MSTP Student First Author Papers

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Barks AK, Beeson MM, Hallstrom TC, Georgieff MK, Tran PV. Developmental iron deficiency dysregulates TET activity and DNA hydroxymethylation in the rat hippocampus and cerebellum. Dev Neurosci. 2022 Jan 11. Online ahead of print.

Bolivar-Wagers S, Loschi ML, Jin S, Thangavelu G, Larson JH, McDonald-Hyman CS, Aguilar EA, Saha A, Koehn BH, Hefazi M, Osborn MJ, Jensen MC, Wagner JE, Pennell CA, Blazar BR. Murine CAR19 Tregs suppress acute graft-versus-host disease and maintain graft-versus-tumor responses. JCI Insight. 2022 Aug 2:e160674.

Bolivar-Wagers S, Larson JH, Jin S, Blazar BR. Cytolytic CD4+ and CD8+ Regulatory T-Cells and Implications for Developing Immunotherapies to Combat Graft-Versus-Host Disease.
Front Immunol. 2022 Apr 12;13:864748. PMCID: PMC9040077

Dick JK, Hart GY. Natural Killer Cell Antibody-Dependent Cellular Cytotoxicity (ADCC) Activity Against Plasmodium falciparum-Infected Red Blood Cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2022;2470:641-657.

Ding M, Smith KD, Wiesner DL, Nielsen JN, Jackson KM, Nielsen K. Use of Clinical Isolates to Establish Criteria for a Mouse Model of Latent Cryptococcus neoformans Infection. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2022 Feb 2;11:804059. PMCID: PMC8847453

Maxwell AM, Harrison K, Rawls E, Zilverstand A. Gender Differences in the Psychosocial Determinants Underlying the Onset and Maintenance of Alcohol Use Disorder. Front Neurosci. 2022 Mar 14;16:808776. PMCID: PMC8964095

Ojebuoboh AR, Gonzalez-Feliciano AG, Brown KM, Khan RJ, Xu R, DeRoo LA, Lewis J, Quarells RC, Davis SK. Association of active coping to unfair treatment with perceived stress and depressive symptoms in African Americans: mh-grid study. BMC Psychiatry. 2022 Feb 21;22(1):134.

Riedl JA, Riddle M, Xia L, Eide C, Boull C, Ebens CL, Tolar J. J Invest Dermatol. Interrogation of RDEB Epidermal Allografts after BMT Reveals Coexpression of Collagen VII and Keratin 15 with Proinflammatory Immune Cells and Fibroblasts. 2022 Mar 15:S0022-202X(22)00198-1. Online ahead of print.

Shearer RD, Shippee ND, Vickery KD, Stevens MA, Winkelman TNA. A longitudinal cross-sectional analysis of substance use treatment trends for individuals experiencing homelessness, criminal justice involvement, both, or neither - United States, 2006-2018. Lancet Reg Health Am. 2022 Mar;7:100174. PMCID: PMC8979492

Shearer RD, Vickery KD, Bodurtha P, Drawz PE, Johnson S, Jeruzal J, Waring S, Chamberlain AM, Kharbanda AB, Leopold J, Harrison B, Hiler H, Khazanchi R, Rossom R, Margolis KL, Rai NK, Muscoplat MH, Yu Y, Dudley RA, Klyn NAM, Winkelman TNA. COVID-19 Vaccination Of People Experiencing Homelessness And Incarceration In Minnesota. Health Aff (Millwood). 2022 Jun;41(6):846-852.

Shearer RD, Lundberg WJ, Baker JV, Vickery KD. Opportunities for Re-Engaging Persons with HIV in Care at a Health Care System in Minneapolis, Minnesota. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2022 Mar;36(3):83-85.

Shearer RD, Bart G, Reznikoff C. Rethinking the Use of "Polysubstance" to Describe Complex Substance Use Patterns. J Gen Intern Med. 2022 Feb 2. Online ahead of print

Touma AM, Tang W, Rasicci DV, Vang D, Rai A, Previs SB, Warshaw DM, Yengo CM, Sivaramakrishnan S. Nanosurfer assay dissects β-cardiac myosin and cardiac myosin-binding protein C interactions. Biophys J. 2022 May 18:S0006-3495(22)00406-4.

