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Selected Publications from Healthcare Genetics Doctoral Students

  • Publications

    2020

    Ganakammal SR, Alexov E. Evaluation of performance of leading algorithms for variant pathogenicity predictions and designing a combinatory predictor method: application to Rett syndrome variants. PeerJ. 2019 Nov 27;7:e8106. doi:10.7717/peerj.8106. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 31799076; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6884988.

    Ganakammal, SR. & Alexov, E. (2020). In-silco analysis to identify the role of MEN1 missense mutations in breast cancer. Journal of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry.

    Sow, C, Laughhunn A, Girard YA, Lanteri MC, El Dusouqui SA, Stassinopoulos A and Grellier P. Inactivation of Plasmodium falciparum in whole blood using the amustaline and glutathione pathogen reduction technology. Transfusion 2020; doi:10.1111/trf.15734.   

    Fredrikson, K. M., & Fasolino, T. (2020). Pharmacogenetic Testing: The Ethics of Implementing in Clinical Practice for Chronic Pain Patients. Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, 1-8.

    2019

    Blommel, J.H., Peterson, L.M., Advancing Your Sequencing to the Next Generation. Association for Genetic Technologists 2019 Annual Meeting. 6-23-2019

    Black M, LaCroix R, Hoerster K, Chen S, Ritchey K, Souza M, Utech A, Thielke S. Healthy Teaching Kitchen Programs: Experiential Nutrition Education Across Veterans Health Administration, 2018. Am J Public Health. 2019 Dec; 109(12):1718-1721 (PMID:31622156) 

    Lee EG, Tulloch J, Chen S, Leong L, Darvas M, Keene D, Shutes-David A, Todd K, Millard S, Yu CE. (in press). Redefining transcriptional regulation of the APOE gene and its association with Alzheimer’s disease. PLOS ONE. 2020 Jan; 15(1):e0227667  

    Stagnar, C Nowatzky, J., Resnick, E., Manasson, J., Stagnar, C., Al‐Obeidi, A. F., & Manches, O. (2019). Flow Plex—A tool for unbiased comprehensive flow cytometry data analysis. Immunity, inflammation and disease, 7(3), 105-111.

    Stagnar, C Nowatzky, J., Stagnar, C., & Manches, O. (2019). OMIP‐053: Identification, Classification, and Isolation of Major FoxP3 Expressing Human CD4+ Treg Subsets. Cytometry Part A, 95(3), 264-267.

    Wu B, Peng Y, Eggert J, Alexov E. Novel Genetic Markers for Early Detection of Elevated Breast Cancer Risk in Women. Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Sep 28;20(19). pii: E4828. doi: 10.3390/ijms20194828. PubMed PMID: 31569399; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6801521.

    Paquin M, Fasolino T, Steck MB. Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Models: Challenges in Clinical Application. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2019 Jun 1;23(3):256-259. doi: 10.1188/19.CJON.256-259. PubMed PMID: 31099796.

    Paquin, M Paquin M. and Fasolino T. (In Press) Genetic manifestations of hereditary renal cancer: identification and management of patients and families at increased risk. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing.

    2018

    Beretich, L., DeLuca, J., & Eggert, J. (2018). Psychosocial implications of prenatal telehealth genetic counselling: A systematic review. Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and EHealth, 6(1), e21 (1-5).

    Osier N, Motamedi V, Edwards K, Puccio A, Diaz-Arrastia R, Kenney K, Gill J. Exosomes in Acquired Neurological Disorders: New Insights into Pathophysiology and Treatment. Mol Neurobiol.2018 Dec;55(12):9280-9293. doi: 10.1007/s12035-018-1054-4. Epub 2018 Apr 16. Review. PubMed PMID: 29663285.

    Peng Y, Myers R, Zhang W, Alexov E. Computational Investigation of the Missense Mutations in DHCR7 Gene Associated with Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome. Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Jan 4;19(1). pii: E141. doi: 10.3390/ijms19010141. PubMed PMID: 29300326; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5796090.

