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Cancer

Moore, D., Walker, S., and Levin, M., (2017), Cancer as a Disorder of Patterning Information: computational and biophysical perspectives on the cancer problem, Convergent Science Physical Oncology, 3(4): 043001
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Thurber, A. E., Nelson, M., Frost C. L., Levin, M., Brackenbury W. J., and Kaplan D. L., (2017), IK channel activation increases tumor growth and induces differential behavioral responses in two breast epithelial cell lines, Oncotarget, 8(26):42382-42397
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Lobo, D., Lobikin, M., and Levin, M., (2017), Discovering novel phenotypes with automatically inferred dynamic models: partial melanocyte conversion in Xenopus, Scientific Reports, 7: 41339
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Tuszynski, J., Tilli, T. M., Levin, M., (2016), Ion channel and neurotransmitter modulators as electroceutical approaches to the control of cancer, Current Pharmaceutical Design, in press

Chernet, B. T., Adams, D. S., Lobikin, M., and Levin, M., (2016), Use of genetically encoded, light-gated ion translocators to control tumorigenesis, Oncotarget, 7(15): 19575-19588
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Lobikin, M., Lobo, D., Blackiston, D. J., Martyniuk, C. J., Tkachenko, E., and Levin, M., (2015), Serotonergic regulation of melanocyte conversion: A bioelectrically regulated network for stochastic all-or-none hyperpigmentation, Science Signaling, 8(397): ra99
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Chernet, B. T., Fields, C., and Levin, M., (2014), Long-range gap junctional signaling controls oncogene-mediated tumorigenesis in Xenopus laevis embryos, Frontiers in Physiology, 5(519) 1-15, doi: 10.3389/fphys.2014.00519
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Chernet, B., and Levin, M., (2014), Transmembrane voltage potential of somatic cells controls oncogene-mediated tumorigenesis at long-range, Oncotarget, 5(10): 3287-3306
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Chernet, B., and Levin, M., (2013), Endogenous voltage potentials and the microenvironment: bioelectric signals that reveal, induce, and normalize cancer, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Oncology, S1: doi:10.4172/2324-9110.S1-002
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Chernet, B. T., and Levin, M., (2013), Transmembrane voltage potential is an essential cellular parameter for the detection and control of tumor development, Disease Models and Mechanisms, 6: 595-607
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Lobikin, M., Chernet, B., Lobo, D., and Levin, M., (2012), Resting potential, oncogene-induced tumorigenesis, and metastasis: the bioelectric basis of cancer in vivo, Physical Biology, 9: 065002
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Blackiston, D., Adams, D. S., Lemire, J. M., Lobikin, M., and Levin, M., (2011), Transmembrane potential of GlyCl-expressing instructor cells induces a neoplastic-like conversion of melanocytes via a serotonergic pathway, Disease Models and Mechanisms, 4: 67-85 [cover]
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Morokuma, J., Blackiston, D., Adams, D. S., Trimmer, B., and Levin, M., (2008), Modulation of potassium channel confers a hyper-proliferative, invasive phenotype on embryonic stem cells, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 105(43): 16608-16613
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