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102. King, A., Smith, L. J. McNamara, P., Cao, D. (2017). Second generation electronic nicotine delivery system vape pen exposure generalizes as a smoking cue. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, in press. https://doi.org/10.1093/ntr/ntw327
 
101. Alam, M., Thapa, D., Lim, J. I., Cao, D., & Yao, X. (2017). Quantitative characteristics of sickle cell retinopathy in optical coherence tomography angiography. Biomedical Optics Express, in press
 
100. Son, T., Wang, B., Thapa, D., Lu, Y., Chen, Y., Cao, D. & Yao, X. (2016). Optical coherence tomography angiography of stimulus evoked hemodynamic responses in individual retinal layers. Biomedical Optics Express, 7(8): 3151-3162. PDF
 
99. Barrionuevo, P. A & Cao, D. (2016). Luminance and chromatic signals interact differently with melanopsin activation to control the pupil light responses Journal of Vision, 16(11):29, 1-17. PDF
 
98. Grassi, M. A., Rao, V., Chen, S., Cao, D., Gao, X., Cleary, P. A., Huang, S., Paterson, A., D., Natarajan, R., Rehman, J., Kern, T. S., (2016). Lymphoblastoid cell lines as a tool to study inter-individual differences in the response to glucose, Plos One, 11(8): e0160504. PDF
 
97. Cao, D., Zhuang, X., Kang, P., Hong, S. W., King, A. (2016). Alcohol promotes piecemeal percepts during binocular rivalry, Frontiers in Psychology, 7:489. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00489. PDF
 
96. Cooper, B., Lee, B. B & Cao, D. (2016) Macaque retinal ganglion cell responses to complex moving patterns: harmonic composition, noise and detectability, Journal of Neurophysiology, 115: 1976-2988. PDF
 
95. King, A. C, Smith, L. J., Fridberg, D. J., Matthews, A. K., McNamara, P. J. & Cao, D. (2016) Exposure to Electronic Nicotine Delivery Device (ENDS) Visual Imagery Increases Smoking Urge and Desire, Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1037/adb0000123.
 
94. Bartholomew, A. J., Lad, E. M., Cao, D., Bach, M, & Cirulli E. T. (2016). Individual differences in scotopic visual acuity and contrast sensitivity: genetic and non-genetic influences, PloS One, 11(2): e0148192. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148192. PDF
 
93. Cao, D., & Barrionuevo, P. A (2016). The Importance of intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells and implications for lighting design Journal of Solid State Lighting, 2:10: DOI 10.1186/s40539-015-0030-0 PDF
 
92. McAnany, J. J.,Park, J. C. & Cao, D., (2015). Rod- and cone-isolated flicker electroretinograms and their response summation characteristics, Visual Neuroscience, 32, e018. PDF
 
91. King AC, Hasin, D, O’Connor, SJ, McNamara, PJ, Cao, D.(2016). A prospective 5-year re-examination of alcohol response in heavy drinkers progressing in alcohol use disorder (AUD). Biological Psychiatry, 79, 489-498. PDF
 
90. Fridberg, D. J., Cao, D., King, A. C. (2015). Integrating alcohol response feedback in a brief intervention for young adult heavy drinkers who smoke: A pilot study. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 155, 293-297. PDF
 
89. Zhuang, X., Kang P., King, A. C. & Cao, D. ,(2015). Alcohol intoxication impairs mesopic rod and cone temporal processing in social drinkers. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(9), 1842-1849. PDF
 
88. Zhuang, X. Pokorny, J., Cao, D. (2015). Flicker adaptation desensitizes the magnocellular but not the parvocellular pathway, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 56, 2901-2908. PDF
 
87. Park, J. C., Cao, D. , Collison, F. T., Fishman, G. A., & McAnany, J. J. (2015). Rod and cone contributions to the dark-adapted 15-Hz flicker electroretinogram, Documenta Ophthalmologica , 130(2), 111-119(doi: 10.1007/s10633-015-9480-3). PDF
 
