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Publications

1.  Chiappelli F Frost P Manfrini E Lee P Pham L Garcia C Daley S Kung MA
Villanueva P 1994 Cocaine blunts human CD4+ cell activation. Immunopharmacol 24 233-40.
2.  Chiappelli F & Kung MA 1995 Immune surveillance of the oral cavity and
lymphocyte migration:  Relevance for alcohol abusers Lymphol 28, 196-207
3.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Lee P Pham L Manfrini E & Villanueva P 1995 Alcohol
modulation of Tcell activation, maturation and migration. Alcoholism:  Clinic
Experiment Res 19(3) 539-544
4.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Villanueva P Lee P Frost P & Prieto N 1995 Immunotoxicity
of cocaethylene. Immunopharmacol and Immunotoxicol 17(2) 399-417
5.  Fiala M Stins MF Gan XH Newton T Kermani V Diagne A Chiappelli F Kung MA
Martinez O Way D Graves M Witte M Shapshak P & Kim KS 1996 Abused drugs, cytokines and the blood-brain barrier (BBB) in AIDS dementia. Journal of Neuroimmunology 69(4) 47-48
6.  Chiappelli F Kung MA & Villanueva P 1996 Neuropsychoimmunology of drug
abuse and AIDS. Journal of Neuroimmunology 69(4) 48-49 
7.  Fiala AM Gan XH Newton T Chiappelli F Shapshak P Kermani V Kung MA Diagne
A Martinez O Way D Weinand M Witte M & Graves M 1996 Divergent effects of
cocaine on cytokine production by lymphocytes and monocyte/macrophages
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 402(20) 145-156
8.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Savage M Villanueva P & Fiala M 1996 Nicotine and
ethanol modulation of cell-mediated immune surveillance of oral squamous
cell carcinoma. International Journal of Oral Biology 21(1) 19-27
9.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Nguyen P Villanueva P Farhadian EA Eversole LR 1997
Cellular immune correlates of clinical severity in oral lichen planus: preliminary
association with mood states. Oral Diseases 3 64-70
10. Hodgson DM Chiappelli F Kung M. Tio DL Morrow NS Taylor AN
1997 Chronic dietary restriction inhibits colonization of MADB106 tumor cells in
the rat. Nutrition and Cancer, 28 2 189-198
11.  Hodgson DM Chiappelli F Kung M Tio DL Morrow NS Taylor AN 1997 Effect of
acute dietary restriction on the colonization of MADB106 tumor cells in the rat.
NeuroImmunoModulation 3 371-380
12.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Villanueva P Ong T 1997 Alcohol toxicity of T cell-
mediated immunity in the aging population Alcologia 9 81-93
13.  Chiappelli F Kung MA Tio DL Tritt SH Yirmiya R Taylor AN 1997 Fetal alcohol
exposure augments the blunting of tumour necrosis factor production in vitro
resulting from in vivo priming with lipopolysaccharide in young adult male but not female rats. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 21(8) 1542-1546
14.  Silverman DH, Small GW, Kung de Aburto MA, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of FDG-PET in evaluation of dementia: international multi-center pooled brain scan and autopsy data . J Nucl Med 2000;41:63P. 
15. Silverman DH Small GW Chang CY Lu CS Kung de Aburto MA Chen W Czernin J Rapoport SI Pietrini P Alexander GE Schapiro MB jagust WJ Hoffman JM Welsh-Bohmer KA Alavi A Clark CM Salmon E de Leon MJ Mielke R Cummings JL Kowell AP Gambhi SS Hoh CK Phelps ME 2001 Positron emission tomograph in evaluation of dementia: regional brain metabolism and long-term outcome.  Journal of the American Medical Association 286(17) 2120-7
16.  Lin T, Kung de Aburto MA Huang L Marvi M Tang M Czernin J Dahlbom M Mathern G Engel J Phelps M Silverman DHS (in progress) Achievinng seizure-free status for epilepsy patients treated with or without surgery in subject groups matched for pattern of brain metabolism: Long-term clinical outcomes and added prognostic value of quantifying metabolic asymmetry.

