U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rebecca Brown

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Tel: 301-594-0609
Email: brownrebecca@mail.nih.gov

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  • Assistant Clinical InvestigatorNIDDK, NIH2012–present
  • Senior FellowNIDDK, NIH2008–2012
  • FellowNICHD, NIH2005–2008
  • ResidentRainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital2002–2005
  • M.H.Sc.Duke University2011
  • M.D.Mayo Medical School2002

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Rebecca J. Brown, M.D., M.H.Sc.

Assistant Clinical Investigator, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity BranchClinical and Cellular Biology Section
  • Clinical Research


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Quétel CR, Zampella M, Brown RJ, Ent H, Horvat M, Paredes E, Tunc M. International System of Units Traceable Results of Hg Mass Concentration at Saturation in Air from a Newly Developed Measurement Procedure. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Irving WL, Rupp D, McClure CP, Than LM, Titman A, Ball JK, Steinmann E, Bartenschlager R, Pietschmann T, Brown RJ. Development of a high-throughput pyrosequencing assay for monitoring temporal evolution and resistance associated variant emergence in the Hepatitis C virus protease coding-region. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Rahman MM, Kim KH, Brown RJ, Bae IS, Park CG. PCDD and PCDF concentrations in a traffic tunnel environment. Sci Total Environ. ; 493:773-80. [Full Text/Abstract]
Joseph J, Shamburek RD, Cochran EK, Gorden P, Brown RJ. Lipid regulation in lipodystrophy versus the obesity-associated metabolic syndrome: the dissociation of HDL-C and Triglycerides. :jc20141878. [Full Text/Abstract]
Kim YH, Kim KH, Szulejko JE, Bae MS, Brown RJ. Experimental validation of an effective carbon number-based approach for the gas chromatography-mass spectrometry quantification of 'compounds lacking authentic standards or surrogates Anal Chim Acta. ; 830C:32-41. [Full Text/Abstract]
Payne F, Lim K, Girousse A, Brown RJ, Kory N, Robbins A, Xue Y, Sleigh A, Cochran E, Adams C, Dev Borman A, Russel-Jones D, Gorden P, Semple RK, Saudek V, O'Rahilly S, Walther TC, Barroso I, Savage DB. Mutations disrupting the Kennedy phosphatidylcholine pathway in humans with congenital lipodystrophy and fatty liver disease. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Hamed MR, Brown RJ, Zothner C, Urbanowicz RA, Mason CP, Krarup A, McClure CP, Irving WL, Ball JK, Harris M, Hickling TP, Tarr AW. Recombinant Human L-Ficolin Directly Neutralizes Hepatitis C Virus Entry. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Brown RJ, Harris PM, Cox MG. Assessing the performance of standard methods to predict the standard uncertainty of air quality data having incomplete time coverage. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Brown RJ, Webb WR, Goddard SL. Observation of a physical matrix effect during cold vapour generation measurement of mercury in emissions samples. Anal Chim Acta. ; 823:20-4. [Full Text/Abstract]
Brown RJ, Mustoe CL. Demonstration of a standard dilution technique for standard addition calibration. Talanta. ; 122:97-100. [Full Text/Abstract]
Borresen EC, Gundlach KA, Wdowik M, Rao S, Brown RJ, Ryan EP. Feasibility of Increased Navy Bean Powder Consumption for Primary and Secondary Colorectal Cancer Prevention. Curr Nutr Food Sci. ; 10:112-119. [Full Text/Abstract]
Yang Y, Kuwano T, Lagor WR, Albert CJ, Brenton S, Rader DJ, Ford DA, Brown RJ. Lipidomic Analyses of Female Mice Lacking Hepatic Lipase and Endothelial Lipase Indicate Selective Modulation of Plasma Lipid Species. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Doerrbecker J, Friesland M, Riebesehl N, Ginkel C, Behrendt P, Brown RJ, Ciesek S, Wedemeyer H, Sarrazin C, Kaderali L, Pietschmann T, Steinmann E. Incorporation of primary patient-derived glycoproteins into authentic infectious hepatitis C virus particles. Hepatology. ; 60:508-20. [Full Text/Abstract]
