Research Publications from 2013

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.

Liu, G. - X., Zhang X., Li S., Koiiche R. D., Sindsceii J. H., & Song H. (2013).  Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 and CC chemokine receptor 2 polymorphisms and prognosis of renal cell carcinoma.. Tumour biology : the journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine. 34(5), 2741-6. Abstract
Ma, W. - L., Wang L., Guo Y., Liu L. - Y., Qi H., Zhu N. - Z., et al. (2013).  Urinary concentrations of parabens in Chinese young adults: implications for human exposure.. Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology. 65(3), 611-8. Abstract
Li, Z., Zhang Y., Wang H., Jin J., & Li W. (2013).  Sandwich-dot enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of canine distemper virus.. Canadian journal of veterinary research = Revue canadienne de recherche vétérinaire. 77(4), 303-8. Abstract
Wei, X., & Li Q. (2013).  Prefabrication as a term in flap surgery: do we need a broader definition?. Journal of reconstructive microsurgery. 29(8), 559-60.
Mate, K. S., Sifrim Z. K., Chalkidou K., Cluzeau F., Cutler D., Kimball M., et al. (2013).  Improving health system quality in low- and middle-income countries that are expanding health coverage: a framework for insurance.. International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care / ISQua. 25(5), 497-504. Abstract
Bachur, C. D., & Comi A. M. (2013).  Sturge-weber syndrome.. Current treatment options in neurology. 15(5), 607-17. Abstract
Weng, B. - H., Lu Y. - E., & Li X. (2013).  External quality assessment of prenatal diagnosis of a rare and subtle chromosomal structural abnormality.. European review for medical and pharmacological sciences. 17(19), 2605-8. Abstract
Chu, X. - M., Li X. - B., Zhang P., Wang L., Li D., Duan J. - B., et al. (2013).  Re-evaluation of transvenous lead extraction with modified standard technique: A prospective study in 229 patients.. Journal of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Medical sciences = Hua zhong ke ji da xue xue bao. Yi xue Ying De wen ban = Huazhong keji daxue xuebao. Yixue Yingdewen ban. 33(5), 650-5. Abstract
Li, X. - J., Zhang G. - X., Sun N., Sun Y., Yang L. - Z., & Du Y. - J. (2013).  Protective effects of erythropoietin on endotoxin-related organ injury in rats.. Journal of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Medical sciences = Hua zhong ke ji da xue xue bao. Yi xue Ying De wen ban = Huazhong keji daxue xuebao. Yixue Yingdewen ban. 33(5), 680-6. Abstract
Dionne-Odom, J., Karita E., Kilembe W., Henderson F., Vwalika B., Bayingana R., et al. (2013).  Reply to Yang et al.. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 57(8), 1212-3.
Wen, Z., Liu Y., Li F., Ren F., Chen D., Li X., et al. (2013).  Circulating histones exacerbate inflammation in mice with acute liver failure.. Journal of cellular biochemistry. 114(10), 2384-91. Abstract
Xu, S. - Q., Li X. - F., Zhu H. - Y., Liu Y., Fang F., & Chen L. (2013).  Clinical efficacy and safety of chelation treatment with typical penicillamine in cross combination with DMPS repeatedly for Wilson's disease.. Journal of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Medical sciences = Hua zhong ke ji da xue xue bao. Yi xue Ying De wen ban = Huazhong keji daxue xuebao. Yixue Yingdewen ban. 33(5), 743-7. Abstract
Li, Z. - H., Pan X. - M., Han B. - W., Guo X. - M., Zhang Z., Jia J., et al. (2013).  A let-7 binding site polymorphism rs712 in the KRAS 3' UTR is associated with an increased risk of gastric cancer.. Tumour biology : the journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine. 34(5), 3159-63. Abstract
Zhao, P., Xiao X., Ghobrial R. M., & Li X. C. (2013).  IL-9 and Th9 cells: progress and challenges.. International immunology. 25(10), 547-51. Abstract
Liu, H. - Y., Deng Y. - B., Liu K., Li Y., Tang Q. - Y., Wei X., et al. (2013).  Left ventricular systolic strain of the cardiac allograft evaluated with three-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography.. Journal of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Medical sciences = Hua zhong ke ji da xue xue bao. Yi xue Ying De wen ban = Huazhong keji daxue xuebao. Yixue Yingdewen ban. 33(5), 765-9. Abstract
Huang, R., Wang A. - R., Liu Z. - H., Liang W., Li X. - X., Tang Y. - J., et al. (2013).  Seroprevalence of avian influenza H9N2 among poultry workers in Shandong Province, China.. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology. 32(10), 1347-51. Abstract
Yang, J., Zheng Z., Yan X., Li X., Liu Z., & Ma Z. (2013).  Integration of autophagy and anoikis resistance in solid tumors.. Anatomical record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007). 296(10), 1501-8. Abstract
Li, Y., Wang J., Xie W., Lu D., & Ding W. (2013).  Related physicochemical properties to microstructure of hard and soft wheat grains with different kernel thickness and specific density.. Food science and technology international = Ciencia y tecnología de los alimentos internacional. 19(5), 415-25. Abstract
Bai, L., Qi X., Zhang Y., Yao C., Guo L., Jiang R., et al. (2013).  A new GntR family regulator Ste1 in Streptomyces sp. 139.. Applied microbiology and biotechnology. 97(19), 8673-82. Abstract
Yan, B., Yi J., Li Y., Chen Y., & Shi Z. (2013).  Arginine-containing toothpastes for dentin hypersensitivity: systematic review and meta-analysis.. Quintessence international (Berlin, Germany : 1985). 44(9), 709-23. Abstract