• Günay KA, Ceccato, TL, Silver JS, Bannister KL, Bednarski OJ, Leinwand LA, Anseth KS. Peg-Anthracene hydrogels as an on-demand stiffening matrix to study mechanobiology. (2019) Angew. Chem. 10.1002/ange.201901989.
  • Vera CD, Johnson CA, Walklate J, Adhikara A, Ujfalusi Z, Svicevic M, Mijailovich S, Combs A, Langer SJ, Ruppel KM, Spudich JA, Leinwand LA, Geeves MA. Pediatric and adult-onset HCM mutations in themyosin motor domain have similar properties. (2019) bioRxiv 622738; doi:https://org/10.1101/622738.
  • Crocini C, Walker CJ, Anseth KA, Leinwand LA. Three-dimensional encapsulation of adult mouse cardiomyocytes in hydrogels with tunable stiffness. Prof. Biophys. Mol. Biol.
  • Lee LA, Karabina AS, Broadwell LJ, Leinwand LA. The ancient sarcomeric myosins found in specilized muscles. (2019) Skeletal Muscle 9(1):7. PMID:30836986.

  • Ujfalusi Z, Vera CD, Mijailovich SM, Svicevic M, Yu EC, Kawana M, Ruppel KM, Spudich JA, Geeves MA, Leinwand LA. Dilated cardiomyopathy myosin mutants have reduced force-generating capacity. (2018) J Biol Chem. 293(23):9017-9029. PMID: 29666183
  • Chung E, Haizlip KM, Leinwand LA. Pregnancy late in rodent life has detrimental effects on the heart. (2018) Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. PMID: 29750565.
  • Vakrou S, Fukunaga R, Foster DB, Sorensen L, Liu Y, Guan Y, Woldemichael K, Pineda-Reyes R, Liu T, Tardiff JC, Leinwand LA, Tocchetti CG, Abraham TP, O'Rourke B, Aon MA, Abraham MR. Allele-specific differences in transcriptome, miRNome, and mitochondrial function in two hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mouse models. (2018) JCI Insight. 3(6). pii: 94493. PMID: 29563334

  • Luckey SW, Haines C, Konhilas JP, Luczak E, Messmer-Kratzsch A, Leinwand LA. Cyclin D2 is a critical mediator of exercise-induced cardiac hypertrophy. (2017) Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 1535370217731503. PMID: 28901173.
  • Trexler CL, Odell AT, Jeong MY, Dowell RD, Leinwand LA. Transcriptome and functional profile of cardiac myocytes is influenced by biological sex. (2017) Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 5, pii: 3001770. PMID:29030402.
  • Peter AK, Crocini C, Leinwand LA. Expanding our scientific horizons: utilization of unique model organisms in biological research. (2017) EMBO J. 36(16):2311-2314. PMID:28694243.
  • Wan W, Leinwand LA. Computational approach to measuring myocyte disarray in animal models of heart disease. (2017) Curr Protoc Hum Genet. 93:15.11, 1-15. PMID:28384401.
  • Vega RB, Konhilas JP, Kelly DP, Leinwand LA. Molecular mechanisms underlying cardiac adaptation to exercise. (2017) Cell Metab. 25(5):1012-1026. PMID:28467921.
  • Soto SM, Blake AC, Wesolowski SR, Rozance PJ, Barthels KB, Gao B, Hetrick B, McCurdy CE, Garza NG, Hay WW Jr, Leinwand LA, Friedman JE, Brown LD. Myoblast replication is reduced in the IUGR fetus despite maintained proliferative capacity in vitro. (2017) J Endocrinol. 232(3):475-491. PMID:28053000.

  • Schiaffino S, Murgia M, Leinwand LA, Reggiani C. Letter to the editor: Comments on Stuart et al. (2016): “Myosin content of individual human muscle fibers isolated by laser capture microdissection”. (2016) Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 311(6):C1048-C1049. PMID:27956413.
  • Peter A, Bjerke M, Leinwand LA. Biology of the Cardiac Myocyte in Heart Disease. (2016) Mol. Biol. of the Cell. 27(14):2149-60. PMID: 27418636.
  • Feinstein-Linial M, Buvoli M, Buvoli A, Sadeh M, Dabby R, Dayan D, Leinwand LA, Birk O. Two novel MYH7 proline substitutions cause Laing Distal Myopathy-like phenotypes with variable expressivity and neck extensor contracture. (2016) BMC Medical Genetics. 17(1):57. PMID:27519903.
  • Pugach E, Blenck C, Dragavon JM, Langer SL, Leinwand LA. Estrogen receptor profiling and activity in cardiac myocytes. (2016) Mol Cell Endocrinol S0303-7207(16)30153-8. PMID:27164442.
  • Walklate J, Vera C, Bloemink M, Geeves MA, Leinwand LA. The most prevalent Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome mutations in human embryonic myosin motor share functional defects. (2016) J. Biol. Chem. 291:10318-31.
  • Blenck C, Harvey P, Reckelhoff JF, Leinwand LA. (2016) The importance of biological sex and estrogen in rodent models of cardiovascular health and disease. Cir Res 2016 118(8):1294-312. PMID:2708111
  • Green EM, Wakimoto H, Anderson RL, Evanchik M, Gorham JM, Harrison BC, Henze M, Kawas R, Oslob JD, Rodriguez HM, Song Y, Wan W, Leinwand LA, Spudich JA, McDowell RS, Seidman JG, Seidman CE. (2016) A small molecule inhibitor of sarcomere contractility suppresses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in mice. Science 351:617-21. PMID:26912705.

