Representative Publications

  1. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Pifer, S 2003. Gender Verification: Determination of the Status Quo. IDISEEP Proceedings.
  2. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Nguyen, P., and Phillips, J. L 2002. Exposure of Drosophila Embryonic Cells to a 60Hz Sinusoidal Magnetic Field: Effect on Teratogenesis and Heat Shock Protein 70 Expression. Alternatives in Animal Testing. Vol 3.
  3. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Huh, K. W., Hopkins, K., and Chun, T-W. 1998. Induction of low molecular weight heat shock proteins on Drosophila and human embryonic lineage cells after teratogens exposure. In Salem and Katz's "Advances in Animal Alternatives for Safety and Efficacy Testing" .
  4. Koundakjian, E. J., Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Haggren, W., Adey, W. R., and Phillips, J. L. 1996. Exposure of Drosophila melanogaster embryonic cell cultures to 60 Hz sinusoidal magnetic fields: Expression of heat shock proteins 23 and 27. In Vitro Toxicology 3:281-289.
  5. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Nguyen, P., and Phillips, J. L. 1995. Exposure of Drosophila cells to a 60 Hz sinusoidal magnetic field: Effect on teratogenesis and heat shock protein 70 expressions. Alternative Methods in Toxicology 11:153:159.
  6. Nguyen, P., Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Haggren, W., Adey, W. R. and Phillips, J. L.. 1995. Exposure of Drosophila melanogaster Embryonic Cell Cultures of 60 Hz Sinusoidal Magnetic Fields: Assessment of Potential Teratogenic Effects. Teratology 51:273-277.
  7. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. 1994. Teratogen detection assay using fruit fly embryos. Humane Innovations and Alternatives. 8:630-634.
  8. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Hopkins, K., Teigen, J., and Chun, T W., 1993. Induction of low molecular weight heat shock proteins in Drosophila: contributors to normal development or to teratogenesis? Europ. Dros Res. Conf. 13:113.
  9. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Nugyen, P., Haggren, W., Adey, W. R., and Phillips, J. L. 1993. Teratogenic response of Drosophila embryonic cells to 60 Hz magnetic field exposure with and without chemical teratogens. Europ. Dros. Res. Conf. 13.
  10. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Hopkins, K., and Wang, B. 1993. Evaluating teratogen exposure utilizing cDNA. Alternative Methods in Toxicology 9:226.
  11. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. Flores, J. and Buzin, C. 1990. Differential expression of heat shock proteins in Drosophila embryonic cells following metal ion exposure. Experimental Cell Research 189:177-182.
  12. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. 1990. Drosophila melanogaster embryo cultures: An in vitro teratogen assay. ATLA 18:291-300.
  13. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., Ananthan-Nair, J., and Voellmy, R. 1990. Detection of teratogens by utilization of -galactosidase reporter gene technology. Teratology 41:539.
  14. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. 1990. Drosophila melanogaster embryo cultures: an in vitro teratogen assay. ATLA, 18:291-300.
  15. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N., C. Buzin, and J. Flores. Differential expression of heat shock proteins in Drosophila embryonic cells following metal ion exposure. Experimental Cell Research, 189:177-182.
  16. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. 1987. Altered differentiation and induction of heat shock proteins in Drosophila embryonic cells associated with teratogen treatment. Banbury Reports 26: 3-16.
  17. Salvaterra, P. M., N. Bournias-Vardiabasis, T. Nair, G. Hou and C. Lieu. 1987. In vitro neuronal differentiation of Drosophila embryo cells. J. Neurosci. 7: 10-22.
  18. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. and J. C. Flores. 1986. Response of Drosophila melanogaster embryonic cells to tumor promoters: Carcinogens as teratogens. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 85: 196-206.
  19. Bournias-Vardiabasis, N. and C. Buzin. 1986. Developmental effects of chemicals and the heat shock responses in Drosophila cells. Teratogenesis, Carcinogenesis and Mutagenesis 6: 523-536.