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Kim HS, Yospur L, Niihara Y: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia in a patient with sickle cell anemia. West J Med 169:114·116, 1998.

Niihara Y, Zerez CR, Akiyama DS, Tanaka KR: Oral L-glutamine therapy for sickle cell anemia: 1. Subjective clinical improvement and favorable change in red cell NAD redox potential. Am J Hematol 58:117·121, 1998.

Niihara Y, Shalev O, Hebbel RP, Wu H, Tu A, Akiyama DS. Tanaka KR: Desferal (DFO) conjugated with starch decreased NAD redox potential of intact red blood cells (RBC): Evidence for DFO as an extracellular inducer of oxidant stress In RBC. Am J Hematol 65:281-284, 2000.

Lombard M, Xie Y, Niihara Y: Primary care management of sickle cell disease patients. Med Am 2:70-74, 2001.

Curtis M, Leung M, Lam R, Saeed S, Gulati P, Niihara Y: Successful treatment of a patient with pure red cell aplasia with prednisone cyclosporine and antithymocyte globulin. Med Am 2:139-141, 2001.

Takasu J, Uykimpang R, Sunga MA, Amagase H, Niihara Y: Aged Garlic Extract therapy for sickle cell anemia patients. BMC Blood Disorders 2:3, 2002.

Niihara Y, Ge J, Shalev O, Tanaka KR: Desferrioxamine decreases NAD redox potential of intact red blood cells: Evidence for DFO as an inducer of oxidant stress in RBC. BMC Clinical Pharmacology 2:8, 2002.

Niihara Y, Matsui NM, Shen YM, Akiyama DS, Johnson CS, Sunga MA, Magpayo J, Embury SH, Kalra VK, Cho SH, Tanaka KR: L-glutamine therapy reduces endothelial adhesion of sickle red blood cells to human umbilical vein endothelial cells. BMC Blood Disorders 5:4, 2005.

Oliva J, Ochiai K, Florentino A, Bardag-Gorce F, Wood A, Niihara Y. Feeder Cells Free Rabbit Oral Mucosa Epithelial Cell Sheet Engineering. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. Accepted for Publication.

Bardag-Gorce F, Meep I, Garcia J, Tiger k, Wood A, Laporte A, Pan D, Makaliano A, Niihara R, Oliva J, Florentino A, Hoft R, Gorce A.M, Stark J, Cortez D, French S.W, Niihara Y. Proteasomes in Corneal Epithelial Cells and Cultured Autologous Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet Graft (CAOMECS) used for Ocular Surface Regenerations. Ocul Surf. 2017 Oct;15(4):749-758. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28528957

Bardag-Gorce F, Hoft R.H., Wood A, Oliva J, Niihara H, Makalinao A, Thropay J, Pan D, Meepe I, Tiger K, Garcia J, Laporte A, French S.W, Niihara Y. The Role of E-Cadherin in Maintaining the Barrier Function of Corneal Epithelium after Treatment with Cultured Autologous Oral Mucosa Epithelial Cell Sheet Grafts for Limbal Stem Deficiency. Journal of Ophthalmology. Volume 2016, Article ID 4805986. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27777792

Oliva J, Bardag-Gorce F, Wood A, Sota H, Niihara Y. Direct labeling of 19F-perfluorocarbon onto engineered multilayered cell sheet for MRI-based non-invasive cell tracking. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2015. October 2015, Volume 12, Issue 5, pp 371-378.  http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13770-014-0092-x 

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Wood A, Hoft R, Pan D, Thropay J, Makalinao A, French SW, Niihara Y. Carrier-free Cultured Autologous Oral Mucosa Epithelial Cell Sheet (CAOMECS) for Corneal Epithelium Reconstruction: A Histological Study. Ocul Surf. 2015 Apr;13(2):150-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jtos.2014.12.003. Epub 2015 Jan 30. PMID: 25881998. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25881998

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Wood A, Niihara H, Makalino A, Sabino S, Pan D, Thropay J, Sota H, Niihara Y. Microaaray Analysis of Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. Vol.10, No 6, pp362-370 (2013). http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13770-013-1103-z



Oral Presentation at International Conferences

Bardag-Gorce F, Stark J, Hoft R, Narwani K, Niihara R, Sunada S, Cortez D, Oliva J, Niihara Y. Expression of ALDH in Cultured Autologous Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet (CAOMECS) Grafts for Ocular Surface Reconstruction. Vision and Science, Zurich (Switzerland), August 2018.

Oliva J, Florentino A, Bardag-Gorce F, Niihara Y. Engineering, Differentiation and Harvesting of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Multilayer Cell Sheet. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), Melbourne (Australia), June 2018.

Bardag-Gorce F, Pan D, Narwani K, Di Lorenzo M, Cortez D, Hoft R, Oliva J, and Yutaka Niihara. Cultured Autologous Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet (CAOMECS) Effects in Corneal Neovascularization. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Honolulu, April-May 2018.

