Diversity Program Consortium Publications

The following publications cite at least one of the Diversity Program Consortium-affiliated grants.

Site-Level Publications on DPC Interventions

Ben-Zeev A, Paluy Y, Milless KL, Goldstein EJ, Wallace L, Márquez-Magaña L, et al. 'Speaking Truth' Protects Underrepresented Minorities' Intellectual Performance and Safety in STEM. Education Sciences (Basel). 2017;7(2). (San Francisco State University, SF BUILD)

Daniels H, Grineski SE, Collins TW, Morales DX, Morera O, Echegoyen L. Factors Influencing Student Gains from Undergraduate Research Experiences at a Hispanic-Serving Institution. CBE Life Sciences Education. 2016;15(3). (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

Daniels H, Grineski SE, Collins TW, Frederick AH. Navigating Social Relationships with Mentors and Peers: Comfort and Belonging Among Men and Women in STEM Summer Research Programs.. CBE Life Sciences Education. 2019;18ar17. (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

Davidson PL, Maccalla NMG, Afifi AA, Guerrero L, Nakazono TT, Zhong S, et al. A participatory approach to evaluating a national training and institutional change initiative: the BUILD longitudinal evaluation. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):15. (University of California, Los Angeles, CEC)

Estrada M, Eroy-Reveles A, Matsui J. The Influence of Affirming Kindness and Community on Broadening Participation in STEM Career Pathways Link to external website. Social Issues Policy Review. 2018; 12(1), 258-297. (San Francisco State University, SF BUILD)

Gildehaus L, Cotter P, Buck S, Sousa M, Hueffer K, Reynolds A. The Research, Advising, and Mentoring Professional: A Unique Approach to Supporting Underrepresented Students in Biomedical Research. Innovative Higher Education. 2019;44(2):119-131

Hueffer K, Ehrlander M, Etz K, Reynolds A. One Health in the Circumpolar North. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 2019;78(1):1607502

Keller TE, Logan K, Lindwall J, Beals C. Peer mentoring for undergraduates in a research-focused diversity initiative. Metropolitan University. 2017; 28(3), 50-66. (Portland State University, BUILD EXITO)

Marsan LA, D'Arcy CE, Olimpo JT. The Impact of an Interactive Statistics Module on Novices' Development of Scientific Process Skills and Attitudes in a First-Semester Research Foundations Course. Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education. 2016;17(3):436-43. (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

McCreath HE, Norris KC, Caldern NE, Purnell DL, Maccalla NMG, Seeman TE. Evaluating efforts to diversify the biomedical workforce: the role and function of the Coordination and Evaluation Center of the Diversity Program Consortium. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(12):27. (University of California, Los Angeles, CEC)

McIntee F, Evans KR, Andreoli JM, Fusaro AJ, Hwalek M, Mathur A, Feig AL. Developing Undergraduate Scientists by Scaffolding the Entry into Mentored Research. Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research. 2018; 2(1): 4-14. (University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit)

Morales DX, Grineski SE, Collins TW. Influences on Faculty Willingness to Mentor Undergraduate Students from Another University as Part of an Interinstitutional Research Training Program. CBE Life Sciences Education. 2016;15(3). (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

Morales DX, Grineski SE, Collins TW. Faculty Motivation to Mentor Students Through Undergraduate Research Programs: A Study of Enabling and Constraining Factors Link to external website. Research in Higher Education. 2016:1-25. (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

Morales DX, Grineski SE, Collins TW. Increasing Research Productivity in Undergraduate Research Experiences: Exploring Predictors of Collaborative Faculty-Student Publications. CBE Life Sciences Education. 2017;16(3). (The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS)

Nelson-Hurwitz DC, Buchthal OV. Using deliberative pedagogy as a tool for critical thinking and career preparation among undergraduate public health students. Frontiers in Public Health. 2019; 7:37. (Portland State University, BUILD EXITO)

Ott LE, Kephart K, Stolle-McAllister K, LaCourse WR. Students' Understanding and Perceptions of Assigned Team Roles in a Classroom Laboratory Environment. Journal of College Science Teaching. 2018; 47(4), 83-91. (University of Maryland, Baltimore County, STEM BUILD)

Roberts-Kirchhoff ES, Das S, Kuleck GA. New Spaces at the University of Detroit Mercy that Inspire Undergraduate Research and Innovation. Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research. 2017; 1(2):34. (University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit)

Trujillo G, Aguinaldo PG, Anderson C, Bustamante J, Gelsinger DR, Pastor MJ, et al. Near-peer STEM Mentoring Offers Unexpected Benefits for Mentors from Traditionally Underrepresented Backgrounds. Perspectives Undergraduate Research and Mentoring (PURM). 2015;4(1). (San Francisco State University, SF BUILD)

Collaborative Publications on Interventions

Andreoli JM, Feig A, Chang S, Welch S, Mathur A, Kuleck G. A research-based inter-institutional collaboration to diversify the biomedical workforce: ReBUILDetroit. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):23. (collaboration between University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit, and the CEC)

Byars-Winston, A., Womack, V, Butz, A, McGee, R, Quinn, S, Utzerath, E, et al. Pilot study of an intervention to increase cultural awareness in research mentoring: Implications for diversifying the scientific workforce Link to external website. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2018; 2(2), 86-94. (collaboration between NRMN and the CEC)

Collins TW, Aley SB, Boland T, Corral G, Cox MB, Echegoyen LE, et al. BUILDing SCHOLARS: enhancing diversity among U.S. biomedical researchers in the Southwest. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):12. (collaboration between The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS and the CEC)

Estrada M, Eroy-Reveles A, Ben-Zeev A, Baird T, Jr., Domingo C, Gomez CA, et al. Enabling full representation in science: the San Francisco BUILD project's agents of change affirm science skills, belonging and community. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):25. (collaboration between San Francisco State University, SF BUILD, and the CEC)

Foroozesh M, Giguette M, Morgan K, Johanson K, D'Amour G, Coston T, et al. Building integrated pathways to independence for diverse biomedical researchers: Project Pathways, the BUILD program at Xavier University of Louisiana. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):28. (collaboration between Xavier University of Louisiana, Project Pathways, and the CEC)

Guerrero LR, Ho J, Christie C, Harwood E, Pfund C, Seeman T, et al. Using collaborative approaches with a multi-method, multi-site, multi-target intervention: evaluating the National Research Mentoring Network . BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):14. (collaboration between NRMN and the CEC)

Jones HP, McGee R, Weber-Main AM, Buchwald DS, Manson SM, Vishwanatha JK, et al. Enhancing research careers: an example of a US national diversity-focused, grant-writing training and coaching experiment. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):16. (collaboration between NRMN and the CEC)

Kamangar F, Silver G, Hohmann C, Hughes-Darden C, Turner-Musa J, Haines RT, et al. An entrepreneurial training model to enhance undergraduate training in biomedical research. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):18. (collaboration between Morgan State University, ASCEND, and the CEC)

LaCourse WR, Sutphin KL, Ott LE, Maton KI, McDermott P, Bieberich C, et al. Think 500, not 50! A scalable approach to student success in STEM. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):24. (collaboration between University of Maryland, Baltimore County, STEM BUILD, and the CEC)

