March 2021

Recent Publications

  1. Ahmad HA, Tameru B, Nganwa D, Ayanwale L, Habtemariam T, and Fite RW. Quantitative Risk Assessment of Introduction of Foot and Mouth Virus into the U.S. through Cheese Importation. J. Vet. Anim. Sci., (1-2): 5-19, 2013.
  2. Akil L, Reddy RS and Ahmad HA. Effects of Climate Change on Salmonella Infections. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 11(12): 974-980, 2014.. Doi:10.1089/fpd.2014.1802.
  3. Ates M, Arslan Z, Demir V, Daniels J, and Farah IO. Accumulation of CUO and ZnO nanoparticles through waterborne and dietary exposure of gold fish (Carassius auratus) Environ. Toxicol. 119-128. 2015. PMID: 24860999. PMCID: PMC42422804.
  4. Ates M, Daniels J, Arslan Z, Farah IO. Effects of aqueous suspensions of titanium dioxide nanoparticles on Artemis salina: assessment of nanoparticle aggregation, accumulation and toxicity. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 185(4): 3339-3348. 2013. PMCID: PMC3491177.
  5. Ates M, Daniels J, Arslan Z, Farah IO, and Rivera HF. Comparative evaluation of impact of Zn and ZnO nanoparticles on brine shrimp (Artemia salina) larvae: effects of particle size and solubility on toxicity. Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts 15 225–233, 2013. PMCID: PMC3777809.
  6. Ates M, Demir V, Adiguzel R, Arslan Z. Bioaccumulation, subacute toxicity and tissue distribution of engineered titanium dioxide nanoparticles in goldfish (Carassius auratus). Journal of Nanoparticles.  2013. Article ID 460518, 6 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/460518. NIHMSID # 553660.
  7. Ates, M, Demir V, Arslan Z, Daniels J, Farah IO, and Bogatu,C. Evaluation of alpha and gamma aluminum oxide nanoparticle accumulation, toxicity and depuration in (Artemia salina) larvae. Environ. Toxicol. 109-18, 2015. PMCID: PMC 4006351.
  8. Ates M, Dugo, MA, Demir, V, Arslan Z, and Tchounwou PB. Effects of copper oxide nanoparticles to sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus) at different salinities.  Dig. J. Nanomater. Biostruc. 9(1):369-377, 2014. PMCID: PMC 4233717.
  9. Basaran I, Emami Khansari M, Pramanik A, Wong BM, and Hossain MA. An exclusive fluoride receptor: fluoride-induced proton transfer to a quinoline-based, thiourea. Tetrahedron Letters. 55, 1467-1470, 2014. PMCID: PMC3991426.
  10. Dasary S, Ray PC, Singh AK, Arbneshi T, Yu H, and Senapati D. A surface enhanced Raman scattering probe for highly selective and ultra sensitive detection of iodide in water and salt samples. Analyst, 138, 1195-1203, 2013.
  11. Dasari S and Tchounwou PB. Cisplatin in cancer therapy: Molecular mechanisms of action. Eur J Pharmacol 740:364-378, 2014. PMCID: PMC4146684.
  12. Das P, Valente EJ, and Hamme AT II. A Model Study for the Concise Synthesis of Bromotyrosine Derived Spiroisoxazoline Natural Products and Analogous Core Structures.  Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2659-2663, 2014. NIHMSID: #577389.
  13. Ekunwe S, Hall SM(d), Luo X, Wang H and Begonia GB.  Fractionated Ocimum gratissimum Leaf Extract Inhibit Prostate Cancer (PC3•AR) Cells Growth by Reducing Androgen Receptor and Survivin Levels. J Health Care Poor Underserved, 24(4):61-69, 2013.  PMID: 24241261.
  14. Graham B, Stevens J(d), Wells P, Sims J, Rogers C(d,t), Leggett SS, Ekunwe S and Ndebele K. Enhancement of arsenic trioxide-mediated changes in human induced pluripotent stem cells (IPS). Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. 11(7):7524-36, 2014. PMCID: PMC4113892.
  15. Hamme AT II, Lin Y, and Ondera TJ. Multifunctional SERS-Based SWCNT & Gold Nanostructures for Targeted Detection and Photothermal Destruction of Foodborne Pathogens. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 213-238, 2015.