86. Zele, A. J. & Cao, D. (2015). Vision under mesopic and scotopic illumination. Frontiers in Psychology|Perception Science , 5:1594 (doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01594). PDF
 
85. Cao, D., Nicandro, N. & Barrionuevo, P. A (2015). A five-primary photostimulator suitable for studying intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cell functions in humans. Journal of Vision, 15(1):27, 1-13. PDF
 
84. Joyce, D. S., Feigl, B., Cao, D. & Zele, A. J. (2015). Temporal characteristics of melanopsin inputs to the human pupil light reflex. Vision Research, 107, 58-65. PDF .
 
83. Cao, D. & Barrionuevo, P. A (2015). Estimating photoreceptor excitations from spectral outputs of a personal light exposure measurement device. Chronobiology International, 32(2), 270-280 (doi:10.3109/07420528.2014.966269). PDF
 
82. Rueger, S. U., Hu, X., McNamara, P., Cao, D., Hao, W., & King, A.C. (2015). Differences in subjective response to alcohol in heavy and light drinking Chinese men versus Caucasian American men. Addiction, 110(1), 91-99. PDF
 
81. Asvat, Y., Cao, D., Africk, J. J., Matthews, A., & King, A. C. (2014). Feasibility and effectiveness of a community-based smoking cessation intervention in a racially diverse, urban smoker cohort. American Journal of Public Health, vol 104(S4), S620-S627. PDF
 
80. Fridberg, D. J., Cao, D., Grant, J., King, A. C. (2014). Naltrexone improves quit rates, attenuates smoking urge, and reduces alcohol use in heavy drinking smokers attempting to quit smoking. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38(10),2622-2629. PDF
 
79. Ennis R., Cao, D., Lee, B.B., & Zaidi, Q., (2014). Eye-movements and the neural basis of context effects on visual sensitivity. Journal of Neuroscience, 24, 8119-8129. PDF
 
78. Chang, Q., Berdyshev, E., Cao, D., Bogaard, J. D., …, & Grassi, M. (2014). Cytochrome P450 2C epoxygenases mediate photochemical stress-induced death of photoreceptors. Journal of Biological Chemistry , 289 (12), 8337-8352. PDF
 
77. Guerrero, E. Marsh, J., Cao, D., Shin, H. C., Andrews, C. M., (2014). Gender Disparities in Utilization and Outcome of Comprehensive Substance Abuse Treatment Among Racial/Ethnic Groups. Journal of Substance Abuse, 46, 584-591. PDF
 
76. Barrionuevo, P., Nicandro, N. , McAnany, J. J., Zele, A. J., Gamlin, P., & Cao. D. (2014). Assessing relative rod, cone and melanopsin contributions to pupil flicker responses, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 55(2), 719-727. PDF
 
75. Barrionuevo, P. A. & Cao. D. (2014). The contributions of rhodopsin, cone opsins and melanopsin to postreceptoral pathways inferred from natural image statistics, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A131-A139. PDF
 
74. Cao. D. (2014). S-cone discrimination in the presence of two adapting fields: Data and model, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A65-A74. PDF
 
73. Zele, A. J., Maynard, M. L. & Cao. D. (2014). Effect of rod–cone interactions on mesopic visual performance mediated by chromatic and luminance pathways, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A , 31(4), A7-A14. PDF
 
72. King, A., McNamara, P., Deborah, H. & Cao, D.(2014). Alcohol Challenge Responses Predict Future Alcohol Use Disorder Symptoms: A Six-Year Prospective Study. Biological Psychiatry, 75, 798-806. PDF
 
71. Elliott, S. L., Cao, D. (2013). Scotopic hue percepts in natural scenes, Journal of Vision, 13(13):15,1-13. PDF
 
70. Qato, K. Skelly, C., Cao, D. etc. (2013). Contemporary outcomes in vascular patients who require pre-operative coronary stent, Annals of Vascular Surgery , 27(5), 646-654. PDF
 
