumba, L., Boukli, N., Ríos-Olivares, E., Cubano, L.  Prevalence of Drug Resistance and Associated Mutations in a Population of HIV-1+ Puerto Ricans: 2006-2010.  AIDS Research and Treatment.  Volume 2012, Article ID 934041, doi:10.1155/2012/934041. (2012)