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Thomas O. Obisesan
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1. Ngwa JS, Fungwe TV, Ntekim O, Allard JS, Johnson SM, Castor C, Graham L, Nadarajah S, Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. Associations of Pulse and Blood Pressure with Hippocampal Volume by APOE and Cognitive Phenotype: The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI). Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2018 Apr 25; 45(1-2):66-78.
2. Graham LA, Ngwa J, Ntekim O, Ogunlana O, Wolday S, Johnson S, Johnson M, Castor C, Fungwe TV, Obisesan TO. Best strategies to recruit and enroll elderly Blacks into clinical and biomedical research. Clin Interv Aging. 2018; 13:43-50.
3. Misiak MM, Hipolito MS, Ressom HW, Obisesan TO, Manaye KF, Nwulia EA. Apo E4 Alleles and Impaired Olfaction as Predictors of Alzheimer's Disease. Clin Exp Psychol. 2017; 3(4).
4. Kurian P, Obisesan TO, Craddock TJA. Oxidative species-induced excitonic transport in tubulin aromatic networks: Potential implications for neurodegenerative disease. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2017 Oct; 175:109-124.
5. Christensen KD, Uhlmann WR, Roberts JS, Linnenbringer E, Whitehouse PJ, Royal CDM, Obisesan TO, Cupples LA, Butson MB, Fasaye GA, Hiraki S, Chen CA, Siebert U, Cook-Deegan R, Green RC. A randomized controlled trial of disclosing genetic risk information for Alzheimer disease via telephone. Genet Med. 2018 Jan; 20(1):132-141.
6. Odeyemi YE, Meda E, Ogundipe F, Russ E, Mehari A, Obisesan T, Gillum RF. Airflow obstruction, cognitive function and mortality in a US national cohort: NHANES-III. Clin Respir J. 2018 Mar; 12(3):1141-1149.
7. Boada M, Anaya F, Ortiz P, Olazarán J, Shua-Haim JR, Obisesan TO, Hernández I, Muñoz J, Buendia M, Alegret M, Lafuente A, Tárraga L, Núñez L, Torres M, Grifols JR, Ferrer I, Lopez OL, Páez A. Efficacy and Safety of Plasma Exchange with 5% Albumin to Modify Cerebrospinal Fluid and Plasma Amyloid-ß Concentrations and Cognition Outcomes in Alzheimer's Disease Patients: A Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trial. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017; 56(1):129-143.
8. Iyalomhe O, Swierczek S, Enwerem N, Chen Y, Adedeji MO, Allard J, Ntekim O, Johnson S, Hughes K, Kurian P, Obisesan TO. The Role of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 in Mild Cognitive Impairment. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2017 Aug; 37(6):969-977.
9. Allard JS, Ntekim O, Johnson SP, Ngwa JS, Bond V, Pinder D, Gillum RF, Fungwe TV, Kwagyan J, Obisesan TO. APOEe4 impacts up-regulation of brain-derived neurotrophic factor after a six-month stretch and aerobic exercise intervention in mild cognitively impaired elderly African Americans: A pilot study. Exp Gerontol. 2017 01; 87(Pt A):129-136.
10. Bond V, Curry BH, Adams RG, Obisesan T, Pemminati S, Gorantla VR, Kadur K, Millis RM. Cardiovascular Responses to an Isometric Handgrip Exercise in Females with Prehypertension. N Am J Med Sci. 2016 Jun; 8(6):243-9.
11. Hamdi A, Al-Zubeidy B, Obirieze A, Rose D, Tran D, Cornwell E, Obisesan T, Hughes K. Lower Extremity Arterial Reconstruction in Octogenarians and Older. Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Jul; 34:171-7.
12. Christensen KD, Roberts JS, Whitehouse PJ, Royal CD, Obisesan TO, Cupples LA, Vernarelli JA, Bhatt DL, Linnenbringer E, Butson MB, Fasaye GA, Uhlmann WR, Hiraki S, Wang N, Cook-Deegan R, Green RC. Disclosing Pleiotropic Effects During Genetic Risk Assessment for Alzheimer Disease: A Randomized Trial. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Feb 02; 164(3):155-63.