Pfund C, Byars-Winston A, Branchaw J, Hurtado S, Eagan K. Defining Attributes and Metrics of Effective Research Mentoring Relationships. AIDS and Behavior. 2016;20 Suppl 2:238-48. (collaboration between NRMN and the CEC)

Richardson DM, Keller TE, Wolf DSS, Zell A, Morris C, Crespo CJ. BUILD EXITO: a multi-level intervention to support diversity in health-focused research. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):19. (collaboration between Portland State University, BUILD EXITO, and the CEC)

Saetermoe CL, Chavira G, Khachikian CS, Boyns D, Cabello B. Critical race theory as a bridge in science training: the California State University, Northridge BUILD PODER program. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):21. (collaboration between California State University, Northridge, BUILD PODER, and the CEC)

Sorkness CA, Pfund C, Ofili EO, Okuyemi KS, Vishwanatha JK, on behalf of the NRMN team, Zavala, ME, et al. A new approach to mentoring for research careers: the National Research Mentoring Network Link to external website. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):22. (collaboration between NRMN and the CEC)

Taylor BE, Reynolds AJ, Etz KE, MacCalla NMG, Cotter PA, DeRuyter TL, et al. BUILDing BLaST: promoting rural students' biomedical research careers using a culturally responsive, one health approach. BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):13. (collaboration between University of Alaska, Fairbanks, BLaST, and the CEC)

Urizar GG, Jr., Henriques L, Chun CA, Buonora P, Vu KL, Galvez G, et al. Advancing research opportunities and promoting pathways in graduate education: a systemic approach to BUILD training at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). BMC Proceedings. 2017;11(Suppl 12):26. (collaboration between California State University, Long Beach, CSULB BUILD, and the CEC)

Publications from the National Research Mentoring Network

Butler J, III, Fryer CS, Ward E, Westaby K, Adams A, Esmond SL, et al. The Health Equity Leadership Institute (HELI): Developing workforce capacity for health disparities research. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2017;1(3):153-9.

Byars-Winston A, Womack VY, Butz AR, McGee R, Quinn SC, Utzerath E, et al. Pilot Study of an Intervention to Increase Cultural Awareness in Research Mentoring: Implications for Diversifying the Scientific Workforce. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2018; 2(2), 86-94.

Estape ES, Quarshie A, Segarra B, San Martin M, Rios R, Martinez K, et al. Promoting Diversity in the Clinical and Translational Research Workforce Link to external website. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2018.

Hall M, Engler J, Hemming J, Alema-Mensah E, Baez A, Lawson K, et al. Using a Virtual Community (the Health Equity Learning Collaboratory) to Support Early-Stage Investigators Pursuing Grant Funding Link to external website. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2018; 15(11), 2408.

Harwood EM, Jones AR, Erickson D, Buchwald D, Johnson-Hemming J, Jones HP, et al. Early career biomedical grantsmanship self-efficacy: validation of an abbreviated self-assessment tool Link to external website. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2018; 2 (3): 118 – 123.

McGee R. "Biomedical Workforce Diversity: The Context for Mentoring to Develop Talents and Foster Success Within the 'Pipeline'". AIDS and Behavior. 2016;20 Suppl 2:231-7.

Ofili EO, Pemu PE, Quarshie A, Mensah EA, Rollins L, Ojutalayo F, et al. DEMOCRATIZING DISCOVERY HEALTH WITH N=MeTransactions of the American Clinical and Climatological Association. 2018; 129, 215-234. 

Pfund C, Sorkness CA, Byars-Winston A, Thomas SB. In Reply to Chang and colleagues. Academic Medicine. 2015;90(3):265-6.

Rogers J, Sorkness CA, Spencer K, Pfund C. Increasing research mentor training among biomedical researchers at Clinical and Translational Science Award hubs: The impact of the facilitator training initiative Link to external website. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. 2018; 1-6.

Rubio DM, Mayowski CA, Norman MK. A multi-pronged approach to diversifying the workforce. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2018; 15(10).

Spencer KC, McDaniels M, Utzerath R, Rogers JG, Sorkness CA, Asquith P, Pfund C. Building a Sustainable National Infrastructure to Expand Research Mentor Training. CBE Life Sciences Education, 2018; 17(3), ar48.

Vishwanatha J, Pfund C, Ofili E, Okuyemi K. NIH's mentoring makes progress Link to external website. Science. 2016;354(6314):840-1.

Publications from BUILD Pilot Projects

California State University, Long Beach, BUILD Program

Berlemont R. Distribution and diversity of enzymes for polysaccharide degradation in fungi Link to external website. Scientific Reports. 2017;7(1):222.

Berlemont R, Martiny AC. Glycoside hydrolases across environmental microbial communitie​s Link to external website. PLoS Computational Biology. 2016;12(12):e1005300.

Cruz S, Sumstine S, Mendez J, Bavarian N. Health-compromising practices of undergraduate college students: Examining racial/ethnic and gender differences in characteristics of prescription stimulant misuse Link to external website. Addictive Behaviors. 2017;68:59-65.

Espericueta V, Manughian-Peter AO, Bally I, Thielens NM, Fraser DA. Recombinant C1q Variants Modulate Macrophage Responses but do not Activate the Classical Complement Pathway Link to external website. Molecular Immunology. 2020; 117:65-72.

Franklin M, Armoskus C, Taniguchi S, Moder C, Trang K, Santacruz M, et al. Androgenic Regulation of Sexually Dimorphic Expression of RNA Binding Motif Protein 48 in the Developing Mouse Cortex and Hippocampus Link to external website. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience. 2019; 78: 33-44.

Gamboa A, Urfano SF, Hernandez K, Fraser DA, Ayalew L, Slowinska K. Higher Order Architecture of Designer Peptides Forms Bioinspired 10nm siRNA Delivery System. Scientific Reports. 2019; 9(1), 16875.

Ghosh P, Aznar N, Swanson L, Lo IC, Lopez-Sanchez I, Ear J, et al. Biochemical, Biophysical and Cellular Techniques to Study the Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor, GIV/Girdin. Current Protocols in Chemical Biology. 2016;8(4):265-98.

Gonzalez J, Ramirez J, Schwans JP. Evaluating Fmoc-amino acids as selective inhibitors of butyrylcholinesterase. Amino Acids. 2016;48(12):2755-63.

Gupta V, Bhandari D, Leyme A, Aznar N, Midde KK, Lo I-C, et al. GIV/Girdin activates Gai and inhibits Gas via the same motif Link to external website. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). 2016;113(39): E5721-30.

Hernandez HS, Urizar GG, Yim IS. The Influence of Mindfulness and Social Support on Stress Reactivity During Pregnancy Link to external website. Stress & Health. 2019;35:330-340.

Jha V, Goyal N, Stevens CK, Stevens E, Sridhar J. Synthetic method to form 2,2'-bis(naphthoquinone) compounds Link to external website. The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 2017;82(24):13686-13692.

Johnson KE, Alencar MK, Coakley KE, Swift DL, Cole NH, Mermier CM, et al. Telemedicine-based health coaching is effective for inducing weight loss and improving metabolic markers Link to external website. Telemedicine Journal and e-Health: The Official Journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 2019; 25(2):85-92

Lanza HI, Pittman P, Batshoun J. Obesity and Cigarette Smoking: Extending the Link to E-cigarette/Vaping Use. American Journal of Health Behavior. 2017;41(3):338-47.

