Blood/Genetic Sequencing

I am interested in molecular recognition and initial interactions of pathogens, hosts and extracellular matrix



Capture and characterization of influenza A virus from primary samples using glycan bead arrays
Miriam Cohen, Christopher J.Fisher, Mia L.Huang, LeAnn L.Lindsay, Magdalena Plancarte, Walter M.Boyce, Kamil Godula, and Pascal Gagneux
in press Virology.

Notable Aspects of Glycan-Protein Interactions
Miriam Cohen
Biomolecules 2015, 5(3), 2056-2072; doi:10.3390/biom5032056 (registering DOI) - published 1 September 2015

Determination of receptor specificities for whole influenza viruses using multivalent glycan arrays
Mia L. Huang, Miriam Cohen, Christopher J. Fisher, Robert T. Schooley, Pascal Gagneuxb and Kamil Godula
​Chem. Commun., 2015,51, 5326

Membrane-Bound Mucins and Mucin Terminal Glycans Expression in Idiopathic or Helicobacter pylori, NSAID Associated Peptic Ulcers
Yaron Niv, Doron Boltin, Marisa Halpern, Miriam Cohen, Zohar Levi, Alex Vilkin, Sara Morgenstern, Vahig Manugian, Erica St. Lawrence, Pascal Gagneux, Surinder K. Batra, Samuel B. Ho
​World J Gastro, 2013. In Press

Modulation of Glycan Recognition by Clustered Saccharide Patches
Miriam Cohen and Ajit Varki
International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology, Vol. 308,Burlington: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 75-125

Influenza A penetratesd host mucus by cleaving sialic acids with neuraminidase
M. Cohen, X-Q. Zhang, H.P. Senaati, H-W Chen, N.M. Varki, R.T. Schooley and P. Gagneux​
​Virology Journal 2013 10:321

Using Unfixed, Frozen Tissues to Study Natural Mucin
Cohen, M., Varki, N. M., Jankowski, M. D., Gagneux, P.
​Distribution. J. Vis. Exp. (67), e3928, doi:10.3791/3928 (2012)

Sexual selection by female immunity against paternal antigens can fix loss of function alleles
Darius Ghaderia, Stevan A. Springerb, Fang Maa, Miriam Cohen, Patrick Secresta, Rachel E. Taylora, Ajit Varkia and and Pascal Gagneuxa
PNAS, October 25, 2011, vol. 108, no. 43, 17743–17748
The Sialome—Far More Than the Sum of Its Parts
Miriam Cohen and Ajit Vark
OMICS A Journal of Integrative Biology Volume 14, Number 4, 2010

ABO blood group glycans modulate sialic acid recognition on erythrocytes
Miriam Cohen, Nancy Hurtado-Ziola and Ajit Varki
​Blood 2009 114: 3668-3676

P120 Catenin Regulates Lamellipodial Dynamics and Cell Adhesion in Cooperation with Cortactin
Shlomit Boguslavsky, Inna Grosheva, Elad Landau, Michael Shtutman, Miriam Cohen, Katya Arnold, Elena Feinstein, Benjamin Geiger and Alexander Bershadsky
PNAS, June 26, 2007, vol. 104 no. 26, 10882–10887

Hyaluronan in the pericellular coat: an additional layer of complexity in early cell adhesion events
Cohen M, Joester D, Sabanai H, Addadi L, Geiger B
Soft Matter 2007 3:327-332

Differential growth identified in salamander larvae half-sib cohorts: Survival strategy?
Miriam Cohen, Daniella Yeheskely-Hayon, Michael R. Warburg,* Dana Davidson, Gili Halevi and Rakefet Sharon
​Develop. Growth Differ. (2006) 48, 537–548
Dynamic Study of the Transition From Hyaluronanto Integrin-Mediated Adhesion in Chondrocytes
Miriam Cohen, Zvi Kam1, Lia Addadi and Benjamin Geiger1
​The EMBO Journal advance online publication, 12 January 2006; doi:10.1038/sj.emboj.7600960

The Evolutionary Significance of Intra-cohort Cannibalism in Larvae of a Xeric-inhabiting Salamander: An Inter-cohort Comparison
Miriam Cohen, Ravit Flam, Rakefet Sharon, Hadas Ifrach, Daniella Yeheskely-Hayon, And Michael R. Warburg
Current Herpetology 24(2): 55–66, December 2005

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Visualization of Hyaluronidase in Ovarian Carcinoma
Liora Shiftan, Tomer Israely, Miriam Cohen, Veronica Frydman, Hagit Dafni, Robert Stern and Michal Neeman
Cancer Res 2005; 65: (22). November 15, 2005

Hyaluronan Mediated Adhesion: The Structure The Pericellular Hyaluronan Coat And Its Role In Cell Matrix Adhesion
Miriam Cohen, Derk Joester, Ilana Sabanay, Lia Addadi and Benjamin Geiger
​10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-04-3947 Published November 2005

MRI Detection of Hyaluronidase Secreted by Ovarian Carcinoma Cells
L. Shiftan, M. Cohen, H. Dafni, V. Frydman and M. Neeman
​10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-04-3947 Published November 2005

Spatial and temporal sequence of events in cell adhesion: from molecular recognition to focal adhesion assembly.
Cohen M, Joester D, Geiger B, and Addadi L.
Chembiochem. 2004 Oct 4;5(10):1393-9.

Glucose and Nitrogen Regulate the Switch from Histone Deacetylation to Acetylation for Expression of Early Meiosis-Specific Genes in Budding Yeast
Lilach Pnueli, Iris Edry, Miriam Cohen, and Yona Kassir
​MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BIOLOGY, June 2004, p. 5197–5208 Vol. 24, No. 12
0270-7306/04/$08.000 DOI: 10.1128/MCB.24.12.5197–5208.2004

Hierarchical assembly of cell–matrix adhesion complexes
R. Zaidel-Bar, M. Cohen, L. Addadi and B. Geiger.
Biochemical Society Transactions (2004) Volume 32, part 3

Heparanase mediates cell adhesion independent of its enzymatic activity
Orit Goldshmidt, Eyal Zcharia, Miriam Cohen, Helena Aingorn, Irit Cohen, Liat Nadav, Ben-Zion Katz, Benjamin Geiger, And Israel Vlodavsky
FASEB J. 17, 1015–1025 (2003) ​

Organization and Adhesive Properties of the Hyaluronan Pericellular Coat of Chondrocytes and Epithelial Cells
Miriam Cohen,Eugenia Klein, Benjamin Geiger, and Lia Addadiz
Biophysical Journal 85(3) 1996–2005