13. Ghani M, Reitz C, Cheng R, Vardarajan BN, Jun G, Sato C, Naj A, Rajbhandary R, Wang LS, Valladares O, Lin CF, Larson EB, Graff-Radford NR, Evans D, De Jager PL, Crane PK, Buxbaum JD, Murrell JR, Raj T, Ertekin-Taner N, Logue M, Baldwin CT, Green RC, Barnes LL, Cantwell LB, Fallin MD, Go RC, Griffith PA, Obisesan TO, Manly JJ, Lunetta KL, Kamboh MI, Lopez OL, Bennett DA, Hendrie H, Hall KS, Goate AM, Byrd GS, Kukull WA, Foroud TM, Haines JL, Farrer LA, Pericak-Vance MA, Lee JH, Schellenberg GD, St George-Hyslop P, Mayeux R, Rogaeva E. Association of Long Runs of Homozygosity With Alzheimer Disease Among African American Individuals. JAMA Neurol. 2015 Nov; 72(11):1313-23.
14. Hohman TJ, Cooke-Bailey JN, Reitz C, Jun G, Naj A, Beecham GW, Liu Z, Carney RM, Vance JM, Cuccaro ML, Rajbhandary R, Vardarajan BN, Wang LS, Valladares O, Lin CF, Larson EB, Graff-Radford NR, Evans D, De Jager PL, Crane PK, Buxbaum JD, Murrell JR, Raj T, Ertekin-Taner N, Logue MW, Baldwin CT, Green RC, Barnes LL, Cantwell LB, Fallin MD, Go RC, Griffith P, Obisesan TO, Manly JJ, Lunetta KL, Kamboh MI, Lopez OL, Bennett DA, Hardy J, Hendrie HC, Hall KS, Goate AM, Lang R, Byrd GS, Kukull WA, Foroud TM, Farrer LA, Martin ER, Pericak-Vance MA, Schellenberg GD, Mayeux R, Haines JL, Thornton-Wells TA. Global and local ancestry in African-Americans: Implications for Alzheimer's disease risk. Alzheimers Dement. 2016 Mar; 12(3):233-43.
15. Iyalomhe O, Chen Y, Allard J, Ntekim O, Johnson S, Bond V, Goerlitz D, Li J, Obisesan TO. A standardized randomized 6-month aerobic exercise-training down-regulated pro-inflammatory genes, but up-regulated anti-inflammatory, neuron survival and axon growth-related genes. Exp Gerontol. 2015 Sep; 69:159-69.
16. Green RC, Christensen KD, Cupples LA, Relkin NR, Whitehouse PJ, Royal CD, Obisesan TO, Cook-Deegan R, Linnenbringer E, Butson MB, Fasaye GA, Levinson E, Roberts JS. A randomized noninferiority trial of condensed protocols for genetic risk disclosure of Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimers Dement. 2015 Oct; 11(10):1222-30.
17. Hughes K, Abdulrahman H, Prendergast T, Rose DA, Ongu'ti S, Tran D, Cornwell EE, Obisesan T, Amankwah KS. Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in nonagenarians. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Feb; 29(2):183-8.
18. Rowe JS, Okafor C, Cudjoe T, Obisesan TO, Gillum RF. Alzheimer's disease and other dementia in sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Oct; 62(10):1991-2.
19. Hughes K, Boyd C, Oyetunji T, Tran D, Chang D, Rose D, Siram S, Cornwell E, Obisesan T. Racial/ethnic disparities in revascularization for limb salvage: an analysis of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2014 Jul-Aug; 48(5-6):402-5.
20. Hughes K, Guerrier J, Obirieze A, Ngwang D, Rose D, Tran D, Cornwell E, Obisesan T, Preventza O. Open versus endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms: a Nationwide Inpatient Sample study. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2014 Jul-Aug; 48(5-6):383-7.
21. Hughes K, Seetahal S, Oyetunji T, Rose D, Greene W, Chang D, Cornwell E, Obisesan T. Racial/ethnic disparities in amputation and revascularization: a nationwide inpatient sample study. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2014 Jan; 48(1):34-7.
22. Pinette A, Obisesan TO, Shetty N, Tchiendji CS, Mehari A. Trends in hospitalization associated with Alzheimer's disease in the United States. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Aug; 61(8):1427-8.
