A selection of conference proceedings, presentations, lectures, posters and symposia from faculty members of the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry at University of the Pacific.

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Submissions from 2011

Presentation of Program and Awards, Nader A. Nadershahi

Welcome and Presentation of Program and Awards, Nader A. Nadershahi

Welcoming Remarks and Congratulations, Nader A. Nadershahi

Toll-like Receptor 4(TLR4) is expressed in Pulp Fibroblasts After Stimulation with Candida albicans, C. R. Pinheiro, Carla Renata Sipert, Thaís Helena Gasparoto, C. E. Oliveira, M. S. Silva, Ana Carolina Morandini, Gustavo P. Garlet, Carlos Ferreira Santos, J. S. Silva, and Ana Paula Campanelli

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Epithelial cell type affects interleukin-6 response to Porphyromonas gingivalis, Michael Yee, T. Alpagot, Nejat Düzgüneş, and Krystyna Konopka

TMD and Orofacial Pain – The Basics, Andrew L. Young

Submissions from 2010

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Puramatrix: An injectable scaffold for dental pulp tissue engineering., Bruno Das Neves Cavalcanti, Benjamin David Zeitlin, and Jacques E. Nör

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Lectins and T-20, but not neutralizing antibodies, inhibit HIV-1 Env-mediated syncytium formation between Clone69T1RevEnv and SupT1 cells monitored by fluorescence microscopy, Nejat Düzgüneş, Michael Yee, Jan Balzarini, and Krystyna Konopka

Cell-penetrating peptides enhance gene delivery by lipid-DNA complexes, J. Fountain, Senait Gebremedhin, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Overcoming the lipofection resistance of oral cancer cells: polyplexes and adenoviruses, Senait Gebremedhin, Krystyna Konopka, I. Ulasov, M. Lesniak, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Efficient gene delivery to oral cancer cells by polyethylenimine-DNA complexes, Senait Gebremedhin, F. Martinez, J. Fountain, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Cytokine responses of oral epithelial cells exposed to Porphyromonas gingivalis, Shawn Kim, Michael Yee, T. Alpagot, Nejat Düzgüneş, and Krystyna Konopka

Gene expression mediated by progressively truncated HIV-LTR promoters and HIV-Tat: How to kill HIV-infected cells, J. King, Senait Gebremedhin, Krystyna Konopka, Nejat Düzgüneş, and M. Milnes

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Susceptibility of Candida biofilms to histatin-5 and fluconazole, Krystyna Konopka, Barbara Dorocka-Bobkowska, Senait Gebremedhin, J. Wilson, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Cationic liposome enhancement of adenoviral vectors for gene delivery to OSCC, G. Lim, Senait Gebremedhin, J. Ouellette, I. Ulasov, M. Lesniak, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Discovering Your Path, Nader A. Nadershahi

Pot of Gold or Tin Cup? Departmental Planning and Budgeting, Nader A. Nadershahi

Presenting: The Helix Innovation Award, Nader A. Nadershahi

PRIDE, Nader A. Nadershahi

Using Faculty Assessment to Foster the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Nader A. Nadershahi

Welcoming Remarks, and a Charge to Student Leaders, Nader A. Nadershahi

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Porphyromonas gingivalis stimulates IL-18 secretion in monocytic THP-1 cells, Michael Yee, A. Kim, Nejat Düzgüneş, T. Alpagot, and Krystyna Konopka

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HIV-1 Env-mediated membrane fusion monitored by fluorescence microscopy of syncytium formation between Clone69T1RevEnv and SupT1 cells, Michael Yee, Krystyna Konopka, Jan Balzarini, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Submissions from 2009

Anti-tumor and anti-angiogenic effect of TW37 and Cisplatin combination therapy, Naoki Ashimori, Benjamin David Zeitlin, Kristy Warner, and Jacques E. Nör

The role of the opioid system in il-2 and il-4 analgesic effects, Junad Khan, Andrew L. Young, and Eli Eliav

Inflammatory cytokine secretion by THP-1 cells exposed to Porphyromonas gingivalis, A. Kim, Michael Yee, Nejat Düzgüneş, T. Alpagot, and Krystyna Konopka

Inflammatory cytokine secretion by THP-1 cells exposed to Porphyromonas gingivalis, A. Kim, Michael Yee, Nejat Düzgüneş, T. Alpagot, and Krystyna Konopka

Intracellular fate of non-viral vectors in oral cancer cells, Cassidy Lavorini-Doyle, Senait Gebremedhin, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Curriculum Change and Faculty Development, Nader A. Nadershahi

Defining New Standards for Education-Facilities Needs, Nader A. Nadershahi

Faculty Development Plans in the Dugoni School, Nader A. Nadershahi

Pot of Gold or Tin Cup? Department Planning and Budgeting, Nader A. Nadershahi

The Love of Learning, Nader A. Nadershahi

The Pacific Dental Helix Curriculum, Nader A. Nadershahi

Using Technology to Support the New Curriculum, Nader A. Nadershahi

Single Visit Implant Management, Nader A. Nadershahi, E. LaBarre, and T. Hoover

Enhancing gene delivery to cancer cells by transferrin and EGF, J. Ouellette, Senait Gebremedhin, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Differential production of CXCL12 by Cultured human dental pulp and gingival fibroblasts challenged by Porphyromonas gingivalis LPS and Escherichia coli LPS, Carla Renata Sipert, Ana Carolina Morandini, S. H. P. Oliveira, Ana Paula Campanelli, and Carlos Ferreira Santos

