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Food restriction followed by refeeding with a casein- or whey-based diet differentially affects the gut microbiota of pre-pubertal male rats. Majdi Masarwi, Hadas Isaac Solnik, Moshe Phillip, Sima Yaron, Raanan Shamir, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, and Galia Gat-Yablonski. J Nutr Biochem. 14;51:27-39. doi: 10.1016/j.jnutbio.2017.08.014, 2017(Abstract)(Full Text)


Beta palmitate improves bone length and quality during catch-up growth in young rats. Meytal Bar-Maisels, Yankel Gabet, Raanan Shamir, Sahar Hiram-Bab, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Moshe Phillip, Fabiana Bar-Yosheph, Galia Gat-Yablonski. Nutrients, 9(7): 764; doi:10.3390/nu9070764, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Transcriptome profiling of mouse colonic eosinophils reveals a key role for eosinophils in the induction of s100a8 and s100a9 in mucosal healing. Reichman Hadar, Moshkovits Itay, Itan Michal, Pasmanik-Chor Metsada, Vogl Thomas, Roth Johannes & Munitz Ariel. Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 7117, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07738-z, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


CD300f:IL-5 cross-talk inhibits adipose tissue eosinophil homing and subsequent IL-4 production. Rozenberg P, Reichman H, Zab-Bar I, Itan M, Pasmanik-Chor M, Bouffi C, Qimron U, Bachelet I, Fulkerson PC, Rothenberg ME, Munitz A. Sci Rep. 19;7(1):5922. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-06397-4, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


ANGPTL4 Promotes the Progression of Cutaneous Melanoma to Brain Metastasis. Sivan Izraely, Shlomit Ben-Menachem, Orit Sagi-Assif, Tsipi Meshel, Diego M. Marzese, Shuichi Ohe, Inna Zubrilov, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Dave S.B. Hoon, Isaac P. Witz. Oncotarget, 8:75778-75796. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.19018. 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text).


Unique Cellular Interactions between Pancreatic Cancer Cells and the Omentum. Valerya Feygenzon, Shelly Loewenstein, Nir Lubezky, Metsada Pasmanic-Chor, Osnat Sher,  Joseph M Klausner, Guy Lahat. PLoS One20;12(6):e0179862. doi: 10.1371, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Ly6Chi monocytes and their macrophage descendants regulate neutrophil function and clearance in acetaminophen-induced liver injury. Nadine Graubardt, Milena Vugman, Odelia Mouhadeb, Gabriele Caliari, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Debby Reuveni, Ehud Zigmond, Eli Brazowski, Eyal David, Louise Chappell-Maor, Steffen Jung, Chen Varol. Frontiers in Immunology, section Molecular Innate Immunity,, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Differential gene expression and transport functionality in the bundle sheath versus mesophyll – a potential role in leaf mineral homeostasis. Noa Wigoda, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Tianyuan Yang, Ling Yu, Menachem Moshelion, Nava Moran. J Exp Bot.  erx067.  DOI:, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


ALS Along the Axons – Expression of Coding and Noncoding RNA Differs in Axons of ALS models. Rotem N., Magen I., Ionescu A., Gershoni-Emek N., Altman T., Gradus T., Pasmanik-Chor M., Willis DE., Ben-Dov IZ., Horenstein E., Perlson E. Sci. Rep. 7:44500, doi:10.1038/srep44500, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) receptor deficiency leads to impaired BM hematopoiesis. Fernanda Dana Mantelmacher, Sigal Fishman, Keren Cohen, Metsada Pasmanik Chor, Yuichiro Yamada, Isabel Zvibel, Chen Varol. The Journal of Immunology [Epub ahead of print], 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Premature Primary Tooth Eruption in Cognitive/Motor Delayed ADNP-Mutated Children. I. Gozes, A. Van Dijck, G. Hacohen Kleiman, I. Grigg, G. Karmon, E. Giladi, M. Eger, Y. Gabet, M. Pasmanik-Chor, E. Cappuyns, O. Elpeleg, R.F. Kooy, S. Bedrosian Sermone. Translational Psychiatry, 7(2):e1043, 2017. (Abstract)(Full Text)




Tumor macrophages are pivotal constructors of tumor collagenous matrix​. Ran AfikEhud ZigmondMilena VugmanMordehay KlepfishElee ShimshoniMetsada Pasmanik-Chor, Anjana ShenoyElad BassatZamir HalpernTamar GeigerIrit SagiChen Varol.  Exp. Med.17; 213(11): 2315-2331, 2016. (Abstract) (Full Text)

An allosteric disulfide bond is involved in enhanced activation of factor XI by protein disulfide isomerase. Zucker M, Seligsohn U, Yeheskel A, Mor-Cohen R. J Thromb Haemost.  14; 2202-2211, 2016. (Abstract)(Full Text)


MicroRNAs Expression in the Ileal Pouch of Patients with Ulcerative Colitis Is Robustly Up-Regulated and Correlates with Disease Phenotypes. Ben-Shachar SYanai HSherman Horev HElad HBaram LIssakov OTulchinsky HPasmanik-Chor MShomron NDotan I. PLoS One. Aug 18;11 (8):e0159956. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone. 0159956, 2016 (Abstract) (Full Text)


RGS2 expression predicts amyloid-β sensitivity, MCI and Alzheimer’s disease: genome-wide transcriptomic profiling and bioinformatics data mining. Adva Hadar, Elena Milanesi, Alessio Squassina, Paola Niola, Caterina Chillotti, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Orly Yaron, Pavel Martásek, Moshe Rehavi, Daphna Weisglass-Volkov, Noam Shomron, Illana Gozes and David Gurwitz. Translational Psychiatry, 6(10):e909. doi: 10.1038/tp.2016.179, 2016. (Abstract) (Full text)

A PARP1-ERK2 synergism is required for the induction of LTP.  Visochek L, Grigoryan G, Kalal A, Milshtein-Parush H, Gazit N, Slutsky I, Yeheskel A, Shainberg A, Castiel A, Seger R, Langelier MF, Dantzer F, Pascal JM, Segal M, Cohen-Armon M. Nature Scientific Reports, 2016. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Identification of signaling pathways associated with cancer protection in Laron syndromeLena Lapkina, Itai Rotem, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, David Gurwitz, Rive Sarfstein, Zvi Laron and Haim Werner. Endocrine-Related Cancer, pii: ERC-16-0054, 2016. (Abstract) (Full Text


Fluid consumption and taste novelty determines transcription temporal dynamics in the gustatory cortex. Inberg S., Jacob E., Elkobi A., Edry E., Rappaport A., Simpson TI., Armstrong JD., Shomron N., Pasmanik-Chor M., Rosenblum K. Molecular Brain, 9: 13, 2016. (Abstract)(Full Text)


First trimester human placenta prevents breast cancer cell attachment to the matrix: the role of extracellular matrix. Epstein Shochet G, Drucker L, Pomeranz M, Fishman A, Pasmanik-Chor M, Tartakover-Matalon S, Lishner M. Molecular Carcinogenesis, doi: 10.1002/mc.22473. [Epub ahead of print], 2016. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Intercellular transfer of small RNAs from astrocytes to lung tumor cells induces resistance to chemotherapy. Assaf Menachem, Victoria Makovski, Or Bodner, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Reuven Stein, Noam Shomron and Yoel KloogOncotarget, doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.7273. [Epub ahead of print], 2016. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Sexual Divergence in Microtubule Function: The Novel Intranasal Microtubule Targeting SKIP Normalizes Axonal Transport and Enhances Memory. Noy Amram, Gal Hacohen-Kleiman, Shlomo Sragovich, Anna Malishkevich, Jeny Katz, Olga Touloumi, Roza Lagoudaki, Nikolaos C. Grigoriadis, Eliezer Giladi, Adva YeheskelMetsada Pasmanik-Chor, Yan Jouroukhin and Illana Gozes. Molecular Psychiatrydoi: 10.1038/mp.2015.2082016. (Abstract)(Full Text)


Maternal Diet Enriched with α-Linolenic or Saturated Fatty Acids Differentially Regulates Gene Expression in the Liver of Mouse Offspring. Alicia Leikin-Frenkel, Limor Shomonov-Wagner, Ana Juknat, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor. Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, 8:185–194, 2016. (Abstract)(Full Text)




A flow cytometry-based reporter assay identifies macrolide antibiotics as nonsense mutation read-through agents. Caspi M, Firsow A, Rajkumar R, Skalka N, Moshkovitz I, Munitz A, Pasmanik-Chor M, Greif H, Megido D, Kariv R, Rosenberg DW, Rosin-Arbesfeld R.J Mol Med (Berl), 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)

Risperidone and NAP protect cognition and normalize gene expression in a schizophrenia mouse model. Vaisburd S, Shemer Z, Yeheskel A, Giladi E, Gozes I. Sci Rep. 10; 5: 16300, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


BRCA1/2 mutations perturb telomere biology: characterization of structural and functional abnormalities in vitro and in vivo. Orit Uziel, Rinat Yerushalmi, Lital Zuriano, Shaden Naser, Einat Beery, Jardena Nordenberg, Ido Lubin, Yonatan Adel, Daniel Shepshelovich, Hagai Yavin, Shlomit Pery, Shulamit Rizel, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Dan Frumkin and Meir Lahav. Oncotarget, Oct 16. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.5693, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Expression of Quinone Reductase-2 in the Cortex is a Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor-Dependent Memory Consolidation Constraint. Akiva Rappaport, Eyal Jacob, Vijendra Sharma, Sharon Inberg, Alina Elkobi, Hadile Ounallah-Saad, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Efrat Edry, and Kobi Rosenblum.  25 November 2015, 35(47): 15568-15581, Journal of Neuroscience 35: 15568-15581, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Tumor Suppressor Activity of Klotho in Breast Cancer is Revealed by Structure-function Analysis. Ligumsky H, Rubinek T, Merenbakh-Lamin K, Yeheskel A, Sertchook R, Shahmoon S, Aviel-Ronen S, Wolf I. Mol Cancer Res. 13(10):1398-407, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