Lanza HI, Teeter, H. Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (E-cigarette/Vape) use and Co-Occurring Health-Risk Behaviors Among an Ethnically Diverse Sample of Young Adults. Substance Use & Misuse. 2018; 53(1), 154-161.

Limso C, Ngo JM, Nguyen P, Leal S, Husain A, Sahoo D, et al. The Gα-interacting Vesicle-Associated Protein Interacts with and Promotes Cell Surface Localization of GRP78 During Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Link to external website. FEBS Letters. 2019.

Long N, Long B, Mana A, Le D, Nguyen L, Chokr S, et al. Tamoxifen and ICI 182,780 activate hypothalamic G protein-coupled estrogen receptor 1 to rapidly facilitate lordosis in female rats Link to external website. Hormones and Behavior. 2017;89:98-103.

McKay G, Sjelin B, Chagnon M, Ishida KP, Mezyk SP. Kinetic study of the reactions between chloramine disinfectants and hydrogen peroxide: temperature dependence and reaction mechanism. Chemosphere. 2013;92(11):1417-22.

Mezyk SP, Razavi B, Swancutt KL, Cox CR, Casandra R, Kiddle JJ. Radical-based destruction of nitramines in water: kinetics and efficiencies of hydroxl radical and hydrated electron reactions Link to external website. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A. 2012;116(31):8185-90.

Micevych PE & Sinchak K. Extranuclear signaling by ovarian steroids in the regulation of sexual receptivity Link to external website. Hormones and Behavior. 2018; 104, 4-14.

Nguyen EB, Wishner J, & Slowinska K. The Effect of Pulsed Electric Field on Expression of ECM proteins: Collagen, Elastin, and MMP1 in Human Dermal Fibroblasts. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry (Lausanne). 2018; 812, 265-272.

Nguyen SN, Flores A, Talamantes D, Dar F, Valdez A, Schwans J, Berlemont R. GeneHunt for Rapid Domain-Specific Annotation of Glycoside Hydrolases. Scientific Reports. 2019;9:10137.

Nguyen STC, Freund H., Kasanjian J, Berlemont, R. Function, distribution, and annotation of characterized cellulases, xylanases, and chitinases from CAZy Link to external website. Applied Microbiology Biotechnology. 2018; 102(4), 1629-1637.

Oh M, Hu C, Urfano SF, Arostegui M, Slowinska K. Thermoresponsive Collagen/Cell Penetrating Hybrid Peptide as Nanocarrier in Targeting-Free Cell Selection and Uptake Link to external website. Analytical Chemistry. 2016;88(19):9654-61.

Pulanco MC, Cosman J, Ho MM, Huynh J, Fing K, Turcu J, et al. Complement Protein C1q Enhances Macrophage Foam Cell Survival and Efferocytosis. Journal of Immunology. 2017;198(1):472-80.

Rafferty A, Gray VB, Nguyen J, Nguyen-Rodriguez S, Barrack M, Lin S. Parents Report Competing Priorities Influence Snack Choice in Youth Sports Link to external website. Journal of Nutrition Education Behavior. 2018.

Roach BL, Ngo JM, Limso C, Oloja KB, Bhandari D. Identification and characterization of a novel phosphoregulatory site on cyclin-dependent kinase 5 Link to external website. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2018; 504(4), 753-758.

Scheyer K, Urizar GG, Jr. Altered stress patterns and increased risk for postpartum depression among low-income pregnant women. Archives of Women's Mental Health. 2016;19(2):317-28.

Shimoga SV, Erlyana E, Rebello V. Associations of Social Media Use With Physical Activity and Sleep Adequacy Among Adolescents: Cross-Sectional Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2019;21(6):e14290.

Talamantes D, Biabini N, Dang H, Abdoun K, Berlemont R. Natural diversity of cellulases, xylanases, and chitinases in bacteria Link to external website. Biotechnology for Biofuels. 2016;9:133.

Tapavicza E, Thompson T, Redd K, Kim D. Tuning the photoreactivity of Z-hexatriene photoswitches by substitutes – a non-adiabatic molecular dynamics study Link to external website. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics: PCCP. 2018; 20(38):24807-24820.

Thompson T, Tapavicza E. First-principles prediction of wavelength-dependent product quantum yields Link to external website. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 2018; 9(16):4758-4764.

Urizar GG, Yim IS, Kofman YB, Tilka N, Miller K, Freche R, Johnson A. Ethnic Differences in Stress-Induced Cortisol Responses: Increased Risk for Depression During Pregnancy Link to external website. Biological Psychology. 2019; 147:107630.

Urizar GG, Yim IS, Rodriguez A, Schetter CD. The SMART Moms Program: A Randomized Trial of the Impact of Stress Management on Perceived Stress and Cortisol in Low-Income Pregnant Women Link to external website. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2019; 104:174-184.

Vimbela GV, Ngo SM, Fraze C, Yang Lei, Stout DA. Antibacterial properties and toxicity from metallic nanomaterials Link to external website. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2017;12:3941-3965.

Yang H. Application of Peukert’s Law in Supercapacitor Discharge Time Prediction. Journal of Energy Storage. 2019;22:98-105.

Yang H. Estimation of supercapacitor charge capacity bounds considering charge redistribution Link to external website. IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. 2018; 33(8):6980-6993.

California State University, Northridge, BUILD PODER

Alonso-Valenteen F, Pacheco S, Srinivas D, Rentsendorj A, Chu D, Lubow J, et al. HER3-targeted Protein Chimera Forms Endosomolytic Capsomeres and Self-Assembles Into Stealth Nucleocapsids for Systemic Tumor Homing of RNA Interference in Vivo. Nucleic Acids Research.

Gharibi A, Adamian Y, Kelber JA. Cellular and molecular aspects of pancreatic cancer. Acta Histochemica. 2016; 118(3):305-16.

Güth R, Adamian Y, Geller C, Molnar J, Maddela J, Kutscher L, et al. DHPS-dependent Hypusination of eIF5A1/2 is Necessary for TGFß/fibronectin-induced Breast Cancer Metastasis and Associates with Prognostically Unfavorable Genomic Alterations in TP53 Link to external website. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2019; 519(4): 838-845.

Harmon DE, Miranda OA, McCarley A, Eshaghian M, Carlson N, Ruiz C. Prevalence and characterization of carbapenem-resistant bacteria in water bodies in Los Angeles-Southern California area. Microbiology Open. 2019; 8(4):e00692.

Herman DR, Rhoades N, Mercado J, Argueta P, Lopez U, Flores GE. Dietary Habits of 2- to 9-Year-Old American Children are Associated with Gut Microbiome Composition Link to external website. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 2019.

Hoover M, Runa F, Booker E, Diedrich JK, Duell E, Williams B, et al. Identification of Myosin II as a Cripto Binding Protein and Regulator of Cripto Function in Stem Cells and Tissue Regeneration Link to external website. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2019; 509(1):69-75.

Pacheco S, Kaminsky JC, Kochnev IK, Durrant JD. PCAViz: An Open-Source Python/ JavaScript Toolkit for Visualizing Molecular Dynamics Simulations in the Web Browser Link to external website. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. 2019; 59,10, 4087-4092.