Touma AM, Nijjar PS, Manousakis GE, Kamdar F. A rare case report of severe cardiomyopathy associated with myotonic dystrophy type 2. Eur Heart J Case Rep. 2022 Feb 8;6(3):ytac015. PMCID: PMC8942102

Trieu BH, Remmers BC, Toddes C, Brandner DD, Lefevre EM, Kocharian A, Retzlaff CL, Dick RM, Mashal MA, Gauthier EA, Xie W, Zhang Y, More SS, Rothwell PE. Angiotensin-converting enzyme gates brain circuit-specific plasticity via an endogenous opioid. Science. 2022 Mar 11;375(6585):1177-1182.

Wanhainen KM, Peng C, Zhou MH, Macedo BG, O'Flanagan S, Yang T, Kelekar A, Burbach BJ, Borges da Silva H, Jameson SC. P2RX7 Enhances Tumor Control by CD8+ T Cells in Adoptive Cell Therapy. Cancer Immunol Res. 2022 Jul 1;10(7):871-884.


Akinnola I, Rossi DR, Meyer C, Lindsey A, Haase DR, Fogas S, Ehrhardt MJ, Blue RE, Price AP, Johnson M, Alvarez DF, Taylor DA, Panoskaltsis-Mortari A. Engineering Functional Vasculature in Decellularized Lungs Depends on Comprehensive Endothelial Cell Tropism. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2021 Aug 16;9:727869. PMCID: PMC8415401

Barks AK, Liu SX, Georgieff MK, Hallstrom TC, Tran PV. Early-Life Iron Deficiency Anemia Programs the Hippocampal Epigenomic Landscape. Nutrients. 2021 Oct 28;13(11):3857. PMCID: PMC8623089

Cheng AZ, Moraes SN, Shaban NM, Fanunza E, Bierle CJ, Southern PJ, Bresnahan WA, Rice SA, Harris RS. APOBECs and Herpesviruses. Viruses. 2021 Feb 28;13(3):390. PMCID: PMC7998176

Chiu E, Felices M, Cichocki F, Davis Z, Wang H, Tuninga K, Vallera DA, Lee T, Bjordahl R, Malmberg KJ, Valamehr B, Miller JS. Anti-NKG2C/IL-15/anti-CD33 killer engager directs primary and iPSC-derived NKG2C + NK cells to target myeloid leukemia. Mol Ther. 2021 Dec 1;29(12):3410-3421.

Dwyer AJ, Ritz JM, Mitchell JS, Martinov T, Alkhatib M, Silva N, Tucker CG, Fife BT. Enhanced CD4+ and CD8+ T cell infiltrate within convex hull defined pancreatic islet borders as autoimmune diabetes progresses. Sci Rep. 2021 Aug 25;11(1):17142. PMCID: PMC8387412

Garay B, Erlanson D, Binstadt BA, Correll CK, Fitzsimmons N, Hobday PM, Hudson A, Mahmud S, Riskalla MM, Kramer S, Xiong S, Vehe RK, Bullock DR. Using quality improvement methodology and tools to reduce patient wait time in a paediatric subspecialty rheumatology clinic. BMJ Open Qual. 2021 Dec;10(4):e001550. PMCID: PMC8705210

Goldblum RR, McClellan M, White K, Gonzalez SJ, Thompson BR, Vang HX, Cohen H, Higgins L, Markowski TW, Yang TY, Metzger JM, Gardner MK. Oxidative stress pathogenically remodels the cardiac myocyte cytoskeleton via structural alterations to the microtubule lattice. Dev Cell. 2021 Aug 9;56(15):2252-2266.e6.

Kerkvliet CP, Truong TH, Ostrander JH, Lange CA. Stress sensing within the breast tumor microenvironment: how glucocorticoid receptors live in the moment. Essays Biochem. 2021 Dec 17;65(6):971-983.

