• Publications
  • Influence

Claim Your Author Page
Ensure your research is discoverable on Semantic Scholar. Claiming your author page allows you to personalize the information displayed and manage publications (all current information on this profile has been aggregated automatically from publisher and metadata sources).
  • Ming Tong, Rosa Yu, Chetram Deochand, Suzanne M. de la Monte
  • Medicine
  • Alcohol and alcoholism
  • 15 September 2015
  • AIMS Since epidemiologic studies suggest that tobacco smoke toxins, e.g. the nicotine-derived nitrosamine ketone (NNK) tobacco-specific nitrosamine, can be a co-factor in alcohol-related brainContinue Reading
  • Chetram Deochand, Ming Yu Tong, Amit R. Agarwal, Enrique Cadenas, Suzanne M. de la Monte
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
  • 8 December 2015
  • BACKGROUND Human studies suggest tobacco smoking is a risk factor for cognitive impairment and neurodegeneration, including Alzheimer's disease (AD). However, experimental data linking tobacco smokeContinue Reading
  • Valerie Zabala, Ming Yu Tong, +8 authors Suzanne M. de la Monte
  • Medicine
  • Alcohol and alcoholism
  • 1 March 2015
  • AIMS Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) is linked to binge drinking and cigarette smoking. Heavy chronic ± binge alcohol, or low-level exposures to dietary nitrosamines cause steatohepatitis with insulinContinue Reading
    AIM Epidemiologic studies have demonstrated high rates of smoking among alcoholics, and neuroimaging studies have detected white matter atrophy and degeneration in both smokers and individuals withContinue Reading