23. Hughes K, Jackson JD, Prendergast TI, Rose DA, Bolorunduro O, Obirieze A, Cornwell EE, Greene WR, Obisesan T. Diabetes mellitus is not associated with major morbidity following open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Surg Res. 2013 Oct; 184(2):751-4.
24. Reitz C, Jun G, Naj A, Rajbhandary R, Vardarajan BN, Wang LS, Valladares O, Lin CF, Larson EB, Graff-Radford NR, Evans D, De Jager PL, Crane PK, Buxbaum JD, Murrell JR, Raj T, Ertekin-Taner N, Logue M, Baldwin CT, Green RC, Barnes LL, Cantwell LB, Fallin MD, Go RC, Griffith P, Obisesan TO, Manly JJ, Lunetta KL, Kamboh MI, Lopez OL, Bennett DA, Hendrie H, Hall KS, Goate AM, Byrd GS, Kukull WA, Foroud TM, Haines JL, Farrer LA, Pericak-Vance MA, Schellenberg GD, Mayeux R. Variants in the ATP-binding cassette transporter (ABCA7), apolipoprotein E ?4,and the risk of late-onset Alzheimer disease in African Americans. JAMA. 2013 Apr 10; 309(14):1483-92.
25. Hughes K, Cubangbang M, Blackman K, Bolorunduro O, Rose DA, Cornwell EE, Greene WR, Obisesan T. Upper extremity bypass for chronic ischemia--a national surgical quality improvement program study database study. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2013 Apr; 47(3):192-4.
26. Naqvi A, Gillum RF, Kwagyan J, Obisesan TO. Serum vitamin status profile and cognitive function in a national sample of older americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Dec; 60(12):2374-5.
27. Obisesan TO. Among elderly men, feelings of loneliness are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions. Evid Based Nurs. 2013 Apr; 16(2):66-7.
28. Gillum RF, Mehari A, Curry B, Obisesan TO. Racial and geographic variation in coronary heart disease mortality trends. BMC Public Health. 2012 Jun 06; 12:410.
29. Obisesan TO, Gillum RF, Johnson S, Umar N, Williams D, Bond V, Kwagyan J. Neuroprotection and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease: role of cardiovascular disease risk factors, implications for dementia rates, and prevention with aerobic exercise in african americans. Int J Alzheimers Dis. 2012; 2012:568382.
30. Bakken TE, Roddey JC, Djurovic S, Akshoomoff N, Amaral DG, Bloss CS, Casey BJ, Chang L, Ernst TM, Gruen JR, Jernigan TL, Kaufmann WE, Kenet T, Kennedy DN, Kuperman JM, Murray SS, Sowell ER, Rimol LM, Mattingsdal M, Melle I, Agartz I, Andreassen OA, Schork NJ, Dale AM. Association of common genetic variants in GPCPD1 with scaling of visual cortical surface area in humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Mar 06; 109(10):3985-90.
31. Obisesan TO, Umar N, Paluvoi N, Gillum RF. Association of leisure-time physical activity with cognition by apolipoprotein-E genotype in persons aged 60 years and over: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES-III). Clin Interv Aging. 2012; 7:35-43.
32. Logue MW, Schu M, Vardarajan BN, Buros J, Green RC, Go RC, Griffith P, Obisesan TO, Shatz R, Borenstein A, Cupples LA, Lunetta KL, Fallin MD, Baldwin CT, Farrer LA. A comprehensive genetic association study of Alzheimer disease in African Americans. Arch Neurol. 2011 Dec; 68(12):1569-79.
33. Umar N, Aliyu MH, Otado J, Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. Ethnic-based differences in the association of self-perceived health status and doctor's office utilization: Longitudinal Study on Aging. Clin Interv Aging. 2011; 6:295-301.
34. Hurko O, Black SE, Doody R, Doraiswamy PM, Gamst A, Kaye J, Obisesan TO, Rusinek H, Scharre D, Sperling R, Weiner MW, Green RC. The ADNI Publication Policy: commensurate recognition of critical contributors who are not authors. Neuroimage. 2012 Feb 15; 59(4):4196-200.
35. Gillum RF, Kwagyan J, Obisesan TO. Ethnic and geographic variation in stroke mortality trends. Stroke. 2011 Nov; 42(11):3294-6.
36. Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. Differences in mortality associated with dementia in U.S. blacks and whites. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Oct; 59(10):1823-8.
