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Heerman M, Weng JL, Hurwitz I, Durvasula R, Ramalho-Ortigao M (2015). Bacterial Infection and Immune Responses in Lutzomyia longipalpis Sand Fly Larvae Midgut. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9: e0003923. PMID: 26154607 PMCID: PMC4495979

Pierucci-Alves F, Akoyev V, Schultz BD (2015). Bicarbonate exchangers SLC26A3 and SLC26A6 are localized at the apical membrane of porcine vas deferens epithelium. Physiol Rep 3: e12380. PMID:25907791

Veeman M, Reeves W (2015). Quantitative and in toto imaging in ascidians: working toward an image-centric systems biology of chordate morphogenesis. Genesis 53:143-59. PMID: 25262824 PMCID: PMC4378666

Carlson M, Reeves W, Veeman M (2015). Stochasticity and stereotypy in the Ciona notochord. Developmental Biology 397:248-56. PMID: 25459659

Pope MR, Fleming SD (2014). TLR2 modulates antibodies required for intestinal ischemia/reperfusion-induced damage and inflammation. J Immunol 194: 1190-8. PMID: 25539820 PMCID: PMC4297697


Agrawal, S., Kelkenberg, M., Begum, K., Lea, S., Williams, C. E., Kramer, K. J., Park, Y., Muthukrishnann, S., Merzendorfer, M.  (2014) Two essential peritrophic matrix proteins mediate matrix barrier functions in the insect midgut. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 49: 24-34. PMID: 24680676

Bigelow K, Nguyen TA (2014). Increase of gap junction activities in SW480 human colorectal cancer cells. BMC Cancer 14: 502. PMID: 25008544 PMCID: PMC4226976

Bryant WB, Michel K. Blood feeding induces hemocyte proliferation and activation in the African malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae Giles. J Exp Biol 217:1238-45. PubMed PMID: 24363411; PMCID: PMC3990356.

Chaudhari, S. S., Moussian, B., Specht, C.A., Arakane, Y., Kramer, K.J., Beeman, R.W., Muthukrishnan, S. (2014). Functional specialization among members of Knickkopf family of proteins in insect cuticle organization. PloS Genet 10: e1004537 PMID: 25144557 PMCID: PMC4140639

Dib LH, Ortega MT, Fleming SD, Chapes SK, Melgarejo TL (2014). Bone Marrow Leptin Signaling Mediates Obesity-Associated Adipose Tissue Inflammation in Male Mice. Endocrinology 155: 40-46. PMID: 24169547 PMCID: PMC3868799

Kim KX, Sanneman JD, Kim HK, Harbidge DG, Xu J, Soleimani M, Wangemann P, Marcus DC (2014). Slc26a7 chloride channel activity and localization in mouse Reissner’s membrane epithelium. PLoS ONE 10: e97191. PMID: 24810589 PMCID: PMC4014619

Mao X, Zhang Y, Schwend T, Conrad GW (2014). Effects of polysialic acid on sensory innervation of the cornea. Dev Biol 398: 193-205. PMID:25478909 PMCID:PMC3868799

Montero-Astúa M, Rotenberg D, Leach A, Schneweis B, Park K, Park SH, German TL, Whitfield AE (2014). Disruption of vector transmission by a plant-expressed viral glycoprotein. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 27:296-304. PMID: 24405031

Reeves W, Thayer R, Veeman V (2014). Anterior-posterior regionalized gene expression in the Ciona notochord. Dev Dyn. 243: 612-20. PMID: 24288133 PMCID: PMC4060897

Smallwood CR, Jordan L, Trinh V, Schuerch DW, Gala A, Hanson M, Shipelskiy Y, Majumdar A, Newton SM, Klebba PE. (2014). Concerted loop motion triggers induced fit of FepA to ferric enterobactin. J Gen Physiol 44:71-80. PMID: 24981231 PMCID: PMC4076525

Veeman M, Reeves W (2014). Quantitative and in toto imaging in ascidians: working towards an image-centric systems biology of chordate morphogenesis. Genesis 53: 143-59. PMID: 25262824 PMCID: PMC4378666

Wang Q, Schultz BD (2014). Cholera toxin enhances Na+ absorption across MCF10A human mammary epithelia.  Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 306: C471-84. PMID: 24371040 PMCID: PMC4042620

Xie L, Fu Q, Ortega MT, Zhou L, Rasmussen D, O'Keefe J, Zhang KK, Chapes SK (2014). Overexpression of IL-10 in C2D macrophages promotes a macrophage phenotypic switch in adipose tissue environments. PloS ONE 9: e86541. PMID 24466141 PMCID: PMC3897709