Lee RD, Munro SA, Knutson TP, LaRue RS, Heltemes-Harris LM, Farrar MA. Single-cell analysis identifies dynamic gene expression networks that govern B cell development and transformation. Nat Commun. 2021 Nov 25;12(1):6843. PMCID: PMC8617197

Maxwell AM, Rao RB. Perinatal iron deficiency as an early risk factor for schizophrenia. Nutr Neurosci. 2021 Jun 24:1-10.

Mikolajczyk B, Draganich C, Philippus A, Goldstein R, Erin Andrews, Pilarski C, Wudlick R, Morse LR, Monden KR. Resilience and mental health in individuals with spinal cord injury during the COVID-19 pandemic. Spinal Cord. 2021 Dec;59(12):1261-1267. PMCID: PMC8459146

Mohamed FA, Thangavelu G, Rhee SY, Sage PT, O'Connor RS, Rathmell JC, Blazar BR. Recent Metabolic Advances for Preventing and Treating Acute and Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease. 2021 Oct 12;12:757836. Review. PMCID: PMC8546182

Patterson MT, Williams JW. Metabolic regulation of macrophage proliferation and function in atherosclerosis. 2021 Oct 1;32(5):293-300. Review. PMCID: PMC8416794

Riedl J, Popp C, Eide C, Ebens C, Tolar J. Mesenchymal stromal cells in wound healing applications: role of the secretome, targeted delivery and impact on recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa treatment. Cytotherapy. 2021 Nov;23(11):961-973. Review.

Riedl J, Pickett-Leonard M, Eide C, Kluth MA, Ganss C, Frank NY, Frank MH, Ebens CL, Tolar J. ABCB5+ dermal mesenchymal stromal cells with favorable skin homing and local immunomodulation for recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa treatment. Stem Cells. 2021 Jul;39(7):897-903. PMCID: PMC8278965

Schmit M, Bielinsky AK. Congenital Diseases of DNA Replication: Clinical Phenotypes and Molecular Mechanisms. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jan 18;22(2):911. PMCID: PMC781139

Shearer RD, Ford BR, Howell BA. X-Waiver Exemption in the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder. JAMA. 2021 Aug 3;326(5):441-442.

Shearer RD, Shippee ND, Winkelman TNA. Characterizing trends in methamphetamine-related health care use when there is no ICD code for "methamphetamine use disorder". J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021 Aug;127:108369.

Stagg DB, Gillingham JR, Nelson AB, Lengfeld JE, André d'Avignon D, Puchalska P, Crawford PA. Diminished ketone interconversion, hepatic TCA cycle flux, and glucose production in D-β-hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase hepatocyte-deficient mice. Mol Metab. 2021 Nov;53:101269. PMCID: PMC8259407

Tucker CG, Dwyer AJ, Fife BT, Martinov T. The Role of Programmed Death-1 in Type 1 Diabetes. Curr Diab Rep. 2021 May 6;21(6):20. PMCID: PMC8323125

Valluri S, Mason SM, Peterson HH, French SA, Harnack LJ. The impact of financial incentives and restrictions on cyclical food expenditures among low-income households receiving nutrition assistance: a randomized controlled trial. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2021 Dec 4;18(1):157. PMCID: PMC8642917

Valluri S, Mason SM, Peterson HH, Appelhans B, French SA, Harnack LJ. Associations between shopper impulsivity and cyclical food purchasing: Results from a prospective trial of low-income households receiving monthly benefits. Appetite. 2021 Mar 31;163:105238.

Valluri S, Mason SM, Peterson HH, French SA, Harnack LJ. Trends in cyclical food expenditures among low-income households receiving monthly nutrition assistance: results from a prospective study. Public Health Nutr. 2021 Feb;24(3):536-543.