  16. He X, Akil L, Aker, WG, Hwang H-m, and Ahmad, HA. Trends in Infant Mortality in United States: A Thorough Investigation of Southeastern States from 2005-2009. Public Health. 2014. Manuscript ID: PUHE-D-14-00599.
  17. Hossain MA,  Işıklan M,  Pramanik A,  Saeed MA, Fronczek FR. Anion cluster: Assembly of dihydrogen phosphates for the formation of a cyclic anion octamer. Cryst. Growth Des. 2012. NIHMSID # 359844.
  18. Hossain MA, Işıklan M, Pramanik A, Saeed MA, and Fronczek FR. Anion cluster: Assembly of dihydrogen phosphates for the formation of a cyclic anion octamer. Cryst. Growth Des. 12, 567–571. 2012. PMCID: PMC3306550.
  19. Hossain MA,  Saeed MA, Pramanik A,  Wong MM, Haque SA, and Powell, D. R. A Self-Assembled Fluoride–Water Cyclic Cluster of [F(H2O)]44– in a Molecular Box. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 11892-11895.  2012. PubMed # 22765503.
  20. Horvat D, Khansari ME, Pramanik A, Beeram MR, Kuehl TJ, Hossain, MA, and Uddin, MN. A Synthetic Thiourea-Based Tripodal Receptor that Impairs the Function of Human First Trimester Cytotrophoblast Cells. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. 7456-7469, 2014. PMC4113887.
  21. Horvat D, Khansari ME, Pramanik A(p), Beeram MR, Kuehl TJ, Hossain MA and Uddin MN. A Synthetic Thiourea-Based Tripodal Receptor that Impairs the Function of Human First Trimester Cytotrophoblast Cells. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 11:7456-7469, 2014. PMCID: PMC4113887.
  22. Horvat D, Khansari ME, Pramanik A, Beeram MR, Kuehl TJ, Hossain MA, and Uddin MN. A Synthetic Thiourea-Based Tripodal Receptor that Impairs the Function of Human First Trimester Cytotrophoblast Cells. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 11. 7456-7469, 2014. PMC4113887.
  23. Hughes S(d), Dasary S(t), Singh AK, Glenn Z, Jamison H, Ray PC, and Yu H.  Sensitive and selective detection of trivalent chromium using Hyper Rayleigh Scattering with 5,5’-dithio-bis-(2-nitrobenzoic acid)-modified gold nanoparticles.  Sens. Actuat. B: Chem., 178, 514-519, 2013. NIHMSID: 548092.
  24. Hwang HM, Ray PC, Yu H and He X. Toxicology of designer/engineered metallic nanoparticles. Chapter 8, RSC Green Chemistry Book Series Sustainable Preparation of Metal Nanoparticles: Methods and Applications.  p. 190-212, 2013.
  25. Ibrahim FO, Holt-Gray C, Cameron JA, Tucci M, Cason Z and Benghuzzi H. Experimental Induction of Lung Damage in the F344 Rat upon Exposure to Citral, Retinoic Acid (ATRA), Ovalbumin and Mold Spores. Biomed. Sci. Instrum. 50:409-16, PMCID: PMC4275223, 2014.
  26. Ibrahim FO, Holt-Gray C, Cameron JA, Tucci M, Cason Z and Benghuzzi H. Impact of Paired Combinations of Retinoic Acid (ATRA) and Ovalbumin on F344 Rat Lung Tissues and Improvement of Related Pathology by Citral. Biomed. Sci. Instrum. 50:423-30, 2014. PMCID: PMC4278655.
  27. Kenduzler E, Ates M, Arslan Z, McHenry M, and Tchounwou PB. Determination of mercury in fish otoliths by cold vapor generation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (CVG-ICP-MS). Talanta. 2012 May 15;93:404-10. doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2012.02.063. Epub 2012 Mar 3. PMID: 22483929.
  28. Kishinhi SS, Tchounwou PB, Farah IO. Molecular approach to microbiological examination of water quality in the Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) in Mississippi.  Environmental Health Insights, 15:7:33-41, 2013. PMID: 23761974; PMCID: PMC3662394.
  29. Kumar S(p), Yedjou CG and Tchounwou PB. Arsenic trioxide induces oxidative stress, DNA damage, and mitochondrial pathway of apoptosis in human leukemia (HL-60) cells.  J. Exp. Clin. Cancer Res. 33(1):42, 2014. PMCID: PMC4049373.
