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Cancer Research

MAGI1 inhibits the AMOTL2/p38 stress pathway and prevents luminal breast tumorigenesis
Kantar D, Mur EB, Mancini M, Slaninova V, Salah YB, Costa L, Forest E, Lassus P, Géminard C, Boissière-Michot F, Orsetti B, Theillet C, Colinge J, Benistant C, Maraver A, Heron-Milhavet L, Djiane A. Sci Rep. 2021 Mar 11;11(1):5752. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-85056-1. PMID: 33707576; PMCID: PMC7952706.

ZNF224 is a Mediator of TGF-β Pro-oncogenic Function in Melanoma
Cesaro E, Pastore A, Polverino A, et al. Research Square; 2021. DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-278700/v1. 

The Expression of the Cancer-Associated lncRNA Snhg15 Is Modulated by EphrinA5-Induced Signaling
Pensold D, Gehrmann J, Pitschelatow G, Walberg A, Braunsteffer K, Reichard J, Ravaei A, Linde J, Lampert A, Costa IG, Zimmer-Bensch G. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jan 29;22(3):1332. doi: 10.3390/ijms22031332. PMID: 33572758; PMCID: PMC7866228.

Cancer cells adapt FAM134B-BiP complex mediated ER-phagy to survive hypoxic stress
Sandhya Chipurupalli, Raja Ganesan, Giulia Martini, Luigi Mele, Elango Kannan, Vigneshwaran Namasivayam, Vincenzo Desiderio, Nirmal Robinson
bioRxiv 2021.02.05.429931; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.05.429931

Spleen plays a major role in DLL4-driven acute T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia
Xiong, H., Mancini, M., Gobert, M., Shen, S., Furtado, G. C., Lira, S. A., Parkhurst, C. N., Garambois, V., Brengues, M., Tadokoro, C. E., Trimarchi, T., Gómez-López, G., Singh, A., Khiabanian, H., Minuzzo, S., Indraccolo, S., Lobry, C., Aifantis, I., Herranz, D., Lafaille, J. J., Maraver, A. (2021). Theranostics, 11(4), 1594–1608. doi.org/10.7150/thno.48067

Multiparametric Analysis of Focal Adhesions in Bidimensional Substrates
Talayero, Vanessa & vicente-manzanares, Miguel. (2020). 10.1007/978-1-0716-0962-0_3

Senescence Reprogramming by TIMP1 Deficiency Promotes Prostate Cancer Metastasis
Ilaria Guccini, Ajinkya Revandkar, Mariantonietta D'Ambrosio, Manuel Colucci, Emiliano Pasquini, Simone Mosole, Martina Troiani, Daniela Brina, Raheleh Sheibani-Tezerji, Angela Rita Elia, Andrea Rinaldi, Nicolò Pernigoni, Jan Hendrik Rüschoff, Susanne Dettwiler, Angelo M. De Marzo, Emmanuel S. Antonarakis, Costanza Borrelli, Andreas E. Moor, Ramon Garcia-Escudero, Abdullah Alajati, Giuseppe Attanasio, Marco Losa, Holger Moch, Peter Wild, Gerda Egger, Andrea Alimonti,
Senescence Reprogramming by TIMP1 Deficiency Promotes Prostate Cancer Metastasis, Cancer Cell, 2020, ISSN 1535-6108

MYC as a driver of stochastic chromatin networks: implications for the fitness of cancer cells
Noriyuki Sumida, Emmanouil G Sifakis, Narsis A Kiani, Anna Lewandowska Ronnegren, Barbara A Scholz, Johanna Vestlund, David Gomez-Cabrero, Jesper Tegner, Anita Göndör, Rolf Ohlsson
Nucleic Acids Research, Volume 48, Issue 19, 4 November 2020, Pages 10867–10876, doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkaa817
Published: 13 October 2020

BMP6/TAZ-Hippo signaling modulates angiogenesis and endothelial cell response to VEGF
Pulkkinen, H.H., Kiema, M., Lappalainen, J.P. et al. BMP6/TAZ-Hippo signaling modulates angiogenesis and endothelial cell response to VEGF. Angiogenesis (2020). Published: October 2020