Vélez-Reyes GL, Koes N, Ryu JH, Kaufmann G, Berner M, Weg MT, Wolf NK, Rathe SK, Ratner N, Moriarity BS, Largaespada DA. Transposon Mutagenesis-Guided CRISPR/Cas9 Screening Strongly Implicates Dysregulation of Hippo/YAP Signaling in Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor Development. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar 30;13(7):1584. PMCID: PMC8038069

Wijeyesinghe S, Beura LK, Pierson MJ, Stolley JM, Adam OA, Ruscher R, Steinert EM, Rosato PC, Vezys V, Masopust D. Expansible residence decentralizes immune homeostasis. Nature. 2021 Apr;592(7854):457-462. PMCID: PMC8057530


Corkrum M, Covelo A, Lines J, Bellocchio L, Pisansky M, Loke K, Quintana R, Rothwell PE, Lujan R, Marsicano G, Martin ED, Thomas MJ, Kofuji P, Araque A. Dopamine-Evoked Synaptic Regulation in the Nucleus Accumbens Requires Astrocyte Activity. Neuron. 2020 Mar 18;105(6):1036-1047.

Faber EB, Georg GI. DFG-1 Binding: A New Residue for Developing Selective Kinase Inhibitors. J Med Chem. 2020 Sep 24;63(18):10221-10223.

Faber EB, Wang N, Georg GI. Review of rationale and progress toward targeting cyclin-dependent kinase 2 (CDK2) for male contraception†. Biol Reprod. 2020 Aug 4;103(2):357-367. PMCID: PMC7523694

Faber EB, Tian D, Burban D, Levinson NM, Hawkinson JE, Georg GI. Cooperativity Between Orthosteric Inhibitors and Allosteric Inhibitor 8-Anilino-1-Naphthalene Sulfonic Acid (ANS) in Cyclin-Dependent Kinase 2. ACS Chem Biol. 2020 Jul 17;15(7):1759-1764.

Mikolajczyk B, Greenberg ER, Fuher H, Berres M, May LL, Areaux RG Jr. Am J Ophthalmol. Follow-up Adherence and Barriers to Care for Pediatric Glaucomas at a Tertiary Care Center. 2020 Aug 26;221:48-54.

Okafor EC, Hullsiek KH, Williams DA, Scriven JE, Rhein J, Nabeta HW, Musubire AK, Rajasingham R, Muzoora C, Schutz C, Meintjes G, Meya DB, Boulware DR. Correlation between Blood and CSF Compartment Cytokines and Chemokines in Subjects with Cryptococcal Meningitis. Mediators Inflamm. 2020 Oct 29;2020:8818044. PMCID: PMC7644322

Okafor EC, Pastick KA, Rajasingham R. Hydroxychloroquine as Postexposure Prophylaxis for Covid-19. Reply. N Engl J Med. 2020 Sep 10;383(11):1089.

Perez Kerkvliet C, Dwyer AR, Diep CH, Oakley RH, Liddle C, Cidlowski JA, Lange CA. Breast Cancer Res. Glucocorticoid receptors are required effectors of TGFβ1-induced p38 MAPK signaling to advanced cancer phenotypes in triple-negative breast cancer. 2020 May 1;22(1):39. PMCID: PMC7193415

Phung LA, Foster AD, Miller MS, Lowe DA, Thomas DD. Super-relaxed state of myosin in human skeletal muscle is fiber-type dependent. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2020 Dec 1;319(6):C1158-C1162. PMID: PMC7792673

Shearer RD. Dedicated to whom? Bias in board preparations. Clin Teach. 2020 Oct 12.

