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1.Classen, J.B., Mergner, W.J., and Costa, M.: ATP hydrolysis by ischemic mitochondria. Journal of Cellular Physiology 141:53-59, 1989.
2.Mergner, W.J., Classen, J.B., Costa, M., and Leventhal, H.H.: Plasma membrane and mitochondrial changes in cell injury. In Cell Death, Mechanism of Acute Cell Injury and Cell Death, Mergner, W.J., Jones, R.T., and Trump, B.F., editors. Fields and Woods Phil., 1990.
3.Classen, J.B., and Shevach, E.M.: Evidence that cyclosporine treatment during pregnancy predisposes offspring to develop autoantibodies. Transplantation 51:1052-1057, 1991.
4.Classen, J.B., and Shevach, E.M.: Post-thymectomy organ-specific autoimmunity: enhancement by cyclosporine A and inhibition by IL-2 . Autoimmunity 15: 55-59,1993.
5.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Vaccines modulate type I diabetes. Diabetologia 39: 500- 501, 1996.
6.Classen, J.B.: Diabetes epidemic follows hepatitis B immunization program
New Zealand Medical Journal 109: 195, 1996.
7.Classen, J.B.: The timing of immunization affects the development of diabetes in rodents. Autoimmunity 24: 137-145, 1996.
8.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Timing of immunization alters risk of diabetes. ICAAC Abstract G023: 1996.
9.Classen, J.B.: The diabetes epidemic and the hepatitis B vaccine.
New Zealand Medical Journal 109: 366, 1996.
10.Classen, D.C., and Classen, J.B.: The timing of pediatric immunization and the risk of insulin- dependent diabetes. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 6: 449-454, 1997.
11.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Incidence of IDDM in Germany is not higher than predicted. Diabetes Care 20(11): 1799-1800, 1997.
12.Classen, J.B. : Trials without placebo controls in pre-IDDM: is there an advantage?
Diabetes Metab Rev. 13(4): 317, 1997.
13.Classen, J.B.: Cyclosporine induce autoimmunity in newborns prevented by early immunization. Autoimmunity 27(3): 135-139, 1998.
14.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Public should be told that vaccines may have adverse effects. British Medical Journal 318:193, 1999.
15.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Hemophilus vaccine and increased IDDM, causal relationship likely. British Medical Journal; eBMJ, May 7, 1999. http://www.bmj.com/cgi/eletters/318/7192/1169.
16.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Vaccines, autoimmune diabetes (IDDM), and accountability. British Medical Journal 318:1487, 1999.
17.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Immunization in the first month of life may explain decline in incidence of IDDM in the Netherlands. Autoimmunity 31:43-45, 1999.
18.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Vertically transmitted enteroviruses and the benefits of neonatal immunization. Diabetes Care 22 (10): 1760, 1999.
19.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Association between type 1 diabetes and Hib vaccine, causal relation likely. British Medical Journal 319:1133, 1999.
20.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Immunisation and type 1 diabetes mellitus: is there a link? Drug Safety 21(5):423-5, 1999.
21.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Hemophilus vaccine associated with increased risk of diabetes, causality likely. Diabetes Care 23: 872, 2000.
22.Paolo Pozzilli, Natalia Visalli, Guisy Coppolino, David Carey Classen, John B. Classen and the IMDIAB Group: Hepatitis B Vaccine Associated with an Increased Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Italy. Abstract 272, 60th Scientific Session, American Diabetes Association Meeting, San Antonio, Texas: June 13, 2000.
23.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Vaccines and the risk of insulin- dependent diabetes (IDDM): potential mechanisms of action. Medical Hypotheses 57:532-538, 2001.
24.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: The safety of military immunization and the risk of insulin dependent diabetes. Clinical Practice of Alternative Medicine 2:247-252, 2001.
25.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Clustering of cases of insulin dependent diabetes (IDDM) occurring three years after Hemophilus influenza B (HiB) immunization support causal relationship between immunization and IDDM. Autoimmunity 35:247-253, 2002.
26.Classen, J.B., and Classen, D.C.: Clustering of cases of IDDM occurring 2-4 years after vaccination is consistent with clustering after infections and progression to IDDM in autoantibody positive individuals. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism 16 (4):495-507, 2003.
27.Classen, J.B.: Pertussis infections, vaccines and type 1 diabetes. Diabetic Medicine. 21(4):397-8, 2004.
28.Classen, J.B.: Enhanced funding of pharmacoepidemiology through
patenting the disclosure of adverse event information. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 15: 390–393, 2006.
29.Classen, J.B.: Clustering of Cases of IDDM 2 to 4 Years after Hepatitis B Immunization is Consistent with Clustering after Infections and Progression to IDDM in
Autoantibody Positive Individuals. The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal 2:1-6, 2008.
30.Classen, J.B.: Risk of Vaccine Induced Diabetes in Children with a Family History of Type 1 Diabetes. The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal 2: 7-10, 2008.
31.Classen, J.B.: Discontinuation of BCG Vaccination Precedes Significant Drop in Type 2 Diabetes in Japanese Children. Role of Inflammation and Cortisol Activity as a Cause of Type 2 Diabetes The Open Endocrinology Journal 2: 1-4, 2008.
32.Classen, J.B.: Type 1 Diabetes Versus Type 2 Diabetes/Metabolic Syndrome, Opposite Extremes of an Immune Spectrum Disorder Induced by Vaccines The Open Endocrinology Journal 2:9-15, 2008.
33.Classen, J.B.: Evidence childhood epidemics of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are opposite extremes of an immune spectrum disorder induced by immune stimulants. Role of race and associated cortisol activity as a major determining factor of the type of diabetes. Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews 3: 67-69, 2009.