    Beretich, L., DeLuca, J.M., Eggert, J. (2018). Psychosocial implications of prenatal health genetic counseling. The Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth. 6, e21, 1-6. doi.org/10.29086/JISfTeH.6.e21

    2017

    Coovadia A, Eggert JA. Future Perspectives in Cancer Screening and Early Detection. Semin Oncol Nurs. 2017 May;33(2):219-222. doi: 10.1016/j.soncn.2017.02.010. Epub 2017 Mar 27. PubMed PMID: 28359654.

    2016

    Jacobson, S., Tedder, M. & Eggert, J. (2016) Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Genetic Overview and Application to Clinical Practice. CJON (publishing on December 2016 issue)

    2015

    Tedder, M., Shi, L., Si, M., Franco, R., & Chen, L. (2015). eMindfulness Therapy—A Study on Efficacy of Blood Pressure and Stress Control Using Mindful Meditation and Eating Apps among People with High Blood Pressure.  Medicines2(4), 298-309.

    Steck, M. (2015). The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA):  What They Mean for Breast Cancer Patients and their Families. Current Breast Cancer Reports, 7:105–109 doi: 10.1007/s12609-015-0182-3

    Garcia G., Chismark L, & Eggert J.  Dengue Virtus:  Another Type of Immigrant.  (2015). JNP; 11(1): 34-40. 

    Jacobson, S., Eggert, J., Speckhart, D, &Deluca, J. (2015). Misattributed paternity in hematopoeitic stem cell transplantation: The role of the healthcare provider. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing. 19(2). P218-221.

    Moore, S.E., Holaday, B., Meehan, N., & Watt, P. Exploring mHealth as a New Route to Bridging the Nursing Theory-Practice Gap. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice. 29(1). 38-52.

    Wilson-Steck, M.B. (2015) The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010: what they mean for breast cancer patients and their families. Current Breast Cancer Reports 06/2015; 7(2). DOI: 10.1007/s12609-015-0182-3

    Jeyasehar, A., Eggert, J. (2015) Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics, In: Manual for Oncology Nursing, Pittsburgh: Oncology Nursing Society 2015.

    Hassen, E. Eggert, J. (2015). Chapter 38: Tumor Profiling, In: Manual for Oncology Nursing, Pittsburgh: Oncology Nursing Society 2015.

    2014

    Petukh, M., Wu, B., Stefl, S., Smith, N., Hyde-Volpe, D., Wang, L., & Alexov, E. (2014). Chronic Beryllium Disease: Revealing the Role of Beryllium Ion and Small Peptides Binding to HLA-DP2. Plos ONE, 9(11), 1-11. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0111604

    Steck, M. (Jan. 16, 2014). The Role of MC1R in Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma: Along the Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Pathway. Biological Research in Nursing.

    Wu, B., Eggert, J., &Emil, A. (2014) Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Pathogenic Missense Mutations. In: eLS 2014, John Wiley & Sons Ltd: Chichester http://www.els.net/ [DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0025698]

    Moore, S. Geriatric Perceptions of Genetics: A secondary analysis of the PGen dataset. (progressing).

    Garcia, R.A., & Chismark, E. [submitted for review]. Dengue Virus: Cutting Edge Methodologies to Aggressively Prevent, Diagnose, Manage, and Treat. The American Journal of Nursing.

    Jeyasehar, A., Eggert, J. [submitted for review] Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics Chapter contribution to Manual for Oncology Nursing Society 2015 (in review).

    Jeyasehar, A., Eggert, J. (Processing) TNBC incidence among women of color in the United States: A review 2015 (in progress).

    Hassen, E. Oncology Nurses Society Clinical Trials Manual (3 rd ed) – Pending. Set for publication. (Fall 2014) Chapter 38: Tumor Profiling

    Jenks, A., & Chismark, E. (Submitted for Publication). Implementing genetics into primary care through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care act. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice.