Ruiz C, McCarley A, Espejo ML, Cooper KK, Harmon DE. Comparative Genomics Reveals a Well-Conserved Intrinsic Resistome in the Emerging Multidrug-Resistant Pathogen Cupriavidus gilardii. mSphere. 2019;4(5): e000631-19.

Runa F, Adamian Y, Kelber JA. Ascending the PEAK1 toward targeting TGFbeta during cancer progression: recent advances and future perspectives. Cancer Cell & Microenvironment. 2016;3(1).

Snoussi M, Talledo JP, Del Rosario N-A, Mohammadi S, Ha B-Y, Košmrlj A, et al. Heterogeneous absorption of antimicrobial peptide LL37 in Escherichia coli cells enhances population survivability Link to external website. eLife. 2018; 18;7.

Sosa GW, Lagana L. The Effects of Video Game Training on the Cognitive Functioning of Older Adults: A Community-Based Randomized Controlled Trial Link to external website. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 2019; 80:20-30.

Morgan State University, ASCEND

Abebe F, Sutton T, Perkins Pierce, Shaw R. Two colorimetric fluorescent turn-on chemosensors for detection of AI3+ and N3-: synthesis, photophysical and computational studies Link to external website. Luminescence: The Journal of Biological and Chemical Luminescence. 2018; 33(7):1194-1201.

Alotaibi S, Samba J, Pokharel S, Lan Y, Uradu K, Afolabi A, Ozturk B, et al. Individually grown cobalt nanowires as magnetic force microscopy probes. Applied Physics Letters. 2018; 112(9), 092401.

Baptiste-Roberts K, Oranuba E, Werts N, Edwards LV. Addressing Health Care Disparities Among Sexual Minorities Link to external website. Obstetics and Gynecology Clinics of North America. 2017;44(1):71-80.

Bediako SM, Harris C. Communalism Moderates the Association Between Racial Centrality and Emergency Department Use for Sickle Cell Disease Pain. The Journal of Black Psychology. 2017; 43(7), 659-668.

Boone-Kukoyi Z, Moody K, Nwawulu C, Ariori R, Ajifa H, Guy J, et al. Metal-assisted and microwave-accelerated decrystallization of pseudo-tophus in synthetic human joint models Link to external website. ACS Omega. 2019; 4(2):4417-4428.

Bonyi E, Constance E, Kukoyi Z, Jafar S, Aslan K. Rapid Sensing of Biological and Environmental Analytes Using Microwave-Accelerated Bioassays and a MATLAB Application. Nano Biomedicine and Engineering. 2019; 11(2): 11-123.

Bonyi E, Kukoyi Z, Daodu O, Boone-Kukoyi Z, Coskun S, Unalan HE, et al. Metal oxide surfaces for enhanced colorimetric response in bioassays Link to external website. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2017;154:331-40.

Cai M, Zhang G. Comparisons of some iterative algorithms for biot equations. International Journal of Evolution Equations. 2015; 10(3-4): 267-282.

Campbell BK, Le T, Yip D, Griffin KB, Gubner NR, Guydish JR. Sex Differences in Graphic Warning Label Ratings by Addictions Clients. Tobacco Regulatory Science. 2019; 5(1):3-14.

Chen YC, Thio CL, Cox AL, Ruhs S, Kamangar F, Wiberg KJ. Trends in Hepatitis C Treatment Initiation Among HIV/Hepatitis C Virus-Coinfected Men Engaged in Primary Care in a Multisite Community Health Centre in Maryland: A Retrospective Cohort Study. BMJ Open. 2019; 9(3):e027411.

Fathabad G, Arumanayagam AS, Tabatabai B, Chen H, Lu J, Sitther V. Augmenting Fremyella diplosiphon Cellular Lipid Content and Unsaturated Fatty Acid Methyl Esters Via Sterol Desaturase Gene Overexpression Link to external website. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 2019; 189, 1127–1140.

Ganjavi M, Faraji B.Late effect of the food consumption on colorectal cancer rate Link to external website. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition. 2018; 1-9.

Ghimire S, McCarthy PC. Capture of Pb(2+) and Cu(2+) Metal Cations by Neisseria meningitidis-type Capsular Polysaccharides. Biomolecules. 2018; 8(2).

Hoffman GE, Murphy KJ, Sita LV. The Importance of Titrating Antibodies for Immunocytochemical Methods Link to external website. Current Protocols in Neuroscience. 2016;76:2 12 1-2  37.

Hohmann CF, Odebode G, Naidu L, Koban M. Early Life Stress Alters Adult Inflammatory Responses in a Mouse Model for Depression. Annals of Psychiatry Mental Health. 2017; 5(2).

Kamangar F, Mohebtash M. Feasibility of Mass Screening for Colorectal Cancer Using Fecal Immunochemical Test in Iran. Archives of Iranian Medicine. 2017; 20(12), 723-725.

Kulkarni P, Morrison TR, Cai X, Iriah S, Simon N, Sabrick J, et al. Neuroradiological Changes Following Single or Repetitive Mild TBI. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 2019; 13:34.

Lansiquot C, Boone-Kukoyi Z, Shortt R, Thompson N, Ajifa H, Kioko B, Aslan K, et al. Ultra-Rapid Crystallization of L-alanine Using Monomode Microwaves, Indium Tin Oxide and Metal-Assisted and Microwave-Accelerated Evaporative Crystallization. Nano Biomedicine and Engineering. 2017; 9(2), 112-123.

McCarthy PC, Sharyan A, Sheikhi Moghaddam L. Meningococcal Vaccines: Current Status and Emerging Strategies. Vaccines (Basel). 2018; 6(1).

McLemore GL, Toker S, Boone-Kukoyi Z, Ajifa H, Lansiquot C, Nwawulu C, et al. Microwave Heating of Crystals with Gold Nanoparticles and Synovial Fluid under Synthetic Skin Patches. ACS Omega. 2017;2(9):5992-6002.

Nalini M, Oranuba E, Poustchi H, Sepanlou SG, Pourshams A, Khoshnia M, et al. Causes of premature death and their associated risk factors in the Golestan Cohort Study, Iran. BMJ Open. 2018; 8(7), e021479.

O'Keefe AM, Bustad K, Apata J, Sheikhattari P, Abrams NR, Mahmud A. What differentiates underserved smokers who successfully quit from those who do not Link to external website. Journal of Community Health. 2019; 44(1):44-51.

Oranuba E, Deng H. Peng J, Dawsey SM, Kamangar F. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons as a potential source of carcinogenicity of mate Link to external website. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C. Environmental Carcinogenesis & Ecotoxicology Reviews. 2019; 37(1): 26-41.

Sharyan A, Gonzalez C, Ukaegbu O, Powell K, McCarthy PC. Determination of the binding affinities of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup W capsule polymerase with two nucleotide sugar substrates. BMC Research Notes. 2018; 11(1), 482.

Tabatabai B, Chen H, Lu J, Giwa-Otusajo J, McKenna AM, Shrivastava AK, et al. Fremyella diplosiphon as a biodiesel agent: identification of fatty acid methyl esters via microwave-assisted direct in situ transesterification. Bioenergy Research. 2019; 11(3):528-537.