  30. Li X, Xiao D, Sanders T(d), Tchounwou PB, and Liu YM. Fast Quantification of amino acids by microchip electrophoresis-mass spectrometry.  Anal Bioanal Chem. 405(25): 8131-6.  2013. PMCID:  PMC379160.
  31. Lin Y(d), and Hamme AT II. Targeted highly sensitive detection/eradication of multi-drug resistant Salmonella DT104 through gold nanoparticle-SWCNT bioconjugated nanohybrids. Analyst. 139, 3702–3705, 2014. NIHMSID: 602375.
  32. McComb JQ(d), Rogers C(d,t), Han FX, and Tchounwou PB. Rapid screening of heavy metals and trace elements in environmental samples using portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometer, A comparative study. Water, Air and Soil Pollution. 225:2169-2179, 2014. NIHMSID: #648305.
  33. McCullum, Tchounwou P, Ding LS, Liao X, and Liu YM. Extraction of Aflatoxins from Liquid Foodstuff Samples with Polydopamine-Coated Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles for HPLC-MS/MS Analysis. J. Agric. Food Chem. 62 (19), 4261-4267, 2014.
  34. McShan D and Yu H. DNA damage in human skin keratinocytes caused by multiwalled carbon nanotubes with carboxylate functionalization. Toxicol. Ind. Health, first published online September 25, 2012. (NIHMSID # 548100)
  35. McShan D, Ray PC, and Yu H. Molecular Toxicity Mechanism of Nanosilver. J. Food Drug Anal. 22, 116-127, 2014. NIHMSID #651064.
  36. McShan D and Yu H. DNA damage in human skin keratinocytes caused by multiwalled carbon nanotubes with carboxylate functionalization, Toxicol. Ind. Health, DOI: 10.1177/ 0748233712459914, first published on September 25, 2012.
  37. McShan D and Yu H. DNA damage in human skin keratinocytes caused by multiwalled carbon nanotubes with carboxylate functionalization. Toxicol. Ind. Health.  30(6), 489-498, 2014. PMCID: PMC3912206.
  38. Ogungbe IV, Crouch RA(d), and Demeritte T(d). (-) Arctigenin and (+) Pinoresinol are Antagonist of the Human Thyroid Hormone Receptor β. J Chem Inf Model 54:3051-3055, 2014. PMCID: PMC4245177.
  39. Ondera TJ and Hamme AT II. A gold nanopopcorn attached single-walled carbon nanotube hybrid for rapid detection and killing of bacteria. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 2, 7534-7543, 2014. NIHMSID: #632804.
  40. Pacurari M, Kafoury R, Tchounwou PB and Ndebele K. The Renin-Angiotensin-aldosterone system in vascular inflammation and remodeling. Int J Inflam. 2014:689360, 2014. Epub. PMCID: PMC3997861.
  41. Patlolla AK, Todorov TI, Tchounwou PB, van der Voet G, and Centeno JA. Arsenic-induced biochemical and genotoxic effects and distribution in tissues of Sprague-Dawley rats. Microchem J. 2012 Nov 1;105:101-107. Epub 2012 Sep 3. PMID: 23175155.
  42. Patlolla AK, Berry A, May L, and Tchounwou PB. Genotoxicity of silver nanoparticles in Vicia faba: a pilot study on the environmental monitoring of nanoparticles. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 9(5):1649-62. doi: 10.3390/ijerph9051649. Epub 2012 May 4. PMID: 22754463.
  43. Patlolla AKHackett D, Tchounwou, PB. Silver nanoparticle-induced oxidative stress-dependent toxicity in Sprague-Dawley rats. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 399(1-2):257-68, 2015. NIHMS639114, PMCID: 25355157.
  44. Perkins-Fullove T, Johnson B, and Yu H. Structure-dependent lipid peroxidation by photoirradiation of pyrene and its mono-substituted derivatives, J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part A, 48 (3), 233-241, 2013. NIHMSID: 548094.
  45. Perkins-Fullove T, and Yu H. DNA damage and repair of human skin keratinocytes concurrently exposed to pyrene derivatives and UVA light. Toxicol. Res., 2(3) 193-199, 2013. NIHMSID: 548097.
