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Ahmad Besaratinia, Ph.D., M.P.H.

University of Southern California # of Grants: 4

Grants

Mechanistic studies of secondhand-smoke carcinogenicity 2009 (Cycle 18) $278,795
Cancer New Investigator Awards

Genome-wide mapping of smoke-induced DNA damage and mutation 2011 (Cycle 20) $80,381
Cancer Exploratory/Developmental Award

Mechanistic studies of secondhand-smoke carcinogenicity 2009 (Cycle 18) $12,610
Cancer New Investigator Awards

Genome-wide mapping of smoke-induced DNA damage and mutation 2011 (Cycle 20) $334,652
Cancer Exploratory/Developmental Award
Publications

New experimental data linking secondhand smoke exposure to lung_x000d_ cancer in nonsmokers
Periodical: FASEB Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Kim, S.L, Yoon, J.I., Tommasi, S., Besaratinia. A. ART
Yr: 2012 Vol: Nbr: 26 Abs: Pg: 1845-1854

Whole body exposure of mice to secondhand smoke induces dose-dependent and persistent promutagenic DNA adducts in the lung
Periodical: Mutation Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Kim, S.I., Arlt, V.M., Yoon, J.I., Cole, K.J., Pfeifer, G.P., Phillips, D.H., Besaratinia. ART
Yr: 2011 Vol: Nbr: 716 Abs: Pg: 92-98

A high-throughput next-generation sequencingbased_x000d_ method for detecting the mutational fingerprint of carcinogens
Periodical: Nucleic Acids Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Besaratinia, A., Li, H., Yoon, J.I., Zheng, A., Gao, H, Tornmasi, S. ART
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Whole DNA methylome profiling in mice exposed to secondhand smoke
Periodical: Epigenetics Index Medicus:
Authors: Tommasi, S. Zheng, A., Yoon, J., Li, X.A., Wu, X, and Besaratinia, A. ART
Yr: 2012 Vol: 7 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1302-1314

Genotoxicity of tobacco smoke-derived aromatic amines and bladder cancer: current_x000d_ state of knowledge and future research directions
Periodical: FASEB Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Tommasi, S. and Besaratinia, A. ART
Yr: 2013 Vol: 27 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 2090-2100

Mammalian cells acquire epigenetic hallmarks of human cancer during immortalization
Periodical: Nucleic Acids Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Tommasi, S. Zheng, A., Weninger, A., Bates, S.E., Li, X.A., Wu, X, Hollstein, M., and Besa ART
Yr: 2013 Vol: 41 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 182-195

Epigenetic targeting of the Nanog pathway and signaling networks during chemical carcinogenesis
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Tommasi, S., Zheng, A., Yoon, J.I. and Besaratinia, A. ART
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Electronic cigarettes: the road ahead
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Besaratinia, A. and Tommasi, S. ART
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Exposure of mice to secondhand smoke elicits both transient and longlasting transcriptional changes in cancer-related functional networks
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Tommasi, S., Zheng, A. and Besaratinia, A. ART
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Epigenetics of human melanoma: promises and challenges
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Authors: Besaratinia, A. and Tommasi, S. ART
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The lingering question of menthol in cigarettes
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Authors: Besaratinia, A. and Tommasi, S. ART
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