Publications

Below is a list of publications and abstracts from our research group, starting with the most recent.

Publications
1. Mulder DJ, Noble AJ, Justinich CJ, Duffin JM. A tale of two diseases: The history of inflammatory bowel disease. J Crohns Colitis. Accepted Sept 7th, 2013.

2. Mulder DJ, Hurlbut DJ, Noble AJ, Justinich CJ. Clinical features distinguish eosinophilic and reflux-induced esophagitis: an age-matched, case-controlled study and a novel scoring system. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Mar;56(3):257-262.

3. Mulder DJ, Mak N, Hurlbut DJ, Justinich CJ. Atopic and nonatopic eosinophilic esophagitis is distinguished by IgE-bearing intraepithelial mast cells. Histopath. 2012 Nov;61(5):810-822.

4. Mulder DJ, Lobo D, Mak N, Justinich CJ. Expression of toll-like receptors 2 and 3 on esophageal epithelial cell lines and on eosinophils during esophagitis. Dig Dis Sci. 2012 Mar;57(3):630-642.

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Mulder DJ, Hookey LC, Hurlbut DJ, Justinich CJ. The Impact of Crohn's Disease on Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Evidence for an Altered Th1-Th2 Immune Response. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2011 Aug;53(2):213-215.

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Mulder DJ, Justinich CJ. Understanding Eosinophilic Esophagitis: The Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of an Emerging Disease. Mucosal Immunol 2011 Mar;4(2):139-147.

7. Mulder DJ, Pooni A, Mak N, Hurlbut DJ, Basta S, Justinich CJ. Antigen Presentation and MHC Class II Expression by Human Esophageal Epithelial Cells: Role in Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Am J Pathol, 2011 Feb;178(2):744-753.

8. Mulder DJ, Hookey LC, Justinich CJ. Gone Fishin': A Surprising Finding While Investigating Possible Eosinophilic Esophagitis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 2010 Oct;51(4):377.

9. Gander S, Mulder DJ, Jones S, Ricketts JD, Soboleski DA, Justinich CJ. Recurrent Abdominal Pain and Weight Loss in an Adolescent: Celiac Artery Compression Syndrome. Can J Gastroenterol, 2010 Feb;24(2):91-3.

10. Mulder DJ, Justinich CJ. B Cells, IgE and Mechanisms of Type I Hypersensitivity in Eosinophilic Oesophagitis. Gut, 2010 Jan;59:6-7.

11. Mulder DJ, Gander S, Hurlbut DJ, Soboleski DA, Smith RG, Justinich CJ. Multiple squamous hyperplastic-fibrous inflammatory polyps of the esophagus: A new feature of eosinophilic esophagitis? J Clin Pathol, 2009 Sep;62(9):845-846.

12. Mulder DJ, Pacheco I, Mak N, Furuta GT, MacLeod RJ, Justinich CJ. FGF9-induced proliferative response to eosinophilic inflammation in esophagitis. Gut, 2009 Feb;58(2):166-73.

13. Justinich CJ, Mak N, Pacheco I, Mulder DJ, Wells RW, Blennerhassett MG, MacLeod RJ. The extracellular calcium-sensing receptor (CaSR) on human esophagus and evidence of expression of the CaSR on the esophageal epithelial cell line (HET-1A). Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol, 2008 Jan;294(1):G120-9.

14. Furuta GT, Liacouras CA, Collins MH, Gupta SK, Justinich C, Putnam PE, Bonis P, Hassall E, Straumann A, Rothenberg ME, First International Gastrointestinal Eosinophil Research Symposium (FIGERS) Subcommittees. Eosinophilic esophagitis in children and adults: a systematic review and consensus recommendations for diagnosis and treatment. Gastroenterology, 2007 Oct;133(4):1342-63.

15. Mattei P, Alonso M, Justinich CJ. Laparoscopic repair of colon perforation after colonoscopy in children: report of 2 cases and review of the literature. J Pediatr Surg, 2005 Oct;40(10):1651-3.


Abstracts and Conference Presentations
1. Justinich CJ, Hurlbut DJ, Mulder DJ. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 2010 Annual Meeting Abstract: "A Unique Canadian Experience with Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Clinical, Endoscopic and Histologic Features" Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (2010).

2. Mulder DJ, Hurlbut DJ, Justinich CJ. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 2010 Annual Meeting Abstract: "Pathologic Characteristics and Major Histocompatibility Complex Class II Expression in Pediatric Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis" Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (2010).

3. Mulder DJ, Hurlbut DJ, Justinich CJ. Topics in Gastroenterology Research 2009 Abstract: "Pieces of the puzzle: Connecting the clinical, endoscopic and histologic features of eosinophilic esophagitis"

4. Mulder DJ, Hurlbut DJ, Justinich CJ. Queen's Health Science Research Day 2009: "Pathologic Characteristics and Major Histocompatibility Complex Class II Expression in Pediatric Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis" Queen's Health Science Journal (2009). Poster Award.

5. Pooni A, Mulder DJ, Mak N, Basta S, Justinich C. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting 2008: "Class II antigen expression in esophageal epithelial cells: a role in eosinophilic esophagitis?" Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (2008). 121(2):A49.

6. Mulder DJ, Mak N, MacLeod RJ, Pacheco I, Justinich CJ. Canadian Digestive Disease Week (CDDW) 2008: "The role of fibroblast growth factor 9 (FGF9) in esophagitis." The Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology (2008). 22(SA):169A.

7. Wan W, Mak N, Mulder DJ, Justinich CJ. Canadian Digestive Disease Week (CDDW) 2008: "Characterization of nerve growth factor (NGF) in esophageal epithelium." The Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology (2008). 22(SA):169A.

8. Begum-Hasan J, Justinich CJ. The Endocrine Society's 90th Annual Meeting 2008: "Clustering of Autoimmune Disorders in Autism: A Case Report."

9. Justinich CJ, Mak N, Blenerhassett M, Ropeleski MJ, Pacheco I, MacLeod RJ. Canadian Digestive Disease Week (CDDW) 2006: "Acid Sensing By Esophageal Epithelium: Expression and Function of Capsaicin Receptor TRPV1 in Esophageal Epithelial Cell Line (HET 1A) and in Human Esophagus."

10. Justinich CJ, Mak N, Kalafus DA, Wells R, Spencer C, Blenerhassett M, MacLeod RJ. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2005: "Functional expression of the extracellular calcium-sensing receptor (CaR) on an esophageal epithelial cell line (HETA-1A) and inhuman esophagus."

11. Hiram-Karasmanis, R, Justinich CJ, Poenaru D, Soboleski D, Smith RG. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2005: "Severe Abdominal Pain and Induration in Henoch-Schonlein Purpura Secondary to Abdominal Wall Involvement."

12. Justinich CJ, Jones S, Depew W, Ricketts J, Gander S, Soboleski D. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2005: "Celiac Artery Compression Syndrome: A Rare Cause of Recurrent Abdominal Pain."

13. Justinich CJ, Gander S, Smith RG, Soboleski D, Hurlbut D. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2005: "Multiple Squamous Hyperplastic-Inflammatory Polyps of the Esophagus: A New Feature of Eosinophilic Esophagitis."

14. Canapari C., Justinich CJ. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2003: "Motion Sickness in Children."

15. Brill H, Justinich CJ, Tsai E, Onyett H, Dexter D. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2003: "Herpes Esophagitis Mimicking Caustic Ingestion."