MCIP Ph.D. students publish their research findings in some of the leading international scientific journals in their disciplines. Here are some of their recently published works.


Ma M, Percopo CM, Sturdevant DE, Sek AC , Komarow HD, Rosenberg HF (2019) Cytokine Diversity in Human Peripheral Blood Eosinophils: Profound Variability of IL-16. J Immunol 203 (2): 520-531

Redes JL, Basu T, Chan EC, Sek AC, Zhao M, Krishnan R, Rosenberg HF, Druey KM (2019) Aspergillus fumigatus-secreted alkaline protease 1 (Alp1) mediates airways hyperresponsiveness in severe asthma Immunohorizons 3(8): 368-377

Sek AC, Moore IN, Smelkinson MG, Pak K, Minai M, Smith R, Ma M, Percopo CM, Rosenberg HF (2019) Eosinophils Do Not Drive Acute Muscle Pathology in the mdx Mouse Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. J Immunol 203 (2): 476-484

Limkar AR, Mai E, Sek AC, Percopo CM, Rosenberg HF (2019) Frontline Science: Cytokine-mediated developmental phenotype of mouse eosinophils: IL5-associated expression of the Ly6G/Gr1 surface antigen J Leukoc Biol :


Wang HB, Loh DH, Whittaker DS, Cutler T, Howland D, Colwell CS. (2018) Time-Restricted Feeding Improves Circadian Dysfunction as well as Motor Symptoms in the Q175 Mouse Model of Huntington’s Disease. eNeuro 5(1).: 29302618 10.1523/ENEURO.0431-17.2017. eCollection 2018 Jan-Feb

Aschemeyer S, Qiao B, Stefanova D, Valore EV, Sek AC, Ruwe TA, Vieth KR, Jung G, Casu C, Rivella S, Jormakka M, Mackenzie B, Ganz T, Nemeth E. (2018) Structure-function analysis of ferroportin defines the binding site and an alternative mechanism of action of hepcidin Blood 131(8): 899-910


Whittaker DS, Wang HB, Loh DH, Cachope R, Colwell CS. (2017) Possible use of a H3R antagonist for the management of nonmotor symptoms in the Q175 mouse model of Huntington’s disease. Pharmacol Res Perspect : 28971617 10.1002/prp2.344

Wang, H.-B., Whittaker, DS, Truong, D., Mulji, A.K., Ghiani, C.A., Loh, D.H., and Colwell, C.S. (2017) Blue light therapy improves circadian dysfunction as well as motor symptoms in two mouse models of Huntington’s disease. Neurobiology of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms 2: 39–52


Rajendran PS, Nakamura K, Ajijola OA, Vaseghi M, Armour JA, Ardell JL, Shivkumar K. (2016) Myocardial infarction induces structural and functional remodelling of the intrinsic cardiac nervous system. J Physiol 594(2): 321-41. 26572244 10.1113/JP271165. Epub 2015 Dec 15

Ajijola OA. (2016) Sudden cardiac death: We are not there yet. Trends Cardiovasc Med : 25983074 10.1016/j.tcm.2015.04.009. Epub 2015 Apr 17. No abstract available.

Rajendran PS, Nakamura K, Ajijola OA, Vaseghi M, Armour JA, Ardell JL, Shivkumar K. (2016) Myocardial infarction induces structural and functional remodelling of the intrinsic cardiac nervous system. J Physiol 594(2): 321-41. 26572244 10.1113/JP271165. Epub 2015 Dec 15

Kim TH, Gill NK, Nyberg KD, Nguyen AV, Hohlbauch SV, Geisse NA, Nowell CJ, Sloan E, Rowat AC (2016) Cancer cells are less deformable and more invasive with activation of β-adrenergic signaling Journal of Cell Science 129: 4563-4575:

Te Riele AS, Ajijola OA, Shivkumar K, Tandri H. (2016) Role of Bilateral Sympathectomy in the Treatment of Refractory Ventricular Arrhythmias in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 27030701 10.1161/CIRCEP.115.003713. No abstract available.

Dalerba P, Sahoo D, Paik S, Guo X, Yothers G, Song N, Wilcox-Fogel N, Forgó E, Rajendran PS, Miranda SP, Hisamori S, Hutchison J, Kalisky T, Qian D, Wolmark N, Fisher GA, van de Rijn M, Clarke MF. (2016) CDX2 as a Prognostic Biomarker in Stage II and Stage III Colon Cancer. N Engl J Med 374(3): 211-22. 26789870 10.1056/NEJMoa1506597

Hyatt JP, Nguyen L, Hall AE, Huber AM, Kocan JC, Mattison JA, de Cabo R, LaRocque JR, Talmadge RJ. (2016) Muscle-Specific Myosin Heavy Chain Shifts in Response to a Long-Term High Fat/High Sugar Diet and Resveratrol Treatment in Nonhuman Primates. Front Physiol 7: 77. 26973542 10.3389/fphys.2016.00077. eCollection 2016

Iorga A, Li J, Sharma S, Umar S, Bopassa JC, Nadadur RD, Centala A, Ren S, Saito T, Toro L, Wang Y, Stefani E, Eghbali M. (2016) Rescue of Pressure Overload-Induced Heart Failure by Estrogen Therapy. J Am Heart Assoc 5(1).: 26802104 10.1161/JAHA.115.002482

Yamakawa K, Howard-Quijano K, Zhou W, Rajendran P, Yagishita D, Vaseghi M, Ajijola OA, Armour JA, Shivkumar K, Ardell JL, Mahajan A. (2016) Central vs. peripheral neuraxial sympathetic control of porcine ventricular electrophysiology. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 310(5): R414-21. 26661096 10.1152/ajpregu.00252.2015. Epub 2015 Dec 9

Yamakawa K, Howard-Quijano K, Zhou W, Rajendran P, Yagishita D, Vaseghi M, Ajijola OA, Armour JA, Shivkumar K, Ardell JL, Mahajan A. (2016) Central vs. peripheral neuraxial sympathetic control of porcine ventricular electrophysiology. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 310(5): R414-21. 26661096 10.1152/ajpregu.00252.2015. Epub 2015 Dec 9


