Cross-Disciplinary Collaborative Publications

Beecham A, Dong C, Wright CB, Dueker N, Brickman AM, Wang L, DeCarli C, Blanton SH, Rundek T, Mayeux R, Sacco RL. Genome-wide scan in Hispanics highlights candidate loci for brain white matter hyperintensities. Neurology Genetics. 2017;3(5):e185.

Crocco EA, Loewenstein DA, Curiel RE, Alperin N, Czaja SJ, Harvey PD, Sun X, Lenchus J, Raffo A, Penate A, Melo J, Sang L, Valdivia R, Cardenas K. A novel cognitive assessment paradigm to detect pre-mild cognitive impairment (PreMCI) and the relationship to biological markers of Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 2018;96: 33-38.

Dhamoon MS, Cheung YK, Bagci A, Alperin N, Sacco RL, Elkind MSV, Wright CB. Periventricular White Matter Hyperintensities and Functional Decline. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29155435.

Doliner B, Dong C, Blanton SH, Gardener H, Elkind MSV, Sacco RL, Demmer RT, Desvarieux M, Rundek T. Apolipoprotein E Gene Polymorphism and Subclinical Carotid Atherosclerosis: The Northern Manhattan Study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print].

Dueker ND, Della-Morte D, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Blanton SH. Sickle Cell Trait and Renal Function in Hispanics in the US: The Northern Manhattan Study. Ethnicity & Disease. 2017;11-14.

Gutierrez J, Kulick E, Park Moon Y, Dong C, Cheung K, Ahmet B, Stern Y, Alperin N, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Wright CB, Elkind MSV. Brain Arterial Diameters and Cognitive Performance: The Northern Manhattan Study. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2017 Nov 23:1-12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29166955.

Hibar DP, Adams HH, Jahanshad N, Chauhan G, Stein JL, Hofer E, Renteria ME, Bis JC, Arias-Vasquez A, Ikram MK, Desrivières S, Vernooij MW, Abramovic L, Alhusaini S, Amin N, Andersson M, Arfanakis K, Aribisala BS, Armstrong NJ, Athanasiu L, Axelsson T, Beecham AH, Beiser A, Bernard M, Blanton SH, Bohlken MM, Boks MP, Bralten J, Brickman AM, Carmichael O, Chakravarty MM, Chen Q, Ching CR, Chouraki V, Cuellar-Partida G, Crivello F, Den Braber A, Doan NT, Ehrlich S, Giddaluru S, Goldman AL, Gottesman RF, Grimm O, Griswold ME, Guadalupe T, Gutman BA, Hass J, Haukvik UK, Hoehn D, Holmes AJ, Hoogman M, Janowitz D, Jia T, Jørgensen KN, Karbalai N, Kasperaviciute D, Kim S, Klein M, Kraemer B, Lee PH, Liewald DC, Lopez LM, Luciano M, Macare C, Marquand AF, Matarin M, Mather KA, Mattheisen M, McKay DR, Milaneschi Y, Muñoz Maniega S, Nho K, Nugent AC, Nyquist P, Loohuis LM, Oosterlaan J, Papmeyer M, Pirpamer L, Pütz B, Ramasamy A, Richards JS, Risacher SL, Roiz-Santiañez R, Rommelse N, Ropele S, Rose EJ, Royle NA, Rundek T, et al. Novel genetic loci associated with hippocampal volume. Nat Commun. 2017;8:13624.

Jiang H, Wei Y, Shi Y, Wright C, Qu D, Gregori G, Zheng F, Rundek T, Wang J. Altered retinal microvasculature in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Neuroophthalmology (In Press) 2017.

Jiang H, Wei Y, Shi Y, Wright C, Sun X, T and Wang J. Impaired retinal microcirculation in patients with Alzheimer’s disease. PLOS one (In Revision) 2017.

Loewenstein DA, Curiel RE, Wright C, Sun X, Alperin N, Crocco E, Czaja SJ, Raffo A, Penate A, Melo J, Capp K, Gamez M, Duara R. Recovery from proactive semantic interference in MCI and normal aging: relationship to atrophy in brain regions vulnerable to Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. 2017;56(3):1119-1126.

