1. RSRC1 mutation affects intellect and behaviour through aberrant splicing and transcription, downregulating IGFBP3. Perez Y, Menascu S, Cohen I, Kadir R, Basha O, Shorer Z, Romi H, Meiri  Rabinski T, Ofir R, Yeger-Lotem E, Birk OS. Brain. 2018 Mar 7. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy045. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 29522154
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  3. Periostin in cardiovascular disease and development: a tale of two distinct roles. Landry NM, Cohen S, Dixon IM. Basic Res Cardiol. 2018, 113(1):1. doi: 10.1007/s00395-017-0659-5.
  4. Prominent differences in left ventricular performance and myocardial properties between right ventricular and left ventricular-based pacing modes in rats. Mulla W, Etzion S, Elyagon S, Gillis R, Murninkas M, Konstantino Y, Mannhardt I, Eschenhagen T, Liel-Cohen N & Etzion Y, Sci. Rep. 2017 Jul 19;7(1):5931. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-06197-w.
  5. Mapping Whole-Transcriptome Splicing in Mouse Hematopoietic Stem Cells.
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  6. A Differentiation Transcription Factor Establishes Muscle-Specific Proteostasis in Caenorhabditis elegans. Bar-Lavan Y, Shemesh N, Dror S, Ofir R, Yeger Lotem E, Ben-Zvi A. PLoS Genet. 2016 Dec 30;12(12).
  7. TGF-β affinity-bound to a macroporous alginate scaffold generates local and peripheral immunotolerant responses and improves allocell transplantation.
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  8. Feasibility of Leadless Cardiac Pacing Using Injectable Magnetic Microparticles. Rotenberg MY, Gabay H, Etzion Y, Cohen S. Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 19;6:24635. doi: 10.1038/srep24635.
  9. Spontaneous Coassembly of Biologically Active Nanoparticles via Affinity Binding of Heparin-Binding Proteins to Alginate-Sulfate.   Ruvinov E, Freeman I, Fredo R, Cohen S. Nano Lett. 2016 Feb 10;16(2):883-8.
  10. PLEKHM2 mutation leads to abnormal localization of lysosomes, impaired autophagy flux and associates with recessive dilated cardiomyopathy and left ventricular noncompaction. Muhammad E, Levitas A, Singh SR, Braiman A, Ofir R, Etzion S, Sheffield VC, Etzion Y, Carrier L, Parvari R. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Dec 20;24(25):7227-40.
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  12. Alginate biomaterial for the treatment of myocardial infarction: Progress, translational strategies, and clinical outlook: From ocean algae to patient bedside. Ruvinov E, Cohen S. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2016 Jan 15;96:54-76.