Applied Medical Sciences

AMS Publications

Recent AMS Publications

Wise JP Sr, Thompson WD, Wise SS, LaCerte C, Wise J, Gianios C Jr, Perkins C, Zheng T, Benedict L, Mason MD, Payne R, Kerr I.   A Global assessment of gold, titanium, strontium and barium pollution using sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) as an indicator species.   Journal of Ecosystem and Ecography, in press.

Wise JP Jr, Wise SS, Wise J, McKay J, Browne M, Joyce K, Braun M, Wise C, Duffy R, Estell E, Brown J, Gianios C Jr, Mason M, Shehata T, Hammond D, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Altered gravity exacerbates chromate-induced genotoxicity.   Gravitational and Space Biology, in press.

Ather A, Ma Y, Reynolds J, Wise JP Sr, Inzucchi SE, Katz DL.   Chromium effects on glucose tolerance, insulin sensitivity and vascular function in people at risk for diabetes.   Diabetes Care, in press.

Gaudet MM, Press MF, Haile RW, Lynch CF, Glaser SL, Schildkraut J, Gammon MD, Thompson WD, Bernstein JL.   Risk factors by molecular subtypes of breast cancer among a population-based study of women 56 years or younger.   Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, in press.

Li Chen T, Lacerte C, Wise SS, Holmes A, Martino J, Wise JP Jr, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Comparative cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of particulate and soluble hexavalent chromium in human and sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) skin cells.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Toxicology and Pharmacology, in press.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, LaCerte C., Wise J, Gianios C Jr, Thompson WD, Benedict L, Payne R, Kerr I.   A global assessment of silver pollution using sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) as an indicator species.   Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, in press.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, Holmes AL, LaCerte C, Shaffiey F, Aboueissa A.   Steller sea lion lung fibroblasts are more sensitive than human lung fibroblasts to cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of hexavalent chromium.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Toxicology and Pharmacology, in press.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, LaCerte C, Wise JP Jr, Aboueissa, A .   The genotoxicity of particulate and soluble chromate in sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) skin fibroblasts.   Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 2011; 52:43-9.

Nuckols JR, Freeman LE, Lubin JH, Airola MS, Baris D, Ayotte JD, Taylor A, Paulu C, Karagas MR, Colt J, Ward MH, Huang AT, Bress W, Cherala S, Silverman DT, Cantor KP.   Estimating water supply arsenic levels in the New England bladder cancer study.   Environmental Health Perspectives, 2011; 119:1279-85.

Rosenberg KD, Hembroff L, Drisko J, Viner-Brown S, Decker K, Lichter E.   New options for child health surveillance by state health departments.  Maternal and Child Health Journal, 2011; 15:302-9.

Dubard CA, Schmid D, Bostrom S, Yow A, Viera AJ, Huston S, Lawrence W.   Management of cardiovascular risk in the usual care of medicaid recipients.   Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 2011; 22:772-90.

Ali A, Ma Y, Reynolds J, Wise JP Sr, Inzucchi SE, Katz DL.   Chromium effects on glucose tolerance and insulin sensitivity in persons at risk for diabetes mellitus.   Endocrine Practice, 2011; 17:16-25.

Markowski VP, Currie D, Reeve EA, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Tissue-specific and dose-related accumulation of arsenic in mouse offspring following maternal consumption of arsenic-contaminated water.   Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology 2011; 108:326-32.

Wise SS, Wise JP Sr.   Aneuploidy as an early mechanistic event in metal carcinogenesis.   Biochemical Society Transactions 2010; 38:1650-54.

Holmes AL, Wise JP Sr.   Mechanisms of metal-induced centrosome amplification.   Biochemical Society Transactions 2010; 38:1678-90.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, Holmes AL, Lacerte C, Shaffiey F, Aboueissa AM.   The cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of hexavalent chromium in Steller sea lion lung fibroblasts compared to human lung fibroblasts.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Toxicology and Pharmacology 2010; 152:91-8.

LaCerte C, Xie H, Aboueissa A-M, Wise JP Sr.   Particulate depleted uranium is cytotoxic and clastogenic to human lung epithelial cells.   Mutation Research 2010; 697:33-7.

Xie H, LaCerte C, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Depleted uranium induces neoplastic transformation in human lung epithelial cells.   Chemical Research in Toxicology 2010; 23:373-8.

