Honors and Awards
Chairman, Research and Education Committee, Society for Vascular Surgery
Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, 1999
Samuel A. Wells Resident Research Award, Washington University School of Medicine, 1999
First prize, Resident Research Competition, Missouri Chapter, American College of Surgeons, 1997
Duwayri Y, Vallabhaneni R, Kirby JP, Mueller MJ, Volshteyn O, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA, Curci JA. Early Protection and Compression of Residual Limbs May Improve and Accelerate Prosthetic Fit: A Preliminary Study. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print]
Melman L, Chisholm PR, Curci JA, Arif B, Pierce R, Jenkins ED, Brunt LM, Eagon C, Frisella M, Miller K, Matthews BD. Differential regulation of MMP-2 in the gastrohepatic ligament of the gastroesophageal junction. Surg Endosc. 2010 Jul;24(7):1562-5.
Pratt B, Curci J. Arterial elastic fiber structure. Function and potential roles in acute aortic dissection. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2010 Oct;51(5):647-56. Review.
Curci JA. Digging in the "soil" of the aorta to understand the growth of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Vascular. 2009 May-Jun;17 Suppl 1:S21-9.
Hackmann AE, Rubin BG, Sanchez LA, Geraghty PA, Thompson RW, Curci JA. A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of doxycycline after endoluminal aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Sep;48(3):519-26; discussion 526.
Curci JA, Fillinger MF, Naslund TC, Rubin BG; for the Excluder Bifurcated Endoprosthesis Investigators. Clinical trial results of a modified gore excluder endograft: comparison with open repair and original device design. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2007;21(3):328-38. Epub 2007 Mar 7.
Bergoeing MP, Arif B, Hackmann AE, Ennis TL, Thompson RW, Curci JA. Cigarette smoking increases aortic dilatation without affecting matrix metalloproteinase-9 and -12 expression in a modified mouse model of aneurysm formation. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2007;45(6):1217-1227. Epub 2007 Mar 29.
Buckley C, Wyble CW, Borhani M, Ennis TL, Kobayashi DK, Curci JA, Shapiro SD, Thompson RW. Accelerated enlargement of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms in a mouse model of chronic cigarette smoke exposure. Journal of American College of Surgeons. 2004;199(6):896-903.
Curci JA, Thompson RW. Adaptive cellular immunity in aortic aneurysms: cause, consequence, or context? Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2004;114(2):168-171.
Liao S, Curci JA, Kelley BJ, Sicard GA, Thompson RW. Accelerated replicative senescence of medial smooth muscle cells derived from abdominal aortic aneurysms compared to the adjacent inferior mesenteric artery. Journal of Surgical Research. 2000;92(1):85-95.
Liao S, Miralles M, Kelley BJ, Curci JA, Borhani M, Thompson RW. Suppression of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms in the rat by treatment with angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2001;33(5):1057-1064.
Pyo R, Lee JK, Shipley JM, Curci JA, Mao D, Ziporin SJ, Ennis TL, Shapiro SD, Senior RM, Thompson RW. Targeted gene disruption of matrix metalloproteinase-9 (gelatinase B) suppresses development of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2000;105(11):1641-1649.
Curci JA, Mao D, Bonner D, Allen BT, Rubin BG, Reilly JM, Sicard GA, Thompson RW. Preoperative treatment with doxycycline reduces aortic wall expression and activation of matrix metalloproteinases in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2000;31(2):325-342.
Curci JA, Petrinec D, Liao S, Golub LM, Thompson RW. Pharmacologic suppression of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms: a comparison of doxycycline and four chemically modified tetracyclines. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 1998;28(6):1082-1093.
Curci JA, Liao S, Huffman MD, Shapiro SD, Thompson RW. Expression and localization of macrophage elastase (matrix metalloproteinase-12) in abdominal aortic aneurysms. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 1998;102(11):1900-1910.
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