Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine | Fellowships | Publications

Fellow Publications

  1. Horani A, Nath A, Wasserman MG, Huang T, Brody SL.ROCK Inhibition Enhances Airway Epithelial Basal Cell Proliferation and Lentivirus Transduction.Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 May 28. PMID:23713995
  2. Horani A, Ferkol TW, Shoseyov D, Wasserman MG, Oren YS, Kerem B, Amirav I, Cohen-Cymberknoh M, Dutcher SK, Brody SL, Elpeleg O, Kerem E.LRRC6 mutation causes primary ciliary dyskinesia with dynein arm defects. PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e59436. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0059436. Epub 2013 Mar 19. PMID:23527195
  3. Horani A, Druley TE, Zariwala MA, Patel AC, Levinson BT, Van Arendonk LG, Thornton KC, Giacalone JC, Albee AJ, Wilson KS, Turner EH, Nickerson DA, Shendure J, Bayly PV, Leigh MW, Knowles MR, Brody SL, Dutcher SK, Ferkol TW. Whole-exome capture and sequencing identifies HEATR2 mutation as a cause of primary ciliary dyskinesia. Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Oct 5;91(4):685-93. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2012.08.022. PMID: 23040496
  4. Horani A, Shoseyov D, Ginsburg I, Mruwat R, Doron S, Amer J, Safadi R.Triphala (PADMA) extract alleviates bronchial hyperreactivity in a mouse model through liver and spleen immune modulation and increased anti-oxidative effects. Ther Adv Respir Dis. 2012 Aug;6(4):199-210. doi: 10.1177/1753465812452194. Epub 2012 Jul 4. PMID: 22763675
  5. Jain R, Javidan-Nejad C, Alexander-Brett J, Horani A, Cabellon MC, Walter MJ, Brody SL.Sensory functions of motile cilia and implication for bronchiectasis. Front Biosci (Schol Ed). 2012 Jan 1;4:1088-98. PMID: 22202111
  6. Chuen-im P, Smyth MD, Segura B, Ferkol T, Rivera-Spoljaric K. Recurrent pleural effusion without intrathoracic migration of ventriculoperitoneal shunt catheter: a case report. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012 Jan;47(1):91-5. doi: 10.1002/ppul.21510. PMID: 22170808
  7. Horani A, Shoseyov D, Doron S, Mruwat R, Amer J, Kerem E, Safadi R: Immune modulation of ovalbumin-induced lung injury in mice using β-glucosylceramide and a potential role of the liver. Immunobiology. 2011;216:548-57.
  8. Beigelman A, Mikols CL, Gunsten SP, Cannon CL, Brody SL, Walter MJ. Azithromycin attenuates airway inflammation in a mouse model of viral bronchiolitis. Respir Res. 2010;11:90-97.
  9. Coste F, Ferkol T: Cystic fibrosis. In Wong E, Bennett M, Dietzen D, eds. Biochemical and Molecular Basis of Pediatric Disease, fourth edition. Washington DC: AACC Press. 2010. pp 289-302.
  10. Lie H, Zariwala MA, Helms C, Bowcock AM, Carson JL, Brown DE, Hazucha MJ, Forsen J, Molter D, Knowles MR, Leigh MW, Ferkol TW:  Primary ciliary dyskinesia in Amish communities. J Pediatr. 2010;156:1023-5.
  11. Taylor JB, Hogue LA, LiPuma JJ, Walter MJ, Brody SL, Cannon CL:  Entry of Burkholderia organisms into respiratory epithelium: CFTR, microfilament and microtubule dependence.  J Cyst Fibros. 2010;9:36-43.
  12. Panzner MJ, Hindi KM, Wright BD, Taylor JB, Han DS, Youngs WJ, Cannon CL: A theobromine derived silver N-heterocyclic carbene: synthesis, characterization, and antimicrobial efficacy studies on cystic fibrosis relevant pathogens. Dalton Trans. 2009;21:7308-13.
  13. Silver E, Yin-Declue H, Schechtman KB, Grayson MH, Bacharier LB, Castro M:  Lower levels of plasmacytoid dendritic cells in peripheral blood are associated with a diagnosis of asthma 6 years after severe respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2009;20:471-6.
  14. Boyd JH, DeBaun MR, Morgan WJ, Mao J, Strunk RC:  Lower airway obstruction is associated with increased morbidity in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2009;44:290-6.
  15. Hindi KM, Ditto AJ, Panzner MJ, Medvetz DA, Han DS, Hovis CE, Hilliard JK, Taylor JB, Yun YH, Cannon CL, Youngs WJ:  The antimicrobial efficacy of sustained release silver-carbene complex-loaded L-tyrosine polyphosphate nanoparticles: in vitro and in vivo studies. Biomaterials. 2009;30:3771-9.
  16. Elizur A, Adair-Kirk TL, Kelley DG, Griffin GL, deMello DE, Senior RM: Tumor necrosis factor-alpha from macrophages enhances LPS-induced clara cell expression of keratinocyte-derived chemokine. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2008;38:8-15.
  17. Elizur A, Cannon CL, Ferkol TW: Airway inflammation in cystic fibrosis. Chest. 2008;133:489-95.
  18. Jennings JE, Ramkumar T, Mao J, Boyd J, Castro M, Field JJ, Strunk RC, DeBaun MR:  Elevated urinary leukotriene E4 levels are associated with hospitalization for pain in children with sickle cell disease. Am J Hematol. 2008;83:640-3.
  19. Khan SH, Park SS, Sirajuddin IA, Grayson MH:  Respiratory virus and asthma: the role of immunoglobulin E. Clin Ther. 2008;30:1017-24.
  20. Phillips KL, An P, Boyd JH, Strunk RC, Casella JF, Barton BA, DeBaun MR: Major gene effect and additive familial pattern of inheritance of asthma exist among families of probands with sickle cell anemia and asthma. Am J Hum Biol. 2008:20:149-53.
  21. Shornick LP, Wells AG, Zhang Y, Patel AC, Huang G, Takami K, Sosa M, Shukla N, Agapov E, Holtzman MJ: Host tissue versus immune cell Stat1 function for innate defense against respiratory viral infection. J Immunol. 2008;180:3319-28.
  22. Spivey JF, Uong EC, Strunk R, Boslaugh SE, DeBaun MR: Low daytime pulse oximetry reading is associated with nocturnal desaturation and obstructive sleep apnea in children with sickle cell anemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008;50:359-62.
  23. Skurla C, Perera A, Towe C, Robertson P, Healy J, Kane R. Development of photochemical method for meniscal repair: a preliminary study. Journal of Biomechanics. 2007; 40(1): 220-224 PMID: 16359679
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