  46. Pramanik A, Russ TH, Powell DR, and Hossain MA. 3,3'-Bis(quinolin-8-yl)-1,1'-[4,4′-methylenebis(4,1-phenylene)]diurea. Acta Cryst. E68, 158-159. 2012. NIHMSID # 359850.
  47. Pramanik A, Khansari ME, Powell DR, Fronczek FR, and Hossain MA. Absorption of Atmospheric CO2 as Carbonate Inside the Molecular Cavity of a New Tripodal Hexaurea Receptor, Org. Lett (ASAP): DOI: 10.1021/ol403186k, 2014 NIHMSID # 550835.
  48. Pramanik A(p), Khansari ME, Powell DR, Fronczek FR and Hossain MA. Absorption of Atmospheric CO2 as Carbonate inside the Molecular Cavity of a New Tripodal Hexaurea Receptor. Org Lett 16:366–369, 2014. PMCID: PMC3976990.
  49. Pramanik A, Powell DR, Wong BM, and Hossain MA. Spectroscopic, Structural, and Theoretical Studies of Halide Complexes with a Urea-Based Tripodal Receptor, Inorg. Chem. 51 (7), 4274–4284. 2012. PMCID: PMC3399518.
  50. Primera-Pedrozo, Oliva M, Arslan Z, Bakhtiyor R, Bakhtiyor, and Leszczynski J. Room temperature synthesis of PbSe quantum dots in aqueous solution: Stabilization by interaction with ligands. Nanoscale. 2012. DOI:10.1039/C2NR11439A, PCMID:PMC3273634.
  51. Primera-Pedrozo O, Arslan Z and Ates M. Silica encapsulation of thiol-stabilized lead selenide (PbSe) quantum dots in aqueous solution. Materials Letters 102–103:116–119. 2013. PMCID:  PMC3665949.
  52. Ray PC, Singh AK, Senapati D, Fan Z, and Yu H. Toxicity and Environmental Risks of Nanomaterials: An Update, in Bio-Nanotechnology: A Revolution in Food, Biomedical and Health Sciences. Bagchi, Bagchi, Moriyama, and Shahidi eds., Vol. 1, 731-746, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
  53. Rhaman MA, Ahmed L, Wang J, Powell D, Leszczynski J, and Hossain M. Encapsulation and selectivity of sulfate with a furan-based hexaaza macrocyclic receptor in water. Org. Biomol. Chem. 12, 2045-2048, 2014, NIHMSID: 649928.
  54. Rhaman MM, Alamgir A, Wong BM, Powell DR, Hossain MA. A highly efficient dinuclear Cu(II) chemosensor for colorimetric and fluorescent detection of cyanide in water. RSC Advances. 4, 54263-54267, 2014, NIHMSID: 649923.
  55. Rhaman MM, Fronczek FR, Powell D, and Hossain, MA. Colourimetric and fluorescent detection of oxalate in water by a new macrocycle-based dinuclear nickel complex: A remarkable red shift of fluorescence band. Dalton Trans. 43, 4618-4621, 2014. PMCID: PMC3976989.
  56. Rogers CS(d,t), Yedjou CG, Sutton DJ, and Tchounwou PB. Vitamin D3 potentiates the antitumorigenic effects of arsenic trioxide in human leukemia (HL-60) cells. Exp Hematol Oncol 3(1), 2014. PMCID: PMC3973008.
  57. Russ TH, Pramanik A, Khansari ME, Wong BM, and Hossain MA, A quinoline based bis-urea receptor for anions: A selective receptor for hydrogen sulfate.  Natural Product Communication. 7, 301-304. 2012. PMCID: PMC3342016.
  58. Thabitha PS, Dasari HD, McShan D, and Yu, H. Nanosilver-Based Antibacterial Agents for Food Safety, in Food Poisoning: Outbreaks, Bacterial Sources and Adverse Health Effects, Ray PC Ed. Nova Science Publishing Inc. 35-62, (Book Chapter), 2014.
  59. Tchounwou CK, Yedjou CG, Farah IO and Tchounwou PB. D-Glucose induced cytotoxic, genotoxic, and apoptotic effects on human breast adenocarcinoma (MCF-7) cells. J Cancer Sci Ther 6:156-160, 2014. PMCID: PMC4264661.
