Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Opioid Detoxification in Pregnancy: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Perinatal Outcomes.American Journal of Perinatology2018
2018 Editor’s ChoiceInnate Immunity.  24:277. 2018
2018 Tetraspanin blockage reduces exosome-mediated HIV-1 entry.Archives of Virology.  163:1683-1689. 2018
2018 Exosome Biogenesis and Biological Function in Response to Viral Infections.Open Virology Journal.  12:134-148. 2018
2018 Human breast milk-derived exosomes attenuate cell death in intestinal epithelial cells.Innate Immunity.  24:278-284. 2018
2017 Differential binding of the HIV-1 envelope to phosphatidylserine receptors.BBA - Biomembranes.  1859:1962-1966. 2017
2017 Erythropoietin-induced cytoprotection in intestinal epithelial cells is linked to system Xc.Experimental Cell Research.  352:202-206. 2017
2017 Role of TIM-4 in exosome-dependent entry of HIV-1 into human immune cells.International Journal of Nanomedicine.  12:4823-4833. 2017
2016 Neonatal Acute Kidney Injury and the Risk of Intraventricular Hemorrhage in the Very Low Birth Weight Infant.Biology of the Neonate.  110:307-312. 2016
2014 B-type natriuretic peptide and mortality in extremely low birth weight infants with pulmonary hypertension: a retrospective cohort analysis.BMC Pediatrics.  14:68. 2014
2014 Neural stem cell-derived exosomes mediate viral entry.International Journal of Nanomedicine.  9:4893-4897. 2014
2013 Histological characteristics of the fetal inflammatory response associated with neurodevelopmental impairment and death in extremely preterm infants.Journal of Pediatrics.  163:652-7.e1-2. 2013
2012 Hypoxic preconditioning involves system Xc- regulation in mouse neural stem cells.Stem Cell Research.  8:285-291. 2012
2011 Cystine glutamate exchanger upregulation by retinoic acid induces neuroprotection in neural stem cells.NeuroReport.  22:598-602. 2011
2010 Erratum: Erythropoietin-induced neuroprotection requires cystine glutamate exchanger activity (Brain Research (2010) 1321 (88-95))Brain Research.  1362:160. 2010
2010 Erythropoietin-induced neuroprotection requires cystine glutamate exchanger activity.Brain Research.  1321:88-95. 2010
2009 Developmental changes in circulating IL-8/CXCL8 isoforms in neonates.Cytokine.  46:12-16. 2009
1999 Regulation of AMP deaminase by phosphoinositides.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  274:25701-25707. 1999
1998 Elevated adenosine monophosphate deaminase activity in Alzheimer's disease brain.Neurobiology of Aging.  19:385-391. 1998

Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Pediatrics Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Doctor of Medicine in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Child / Pediatric Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Full Name

  • Brian Sims