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Raina Fichorova, MD, PhD

Publications

  • Sharma J, Gray KP, Harshman LC, Evan C, Nakabayashi M, Fichorova R, Rider J, Mucci L, Kantoff PW, Sweeney CJ.Elevated IL-8, TNF-α, and MCP-1 in men with metastatic prostate cancer starting androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) are associated with shorter time to castration-resistance and overall survival.Prostate. 2014 Jun;74(8):820-8.
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  • Cramer DW, Williams K, Vitonis AF, Yamamoto HS, Stuebe A, Welch WR, Titus L, Fichorova RN.Puerperal mastitis: a reproductive event of importance affecting anti-mucin antibody levels and ovarian cancer risk.Cancer Causes Control. 2013 Nov;24(11):1911-23.
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  • Sharma J, Gray KP, Evan C, Nakabayashi M, Fichorova R, Rider J, Mucci L, Kantoff PW, Sweeney CJ.Elevated insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) in men with metastatic prostate cancer starting androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is associated with shorter time to castration resistance and overall survival.Prostate. 2013 Oct 16.
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  • Fichorova RN, Buck OR, Yamamoto HS, Fashemi T, Dawood HY, Fashemi B, Hayes GR, Beach DH, Takagi Y, Delaney ML, Nibert ML, Singh BN, Onderdonk AB.The villain team-up or how Trichomonas vaginalis and bacterial vaginosis alter innate immunity in concert.Sexually Transmitted Infections. 2013 Sep;89(6):460-6.
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  • Cywes-Bentley C, Skurnik D, Zaidi T, Roux D, Deoliveira RB, Garrett WS, Lu X, O'Malley J, Kinzel K, Zaidi T, Rey A, Perrin C, Fichorova RN, Kayatani AK, Maira-Litràn T, Gening ML, Tsvetkov YE, Nifantiev NE, Bakaletz LO, Pelton SI, Golenbock DT, Pier GB.Antibody to a conserved antigenic target is protective against diverse prokaryotic and eukaryotic pathogens.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jun 11;110(24):E2209-18.
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  • Huppert JS, Huang B, Chen C, Dawood HY, Fichorova RN.Clinical evidence for the role of Trichomonas vaginalis in regulation of secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor in the female genital tract.J Infect Dis. 2013 May 1;207(9):1462-70.
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  • Fichorova RN, Lee Y, Yamamoto HS, Takagi Y, Hayes GR, Goodman RP, Chepa-Lotrea X, Buck OR, Murray R, Kula T, Beach DH, Singh BN, Nibert ML.Endobiont viruses sensed by the human host - beyond conventional antiparasitic therapy.PLoS ONE. 2012;7(11):e48418.
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  • Leviton A, Allred EN, Yamamoto H, Fichorova RN, .Relationships among the concentrations of 25 inflammation-associated proteins during the first postnatal weeks in the blood of infants born before the 28th week of gestation.Cytokine. 2012 Jan;57(1):182-90.
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  • Fichorova RN, Onderdonk AB, Yamamoto H, Delaney ML, DuBois AM, Allred E, Leviton A, .Maternal microbe-specific modulation of inflammatory response in extremely low-gestational-age newborns.MBio. 2011;2(1):e00280-10.
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  • Goodman RP, Ghabrial SA, Fichorova RN, Nibert ML.Trichomonasvirus: a new genus of protozoan viruses in the family Totiviridae.Arch Virol. 2011 Jan;156(1):171-9.
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  • Cramer DW, Vitonis AF, Pinheiro SP, McKolanis JR, Fichorova RN, Brown KE, Hatchette TF, Finn OJ.Mumps and ovarian cancer: modern interpretation of an historic association.Cancer Causes Control. 2010 Aug;21(8):1193-201.
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  • Fichorova RN.Impact of T. vaginalis infection on innate immune responses and reproductive outcome.J. Reprod. Immunol. 2009 Dec;83(1-2):185-9. Review.
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  • Singh BN, Hayes GR, Lucas JJ, Sommer U, Viseux N, Mirgorodskaya E, Trifonova RT, Sassi RR, Costello CE, Fichorova RN.Structural details and composition of Trichomonas vaginalis lipophosphoglycan in relevance to the epithelial immune function.Glycoconj. J. 2009 Jan;26(1):3-17.
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  • Fichorova RN, Richardson-Harman N, Alfano M, Belec L, Carbonneil C, Chen S, Cosentino L, Curtis K, Dezzutti CS, Donoval B, Doncel GF, Donaghay M, Grivel JC, Guzman E, Hayes M, Herold B, Hillier S, Lackman-Smith C, Landay A, Margolis L, Mayer KH, Pasicznyk JM, Pallansch-Cokonis M, Poli G, Reichelderfer P, Roberts P, Rodriguez I, Saidi H, Sassi RR, Shattock R, Cummins JE.Biological and technical variables affecting immunoassay recovery of cytokines from human serum and simulated vaginal fluid: a multicenter study.Anal Chem. 2008 Jun 15;80(12):4741-51.
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  • Fichorova RN, Trifonova RT, Gilbert RO, Costello CE, Hayes GR, Lucas JJ, Singh BN.Trichomonas vaginalis lipophosphoglycan triggers a selective upregulation of cytokines by human female reproductive tract epithelial cells.Infect Immun. 2006 Oct;74(10):5773-9.
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  • Kleine-Lowinski K, Rheinwald JG, Fichorova RN, Anderson DJ, Basile J, Mnger K, Daly CM, Rsl F, Rollins BJ.Selective suppression of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 expression by human papillomavirus E6 and E7 oncoproteins in human cervical epithelial and epidermal cells.Int J Cancer. 2003 Nov 10;107(3):407-15.
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