Ding Y, Nguyen TA (2013) PQ1, a quinoline derivative, induces apoptosis in T47D breast cancer cells through activation of caspase-8 and caspase-9.  Apoptosis 18:1071-82.  PMID: 23677255

Huang H, Ding Y, Sun XS, Nguyen TA (2013) Peptide hydrogelation and cell encapsulation for 3D culture of MCF-7 breast cancer cells.  PLoS One. 8: e59482.  PMID: 23527204

Yi S, Pierucci-Alves F, Schultz BD. (2013) Transforming growth factor-β1 impairs CFTR-mediated anion secretion across cultured porcine vas deferens epithelial monolayer via the p38 MAPK pathway.  Am J Physiol Cell Physiol.  305:C867-76.  PMID: 23903699

Kawabata A, Ohta N, Seiler G, Pyle MM, Ishiguro S, Zhang YQ, Becker KG, Troyer D, Tamura M (2013) Naïve rat umbilical cord matrix stem cells significantly attenuate mammary tumor growth through modulation of endogenous immune responses.  Cytotherapy. 15:586-97. PMID: 23474329

Ohta N, Kawabata A, Uppalapati D, Ishiguro S, Troyer D, Tamura M. (2013) Cytotherapy for breast cancer by umbilical cord matrix stem cells.  IN: Stem Cell Therapeutics for Cancer, Editor: Shah K, Wiley publisher, pp111-126, Print ISBN: 9781118282427, Online ISBN: 9781118660423

Reimann K, Krishnamoorthy G, Wangemann P (2013) NOS inhibition enhances myogenic tone by increasing rho-kinase mediated Ca2+ sensitivity in the male but not the female gerbil spiral modiolar artery.  PLoS One e53655.  PMID: 23301097

Li X, Zhou F, Marcus DC, Wangemann P (2013) Endolymphatic Na+  and K+  concentrations during cochlear growth and enlargement in mice lacking Slc26a4/pendrin.  PLoS One 8: e65977.  PMID: 23741519

Li X, Sanneman JD, Harbidge DG, Zhou F, Ito T, Nelson R, Picard N, Chambrey R, Eladari D, Miesner T, Griffith AJ, Marcus DC, Wangemann P. (2013) SLC26A4 targeted to the endolymphatic sac rescues hearing and balance in Slc26a4 mutant mice.  PLoS Genet 9: e1003641. PMID: 23874234

Chaudhari SS, Arakane Y, Specht CA, Moussian B, Kramer KK, Muthukrishnan S,  Beeman RW (2013) Retroactive maintains cuticle integrity by promoting the trafficking of Knickkopf into the procuticle of Tribolium castaneum.  PLoS Genet. 9:e1003268  PMID: 23382702

Giraldo MC, Dagdas YF, Gupta YK, Mentlak TA, Yi M, Martinez-Rocha AL, Saitoh H, Terauchi R, Talbot NJ, Valent B (2013) Two distinct secretion systems facilitate tissue invasion by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Nature Communications. Article number: 4:1996. PMID: 23774898

Giraldo MC, Valent B (2013) Filamentous plant pathogen effectors in action. Nature Reviews Microbiology. 11:800–814. PMID: 24129511

Gregory C, Veeman M (2013) 3D-printed microwell arrays for Ciona microinjection and timelapse imaging. PLoS ONE. 8:e82307.  PMID: 24324769

Reeves W, Thayer R, Veeman M (2013) Anterior-posterior regionalized gene expression in the Ciona notochord. Dev Dyn. 243:612-20 PMID: 24288133

Hu Y, Zhang J, Jia H, Sosso D, Lie T, Frommer W, Yang B, White FF, Wang N, Jones J (2013) Lateral organ boundaries 1 is a disease susceptibility gene for citrus bacterial canker disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 11:E521-9. PMID: 24474801


Schwend T, Deaton RJ, Zhang Y, Caterson B, Conrad GW. (2012) Corneal sulfated glycosaminoglycans and their effects on trigeminal nerve growth cone behavior in vitro: roles for ECM in cornea innervation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53: 8118-37.  PMID: 23132805

Zhang Y, Sukthankar P, Tomich JM, Conrad GW (2012) Effect of the synthetic NC-1059 peptide on diffusion of riboflavin across an intact corneal epithelium. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 53: 2620-9. PMID: 22447859