Shearer RD, Howell BA, Bart G, Winkelman TNA. Substance use patterns and health profiles among US adults who use opioids, methamphetamine, or both, 2015-2018. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Sep 1;214:108162. PMCID: PMC8147519

Speltz R, Lunzer MM, Shueb SS, Akgün E, Reed R, Kalyuzhny A, Portoghese PS, Simone DA. The bivalent ligand, MMG22, reduces neuropathic pain after nerve injury without the side effects of traditional opioids. Pain. 2020 Sep 1;161(9):2041-2057. PMCID: PMC7606301

Touma AM, Malik RU, Gupte T, Sivaramakrishnan S. Allosteric modulation of adenosine A1 and cannabinoid 1 receptor signaling by G-peptides. Pharmacol Res Perspect. 2020 Dec;8(6):e00673. PMCID: PMC7596666

Tucker CG, Mitchell JS, Martinov T, Burbach BJ, Beura LK, Wilson JC, Dwyer AJ, Singh LM, Mescher MF, Fife BT. Adoptive T Cell Therapy with IL-12-Preconditioned Low-Avidity T Cells Prevents Exhaustion and Results in Enhanced T Cell Activation, Enhanced Tumor Clearance, and Decreased Risk for Autoimmunity. J Immunol. 2020 Sep 1;205(5):1449-1460. PMCID: PMC8293279

Valluri S, French SA, Elbel B, Oakes JM, Rydell SA, Harnack LJ. Within- and Between-Household Variation in Food Expenditures Among Low-Income Households Using a Novel Simple Annotated Receipt Method. Front Nutr. 2020 Oct 22;7:582999. PMCID: PMC7642585

Vogt CD, Panoskaltsis-Mortari A. Tissue engineering of the gastroesophageal junction. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2020 Jun;14(6):855-868. Review. PMCID: PMC7286780

Yellamilli A, Ren Y, McElmurry RT, Lambert JP, Gross P, Mohsin S, Houser SR, Elrod JW, Tolar J, Garry DJ, van Berlo JH. Abcg2-expressing side population cells contribute to cardiomyocyte renewal through fusion. FASEB J. 2020 Apr;34(4):5642-5657.


Barks AK, Beeson MM, Matveeva T, Gale JJ, Rao R, Tran PV. Perinatal Ischemia Alters Global Expression of Synaptosomal Proteins Critical for Neural Plasticity in the Developing Mouse Brain. Dev Neurosci. 2019 Jun 17:1-13.

Barks A, Hall AM, Tran PV, Georgieff MK. Iron as a model nutrient for understanding the nutritional origins of neuropsychiatric disease. Pediatr Res. 2019 Jan;85(2):176-182. Review. PMCID: PMC635366

Breed ER, Watanabe M, Hogquist KA. Measuring Thymic Clonal Deletion at the Population Level. J Immunol. 2019 Jun 1;202(11):3226-3233. PMCID: PMC6529273

Cheng AZ, Yockteng-Melgar J, Jarvis MC, Malik-Soni N, Borozan I, Carpenter MA, McCann JL, Ebrahimi D, Shaban NM, Marcon E, Greenblatt J, Brown WL, Frappier L, Harris RS. Epstein-Barr virus BORF2 inhibits cellular APOBEC3B to preserve viral genome integrity. Nat Microbiol. 2019 Jan;4(1):78-88. PMCID: PMC6294688

Cheng AZ, Moraes SN, Attarian C, Yockteng-Melgar J, Jarvis MC, Biolatti M, Galitska G, Dell'Oste V, Frappier L, Bierle CJ, Rice SA, Harris RS. A Conserved Mechanism of APOBEC3 Relocalization by Herpesviral Ribonucleotide Reductase Large Subunits. J Virol. 2019 Nov 13;93(23). pii: e01539-19. PMCID: PMC6854502

Cheong I, Deelchand DK, Eberly LE, Marjańska M, Manousakis G, Guliani G, Walk D, Öz G. Neurochemical correlates of functional decline in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2019 Mar;90(3):294-301. PMCID: PMC 6467050

Corkrum M, Rothwell PE, Thomas MJ, Kofuji P, Araque A. Opioid-Mediated Astrocyte-Neuron Signaling in the Nucleus Accumbens. Cells. 2019 Jun 14;8(6). pii: E586. PMCID: PMC6628279

Csizmar CM, Petersburg J, Perry TJ, Rozumalski L, Hackel BJ, Wagner CR. Multivalent Ligand Binding to Cell Membrane Antigens: Defining the Interplay of Affinity, Valency, and Expression Density. J Am Chem Soc. 2019 Jan 9;141(1):251-261.

