Juliana Hwang-Levine, PharmD

Assistant Professor of Research Medicine

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  • Isoflavone soy protein supplementation and atherosclerosis progression in healthy postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial Stroke. 2011 Nov; 42(11):3168-75. . View in PubMed
  • The role of progestogens in regulating matrix metalloproteinase activity in macrophages and microglial cells Neurochem Res. 2011 Oct; 36(10):1870-5. . View in PubMed
  • Associations between markers of inflammation and physiological and pharmacological levels of circulating sex hormones in postmenopausal women Menopause. 2010 Jul; 17(4):785-90. . View in PubMed
  • Altered expression of genes functioning in lipid homeostasis is associated with lipid deposition in NOD mouse lacrimal gland Exp Eye Res. 2009 Sep; 89(3):319-32. . View in PubMed
  • High-dose B vitamin supplementation and progression of subclinical atherosclerosis: a randomized controlled trial Stroke. 2009 Mar; 40(3):730-6. . View in PubMed
  • Hemodynamics influences vascular peroxynitrite formation: Implication for low-density lipoprotein apo-B-100 nitration Free Radic Biol Med. 2007 Feb 15; 42(4):519-29. . View in PubMed
  • Role of annexin II in estrogen-induced macrophage matrix metalloproteinase-9 activity: the modulating effect of statins Atherosclerosis. 2006 Nov; 189(1):76-82. . View in PubMed
  • 17beta-Estradiol reverses shear-stress-mediated low density lipoprotein modifications Free Radic Biol Med. 2006 Aug 15; 41(4):568-78. . View in PubMed
  • Oxidized phospholipids mediate occludin expression and phosphorylation in vascular endothelial cells Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2006 Feb; 290(2):H674-83. . View in PubMed
  • Oxidized-1-palmitoyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphorylcholine induces vascular endothelial superoxide production: implication of NADPH oxidase Free Radic Biol Med. 2005 Dec 01; 39(11):1512-22. . View in PubMed
  • Spatial variations in shear stress in a 3-D bifurcation model at low Reynolds numbers Ann Biomed Eng. 2005 Oct; 33(10):1360-74. . View in PubMed
  • Long-term effect of estrogen replacement on plasma nitric oxide levels: results from the estrogen in the prevention of atherosclerosis trial (EPAT) Atherosclerosis. 2005 Aug; 181(2):375-80. . View in PubMed
  • Determinants of the effect of estrogen on the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis: Estrogen in the Prevention of Atherosclerosis Trial Menopause. 2005 Jul-Aug; 12(4):366-73. . View in PubMed
  • LDL phospholipid hydrolysis produces modified electronegative particles with an unfolded apoB-100 protein J Lipid Res. 2005 Jan; 46(1):115-22. . View in PubMed
  • Pulsatile versus oscillatory shear stress regulates NADPH oxidase subunit expression: implication for native LDL oxidation Circ Res. 2003 Dec 12; 93(12):1225-32. . View in PubMed
  • The phytoestrogen equol increases nitric oxide availability by inhibiting superoxide production: an antioxidant mechanism for cell-mediated LDL modification Free Radic Biol Med. 2003 May 15; 34(10):1271-82. . View in PubMed
  • Lipolysis of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins generates PPAR ligands: evidence for an antiinflammatory role for lipoprotein lipase Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Mar 04; 100(5):2730-5. . View in PubMed
  • Alpha-tocopherol supplementation in healthy individuals reduces low-density lipoprotein oxidation but not atherosclerosis: the Vitamin E Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (VEAPS) Circulation. 2002 Sep 17; 106(12):1453-9. . View in PubMed
  • Oxidative stress during ex vivo hemodialysis of blood is decreased by a novel hemolipodialysis procedure utilizing antioxidants Free Radic Biol Med. 2002 Jul 15; 33(2):248-58. . View in PubMed
  • Soy and alfalfa phytoestrogen extracts become potent low-density lipoprotein antioxidants in the presence of acerola cherry extract J Agric Food Chem. 2001 Jan; 49(1):308-14. . View in PubMed
  • Synergistic inhibition of LDL oxidation by phytoestrogens and ascorbic acid Free Radic Biol Med. 2000 Jul 01; 29(1):79-89. . View in PubMed
  • Ascorbic acid enhances 17 beta-estradiol-mediated inhibition of oxidized low density lipoprotein formation Atherosclerosis. 2000 Jun; 150(2):275-84. . View in PubMed
  • LDL- is a lipid hydroperoxide-enriched circulating lipoprotein J Lipid Res. 1997 Mar; 38(3):419-28. . View in PubMed
  • Cardioprotective effects of individual conjugated equine estrogens through their possible modulation of insulin resistance and oxidation of low-density lipoprotein Fertil Steril. 1997 Jan; 67(1):57-62. . View in PubMed
  • Contribution of an in vivo oxidized LDL to LDL oxidation and its association with dense LDL subpopulations Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 1996 Jun; 16(6):784-93. . View in PubMed
  • Characterization of endothelial cell injury by cholesterol oxidation products found in oxidized LDL J Lipid Res. 1995 Sep; 36(9):1971-86. . View in PubMed
  • Biochemical and cytotoxic characteristics of an in vivo circulating oxidized low density lipoprotein (LDL-) J Lipid Res. 1994 Apr; 35(4):669-77. . View in PubMed