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Special Issue: Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats

Edited by

Jeffrey D. Laskin (Rutgers University)

Special Issue: Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats

Published: November 2020

Volume 1480

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Nutraceuticals as potential therapeutics for vesicant‐induced pulmonary fibrosis

Rita Businaro, Elisa Maggi, Federica Armeli, Alexa Murray, Debra L. Laskin



Disease‐modifying treatment of chemical threat agent–induced acute lung injury

Jared Radbel, Debra L. Laskin, Jeffrey D. Laskin, Howard M. Kipen


Halogen exposure injury in the developing lung

Dylan R. Addis, Adam Molyvdas, Namasivayam Ambalavanan, Sadis Matalon, Tamas Jilling


Chemical warfare agent research in precision‐cut tissue slices—a useful alternative approach

Julia Herbert, Debra L. Laskin, Andrew J. Gow, Jeffrey D. Laskin


Enhancing organophosphate hydrolase efficacy via protein engineering and immobilization strategies

Priya Katyal, Stanley Chu, Jin Kim Montclare


Transient receptor potential channels in pulmonary chemical injuries and as countermeasure targets

Satyanarayana Achanta, Sven‐Eric Jordt



Circulating and tissue biomarkers as predictors of bromine gas inhalation

Juan Xavier Masjoan Juncos, Shazia Shakil, Aamir Ahmad, Duha Aishah, Charity J. Morgan, Louis J. Dell'Italia, David A. Ford, Aftab Ahmad, Shama Ahmad


Magnetic resonance imaging analysis of long‐term neuropathology after exposure to the nerve agent soman: correlation with histopathology and neurological dysfunction

Sandesh D. Reddy, Xin Wu, Ramkumar Kuruba, Vidya Sridhar, Doodipala Samba Reddy


Organoleptic assessment and median lethal dose determination of oral aldicarb in rats

Nathaniel C. Rice, Noah A. Rauscher, Mark C. Moffett, Todd M. Myers


Transcriptional profiling of lung macrophages during pulmonary injury induced by nitrogen mustard

L. Cody Smith, Alessandro Venosa, Andrew J. Gow, Jeffrey D. Laskin, Debra L. Laskin


Protective role of HO‐1 against acute kidney injury caused by cutaneous exposure to arsenicals

Ritesh K. Srivastava, Suhail Muzaffar, Jasim Khan, Amie M. Traylor, Jaroslaw W. Zmijewski, Lisa M. Curtis, James F. George, Aftab Ahmad, Veena B. Antony, Anupam Agarwal, Mohammad Athar


A novel treatment for skin repair using a combination of spironolactone and vitamin D3

Dauren Biyashev, Ummiye V. Onay, Prarthana Dalal, Michael Demczuk, Spencer Evans, José‐Marc Techner, Kurt Q. Lu


Allopregnanolone and perampanel as adjuncts to midazolam for treating diisopropylfluorophosphate‐induced status epilepticus in rats

Ashish Dhir, Donald A. Bruun, Michelle Guignet, Yi‐Hua Tsai, Eduardo González, Jonas Calsbeek, Joan Vu, Naomi Saito, Daniel J. Tancredi, Danielle J. Harvey, Pamela J. Lein, Michael A. Rogawski


Characterization of hydrogen sulfide toxicity to human corneal stromal fibroblasts

Praveen K. Balne, Nishant R. Sinha, Alexandria C. Hofmann, Lynn M. Martin, Rajiv R. Mohan


Intramuscular atenolol and levetiracetam reduce mortality in a rat model of paraoxon‐induced status epilepticus

Laxmikant S. Deshpande, Robert E. Blair, Matthew Halquist, Leon Kosmider, Robert J. DeLorenzo


A rabbit model for evaluating ocular damage from acrolein toxicity in vivo

Suneel Gupta, Michael K. Fink, Lynn M. Martin, Prashant R. Sinha, Jason T. Rodier, Nishant R. Sinha, Nathan P. Hesemann, Shyam S. Chaurasia, Rajiv R. Mohan


Assessment of mustard vesicant lung injury and anti‐TNF‐α efficacy in rodents using live‐animal imaging

Alexa Murray, Andrew J. Gow, Alessandro Venosa, Jaclynn Andres, Rama Malaviya, Derek Adler, Edward Yurkow, Jeffrey D. Laskin, Debra L. Laskin