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Sebastian Alvarado. The Science of Marvel: From Infinity Stones to Iron Man's Armor, the Real Science Behind the MCU Revealed. Adams Media, an imprint of Simon and Schuster. April 9th 2019 [URL]


Renaud Massart, Sergiy Dymov, Magali Millecamps, Matthew Suderman, Stephanie Gregoire, Kevin Koenigs, Sebastian Alvarado, Maral Tajerian, Laura S. Stone & Moshe Szyf. Overlapping signatures of chronic pain in the DNA methylation landscape of prefrontal cortex and peripheral T cells. Scientific Reports. January 28 2016. [URL] [PDF]


Sebastian Alvarado, Maral Tajerian, Matthew Suderman, Ziv Machnes, Stephanie Pierfelice, Magali Millecamps, Laura S. Stone, and Moshe Szyf. An epigenetic hypothesis for the genomic memory of pain. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. March 24 2015, [URL] [PDF]

Sebastian Alvarado, Rajendran Rajakumar, Ehab Abouheif, Moshe Szyf. Epigenetic variation in the Egfr gene generates quantitative variation in a complex trait in ants. Nature Communications. March 11 2015 [URL] [PDF]

Sebastian Alvarado, Timothy Mak, Sara Liu, Kenneth B Storey, Moshe Szyf. Dynamic changes in global and gene-specific DNA methylation during hibernation in adult thirteen-lined ground squirrels, Ictidomys tridecemlineatus. Journal of Experimental Biology. April 23 2015 [URL] [PDF]

Sebastian G. Alvarado , Kapa Lenkov , Blake Williams, Russell D. Fernald. Social Crowding during Development Causes Changes in GnRH1 DNA Methylation. PLoSOne October 30 2015. [URL] [PDF]


Sebastian Alvarado, Russell D. Fernald, Kenneth B. Storey, and Moshe Szyf. The Dynamic Nature of DNA Methylation: A Role in Response to Social and Seasonal Variation. Integrative and Comparative Biology May 10 2014. [URL] [PDF]


Sebastian Alvarado, Joanne Wyglinski, Matthew Suderman, Stephen A. Andrews, Moshe Szyf. Methylated DNA Binding Domain Protein 2 (MBD2) Coordinately Silences Gene Expression through Activation of the MicroRNA hsa-mir-496 Promoter in Breast Cancer Cell Line. PLoSONE October 19 2013. [URL] [PDF]

Maral Tajerian, Sebastian Alvarado, Magali Millecamps , Pascal Vachon, Cecilia Crosby , Catherine Bushnell, Moshe Szyf , and Laura Stone. Peripheral nerve injury is associated with chronic, reversible changes in global DNA methylation in the mouse prefrontal cortex. PLoSONE January 28 2013. [URL][PDF]

Sebastian Alvarado, Maral Tajerian, Magali Millecamps, Mathew Suderman, Laura S Stone, and Moshe Szyf. Peripheral nerve injury is accompanied by chronic transcriptome-wide changes in the mouse prefrontal cortex. Molecular Pain April 18 2013. [URL] [PDF]


Maral Tajerian, Sebastian Alvarado, Magali Millecamps, Thomas Dashwood, Kathleen M. Anderson, Lisbet Haglund, Jean Ouellet, Moshe Szyf , and Laura Stone. DNA methylation of SPARC and chronic low back pain. Molecular Pain August 11 2011. [URL][PDF]