Scholarly Publications


Clostridium difficile Modulates the Gut Microbiota by Inducing the Production of Indole, an Interkingdom Signaling and Antimicrobial Molecule
Charles Darkoh, Kimberly Plants-Paris, Dayna Bishoff, Herbert L. DuPont
American Society for Microbiology, 2019

Fecal Calprotectin and fecal indole predict outcome of fecal microbiota transplantation in subject with recurrent Clostridium difficle infection
J. Hibbard, Z.D. Jiang, H.L. DuPont
Anaerobe, 2019

Estimating the incidence of norovirus acute gastroenteritis among US and European international travelers to areas of moderate to high risk of traveler's diarrhea: a prospective cohort study protocol
Lisa Lindsay, Herbert L. DuPont, Christine L. Moe, Martin Alberer, Christoph Hatz, Amy E. Kirby, Henry M. Wu, Thomas Verstraeten and Robert Steffen
BioMed Central  Infectious Diseases, 2018

Gastric Acid and Enteric Infections: Souring on the Use of PPIs
Herbert L. DuPont
Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 2018

Rifamycin SV-MMX for treatment of traveler’s diarrhea: equally as effective as ciproflaxin and not associated with the acquisition of multi-drug resistant bacteria
Robert Steffen, Zhi-Dong Jiand, Monica L. Gracias Garcia, Prithi Araujo, Michael Stiess, Tanju Nacak, Roland Greinwald, Herbert L. DuPont
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2018

Occurrence of putative virulence-related genes, aatA, aggR, and aaiC, of Enteroaggregative Escherichia. Coli (EAEG) among adults with travelers’ diarrhea acquired in Guatemala and Mexico
Oluwatosin Bamidele, Zhi-Dong Jiang, Herbert DuPont
Microbial Pathogenesis, 2018

 Visualization-assisted binning of metagenome assemblies reveals potential new pathogenic profiles in idiopathic travelers’ diarrhea
Quyun Zhu, Christopher L. DuPont, Marcus B. Jones, Kevin M. Pham, Zhi-Dong Jiang, Herbert L. Dupont, Sarah K. Highlander
BioMed Central, 2018

 Search for the optimal antimicrobial therapy of Clostridium difficile infection
Herbert L. DuPont
Lancet, 2018

Fecal microbiota transplantation for refractory immune checkpoint inhibitor-associated colitis Y. Wang, D.H. Wiesnoski, B.A. Helmink, V. Gopalakrishnan, K. Choi, H.L. DuPont, Z.-D. Jiang,  H. Abu-Sbeih, C.A. Sanchez, C-C Chang, E.R. Parra, A. Francisco Cruz, G.S. Raju, J.R., Stroehlein, M.T. Campbell, J. Gao, S.K. Subudhi, D.M. Maru, J.M. Blando, J.P. Allison, P. Sharma, M.T. Tetzlaff, J.A. Wargo, R.R. Jenq
Nature Medicine , 2018

Safety and preliminary efficacy of orally administered lyophilized fecal microbiota product compared with frozen product given by enema for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection: A randomized clinical trial
Z.D. Jiang, R.R. Jenq, N.J. Ajami, J.F. Petrosino, A.A. Alexander, S. Ke, T. Iqbal, A.W. DuPont, K. Muldrew, Y. Shi, C. Peterson, K. Do, H.L. DuPont
PLOS ONE, 2018

Nonantimicrobial drug targets for Clostridium difficile infections
Charles Darkoh, Magdalena Deaton, Herbert L. DuPont
Future Microbiology, 2017

Stability and efficacy of frozen and lyophilized fecal microbiota transplant (FMT) product in a model of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)
Zhi-Dong Jiang, Ashley Alexander, Shi Ke, Evangelia M. Valilis, Shaofan Hu, Bingjie Li, Herbert L. DuPont
Anaerobe, 2017

Randomized clinical trial: fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection-fresh, or frozen, or lyophilized microbiota from a small pool of healthy donors delivered by colonoscopy
Z.D. Jiang, N. J. Ajami, J.F. Petrosino, G. Jun, C.L. Hanis, M. Shah, L. Hochman, V. Ankoma Sey, A.W. DuPont, M.C. Wong, A. Alexander, S. Ke, H.L. DuPont
Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2017