    Jeyasehar, A., and Eggert, J. Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics   Chapter contribution to Manual for Oncology Nursing Society 2014 (publishing).

    Temples, H. Breastfeeding and Growth of Children in the PETS: Theoretical Epigenetic Mechanisms. Pediatrics (Submitted-pending review). (2014).

    Steck, M. (2012).  Concept Analysis:  Awareness of Discrimination Based on Genetic Information.  Nursing Forum, 47 (2) 100- 105.

  • Selected Works by HCG students

    2020

    Lagoe, E., Aptekar, L., Beretich, L., Shaw, J., Sotile, C., van den Berg, S., Wong, M., Dillon, M., Birch, A., Zimmerman, Edelmann, L., & Kornreich, R. (2020). Identification of hemizygous males by expanded carrier screening. American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, Poster Presentation, Virtual.

    2019

    Jerde, C.R., Blommel, J.H., The Basics of NGS. University of Minnesota Rochester – Guest Lecture BIOL3311. 11-18-2019

    Chen, S: Abstract presented at the Alzheimer's and Dementia Poster conference 

    • APOE RNA PRODUCTION IS MODULATED BY DNA METHYLATION NEAR ε2/ε3/ε4 DEFINING SNPS 
    • June 2019 
    • Alzheimer's and Dementia 15(7):P1308-P1309

    Beretich, L. & DeLuca, J. (2019). Best practices in telemedicine environment design: An integrative review. International Nursing Conference for Excellence in Healthcare Design, Poster Presentation, Greenville, SC.

    Beretich, L., Drazba, K., Lyons, M., & DeLuca, J. (2019). GGC patient experiences with telegenetics in South Carolina. Southeastern Regional Genetics Group (SERGG) Annual Meeting, Poster Presentation, Asheville, NC.

    Beretich, L., DeLuca, J., & Eggert, J. (2019). Psychosocial implications of prenatal telehealth genetic counseling: A systematic review. Graduate Research and Discovery Symposium (GRADS), Poster Presentation, Clemson, SC.

    2018

    ISONG 2018 Congress Poster: Pre-emptive Pharmacogenetics (PGx) Testing for Adult Noncancer Chronic Pain Karin Fredrikson, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA

    2015

    Darabi, S., Tedder, M., & Eggert, J.. (April 10, 2015) Collaborative Oncology Testing: Development of an Interprofessional Team. Interprofessional Conference, Savannah, GA. 

    Edwards, K. A., Tate, P., & Eggert, J. A. (November, 2015). The effect of raspberry extract on breast cancer cells. Podium presentation at the International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) World Congress, Pittsburgh, PA.

    Edwards, K. A. (October, 2015). Webinar: The International Society of Nurses in Genetics. Presented at the Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar Conference, Washington D.C.

    Edwards, K. A., Alexander, S. A., & Eggert, J. A. (September, 2015). Genetic factors in traumatic brain injury outcomes. Webinar presented through the International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG).

    Moore, S.E., & Holaday, B. (July 2015).“Genomics and the Right to Health Autonomy: A Survey of International Health Policies.” Sigma Theta Tau International’s 26 th International Nursing Research Congress in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

    Tedder, M. (April 23, 2015) The efficacy of an anti-malarial compound in decreasing cell viability in a rare from of breast cancer. Three minute Flash Talk, CBSHS Spring Research Forum, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

    Wu, B. (April 23, 2015) Translating individual differences to personalized medicine in Hydrocodone use. Three minute Flash Talk, CBSHS Spring Research Forum, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

    Chassevent, A. K., Darabi, S.,  Erickson, S., Thomas, S., Tyler, L., & Eggert, J. (April 23, 2015). Breast cancer susceptibility: Somatic mutations and radiosensitivity to mammography. Health, Education, and Human Development Research Forum, Clemson, South Carolina.

    Chassevent, A. K., Darabi, S., Sloger, H., Geer, W., Powell, C., Inglesby, D., Peterson, M., & Eggert, J. (April 23, 2015) Effects of mammography radiation on breast cancer severity. Health, Education, and Human Development Research Forum, Clemson, South Carolina.