37. Gillum RF, Kwagyan J, Obisesan TO. Smoking, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011 09; 8(9):3628-36.
38. Akinleye I, Roberts JS, Royal CD, Linnenbringer E, Obisesan TO, Fasaye GA, Green RC. Differences between African American and White research volunteers in their attitudes, beliefs and knowledge regarding genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease. J Genet Couns. 2011 Dec; 20(6):650-9.
39. Gillum RF, Yorrick R, Obisesan TO. Population surveillance of dementia mortality. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011 04; 8(4):1244-57.
40. Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort. Lipids Health Dis. 2011 Jan 28; 10:26.
41. Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. Living with companion animals, physical activity and mortality in a U.S. national cohort. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2010 06; 7(6):2452-9.
42. Lockard MM, Witkowski S, Jenkins NT, Spangenburg EE, Obisesan TO, Hagberg JM. Thrombin and exercise similarly influence expression of cell cycle genes in cultured putative endothelial progenitor cells. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010 Jun; 108(6):1682-90.
43. Gillum RF, Obisesan TO. Physical activity, cognitive function, and mortality in a US national cohort. Ann Epidemiol. 2010 Apr; 20(4):251-7.
44. Witkowski S, Lockard MM, Jenkins NT, Obisesan TO, Spangenburg EE, Hagberg JM. Relationship between circulating progenitor cells, vascular function and oxidative stress with long-term training and short-term detraining in older men. Clin Sci (Lond). 2010 Feb; 118(4):303-11.
45. Gillum RF, Jarrett N, Obisesan TO. Access to health care and religion among young American men. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2009 12; 6(12):3225-34.
46. Obisesan TO, Gillum RF. Cognitive function, social integration and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study of older adults. BMC Geriatr. 2009 Jul 28; 9:33.
47. Obisesan TO. Hypertension and cognitive function. Clin Geriatr Med. 2009 May; 25(2):259-88.
48. Gillum F, Obisesan TO, Jarrett NC. Smokeless tobacco use and religiousness. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2009 01; 6(1):225-31.
49. Obisesan TO, Ferrell RE, Goldberg AP, Phares DA, Ellis TJ, Hagberg JM. APOE genotype affects black-white responses of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol subspecies to aerobic exercise training. Metabolism. 2008 Dec; 57(12):1669-76.
50. Christensen KD, Roberts JS, Royal CD, Fasaye GA, Obisesan T, Cupples LA, Whitehouse PJ, Butson MB, Linnenbringer E, Relkin NR, Farrer L, Cook-Deegan R, Green RC. Incorporating ethnicity into genetic risk assessment for Alzheimer disease: the REVEAL study experience. Genet Med. 2008 Mar; 10(3):207-14.
51. Gillum RF, King DE, Obisesan TO, Koenig HG. Frequency of attendance at religious services and mortality in a U.S. national cohort. Ann Epidemiol. 2008 Feb; 18(2):124-9.
52. Obisesan TO, Obisesan OA, Martins S, Alamgir L, Bond V, Maxwell C, Gillum RF. High blood pressure, hypertension, and high pulse pressure are associated with poorer cognitive function in persons aged 60 and older: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Mar; 56(3):501-9.
53. Jones JM, Dowling TC, Park JJ, Phares DA, Park JY, Obisesan TO, Brown MD. Differential aerobic exercise-induced changes in plasma aldosterone between African Americans and Caucasians. Exp Physiol. 2007 Sep; 92(5):871-9.
54. Enweze L, Oke LM, Thompson T, Obisesan TO, Blakely R, Adams RG, Millis RM, Khan M, Banks M, Bond V. Acute exercise and postexercise blood pressure in African American women. Ethn Dis. 2007; 17(4):664-8.
55. Obisesan TO, Leeuwenburgh C, Ferrell RE, Phares DA, McKenzie JA, Prior SJ, Hagberg JM. C-reactive protein genotype affects exercise training-induced changes in insulin sensitivity. Metabolism. 2006 Apr; 55(4):453-60.
56. Jones JM, Park JJ, Johnson J, Vizcaino D, Hand B, Ferrell R, Weir M, Dowling T, Obisesan T, Brown M. Renin-angiotensin system genes and exercise training-induced changes in sodium excretion in African American hypertensives. Ethn Dis. 2006; 16(3):666-74.