Varnum MM, Kiyota T, Ingraham KL, Ikezu S, Ikezu T. (2015) The anti-inflammatory glycoprotein, CD200, restores neurogenesis and enhances amyloid phagocytosis in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiol Aging : 26315370 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.07.027. Epub 2015 Aug 1

Prudat Y, Madhvani RV, Angelini M, Borgstom NP, Garfinkel A, Karagueuzian HS, Weiss JN, de Lange E, Olcese R, Kucera JP. (2015) Stochastic pacing reveals the propensity to cardiac action potential alternans and uncovers its underlying dynamics. J Physiol : 26563830 10.1113/JP271573. [Epub ahead of print]

Madhvani RV, Angelini M, Xie Y, Pantazis A, Suriany S, Borgstrom NP, Garfinkel A, Qu Z, Weiss JN, Olcese R. (2015) Targeting the late component of the cardiac L-type Ca2+ current to suppress early afterdepolarizations. J Gen Physiol : 25918358 10.1085/jgp.201411288

Ago Y, Condro MC, Tan YV, Ghiani CA, Colwell CS, Cushman JD, Fanselow MS, Hashimoto H, Waschek JA. (2015) Reductions in synaptic proteins and selective alteration of prepulse inhibition in male C57BL/6 mice after postnatal administration of a VIP receptor (VIPR2) agonist. Psychopharmacology (Berl) : 25575489 10.1007/s00213-014-3848-z. Epub 2015 Jan 11

Ferando I, Mody I. (2015) In vitro gamma oscillations following partial and complete ablation of δ subunit-containing GABAA receptors from parvalbumin interneurons. Neuropharmacology : 25261782 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2014.09.010. Epub 2014 Sep 28

Chen L, Faas GC, Ferando I, Mody I. (2015) Novel insights into the behavioral analysis of mice subjected to the forced-swim test. Transl Psychiatry 5: e551. 25871976 10.1038/tp.2015.44

Ajijola OA, Boyle NG, Shivkumar K. (2015) Detecting and monitoring arrhythmia recurrence following catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation. Front Physiol 6: 90. 25870562 10.3389/fphys.2015.00090. eCollection 2015. Review

Ajijola OA, Howard-Quijano K, Scovotti J, Vaseghi M, Lee C, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2015) Augmentation of cardiac sympathetic tone by percutaneous low-level stellate ganglion stimulation in humans: a feasibility study. Physiol Rep : 25804262 10.14814/phy2.12328

Ajijola OA, Yagishita D, Reddy NK, Yamakawa K, Vaseghi M, Downs AM, Hoover DB, Ardell JL, Shivkumar K. (2015) Remodeling of stellate ganglion neurons after spatially targeted myocardial infarction: Neuropeptide and morphologic changes. Heart Rhythm : 25640636 10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.01.045. Epub 2015 Jan 30

Yagishita D, Chui RW, Yamakawa K, Rajendran PS, Ajijola OA, Nakamura K, So EL, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K, Vaseghi M. (2015) Sympathetic nerve stimulation, not circulating norepinephrine, modulates T-peak to T-end interval by increasing global dispersion of repolarization. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 25532528 10.1161/CIRCEP.114.002195. Epub 2014 Dec 22

Sek AC, Xie Z, Terai K, Long LM, Nelson C, Dudek AZ, Druey KM. (2015) Endothelial Expression of Endothelin Receptor A in the Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome PLos One 10(7):

Loh DH, Jami SA, Flores RE, Truong D, Ghiani CA, O’Dell TJ, Colwell CS. (2015) Misaligned feeding impairs memories. Elife 4.: 26652002 10.7554/eLife.09460

Lee KH, Mathews PJ, Reeves AM, Choe KY, Jami SA, Serrano RE, Otis TS. (2015) Circuit mechanisms underlying motor memory formation in the cerebellum. Neuron 86(2): 529-40. 25843404 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.03.010. Epub 2015 Apr 2

Qi D*, Kaur Gill N*, Santiskulvong C, Sifuentes J, Dorigo O, Rao J, Taylor-Harding B, Ruprecht Wiedemeyer W, Rowat AC (2015) Screening cell mechanotype by parallel microfiltration Nature Scientific Reports 10.1038/srep17595:

Yagishita D, Chui RW, Yamakawa K, Rajendran PS, Ajijola OA, Nakamura K, So EL, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K, Vaseghi M. (2015) Sympathetic nerve stimulation, not circulating norepinephrine, modulates T-peak to T-end interval by increasing global dispersion of repolarization. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 25532528 10.1161/CIRCEP.114.002195. Epub 2014 Dec 22

Ardell JL, Rajendran PS, Nier HA, KenKnight BH, Armour JA. (2015) Central-peripheral neural network interactions evoked by vagus nerve stimulation: functional consequences on control of cardiac function. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 309(10): H1740-52. 26371171 10.1152/ajpheart.00557.2015. Epub 2015 Sep 14

Yamakawa K, Rajendran PS, Takamiya T, Yagishita D, So EL, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K, Vaseghi M. (2015) Vagal nerve stimulation activates vagal afferent fibers that reduce cardiac efferent parasympathetic effects. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol : 26371172 10.1152/ajpheart.00558.2015. Epub 2015 Sep 14

Krauze AV, Myrehaug SD, Chang MG, Holdford DJ, Smith S, Shih J, Tofilon PJ, Fine HA, Camphausen K. (2015) A Phase 2 Study of Concurrent Radiation Therapy, Temozolomide, and the Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Valproic Acid for Patients With Glioblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 92(5): 986-92. 26194676 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.04.038. Epub 2015 Apr 30

Sasine JP, Schiller GJ. (2015) Emerging strategies for high-risk and relapsed/refractory acute myeloid leukemia: novel agents and approaches currently in clinical trials. Blood Rev : 25441922 10.1016/j.blre.2014.07.002. Epub 2014 Jul 16. Review

Mu Y, Jing R, Peter AK, Lange S, Lin L, Zhang J, Ouyang K, Fang X, Veevers J, Zhou X, Evans SM, Cheng H, Chen J. (2015) Cypher and Enigma homolog protein are essential for cardiac development and embryonic survival. J Am Heart Assoc 4(5).: 25944877 10.1161/JAHA.115.001950.