A protective role for IL-13 receptor |[alpha]| 1 in bleomycin-induced pulmonary injury and repair. D Karo-Atar, A Bordowitz, O Wand, M Pasmanik-Chor, I E Fernandez, M Itan, R Frenkel, D R Herbert, F D Finkelman, O Eickelberg & A Munitz. Mucosal Immunology advance online publication, 2015. doi:10.1038/mi.2015.56, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Inhibition of ZEB1 expression induces redifferentiation of adult human beta cells expanded in vitro. Elad Sintov, Gili Nathan, Sarah Knoller, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Holger A. Russ & Shimon Efrat. Nature Sci. Rep. 5, 13024; doi: 10.1038/srep13024, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


MicroRNAs of the RPE are essential for RPE differentiation and photoreceptor maturation. Reut Ohana, Benjamin Weiman-Kelman, Shaul Raviv, Ernst R Tamm, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Ariel Rinon, Devir Netanely, Ron Shamir, Arie S Salomon, and Ruth Ashery-Padan, Development: 142(14):2487-98, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


The myelin proteolipid Plasmolipin, forms oligomers and induces liquid ordered membranes in the Golgi apparatus. Yakey Yaffe, Ilan Hagger, Inbar Nevo Yassaf, Jeanne Shepshelovitch, Ella H Sklan, Yechiel Elkabetz, Adva Yeheskel, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Carola Benzing, Alexander Macmillan, Katharina Gaus, Yael Eshed-Eisenbach, Elior Peles, and Koret Hirschberg., Journal of Cell Science: 1;128(13):2293-302, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


RBM28, a protein deficient in ANE syndrome, regulates hair follicle growth via miR-203 and p63. Emily Warshauer, Liat Samuelov, Ofer Sarig, Dan Vodo, Albrecht Bindereif, Moien Kanaan, Uri Gat, Dana Fuchs-Telem, Noam Shomron, Luba Farberov, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Gil Nardini, Eyal Winkler, Benjamin Meilik, Isabelle Petit, Daniel Aberdam, Ralf Paus, Eli Sprecher, Janna Nousbeck. Experimental Dermatology, 24: 618–622, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Homozygous MED25 Mutation Implicated in Eye-Intellectual Disability Syndrome. Lina Basel-Vanagaite, Pola Smirin-Yosef, Jenna Lee Essakow, Shay Tzur, Irina Lagovsky, Idit Maya, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adva Yeheskel, Osnat Konen, Naama Orenstein, Monika Weisz Hubshman, Valerie Drasinover, Nurit Magal, Gaby Peretz Amit, Yael Zalzstein, Avraham Zeharia, Mordechai Shohat, Didier Monté, Mali Salmon-Divon, Doron M. Behar. Human Genetics: 134(6):577-87, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Vemurafenib resistance selects for highly malignant brain and lung-metastasizing melanoma cells. Zubrilov I, Sagi-Assif O, Izraely S, Meshel T, Ben-Menahem S, Ginat R, Pasmanik-Chor M, Nahmias C, Couraud PO, Hoon DS, Witz IP. Cancer Lett. 28; 361(1):86-96, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Restoration of miR-424 suppresses BCR–ABL activity and sensitizes CML cells to imatinib treatment. Oshrat Hershkovitz-Rokah, Shira Modai, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Amos Toren, Noam Shomron, Pia Raanani, Ofer Shpilberg, Galit Granot. Cancer Letters 360(2): 245–256, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


First trimester human placental factors induce breast cancer cell autophagy. Epstein Shochet Gali, Tartakover Matalon Shelly, Drucker Liat, Pasmanik-Chor Metsada, Pomeranz Meir, Fishman Ami, Lishner Michael. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 149(3): 645-54, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


MiR-30e induces apoptosis and sensitizes K562 cells to imatinib treatment via regulation of the BCR-ABL protein. Hershkovitz-Rokah O, Modai S, Pasmanik-Chor M, Toren A, Shomron N, Raanani P, Shpilberg O, Granot G., Cancer Lett. 356(2 Pt B): 597-605, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)


EIF4E and EIF4GI have distinct and differential imprints on multiple myeloma's proteome and signaling. Oshrat Attar-Schneider, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Shelly Tartakover-Matalon, Liat Drucker and Michael Lishner. Oncotarget, 6(6): 4315-4329, 2015. (Abstract) (Full Text)




Placenta-breast cancer cell interactions promote cancer cell epithelial mesenchymal transition via TGFβ/JNK pathway. Epstein Shochet G, Tartakover-Matalon S, Drucker L, Pasmanik-Chor M, Pomeranz M, Fishman A, Lishner M., Clin Exp Metastasis 31(8):961-75, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