Bardag-Gorce F, Laporte A, Cortez D, Niihara R, Sunada S, Stark J, Gorce A, Hoft R.H, Whitelegge J, Oliva J, French S.W, Niihara Y. Histidine Ammonia-Lyase is a Proteasome Interacting Protein. The American Society of Cell Biology. Philadelphia, December 2017.

Oliva J, Florentino A, Niihara Y. Long Term Storage of Vitrified CAOMECS Oral Mucosa Epithelial Cell Sheets. Society of Cryobiology, Hefei (China), July 2017.
Bardag-Gorce F, Makalinao A, Hoft R, Laporte A, Stark J, Meepe I, Oliva J, Niihara Y. Activation of proteasome by inhibiting autophagy in corneal epithelia cells with limbal stem cell deficiency. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Baltimore, May 2017.

Bardag-Gorce F, Laporte A, Makalinao A, Meepe I, Oliva J, French S.W, Hoft R.H, Niihara Y. Corneal Keratins Aggresome (CKAGG) Formation And Corneal Epithelial Cells Opacification. International Society for Eye Research, Tokyo (Japan), September 2016.

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Makalinao A, Meepe I, Garcia J, Laporte A, Niihara R, Ha H.J, Hoft R.H., Felsenfeld A, Niihara Y.  Barrier function of cultured autologous oral mucosal epithelial cell sheets. Abstract # 2448515. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting, Seattle, May, 2016. 

Oliva J, Ochiai K, Wood A, Bardag-Gorce F, Niihara Y. Serum Free and Feeder Cells Free Oral Mucosa Epithelial Cell Sheet Engineering. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), Stockholm (Sweden), June 2015.

Bardag-Gorce F, Meepe I, Wood A, Garcia J, Pan D, Oliva J, Hoft R, Niihara Y. Proteasomes as a therapeutic target for rabbit ocular surface disorders. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Denver, May 2015.

Bardag-Gorce F, Meepe I, Wood A.K, Garcai J, Pan D, Oliva J, Niihara Y. Unibquitin-Proteasome Pathway Activity In Cultured Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet Grafts Used for Treatment of Experimental Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency in Rabbits. Poster #P770. The American Society of Cell Biology, Philadelphia, December 2014.

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Tiger K, Wood A, Niihara Y. Muscle Derived Stem Cells Characterization. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), Vancouver (Canada), June 2014.

Wood A, Sota H, Oliva J, Bardag-Gorce F, Niihara Y. Autologous Cell Sheet Engineering: An Animal Product Free Approach. FASEB J, San Diego, April 2014.

Bardag-Gorce F, Hoft R, Oliva J, Wood A, Pan D, Thropay J, Makalinao A, Sota H, French S.W, Niihara Y. Culture Autologous Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet Grafts for Treatment of Experimentally-Induced Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Orlando, May 2014.

Oliva J, Bardag-Gorce F, Hoft R, Wood A, Pan D, Sota H, Niihara Y. Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency Model in Rabbits for Experimental Corneal Surface Regeneration FASEB J April 9, 2013 27:751.2, Boston, April 2013.

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Wood A, Makalinao A, Pan D, Sota H, Niihara Y. Anti-Angiogenic Factors of Tissue-Engineered Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheets for Corneal Regeneration. FASEB J April 9, 2013 27:685.4. Boston, April 2013.

Oliva J, Bardag-Gorce F, Wood A, Helfer B,Balducci A, Wesa A, Sota H, Niihara Y. Direct labeling of 19F-perfluorocarbon onto engineered multilayered cell sheet for MRI-based non-invasive cell tracking. Poster 25

The American Society of Cell Biology. San Francisco, December 2012. 18. Bardag-Gorce F, Wood A, Oliva J, Niihara H, Makalino H, Sota H, Niihara Y. Adhesion Molecule Expression in Engineered Cell Sheet for Corneal Epithelium Regeneration. Poster 1333 The American Society of Cell Biology, San Francisco, December 2012.

French S.W, French B. A., Tillman B., Bardag-Gorce F, Li J, Oliva J, A. Canaan. The essential role played by FAT10 promoter in the pathogenesis of Mallory-Denk bodies (MDBs) formation. Poster 2396. The American Society of Cell Biology, San Francisco, December 2012.

Oliva J, Wood A, Sota H, Niihara Y, Bardag-Gorce F. Molecular Analysis of Cultured Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet for Corneal Regeneration. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), Yokohama (Japan), June 2012. 

Bardag-Gorce F, Oliva J, Sugiyama H, Wood A, Sota H, Niihara Y. Microarray Analysis of Cultured Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cell Sheet for Corneal Regeneration. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). Yokohama (Japan), June 2012.