TTUHSC School of Pharmacy

Office of Sciences


Published Manuscripts

January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Carlos Alvarez

Hall RG, Yoo ED, Faust AC, Smith T, Goodman EL, Mortensen EM, Richardson S, Alvarez CA.  Impact of total body weight on 30-day mortality in patients with gram-negative bacteremia.  Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2017 May 17:1-7.

Makris UE, Alvarez CA, Wei W, Mortensen EM, Mansi IA.  Association of Statin Use With Risk of Back Disorder Diagnoses.  JAMA Intern Med. 2017 May 1. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.1068.

Murphy CC, Tiro JA, Jean GW, Balasubramian BA, Alvarez CA.  High Initiation of Adjuvant Hormonal Therapy Among Uninsured Stages I-III Breast Cancer Patients Treated in a Safety-Net Healthcare System.  J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2017 Mar 15. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2016.6099

Ulrich Bickel

Miah MK, Chowdhury EA, Bickel U, Mehvar R. Evaluation of [14C] and [13C]Sucrose as Blood-Brain Barrier Permeability Markers. J Pharm Sci. 2017 Jun;106(6):1659-1669. doi: 10.1016/j.xphs.2017.02.011. Epub 2017 Feb 24.

Craig Cox

Cox CD, Cheon J, Crooks SM, et al.  Use of entertainment elements in an online video mini-series to train pharmacy preceptors.  Am J Pharm Educ 2017;8(1):Article 12.

Cox CD, Samuel NG, and Cheon J.  Use of an innovative interprofessional mini-series movie to train preceptors.  Innov Pharm 2017;8(2):Article 17.

McCutcheon LRM, Whitcomb K, Cox CD, et al.  Interprofessional objective structured teaching exercise (iOSTE) to train preceptors.  Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2017;9:605-15.

Luca Cucullo

Prasad S, Kaisar MA, Cucullo L. Unhealthy smokers: scopes for prophylactic intervention and clinical treatment. BMC Neurosci. 2017 Oct 4;18(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s12868-017-0388-6. PMID: 28985714

M. A. Kaisar, R. K. Sajja, R. R. Kallem, A. E. Sifat, L. Cucullo: A Convenient UHPLC-MS/MS Method for Routine Monitoring of Plasma and Brain Levels of Nicotine and Cotinine as a Tool to Validate Newly Developed Preclinical Smoking Model. BMC Neurosci. (Accepted  10/3/2017)

Kaisar MA, Villalba H, Prasad S, Liles T, Sifat AE, Sajja RK, Abbruscato TJ, Cucullo L. Offsetting the impact of smoking and e-cigarette vaping on the cerebrovascular system and stroke injury: Is Metformin a viable countermeasure? Redox Biol. 2017 Jun 17;13:353-362. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2017.06.006. PMID: 28646795

Sajja RK, Prasad S, Tang S, Kaisar MA, Cucullo L. Blood-brain barrier disruption in diabetic mice is linked to Nrf2 signaling deficits: Role of ABCB10? Neurosci Lett. 2017 May 29;653:152-158. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2017.05.059. PMID: 28572033

Prasad S, Sajja RK, Kaisar MA, Park JH, Villalba H, Liles T, Abbruscato T, Cucullo L. Role of Nrf2 and protective effects of Metformin against tobacco smoke-induced cerebrovascular toxicity. Redox Biol. 2017 Aug;12:58-69. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2017.02.007. PMID: 28212524

Kaisar MA, Sajja RK, Prasad S, Abhyankar VV, Liles T, Cucullo L. New experimental models of the blood-brain barrier for CNS drug discovery. Expert Opin Drug Discov. 2017 Jan;12(1):89-103. PMID: 27782770

B.W. Festoff, R. K. Sajja, L. Cucullo. Proximate Mediators of Microvascular Dysfunction at the Blood-Brain Barrier: Neuroinflammatory Pathways to Neurodegeneration. Biomed Res Int.: Neuroscience (in press – accepted on 7/92017)

Nakia Duncan

Adesoye AA, Duncan NA. Acute pain management in patients with opioid tolerance. US Pharm. 2017;42(3):28-32.

Krystal Edwards

Bradley JN, Edwards KL, Gunter JT, Weideman RA, Kelly KC. Provider decisions and patient outcomes following premature metformin discontinuation. Diabetes Spectr. 2017:30(1);17-22.