MicroRNA profiling reveals opposing expression patterns for miR-511 in alternatively and classically activated macrophages. Karo-Atar D, Itan M, Pasmanik-Chor M, Munitz A., J Asthma 18:1-9, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Activity-Dependent Neuroprotective Protein (ADNP): A Case Study for Highly Conserved Chordata-Specific Genes Shaping the Brain and Mutated in Cancer. Gozes I, Yeheskel A, Pasmanik-Chor M, J Alzheimers Dis. 1;45(1):57-73, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition (EMT) in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN) is Associated with High Tumor Grade and Adverse Outcomes. Guy Lahat, Nir Lubezky, Shelly Loewenstein, Eran Nizri, Sarah Gan, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Luciile Hayman, Eli Barazowsky, Menahem Ben-Haim, Joseph M. Klausner., Ann Surg Oncol. Suppl 4:S750-72014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Gene expression alterations in ulcerative colitis patients after restorative proctocolectomy extend to the small bowel proximal to the pouch. Henit Yanai, Shay Ben-Shachar, Liran Baram, Hofit Elad, Gilad Gitstein, Eli Brazowski, Hagit Tulchinsky, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Iris Dotan. Gut, doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2014-307387, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Infiltrating monocyte-derived macrophages and resident kupffer cells display different ontogeny and functions in acute liver injury. Ehud Zigmond, Shany Samia-Grinberg, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Eli Brazowski, Oren Shibolet, Zamir Halpern and Chen Varol. Journal of Immunology 193(1): 344-353, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Structural and mechanistic insight into alkane hydroxylation by Pseudomonas putida AlkB.. Alonso H, Kleifeld O, Yeheskel A, Ong PC, Liu YC, Stok JE, De Voss JJ, Roujeinikova A. Biochem J. 460(2):283-93, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Hierarchical Partitioning of Metazoan Protein Conservation Profiles Provides New Functional Insights. Jonathan Witztum, Erez Persi, David Horn, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Benny Chor. PLOS one 9(3):e90282, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Association between variants of 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 3C (HTR3C) and chemotherapy-induced symptoms in women receiving adjuvant treatment for breast cancer. Pud D, Har-Zahav G, Laitman Y, Rubinek T, Yeheskel A, Ben-Ami S, Kaufman B, Friedman E, Symon Z, Wolf I. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 144(1):123-31, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Isp7 is a novel regulator of amino acid uptake in the TOR signaling pathway. Dana Laor, Adi Cohen, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Martin Kupiec and Ronit Weisman. Mol Cell Biol. 34(5):794-806, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


HeatMapViewer: interactive display of 2D data in biology. Guy Yachdav, Maximilian Hecht, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adva Yeheskel, Burkhard Rost. F1000Research, 3:48 (doi: 10.12688/f1000research.3-48.v1), 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Vitamin D manipulates miR-181c, miR-20b and miR-15a in human umbilical vein endothelial cells exposed to a diabetic-like environment. Tali Zitman-Gal, Janice Green, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Eliezer Golan, Jacques Bernheim and Sydney Benchetrit. Cardiovascular Diabetology. 13(1):8, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)


T cell derived microvesicles induce mast cell production of IL-24: relevance to inflammatory skin diseases. Irit Shefler, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Dvora Kidron, Yoseph A. Mekori, Alon Y. Hershko, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 133(1): 217-224, 2014. (Abstract) (Full Text)




D538G Mutation in Estrogen Receptor-α: A Novel Mechanism for Acquired Endocrine Resistance in Breast Cancer.. Merenbakh-Lamin K, Ben-Baruch N, Yeheskel A, Dvir A, Soussan-Gutman L, Jeselsohn R, Yelensky R, Brown M, Miller VA, Sarid D, Rizel S, Klein B, Rubinek T, Wolf I. Cancer Res. 1;73(23):6856-64, 2013. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Genome wide expression profiling of human lymphoblastoid cell lines implicates integrin beta-3 in the mode of action of antidepressants. Keren Oved, Ayelet Morag, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Moshe Rehavi, Noam Shomron, David Gurwitz. Translational Psychiatry, 3, e313, 2013. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Gene expression profiles of ileal inflammatory bowel disease correlate with disease phenotype and advance understanding of its immunopathogenesis. S. Ben Shachar, H. Yanai, L. Baram, H. Elad, E. Meirovithz, A. Ofer, E. Brazowski, H. Tulchinsky, M. Pasmanik-Chor, I. Dotan. Inflammatory Bowel Disease, vol 19(12): 2509-21, 2013. (Abstract)


Microcephaly Thin Corpus Callosum Intellectual Disability syndrome caused by mutated TAF2. Shlomit Helman, Pola Smirin-Yosef, Ayelet Halevy, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adva Yeheskel, Adi Har-Zahav, Rachel Straussberg, Mordechai Shohat, Lina Basel-Vanagaite, Pediatric Neurology, volume 49(6): 411-416.e1, 2013. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Biallelic SZT2 Mutations Cause Infantile Encephalopathy with Epilepsy and Dysmorphic Corpus Callosum. Basel-Vanagaite L, Hershkovitz T, Heyman E, Raspall-Chaure M, Kakar N, Smirin-Yosef P, Vila-Pueyo M, Kornreich L, Thiele H, Bode H, Lagovsky I, Dahary D, Haviv A, Hubshman MW, Pasmanik-Chor M, Nürnberg P, Gothelf D, Kubisch C, Shohat M, Macaya A, Borck G. Am J Hum Genet. Volume 93(3): 524–529, 2013. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Pax6 Regulates Gene Expression in the Vertebrate Lens through miR-204. Ohad Shaham, Karen Gueta, Eyal Mor, Pazit Oren-Giladi, Dina Grinberg, Qing Xie, Ales Cvekl, Noam Shomron, Noa Davis, Maya Keydar-Prizant, Shaul Raviv, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Rachel E. Bell, Carmit Levy, Raffaella Avellino, Sandro Banfi, Ivan Conte, and Ruth Ashery-Padan. PLoS Genetics, 9(3): e1003357. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1003357, 2013. (Abstract) (Full text)


