Member Publications

Liver Center Member Publications

Member publications appearing in PubMed December 2018 *

* Liver-related publications only

Feld JJ, Terrault NA, Lin HS, Belle SH, Chung RT, Tsai N, Khalili M, Perrillo R, Cooper SL, Ghany MG, Janssen HLA, Lok AS; Hepatitis B Research Network (HBRN). Entecavir and peginterferon alfa-2a in adults with HBeAg-positive immune tolerant chronic hepatitis B virus infection. Hepatology. 2018 Dec 14. doi: 10.1002/hep.30417. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Fozouni P, Ott M. How cells hush a viral invader. Nature. 2018 Dec;564(7735):193-194. doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-07493-9. PubMed

Huck I, Gunewardena S, Espanol-Suner R, Willenbring H, Apte U. Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor 4 alpha (HNF4α) Activation is Essential for Termination of Liver Regeneration. Hepatology. 2018 Dec 5. doi: 10.1002/hep.30405. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Kobashigawa J, Dadhania D, Bhorade S, Adey D, Berger J, Bhat G, Budev M, Duarte-Rojo A, Dunn M, Hall S, Harhay MN, Johansen KL, Joseph S, Kennedy CC, Kransdorf E, Lentine KL, Lynch RJ, McAdams-DeMarco M, Nagai S, Olymbios M, Patel J, Pinney S, Schaenman J, Segev DL, Shah P, Singer LG, Singer JP, Sonnenday C, Tandon P, Tapper E, Tullius SG, Wilson M, Zamora M, Lai JC. Report from the American Society of Transplantation on Frailty in Solid Organ Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2018 Dec 1. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15198. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Lang JM, Pan C, Cantor RM, Tang WHW, Garcia-Garcia JC, Kurtz I, Hazen SL, Bergeron N, Krauss RM, Lusis AJ. Impact of Individual Traits, Saturated Fat, and Protein Source on the Gut Microbiome. MBio. 2018 Dec 11;9(6). pii: e01604-18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01604-18. PubMed

Lee BP, Vittinghoff E, Hsu C, Han H, Therapondos G, Fix OK, Victor DW, Dronamraju D, Im GY, Voigt MD, Rice JP, Lucey MR, Eswaran S, Chen PH, Li Z, Maddur H, Terrault NA. Predicting Low-Risk for Sustained Alcohol Use After Early Liver Transplant for Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis: The SALT Score. Hepatology. 2018 Dec 18. doi: 10.1002/hep.30478. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Lei D, Yu Y, Kuang YL, Liu J, Krauss RM, Ren G. Single-molecule 3D imaging of human plasma intermediate-density lipoproteins reveals a polyhedral structure. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Biol Lipids. 2018 Dec 14;1864(3):260-270. doi: 10.1016/j.bbalip.2018.12.004. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Maher JJ. Macrophages Steal STING From the Infectious Disease Playbook to Promote Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Gastroenterology. 2018 Dec;155(6):1687-1688. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.11.009. Epub 2018 Nov 9. PubMed

Mehta N, Dodge JL, Roberts JP, Hirose R, Yao FY. Alpha-fetoprotein Decrease from >1000 to <500 ng/ml in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma Leads to Improved Post-Transplant Outcomes. Hepatology. 2018 Dec 13. doi:10.1002/hep.30413. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Perito ER, Bucuvalas J, Lai JC. Functional status at listing predicts waitlist and post-transplant mortality in pediatric liver transplant candidates. Am J Transplant. 2018 Dec 1. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15203. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Shaked A, DesMarais MR, Kopetskie H, Feng S, Punch JD, Levitsky J, Reyes J, Klintmalm GB, Demetris AJ, Burrell BE, Priore A, Bridges ND, Sayre PH. Outcomes of immunosuppression minimization and withdrawal early after liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2018 Dec 1. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15205. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Sharpton SR, Terrault NA. Prior Bariatric Surgery in Liver Transplant Candidates: Unforeseen Consequences? Liver Transpl. 2018 Dec 26. doi: 10.1002/lt.25401. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Sharpton SR, Terrault NA, Posselt AM. Outcomes of Sleeve Gastrectomy in Obese Liver Transplant Candidates. Liver Transpl. 2018 Dec 27. doi: 10.1002/lt.25406. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Vergara C, Thio CL, Johnson E, Kral AH, O'Brien TR, Goedert JJ, Mangia A, Piazzolla V, Mehta SH, Kirk GD, Kim AY, Lauer GM, Chung RT, Cox AL, Peters MG, Khakoo SI, Alric L, Cramp ME, Donfield SM, Edlin BR, Busch MP, Alexander G, Rosen HR, Murphy EL, Latanich R, Wojcik GL, Taub MA, Valencia A, Thomas DL, Duggal P. Multi-Ancestry Genome-Wide Association Study of Spontaneous Clearance of Hepatitis C Virus. Gastroenterology. 2018 Dec 26. pii: S0016-5085(18)35421-0. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.12.014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Wang Z, Bergeron N, Levison BS, Li XS, Chiu S, Jia X, Koeth RA, Li L, Wu Y, Tang WHW, Krauss RM, Hazen SL. Impact of chronic dietary red meat, white meat, or non-meat protein on trimethylamine N-oxide metabolism and renal excretion in healthy men and women. Eur Heart J. 2018 Dec 10. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy799. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed