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InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
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    1. Tan HC, Yew TW, Chacko S, Tai ES, Kovalik JP, Ching J, Myo Thant S, Khoo CM. Comprehensive assessment of insulin resistance in non-obese Asian Indian and Chinese men. J Diabetes Investig. 2018 Mar 27. PMID: 29582571.
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    2. Shi X, Chacko S, Li F, Li D, Burrin D, Chan L, Guan X. Acute activation of GLP-1-expressing neurons promotes glucose homeostasis and insulin sensitivity. Mol Metab. 2017 Nov; 6(11):1350-1359. PMID: 29107283.
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    3. Axelsson AS, Tubbs E, Mecham B, Chacko S, Nenonen HA, Tang Y, Fahey JW, Derry JMJ, Wollheim CB, Wierup N, Haymond MW, Friend SH, Mulder H, Rosengren AH. Sulforaphane reduces hepatic glucose production and improves glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes. Sci Transl Med. 2017 Jun 14; 9(394). PMID: 28615356.
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    4. Nichols BL, Avery SE, Quezada-Calvillo R, Kilani SB, Lin AH, Burrin DG, Hodges BE, Chacko SK, Opekun AR, Hindawy ME, Hamaker BR, Oda SI. Improved Starch Digestion of Sucrase Deficient Shrews Treated with Oral Glucoamylase Enzyme Supplements. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 Mar 06. PMID: 28267073.
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    5. Webster CC, Noakes TD, Chacko SK, Swart J, Kohn TA, Smith JA. Gluconeogenesis during endurance exercise in cyclists habituated to a long-term low carbohydrate high fat diet. J Physiol. 2016 Feb 26. PMID: 26918583.
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    6. Blesson CS, Schutt AK, Balakrishnan MP, Pautler RG, Pedersen SE, Sarkar P, Gonzales D, Zhu G, Marini JC, Chacko SK, Yallampalli U, Yallampalli C. Novel lean type 2 diabetic rat model using gestational low-protein programming. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Apr; 214(4):540.e1-7. PMID: 26874300; PMCID: PMC4808600 [Available on 04/01/17].
    7. Nichols BL, Diaz-Sotomayor M, Avery SE, Chacko SK, Hadsell DL, Baker SS, Hamaker BR, Yan LK, Lin HM, Quezada-Calvillo R. Milk glucosidase activity enables suckled pup starch digestion. Mol Cell Pediatr. 2016 Dec; 3(1):4. PMID: 26830109; PMCID: PMC4735098.
    8. Hsu JW, Thame MM, Gibson R, Baker TM, Tang GJ, Chacko SK, Jackson AA, Jahoor F. Unlike pregnant adult women, pregnant adolescent girls cannot maintain glycine flux during late pregnancy because of decreased synthesis from serine. Br J Nutr. 2016 Mar 14; 115(5):759-63. PMID: 26785702.
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    9. Chung ST, Chacko SK, Sunehag AL, Haymond MW. Measurements of Gluconeogenesis and Glycogenolysis: A Methodological Review. Diabetes. 2015 Dec; 64(12):3996-4010. PMID: 26604176.
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    10. Ng K, Stoll B, Chacko S, Saenz de Pipaon M, Lauridsen C, Gray M, Squires EJ, Marini J, Zamora IJ, Olutoye OO, Burrin DG. Vitamin E in New-Generation Lipid Emulsions Protects Against Parenteral Nutrition-Associated Liver Disease in Parenteral Nutrition-Fed Preterm Pigs. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2015 Jan 16. PMID: 25596209.
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    11. Chung ST, Hsia DS, Chacko SK, Rodriguez LM, Haymond MW. Increased gluconeogenesis in youth with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2015 Mar; 58(3):596-603. PMID: 25447079; PMCID: PMC4323952.
    12. Vlaardingerbroek H, Ng K, Stoll B, Benight N, Chacko S, Kluijtmans LA, Kulik W, Squires EJ, Olutoye O, Schady D, Finegold ML, van Goudoever JB, Burrin DG. New generation lipid emulsions prevent PNALD in chronic parenterally fed preterm pigs. J Lipid Res. 2014 Mar; 55(3):466-77. PMID: 24478031; PMCID: PMC3934731.
