Research Publications from 2013

Kennedy Krieger’s scientists and researchers are leaders in the worldwide effort to prevent and treat disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system. Learn about our innovative research initiatives and latest findings through our faculty research publications, Research Frontiers articles, and research press releases.

Kaur, K., Mahajan R., & Tanwar A. (2013).  A novel marker procalcitonin may help stem the antibiotic overuse in emergency setting.. International journal of applied & basic medical research. 3(2), 77-83. Abstract
Jiang, Y. - Z., Xing S. - H., Cen W. - M., Chen J. - N., & Li X. - W. (2013).  [New insights in regulation factors of lipoprotein lipase].. Yi chuan = Hereditas / Zhongguo yi chuan xue hui bian ji. 35(7), 830-8. Abstract
Liu, J., Li Y., Wu Y., & Zhu Q. (2013).  An anatomic study on the placement of the second sacral screw and its clinical applications.. Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery. 133(7), 911-20. Abstract
Katz, L. H., Li Y., Chen J. - S., Muñoz N. M., Majumdar A., Chen J., et al. (2013).  Targeting TGF-β signaling in cancer.. Expert opinion on therapeutic targets. 17(7), 743-60. Abstract
Dunne, D. F. J., Gaughran J., Jones R. P., McWhirter D., Sutton P. A., Malik H. Z., et al. (2013).  Routine staging laparoscopy has no place in the management of colorectal liver metastases.. European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology. 39(7), 721-5. Abstract
Zhang, L., Lin Q. - L., Lu L., Yang C. - C., Li Y. - L., Sun F. - L., et al. (2013).  Tissue-specific modification of clock methylation in aging mice.. European review for medical and pharmacological sciences. 17(14), 1874-80. Abstract
Hoffman, M. R., Jones C. A., Geng Z., Abelhalim S. M., Walczak C. C., Mitchell A. R., et al. (2013).  Classification of high-resolution manometry data according to videofluoroscopic parameters using pattern recognition.. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 149(1), 126-33. Abstract
Guo, Y., Zhang Y., Wen D., Duan W., An T., Shi P., et al. (2013).  The modest impact of transcription factor Nrf2 on the course of disease in an ALS animal model.. Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology. 93(7), 825-33. Abstract
Zou, M. - F., Bai L., Kang B., & Li X. - W. (2013).  [cDNA cloning and expression analysis of Opn4 gene in retina of swines].. Yi chuan = Hereditas / Zhongguo yi chuan xue hui bian ji. 35(7), 890-5. Abstract
Chen, P., Li F., Xu Z., Li Z., & Yi X. P. (2013).  Expression and distribution of Src in the nucleus of myocytes in cardiac hypertrophy.. International journal of molecular medicine. 32(1), 165-73. Abstract
Kong, D., Zheng T., Fang J., & Li X. (2013).  Apoptosis of endplate chondrocytes in post-laminectomy cervical kyphotic deformity. An in vivo animal model in sheep.. European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society. 22(7), 1576-82. Abstract
Xu, H. - R., Xu Z. - F., & Li Z. - J. (2013).  [Research progression of extralevator abdominoperineal excision].. Zhonghua wei chang wai ke za zhi = Chinese journal of gastrointestinal surgery. 16(7), 698-700. Abstract
Zhang, T., Li X., Lu Y., Wu C., Fang T., Liu P., et al. (2013).  Acute toxicity of heavy metals to Tetrahymena in an in vitro experiment and envelope damage study.. Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology. 91(1), 62-8. Abstract
Smith, S. C., Morris M., Francovich C., Tivis R., Bush R., Sanders S. S., et al. (2013).  A multisite, multistakeholder validation of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education competencies.. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 88(7), 997-1001. Abstract
Ros-García, A., M'ghirbi Y., Hurtado A., & Bouattour A. (2013).  Prevalence and genetic diversity of piroplasm species in horses and ticks from Tunisia.. Infection, genetics and evolution : journal of molecular epidemiology and evolutionary genetics in infectious diseases. 17, 33-7. Abstract
Wang, W., Li X., Wang J., Xiang S., Feng X., & Yang K. (2013).  An engineered strong promoter for streptomycetes.. Applied and environmental microbiology. 79(14), 4484-92. Abstract
Xiao, M., Wei X., Li Y., Xiong W., & Xu S. (2013).  [Pattern visual evoked potentials in normal-vision eyes of post-therapy amblyopia].. Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences. 38(7), 704-8. Abstract
Yu, F., Lei Y., Li Y., Dou Q., Wang H., & Chen Z. (2013).  Cloning and characterization of chromosomal markers in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.).. TAG. Theoretical and applied genetics. Theoretische und angewandte Genetik. 126(7), 1885-96. Abstract
Wang, W., Li X., Zheng D., Zhang D., Huang S., Zhang X., et al. (2013).  Dynamic changes of peritoneal macrophages and subpopulations during ulcerative colitis to metastasis of colorectal carcinoma in a mouse model.. Inflammation research : official journal of the European Histamine Research Society ... [et al.]. 62(7), 669-80. Abstract
Fan, C., Liu S., Zhao Y., Han Y., Yang L., Tao G., et al. (2013).  Upregulation of miR-370 contributes to the progression of gastric carcinoma via suppression of FOXO1.. Biomedicine & pharmacotherapy = Biomédecine & pharmacothérapie. 67(6), 521-6. Abstract
Li, X., Guan Y., Shi X., Ding H., Song Y., Li C., et al. (2013).  Effects of high zinc levels on the lipid synthesis in rat hepatocytes.. Biological trace element research. 154(1), 97-102. Abstract
Wu, C., Wei C. - S., Yu S. - F., Liu B. - L., Li Y. - L., Ye W. - C., et al. (2013).  Two new acetylated flavonoid glycosides from Phyllanthus urinaria.. Journal of Asian natural products research. 15(7), 703-7. Abstract
Li, X., Chen F., Jiang T., Wang E., & Liu J. (2013).  [Effect of cryopreservation on umbilical blood cells and its mechanism].. Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences. 38(7), 709-14. Abstract
Jones, R. W. (2013).  Lazer vaporization of vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia: a word of caution.. Journal of lower genital tract disease. 17(3), 361.