Transcriptional profiling identifies genes induced by hepatocyte-derived extracellular matrix in metastatic human colorectal cancer cell lines. Isabel Zvibel, Adam Wagner, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Chen Varol, Varda Oron-Karni, Erwin M. Santo, Zamir Halpern, Revital Kariv. Clinical and Experimental Metastasis, 30(2): 189-200, 2013. (Abstract) (Full text)


MicroRNA Expression Signatures in Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas. Lubezky N, Lowenstein S, Ben-Haim M, Brazowsky E, Marmor S, Pasmanik-Chor M, Rechavi G, Klausner JM, Lahat G. Surgery, volume 153(5): 663–672, 2013. (Abstract) (Full text)




Genome-wide transcriptomic variations of human lymphoblastoid cell lines: insights from pairwise gene-expression correlations. Marc Vincent, Keren Oved, Ayelet Morag, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Noam Shomron, David Gurwitz. Pharmacogenomics, 13(16): 1893-1904, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Vitamin D and Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells: Gene Modulation Following Exposure to a Diabetic-Like Environment. Tali Zitman-Gal, Janice Green, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Jacques Bernheim, Sydney Benchetrit. journal of Diabetes Metabolism, 3(8): 218, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Platinum-resistance in ovarian cancer cells is mediated by IL-6 secretion via the increased expression of its target cIAP-2. Sharon Cohen, Ilan Bruchim, Dror Graiver, Zoharia Evron, Varda Oron-Karni, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Ram Eitan, Joelle Bernheim, Hanoch Levavi, Ami Fishman, Eliezer Flescher. Journal of Molecular Medicine, DOI 10.1007/s00109-012-0946-4, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Differential Expression of MicroRNAs between Aggressive and Non Aggressive Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. Inon Buda, Gideon Bachar, Avital Gilam, Shira Modai, Yulia Strenov, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Raphael Feinmesser, Noam Shomron. Head Neck Oncol. 4(2): 52, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Deficiency for the Ubiquitin Ligase UBE3B in a Blepharophimosis-Ptosis-Intellectual Disability Syndrome. Lina Basel-Vanagaite, Bruno Dallapiccola, Ramiro Ramirez-Solis, Alexandra Segref, Holger Thiele, Andrew Edwards, Mark J Arends, Xavier Miró, Jacqueline K White, Julie Désir, Marc Abramowicz, Maria Lisa Dentici, Francesca Lepri, Kay Hofmann, Adi Har Zahav, Edward Ryder, Jeanne Estabel, Anna-Karin B Gerdin, Christine Podrini, Neil J Ingham, Janine Altmüller, Gudrun Nürnberg, Peter Frommolt, Sonia Abdelhak, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Osnat Konen, Richard I. Kelley, Mordechai Shohat, Peter Nürnberg, Jonathan Flint, Karen P Steel, Thorsten Hoppe, Christian Kubisch, David J Adams & Guntram Borck. Am J Hum Genet. 91: 998-1010, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Genome-wide miRNA expression profling of human lymphoblastoid cell lines identifes tentative SSRIs response biomarkers. Keren Oved, Ayelet Morag, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Noam Shomron, Moshe Rehavi, Julia C Stngl, David Gurwitz. Pharmacogenomics, Future Medicine 13(10): 1129-1139, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Expression pattern of SVEP1 alternatively-spliced forms. Glait-Santar C, Pasmanik-Chor M, Benayahu D. Gene 15; 505(1): 137-45, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Renal failure is associated with driving of gene expression towards cardiac hypertrophy and reduced mitochondrial activity. Michal Entin-Meer, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Jeremy Ben-Shoshan, Sofia Maysel-Auslender, Pavel Goryainov, Varda Oron-Karni, Jonathan Semo, Einat Herzberg, Gad Keren. Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology, 3: 184. doi:10.4172/2155-9880.1000184, 2012. (Full text)


Downregulation of miR-31, miR-155, AND miR-564 in chronic myeloid leukemia cells. Hershkovitz Rokah O., Granot G., Ovcharenko A., Modai S., Pasmanik-Chor M., Toren A, Shomron N., Shpilberg O. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35501. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0035501, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


The MARVEL transmembrane domain of Occludin mediates oligomerization and targeting to the basolateral surface in epithelia. Yakey Yaffe, Jeanne Shepshelovitch, Adva Yeheskel, Hedva Shmerling, Joanna M Kwiatek, Katharina Gaus, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, and Koret Hirschberg. Journal of Cell Science, 125: 3545-3556, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