Book Chapters
 
  1. Fiala M Gan X-H Newton T Chiappelli F Shapshak P Kermani V Kung MA Diagne A   Martinez O Way D Weinand M Witte M Graves M 1996 Divergent effects of cocaine on cytokine production by lymphocytes and monocyte/macrophages. In: AIDS, Drugs of Abuse and the Neuroimmune Axis Friedman H Madden J Sharp B Eisenstein T eds. New York: Plenum Press 145-56.
  2. Chiappelli F, Kung MA, Stefanini GF, and Foschi FG. Alcohol and immune function. In: Nutrition and Immunology: Principles and Practice. Gershwin ME, German B, CL Keen CL (ed), Chapter 23, 1998.


Scientific Abstracts

1. Fiala M Savage M Chiappelli F Kung MA Villanueva P Bertolami C Way D Witte M Weinand M Shapshak P Vinter H & Graves M 1994 Migration of human activated lymphocytes across experimental endothelial constructs. Second Annual
Cambridge Healthtech Institute: Cell Adhesion & Inflammation.
2. Fiala M Chiappelli F Lazareff J Savage M Micheltree C Kung MA Villanueva P
Baharinejad P Aslmand P Vinters H & Graves H 1994 Transmigration of immune
cells across a blood-brain barrier model in vitro: Basic immunology and
application to study of therapeutics for brain inflammatory and neoplastic
conditions.  UCLA Brain Research Institute Annual Meeting.
3. Kung MA Chiappelli F & Villanueva P 1995 Modulation of CD26 expression by
drugs of abuse. Mid-Winter Conference of Immunologists.
4. Chiappelli F Kung MA & Villanueva P 1995 Cocaethylene alterations of T cell
responses. Mid-Winter Conference of Immunologists.
5. Savage M Kung MA Villanueva P Fiala M & Chiappelli F 1995 Nicotine and
alcohol modulation of T-cell mediated immune surveillance of oral squamous cell
carcinoma. Mid-Winter Conference of Immunologists.
6. Chiappelli F Shapshak P Kung MA Villanueva P McCoy C Weatherby N Page B
Chitwood D Stitt F Mash D Shah S Malow R Beall G Kruger S & Sanwo M 1995
Alcohol and cocaine co-abuse in HIV-seropositive African American women.
Mid-Winter Conference of  Immunologists.
7. Fiala M Shapshak P Nagano I Kung MA Villanueva P Chiappelli F Diagne A
Graves M Way D Witte M Shao X & Weinand M 1995 HIV-1 penetration of a
blood-brain barrier model and astrocyte infection are enhanced by monocyte
trafficking and tumor necrosis factor-. 2nd National Conference on Human
Retroviruses and Related Infections
8. Chiappelli F Kung MA Lee P Grigorescu B & Villanueva P 1995 Steroid
modulation of human TH1 and TH2 responses in vitro. 9th International Congress
of Immunology
9. Chiappelli F Kung MA Lee P Villanueva P & Savage M 1995 Alcohol and other
drugs of abuse impair human T cell responses:  Relevance to oral mucosa cellular
and molecular immune surveillance. 9th International Congress of Immunology
10. Kung MA Chiappelli F & Fahey JL 1995 Ginseng modulation of T cell activation. 9th International Congress of Immunology 
11. Chiappelli F Kung MA & Villanueva P 1995 Regulation of CD26 expression by
human CD4+ and CD8+ T lymphocytes. 9th International Congress of  
Immunology
12. Chiappelli F Kung MA Savage M & Villanueva P 1995 Modulation of T cell
responses by nicotine, alcohol and other drugs of abuse. Society for Research on
Nicotine and Tobacco (1st Annual Meeting)
13. DeMet EM Chicz-DeMet A Chiappelli F Aniline JR Matta SG Shoho AR &
Kung MA 1995 Electromagnetic fields after melatonin synthesis and immune
function in man.  Society for Neurosciences (Annual Meeting)