Management of Clostridium difficile infection
Layth S. Al-Jashaami, Herbert L. DuPont
Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 2016

Persistent Diarrhea: A Clinical Review
Herbert L. DuPont
Journal of the American Medical Association, 2016

 Review Article: The Antimicrobial Effects of Rifaximin on the Gut Microbiota
Herbert L. DuPont
Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2015

 Therapeutic Effects and Mechanisms of Action of Rifaximin in Gastrointestinal Diseases
Herbert L. DuPont
Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 2015

 Gut Microbes- characterization of the human gut microbiome during travelers’ diarrhea
B.P. Youmans, N.J. Ajami, Z.-D. Jiang, F. Campbell, W. Duncan Wadsworth, J.F. Petrosino, H.L. DuPont, S.K. Highlander
Gut Microbes, 2015

 Rubella monitoring in pregnancy as a means for evaluating a possible reemergence of rubella
Jill Hutton, Paul Rowan, Anthony Greisinger, Melanie Mouzoon
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2014

 Motility Abnormality in Irritable Bowel Syndrome
A.W. DuPont, Z.-D. Jiang, S.A. Harold, N. Synder, G.W. Galler, F. Garcia-Torres, H.L. DuPont
Digestion, 2014

 Chemotactic Chemokines Are Important in the Pathogenesis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Charles Darkoh, Latoya Comer, Getie Zewdie, Stephen Harold, Ned Snyder, Herbert L. DuPont
PLOS ONE, 2014

 Acute infectious diarrhea in immunocompetent adults
Herbert L. DuPont
The New England Journal of Medicine, 2014

 Chemoprophylaxis of Clostridium difficile infections in High-Risk Hospitalized Patients
Herbert L. DuPont
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2014

 Challenges and opportunities in the management of Clostridium difficile infection
Herbert L. DuPont
Expert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2014

Duration of Intrapartum Antibiotics for Group B Streptococcus on the Diagnosis of Clinical Neonatal Sepsis
Mark A. Turrentine, Anthony J, Greisinger, Kimberly S. Brown, Oscar A. Wehmanen, Melanie E. Mouzoon
Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology , 2013

 Ask Advise Connect: A New Approach to Smoking Treatment Delivery in Healthcare Settings
Jennifer Irvin Vidrine, Sanjay Shete, Yumei Cao, Anthony Greisinger, Penny Harmonson, Barry Sharp, Lyndsay Miles, Susan Zbikowski, David Wetter
Journal of the American Medical Association - Internal Medicine, 2013

 Giardia: both a harmless commensal and a devastating pathogen
Herbert L. DuPont
The Journal of Clinical Investigation, 2013

 Outcomes from implementing systematic antepartum depression screening in obstetrics
Paul Rowan, Anthony Greisinger, Brenda Brehm, Frances Smith, Edward McReynolds
Archives of Women's Mental Health, 2012

 Mediators of the Association of Major Depressive Syndrome and Anxiety Syndrome with a Postpartum Smoking Relapse
V. Correa-Fernandez, L. Ji, Y. Castro, W.L. Heppner, J.I. Vidrine, T.J. Costello, P.D. Mullen, L. Cofta-Woerpel, M.M. Velasquez, A. Greisinger, P.M. Cinciripini, D.W. Wetter
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2012

 Genetic variants within ultraconserved elements and susceptibility to right- and- left sided colorectal adenocarcinoma
M. Lin, C. Eng, E.T. Hawk, M. Huang, A.J. Greisinger, J. Gu, L.M. Ellis, X. Wu, J. Lin
Carcinogenesis, 2012

 What Would Make Getting Colorectal Cancer Screening Easier? Perspectives from Screeners and Nonscreeners
Gilda G. Medina, Amy McQueen, Anthony J. Greisinger, L. Kay Bartholomew, Sally W. Vernon
Gastroenterology Research and Practice , 2012

 Preferences for colorectal cancer screening tests and screening test use in a large multi-specialty primary care practice
Sarah T. Hawley, Amy McQueen, L. Kay Bartholomew, Anthony J. Greisinger, Sharon P. Coan, Ronald Myers, Sally W. Vernon
Cancer, 2012

