Friday, January 31, 2014

New! Matas Faculty Publications Database

Matas Library is proud to announce a new local resource: Matas Faculty Publications Database

This fully searchable online database collects publications by Tulane University faculty members in the School of Medicine, the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, and the Tulane National Primate Research Center. The database will be updated monthly with fresh citations from PubMed and Web of Science.

Quick stats
  • Over 17,000 references from 1910 - present
  • Oldest reference: "The Cultivation of the Leprosy Bacillus and the Experimental Production of Leprosy in the Japanese Dancing Mouse" by Dr. CW Duval in the Journal of Experimental Medicine, 1910 Sep 1;12(5):649-65. Read here
  • Newest reference: "Blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions and the cold pressor test: the GenSalt replication study in rural North China." by Dr Q Zhao, et al, in the American Journal of Hypertension 2014 Jan;27(1):72-80. View in PubMed
  • Tulane scholars published over 780+ articles in 2013, 660+ articles in 2012, and 830+ articles in 2011 
Some of the more highly cited journal articles of 2013*

Cited 12 times since June 2013

Bourin P, Bunnell BA, Casteilla L, Dominici M, Katz AJ, March KL, et al. Stromal cells from the adipose tissue-derived stromal vascular fraction and culture expanded adipose tissue-derived stromal/stem cells: A joint statement of the international federation for adipose therapeutics and science (IFATS) and the international society for cellular therapy (ISCT). Cytotherapy. 2013 Jun;15(6):641-8 View in PubMed
 Dr Bruce A. Bunnell is a professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Director of the Tulane Center for Gene Therapy
Cited 10 times since March 2013

Ruutiainen T, Miller S, Caplan A, Ginsberg JP. Expanding access to testicular tissue cryopreservation: An analysis by analogy. American Journal of Bioethics. 2013 Mar;13(3):28-35. View in PubMed

Tuua Ruutiainen is a second year medical student in the School of Medicine.

Cited 9 times since January 2013

Zhang R, Oyajobi BO, Harris SE, Chen D, Tsao C, Deng H, et al. Wnt/beta-catenin signaling activates bone morphogenetic protein 2 expression in osteoblasts. Bone. 2013 JAN;52(1):145-56. View in PubMed

Rongrong Zhang is a Graduate student in the Center for Bioinformatics and Genomics, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

*based on a Tulane affiliation search in Web of Science on January 22, 2014.