Thompson N, Boone-Kukoyi Z, Shortt R, Lansiquot C, Kioko B, Bonyi E, et al. Decrystallization of Crystals Using Gold "Nano-Bullets" and the Metal-Assisted and Microwave-Accelerated Decrystallization Technique. Molecules. 2016;21(10).

Toker S, Boone-Kukoyi Z, Thompson N, Ajifa H, Clement T, Ozturk B, et al. Microwave Heating of Synthetic Skin Samples for Potential Treatment of Gout Using the Metal-Assisted and Microwave-Accelerated Decrystallization Technique Link to external website. ACS Omega. 2016;1(5):744-54.

Zella D, Curreli S, Benedetti F, Krishnan S, Cocchi F, Latinovic O, et al. Mycoplasma promotes malignant transformation in vivo, and its DnaK, a bacterial chaperone protein, has broad oncogenic properties Link to external website. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). 2018; 115(51):E12005-E12014.

Zeng, Y, Cai M, Wang F. An H(div)-conforming Finite Element Method for Biot’s Consolidation Model. East Asian Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2019; 9(3), 558–579.

Portland State University, BUILD EXITO

Akkaya M, Akkaya B, Kim AS, Miozzo P, Sohn H, Pena M, Pierce SK, et al. Toll-like receptor 9 antagonizes antibody affinity maturation Link to external website. Nature Immunology. 2018; 19(3), 255-266.

Alperin BR, Smith CJ, Gustaffson HC, Figuracion MT, Karalunas SL. The Relationship Between Alpha Asymmetry and ADHD Depends on Negative Affect Level and Parenting Practices Link to external website. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 2019; 116:138-146.

Blakeslee JE, Best JI. Understanding support network capacity during the transition from foster care: youth-identified barriers, facilitators, and enhancement strategies Link to external website. Children and Youth Services Review. 2019; 96: 220-230.

Blakeslee JE, Keller TE. Assessing Support Network Stability with Transition-Age Foster Youth: Measuring Change Over Time. Research on Social Work Practice. 2018; 28(7): 857-868.

Condron M, Rowell S, Dewey E, Anderson T, Lealiiee L, Farrell D, Hinson H. The Procoagulant Molecule Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 is Associated with Injury Severity and Shock in Patients with and without Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery (2018); 85(5), 888-893.

Croff RL, Witter IV P, Walker ML, Francois E, Quinn C, Riley TC, et al. Things are Changing so Fast: Integrative Technology for Preserving Cognitive Health and Community History Link to external website. The Gerontologist. 2019; 59(1):147-157.

de la Higuera I, Torrance EL, Pratt AA, Kasun GW, Maluenda A, Stedman KM. Genome sequences of three cruciviruses found in the Willamette Valley (Oregon). Microbiology Resource Announcements. 2019; 8:e00447-19.

Dennis CH, Clohessy DS, Stone AL, Darnall BD, Wilson AC. Adverse Childhood Experiences in Mothers with Chronic Pain and Intergenerational Impact on Children. The Journal of Pain. 2019; 20(10), 1209-1217.

Graham AM, Rasmussen JM, Rudolph MD, Heim CM, Gilmore JH, Styner M, Buss C, et al. Maternal Systemic Interleukin-6 During Pregnancy Is AssociatedWith Newborn Amygdala Phenotypes and Subsequent Behavior at 2 Years of Age Link to external website. Biological Psychiatry. 2018; 83(2), 109-119.

Gregory A, Lotia M, Jeong SY, Fox R, Zhen D, Sanford L, et al. Autosomal Dominant Mitochondrial Membrane Protein-Associated Neurodegeneration (MPAN). Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine. 2019; 7(7):e00736.

Iverson EA, Goodman DA, Gorchels ME, Stedman KM. Extreme Mutation Tolerance: Nearly Half of the Archaeal Fusellovirus Sulfolobus Spindle-Shaped Virus 1 Genes Are Not Required for Virus Function, Including the Minor Capsid Protein Gene vp3 Link to external website. Journal of Virology. 2017;91(10).

Jones CE, Navis TM, Teutsch P, Opel RA, Lim MM. Acoustic prepulse inhibition in male and female prairie voles: implications for models of neuropsychiatric illness Link to external website. Behavioural Brain Research. 2019; 360:298-302.

Jones CE, Opel RA, Kaiser ME, Chau AQ, Quintana JR, Nipper MA, et al. Early-life Sleep Disruption Increases Parvalbumin in Primary Somatosensory Cortex and Impairs Social Bonding in Prairie Voles. Science Advances. 2019; 5(1): eaav5188.

Kerr A, Walston V, Wong VSS, Kellogg M, Ernst L. Marijuana Use Among Patients with Epilepsy at a Tertiary Care Center Link to external website. Epilepsy & Behavior. 2019;97:144-148.

Mantua J, Helms SM, Weymann KB, Capaldi VF II, Lim MM. Sleep Quality and Emotion Regulation Interact to Predict Anxiety in Veterans with PTSD. Behavioral Neurology. 2018: 2018, 7940832.

Meduri K, Stauffer K, O'Brien Johnson G, Longo ., Tratnyek P, Jiao J. Unique Structural Characteristics of Catalytic Palladium/Gold Nanoparticles on Graphene Link to external website. Microscopy and Microanalysis. 2019; 25(1), 80-91.

Modarres MH, Opel RA, Weymann KB, Lim MM. Strong correlation of novel sleep electronencephalography coherence markers with diagnosis and severity of posttraumatic stress disorder Link to external website. Scientific Reports. 2019; 9(1): 4247.

Oda R, Agsalda-Garcia M, Loi N, Kamada N, Milne C, Killeen J, et al. Raman-Enhanced Spectroscopy Distinguishes Anal Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Serodiscordant Couples Link to external website. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 2019; 35(3).

Perry CK, McCalmont JC, Ward JP, Menelas HK, Jackson C, De Witz JR, et al. Mujeres Fuertes y Corazones Saludables: adaptation of the StrongWomen -healthy hearts program for rural Latinas using an intervention mapping approach. BMC Public Health. 2017;17(1):982.

Rachakonda TD, Balba NM, Lim MM. Trauma-Associated Sleep Disturbances: A Distinct Sleep Disorder? Current Sleep Medicine Reports. 2018; 4(2): 143-148.

Riggs CL, Le R, Kültz D, Zajic D, Summers A, Alvarez L, Podrabsky JE. Establishment and Characterization of an Anoxia-Tolerant Cell Line, PSU-AL-WS40NE, Derived from an Embryo of the Annual Killifish Austrofundulus limnaeus Link to external website. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2019; 232: 11-22.

Shiramizu B, Shambaugh V, Petrovich H, Seto TB, Ho T, Mokuau N, et al. Leading by Success: Impact of a Clinical and Translational Research Infrastructure Program to Address Health Inequities. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 2016.

Stuart S, Parrington L, Martini D, Popa B, Fino PC, King LA. Val​idation of a Velocity-based Algorithm to Quantify Saccades During Walking and Turning in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Healthy Controls Link to external website. Physiological Measurement. 2019; 40(4): 044006

Teutsch P, Jones CE, Kaiser ME, Avalon Gardner N, Lim MM. Gait and Conditioned Fear Impairments in a Mouse Model of Comorbid TBI and PTSD. Behavioral Neurology, 2018, 6037015.

