Assistant Professor, Radiology
drugs/therapeutic agents pharm
Academic: 336-713-1506 | Department: 336-716-2011
Greene-Schloesser D, Payne V, Peiffer AM, Hsu FC, Riddle DR, Zhao W, Chan MD, Metheny-Barlow L, Robbins ME [deceased]. The peroxisomal proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) alpha agonist, fenofibrate, prevents fractionated whole-brain irradiation-induced cognitive impairment
. Radiat Res. 2014;181(1):33-44.
Bansal N, Mims J, Kuremsky JG, Olex AL, Zhao W, Yin L, Wani R, Qian J, Center B, Marrs GS, Porosnicu M, Fetrow JS, Tsang AW, Furdui CM. Broad phenotypic changes associated with gain of radiation resistance in head and neck squamous cell cancer
. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014;21(2):221-236.
Lee TC, Greene-Schloesser D, Payne V, Diz DI, Hsu F-C, Kooshki M, Mustafa R, Riddle DR, Zhao W, Chan MD, Robbins ME. Chronic administration of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, ramipril, prevents fractionated whole-brain irradiation-induced perirhinal cortex-dependent cognitive impairment
. Radiat Res. 2012;178(1):46-56.
Robbins ME, Zhao W, Garcia-Espinosa MA Diz DI. Renin-angiotensin system blockers and modulation of radiation-induced brain injury. Curr Drug Targets. 2010;11(11):1413-1422.
Zhao W, Toler SM, Lippiello PM, Bencherif M. A7 nicotinic receptor agonist enhances neurogenesis and reduces brain inflammation after lipopolysaccharide (LPS) or radiation treatment [abstract]. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2010;20(Suppl 3):S242.
Robbins ME, Payne V, Tommasi E, Diz DI, Hsu F-C, Brown WR, Wheeler KT, Olson J, Zhao W. The AT1 receptor antagonist, L-158,809, prevents or ameliorates fractionated whole-brain irradiation-induced cognitive impairment
. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009;73(2):499-505.
Zhao W, Robbins ME. Inflammation and chronic oxidative stress in radiation-induced late normal tissue injury: therapeutic implications. Curr Med Chem. 2009;16(2):130-143.
Robbins M, Payne V, Diz D, Hsu FC, Zhao WL. Chronic inhibition of the renin-angiotensin system prevents radiation-induced cognitive impairment in the adult male rat [abstract]. Neuro Oncol. 2008;10(5):851.
Atwood T, Payne VS, Zhao W, Brown WR, Wheeler KT, Zhu J-M, Robbins ME. Quantitative magnetic resonance spectroscopy reveals a potential relationship between radiation-induced changes in rat brain metabolites and cognitive impairment. Radiat Res. 2007;168(5):574-581.
Collins-Underwood JR, Zhao W, Kooshki M, Robbins M. Role of NADPH oxidase in radiation-induced oxidative stress and inflammation in brain endothelium [abstract]. Free Radic Res. 2006;40(Suppl 1):S52.
Smith PS, Zhao W, Robbins M. Knocking down catalase increases sensitivity of gliomas to oxidative stress [abstract]. Free Radic Res. 2006;40(Suppl 1):S70.
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