Selected June Publications from BIDMC Faculty

BIDMC Communications

JUNE 30, 2019

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

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Network Localization of Cervical Dystonia Based on Causal Brain Lesions

BRAIN / Research / June 1, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Daniel T. Corp, Juho Joutsa, R. Ryan Darby, Danielle Cooke, Martin M. Reich, Michael D. Fox (Berenson-Allen Center for Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation and Division of Cognitive Neurology)

Intraarticular Injection of Relaxin-2 Alleviates Shoulder Arthrofibrosis
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences / Research / June 3, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Edward K. Rodriguez, Ara Nazarian (Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies)

Would You Recommend Prostate-Specific Antigen Screening for This Patient?: Grand Rounds Discussion From Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Annals of Internal Medicine / Beyond the Guidelines / June 4, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Risa B. Burns, Aria F. Olumi, Gerald W. Smetana

Inducible Pluripotent Stem Cell–Derived Cardiomyocytes Reveal Aberrant Extracellular Regulated Kinase 5 and Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinase 1/2 Signaling Concomitantly Promote Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in RAF1-Associated Noonan Syndrome
Circulation / Research / June 5, 2019
BIDMC Author: Maria I. Kontaridis (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine)

A Mathematical Model of Tumor-endothelial Interactions in a 3D Co-culture
Scientific Reports / Research / June 10, 2019
BIDMC Author: Yamicia Connor (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Preoperative Stimulation of Resolution and Inflammation Blockade Eradicates Micrometastases
Journal of Clinical Investigation / Research / June 17, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Dipak Panigrahy, Allison Gartung, Haixia Yang, Molly M. Gilligan, Megan L. Sulciner, Swati S. Bhasin, Jaimie Chang, Julia Piwowarski, Anna Fishbein, Dulce Soler-Ferran, Manoj Bhasin (Center for Vascular Biology Research, Department of Pathology, Cancer Center, Division of Interdisciplinary Medicine and Biotechnology)

Considering the Risks and Benefits of Osteoporosis Treatment in Older Adults
JAMA Internal Medicine / Commentary / June 17, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Sarah D. Berry, Sandra Shi, Douglas P. Kiel (Department of Medicine)

Combination of Drugs May Combat Deadly Drug-Resistant Fungus Troubling U.S. Health Officials
ASM Microbe 2019 / Research Presentation / June 21, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Thea Brennan-Krohn, Liam Friar, Sarah Ditelberg, James E. Kirby (Clinical Microbiology Laboratory)

Physical and Molecular Landscapes of Mouse Glioma Extracellular Vesicles Define Heterogeneity
Cell Reports / Research / June 25, 2019
BIDMC Authors: Aron Gyuris, Shuang Zhou, Al Charest (Department of Medicine)

Electroencephalography-Guided Anesthetic Administration and Postoperative Delirium
JAMA / Comment & Response / June 25, 2019
BIDMC Author: Maximilian S. Schaefer (Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine)

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