 Variants in Folate Pathway Genes as Modulators of Genetic Instability and Lung Cancer Risk
A.L. Piskac-Collier, C. Monroy, M.S. Lopez, A. Cortes, C.J. Etzel, A.J. Greisinger, M.R. Spitz, R.A. El-Zein
Genes, Chromosomes, and Cancer, 2011

 A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Tailored Interactive Computer- Delivered Intervention to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening: Sometimes More is Just the Same
S.W. Vernon, L.K. Bartholomew, A. McQueen, J.L. Bettencourt, A. Greisinger, S.P. Coan, D. Lairson, W. Chan. S.T. Hawley, R.E. Myers
The Society of Behavioral Medicine, 2011

 Feasibility of an Expressive-Disclosure Group Intervention for Post-Treatment Colorectal Cancer Patients
C.L. Carmack, K. Basen-Engquist, Y.Yuan, A. Greisinger, M. Rodriguez-Bigas, T. Barker, G. Baum, J.W. Pennebaker
Cancer, 2011

 Effect of Physician Uncertainty Reduction Intervention on Blood Pressure in Uncontrolled Hypertensives- A Cluster Randomized Trial
D.J. Hyman, V.N. Pavlik, A.J. Greisinger, W. Chan, J. Bayona, C. Mansyur, V. Simms, J. Pool
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2011

Accelerometry and Self Report in Sedentary Populations
J.L. Jovanovic, D.C. Hughes, G.P. Baums, C. Carmack, A.J. Greisinger, K. Basen-Engquist
American Journal of Health Behavior, 2011

 The role of prepartum motivation in the maintenance of postpartum smoking abstinence
W.L. Heppner, L. Ji, L.R. Reitzel, Y. Castro, V. Correa-Fernandez, J.I. Vidrine, Y. Li, P. Dolan-Mullen, M.M. Velasquez, P.M. Cinciripini, L. Cofta-Woerpel, A. Greisinger, D.W. Wetter
American Journal of Health Psychology , 2011

 Addressing environmental and occupational risk factors for lung cancer in Mexican-Americans
M.K. McHugh, S. Kachroo, M. Liu, A.M. D'Amelio Jr., Q. Dong, W.K. Hong, A.J. Greisinger, M.R. Spitz, C.J. Etzel
Cancer Causes & Control, 2010

 The Fun Families Study: Intervention to Reduce Children's TV Viewing
Soledad Liliana Escobar-Chaves, Christine M. Markham, Robert C. Addy, Anthony Greisinger, Nancy G. Murray, Brenda Brehm
Obesity, 2010

 Rapid method for determination of DNA repair capacity in human peripheral blood lymphocytes amongst smokers
Randa A. El-Zein, Claudia M. Monroy, Andrea Cortes, Margaret R. Spitz, Anthony Greisinger, Carol J. Etzel
Biomed Central, 2010

Improving Influenza Immunization in Pregnant Women and Healthcare Workers
M.E. Mouzoon, F.M. Munoz, A.J. Greisinger, B.J. Brehm, O.A. Wehmanen, F.A. Smith, J.A. Markee, W.P. Glezen
The American Journal of Managed Care, 2010

The Roles of Social Support and Self-efficacy in Physical Health's Impact on Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms in Older Adults
A.L. Paukert, J.W. Pettit, M.E. Kunik, N. Wilson, D.M. Novy, H.M. Rhoades, A.J. Greisinger, O.A. Wehmanen, M.A. Stanley
Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 2010

An Acute Exercise Session Increases Self-Efficacy in Sedentary Endometrial Cancer Survivors and Controls
Daniel Hughes, George Baum, Jennifer Jovanovic, Cindy Carmack, Anthony Greisinger, Karen Basen-Engquist
Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 2010

Screening for Group B Streptococcus: A Private Hospital's Experience
Sebastian Faro, Brenda Brehm, Frances Smith, Melanie Mouzoon, Anthony Greisinger, Oscar Wehmanen, Mark Turrentine
Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology , 2010

 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Region on Chromosome 15q25 and Lung Cancer Risk Among African Americans: A Case-Control Study
C.I. Amos, I.P. Gorlov, Q. Dong, X. Wu, H. Zhang, E.Y. Lu, P. Scheet, A.J. Greisinger, G.B. Mills, M.R. Spitz
Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 2010

