Recent Publications by DDRCC Members


February, 2021


Curry SR, Salgado CD. When Hospitals Harm: Multimodal Entry of SARS-CoV-2 into Inpatient Healthcare. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Feb 16;72(4):694-696. PubMed PMID: 32648903; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7454450.


Song L, Gou W, Wang J, Wei H, Lee J, Strange C, Wang H. Overexpression of alpha-1 antitrypsin in mesenchymal stromal cells improves their intrinsic biological properties and therapeutic effects in nonobese diabetic mice. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2021 Feb;10(2):320-331. PubMed PMID: 32945622; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7848369.


Qi X, Liu Y, Wang J, Fallowfield JA, Wang J, Li X, Shi J, Pan H, Zou S, Zhang H, Chen Z, Li F, Luo Y, Mei M, Liu H, Wang Z, Li J, Yang H, Xiang H, Li X, Liu T, Zheng MH, Liu C, Huang Y, Xu D, Li X, Kang N, He Q, Gu Y, Zhang G, Shao C, Liu D, Zhang L, Li X, Kawada N, Jiang Z, Wang F, Xiong B, Takehara T, Rockey DC. Clinical course and risk factors for mortality of COVID-19 patients with pre-existing cirrhosis: a multicentre cohort study. Gut. 2021 Feb;70(2):433-436. PubMed PMID: 32434831; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7815629.


Treem WR, Palmer M, Lonjon-Domanec I, Seekins D, Dimick-Santos L, Avigan MI, Marcinak JF, Dash A, Regev A, Maller E, Patwardhan M, Lewis JH, Rockey DC, Di Bisceglie AM, Freston JW, Andrade RJ, Chalasani N. Consensus Guidelines: Best Practices for Detection, Assessment and Management of Suspected Acute Drug-Induced Liver Injury During Clinical Trials in Adults with Chronic Viral Hepatitis and Adults with Cirrhosis Secondary to Hepatitis B, C and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. Drug Saf. 2021 Feb;44(2):133-165. Review. PubMed PMID: 33141341; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7847464.


Blanding DP, Moran WP, Bian J, Zhang J, Marsden J, Mauldin PD, Rockey DC, Schreiner AD. Linkage to specialty care in the hepatitis C care cascade. J Investig Med. 2021 Feb;69(2):324-332. PubMed PMID: 33203787; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7863626.


Kucukoglu O, Sowa JP, Mazzolini GD, Syn WK, Canbay A. Hepatokines and adipokines in NASH-related hepatocellular carcinoma. J Hepatol. 2021 Feb;74(2):442-457. Review. PubMed PMID: 33161047.


Sasso R, Rockey DC. Non-selective beta-blocker use in cirrhotic patients is associated with a reduced likelihood of hospitalisation for infection. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2021 Feb;53(3):418-425. PubMed PMID: 33314175.


Russell DL, Oates JC, Markiewicz M. Association Between the Anti-Aging Gene Klotho and Selected Rheumatologic Autoimmune Diseases. Am J Med Sci. 2021 Feb;361(2):169-175. Review. PubMed PMID: 33349438.



January, 2021


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 Jan 27;145:115866. PubMed PMID: 33515777.


Serrano D, Pozzi C, Guglietta S, Fosso B, Suppa M, Gnagnarella P, Corso F, Bellerba F, Macis D, Aristarco V, Manghi P, Segata N, Trovato C, Zampino MG, Marzano M, Bonanni B, Rescigno M, Gandini S. Microbiome as Mediator of Diet on Colorectal Cancer Risk: The Role of Vitamin D, Markers of Inflammation and Adipokines. Nutrients. 2021 Jan 25;13(2). PubMed PMID: 33504116.


Baker Frost D, da Silveira W, Hazard ES, Atanelishvili I, Wilson RC, Flume J, Day KL, Oates JC, Bogatkevich GS, Feghali-Bostwick C, Hardiman G, Ramos PS. Differential DNA Methylation Landscape in Skin Fibroblasts from African Americans with Systemic Sclerosis. Genes (Basel). 2021 Jan 20;12(2). PubMed PMID: 33498390.


Luo Z, Alekseyenko AV, Ogunrinde E, Li M, Li QZ, Huang L, Tsao BP, Kamen DL, Oates JC, Li Z, Gilkeson GS, Jiang W. Rigorous Plasma Microbiome Analysis Method Enables Disease Association Discovery in Clinic. Front Microbiol. 2020;11:613268. PubMed PMID: 33488555; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7820181.


Dooley M, Simpson AN, Nietert PJ, Williams D Jr, Simpson KN. Minimally important difference in cost savings: Is it possible to identify an MID for cost savings?. Health Serv Outcomes Res Methodol. 2021 Jan 7;:1-14. PubMed PMID: 33437174; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7790477.


Yang JY, Parkins MD, Canakis A, Aroniadis OC, Yadav D, Dixon RE, Elmunzer BJ, Forbes N. Outcomes of COVID-19 Among Hospitalized Health Care Workers in North America. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jan 4;4(1):e2035699. PubMed PMID: 33507259; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7844592.


Engevik MA, Luck B, Visuthranukul C, Ihekweazu FD, Engevik AC, Shi Z, Danhof HA, Chang-Graham AL, Hall A, Endres BT, Haidacher SJ, Horvath TD, Haag AM, Devaraj S, Garey KW, Britton RA, Hyser JM, Shroyer NF, Versalovic J. Human-Derived Bifidobacterium dentium Modulates the Mammalian Serotonergic System and Gut-Brain Axis. Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021;11(1):221-248. PubMed PMID: 32795610; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7683275.

Tavakkoli A, Elmunzer BJ, Waljee AK, Murphy CC, Pruitt SL, Zhu H, Rong R, Kwon RS, Scheiman JM, Rubenstein JH, Singal AG. Survival analysis among unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma patients undergoing endoscopic or percutaneous interventions. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jan;93(1):154-162.e5. PubMed PMID: 32531402.

Reddy CA, Tavakkoli A, Abdul-Hussein M, Almazan E, Vosoughi K, Ichkhanian Y, Al-Hawary M, Chang AC, Chen JW, Korsnes S, Elmunzer BJ, Khashab MA, Law R. Clinical impact of routine esophagram after peroral endoscopic myotomy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jan;93(1):102-106. PubMed PMID: 32504702.


Small J, Wallace K, Hill EG, Thiers BH, Leach BC, Alberg AJ. A cohort study of personal and family history of skin cancer in relation to all-cause and cancer-specific mortalityCancer Causes Control2021 Jan;32(1):75-82PubMed PMID: 33123854.

Rovini A, Heslop K, Hunt EG, Morris ME, Fang D, Gooz M, Gerencser AA, Maldonado EN. Quantitative analysis of mitochondrial membrane potential heterogeneity in unsynchronized and synchronized cancer cells. FASEB J. 2021 Jan;35(1):e21148. PubMed PMID: 33196122.


Wang X, Lennard Richard M, Li P, Henry B, Schutt S, Yu XZ, Fan H, Zhang W, Gilkeson G, Zhang XK. Expression of GM-CSF Is Regulated by Fli-1 Transcription Factor, a Potential Drug Target. J Immunol. 2021 Jan 1;206(1):59-66. PubMed PMID: 33268481. 



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