Research Publications

Farhadian A, Issa MA, Kingsley K, Sullivan V. Analysis of Pediatric Pulpotomy, Pulpectomy, and Extractions in Primary Teeth Revealed No Significant Association with Subsequent Root Canal Therapy and Extractions in Permanent Teeth: A Retrospective Study. Pediatr. Rep. 202416, 438-450.

Williams A, Porter J, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Higher Prevalence of the Periodontal Pathogen Selenomonas noxia among Pediatric and Adult Patients May Be Associated with Overweight and Obesity. Pathogens. 2024 Apr 19;13(4):338. doi: 10.3390/pathogens13040338. PMID: 38668293.

Hendricks K, Hatch T, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Screening for Selenomonas noxia in a Pediatric and Adolescent Patient Population Reveals Differential Oral Prevalence across Age Groups. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2024 Mar 23;21(4):391. doi: 10.3390/ijerph21040391. PMID: 38673304; PMCID: PMC11049996.

Hinton H, Herrera L, Valenzuela S, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Screening for High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Reveals HPV52 and HPV58 among Pediatric and Adult Patient Saliva Samples. Dent J (Basel). 2024 Feb 29;12(3):56. doi: 10.3390/dj12030056. PMID: 38534280; PMCID: PMC10969671.

Belnap C, Divis T, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Differential Expression of MicroRNA MiR-145 and MiR-155 Downstream Targets in Oral Cancers Exhibiting Limited Chemotherapy Resistance. Int J Mol Sci. 2024 Feb 10;25(4):2167. doi: 10.3390/ijms25042167. PMID: 38396844; PMCID: PMC10889714.

Ochoa E, Kingsley K. Analysis of a Dental School Pediatric Patient Population Reveals Growing Inequality in Utilization of Services among Native Americans and Hispanics. EC Dental Science 2024; 23, 4: 01-10.

Roman A, Johnson C, Kingsley K, Sullivan V. Analysis of Pediatric Oral Health Outcomes Reveals Differences Between English and Limited English Proficiency (LEP) and Non-English Speakers. EC Pediatrics. 2024; 13 (5): 1-11.

Bassett C, Triplett H, Lott K, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Differential Expression of MicroRNA (MiR-27, MiR-145) among Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSCs) Following Neurogenic Differentiation Stimuli. Biomedicines. 2023 Nov 9;11(11):3003. doi: 10.3390/biomedicines11113003. PMID: 38002003; PMCID: PMC10669296.

Hinton H, Coleman S, Salem JR, Kingsley K. Screening for High-Risk Oral Human Papillomavirus (HPV31, HPV33, HPV35) in a Multi-Racial Pediatric and Adult Clinic Patient Population. Cancers (Basel). 2023 Sep 10;15(18):4501. doi: 10.3390/cancers15184501. PMID: 37760471; PMCID: PMC10527517.

Shayegh M, Sorenson C, Downey J, Lin S, Jiang Y, Sodhi P, Sullivan V, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Assessment of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Clinical Mouthwash Protocol and Prevalence of the Oral Pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae: A Pilot Study of Antibacterial Effects. Methods Protoc. 2023 Jul 6;6(4):65. doi: 10.3390/mps6040065. PMID: 37489432; PMCID: PMC10366884.

Graves A, Grahl T, Keiserman M, Kingsley K. Systematic Review and Meta Analysis of the Relative Effect on Plaque Index among Pediatric Patients Using Powered (Electric) versus Manual Toothbrushes. Dent J (Basel). 2023 Feb 9;11(2):46. doi: 10.3390/dj11020046. PMID: 36826191; PMCID: PMC9955491.

Shen C, Simpson J, Clawson JB, Lam S, Kingsley K. Prevalence of Oral Pathogen Slackia exigua among Clinical Orthodontic and Non-Orthodontic Saliva Samples. Microorganisms. 2023 Mar 28;11(4):867. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms11040867. PMID: 37110290; PMCID: PMC10146681.

Sodhi P, Jiang Y, Lin S, Downey J, Sorenson C, Shayegh M, Sullivan V, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Administration of Clinical COVID-19 Mouthwashing Protocol and Potential Modulation of Pediatric Oral Bacterial Prevalence of Selenomonas noxia: A Pilot Study. Pediatr Rep. 2023 Jul 11;15(3):414-425. doi: 10.3390/pediatric15030038. PMID: 37489412; PMCID: PMC10366775.

Shen C, Clawson JB, Simpson J, Kingsley K. Oral Prevalence of Akkermansia muciniphila Differs among Pediatric and Adult Orthodontic and Non-Orthodontic Patients. Microorganisms. 2023 Jan 1;11(1):112. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms11010112. PMID: 36677404; PMCID: PMC9861072.

