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Amiel E, Acker JL, Collins RM, Berwin B (2009, In press). Uncoupling scavenger receptor-a -mediated phagocytosis of bacteria from endotoxic shock resistance. Infect Imun [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Amundadottir L, Kraft P, Stolzenberg-Solomon RZ, Fuchs CS, Petersen GM, Arslan AA, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Gross M, Helzlsouer K, Jacobs EJ, Lacroix A, Zheng W, Albanes D, Bamlet W, Berg CD, Berrino F, Bingham S, Buring JE, Bracci PM, Canzian F, Clavel-Chapelon F, Clipp S, Cotterchio M, de Andrade M, Duell EJ, Fox Jr JW, Gallinger S, Gaziano JM, Giovannucci EL, Goggins M, Gonzalez CA, Hallmans G, Hankinson SE, Hassan M, Holly EA, Hunter DJ, Hutchinson A, Jackson R, Jacobs KB, Jenab M, Kaaks R, Klein AP, Kooperberg C, Kurtz RC, Li D, Lynch SM, Mandelson M, McWilliams RR, Mendelsohn JB, Michaud DS, Olson SH, Overvad K, Patel AV, Peeters PH, Rajkovic A, Riboli E, Risch HA, Shu XO, Thomas G, Tobias GS, Trichopoulos D, Van Den Eeden SK, Virtamo J, Wactawski-Wende J, Wolpin BM, Yu H, Yu K, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Chanock SJ, Hartge P, Hoover RN (2009 In press). Genome-wide association study identifies variants in the ABO locus associated with susceptibility to pancreatic cancer. Nat Genet [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Bakhoum SF, Compton DA (2009). Cancer: CINful centrosomes. Curr Biol 19(15):R642-645. Link

Bakitas M, Lyons KD, Hegel MT, Balan S, Brokaw FC, Seville J, Hull JG, Li Z, Tosteson TD, Byock IR, Ahles TA (2009). Effects of a palliative care intervention on clinical outcomes in patients with advanced cancer: The Project ENABLE II randomized controlled trial. JAMA 302(7):741-749. Link

Barber A, Sentman CL (2009). Chimeric NKG2D T cells require both T cell- and host-derived cytokine secretion and perforin expression to increase tumor antigen presentation and systemic immunity. J Immunol 183(4):2365-2372. Link

Boros J, Donaldson IJ, O'Donnell A, Odrowaz ZA, Zeef L, Lupien M, Meyer CA, Liu XS, Brown M, Sharrocks AD (2009, In press). Elucidation of the ELK1 target gene network reveals a role in the coordinate regulation of core components of the gene regulation machinery. Genome Res [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Brackett C, Kearing S, Cochran N, Tosteson AN, Blair Brooks W (2009, In press). Strategies for distributing cancer screening decision aids in primary care. Patient Educ Couns [Epup ahead of print]. Link

Chandriani S, Frengen E, Cowling VH, Pendergrass SA, Perou CM, Whitfield ML, Cole MD (2009). A core MYC gene expression signature is prominent in basal-like breast cancer but only partially overlaps the core serum response. PLoS One 4(8):e6693. Link

Christensen BC, Houseman EA, Marsit CJ, Zheng S, Wrensch MR, Wiemels JL, Nelson HH, Karagas MR, Padbury JF, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Yeh RF, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT (2009). Aging and environmental exposures alter tissue-specific DNA methylation dependent upon CpG island context. PLoS Genet 5(8):e1000602. Link

Christensen BC, Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Godleski JJ, Longacker JL, Zheng S, Yeh RF, Wrensch MR, Wiemels JL, Karagas MR, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Nelson HH, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT (2009). Differentiation of lung adenocarcinoma, pleural mesothelioma, and nonmalignant pulmonary tissues using DNA methylation profiles. Cancer Res ? 69(15):6315-6321. Link

Cubillos-Ruiz JR, Engle X, Scarlett UK, Martinez D, Barber A, Elgueta R, Wang L, Nesbeth Y, Durant Y, Gewirtz AT, Sentman CL, Kedl R, Conejo-Garcia JR (2009). Polyethylenimine-based siRNA nanocomplexes reprogram tumor-associated dendritic cells via TLR5 to elicit therapeutic antitumor immunity. J Clin Invest 119(8):2231-2244. Link

de Vries VC, Pino-Lagos K, Elgueta R, Noelle RJ (2009). The enigmatic role of mast cells in dominant tolerance. Current opinion in organ transplantation 14(4):332-337. Link

Dudek AZ, Lesniewski-Kmak K, Larson T, Dragnev K, Isaksson R, Gupta V, Maddaus MA, Kratzke RA (2009). Phase II trial of neoadjuvant therapy with carboplatin, gemcitabine plus thalidomide for stages IIB and III non-small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol 4(8):969-975. Link

