Epidemiology & Biostatistics Research Works: Recent submissions

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    • Vaginal cytokine profile and microbiota before and after lubricant use compared with condomless vaginal sex: a preliminary observational study 

      Tuddenham, Susan; Stennett, Christina A.; Cone, Richard A.; Ravel, Jacques; Macintyre, Andrew N.; Ghanem, Khalil G.; He, Xin; Brotman, Rebecca M. (Springer Nature, 2021-09-18)
      Limited data suggest that personal lubricants may damage the vaginal mucosal epithelium, alter the vaginal microbiota, and increase inflammation. We compared vaginal cytokine profiles and microbiota before and after vaginal ...
    • A method for analyzing censored survival phenotype with gene expression data 

      Wu, Tongtong; Sun, Wei; Yuan, Shinsheng; Chen, Chun-Houh; Li, Ker-Chau (Springer Nature, 2008-10-06)
      Survival time is an important clinical trait for many disease studies. Previous works have shown certain relationship between patients' gene expression profiles and survival time. However, due to the censoring effects of ...
    • Hepatitis B vaccinations among Koreans: Results from 2005 Korea National Cancer Screening Survey 

      Juon, Hee-Soon; Choi, Kui Son; Park, Eun-Cheol; Kwak, Min-Son; Lee, Sunmin (Springer Nature, 2009-11-25)
      Liver cancer is one of most commonly diagnosed cancers among Koreans. Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a major risk factor for liver cancer. HBV infection can be prevented by effective screening and vaccination ...
    • Nitric oxide is negatively correlated to pain during acute inflammation 

      Hamza, May; Wang, Xiao-Min; Wu, Tongtong; Brahim, Jaime S; Rowan, Janet S; Dionne, Raymond A (Springer Nature, 2010-09-15)
      The role that nitric oxide (NO) plays in modulating pain in the periphery is unclear. We show here, the results of two independent clinical studies (microdialysis and gene expression studies) and a pilot dose finding study ...
    • Randomized trial of achieving healthy lifestyles in psychiatric rehabilitation: the ACHIEVE trial 

      Casagrande, Sarah S; Jerome, Gerald J; Dalcin, Arlene T; Dickerson, Faith B; Anderson, Cheryl A; Appel, Lawrence J; Charleston, Jeanne; Crum, Rosa M; Young, Deborah R; Guallar, Eliseo; Frick, Kevin D; Goldberg, Richard W; Oefinger, Meghan; Finkelstein, Joseph; Oladapo Fred-Omojole; Gennusa, Joseph V III; Fred-Omojole, Oladapo; Campbell, Leslie M; Wang, Nae-Yuh; Daumit, Gail L (Springer Nature, 2010-12-13)
      Overweight and obesity are highly prevalent among persons with serious mental illness. These conditions likely contribute to premature cardiovascular disease and a 20 to 30 percent shortened life expectancy in this vulnerable ...