San Francisco State University, SF BUILD

Aabedi AA, Ahn E, Kakaizada S, Valdivia C, Young JS, Hervey-Jumper H. Assessment of Wakefulness During Awake Craniotomy to Predict Intraoperative Language Performance Link to external website. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2019; 1-8.

Akom A, Shah A, Cruz T. Buil​ding smart, resilient communities and schools: using a technology platform to transform the social determinants of education with our Nation's most vulnerable populations Link to external website. Green Schools Catalyst Quarterly. 2018; 5(3):22-39

Akom A, Shah A, Nakai A, Cruz T. Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) 2.0: how technological innovation and digital organizing sparked a food revolution in East Oakland. International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education: QSE. 2016;29(10):1287-307.

Alegro M, Theofilas P, Nguy A, Castruita PA, Seeley W, Heinsen H, Grinberg LT, et al. Automating cell detection and classification in human brain fluorescent microscopy images using dictionary learning and sparse coding Link to external website. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2017; 282, 20-33.

Allen AM, Thomas MD, Michaels EK, Reeves AN, Okoye U, Price MM, et al. Racial discrimination, educational attainment, and biological dysregulation among midlife African American women Link to external website. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2019; 99:225-235.

Allen AM, Wang Y, Chae DH, Price MM, Powell W, Steed TC, et al. Racial discrimination, the Superwoman Schema, and Allostatic Load: Exploring the Integrative Stress-Coping Model Among African American Women Link to external website. Annals of New York Academy of Sciences. 2019; 1-23.

Altshuler DB, Wang L, Zhao L, Miklja Z, Linzey J, Brezzell A, et al. BDNF, COMT, and DRD2 Polymorphisms and Ability to Return to Work in Adult Patients with Low- and High-Grade Glioma Link to external website. Neuro-Oncology Practice. 2019; 6(5):375-385.

Ardila-Mantilla F. Todos Cuentan: Cultivating Diversity in Combinatorics. Notices of the American Mathematical Society. 2016;63(10):1164-70.

Chitewere T, Shim JK, Barker JC, Yen IH. How Neighborhoods Influence Health: Lessons to be learned from the application of political ecology Link to external website. Health Place. 2017;45:117-23.

Conrad MD, Mota D, Foster M, Tukwasibwe S, Legac J, Tumwebaze P, Rosenthal PJ, et al. Impact of Intermittenet Preventive Treatment During Pregnancy on Plasmodium falciparum Drug Resistance-Mediating Polymorphisms in Uganda Link to external website. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2017; 216(8), 1008-1017.

Conrad MD, Mota D, Musiime A, Kilama M, Rek J, Kamya M, Rosenthal PJ, et al. Comparative Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum Resistance-Associated Genetic Polymorphisms in Parasites Infecting Humans and Mosquitoes in Uganda. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2017; 97(5), 1576-1580.

Dung SK, López A, Barragan EL, Reyes R-J, Thu R, Castellanos E, et al. Illuminating women's hidden contribution to historical theoretical population genetics Link to external website. Genetics. 2019; 211(2): 363-366.

Durk RP, Castillo E, Márquez-Magaña L, Grosicki GJ, Bolter ND, Lee C, et al. Gut microbiota composition is related to cardiorespiratory fitness in healthy young adults Link to external website. International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism. 2018; 1-5.

Espuela-Ortiz A, Lorenzo-Diaz F, Baez-Ortega A, Eng C, Hernandez-Pacheco N, Oh SS, et al. Bacterial Salivary Microbiome Associates with Asthma Among African American Children and Young Adults Link to external website. Pediatric Pulmonology. 2019;54:1948-1956.

Estrada M, Young GR, Nagy J, Goldstein EJ, Ben-Zeev A, Márquez-Magaña L, Eroy-Reveles A. The Influence of Microaffirmations on undergraduate Persistence in Science Career Pathways. CBE Life Sciences Education. 2019;18(3): ar40.

Garcia ME, Bindman AB, Coffman J. Language-concordant Primary Care Physicians for a Diverse Population: The View from California. Health Equity. 2019; 3(1): 343-349.

García-García S, González-Sánchez JJ, Gandhi S, Tabani H, Tayebi Meybodi A, Kakaizada S, et al. Contralateral Transfalcine Versus Ipsilateral Anterior Interhemispheric Approach for Midline Arteriovenous Malformations: Surgical and Anatomical Assessment Link to external website. World Neurosurgery. 2018; 119:e1041-e1051.

García-García S, González-Sánchez JJ, Kakaizada S, Lawton MT, Benet A. Fac​​ial Nerve Preservation for Supraorbital Approaches: Anatomical Mapping Based on Consistent Landmarks Link to external website. Operative Neurosurgery. 2020; 18(1): 52–59.

García-García S, Kakaizada S, Oleaga L, Benet A, Rincon-Toroella J, González-Sánchez JJ. Presurgical simulation for neuroendoscopic procedures: Virtual study of the integrity of neurological pathways using diffusion tensor imaging tractography. Neurology India. 2019; 67(3), 763–769.

Gerrish E, Watkins SL. The relationship between urban forests and income: A meta-analysis Link to external website. Landscape Urban Planning. 2018;170:293-308.

Hoffman J, Fejerman L, Hu D, Huntsman S, Li M, John EM, et al. Identification of novel common breast cancer risk variants at the 6q25 locus among Latinas Link to external website. Breast Cancer Research: BCR. 2019; 21(1):3.

Kirkman LA, Zhan W, Visone J, Dziedziech A, Singh PK, Fan H, et al. Antimalarial proteasome inhibitor reveals collateral sensitivity from intersubunit interactions and fitness cost of resistance Link to external website. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). 2018; 115(29): E6863-6870.

Kitayama K, Segura ER, Lake JE, Perez-Brumer AG, Oldenburg CE, Myers BA, Clark JL, et al. Syphilis in the Americas: a protocol for a systematic review of syphilis prevalence and incidence in four high-risk groups, 1980-2016 Link to external website. Systematic Reviews. 2017; 6(1), 195.

Lee EY, Oh SS, White MJ, Eng CS, Elhawary JR, Borrell LN, et al. Ambient Air Pollution, Asthma Drug Response, and Telomere Length in African American Youth Link to external website. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2019; 114(3): 839-845.

Lee J, Chu C, Guzman D, Fontil V, Velasquez A, Powe NR, Tuot DS. Albuminuria Testing by Race and Ethnicity Among Patients with Hypertension with and without Diabetes Link to external website. American Journal of Nephrology. 2019; 50:48-54.

Mak ACY, White MJ, Eckalbar WL, Szpiech ZA, Oh SS, Pino-Yanes M, et al. Whole-Genome Sequencing of Pharmacogenetic Drug Response in Racially Diverse Children with Asthma. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2018; 197(12), 1552-1564.

Michaels EK, Reeves AN, Thomas MD, Price MM, Hasson RE, Chae DH, Allen AM. Everyday Racial Discrimination and Hypertension Among Midlife African American Women: Disentangling the Role of Active Coping Dispositions Versus Active Coping Behaviors. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2019;16(23): 4759.

Nuru-Jeter AM, Michaels EK, Thomas MD, Reeves AN, Thorpe Jr. RJ, et al. Relative roles of race versus socioeconomic position in studies of health inequalities: a matter of interpretation Link to external website. Annual Review of Public Health. 2018; 39:169-188.