Wise SS, Holmes AL, Qin Q, Xie H, Katsifis S, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Comparative genotoxicity and cytotoxicity of four hexavalent chromium compounds in human bronchial cells.   Chemical Research in Toxicology 2010; 23:365-72.

Frankel SE, Riley FE, Ramsdell D, Currie D, Ng A-K, Duboise SM.   Presenting molecular biology in an ecological context: The Maine ScienceCorps partnership in rural high school science education.   Science Education and Civic Engagement: An Internatitonal Journal 2010; 2:24-8.

Wise JP Sr, Goodale BC, Wise SS, Craig GA, Pongan AF, Walter RB, Thompson WD, Ng A-K, Aboueissa A-M, Mitani H, Spalding MJ, Mason MD.   Silver nanospheres are cytotoxic and genotoxic to fish cells.   Aquatic Toxicology 2010; 97:34-41.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Pelsue SC, Aboueissa A-M, Lingle W, Salisbury J, Gallagher J, Wise JP Sr.   Chronic exposure to zinc chromate induces centrosome amplification and spindle assembly checkpoint bypass in human lung fibroblasts.   Chemical Research in Toxicology 2010; 23:386-95.

Wartenberg D, Thompson WD.   Privacy versus public health.   American Journal of Public Health, 2010; 100:407-12.

Duboise SM, Moulton KD, Jamison JL.   Collaboration at the nanoscale: Exploring viral genetics with electron microscopy.   The Science Teacher 2009; April-May issue: 32-9.

Serio VM, Moulton KD, Jamison JL, Fletcher G, Flower L, Duboise SM.   Empowering pre-college teachers through investigations of micro- and nano-worlds.   Microscopy Today 2009; 17:40-3.

Jones BA, Christensen AR, Wise JP Sr, Yu H.   Glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms and survival in African-American and white colorectal cancer patients.   Cancer Epidemiology, 2009; 33:249-56.

Rice DC, Thompson WD, Reeve EA, Onos KD, Assadollahzadeh M, Markowski VP.   Behavioral changes in aging but not young mice following neonatal exposure to the polybrominated flame retardant deca BDE.   Environmental Health Perspectives, 2009; 117:1903-11.

Fitzgerald E, Wartenberg D, Thompson WD, Houston A.   Birth and fetal death records and environmental exposures: Promising data elements for environmental public health tracking of reproductive outcomes.   Public Health Reports, 2009; 124:825-30.

Li Chen T, Wise SS, Holmes A, Shaffiey F, Wise JP Jr, Thompson WD, Kraus S, Wise JP Sr.   Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of hexavalent chromium in human and North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) lung cells.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Toxicology and Pharmacology 2009; 150:487-94.

Wise JP Sr.   Hexavalent chromium compounds.   In: Schwab M (ed).  Encyclopedia of Cancer, 2nd ed.   Berlin Heidelberg New York: Springer, 2009.

Ierardia JL, Manciab A, McMillan J, Lundqvist ML, Romano TA, Wise JP Sr, Plant A, Warr GW.   Sampling the skin transcriptome of the North Atlantic right whale.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 2009; 4:154–8.

Frankel S, Concannon J, Brusky K, Pietrowicz E, Giorgianni S, Thompson WD, Currie DA.   Arsenic exposure disrupts neurite growth and complexity in vitro.   Neurotoxicology 2009; 30:529-37.

Alley D, Langley-Turnbaugh S, Gordon N, Wise J, Van Epps G, Jalbert A.   The effect of PM10 on human lung fibroblasts.   Toxicology and Industrial Health 2009; 25:111-20.

Wise JP Sr, Payne R, Wise SS, LaCerte C, Wise J, Gianios C Jr, Thompson WD, Perkins C, Zheng T, Zhu C, Benedict L, Kerr I.   A global assessment of chromium pollution using sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) as an indicator species.   Chemosphere 2009; 75:1461-7.

Li Chen T, Wise SS, Kraus S, Shaffiey F, Levine KM, Thompson WD, Romano T, O'Hara T, Wise JP Sr.   Particulate hexavalent chromium is cytotoxic and genotoxic to the North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) lung and skin fibroblasts.   Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 2009; 50:387-93.