Pharmacological STING activation is a potential alternative to overcome drug-resistance in melanoma
Chipurupalli S, Ganesan R, Dhanabal SP, Kumar MS and Robinson N (2020) Pharmacological STING Activation Is a Potential Alternative to Overcome Drug-Resistance in Melanoma. Front. Oncol. 10:758. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2020.00758, May 2020

Cholesterol Homeostasis Modulates Platinum Sensitivity in Human Ovarian Cancer
Daniela Criscuolo, Rosario Avolio, Giovanni Calice, Chiara Laezza, Simona Paladino, Giovanna Navarra, Francesca Maddalena, Fabiana Crispo, Cristina Pagano, Maurizio Bifulco, Matteo Landriscina, Danilo Swann Matassa, and Franca Esposito
Cells 2020, 9(4), 828; March 2020

Novel renal medullary carcinoma cell lines, UOK353 and UOK360, provide preclinical tools to identify new therapeutic treatments
Wei D, Yang Y, Ricketts CJ, et al. Novel renal medullary carcinoma cell lines, UOK353 and UOK360, provide preclinical tools to identify new therapeutic treatments. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2020;59(8):472-483. doi:10.1002/gcc.22847

Immunology

Phosphatidic acid-mediated binding and mammalian cell internalization of the Vibrio cholerae cytotoxin MakA
Nadeem A, Alam A, Toh E, Myint SL, Ur Rehman Z, Liu T, Bally M, Arnqvist A, Wang H, Zhu J, Persson K, Uhlin BE, Wai SN. PLoS Pathog. 2021 Mar 18;17(3):e1009414. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009414. PMID: 33735319; PMCID: PMC8009392.

Human endogenous retrovirus-enveloped baculoviral DNA vaccines against MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV2
Cho, H., Jang, Y., Park, KH. et al. npj Vaccines 6, 37 (2021). doi.org/10.1038/s41541-021-00303-w

MFG-E8 Plays an Important Role in Attenuating Cerulein-Induced Acute Pancreatitis in Mice
Bu HF, Subramanian S, Geng H, Wang X, Liu F, Chou PM, Du C, De Plaen IG, Tan XD. Cells. 2021 Mar 25;10(4):728. doi: 10.3390/cells10040728. PMID: 33806041.

BET inhibition blocks inflammation-induced cardiac dysfunction and SARS-CoV-2 infection
Mills, Richard J et al.; Cell vol. 184,8 (2021): 2167-2182.e22. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2021.03.026

Electrogenic and hydrocarbonoclastic biofilm at the oil-water interface as microbial responses to oil spill
Emilio D'Ugo, Lucia Bertuccini, Francesca Spadaro, Roberto Giuseppetti, Francesca Iosi, Fabio Santavenere, Fausto Giuliani, Massimo Gricia, Andrea Rodomonte, Nicola Lovecchio, Arghya Mukherjee, Paola Bucci, Milena Bruno, Emilia Stellacci, Antonietta Bernardo, Fabio Magurano, Water Research X, 2021, 100096, ISSN 2589-9147, doi.org/10.1016/j.wroa.2021.100096.

COVID-19-associated nephropathy includes tubular necrosis and capillary congestion, with evidence of SARS-CoV-2 in the nephron
Antoine Bouquegneau, Pauline Erpicum, Stéphanie Grosch, Lionel Habran, Olivier Hougrand, Justine Huart, Jean-Marie Krzesinski, Benoît Misset, Marie-Pierre Hayette, Philippe Delvenne, Christophe Bovy, Dominik Kylies, Tobias B. Huber, Victor G. Puelles, Pierre Delanaye, Francois Jouret; Kidney360 Feb 2021, 10.34067/KID.0006992020; DOI: 10.34067/KID.0006992020

