References
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes)  Lagerholm S, Lagerholm S, Dutta S, Nair PP. Noninvasive Detection of c-myc p64, c-myc p67, and c-erbb-2 in Colorectal Cancer. Scandinavian J. Gastroenterology, 40(11):1343-1350, 2005.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Kamra A, Kessie G, Chen JH, Kalavapudi S, Shores RL, McElroy I, Gireesh T, Sudhakaran PR, Dutta SK, Nair PP. Exfoliated Colonic Epithelial Cells: Surrogate Targets for Evaluation of Bioactive Food Components in Cancer Prevention.  J. Nutr. 135:2719-2722, 2005.  
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Kamra, A, Kalavapudi S, Kessie G, Shores R, Chen J.  Autologous Gastrointestinal Progenitor Stem Cells (GIP-C) Isolated from Stool Samples. GTCBio Stem Cell Research & Therapeutics April 11-12, 2005, p164.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Gireesh T, Nair PP, Sudhakaran PR. Studies on the bioavailability of the provitamin A carotenoid, beta-carotene, using human exfoliated colonic epithelial cells. Br J Nutr. 92(2):241-5, 2004.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Lagerholm S, Dutta S, Shami S, Davis K, Ma S, Malayeri M.  Coprocytobiology: On the Nature of Cellular Elements from Stools in the Pathophysiology of Colonic Disease. J. Clin. Gastroenterol  36(5) Supplement: S84-S93, 2003.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) West AB, Proctor D, Itzkowitz S,  Loftus E, Nair PP. Does Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Prevent Cancer? J. Clin. Gastroenterol. Yale University Workshop on Defining the Pathologic and Clinical Significance of Dysplasia and Metaplasia in the Gastrointestinal Tract. 36(5) Supplement: S94-S96, 2003.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Davis CD. Use of Exfoliated Cells from Target Tissues to Predict Responses to Bioactive Food Component. J. Nutr. 133:1769-1772, 2003.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Turnlund JR, Domek JM, Nair PP.  Copper Retention in Intestinal Mucosal Cells of Young Men at Normal and High Copper Intakes. J. Trace Elements in Experimental Medicine 16:105-108, 2003. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Desilets DJ, Davis KE, Nair PP, Salata KF, Maydonovitch CL, Howard RS, Kikendall JW, Wong, RKH.  Lectin binding to human colonocytes is predictive of colonic neoplasia.  Am. J. Gastroenterol. 94: 744-750, 1999.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Dutta SK,  Nair PP.  Noninvasive detection of colorectal cancer by molecular tools: Coming of Age.  Gastroenterology 114 : 1333-1335, 1998.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Loktionov A, O’Neill IK, Silvester KR, Cummings JH, Middleton SJ, Miller R. Quantitation of DNA from exfoliated colonocytes isolated from human stool surface as a novel noninvasive screening test for colorectal cancer.  Clin. Cancer Res. 4 :337-342, 1998.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Yamao J, Matsumura Y, Shimada Y, Moriya Y, Sugihara KI, Akasu T, Fujita S, Kakizoe T.   Abnormal expression of CD44 variants in the exfoliated cells in the feces of patients with colorectal adenocarcinoma. Gastroenterology 114: 1196-1205,1998.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Malayeri M, Albaugh G, Davis R, Bhathena SJ,  Nair PP.  Exfoliated human colonic epithelial cells: Insulin binding and molecular cloning of the insulin receptor  Med. Sci. Res. 25: 801-803, 1997.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Dutta SK, Ashktorab H, Vinayek SM, Shami S,  Nair PP.  Evaluation of CD44 expression in exfoliated fecal colonocytes as a marker for non-invasive detection of colonic polyps and cancer. Gastroenterology 110:A570, 1996. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Lohani  A, Norkus EP, Feagins H, Bhagavan HN.  Uptake and distribution of carotenoids, retinol and tocopherols in human colonic epithelial cells in vivo. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers & Prev. 5: 913-916, 1996.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Hopwood AJ, Mannucci C,  Sullivan KM.  DNA typing from Human Feces  Int. J. Legal  Medicine 108: 237-243, 1996.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Dutta SK, Silverstein RJ, Fleisher AS, Vengurlekar SM, Shami S, Nair PP.  Increased expression of CD44 in exfoliated fecal colonocytes in patients with colonic neoplasia. Gastroenterology 108:A396, 1995. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Lohani A, Norkus EP, Feagins H, Bhagavan HN.  Selected micronutrients in human colonic epithelial cells. FASEB J.9: A959, 1995, Abst. 5737. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Rustgi AK,  Biochemical and Genetic Screening of Colorectal Cancer.  Gastroenterology 109: 1003-1005, 1995.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Malayeri M, Albaugh GP, Davis R, Nair PP.  Cloning of the insulin receptor gene from exfoliated colonic epithelial cells. FASEB J. 8:A1363, Abstr. #609, 1994. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Shami S, Lohani A, Salata K.  Exfoliated colonic epithelial cells exhibit cellular toxicity towards LS-180 colon adenocarcinoma cells. FASEB J. 8:A1453, Abst. 1128, 1994. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Davidson LA, Jiang YH, Derr JN, Aukema HM, Lupton JR,  Chapkin RS.  Protein kinase C isoforms in Human and Rat Colonic Mucosa Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 312:547-553, 1994.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Cremins J, Salata K, Kikendall JW, Hershey J, Nair P, Wong RKH.   DNA binding to isolated colonocytes may diagnose colon carcinoma. Gastroenterogy 106:A379, 1994. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Cremins J, Salata K, Kikendall JW, Hershey J, Nair PP,Wong  RKH.  Colonocyte expression of CD and HLA markers in patients with normal and neoplastic colons. Gastroenterology 106:A379, 1994. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Coprocytobiology: Investigating the Cellular Biology of the Intestinal Epithelium Video Documentary 30 Minutes. The U. S. Department of Agriculture, Video & Film Division, OGPA, Room 1614S, 14th & Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20259 in cooperation with the Johns Hopkins University, 1994. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Ma S, Wong, RKH, Kikendall, WJ, Nair PP.  Detection of p53 gene mutations in exfoliated human colonic epithelial cells isolated from stools of subjects undergoing colonoscopy. Gastroenterology, Abstracts A84, Abst#735, 1993. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Albaugh GP, Iyengar V, Lohani A, Malayeri M, Bala, S, Nair PP.  Isolation of exfoliated colonic epithelial cells, a novel, non-invasive approach to the study of cellular markers. Int. J. Cancer 52(3):347-350, 1992.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Iyengar V, Albaugh GP, Lohani A, Nair PP.   Human stools as a source of viable colonic epithelial cells. FASEB J. 5:2856-2859, 1991.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Nair PP, Bala S, Albaugh GP, Iyengar V, Lohani  A.  Lymphoid cell differentiation markers are expressed on exfoliated human colonocytes. FASEB J. 5:A945, 1991.
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Iyengar V, Albaugh GP, Lohani A, Gold D, Nair PP.  Cytologic and immunochemical characterization of colonic cells isolated from human stools by density gradient. FASEB J. 4:A1165, 1990 Abst. #5224. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Albaugh GP, Iyengar V, Lohani A, Schatzkin A, Nair PP.  Recovery and characterization of exfoliated intestinal tract cells from fresh human stools by countercurrent centrifugal elutriation. J. Cell Biol. 107:575A, 1989. 
bullet-3.gif (990 bytes) Iyengar V, Kessie G, Lohani A, Nair PP.  Development of a centrifugal elutriation method for the separation of rat colonic cell populations. J. Cell Biol. 107:574A, 1989.