Alejandro R Ayala

Associate Professor of Clinical

  • 938 Citations
20002018

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Research Output

2018

Dance with me to the end of love: Serotonin and the carcinoid heart

Ayala, A. R. & Salerno, T., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Biochemical control during long-Term follow-up of 230 adult patients with cushing disease: A multicenter retrospective study

Geer, E. B., Shafiq, I., Murray, B. G., Bonert, V., Ayala, A. R., Swerdloff, R. S., Katznelson, L., Lalazar, Y., Manuylova, E., Pulaski-Liebert, K. J., Carmichael, J. D., Hannoush, Z., Surampudi, V., Broder, M. S., Cherepanov, D., Eagan, M., Lee, J., Said, Q., Neary, M. P. & Biller, B. M. K., Aug 1 2017, In : Endocrine Practice. 23, 8, p. 962-970 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Follow-up intervals in patients with Cushing’s disease: recommendations from a panel of experienced pituitary clinicians

Geer, E. B., Ayala, A. R., Bonert, V., Carmichael, J. D., Gordon, M. B., Katznelson, L., Manuylova, E., Shafiq, I., Surampudi, V., Swerdloff, R. S., Broder, M. S., Cherepanov, D., Eagan, M., Lee, J., Said, Q., Neary, M. P. & Biller, B. M. K., Aug 1 2017, In : Pituitary. 20, 4, p. 422-429 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Transarterial embolization of a hyperfunctioning aldosteronoma in a patient with bilateral adrenal nodules

Salsamendi, J., Gortes, F. J., Ayala, A. R., Palacios, J. D., Tewari, S. & Narayanan, G., Mar 1 2017, In : Radiology Case Reports. 12, 1, p. 87-91 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

Detection of recurrent Cushing's disease: proposal for standardized patient monitoring following transsphenoidal surgery

Ayala, A. R. & Manzano, A. J., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 119, 2, p. 235-242 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations
2010

Consequences of adrenal venous sampling in primary hyperaldosteronism and predictors of unilateral adrenal disease

Mathur, A., Kemp, C. D., Dutta, U., Baid, S., Ayala, A., Chang, R. E., Steinberg, S. M., Papademetriou, V., Lange, E., Libutti, S. K., Pingpank, J. F., Alexander, H. R., Phan, G. Q., Hughes, M., Linehan, W. M., Pinto, P. A., Stratakis, C. A. & Kebebew, E., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 211, 3, p. 384-390 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2009

Leptin and insulin sensitivity: Reply to Oral and Burant

Paz-Filho, G., Esposito, K., Hurwitz, B., Sharma, A., Dong, C., Andreev, V., Delibasi, T., Erol, H., Ayala, A., Wong, M. L. & Licinio, J., Feb 1 2009, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 296, 2, p. E396

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2008

Changes in insulin sensitivity during leptin replacement therapy in leptin-deficient patients

Paz-Filho, G., Esposito, K., Hurwitz, B., Sharma, A., Dong, C., Andreev, V., Delibasi, T., Erol, H., Ayala, A., Wong, M. L. & Licinio, J., Dec 1 2008, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 295, 6, p. E1401-E1408

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Effect of leptin on lipid metabolism (Horm Metab Res (2008) 40 (572-574)).

Paz-Filiho, G. J., Ayala, A., Esposito, K., Erol, H. K., Delibasi, T., Barry, E. H., Wong, M. L. & Licinio, J., Aug 1 2008, In : Hormone and Metabolic Research. 40, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Effects of leptin on lipid metabolism

Paz-Filho, G. J., Ayala, A., Esposito, K., Erol, H. K., Delibasi, T., Barry, E. H., Wong, M. L. & Licinio, J., Aug 1 2008, In : Hormone and Metabolic Research. 40, 8, p. 572-574 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2006

Discordant localization of 2-[f]-fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose in 6-[f]-fluorodopamine- and [i]-metaiodobenzylguanidine-negative metastatic pheochromocytoma sites

Mamede, M., Carrasquillo, J. A., Chen, C. C., Del Corral, P., Whatley, M., Ilias, I., Ayala, A. & Pacak, K., Jan 2006, In : Nuclear Medicine Communications. 27, 1, p. 31-36 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Utility of plasma free metanephrines in diagnosis of factitious pheochromocytoma

Chidakel, A. R., Pacak, K., Eisenhofer, G., Lawrence, J. E. & Ayala, A. R., Jan 1 2006, In : Endocrine Practice. 12, 5, p. 568-571 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2005

Cushing's syndrome

Ayala, A. & Chrousos, G., Dec 1 2005, Adrenal Glands: Diagnostic Aspects and Surgical Therapy. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 57-66 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Intramuscular administration of ACTH1-24 vs. 24-hour blood sampling in the assessment of adrenocortical function.

