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    • Chagas Disease Screening in Maternal Donors of Publicly Banked Umbilical Cord Blood, United States. 

      Edwards, James M; Gilner, Jennifer B; Hernandez, Jose; Kurtzberg, Joanne; Heine, R Phillips (Emerging infectious diseases, 2016-08)
      To assess patterns of Chagas disease, we reviewed results of screening umbilical cord blood from a US public cord blood bank during 2007-2014. Nineteen maternal donors tested positive for Trypanosoma cruzi parasites (0.04%). ...
    • Ex vivo expansion of murine and human hematopoietic stem cells. 

      Doan, Phuong L; Chute, John P (Methods Mol Biol, 2014)
      Hematopoietic stem cells have the capacity to self-renew and give rise to the entirety of the mature blood and immune system throughout the lifespan of an organism. Here, we describe methods to isolate and culture murine ...
    • Newborns of obese parents have altered DNA methylation patterns at imprinted genes. 

      Soubry, A; Murphy, SK; Wang, F; Huang, Z; Vidal, AC; Fuemmeler, BF; Kurtzberg, J; ... (11 authors) (International journal of obesity (2005), 2015-04)
      Several epidemiologic studies have demonstrated associations between periconceptional environmental exposures and health status of the offspring in later life. Although these environmentally related effects have been attributed ...