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    Student Name Year Department Mentor
    Gregory Adams Second Physiology Xuebiao Yao
    Patrice Capers Fifth Microbiology, Biochemistry, Immunology Jacqueline Hibbert
    September Hesse Seventh Neurobiology John Patrickson
    Shubha Kayarthodi Fourth Obstetrics/Gynecology E. Shyam Reddy
    Anjulyna Khamdy Second Medicine/Cardiovascular Research Institute Methode Bacanamwo
    Tanisha McGlothen Fifth Microbiology, Biochemistry, Immunology Gary Sanford and Ruben Gonzalez
    Hassana Salifu Third Microbiology, Biochemistry, Immunology Jonathan Stiles
    Kisha Scarlett Fourth Cardiovascular Research Institute Leonard Anderson
    Lauren Simmons Fourth Neuroscience Byron Ford
    Tarianna Stewart-Hutto Second Cardiovascular Research Institute Sharon Francis
    Monique Surles Second Neurobiology Byron Ford

    RISE Student Publications

    Student Name Publications
    Adams, Gregory Wang X, Zhuang X, Cao D, Chu Y, Yao P, Liu W, Liu L, Adams G, Fang G, Dou Z, Ding X, Huang Y, Wang D, Yao X. (2012). Mitotic regulator SKAP forms a link between kinetochore core KMN and dynamic spindle microtubule.J Biol Chem. (on-line as Oct. 3, 2012)

    Yu X, Wang F, Liu H, Adams G, Aikhionbare F, Liu D, Cao X, Fan L, Hu G, Chen Y, Frost A, Partridge E, Ding X, Yao X., (2012). ACAP4 protein cooperates with Grb2 protein to orchestrate epidermal growth factor-stimulated integrin β1 recycling in cell migration.” J Biol Chem. 23; 286 (51):43735-47; 3

    Mehrabi, Akwe JA, Adams G, Grizzle W, Yao X; Aikhionbare FA. “Analysis of mtDNA sequence variants in colorectal adenomatous polyps”. Diagnostic Pathology. 5:66, 2010.
    Capers , Patrice Capers PL, Hyacinth HI, Cue S, Chappa P, Archer DR, Hibbert JM. “Effect of High Protein Diet on Transgenic Sickle Mice.” FASEB J. April 2010. 24 (Meeting abstract supplement) lb394.

    Capers PL, Gee BE, Hyacinth HI, Newman GW, Stiles JK, Quarshie A, Osunkwo I, Hibbert JM. What’s Your Tanner? An Analysis of the Impact of Sickle Cell Disease Phenotype on Pubertal Development and Body Mass. Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts), Nov 2011; 118:2123.

    Archer DR, Mulupuri P, Chappa P, Vikulina T, Roser-Page S, Yamaguchi M, Capers PL, Hyacinth HI, Hibbert JM, Weitzmann L. Infammatory Bone Loss Drives Skeletal Deterioration in a Murine Model of Sickle Cell Disease Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts), Nov 2011; 118:4855.

    Hyacinth HI, Capers PL, Chappa P, Quarshie A, Newman G, Weitzman N, Archer DR, Hibbert JM. Th1 and Th2 cytokine levels are increased in murine models of human sickle cell anemia maintained on a high protein calories feed. Br J Haematol. 2012 157 (Suppl 1): Abstr. 13 April.

    Hurd EA, Capers PL, Blauwkamp MN, Adams ME, Raphael Y, Poucher HK, Martin DM. “Loss of Chd7 function in gene-trapped reporter mice embryonic lethal and associated with severe defects in multiple developing tissues” Mamm. Genome 2007 Feb. 18(2): 94-104. PMID: 17334657.
    Hesse, September Richards, C. L., Hoffman, K. C., Bernhard, J. M., Winslow, S. D., Norman, J. C., Whalen, R. L., Development and Characterization of in Infection-Inhibiting Urinary Catheter. ASAIO Journal 49(4): 449-453; July 2003.

