Category Archives: Research Update

Science 343: 1370-1372 (14-3-21)

Science 343: 1370-1372 Humans can discriminate more than 1 trillion olfactory stimuli C. Bushdid, M. O. Magnasco, L. B. Vosshall and A. Keller

Molecular Psychiatry online: March 11, 2014

Molecular Psychiatry online: March 11, 2014 Preliminary evidence that early reduction in p11 levels in natural killer cells and monocytes predicts the likelihood of antidepressant response to chronic citalopram P. Svenningsson, L. Berg, D. Matthews, D. F. Ionescu, E. M. … More »

Science 343: 1151-1154 (14-3-7)

Science 343: 1151-1154 Long-acting integrase inhibitor protects macaques from intrarectal simian/human immunodeficiency virus Chasity D. Andrews, William R. Spreen, Hiroshi Mohri, Lee Moss, Susan Ford, Agegnehu Gettie, Kasi Russell-Lodrigue, Rudolf P. Bohm, Cecilia Cheng-Mayer, Zhi Hong, Martin Markowitz and David … More »

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: March 5, 2014

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: March 5, 2014 Molecular adaptations of striatal spiny projection neurons during levodopa-induced dyskinesia Myriam Heiman, Adrian Heilbut,Veronica Francardo, Ruth Kulicke, Robert J.  Fenster, Eric D. Kolaczyk, Jill P. Mesirov, Dalton J. … More »

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: 3614-3619 (14-3-4)

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: 3614-3619 Mechanosensitivity is mediated directly by the lipid membrane in TRAAK and TREK1 K+ channels Stephen G. Brohawn, Zhenwei Su and Roderick MacKinnon

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: March 3, 2014

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: March 3, 2014 microRNAs are biomarkers of oncogenic human papillomavirus infections Xiaohong Wang, Hsu-Kun Wang, Yang Li, Markus Hafner, Nilam Sanjib  Banerjee, Shuang Tang, Daniel Briskin, Craig Meyers, Louise T. Chow, … More »

Current Biology 24: 494-508 (14-3-3)

Current Biology 24: 494-508 FLRT3 is a robo1-interacting protein that determines netrin-1 attraction in developing axons Eduardo Leyva-Díaz, Daniel del Toro, Maria José Menal, Serafi Cambray, Rafael Susín, Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Rüdiger Klein, Joaquim Egea and Guillermina López-Bendito

Science 343: 1010-1014 (14-2-28)

Science 343: 1010-1014 Detection of a recurrent DNAJB1-PRKACA chimeric transcript in fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma Joshua N. Honeyman, Elana P. Simon, Nicolas Robine, Rachel Chiaroni-Clarke, David G. Darcy, Irene Isabel P. Lim, Caroline E. Gleason, Jennifer M. Murphy, Brad R. Rosenberg, … More »

Cell 156: 1060-1071 Multimodal integration of carbon dioxide and other sensory cues drives mosquito attraction to humans Conor J. McMeniman, Román A. Corfas, Benjamin J. Matthews, Scott A. Ritchie and Leslie B. Vosshall

Cell 156: 986-1001 (14-2-27)

Cell 156: 986-1001 Broad-spectrum therapeutic suppression of metastatic melanoma through nuclear hormone receptor activation Nora Pencheva, Colin G. Buss, Jessica Posada, Taha Merghoub and Sohail F. Tavazoie

Molecular Cell 53: 655-662 (14-2-20)

Molecular Cell 53: 655-662 Replication origin selection regulates the distribution of meiotic recombination Pei-Yun Jenny Wu and Paul Nurse

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: February 18, 2014

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: February 18, 2014 Chemical-biogeographic survey of secondary metabolism in soil Zachary Charlop-Powers, Jeremy G. Owen, Boojala Vijay B. Reddy, Melinda A. Ternei and Sean F. Brady

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: 2770-2775 (14-2-18)

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: 2770-2775 Inducible and titratable silencing of Caenorhabditis elegans neurons in vivo with histamine-gated chloride channels Navin Pokala, Qiang Liu, Andrew Gordus and Cornelia I. Bargmann

Current Biology 24: 451-458 (14-2-17)

Current Biology 24: 451-458 The genome of the clonal raider ant Cerapachys biroi Peter R. Oxley, Lu Ji, Ingrid Fetter-Pruneda, Sean K. McKenzie, Cai Li, Haofu Hu, Guojie Zhang and Daniel J.C. Kronauer

Genes and Development 28: 328-341 (14-2-15)

Genes and Development 28: 328-341 SOX9: a stem cell transcriptional regulator of secreted niche signaling factors Meelis Kadaja, Brice E. Keyes, Mingyan Lin, H. Amalia Pasolli, Maria Genander, Lisa Polak, Nicole Stokes, Deyou Zheng and Elaine Fuchs

Cell Host Microbe 15: 190-202 (14-2-12)

Cell Host Microbe 15: 190-202 Interferon lambda alleles predict innate antiviral immune responses and hepatitis C virus permissiveness Timothy Sheahan, Naoko Imanaka, Svetlana Marukian, Marcus Dorner, Peng Liu,  Alexander Ploss and Charles M. Rice

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: February 12, 2014

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA online: February 12, 2014 Structure of a myosin adaptor complex and pairing by cargo Hang Shi, Nimisha Singh, Filipp Esselborn and Günter Blobel

Nature online: February 9, 2014

Nature online: February 9, 2014 L-Myc expression by dendritic cells is required for optimal T-cell priming Wumesh KC, Ansuman T. Satpathy, Aaron S. Rapaport, Carlos G.  Briseño, Xiaodi Wu, Jörn C. Albring, Emilie V. Russler-Germain, Nicole M. Kretzer, Vivek Durai, … More »

Neuron 81: 616-628 (2-5-14)

Neuron 81: 616-628 Temporal responses of C. elegans chemosensory neurons are preserved in behavioral dynamics Saul Kato, Yifan Xu, Christine E. Cho, L.F. Abbott and Cornelia I. Bargmann

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: E537-545 (14-2-4)

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: E537-545 Hydrodynamics and collective behavior of the tethered bacterium Thiovulum majus Alexander Petroff and Albert Libchaber