Huni KC, Cheung J, Sullivan M, Robison WT, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Chemotherapeutic Drug Resistance Associated with Differential miRNA Expression of miR-375 and miR-27 among Oral Cancer Cell Lines. Int J Mol Sci. 2023 Jan 8;24(2):1244. doi: 10.3390/ijms24021244. PMID: 36674758; PMCID: PMC9865318.

Lott K, Collier P, Ringor M, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Administration of Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) and Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor (bFGF) to Induce Neural Differentiation of Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSC) Isolates. Biomedicines. 2023 Jan 18;11(2):255. doi: 10.3390/biomedicines11020255. PMID: 36830791; PMCID: PMC9953474.

Lee H, Bae A, Kim J, Kingsley K. Differential Effects of Extracellular Matrix Glycoproteins Fibronectin and Laminin-5 on Dental Pulp Stem Cell Phenotypes and Responsiveness. J Funct Biomater. 2023 Feb 8;14(2):91. doi: 10.3390/jfb14020091. PMID: 36826890; PMCID: PMC9963712.

Hunsaker, M., Richards, B., Fuller, A., Kingsley, K. & Howard, K. M. Expression of Exosome-Derived MicroRNAs miR-21 and miR-135 are Differentially Regulated Among Dental Pulp Stem Cells. Current Research in Medicine, 2023, 11(1), 1-11.

Mavi J, Kingsley K. Analysis of a Pediatric Dental School Patient Population Revealed Increasing Trends of Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Patients: Implications for Pediatric Dental Public Health and Access to Care. Pediatr Rep. 2022 Jun 2;14(2):276-287. doi: 10.3390/pediatric14020035. PMID: 35736657; PMCID: PMC9229504.

Kornhaber MS, Florence T, Davis T, Kingsley K. Assessment of Oral Human Papillomavirus Prevalence in Pediatric and Adult Patients within a Multi-Ethnic Clinic Population. Dent J (Basel). 2022 Apr 1;10(4):54. doi: 10.3390/dj10040054. PMID: 35448048; PMCID: PMC9031267.

Maginot, R.; Esteves, C.; Kingsley, K. Changing Perspectives on Pediatric Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination among Dental Students and Residents Reveals Recent Increase in Vaccine Hesitancy. Vaccines 2022, 10, 570.

Wilson, J.; Swanbeck, S.; Banning, G.; Alhwayek, T.; Sullivan, V.; Howard, K.M.; Kingsley, K. Assessment of Sodium Diamine Fluoride (SDF) with Light Curing Technique: A Pilot Study of Antimicrobial Effects. Methods Protoc. 20225, 31.

Lott K, Collier P, Ringor M, Taylor A, Truman B, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Assessment and Analysis of Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSCs) Biomarkers and Viability Following Cryopreservation Reveals Novel Association with miR-218 Expression. EC Dental Sciences 2022. 21(5): 115-128.

Buhler C, Parker S, Whalen H, Kingsley K, Farfel, E. Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester (CAPE) Effects on Dental Pulp Stem Cell (DPSC) Proliferation and Viability”. EC Dental Science 21.6 (2022): 61-71.

Petersen, B., Yu, C., Hutchings, S., Lemmon, C., Howard, K. M., Kingsley, K. Differential Expression of Cellular and Exosomal MicroRNA Isolated from Oral Cancer Cells and their Resistance to Chemotherapy. Current Research in Dentistry 2022, 13(1), 11-22.

Tufteland, M., Lenon, A. J., Carlile, S., & Kingsley, K. Analysis and Evaluation of the Effects of Melatonin on Oral Keratinocytes: A Pilot Study. Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medical Research, 2022: 18(1), 36-49.

Su T, Jackson M, Sacry K, Kingsley K. Longitudinal Analysis of Body Mass Index (BMI) Trends among a Pediatric Dental Patient Population. EC Paediatrics 11.5 (2022): 20-28.

Viravongsa C, Kingsley K. Information Literacy Skills (ILS) Differences between Dental Students and Post-Graduate Dental Residents. EC Dental Science 21.4 (2022): 29-37.

Viss, C., Banning, G., Swanbeck, S., & Kingsley, K. (2022). Differential Viability in Alpha-MEM Culturing Media May Predict Alternative Media Responsiveness in Dental Pulp Stem Cell (DPSC). Journal of Advances in Biology & Biotechnology25(3), 1-13.

Foote K, Foote D, Kingsley K. Surveillance of the Incidence and Mortality of Oral and Pharyngeal, Esophageal, and Lung Cancer in Nevada: Potential Implications of the Nevada Indoor Clean Air Act. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Jul 28;18(15):7966. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18157966. PMID: 34360260; PMCID: PMC8345677.

