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High prevalence of hepatic fibrosis, measured by Elastography, in a Population-based study of Mexican Americans.

Watt GP, Lee M, Pan JJ, Fallon MB, Loomba R, Beretta L, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Jun 11. pii: S1542-3565(18)30599-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2018.05.046. [Epub ahead of print]


Telomerase reverse transcriptase mutations in plasma DNA in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma or cirrhosis: Prevalence and risk factors.

Jiao J, Watt GP, Stevenson HL, Calderone TL, Fisher-Hoch SP, Ye Y, Wu X, Vierling JM, Beretta L.

Hepatol Commun. 2018 Apr 27;2(6):718-731. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1187. eCollection 2018 Jun.


Glycemic Control and Bone Turnover in Older Mexican Americans with Type 2 Diabetes.

Rianon NJ, Smith SM, Lee M, Pervin H, Musgrave P, Watt GP, Nader S, Khosla S, Ambrose CG, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Osteoporos. 2018 May 13;2018:7153021. doi: 10.1155/2018/7153021. eCollection 2018.


Mexican American and South Asian population-based cohorts reveal high prevalence of type 2 diabetes and crucial differences in metabolic phenotypes.

Watt GP, Fisher-Hoch SP, Rahbar MH, McCormick JB, Lee M, Choh AC, Thanikachalam S, Thanikachalam M.

BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2018 Mar 20;6(1):e000436. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2017-000436. eCollection 2018.


Transition from pre-diabetes to diabetes and predictors of risk in Mexican-Americans.

Wu S, McCormick JB, Curran JE, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2017 Dec 6;10:491-503. doi: 10.2147/DMSO.S136368. eCollection 2017.


Prevalence of Aflatoxin-Associated TP53R249S Mutation in Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Hispanics in South Texas.

Jiao J, Niu W, Wang Y, Baggerly K, Ye Y, Wu X, Davenport D, Almeda JL, Betancourt-Garcia MM, Forse RA, Stevenson HL, Watt GP, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP, Beretta L.

Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2018 Feb;11(2):103-112. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-17-0235-AT. Epub 2017 Oct 31.


Frequency of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Subclinical Atherosclerosis Among Young Mexican Americans.

Gill C, Vatcheva KP, Pan JJ, Smulevitz B, McPherson DD, Fallon M, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP, Laing ST.

Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 1;119(11):1717-1722. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.03.010. Epub 2017 Mar 16.


The Precarious Health of Young Mexican American Men in South Texas, Cameron County Hispanic Cohort, 2004-2015.

Watt GP, Vatcheva KP, Griffith DM, Reininger BM, Beretta L, Fallon MB, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Prev Chronic Dis. 2016 Aug 25;13:E113. doi: 10.5888/pcd13.160020.


Recommended Levels of Physical Activity Are Associated with Reduced Risk of the Metabolic Syndrome in Mexican-Americans.

Wu S, Fisher-Hoch SP, Reininger B, McCormick JB.

PLoS One. 2016 Apr 7;11(4):e0152896. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152896. eCollection 2016.


Cirrhosis and Advanced Fibrosis in Hispanics in Texas: The Dominant Contribution of Central Obesity.

Jiao J, Watt GP, Lee M, Rahbar MH, Vatcheva KP, Pan JJ, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP, Fallon MB, Beretta L.

PLoS One. 2016 Mar 7;11(3):e0150978. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150978. eCollection 2016.


Liver and Other Gastrointestinal Cancers Are Frequent in Mexican Americans.

Garza AL, Vatcheva KP, Pan JJ, Rahbar MH, Fallon MB, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2016 Mar;3(1):1-10. doi: 10.1007/s40615-015-0104-0. Epub 2015 Mar 28.


Metabolic Health Has Greater Impact on Diabetes than Simple Overweight/Obesity in Mexican Americans.

Wu S, Fisher-Hoch SP, Reninger B, Vatcheva K, McCormick JB.

J Diabetes Res. 2016;2016:4094876. doi: 10.1155/2016/4094876. Epub 2016 Jan 10.