Nadezhda German

Ranjan A, German N, Mikelis C, Srivenugopal K, Srivastava SK. (June 2017) Penfloridol induces endoplasmic reticulum stress leading to autophagy in pancreatic cancer. Tumor Biology June 2017, 39:6, (1-7), doi:10.1177/1010428317705517

Ronald Hall

Hall RG 2nd, Pasipanodya JG, Swancutt MA, Meek C, Leff R, Gumbo T. Supervised-machine learning reveals that old and obese people achieve low dapsone concentrations. CPT Pharmacometrics Syst Pharmacol 2017 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28575552

*Hall RG 2nd, Yoo E, Faust A, Smith T, Goodman E, Mortensen EM, Richardson S, Alvarez C. Impact of total body weight on 30-day mortality in patients with gram-negative bacteremia. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28481638

*Hall RG 2nd, Thatcher M, Wei W, Varghese S, Varughese L, Ndiulor M, Payne K. Dosing strategies to optimize currently available anti-MRSA treatment options (Part 1: IV options) Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 2017;15:1-16. PMID: 28293964

Mary Klein

McCutcheon LRM, Whitcomb K, Cox CD, Klein MS, Burley H, Youngblood T, Raehl C. Interprofessional objective structured teaching exercise (iOSTE) to train preceptors. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. 2017;9(6)605–615.

Irene La-Beck 

La-Beck NM^, Gabizon AA. Nanoparticle interactions with the immune system: clinical implications for liposome-based cancer chemotherapy. Frontiers Immunology 2017;8:416. ^Co-corresponding author

Le A, Alzghari, S, Jean G, La-Beck NM*. Update on targeted therapies for advanced non-small cell lung cancer - nivolumab in context. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management 2017;13:223-236. *Corresponding author

Walko CM, Aubert RE, La-Beck NM, Clore G, Herrera V, Kourlas H, Epstein RS, McLeod HL. Pharmacoepidemiology of clinically-relevant hypothyroidism and hypertension from sunitinib and sorafenib. The Oncologist 2017;22:208-212.

 Anchordoquy TJ, Barenholz Y, [and 18 others, including La-Beck NM]. Mechanisms and barriers in cancer nanomedicine: addressing challenges, looking for solutions. ACS Nano 2017;11(1):12-18.

Young Lee

McCutcheon LR, Alzghari SK, Lee YR, Long WG, Marquez R. Interprofessional education and distance education: A review and appraisal of the current literature. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2017;9(4):729-736. 

Devin Lowe

Lowe DB*, Bivens CK, Mobley AS, Herrera CE, McCormick AL, Wichner T, Sabnani MK, Wood LM, Weidanz JA*. TCR-like antibody drug conjugates mediate killing of tumor cells with low peptide/HLA targets. MAbs. 2017 May/Jun;9(4):603-614. doi: 10.1080/19420862.2017.1302630. *Corresponding authors

Sherry Luedtke

Adasanya A, Weinheimer C, Burdine J, Luedtke S. Assessment of Iron Status and the Effect of Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Premature Infants. Am J Perinatol. 2017, May 22 doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1603461 [Epub ahead of print]

Eric MacLaughlin

Haines ST, Haines SL, MacLaughlin EJ, Van Amburgh JA. Recommendations for evaluating practice-related activities of pharmacy faculty: a Delphi consensus. Ann Pharmacother. 2017;51(4):345-353. doi:10.1177/1060028016683496.

Whitworth MM, Haase KK, Fike DS, Bharadwaj RM, Young RB, MacLaughlin EJ. Utilization and prescribing patterns of novel oral anticoagulants. Int J Gen Med. 2017;10:87-94. doi:10.2147/IJGM.S129235.

Saseen JJ, MacLaughlin EJ. Chapter 13, Hypertension. In: DiPiro JT, Talbert RL, Yee GC, Matzke GR, Wells BG, Posey LM, eds. Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach. 10th ed. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2017:45-77.

Constantinos Mikelis

Doci CL., Mikelis C., Callejas-Valera JL, Hansen KK., Molinolo AA., Inoue A, Offermanns S, Gutkind JS. Epidermal loss of Gαq confers a migratory and differentiation defect in keratinocytes. PLoS ONE 12(3): e0173692.