Frayna C, Devantier C, Harris B, Kingsley K, Polanski JM. Education Regarding and Adherence to Recommended Nutrition Guidelines among Dental Students. Dent J (Basel). 2021 Aug 9;9(8):93. doi: 10.3390/dj9080093. PMID: 34436005; PMCID: PMC8393618.

McDaniel S, McDaniel J, Howard KM, Kingsley K. Molecular Screening and Analysis Reveal Novel Oral Site-Specific Locations for the Cariogenic Pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae. Dent J (Basel). 2021 Jun 17;9(6):73. doi: 10.3390/dj9060073. PMID: 34204219; PMCID: PMC8234915.

Coon J, Kingsley K. Assessment of MicroRNA (miR)-365 Effects on Oral Squamous Carcinoma Cell Line Phenotypes. Biomolecules. 2021 Jun 12;11(6):874. doi: 10.3390/biom11060874. PMID: 34204617; PMCID: PMC8231162.

McDaniel J, McDaniel S, Samiano BJ, Marrujo M, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Microbial Screening Reveals Oral Site-Specific Locations of the Periodontal Pathogen Selenomonas noxia. Curr Issues Mol Biol. 2021 Jun 12;43(1):353-364. doi: 10.3390/cimb43010029. PMID: 34204609.

Buchanan C, Kingsley K, Everett RJ. Longitudinal Curricular Assessment of Knowledge and Awareness of Intimate Partner Violence among First-Year Dental Students. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Jun 4;18(11):6039. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18116039. PMID: 34199709; PMCID: PMC8200024.

Yoo AR, Son PH, Kingsley K, Polanski JM. Dietary Habits and Anthropometric Measurements of a Dental Student Population. European Journal of Nutrition and Food Safety. 2021, 13 (2): 95-102. DOI:10.9734/ejnfs/2021/v13i230379

Kim N, Trumbo M, Perkins P, Foote K, Samiano BJ, Marrujo M, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Comparing the Incidence and Prevalence of Oral Microbial Pathogens Selenomonas noxia and Streptococcus mitis within the UNLV-SDM Clinical Patient Population. International Journal of Research and Reports in Dentistry. 4(2): 1-12, 2021. 

Trumbo M, Kim N, Samiano BJ, Marrujo M, Perkins P, Foote K, Howard KM, Kingsley K.  Scardovia wiggsiae and Streptococcus sobrinusPrevalence among Orthodontic and Non-Orthodontic Patients. Microbiology Research Journal International. 31(2): 1-12, 2021. DOI: 10.9734/mrji/2021/v31i230292

Bae S, Kang B, Lee H, Luu H, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Functional Biomaterials for Dental Pulp Stem Cell Biomedical Applications. J Funct Biomater. 2021 Feb 24;12(1):15. doi: 10.3390/jfb12010015. PMID: 33668171

Tsang O, Major K, Santoyo S, Kingsley K, Nguyen L. qPCR Screening of Pediatric Saliva Samples to Evaluate Effects of Dental Sealants on Cariogenic Bacteria Streptococcus Mutans and Scardovia Wiggsiae. Enviro Dental Journal 2021; 1(2).

Ringer J, Morrison B, Kingslye K. Evaluation of Hyaluronic Acid to Modulate Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Growth In Vitro. J. Funct. Biomater. 2020, 11(4), 72; – 01 Oct 2020

Graves, A., Sandhu, S. & Kingsley, K. Expression of miR-720 is correlated with DNMT3 in Oral squamous cell carcinomas. ExRNA 2, 13 (2020).

Carr G, Alexander A, Nguyen L Kingsley K. Oral site specific sampling reveals differential location for Scardovia wiggsiae. Microbiology Research Journal International, 2020. 30 (1): 47-55.

Son PH, Yoo AR, Britton F, Kingsley K. Differential Effects of Methylisothiazolinine (MIT) on Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DSPC). J Med Discov (2020); 5(3):jmd20039; September 08, 2020

Coon J, Kingsley K, Howard KM. miR-365 (microRNA): Potential Biomarker in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Exosomes and Extracellular Vesicles. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Jul 27;21(15):E5317. doi: 10.3390/ijms21155317.
PMID: 32727045

Emett J, David R, McDaniel J, McDaniel S, Kingsley K. Comparison of DNA Extracted from Pediatric Saliva, Gingival Crevicular Fluid and Site-Specific Biofilm Samples. MDPI Methods and Protocols. 2020, 3(3), 48; – 09 Jul 2020

Mann SK, Kingsley K. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine knowledge, awareness and acceptance among dental students and post-graduate dental residents. Dentistry Journal 771592; 2020.  8(2), 45;

J.L. Ebersole, V. Samburova, Y. Son, D. Cappelli, C. Demopoulos, A. Capurro, A. Pinto , B. Chrzan, K. Kingsley, K. Howard, N. Clark, A. Khlystov. Harmful Chemicals Emitted from Electronic Cigarettes and Potential Deleterious Effects in the Oral Cavity. Tobacco Induced Diseases. 2020;18(May):41. doi:10.18332/tid/116988.