14. Grigorescu BA Lee P Kung MA Villanueva P & Chiappelli F 1995 Modulation of human cytokine profiles by steroids in vitro. UCLA Psychoneuroimmunology Retreat
15. Hodgson D Taylor AN Chiappelli F Kung MA & Morrow N 1995 The impact of
acute food restriction on the spread of MADB106 tumor cell to the lungs of
Fischer 344 rats. 3rd International  Conference for the Society for Natural
Immunity
16. Hodgson D Taylor AN Chiappelli F Kung MA & Morrow N 1995 Acute food
restriction enhances the colonization of MADB106 tumor cells to the lungs of
F344 rats: Impact on cellular and natural immunity.  3rd International  Conference
for the Society for Natural Immunity
17.   Taylor AN Yirmiya R Tio DL Heng NS Kung MA & Chiappelli F 1996 The
effects of fetal alcohol exposure (FAE) on febrile and behavioral responsiveness to interleukin-1ß (IL-1) are not due to altered brain content of IL-1.  10th International Congress of Endocrinology
18. Fiala M Gan X-H Newton T Chiappelli F Shapshak P Kermani V Kung MA
Diagne A Graves M 1996 Divergent effects of cocaine on cytokine production by
lymphocytes and monocyte/macrophages. CPDD
19. Chiappelli F Kung MA Nguyen P Villanueva P Shapshak P McCoy C Weatherby
N Page B Stitt F Mash D Shah S Netsch L Beall G Kruger S Purser J Sanwo M
Saitoh A 1996 Progression to AIDS among HIV-seropositive cocaine/alcohol drug abusers.  AIDS, Drugs of Abuse and the Neuroimmune Axis CPDD Satellite
20. Chiappelli F Kung MA & Eversole LR 1996 Psycho-immune parameters in
patients with erosive and non-erosive oral lichen planus lesions. International
Association for Dental Research (Annual Meeting).
21. Kung MA Ong TM & Chiappelli F 1996 cellular and immunological
characteristics of human squamous cell carcinoma and human papillomavirus-
transformed human keratinocytes. International Association for Dental Research
(Annual Meeting).
22. Chiappelli F Kung MA Shapshak P Nguyen P Villanueva P McCoy C Wheatherby N Page B Stitt F Metsch L Shah S Beall G Kruger S Purser J Sanwo M & Saitoh A 1996 Cellular immunopathology in alcohol/cocaine co-abusing HIV-1 seropositive African American women. 5th Annual UCLA AIDS Institute Scientific Symposium.
23. Nuyen S Kung MA Chiappelli F 1997 T cell supernatants and suppressed cyclin
expression by tongue tumor cells.  California Dental Association.
24. Cajulis T Kung de Aburto MA Chiappelli F 1997 Effects of cocaethylene and
mercury chloride on CD8+ T cell activation. American Dental Association.
25. Chiappelli F Kung de Aburto MA 1997 Mercury immunotoxicity: Effects on
human T cell activation. 4th International Marine Biotechnology Conference.
26. Chiappelli F Kung de Aburto MA 1997 Normal human T cell stimulation in
vitro: A study model of psychoneuroendocrine-immune toxicity in aging.
International Symposium Pyschoneuroendocrine and Immunological Correlates of
Aging.
27. Invited Speaker to the Society for Acupuncture Research
Kung M 1998 The relevance and neuro-endocrine immune understanding of
tongue characteristics during menstrual cyclical variation.
28. Invited Speaker to the Society for Nuclear Medicine
Kung de Aburto MA Tang M Silverman DHS 2001 Improved prognostic value of FDG-PET in pre-surgical evaluation of temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) patients through extent-specified quantified asymmetry-of-lobe (EquAL) analysis.
29.  Kung de Aburto MA Johnson P 2004 Tongue color as a predictor of depression in women.  Alliant International University.
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