57. Obisesan T, Livingston I, Trulear HD, Gillum F. Frequency of attendance at religious services, cardiovascular disease, metabolic risk factors and dietary intake in Americans: an age-stratified exploratory analysis. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2006; 36(4):435-48.
58. Obisesan TO, Aliyu MH, Bond V, Adams RG, Akomolafe A, Rotimi CN. Ethnic and age-related fat free mass loss in older Americans: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). BMC Public Health. 2005 Apr 19; 5:41.
59. Bond V, Millis RM, Adams RG, Oke LM, Enweze L, Blakely R, Banks M, Thompson T, Obisesan T, Sween JC. Attenuation of exaggerated exercise blood pressure response in African-American women by regular aerobic physical activity. Ethn Dis. 2005; 15(4 Suppl 5):S5-10-3.
60. Obisesan TO, Aliyu MH, Adediran AS, Bond V, Maxwell CJ, Rotimi CN. Correlates of serum lipoprotein (A) in children and adolescents in the United States. The third National Health Nutrition and Examination Survey (NHANES-III). Lipids Health Dis. 2004 Dec 16; 3:29.
61. Bond V, Millis RM, Adams RG, Williams D, Obisesan TO, Oke LM, Blakely R, Vaccaro P, Franks BD, Neita M, Davis GC, Lewis-Jack O, Dotson CO. Normal exercise blood pressure response in African-American women with parental history of hypertension. Am J Med Sci. 2004 Aug; 328(2):78-83.
62. Obisesan TO, Leeuwenburgh C, Phillips T, Ferrell RE, Phares DA, Prior SJ, Hagberg JM. C-reactive protein genotypes affect baseline, but not exercise training-induced changes, in C-reactive protein levels. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2004 Oct; 24(10):1874-9.
63. Randall OS, Retta TM, Kwagyan J, Gordeuk VR, Xu S, Maqbool AR, Ketete M, Obisesan TO. Obese African Americans: the prevalence of dyslipidemia, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus. Ethn Dis. 2004; 14(3):384-8.
64. Aliyu MH, Adediran AS, Obisesan TO. Predictors of hospital admissions in the elderly: analysis of data from the Longitudinal Study on Aging. J Natl Med Assoc. 2003 Dec; 95(12):1158-67.
65. Bond V, Stephens Q, Adams RG, Vaccaro P, Demeersman R, Williams D, Obisesan TO, Franks BD, Oke LM, Coleman B, Blakely R, Millis RM. Aerobic exercise attenuates an exaggerated exercise blood pressure response in normotensive young adult African-American men. Blood Press. 2002; 11(4):229-34.
66. Bond V, Adams RG, Vaccaro P, Blakely R, Franks BD, Williams D, Obisesan TO, Millis R. Physical activity and blood pressure responsiveness to the cold pressor test in normotensive young adult African-American males. Ethn Dis. 2001 Spring-Summer; 11(2):217-23.
67. Obisesan TO, Vargas CM, Gillum RF. Geographic variation in stroke risk in the United States. Region, urbanization, and hypertension in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Stroke. 2000 Jan; 31(1):19-25.
68. Vargas CM, Obisesan T, Gillum RF. Association of serum albumin concentration, serum ionized calcium concentration, and blood pressure in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Clin Epidemiol. 1998 Sep; 51(9):739-46.
69. Obisesan TO, Hirsch R, Kosoko O, Carlson L, Parrott M. Moderate wine consumption is associated with decreased odds of developing age-related macular degeneration in NHANES-1. J Am Geriatr Soc. 1998 Jan; 46(1):1-7.
70. Obisesan TO, Toth MJ, Ades PA, Poehlman ET. Central markers of body fat distribution are important predictors of plasma lipids in elderly men and women. Exp Gerontol. 1997 Nov-Dec; 32(6):643-51.
71. Obisesan TO, Toth MJ, Poehlman ET. Prediction of resting energy needs in older men with heart failure. Eur J Clin Nutr. 1997 Oct; 51(10):678-81.
72. Obisesan TO, Toth MJ, Donaldson K, Gottlieb SS, Fisher ML, Vaitekevicius P, Poehlman ET. Energy expenditure and symptom severity in men with heart failure. Am J Cardiol. 1996 Jun 01; 77(14):1250-2.

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