Carr G, Alexander A, Nguyen L Kingsley K. Oral site specific sampling reveals differential location for Scardovia wiggsiae. Microbiology Research Journal International, 2020. 30 (1): 47-55.

M. Shoff, T. Booker, B. Leavitt, D. Harmon, K. Kingsley, K. M. Howard. Differential exosome miRNA expression in oral cancer stem cells. ExRNA, 2020, 2(3).

Cinelli J, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Differential Effects of Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) on Dental Pulp Stem Cell (DPSC) Subpopulations. EC Dental Science, 2020. 19(3): 01-10.

Tang W, Kingsley K, Reinke R. Impact of Collaborative Leadership in Dental School Team Clinics. Journal of Dental Education. (J Dent Educ.) 2019 Dec;83(12):1436-1444. doi: 10.21815/JDE.019.155. Epub 2019 Sep 23. PMID: 31548302

Carr G, Alexander A, Dionisio K, Kingsley K. Quantitative Comparison of Oral Site-specific DNA Isolates Reveals Differential Outcomes. Journal of Advances in Biology & Biotechnology 22(3): 1-7, 2019; Article no.JABB.51847ISSN: 2394-1081

Heske ML, Mendenhall T, Kingsley K. HPV-16 and HPV-18 Affects Viability and Proliferation in Normal Breast Tissue Cells. International Research Journal of Oncology 2(3): 1-9, 2019; no.IRJO.51639HPV

Davidowitz R, Howard K. M, Kingsley K. Salivary screening for Selenomonas noxia in the oral cavity of pediatric patients. Current Dental Research Journal 2019; 1(1).

Hunsaker M, Barba G, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Differential MicroRNA Expression of miR-21 and miR-155 within Oral Cancer Extracellular Vesicles in Response to Melatonin. Dent. J. 2019, 7(2), 48; PMID: 31052365

Forgues C, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Effects of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) on Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSC). Current Research in Medicine. 2019. DOI: 10.3844/amjsp.2019

Bowen D, Kingsley K. Screening for Oral High-risk Human Papillomavirus (HPV) among a Pediatric Patient Population. Journal of Advances in Medicine and Medical Research 2019, 29(9): 1-8:

Nimrat Dhillon, Karl Kingsley, Katherine M. Howard. Prevalence of Selenomonas noxia among Pediatric and Adult Orthodontic Patients. International Journal of Research and Reports in Dentistry. 2019, 2(1): 1-7.

Forgues C, Kingsley K. Effects of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) Alone and in Combination on Rapidly Dividing Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSC). 2019. EC Dental Sciences;18(4): 576-582.

Orton J, Foote R, Farfel E and Kingsley K. Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester (CAPE) Induces Oral Cancer Cell Apoptosis. J Biomed Sci Res 2019, 1: 1

Whiting M, Hatton WJ, Kingsley K. Pluripotent Stem Cell Markers and microRNA Expression May Correlate with Dental Pulp Stem Cell Viability and Proliferation Rates. Asclepius Medical Research and Reviews; Volume 2, Issue 1, 2019, Page No: 1-7

Jason Klingler, Karl Kingsley. Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans and Fusobacterium nucleatum prevalence correlates with salivary microbial burden in Orthodontic patients. International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews, 2019, 2:9. DOI: 10.28933/ijdrr-2019-01-2405

Saarem W, Wang FY, Kingsley K, Farfel E. Propolis or Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) inhibits growth and viability in multiple oral cancer cell lines. International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies (Int J Med Biomed) 2019, 3(1): 50-55.

Whiting M, Kingsley K. Expression of microRNA among dental pulp stem cell (DPSC) isolates. Current Research in Dentistry, 2019. [Online first]

Hartounian A, Retis GA, Kingsley K, Howard KM. Alterations in Oral Cancer Gene Expression in Response to Melatonin. Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medical Research. 2018, 6 (2): 1-8. doi: 10.9734/JOCAMR/2018/44008

Agari K, Lin W, KINGSLEY K. Folic Acid-Modulated Growth of Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSCs). J Med Discov (2018); 3(3):jmd18024. DOI: 10.24262/jmd.3.3.18024

Klingler J, Shen C, KINGSLEY K. Prevalence of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans and Fusobacterium nucleatum among Clinical Orthodontic and Non-Orthodontic Saliva Samples. Journal of Advances in Microbiology 2018, 11(3): 1-9, 2018; DOI: 10.9734/JAMB/2018/42698

