Recent Publications by DDRCC Members

April, 2021



Elmunzer BJ, Walsh CM, Guiton G, Serrano J, Chak A, Edmundowicz S, Kwon RS, Mullady D, Papachristou GI, Elta G, Baron TH, Yachimski P, Fogel EL, Draganov PV, Taylor JR, Scheiman J, Singh VK, Varadarajulu S, Willingham FF, Cote GA, Cotton PB, Simon V, Spitzer R, Keswani R, Wani S. Development and initial validation of an instrument for video-based assessment of technical skill in ERCP. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr;93(4):914-923. PubMed PMID: 32739484; NIHMSID:NIHMS1643805.


Howell AV, Gebregziabher M, Thiers BH, Paulos CM, Wrangle JM, Hunt KJ, Wallace K. Immune checkpoint inhibitors retain effectiveness in older patients with cutaneous metastatic melanoma. J Geriatr Oncol. 2021 Apr;12(3):394-401. PubMed PMID: 33132048.


Clift CL, Drake RR, Mehta A, Angel PM. Multiplexed imaging mass spectrometry of the extracellular matrix using serial enzyme digests from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue sections. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2021 Apr;413(10):2709-2719. PubMed PMID: 33206215; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8012227.


Rohan VS, Pilch N, Cassidy D, McGillicuddy J, White J, Lin A, Nadig SN, Taber DJ, Dubay D, Baliga PK. Maintaining Equity and Access: Successful Implementation of a Virtual Kidney Transplantation Evaluation. J Am Coll Surg. 2021 Apr;232(4):444-449. PubMed PMID: 33359232.


Sundararaj K, Rodgers J, Angel P, Wolf B, Nowling TK. The role of neuraminidase in TLR4-MAPK signalling and the release of cytokines by lupus serum-stimulated mesangial cells. Immunology. 2021 Apr;162(4):418-433. PubMed PMID: 33314123; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7968401.


Castillo EJ, Messer JG, Abraham AM, Jiron JM, Alekseyenko AV, Israel R, Thomas S, Gonzalez-Perez GM, Croft S, Gohel A, Bhattacharyya I, Yarrow JF, Novince CM, Kimmel DB, Aguirre JI. Preventing or controlling periodontitis reduces the occurrence of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) in rice rats (Oryzomys palustris). Bone. 2021 Apr;145:115866. PubMed PMID: 33515777.


Zuschlag ZD, Compean E, Nietert P, Lauzon S, Hamner M, Wang Z. Dopamine transporter (DAT1) gene in combat veterans with PTSD: A case-control study. Psychiatry Res. 2021 Apr;298:113801. PubMed PMID: 33636518.


Shah ED, Pourmorteza M, Elmunzer BJ, Ballou SK, Papachristou GI, Lara LF, Okafor U, Pfeil SA, Conwell DL, Krishna SG. Psychological Health Among Gastroenterologists During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A National Survey. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 Apr;19(4):836-838.e3. PubMed PMID: 33278574; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7955767.


Zhang L, Kim SH, Park KH, Zhi-Wei Y, Jie Z, Townsend DM, Tew KD. Glutathione S-Transferase P Influences Redox Homeostasis and Response to Drugs that Induce the Unfolded Protein Response in Zebrafish. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2021 Apr;377(1):121-132. PubMed PMID: 33514607.


Ihekweazu FD, Engevik MA, Ruan W, Shi Z, Fultz R, Engevik KA, Chang-Graham AL, Freeborn J, Park ES, Venable S, Horvath TD, Haidacher SJ, Haag AM, Goodwin A, Schady DA, Hyser JM, Spinler JK, Liu Y, Versalovic J. Bacteroides ovatus Promotes IL-22 Production and Reduces Trinitrobenzene Sulfonic Acid-Driven Colonic Inflammation. Am J Pathol. 2021 Apr;191(4):704-719. PubMed PMID: 33516788.


Rockey DC, Friedman SL. Fibrosis Regression After Eradication of Hepatitis C Virus: From Bench to Bedside. Gastroenterology. 2021 Apr;160(5):1502-1520.e1. Review. PubMed PMID: 33529675.



March, 2021


Angel PM. On the Cutting Edge of Translational Research. Clin Chem. 2021 Mar 31;67(4):583-584. PubMed PMID: 33230521; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8011529.

Reedy EL, Herbert TL, Bonilha HS. Visualizing the Esophagus During Modified Barium Swallow Studies: A Systematic Review. Am J Speech Lang Pathol. 2021 Mar 26;30(2):761-771. PubMed PMID: 33734825.

Hey-Hadavi J, Seekins D, Palmer M, Coffey D, Caminis J, Abdullaev S, Patwardhan M, Tyler H, Raheja R, Stanley AM, Pineda-Salgado L, Bourdet DL, Andrade RJ, Hayashi PH, Dimick-Santos L, Rockey DC, Estilo A. Overview of Causality Assessment for Drug-Induced Liver Injury (DILI) in Clinical Trials. Drug Saf. 2021 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 33725335.

Hathaway-Schrader JD, Novince CM. Maintaining homeostatic control of periodontal bone tissue. Periodontol 2000. 2021 Mar 10. PubMed PMID: 33690918.