Meeting or Exceeding Physical Activity Guidelines is Associated with Reduced Risk for Cancer in Mexican-Americans.

Wu S, Fisher-Hoch SP, Reninger B, McCormick JB.

Am J Cancer Prev. 2016;4(1):1-7. doi: 10.12691/ajcp-4-1-1. Epub 2016 Jan 29.


Depression, obesity, and metabolic syndrome: prevalence and risks of comorbidity in a population-based representative sample of Mexican Americans.

Olvera RL, Williamson DE, Fisher-Hoch SP, Vatcheva KP, McCormick JB.

J Clin Psychiatry. 2015 Oct;76(10):e1300-5. doi: 10.4088/JCP.14m09118.


Depression in Mexican Americans with diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes.

Olvera RL, Fisher-Hoch SP, Williamson DE, Vatcheva KP, McCormick JB.

Psychol Med. 2016 Feb;46(3):637-46. doi: 10.1017/S0033291715002160. Epub 2015 Oct 29.



Vatcheva KP, Fisher-Hoch SP, Rahbar MH, Lee M, Olvera RL, Mccormick JB.

Diabetes Res. 2015 Sep;1(4):103-112. doi: 10.17140/DROJ-1-117. Epub 2015 Sep 23.


Undiagnosed Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes in Health Disparities.

Fisher-Hoch SP, Vatcheva KP, Rahbar MH, McCormick JB.

PLoS One. 2015 Jul 17;10(7):e0133135. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0133135. eCollection 2015.


Anxiety, depression and smoking status among adults of Mexican heritage on the Texas-Mexico Border.

Wilkinson AV, Vatcheva KP, Pérez A, Reininger BM, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Hisp J Behav Sci. 2014 Aug;36(3):316-328.


Demographic, psychosocial, and genetic risk associated with smokeless tobacco use among Mexican heritage youth.

Wilkinson AV, Koehly LM, Vandewater EA, Yu RK, Fisher-Hoch SP, Prokhorov AV, Kohl HW, Spitz MR, Shete S.

BMC Med Genet. 2015 Jun 26;16:43. doi: 10.1186/s12881-015-0188-8.


Hepatitis C virus in Mexican Americans: a population-based study reveals relatively high prevalence and negative association with diabetes.

Watt GP, Vatcheva KP, Beretta L, Pan JJ, Fallon MB, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Epidemiol Infect. 2016 Jan;144(2):297-305. doi: 10.1017/S0950268815001247. Epub 2015 Jun 19.


Non-communicable diseases and preventive health behaviors: a comparison of Hispanics nationally and those living along the US-Mexico border.

Reininger BM, Wang J, Fisher-Hoch SP, Boutte A, Vatcheva K, McCormick JB.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Jun 19;15:564. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1850-y.


Burden of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and advanced fibrosis in a Texas Hispanic community cohort.

Pan JJ, Fisher-Hoch SP, Chen C, Feldstein AE, McCormick JB, Rahbar MH, Beretta L, Fallon MB.

World J Hepatol. 2015 Jun 18;7(11):1586-94. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i11.1586.


Subclinical atherosclerosis and obesity phenotypes among Mexican Americans.

Laing ST, Smulevitz B, Vatcheva KP, Rahbar MH, Reininger B, McPherson DD, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Mar 18;4(3):e001540. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.114.001540.


16S gut community of the Cameron County Hispanic Cohort.

Ross MC, Muzny DM, McCormick JB, Gibbs RA, Fisher-Hoch SP, Petrosino JF.

Microbiome. 2015 Mar 6;3:7. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0072-y. eCollection 2015.


Community-based assessment of surgical symptoms in a low-income urban population.

Samad L, Jawed F, Sajun SZ, Baig-Ansari N, Lotia-Farrukh I, Khan FS, Khan AJ, Fisher-Hoch SP.

World J Surg. 2015 Mar;39(3):677-85. doi: 10.1007/s00268-014-2850-2.


The association of depression and anxiety with glycemic control among Mexican Americans with diabetes living near the U.S.-Mexico border.