  60. Tchounwou PB, Yedjou CG, Patlolla A, and Sutton D.  Heavy metals toxicity and the environment. Molecular, Clinical, and Environmental Toxicology. (Book Chapter), 101:133-164. 2012. PMID: 22945569.
  61. Tchounwou PB, and Han O. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Best Paper Award. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 10(1):443-5. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10010443. 2013. PMID: 23343916.
  62. Tchounwou PB. Ninth International Symposium on Recent Advances in Environmental Health Research. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 2014 Jan 10;11(1):1001-4. doi: 10.3390/ijerph110101001.  PMID:  24434595.
  63. Tchounwou PB. 10th International symposium on recent advances in environmental health research. Int. J Environ Res Public Health. Int. J Environ Res Public Health. 11:1001-1004, 2014. PMCID: PMC3924487.
  64. Tchounwou PB, and Zhou J. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Best Paper Award. Int. J Environ Res Public Health. 11(1):1192-1194, 2014, PMCID: PMC3924499.
  65. Saeed, MA, Pramanik, and Hossain MA. Phosphate binding with a thiophene-based azamacrocycle in water, Inorg. Chem.,Commun. 21, 32-24. 2012. NIHMSID # 372582.
  66. Saeed MA, Pramanik A, Wong BM, Haque SA, Powell DR, Chand DK, and Hossain MA. Self-assembly of ordered water tetramers in an encapsulated [Br(H2O)12] complex. Chemical Communications. 48, 8631-8633 (back cover page). 2012. PMID: 22576593.
  67. Sims JN, Graham B, Pacurari M, Leggett SS, Tchounwou PB and Ndebele K. Di-ethylhexylphthalate (DEHP) modulates cell invasion, migration and anchorage independent growth through targeting S100P in LN-229 glioblastoma cells. Int J Environ Res Public Health 11(5):5006-5019, 2014. PMCID: PMC4053887.
  68. Swatantra RK, Tchounwou PB, Ahmad HA, Yerramilli A & Young JH. Geospatial interpolation and mapping of surface ozone pollution using geostatistics. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. 11(1), 983-1000, 2014: doi:10.3390/ijerph110100983, PMID: 24434594.
  69. Velma V and Tchounwou PB. Oxidative stress and DNA damage induced by Chromium in liver and kidney of Goldfish, Carassius auratus. Biomarkers Insights. 8:43-51, 2013. PMID: 23700361 PMCID: PMC3653851.
  70. Yedjou CG, Saeed MA, Md. Hossain A, Dorsey W, and Yu H, and Tchounwou PB. 2012.  Basic apoptotic and necrotic cell death in human liver carcinoma (HepG2) cells induced by synthetic azamacrocycle. Environ Toxicol. 2012. PMID: 22644747. [PubMed].
  71. Yedjou C, Izevbigie E and Tchounwou PB.  Vernonia amagdalina-induced growth arrest and apoptosis in breast cancer (MCF-7) cells. Pharmacology and Pharmacy. 4(1):93-99. 2013.  PMCID:  PMC3864043.
  72. Yilmaz V, Arslan Z, Hazer O, and Yilmaz H. Selective solid phase extraction of copper using a new Cu(II)-imprinted polymer and determination by inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES). Microchemical Journal 114, 65-72, 2014. NIHMSID #550386.
  73. Yilmaz V, Arslan Z, Rose L and Little MD. Cyanovanadate(III) complexes as novel additives for efficient generation of volatile cadmium species in complex samples prior to determinations by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS). Talanta 115:681–687. 2013. PMICD:  PMC3761385.
  74. Yilmaz V, Arslan Z, and Rose L. Determination of lead by hydride generation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (HG-ICP-MS): On-line generation of plumbane using potassium hexacyanomanganate(III). Anal. Chim. Acta 761 18– 26. 2013. NIHMSID # 425594.
  75. Yilmaz V, Rose L, Arslan Z, and Little MD. On-line chemical vapor generation of cadmium in the presence of hexacyanochromate(III) for determination by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS). Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 27. 1895-1902. 2012. NIHMSID # 408093.
  76. Zereen F, Yilmaz V, and Arslan Z. Solid phase pre-concentration with TAR immobilized Chromosorb 106 and application to determination of trace metals in seawater and fish otoliths by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP–MS). Analytical Letters 47: 58-76. 2014. PMCID: PMC 4068351.