Publications by authors named "David A Bull"

76Publications

Short-Term Risk of Bilateral Internal Mammary Artery Grafting in Diabetic Patients.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Sep 23. Epub 2020 Sep 23.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of Arizona, College of Medicine/Banner University Medical Center Tucson, Tucson, Arizona.

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September 2020

The Role of Adjuvant Therapy in Advanced Thymic Carcinoma: A National Cancer Database Analysis.

Ann Thorac Surg 2020 04 23;109(4):1095-1103. Epub 2019 Dec 23.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.

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April 2020

Cell surface engineering and application in cell delivery to heart diseases.

J Biol Eng 2018 4;12:28. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

Division of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Room 4302D, 1501 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, Arizona 85724 USA.

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December 2018

One-Step Method for Instant Generation of Advanced Allogeneic NK Cells.

Adv Sci (Weinh) 2018 Nov 27;5(11):1800447. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Division of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Department of Surgery University of Utah School of Medicine Salt Lake City UT 84132 USA.

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November 2018

Is There a Role for Cancer-Directed Surgery in Early-Stage Sarcomatoid or Biphasic Mesothelioma?

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 01 29;107(1):194-201. Epub 2018 Sep 29.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.

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January 2019

Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity Induced Cardiac Arrest After Topicalization for Transesophageal Echocardiography and Subsequent Treatment With Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2019 01 31;33(1):162-165. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Primary Cystic Pleuropulmonary Synovial Sarcoma Presenting as Recurrent Pneumothorax.

Case Rep Oncol 2017 May-Aug;10(2):660-665. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Department of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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July 2017

Excessive Surgical Adhesive Mimicking Aortic Root Abscess: A Case Report.

A A Case Rep 2017 Jul;9(2):57-59

From the Departments of *Anesthesiology; and †Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah.

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July 2017

Bioprosthetic Aortic Paravalvular Leak: Is Valve-in-Valve Another Solution?

J Invasive Cardiol 2017 Jan;29(1):E1-E7

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 North 1900 East, Rm 4A100, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 USA.

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January 2017

Cell surface-engineering to embed targeting ligands or tracking agents on the cell membrane.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2017 Jan 29;482(4):1042-1047. Epub 2016 Nov 29.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2017

Pulmonary arterial hypertension in primary amyloidosis.

Pulm Circ 2016 Jun;6(2):244-8

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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June 2016

Evaluation of autologous platelet rich plasma for cardiac surgery: outcome analysis of 2000 patients.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2016 Apr 12;11(1):62. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, 84132, USA.

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April 2016

Trans-Carotid Placement of Balloon Expandable Covered Stent for Unplanned Left Carotid Coverage during Endovascular Repair of Distal Arch Aneurysm.

Innovations (Phila) 2015 May-Jun;10(3):209-11

From the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT USA.

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May 2016

Novel xeno-free human heart matrix-derived three-dimensional scaffolds.

J Transl Med 2015 Jun 18;13:194. Epub 2015 Jun 18.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112, USA.

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June 2015

Eisenmenger syndrome with unrepaired patent ductus arteriosus.

Circulation 2015 Apr;131(16):e409-11

From Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine (J.J.R., P.S., N.H., B.D.W.), and Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery (D.A.B.), University of Utah, Salt Lake City.

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April 2015

Myocardial stiffness in patients with heart failure and a preserved ejection fraction: contributions of collagen and titin.

Circulation 2015 Apr 30;131(14):1247-59. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

From Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, and RHJ Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC (M.R.Z., C.F.B., A.D.B.); Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, and RHJ Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC (J.S.I., R.E.S.); Department of Public Health Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC (P.J.N.); Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson (R.S., H.L.G.); Cardiology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington (B.M.P., P.V.B., M.M., M.M.L.W.); Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, University of Vermont, Burlington (B.M.P., P.V.B., M.M.L.W.); Division of Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (M.M.R.); and Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City (D.A.B.).

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April 2015

Safety and efficacy of ixmyelocel-T: an expanded, autologous multi-cellular therapy, in dilated cardiomyopathy.

Circ Res 2014 Sep 20;115(8):730-7. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

From the Division of Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The Heart Institute, Los Angeles, CA (T.D.H.); Division of Cardiology (T.D.H.) and Cardiovascular Division (J.H.T.), Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, MN; Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery (B.L.H.) and Clinical Cardiovascular Research Center (C.A.E.), Soltero Cardiovascular Research Center, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX; Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX (B.B.); Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City (D.A.B., A.N.P.); and Aastrom Biosciences, Inc, Ann Arbor, MI (A.E.R., D.R.).