    Chassevent, A. K., Darabi, S., & Eggert, J. (July 16, 2015) Mammographic radiation exposure in high-risk breast cancer population. Southeastern Regional Genetic Group Annual Meeting. Ashville, NC.

    Chassevent, A. & Darabi, S. (October, 2014). Effectiveness of personalized genetic education modules. American Society of Human Genetics 2014 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.

    Darabi, S., Chassevent, A. K., & Eggert, J.. (April 10, 2015) High Risk Breast Cancer in SC: Ethnicity, prevalence, and Biomarkers. Interprofessional Conference, Savannah, GA.

    Darabi, S., Chassevent, A. K., Coggins, K., Few, A., Kalley, C., Wingo, C., & Eggert, J. (April 23, 2015). High Risk Breast Cancer Across Ethnicities. Health, Education, and Human Development Research Forum, Clemson, South Carolina.

    Darabi, S., & Deluca, J. (July 17, 2014) The Ethics of Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis for Cancer Susceptibility Genes”. Southeastern Regional Genetics Group (SERGG), Jacksonville, Florida.

    Darabi, S., Chassevent, A. &Eggert, J.. (July, 2015) Creative Inquiry Breast Cancer Project  “Breast Cancer And Mammography In High Risk Population” An Innovative Education SERGG. Asheville, NC.

    Darabi, S., Chassevent, A. &Eggert, J.. (July, 2015) Diversity and Breast Cancer in High Risk Population for Hereditary Breast Cancer. SERGG. Asheville, NC.

    Darabi, S., Tedder, M., Chaubey, A., Basehore, M., Abidi, F., Friez, M., Eggert, J., (June 22, 2015) Collaborative Oncology Testing: Development of an Interdisciplinary Team to Create a Tool for Precision Medicine in South Carolina. Festival of Genomics, Boston, MA.

    Edwards, K. A., Tate, P., & Eggert, J. A. (April 23, 2015). The effect of raspberry extract on breast cancer cells. Poster presentation presented at the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences Spring Research Forum. *This presentation is also scheduled for a podium presentation at the November 2015 International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) conference.

    Jeyasehar, A. &Eggert, J.. (Nov, 2015) Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Phenotype and Genotype among Women of Color in The United States: a Review. 2015 - 28th Annual ISONG World Congress.  Pittsburg, PA.

    Lowe, T. &DeLuca, J.. (April 23, 2015). Phenylalanine hydroxylase deficiency:  The effects of Kuvan treatment on body mass index and biochemical measures. Poster session presented at the Clemson University CBSHS spring research forum, Clemson, SC.

    McMillion, E., Chassevent, A. K., Garcia, R., & Eggert, J. (April 6, 2015) Use of Social Media to Identify Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Children with Autism. Focus on Creative Inquiry Poster Forum, Clemson, South Carolina.

    McCoy, M. &DeLuca, J. (April 23, 2015). Considering cell free fetal DNA testing: Decision making processes of women. Poster session presented at the Clemson University CBSHS spring research forum, Clemson, SC.

    Myers, R.L. & Eggert, J.A. (March 24, 2015). Clinical relevance of consumption of artificial sweeteners on obesity and type 2 diabetes. Poster session presented at the American College of Medical Genetics conference, Salt Lake City, UT.

    Myers, R.L. & Tate, P. (April 23, 2015). The effect of aloe emodin on the growth of two breast cancer cell lines. Poster session presented at the Clemson University CBSHS spring research forum, Clemson, SC.

    Tedder, M., Tate, P., & Eggert, J. A. (April 23, 2015). The Efficacy of an anti-malarial compound in decreasing cell viability in a rare form of breast cancer. Poster session presented at the Clemson University CBSHS spring research forum, Clemson, SC.