Krishnamoorthi S, Perotti LE, Borgstrom NP, Ajijola OA, Frid A, Ponnaluri AV, Weiss JN, Qu Z, Klug WS, Ennis DB, Garfinkel A. (2014) Simulation Methods and Validation Criteria for Modeling Cardiac Ventricular Electrophysiology. PLoS One 9(12): e114494. 25493967 10.1371/journal.pone.0114494. eCollection 2014

Babiec WE, Guglietta R, Jami SA, Morishita W, Malenka RC, O’Dell TJ. (2014) Ionotropic NMDA receptor signaling is required for the induction of long-term depression in the mouse hippocampal CA1 region. J Neurosci 34(15): 5285-90. 24719106 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5419-13.2014

Truong QA, Januzzi JL, Szymonifka J, Thai WE, Wai B, Lavender Z, Sharma U, Sandoval RM, Grunau ZS, Basnet S, Babatunde A, Ajijola OA, Min JK, Singh JP. (2014) Coronary sinus biomarker sampling compared to peripheral venous blood for predicting outcomes in patients with severe heart failure undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy: the BIOCRT study. Heart Rhythm : 25014756 10.1016/j.hrthm.2014.07.007. Epub 2014 Jul 8

Ajijola OA, Tung R, Shivkumar K. (2014) Ventricular tachycardia in ischemic heart disease substrates. Indian Heart J : 24568826 10.1016/j.ihj.2013.12.039. Epub 2014 Jan 3. Review

Khalsa SS, Shahabi L, Ajijola OA, Bystritsky A, Naliboff BD, Shivkumar K. (2014) Synergistic application of cardiac sympathetic decentralization and comprehensive psychiatric treatment in the management of anxiety and electrical storm. Front Integr Neurosci 7: 98. 24427121 10.3389/fnint.2013.00098. eCollection 2014

Vaseghi M, Gima J, Kanaan C, Ajijola OA, Marmureanu A, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2014) Cardiac sympathetic denervation in patients with refractory ventricular arrhythmias or electrical storm: intermediate and long-term follow-up. Heart Rhythm : 24291775 10.1016/j.hrthm.2013.11.028. Epub 2013 Nov 28

Condro MC, White SA. (2014) Recent Advances in the Genetics of Vocal Learning. Comp Cogn Behav Rev 9: 75-98. 26052371

Condro MC, White SA. (2014) Distribution of language-related Cntnap2 protein in neural circuits critical for vocal learning. J Comp Neurol 522(1): 169-85. 23818387 10.1002/cne.23394

Asahina K, Watanabe K, Duistermars BJ, Hoopfer E, González CR, Eyjólfsdóttir EA, Perona P, Anderson DJ. (2014) Tachykinin-expressing neurons control male-specific aggressive arousal in Drosophila. Cell 156(1-2): 221-35. 24439378 10.1016/j.cell.2013.11.045

Barth AM, Ferando I, Mody I. (2014) Ovarian cycle-linked plasticity of δ-GABAA receptor subunits in hippocampal interneurons affects γ oscillations in vivo. Front Cell Neurosci 8: 222. 25157218 10.3389/fncel.2014.00222. eCollection 2014

Ferando I, Mody I. (2014) Interneuronal GABAA receptors inside and outside of synapses. Curr Opin Neurobiol : 24650505 10.1016/j.conb.2013.12.001. Epub 2013 Dec 29. Review

Sharma S, Umar S, Potus F, Iorga A, Wong G, Meriwether D, Breuils-Bonnet S, Mai D, Navab K, Ross D, Navab M, Provencher S, Fogelman AM, Bonnet S, Reddy ST, Eghbali M. (2014) Apolipoprotein A-I mimetic peptide 4F rescues pulmonary hypertension by inducing microRNA-193-3p. Circulation 130(9): 776-85. 24963038 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.007405. Epub 2014 Jun 24

Gajewiak J, Azam L, Imperial J, Walewska A, Green BR, Bandyopadhyay PK, Raghuraman S, Ueberheide B, Bern M, Zhou HM, Minassian NA, Hagan RH, Flinspach M, Liu Y, Bulaj G, Wickenden AD, Olivera BM, Yoshikami D, Zhang MM. (2014) A disulfide tether stabilizes the block of sodium channels by the conotoxin μO§-GVIIJ. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111(7): 2758-63. 24497506 10.1073/pnas.1324189111. Epub 2014 Feb 4

Perez-Cunningham J, Ames E, Smith RC, Peter AK, Naidu R, Nolta JA, Murphy WJ. (2014) Natural killer cell subsets differentially reject embryonic stem cells based on licensing. Transplantation 97(10): 992-8. 24704665 10.1097/TP.0000000000000063

Domenighetti AA, Chu PH, Wu T, Sheikh F, Gokhin DS, Guo LT, Cui Z, Peter AK, Christodoulou DC, Parfenov MG, Gorham JM, Li DY, Banerjee I, Lai X, Witzmann FA, Seidman CE, Seidman JG, Gomes AV, Shelton GD, Lieber RL, Chen J. (2014) Loss of FHL1 induces an age-dependent skeletal muscle myopathy associated with myofibrillar and intermyofibrillar disorganization in mice. Hum Mol Genet 23(1): 209-25. 23975679 10.1093/hmg/ddt412. Epub 2013 Aug 23

Oyama K, El-Nachef D, Zhang Y, Sdek P, MacLellan WR. (2014) Epigenetic regulation of cardiac myocyte differentiation. Front Genet 5: 375. 25408700 10.3389/fgene.2014.00375. eCollection 2014. Review

Yamakawa K, So EL, Rajendran PS, Hoang JD, Makkar N, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K, Vaseghi M. (2014) Electrophysiological effects of right and left vagal nerve stimulation on the ventricular myocardium. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 307(5): H722-31. 25015962 10.1152/ajpheart.00279.2014. Epub 2014 Jul 11

Rajendran PS, Buch E, Shivkumar K. (2014) Marshaling the autonomic nervous system for treatment of atrial fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol 63(18): 1902-3. 24561143 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.01.033. Epub 2014 Feb 19. No abstract available.