Pacifici F, Della-Morte D, Capuani B, Piermarini F, Pastore D, Ciccosanti F, Arriga R, Coppola A, Ferlosio A, Donadel G, Sconocchia G, Fimia GM, Lauro R, Bellia A, Rundek T, Barrientos A, Orlandi A, Lauro D. Peroxiredoxin6 Modulates Senescence and Insulin Secretion Impairing Sirtuin1 and Mitochondrial Fate. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2017 (In Submission).

Shao Y, Jiang H, Wei Y, Shi Y, Shi C, Wright C, Sun X, Vanner E, Rodriguez A, Baumel B. Lam B, Wang J. Mapping focal loss of the ganglion cell–inner plexiform layer in patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Ophthalmology (Under Revision) 2017.

Trainee (as first authors) Publications

Caunca MR, Del Brutto V, Gardener H, Shah N, Dequatre-Ponchelle N, Cheung YK, Elkind MS, Brown TR, Cordonnier C, Sacco RL, Wright CB. Cerebral Microbleeds, Vascular Risk Factors, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Markers: The Northern Manhattan Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016; 5(9).

Cohan CH, Stradecki-Cohan HM, Morris-Blanco KC, Khoury N, Koronowski KB, Youbi M, Wright CB, Perez-Pinzon MA. Protein kinase C epsilon delays latency until anoxic depolarization through arc expression and GluR2 internalization. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab (In Press) 2017.

Gardener H, Caunca MR*, Dong C, Cheung YK, Elkind MSV, Sacco RL, Rundek T, Wright CB. Ultrasound Markers of Carotid Atherosclerosis and Cognition: The Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke. 2017; 48(7):1855-1861. (*HG and MRC shared first authorship).

Getz S, Levin B. Neurocognitive and neuropsychiatric features of early Parkinson’s disease. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology (In Press) 2017.

Headley A, De Leon-Benedetti A, Dong C, Levin B, Loewenstein DA, Camargo C, Rundek T, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Wright CB, Sun S, and the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. Neurogranin as a predictor of memory decline in patients with mild cognitive impairment. Neurology (In Press) 2017.

Lippman S, Gardener H, Rundek T, Seixas A, Elkind MS, Sacco RL, Wright CB, Ramos AR. Short sleep is associated with more depressive symptoms in a multi-ethnic cohort of older adults. Sleep Medicine. 2017; 40:58-62.

Oluwole SA, Wang K, Dong C, Ciliberti-Vargas MA, Gutierrez CM, Yi L, Romano JG, Perez E, Tyson BA, Ayodele M, Asdaghi N, Gardener H, Rose DZ, Garcia EJ, Zevallos JC, Foster D, Robichaux M, Waddy SP, Sacco RL, Rundek T; FL-PR Collaboration to Reduce Stroke Disparities Investigators. Disparities and Trends in Door-to-Needle Time: The FL-PR CReSD Study (Florida-Puerto Rico Collaboration to Reduce Stroke Disparities). Stroke. 2017;48(8):2192-2197.

Stradecki-Cohan HM, Cohan CH, Raval AP, Dave KR, Reginensi D, Gittens RA, Youbi M, Perez-Pinzon MA. Cognitive Deficits after Cerebral Ischemia and Underlying Dysfunctional Plasticity: Potential Targets for Recovery of Cognition. J Alzheimers Dis. 60 2017; S87-S105.

Stradecki-Cohan HM, Youbi M, Cohan CH, Saul I, Garvin AA, Perez E, Dave KR, Wright CB, Sacco RL, Perez-Pinzon MA. Physical Exercise Improves Cognitive Outcomes in 2 Models of Transient Cerebral Ischemia. Stroke. 48 2017; 2306-2309.

Clinical and Population-Based Publications

Abete P, Basile C, Bulli G, Curcio F, Liguori I, Della-Morte D, Gargiulo G, Langellotto A, Testa G, Galizia G, Bonaduce D, Cacciatore F. The Italian version of the “frailty index” based on deficits in health: a validation study. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2017;29(5):913-926.

Alperin N, Bagci AM, Oliu CJ, Lee SH, Lam BL. Role of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Spaceflight-induced Ocular Changes and Visual Impairment in Astronaut. Radiology. 2017;285(3):1063.

