Publications directly linked to COBRE funding can also be viewed at the NIH links below. This page may contain additional publications by investigators affiliated with the COBRE.


  • Abousamra, O., Duque Orozco M. D. P., Er M. S., Rogers K. J., Sees J. P., & Miller F. (2017).  Scoliosis in Down’s syndrome. Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B. 26(4), 383-387. PMID: 27548438
  • Abousamra, O., Kandula V., Duker A. L., Rogers K. J., Bober M. B., & Mackenzie W. G. (2017).  Cervical Spine Deformities in Children With Rhizomelic Chondrodysplasia Punctata. Journal of pediatric orthopedics. PMID: 28614284
  • Bayhan, I. A., Abousamra O., Rogers K. J., Bober M. B., Miller F., & Mackenzie W. G. (2017).  Valgus Hip Osteotomy in Children With Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita: Midterm Results. Journal of pediatric orthopedics. PMID: 28141691
  • Bayhan, I. A., Kadhim M., Sees J. P., Nishnianidze T., Rogers K. J., Er M. S., et al. (2017).  Hallux valgus deformity correction without fusion in children with cerebral palsy. Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B. 26(2), 164-171. PMID: 27941531
  • Butchbach, M. E. R. (2017).  SMN1 and SMN2 copy numbers of commercially available spinal muscular atrophy fibroblast and lymphoblastoid cell lines. (Sumner, C J, Pauskhin, S., Ko, C. P., Ed.).Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Disease Mechanisms and Therapy. 431.
  • Gentillon, C., Connell A. J., Kirk R. W., & Butchbach M. E. R. (2017).  The effects of C5-substituted 2,4-diaminoquinazolines on selected transcript expression in spinal muscular atrophy cells. PLoS ONE. 12, e0180657.
  • Shank, T., Eppes M., Hossain J., Gunn M., & Rahman T. (2017).  Outcome Measures with COPM of Children using a Wilmington Robotic Exoskeleton. The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy. 5(1), 
  • Stabley, D. L., Holbrook J., Harris A. W., Swoboda K. J., Crawford T. O., Sol-Church K., et al. (2017).  Establishing a reference dataset for the authentication of spinal muscular atrophy cell lines using STR profiling and digital PCR. Neuromuscular Disorders. 27, 439-446.
  • Torres-Santiago, L., Mauras N., Hossain J., Weltman A. L., & Darmaun D. (2017).  Does oral glutamine improve insulin sensitivity in adolescents with type 1 diabetes?. Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.). 34, 1-6. PMID: 28063503