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July 13, 2016

Physiology: Pancreatic β-cell
heterogeneity revisited
 

Nature Magazine
DOI:10.1038/nature18907

Human islets contain four distinct subtypes of β cells.
Dorrell C, Schug J, Canaday PS, Russ HA, Tarlow BD, Grompe MT, Horton T, Hebrok M, Streeter PR, Kaestner KH, Grompe M.
Nat Commun. 2016 Jul 11;7:11756. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11756.  PMID: 27399229

 

March 15, 2016

Tests of blood-borne DNA 
pinpoint tissue damage


Science Magazine
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf4196

 Identification of tissue-specific cell death using methylation patterns of circulating DNA.
Lehmann-Werman R, Neiman D, Zemmour H, Moss J, Magenheim J, Vaknin-Dembinsky A, Rubertsson S,  Nellgård B, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Spalding K, Haller MJ, Wasserfall CH, Schatz DA, Greenbaum CJ,  Dorrell C, Grompe M, Zick A, Hubert A, Maoz M, Fendrich V, Bartsch DK, Golan T, Ben Sasson SA, Zamir G,  Razin A, Cedar H, Shapiro AM, Glaser B, Shemer R, Dor Y.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Mar 14. pii: 201519286. PMID: 26976580
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