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MSTPublications: November 2018

Nov. 27, 2018—Estrogen receptor-alpha (ESR1) polymorphism rs1999805 associates with asthma. Bloodworth MH*, Rusznak M*, Bastarache L, Wang J, Newcomb DC. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2018 Nov 15. pii: S1081-1206(18)31409-1. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2018.11.005. [Epub ahead of print] As adults, women have higher rates of asthma and allergic disease as well as increased asthma severity compared to men. Pre or...

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MSTPublications: October 2018

Oct. 30, 2018—Acinetobacter baumannii OxyR regulates the transcriptional response to hydrogen peroxide. Juttukonda LJ, Green ER, Lonergan ZR, Heffern MC, Chang CJ, Skaar EP. Infect Immun. 2018 Oct 8. pii: IAI.00413-18. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00413-18. [Epub ahead of print] Acinetobacter baumannii is a Gram-negative opportunistic pathogen that causes diverse infections, including pneumonia, bacteremia, and wound infections. Due to multiple...

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MSTPublications: September 2018

Oct. 16, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. Neurological symptoms in hypophoshatasia. Colazo JM, Hu JR, Dahir KM, Simmons JH. Osteoporos Int. 2018 Sep 13. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4691-6. [Epub ahead of print] Isolated traumatic pectoralis minor tendon tear in a young adult diagnosed with MRI....

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Why medical students learn the Krebs cycle: A fascinating case report by alumnus Joshua Fessel, M.D., Ph.D. (’06)

Oct. 16, 2018—by Rachel Brown (G2) Avery-Cohen Associate College Advisor Dr. JP Arroyo and Vanderbilt MSTP alumnus Dr. Josh Fessel (’06) recently published a true case of “bench-to-bedside” in action,”Treatment of Acute Intoxication from Inhaled 1,2-Difluoroethane,” in the Annals of Internal Medicine. While I suggest reading the actual case report, not all of our subscribers may have access to the full text,...

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MSTPublications: August 2018

Oct. 16, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. Dorsal BNST α2A-adrenergic receptors produce HCN-dependent excitatory actions that initiate anxiogenic behaviors. Harris NA, Isaac AT, Günther A, Merkel K, Melchior J, Xu M, Eguakun E, Perez R, Nabit BP, Flavin S, Gilsbach R, Shonesy B, Hein L, Abel T, Baumann A, Matthews R, Centanni SW, Winder DG. J Neurosci. 2018 Aug 27. pii:...

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MSTPublications: July 2018

Jul. 27, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing.   CD4+ Regulatory T Cells Exert Differential Functions during Early and Late Stages of the Immune Response to Respiratory Viruses. Rogers MC, Lamens KD, Shafagati N, Johnson M, Oury TD, Joyce S, Williams JV. J Immunol....

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MSTPublications: June 2018

Jun. 27, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. First Author Ph.D. Research: Learning Implicit Brain MRI Manifolds with Deep Learning. Bermudez C, Plassard AJ, Davis TL, Newton AT, Resnick SM, Landman BA. Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2018 Mar;10574. pii: 105741L. doi: 10.1117/12.2293515....

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MSTPublications: May 2018

May. 29, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. First Author Original Research: Heterozygous loss of TSC2 alters p53 signaling and human stem cell reprogramming. Armstrong LC, Westlake G, Snow JP, Cawthon B, Armour E, Bowman AB, Ess KC. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 Dec 1;26(23):4629-4641....

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MSTPublications: April 2018

Apr. 27, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. First Author Original Research: Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor signaling attenuates RSV-induced type 2 responses and immunopathology. Bloodworth MH, Rusznak M, Pfister CC, Zhang J, Bastarache L, Calvillo SA, Chappell JD, Boyd KL, Toki S, Newcomb DC, Stier...

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MSTPublications: March 2018

Mar. 26, 2018—Congratulations to all of our MSTP students on their successful publications! Take a look at the great work our students are doing. First Author Original Research: α Cell Function and Gene Expression Are Compromised in Type 1 Diabetes. Brissova M*, Haliyur R*, Saunders D*, Shrestha S*, Dai C, Blodgett DM, Bottino R, Campbell-Thompson M, Aramandla R, Poffenberger G,...

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