Clonal expansion and activation of tissue-resident memory-like Th17 cells expressing GM-CSF in the lungs of severe COVID-19 patients
Yu Zhao, Christoph Kilian, Jan-Eric Turner, Lidia Bosurgi, Kevin Roedl, Patricia Bartsch, Ann-Christin Gnirck, Filippo Cortesi, Christoph Schultheiß, Malte Hellmig, Leon U.B. Enk, Fabian Hausmann, Alina Borchers, Milagros N. Wong, Hans-Joachim Paust, Francesco Siracusa, Nicola Scheibel, Marissa Herrmann, Elisa Rosati, Petra Bacher, Dominik Kylies, Dominik Jarczak, Marc Lütgehetmann, Susanne Pfefferle, Stefan Steurer, Julian Schulze zur-Wiesch, Victor G. Puelles, Jan-Peter Sperhake, Marylyn M. Addo, Ansgar W. Lohse, Mascha Binder, Samuel Huber, Tobias B. Huber, Stefan Kluge, Stefan Bonn, Ulf Panzer, Nicola Gagliani, Christian F. Krebs; Science Immunology 23 Feb 2021: Vol. 6, Issue 56, eabf6692 DOI: 10.1126/sciimmunol.abf6692

Universally available herbal teas based on sage and perilla elicit potent antiviral activity against SARS-CoV-2 in vitro
Vu Thuy Khanh Le-Trilling, Denise Mennerich, Corinna Schuler, Yulia Flores-Martinez, Benjamin Katschinski, Ulf Dittmer, Mirko Trilling; bioRxiv 2020.11.18.388710; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2020.11.18.388710

DW14006 as a direct AMPKα1 activator improves pathology of AD model mice by regulating microglial phagocytosis and neuroinflammation
Jianlu Lv, Wei Wang, Xialin Zhu, Xiaoju Xu, Qiuying Yan, Jian Lu, Xiaofan Shi, Zhengyu Wang, Jinpei Zhou, Xi Huang, Jiaying Wang, Wenhu Duan, Xu Shen
Science Direct, Published: 30 July 2020

Enteric Nervous System-Derived IL-18 Orchestrates Mucosal Barrier Immunity
Abigail Jarret, Ruaidhrí Jackson, Coco Duizer, Yuval Kluger, Roni Novarski, et. al.
Research Journal: Cell; Volume 180, ISSUE 1, P50-63.e12, January 09, 2020

Essential function of the alveolin network in the subpellicular microtubules and conoid assembly in Toxoplasma gondii
Nicolò Tosetti, Nicolas Dos Santos Pacheco, Eloïse Bertiaux, Bohumil Maco, Lorène Bournonville, Virginie Hamel, Paul Guichard, Dominique Soldati-Favre; eLife 2020;9:e56635 doi: 10.7554/eLife.56635
https://elifesciences.org/articles/56635

Neurobiology

NOX4 promotes ferroptosis of astrocytes by oxidative stress-induced lipid peroxidation via the impairment of mitochondrial metabolism in Alzheimer's diseases
Min Woo Park, Hyeon Woo Cha, Junhyung Kim, Jung Han Kim, Haesung Yang, Sunmi Yoon, Napissara Boonpraman, Sun Shin Yi, Ik Dong Yoo, Jong-Seok Moon; Redox Biology, Volume 41, 2021, 101947, ISSN 2213-2317, doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2021.101947.

Perineuronal nets are under the control of type-5 metabotropic glutamate receptors in the developing somatosensory cortex
Mascio, G., Bucci, D., Notartomaso, S. et al. Transl Psychiatry 11, 109 (2021). doi.org/10.1038/s41398-021-01210-3

Elevated CLOCK and BMAL1 Contribute to the Impairment of Aerobic Glycolysis from Astrocytes in Alzheimer's Disease
Yoo ID, Park MW, Cha HW, Yoon S, Boonpraman N, Yi SS, Moon JS. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Oct 23;21(21):7862. doi: 10.3390/ijms21217862. PMID: 33114015; PMCID: PMC7660350.

DNA Methyltransferase 1 (DNMT1) Acts on Neurodegeneration by Modulating Proteostasis-Relevant Intracellular Processes
Bayer C, Pitschelatow G, Hannemann N, Linde J, Reichard J, Pensold D, Zimmer-Bensch G. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Jul 30;21(15):5420. doi: 10.3390/ijms21155420. PMID: 32751461; PMCID: PMC7432412.

