Publication Spotlight: December 2012

Publication spotlight is a series designed to showcase noteworthy BCMB publications from students and faculty. If you have a recent publication that you are proud of, tell us about it.


Wang JT, Seydoux G. Germ cell specification. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2013;757:17-39. Review. PMID: 22872473.

Baile MG, Claypool SM. The power of yeast to model diseases of the powerhouse of the cell. Front Biosci. 2013 Jan 1;18:241-78. PMID: 23276920.


Wang Y, Rattner A, Zhou Y, Williams J, Smallwood PM, Nathans J. Norrin/Frizzled4 signaling in retinal vascular development and blood brain barrier plasticity. Cell. 2012 Dec 7;151(6):1332-44. PMID: 23217714.

Han L, Ma C, Liu Q, Weng HJ, Cui Y, Tang Z, Kim Y, Nie H, Qu L, Patel KN, Li Z, McNeil B, He S, Guan Y, Xiao B, Lamotte RH, Dong X. A subpopulation of nociceptors specifically linked to itch. Nat Neurosci. 2012 Dec 23. PMID: 23263443.


Tu-Sekine B, Goldschmidt H, Petro E, Raben DM. Diacylglycerol kinase θ: Regulation and stability. Adv Biol Regul. 2012 Sep 20. PMID: 23266086.

Sisk JM, Clements JE, Witwer KW. miRNA Profiles of Monocyte-Lineage Cells Are Consistent with Complicated Roles in HIV-1 Restriction. Viruses. 2012 Sep 25;4(10):1844-64. PMID: 23202444.


Deng K, Zink MC, Clements JE, Siliciano RF. A quantitative measurement of antiviral activity of anti-human immunodeficiency virus type 1 drugs against simian immunodeficiency virus infection: dose-response curve slope strongly influences class-specific inhibitory potential. J Virol. 2012 Oct;86(20):11368-72. PMID: 22875968.

Nalayanda DD, Puleo C, Fulton WB, Sharpe LM, Wang TH, Abdullah F. An open-access microfluidic model for lung-specific functional studies at an air-liquid interface. Biomed Microdevices. 2009 Oct;11(5):1081-9. PMID: 19484389.

If you have publication you would like featured in this month’s Spotlight, please let us know.

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