Kendzor DE, Chen M, Reininger BM, Businelle MS, Stewart DW, Fisher-Hoch SP, Rentfro AR, Wetter DW, McCormick JB.

BMC Public Health. 2014 Feb 18;14:176. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-176.


Contribution of occupation to high doses of light-intensity activity and cardiovascular risk factors among Mexican American adults.

Gay JL, Kohl HW 3rd, Salinas JJ, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Phys Act Health. 2014 Sep;11(7):1342-9. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2012-0174. Epub 2013 Dec 20.


Biomarker measurements of prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB) in umbilical cord blood from postpartum Hispanic women in Brownsville, Texas.

Sexton K, Salinas JJ, McDonald TJ, Gowen RM, Miller RP, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2013;76(22):1225-35. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2013.848744.


Meeting physical activity guidelines is associated with lower allostatic load and inflammation in Mexican Americans.

Gay JL, Salinas JJ, Buchner DM, Mirza S, Kohl HW 3rd, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB.

J Immigr Minor Health. 2015 Apr;17(2):574-81. doi: 10.1007/s10903-013-9950-1.


Obesity, diabetes and pneumonia: the menacing interface of non-communicable and infectious diseases.

Fisher-Hoch SP, Mathews CE, McCormick JB.

Trop Med Int Health. 2013 Dec;18(12):1510-9. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12206. Epub 2013 Oct 15. Review.


Impaired CD4+ and T-helper 17 cell memory response to Streptococcus pneumoniae is associated with elevated glucose and percent glycated hemoglobin A1c in Mexican Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Martinez PJ, Mathews C, Actor JK, Hwang SA, Brown EL, De Santiago HK, Fisher Hoch SP, McCormick JB, Mirza S.

Transl Res. 2014 Jan;163(1):53-63. doi: 10.1016/j.trsl.2013.07.005. Epub 2013 Aug 5.


Ears of the Armadillo: Global Health Research and Neglected Diseases in Texas.

Andrus J, Bottazzi ME, Chow J, Goraleski KA, Fisher-Hoch SP, Lambuth JK, Lee BY, Margolis HS, McCormick JB, Melby P, Murray KO, Rico-Hesse R, Valenzuela JG, Hotez PJ.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Jun 27;7(6):e2021. Print 2013 Jun. No abstract available.



Queen SR, Smulevitz B, Rentfro AR, Vatcheva KP, Kim H, McPherson DD, Hanis CL, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB, Laing ST.

World J Cardiovasc Dis. 2012 Apr;2(2):50-56.


The burden of non-communicable disease in transition communities in an Asian megacity: baseline findings from a cohort study in Karachi, Pakistan.

Khan FS, Lotia-Farrukh I, Khan AJ, Siddiqui ST, Sajun SZ, Malik AA, Burfat A, Arshad MH, Codlin AJ, Reininger BM, McCormick JB, Afridi N, Fisher-Hoch SP.

PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56008. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056008. Epub 2013 Feb 13.


Biomarkers of maternal and fetal exposure to organochlorine pesticides measured in pregnant Hispanic women from Brownsville, Texas.

Sexton K, Salinas JJ, McDonald TJ, Gowen RM, Miller RP, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2013 Jan 11;10(1):237-48. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10010237.


Region of birth and cardiovascular disease in Mexican Americans living in the Texas-Mexico border.

Salinas JJ, Abdelbary B, Castellanos S, Rentfro A, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick J.

Hisp Health Care Int. 2013;11(1):21-30. doi: 10.1891/1540-4153.11.1.21.


Persisting role of healthcare settings in hepatitis C transmission in Pakistan: cause for concern.

Ver Hoeve E, Codlin AJ, Jawed F, Khan AJ, Samad L, Vatcheva KM, Fallon MB, Ali M, Niaz SK, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Epidemiol Infect. 2013 Sep;141(9):1831-9. doi: 10.1017/S0950268812002312. Epub 2012 Nov 1.


Socio-ecological influences on health-care access and navigation among persons of Mexican descent living on the U.S./Mexico border.