Neural mechanisms of female aggression: Implications on the oxytocin and vasopressin systems
Uni Regensburg, Vinícius Elias de Moura Oliveira, 2020; epub.uni-regensburg.de/43275/1/Thesis_VO_final%20printing%20library.pdf

Microglia orchestrate neuronal activity in brain organoids
Ilkka Fagerlund, Antonios Dougalis, Anastasia Shakirzyanova, Mireia Gómez-Budia, Henna Konttinen, Sohvi Ohtonen, Fazaludeen Feroze, Marja Koskuvi, Johanna Kuusisto, Damián Hernández, Alice Pebay, Jari Koistinaho, Sarka Lehtonen, Paula Korhonen, Tarja Malm
bioRxiv 2020.12.08.416388; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2020.12.08.416388

Unraveling the pathology of different disease severities in human cerebral organoid models of LIS1-lissencephaly
Krefft, Olivia; DOI: doi.org/10.11588/heidok.00029195

Mating-induced central release of oxytocin: Implication for social fear extinction 
urn:nbn:de:bvb:355-epub-440663. DOI: 10.5283/epub.44066

Ultrastructural Imaging of Activity-Dependent Synaptic Membrane-Trafficking Events in Cultured Brain Slices
Imig C, López-Murcia FJ, Maus L, García-Plaza IH, Mortensen LS, Schwark M, Schwarze V, Angibaud J, Nägerl UV, Taschenberger H, Brose N, Cooper BH. Neuron. 2020 Dec 9;108(5):843-860.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2020.09.004. Epub 2020 Sep 28. PMID: 32991831; PMCID: PMC7736621.

Divergent FUS phosphorylation in primate and mouse cells following double-strand DNA damage
Michelle A.Johnson, Qiudong Deng, Georgia Taylor, Zachary T. McEachin, Anthony W.S. Chan, Jessica Root, Gary J.Bassell, Thomas Kukar
Science Direct, Published: 2020 by Elsevier Inc.

Neuronal Lhx1 expression is regulated by DNMT1-dependent modulation of histone marks
Judit Symmank, Cathrin Bayer, Julia Reichard, Daniel Pensold & Geraldine Zimmer-Bensch (2020): Neuronal Lhx1 expression is regulated by DNMT1-dependent modulationof histone marks, Epigenetics, DOI: 10.1080/15592294.2020.1767372, May 2020

Characterization of a cell bridge variant connecting the nodose and superior cervical ganglia in the mouse: Prevalence, anatomical features, and practical implications
Angie L. Bookout, Laurent Gautron; First published: 01 May 2020; doi.org/10.1002/cne.24936
Funding information: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Grant/Award Number: 5 K01 DK116926‐02; NIH, Grant/Award Number: 1S10OD021684‐01; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Grant/Award Number: Irwin & Irma Grossman Research Fund for Type I Dia

Developmental Biology

GRDN-1/Girdin regulates dendrite morphogenesis and cilium position in two specialized sensory neuron types in C. elegans
Nechipurenko I, Lavrentyeva S, Sengupta P. Dev Biol. 2021 Apr;472:38-51. doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2020.12.022. Epub 2021 Jan 16. PMID: 33460640; PMCID: PMC7956162.

Scanning Various Nanomaterials and Variable Camouflages to Evaluate the Biocompatibility in Multi-organs of Embryos
Bin Zheng, Mingming Guo, Meijun Pang, Dong Ming; DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-99384/v1

Ischemic tolerance and cardiac repair in the African spiny mouse
Tim Koopmans, Henriette van Beijnum, Elke F. Roovers, Divyanshu Malhotra, Antonio Tomasso, Jochem Boeter, Danielle Versteeg, Eva van Rooij, Kerstin Bartscherer
bioRxiv 2021.01.07.425783; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2021.01.07.425783

FoxO maintains a genuine muscle stem-cell quiescent state until geriatric age
García-Prat, L., Perdiguero, E., Alonso-Martín, S. et al. Nat Cell Biol 22, 1307–1318 (2020). doi.org/10.1038/s41556-020-00593-7

Transgenesis and web resources in quail
Olivier Serralbo, David Salgado, Nadège Véron, Caitlin Cooper, Marie-Julie Dejardin, Timothy Doran, Jérome Gros, Christophe Marcelle; Copyright: 2020, Serralbo et al.
eLife 2020;9:e56312 doi: 10.7554/eLife.56312

Left-right asymmetric heart jogging increases the robustness of dextral heart looping in zebrafish
Grimes D, Patterson V, Luna-Arvizu G, Schottenfeld-Roames J, Irons Z, et. al. 
Developmental Biology, 2019