69. King, A., Cao, D. ,Zhang, L., & Rueger, S. (2013). Effects of the opioid receptor antagonist naltrexone on smoking and related behaviors in smokers preparing to quit: a randomized controlled trial. Addiction , 108(10), 1836-1844. PDF
 
68. Zhuang, X., & Cao, D. (2013). Contrast magnitude and polarity effects on color filling-in along cardinal color axes. Journal of Vision, 13(7):19, 1-14. PDF
 
67. Gussin, H. A, Tomlinson, I. D., Cao, D., Qian, H., Rosenthal, S. J., & Pepperberg, D. R. (2013). Quantum Dot Conjugates of GABA and Muscimol: Binding to α1β2γ2 and ρ1 GABAA Receptors. ACS Chemical Neuroscience , 4(3), 435–443. PDF
 
66. Andrews, C. M., Shin, H. C. Marsh, J. Cao, D., Pollack, H. (2013) Client and program characteristics associated with wait time to substance abuse treatment entry, American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 39(1),61-68. PDF
 
65. Zhuang, X., King, A., McNamara, P., Pokorny, J., & Cao, D. (2012). Differential effects of alcohol on contrast processing mediated by the Magnocellular and Parvocellular pathways. Journal of Vision, 12(11):16,1-13. PDF
 
64. King, A., & Cao, D., Zhang, L., & O'Malley, S. S. (2012) Naltrexone reduction of long-term smoking cessation weight gain in women but not men: A randomized controlled trial. Biological Psychiatry , 73, 924-930. PDF
 
63. Hardest, M., Marsh, J., Shin, H. C., & Cao D. (2012) Social and health service use and treatment outcomes for sexual minorities in a national sample of substance abuse treatment programs. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services , 24, 97-118. PDF
 
62. King, A., & Cao, D., O'Malley, S. S., Kranzler, H. R., Cai, X., deWit, H., Mattews, A. K., & Stachoviak, R. J. (2012). Effects of Naltrexone on smoking cessation outcomes in nicotine dependent men and women, Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 32(5), 630-636. PDF
 
61. Te, H., Cao, D. , et al (2012). Use of immune function test to monitor immunosuppression in liver transplant recipients, Clinical Transplantation, 26, 826-832. PDF
 
60. Cao, D . (2012). Color Vision and Night Vision, Retina (5th Edition), Editor: Steven J. Ryan, Elsevier Mosby, Vol 1, Chapter 10, PP285-299
 
59. Saidel, M.A, Paik, J. Y., Garcia, C., Russo, P, Cao, D., & Bouchard C. (2012). Prevalence of sleep apnea syndrome and high risk characteristics among kertoconus patients, Cornea, 31(6), 600-603..
 
58. Zaidi, Q., Ennis, R. Lee, B. B. and Cao, D. (2012). Neural locus of color after-image, Current Biology, 22, 220-224. PDF
 
57. Cao, D. , Lu, Y.,(2012). Lateral suppression of mesopic rod and cone flicker detection, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A, 29(2), A188-A193. PDF
 
56. Cao, D. , Lu, Y., (2012). Chromatic discrimination: Differential contributoins from two adapting fields, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A, 29(2), A1-A9. PDF
 
55. Cao, D., Zele, A. J., Pokorny, J., Lee, D., Messner, L. V., Diehl, C. & Ksiazek, S. (2011). Functional loss in the magnocellular and parvocellular pathway in patients with optic neuritis, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52, 8900-8907. PDF
 
54. Cao, D., Pokorny, J. & Grassi, M. A. (2011). Isolated mesopic rod and cone Electroretinograms realized with a four-primary method, Documenta Ophthalmologica, 123, 29-41. PDF
 
53. Cao, D., Marsh, J. & Shin, H. C. (2011). Improving health and social outcomes with targeted servies in substance abuse treatment, The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 37(4), 250-258. PDF
 
