Selected October Publications from BIDMC Faculty

BIDMC Media Relations

OCTOBER 31, 2018

Building on our culture of collaboration and innovation, our researchers are helping to transform medicine and health care delivery. Below are selected research publications issued in the month of October. 

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Intermingled Ensembles in Visual Association Cortex Encode Stimulus Identity or Predicted Outcome
Neuron – Oct. 2, 2018
BIDMC Authors: Rohan N. Ramesh, Christian R. Burgess, Arthur U. Sugden, Mark L. Andermann (Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism in the Department of Medicine)

Antibody and TLR7 Agonist Delay Viral Rebound in SHIV-Infected Monkeys
Nature – Oct. 3, 2018
BIDMC Authors: Erica N. Borducchi, Jinyan Liu, Joseph P. Nkolola, Anthony M. Cadena, Peter Abbink, Noe B. Mercado, Abishek Chandrashekar, David Jetton, Lauren Peter, Katherine McMahan, Edward T. Moseley, Dan H. Barouch (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research)

Three-Dimensional Holographic Visualization of High-Resolution Myocardial Scar on HoloLens
PLoS One – Oct. 8, 2018
BIDMC Authors: Jihye Jang,  Michael Barkagan, Elad Anter, Reza Nezafat (Cardiovascular Division in the Department of Medicine)

Galanin Neurons in the Ventrolateral Preoptic Area Promote Sleep and Heat Loss in Mice
Nature Communications – Oct. 8, 2018
BIDMC Authors: Daniel Kroeger, Gianna Absi, Celia Gagliardi, Sathyajit S. Bandaru, Loris L. Ferrari, Elda Arrigoni, Thomas E. Scammell, Ramalingam Vetrivelan, Joseph C. Madara, Clifford B. Saper (Program in Neuroscience and Division of Sleep Medicine in the Department of Neurology, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in the Department of Medicine)

The Giving Body
JAMA – Oct. 9, 2018
BIDMC Author: Adam P. Stern (Department of Psychiatry)

Risk of Subsequent Cutaneous Melanoma in Moderately Dysplastic Nevi Excisionally Biopsied but With Positive Histologic Margins
JAMA Dermatology – Oct. 10, 2018
BIDMC Author: Caroline C. Kim (Pigmented Lesion Clinic and Cutaneous Oncology Program in the Department of Dermatology)

Lesion Network Localization of Free Will
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences – Oct. 11, 2018
BIDMC Authors: R. Ryan Darby, Juho Joutsa, Matthew J. Burke, and Michael D. Fox (Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation in the Department of Neurology)

Teaching Physicians Not to Be Afraid of Poetry
JAMA – Oct. 16, 2018
BIDMC Author: Rafael Campo (Division of General Internal Medicine)

Comparative Efficacy and Safety of Nonsurgical Treatment Options for Enthesopathy of the Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trials
American Journal of Sports Medicine – Oct. 31, 2018
BIDMC Authors: Amin Mohamadi, Phillip Hanna, Aron Lechtig, Ara Nazarian (Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies)

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