The metastatic microenvironment: Brain-derived soluble factors alter the malignant phenotype of cutaneous and brain- metastasizing melanoma cells. Klein, A, Sagi-Assif, O, Izraely, S, Meshel, T, Pasmanik-Chor, M, Nahmias, C, Couraud, PO, Erez, N, S.B. Hoon, D, Witz, I. International Journal of Cancer, 1;131(11): 2509-18, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Tetraspanins stimulate protein synthesis in myeloma cell lines. Victoria Zismanov, Liat Drucker, Shelly Tartakover Matalon, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, and Michael Lishner. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, 113(7): 2500-2510, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Mechanisms Regulating the Secretion of the Promalignancy Chemokine CCL5 by Breast Tumor Cells: CCL5's 40s Loop and Intracellular Glycosaminoglycans. Soria G, Lebel-Haziv Y, Ehrlich M, Meshel T, Suez A, Avezov E, Rozenberg P, Ben-Baruch A. Neoplasia 14(1): 1-19, 2012. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Molecular profiling of functional interactions between pre-osteoblastic and breast carcinoma cells. Chen Glait-Santar, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Benayahu Dafna. Genes to Cells, volume 17(4): 302–315, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Transient Infantile Hypertriglyceridemia, Fatty Liver, and Hepatic Fibrosis Caused by Mutated GPD1, Encoding Glycerol-3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase 1. Lina Basel-Vanagaite, Noam Zevit, Adi Har Zahav, Liang Guo, Saj Parathath, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adam D.McIntyre, Jian Wang, Adi Albin-Kaplanski, Corina Hartman, Daphna Marom, Avraham Zeharia, Abir Badir, Oded Shoerman, Amos J. Simon, Gideon Rechavi, Mordechai Shohat, Robert A. Hegele, Edward A. Fisher, Raanan Shamir , The American Journal of Human Genetics, 13;90(1): 49-60, 2012. (Abstract) (Full text)


Insulin-like growth factor-I receptor (IGF-IR) translocates to the nucleus and autoregulates IGF-IR gene expression in breast cancer cells. Rive Sarfstein, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adva Yeheskel, Liat Edry, Noam Shomron, Naama Warman, Efrat Wertheimer, Sharon Maor, Lea Shochat and Haim Werner. J Biol Chem, 20;287(4):2766-76, 2012. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Hormone-dependent placental manipulation of breast cancer cell migration. Epstein-Shochet G, Tartakover-Matalon S, Drucker L, Pomeranz M, Fishman A, Rashid G, Oron-Karni V, Pasmanik-Chor M and Lishner M. Hum. Reprod. 27 (1): 73-88, 2012. doi: 10.1093/humrep/der365 (Abstract) (Full text)




The Metastatic Microenvironment. Brain Residing Melanoma Metastasis and Dormant Micro-Metastasis. Sivan Izraeli, Orit Sagi-Assif, Anat Klein, Tzipi Meshel, Galia Tzarfaty, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Clara Nahmias, Pierre-Olivier Couraud, Eugene Aten, Joseph Bryant, Dave Hoon and Isaac Witz. International Journal of Cancer, DOI: 10.1002/ijc.27324, 2011 (Abstact) (Full text)


The Type III Effector HsvG of the Gall-Forming Pantoea agglomerans Mediates Expression of the Host Gene HSVGT. Gal Nissan, Shulamit Manulis-Sasson, Laura Chlupowicz, Doron Teper, Adva Yeheskel, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Guido Sessa, and Isaac Barash. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, DOI: 10.1094/MPMI-06-11-0173, 2011 (Abstract) (Full text)


Insulin-producing cells generated from dedifferentiated human pancreatic beta cells expanded in vitro. Holger A. Russ. Elad Sintov, Leeat Anker-Kitai, Orr Friedman, Ayelet Lenz, Ginat Toren, Chen Farhy, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Philippe Ravassard and Shimon Efrat. PLoS One 6(9): e25566, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0025566 (Abstract) (Full text)


The enigma of the E326K mutation in acid beta-glucocerebrosidase. Mia Horowitz, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Idit Ron, Edwin H Kolodny Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, volume 104(1-2): 35-38, 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)


Global changes in gene expression of grapefruit peel tissue in response to the yeast biocontrol agent Metschnikowia fructicola. Hershkovitz, Vera; Ben-Dayan, Clarita; Raphael, Ginat; Pasmanik-Chor, Metsada; Liu, Jia; Belausov, Eduard; Aly, Radi; Wisniewski, Michael E.; Droby, Samir. Molecular Plant Pathology. doi: 10.1111/j.1364-3703.2011.00750.x., 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)


Effects of IKAP/hELP1 deficiency on gene expression in differentiating neuroblastoma cells: implications for Familial Dysautonomia. Rachel Cohen-Kupiec, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni and Miguel Weil. PLoS One, 6(4): e19147, 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)


Multiple congenital anomalies-hypotonia-seizures syndrome is caused by a mutation in PIGN. Gal Maydan, Iris Noyman, Adi Har-Zahav, Ziva Ben Neriah, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Adva Yeheskel, Adi Albin-Kaplanski, Idit Maya, Nurit Magal, Efrat Birk, Amos J Simon, Ayelet Halevy, Gideon Rechavi, Mordechai Shohat, Rachel Straussberg, Lina Basel-Vanagaite. J Med Genet DOI:10.1136/jmg.2010.087114, 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)


CDH3-Related Syndromes: Report on a New Mutation and Overview of the Genotype-Phenotype Correlations. Basel-Vanagaite, M. Pasmanik-Chor, R. Lurie, A. Yeheskel, K.W. Kjaer. Mol Syndromol DOI: 10.1159/000327156, 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)