Oliver A, Andemeskel G, King CR, Wallace L, McDougal S, Monteiro KP, Ben-Zeev A. 'I'm Black and I'm Proud': A Majority Ecological Context Protects Affective Aspects of Black Identity Under Stereotype Threat. Race and Social Problems. 2017; 9(4), 313-320.

Ramirez J, Elmofty M, Castillo E, DeRouen M, Shariff-Marco S, Allen L, et al. Evaluation of cortisol and telomere length measurements in ethnically diverse women with breast cancer using culturally sensitive methods. Journal of Community Genetics. 2017.

Reynoso-Prieto M, Takeda M, Prakobphol A, Seidman D, Averbach S, Fisher S, Smith-McCune K. Menstrual cycle-dependent alterations in glycosylation: a roadmap for defining biomarkers of favorable and unfavorable mucus Link to external website. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. 2019; 36, 847–855.

Samedy-Bates L-A, Oh SS, Nuckton TJ, Elhawary JR, White M, Elliot T, et al. Racial/ethnic-specific Differences in the Effects of Inhaled Corticosteroid use on Bronchodilator Response in Patients with Asthma Link to external website. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2019.

Sun X, Gao J, Jin P, Eng C, Burchard EG, Beaty TH, et al. Optimized distributed systems achieve significant performance improvement on sorted merging of massive VCF files. GigaScience. 2018; 7(6).

Tayebi Meybodi A, Benet A, Vigo V, Rodriguez Rubio R, Yousef S, Mokhtari P, et al. Assessment of the Endoscopic Endonasal Approach to the Basilar Apex Region for Aneurysm Clipping. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2019; 1-12.

Watkins SL, Gerrish E. The relationship between urban forests and race: A meta-analysis. Journal of Environmental Management. 2018; 209, 152-168.

White MJ, Risse-Adams O, Goddard P, Contreras MG, Adams J, Hu D, et al. Novel genetic risk factors for asthma in African American children: Precision Medicine and the SAGE II Study. Immunogenetics. 2016;68(6-7):391-400. 

White MJ, Yaspan BL, Veatch OJ, Goddard P, Risse-Adams OS, Contreras MG. Strategies for pathway analysis using GWAS and WGS data Link to external website. Current Protocols in Human Genetics. 2019; 100(1):e79.

Woo PYM, Kakaizada S, Chan CCY, Chan TSK, Wong T, Chan K. Diagnostic radiation-induced regression of a metastatic primary intracranial germinoma: a case report Link to external website. British Journal of Neurosurgery. 2018; 1519110.

Yoshino A, Wilson J, Velazquez EJ, Johnson E, Márquez-Magaña L. Healthy parks healthy people as an upstream stress reduction strategy. Recreation, Parks, and Tourism in Public Health. 2018; 2:35-56.

Zeiger AM, White MJ, Eng C, Oh SS, Witonsky J, Goddard PC, Burchard EG, et al. Genetic Determinants of Telomere Length in African American Youth. Scientific Reports. 2018: 8(1), 13265.

University of Alaska, Fairbanks, BLaST

Bogren LK, Johnston EL, Barati Z, Martin PA, Wojda SJ, Van Tets IG, et al. The effects of hibernation and forced disuse (neurectomy) on bone properties in arctic ground squirrels. Physiological Reports. 2016;4(10).

Clark CT, Horstmann L, Misarti N. Lipid normalization and stable isotope discrimination in Pacific walrus tissues Link to external website. Scientific Reports. 2019; 9(1):5843.

Coker RH, Weaver AN, Coker MS, Murphy CJ, Gunga HC, Steinach M. Metabolic Responses to the Yukon Arctic Ultra: Longest and Coldest in the World. Medicine and Science in Sports Exercise. 2017;49(2):357-62.

Emery DW, Iceman CR, Hayes SM. Geographic variability of active ingredients in spice as an indicator of mechanisms of distribution and manufacture within Alaska Link to external website. Journal of Young Investigators. 2018; 34(4): 7-16.

Frare C, Jenkins ME, McClure KM, Drew KL. Seasonal Decrease in Thermogenesis and Increase in Vasoconstriction Explain Seasonal Response to N6-cyclohexyladenosine-induced Hibernation in the Arctic Ground Squirrel (Urocitellus parryiiLink to external website. Journal of Neurochemistry. 2019; 151:316-335.

Frare C, Jenkins ME, Soldin SJ, Drew KL. The raphe pallidus and the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis gate seasonal changes in thermoregulation in the hibernating ground squirrel (Urocitellus parryiiLink to external website. Frontiers in Physiology. 2018; 9: 1747.

Goldsmith EW, Renshaw B, Clement CJ, Himschoot EA, Hundertmark KJ, Hueffer K. Population structure of two rabies hosts relative to the known distribution of rabies virus variants in Alaska. Molecular Ecology. 2016;25(3):675-88.

Hansen CM, Himschoot EA, Hare RF, Meixell BW, Van Hemert C, Hueffer K. Neisseria arctica sp. nov. isolated from nonviable eggs of greater white-fronted geese (Anser albifrons) in Arctic Alaska. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2017.

Harley JR, Gill VA, Lee S, Kannan K, Santana V, Burek-Huntington K, O’Hara TM. Concentrations of Organohalogens (PCBs, DDTs, PBDEs) in Hunted and Stranded Northern Sea Otters (Enhydra lutris kenyoni) in Alaska from 1992 to 2010: Links to Pathology and Feeding Ecology Link to external website. Science of The Total Environment. 2019; 691(15): 789-798.

Hoffman M, Taylor BE, Harris MB. Evolution of lung breathing from a lungless primitive vertebrate. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. 2016;224:11-6.

Hueffer K, Khatri S, Rideout S, Harris MB, Papke RL, Stokes C, et al. Rabies virus modifies host behaviour through a snake-toxin like region of its glycoprotein that inhibits neurotransmitter receptors in the CNS Link to external website. Scientific Reports. 2017;7(1):12818.

Huettmann F, Magnuson EE, Hueffer K. Ecological niche modeling of rabies in the changing Arctic of Alaska Link to external website. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavia. 2017;59(1):18.

Humphrey J, Seitz T, Haan T, Ducluzeau A-L, Drown DM. Complete genome sequence of Pantoea agglomerans TH81, isolated from a permafrost thaw gradient. Microbiology Resource Announcements. 2019;8(1).

Hunter S, Maulik M, Scerbak C, Vayndorf E, Taylor BE. Caenorhabditis Sieve: A Low-tech Instrument and Methodology for Sorting Small Multicellular Organisms. Journal of Visualized Experiments: JoVE. 2018; 137.

Janes TA, Rousseau J-P, Fournier S, Kiernan EA, Harris MB, Taylor BE, Kinkead R. Development of Central Respiratory Control in Anurans: The Role of Neurochemicals in the Emergence of Air-Breathing and the Hypoxic Response Link to external website. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. 2019; 270:103266.

Jerome SP, Sticka KD, Schnurr TM, Mangum SJ, Reynolds AJ, Dunlap KL. 25(OH)D levels in trained versus sedentary university students at 64 degrees north. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 2017;76(1):1314414.

Knight DC, Ramos NA, Iceman CR, Hayes SM. Is unpaved road dust near Fairbanks, Alaska a health concern Examination of the total and bioaccessible metal(loid)s Link to external website. Journal of Young Investigators. 2017; 33(1): 8-18.