Mechanisms linking socioeconomic status to smoking cessation: A structural equation modeling approach
M.S. Businelle, D.E. Kendzor, L.R. Reitzel, T.J. Costello, L. Cofta-Woerpel, Y. Li, J. Irvine Vidrine, P.M. Cinciripini, A.J. Greisinger, D.W. Wetter
Health Psychology, 2010

 Energy Balance, the P13K-AKT-Motor Pathway Genes and the Risk of Bladder Cancer
Jie Lin, Jianming Wang, Anthony J. Greisinger, H. Brton Grossman, Michele R. Forman, Colin P. Dinney, Ernest T. Hawk, Xifeng Wu
Cancer Prevention Research, 2010

 Financial Strain and Smoking Among Racially/Ethnically Diverse Smokers
D.E. Kendzor, M.S. Businelle, T.J. Costello, Y. Castro, L.R. Reitzel, A.J. Greisinger, D.W. Wetter
American Journal of Public Health, 2010

 Travel and Travelers' Diarrhea in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Herbert L. DuPont. Greg Galler, Francisco Garcia-Torres, Andrew W. DuPont, Anthony Greisinger, Zhi-Dong Jiang
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010

 Cost Effectiveness of Interventions to Promote Screenin for Colorectal Cancer: A Randomized Trial
Swati Misra, David R. Lairson, Wenyaw Chan, Yu-Chia Chang, L. Kay Bartholomew, Anthony Greisinger, Amy McQueen, Sally Vernon
Journal of Preventative Medicine and Public Health, 2010

 A secondary prevention lipid clinic reaches low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goals often more than usual cardiology care with coronary heart disease
K.K. Birtcher, A.J. Greisinger, B.J. Brehm, O.A. Wehmanen, L.M. Furman, C.C. Salinas, M. Mirzai-Tehrane, A. Nayak, H. Rashid, A. Mortzavi
Journal of Clinical Lipidology, 2010

 Comparison of the Instructional Efficacy of Internet based CME with Live Interactive CME workshops: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Michael Fordis, Jason King, Christie Ballantyne, Peter Jones, Katharine Schneider, Stephen Spann, Stephen Greenberg, Anthony Greisinger
The Journal of the American Medical Association, 2009

 Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Older Medical Patients: Diagnostic Recognition, Mental Heath Management, and Service Utilization
Jessica Calleo, Melinda Stanley, Anthony Greisinger, Oscar Wehmanen, Michael Johnson, Diane Novy, Nancy Wilson, Mark Kunik
Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 2009

 Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Generalized Anxiety Disorder Among Older Adults in Primary Care: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Melinda Stanley, Nancy Wilson, Diane Novy, Howard Rhoades, Paula Wagener, Anthony Greisinger, Jeffery Cully, Mark Kunik
Journal of the American Medical Association, 2009

 Does Reducing Physician Uncertainty Improve Hypertension Control? Rationale and Methods
Valory N. Pavlik, Anthony J. Greisinger, James Pool, Paul Haidet, David J. Hyman
Journal of the American Heart Association, 2009

 Reginterferon Alfa-2b or Alfa-2a with Ribavarin for Treatment of Hepatitus C Infection
J.G. McHutchingson, E.J. Lawitz, M.L. Shiffman, A.J. Muir, G.W. Galler, J. McCone, L.M. Nyberg, W.M. Lee, R.H. Ghalib, E.R. Schiff, J.S. Galati, B.R. Bacon, M.N. Davis, P. Mukopadhyay, K. Koury, S. Noviello, L.D. Pedicone, C.A. Brass, J.K. Albrecht, M.S. Sulkowski
The New England Journal of Medicine, 2009

 Behind Closed Doors: Physician-Patient Discussions about Colorectal Cancer Screening
Amy McQueen, L. Kay Bartholomew, Anthony J. Greisinger, Gilda G. Medina, Sarah T. Hawley, Paul Haidet, Judith L. Bettencourt, Navkiran K. Shokar, Bruce S. Ling, Sally W. Vernon
Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2009

 Development and Validation of a Lung Cancer Risk Prediction Model for African-Americans
C.J. Etzel, S. Kachroo, M. Liu, A. D'Amelio, Q. Dong, M.L. Cote, A.S. Wenzlaff, W.K. Hong, A.J. Greisinger, A.G. Schwartz, M.R. Spitz
Cancer Prevention Research, 2008