52. Swanson, W. H., Sun, H., Lee, B. B. & Cao, D. (2011). Author responses: frequency-doubling technology and parasol cells, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science,52(6),3759-3760. PDF
 
51. Pula, J. H, Towle, V. Ll, Staszek, V. M., Cao, D. , Bernard, & Gomez, C. M. (2011) Retinal nerver fiber layer and macular thickness are decreased in spinocerebellar ataxia and cerebellar multisystem atrophy, Neuro-Ophthalmology, 35(3), 108-114. PDF
 
50. Shin, H. C., Marsh, J., Cao, D.(2011). Client-provider Relationship in Substance Abuse Treatment: Differences in Residential and Non-residential Settings. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 41, 335-346. PDF
 
49. Andrews, C., Cao, D., Marsh, J. C., & Shin, H. C. (2011). The impact of comprehensive services in SAT for women with a history of intimate partner violence. Violence Against Women, 17(5),550-567. PDF
 
48. King, A., de Wit, H., McNamara, P., & Cao, D.(2011). Rewarding, Stimulant and Sedative Alcohol Responses and Relationship to Future Drinking. Archives of General Psychiatry, 68(4), 389-399. PDF
 
47. Feigl, B. Cao, D., Morris, C. P. & Zele, A. (2011). Persons with age-related maculopathy risk genotypes and clinically normal eyes have reduced mesopic vision. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52(2), 1145-1150. PDF
 
46. Swanson, W. H., Sun, H., Lee, B. B. & Cao, D. (2011). Responses of Retinal Ganglion Cells to Perimetric Stimuli, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 52(2), 764-771. PDF
 
45. King, A. Cao, D., Southard, C. & Matthews, A. (2011). Racial Differences in Eligibility Determination and Enrollment in a Smoking Cessation Clinical Trial: Results from the Chicago STOP Smoking Research Project (C-STOP). Health Psychology, 30(1), 40-48. PDF
 
44. Cao, D., Lee, B. B. & Sun, H. (2010). Combination of rod and cone inputs in parasol ganglion cells of the magnocellular pathway, Journal of Vision, 10(11):4, 1-15. PDF
 
43. Lee, B. B., Sun, H. & Cao, D.. (2010). Macaque ganglion cell responses to probe stimuli on modulated backgrounds,Journal of Vision, 10(12): 26, 1-14. PDF
 
42. Pokorny, J. & Cao, D. (2010). Rod and cone contributions to mesopic vision. Proceedings in CIE Symposium "Lighting Quality & Energy Efficiency", x35:2010, 9-20. PDF
 
41. Marsh, J. C., Shin, H. C., & Cao, D. (2010). Gender differences in client-provider relationship as active ingredient in SAT. Evaluation and Program Planning, 33(2), 81-90. PDF
 
40. Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2010). Rod and cone contrast gain derived from reaction time distribution modeling, Journal of Vision, 10(2):11,1-15. PDF
 
39. Mill, J. L., Cao, D., Miller, J. G. & Lipton, R. B. (2009). Correlates of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in Chicago area children with diabetes (DM). Primary Care Diabetes, 3(3), 149-156. PDF
 
38. King, A., McNamara, P., Conrad, M. & Cao, D. (2009). Alcohol-induced increases in smoking behavior for nicotinized and denicotinized cigarettes in men and women. Psychopharmacology,207(1), 107-117. PDF
 
37. Marsh, J. C., Cao, D.,. & Shin, H. C. (2009). Closing the need-service gap: Gender differences in matching services to client needs in comprehensive substance abuse treatment. Social Work Research,33(3), 183-192. PDF
 
36. Marsh, J. C., Cao, D., Guerrero, E., & Shin, H. C. (2009). Need-service matching in substance abuse treatment: Racial/ethnic differences. Evaluation and Program Planning, 32(1), 43-51. PDF
 
35. King, A., Cao, D., Vanier, C., & Wilcox, T. (2009). Naltrexone decreases heavy drinking rates in smoking cessation treatment: An exploratory study. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(6), 1044-1050. PDF
 