Effects of antifungals and histatin 5 on Candida albicans biofilms, J. Wilson, Senait Gebremedhin, Nejat Düzgüneş, and Krystyna Konopka

HIV-1 Env-mediated cell-cell fusion is inhibited by lectins and peptides, but not by antibodies that inhibit infection, Michael Yee, Krystyna Konopka, Jan Balzarini, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Enhanced neuropathic pain analgesia with duloxetine and pregabalin combination pharmacotherapy in the rat, Andrew L. Young, Junad Khan, and Eli Eliav

Submissions from 2008

Oral epithelial cells exposed to Porphyromonas gingivalis: Analysis of genes relevant to periodontal disease, B. Behdad, V. Suzara, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Epac/Rap1 inhibit endothelial cell chemotaxis and angiogenesis via induction of Thrombospondin-1, Robert C. Doebele, Frank Thilo Schulze-Hoepfner, Alexandre Chlenski, Kushboo Goel, Jia Hong, Yuru Liu, Mark K. Abe, Mark W. Lingen, Benjamin David Zeitlin, Jacques E. Nör, and Marsha Rich Rosner

Longitudinal evaluation of GCF interleukin-18 and Periodontitis in HIV+ patients, M. Hashimoto, T. Alpagot, Mouchumi Bhattacharyya, Krystyna Konopka, Senait Gebremedhin, and Nejat Düzgüneş

TMD in patient with lyme disease undiagnosed for fifteen years, Junad Khan, Davis C. Thomas, S. Revah, Andrew L. Young, H. Hazazi, and G. Heir

Pain and Sensory Changes in HIV+ Patients, R. Khatri, Andrew L. Young, J. Gomes, C. Nasri-Heir, A. Viswanath, G. Heir, and Eli Eliav

Survivin promoter-driven gene expression in cancer and non-cancer cells, Krystyna Konopka, Christopher Spain, Allison Yen, Nathan Overlid, Senait Gebremedhin, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Glossopharyngeal neuralgia-like pain in a patient with pemphigus vulgaris, S. Markman, S. Ananthan, S. Revah, E. Hadlaq, Andrew L. Young, M. Fatazadeh, G. Heir, and Eli Eliav

Collaborative Decision Making, Nader A. Nadershahi

Curricular Change: How Not to Throw the Baby Out With the Bath Water, Nader A. Nadershahi

Integrated Clinical Sciences Curriculum, Nader A. Nadershahi

Strategic Plan Implementation Activities Related to Defining New Standards for Education, Nader A. Nadershahi

You Treat All of Your Patients the Same Don’t You?, Nader A. Nadershahi

Transferrin-lipoplex-mediated suicide gene therapy of oral squamous cell carcinoma in a murine model, Sílvia S. Neves, Henrique Faneca, Samuel Bertin, Krystyna Konopka, Nejat Düzgüneş, Valérie Pierrefite-Carle, Sérgio P. Simões, and Maria C. Pedroso de Lima

Use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP ) in combination with sub- epithelial connective graft for root coverage in smoker patient : case report, S. Salmeron, Ana Carolina Morandini, E. A. Figueira, Adriana Campos Passanezi Sant'ana, M. L. R. Rezende, and S. L. A. Greghi

The association between GCF VEGF and periodontitis in HIV+ patients, E. Unger, T. Alpagot, Mouchumi Bhattacharyya, Krystyna Konopka, Senait Gebremedhin, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Use of the Masseteric and Deep Temporal Nerve Blocks for Reduction of Mandibular Dislocation, Andrew L. Young, Junad Khan, Davis C. Thomas, H. Hazazi, S. Markman, and Samuel Y. P. Quek

Submissions from 2007

The relationship between TGF-beta and periodontal status in HIV+ patients, T. Alpagot, Krystyna Konopka, Mouchumi Bhattacharyya, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Activated Epac and Rap1 are Novel Inhibitors of Tumor Angiogenesis, Robert C. Doebele, Jia Hong, Mark W. Lingen, Benjamin David Zeitlin, Jacques E. Nör, Yuru Liu, Mark K. Abe, and Marsha Rich Rosner

HIV-1 envelope glycoprotein-mediated membrane fusion monitored by fluorescence microscopy, A. Ghandi, Nathan Overlid, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Monitoring the effects of a clinical teaching model on the fixed redo rate, T. E. Hoover, J. S. Kirk, R. E. Fredekind, Nader A. Nadershahi, and R. G. Woodson

The effect of daily apolipoprotein A-I mimetic therapy on T15-type autoantibodies against oxidized phosphatidylcholine in a murine model of asthma, Kameswari S. Konduri, Sandhya D. Nandedkar, D. Weilrauch, D. A. Rickaby, Nejat Düzgüneş, and K. A. Pritchard

