Student’s Publications

2 R25 GM096955-08 Publications of authors and co-authors. Published (Hard Copy or Online) 2012-2020

Jaleisha Velez Velazquez:

Rivera-Rivera, Y., Marina, M., Jusino, S. Miyoung Lee, Vélez Velázquez, J., et al., Saavedra, H. The Nek2 centrosome-mitotic kinase contributes to the mesenchymal state, cell invasion, and migration of triple-negative breast cancer cells. Sci Rep 11, 9016 (2021).

Ocasio Rivera M:

Ocasio-Rivera M, Marin-Maldonado F, Trossi-Torres G, Ortiz-Rosado A, Rodríguez-Irizarry V, Rodriguez-Lopez E, Martínez S, Almodóvar S, Suarez-Martínez E. Targeting of protease activator receptor-2 (PAR-2) antagonist FSLLRY-NH2 as an asthma adjuvant therapy. Medicine (Baltimore). 2020 Oct 23;99(43):e22351. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000022351.

Edu B. Suarez Martinez, Ph.D., Diannise Rivera:

Seguinot-Tarafa, I., Luna, N., Suarez, E. et al. Inhibition of Histone Methyltransferase EZH2 Suppresses Endometriotic Vesicle Development in a Rat Model of Endometriosis. Reprod. Sci. (2020).

Dormarie Rivera Rodriguez:

Vargas AM, Rivera-Rodriguez DE, Martinez LR. Methamphetamine alters the TLR4 signaling pathway, NF-κB activation, and pro-inflammatory cytokine production in LPS-challenged NR-9460 microglia-like cells. Mol Immunol. 2020 Mar 26;121:159-166. doi: 10.1016/j.molimm.2020.03.013. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32222586; NIHMSID:NIHMS1580707.

Arelis Acevedo Santiago:

Lamboy-Caraballo R, Ortiz-Sanchez C, Acevedo-Santiago A, Matta J, N A Monteiro A, N Armaiz-Pena G. Norepinephrine-Induced DNA Damage in Ovarian Cancer Cells. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Mar 24;21(6). doi: 10.3390/ijms21062250. PubMed PMID: 32213975.

Gomez Rivera F:

Raphael I, Gomez-Rivera F, Raphael RA, Robinson RR, Nalawade S, Forsthuber TG. TNFR2 limits proinflammatory astrocyte functions during EAE induced by pathogenic DR2b-restricted T cells. JCI Insight. 2019 Dec 19;4(24). pii: 132527. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.132527. PubMed PMID: 31852844; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6975265.

Luis Padilla:

Encarnación-Medina J, Ortiz C, Vergne R, Padilla L, Matta J. MicroRNA Expression Changes in Women with Breast Cancer Stratified by DNA Repair Capacity Levels. J Oncol. 2019 May 5;2019:7820275. doi: 10.1155/2019/7820275. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 31191653; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6525916.

Rafael Rivera Lugo:

Dutil J, Godoy L, Rivera-Lugo R, Arroyo N, Albino E, Negrón L, Monteiro AN, Matta JL, Echenique M. No Evidence for the Pathogenicity of the BRCA2 c.6937 + 594T>G Deep Intronic Variant: A Case-Control Analysis. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2018 Feb;22(2):85-89. doi: 10.1089/gtmb.2017.0187. Epub 2018 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 29356578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5806076.

Bryan Torres:

Ruiz A, Ruiz L, Colón-Caraballo M, Torres-Collazo BJ, Monteiro JB, Bayona M, Fazleabas AT, Flores I. Pharmacological blockage of the CXCR4-CXCL12 axis in endometriosis leads to contrasting effects in proliferation, migration, and invasion. Biol Reprod. 2018 Jan 1;98(1):4-14. doi: 10.1093/biolre/iox152. PubMed PMID: 29161347.

Roberto Morales:

Criado-Marrero M, Morales Silva RJ, Velazquez B, Hernández A, Colon M, Cruz E, Soler-Cedeño O, Porter JT. Dynamic expression of FKBP5 in the medial prefrontal cortex regulates resiliency to conditioned fear. Learn Mem. 2017 Mar 15;24(4):145-152. doi: 10.1101/lm.043000.116. PubMed PMID: 28298552.

Perez-Torres EM, Ramos-Ortolaza DL, Morales R, Santini E, Rios-Ruiz EJ, Torres-Reveron A. Morphine administration during low ovarian hormone stage results in transient over expression of fear memories in females. Front Behav Neurosci. 2015 May 22;9:129. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00129. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26052274; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4441149.