Ball SJ, McCauley JA, Pruitt M, Zhang J, Marsden J, Barth KS, Mauldin PD, Gebregziabher M, Moran WP. Academic detailing increases prescription drug monitoring program use among primary care practices. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2021 Mar 3. PubMed PMID: 33812783.

Oberholtzer N, Atkinson C, Nadig SN. Adoptive Transfer of Regulatory Immune Cells in Organ Transplantation. Front Immunol. 2021;12:631365. Review. PubMed PMID: 33737934; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7960772.

Yan F, Levy DA, Wen CC, Melvin CL, Ford ME, Nietert PJ, Pecha PP. Rural Barriers to Surgical Care for Children With Sleep-Disordered Breathing. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 Mar 2;:194599821993383. PubMed PMID: 33648386.

Roh KH, Lee Y, Yoon JH, Lee D, Kim E, Park E, Lee IY, Kim TS, Song HK, Shin J, Lim DS, Choi EJ. TRAF6-mediated ubiquitination of MST1/STK4 attenuates the TLR4-NF-κB signaling pathway in macrophages. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2021 Mar;78(5):2315-2328. PubMed PMID: 32975614.

Basiliya K, Veldhuijzen G, Gerges C, Maubach J, Will U, Elmunzer BJ, Stommel MWJ, Akkermans R, Siersema PD, van Geenen EM. Endoscopic retrograde pancreatography-guided versus endoscopic ultrasound-guided technique for pancreatic duct cannulation in patients with pancreaticojejunostomy stenosis: a systematic literature review. Endoscopy. 2021 Mar;53(3):266-276. PubMed PMID: 32544958.

Sarangdhar M, Yacyshyn MB, Gruenzel AR, Engevik MA, Harris NL, Aronow BJ, Yacyshyn BR. Therapeutic Opportunities for Intestinal Angioectasia- Targeting PPARγ and Oxidative Stress. Clin Transl Sci. 2021 Mar;14(2):518-528. PubMed PMID: 33048460; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7993272.

Barzilay JI, Younes N, Pop-Busui R, Florez H, Seaquist E, Falck-Ytter C, Luchsinger JA. The cross-sectional association of renal dysfunction with tests of cognition in middle-aged adults with early type 2 diabetes: The GRADE Study. J Diabetes Complications. 2021 Mar;35(3):107805. PubMed PMID: 33288412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7870547.

Engevik MA, Danhof HA, Auchtung J, Endres BT, Ruan W, Bassères E, Engevik AC, Wu Q, Nicholson M, Luna RA, Garey KW, Crawford SE, Estes MK, Lux R, Yacyshyn MB, Yacyshyn B, Savidge T, Britton RA, Versalovic J. Fusobacteriumnucleatum Adheres to Clostridioides difficile via the RadD Adhesin to Enhance Biofilm Formation in Intestinal Mucus. Gastroenterology. 2021 Mar;160(4):1301-1314.e8. PubMed PMID: 33227279; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7956072.

Curran T, Sun Z, Gerry B, Findlay VJ, Wallace K, Li Z, Paulos C, Ford M, Rubinstein MP, Chung D, Camp ER. Differential immune signatures in the tumor microenvironment are associated with colon cancer racial disparities. Cancer Med. 2021 Mar;10(5):1805-1814. PubMed PMID: 33560598.


Meissner EG, Chung D, Tsao B, Haas DW, Utay NS. IFNL4 Genotype Does Not Associate with CD4 T-Cell Recovery in People Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2021 Mar;37(3):184-188. PubMed PMID: 33066718; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8020497.


Basco WT Jr, McCauley JL, Zhang J, Mauldin PD, Simpson KN, Heidari K, Marsden JE, Ball SJ. Trends in Dispensed Opioid Analgesic Prescriptions to Children in South Carolina: 2010-2017. Pediatrics. 2021 Mar;147(3). PubMed PMID: 33526605; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7924141.


Qayed E, Deshpande AR, Elmunzer BJ. Low Incidence of Severe Gastrointestinal Complications in COVID-19 Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit: A Large, Multicenter Study. Gastroenterology. 2021 Mar;160(4):1403-1405. PubMed PMID: 33188804; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7657870.


Elmunzer BJ, Wolf BJ, Scheiman JM, Tierney WM, Taylor JR. Association Between Preadmission Acid Suppressive Medication Exposure and Severity of Illness in Patients Hospitalized With COVID-19. Gastroenterology. 2021 Mar;160(4):1417-1422.e14. PubMed PMID: 33189702; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7659802.


Dahne J, Player M, Carpenter MJ, Ford DW, Diaz VA. Evaluation of a Proactive Smoking Cessation Electronic Visit to Extend the Reach of Evidence-Based Cessation Treatment via Primary Care. Telemed J E Health. 2021 Mar;27(3):347-354. PubMed PMID: 33085578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7958988.


Nowling TK, Kral M, Wolf B, Gilkeson G, Ruth NM. Formal neurocognitive function and anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibodies in paediatric lupus. Lupus Sci Med. 2021 Mar;8(1). PubMed PMID: 33758010. 



A complete listing of MUSC DDRCC member publications may be found on NCBI.