1. Hypoxia-induced Endothelial Cell Responses- Possible Roles During Periodonatl Disease. R. Mendes, D. Nguyen, D. Stephens, F. Pamuk, F. Farmaco, D. Fernades, H. Hasturk, TE Van Dyke, A. Kantarci. Clinical and Experimental Dental Research. July 2018.
  2. Combined administration of resolvin E1 and lipoxin A4 resolves inflammation in a murine model of Alzheimer’s disease. A Kantarcia, N Aytanbcd, I Palaskaa,  D Stephens, L Crabtreeb, C Benincasa, BG Jenkins, I Carreras A Dedeoglu. Experimental Neurology. Vol. 300. Feb 2018.
  3. Spontaneous PMN Apoptosis in Type 2 Diabetes and the Impact of Periodontitis. A Manosudprasit, A Kantarci, H Hasturk, D Stephens, T Van Dyke. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. Sept 2017
  4. Collaborative Cross Mouse Population for Studying the Alveolar Bone Changes and Impaired Glucose Tolerance Comorbidity After High Fat Diet Consumption. Aysar Nashef, Hanifa J. Abu-Toamih Atamni, Yuval Buchnik, Hatice Hasturk, Alpdogan Kantarci, Danielle Stephens, Ervin I. Wiess, Yael Houri-Haddad, and Fuad A. Iraqi. Journal of Periodontology. DOI: 10.1902/jop.2017.170075
  5. Strain-Specific Impact of Fusobacterium Nucleatum on Neutrophil Function. S Kurgan, S Kansal, D Nguyen, D Stephens, Y Koroneos, H Hasturk, TE Van Dyke, A. Kantarci. Journal of Periodontology. Sept. 2016.
  6. Endothelial Cell response to Fusobacterium nucleatum. Mendes R, Nguyen D, Stephens D, Pamuk F, Fernandes D, Van Dyke T, and Kantarci A. Infection and Immunity. May 2016
  7. Unhealthy phenotype as indicated by Salivary Biomarkers: glucose, insulin, VEGF-A, and IL-12p70 in obese Kuwaiti adolescents. Hartman M, Goodson JM, Shi P, Vargas J, Yaskell T, Stephens DN, Cugini M, Hasturk H, Barake R, Alsmadi O, Al-Mutawa S, Ariga J, Soparkar P, Behbehani J, Behbehani K and Welty FK. Journal of Obesity. 2016
  8. Early cytokine response to infection with pathogenic vs. non-pathogenic organisms in a mouse model of endodontic infection. Rittling S, Artisune M, Stephens DN, Kantarci A. PLoS One 2015
  9. Metabolic disease risk in children by salivary biomarker analysis. Goodson JM, Kantarci A, Hartman M, Denis GV, Stephens DN, Hasturk H, Yaskell T, Vargas J, Wang X, Cugini M, Barake R, Alsmadi O, Al-Mutawa S, Ariga J, Soparkar P, Behbehani J, Behbehani K, and Welty F. PLoS One. 2014 Jun 10;9(6):e98799. PMID: 24915044
  10. Testosterone regulates bone response to inflammation. Steffens JP, Herrera BS, Coimbra LS, Stephens DN, Rossa C Jr, Spolidorio LC, Kantarci A, Van Dyke TE. Horm Metab Res. 2014 Mar;46(3):193-200. PMID: 24526374
  11. Resolvin D2 ameliorates down-regulation of osteocalcin and osteoprotegerin by testosterone in primary murine osteoblasts. Steffens JP, Herrera BS, Stephens DN, Spolidorio LC, Kantarci A, Van Dyke TE. Hormone and Metabolic Research. 2014;
  12. Performance of Multiplex Cytokine Assays in Serum and Saliva Among Community-Dwelling Postmenopausal Women. Browne RW, Kantarci A, LaMonte MJ, Andrews CA, Hovey KM, Falkner KL, Cekici A, Stephens DN, Genco RJ, Scannapieco FA, Van Dyke TE, Wactawski-Wende J. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4). PMID: 23577067