    J. Christopher Ehlen*, September Hesse* Lennisha Pinckney, and Ketema N. Paul. Sex chromosomes regulate nighttime sleep propensity during recovery from sleep loss in mice, In Preparation.
    Kayarthodi, Shubha Wendell S. Fortson, Shubhalaxmi Kayarthodi, Yasuo Fujimura, Huali Xu, Roland Matthews, William E Grizzle, Veena N Rao, Ganapathy K Bhat, and E Shyam P Reddy. “Histone deacetylase inhibitors, valproic acid and trichostatin-A induce apoptosis and affect acetylation status of p53 in TMPRSS2-ERG positive prostate cancer cells”. 2011, International J. of Oncology. 39(1):p111-120.
    McGlothen, Tanisha Yang Y, Wu F, Ward T, Yan F, Wu Q, Wang Z, McGlothen T, Peng W, You T, Sun M, Cui T, Hu R, Dou Z, Zhu J, Xie W, Rao Z, Ding X, Yao X. (2008) Phosphorylation of HsMis13 by Aurora B Kinase is essential for assembly of functional kinetochore. J Biol Chem. 2008 Sep 26; 283(39): 26726-36. Epub 2008 Jul 17.

    Shanchun Guo, Laronna S. Colbert, Tanisha Z. McGlothen and Ruben R. Gonzalez-Perez (2012). Regulation of Angiogenesis in Human Cancer via Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 (VEGFR-2), Tumor Angiogenesis, Sophia Ran (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-0009-6, InTech, Available from:
    Stewart-Hutto, Tarianna Compton MT, Carter T, Bergner E, Franz L, Stewart T, Trotman H, McGlashan TH, McGorry PD (2007) Defining, operationalizing, and measuring the duration of untreated psychosis (DUP): Advances, limitations, and future directions. Early Intervention in Psychiatry; 1: 236-250

    Compton MT, Kelley ME, Ramsay CE, Pringle M, Goulding SM, Esterberg ML, Stewart T, Walker EF (2009) Relation of pre-onset cannabis, alcohol, and tobacco use with the age at onset of prodrome and age at onset of psychosis in first-episode patients. American Journal of Psychiatry; 166: 1251-1257

    Stewart T, Goulding SM, Pringle M, Esterberg ML, Compton MT (2010) A descriptive study of nicotine, alcohol, and cannabis use in urban, socially-disadvantaged, predominantly African American patients with first-episode nonaffective psychosis. Clinical Schizophrenia and Related Psychosis; 217-225

    Compton MT, Broussard B, Ramsay CE, Stewart T (2011) Pre-Illness Cannabis Use and the Early Course of Nonaffective Psychotic Disorders: Associations with Premorbid Functioning, the Prodrome, and Mode of Onset of Psychosis. Schizophrenia Research; 126: 71-76

    Ramsay CE, Stewart T, Compton MT. (2012) Unemployment among patients with first-episode psychosis: prevalence and clinical correlates in a U.S. sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 47:797-803.

    Compton MT, Broussard B, Hankerson-Dyson D, Krishan S, Stewart T(2010) System-and Policy-Level Challenges to full implementation of the Crisis Intervention Team(CIT) Model. Journal of Police Crisis Negotiations; 10:72-85
    Compton MT, Broussard B, Hankerson-Dyson D, Krishan S, Stewart- Hutto T (2011) Do Empathy and Psychological Mindedness Affect Police Officers’ Decision to Enter Crisis Intervention Team Training? Psychiatric Services, 62:632–638

    Broussard B, Krishan S , Hankerson-Dyson D, Husbands L Stewart- Hutto T, Compton MT (2011) Development and initial reliability and validity of four self-report measures used in research on interactions between police officers and individuals with mental illnesses. Psychiatric Services, 189:458-462
    Surles, Monique Discrete Cerebral Hypothemia in the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial. OA Harris, CR Muh, MC Surles, Y Pan, G Rozycki, J MacLeod, K Easley, Journal of Neurosurgery 110(6): 1256-1264;

    Examination of the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury in the Developing and Developed World: Focus on Resource Utilization, Protocols, and Practices That Alter Outcome. OA Harris, CA Bruce, M Reid, R Cheeks, K Easley, MC Surles, Y Pan, D Rhoden-Salmon, D Webster and I Crandon, Journal of Neurosurgery 109(3): 433-8 (2008)