Alperin N, Bagci AM, Lee SH. Spaceflight-induced changes in white matter hyperintensity burden in astronauts. Neurology. 2017;89(21):2187-2191.

Alperin N, Loftus JR, Bagci AM, Lee SH, Oliu CJ, Shah AH, Green BA. Magnetic resonance imaging-based measures predictive of short-term surgical outcome in patients with Chiari malformation Type I: a pilot study. J Neurosurg Spine. 2017;26(1):28-38.

Asdaghi N, Romano JG, Wang K, Ciliberti-Vargas MA, Koch S, Gardener H, Dong C, Rose DZ, Waddy SP, Robichaux M, Garcia EJ, Gonzalez-Sanchez JA, Burgin WS, Sacco RL, Rundek T. Sex Disparities in Ischemic Stroke Care: FL-PR CReSD Study (Florida-Puerto Rico Collaboration to Reduce Stroke Disparities). Stroke. 2016;47(10):2618-26.

Atchaneeyasakul K, Tipirneni A, Zhang T, Khandelwal P, Ambekar S, Snelling B, Dharmadhikari S, Dong C, Guada L, Ramdas K, Chaturvedi S, Rundek T, Yavagal DR. Association of hypothyroidism with unruptured cerebral aneurysms: a case-control study. Journal of neurosurgery. 2017;1-4.

Bellia A, Della-Morte D, Lauro D. Suboptimal use of statins for secondary cardiovascular prevention: a “planetary” issue. Intern Emerg Med. 2017 Dec;12(8):1091-1092.

Bellia A, Iellamo F, De Carli E, Andreadi A, Padua E, Lombardo M, Annino G,Campoli F, Tartaglione S, D’Ottavio S, Della-Morte D, Lauro D. Exercise individualized by TRIMPi method reduces arterial stiffness in early onset type 2 diabetic patients: A randomized controlled trial with aerobic interval training. Int J Cardiol. 2017;248:314-319.

Brown SC, Wang K, Dong C, Yi L, Marinovic Gutierrez C, Di Tullio MR, Farrell MB, Burgess P, Gornik HL, Hamburg NM, Needleman L, Orsinelli D, Robison S, Rundek T. Accreditation Status and Geographic Location of Outpatient Echocardiographic Testing Facilities Among Medicare Beneficiaries: The VALUE-ECHO Study. Journal of ultrasound in medicine: official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (In Press) 2017.

Cheung YK, Moon YP, Kulick ER, Sacco RL, Elkind MS, Willey JZ. Leisure-Time Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Mortality in an Elderly Population in Northern Manhattan: A Prospective Cohort Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Feb;32(2):168-174.

Ciliberti-Vargas MA, Gardener H, Wang K, Dong C, Yi L, Romano JG, Robichaux M, Waddy SP, Nobo U, Diaz-Acosta S, Rundek T, Waters MF, Sacco RL. Stroke Hospital Characteristics in the Florida-Puerto Rico Collaboration to Reduce Stroke Disparities Study. South Med J. 2017; 110(7):466-474.

Crocco EA, Jaramillo S, Cruz-Ortiz C, Camfield K. Pharmacological management of anxiety disorders in the elderly. Current Treatment Options in Psychiatry. 2017;4(1):13-32.

Curcio F, Liguori I, Cellulare M, Sasso G, Della-Morte D, Gargiulo G, Testa G, Cacciatore F, Bonaduce D, Abete P. PASE (Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly) Score Is Related to Sarcopenia in Noninstitutionalized Older Adults. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2017.

Czaja SJ. Can Technology Empower Older Adults to Manage Their Health? Generations. Spring. 2017.

Czaja SJ. The Potential Role of Technology in Supporting Older Adults. Public Policy & Aging Report. 2017; 27(2):44-48. doi: 10.1093/ppar/prx006.

Czaja SJ, Boot WR, Charness N, Rogers WA, Sharit J. Improving Social support for Older Adults through Technology: Findings from the PRISM Randomized Controlled Trial. The Gerontologist 2017, Vol. 00, No. 00, 1-11. Doi: 10.1093/geront/gnw249. 2017.