Quan K, KINGSLEY K. Effect of dental sealants on oral microbial burden of Scardovia wiggsiae within a pediatric population. A pilot study. Microbiology Research Journal International. 2018, 24(6) 1-10. DOI: 10.9734/MRJI/2018/42947

Cinelli J, Ngueyn E, KINGSLEY K. Assessment of dental pulp stem cell (DPSC) biomarkers following induction with bone morphogenic protein (BMP-2). Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology, 2018, 19(2): 1-12. Doi:10.9734/JABB/2018/44215

Brennan D, Patel K, Howard N, KINGSLEY K, Howard K. Differential miRNA Expression in Oral Cancer Oncosomes: A Pilot In Vitro Study. International Research Journal of Oncology, 2018: 1(2): 1-9.

Pearson I, Taylor JL, KINGSLEY, K. Evaluation of differential oral cell-specific responses to the e-cigarette component nicotine. International Journal of Research and Reports in Dentistry. 2018, 1(1):1-10. DOI: 10.9734/IJRRD/2018/41064

Tomlin A, Nelson B, KINGSLEY. K. Dental Pulp Stem Cell Biomarkers for Cellular Viability Following Long-Term Cryopreservation. Int J Cell Sys Dev Biol. 2018, 1(1): 1-6.

Leake M, Saxe B, Agari K, Silvaroli J, KINGSLEY K. Uptake and Metabolism of Folate among Dental Pulp-Derived Stem Cells. EC Dental Science 17.9 (2018): 1519-1522.

Chauncey R, Hatch K, Jilka T, Seager B, KINGSLEY K. Isolation and Identification of Oral Cancer Stem Cells (CSC) within Commercially Available Cell Lines. Current Research in Dentistry. 2018 (9): 6-11. doi: 10.3844/crdsp.2018.6.11

Oh S, KINGSLEY K. Efficacy of Ketamine in Pediatric Sedation Dentistry: A Systematic Review. Compend Contin Educ Dent. 2018 May;39(5):e1-e4. Review. PMID: 29714490

Tam A, KINGSLEY K. Microbial ecology of Scardovia wiggsiae-positive and negative samples. Journal of Scientific Discovery. 2017, 1(2): jsd17015; doi: 10.24262.jsd.1.2.17015

Milne W, Rezaei G, Whiteley A, KINGSLEY K. Cariogenic pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae screening among pediatric orthodontic patients: a pilot Study. Current Research in Dentistry. 2018, 9: 1-5. doi: 10.3822/crdsp.2018.1.5

McDaniel J, McDaniel S, Tam A, KINGSLEY K, Howard KM. Screening a Saliva Repository for Scardovia wiggsiae and Streptococcus mutans: A Pilot Study. Journal of Advances in Microbiology 2017, (5) 1: 1-8. doi: 10.9734/JAMB/2017/36111

Reyes N, Pollock A, Whiteley A, KINGSLEY K, Howard KM. Prevalence of Scardovia wiggsiae among a pediatric Orthodontic patient population. EC Dental Science 2017; 13(5): 203-210.

McDaniel S, McDaniel J, Tam A, KINGSLEY K. Howard KM. Oral Microbial Ecology of Selenemonas noxia and Scardovia wiggsiae. Microbiology Research Journal International 2017, 21(3) 1-8. DOI : 10.9734/MRJI/2017/36110

Whiteley A, KINGSLEY K. Scardovia wiggsiae prevalence among adult and pediatric orthodontic and non-orthodontic patient populations. J Med Disc. 2017, 2(3): jmd17034. Doi: 10.24262/jmd.2.3.17034.

Bui Q, Nguyen C, McDaniel J, McDaniel S, KINGSLEY K, Howard KM. Selenomonas noxia screening among pediatric patient samples: a pilot study. J Oral Heal Dent Care 2017, 1:1009; Open Access

Vial M, Rizzuto N, KINGSLEY K, Polanski J. Clinical Significance and Utility of Neck Circumference Measurement in the Dental Clinic Setting. J Med Discov (2016); 1(1):jmd16014; February 7th, 2017

Tiku V, Todd C, KINGSLEY K. Assessment of Oral Human Papillomavirus Prevalence in a Multi-ethnic Pediatric Clinic Population. Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry Nov/Dec 2016 Vol 37(11): Online only.

Jolley D, Wonder K, Chang E, KINGSLEY K. Oral microbial prevalence of periodontal pathogens among orthodontic patients. International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health (IJDOH) 2016, 1(6): doi

Row L, Repp MR, KINGSLEY K. Screening of a pediatric and adult clinic population for the dental caries pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae using saliva. Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry 2016, 40 (6), 438-444. Doi: 10.17796/1053-4628-40.6.438

Tomlin A, Sanders MB, KINGSLEY K. The effects of cryopreservation on human dental pulp-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering 2016, 3(2): 103-112.

