Mechanisms of itch evoked by beta-alanine.

Liu Q, Sikand P, Ma C, Tang Z, Han L, Li Z, Sun S, LaMotte R, and Dong X. The Journal of Neuroscience. 2012; 32(42):14532-7. 

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Tonic Inhibition of TRPV3 by Mg2+ in Mouse Epidermal Keratinocytes.

Luo J, Stewart R, Berdeaux R, and Hu H (2012). Tonic Inhibition of TRPV3 by Mg2+ in Mouse Epidermal Keratinocytes. J Invest Dermatol 132(9): 2158-2165. PMID: 22622423      

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Progressive activation of T(H)2/T(H)22 cytokines and selective epidermal proteins characterizes acute and chronic atopic dermatitis.

Gittler, J.K., Shemer, A., Suarez-Farinas, M., Fuentes-Duculan, J., Gulewicz, K.J., Wang, C.Q.F., Mitsui, H., Cardinale, I., de Guzman Strong, C., Krueger, J.G., Guttman-Yassky, E.  (2012) Progressive Activation of Th2/Th22 characterizes…

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CaMKII is Essential for the Function of the Enteric Nervous System.

Gao N*, Luo J*, Uray K, Wang G, Wang X, Xia Y, Wood JD, and Hu H (2012). CaMKII is Essential for the Function of the Enteric Nervous System. PLoS…

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TLR3 deficiency impairs spinal cord synaptic transmission, central sensitization, and pruritus in mice.

Liu T, Berta T, Xu ZZ, Park CK, Zhang L, Lü N, Liu Q, et al. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2012; 122(6):2195-207. 

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Commensal bacteria-derived signals regulate basophil hematopoiesis and allergic inflammation.

Hill DA, Siracusa MC, Abt MA, Kim BS, Kobuley D, Kubo M, Kambayashi T, LaRosa DF, Renner ED, Orange JS, Bushman FD, Artis D, Commensal bacteria-derived signals regulate basophil hematopoiesis…

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Cutaneous toxic effects associated with vemurafenib and inhibition of the BRAF pathway.

Huang V, Hepper D, Anadkat M, Cornelius LA. Cutaneous toxic effects associated with vemurafenib and inhibition of the BRAF pathway.  Arch Dermatol 2012; 148:628-633

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Preparing the next generation in academic medicine: recruiting and retaining the best.

de Guzman Strong, C. and Cornelius, L.A.  (2012) Preparing the next generation in academic medicine: recruiting and retaining the best.  Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 132(3 Pt2):1018-25.  PMID: 22330268.

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The transcription factor, Lmx1b, promotes a neuronal glutamate phenotype and suppresses a GABA one in the embryonic trigeminal brainstem complex.

Xiang CX, Zhang KH, Johnson R.L., Jacquin M.F. and Chen ZF. The transcription factor, Lmx1b, promotes a neuronal glutamate phenotype and suppresses a GABA one in the embryonic trigeminal…

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