Czaja SJ, Loewenstein DA, Sabbag SA, Curiel RE, Crocco E, Harvey PD. A novel method for direct assessment of everyday competence among older adults. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. 2017; 57:1229-1238.

Dhamoon MS, Cheung YK, Bagci A, Alperin N, Sacco RL, Elkind MSV, Wright CB. Differential Effect of Left vs. Right White Matter Hyperintensity Burden on Functional Decline: The Northern Manhattan Study. Front Aging Neurosci. 2017;20;9:305.

Dhamoon MS, Cheung YK, Moon YP, Wright CB, Willey JZ, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. C-reactive protein is associated with disability independently of vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study. Age Ageing. 2017;46(1):77-83.

Dhamoon MS, Cheung YK, Moon YP, Wright CB, Willey JZ, Sacco RL, Elkind MSV. Association Between Serum Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor 1 and Trajectories of Functional Status: The Northern Manhattan Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2017;186(1):11-20.

Dudley KA, Weng J, Sotres-Alvarez D, Simonelli G, Feliciano E, Ramirez M, Ramos AR, et al. Actigraphic Sleep Patterns of U.S. Hispanics: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos. Sleep. 2017;40(2).

Ezzati A, Rundek T, Verghese J, Derby CA. Transcranial Doppler and Lower Extremity Function in Older Adults: Einstein Aging Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Nov 11. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15181. [Epub ahead of print].

Ferroni P, Barbanti P, Aurilia C, Egeo G, Fofi L, La Farina F, Valente MG, De Marchis ML, Spila A, Palmirotta R, Della-Morte D, Guadagni F. Procoagulant imbalance in premenopausal women with chronic migraine. Neurology. 2017;89(14):1525-1527.

Ferroni P, Barbanti P, Della-Morte D, Palmirotta R, Jirillo E, Guadagni F. Redox Mechanisms in Migraine: Novel Therapeutics and Dietary Interventions. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2017.

Gardener H, Caunca MR, Dong C, Cheung YK, Elkind MSV, Sacco RL, Rundek T, Wright CB. Ultrasound Markers of Carotid Atherosclerosis and Cognition: The Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke. 2017;48(7):1855-1861.

Gerlach DA, Marshall-Goebel K, Hasan KM, Kramer LA, Alperin N, Rittweger J. MRI-derived diffusion parameters in the human optic nerve and its surrounding sheath during head-down tilt. NPJ Microgravity. 2017 Jun;3:18. doi: 10.1038/s41526-017-0023-y. eCollection 2017.

Gerstl L, Schoppe N, Albers L, Ertl-Wagner B, Alperin N, Ehrt O, Pomschar A, Landgraf MN, Heinen F. Pediatric idiopathic intracranial hypertension – Is the fixed threshold value of elevated LP opening pressure set too high? Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 2017;21(6):833-841.

Gomes-Osman J, Cabral D, Hinchman C, Jannati A, Morris TP, Pascual-Leone A. The effects of exercise on cognitive function and brain plasticity – a feasibility trial. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience. 2017;35(5)547-556.

Gomes-Osman J, Tibbett JA, Poe BP, Field-Fote E. Priming for Improved Hand Strength in Persons with Chronic Tetraplegia: A Comparison of Priming-augmented Functional Task Practice, Priming Alone, and Conventional Exercise Training. Frontiers in Neurology. 2017;242.

Guadagni F, Riondino S, Formica V, Del Monte G, Morelli AM, Lucchetti J, Spila A, D’Alessandro R, Della-Morte D, Ferroni P, Roselli M. Clinical significance of glycemic parameters on venous thromboembolism risk prediction in gastrointestinal cancer. World J Gastroenterol. 2017; 23(28):5187-5195.

Guglielmi V, Bellia A, Pecchioli S, Della-Morte D, Parretti D, Cricelli I, Medea G, Sbraccia P, Lauro D, Cricelli C, Lapi F. Effectiveness of adherence to lipid lowering therapy on LDL-cholesterol in patients with very high cardiovascular risk: A real-world evidence study in primary care. Atherosclerosis. 2017;263:36-41.

Gutierrez J, Elkind MSV, Dong C, Di Tullio M, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Wright CB. Brain Perivascular Spaces as Biomarkers of Vascular Risk: Results from the Northern Manhattan Study. AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology. 2017; 38(5):862-867.

