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Regulation of beta-amyloid production in neurons by astrocyte-derived cholesterolRegulation of amyloid beta picture

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Wang H, Kulas JA, Wang C, Holtzman DM, Ferris HA, Hansen S.B.



Cover page of Drug Development Research journalInsulin resistance and impaired lipid metabolism as a potential link between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.

Drug Development Research
Kulas JA, Weigel TK, Ferris HA


Cover page of Neuronal Signaling journalOxidized cholesterol species as signaling molecules in the brain: diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.

Neuronal Signaling
Weigel TK, Kulas JA, Ferris HA


Molecular Metabolism vol 12 Cover pageRegional differences in brain glucose metabolism determined by imaging mass spectrometry.

Molecular Metabolism
Kleinridders AFerris HAReyzer MLRath MSoto MManier MLSpraggins JYang ZStanton RCCaprioli RMKahn CR

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Cover page of Journal of Clinical Investigation

Insulin regulates astrocyte gliotransmission and modulates behavior.

Journal of Clinical Investigation
Cai WXue CSakaguchi MKonishi MShirazian AFerris HALi MEYu RKleinridders APothos ENKahn CR


Jama Pediatrics logoTime for an End to Juice in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children.

JAMA Pediatrics
Ferris HAIsganaitis EBrown F


Loss of astrocyte cholesterol synthesis disrupts neuronal function and alters whole-body metabolism.PNAS Vol 14 Issue 5 Cover

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Ferris HAPerry RJMoreira GVShulman GIHorton JDKahn CR


Unraveling the Paradox of Selective Insulin Resistance in the Liver: the Brain-Liver Connection.Cover of Diabetes June 2016 65(6)

Ferris HAKahn CR


Diabetes July 2014 63(7) Cover page

Insulin action in brain regulates systemic metabolism and brain function.

Kleinridders AFerris HACai WKahn CR


PLoS April 2013 Cover page

Reduction of the cholesterol sensor SCAP in the brains of mice causes impaired synaptic transmission and altered cognitive function.

PLoS Biology
Suzuki RFerris HAChee MJMaratos-Flier EKahn CR.


Endo Prac March 2013 Vol 19 Issue 2 Cover page

Therapeutic implications of diffuse hepatic uptake following I-131 therapy for differentiated thyroid cancer.

Endocrine Practice
Ferris HAWilliams GParker JAGarber JR

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JCI cover volume 122 Issue 11 Cover page

New mechanisms of glucocorticoid-induced insulin resistance: make no bones about it.

Journal of Clinical Investigation
Ferris HAKahn CR