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Social regulation of gene expression in human leukocytes

Steve W Cole123*, Louise C Hawkley4, Jesusa M Arevalo1, Caroline Y Sung2, Robert M Rose5 and John T Cacioppo4

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 90095-1678, USA

2 UCLA AIDS Institute, UCLA Molecular Biology Institute, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

3 Norman Cousins Center

4 Department of Psychology, and Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago

5 Institute for Medical Humanities, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, and the John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation

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Genome Biology 2007, 8:R189  doi:10.1186/gb-2007-8-9-r189

Published: 13 September 2007

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Additional data file 1:

Transcripts identified by microarray analysis as differentially expressed in leukocytes from high- versus low-lonely individuals.

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Additional data file 2:

Results of confirmatory RT-PCR analyses verifying differential expression of selected transcripts.

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