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1988 …2019

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2005

Comprehensive cost description of tuberculosis care [2] (multiple letters)

Weis, S., Miller, T. L., Hilsenrath, P. E., Moonan, P. K., Rajbhandary, S. S., Marks, S. M. & Bock, N. N., 1 Apr 2005, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 9, 4, p. 467-469 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations

Cyclic AMP response element-binding protein positively regulates production of IFN-γ by T cells in response to a microbial pathogen

Samten, B., Howard, S. T., Weis, S. E., Wu, S., Shams, H., Townsend, J. C., Safi, H. & Barnes, P. F., 15 May 2005, In : Journal of Immunology. 174, 10, p. 6357-6363 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Designing targeted tuberculosis screening

Weis, S., 1 Oct 2005, In : Enfermedades Emergentes. 7, 4, p. 172-173 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Enzyme-linked immunospot and tuberculin skin testing to detect latent tuberculosis infection

Shams, H., Weis, S. E., Klucar, P., Lalvani, A., Moonan, P. K., Pogoda, J. M., Ewer, K. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Nov 2005, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 172, 9, p. 1161-1168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Scopus citations

Treatment of active tuberculosis: Challenges and prospects

Sahbazian, B. & Weis, S. E., Jun 2005, In : Clinics in Chest Medicine. 26, 2, p. 273-282 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations

Tuberculosis: What is the yield of associate investigations in non-BCG-immunized children with positive tuberculin skin tests?

Moonan, P. K., Marruffo, M., Manguia-Bayona, G., Sahbazian, B., Bayona, M., Burgess, G. & Weis, S., 1 Mar 2005, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 9, 3, p. 322-327 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2004

Characterization of a Mycobacterium tuberculosis peptide that is recognized by human CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in the context of multiple HLA alleles

Shams, H., Klucar, P., Weis, S. E., Lalvani, A., Moonan, P. K., Safi, H., Wizel, B., Ewer, K., Nepom, G. T., Lewinsohn, D. M., Andersen, P. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Aug 2004, In : Journal of Immunology. 173, 3, p. 1966-1977 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

NK Cells Regulate CD8+ T Cell Effector Function in Response to an Intracellular Pathogen

Vankayalapati, R., Klucar, P., Wizel, B., Weis, S. E., Samten, B., Safi, H., Shams, H. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Jan 2004, In : Journal of Immunology. 172, 1, p. 130-137 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Scopus citations

Pharmacokinetics of rifapentine at 600, 900, and 1,200 mg during once-weekly tuberculosis therapy

Weiner, M., Bock, N., Peloquin, C. A., Burman, W. J., Khan, A., Vernon, A., Zhao, Z., Weis, S., Sterling, T. R., Hayden, K. & Goldberg, S., 1 Jun 2004, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 169, 11, p. 1191-1197 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Using GIS technology to identify areas of tuberculosis transmission and incidence

Moonan, P. K., Bayona, M., Quitugua, T. N., Oppong, J., Dunbar, D., Jost, K. C., Burgess, G., Singh, K. P. & Weis, S. E., 13 Oct 2004, In : International Journal of Health Geographics. 3, 23.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2003

CD40 ligand trimer enhances the response of CD8+ T cells to Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Samten, B., Wizel, B., Shams, H., Weis, S. E., Klucar, P., Wu, S., Vankayalapati, R., Thomas, E. K., Okada, S., Krensky, A. M. & Barnes, P. F., 15 Mar 2003, In : Journal of Immunology. 170, 6, p. 3180-3186 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Human CD8+ T cells recognize epitopes of the 28-kDa hemolysin and the 38-kDa antigen of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Shams, H., Barnes, P. F., Weis, S. E., Klucar, P. & Wizel, B., 1 Dec 2003, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 74, 6, p. 1008-1014 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Low isoniazid concentrations and outcome of tuberculosis treatment with once-weekly isoniazid and rifapentine

Weiner, M., Burman, W., Vernon, A., Benator, D., Peloquin, C. A., Khan, A., Weis, S., King, B., Shah, N. & Hodge, T., 15 May 2003, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 167, 10, p. 1341-1347 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

172 Scopus citations

Serum cytokine concentrations do not parallel Mycobacterium tuberculosis - Induced cytokine production in patients with tuberculosis

Vankayalapati, R., Wizel, B., Weis, S. E., Klucar, P., Shams, H., Samten, B. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Jan 2003, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 36, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

The effects of local review on informed consent documents from a multicenter clinical trials consortium

Burman, W., Breese, P., Weis, S., Bock, N., Bernardo, J. & Vernon, A., Jun 2003, In : Controlled Clinical Trials. 24, 3, p. 245-255 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations
2002

Associate investigations: Detection of tuberculosis infections in children resulting in discovery of undiagnosed tuberculosis in adults

Moonan, P. K., Quitugua, T., Cox, R. A. & Weis, S., 1 Aug 2002, In : Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 102, 7, p. 397-400 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Contact investigations: How do they need to be designed for the 21st century?

Weis, S., 15 Oct 2002, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 166, 8, p. 1016-1017 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

14 Scopus citations

Lability of serum low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels during screening in subgroup of Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS) cohort

Clearfield, M. B., Weis, S., Willis, J. M., Vasenius, K. A. & Mcconathy, W. J., 1 Aug 2002, In : Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 102, 7, p. 377-384 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Ransmission dynamics of tuberculosis in Tarrant County, Texas

Weis, S. E., Pogoda, J. M., Yang, Z., Donald Cave, M., Wallace, C., Kelley, M. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Jul 2002, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 166, 1, p. 36-42 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Reduced expression of nuclear cyclic adenosine 5′-monophospate response element-binding proteins and IFN-γ promoter function in disease due to an intracellular pathogen

Samten, B., Ghosh, P., Yi, A. K., Weis, S., Lakey, D. L., Gonsky, R., Pendurthi, U., Wizel, B., Zhang, Y., Zhang, M., Gong, J., Fernandez, M., Safi, H., Vankayalapati, R., Young, H. A. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Apr 2002, In : Journal of Immunology. 168, 7, p. 3520-3526 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Rifapentine and isoniazid once a week versus rifampicin and isoniazid twice a week for treatment of drug-susceptible pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-negative patients: A randomised clinical trial

Benator, D., Bhattacharya, M., Bozeman, L., Burman, W., Catanzaro, A., Chaisson, R., Gordin, F., Horsburgh, C. R., Horton, J., Khan, A., Lahart, C., Metchock, B., Pachucki, C., Stanton, L., Vernon, A., Villarino, M. E., Yong, C. W., Weiner, M., Weis, S., Horsburgh, C. R. & 1 others, Burman, W., 17 Aug 2002, In : Lancet. 360, 9332, p. 528-534 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

343 Scopus citations

The NKp46 receptor contributes to NK cell lysis of mononuclear phagocytes infected with an intracellular bacterium

Vankayalapati, R., Wizel, B., Weis, S. E., Safi, H., Lakey, D. L., Mandelboim, O., Samten, B., Porgador, A. & Barnes, P. F., 1 Apr 2002, In : Journal of Immunology. 168, 7, p. 3451-3457 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Scopus citations

Transmission of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Texas and Mexico

Quitugua, T. N., Seaworth, B. J., Weis, S. E., Taylor, J. P., Gillette, J. S., Rosas, I. I., Jost, K. C., Magee, D. M. & Cox, R. A., 1 Aug 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 40, 8, p. 2716-2724 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Tuberculosis control in a border state: Treatment of the foreign-born

Weis, S. E. & Burgess, G., 1 Jan 2002, In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 16, 1, p. 59-71 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations
2001

Air Force/Texas coronary atherosclerosis prevention study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS): Efficacy and tolerability of long-term treatment with lovastatin in women