    Wu, B., & Eggert, J. (April 23, 2015) Utilizing Personalized medicine in hydrocodone use:   Efficient in preventing side effects or not?  Poster session presented at the Clemson University CBSHS spring research forum, Clemson, SC.

    Awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) Among Nurse, Practitioners in South Carolina, SCANA State Convention & 22nd APRN Fall Pharm Conference, South Carolina ANA, Greenville, SC, October 22, 2015
            
    Awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) in Nurse Practitioners: A Pilot Study, Thirteenth Annual Research Symposium Integrating Research With Action to Promote Health Equity, Upstate AHEC, Greenville, SC, September 25, 2015

    2014

    Tedder, M. (November 1, 2014) Pharmacogenomics in Cardiology. Healthcare Genetics seminar, “Pharmacogenomics: A key to personalized medicine.” Greenville, SC

    Chassevent, A., & Myers, R. (Novemer 1, 2014). Metabolic pathways & drug metabolism. Pharmacogenomics: a key to personalized medicine, Greenville, South Carolina.

    Garcia, R.A., Butler, T., & Isreal, A. (2014). Balancing Life: Moms in the Modern World of Education [Podium]. Presented March 8, 2014 in Women’s Leadership Conference at Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

    Jenks, A. (2014). Genetics in the clinic: Autism spectrum disorder. Greenville Health System Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Department, Greenville, South Carolina.

    Steck, M.B. (April 8, 2014) Assessing the Awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) Among Nurse Practitioners in South Carolina Upstate Nurse Practitioner Association, Greenville, SC

    Assessing the Awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 among Nurse Practitioners:  A Pilot Study International Society of Nurses in Genetics, Scottsdale, AZ, November 9, 2014

    Policy and Ethical Issues in Pharmacogenomics, Clemson University Healthcare Genetics Society, Greenville, SC, November 1, 2014

    Awareness of the Genetics Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) Among Nurse Practitioners:  A Pilot Study, Upstate Nurse Practitioner Association, Greenville, SC, April 8, 2014.

    Anderson, D., Pritchett, M., Zobel, R., Hassen, E., Lowe, T., & Eggert, J. GENE:  Genetic Essentials in Undergraduate Nursing Education (April 3, 2014) National Council on Undergraduate Research Conference, Lexington, KY.

    Bradley, T., Hill, C., Mayers, K. & McCoy, M. (April 24, 2014) Glanzmann’s Thrombasthenia. 2014 CBSHS Research Forum, Clemson University, SC.

    Chassevent, A. & Myers, R. (Novemer 1, 2014). Metabolic pathways & drug metabolism. Pharmacogenomics: a key to personalized medicine, Greenville, South Carolina.

    Chassevent, A., Darabi, S., &Eggert, J.. (October 18, 2014). Effectiveness of personalized genetic education modules. American Society of Human Genetics 2014 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.

    Darabi, S., Jeyasehar, A.  Lemmon, S., &Eggert, J.  (April 24 th, 2014) Genetic and Clinical Assessment of Norrie Disease . CBSHS Research Forum, Clemson University, SC.

    Darabi, S., & Deluca, J.. (July 17, 2014) The Ethics of Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis for Cancer Susceptibility Genes”. Southeastern Regional Genetics Group (SERGG), Jacksonville, Florida.

    Garcia, R.A. (2014). Zonulin: A Pathway to Autism Spectrum Disorders [Poster]. Presented March 25-29 at the American College of Medical Genetics Conference in Nashville, TN and April 24 in the Health, Education, and Human Development Research Forum at Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

    Hassen, E., Lowe, T., & Eggert, J. TIGERS:  The Investigation of Genetic Education for Nursing Students (Feb 13-15, 2014) Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX.

    Hassen, E., Lowe, T., & Eggert, J.. (November 7, 2014) Assessment of Faculty Genetics Knowledge.  2014 International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG), Scottsdale, AZ.

    Jenks, A., Myers, R., & Tedder, M. (April 24, 2014) African Iron Overload. 2014 CBSHS Research Forum, Clemson University, SC.