Randazzo D, Giacomello E, Lorenzini S, Rossi D, Pierantozzi E, Blaauw B, Reggiani C, Lange S, Peter AK, Chen J, Sorrentino V. (2013) Obscurin is required for ankyrinB-dependent dystrophin localization and sarcolemma integrity. J Cell Biol 200(4): 523-36. 23420875 10.1083/jcb.201205118

Ferando I, Mody I. (2013) Altered gamma oscillations during pregnancy through loss of δ subunit-containing GABA(A) receptors on parvalbumin interneurons. Front Neural Circuits 7: 144. 24062647 10.3389/fncir.2013.00144. eCollection 2013

Ajijola OA, Yagishita D, Patel KJ, Vaseghi M, Zhou W, Yamakawa K, So E, Lux RL, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2013) Focal myocardial infarction induces global remodeling of cardiac sympathetic innervation: neural remodeling in a spatial context. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 305(7): H1031-40. 23893167 10.1152/ajpheart.00434.2013. Epub 2013 Jul 26

Minassian NA, Gibbs A, Shih AY, Liu Y, Neff RA, Sutton SW, Mirzadegan T, Connor J, Fellows R, Husovsky M, Nelson S, Hunter MJ, Flinspach M, Wickenden AD. (2013) Analysis of the structural and molecular basis of voltage-sensitive sodium channel inhibition by the spider toxin huwentoxin-IV (μ-TRTX-Hh2a). J Biol Chem 288(31): 22707-20. 23760503 10.1074/jbc.M113.461392. Epub 2013 Jun 12

Lim BK, Peter AK, Xiong D, Narezkina A, Yung A, Dalton ND, Hwang KK, Yajima T, Chen J, Knowlton KU. (2013) Inhibition of Coxsackievirus-associated dystrophin cleavage prevents cardiomyopathy. J Clin Invest : 24200690 10.1172/JCI66271. Epub 2013 Nov 8

Yagishita D, Ajijola OA, Vaseghi M, Nsair A, Zhou W, Yamakawa K, Tung R, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2013) Electrical homogenization of ventricular scar by application of collagenase: a novel strategy for arrhythmia therapy. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 23873142 10.1161/CIRCEP.113.000448. Epub 2013 Jul 19

Ajijola OA, Vaseghi M, Zhou W, Yamakawa K, Benharash P, Hadaya J, Lux RL, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2013) Functional differences between junctional and extrajunctional adrenergic receptor activation in mammalian ventricle. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 304(4): H579-88. 23241324 10.1152/ajpheart.00754.2012. Epub 2012 Dec 15

Vaseghi M, Yamakawa K, Sinha A, So EL, Zhou W, Ajijola OA, Lux RL, Laks M, Shivkumar K, Mahajan A. (2013) Modulation of regional dispersion of repolarization and T-peak to T-end interval by the right and left stellate ganglia. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 305(7): H1020-30. 23893168 10.1152/ajpheart.00056.2013. Epub 2013 Jul 26

Ajijola OA, Sun AY. (2013) The genetics of the J wave patterns. J Electrocardiol : 23981304 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2013.06.025. Review. No abstract available.

Chang MG, de Lange E, Calmettes G, Garfinkel A, Qu Z, Weiss JN. (2013) Pro- and antiarrhythmic effects of ATP-sensitive potassium current activation on reentry during early afterdepolarization-mediated arrhythmias. Heart Rhythm : 23246594 10.1016/j.hrthm.2012.12.017. Epub 2012 Dec 12

Oyama K, El-Nachef D, MacLellan WR. (2013) Regeneration potential of adult cardiac myocytes. Cell Res : 23774267 10.1038/cr.2013.78. Epub 2013 Jun 18


Chang MG, Sato D, de Lange E, Lee JH, Karagueuzian HS, Garfinkel A, Weiss JN, Qu Z. (2012) Bi-stable wave propagation and early afterdepolarization-mediated cardiac arrhythmias. Heart Rhythm : 21855520 10.1016/j.hrthm.2011.08.014. Epub 2011 Aug 17

Duistermars BJ, Care RA, Frye MA. (2012) Binocular interactions underlying the classic optomotor responses of flying flies. Front Behav Neurosci 6: 6. 22375108 10.3389/fnbeh.2012.00006. eCollection 2012

Marshall JL, Holmberg J, Chou E, Ocampo AC, Oh J, Lee J, Peter AK, Martin PT, Crosbie-Watson RH. (2012) Sarcospan-dependent Akt activation is required for utrophin expression and muscle regeneration. J Cell Biol 197(7): 1009-27. 22734004 10.1083/jcb.201110032

Ajijola OA, Vaseghi M, Mahajan A, Shivkumar K. (2012) Bilateral cardiac sympathetic denervation: why, who and when? Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther : 23030281 10.1586/erc.12.93. No abstract available.