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September 2014

Functional polymers of gene delivery for treatment of myocardial infarct.

J Control Release 2014 Dec 27;195:110-9. Epub 2014 Jul 27.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery (CCCD), Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Cell surface engineering to enhance mesenchymal stem cell migration toward an SDF-1 gradient.

Biomaterials 2014 Jul 14;35(21):5627-35. Epub 2014 Apr 14.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Thrombosis of a descending thoracic aortic endovascular stent graft in a patient with factor V Leiden: case report.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2014 Mar 11;9:47. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, 30 N, 1900 E,, #3C-127, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA.

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March 2014

Endovascular repair of acute ascending aortic disruption via the right axillary artery.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Feb;97(2):700-3

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

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February 2014

Metabolically active human brown adipose tissue derived stem cells.

Stem Cells 2014 Feb;32(2):572-81

Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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February 2014

Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Frank Gerbode (1907-1984).

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2013 Dec 29;146(6):1317-20. Epub 2013 Sep 29.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah. Electronic address:

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December 2013

Synergistically combined gene delivery for enhanced VEGF secretion and antiapoptosis.

Mol Pharm 2013 Oct 23;10(10):3676-83. Epub 2013 Sep 23.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery (CCCD), Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah , Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States.

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October 2013

Post-translational regulation of a hypoxia-responsive VEGF plasmid for the treatment of myocardial ischemia.

Biomaterials 2013 Aug 25;34(26):6229-38. Epub 2013 May 25.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery (CCCD), Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-5820, USA.

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August 2013

Impella 5.0 support in severe peripheral vascular disease via iliac artery approach.

Innovations (Phila) 2012 Sep-Oct;7(5):379-81

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

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June 2013

Targeted gene delivery to ischemic myocardium by homing peptide-guided polymeric carrier.

Mol Pharm 2013 Jan 18;10(1):378-85. Epub 2012 Dec 18.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

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January 2013

Hypoxia-inducible plasmid expressing both miSHP-1 and HO-1 for the treatment of ischemic disease.

J Control Release 2013 Jan 26;165(1):22-8. Epub 2012 Oct 26.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery-CCCD, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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January 2013

Mesenchymal stem cell population isolated from the subepithelial layer of umbilical cord tissue.

Cell Transplant 2013 21;22(3):513-9. Epub 2012 Sep 21.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

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September 2013

Dendrimer type bio-reducible polymer for efficient gene delivery.

J Control Release 2012 Jun 23;160(3):592-600. Epub 2012 Apr 23.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States.

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June 2012

Putative population of adipose-derived stem cells isolated from mediastinal tissue during cardiac surgery.

Cell Transplant 2013 2;22(3):507-11. Epub 2012 Apr 2.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

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September 2013

Cell targeting peptide conjugation to siRNA polyplexes for effective gene silencing in cardiomyocytes.

Mol Pharm 2012 May 19;9(5):1302-9. Epub 2012 Apr 19.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States.

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May 2012

Post-translational regulated and hypoxia-responsible VEGF plasmid for efficient secretion.

J Control Release 2012 Jun 16;160(3):525-31. Epub 2012 Mar 16.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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June 2012

Improved survival in heart transplant patients living at high altitude.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012 Mar 9;143(3):735-741.e1. Epub 2011 Dec 9.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132-2101, USA.

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March 2012

Erythropoietin gene delivery using an arginine-grafted bioreducible polymer system.

J Control Release 2012 Feb 20;157(3):437-44. Epub 2011 Oct 20.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, United States.

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February 2012

Allograft rejection in patients supported with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices.

Ann Thorac Surg 2011 Nov 22;92(5):1601-7; discussion 1607. Epub 2011 Sep 22.

UTAH (Utah Transplant Affiliated Hospitals) Cardiac Transplant Program, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA.

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November 2011

Cell penetrating peptide conjugated bioreducible polymer for siRNA delivery.

Biomaterials 2011 Aug 17;32(22):5213-22. Epub 2011 Apr 17.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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August 2011

Ligation of the left circumflex coronary artery with subsequent MRI and histopathology in rabbits.

J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 2010 Nov;49(6):838-44

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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November 2010

Bioreducible polymer-transfected skeletal myoblasts for VEGF delivery to acutely ischemic myocardium.