Clearfield, M., Downs, J. R., Weis, S., Whitney, E. J., Kruyer, W., Shapiro, D. R., Stein, E. A., Langendorfer, A., Beere, P. A. & Gotto, A. M., 1 Dec 2001, In : Journal of Women’s Health and Gender-Based Medicine. 10, 10, p. 971-981 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS): Additional perspectives on tolerability of long-term treatment with lovastatin

Downs, J. R., Clearfield, M., Tyroler, H. A., Whitney, E. J., Kruyer, W., Langendorfer, A., Zagrebelsky, V., Weis, S., Shapiro, D. R., Beere, P. A. & Gotto, A. M., 1 May 2001, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 87, 9, p. 1074-1079 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations

Contribution of CD8+ T cells to gamma interferon production in human tuberculosis

Shams, H., Wizel, B., Weis, S. E., Samten, B. & Barnes, P. F., 2 May 2001, In : Infection and Immunity. 69, 5, p. 3497-3501 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Measurement of C-reactive protein for the targeting of statin therapy in the primary prevention of acute coronary events

Ridker, P. M., Rifai, N., Clearfield, M., Downs, J. R., Weis, S. E., Miles, J. S. & Gotto, A. M., 28 Jun 2001, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 344, 26, p. 1959-1965 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1388 Scopus citations

Tuberculosis in the foreign-born population of Tarrant County, Texas by immigration status

Weis, S. E., Moonan, P. K., Pogoda, J. M., Turk, L., King, B., Freeman-Thompson, S. & Burgess, G., 15 Sep 2001, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 164, 6, p. 953-957 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
2000

Air force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS): Baseline Characteristics and comparison with USA population

Clearfield, M., Whitney, E. J., Weis, S., Downs, J. R., Shapiro, D. R., Stein, E. A., Watson, D. J., Langendörfer, A., Beere, P. A., Stamler, J. & Gotto, A. M., 4 Jul 2000, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Risk. 7, 2, p. 125-133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Application of the National Cholesterol Education joint European treatment criteria and clinical benefit in the Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS)

Gotto, A. M., Whitney, E., Stein, E. A., Shapiro, D. R., Clearfield, M., Weis, S., Jou, J. Y., Langendörfer, A., Beere, P. A., Watson, D. J., Downs, J. R. & De Cani, J. S., 13 Oct 2000, In : European Heart Journal. 21, 19, p. 1627-1633 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Causes and costs of hospitalization of tuberculosis patients in the United States

Taylor, Z., Marks, S. M., Rios Burrows, N. M., Weis, S. E., Stricof, R. L. & Miller, B., 1 Jan 2000, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 4, 10, p. 931-939 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Effect of lovastatin on cardiovascular resource utilization and costs in the Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS)

Gotto, A. M., Boccuzzi, S. J., Cook, J. R., Alexander, C. M., Roehm, J. B., Meyer, G. S., Clearfield, M., Weis, S. & Whitney, E., 1 Dec 2000, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 86, 11, p. 1176-1181 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Production of interleukin-18 in human tuberculosis

Vankayalapati, R., Wizel, B., Weis, S. E., Samten, B., Girard, W. M. & Barnes, P. F., 12 Aug 2000, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 182, 1, p. 234-239 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Relation between baseline and on-treatment lipid parameters and first acute major coronary events in the Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS)

Gotto, A. M., Whitney, E., Stein, E. A., Shapiro, D. R., Clearfield, M., Weis, S., Jou, J. Y., Langendörfer, A., Beere, P. A., Watson, D. J., Downs, J. R. & De Cani, J. S., 8 Feb 2000, In : Circulation. 101, 5, p. 477-484 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

483 Scopus citations
1999

Coronary events with lipid-lowering therapy: The AFCAPS/TexCAPS trial [1] (multiple letters)