Reininger BM, Barroso CS, Mitchell-Bennett L, Chavez M, Fernandez ME, Cantu E, Smith KL, Fisher-Hoch SP.

J Immigr Minor Health. 2014 Apr;16(2):218-28. doi: 10.1007/s10903-012-9714-3.


Population-based risk factors for elevated alanine aminotransferase in a South Texas Mexican-American population.

Qu HQ, Li Q, Grove ML, Lu Y, Pan JJ, Rentfro AR, Bickel PE, Fallon MB, Hanis CL, Boerwinkle E, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Arch Med Res. 2012 Aug;43(6):482-8. doi: 10.1016/j.arcmed.2012.08.005. Epub 2012 Sep 5.


Ancestral effect on HOMA-IR levels quantitated in an American population of Mexican origin.

Qu HQ, Li Q, Lu Y, Hanis CL, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB.

Diabetes Care. 2012 Dec;35(12):2591-3. doi: 10.2337/dc12-0636. Epub 2012 Aug 13.


PNPLA3 polymorphisms and liver aminotransferase levels in a Mexican American population.

Li Q, Qu HQ, Rentfro AR, Grove ML, Mirza S, Lu Y, Hanis CL, Fallon MB, Boerwinkle E, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB.

Clin Invest Med. 2012 Aug 4;35(4):E237-45.


Missed opportunities for diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, hypertension, and hypercholesterolemia in a Mexican American population, Cameron County Hispanic Cohort, 2003-2008.

Fisher-Hoch SP, Vatcheva KP, Laing ST, Hossain MM, Rahbar MH, Hanis CL, Brown HS 3rd, Rentfro AR, Reininger BM, McCormick JB.

Prev Chronic Dis. 2012;9:110298. doi: 10.5888/pcd9.110298.


Impaired function of antibodies to pneumococcal surface protein A but not to capsular polysaccharide in Mexican American adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Mathews CE, Brown EL, Martinez PJ, Bagaria U, Nahm MH, Burton RL, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB, Mirza S.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2012 Sep;19(9):1360-9. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00268-12. Epub 2012 Jul 3.


High prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis by carotid ultrasound among Mexican Americans: discordance with 10-year risk assessment using the Framingham risk score.

Laing ST, Smulevitz B, Vatcheva KP, Rentfro AR, McPherson DD, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB.

Echocardiography. 2012 Nov;29(10):1224-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2012.01774.x. Epub 2012 Jul 2.


Translational genomic medicine: common metabolic traits and ancestral components of Mexican Americans.

Qu HQ, Li Q, Lu Y, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB.

J Med Genet. 2012 Aug;49(8):544-5. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2012-100966. Epub 2012 Jun 20. No abstract available.


Ancestry informative marker set for han chinese population.

Qu HQ, Li Q, Xu S, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP, Xiong M, Qian J, Jin L.

G3 (Bethesda). 2012 Mar;2(3):339-41. doi: 10.1534/g3.112.001941. Epub 2012 Mar 1.


Host susceptibility to tuberculosis: insights from a longitudinal study of gene expression in diabetes.

Qu HQ, Rentfro AR, Lu Y, Nair S, Hanis CL, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2012;16(3):370-2. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.11.0536. Epub 2012 Jan 5.


Rapid DNA extraction for specific detection and quantitation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA in sputum specimens using Taqman assays.

Gomez DI, Mullin CS, Mora-Guzmán F, Crespo-Solis JG, Fisher-Hoch SP, McCormick JB, Restrepo BI.

Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2011 Dec;91 Suppl 1:S43-8. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2011 Nov 15.


Type 2-diabetes is associated with elevated levels of TNF-alpha, IL-6 and adiponectin and low levels of leptin in a population of Mexican Americans: a cross-sectional study.

Mirza S, Hossain M, Mathews C, Martinez P, Pino P, Gay JL, Rentfro A, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP.

Cytokine. 2012 Jan;57(1):136-42. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2011.09.029. Epub 2011 Oct 28.


Diabetes and tuberculosis: a twenty-first century plague?

Fisher-Hoch SP.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Nov;15(11):1422. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.11.0606. No abstract available.


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