Irizarry T, Shoemake J, Nilsen M, Beach S, Czaja SJ, Dabbs A. Patient Portals as a Tool for Healthcare Engagement: A mixed-method Study of Older Adults with Varying Levels of Health Literacy and Prior Patient Portal Use. J Med Internet Res. 2017; 10(3), doi: 10:2196/jmir.7099, March.

Ishida S, Miyati T, Ohno N, Hiratsuka S, Alperin N, Mase M, Gabata T.MRI-based assessment of acute effect of head-down tilt position on intracranial hemodynamics and hydrodynamics. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Jun 3. doi: 10.1002/jmri.25781. [Epub ahead of print].

Jones DL, Rodriguez VJ, Alcaide ML, Barylski N, Cabral D, Rundek T, Weiss SM, Kumar M. Subclinical Atherosclerosis Among Young and Middle-Aged Adults Using Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Measurements. South Med J. 2017;110(11):733-737.

Kern KC, Wright CB, Bergfield KL, Fitzhugh MC, Chen K, Moeller JR, Nabizadeh N, Elkind MSV, Sacco RL, Stern Y, DeCarli CS, Alexander GE. Blood Pressure Control in Aging Predicts Cerebral Atrophy Related to Small-Vessel White Matter Lesions. Front Aging Neurosci. 2017;15;9:132.

Knutson KL, Wu D, Patel SR, Loredo JS, Redline S, Cai J, Mossavar-Rahmani Y, Ramos AR, et al. Association Between Sleep Timing, Obesity, Diabetes: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) Cohort Study. Sleep. 2017;40(4).

Lee RH, Couto e Silva A, Lerner FM, Wilkins CS, Valido SE, Klein DD, Wu CY, Neumann JT, Della-Morte D, Koslow SH, Minagar A, Lin HW. Interruption of Perivascular Sympathetic Nerves as a Novel Neuroprotective Therapy Against Cardiac Arrest. American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology 2017; H182-H188.

Liang JW, Cheung YK, Willey JZ, Moon YP, Sacco RL, Elkind MS, Dhamoon MS. Quality of life independently predicts long-term mortality but not vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study. Qual Life Res. 2017;26(8):2219-2228.

Li M, Yang Y, Jiang H, et al. Retinal microvascular network and microcirculation assessments in high myopia. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017;174:56-67.

Lorenz MW, Abdi NA, Scheckenbach F, Pflug A, Bülbül A, Catapano AL, Agewall S, Ezhov M, Bots ML, Kiechl S, Orth A; Rundek T, PROG-IMT study group. Automatic identification of variables in epidemiological datasets using logic regression. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2017;13;17(1):40.

Mossavar-Rahmani Y, Weng J, Wang R, Shaw PA, Jung M, Sotres-Alvarez D, Castañeda SF, Gallo LC, Gellman MD, Qi Q, Ramos AR, et al. Actigraphic sleep measures and diet quality in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sueno ancillary study. J Sleep Res. 2017; 26(6):739-746.

Mungas D, Early DR, Glymour MM, Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Haan M. Education, bilingualism, and cognitive trajectories: Sacramento Area Latino Aging Study. Neuropsychology (Forthcoming).

Obeid JP, Stoyanova R, Kwon D, Patel M, Padgett K, Slingerland J, Takita C, Alperin N, Yepes M, Zeidan YH. Multiparametric evaluation of preoperative MRI in early stage breast cancer: prognostic impact of peri-tumoral fat. Clin Transl Oncol. 2017;19(2):211-218.

Ohno N, Miyati T, Chigusa T, Usui H, Ishida S, Hiramatsu Y, Kobayashi S, Gabata T, Alperin N. Technical Note: Development of a cranial phantom for assessing perfusion, diffusion, and biomechanics. Med Phys. 2017;44(5):1646-1654. doi: 10.1002/mp.12182.

Polonsky TS, Ning H, Daviglus ML, Liu K, Burke GL, Cushman M, Eng J, Folsom AR, Lutsey PL, Nettleton JA, Post WS, Sacco RL, Szklo M, Lloyd-Jones DM. Association of Cardiovascular Health With Subclinical Disease and Incident Events: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017;20;6(3).

