Publications

Hamp1 mRNA and plasma hepcidin levels are influenced by sex and strain but do not predict tissue iron levels in inbred mice.
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2017 Nov 10;313(5):G511-G523. Epub 2017 Aug 10.
Department of Nutritional Science & Toxicology, University of California, Berkeley, California.

Mice lacking liver-specific β-catenin develop steatohepatitis and fibrosis after iron overload.
J Hepatol 2017 Aug 22;67(2):360-369. Epub 2017 Mar 22.
Department of Pathology (Division of Experimental Pathology), University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States; Pittsburgh Liver Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States; Department of Medicine (Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition), University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Electronic address:

Identification of erythroferrone as an erythroid regulator of iron metabolism.
Nat Genet 2014 Jul 1;46(7):678-84. Epub 2014 Jun 1.
1] Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA. [2] Department of Pathology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA.



Retrocyclins kill bacilli and germinating spores of Bacillus anthracis and inactivate anthrax lethal toxin.
J Biol Chem 2006 Oct 21;281(43):32755-64. Epub 2006 Jun 21.
Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California-Los Angeles, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

Theta-defensins prevent HIV-1 Env-mediated fusion by binding gp41 and blocking 6-helix bundle formation.
J Biol Chem 2006 Jul 28;281(27):18787-92. Epub 2006 Apr 28.
Center for Cancer Research Nanobiology Program, NCI-Frederick, National Institutes of Health, Frederick, Maryland 21702, USA.

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