Brown RJ, Yanovski JA. Estimation of insulin sensitivity in children: methods, measures and controversies. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Basch E, Snyder C, McNiff K, Brown R, Maddux S, Smith ML, Atkinson TM, Howell D, Chiang A, Wood W, Levitan N, Wu AW, Krzyzanowska M. Patient-Reported Outcome Performance Measures in Oncology. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Karunasena HC, Senadeera W, Brown RJ, Gu YT. A particle based model to simulate microscale morphological changes of plant tissues during drying. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Muniyappa R, Brown RJ, Mari A, Joseph J, Warren MA, Cochran EK, Skarulis MC, Gorden P. Effects of Leptin Replacement Therapy on Pancreatic β-Cell Function in Patients With Lipodystrophy. Diabetes Care. ; 37:1101-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
Fox M, Ohlauson C, Sharpe AD, Brown RJ. The use of a Corophium volutator chronic sediment study to support the risk assessment of medetomidine for marine environments. Environ Toxicol Chem. ; 33:937-42. [Full Text/Abstract]
Singh K, Brown RJ. Health-related Internet habits and health anxiety in university students. . [Full Text/Abstract]
Sarkar G, Alattar M, Brown RJ, Quon MJ, Harlan DM, Rother KI. Exenatide treatment for 6 months improves insulin sensitivity in adults with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. ; 37:666-70. [Full Text/Abstract]
Nguyen TT, Jayadeva V, Cizza G, Brown RJ, Nandagopal R, Rodriguez LM, Rother KI. Challenging recruitment of youth with type 2 diabetes into clinical trials. J Adolesc Health. ; 54:247-54. [Full Text/Abstract]
Demian WL, Jahouh FM, Stansbury D, Randell E, Brown RJ, Banoub JH. Characterizing changes in snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio) cryptocyanin protein during molting using matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry and tandem mass spectrometry. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. ; 28:355-69. [Full Text/Abstract]
Brewer PJ, Brown RJ, Miller MN, Miñarro MD, Murugan A, Milton MJ, Rhoderick GC. Preparation and validation of fully synthetic standard gas mixtures with atmospheric isotopic composition for global CO2 and CH4 monitoring. Anal Chem. ; 86:1887-93. [Full Text/Abstract]
Fairclough G, Fox J, Mercer G, Reuber M, Brown RJ. Understanding the perceived treatment needs of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures. Epilepsy Behav. ; 31:295-303. [Full Text/Abstract]
Brown RJ, Koutsoudakis G, Urbanowicz RA, Mirza D, Ginkel C, Riebesehl N, Calland N, Albecka A, Price L, Hudson N, Descamps V, Backx M, McClure CP, Duverlie G, Pecheur EI, Dubuisson J, Perez-del-Pulgar S, Forns X, Steinmann E, Tarr AW, Pietschmann T, Ball JK. Analysis of serine codon conservation reveals diverse phenotypic constraints on hepatitis C virus glycoprotein evolution. J Virol. ; 88:667-78. [Full Text/Abstract]
Lankford KL, Brown RJ, Sasaki M, Kocsis JD. Olfactory ensheathing cells, but not Schwann cells, proliferate and migrate extensively within moderately X-irradiated juvenile rat brain. Glia. ; 62:52-63. [Full Text/Abstract]
Kim YH, Kim KH, Ma CJ, Shon ZH, Park CG, Song SK, Ro CU, Brown RJ. An investigation into the relationship between the major chemical components of particulate matter in urban air. Chemosphere. ; 95:387-94. [Full Text/Abstract]
Oram RA, Jones AG, Besser RE, Knight BA, Shields BM, Brown RJ, Hattersley AT, McDonald TJ. The majority of patients with long-duration type 1 diabetes are insulin microsecretors and have functioning beta cells. Diabetologia. ; 57:187-91. [Full Text/Abstract]
Edwards VC, McClure CP, Brown RJ, Thompson E, Irving WL, Ball JK. Use of short tandem repeat fingerprinting to validate sample origins in hepatitis C virus molecular epidemiology studies. J Gen Virol. ; 95:66-70. [Full Text/Abstract]
Frentzen A, Anggakusuma, Gürlevik E, Hueging K, Knocke S, Ginkel C, Brown RJ, Heim M, Dill MT, Kröger A, Kalinke U, Kaderali L, Kuehnel F, Pietschmann T. Cell entry, efficient RNA replication, and production of infectious hepatitis C virus progeny in mouse liver-derived cells. Hepatology. ; 59:78-88. [Full Text/Abstract]