Ramos AR, Weng J, Wallace DM, et al. Actigraphic Sleep Patterns and Hypertension in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos. Chest. 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2017.09.028.

Rundek T, Della-Morte D, Gardener H, Dong C, Markert MS, Gutierrez J, Roberts E, Elkind MSV, DeCarli C, Sacco RL, Wright CB. Relationship between carotid arterial properties and cerebral white matter hyperintensities. Neurology. 2017;88(21):2036-2042.

Sacco RL, Gardener H, Wang K, Dong C, Ciliberti-Vargas MA, Gutierrez CM, Asdaghi N, Burgin WS, Carrasquillo O, Garcia-Rivera EJ, Nobo U, Oluwole S, Rose DZ, Waters MF, Zevallos JC, Robichaux M, Waddy SP, Romano JG, Rundek T; FL‐PR CReSD Investigators and Collaborators. Racial-Ethnic Disparities in Acute Stroke Care in the Florida-Puerto Rico Collaboration to Reduce Stroke Disparities Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017;6(2).

Simonelli G, Dudley KA, Weng J, Gallo LC, Perreira K, Shah NA, Alcantara C, Zee PC, Ramos AR, et al. Neighborhood Factors as Predictors of Poor Sleep in the Sueno Ancillary Study of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos. Sleep. 2017;40(1).

Spagnuolo G, Farias CDCM, da Silva BA, Ovando, AC, Gomes-Osman J, Swarowsky A. Are functional mobility tests responsive to group conventional physical therapy intervention in individuals with Parkinson’s disease? Neurorehabilitation (In Press) 2017.

Testa G, Cacciatore F, Bianco A, Della-Morte D, Mazzella F, Galizia G, Gargiulo G, Curcio F, Liguori I, Sabusco A, Rengo F, Bonaduce D, Abete P. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and long-term mortality in elderly subjects with chronic heart failure. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2017; 29(6):1157-1164.

Thekkethala DW, Longstreth Jr. WT, Arnold AM, Varadhan R, Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Cushman M, Newman AB, Odden MC. Factors associated with ischemic stroke survival and recovery in older adults. Stroke. 2017;48(7):1818-1826.

Traylor M, Malik R, Nalls MA, Cotlarciuc I, Radmanesh F, Thorleifsson G, Hanscombe KB, Langefeld C, Saleheen D, Rost NS, Yet I, Spector TD, Bell JT, Hannon E, Mill J, Chauhan G, Debette S, Bis JC, Longstreth WT Jr, Ikram MA, Launer LJ, Seshadri S; METASTROKE, UK Young Lacunar DNA Study, NINDS Stroke Genetics Network, Neurology Working Group of the CHARGE Consortium. Hamilton-Bruce MA, Jimenez-Conde J, Cole JW, Schmidt R, Słowik A, Lemmens R, Lindgren A, Melander O, Grewal RP, Sacco RL, Rundek T, et al. International Stroke Genetics Consortium. Genetic variation at 16q24.2 is associated with small vessel stroke. Ann Neurol. 2017;81(3):383-394.

Tugcu A, Russo C, Jin Z, Homma S, Nakanishi K, Elkind MSV, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Di Tullio MR. Association of body size metrics with left atrial phasic volumes and reservoir function in the elderly. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29059376.

Wei Y, Jiang H, Shi Y, Qu D, Gregori G, Zheng F and Wang J. Age-related alterations in the retinal microvasculature, microcirculation, and microstructure. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017; 58(9):3804-17.

Wersching H, Gardener H, Sacco RL. Sugar-Sweetened and Artificially Sweetened Beverages in Relation to Stroke and Dementia: Are Soft Drinks Hard on the Brain? Stroke. 2017;48(5):1129-1131.

Willey J, Gardener H, Cespedes S, Cheung YK, Sacco RL, Elkind MSV. Dietary Sodium to Potassium Ratio and Risk of Stroke in a Multiethnic Urban Population: The Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke. 2017;48(11):2979-2983.

Willey JZ, Moon YP, Kulick ER, Cheung YK, Wright CB, Sacco RL, Elkind MSV. Physical Inactivity Predicts Slow Gait Speed in an Elderly Multi-Ethnic Cohort Study: The Northern Manhattan Study. Neuroepidemiology. 2017;(1-2):24-30.