Characterizing explanatory models of illness in healthcare: Devlopment and validation of the CONNECT instrument
Paul Haidet, Kimberly J. O'Malley, Barbara F. Sharf, Alicia P. Gladney, Anthony J. Greisinger, Richard L. Street Jr.
Patient and Counseling Journal, 2008

 Economic evaluation of an Intensified Disease Management System for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
D.R. Lairson, S. Yoon, P.M. Carter, A.J. Greisinger, K.C. Talluri, M. Aggrawal, O. Wehmanen
Disease Management, 2008

 Reliability and Validity of a Questionnaire to Measure Colorectal Cancer Screening Behaviors: Does Mode of Survey Administration matter?
Sally W. Vernon, Jasmin A. Tiro, Rachel W. Vojvodic, Sharon Coan, Pamela M. Diamond, Anthony Greisinger, Maria E. Fernandez
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2008

 Lung Cancer Risk Models Come of Age
John K. Field
Cancer Prevention Research, 2008

 The Influence of Subjective Social Status on Vulnerability to Post partum Smoking among Young Pregnant Women
L.R. Reitzel, J.I. Vidrine, Y. Li, P.D. Mullen, M.M. Velasquez, P.M. Cinciripini, L. Cofta-Woerpel, A. Greisinger, D.W. Wetter
American Journal of Public Health, 2007

 Estimation Development Cost for a Tailored Interactive Computer Program to Enhance Colorectal Screening Compliance
D.R. Lairson, Y. Chang, J.L. Bettencourt, S.W. Vernon, A. Greisinger
Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 2006

 Randomized pilot test of a lifestyle physical activity intervention for breast cancer survivors
K. Basen-Engquist, C.L. Carmack, C. Rosenblum, Murray A. Smith, E.H. Shinn, A. Greisinger, X. Gregg, P. Massey, V. Valero, E. Rivera
Patient Education and Counseling, 2006

 Associations Between the Impact of Terrorism and the Health Perceptions of Patients
P. Haidet, K.J. O'Malley, B.F. Sharf, A.P. Gladney, A.N.Tran, A.J. Greisinger, C.M. Ashton, R.L. Street
Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 2005

 Primary care patients understanding of colorectal cancer screening
Anthony Greisinger, Sarah T. Hawley, Judy L. Bettencourt, Catherine A Perz, Sally W. Vernon
Cancer Detection and Prevention, 2005

 Safety of influenza vaccination during Pregnancy
F.M. Munoz, A.J. Greisinger, O.A. Wehmanen, M.E. Mouzoon, J.C. Hoyle, F.A. Smith, W.P. Glezen
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2004

 Determinants of Treatment Adherence in Ethnically Diverse, Economically Disadvantaged Patients with Rheumatic Disease
Maria G. Garcia, Anthony Greisinger, Marsha Richardson, Kimberly J. O'Malley, Namieta M. Janssen, Donald M. Marcus, Jasmeet Tagore, Maria E. Suarez
The Journal of Rheumatology, 2004

 Opposing effects of Emphysema, Hay Fever, and Select Genetic Variants on Lung Cancer Risk
Matthew Schabath, George Delclos, Marek Marttynowicz, Anthony Greisinger, Charles Lu, Xifeng Wu, Margaret Spitz
American Journal of Epidemiology, 2004

 Diabetes Care Management Participation in a Primary Care Setting and Subsequent Hospitalization Risk
Anthony Greisinger, Rajesh Balkrishnan, Rahul Shenolikar, Oscar Wehmanen, Shahid Muhammad, P.K. Champion
Disease Management, 2004

 Do men Know That They've Had A Prostate-Specific Antigen Test? Accuracy of Self Reports of Testing at 2 sites
Evelyn Chan, Sally Vernon, Chul Ahn, Anthony Greisinger
American Journal of Public Health, 2004

 Informed Consent for Cancer Screening With Prostate-Specific Antigen: How Well Are Men Getting the Message?
Evelyn Chan, Sally Vernon, Frederick O'Donnell, Chul Ahn, Anthony Greisinger, Donnie Aga
American Journal of Public Health, 2003

 Ethnic Differences in Occurrences of Rectal Polyposis I over 6,000 Proctoscopies
Ralph D. Eichhorn, Philip S. Bentlif, John R. Kelsey
American Journal of Digestive Diseases, 1971