Wise SS, Shaffiey F, LaCerte C, Goertz CE, Dunn JL, Gulland FM, Aboueissa AM, Zheng T, Wise JP Sr.   Particulate and soluble hexavalent chromium are cytotoxic and genotoxic to Steller sea lion lung cells.   Aquatic Toxicology 2009; 91:329-335.

Xie H, Holmes AL, Young JL, Qin Q, Joyce K, Pelsue SC, Peng C, Wise SS, Jeevarajan AS, Wallace WT, Hammond D, Wise JP Sr.   Zinc chromate induces chromosome instability and DNA double strand breaks in human lung cells.   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 2009; 234:293-9.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, Goodale BC, Shaffiey F, Kraus S, Walter RB.   Medaka (Oryzias latipes) as a sentinel species for aquatic animals: Medaka cells exhibit a similar genotoxic response as North Atlantic right whale cells.   Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Toxicology and Pharmacology 2009; 149:210-4.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Wise JP Sr.   Carcinogenicity of hexavalent chromium.   Indian Journal of Medical Research 2008; 128:353-72.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Goertz CE, Dunn JL, Gulland FM, Gelatt T, Beckmen KB, Burek K, Atkinson S, Bozza M, Taylor R, Zheng T, Zhang Y, Aboueissa AM, Wise JP Sr.   Metal tissue levels in Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) pups.   Marine Pollution Bulletin 2008; 56:1416-21.

Wise SS, Holmes AL, Wise JP Sr.   Hexavalent chromium-induced DNA damage and repair mechanisms.   Reviews on Environmental Health 2008; 23:39-57.

Paulu C, Smith AE.   Tracking associations between ambient ozone and asthma-related emergency department visits using case-crossover analysis.   Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 2008; 14:581-91.

Brooks B , O'Brien TJ, Ceryak S, Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, Wise JP Jr, DeFabo E, Patierno SR.   Excision repair is required for genotoxin-induced mutagenesis in mammalian cells.   Carcinogenesis 2008; 29:1064-9.

Wartenberg D, Thompson WD, Fitzgerald E, Gross HJ, Condon S, Kim N, Goun B, Opiekun R, and The UMDNJ Collaborative Project Working Group on Northeast US Ambient Air Quality and Adverse Birth Outcomes Surveillance.   Developing integrated multi-state environmental public health surveillance.   Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 2008; 15:552-61.

Goodale BC, Walter R, Pelsue SC, Thompson WD, Wise SS, Winn RN, Mitani H, Wise JP Sr.   The cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of hexavalent chromium in medaka (Oryzias latipes) cells.   Aquatic Toxicology 2008; 87:60-67.

Wise JP Sr, Wise SS, Kraus S, Shaffiey F, Grau M, Chen TL, Perkins C, Thompson WD, Zheng T, Romano T, O'Hara T.   Hexavalent chromium is cytotoxic and genotoxic to the North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) lung and testes fibroblasts.   Mutation Research 2008; 650:30-38.

Xie H, Wise SS, Wise JP Sr.   Deficient repair of particulate hexavalent chromium-induced DNA double strand breaks leads to neoplastic transformation.   Mutation Research 2008; 649:230-238.

Rose KM, Rosamond WD, Huston SL, Murphy CV, Tegeler CH.   Predictors of time from hospital arrival to initial brain imaging among suspected stroke patients: the North Carolina Collaborative Stroke Registry.   Stroke 2008; 39:3262-3267.

McGinn AP, Evenson KE, Herring AH, Huston SL, Rodriguez DA.   The association of perceived and objectively measured crime with physical activity: a cross-sectional analysis.   Journal of Physical Activity and Health 2008; 5:117-131.

Xie H, Holmes AL, Wise SS, Huang S, Peng C, Wise JP Sr.   Neoplastic transformation of human bronchial cells by lead chromate particles.   American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 2007; 37:544-552.

Stackpole MM, Wise SS, Grlickova-Duzevik E, Munroe RC, Thompson WD, Thacker J, Thompson LH, Hinz JM, Wise JP Sr.   Homologous recombination repair protects against particulate chromate-induced chromosome instability in chinese hamster cells.   Mutation Research 2007; 625:145-154.

McCloskey LA, Williams CM, Lichter E, Gerber M, Ganz ML, Sege R.   Abused women disclose partner interference with health care: an unrecognized form of battering.   Journal of General Internal Medicine 2007; 22:1067-1072.