Ajijola OA, Wisco JJ, Lambert HW, Mahajan A, Stark E, Fishbein MC, Shivkumar K. (2012) Extracardiac neural remodeling in humans with cardiomyopathy. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 22923270 10.1161/CIRCEP.112.972836. Epub 2012 Aug 23

Umar S, Nadadur R, Iorga A, Amjedi M, Matori H, Eghbali M. (2012) Cardiac structural and hemodynamic changes associated with physiological heart hypertrophy of pregnancy are reversed postpartum. J Appl Physiol (1985) 113(8): 1253-9. 22923507 10.1152/japplphysiol.00549.2012. Epub 2012 Aug 23

Chang MG, Chang CY, de Lange E, Xu L, O’Rourke B, Karagueuzian HS, Tung L, Marbán E, Garfinkel A, Weiss JN, Qu Z, Abraham MR. (2012) Dynamics of early afterdepolarization-mediated triggered activity in cardiac monolayers. Biophys J 102(12): 2706-14. 22735520 10.1016/j.bpj.2012.05.011. Epub 2012 Jun 19

Li J, Iorga A, Sharma S, Youn JY, Partow-Navid R, Umar S, Cai H, Rahman S, Eghbali M. (2012) Intralipid, a clinically safe compound, protects the heart against ischemia-reperfusion injury more efficiently than cyclosporine-A. Anesthesiology : 22814384

Li J, Umar S, Iorga A, Youn JY, Wang Y, Regitz-Zagrosek V, Cai H, Eghbali M. (2012) Cardiac vulnerability to ischemia/reperfusion injury drastically increases in late pregnancy. Basic Res Cardiol : 22648276 10.1007/s00395-012-0271-7. Epub 2012 May 31

Nadadur RD, Umar S, Wong G, Eghbali M, Iorga A, Matori H, Partow-Navid R, Eghbali M. (2012) Reverse right ventricular structural and extracellular matrix remodeling by estrogen in severe pulmonary hypertension. J Appl Physiol (1985) : 22628376 10.1152/japplphysiol.01349.2011. Epub 2012 May 24

Umar S, Lee JH, de Lange E, Iorga A, Partow-Navid R, Bapat A, van der Laarse A, Saggar R, Saggar R, Ypey DL, Karagueuzian HS, Eghbali M. (2012) Spontaneous ventricular fibrillation in right ventricular failure secondary to chronic pulmonary hypertension. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol : 22199010 10.1161/CIRCEP.111.967265. Epub 2011 Dec 22

Kiyota T, Ingraham KL, Swan RJ, Jacobsen MT, Andrews SJ, Ikezu T. (2012) AAV serotype 2/1-mediated gene delivery of anti-inflammatory interleukin-10 enhances neurogenesis and cognitive function in APP+PS1 mice. Gene Ther : 21918553 10.1038/gt.2011.126. Epub 2011 Sep 15

Ferando I, Mody I. (2012) GABAA receptor modulation by neurosteroids in models of temporal lobe epilepsies. Epilepsia : 23216582 10.1111/epi.12038. Review

DiBenedictis BT, Ingraham KL, Baum MJ, Cherry JA. (2012) Disruption of urinary odor preference and lordosis behavior in female mice given lesions of the medial amygdala. Physiol Behav 105(2): 554-9. 21945865 10.1016/j.physbeh.2011.09.014. Epub 2011 Sep 17

Hummel CS, Lu C, Liu J, Ghezzi C, Hirayama BA, Loo DD, Kepe V, Barrio JR, Wright EM. (2012) Structural selectivity of human SGLT inhibitors. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 302(2): C373-82. 21940664 10.1152/ajpcell.00328.2011. Epub 2011 Sep 21

Fuxjager MJ, Schultz JD, Barske J, Feng NY, Fusani L, Mirzatoni A, Day LB, Hau M, Schlinger BA. (2012) Spinal motor and sensory neurons are androgen targets in an acrobatic bird. Endocrinology : 22635677 10.1210/en.2012-1313. Epub 2012 May 25

Minassian NA, Lin MC, Papazian DM. (2012) Altered Kv3.3 channel gating in early-onset spinocerebellar ataxia type 13. J Physiol 590(7): 1599-614. 22289912 10.1113/jphysiol.2012.228205. Epub 2012 Jan 30


Poksay KS, Madden DT, Peter AK, Niazi K, Banwait S, Crippen D, Bredesen DE, Rao RV. (2011) Valosin-containing protein gene mutations: cellular phenotypes relevant to neurodegeneration. J Mol Neurosci : 21249466 10.1007/s12031-010-9489-8. Epub 2011 Jan 20

Peter AK, Cheng H, Ross RS, Knowlton KU, Chen J. (2011) The costamere bridges sarcomeres to the sarcolemma in striated muscle. Prog Pediatr Cardiol : 24039381

Cheng H, Zheng M, Peter AK, Kimura K, Li X, Ouyang K, Shen T, Cui L, Frank D, Dalton ND, Gu Y, Frey N, Peterson KL, Evans SM, Knowlton KU, Sheikh F, Chen J. (2011) Selective deletion of long but not short Cypher isoforms leads to late-onset dilated cardiomyopathy. Hum Mol Genet 20(9): 1751-62. 21303826 10.1093/hmg/ddr050. Epub 2011 Feb 8

Krishnan P, Duistermars BJ, Frye MA. (2011) Odor identity influences tracking of temporally patterned plumes in Drosophila. BMC Neurosci 12: 62. 21708035 10.1186/1471-2202-12-62

Dalerba P, Kalisky T, Sahoo D, Rajendran PS, Rothenberg ME, Leyrat AA, Sim S, Okamoto J, Johnston DM, Qian D, Zabala M, Bueno J, Neff NF, Wang J, Shelton AA, Visser B, Hisamori S, Shimono Y, van de Wetering M, Clevers H, Clarke MF, Quake SR. (2011) Single-cell dissection of transcriptional heterogeneity in human colon tumors. Nat Biotechnol 29(12): 1120-7. 22081019 10.1038/nbt.2038

Hagen KD, Hirakawa MP, House SA, Schwartz CL, Pham JK, Cipriano MJ, De La Torre MJ, Sek AC, Du G, Forsythe BM, Dawson SC. (2011) Novel Structural Components of the Ventral Disc and Lateral Crest in Giardia intestinalis Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 5(12):

Umar S, Iorga A, Matori H, Nadadur RD, Li J, Maltese F, van der Laarse A, Eghbali M. (2011) Estrogen rescues preexisting severe pulmonary hypertension in rats. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184(6): 715-23. 21700911 10.1164/rccm.201101-0078OC. Epub 2011 Jun 23