Two-step mechanism for selective incorporation of lncRNA into a chromatin modifier
Marisa Müller, Tamas Schauer, Silke Krause, Raffaella Villa, Andreas W Thomae, Peter B Becker, Two-step mechanism for selective incorporation of lncRNA into a chromatin modifier, Nucleic Acids Research, gkaa492

Discrete regulation of β-catenin-mediated transcription governs identity of intestinal epithelial stem cells
Costanza Borrelli, Tomas Valenta, Kristina Handler, Karelia Vélez, Giulia Moro, Atefeh Lafzi, Laura de Vargas Roditi, George Hausmann, Andreas E Moor, Konrad Basler; bioRxiv 2020.05.19.103499; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.19.103499

A simple, quick, and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing method for human induced pluripotent stem cells
Geng, B., Choi, K., Wang, S. et al. A simple, quick, and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing method for human induced pluripotent stem cells. Acta Pharmacol Sin (2020). doi.org/10.1038/s41401-020-0452-0

Placental gene editing via trophectoderm-specific Tat-Cre/loxP recombination
Hatice O. Ozguldez, Rui Fan, Ivan Bedzhov
Development 2020 : dev.190371 doi: 10.1242/dev.190371 Published 15 June 2020, by The Company of Biologists Ltd

Physiology

Association of hypoxia and mitochondrial damage associated molecular patterns in the pathogenesis of vein graft failure: a pilot study
Finosh G Thankam, Joseph G Ayoub, Mohamed M Radwan Ahmed, Aleem Siddique, Thomas C Sanchez, Rafael A Peralta, Thomas J Pennington, Devendra K Agrawal, Translational Research, Volume 229, 2021, Pages 38-52, ISSN 1931-5244, 
doi.org/10.1016/j.trsl.2020.08.010.

Molecular imaging of fibroblast activity after myocardial infarction using a 68Ga-labelled fibroblast activation protein inhibitor FAPI-04
Varasteh Z, Mohanta S, Robu S, Braeuer M, Li Y, et. al.
Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine
2019 pp: jnumed.119.226993

Bmi1 inhibitor PTC-209 promotes Chemically-induced Direct Cardiac Reprogramming of cardiac fibroblasts into cardiomyocytes
Gianluca Testa, Michele Russo, Giorgia Di Benedetto, Matteo Barbato, Silvia Parisi, Flora Pirozzi, Carlo Gabriele Tocchetti, Pasquale Abete, Domenico Bonaduce, Tommaso Russo & Fabiana Passaro
Nature, Scientific Reports 10, Article numer: 7129 (2020)

Affinity Proteomics Identifies Novel Functional Modules Related to Adhesion GPCRs
Barbara Knapp, Jens Roedig, Karsten Boldt, Jacek Krzysko, Nicola Horn, Marius Ueffing, Uwe Wolfrum; First published: 22 August 2019; doi: 10.1111/nyas.14220

Biotechnology/Bioengineering

Identification of efficient prokaryotic cell-penetrating peptides with applications in bacterial biotechnology
Lee HM, Ren J, Tran KM, Jeon BM, Park WU, Kim H, Lee KE, Oh Y, Choi M, Kim DS, Na D. Commun Biol. 2021 Feb 15;4(1):205. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-01726-w. PMID: 33589718; PMCID: PMC7884711.

Cas9-expressing chickens and pigs as resources for genome editing in livestock
Rieblinger B, Sid H, Duda D, Bozoglu T, Klinger R, Schlickenrieder A, Lengyel K, Flisikowski K, Flisikowska T, Simm N, Grodziecki A, Perleberg C, Bähr A, Carrier L, Kurome M, Zakhartchenko V, Kessler B, Wolf E, Kettler L, Luksch H, Hagag IT, Wise D, Kaufman J, Kaufer BB, Kupatt C, Schnieke A, Schusser B. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 Mar 9;118(10):e2022562118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2022562118. PMID: 33658378.

Moving Towards Standardized Toxicity Testing Procedures with Particulates by Dietary Exposure of Gammarids
Götz, Astrid & Imhof, Hannes & Geist, Juergen & Beggel, Sebastian. (2021). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 10.1002/etc.4990. 

Using autofluorescence for microplastic detection : Heat treatment increases the autofluorescence of microplastics
Monteleone, Adrian; Brandau, Lena; Schary, Weronika; Wenzel, Folker; Year of publication: 2020; Published in: Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation ; 76 (2020), 4. - pp. 473-493. - IOS Press. - ISSN 1386-0291. - eISSN 1875-8622; Pubmed ID: 33216019; DOI: dx.doi.org/10.3233/CH-209223

High‐throughput evolutionary optimization of the induction medium towards recombinant protein production in BY‐2 tobacco
Jan Sadoch, Monika Pyc, Anna Urbanowicz, Adam Iglewski, Radosław Pilarski; First published: 10 October 2020; doi.org/10.1002/bit.27594

The Collagen-Based Medical Device MD-Tissue Acts as a Mechanical Scaffold Influencing Morpho-Functional Properties of Cultured Human Tenocytes
Randelli, F.; Sartori, P.; Carlomagno, C.; Bedoni, M.; Menon, A.; Vezzoli, E.; Sommariva, M.; Gagliano, N. Cells 2020, 9, 2641. doi.org/10.3390/cells9122641 

Assisting PNA Transport Through Cystic Fibrosis Human Airway Epithelia With Biodegradable Hybrid Lipid-Polymer Nanoparticles
Marika Comegna, Gemma Conte, Andrea Falanga, Maria Marzano, Gustavo Cernera, Antonella Di Lullo, Felice Amato, Nicola Borbone, Stefano D'Errico, Francesca Ungaro, Ivana d'Angelo, Giorgia Oliviero, Giuseppe Castaldo; DOI 10.21203/rs.3.rs-111943/v1

Optical coherence tomography-based tissue dynamics imaging for longitudinal and drug response evaluation of tumor spheroids
Ibrahim Abd El-Sadek, Arata Miyazawa, Larina Tzu-Wei Shen, Shuichi Makita, Shinichi Fukuda, Toshiharu Yamashita, Yuki Oka, Pradipta Mukherjee, Satoshi Matsusaka, Tetsuro Oshika, Hideaki Kano, and Yoshiaki Yasuno
Biomedical Optics Express Vol. 11, Issue 11, pp. 6231-6248 (2020)

Utility of direct 3D co-culture model for chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells on hyaluronan scaffold (Hyaff-11)
Iwona Deszcz, Anna Lis-Nawara, Piotr Grelewski, Szymon Dragan, Julia Bar
Regenerative Biomaterials, rbaa026, Published: 23 August 2020

Screening method to identify hydrogel formulations that facilitate myotube formation from encapsulated primary myoblasts
Dhananjay V. Deshmukh, Nils Pasquero, Gajraj Rathore, Joel Zvick, Ori Bar‐Nur, Jurg Dual, Mark W. Tibbitt
First published: 20 August 2020; doi.org/10.1002/btm2.10181

In Vivo Bioengineering of Fluorescent Conductive Protein-Dye Microfibers
Maria Moros, Francesca Di Maria, Principia Dardano, Giuseppina Tommasini, Hiram Castillo-Michel, Alessandro Kovtun, Mattia Zangoli, Martina Blasio, Luca De Stefano, Angela Tino, Giovanna Barbarella, Claudia Tortiglione; Published April 24, 2020, by ScienctDirect. doi.org/10.1016/j.isci.2020.101022

Performance of mycelial biomass and exopolysaccharide from Malaysian Ganoderma lucidum for the fungivore red hybrid Tilapia (Oreochromis sp.) in Zebrafish embryo
Norhidayah Mohd Taufek, Hanis H.Harith, Muhamad HafizAbd Rahim, Zul lham, Neil Rowan, Wan Abd Al Qadr Imad Wan-Mohtar, Aquaculture Reports, ISSN: 2352-5134, Vol: 17, Page: 100322, 2020

Culture and Differentiation of Human Hair Follicle Dermal Papilla Cells in a Soft 3D Self-Assembling Peptide Scaffold
Betriu, N.; Jarrosson-Moral, C.; Semino, C.E.
Biomolecules 2020, 10, 684.

Transgenesis and web resources in quail
Olivier Serralbo, David Salgado, Nadège Véron, Caitlin Cooper, Marie-Julie Dejardin, Timothy Doran, Jérome Gros, Christophe Marcelle; eLife 2020;9:e56312 doi: 10.7554/eLife.56312

A simple, quick, and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing method for human induced pluripotent stem cells
Geng, B., Choi, K., Wang, S. et al. A simple, quick, and efficient CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing method for human induced pluripotent stem cells. Acta Pharmacol Sin (2020). doi.org/10.1038/s41401-020-0452-0

Biochemistry

Dual Role of a Rubisco Activase in Metabolic Repair and Carboxysome Organization
Mirkko Flecken, Huping Wang, Leonhard Popilka, Ulrich Hartl, Andreas Bracher, Manajit Hayer-Hartl; bioRxiv 2020.05.16.099382; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.16.099382

Pharmacology

Comparative Anti-inflammatory Effect of Curcumin at Air-Liquid Interface and Submerged Conditions using Lipopolysaccharide Stimulated Human Lung Epithelial A549 Cells
Yue Hu, Yunhua Sheng, Xiaoli Ji, Ping Liu, Liming Tang, Gang Chen, Guiliang, Chenbd; published on ScienceDirect, August 2020, doi.org/10.1016/j.pupt.2020.101939

A Novel, Pan-PDE Inhibitor Exerts Anti-Fibrotic Effects in Human Lung Fibroblasts via Inhibition of TGF-β Signaling and Activation of cAMP/PKA Signaling
Wójcik-Pszczoła, K.; Chłoń-Rzepa, G.; Jankowska, A.; Ślusarczyk, M.; Ferdek, P.E.; Kusiak, A.A.; Świerczek, A.; Pociecha, K.; Koczurkiewicz-Adamczyk, P.; Wyska, E.; Pękala, E.; Gosens, R. A Novel, Pan-PDE Inhibitor Exerts Anti-Fibrotic Effects in Human Lung Fibroblasts via Inhibition of TGF-β Signaling and Activation of cAMP/PKA Signaling. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2020, 21, 4008.

Plant research

Regulation of Vacuole Morphology by PIEZO Channels in Spreading Earth Moss
Ivan Radin, Ryan A. Richardson, Ethan R. Weiner, Carlisle S. Bascom, Magdalena Bezanilla, Elizabeth S. Haswell; bioRxiv 2020.08.27.269282; doi: doi.org/10.1101/2020.08.27.269282

An Improved HRPE-Based Transcriptional Output Reporter to Detect Hypoxia and Anoxia in Plant Tissue
Panicucci, G.; Iacopino, S.; De Meo, E.; Perata, P.; Weits, D.A. Biosensors 2020, 10, 197. https://doi.org/10.3390/bios10120197

Utilization of tomato rootstock as a strategy to increase crop performance under suboptimal soil temperatures
Bristow, Steven Tyler; 2020, Electronic Theses and Dissertations [4361]; http://hdl.handle.net/11714/7692

Cell Biology

WDR90 is a centriolar microtubule wall protein important for centriole architecture integrity
Steib E, Laporte MH, Gambarotto D, et al. WDR90 is a centriolar microtubule wall protein important for centriole architecture integrity. Elife. 2020;9:e57205. Published 2020 Sep 18. doi:10.7554/eLife.57205

Toxicology

Use of Zebrafish Embryo Assay to Evaluate Toxicity and Safety of Bioreactor-Grown Exopolysaccharides and Endopolysaccharides from European Ganoderma applanatum Mycelium for Future Aquaculture Applications
Wan-Mohtar WAAQI, Ilham Z, Jamaludin AA, Rowan N. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Feb 7;22(4):1675. doi: 10.3390/ijms22041675. PMID: 33562361; PMCID: PMC7914815.

Ecology

Differences in Homomorphic Sex Chromosomes Are Associated with Population Divergence in Sex Determination in Carinascincus ocellatus (Scincidae: Lygosominae)
Hill P, Shams F, Burridge CP, Wapstra E, Ezaz T. Cells. 2021 Feb 1;10(2):291. doi: 10.3390/cells10020291. PMID: 33535518; PMCID: PMC7912723.