Academic Dental Careers Fellowship Program, Nader A. Nadershahi

Academic Dental Careers Fellowship Program, Nader A. Nadershahi

Dental Practice Strategic Planning, Nader A. Nadershahi

Developing Partnership Opportunities, Nader A. Nadershahi

Finding, Motivating, and Developing Component Leaders, Nader A. Nadershahi

Integration and Reform of International and Pre-doctoral Dental Curricula, Nader A. Nadershahi

Integration and Reform of International and Pre-doctoral Dental Curricula, Nader A. Nadershahi

Leadership in the Tripartite, Nader A. Nadershahi

Monitoring the Effects of a Clinical Teaching Model on the Fixed Prosthetic Redo Rate, Nader A. Nadershahi

Monitoring the Effects of a Clinical Teaching Model on the Fixed Prosthetic Redo Rate, Nader A. Nadershahi

Why Diversity?, Nader A. Nadershahi

Liposomes inhbit uptake of bitter tastants into cultured epithelial cells, T. Preston, Diana Flasher, Shlomo Nir, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Murine survivin promoter-driven gene expression in cancer and non-tumor cells, Christopher Spain, Nathan Overlid, F. Li, Nejat Düzgüneş, and Krystyna Konopka

Targeting gene transfer vectors to oral squamous cell carcinoma cells, A. Streeter, Nathan Overlid, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Survivin promoter-driven gene expression in human oral cancer cells, Allison Yen, Nathan Overlid, F. Li, Nejat Düzgüneş, and Krystyna Konopka

Submissions from 2006

Rap1 Activators are Novel Anti-Angiogenic Agents, Robert C. Doebele, Mark W. Lingen, Jacques E. Nör, Diane June Rodi, Jia Hong, Benjamin David Zeitlin, Wei-Jen Tang, and Marsha Rich Rosner

Decreasing removable esthetic failures through pre-delivery consent, J. S. Kirk, T. E. Hoover, R. E. Fredekind, Nader A. Nadershahi, and R. G. Woodson

Managing infection control compliance through surveillance and selective interventions, J. S. Kirk, T. E. Hoover, R. E. Fredekind, Nader A. Nadershahi, and R. G. Woodson

Effect of prolonged budesonide therapy on IL-4, IL-5, and IL-10 in a murine model of asthma, Kameswari S. Konduri, Sandhya D. Nandedkar, S. Deenamsetty, D. A. Rickaby, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Cancer cell-specific luciferase expression driven by the human survivin promoter, Krystyna Konopka, Nathan Overlid, F. Li, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Radiographic effects of three radiopaque substances when added to a potential endodontic repair cement, M. Maguollo, Ana Carolina Morandini, A. C. F. Bodanezi, E. A. Bortoluzzi, and C. M. Bramante

Treatment of anterior open bite with cleft and chincup: study of dentoalveolar and soft tissue effects, Ana Carolina Morandini, F. C. Torres, Renato Rodrigues de Almeida, R. R. Almeida-Pedrin, F. P. Ferreira, Marcio Rodrigues de Almeida, J. F. C. Henriques, and M. Maguollo

CDA Leadership Responsibilities, Nader A. Nadershahi

Cultural Competence in Dentistry Today, Nader A. Nadershahi

Decreasing Removable Esthetic Failures Through a Pre-delivery Consent, Nader A. Nadershahi

Leadership Opportunities at the California Dental Association, Nader A. Nadershahi

Managing Infection Control Through Surveillance and Selective Interventions, Nader A. Nadershahi

The Case Based Learning Format, Nader A. Nadershahi

The New Curriculum, Nader A. Nadershahi

Vertical Integration of the Clinic Model, Nader A. Nadershahi

You Treat Everyone The Same Don’t You?, Nader A. Nadershahi

Vertical integration of student clinic management, Nader A. Nadershahi, T. E. Hoover, J. S. Kirk, R. E. Fredekind, and R. G. Woodson

Efficacy of prolonged budesonide therapy on inflammation and airway reactivity in a murine model of asthma, Sandhya D. Nandedkar, Kameswari S. Konduri, S. Deenamsetty, D. A. Rickaby, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Action of a topic metronidazole 25% gel in gingival indices , bleeding and probing depth in children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, M. P. Prestes, Maria Aparecida Andrade Moreira Machado, Carlos Ferreira Santos, V. T. Sakai, and Ana Carolina Morandini

Serum-resistant gene delivery to murine squamous cell carcinoma cells, Mark Young, Nathan Overlid, Krystyna Konopka, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Submissions from 2005

Infection of oral epithelial cells by Porphyromonas gingivalis: A DNA microarray analysis of host cell gene expression, K. Bracy, Nathan Overlid, V. Suzara, and Nejat Düzgüneş

Efficient, serum-resistant transfection of murine squamous cell carcinoma cells by Metafectene and GeneJammer: Application to HSV-tk/ganciclovir gene therapy, Krystyna Konopka, Nathan Overlid, and Nejat Düzgüneş

The Dental Health Program for the Brazilian Family, Ana Carolina Morandini, C. O. Cunha, F. Yanikian, and N. E. Tomita