Research Affairs

Timothy Broderick, M.D., Associate Dean

Medical Student Journal Club 2010-11

WSU medical students launched a new Journal Club in October 2010. Journal articles hosted on this site require WSU authentication. For more information about the Club, contact Paul Blair (




October 27, 2010
140 White Hall conference room

Beyer et al 2010 [HTML | PDF]
12 myths about HIV/AIDS and people who use drugs.
The Lancet, Volume 376, Issue 9737, Pages 208 - 211, 24 July 2010

Feng et al 2004 [PDF]
Molecular Mechanism of AHSP-Mediated Stabilization of !-Hemoglobin.
Cell, Vol. 119, 629–640, November 24, 2004
[Presented by Riyad Tayim M1]

Novenber 18, 2010
140 White Hall conference room

Bethell et al 2010 [PDF]
National, State, and Local Disparities in Childhood Obesity
Health Affairs. 29, No. 3 (2010): 347–356
[Presented by Meaghan Ebetino M3]


Lemaire et al 2000 [PDF]
Prenatal stress produces learning deficits associated with an inhibition of neurogenesis in the hippocampus.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2000 Sep 26;97(20):11032-7.
[Presented by Ashleigh Welko M2]

December 8, 2010
140 White Hall conference room

Kantof et al 2010 [PDF]
Sipuleucel-T Immunotherapy for Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
N Engl J Med. 2010 Jul 29;363(5):411-22
[Presented by Robbie Beaulieu M1 and Volodymyr Karpa M1]

Tozan et al 2010 [PDF]
Prereferral rectal artesunate for treatment of severe childhood malaria: a cost-eff ectiveness analysis
The Lancet, Early Online Publication, 30 November 2010
[Presented by Paul Blair M2]

February 3, 2011
140 White Hall conference room

este_&_cihlar_2010 [HTML | PDF]
Esté, J. A., & Cihlar, T. (2010). Current status and challenges of antiretroviral research and therapy. Antiviral Research, 85(1), 25-33.
[Presented by Prakash Arumugam M1]

song_et_al_2011 [HTML | PDF]
Song MS, Carracedo A, Salmena L, Song SJ, Egia A, Malumbres M, Pandolfi PP. Nuclear PTEN regulates the APC-CDH1 tumor-suppressive complex in a phosphatase-independent manner. Cell. 2011 1/21;144(2):187-99.
[Presented by Sridevi Ramalingam M2]

March 31, 2011
260 White Hall

deo_et_al_2010 | PDF | HTML
[Presented by Elise Kwizera and Riyad Tayim M1]

sears_et_al_2003 | PDF | HTML
[Presented by Cathy Ulman and Vlad Karpa M1]

April 27, 2011
140 White Hall

Wang et al. 2011 | PDF
Gut flora metabolism of phosphatidylcholine promotes cardiovascular disease. Nature. vol 472, p 57-63. 2011.
[Presented by Lucy Shi and Vlad Karpa M1]

Victor et al. 2011 | PDF
Effectiveness of a Barber-based intervention for improving hypertension control in black men. Archives of Internal Medicine. vol 117, p 342-350. 2011.
[Presented by Paul Blair M2]

May 18, 2011
260 White Hall

Hang et al. 2010 | PDF
Heligmosomoides polygyrus Infection can inhibit colitis through direct interaction with innate immunity. J Immunol 2010;185;3184-3189.
[Presented by Liz Markus and Niyati Bondale MS1]

Hoerauf 2010 | PDF
Microflora, Helminths, and the Immune System - Who Controls Whom? N Engl J Med  2010; 363:1476-1478.
[Presented by Robbie Beaulieu MS1]