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Paper Chase


High-density mapping of the MHC identifies a shared role for HLA-DRB1*01:03 in inflammatory bowel diseases and heterozygous advantage in ulcerative colitis.

Nat. Genet.
Goyette P, Boucher G, Mallon D, Ellinghaus E, Jostins L, Huang H, Ripke S, Gusareva ES, Annese V, Hauser SL, Oksenberg JR, Thomsen I, Leslie S, Daly MJ, Van Steen K, Duerr RH, Barrett JC, McGovern DP, Schumm LP, Traherne JA, Carrington MN, Kosmoliaptsis V, Karlsen TH, Franke A, Rioux JD.
| 01 05, 2015

The amyloidogenic V122I transthyretin variant in elderly black Americans.

N. Engl. J. Med.
Quarta CC, Buxbaum JN, Shah AM, Falk RH, Claggett B, Kitzman DW, Mosley TH, Butler KR, Boerwinkle E, Solomon SD.
| Jan 1, 2015

Appearance and disappearance of the mRNA signature characteristic of Treg cells in visceral adipose tissue: age, diet, and PPARγ effects.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Cipolletta D, Cohen P, Spiegelman BM, Benoist C, Mathis D.
| Jan 13, 2015

Intracellular osteopontin regulates homeostasis and function of natural killer cells.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Leavenworth JW, Verbinnen B, Wang Q, Shen E, Cantor H.
| Jan 13, 2015

INK4 locus of the tumor-resistant rodent, the naked mole rat, expresses a functional p15/p16 hybrid isoform.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Tian X, Azpurua J, Ke Z, Augereau A, Zhang ZD, Vijg J, Gladyshev VN, Gorbunova V, Seluanov A.
| Jan 27, 2015

Optogenetic activation of cholinergic neurons in the PPT or LDT induces REM sleep.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Van Dort CJ, Zachs DP, Kenny JD, Zheng S, Goldblum RR, Gelwan NA, Ramos DM, Nolan MA, Wang K, Weng FJ, Lin Y, Wilson MA, Brown EN.
| Jan 13, 2015

Polymeric synthetic nanoparticles for the induction of antigen-specific immunological tolerance.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Maldonado RA, LaMothe RA, Ferrari JD, Zhang AH, Rossi RJ, Kolte PN, Griset AP, O'Neil C, Altreuter DH, Browning E, Johnston L, Farokhzad OC, Langer R, Scott DW, von Andrian UH, Kishimoto TK.
| Jan 13, 2015

Cohort of birth modifies the association between FTO genotype and BMI.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Rosenquist JN, Lehrer SF, O'Malley AJ, Zaslavsky AM, Smoller JW, Christakis NA.
| Jan 13, 2015

Inducible RNAi in vivo reveals that the transcription factor BATF is required to initiate but not maintain CD8+ T-cell effector differentiation.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Godec J, Cowley GS, Barnitz RA, Root DE, Sharpe AH, Haining WN.
| Jan 13, 2015

Surgery for Crohn's disease: look harder, act faster.

Ananthakrishnan AN.
| Dec 23, 2014

Genomic responses to inflammation in mouse models mimic humans: we concur, apples to oranges comparisons won't do.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Shay T, Lederer JA, Benoist C.
| Jan 27, 2015

Mice are not men.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Warren HS, Tompkins RG, Moldawer LL, Seok J, Xu W, Mindrinos MN, Maier RV, Xiao W, Davis RW.
| Jan 27, 2015

Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen 3A partially coincides with EBNA3C genome-wide and is tethered to DNA through BATF complexes.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Schmidt SC, Jiang S, Zhou H, Willox B, Holthaus AM, Kharchenko PV, Johannsen EC, Kieff E, Zhao B.
| Jan 13, 2015

Very complicated math--reconfiguring organ allocation.

N. Engl. J. Med.
Lamas D, Rosenbaum L.
| Dec 25, 2014

Effect of an enhanced medical home on serious illness and cost of care among high-risk children with chronic illness: a randomized clinical trial.

Mosquera RA, Avritscher EB, Samuels CL, Harris TS, Pedroza C, Evans P, Navarro F, Wootton SH, Pacheco S, Clifton G, Moody S, Franzini L, Zupancic J, Tyson JE.
| 12 24, 2014

Notch inhibition induces mitotically generated hair cells in mammalian cochleae via activating the Wnt pathway.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Li W, Wu J, Yang J, Sun S, Chai R, Chen ZY, Li H.
| Jan 6, 2015

An in-tumor genetic screen reveals that the BET bromodomain protein, BRD4, is a potential therapeutic target in ovarian carcinoma.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Baratta MG, Schinzel AC, Zwang Y, Bandopadhayay P, Bowman-Colin C, Kutt J, Curtis J, Piao H, Wong LC, Kung AL, Beroukhim R, Bradner JE, Drapkin R, Hahn WC, Liu JF, Livingston DM.
| Jan 6, 2015

Evening use of light-emitting eReaders negatively affects sleep, circadian timing, and next-morning alertness.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
Chang AM, Aeschbach D, Duffy JF, Czeisler CA.
| Jan 27, 2015

Dissecting neural differentiation regulatory networks through epigenetic footprinting.

Ziller MJ, Edri R, Yaffe Y, Donaghey J, Pop R, Mallard W, Issner R, Gifford CA, Goren A, Xing J, Gu H, Cacchiarelli D, Tsankov AM, Epstein C, Rinn JL, Mikkelsen TS, Kohlbacher O, Gnirke A, Bernstein BE, Elkabetz Y, Meissner A.
| Feb 19, 2015