  • Nag S, Sommese R, Ujfalusi Z, Combs A, Langer S, Sutton S, Leinwand LA, Geeves MA, Ruppel K, Spudich, JA. (2015) Contractility parameters of human β-cardiac myosin with the hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation R403Q show loss of motor function. Science Advances. 1(9):e1500511, PMID: 26601291.
  • Pugach EK, Richmond PA, Azofeifa JG, Dowell RD, Leinwand LA. (2015) Prolonged Cre expression driven by the α-myosin heavy chain promoter can be cardiotoxic. J Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 86:54-61. PMID: 26141530.
  • Taylor K, Buvoli M, Korkmaz E, Buvoli A, Zheng Y, Heinze N, Cui Q, Leinwand LA, Rayment I. (2015) Skip residues modulate the structural properties of the myosin rod and guide thick filament assembly. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112 (29), PMID: 26150528.
  • Schiaffino S, Rossi A, Smerdu V, Leinwand LA, Reggiani C. (2015) Developmental myosins: expression patterns and functional significance. Skel. Muscle 15; 5:22. PMID: 26180627.
  • Hajj GP, Lund DD, Chu Y, Magida JA, Funk ND, Brooks RM, Baumbach GL, Zimmerman KA, Davis MK, El Accaoui RN, Doshi H, Leinwand LA, Heistad D, Weiss RM. (2015) Spontaneous aortic regurgitation and valvular cardiomyopathy in mice. Arter.Thromb. Vasc. Biol. 35(7):1653-62. PMID: 25997932.
  • Guess MG, Barthel KKB, Harrison BC, Leinwand LA. (2015) miR-30 family microRNAs regulate myogenesis and provide negative feedback on the microRNA pathway. PLoS One. 17; 10(2):e0118229. PMID: 25689854.
  • Harvey P, Leinwand LA. (2015) Estrogen enhances cardiotoxicity induced by Sunitnib by regulation of drug transport and metabolism. Cardiovascular Research 107(1):66-77. PMID: 26009590.
  • Konhilas J, Chen H, Luczak E, McKee L, Regan J, Watson P, Stauffer B, Khalpey Z, McKinsey T, Horn T, LaFleur B, Leinwand LA. (2015) Diet and sex modify exercise and cardiac adaptation in the mouse. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol. 308(2):H135-45. PMID: 25398983.

  • Wang H, Leinwand LA, Anseth KS. (2014) Cardiac valve cells and their microenvironment-insights from in vitro studies. Nature Reviews Cardiology 11(12):715-27. PMID: 25311230.
  • Haizlip K, Harrison B, Leinwand LA. (2015) Sex-based differences in skeletal muscle kinetics and fiber-type composition. Physiology. 30(1):30-9. PMID: 25559153.
  • Harvey, P.A., Wall, C., Luckey, S.W., Langer, S. and Leinwand, L.A. (2014) The Python Project: a unique model for extending research opportunities to undergraduate students. CBE – Life Sciences Education. 13 (4):698-710. PMID: 25452492.
  • Harvey PA, Leinwand LA. (2015) Dietary phytoestrogens present in soy dramatically increase cardiotoxicity in male mice receiving a chemotherapeutic tyrosine kinase inhibitor. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 399:330-5. PMID: 25458703.
  • Wang H, Leinwand LA, Anseth KS. (2014) Roles of TGF-β1 and OB-cadherin in cardiac valve myofibroblast differentiation. FASEB J. 2014 Oct;28(10):4551-62, PMID: 25008089.
  • Burns K, Byrne B, Gelb B, Kuhn B, Leinwand LA, Mital S, Pearson G, Rodefeld M, Rossano J, Stauffer, B., Taylor, M., Towbin, J. and A. Redington. (2014) New Mechanistic and Therapeutic Targets for Pediatric Heart Failure: Report from a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Working Group. Circulation. 130(1):79-86. PMID:24982119
  • Magida JA, Leinwand LA. (2014) Metabolic crosstalk between heart and liver impacts familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. EMBO Mol. Med. 6(4):482-95. PMCID:24567073.
  • Chung E, Leinwand LA. (2014) Pregnancy as a cardiac stress model. Cardiovascular Research. 101(4):561-70. PMCID:24448313.
  • Bloemink M, Deacon J, Langer S, Vera C, Combs A, Leinwand LA, Geeves MA. (2014) The hypertrophic cardiomyopathy myosin mutation R453C alters ATP-binding and hydrolysis of human cardiac β-myosin. J. Biol. Chem. 289(8):5158-67. PMID: 24344137.

