Description of Research Expertise:
Clinical Studies of Devices related to surgery and cancer diagnosis.
Translation of engineering concepts into solutions for surgery and medical management.
Research in barriers to cancer screening and care for the underserved and at risk communities in the Philadelphia Region.
Brooks: "Breast Cancer" WPHL 17 Impact : 2016.
Zhunussova Aigul, Vitol Elina A, Polyak Boris, Tuleukhanov Sultan, Brooks Ari D, Sensenig Richard, Friedman Gary, Orynbayeva Zulfiya: Mitochondria-Mediated Anticancer Effects of Non-Thermal Atmospheric Plasma. PloS one 11 (6): e0156818,2016.
Layon Daniel R, Wang Caroline, Roth Susan, Brooks Ari D: Is Surgical Excision Necessary in Pseudoangiomatous Stromal Hyperplasia? The breast journal : epub ahead of print,2016.
Brooks: "Melanoma" ABC News Webchat ABC Philadelphia webchat : 2016.
Ercan Utku K, Smith Josh, Ji Hai-Feng, Brooks Ari D, Joshi Suresh G: Chemical Changes in Nonthermal Plasma-Treated N-Acetylcysteine (NAC) Solution and Their Contribution to Bacterial Inactivation. Scientific reports 6 : 20365,2016.
Zhunussova Aigul, Sen Bhaswati, Friedman Leah, Tuleukhanov Sultan, Brooks Ari D, Sensenig Richard, Orynbayeva Zulfiya: Tumor microenvironment promotes dicarboxylic acid carrier-mediated transport of succinate to fuel prostate cancer mitochondria. American journal of cancer research 5 (5): 1665-79,2015.
Shive Carey L, Mudd Joseph C, Funderburg Nicholas T, Sieg Scott F, Kyi Benjamin, Bazdar Doug A, Mangioni Davide, Gori Andrea, Jacobson Jeffrey M, Brooks Ari D, Hardacre Jeffrey, Ammori John, Estes Jacob D, Schacker Timothy W, Rodriguez Benigno, Lederman Michael M: Inflammatory cytokines drive CD4+ T-cell cycling and impaired responsiveness to interleukin 7: implications for immune failure in HIV disease. The Journal of infectious diseases 210 (4): 619-29,2014.
Seliktar, N, Polek, C, Brooks, A, Hardie, T.: Cognition in breast cancer survivors: hormones versus depression. Psychooncology : 2014.
Poor Alexander E, Ercan Utku K, Yost Adam, Brooks Ari D, Joshi Suresh G: Control of multi-drug-resistant pathogens with non-thermal-plasma-treated alginate wound dressing. Surgical infections 15 (3): 233-43,2014.
Au Giang H T, Mejias Linette, Swami Vanlila K, Brooks Ari D, Shih Wan Y, Shih Wei-Heng: Quantitative assessment of Tn antigen in breast tissue micro-arrays using CdSe aqueous quantum dots. Biomaterials 35 (9): 2971-80,2014.