Publications

Cost-effectiveness of intravenous acetaminophen and ketorolac in adolescents undergoing idiopathic scoliosis surgery.
Paediatr Anaesth 2018 Mar 29;28(3):237-248. Epub 2018 Jan 29.
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, and Center for Clinical Effectiveness, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine-Related Risk Perceptions Do Not Predict Sexual Initiation Among Young Women Over 30 Months Following Vaccination.
J Adolesc Health 2018 Feb 2;62(2):164-169. Epub 2017 Dec 2.
Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Beneficial effect of resveratrol on α‑naphthyl isothiocyanate‑induced cholestasis via regulation of the FXR pathway.
Mol Med Rep 2018 Jan 14;17(1):1863-1872. Epub 2017 Nov 14.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Compound Chinese Medicines and The Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, P.R. China.

Intravenous Acetaminophen Reduces Length of Stay Via Mediation of Postoperative Opioid Consumption following Posterior Spinal Fusion in a Pediatric Cohort.
Clin J Pain 2017 Dec 1. Epub 2017 Dec 1.
*Department of Anesthesia, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA†Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA‡Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA§Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Clinical Effectiveness, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

Author Correction: Metabolic Biomarkers for Prognostic Prediction of Pre-diabetes: results from a longitudinal cohort study.
Sci Rep 2017 Nov 21;7(1):16165. Epub 2017 Nov 21.
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Shanghai Institute of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

MicroRNA-218 functions as a tumor suppressor in lung cancer by targeting IL-6/STAT3 and negatively correlates with poor prognosis.
Mol Cancer 2017 Aug 22;16(1):141. Epub 2017 Aug 22.
Department of Pediatrics of Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430030, People's Republic of China.

Stabilization of the c-Myc Protein by CAMKIIγ Promotes T Cell Lymphoma.
Cancer Cell 2017 Jul;32(1):115-128.e7
Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program & Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA; Irell & Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA. Electronic address:

Metabolic Biomarkers for Prognostic Prediction of Pre-diabetes: results from a longitudinal cohort study.
Sci Rep 2017 Jul 26;7(1):6575. Epub 2017 Jul 26.
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Shanghai Institute of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Plantago asiatica L. Seed Extract Improves Lipid Accumulation and Hyperglycemia in High-Fat Diet-Induced Obese Mice.
Int J Mol Sci 2017 Jun 30;18(7). Epub 2017 Jun 30.
The Ministry of Education (MOE) Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines and the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) Key Laboratory for New Resources and Quality Evaluation of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China.

Removal characteristics of DON in pharmaceutical wastewater and its influence on the N-nitrosodimethylamine formation potential and acute toxicity of DOM.
Water Res 2017 Feb 5;109:114-121. Epub 2016 Oct 5.
State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210023, Jiangsu, PR China. Electronic address:

Development of an extraction method and LC-MS analysis for N-acylated-l-homoserine lactones (AHLs) in wastewater treatment biofilms.
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2017 Jan 27;1041-1042:37-44. Epub 2016 Nov 27.
State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210023, Jiangsu, PR China. Electronic address:

Concentration, composition, bioavailability, and N-nitrosodimethylamine formation potential of particulate and dissolved organic nitrogen in wastewater effluents: A comparative study.
Sci Total Environ 2016 Nov 20;569-570:1359-68. Epub 2016 Jul 20.
State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210023, Jiangsu, PR China. Electronic address:

Substantial Decline in Vaccine-Type Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Among Vaccinated Young Women During the First 8 Years After HPV Vaccine Introduction in a Community.
Clin Infect Dis 2016 Nov 20;63(10):1281-1287. Epub 2016 Sep 20.
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Ohio.

Curcumin protects ANIT-induced cholestasis through signaling pathway of FXR-regulated bile acid and inflammation.
Sci Rep 2016 Sep 14;6:33052. Epub 2016 Sep 14.
The MOE Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines and the Shanghai Key Laboratory of Compound Chinese Medicines Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China.

[Association of GCKR gene polymorphisms and type 2 diabetes among ethnic Uygurs].
Zhonghua Yi Xue Yi Chuan Xue Za Zhi 2016 Aug;33(4):540-4
Xinjiang Key Laboratory of Metabolic Disease, Clinical Medical Research Institute, Department of Endocrinology, Department of Health Management and Health Check, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Department of Infection Control, First Affiliated Hospital, Department of Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health, School of Public Health, Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang 830054, China. Email:

Porphysome nanoparticles for enhanced photothermal therapy in a patient-derived orthotopic pancreas xenograft cancer model: a pilot study.
J Biomed Opt 2016 Aug;21(8):84002
University Health Network, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, CanadabUniversity of Toronto, Department of Medical Biophysics, 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, CanadacPrincess Margaret Hospital, Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2M9, Canada.