Rahman S, Li J, Bopassa JC, Umar S, Iorga A, Partownavid P, Eghbali M. (2011) Phosphorylation of GSK-3β mediates intralipid-induced cardioprotection against ischemia/reperfusion injury. Anesthesiology : 21691195 10.1097/ALN.0b013e318223b8b9

Richler E, Shigetomi E, Khakh BS. (2011) Neuronal P2X2 receptors are mobile ATP sensors that explore the plasma membrane when activated. J Neurosci 31(46): 16716-30. 22090499 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3362-11.2011

Madhvani RV, Xie Y, Pantazis A, Garfinkel A, Qu Z, Weiss JN, Olcese R. (2011) Shaping a new Ca²⁺ conductance to suppress early afterdepolarizations in cardiac myocytes. J Physiol 589(Pt: 22025660 10.1113/jphysiol.2011.219600. Epub 2011 Oct 24

Figueroa KP, Waters MF, Garibyan V, Bird TD, Gomez CM, Ranum LP, Minassian NA, Papazian DM, Pulst SM. (2011) Frequency of KCNC3 DNA variants as causes of spinocerebellar ataxia 13 (SCA13). PLoS One 6(3): e17811. 21479265 10.1371/journal.pone.0017811


Takeoka A, Kubasak MD, Zhong H, Kaplan J, Roy RR, Phelps PE. (2010) Noradrenergic innervation of the rat spinal cord caudal to a complete spinal cord transection: effects of olfactory ensheathing glia. Exp Neurol : 20025875 10.1016/j.expneurol.2009.12.008. Epub 2009 Dec 16

Parvaresh KC, Huber AM, Brochin RL, Bacon PL, McCall GE, Huey KA, Hyatt JP. (2010) Acute vascular endothelial growth factor expression during hypertrophy is muscle phenotype specific and localizes as a striated pattern within fibres. Exp Physiol : 20696782 10.1113/expphysiol.2010.053959. Epub 2010 Aug 9

Duistermars BJ, Frye MA. (2010) Multisensory integration for odor tracking by flying Drosophila: Behavior, circuits and speculation. Commun Integr Biol : 20539786

Chen F, De Diego C, Chang MG, McHarg JL, John S, Klitzner TS, Weiss JN. (2010) Atrioventricular conduction and arrhythmias at the initiation of beating in embryonic mouse hearts. Dev Dyn : 20549739 10.1002/dvdy.22319

Figueroa KP, Minassian NA, Stevanin G, Waters M, Garibyan V, Forlani S, Strzelczyk A, Bürk K, Brice A, Dürr A, Papazian DM, Pulst SM. (2010) KCNC3: phenotype, mutations, channel biophysics-a study of 260 familial ataxia patients. Hum Mutat : 19953606 10.1002/humu.21165

Gomez-Marin A, Duistermars BJ, Frye MA, Louis M. (2010) Mechanisms of odor-tracking: multiple sensors for enhanced perception and behavior. Front Cell Neurosci 4: 6. 20407585 10.3389/fncel.2010.00006. eCollection 2010

Mirzatoni A, Spence RD, Naranjo KC, Saldanha CJ, Schlinger BA. (2010) Injury-induced regulation of steroidogenic gene expression in the cerebellum. J Neurotrauma : 20925573 10.1089/neu.2010.1330. Epub 2010 Oct 6

Mirzatoni A, Dong SM, Guerra M, Zhen Y, Katz A, Schlinger BA. (2010) Steroidal and gonadal effects on neural cell proliferation in vitro in an adult songbird. Brain Res 1351: 41-9. 20637746 10.1016/j.brainres.2010.07.027. Epub 2010 Jul 15

Valentini L, Iorga AI, De Santis T, Ambruosi B, Reynaud K, Chastant-Maillard S, Guaricci AC, Caira M, Dell’Aquila ME. (2010) Mitochondrial distribution patterns in canine oocytes as related to the reproductive cycle stage. Anim Reprod Sci : 19372012 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2009.03.008. Epub 2009 Mar 25

Veeman MT, Newman-Smith E, El-Nachef D, Smith WC. (2010) The ascidian mouth opening is derived from the anterior neuropore: reassessing the mouth/neural tube relationship in chordate evolution. Dev Biol 344(1): 138-49. 20438724 10.1016/j.ydbio.2010.04.028. Epub 2010 May 9

Tresser J, Chiba S, Veeman M, El-Nachef D, Newman-Smith E, Horie T, Tsuda M, Smith WC. (2010) doublesex/mab3 related-1 (dmrt1) is essential for development of anterior neural plate derivatives in Ciona. Development : 20530547 10.1242/dev.045302

Cheng H, Kimura K, Peter AK, Cui L, Ouyang K, Shen T, Liu Y, Gu Y, Dalton ND, Evans SM, Knowlton KU, Peterson KL, Chen J. (2010) Loss of enigma homolog protein results in dilated cardiomyopathy. Circ Res 107(3): 348-56. 20538684 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.110.218735. Epub 2010 Jun 10

Hyatt JP, Roy RR, Rugg S, Talmadge RJ. (2010) Myosin heavy chain composition of tiger (Panthera tigris) and cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) hindlimb muscles. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 313(1): 45-57. 19768738 10.1002/jez.574

Sasine JP, Savaraj N, Feun LG. (2010) Topoisomerase I inhibitors in the treatment of primary CNS malignancies: an update on recent trends. Anticancer Agents Med Chem 10(9): 683-96. 21235438

Hyatt JP, Hurst SA. (2010) Novel undergraduate physiology laboratory using a human patient simulator. Med Educ : 20374473 10.1111/j.1365-2923.2010.03651.x. Epub 2010 Mar 30. No abstract available.