Abdon Lopez, Mayra Gonzalez, Isidro RA, Cruz ML, Chompre G, Isidro AA, Appleyard CB. The Probiotic VSL#3 Modulates Colonic Macrophages, Inflammation, and Microflora in Acute Trinitrobenzene Sulfonic Acid Colitis. J Histochem Cytochem. 2017 Aug;65(8):445-461. doi: 10.1369/0022155417718542. Epub 2017 Jul 10. PubMed PMID: 28692320.

Ralphdy Vergne:

Encarnación J, Ortiz C, Vergne R, Vargas W, Coppola D, Matta JL. High DRC Levels Are Associated with Let-7b Overexpression in Women with Breast Cancer. Int J Mol Sci. 2016 Jun 2;17(6). pii: E865. doi: 10.3390/ijms17060865. PubMed PMID: 27271599; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4926399.

Faviola Bernard:

Soler-Cedeño O, Torres-Rodríguez O, Bernard F, Maldonado L, Hernández A, Porter JT. Plasticity of NMDA Receptors at Ventral Hippocampal Synapses in the Infralimbic Cortex Regulates Cued Fear. eNeuro. 2019 Mar 22;6(2). pii: ENEURO.0354-18.2019. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0354-18.2019. eCollection 2019 Mar-Apr. PubMed PMID: 30923737; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6437655.

Tan L, Gurbani D, Weisberg EL, Jones DS, Rao S, Singer WD, Bernard FM, Mowafy S, Jenney A, Du G, Nonami A, Griffin JD, Lauffenburger DA, Westover KD, Sorger PK, Gray NS. Studies of TAK1-centered polypharmacology with novel covalent TAK1 inhibitors. Bioorg Med Chem. 2016 Dec 7. pii: S0968-0896(16)31237-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bmc.2016.11.034. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28038940.

Yohheily Velazquez:

King LB, Koch M, Murphy K, Velazquez Y, Ja WW, Tomchik SM. Neurofibromin Loss of Function Drives Excessive Grooming in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda). 2016 Feb 19. pii: g3.115.026484. doi: 10.1534/g3.115.026484. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26896440; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4825643.

Luis M. Rivera-Perez:

Montgomery JE, Wiggin TD, Rivera-Perez LM, Lillesaar C, Masino MA. Intraspinal serotonergic neurons consist of two, temporally distinct populations in developing zebrafish. Dev Neurobiol. 2016 Jun;76(6):673-87. doi: 10.1002/dneu.22352. Epub 2015 Oct 30. PubMed PMID: 26437856; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4823180

Paola Gomez-Padilla:

Mentch SJ, Mehrmohamadi M, Huang L, Liu X, Gupta D, Mattocks D, Gómez Padilla P, Ables G, Bamman MM, Thalacker-Mercer AE, Nichenametla SN, Locasale JW. Histone Methylation Dynamics and Gene Regulation Occur through the Sensing of One-Carbon Metabolism. Cell Metab. 2015 Nov 3;22(5):861-73. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2015.08.024. Epub 2015 Sep 24. PubMed PMID: 26411344; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4635069.

Kevin Munoz-Forti:

Kevin Muñoz Forti, Faviola Bernard, Gustavo Santiago-Collazo, Waldemar Garcia, Jose L Vera, Enrique Meléndez, Edu B Suarez-Martinez. 2018. Para-Substituted Functionalised Ferrocene Esters with Novel Antibacterial Properties. J Clin Diag Res. Volume : 12 Issue : 2 Page : DC01 – DC04

Lai G, Forti KM, Renthal R. Kinetics of lipid mixing between bicelles and nanolipoprotein particles. Biophys Chem. 2015 Feb;197:47-52. doi:10.1016/j.bpc.2015.01.006. Epub 2015 Jan 23. PubMed PMID: 25660392; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4346369.

Santiago-Ortiz M, Muñoz-Forti K, Suarez Martinez EB, Godoy Muñoz L, K. Husain, and Hernandez Muñiz W. Effects of Antioxidant N-acetylcysteine Against Paraquat1Induced Oxidative Stress tissues of Mice. Int J Sci: Basic and Appl Res. 2016 26(1): 26-46

Mariano Colon Caraballo:

Colón-Caraballo M, Monteiro JB, Flores I. H3K27me3 is an Epigenetic Mark of Relevance in Endometriosis. Reprod Sci. 2015 Sep;22(9):1134-42. doi: 10.1177/1933719115578924. Epub 2015 Mar 27. PubMed PMID: 25820690.

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