Genome-wide expression profiling of human lymphoblastoid cell lines identifies CHL1 as putative SSRI antidepressants response biomarker. Ayelet Morag, Metsada Pasmanik-Chor, Varda Oron-Karni, Moshe Rehavi, Julia C Stingl, and David Gurwitz. Pharmacogenomics. 12(2): 171-184, 2011. (Abstract) (Full text)




SOBP is mutated in syndromic and nonsyndromic intellectual disability and is highly expressed in the brain limbic system. Birk E, Har-Zahav A, Manchini C, Pasmarnik-Chor M, Korenreich L, Walsh CA., Noben-Trauth K, Albin A, Simon AJ, Collaux L, Morad Y, Reinshtein L, Tischfield D, Wang P, Magal N, Maya I, Shoshani N, Rehavi G, Gothelf D, Shohat M, Basel-Vanagaite L. Am J Hum Genet. 87(5): 694-700, 2010. (Abstract) (Full text).


Staphylococcus aureus NrdH-redoxin is a reductant of the class Ib ribonucleotide reductase. Rabinovitch I, Yanku M, Yeheskel A, Cohen G, Borovok I, Aharonowitz Y. J Bacteriol. 192(19): 4963-72, 2010. (Abstract) (Abstract)


Genetic and antigenic characterization of sigma C protein from avian reovirus. Goldenberg D, Pasmanik-Chor M, Pirak M, Kass N, Lublin A, Yeheskel A, Heller D, Pitcovski J. Avian Pathol. 39(3): 189-99, 2010. (Abstract) (Full Text)


DOC2B, C2 domains, and calcium: A tale of intricate interactions. Friedrich R, Yeheskel A, Ashery U. Mol Neurobiol. 41(1): 42-51, 2010. (Abstract) (Full text)


Endothelial pro-atherosclerotic response to extracellular diabetic-like environment: Possible role of thioredoxin-interacting protein. Zitman-Gal T, Green J, Pasmanik-Chor M, Oron-Karni V, Bernheim J. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 25(7): 2141-9, 2010. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Transcription factor E2F1 is a potent transactivator of the insulin-like growth factor-I receptor (IGF-IR) gene. Schayek H, Bentov I, Rotem I, Pasmanik-Chor M, Ginsberg D, Plymate SR, Werner H. Growth Horm IGF Res. 20(1): 68-72, 2010. (Abstract) (Full Text)




Gene-expression-based analysis of local and metastatic neuroblastoma variants reveals a set of genes associated with tumor progression in neuroblastoma patients. Nevo I, Oberthuer A, Botzer E, Sagi-Assif O, Maman S, Pasmanik-Chor M, Kariv N, Fischer M, Yron I, Witz IP. Int J Cancer. 126(7): 1570-81, 2009. (Abstract) (Full Text)


The gene road to royalty-differential expression of hydroxylating genes in the mandibular glands of the honeybee. Malka O, Karunker I, Yeheskel A, Morin S, Hefetz A. FEBS J. 276(19): 5481-90, 2009. (Abstract) (Full Text)





Autosomal recessive ichthyosis with hypotrichosis syndrome: further delineation of the phenotype. Avrahami L, Maas S, Pasmanik-Chor M, Rainshtein L, Magal N, Smitt J, van Marle J, Shohat M, Basel-Vanagaite L. Clin Genet. 74(1): 47-53, 2008. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Attenuation of very virulent infectious bursal disease virus and comparison of full sequences of virulent and attenuated strains. Lazarus D, Pasmanik-Chor M, Gutter B, Gallili G, Barbakov M, Krispel S, Pitcovski J. Avian Pathol. 37(2): 151-9, 2008. (Abstract) (Full text)


E-selectin regulates gene expression in metastatic colorectal carcinoma cells and enhances HMGB1 release. Aychek T, Miller K, Sagi-Assif O, Levy-Nissenbaum O, Israeli-Amit M, Pasmanik-Chor M, Jacob-Hirsch J, Amariglio N, Rechavi G, Witz IP. Int J Cancer. 123(8): 1741-50, 2008. (Abstract) (Full Text)




Autosomal recessive ichthyosis with hypotrichosis caused by a mutation in ST14, encoding type II transmembrane serine protease matriptase. Basel-Vanagaite L, Attia R, Ishida-Yamamoto A, Rainshtein L, Ben Amitai D, Lurie R, Pasmanik-Chor M, Indelman M, Zvulunov A, Saban S, Magal N, Sprecher E, Shohat M. Am J Hum Genet. 80(3): 467–477, 2007. (Abstract)(Full Text)





Mutated nup62 causes autosomal recessive infantile bilateral striatal necrosis. Basel-Vanagaite L, Muncher L, Straussberg R, Pasmanik-Chor M, Yahav M, Rainshtein L, Walsh CA, Magal N, Taub E, Drasinover V, Shalev H, Attia R, Rechavi G, Simon AJ, Shohat M. Ann Neurol. 60(2): 214-22, 2006. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Recycling to the plasma membrane is delayed in EHD1 knockout mice. Rapaport D, Auerbach W, Naslavsky N, Pasmanik-Chor M, Galperin E, Fein A, Caplan S, Joyner AL, Horowitz M. Traffic. 7(1): 52-60, 2006. (Abstract) (Full Text)