Ranjan A, German N, Mikelis C, Srivenugopal K, Srivastava SK. (June 2017) Penfloridol induces endoplasmic reticulum stress leading to autophagy in pancreatic cancer. Tumor Biology June 2017, 39:6, (1-7), doi:10.1177/1010428317705517

Meredith Sigler 

Sigler MA, Thompson AN. Pharmacist involvement in care transitions in an academic medical center. J Anal Pharm Res. 2017;5(1):00129. 

Winter Smith

McMorris, Tressa E.; Smith, Winter J.; Kupiec, Katherine; Salvaggio, Michelle; Skrepnek, Grant H.; Abraham, Leni; Resendez, Stephanie. Micafungin Therapy for Symptomatic Candiduria in Hospitalized Patients: A Review of 14 Cases. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 25(2):88-93, March 2017.

Harrison, Kiya; Smith, Winter; Kupiec, Katherine; Salinas, Linda; McCloskey, Cindy; Robison, Denise; Salvaggio, Michelle. Treatment of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase–Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Bacteremia with Meropenem, Colistin, and Ceftazidime-Avibactam: A Case Report. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 25(4):223-225, July 2017.

Sanjay K. Srivastava

Kim CG, Lee H, Gupta N, Ramachandran S, Kaushik I, Srivastava S, Kim SH, Srivastava SK. Role of Forkhead Box Class O proteins in cancer progression and metastasis. Semin Cancer Biol. 2017 Aug 1. pii: S1044-579X(17)30092-5. doi: 10.1016/j.semcancer.2017.07.007. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
PMID: 28774834

Ranjan A and Srivastava SK (2017). Penfluridol suppresses glioblastoma tumor growth by AKT-mediated inhibition of GLI1. Oncotarget Oncotarget. 2017 May 16;8(20):32960-32976. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16515. PMID:28380428. 

Ranjan A, Wright SE, and Srivastava SK (2017). Immune consequences of penfluridol treatment associated with inhibition of glioblastoma tumor growth. Oncotarget 2017 Apr 26. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17425. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28512255. 

Ranjan A, German N, Mikelis C, Srivenugopal K, Srivastava SK. (June 2017) Penfloridol induces endoplasmic reticulum stress leading to autophagy in pancreatic cancer. Tumor Biology June 2017, 39:6, (1-7), doi:10.1177/1010428317705517

Kwon HY, Kim JH, Kim B, Srivastava SK, Kim SH (2017). Regulation of SIRT1/AMPK axis is critically involved in gallotannin-induced senescence and impaired autophagy leading to cell death in hepatocellular carcinoma cells. Arch Toxicol. 2017 Jul 4. doi: 10.1007/s00204-017-2021-y. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28676953

Kalkunte Srivenugopal

Ranjan A, German N, Mikelis C, Srivenugopal K, Srivastava SK. (June 2017) Penfloridol induces endoplasmic reticulum stress leading to autophagy in pancreatic cancer. Tumor Biology June 2017, 39:6, (1-7), doi:10.1177/1010428317705517

Paul Trippier

Nihar Kinarivala, Kaushik Shah, Thomas J. Abbruscato and Paul C. TrippierPassage Variation of PC12 Cells Results in Inconsistent Susceptibility to Externally Induced Apoptosis. ACS Chem. Neurosci. 2017, 8, 82-88.

Hezhen Wang, Bader Huwaimel, Kshitij Verma, James Miller, Todd Germain, Nihar Kinarivala, Dimitri Pappas, Paul S. Brookes and Paul C. TrippierSynthesis and Antineoplastic Evaluation of Mitochondrial Complex II (Succinate Dehydrogenase) Inhibitors Derived from Atpenin A5ChemMedChem 2017Accepted article DOI: 10.1002/cmdc.201700196.

 Published Book Chapters/ Editorials/ Commentaries

January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Brian Irons 

 Irons B. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders. In: Burke J, Cauffield J, El-Ibiary S, et al. eds. Updates in Therapeutics: The Pharmacotherapy Preparatory and Recertification Course, 2017 ed. Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2017:1-203-1-260.

Paul Trippier

Trippier Paul C. Small Molecule inhibitors for acute myeloid leukemia: Where is the field heading? Future Med Chem. Aug 10, 2017.

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2016 Publications

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