Alesci, S., Ilias, I., Souvatzoglou, E., Harris, A. G., Gold, P. W., Ayala, A. R. & Chrousos, G. P., Jan 1 2005, In : Hormones (Athens, Greece). 4, 2, p. 96-100 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Major depression is associated with significant diurnal elevations in plasma interleukin-6 levels, a shift of its circadian rhythm, and loss of physiological complexity in its secretion: Clinical implications

Alesci, S., Martinez, P. E., Kelkar, S., Ilias, I., Ronsaville, D. S., Listwak, S. J., Ayala, A. R., Licinio, J., Gold, H. K., Kling, M. A., Chrousos, G. P. & Gold, P. W., May 1 2005, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 90, 5, p. 2522-2530 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

269 Scopus citations

Neurobiological characteristics of rhesus macaque abusive mothers and their relation to social and maternal behavior

Maestripieri, D., Lindell, S. G., Ayala, A., Gold, P. W. & Higley, J. D., Feb 2005, In : Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 29, 1 SPEC. ISS., p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

64 Scopus citations
2004

Behavioral, adrenal, and sympathetic responses to long-term administration of an oral corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor antagonist in a primate stress paradigm

Ayala, A. R., Pushkas, J., Higley, J. D., Ronsaville, D., Gold, P. W., Chrousos, G. P., Pacak, K., Calis, K. A., Gerald, M., Lindell, S., Rice, K. C. & Cizza, G., Nov 1 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 89, 11, p. 5729-5737 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Characterization of GATA3 mutations in the hypoparathyroidism, deafness, and renal dysplasia (HDR) syndrome

Nesbit, M. A., Bowl, M. R., Harding, B., Ali, A., Ayala, A., Crowe, C., Dobbie, A., Hampson, G., Holdaway, I., Levine, M. A., McWilliams, R., Rigden, S., Sampson, J., Williams, A. J. & Thakker, R. V., May 21 2004, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 279, 21, p. 22624-22634 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Scopus citations
2003

Amyloidosis: Role of fine-needle aspiration

Basaria, S., Ayala, A. R., Westra, W. H. & Cooper, D. S., Mar 1 2003, In : Thyroid. 13, 3, p. 313-314 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

The spectrum effect in the evaluation of Cushing syndrome

Ayala, A. R., Ilias, I. & Nieman, L. K., Aug 1 2003, In : Current Opinion in Endocrinology and Diabetes. 10, 4, p. 272-276 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations
2002

CRHR1 Receptor binding and lipophilicity of pyrrolopyrimidines, potential nonpeptide corticotropin-releasing hormone type 1 receptor antagonists

Hsin, L. W., Tian, X., Webster, E. L., Coop, A., Caldwell, T. M., Jacobson, A. E., Chrousos, G. P., Gold, P. W., Habib, K. E., Ayala, A., Eckelman, W. C., Contoreggi, C. & Rice, K. C., Jan 1 2002, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 10, 1, p. 175-183 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Nonpeptide corticotropin releasing hormone type 1 receptor antagonists as medications and imaging agents

Contoreggi, C., Ayala, A., Grant, S., Eckelman, W., Webster, E. & Rice, K., Nov 1 2002, In : Drugs of the Future. 27, 11, p. 1093-1100 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Synthesis of doubly 13C-labelled antalarmin isotopomers for pharmacokinetic studies

Greiner, E., Atkinson, A. J., Ayala, A., Chrousos, G. P., Contoreggi, C., Eckelman, W. C., Gold, P. W., Habib, K. E., Jacobson, A. E., Whittaker, N., Webster, E. L. & Rice, K. C., Aug 14 2002, In : Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals. 45, 8, p. 637-645 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

The case for more aggressive screening and treatment of mild thyroid failure

Ayala, A. R. & Wartofsky, L., Jan 1 2002, In : Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine. 69, 4, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations
2001

Aspergillus thyroiditis

Ayala, A. R., Basaria, S., Roberts, K. E. & Cooper, D. S., May 17 2001, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 77, 907, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

The development of a potential single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging agent for the corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor type 1

Tian, X., Hsin, L. W., Webster, E. L., Contoreggi, C., Chrousos, G. P., Gold, P. W., Habib, K., Ayala, A., Eckelman, W. C., Jacobson, A. E. & Rice, K. C., Feb 12 2001, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 11, 3, p. 331-333 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2000

A rare pituitary lesion

Basaria, S., Ayala, A. R., Guerin, C. & Dobs, A. S., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of endocrinological investigation. 23, 3, p. 189-192 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Corticotropin-independent Cushing's syndrome caused by an ectopic adrenal adenoma

Ayala, A. R., Basaria, S., Udelsman, R., Westra, W. H. & Wand, G. S., Dec 1 2000, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 85, 8, p. 2903-2906 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

CRH receptor antagonists: Advances and prospective

Ayala, A. R. & Wand, G. S., Jan 1 2000, In : Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Patents. 10, 1, p. 67-74 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

When to treat mild hypothyroidism

Ayala, A. R., Danese, M. D. & Ladenson, P. W., Jan 1 2000, In : Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America. 29, 2, p. 399-415 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations