Publications


Inhibition of mast cell-derived histamine secretion by cromolyn sodium treatment decreases biliary hyperplasia in cholestatic rodents.
Lab Invest 2014 Dec 3;94(12):1406-18. Epub 2014 Nov 3.
1] Digestive Disease Research Center, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, TX, USA [2] Scott and White Digestive Disease Research Center, Scott and White, Temple, TX, USA [3] Department of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple, TX, USA.

Knockout of histidine decarboxylase decreases bile duct ligation-induced biliary hyperplasia via downregulation of the histidine decarboxylase/VEGF axis through PKA-ERK1/2 signaling.
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2014 Oct 28;307(8):G813-23. Epub 2014 Aug 28.
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, Texas; Scott & White Healthcare, Temple, Texas; Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple, Texas;

Inhibition of histidine decarboxylase ablates the autocrine tumorigenic effects of histamine in human cholangiocarcinoma.
Gut 2012 May 26;61(5):753-64. Epub 2011 Aug 26.
Division of Research, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Scott & White and Texas A&M Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Temple, Texas 76504, USA.

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