Willey JZ, Moon YP, Sacco RL, Greenlee H, Diaz KM, Wright CB, Elkind MS, Cheung YK. Physical inactivity is a strong risk factor for stroke in the oldest old: Findings from a multi-ethnic population (the Northern Manhattan Study). Int J Stroke. 2017;12(2):197-200.

Wright CB, Dong C, Caunca MR, DeRosa J, Cheung Y, Rundek T, Elkind MS, DeCarli C, Sacco RL. MRI Markers Predict Cognitive Decline Assessed by Telephone Interview: The Northern Manhattan Study. Alzheimer disease and associated disorders. 2017;31(1):34-40.

Wright CB, Dong C, Perez EJ, De Rosa J, Yoshita M, Rundek T, DeCarli C, Gutierrez J, Elkind MSV, Sacco RL. Subclinical Cerebrovascular Disease Increases the Risk of Incident Stroke and Mortality: The Northern Manhattan Study. Journal of the AHA. 2017;6(9).

Zhou J, Li M, Chen W, Yang Ye, Hu L, Wang L, Jiang H, and Wang J. Comparison of Retinal Microvessel Blood Flow Velocities Acquired with Two Different Fields of View. 2017;Article 2895982.

Basic Science Publications

Bourens M, Barrientos A. Human mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase assembly factor COX18 acts transiently as a membrane insertase within the subunit 2 maturation module. J Biol Chem. 2017;292(19):7774-7783.

Burstein SR, Valsecchi F, Kawamata H, Bourens M, Zeng R, Zuberi A, Milner TA, Cloonan SM, Lutz C, Barrientos A, Manfredi G. In vitro and in vivo studies of the ALS-FTLD protein CHCHD10 reveal novel mitochondrial topology and protein interactions. Human Molecular Genetics. 2017. ddx397, https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddx397.

Curcio F, Sasso G, Liguori I, Ferro G, Russo G, Cellurale M, Della-Morte D, Gargiulo G, Testa G, Cacciatore F, Bonaduce D, Abete P. The reverse metabolic syndrome in the elderly: Is it a “catabolic” syndrome? Aging Clin Exp Res. 2017 Aug 9. doi: 10.1007/s40520-017-0815-7.

De Marchis ML, Tonelli F, Quaresmini D, Lovero D, Della-Morte D, Silvestris F, Guadagni F, Palmirotta R. Desmoid Tumors in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. Anticancer Res. 2017; 37(7):3357-3366.

De Silva D, Poliquin S, Zeng R, Zamudio-Ochoa A, Marrero N, Perez-Martinez X, Fontanesi F, Barrientos A. The DEAD-box helicase Mss116 plays distinct roles in mitochondrial ribogenesis and mRNA-specific translation. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017;45(11):6628-6643.

Donadel G, Pastore D, Della-Morte D, Capuani B, Lombardo MF, Pacifici F, Bugliani M, Grieco FA, Marchetti P, Lauro D. FGF-2b and h-PL Transform Duct and Non-Endocrine Human Pancreatic Cells into Endocrine Insulin Secreting Cells by Modulating Differentiating Genes. Int J Mol Sci. 2017; 18(11). pii: E2234.

Kim HJ, Maiti P, Barrientos A. Mitochondrial ribosomes in cancer. Semin Cancer Biol. 2017;47:67-81.

Madsen PM, Pinto M, Patel S, McCarthy S, Gao H, Taherian M, Karmally S, Pereira CV, Dvoriantchikova G, Ivanov D, Tanaka KF, Moraes CT, Brambilla R. Mitochondrial DNA double-strand breaks in oligodendrocytes cause demyelination, axonal injury and CNS inflammation. J Neurosci. 2017; Sep 20. [PMID: 28931570].

Pacifici F, Della-Morte D, Capuani B, Pastore D, Bellia A, Sbraccia P, Di Daniele N, Lauro R, Lauro D. Peroxiredoxin6, a Multitask Antioxidant Enzyme Involved in the Pathophysiology of Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2017 Nov 21. doi: 10.1089/ars.2017.7427.

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