Acid-sensing ion channel 3 deficiency increases inflammation but decreases pain behavior in murine arthritis
, Firestein and coworkers collaborating with University of Iowa, Arthritis Rheum, May 2013.
An imprinted rheumatoid arthritis methylome signature reflects pathogenic phenotype
, Firestein and coworkers, Genome Med, April 2013.
Major Active Grants
NIH RePORTER list of projects with Dr. Firestein as PI:5R01AR071321-04
Joint-location specific pathogenic pathways in rheumatoid arthritisL1TR001442-08
UC San Diego Clinical and Translational Research Institute
Methotrexate treatment of Arthritis caused by Chikungunya virus (MARCH): A randomized controlled trial of methotrexate versus placebo in the treatment of chronic arthritis after chikungunya infection
In addition, numerous foundation and industry sponsored grants.