Biomaterials 2011 Jan 5;32(3):942-9. Epub 2010 Nov 5.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

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January 2011

Primary cardiomyocyte-targeted bioreducible polymer for efficient gene delivery to the myocardium.

Biomaterials 2010 Nov 31;31(31):8081-7. Epub 2010 Jul 31.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery (CCCD), Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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November 2010

The impact of bridge-to-transplant ventricular assist device support on survival after cardiac transplantation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010 Jul 7;140(1):169-73. Epub 2010 May 7.

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA.

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July 2010

Reductive degradation behavior of bioreducible poly(disulfide amine) for enhancing SiRNA efficiency.

Macromol Biosci 2010 Aug;10(8):898-905

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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August 2010

Polymer transfected primary myoblasts mediated efficient gene expression and angiogenic proliferation.

J Control Release 2010 Feb 7;142(1):61-9. Epub 2009 Oct 7.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery (CCCD), Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, United States.

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February 2010

Utility of virtual crossmatch in sensitized patients awaiting heart transplantation.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2009 Nov 26;28(11):1129-34. Epub 2009 Sep 26.

U.T.A.H. Cardiac Transplant Program, University of Utah Hospital, and VA Salt Lake City Health Care System-Cardiology Section, 500 Foothill Blvd., Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA.

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November 2009

A family of bioreducible poly(disulfide amine)s for gene delivery.

Biomaterials 2009 Oct 16;30(29):5804-14. Epub 2009 Jul 16.

Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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October 2009

Women and heart disease--physiologic regulation of gene delivery and expression: bioreducible polymers and ischemia-inducible gene therapies for the treatment of ischemic heart disease.

Adv Drug Deliv Rev 2009 Aug 5;61(10):863-70. Epub 2009 May 5.

Dept of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA.

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August 2009

VEGF siRNA delivery system using arginine-grafted bioreducible poly(disulfide amine).

Mol Pharm 2009 May-Jun;6(3):718-26

Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA.

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August 2009

Cardiomyocyte-targeted siRNA delivery by prostaglandin E(2)-Fas siRNA polyplexes formulated with reducible poly(amido amine) for preventing cardiomyocyte apoptosis.

Biomaterials 2008 Nov 23;29(33):4439-46. Epub 2008 Aug 23.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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November 2008

Novel polymer carriers and gene constructs for treatment of myocardial ischemia and infarction.

J Control Release 2008 Dec 6;132(3):260-6. Epub 2008 Jul 6.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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December 2008

Novel biodegradable poly(disulfide amine)s for gene delivery with high efficiency and low cytotoxicity.

Bioconjug Chem 2008 Mar 4;19(3):626-33. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

Center for Controlled Chemical Delivery, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, 421 Wakara Way, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA

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March 2008

Early screening for antibody-mediated rejection in heart transplant recipients.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2007 Dec 26;26(12):1264-9. Epub 2007 Nov 26.

LDS Hospital and Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA.

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December 2007

Comparing outcomes after transthoracic and transhiatal esophagectomy: a 5-year prospective cohort of 17,395 patients.

J Am Coll Surg 2007 Dec 20;205(6):735-40. Epub 2007 Sep 20.

Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA.

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December 2007

Postoperative pericardial adhesion prevention using Carbylan-SX in a rabbit model.

J Surg Res 2007 Jun;140(2):237-42

Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA.

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June 2007

Reducible poly(amido ethylenediamine) for hypoxia-inducible VEGF delivery.

J Control Release 2007 Apr 28;118(2):254-61. Epub 2006 Dec 28.

Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-5820, USA.

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April 2007

Hypoxia-inducible gene expression system using the erythropoietin enhancer and 3'-untranslated region for the VEGF gene therapy.

J Control Release 2006 Sep 18;115(1):113-9. Epub 2006 Jul 18.

Department of Bioengineering, College of Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea.

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September 2006

Transforming growth factor-beta1 induces Nox4 NAD(P)H oxidase and reactive oxygen species-dependent proliferation in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2006 Apr 14;290(4):L661-L673. Epub 2005 Oct 14.

Div. of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine, Wintrobe 701, Univ. of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA.

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April 2006

Aprotinin and preservation of myocardial function after ischemia-reperfusion injury.

Ann Thorac Surg 2003 Feb;75(2):S735-9

Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA.

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February 2003

Outcomes after esophagectomy: a ten-year prospective cohort.

Ann Thorac Surg 2003 Jan;75(1):217-22; discussion 222

Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA.

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January 2003