Petersen B, Kingsley K. Differential expression of miR-21, miR-133 and miR-155 from exosome fractions isolated from oral squamous cell carcinomas in vitro. J Med Discov. 2016, 1(1): jmd6010.

BJ Streiff, M Seneviratne, K KINGSLEY. Screening and Prevalence of the Novel Cariogenic Pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae among Adult Orthodontic and Non-Orthodontic Patient Saliva Samples. International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health (IJDOH) 2015, 1 (6). [Epub ahead of print]

BJ Streiff, K KINGSLEY. Orthodontic Care in a Community of Underserved Patients: A Public Dental School Analysis. Health Sciences Research 2015, 2(4): 19-24.

A Young, K KINGSLEY. Dental Pulp Stem Cells: A review of factors that influence the therapeutic potential of stem cell isolates. Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering June 2015, 2(2): 61-69.

M Farnoush, D Swint, K KINGSLEY. Evidence for Biphasic Effects and Differential Expression of Melatonin (MLT) Receptors in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinomas. BOAJ Cancer Sciences 2015, 1(1) : 1-5.

A Burnett, R Kumar, JD Westphal, K KINGSLEY. Dichloroacetate (DCA) Promotes a De-Differentiated Phenotype in Dental Pulp-Derived Stem Cells in vitro. International Journal of Biological Sciences and Applications. 2015, 2(3): 25-32.

S Mohammadi, S Heraypur, K KINGSLEY. Identification of a Predicted Zinc-Finger Transcription Factor (windpipe Homolog or WH1) in Dental Pulp Stem Cell mRNA. International Journal of
Chemical and Biomedical Sciences. 2015, 1(2): 38-42.

K Loveland, A Young, M Khadiv, M Culpepper, K KINGSLEY. Dental Pulp Stem Cell (DPSC) Pluripotency Enhanced by Transforming Growth Factor (TGF-β1) in Vitro may be Inhibited by Differentiation-Inducing Factors Laminin-5 and Dexamethasone. International Journal of Biological Sciences and Applications. 2014, 1(3): 55-61. [Epub ahead of print]

Ravindran G, Sawant SS, Hague A, KINGLEY K, Devaraj H. Association of differential β-catenin expression with Oct-4 and Nanog in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma and their correlation with Clinicopathological factors and Prognosis. Head Neck. 2014 [Epub ahead of print]

Catmull J, Row L, Repp MR, Heslington C, Miller T, Diamond J, Howard KM, KINGSLEY K. Newly identified cariogenic pathogen Scardovia wiggsiae detected by polymerase chain reaction in saliva of teenagers and adults in Southern Nevada. Forum for Dental Student Research and Innovation (FDSRI), Spring 2014: 22-29.

Osafi J, Hejazi A, Stutz DD, Keiserman MA, Bergman CJ, KINGSLEY K. Differential effects of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 on oral squamous cell carcinomas in vitro. Journal of Dietary Supplements 2014, 11(2): 145-154.

Derisse D, Archer W, KINGSLEY K. From Theory to Practice: Analysis of a Model to Provide Access to Preventive Dental Care (PDC) Services for Medicaid, Low-income, and Minority Children at a Nevada Dental Scholl-Based Clinic. Journal of Theory and Practice of Dental Public Health 2013, 1(4): 11-15.

Hung E, Lee S, Fitzgerald B, Hill CK, KINGSLEY K. Dental pulp-derived stem cell (DPSC) survival and viability may correlate with specific patient demographics. FDSRI Winter 2013, 1(3): 14-21.

Jang S, Spader ET, Thacker M, Cochran CR, Bungum TJ, Chino M, Kingsley K. Access to care for pediatric, Medicaid-insured patients in Clark County, Nevada. Journal of Theory and Practice of Dental Public Health 2013, 1(2): 37-43.

Fabrega J, Robison J, Farnoush M, KINGSLEY K. Melatonin (MLT) affects the proliferation and viability of oral squamous cell carcinoma lines. FDSRI Fall 2013, 1(2): 12-19.

Alleman M, Low E, Truong K, Huang E, Hill CK, Chen TY, Deaton M, KINGSLEY K. Dental pulp-derived stem cells (DPSC) differentiation in vitro into odontoblast and neural progenitors during cell passaging is associated with alterations in cell survival and viability. International Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Research 2013, 2(2): 133-141.

KINGSLEY K, Bergman C, Keiserman M, Mobley C. Oral cancer risk and vitamin D status, intake and supplementation: A review. OA Cancer 2013 May 20, 1(1): 6.