    13. Diaz-Sotomayor M, Quezada-Calvillo R, Avery SE, Chacko SK, Yan LK, Lin AH, Ao ZH, Hamaker BR, Nichols BL. Maltase-glucoamylase modulates gluconeogenesis and sucrase-isomaltase dominates starch digestion glucogenesis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Dec; 57(6):704-12. PMID: 23838818.
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    14. de Betue CT, Verbruggen SC, Schierbeek H, Chacko SK, Bogers AJ, van Goudoever JB, Joosten KF. Does a reduced glucose intake prevent hyperglycemia in children early after cardiac surgery? a randomized controlled crossover study. Crit Care. 2012; 16(5):R176. PMID: 23031354; PMCID: PMC3682276.
    15. Chacko SK, Haymond MW, Sun Y, Marini JC, Sauer PJ, Ma X, Sunehag AL. Effect of ghrelin on glucose regulation in mice. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2012 May 15; 302(9):E1055-62. PMID: 22338071.
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    16. Verbruggen SC, de Betue CT, Schierbeek H, Chacko S, van Adrichem LN, Verhoeven J, van Goudoever JB, Joosten KF. Reducing glucose infusion safely prevents hyperglycemia in post-surgical children. Clin Nutr. 2011 Dec; 30(6):786-92. PMID: 21719165.
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    17. Benight NM, Stoll B, Chacko S, da Silva VR, Marini JC, Gregory JF, Stabler SP, Burrin DG. B-vitamin deficiency is protective against DSS-induced colitis in mice. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2011 Aug; 301(2):G249-59. PMID: 21596995; PMCID: PMC3154603.
    18. Chacko SK, Ordonez J, Sauer PJ, Sunehag AL. Gluconeogenesis is not regulated by either glucose or insulin in extremely low birth weight infants receiving total parenteral nutrition. J Pediatr. 2011 Jun; 158(6):891-6. PMID: 21324479; PMCID: PMC3095705.
    19. Chacko SK, Sunehag AL. Gluconeogenesis continues in premature infants receiving total parenteral nutrition. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2010 Nov; 95(6):F413-8. PMID: 20682577.
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    20. Verbruggen S, Sy J, Gordon WE, Hsu J, Wu M, Chacko S, Zurakowski D, Burrin D, Castillo L. Ontogeny of methionine utilization and splanchnic uptake in critically ill children. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Nov; 297(5):E1046-55. PMID: 19724018.
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    21. Mohammad MA, Sunehag AL, Chacko SK, Pontius AS, Maningat PD, Haymond MW. Mechanisms to conserve glucose in lactating women during a 42-h fast. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Oct; 297(4):E879-88. PMID: 19654284; PMCID: PMC2763788.
    22. Bauchart-Thevret C, Stoll B, Chacko S, Burrin DG. Sulfur amino acid deficiency upregulates intestinal methionine cycle activity and suppresses epithelial growth in neonatal pigs. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Jun; 296(6):E1239-50. PMID: 19293331; PMCID: PMC2692405.
    23. Chacko SK, Sunehag AL, Sharma S, Sauer PJ, Haymond MW. Measurement of gluconeogenesis using glucose fragments and mass spectrometry after ingestion of deuterium oxide. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2008 Apr; 104(4):944-51. PMID: 18187615.
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    24. Riedijk MA, Stoll B, Chacko S, Schierbeek H, Sunehag AL, van Goudoever JB, Burrin DG. Methionine transmethylation and transsulfuration in the piglet gastrointestinal tract. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Feb 27; 104(9):3408-13. PMID: 17360659; PMCID: PMC1805557.
    25. Hertel PM, Chacko SK, Pal S, Sunehag AL, Haymond MW. Subcutaneous infusion and capillary "finger stick" sampling of stable isotope tracer in metabolic studies. Pediatr Res. 2006 Nov; 60(5):597-601. PMID: 16988196.
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