Haq, I. U., Wallis, E. J., Yeo, W. W., Jackson, P. R., Ramsay, I. E., Krut, L. H., Kandzari, D. E., Goldschmidt-Clermont, P. J., Mason, J. M., Freemantle, N., McDiarmid, T. D., Hensel, W. A., Papadakis, J. A., Mikhailidis, D. P., Walsh, J., Sigel, D., Swislocki, A. L. M., Downs, J. R., Gotto, J., Clearfield, M. & 3 others, Weis, S., Rosenson, R. S. & Tangney, C. C., 3 Feb 1999, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 281, 5, p. 414-419 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations

Treatment costs of directly observed therapy and traditional therapy for Mycobacterium tuberculosis: A comparative analysis

Weis, S. E., Foresman, B., Matty, K. J., Brown, A., Blais, F. X., Burgess, G., King, B., Cook, P. E. & Slocum, P. C., 1 Nov 1999, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 3, 11, p. 976-984 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Universal HIV screening at a major metropolitan TB clinic: HIV prevalence and high-risk behaviors among TB patients

Weis, S. E., Foresman, B., Cook, P. E. & Matty, K. J., Jan 1999, In : American journal of public health. 89, 1, p. 73-75 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1998

A survey of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis and its relationship to HIV infection

Spellman, C. W., Matty, K. J. & Weis, S., 22 Jan 1998, In : AIDS. 12, 2, p. 191-195 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Decrease in high density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) levels following gemfibrozil therapy

Lacko, A. G., Kudchodkar, B. J., Loney, W. W., Clearfield, M. B. & Weis, S., 28 Aug 1998, In : Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. 36, 6, p. 389-392 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diversity of DNA fingerprints of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in the United States

Yang, Z., Barnes, P. F., Chaves, F., Eisenach, K. D., Weis, S. E., Bates, J. H. & Cave, M. D., 1 Apr 1998, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 36, 4, p. 1003-1007 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Primary prevention of acute coronary events with lovastatin in men and women with average cholesterol levels: Results of AFCAPS/TexCAPS

Downs, J. R., Clearfield, M., Weis, S., Whitney, E., Shapiro, D. R., Beere, P. A., Langendorfer, A., Stein, E. A., Kruyer, W. & Gotto, A. M., 27 May 1998, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 279, 20, p. 1615-1622 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4757 Scopus citations
1997

Design and rationale of the Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (AFCAPS/TexCAPS)

Downs, J. R., Beere, P. A., Whitney, E., Clearfield, M., Weis, S., Rochen, J., Stein, E. A., Shapiro, D. R., Langendorfer, A. & Gotto, A. M., 1 Aug 1997, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 80, 3, p. 287-293 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

Evaluation of gemfibrozil therapy: Predictive response from lipoprotein subfraction analysis

Loney, W. W., Kudchodkar, B. J., Weis, S., Clearfield, M. B., Shores, J. & Lacko, A. G., 1 Sep 1997, In : American Journal of Therapeutics. 4, 9-10, p. 301-309 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Universal directly observed therapy: A treatment strategy for tuberculosis

Weis, S., 1 Jan 1997, In : Clinics in Chest Medicine. 18, 1, p. 155-163 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
1994

The effect of directly observed therapy on the rates of drug resistance and relapse in tuberculosis

Weis, S., Slocum, P. C., Blais, F. X., King, B., Nunn, M., Matney, G. B., Gomez, E. & Foresman, B. H., 28 Apr 1994, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 330, 17, p. 1179-1184 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

522 Scopus citations
1992

Effect of pedal rate on cardiorespiratory responses during continuous exercise

Hagan, R. D., Weis, S. E. & Raven, P. B., Oct 1992, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 24, 10, p. 1088-1095 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

The efficacy of gemfibrozil therapy for raising high density lipoprotein levels

Weis, S., Kudchodkar, B. J., Clearfield, M. B. & Lacko, A. G., 1 Jan 1992, In : Artery. 19, 6, p. 353-367 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1988

Lipoproteins and cholesterol: Biosynthesis and metabolism

Weis, S., 1 Jan 1988, In : Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 88, 7, p. 870-876 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article