Laboratory of Human Health and Behavior


Peer-reviewed Publications and Pre-Prints:

K. Leigh Greathouse, James R White, R. Noah Padgett, Brittany G Perrotta, Gregory D Jenkins, NicholasChia, Jun Chen. Gut microbiome meta-analysis reveals dysbiosis is independent of body mass index in predicting risk of obesity-associated CRC. bioRxiv 367466; doi: 

L. Greathouse, J. White, V. Bliskovsky, A. Vargas, E. Polley, E. Bowman, M. Khan, A. Robles, B. Ryan, A. Dzutsev, G. Trinchieri, M. Pineda, S. Bilke, P. Meltzer, C. Deming, S. Conlan, J. Oh, J.A. Segre, C.C. Harris. Microbiome-TP53 Gene Interaction in Human Lung Cancer. Genome Biology. 2018. bioRxiv 273524; doi: (In press).

Daquigan N, Seekatz AM, Greathouse KL, Young VB, White JR. High-resolution profiling of the gut microbiome reveals the extent of Clostridium difficile burden. NPJ Biofilms Microbiomes. 2017 Dec 5;3:35. doi: 10.1038/s41522-017-0043-0. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 29214047; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5717231.

Greathouse KL, Faucher MA, Hastings-Tolsma M. The Gut Microbiome, Obesity, and Weight Control in Women's Reproductive Health. West J Nurs Res. 2017 Aug;39(8):1094-1119. doi: 10.1177/0193945917697223. Epub 2017 Mar 17. PubMed PMID: 28303750.

Falana K, Knight R, Martin CR, Goldszmid R, Greathouse KL, Gere J, Young H, Kuo WP. Short Course in the Microbiome. J Circ Biomark. 2015 Jul 27;4:8. doi: 10.5772/61257. eCollection 2015 Jan-Dec. PubMed PMID: 28936244; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5572982.

Bríd M Ryan, PhD, Jin Jen, MD, Ana I Robles, PhD, Cain McClary, MD, Kara Calhouna, BS, Elise D Bowmana, M.Sc., Kirsi Vähäkangas, MD, K. Leigh Greathouse, PhD, Wang, Yie, MD, Susan Olivo Marston, PhD, Angela S. Wenzlaff, MPH, Bo Dengb, MD, Ping Yang, MD, Ann G. Schwartz, PhD, Curtis C Harris, MD. A DRD1 Polymorphism Predisposes to Lung Cancer among those Exposed to Secondhand smoke during Childhood. Cancer Prevention Research. 2014 Oct 3.

K. Leigh Greathouse, Jamie Chriqui, Richard P. Moser, Tanya Agurs-Collins, Frank M. Perna. The Association of Soda Sales Tax and School-Nutrition Law: A Concordance of Policies. Public Health Nutrition. 2013 Nov 14:1-6.

Greathouse KL, Bredfeldt T, Everitt JI, Lin K, Berry T, Kannan K, Mittelstadt ML, Ho SM, Walker CL. Environmental Estrogens Differentially Engage the Histone Methyltransferase EZH2 to Increase Risk of Uterine Tumorigenesis. Mol Cancer Res. 2012 Apr;10(4):546-57. Appeared as a Highlight in this issue.

Bredfeldt, T.G, Greathouse, K.L., Berry, T.D., Hensley, S., Safe, S.H., Hung, M.C., Bedford, M.T., Walker, C.L. Non-Genomic estrogen receptor signaling modulates EZH2. Molecular Endocrinology 2010 24, 5:993-1006.

K.L. Greathouse, K.L., J.D. Cook, K. Lin, B.J. Davis, T. Berry, T. Bredfeldt, C.L.Walker. Identification of uterine leiomyoma genes developmentally reprogrammed by neonatal exposure to diethylstilbestrol. Reproductive Sciences. 2008 Oct; 15(8): 765-778.

K.L. Greathouse, M. Samuels, N.M. DiMarco, D.S. Criswell. Effects of increased dietary fat and exercise on skeletal muscle lipid peroxidation and antioxidant capacity in male rats. European Journal of Nutrition. 2005 44, 7: 429-435