V. Issued Patents
1.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 5,723,283. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
2.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 5,728,385. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
3.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 6,420,139. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
4.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 6,683,739. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
5.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 7,008,790. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
6.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 6,219,674 . System for creating and managing proprietary product data.
7.Classen, J.B.: U.S. patent 6,420,139. Method and composition for an early vaccine to protect against both infectious diseases and chronic immune mediated disorders or their sequela.
VI. Presentations Pertaining to Vaccines and Autoimmunity
1. New Enterprises Associates, Baltimore, MD: October 25th, 1994
Presented data to a large venture capital corporation.
2. Venture Fund of Washington, Washington, DC: October 31st, 1994
Presented data to a venture capital corporation focusing on health care.
3. MedImmune, Gaithersburg, MD: November 2nd, 1994
Presented data to a vaccine development company.
4. Univax Biologicals, Rockville, MD: December 16th, 1994
Presented data to a vaccine development company.
5. US Public Health Service: January 9th, 1995
Presented data at a 2 hour seminar devoted to analyzing Classen Immunotherapies' data.
6. FDA: January 11th, 1995
Presented data at a 2 hour seminar devoted to analyzing Classen Immunotherapies' data.
7. University of Pittsburgh: January 17th, 1995
Presented data to university scientists.
8. US Public Health Service: January 30th, 1995
Presented data at a full day seminar devoted to analyzing Classen Immunotherapies' data. Over 20 senior government scientists attended the meeting.
9. National Vaccine Information Center: August 25th, 1995
Presented data to executives of the organization.
10. Georgetown University: October 16th, 1995
Presented data to university scientists.
11. FDA, Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee: October 26th, 1995
Presented data to a panel of consultants advising the FDA.
12. FDA, Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee: October 27th, 1995
Presented data to a panel of consultants advising the FDA.
13. Institute of Medicine: November 6th, 1995
Presented data at a large full day public seminar.
14. Institute of Medicine: November 17th, 1995
Presented data in detail to this organization.
15. University of Maryland School of Medicine: November 29th, 1995
Presented data to university scientists.
16. Maryland Department of Public Health: March 15th, 1995
Presented data to state officials involved in managing diabetes and communicable diseases.
17. FDA, Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee: July 11th, 1996
Presented data to a panel of consultants advising the FDA.
18. Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines (ACCV) and National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC) Subcommittee on Vaccine Safety: September 10, 1996. Presented data to joint committees at meeting.
19. 36th ICAAC meeting, New Orleans: September 16, 1996
Picked by the American Society of Microbiology as one of the most interesting abstracts presented at the meeting.
20. The First International Public Conference on Vaccination, Alexandria, VA : September 14, 1997
21. U. Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine: March 12, 1998 Presented data on vaccines and IDDM to professors and residents.
22. Johns Hopkins University, Institute for Vaccine Safety: March 20, 1998
Safety Workshop on Childhood Immunization and Diabetes. Presented data at a full day workshop devoted to analyzing my research which was attended by experts from government, industry, and academia from around the country.
23. National Institutes of Health: May 14-15,1998
Workshop: An Evaluation of Possible Role of Vaccines and Infectious Diseases in Insulin Dependent (Type 1) Diabetes Mellitus. Presented data at this 2 day workshop devoted to discussing my research.
24. Vaccination and Child Health Symposium, Manchester, New Hampshire: October 17, 1998
Presented data on the risks and benefits of immunization.
25. Expert witness to Congress of the United States, House of Representatives: May 18, 1999. Presented data at hearing entitled " Hepatitis B Vaccine: Helping or Hurting the Public."
26. Great Lakes College of Clinical Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland: September 25, 1999
Presented data on the risks and benefits of immunization.
27. Expert witness to Congress of the United States, House of Representatives: October 12, 1999. Presented data at hearing entitled " Defense Vaccines: Force Protection or False Security."
28. FDA, Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee: November 5, 1999.
Presented data proving vaccines cause diabetes to a panel of consultants advising the FDA.
29. 60th Scientific Session, Diabetes Association Meeting, San Antonio, Texas: June 13, 2000. Collaborative data presented by P. Pozzilli. Hepatitis B Vaccine Associated with an Increased Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Italy.
30. The Second International Public Conference on Vaccination, Alexandria, VA : September 10, 2000
Presented proof vaccines cause insulin dependent diabetes.
31. FDA, Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee: January 31, 2001
Presented data to a panel of consultants advising the FDA.
32. American College for Advancement in Medicine Spring Conference, Nashville: May 13, 2001
Presented data on vaccines and autoimmune diseases.
33. Melee's Vaccine Litigation Conference, Philadelphia, PA: March 19, 2002
Presented data on vaccine induced diabetes.
34. House of Delegates, State of Maryland, Annapolis, MD: March 16, 2004
Invited by a House Delegate to provided testimony on vaccine adverse events at a meeting pertaining to consideration of a House Bill to allow conscientious objection to immunization.
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2. Shiv Chopra: CORRUPT TO THE CORE: Memoirs of a Health Canada Whistleblower; KOS Publishing, Inc. Toronto, Canada, 2009.
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4. Shiv Chopra: CORRUPT TO THE CORE (Indian edition): All India Pingalwara Society, Amritsar, India, 2010.
5. Shiv Chopra: Five Pillars of Food Safety: 40th Annual Conference National Farmers Union, 2010: www.mediareel.net
6. Shiv Chopra: The Last Bastion of Corruption: 1. Food Safety; 2. Vaccines: www.mediareel.net
7. Vaccines: Prevention or Curse? www.shivchopra.com
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