  • Wang H, Tibbitt MW, Langer SJ, Leinwand LA, Anseth KS. (2013) Hydrogels preserve native phenotypes of valvular fibroblasts through an elasticity-regulated PI3K/AKT pathway. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 110(48):19336-41. PMCID:24218588.
  • Harvey PA, Leinwand LA. (2013) Cardiac atrophy and remodeling. In: Cellular and Molecular Pathobiology of Cardiovascular Disease. M.S. Willis, J.W. Homeister and J.R. Stone (Eds), Elsevier. 3:37-50.
  • Kucherlapati R, Leinwand LA. (2013) Frank Ruddle (1929-2013). Am J Hum Genet. 92(6):839-40. PMCID:PMC3675234
  • Barthel KBB, Harvey PA, Leinwand LA. (2013) Diet and Exercise Are Potent Modulators of Cardiovascular Disease in WomenIn E.E. Spangenburg (Ed.), Integrative Biology of Women's Health. 10:175-204.
  • Wang H, Sridhar B, Leinwand LA, Anseth KS. (2013) Characterization of cell subpopulations expressing progenitor cell markers in porcine cardiac valves. PLoS ONE. 8(7):e69667. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0069667. PMCID:PMC3720586.
  • Bloemink MJ, Deacon JC, Resnicow DI, Leinwand LA, Geeves MA. (2013) The superfast human extra-ocular myosin is kinetically distinct from the fast skeletal IIa, IIb and IId isoforms. J. Biol. Chem. 288:27469-79. PMID:23908353.
  • Chung E, Yeung F, Leinwand LA. (2013) Calcineurin activity is required for cardiac remodeling in pregnancy. Cardiovascular Research. 100(3):402-10. PMCID: PMC3826703.
  • Sommese RF, Sung J, Nag S, Sutton S, Deacon J, Choe E, Leinwand LA, Ruppel K, Spudich JA. (2013) Molecular consequences of the R453C hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.  110(31):12607-12. PMCID:PMC3732973.
  • Guess MG, Barthel KKB, Pugach EK, Leinwand LA. (2013) Measuring microRNA reporter activity in skeletal muscle using hydrodynamic limb vein injection of plasmid DNA combined with in vivo imaging. Skeletal Muscle. 3(1):19 doi:10.1186/2044-5040-3-19. PMCID:PMC3750807.
  • Harrison BC, Leinwand LA. (2013) Invited Review. Young at heart: GDF11 reverses age-related cardiac hypertrophy. Cell. 53(4):743-5. PMID:23663775.
  • Xu R, Andres-Mateos E, Majias R, MacDonald EM, Leinwand LA, Merriman DK, Fink RHA, Cohn RD. (2013) Hibernating squirrel muscle activates the endurance exercise pathway despite prolonged immobilization. Experimental Neurology. 247:392-401. PMCID:PMC3706566.
  • Andres-Mateos E, Brinkmeier H, Burks TN, Mejias R, Steinberger M, Soleimani A, Marx R, Simmers JL, Lin B, Hedderick EF, Marr TG, Lin BM, Hourde C, Leinwand LA, Kuhl D, Föller M, Vogelsang S, Hernandez-Diaz I, Vaughan DK, Alvarez de la Rosa D, Lang F, Cohn RD. (2013) Activation of serum/glucocorticoid-induced kinase 1 (SGK1) is important to maintain skeletal muscle homeostatis and prevent atrophy. EMBO Mol Med. 5(1):80-91. PMCID:PMC3569655.

  • Ruas JL, White JP, Brannan KT, Harrison B, Greene NP, Wu J, Kleiner S, Estall JL, Irving BA, Lanza IR, Rasbach KA, Okutsu M, Nair KS, Yan Z, Leinwand LA, Spiegelman BM. (2012) A PGC-1α isoform induced by resistance training regulates skeletal muscle hypertrophy. Cell. 151(6):1319-31. PMCID:PMC3520615.
  • Andres-Mateos E, Majias R, Soleimani A, Lin BM, Burks TN, Marx R, Lin B, Zellars RC, Zhang Y, Huso DL, Marr TG, Leinwand LA, Merriman DK, Cohn RD. (2012) Imparied skeletal muscle regeneration in the absence of figrosis during hibernation in 13-lined ground squirrels. PLoS ONE 7(11):348884. PMCID:PMC3498346.
  • Nandakumar J, Bell CF, Weidenfeld I, Zaug AJ, Leinwand LA, Cech TR. (2012) The TEL patch of telomere protein TPP1 mediates telomerase recruitment and processivity. Nature. 492(7428):285-9. PMCID:PMC3521872.