Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Editor’s Choice 2018
2018 Human breast milk-derived exosomes attenuate cell death in intestinal epithelial cells 2018
2018 Exosome Biogenesis and Biological Function in Response to Viral Infections. 2018
2017 Role of TIM-4 in exosome-dependent entry of HIV-1 into human immune cells 2017
2017 Erythropoietin-induced cytoprotection in intestinal epithelial cells is linked to system Xc- 2017
2014 Neural stem cell-derived exosomes mediate viral entry 2014
2013 Histological characteristics of the fetal inflammatory response associated with neurodevelopmental impairment and death in extremely preterm infants 2013
2012 Hypoxic preconditioning involves system Xc - regulation in mouse neural stem cells 2012
2012 Melatonin Induces Neuroprotection via System Xc Regulation in Neural Stem Cells 2012
2012 Vitamin D3-induced Neuroprotection is Dependent on System Xc Activity 2012
2011 Cystine glutamate exchanger upregulation by retinoic acid induces neuroprotection in neural stem cells 2011
2009 Developmental changes in circulating IL-8/CXCL8 isoforms in neonates 2009
1999 Regulation of AMP deaminase by phosphoinositides 1999
1998 Elevated adenosine monophosphate deaminase activity in Alzheimer's disease brain 1998
B-type natriuretic peptide is a biomarker for pulmonary hypertension in preterm infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia


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2018 Biological Function of Exosomes as Diagnostic Markers and Therapeutic Delivery Vehicles in Carcinogenesis and Infectious Diseases 2018

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Child / Pediatric Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1999
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Pediatrics Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1991
  • Full Name

  • Brian Sims