Csizmar CM, Petersburg JR, Wagner CR. Programming Cell-Cell Interactions through Non-genetic Membrane Engineering. Cell Chem Biol. 2018 Aug 16;25(8):931-940. PMCID: PMC6470397

Wang N*, Faber EB*, Georg GI. Synthesis and Spectral Properties of 8-Anilinonaphthalene-1-sulfonic Acid (ANS) Derivatives Prepared by Microwave-Assisted Copper(0)-Catalyzed Ullmann Reaction. ACS Omega. 2019 Oct 28;4(19):18472-18477. PMCID: PMC6844090 *Co-first author

Johnson JK, Miller JS. Current strategies exploiting NK-cell therapy to treat haematologic malignancies. Int J Immunogenet. 2018 Jul 16. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Leng E, Henriksen JC, Rizzardi AE, Jin J, Nam JW, Brassuer BM, Johnson AD, Reder NP, Koopmeiners JS, Schmechel SC, Metzger GJ. Signature maps for automatic identification of prostate cancer from colorimetric analysis of H&E- and IHC-stained histopathological specimens. Sci Rep. 2019 May 6;9(1):6992. PMCID: PMC6502869

Singh B, Covelo A, Martell-Martínez H, Nanclares C, Sherman MA, Okematti E, Meints J, Teravskis PJ, Gallardo C, Savonenko AV, Benneyworth MA, Lesné SE, Liao D, Araque A, Lee MK. Tau is required for progressive synaptic and memory deficits in a transgenic mouse model of α-synucleinopathy. Acta Neuropathol. 2019 Oct;138(4):551-574. PMCID: PMC6778173

Verma M, Asakura Y, Asakura A. Inhibition of microRNA-92a increases blood vessels and satellite cells in skeletal muscle but does not improve DMD related phenotype in mdx mice. Muscle Nerve. 2019 May;59(5):594-602.

Verma M, Shimizu-Motohashi Y, Asakura Y, Ennen JP, Bosco J, Zhou Z, Fong GH, Josiah S, Keefe D, Asakura A. Inhibition of FLT1 ameliorates muscular dystrophy phenotype by increased vasculature in a mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. PLoS Genet. 2019 Dec 26;15(12):e1008468. PMCID: PMC6932757

Wanhainen KM, Jameson SC, da Silva HB. Self-Regulation of Memory CD8 T Cell Metabolism through Extracellular ATP Signaling. Immunometabolism. 2019;1(1). pii: e190009. PMCID: PMC6699786


Angelos MG, Abrahante JE, Blum RH, Kaufman DS. Single cell resolution of human hemato-endothelial cells defines transcriptional signatures of hemogenic endothelium. Stem Cells. Stem Cells. 2018 Feb;36(2):206-217.

Barks A, Fretham SJB, Georgieff MK, Tran PV. Early-Life Neuronal-Specific Iron Deficiency Alters the Adult Mouse Hippocampal Transcriptome. J Nutr. 2018 Oct 1;148(10):1521-1528. PMCID: PMC6258792

Breed ER, Lee ST, Hogquist KA. Directing T cell fate: How thymic antigen presenting cells coordinate thymocyte selection. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2018 Dec;84:2-10. Review. PMCID: PMC5807247

Csizmar CM, Petersburg JR, Hendricks A, Stern LA, Hackel BJ, Wagner CR. Engineering Reversible Cell-Cell Interactions with Lipid Anchored Prosthetic Receptors. Bioconjug Chem. 2018 Apr 18;29(4):1291-1301.

