Marina Rodríguez del Valle, Ph.D.
Department of Health Sciences, Nursing and Public Health
Ph.D. in Natural Sciences, Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
Publications and Media Placements
Masters Thesis: 1988 "Detection of antibodies to a defined malarial antigen in humans exposed to Plasmodium falciparum"
Ph. D. Thesis: 1991 "Plasmodium falciparum antigens and anti-P.falciparum antibodies in the urine of malaria patients"
Rodríguez-del Valle M, Quakyi IA, Amuesi J, Quaye JT, Nkrumah FK, Taylor DW. (1991) Detection of antigens and antibodies in the urine of humans with Plasmodium falciparum malaria. J Clin Microbiol 29: 1236-1242.
Laskin DL, Pendino KJ, Punjabi C, Rodríguez-del Valle M, Laskin JD. (1994) Pulmonary and hepatic effects of inhaled ozone in rats. Env. Health Persp. 102: 61-64.
Rodríguez-del Valle M, Hwang SM, Heck DE, Laskin JD, Laskin DL. Role of nitric oxide in hepatic injury following acute endotoxemia. (1994) Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 730: 329-331.
Laskin DL, Rodríguez-del Valle M, Heck DE, Hwang S, Ohnishi ST, Durham SK, Goller NL and Laskin JD. (1995) Hepatic nitric oxide production following acute endotoxemia in rats is mediated by increased inducible nitric oxide synthase gene expression. Hepatology 22: 223-233