Staff Profile


Publications
Journal(s)
TitleJournal NameYear
Evaluation of the ability of LL-37 to neutralise LPS in vitro and ex vivo. PLoS ONE Vol 6(10) (e26525-  DOI 2011
Effect of fruit and vegetable intake on oxidative stress and inflammation in COPD: a RCT European Respiratory Journal Vol In press (e26525-  DOI 2011
A20 Regulation of NF-{kappa}B: Perspectives for Inflammatory Lung Disease. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Vol in press (e26525-  DOI   2011
Identifying the spatial distribution of Vitamin E, pulmonary surfactant and membrane lipids by Confocal Raman Microscopy Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) Vol 579 (513-535)  2009
Mice lacking alpha-tocopherol transfer protein gene have severe alpha-tocopherol deficiency in multiple regions of the central nervous system Brain Research Vol 1201 (167-176)  DOI   2008
Increased concentrations of the oxidative DNA adduct 7, 80dihydro-8-oxo-2-deoxyguanosine in the germ-line of men with type 1 diabetes Reproductive BioMedicine Online Vol 16(3) (401-409)  DOI   2008
Severe Vitamin E deficiency modulates airway allergic inflammatory responses in the murine asthma model Free Radical Research Vol 42(4) (387-396)  DOI   2008
The use of Raman microscopy to determine and localize vitamin E in biological samples The FASEB Journal Vol 21(3) (766-776)  DOI   2007
Regulation of the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein in mice: Lack of response to dieary vitamin E or oxidative stress Lipids Vol 41 (105-112)  2006
Alpha-tocopherol modulates Cyp3a expression, increases gamma-CEHC production, and limits tissue gamma-tocopherol accumulation in mice fed high gamma-tocopherol diets Free Radical Biology and Medicine Vol 38 (773-785)  2005
Inhibition of NF kappa B activation and IL-8 expression in human bronchial epithelial cells by acrolein Antioxidants & Redox Signaling Vol 7 (25-31)  2005
Ascorbic acid in nasal and tracheobronchial airway lining fluids Free Radical Biology and Medicine Vol 37(9) (1393-1401)  DOI   2004
Enhanced inflammatory responses in alpha-tocopherol transfer protein null mice Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics Vol 423(1) (162-169)  DOI   2004
Tissue-specific gene expression of prolactin receptor in the acute-phase response induced by lipopolysaccharides American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism Vol 287 (E750-E757)  2004
Gene-nutrient interactions exemplified by the alpha-tocopherol content of tissues from alpha-tocopherol transfer protein-null mice fed different dietary vitamin E concentrations Vitamin E and Health Annals of New York Academy of Sciences Vol 1031 (328-329)  2004
alpha-tocopherol transfer protein deficiency in mice causes multi-organ deregulation of gene networks and behavioral deficits with age Vitamin E and Health Annals of New York Academy of Sciences Vol 1031 (109-126)  2004
5-nitro-gamma-tocopherol increases in human plasma exposed to cigarette smoke in vitro and in vivo Free Radical Biology and Medicine Vol 35 (1560-1567)  2003
Cystic fibrosis in adults - Current and future management strategies Clinical reviews in Allergy & Immunology Vol 25 (275-287)  2003
Gene expression profile of oxidant stress and neurodegeneration in transgenic mice deficient in alpha-tocopherol transfer protein Free Radical Biology and Medicine Vol 35 (1343-1354)  2003
Antioxidants and oxidative stress in BAL fluid of atopic asthmatic children Pediatric Research Vol 53 (375-381)  2003
Interleukin-4 and interleukin-4 soluble receptor alpha in bronchoalveolar lavage from children with asthma. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Vol 90 (429-433)  2002
Environmental oxidant pollutant effects on biologic systems: a focus on micronutrient antioxidant-oxidant interactions American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Vol 166 (S44-S50)  2002
Susceptibility to ozone-induced acute lung injury in iNOS-deficient mice American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology Vol 282 (L540-L545)  2002
Ozone exposure activates stress responses in murine skin Toxicology Vol 179 (163-170)  2002
Antioxidants and protein carbonyls in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of children: normal data Pediatric Research Vol 49(2) (155-161)  DOI 2001
Oxidative stress in lavage fluid of preterm infants at risk of chronic lung disease American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology Vol 281 (L1386-L1391)    2001
Serum eosinophilic cationic protein and blood eosinophil counts for the prediction of the presence of airways inflammation in children with wheezing Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol 29 (1382-1389)    1999
Inflammatory mediators in bronchoalveolar lavage samples from children with and without asthma Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol 29 (362-366)    1999
In vitro effects of the pyrethroid S-bioallethrin on lymphocytes and basophils from atopic and nonatopic subjects Allergy Vol 53 (1052-1059)    1998
Bronchoalveolar lavage findings suggest two different forms of childhood asthma Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol 27 (1027-1035)    1997
Conference Contribution(s)
TitleYear
Role of CFTR, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Toll-like receptors in cystic fibrosis lung inflammation 2009