Thompson WD, Wartenberg D.   Additive versus multiplicative models in ecologic regression.   Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment 2007; 21:635-646.

Lin SJ, Chang C, Ng AK, Wang SH, Li JJ, Hu CP.   Prevention of TGF-beta-induced apoptosis by interlukin-4 through Akt activation and p70S6K survival signaling pathways.   Apoptosis 2007; 12:1659-70.

Miceli-Libby L, Johnson MJ, Harrington A, Hara-Kaonga B, Ng AK, Liaw L.   Widespread delta-like-1 expression in normal adult mouse tissue and injured endothelium is reflected by expression of the Dll1 locus.   Journal of Vascular Research 2007; 45:1-9.

Rice DC, Reeve EA, Herlihy A, Zoeller RT, Thompson WD, Markowski VP.   Developmental delays and locomotor activity in the C57BL6/J mouse following neonatal exposure to the fully-brominated PBDE, decabromodiphenyl ether.   Neurotoxicology and Teratology 2007; 29:511-520.

Wise SS, Thompson WD, Aboueissa AM, Mason MD, Wise, JP Sr.   Particulate depleted uranium is cytotoxic and clastogenic to human lung cells.   Chemical Research in Toxicology 2007; 20:815-820.

Camrye E, Wise SS, Milligan P, Gordon N, Goodale B, Stackpole M, Patzlaff N, Aboueissa AM, Wise JP Sr.   Ku80 deficiency does not affect particulate chromate-induced chromosome damage and cytotoxicity in Chinese hamster ovary cells.   Toxicological Sciences 2007;97:348-354.

Zhang Y, Holford TR, Leaderer B, Boyle P, Zhu Y, Wang R, Zou K, Zhang B, Wise JP Sr, Qin Q, Kilfoy B, Han J, Zheng T.   Ultraviolet radiation exposure and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.   American Journal of Epidemiology 2007;165:1255-1264.

Savery LC, Grlickova-Duzevik E, Wise SS, Thompson WD, Hinz JM, Thompson LH, Wise JP Sr.   Role of the Fanc-g gene in protecting cells from particulate chromate-induced chromosome instability.   Mutation Research 2007;626:120-127.

McGinn AP, Evenson KE, Herring AH, Huston SL, Rodriguez DA.   Exploring associations between physical activity and perceived and objective measures of the built environment.   Journal of Urban Health 2007; 84:162-84.

Lucove J, Huston SL, Evenson KR.   Workers' perceptions about worksite policies and environments and their association with leisure-time physical activity.   American Journal of Health Promotion 2007; 21:196-200.

Goff DC, Brass L, Braun LT, Croft JB, Flesch JD, Fowkes FGR, Hong Y, Howard V, Huston S, Jencks SF, Luepker R, Manolio T, O'Donnell C, Robertson RM, Rosamond W, Rumsfeld J, Sidney S, Zheng ZJ.   Essential features of a surveillance system to support the prevention and management of heart disease and stroke.   A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association Councils on Epidemiology and Prevention, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Nursing and the Interdisciplinary Working Groups on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research and Atherosclerotic Peripheral Vascular Disease.   Circulation 2007; 115:127-155.

Chen D, Kennedy A, Wang JW, Zeng W, Zhao Q, Pearl M, Zhang M, Suo Z, Nesland JM, Qiao Y, Ng AK, Hirashima N, Yamane T, Mori Y, Mitsumata M, Ghersi G, Chen WT.   Activation of EDTA-resistant gelatinases in malignant human tumors.   Cancer Research 2006;66:9977-85.

Wise SS, Holmes AL, Xie H, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Chronic exposure to particulate chromate induces spindle assembly checkpoint bypass in human lung sells.   Chemical Research in Toxicology 2006;19:1492-1498.

Wise SS, Holmes AL, Wise JP Sr.   Particulate and soluble hexavalent chromium are cytotoxic and genotoxic to human lung epithelial cells.   Mutation Research 2006;610:2-7.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Sandwick SJ, Wise JP Sr.   The clastogenic effects of chronic exposure to particulate and soluble Cr(VI) in human lung cells.   Mutation Research 2006;610:8-13.

Grlickova-Duzevik E, Wise SS, Munroe RC, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   XRCC1 protects cells from chromate-induced chromosome damage, but does not affect cytotoxicity.   Mutation Research 2006;610:31-37.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Sandwick SJ, Lingle WL, Negron VC, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Chronic exposure to lead chromate causes centrosome abnormalities and aneuploidy in human lung cells.   Cancer Research 2006;66:4041-4048.