Iorga AI, Valentini L, De Santis T, Ambruosi B, Albrizio M, Guaricci AC, Caira M, Dell’Aquila M. (2009) Expression of the mu opioid receptor and effects of the opioid antagonist naloxone on in vitro maturation of oocytes recovered from anoestrous bitches. Reprod Domest Anim : 19754583 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2009.01423.x

Peter AK, Ko CY, Kim MH, Hsu N, Ouchi N, Rhie S, Izumiya Y, Zeng L, Walsh K, Crosbie RH. (2009) Myogenic Akt signaling upregulates the utrophin-glycoprotein complex and promotes sarcolemma stability in muscular dystrophy. Hum Mol Genet 18(2): 318-27. 18986978 10.1093/hmg/ddn358. Epub 2008 Nov 4

Chang MG, Zhang Y, Chang CY, Xu L, Emokpae R, Tung L, Marbán E, Abraham MR. (2009) Spiral waves and reentry dynamics in an in vitro model of the healed infarct border zone. Circ Res 105(11): 1062-71. 19815825 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.108.176248. Epub 2009 Oct 8

Frye MA, Duistermars BJ. (2009) Visually mediated odor tracking during flight in Drosophila. J Vis Exp (23).: 19229181 10.3791/1110

Takeoka A, Kubasak MD, Zhong H, Roy RR, Phelps PE. (2009) Serotonergic innervation of the caudal spinal stump in rats after complete spinal transection: effect of olfactory ensheathing glia. J Comp Neurol 515(6): 664-76. 19496067 10.1002/cne.22080

Ambruosi B, Lacalandra GM, Iorga AI, De Santis T, Mugnier S, Matarrese R, Goudet G, Dell’aquila ME. (2009) Cytoplasmic lipid droplets and mitochondrial distribution in equine oocytes: Implications on oocyte maturation, fertilization and developmental competence after ICSI. Theriogenology 71(7): 1093-104. 19167745 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2008.12.002. Epub 2009 Jan 23

Maguire J, Ferando I, Simonsen C, Mody I. (2009) Excitability changes related to GABAA receptor plasticity during pregnancy. J Neurosci 29(30): 9592-601. 19641122 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2162-09.2009

Duistermars BJ, Chow DM, Frye MA. (2009) Flies require bilateral sensory input to track odor gradients in flight. Curr Biol 19(15): 1301-7. 19576769 10.1016/j.cub.2009.06.022. Epub 2009 Jul 2. Erratum in: Curr Biol. 2009 Nov 3;19(20):1774-5.


Duistermars BJ, Frye MA. (2008) Crossmodal visual input for odor tracking during fly flight. Curr Biol 18(4): 270-5. 18280156 10.1016/j.cub.2008.01.027. Epub 2008 Feb 14

Fulton D, Condro MC, Pearce K, Glanzman DL. (2008) The potential role of postsynaptic phospholipase C activity in synaptic facilitation and behavioral sensitization in Aplysia. J Neurophysiol : 18480365 10.1152/jn.90389.2008. Epub 2008 May 14

Miller JE, Spiteri E, Condro MC, Dosumu-Johnson RT, Geschwind DH, White SA. (2008) Birdsong decreases protein levels of FoxP2, a molecule required for human speech. J Neurophysiol : 18701760 10.1152/jn.90415.2008. Epub 2008 Aug 13

Hyatt JP, McCall GE, Kander EM, Zhong H, Roy RR, Huey KA. (2008) PAX3/7 expression coincides with MyoD during chronic skeletal muscle overload. Muscle Nerve : 18508329 10.1002/mus.21006

Kubasak MD, Jindrich DL, Zhong H, Takeoka A, McFarland KC, Muñoz-Quiles C, Roy RR, Edgerton VR, Ramón-Cueto A, Phelps PE. (2008) OEG implantation and step training enhance hindlimb-stepping ability in adult spinal transected rats. Brain : 18056162

Lin JW, Garber L, Qi YR, Chang MG, Cysyk J, Tung L. (2008) Region [corrected] of slowed conduction acts as core for spiral wave reentry in cardiac cell monolayers. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol : 17965287

Katz A, Mirzatoni A, Zhen Y, Schlinger BA. (2008) Sex differences in cell proliferation and glucocorticoid responsiveness in the zebra finch brain. Eur J Neurosci : 18662338 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2008.06303.x

Richler E, Chaumont S, Shigetomi E, Sagasti A, Khakh BS. (2008) Tracking transmitter-gated P2X cation channel activation in vitro and in vivo. Nat Methods : 18084300

Chaumont S, Compan V, Toulme E, Richler E, Housley GD, Rassendren F, Khakh BS. (2008) Regulation of P2X2 receptors by the neuronal calcium sensor VILIP1. Sci Signal 1(41): ra8. 18922787 10.1126/scisignal.1162329

Peter AK, Marshall JL, Crosbie RH. (2008) Sarcospan reduces dystrophic pathology: stabilization of the utrophin-glycoprotein complex. J Cell Biol 183(3): 419-27. 18981229 10.1083/jcb.200808027

Duistermars BJ, Frye M. (2008) A magnetic tether system to investigate visual and olfactory mediated flight control in Drosophila. J Vis Exp (21).: 19066526 10.3791/1063

Theobald JC, Duistermars BJ, Ringach DL, Frye MA. (2008) Flies see second-order motion. Curr Biol 18(11): R464-5. 18522814 10.1016/j.cub.2008.03.050. No abstract available.


Peter AK, Miller G, Crosbie RH. (2007) Disrupted mechanical stability of the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex causes severe muscular dystrophy in sarcospan transgenic mice. J Cell Sci 120(Pt: 17311848

Miller G, Wang EL, Nassar KL, Peter AK, Crosbie RH. (2007) Structural and functional analysis of the sarcoglycan-sarcospan subcomplex. Exp Cell Res 313(4): 639-51. 17223103

Lauriat TL, Richler E, McInnes LA. (2007) A quantitative regional expression profile of EAAT2 known and novel splice variants reopens the question of aberrant EAAT2 splicing in disease. Neurochem Int : 17050039

Jami SA, Wright WG, Glanzman DL. (2007) Differential classical conditioning of the gill-withdrawal reflex in Aplysia recruits both NMDA receptor-dependent enhancement and NMDA receptor-dependent depression of the reflex. J Neurosci 27(12): 3064-8. 17376967