Duell EJ, Holly EA, Kelsey KT, Bracci PM (2009, In press). Genetic variation in CYP17A1 and pancreatic cancer in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Int J Cancer [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Duell EJ, Maisonneuve P, Baghurst PA, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ghadirian P, Miller AB, Zatonski W, Vrieling A, Boffetta P, Boyle P (2009, In press). Menstrual and reproductive factors and pancreatic cancer in the SEARCH program of the IARC. Cancer Causes Control [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Eck SM, Hoopes PJ, Petrella BL, Coon CI, Brinckerhoff CE (2009). Matrix metalloproteinase-1 promotes breast cancer angiogenesis and osteolysis in a novel in vivo model. Breast Cancer Res Treat 116(1):79-90. Link

Fromm G, de Vries C, Byron R, Fields J, Fiering S, Groudine M, Bender MA, Palis J, Bulger M (2009, In press). Histone hyperacetylation within the beta-globin locus is context-dependent and precedes high-level gene expression. Blood [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Halter RJ, Schned A, Heaney J, Hartov A, Paulsen KD (2009, In press). Electrical properties of prostatic tissues: I. Single frequency admittivity properties. J Urol [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Harris RD, Marks WM (2009). Compact ultrasound for improving maternal and perinatal care in low-resource settings: Review of the potential benefits, implementation challenges, and public health issues. J Ultrasound Med 28(8):1067-1076. Link

Hughes LM, Covian R, Gribble GW, Trumpower BL (2009, In press). Probing binding determinants in center P of the cytochrome bc(1) complex using novel hydroxy-naphthoquinones. Biochim Biophys Acta [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Ji S, Roberts DW, Hartov A, Paulsen KD (2009). Brain-skull contact boundary conditions in an inverse computational deformation model. Med Image Anal 13(4):659-672. Link

Jiang S, Pogue BW, Carpenter CM, Poplack SP, Wells WA, Kogel CA, Forero JA, Muffly LS, Schwartz GN, Paulsen KD, Kaufman PA (2009). Evaluation of breast tumor response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy with tomographic diffuse optical spectroscopy: Case studies of tumor region-of-interest changes. Radiology 252(2):551-560. Link

Lollis SS, Roberts DW (2009). Robotic placement of a CNS ventricular reservoir for administration of chemotherapy. Br J Neurosurg 1-5. Link

Lyons PD, Peck GR, Kettenbach AN, Gerber SA, Roudaia L, Lienhard GE (2009). Insulin stimulates the phosphorylation of the exocyst protein Sec8 in adipocytes. Biosci Rep 29(4):229-235. Link

Meenakshisundaram G, Eteshola E, Pandian RP, Bratasz A, Selvendiran K, Lee SC, Krishna MC, Swartz HM, Kuppusamy P (2009). Oxygen sensitivity and biocompatibility of an implantable paramagnetic probe for repeated measurements of tissue oxygenation. Biomed Microdevices 11(4):817-826. Link

Mselle TF, Howell AL, Ghosh M, Wira CR, Sentman CL (2009, In press). Human uterine natural killer cells but not blood NK cells Inhibit HIV-1 Infection by Secretion of CXCL12. J Virol [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Nowak EC, Weaver CT, Turner H, Begum-Haque S, Becher B, Schreiner B, Coyle AJ, Kasper LH, Noelle RJ (2009). IL-9 as a mediator of Th17-driven inflammatory disease. J Exp Med 206(8):1653-1660. Link

Pulaski HL, Spahlinger G, Silva IA, McLean K, Kueck AS, Reynolds RK, Coukos G, Conejo-Garcia JR, Buckanovich RJ (2009). Identifying alemtuzumab as an anti-myeloid cell antiangiogenic therapy for the treatment of ovarian cancer. J Trans Med 7(49). Link

Reddy NM, Suryanaraya V, Yates MS, Kleeberger SR, Hassoun PM, Yamamoto M, Liby KT, Sporn MB, Kensler TW, Reddy SP (2009, In press). The triterpenoid CDDO-Imidazolide confers potent protection against hyperoxic acute lung injury in mice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Robertson DJ (2009). Risk vs. reward: Is it time to purge sodium phosphate from your prep portfolio? Am J Gastroenterol 104(8):1907-1909. Link

Rolland SG, Lu Y, David CN, Conradt B (2009). The BCL-2-like protein CED-9 of C. elegans promotes FZO-1/Mfn1,2- and EAT-3/Opa1-dependent mitochondrial fusion. J Cell Biol 186(4):525-540. Link