Grlickova-Duzevik E, Wise SS, Munroe RC, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   XRCC1 protects against particulate chromate-induced chromosome damage and cytotoxicity in Chinese hamster ovary cells.   Toxicological Sciences 2006;92:409-415.

Godard CA, Wise SS, Kelly RS, Goodale B, Kraus S, Romano T, O'Hara T, Wise JP Sr.   Benzo[a]pyrene cytotoxicity in right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) skin, testis and lung cell lines.   Marine Environmental Research 2006;62:S20-S24.

Wise JP Sr, Goertz CEC, Wise SS, Morin AT, Dunn JL, Gulland FMD, Bozza M, Atkinson S, Thompson WD.   Chromium cytotoxicity in steller sea lion lung, skin and testes sells.   In Trites AW, Atkinson SK, DeMaster DP, Fritz LW, Gelatt TS, Rea LD, Wynne KM (Eds), Sea Lions of the World: Conservation and Research in the 21st Century.   Alaska Sea Grant College Program, 57-68, 2006.

Wittenberg E, Lichter EL, Ganz ML, McCloskey LA.   Community preferences for health states associated with intimate partner violence.   Medical Care 2006;44:738-744.

McCloskey LA, Lichter E, Williams C, Gerber M, Wittenberg E, Ganz M.   Assessing intimate partner violence in health care settings leads to women's receipt of interventions and improved health.   Public Health Reports 2006;121:435-44.

Mattsson N, Duvevik EG, Pelsue SC.   Expansion of CD22lo B cells in the spleen of autoimmune-prone flaky skin mice.   Cellular Immunology 2005;234:124-132.

Welner R, Swett D, Pelsue SC.   Age-related loss of bone marrow pre-B- and immature B-lymphocytes in the autoimmune-prone flaky skin mutant mice.   Autoimmunity 2005;38:399-408.

Helms C, Pelsue SC, Cao L, Lamb E, Loffredo B, Taillon-Miller B, Herrin B, Burzenski LM, Gott B, Lyons BL, Keppler D, Shultz LD, Bowcock AM.   The Tetratricopeptide repeat domain 7 gene is mutated in flaky skin mice: a model for psoriasis, autoimmunity and anemia.   Experimental Biology and Medicine 2005;230:659-667.

Xie H, Wise SS, Holmes AL, Wakeman TP, Pelsue SC, Singh NP, Wise JP Sr.   Carcinogenic lead chromate induces DNA double-strand breaks in human lung cells.   Mutation Research, 2005;586:160-172.

Bernstein JL, Concannon P, Langholz B, Thompson WD, Bernstein L, Stovall M, Thomas DC; WECARE Study Collaborative Group.   Multi-center screening of mutations in the ATM gene among women with breast cancer - the WECARE Study.   Radiation Research 2005;163:698-699.

Holmes AL, Wise SS, Xie H, Gordon N, Thompson WD, Wise JP Sr.   Lead ions do not cause human lung cells to escape chromate-induced cytotoxicity.   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 2005;203:167-76.

Wise SS, Holmes AL, Moreland JA, Xie H, Sandwick SJ, Stackpole MM, Fomchenko E, Teufack S, May AJ Jr, Katsfis SP, Wise JP Sr.   Human lung cell growth is not stimulated by lead ions after lead chromate-induced genotoxicity.   Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 2005;279:75-84.

McCloskey LA, Lichter E, Ganz ML, Williams CM, Gerber MR, Sege R, Stair T, Herbert B.   Intimate partner violence and patient screening across medical specialties.   Academy of Emergency Medicine 2005;12:712-722.

Gerber MR, Ganz ML, Lichter E, Williams CM, McCloskey LA.   Adverse health behaviors and the detection of partner violence by clinicians.   Archives of Internal Medicine 2005;165:1016-1021.

Tippy K, Meyer K, Aronson R, Wall T.   Characteristics of coordinated ongoing comprehensive care within a medical home in Maine.   Maternal and Child Health Journal 2005;9:S13-21.

Evenson KR, Herring AH, Huston SL.   Evaluating change in physical activity with the building of a multi-use trail.   American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2005; 28(2S2):177-185.