Evaluation of the treatment performance and microbial communities of a combined constructed wetland used to treat industrial park wastewater.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 Jun 23;23(11):10990-1001. Epub 2016 Feb 23.
State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, 163 Xianlin Ave., Nanjing, Jiangsu, 210023, People's Republic of China.

Emodin improves lipid and glucose metabolism in high fat diet-induced obese mice through regulating SREBP pathway.
Eur J Pharmacol 2016 Jan 25;770:99-109. Epub 2015 Nov 25.
(a)The Ministry of Education (MOE) Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, the State Administration of TCM (SATCM) Key Laboratory for New Resources and Quality Evaluation of Chinese Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Complex Prescriptions, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China; Center for Chinese Medical Therapy and Systems Biology, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China. Electronic address:

Chlorpromazine-induced perturbations of bile acids and free fatty acids in cholestatic liver injury prevented by the Chinese herbal compound Yin-Chen-Hao-Tang.
BMC Complement Altern Med 2015 Apr 16;15:122. Epub 2015 Apr 16.
The Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines and the State Administration of TCM (SATCM) Key Laboratory for New Resources and Quality Evaluation of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Traditional Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 201210, Shanghai, China.

Notoginsenoside R1 attenuates experimental inflammatory bowel disease via pregnane X receptor activation.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 2015 Feb 3;352(2):315-24. Epub 2014 Dec 3.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Complex Prescription and MOE Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China (J.Z., L.D., G.R., A.S., C.D., X.W., Z.W., W.D.); Department of Gastroenterology, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (B.W.); and Departments of Medicine and Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York (S.M.)

Mangiferin attenuates the symptoms of dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis in mice via NF-κB and MAPK signaling inactivation.
Int Immunopharmacol 2014 Nov 4;23(1):170-8. Epub 2014 Sep 4.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Formulated Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China. Electronic address:

Andrographolide prevents high-fat diet-induced obesity in C57BL/6 mice by suppressing the sterol regulatory element-binding protein pathway.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 2014 Nov 9;351(2):474-83. Epub 2014 Sep 9.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Complex Prescriptions and MOE Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, People's Republic of China (L.D., J.L., B.Z., X.T., M.Q., Qim.Y., Qia.Y., L.Y., Z.W.); Shanghai R&D Center for Standardization of Traditional Chinese Medicines, Shanghai, People's Republic of China (L.D., J.L., B.Z., X.T., M.Q., Qim.Y., Qia.Y., L.Y., Z.W.); State Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, People's Republic of China (B.S., X.X.); Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases Research, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California (W.H.); and Department of Pharmacognosy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, People's Republic of China (J.L.)

Nanoparticle-enabled, image-guided treatment planning of target specific RNAi therapeutics in an orthotopic prostate cancer model.
Small 2014 Aug 6;10(15):3072-82. Epub 2014 Apr 6.
Princess Margaret Cancer Center and Techna Institute, UHN, TMDT 5-362, 101 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L7, Canada; Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Britton Chance Center for Biomedical Photonics, Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics-Huazhong University of Science & Technology, Wuhan, 430074, China.

Danning tablets attenuates α-naphthylisothiocyanate-induced cholestasis by modulating the expression of transporters and metabolic enzymes.
BMC Complement Altern Med 2014 Jul 17;14:249. Epub 2014 Jul 17.
The Ministry of Education (MOE) Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Traditional Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China.

A novel method, the Variant Impact On Linkage Effect Test (VIOLET), leads to improved identification of causal variants in linkage regions.
Eur J Hum Genet 2014 Feb 5;22(2):243-7. Epub 2013 Jun 5.
1] Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA [2] Herma Heart Center, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

Protective effect of naringenin against experimental colitis via suppression of Toll-like receptor 4/NF-κB signalling.
Br J Nutr 2013 Aug 18;110(4):599-608. Epub 2013 Mar 18.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Formulated Chinese Medicines and MOE Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, People's Republic of China.


Chrysin ameliorates chemically induced colitis in the mouse through modulation of a PXR/NF-κB signaling pathway.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 2013 Jun 27;345(3):473-82. Epub 2013 Mar 27.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Complex Prescription and MOE Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Serum metabolic profiling study of hepatocellular carcinoma infected with hepatitis B or hepatitis C virus by using liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry.
J Proteome Res 2012 Nov 28;11(11):5433-42. Epub 2012 Sep 28.
CAS Key Laboratory of Separation Science for Analytical Chemistry, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian, 116023, China.

