• 2616 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
1984 …2022
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Personal profile

Area of Expertise

Pre-Clinical Services evaluate new therapies against infections using animal models. These studies are done in collaboration with pharmaceutical and academic researchers, and several of these therapies are now being used clinically to treat patients.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Microbiology, University of Alabama

BS in Biology, University of California at Irvine

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Projects 2011 2022

Research Output 1984 2019

  • 2616 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
  • 77 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Clotam enhances anti-proliferative effect of vincristine in Ewing sarcoma cells

Shelake, S., Sankpal, U. T., Eslin, D., Bowman, P., Simecka, J., Raut, S. L., Ray, A. & Basha, R. M., 15 Feb 2019, In : Apoptosis. 24, 1-2, p. 21-32 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ewing's Sarcoma
Caspase 7
Cell Survival
2 Citations (Scopus)

Copper-tolfenamic acid: evaluation of stability and anti-cancer activity

Hurtado, M., Sankpal, U. T., Chhabra, J., Brown, D. T., Maram, R., Patel, R., Gurung, R. K., Simecka, J., Holder, A. A. & Basha, R. M., 15 Feb 2019, In : Investigational New Drugs. 37, 1, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tolfenamic acid
Cell Line

Primary care clinics can be a source of exposure to virulent Clostridium (now Clostridioides) difficile: An environmental screening study of hospitals and clinics in Dallas-Fort Worth region

Simecka, J. W., Fulda, K. G., Pulse, M., Lee, J. H., Vitucci, J., Nguyen, P., Taylor, P., Filipetto, F., Espinoza, A. M. & Sharma, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 8, e0220646.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Primary Health Care
7 Citations (Scopus)

Activity of meropenem-vaborbactam against carbapenem- resistant enterobacteriaceae in a murine model of pyelonephritis

Weiss, W. J., Pulse, M. E., Nguyen, P., Peterson, K., Silva, J., Simecka, J. W., Valtierra, D., Sabet, M. & Griffith, D. C., Jan 2018, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 62, 1, e01439.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Klebsiella pneumoniae
3 Citations (Scopus)

Interleukin-17A exacerbates disease severity in BALB/c mice susceptible to lung infection with Mycoplasma pulmonis

Mize, M. T., Sun, X. L. & Simecka, J. W., 1 Sep 2018, In : Infection and Immunity. 86, 9, e00292-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mycoplasma pulmonis
Mycoplasma Infections