Bénédicte Elena-Herrmann, Emilie Montellier, Anne Fages, Reut Bruck-Haimson, and Arieh Moussaieff. (2019) Multi-platform NMR study of pluripotent stem cells unveils complementary metabolic signatures towards differentiation. Sci Rep. In the print.

Shehadeh A, Bruck-Haimson R, Saidemberg D, Zacharia A, Herzberg S, Ben-Meir A, Moussaieff A. (2019) A shift in follicular fluid from triacylglycerols to membrane lipids is associated with positive pregnancy outcome. FASEB J. 2019 Sep;33(9):10291-10299.


Moussaieff A., Aberdam D. (2015) Energy Metabolites: Key mediators of the epigenetic state of pluripotency. Stem Cells. 33:2374-80.

Bartok O., Teesalu M., Hanan M., Poukkula M., Havula E., Moussaieff A., Vodala S., Nahmias Y., Kadener S., and Hietakangas V (2015) The transcription factor Cabut coordinates energy metabolism and the circadian clock in response to sugar sensing. EMBO J. 34:1538-53.

Avior Y., Levy G., Zimerman M., Kitsberg D., Schwartz R., Sadeh R., Moussaieff A., Cohen M., Itskovitz-Eldor J., Nahmias Y (2015) Microbial-derived lithocholic acid and vitamin K2 drive the metabolic maturation of pluripotent stem cells-derived and fetal hepatocytes.  Hepatology. 62:265-78.

Moussaieff A.*, Rouleau M., Kitsberg D., Shen-orr S., Laevsky I., Amit M., Bomze B, Cohen M., Scherf T., Nissim-Rafinia M., Meshorer E., Itskovitz-Eldor J., Aberdam D.*, and Nahmias Y.* (2015) Glycolysis-Mediated Changes in Acetyl-CoA and Histone Acetylation Control the Early Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells. Cell Metab. 21:392-402.


Moussaieff A., Rogachev I., Brodsky L., Malitsky S., Belcher H., Yativ M., Toal T.W., Brady S.M., Benfey P.N., Aharoni A. (2013) High-resolution metabolic mapping of cell types in plant roots. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110:E1232-41.


Moussaieff A., Gross M., Nesher E., Tikhonov E., Yadid G., Pinhasov A. (2012) Incensole acetate reduces depressive-like behavior and modulates hippocampal BDNF and CRF expression of submissive animals. J Psychopharmacol. 26:1584-93.

Rogers E.D., Jackson T., Moussaieff A., Aharoni A., Benfey P.N. (2012) Cell type-specific transcriptional profiling: implications for metabolite profiling. Plant J. 70:5-17.

Moussaieff A., Yu J., Zhu H., Gattoni-Celli S., Shohami E., Kindy M.S. (2012) Protective effects of incensole acetate on cerebral ischemic injury. Brain Res. 1443:89-97.

Brodsky L., Moussaieff A., Shahaf  N., Aharoni A., Rogachev I. (2010) Evaluation of peak picking quality in LC-MS metabolomics data. Anal Chem. 82:9177-87.

Moussaieff, A. and Mechoulam, R. (2009).  Boswellia resin: from religious ceremonies to medical uses; a review of in‐vitro, in‐vivo and clinical trials. J Pharm Pharmacol. 61:1281-93.

Moussaieff, A. *, Fride, E., Bregman, T., Felder, C.C., Shoham, S., Kashman, Y., Rimmerman, N., Huang, S.M., Lee, H. Caterina, M.J., Shohami, E., Walker, J.M. and Mechoulam, R.* (2008).  Incensole acetate, an incense component, elicits psychoactivity by activating TRPV3 channels in the brain. FASEB J. 22:3024-34.


Moussaieff, A.,*, Shohami, E., Gallily, R., Kashman, Y., Fride, E., Schmitz, M.L. Renner, F., Fiebich, B.L., Munoz, E., Ben-Neriah, Y. and Mechoulam, R. (2007). Incensole acetate, a novel anti-inflammatory compound from Boswellia resin inhibits nuclear factor (NF)-kappa B via suppression of TAK-1 mediated IKK phosphorylation.  Mol Pharmacol. 72:1657-64.


Moussaieff, A., Shein, N.A., Tsenter, J., Grigoriadis, S., Simeonidou, C., Alexandrovich, A.G., Trembovler, V., Ben-Neriah, Y., Schmitz, M.L., Fiebich, B.L., Munoz, E., Mechoulam, R. and Shohami, E. (2008). Incensole acetate – a novel neuroprotective agent isolated from Boswellia carterii.  J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 28:1341-52.

Hanuš, L.O., Moussaieff, A., Řezanka, T., Abu-Lafi, S. and Dembitsky, V.M.  (2007). Phytochemical Analysis and Comparison for Differentiation of Boswellia carterii and Boswellia serrata. Nat Prod Commun. 2:139-42.

Hanuš, L.O., Dembitsky, V.M. and Moussaieff, A. (2006). Comparative studies in the volatile compounds from fresh fruits of Mandragora autumnalis. Acta Chromatogr. 17:151-160.

Hanuš, L.O., Rezanka, T., Dembitsky, V.M. and Moussaieff, A. (2005). Myrrh – commiphora chemistry. Biomed Pap. 149:3-28.

Moussaieff, A., Fride, E., Amar, Z., Lev, E., Steinberg, D., Gallily, R. and Mechoulam, R. (2005). The Jerusalem balsam: from the franciscan monastery in the old city of Jerusalem to Martindale 32. J Ethnopharmacol. 101:16-26.

Jabbour, A., Steinberg, D., Dembitsky, V.M., Moussaieff, A., Zaks, B. and Srebnik, M. (2004).Synthesis and evaluation of oxazaborolidines for antibacterial activity against Streptococcus mutans. J Med Chem. 47:2409-10.


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