34. Sonabend, A. M., Ulasov, I. V., Han, Y., Rolle, C. E., Nandi, S., Cao, D., Tyler, M. A & Lesniak, M. S. (2009). Biodistribution of an oncolytic adenovirus after intracranial injection in permissive animals: a comparative study of Syrian hamsters and cotton rats. Cancer Gene Therapy, 16(4), 362-372. PDF
 
33. King, A., Epstein, A., Conrad, M., McNamara, P. &Cao, D. (2008), Sex differences in the relationship between alcohol-associated smoking urge and behavior: A pilot study, American Journal of Addictions, 17(5), 347-353. PDF
 
32. Lewicky-Gaupp, C., Cao, D., & Culbertson, S. (2008), Urinary and anal incontinence in African American teenaged gravidas during pregnancy and the puerperium, Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 21(1), 21-26. PDF
 
31. Cao, D., Marsh, J., & Shin, H. (2008), Gender and racial/ethnic disparities in the impact of HIV prevention programming in SAT, American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 34, 730-740. PDF
 
30. King, A., Sanchez-Johnsen, L., Van Orman, S., Cao, D., Matthews, A. (2008). A Pilot Community-Based Intensive Smoking Cessation Intervention in African Americans: Feasibility, Acceptability and Early Outcome Indicators, Journal Of The National Medical Association, 100, 2, 208-217. PDF
 
29. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Zele, A. J. (2008). Rod contribution to color perceptions: Linear with rod contrast. Visual Research, 48, 2586-2592 . PDF
 
28. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Zele, A. J. (2008). Chromatic discrimination in the presence of rod incremental and decremental contrast. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 399-404. PDF
 
27. Pokorny, J., Lurtze, M., Cao, D., & Zele, A. J. (2008). The Color of night: Surface color perception of color defective observers under dim illuminations. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 475-480. PDF
 
26. Zele, A. J., Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2008). Rod-cone interactions and the temporal impulse response of the cone pathway. Visual Research, 48, 2593-2598. PDF
 
25. Cao, D., Zele, A. J., Smith, V. C., & Pokorny, J. (2008). S-cone discrimination for stimuli with spatial and temporal chromatic contrast. Visual Neuroscience, 25 (3), 349-354. PDF
 
24. Cao, D., Zele, A. J. & Pokorny, J. (2007). Linking impulse response functions to reaction times: Rod and cone reaction time data and a neural model. Vision Research, 47, 1060-1074. PDF
 
23. Zele, A. J., Cao, D., & Pokorny, J. (2007). Threshold units: A correct metric for reaction time? Vision Research, 47, 608-611. PDF
 
22. Brumback, T., Cao, D. & King, A. (2007). Effects of alcohol on psychomotor performance and perceived impairment in heavy binge social drinkers. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 91 (1), 10-17. PDF
 
21. Sparrow, M. P., Hande, S. A., Friedman, S., Cao, D., & Hanauer, S. B. (2007). Effect of Allopurinol on clinical outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease nonresponders to Azathioprine or 6-Mercaptopruine. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 5, 209-214. PDF
 
20. Shevell, S. K. & Cao, D. (2006). Chromatic assimilation measured by temporal nulling. Vision Research, 46, 106-116. PDF
 
19. Cao, D., Zele, AJ, and Pokorny, J. (2006). Dark-adapted rod suppression of cone flicker detection:  Evaluation of receptoral and postreceptoral interactions. Visual Neuroscience, 531-537. PDF
 
18. Pokorny J, Lutze, M, Cao, D., and Zele, A.J. (2006). The color of night: Surface color perception under dim illuminations. Visual Neuroscience, 525-530. PDF
 
17. King, A., de Wit, H., Riley, R. C., Cao, D., Niaura, R., Hatsukami, D. (2006). Efficacy of Naltrexone in Smoking Cessation:  A Preliminary Study and an Examination of Sex Differences. Nicotine & Tobacco Research 5, 671-682. PDF
 
16. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Smith, V. C. (2005). Matching rod percepts with cone stimuli. Vision Research, 45, 2119-2128. PDF
 
15. Cao, D., Pokorny, J., & Smith, V. C. (2005). Associating color appearance with the cone chromaticity space. Vision Research, 45, 1929-1934. PDF
 
14. Cao, D. & Shevell, S.K. (2005). Chromatic assimilation: Spread light or neural mechanism.  Vision Research, 45, 1031-1045. PDF
 
13. Van Besien, K., Artz, A., Smit, S., Cao, D., Rich, S., Godley, L., Jones, D., Del Cerro, P., Bennett, D., Casey, B., Odenike, O., Thirman, M., Daugherty, C., Wickrema, A., Zimmerman, T., Larson, R. A., & Stock, W. (2005) Fludarabine melphalan alemtuzumab conditioning in adults with advanced acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23(24), 5728-5738. PDF
 
12. Marsh, J., Cao, D. (2005). Parents in substance abuse treatment: implications for child welfare practice. Children and Youth Services Review, 27 (12), 1259-1278. PDF
 
11. Sparrow, M. P., Hande, S. A., Friedman, S., Lim, W. C, Reddy, S. I. Cao, D., Hanauer, S. B. (2005). Allopurinol safely and effectively optimizes tioguanine metabolites in inflammatory bowel disease patients not responding to azathioprine and mercaptopurine. Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics 22 (5): 441-446. PDF
 
10. Bennett, J. J., Cao, D., Posner M. C. (2005). Determinants of unresectability and outcome of patients with occult colorectal hepatic metastases, Journal Of Surgical Oncology, 92 (1), 64-69. PDF
 
9. Shevell, S. K., & Cao, D. (2004). Chromatic assimilation is unaffected by perceived depth of inducing light.  Visual Neuroscience, 21(3), 373-376. PDF
 
8. Marsh, J., Cao, D., & D'Auuno, T. (2004). Gender differences in the impact of comprehensive services in substance abuse treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 27, 289-300. PDF
 
7. Murley, J. S., Kataoka, Y., Cao, D., Li, J. J., Oberley, L. W., and Grdina, D. J. (2004), Delayed radioprotection via NFkB mediated induction of MnSOD in SA-NH tumor cells exposed to WR1065, the free thiol form of amifostine, Radiation Research, 162, 536-546. PDF
 
6. Shaalan, W. E., Cheng, H., Gewertz, B., McKinsey, J. F., Schwartz, L. B., Katz, D., Cao, D., Desai, T., Glagov, S., Bassiouny, H. S. (2004). Degree of carotid plaque calcification in relation to symptomatic outcome and plaque inflammation. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 40, 2, 262-269. PDF
 
5. Anselmo, J., Cao, D., Karrison, T., Weiss, R. E., Refetoff, S. (2004).  Fetal Loss Associated with Excess Thyroid Hormone Exposure, Journal of the American Medical Association, 292(6),691-695. PDF
 
4. Tung, A., Bergmann, B.M., Herrera, S., Cao, D., Mendelson, W. B.(2004). Recovery from sleep deprivation is not altered by propofol anesthesia, Anesthesiology, 100 (6), 1419-1426. PDF
 
3. Stadler, W. M., Cao, D., Vogelzang, N. J., Ryan, C., Hoving, K., Wright, R., Karrison, T., and Vokes E. E. (2004). A randomized phase II trial of SU5416 in hormone refractory prostate cancer, Clinical Cancer Research, 3365-3370. PDF
 
2. Shevell, S. K., & Cao, D. (2003). Chromatic assimilation: Evidence for a neural mechanism. In J. D. Mollon, J. Pokorny & K. Knoblauch (Eds.), Normal and Defective Colour Vision.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 114-121. PDF
 
1. Cui, C., Cao, D., & Love, S. (2001). Measuring visual threshold of inkjet banding, Image Processing, Image Quality, Image Capture Systems Conference,84-89. PDF