The physicians and scientists in the Department of Medicine are continuously making discoveries and providing insights that have a significant impact on science, medicine and, ultimately, people’ lives. Their research and medical expertise are recognized in prestigious academic journals as well as the mainstream press and social media outlets. The Department of Medicine has multiple platforms to highlight and share their medical breakthroughs, advice and recommendations.

Please read some of DOM’s latest academic research publications:

Reassessing the safety concerns of utilizing blood donations from patients with hemochromatosis, by Adam Winter, MD, Douglas Tremblay, MD, John Mascarenhas, MD, Thomas Schiano, MD et al, in Hepatology

Long-term Outcomes of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors, by Weiwei Chi, MD, Richard Warner, MD, Juan Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH, Michelle K. Kim, MD, PhD, in Pancreas

Practices, attitudes, and knowledge about Crohn’s disease and smoking cessation among gastroenterologists, by Benjamin Nulsen, MD, Bruce Sands, MD, MS, Brijen Shah, MD, and Ryan Ungaro, MD, in European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Well differentiated grade 3 pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors compared with related neoplasms: A morphologic study, by Keith Sigel, MD, et al, Cancer Cytopathology

Allergen and Epitope Targets of Mouse-Specific T Cell Responses in Allergy and Asthma, by Paula J. Busse, MD, et al, Frontiers in Immunology

Single-cell profiling of peanut-responsive T cells in patients with peanut allergy reveals heterogeneous effector TH2 subsets,  Miriam Merad, MD, PhD, et al, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Histological assessment of the liver explant in transplanted hepatitis C virus patients achieving sustained virological response with direct-acting antiviral agents, by Thomas Schiano, MD, et al, Histopathology

A case of late-onset cytomegalovirus myocarditis in an orthotopic heart transplant recipient; case report and review of the literature, by Ruben Mylvaganam, MD, Alison Glaser, MD, Noah Moss, MD and Meena Rana, MD, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease

Genomic analysis revealed new oncogenic signatures in TP53-mutant hepatocellular carcinoma, Yujin Hoshida, MD, PhD, Frontiers in Genetics

Location-Specific Oral Microbiome Possesses Features Associated With CKD, Steven Coca, DO and Girish N. Nadkarni, MD, et al, Kidney International Reports

Low Serum IgE Is a Sensitive and Specific Marker for Common Variable Immunodeficiency (CVID), by Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles, MD, PhD, et al, Journal of Clinical Immunology

Increased podocyte Sirtuin-1 function attenuates diabetic kidney injury, by Peter Chuang, MD, Cijiang He, MD, PhD, Kidney International

Tuberculosis after liver transplantation in a large center in New York City: QuantiFERON®-TB Gold-based pre-transplant screening performance and active tuberculosis post-transplant, by Keith Sigel, MD, Shrish Huprikar, MD, and Meena Rana, MD, et al, Transplant Infectious Disease

Cough Due to TB and Other Chronic Infections: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report by Sidney Braman, MD, et al, Chest

Epigenetic modulation of inflammation and synaptic plasticity promotes resilience against stress in mice, by Miriam Merad, MD, PhD, et al, Nature Communications

The impact of donor liver allograft fibrosis on patients undergoing liver transplantation, by Thomas Schiano, MD, et al, Clinical Transplantation

Hippo pathway deficiency and recovery from heart failure after myocardial infarction: potential implications for kidney disease, by Kristen Meliambro, MD, Kirk Campbell, MD, Kidney International

The Impact of Partnership Status on Diabetes Control and Self-Management Behaviors, by Juan Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH, Lindsay Haines, MD, Natalie Coppa, BA, et al, Health Education & Behavior

Review Article: predictors of response to vedolizumab and ustekinumab in inflammatory bowel disease, by JF Colombel, MD, Ryan Ungaro, MD, et al, Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Recommendations for Management of Endemic Diseases and Travel Medicine in Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients and Donors: Latin America (Review), by Shirish Huprikar, MD et al, Transplantation

Alterations of HIV-1 envelope phenotype and antibody-mediated neutralization by signal peptide mutations, by Chitra Upadhyay, PhD, Roya Feyzezhad, Susan Zolla-Pazner, PhD, Caterina Hioe, PhD, et al, PLoS Pathogens

Bisphenol A Promotes Hyperuricemia via Activating Xanthine Oxidase, by John Cijiang He, MD, PhD, et al, The FASEB Journal

A Roadmap for Research on Resident Well-Being by Jonathan Ripp, MD, et al, American Journal of Medicine

Case Report: Induced Lactation in a Transgender Woman, Tamar Reisman, MD and Zil Goldstein, MSN, in Transgender Health

Tofacitinib in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis: Health-Related Quality of Life in Phase 3 Randomised Controlled Induction and Maintenance Studies Bruce E Sands, MD, and others in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

The gut microbiota, bile acids and their correlation in primary sclerosing cholangitis associated with inflammatory bowel disease, Jean-Frederic Colombel, MD, Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, and others, in United European Gastroenterology Journal

A Neoantigen Fitness Model Predicts Tumour Response To Checkpoint Blockade Immunotherapy Benjamin D. Greenbaum, MD, Assistant Professor, Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Pathology, Oncological Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Alexander Solovyov, MD, Assistant Professor, Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in Nature

Genetics: Towards β-cell regeneration Andrew Stewart, MD, Director of the Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine in Nature Reviews

Inhibiting Plasma Kallikrein for Hereditary Angioedema Prophylaxis Paula Busse, MD,  Associate Professor of Clinical Immunology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New England Journal of Medicine.

Commensal bacteria make GPCR ligands that mimic human signalling molecules Louis Cohen, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology in Nature

Identification of the Colicin V Bacteriocin Gene Cluster by Functional Screening of a Human Microbiome Metagenomic Library Louis Cohen, MD, Assistant Professor in ACS Infectious Diseases.

Biopsy transcriptome expression profiling to identify kidney transplants at risk of chronic injury: a multicentre, prospective study Barbara Murphy, MD, in The Lancet.

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