Orian S. Shirihai, MD, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Gastroenterology

MD, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
PhD, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology



Expertise includes: Mitochondial biology; Mitochondrial bioenergetics; Mitochondrial dynamics; Imaging of mitochondrial architecture and function; Microscopy.

Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)
Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences


Boston Medical Center





Role of IAPP in Islet Dysfunction in Diabetes
04/01/2015 - 01/31/2020 (PI)
Univ of California, Los Angeles NIH-NIDDK

Mitochondrial Dynamics in Beta Cell Function & Dysfunction
08/01/2012 - 07/31/2017 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5R01DK074778-10

Mitochondrial Dynamics in Beta Cell Function & Dysfunction
08/01/2012 - 07/31/2017 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Barbara A. Corkey, PhD
NIH-NIDDK
5R01DK074778-10

Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 2
02/01/2014 - 01/31/2017 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
5R01DK056690-14

Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency
04/01/2014 - 04/02/2016 (PI)
NIH-NIDDK
1R01DK099618-01A1

Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency
04/01/2014 - 04/02/2016 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Barbara A. Corkey, PhD
NIH-NIDDK
5R01DK099618-03

Testing Mitochondrial Bioenergetics
09/05/2012 - 03/31/2016 (PI)
BioEnergetics, LLC

Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes
04/01/2011 - 01/31/2016 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Barbara A. Corkey, PhD
NIH-NIDDK
5R01 DK056690-13

Binding of Annexin Proteins to Cancer Cells
08/01/2013 - 10/01/2015 (PI)
Advanced Proteome Therapeutics, Inc.

Metabolic Regulation of Insulin Secretion
09/15/2010 - 12/30/2014 (Activity-level PI)
PI: Barbara A. Corkey, PhD
NIH-NIDDK
5R01 DK035914-28

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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2017 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 7R01DK099618-04 1
2016 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 5R01DK099618-03 1
2015 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 5R01DK099618-02 1
2015 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-10 38
2015 Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 5R01DK056690-15 38
2014 Mitochondrial regulation of energy efficiency 1R01DK099618-01A1 1
2014 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-09 38
2014 Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 5R01DK056690-14 38
2013 Mitochondrial dynamics in beta cell function and dysfunction 5R01DK074778-08 38
2013 Metabolic Signal Transduction in Adipocytes 5R01DK056690-13 38
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Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Xu S, Catapang A, Braas D, Stiles L, Doh HM, Lee JT, Graeber TG, Damoiseaux R, Shirihai O, Herschman HR. A precision therapeutic strategy for hexokinase 1-null, hexokinase 2-positive cancers. Cancer Metab. 2018; 6:7. PMID: 29988332.
     
  2. Liesa M, Shirihai OS. Mitochondrial adaptation in obesity is a ClpPicated business. EMBO Rep. 2018 Jun; 19(6). PMID: 29789387.
     
  3. Rodríguez-Nuevo A, Díaz-Ramos A, Noguera E, Díaz-Sáez F, Duran X, Muñoz JP, Romero M, Plana N, Sebastián D, Tezze C, Romanello V, Ribas F, Seco J, Planet E, Doctrow SR, González J, Borràs M, Liesa M, Palacín M, Vendrell J, Villarroya F, Sandri M, Shirihai O, Zorzano A. Mitochondrial DNA and TLR9 drive muscle inflammation upon Opa1 deficiency. EMBO J. 2018 May 15; 37(10).View Related Profiles. PMID: 29632021.
     
  4. Benador IY, Veliova M, Mahdaviani K, Petcherski A, Wikstrom JD, Assali EA, Acín-Pérez R, Shum M, Oliveira MF, Cinti S, Sztalryd C, Barshop WD, Wohlschlegel JA, Corkey BE, Liesa M, Shirihai OS. Mitochondria Bound to Lipid Droplets Have Unique Bioenergetics, Composition, and Dynamics that Support Lipid Droplet Expansion. Cell Metab. 2018 Apr 03; 27(4):869-885.e6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29617645.
     
  5. Zhou Z, Ribas V, Rajbhandari P, Drew BG, Moore TM, Fluitt AH, Reddish BR, Whitney KA, Georgia S, Vergnes L, Reue K, Liesa M, Shirihai O, van der Bliek AM, Chi NW, Mahata SK, Tiano JP, Hewitt SC, Tontonoz P, Korach KS, Mauvais-Jarvis F, Hevener AL. Estrogen receptor a protects pancreatic ß-cells from apoptosis by preserving mitochondrial function and suppressing endoplasmic reticulum stress. J Biol Chem. 2018 Mar 30; 293(13):4735-4751. PMID: 29378845.
     
  6. Alsabeeh N, Chausse B, Kakimoto PA, Kowaltowski AJ, Shirihai O. Cell culture models of fatty acid overload: Problems and solutions. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2018 02; 1863(2):143-151.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29155055.
     
  7. Montemurro C, Vadrevu S, Gurlo T, Butler AE, Vongbunyong KE, Petcherski A, Shirihai OS, Satin LS, Braas D, Butler PC, Tudzarova S. Cell cycle-related metabolism and mitochondrial dynamics in a replication-competent pancreatic beta-cell line. Cell Cycle. 2017; 16(21):2086-2099. PMID: 28820316.
     
  8. Tkatch T, Greotti E, Baranauskas G, Pendin D, Roy S, Nita LI, Wettmarshausen J, Prigge M, Yizhar O, Shirihai OS, Fishman D, Hershfinkel M, Fleidervish IA, Perocchi F, Pozzan T, Sekler I. Optogenetic control of mitochondrial metabolism and Ca2+ signaling by mitochondria-targeted opsins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 06 27; 114(26):E5167-E5176. PMID: 28611221.
     
  9. Mahdaviani K, Benador IY, Su S, Gharakhanian RA, Stiles L, Trudeau KM, Cardamone M, Enríquez-Zarralanga V, Ritou E, Aprahamian T, Oliveira MF, Corkey BE, Perissi V, Liesa M, Shirihai OS. Mfn2 deletion in brown adipose tissue protects from insulin resistance and impairs thermogenesis. EMBO Rep. 2017 Jul; 18(7):1123-1138.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28539390.
     
  10. Zeng C, Mulas F, Sui Y, Guan T, Miller N, Tan Y, Liu F, Jin W, Carrano AC, Huising MO, Shirihai OS, Yeo GW, Sander M. Pseudotemporal Ordering of Single Cells Reveals Metabolic Control of Postnatal ß Cell Proliferation. Cell Metab. 2017 May 02; 25(5):1160-1175.e11.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28467932.
     
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 108 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2012

YearPublications
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19983
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20044
20051
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20074
20084
200910
20105
20119
201215
20137
20147
201511
201611
20176
20185
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autopagy
fission
fusion
Mitochondria
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