Rutkowski MR, Ho O, Green WR (2009). Defining the mechanism(s) of protection by cytolytic CD8 T cells against a cryptic epitope derived from a retroviral alternative reading frame. Virology 390(2):228-238. Link

Schwaab T, Schwarzer A, Wolf B, Crocenzi TS, Seigne JD, Crosby NA, Cole BF, Fisher JL, Uhlenhake JC, Mellinger D, Foster C, Szczepiorkowski ZM, Webber SM, Schned AR, Harris RD, Barth RJ, Jr., Heaney JA, Noelle RJ, Ernstoff MS (2009). Clinical and immunologic effects of intranodal autologous tumor lysate-dendritic cell vaccine with Aldesleukin (Interleukin 2) and IFN-{alpha}2a therapy in metastatic renal cell carcinoma patients. Clin Cancer Res 15(15):4986-4992. Link

Sinnott-Armstrong NA, Greene CS, Cancare F, Moore JH (2009). Accelerating epistasis analysis in human genetics with consumer graphics hardware. BMC Res Notes 2(1):149. Link

Stern MC, Lin J, Figueroa JD, Kelsey KT, Kiltie AE, Yuan JM, Matullo G, Fletcher T, Benhamou S, Taylor JA, Placidi D, Zhang ZF, Steineck G, Rothman N, Kogevinas M, Silverman D, Malats N, Chanock S, Wu X, Karagas MR, Andrew AS, Nelson HH, Bishop DT, Sak SC, Choudhury A, Barrett JH, Elliot F, Corral R, Joshi AD, Gago-Dominguez M, Cortessis VK, Xiang YB, Gao YT, Vineis P, Sacerdote C, Guarrera S, Polidoro S, Allione A, Gurzau E, Koppova K, Kumar R, Rudnai P, Porru S, Carta A, Campagna M, Arici C, Park SS, Garcia-Closas M (2009, In press). Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes, smoking, and bladder cancer risk: Findings from the international consortium of bladder cancer. Cancer Res [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Trask HW, Cowper-Sal-Lari R, Sartor MA, Gui J, Heath CV, Renuka J, Higgins AJ, Andrews P, Korc M, Moore JH, Tomlinson CR (2009, In press). Microarray analysis of cytoplasmic versus whole cell RNA reveals a considerable number of missed and false positive mRNAs. RNA [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Turk MJ, Abel T, O'Shea B (2009). The formation of population III binaries from cosmological initial conditions. Science 325(5940):601-605. Link

Wallace K, Grau MV, Ahnen D, Snover DC, Robertson DJ, Mahnke D, Gui J, Barry EL, Summers RW, McKeown-Eyssen G, Haile RW, Baron JA (2009). The association of lifestyle and dietary factors with the risk for serrated polyps of the colorectum. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18(8):2310-2317. Link

Wang Q, Li W, Zhang Y, Yuan X, Xu K, Yu J, Chen Z, Beroukhim R, Wang H, Lupien M, Wu T, Regan MM, Meyer CA, Carroll JS, Manrai AK, Janne OA, Balk SP, Mehra R, Han B, Chinnaiyan AM, Rubin MA, True L, Fiorentino M, Fiore C, Loda M, Kantoff PW, Liu XS, Brown M (2009). Androgen receptor regulates a distinct transcription program in androgen-independent prostate cancer. Cell 138(2):245-256. Link

Welsh MM, Applebaum KM, Spencer SK, Perry AE, Karagas MR, Nelson HH (2009). CTLA4 variants, UV-induced tolerance, and risk of non-melanoma skin cancer. Cancer Res 69(15):6158-6163. Link

Woloshin S, Schwartz LM (2009, In press). Numbers Needed to Decide. J Natl Cancer Inst [Epub ahead of print]. Link

Wu X, Ye Y, Kiemeney LA, Sulem P, Rafnar T, Matullo G, Seminara D, Yoshida T, Saeki N, Andrew AS, Dinney CP, Czerniak B, Zhang ZF, Kiltie AE, Bishop DT, Vineis P, Porru S, Buntinx F, Kellen E, Zeegers MP, Kumar R, Rudnai P, Gurzau E, Koppova K, Mayordomo JI, Sanchez M, Saez B, Lindblom A, de Verdier P, Steineck G, Mills GB, Schned A, Chang SC, Lin J, Chang DW, Hale KS, Majewski T, Grossman HB, Thorlacius S, Thorsteinsdottir U, Aben KK, Witjes JA, Stefansson K, Amos CI, Karagas MR, Gu J (2009, In press). Genetic variation in the prostate stem cell antigen gene PSCA confers susceptibility to urinary bladder cancer. Nat Genet [Epub ahead of print]. Link