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  1. Inhibition of pancreatic β-cell Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II reduces glucose-stimulated calcium influx and insulin secretion, impairing glucose tolerance. Dadi PK, Vierra NC, Ustione A, Piston DW, Colbran RJ, Jacobson DA (2014) J Biol Chem 289(18): 12435-45
    › Primary publication · 24627477 (PubMed) · PMC4007438 (PubMed Central)
  2. Differential stimulation of insulin secretion by GLP-1 and Kisspeptin-10. Schwetz TA, Reissaus CA, Piston DW (2014) PLoS One 9(11): e113020
    › Primary publication · 25401335 (PubMed) · PMC4234631 (PubMed Central)
  3. Connexin 36 mediates blood cell flow in mouse pancreatic islets. Short KW, Head WS, Piston DW (2014) Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 306(3): E324-31
    › Primary publication · 24326425 (PubMed) · PMC3920012 (PubMed Central)
  4. Cellular communication and heterogeneity in pancreatic islet insulin secretion dynamics. Benninger RK, Piston DW (2014) Trends Endocrinol Metab 25(8): 399-406
    › Primary publication · 24679927 (PubMed) · PMC4112137 (PubMed Central)
  5. Biophysical Journal special issue: focus on quantitative cell biology. Piston DW (2014) Biophys J 107(11): E01
    › Primary publication · 25468353 (PubMed) · PMC4255198 (PubMed Central)
  6. A microfluidic-enabled mechanical microcompressor for the immobilization of live single- and multi-cellular specimens. Yan Y, Jiang L, Aufderheide KJ, Wright GA, Terekhov A, Costa L, Qin K, McCleery WT, Fellenstein JJ, Ustione A, Robertson JB, Johnson CH, Piston DW, Hutson MS, Wikswo JP, Hofmeister W, Janetopoulos C (2014) Microsc Microanal 20(1): 141-51
    › Primary publication · 24444078 (PubMed) · PMC4026272 (PubMed Central)
  7. Ablation of PRDM16 and beige adipose causes metabolic dysfunction and a subcutaneous to visceral fat switch. Cohen P, Levy JD, Zhang Y, Frontini A, Kolodin DP, Svensson KJ, Lo JC, Zeng X, Ye L, Khandekar MJ, Wu J, Gunawardana SC, Banks AS, Camporez JP, Jurczak MJ, Kajimura S, Piston DW, Mathis D, Cinti S, Shulman GI, Seale P, Spiegelman BM (2014) Cell 156(1-2): 304-16
    › Primary publication · 24439384 (PubMed) · PMC3922400 (PubMed Central)
  8. Two-photon excitation microscopy for the study of living cells and tissues. Benninger RK, Piston DW (2013) Curr Protoc Cell Biol : Unit 4.11.1-24
    › Primary publication · 23728746 (PubMed) · PMC4004770 (PubMed Central)
  9. Neuropeptide Y and somatostatin inhibit insulin secretion through different mechanisms. Schwetz TA, Ustione A, Piston DW (2013) Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 304(2): E211-21
    › Primary publication · 23211512 (PubMed) · PMC3543566 (PubMed Central)
  10. Minireview: Dopaminergic regulation of insulin secretion from the pancreatic islet. Ustione A, Piston DW, Harris PE (2013) Mol Endocrinol 27(8): 1198-207
    › Primary publication · 23744894 (PubMed) · PMC3725340 (PubMed Central)