Sacheck JM, Hyatt JP, Raffaello A, Jagoe RT, Roy RR, Edgerton VR, Lecker SH, Goldberg AL. (2007) Rapid disuse and denervation atrophy involve transcriptional changes similar to those of muscle wasting during systemic diseases. FASEB J : 17116744

Pae EK, Hyatt JP, Wu J, Chien P. (2007) Short-term electrical stimulation alters tongue muscle fibre type composition. Arch Oral Biol : 17239813

Duistermars BJ, Reiser MB, Zhu Y, Frye MA. (2007) Dynamic properties of large-field and small-field optomotor flight responses in Drosophila. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol : 17551735

Duistermars BJ, Chow DM, Condro M, Frye MA. (2007) The spatial, temporal and contrast properties of expansion and rotation flight optomotor responses in Drosophila. J Exp Biol : 17766299

Niazi KR, Ochoa MT, Sieling PA, Rooke NE, Peter AK, Mollahan P, Dickey M, Rabizadeh S, Rea TH, Modlin RL. (2007) Activation of human CD4+ T cells by targeting MHC class II epitopes to endosomal compartments using human CD1 tail sequences. Immunology : 17635609


Chang MG, Tung L, Sekar RB, Chang CY, Cysyk J, Dong P, Marbán E, Abraham MR. (2006) Proarrhythmic potential of mesenchymal stem cell transplantation revealed in an in vitro coculture model. Circulation 113(15): 1832-41. 16606790

Cesari WA, Caruso DM, Zyka EL, Schroff ST, Evans CH Jr, Hyatt JP. (2006) Study of physiological responses to acute carbon monoxide exposure with a human patient simulator. Adv Physiol Educ : 17108253

Boylan JA, Hummel CS, Benoit S, Garcia-Lara J, Treglown-Downey J, Crane EJ 3rd, Gherardini FC. (2006) Borrelia burgdorferi bb0728 encodes a coenzyme A disulphide reductase whose function suggests a role in intracellular redox and the oxidative stress response. Mol Microbiol : 16390443

Waters MF, Minassian NA, Stevanin G, Figueroa KP, Bannister JP, Nolte D, Mock AF, Evidente VG, Fee DB, Müller U, Dürr A, Brice A, Papazian DM, Pulst SM. (2006) Mutations in voltage-gated potassium channel KCNC3 cause degenerative and developmental central nervous system phenotypes. Nat Genet : 16501573

Kopinke D, Sasine J, Swift J, Stephens WZ, Piotrowski T. (2006) Retinoic acid is required for endodermal pouch morphogenesis and not for pharyngeal endoderm specification. Dev Dyn : 16871626

Ermolova N, Madhvani RV, Kaback HR. (2006) Site-directed alkylation of cysteine replacements in the lactose permease of Escherichia coli: helices I, III, VI, and XI. Biochemistry 45(13): 4182-9. 16566592

Peter AK, Crosbie RH. (2006) Hypertrophic response of Duchenne and limb-girdle muscular dystrophies is associated with activation of Akt pathway. Exp Cell Res 312(13): 2580-91. 16797529

Richler E, Reichert JG, Buxbaum JD, McInnes LA. (2006) Autism and ultraconserved non-coding sequence on chromosome 7q. Psychiatr Genet : 16395125

Hyatt JP, Roy RR, Baldwin KM, Wernig A, Edgerton VR. (2006) Activity-unrelated neural control of myogenic factors in a slow muscle. Muscle Nerve : 16184607


Kubasak MD, Hedlund E, Roy RR, Carpenter EM, Edgerton VR, Phelps PE. (2005) L1 CAM expression is increased surrounding the lesion site in rats with complete spinal cord transection as neonates. Exp Neurol : 16022864

Song DY, Benedict SH, Cardinale RM, Chung TD, Chang MG, Schmidt-Ullrich RK. (2005) Stereotactic body radiation therapy of lung tumors: preliminary experience using normal tissue complication probability-based dose limits. Am J Clin Oncol : 16317270

Hummel CS, Lancaster KM, Crane EJ 3rd. (2005) Determination of coenzyme A levels in Pyrococcus furiosus and other Archaea: implications for a general role for coenzyme A in thermophiles. FEMS Microbiol Lett 252(2): 229-34. 16213671

Huey KA, Hyatt JP, Zhong H, Roy RR. (2005) Effects of innervation state on Hsp25 content and phosphorylation in inactive rat plantaris muscles. Acta Physiol Scand : 16218927

Abraham MR, Henrikson CA, Tung L, Chang MG, Aon M, Xue T, Li RA, O’ Rourke B, Marbán E. (2005) Antiarrhythmic engineering of skeletal myoblasts for cardiac transplantation. Circ Res 97(2): 159-67. 15976318


Kubasak MD, Brooks R, Chen S, Villeda SA, Phelps PE. (2004) Developmental distribution of reelin-positive cells and their secreted product in the rodent spinal cord. J Comp Neurol 468(2): 165-78. 14648677


Hyatt JP, Roy RR, Baldwin KM, Edgerton VR. (2003) Nerve activity-independent regulation of skeletal muscle atrophy: role of MyoD and myogenin in satellite cells and myonuclei. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol : 12839833


de Leon RD, Kubasak MD, Phelps PE, Timoszyk WK, Reinkensmeyer DJ, Roy RR, Edgerton VR. (2002) Using robotics to teach the spinal cord to walk. Brain Res Brain Res Rev : 12589925


Vincent HK, Carlson C, Hyatt JP, Yihua L, Vincent KR. (2000) Alterations in bilateral force judgment following strenuous eccentric exercise. Res Q Exerc Sport : 11125532


Hyatt JP, Clarkson PM. (1998) Creatine kinase release and clearance using MM variants following repeated bouts of eccentric exercise. Med Sci Sports Exerc : 9662673


Thompson HS, Hyatt JP, De Souza MJ, Clarkson PM. (1997) The effects of oral contraceptives on delayed onset muscle soreness following exercise. Contraception : 9315413