Research Publications from 2008

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.

Wang, W., Carvalho B., Miller N. D., Pevsner J., Chakravarti A., & Irizarry R. A. (2008).  Estimating genome-wide copy number using allele-specific mixture models.. Journal of computational biology : a journal of computational molecular cell biology. 15(7), 857-66. Abstract
Pillion, J. P., & Shapiro J. (2008).  Audiological findings in osteogenesis imperfecta.. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology. 19(8), 595-601. Abstract
McMahon, M. T., Gilad A. A., DeLiso M. A., Berman S. C. M., Bulte J. W. M., & van Zijl P. C. M. (2008).  New "multicolor" polypeptide diamagnetic chemical exchange saturation transfer (DIACEST) contrast agents for MRI.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 60(4), 803-12. Abstract
Zhou, J., Blakeley J. O., Hua J., Kim M., Laterra J., Pomper M. G., et al. (2008).  Practical data acquisition method for human brain tumor amide proton transfer (APT) imaging.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 60(4), 842-9. Abstract
Mivelaz, Y., Di Bernardo S., Meijboom E. J., & Sekarski N. (2008).  Validation of two echocardiographic indexes to improve the diagnosis of complex coarctations.. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 34(5), 1051-6. Abstract
Landman, B. A., Farrell J. A. D., Smith S. A., Calabresi P. A., van Zijl P. C. M., & Prince J. L. (2008).  ROBUST MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATION IN Q-SPACE MRI.. Proceedings / IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: from nano to macro. IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging. 2008, 867-870. Abstract
Wodka, E. L., Loftis C., Mostofsky S. H., Prahme C., Larson J. G. C., Denckla M. B., et al. (2008).  Prediction of ADHD in boys and girls using the D-KEFS.. Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists. 23(3), 283-93. Abstract
Roeder, M. B., Mahone M. E., Gidley Larson J., Mostofsky S. H., Cutting L. E., Goldberg M. C., et al. (2008).  Left-right differences on timed motor examination in children.. Child neuropsychology : a journal on normal and abnormal development in childhood and adolescence. 14(3), 249-62. Abstract
Farrell, J. A. D., Smith S. A., Gordon-Lipkin E. M., Reich D. S., Calabresi P. A., & van Zijl P. C. M. (2008).  High b-value q-space diffusion-weighted MRI of the human cervical spinal cord in vivo: feasibility and application to multiple sclerosis.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 59(5), 1079-89. Abstract
Landa, R. J. (2008).  Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders in the first 3 years of life.. Nature clinical practice. Neurology. 4(3), 138-47. Abstract
Wachtel, L. E., Kahng S. W., Dhossche D. M., Cascella N., & Reti I. M. (2008).  ECT for catatonia in an autistic girl.. The American journal of psychiatry. 165(3), 329-33.
Pillion, J. P., Moser H. W., & Raymond G. V. (2008).  Auditory function in adrenomyeloneuropathy.. Journal of the neurological sciences. 269(1-2), 24-9. Abstract
Gotham, K., Risi S., Dawson G., Tager-Flusberg H., Joseph R., Carter A., et al. (2008).  A replication of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) revised algorithms.. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 47(6), 642-51. Abstract
Luznik, L., O'Donnell P. V., Symons H. J., Chen A. R., Leffell S. M., Zahurak M., et al. (2008).  HLA-haploidentical bone marrow transplantation for hematologic malignancies using nonmyeloablative conditioning and high-dose, posttransplantation cyclophosphamide.. Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 14(6), 641-50. Abstract
Smith, S. A., Edden R. A. E., Farrell J. A. D., Barker P. B., & van Zijl P. C. M. (2008).  Measurement of T1 and T2 in the cervical spinal cord at 3 tesla.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 60(1), 213-9. Abstract
Gilad, A. A., Walczak P., McMahon M. T., Na H. B., Lee J. H., An K., et al. (2008).  MR tracking of transplanted cells with "positive contrast" using manganese oxide nanoparticles.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 60(1), 1-7. Abstract
Steinberg, S., Jones R., Tiffany C., & Moser A. (2008).  Investigational methods for peroxisomal disorders.. Current protocols in human genetics / editorial board, Jonathan L. Haines ... [et al.]. Chapter 17, Unit 17.6. Abstract
Banks, N. D., & Redett R. J. (2008).  Dural repair with grafts using the gastrointestinal anastomosis stapler.. The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 19(4), 1053-5. Abstract
Fanconi, S., Reinberg O., Gapany C., Meyrat B. - J., Frey P., Vaudaux B., et al. (2008).  [Pediatrics].. Revue médicale suisse. 4(139), 61-6. Abstract
Watkins, P. A. (2008).  Very-long-chain acyl-CoA synthetases.. The Journal of biological chemistry. 283(4), 1773-7.
Salorio, C. F., Slomine B. S., Guerguerian A. - M., Christensen J. R., White J. R. M., Natale J. E., et al. (2008).  Intensive care unit variables and outcome after pediatric traumatic brain injury: a retrospective study of survivors.. Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies. 9(1), 47-53. Abstract
Jones, R. J., & Armstrong S. A. (2008).  Cancer stem cells in hematopoietic malignancies.. Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 14(1 Suppl 1), 12-6. Abstract
Jones, R. J., & Armstrong S. A. (2008).  Cancer Stem Cells in Hematopoietic Malignancies.. Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 14(Supplement 1), 12-16. Abstract
Thakur, P. H., Bastian A. J., & Hsiao S. S. (2008).  Multidigit movement synergies of the human hand in an unconstrained haptic exploration task.. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 28(6), 1271-81. Abstract
Hossain, M. A. (2008).  Hypoxic-ischemic injury in neonatal brain: involvement of a novel neuronal molecule in neuronal cell death and potential target for neuroprotection.. International journal of developmental neuroscience : the official journal of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience. 26(1), 93-101. Abstract
Donahue, M. J., Blakeley J. O., Zhou J., Pomper M. G., Laterra J., & van Zijl P. C. M. (2008).  Evaluation of human brain tumor heterogeneity using multiple T1-based MRI signal weighting approaches.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 59(2), 336-44. Abstract