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Recent Publications

Basa RC, Davies V, Li X, Murali B, Shah J, Yang B, Li S, Khan MW, Tian M, Tejada R, Hassan A, Washington A, Jr., Mukherjee B, Carethers JM, McGuire KL. Decreased Anti-Tumor Cytotoxic Immunity among Microsatellite-Stable Colon Cancers from African Americans. PloS one. 2016;11(6):e0156660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0156660. PubMed PMID: 27310868; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4911070.

Bhandari A, Woodhouse M, Gupta S. Colorectal cancer is a leading cause of cancer incidence and mortality among adults younger than 50 years in the USA: a SEER-based analysis with comparison to other young-onset cancers. Journal of investigative medicine. 2016. doi: 10.1136/jim-2016-000229. PubMed PMID: 27864324.

Komenaka IK, Nodora JN, Madlensky L, Winton LM, Heberer MA, Schwab RB, Weitzel JN, Martinez ME. Participation of low-income women in genetic cancer risk assessment and BRCA 1/2 testing: the experience of a safety-net institution. Journal of community genetics. 2016;7(3):177-83. doi: 10.1007/s12687-015-0257-x. PubMed PMID: 26690931; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4960024.

Nodora JN, Komenaka IK, Bouton ME, Ohno-Machado L, Schwab R, Kim HE, Farcas C, Perez G, Elena Martinez M. Biospecimen Sharing Among Hispanic Women in a Safety-Net Clinic: Implications for the Precision Medicine Initiative. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2017;109(2). doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw201. PubMed PMID: 27688295; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5040829.

Perez, L.G., Slymen, D.J., Sallis, J.F., Ayala, G.X., Elder, J.P., & Arredondo, E.M. (in press). Interactions between individual and perceived environmental factors on Latinas’ physical activity. Journal of Public Health.

Beard, M., Chuang, E., Haughton, J. & Arredondo, E. M. (in press). Determinants of Implementation Effectiveness in a Physical Activity Program for Church Going Latina Women. Family and Community Health.

Soto, S. C., Arredondo, E. M., Villodas, M. T, Elder, J. P., Quintanar, E., Madanat, H. (in press). Depression and chronic health conditions among Latinos: the role of social networks. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health.


Recent Presentations

Mendez N, Hayashi T, Gude N, Kummel A, Carson D. “Conjugation of TLR7 agonists to gas filled silica nanospheres to promote immune stimulation for enhanced cancer immunotherapy”. Poster Presentation. La Jolla Immunology Conference. La Jolla, CA, September 2015.

Wang J, Liberman A, Barback C, Blair S, Mattrey R, Trogler Wc, Kummel AC. “Targeted Ultrathin Silica Nanoshells as HIFU Sensitizing Agents for In Vivo LnCAP Prostate Tumor Removal”. Oral Presentation. AVS. San Jose, CA, October 2015.

Elder JP, Arredondo EM, Haughton J, Perez LP, Martínez ME. “Fe en Acción/Faith in Action: Promotion of cancer screening among churchgoing Latinas.” American Association for Cancer Research conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minority and the Medically Underserved. Atlanta, GA, October 2015.

Nodora J, Martínez ME, Wells K, Bouton M, Komenaka IK. “High Rates of Consent for Biospecimen and Data Sharing among Low-income Hispanic Women: Results of a Pilot Randomized Trial.” American Association for Cancer Research conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minority and the Medically Underserved. Atlanta, GA, October 2015.

Mendez N, Wang J, Hayashi T, Gude N, Kummel A, Carson D. “Perfluoropentane-Filled Iron-Doped Silica Nanoshells as a Sensitizing Agent for HIFU Ablative Therapy”. Oral Presentation. Materials Research Society. Boston, MA, December 2015.

Wang J, Liberman A, Viveros R, Sammet S, Lu N, Kim M, Trogler WC, Kummel AC. “Multifunctional Silica Nanoparticles for MR Imaging and High Intensity Ultrasound Ablation”. Presented at the Materials Research Society meeting. Boston, MA, December 2015.

Perez L, Haughton J, Martinez E, Arredondo E. “Socio-demographic moderators of the associations of psychosocial stressors and depression with Latinas’ cancer-screening behaviors.” Poster presentation. Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, March 2016.

Wang J, Liberman A, Viveros R, Sammet S, Lu N, Kim M, Trogler WC, Kummel AC. “Multifunctional Silica Nanoparticles for MR Imaging and High Intensity Ultrasound Ablation”. Presented at the American Chemical Society meeting. San Diego, CA, March 2016.

Wang J, Liberman A, Barback C, Blair S, Mattrey R, Trogler WC, Kummel AC. “Targeted Ultrathin Silica Nanoshells as HIFU Sensitizing Agents for In Vivo LnCAP Prostate Tumor Removal”. Poster presented at the World Biomaterial Congress. Montreal, Canada, May 2016.

Perez L, Haughton J. Martinez E, Arredondo E. “The role of socio-demographic factors on associations of psychosocial stressors and depression with breast cancer screening among Latinas.” Poster presentation. Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities/NCI Professional Development Workshop. Bethesda, MD, May 2016. Award recipient

Arredondo E, Crowe S, Martinez E, Sussman Mark. “SDSU/UCSD Cancer Center Comprehensive Partnership.” Poster presented at the Partnerships to Advance Cancer Health Equity Investigators Workshop. Rockville, MD, June 2016.

Gupta S, Castañeda SF, Sanchez V, Espinoza-Giacinto RA, Bharti B, O’Connell S, Mercado S, Rojas M, Rojas W, Talavera GA. “Academic-community partnership to test evidence-based intervention strategies to promote CRC screening among primary care Latino patients: A pilot study.” Poster presented at the Partnerships to Advance Cancer Health Equity Investigators Workshop. Rockville, MD, June 2016.

Calderon S, Mendez N, Kummel A, Gude N, Hayashi T, Carson D. “The efficacy of a TLR7 agonist conjugated to silica nanoshells as an immune adjuvant in innate immune cells”. Poster presented at the UCSD Biology Research Showcase (BRS). La Jolla, CA, June 2016.

Gupta S, Castañeda SF, Sanchez V, Espinoza-Giacinto RA, Bharti B, O’Connell S, Mercado S, Rojas M Rojas W, Talavera GA. “Academic-community partnership to test evidence-based intervention strategies to promote CRC screening among primary care Latino patients: A pilot study.” Poster presented at the Latinas Contra Cancer meeting. San Francisco, CA, July 2016.

Perez GM, Martinez ME, Nodora JN. “A Framework to Increase Hispanic/Latino Clinical Trials Accrual at a comprehensive Cancer Center.” Presented at the Latinas Contra Cancer meeting. San Francisco, CA, July 2016.

Mendez N, Liberman A, Corbeil J, Barback C, Viveros R, Wang J, Wang-Rodriguez J, Blair S, Mattrey R, Vera D, Trogler W, Kummel A. “Assessment of in vivo Systemic Toxicity and Biodistribution of Iron-doped Hollow Silica Nanoshells” (submitted to Nanomedicine 05/03/2016)

Gupta S, Bharti B, Nodora J, Wells KJ, Ramers C, Garcia FG, Sosa E, Magana Y, White A, Moody J, Haughton J, Arredondo E, “Colonoscopy follow up after abnormal colorectal cancer screening tests at a large Federally Qualified Community Center”. Poster presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved. Fort Lauderdale, FL, September 2016.