Csizmar CM, Petersburg J, Perry TJ, Rozumalski L, Hackel BJ, Wagner CR. Multivalent Ligand Binding to Cell Membrane Antigens: Defining the Interplay of Affinity, Valency, and Expression Density. J Am Chem Soc. 2018 Dec 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Donaldson MT, Polusny MA, MacLehose RF, Goldsmith ES, Hagel Campbell EM, Miron LR, Thuras PD, Krebs EE. Patterns of conventional and complementary non-pharmacological health practice use by US military veterans: a cross-sectional latent class analysis. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018 Sep 5;18(1):246. PMCID: PMC6125945

Meier LA, Auger JL, Engelson BJ, Cowan HM, Breed ER, Gonzalez-Torres MI, Boyer JD, Verma M, Marath A, Binstadt BA. CD301b/MGL2+ Mononuclear Phagocytes Orchestrate Autoimmune Cardiac Valve Inflammation and Fibrosis. Circulation. 2018 Jun 5;137(23):2478-2493. PMCID: PMC5988921

Meier LA, Binstadt BA. The Contribution of Autoantibodies to Inflammatory Cardiovascular Pathology. Front Immunol. 2018 Apr 27;9:911. Review. PMCID: PMC5934424

Pérez Ortiz JM, Orr HT. Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1: Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration and Preclinical Studies. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2018;1049:135-145.

Phung LA, Karvinen SM, Colson BA, Thomas DD, Lowe DA. Age affects myosin relaxation states in skeletal muscle fibers of female but not male mice. PLoS One. 2018 Sep 18;13(9):e0199062.PMCID: PMC6143227

Sweis BM, Thomas MJ, Redish AD. Beyond simple tests of value: measuring addiction as a heterogeneous disease of computation-specific valuation processes. Learn Mem. 2018 Aug 16;25(9):501-512. PMCID: PMC6097760

Sweis BM, Abram SV, Schmidt BJ, Seeland KD, MacDonald AW 3rd, Thomas MJ, Redish AD. Sensitivity to "sunk costs" in mice, rats, and humans. Science. 2018 Jul 13;361(6398):178-181. doi: 10.1126/science.aar8644.

Sweis BM, Redish AD, Thomas MJ. Prolonged abstinence from cocaine or morphine disrupts separable valuations during decision conflict. Nat Commun. 2018 Jun 28;9(1):2521. PMCID: PMC6023899

Sweis BM, Thomas MJ, Redish AD. Mice learn to avoid regret. PLoS Biol. 2018 Jun 21;16(6):e2005853. PMCID: PMC6013153

Sweis BM, Larson EB, Redish AD, Thomas MJ. Altering gain of the infralimbic-to-accumbens shell circuit alters economically dissociable decision-making algorithms. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Jul 3;115(27):E6347-E6355. PMCID: PMC6142249

Verma M, Asakura Y, Murakonda BSR, Pengo T, Latroche C, Chazaud B, McLoon LK, Asakura A. Muscle Satellite Cell Cross-Talk with a Vascular Niche Maintains Quiescence via VEGF and Notch Signaling. Cell Stem Cell. 2018 Oct 4;23(4):530-543.e9. PMCID: PMC6178221

Wheelwright M, Win Z, Mikkila JL, Amen KY, Alford PW, Metzger JM. Investigation of human iPSC-derived cardiac myocyte functional maturation by single cell traction force microscopy. PLoS One. 2018 Apr 4;13(4):e0194909. PMCID: PMC5884520

Zick JL, Blackman RK, Crowe DA, Amirikian B, DeNicola AL, Netoff TI, Chafee MV. Blocking NMDAR Disrupts Spike Timing and Decouples Monkey Prefrontal Circuits: Implications for Activity-Dependent Disconnection in Schizophrenia. Neuron. 2018 Jun 27;98(6):1243-1255.e5. PMCID: PMC6085178


Angelos MG, Abrahante JE, Blum RH, Kaufman DS. Single cell resolution of human hemato-endothelial cells defines transcriptional signatures of hemogenic endothelium. Stem Cells. Stem Cells. 2018 Feb;36(2):206-217.

