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UFGI publication round-up week 9/4/17

Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 5;7(1):10504. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-10692-5. Whole Transcriptome Analysis of Notochord-Derived Cells during Embryonic Formation of the Nucleus Pulposus. Peck SH1,2, McKee KK3, Tobias JW4, Malhotra NR1,2, Harfe BD3, Smith LJ5,6. Author information Abstract...
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UFGI publication round-up week 8/21 and 8/28

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2017 Sep 1. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2017-0214OC. [Epub ahead of print] Myeloid-derived Suppressor Cells are Necessary for Development of Pulmonary Hypertension. Bryant AJ1, Shenoy V2, Fu C3, Marek G4, Lorentsen KJ5, Herzog EL6, Brantly ML7, Avram D8, Scott...
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UFGI publication round-up week 8/7 and 8/14

Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 18;7(1):8718. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07152-5. Emergence of recombinant Mayaro virus strains from the Amazon basin. Mavian C1,2, Rife BD1,2, Dollar JJ1,2, Cella E3, Ciccozzi M3,4, Prosperi MCF5, Lednicky J1,6, Morris JG1,7, Capua I8, Salemi M9,10. Author...
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UFGI publication round-up week 7/24 and 7/31/17

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin PiMZ Genotype Is Associated with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Two Racial Groups. Author information: Foreman MG1, Wilson C2, DeMeo DL3, Hersh CP3, Beaty TH4, Cho MH3, Ziniti J3, Curran-Everett D2,5, Criner G6, Hokanson JE5, Brantly M7, Rouhani FN7,...
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UFGI publication round-up week 7/10 and 7/17/17

Chilling responsive DEMETER-LIKE DNA demethylase mediates in poplar bud break. Author information: Conde D1, Le Gac AL2, Perales M1, Dervinis C3, Kirst M3,4, Maury S2, González-Melendi P1,5, Allona I1,5. 1Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de Plantas, Universidad Politécnica de...
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UFGI publication round-up week 6/26 and 7/3/17

Life-extending dietary restriction and ovariectomy each increase leucine oxidation and alter leucine allocation in grasshoppers. Author information: Hatle JD1, Awan A2, Nicholas J2, Koch R2, Vokrri JR2, McCue MD3, Williams CM4, Davidowitz G5, Hahn DA6. 1Department of Biology, 1...
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UF Health researchers identify genetic factors that cause muscle weakness and wasting disorder

This article was originally published by UF Health News Doug Bennett, UF Health For years, the underlying process that causes a debilitating muscle disorder in infants and young children has been largely unknown. Now, a group that includes University of Florida Health genetics...
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UFGI publication round-up week 6/12 and 6/19/17

Histopathological and proteomic responses in male Chinese rare minnow (Gobiocypris rarus) indicate hepatotoxicity following benzotriazole exposure. Author information: Liang X1, Zha J2, Martyniuk CJ3, Wang Z4, Zhao J5. 1School of Ecology and Environment, Inner Mongolia...
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Q&A with Dorianmarie Vargas-Franco

Genetics & Genomics Graduate Student in the lab of James Resnick, a UFGI faculty member and professor in the department of molecular genetics and microbiology Vargas-Franco joined the program in 2013 This interview has been condensed, and edited, for clarity What sort of work...
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UFGI publication round-up week 5/29 and 6/5/17

Relationship between acute and chronic toxicity for prevalent organic pollutants in Vibrio fischeri based upon chemical mode of action. Author information: Wang XH1, Fan LY1, Wang S1, Wang Y1, Yan LC1, Zheng SS1, Martyniuk CJ2, Zhao YH3. 1State Environmental Protection Key...
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