Lewis JA, Yakel JL, Pandya AA. Levamisole: A positive allosteric modulator for the alpha3beta4 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors prevents weight gain in CD-1 mice on a high fat diet. Current Pharmaceutical Design. 2016.

Maulik M, Mitra S, Bult-Ito A, Taylor BE, Vayndorf EM. Behavioral Phenotyping and Pathological Indicators of Parkinson's Disease in C. elegans Models. Frontiers in Genetics. 2017; 8, 77.

Maulik M, Mitra S, Hunter S, Hunstiger M, Oliver SR, Bult-Ito A, Taylor BE. Sir-2.1 mediated attenuation of alpha-synuclein expression by Alaskan bog blueberry polyphenols in a transgenic model of Caenorhabditis elegans. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8(1), 10216.

Mitra S, Bult-Ito A. Attenuation of compulsive-like behavior by fluvoxamine in a non-induced mouse model of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behavioral Pharmacology. 2017.

Mitra S, Mucha M, Owen S, Bult-Ito A. Postpartum Lactation-Mediated Behavioral Outcomes and Drug Responses in a Spontaneous Mouse Model of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Link to external website. ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 2017; 8(12), 2683-2697.

Parker J, Carrasco AF, Chen J. BioRad BioPlex® HIV Ag-Ab assay: incidence of false positivity in a low-prevalence population and its effects on the current HIV testing algorithm Link to external website. Journal of Clinical Virology: The Official Publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology. 2019; 116:1-3.

Podlutsky A, Valcarcel-Ares MN, Yancey K, Podlutskaya V, Nagykaldi E, Gautam T, et al. The GH/IGF-1 axis in a critical period early in life determines cellular DNA repair capacity by altering transcriptional regulation of DNA repair-related genes: implications for the developmental origins of cancer. GeroScience. 2017;39(2):147-60.

Reed MD, Iceman KE, Harris MB, Taylor BE. Buccal Rhythmogenesis and CO2 Sensitivity in Lithobates catesbeianus Tadpole Brainstems Across Metamorphosis Link to external website. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology. 2019; 268:103251.

Reed MD, Iceman KE, Harris MB, Taylor BE. The rostral medulla of bullfrog tadpoles contains critical lung rhythmogenic and chemosensitive regions across metamorphosis Link to external website. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 2018; 225: 7-15.

Scerbak C, Vayndorf R, Hernandez A, McGill C, Taylor B. Lowbush cranberry acts through DAF-16/FOXO signaling to promote increased lifespan and axon branching in aging posterior touch receptor neurons. GeroScience. 2018; 40(2), 151-162.

Scerbak C, Vayndorf EM, Hernandez A, McGill C, Taylor BE. Mechanosensory Neuron Aging: Differential Trajectories with Lifespan-Extending Alaskan Berry and Fungal Treatments in Caenorhabditis elegans. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. 2016;8:173.

Scerbak C, Vayndorf EM, Parker JA, Neri C, Driscoll M, Taylor BE. Insulin signaling in the aging of healthy and proteotoxically stressed mechanosensory neurons. Frontiers in Genetics. 2014;5:212.

Schalt A, Johannsen MM, Kim J, Chen R, Murphy CJ, Coker MS, et al. Negative energy balance does not alter fat-free mass during the Yukon Arctic Ultra – the longest and coldest ultramarathon Link to external website. Frontiers in Physiology. 2018; 9:1761.

Smith LK, Kuhn TB, Chen J, Bamburg JR. HIV associated neurodegenerative disorders: a new perspective on the role of lipid rafts in gp120-mediated neurotoxicity. Current HIV Research. 2018; 16(4):258-269.

Vayndorf EM, Scerbak C, Hunter S, Neuswanger JR, Toth M, Parker JA, et al. Morphological remodeling of C. elegans neurons during aging is modified by compromised protein homeostasis Link to external website. NPJ Aging and Mechanisms of Disease. 2016;2.

Wild LA, Chenoweth EM, Mueter FJ, Straley JM. Evidence for dietary time series in layers of cetacean skin using stable carbon and nitrogen isotope ratios. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry: RCM. 2018; 32(16), 1425-1438.

University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit

Abdulelah SA, Crile KG, Almouseli A, Awali S, Tutwiler AY, Tien EA, et al. Environmentally Relevant Atrazine Explsures Cause DNA Damage in Cells of the Lateral Antennules of Crayfish (Faxonius virilisLink to external website. Chemosphere. 2020, Vol. 239, 124786.

Butela KA, Gurney SMR, Hendrickson HL, LeBlanc-Straceski JM, Zimmerman AM, Conant SB, et al. Complete Genome Sequences of Cluster A Mycobacteriophages BobSwaget, Fred313, KADY, Lokk, MyraDee, Stagni, and StepMih. Genome Announcements. 2017;5(43).

Kimutai B, He CC, Roberts A, Jones ML, Bao X, Jiang J, et al. Amino Acid-Linked Platinum(II) Compounds: Non-canonical Nucleoside Preferences and Influence on Glycosidic Bond Stabilities Link to external website. Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry. 2019; 24:985-997.

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, STEM BUILD

Lee M, Puglisi KM, UMBC STEM-BUILD Cohort 1, Erill I, Caruso SM. Complete Genome Sequences of HonestAbe, Anthony, and Taffo16, Three Cluster C Bacillus Cereus Group Bacteriophages. Genome Announcements. 2018; 6(25).

Lentz TB, Ott LE, Robertson SD, Windsor SC, Kelley JB, Wollenberg MS, et al. Unique Down to Our Microbes-Assessment of an Inquiry-Based Metagenomics Activity. Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education. 2017;18(2).

The University of Texas, El Paso, BUILDing SCHOLARS

Aguilar C, Ghamari M, Nazeran H, editors. Development of Mobile Apps for Wireless Sensor Data Acquisition and Visualization of Biopotentials Link to external website. 2016 32nd Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference (SBEC); 2016 11-13 March 2016.

Alonzo M, AnilKumar S, Roman B, Tasnim N, Joddar B. 3D Bioprinting of Cardiac Tissue and Cardiac Stem Cell Therapy Link to external website. Translational Research. 2019; 211:64-83.

Amini AR, Xu TO, Chidambaram RM, Nukavarapu SP. Oxygen Tension-Controlled Matrices with Osteogenic and Vasculogenic Cells for Vascularized Bone Regeneration In Vivo. Tissue Engineering Part A. 2016;22(7-8):610-20.

AnilKumar S, Allen SC, Tasnim N, Akter T, Park S, Kumar A, et al. The applicability of furfuryl-gelatin as a novel biolink for tissue engineering applications Link to external website. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part B, Applied Biomaterials. 2019; 107(2):314-323.

Bhatt JM, Enriquez AS, Wang J, Rojo HM, Molugu SK, Hildenbrand ZL, et al. Single-ring intermediates are essential for some chaperonins. Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences. 2018; 5:42.

Castaneda D, Esparza A, Ghamari M, Soltanpur C, Nazeran H. A review on wearable photoplethysmography sensors and their potential future applications in health care. International Journal of Biosensors & Bioelectronics. 2018; 4(4): 195-202.

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