Angelos MG, Ruh PN, Webber BR, Blum RH, Ryan CD, Bendzick L, Shim S, Yingst AM, Tufa DM, Verneris MR, and Kaufman DS. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor antagonism promotes early hemato-lymphoid development from human pluripotent stem cells. Blood. 2017 Jun 29;129(26):3428-3439.

Cabrera-Perez J, Badovinac VP, Griffith TS. Enteric immunity, the gut microbiome, and sepsis: Rethinking the germ theory of disease. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2017 Jan;242(2):127-139. PMCID: PMC5167116

Cheong I, Marjańska M, Deelchand DK, Eberly LE, Walk D, Öz G. Erratum to: Ultra-High Field Proton MR Spectroscopy in Early-Stage Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Neurochem Res. 2017 Jun;42(6):1845-1846.

Cheong I, Marjańska M, Deelchand DK, Eberly LE, Walk D, Öz G. Ultra-High Field Proton MR Spectroscopy in Early-Stage Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Neurochem Res. 2017 Jun;42(6):1833-1844. Erratum in: Neurochem Res. 2017 Jun;42(6):1845-1846. PMCID: PMC5488866

Kashem SW, Haniffa M, Kaplan DH. Antigen-Presenting Cells in the Skin. Annu Rev Immunol. 2017 Apr 26;35:469-499.

Verma M, Fitzpatrick K, McLoon LK. Extraocular Muscle Repair and Regeneration. Curr Ophthalmol Rep. 2017 Sep;5(3):207-215. doi: 10.1007/s40135-017-0141-4.


Cabrera-Perez J, Babcock JC, Dileepan T, Murphy KA, Kucaba TA, Badovinac VP, Griffith TS. Gut Microbial Membership Modulates CD4 T Cell Reconstitution and Function after Sepsis. J Immunol. 2016 Sep 1;197(5):1692-8. PMCID: PMC4992581

Csizmar CM, Kim DH, Sachs Z. The role of the proteasome in AML. Blood Cancer J. 2016 Dec 2;6(12):e503. Review. PMCID: PMC5223148

Kashem SW, Kaplan DH. Skin Immunity to Candida albicans. Trends Immunol. 2016 Jul;37(7):440-50. Review. PMCID: PMC4931795

Lane MD, Seelig B. Highly efficient recombinant production and purification of streptococcal cysteine protease streptopain with increased enzymatic activity. Protein Expr Purif. 2016 May;121:66-72. PMCID: PMC4803605

McDonald-Hyman C, Flynn R, Panoskaltsis-Mortari A, Peterson N, MacDonald KP, Hill GR, Luznik L, Serody JS, Murphy WJ, Maillard I, Munn DH, Turka LA, Koreth J, Cutler CS, Soiffer RJ, Antin JH, Ritz J, Blazar BR. Therapeutic regulatory T-cell adoptive transfer ameliorates established murine chronic GVHD in a CXCR5 dependent manner. Blood. 2016 Aug 18;128(7):1013-7. PMCID: PMC4990850

Marko TA, Shamsan GA, Edwards EN, Hazelton PE, Rathe SK, Cornax I, Overn PR, Varshney J, Diessner BJ, Moriarity BS, O'Sullivan MG, Odde DJ, Largaespada DA. Slit-Robo GTPase-Activating Protein 2 as a metastasis suppressor in osteosarcoma. Sci Rep. 2016 Dec 14;6:39059. PMCID: PMC5155223

Marko TA, Diessner BJ, Spector LG. Prevalence of Metastasis at Diagnosis of Osteosarcoma: An International Comparison. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2016 Jun;63(6):1006-11. PMCID: PMC4833631

Srienc AI, Biesecker KR, Shimoda AM, Kur J, Newman EA. Ischemia-induced spreading depolarization in the retina. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2016 Sep;36(9):1579-91.

Sweis BM, Bachour SP, Brekke JA, Gewirtz JC, Sadeghi-Bazargani H, Hevesi M, Divani AA. A modified beam-walking apparatus for assessment of anxiety in a rodent model of blast traumatic brain injury. Behav Brain Res. 2016 Jan 1;296:149-56.

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