Modeling of multivariate longitudinal phenotypes in family genetic studies with Bayesian multiplicity adjustment.
BMC Proc 2014 17;8(Suppl 1):S69. Epub 2014 Jun 17.
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA ; Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3235 Eden Avenue,Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA.

Using Mendelian inheritance errors as quality control criteria in whole genome sequencing data set.
BMC Proc 2014 17;8(Suppl 1 Genetic Analysis Workshop 18Vanessa Olmo):S21. Epub 2014 Jun 17.
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA ; Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA.

On family-based genome-wide association studies with large pedigrees: observations and recommendations.
BMC Proc 2014 17;8(Suppl 1 Genetic Analysis Workshop 18Vanessa Olmo):S26. Epub 2014 Jun 17.
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA ; Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2600 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA.

Evaluation of humoral and cellular immune responses to a DNA vaccine encoding chicken type II collagen for rheumatoid arthritis in normal rats.
Hum Vaccin Immunother 2015 ;11(4):938-45
a Department of Immunology and National Center for Biomedicine Analysis ; Beijing 307 Hospital Affiliated to Academy of Military Medical Sciences ; Beijing , China.

Safety and immunogenicity of a novel therapeutic DNA vaccine encoding chicken type II collagen for rheumatoid arthritis in normal rats.
Hum Vaccin Immunother 2015 ;11(12):2777-83
a Department of Immunology and National Center for Biomedicine Analysis ; Beijing 307 Hospital Affiliated to Academy of Military Medical Sciences ; Beijing , PR China.

Multiple Transcriptome Data Analysis Reveals Biologically Relevant Atopic Dermatitis Signature Genes and Pathways.
PLoS One 2015 30;10(12):e0144316. Epub 2015 Dec 30.
Division of Asthma Research, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, United States of America.

Curcumin rescues high fat diet-induced obesity and insulin sensitivity in mice through regulating SREBP pathway.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2016 08 18;304:99-109. Epub 2016 May 18.
The Ministry of Education (MOE) Key Laboratory for Standardization of Chinese Medicines, The State Administration of TCM (SATCM) Key Laboratory for New Resources and Quality Evaluation of Chinese Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Complex Prescriptions, Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China; Shanghai R&D Center for Standardization of Traditional Chinese Medicines, Shanghai 201203, China. Electronic address:

Human papillomavirus vaccine-related risk perceptions and subsequent sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted infections among vaccinated adolescent women.
Vaccine 2016 07 10;34(34):4040-5. Epub 2016 Jun 10.
Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave MLC 4000, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA; University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA.

Vertical sleeve gastrectomy activates GPBAR-1/TGR5 to sustain weight loss, improve fatty liver, and remit insulin resistance in mice.
Hepatology 2016 09 25;64(3):760-73. Epub 2016 Jul 25.
Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism, Institute of Diabetes Center, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA.

Comparison of Postoperative Respiratory Monitoring by Acoustic and Transthoracic Impedance Technologies in Pediatric Patients at Risk of Respiratory Depression.
Anesth Analg 2017 06;124(6):1937-1942
From the *Department of Anesthesiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; Departments of †Anesthesiology and ‡Clinical Sciences, UT Southwestern and Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; §Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati, Ohio; ‖University of Texas Southwestern and Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; ¶Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; #Department of Anesthesia and Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio; **Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Southwestern and Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; and ††Dallas and Outcome Research Consortium, Cleveland, Ohio.

An International, Multicenter, Observational Study of Cerebral Oxygenation during Infant and Neonatal Anesthesia.
Anesthesiology 2018 01;128(1):85-96
From the Department of Anesthesiology (V.A.O., Y.J.) and Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology (L.D.), Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; Department of Anaesthesia, Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (J.S.); Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (J.S.); Anaesthesia and Pain Management Research Group, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (V.M., B.S., A.D.); Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (C.G.W., F.X.M., C.D.K.); Department of Anesthesiology, Guangzhou Women and Children's Medical Center, Guangzhou, China (G.Y.); Department of Anesthesiology, Second Affiliated Hospital and Yuying Children's Hospital of Whenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China (H.L.); Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (B.S., A.D.); Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Intensive Care, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland (L.V.); Department of Anesthesiology, Sophia Children's Hospital, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (J.C.d.G.); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia (B.S.v.U.-S.); and Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Western Australia, Australia (B.S.v.U.-S.).

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