2005 and before


Use of fluorescent substrates for characterization of Gaucher disease mutations. Ron I, Dagan A, Gatt S, Pasmanik-Chor M, Horowitz M. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 35(1):57-65, 2005. (Abstract) (Full Text)


Prevalence of glucocerebrosidase mutations in the Israeli Ashkenazi Jewish population. Horowitz M, Pasmanik-Chor M, Borochowitz Z, Falik-Zaccai T, Heldmann K, Carmi R, Parvari R, Beit-Or H, Goldman B, Peleg L, Levy-Lahad E, Renbaum P, Legum S, Shomrat R, Yeger H, Benbenisti D, Navon R, Dror V, Shohat M, Magal N, Navot N, Eyal N. Hum Mutat. 1998;12(4):240-4. Erratum in: Hum Mutat 1999;13(3):255. (Abstract) (Full text)


Intracellular degradation of fluorescent glycolipids by lysosomal enzymes and their activators. Madar-Shapiro L, Pasmanik-Chor M, Dinur T, Dagan A, Gatt S, Horowitz M. J Inherit Metab Dis. 1999 Jun;22(5):623-37. (Abstract)


EHD1--an EH-domain-containing protein with a specific expression pattern. Mintz L, Galperin E, Pasmanik-Chor M, Tulzinsky S, Bromberg Y, Kozak CA, Joyner A, Fein A, Horowitz M. Genomics. 1999 Jul 1;59(1):66-76. (Abstract) (Full text)


Importance of splicing for prosaposin sorting. Madar-Shapiro L, Pasmanik-Chor M, Vaccaro AM, Dinur T, Dagan A, Gatt S, Horowitz M. Biochem J. 1999 Feb 1;337 ( Pt 3):433-43. (Abstract)


Expression of mutated glucocerebrosidase alleles in human cells. Pasmanik-Chor M, Madar-Shapiro L, Stein EO, Aerts H, Gatt S, Horowitz M. Hum Mol Genet. 1997 Jun;6(6):887-95. (Abstract) (Full text)


Overexpression of human glucocerebrosidase containing different-sized leaders. Pasmanik-Chor M, Elroy-Stein O, Aerts H, Agmon V, Gatt S, Horowitz M. Biochem J. 1996 Jul 1;317 ( Pt 1):81-8. (Abstract)


The glucocerebrosidase D409H mutation in Gaucher disease. Pasmanik-Chor M, Laadan S, Elroy-Stein O, Zimran A, Abrahamov A, Gatt S, Horowitz M. Biochem Mol Med. 1996 Dec;59(2):125-33. (Abstract)


Dexamethasone inhibition of prostaglandin production in human term placental cells is protein and ribonucleic acid synthesis dependent. Pasmanik M, Izhar M, Zolti M, Shemesh M. Endocrinology. 1991 Apr;128(4):2058-64. (Abstract)


Dexamethasone inhibition of cyclooxygenase expression in bovine term placenta. Izhar M, Pasmanik M, Marcus S, Shemesh M. Prostaglandins. 1992 Mar;43(3):239-54. (Abstract)


Bovine placental progesterone synthesis: comparison of first and second trimesters of gestation. Izhar M, Pasmanik M, Shemesh M. Biol Reprod. 1992 May;46(5):846-52. (Abstract)


Regulation of steroidogenesis in the bovine placenta. Shemesh M, Izhar M, Pasmanik M, Shore LS. J Physiol Pharmacol. 1992 Dec;43(4 Suppl 1):153-63. (Abstract)


Aromatization and estrogen action in brain. Callard G, Schlinger B, Pasmanik M, Corina K. Prog Clin Biol Res. 1990;342:105-11.


Nonmammalian vertebrate models in studies of brain-steroid interaction. Callard G, Schlinger B, Pasmanik M. J Exp Zool Suppl. 1990;4:6-16. Review. (Abstract)


A high abundance androgen receptor in goldfish brain: characteristics and seasonal changes. Pasmanik M, Callard GV. Endocrinology. 1988 Aug;123(2):1162-71. (Abstract)


In vivo steroid regulation of aromatase and 5 alpha-reductase in goldfish brain and pituitary. Pasmanik M, Schlinger BA, Callard GV. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 1988 Jul;71(1):175-82. (Abstract)


Changes in brain aromatase and 5 alpha-reductase activities correlate significantly with seasonal reproductive cycles in goldfish (Carassius auratus). Pasmanik M, Callard GV. Endocrinology. 1988 Apr;122(4):1349-56.. (Abstract)


The role of estrogen as a parahormone in brain and pituitary. Callard GV, Pasmanik M. Steroids. 1987 Oct-Dec;50(4-6):475-93. Review. (Abstract)


Characteristics of a testosterone-estradiol binding globulin (TEBG) in goldfish serum. Pasmanik M, Callard G. Biol Reprod. 1986 Nov;35(4):838-45. (Abstract)


Aromatase and 5 alpha-reductase in the teleost brain, spinal cord, and pituitary gland. Pasmanik M, Callard GV. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 1985 Nov;60(2):244-51. (Abstract)





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