Selected Publications

  • The importance of detailed epigenomic profiling of different cell types within organs. Stueve RT, Marconett CN, Zhou B, Borok Z, and Laird-Offringa IA. Epigenetics, 8:817-29, 2016. doi: 10.2217/epi-2016-0005. [PMCID:5066118]
  • Knockout mice reveal a major role for alveolar epithelial type I cells in alveolar fluid clearance. Flodby P, Kim YH, Beard LL, Gao D, Ji Y, Kage H, Liebler JM, Minoo P, Kim KJ, Borok Z*, and Crandall ED*. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 55: 395-406, 2016 (*contributed equally to the manuscript). doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2016-0005OC. [PMCID: 5023030]
  • Pleiotropic analysis of lung cancer and blood triglycerides. Zuber V, Marconett CN, Shi J, Hua X, Wheeler W, Yang C, Song L, Dale AM, Laplana M, Risch A, Witoelar A, Thompson WK, Schork AJ, Bettella F, Wang Y, Djurovic S, Zhou B, Borok Z, van der Heijden HFM, de Graaf J, Swinkels D, Aben KK, McKay J, Hung RJ, Bikeb√∂ller H, Stevens VL, Albanes D, Caporaso NE, Han Y, Wei Y, Panadero MA, Mayordomo JI, Christiani DC, Kiemeney L, Andreassen OA, Houlston R, Amos CI, Chatterjee N, Laird-Offringa IA, Mills IG, Landi MT. J Natl Cancer Inst 108, 2016. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw167. [PMCID: 5241892]

  • IL-1R1-MyD88 axis elicits papain-induced lung inflammation. Agoro R, Piotet-Morin J, Palomo J, Michaudel C, Vigne S, Maillet I, Chenuet P, Guillou N, Le Berichel J, Kisielow M, Flodb P, Borok Z, Crandall ED, Le Bert M, Quesniaux V, Muller M, Di Padova F, Ryffel B, Gabay C, Couturier-Maillard A. Eur J Immunol 46: 2531-2541, 2016. doi: 10.1002/eji.201646366. [PMC: 27569535]
  • Cross-species transcriptome profiling identifies new alveolar epithelial type I cell-specific genes. Marconett CN, Zhou B, Sunohara M, Pouldar TM, Wang H, Liu Y, Rieger ME, Tran E, Flodby P, Siegmund KD, Crandall ED, Laird-Offringa IA, Borok Z. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 56: 310-321, 2017. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2016-0071OC.[PMCID:5359537]
  • Region-specific role for Pten in maintenance of epithelial phenotype integrity following acute lung injury. Flodby P, Liebler JM, Ran D, Farin A, Krishnaveni MS, Banfalvi A, Li M, Stripp B, Zhou B, Crandall ED, Minoo P, and Borok Z. Am J Physiol Lung Cell and Mol Physiol. 312: L131-L142, 2017. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00005.2015. [PMCID:5283927]