KINGSLEY K, Keiserman MA, Bergman CJ. Interactive effects of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 and soy protein extract (SPE) on oral cancer growth in vitro: evidence for potential functional relationships. Functional Foods in Health and Disease 2013, 3(6): 183-202.

Kendall K, Repp MR, Jilka T, KINGSLEY K. Biomarker screening of oral cancer cell lines revealed sub-populations of CD133-, CD44-, CD24-. and ALDH1- positive cancer stem cells. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapy, 2013 1 (3): 111-118.

Everett RJ, KINGSLEY K, Demopoulos CA, Herschaft EE, Lamun C, Moonie S, Bungum TJ, Chino M. Awareness and Beliefs Regarding Domestic Violence Among First-Year Dental Students. Journal of Dental Education 2013, 77(3):316-22.

Flake C, Arafa J, Hall A, Ence E, Howard K, KINGSLEY K. Screening and detection of human papillomavirus (HPV) high-risk strains HPV16 and HPV18 in saliva samples from subjects under 18 years old in Nevada: a pilot study. BMC Oral Health. 2012, 12(1):43.

Davis JE, Freel N, Findley A, Tomlin K, Howard KM, Seran CC, Cruz P, KINGSLEY K. A molecular survey of S. mutans and P. gingivalis oral microbial burden in human saliva using Relative Endpoint Polymerase Chain Reaction (RE-PCR) within the population of a Nevada dental school revealed disparities among minorities. BMC Oral Health 2012, 12:34.

Booth NP, Brockbank W, Oh S, KINGSLEY K. Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) and tryptophan dioxygenase (TDO) mRNA expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma cells is actively and differentially modulated. Journal of Molecular Pathophysiology 2012, 1 (1): 29-36.

Moody M, Le O, Rickert M, Manuele J, Chang S, Robinson G, Hajibandeh J, Silvaroli J, Keiserman MA, Bergman CJ, KINGSLEY K. Folic acid supplementation increases survival and modulates high risk HPV-induced phenotypes in oral squamous cell carcinoma cells and correlates with p53 mRNA transcriptional down-regulation. Cancer Cell International 2012, 12:10.

Murphy K, Berger-Ritchie J, Gerstenberger SL, Amin AB, Nitta JK, More FG, Hibler JA, KINGSLEY L. Analysis of lead levels in deciduous teeth from children in Clark County, Nevada. Nevada Journal of Public Health 2011: 28-39.

Turner DO, Williams-Cocks SJ, Bullen R, Catmull J, Falk J, Martin D, Mauer J, Barber AE, Wang RC, Gerstenberger SL, Kingsley K. High-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) screening and detection in healthy patient saliva samples: a pilot study. BMC Oral Health. 2011, 11:28.

KINGSLEY K, Galbraith GM, Herring M, Stowers E, Stewart S, Kingsley KV. Why not just Google it? An assessment of information literacy skills in a biomedical science curriculum. BMC Medical Education 2011, 11:17.

KINGSLEY K, Truong K, Low E, Hill CK, Chokshi SB, Phipps D, West MA, Keiserman MA, Bergman CJ. Soy protein extract (SPE) exhibits differential in vitro anti-tumor cell proliferation properties among oral cancer and normal cell lines. Journal of Dietary Supplements 2011, 8(2): 169-188.

McCabe J, Chang S, Hajibandeh J, Tran MD, Meeder CA, Sharma K, Nguyen DH, Keiserman MA, Bergman CJ, KINGSLEY K. Folate supplementation induces differential dose-dependent modulation of proliferative phenotypes among cancerous and non-cancerous oral cell lines in vitro. Journal of Dietary Supplements 2010, 7(4): 325-340.

KINGSLEY K, Jensen D, Toponce R, Dye J, Martin D, Phippen S, Ross D, Halthore VS, O’Malley S. Inhibition of oral cancer growth in vitro is modulated through differential signalling pathways by over-the-counter proanthocyanidin supplements. Journal of Dietary Supplements 2010, 7(2): 130-144.

Bunnell A , Pettit N, Reddout N, Sharma K, O’Malley S, Chino M, KINGSLEY K. Analysis of primary risk factors for oral cancer from select US states with increasing rates. Tobacco Induced Diseases 2010, 8:5.

KINGSLEY K. Potential effects of dietary folate supplementation on oral carcinogenesis, development and progression. Journal of Dietary Supplements 2010, 7(1): 51-59.

KINGSLEY K, Zuckerman J, Davis M, Matteucci M, Knavel A, Rinehart J, Tran V, Woyciehowsky D, Jenskins P, Yu Rui, Nguyen DH, O’Malley S. Induction of Differential Growth in vitro by High-risk Human Papillomavirus in Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines is Associated with Caspase Dysregulation. Journal of Cancer Science and Therapy 2009, 1(2): 62-71.

Hawley N, Johnson D, Packer K, KINGSLEY K, Ditmyer M. Dental students’ preparation and study habits for the National Board Dental Examination Part I. Journal of Dental Education 2009, 73(11), 1274-1278.

Howard KM, Stewart T, Woodall W, KINGSLEY K, Ditmyer M. An Integrated Curriculum: Evolution, Evaluation and Future Direction. Journal of Dental Education 2009, 73(8): 962-971.

Kingsley KV, KINGSLEY K. A Case Study for Teaching Information Literacy Skills. BMC Medical Education 2009, 9:7.

Sewell J, Hawley N, KINGSLEY K, O’Malley S, Ancajas CC. Recent Admissions Trends at UNLV-SDM: Perspectives on Recruitment of Female and Minority Students at a New Dental School. Journal of Dental Education 2008, 72(11):1261-1267.

Chatelain K, Phippen S, McCabe J, Teeters CA, O’Malley S, KINGSLEY K. Cranberry and grape seed extracts inhibit the proliferative phenotype of oral squamous cell carcinomas. Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2008, epub ahead of print

KINGSLEY K, O’Malley S, Chino M. Analysis of oral cancer epidemiology in the US reveals state-specific trends: implications for oral cancer prevention. BMC Public Health 2008, 8(1): 87.

KINGSLEY K, O’Malley S, Stewart T, Howard KM. Research enrichment: evaluation of structured research in the curriculum for dental medicine students as part of the vertical and horizontal integration of biomedical training and discovery. BMC Medical Education 2008, 8(1): 9.

Reddout N, Christensen T, Bunnell A, Jensen D, Johnson D, O’Malley S, KINGSLEY K. High risk HPV types 18 and 16 are potent modulators of oral squamous cell carcinoma phenotypes in vitro. Infectious Agents and Cancer 2007, 2 (1): 21.

KINGSLEY K, O’Malley S, Stewart T, Galbraith G. The Integration Seminar: a first year course integrating concepts from the biomedical, professional and clinical sciences. Journal of Dental Education 2007, 71(10):1322-133.

King M, Chatelain K, Farris D, Jensen D, Pickup J, Swapp A, O’Malley S, KINGSLEY K. Oral squamous cell carcinoma proliferative phenotype is modulated by proanthocyanidins: a potential prevention and treatment alternative for oral cancer. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2007, 7:22.

KINGSLEY K, Ditmyer M, O’Malley S, Sewell J, Galbraith GM. Creating an evidence-based admissions formula for a new dental school, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas – School of Dental Medicine. Journal of Dental Education 2007, 71 (4): 492-500.

KINGSLEY K, Johnson D, O’Malley S. Transfection of oral squamous cell carcinoma with human papillomavirus-16 induces proliferative and morphological changes independent of cellular adhesion in vitro. Cancer Cell International, 2006, 6:14.

Klees RF, Salasznyk RM, KINGSLEY K, Boskey A, Plopper GE. Laminin-5 induces osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells through an ERK dependent pathway. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2005, 16(2):881-890.

KINGSLEY K, Plopper GE. Platelet-derived growth factor modulates rat vascular smooth muscle cell responses on laminin-5 via mitogen-activated protein kinase-sensitive pathways. Cell Communication and Signaling, 2005, 3(1):2.

Wagner, JE, Huff, JL, Rust WL, KINGSLEY K, Plopper, GE. Perillyl alcohol inhibits breast cell migration without affecting cell adhesion. Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology, 2002, 2(3):136-140.

KINGSLEY K, Rust WL, Huff JL, Smith RC, and Plopper GE. PDGF-BB enhances expression of, and reduces adhesion to, laminin-5 in vascular smooth muscle cells. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2002, 294(5):1017-1022.

KINGSLEY K, Huff JL, Rust WL, Carroll K, Martinez AM, Plopper GE. ERK1/2 activation mediates PDGF-BB stimulated vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation and migration on laminin-5. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2002, 293(3):1000-1006.

Huff, JL, KINGSLEY KL, Miller JM, Hoshizaki DK. Drosophila windpipe codes for a leucine-rich repeat protein expressed in the developing trachea. Mechanisms of Development, 2002, 111 (1-2):173 – 176.

KINGSLEY K., Carroll K, Huff JL, Plopper GE. Photobleaching of arterial autofluorescence for immunofluorescence applications. BioTechniques, 2001, 30(4):794-797.

Rust W, KINGSLEY K, Petnicki T, Padmanabhan S, Carper SW, Plopper GE. HSP27 plays two distinct roles in controlling human breast cancer cell migration on laminin-5. Molecular Cell Biology Research Communications, 1999, 1:196 – 202.