Gupta D, Menon S, Criqui MH, and BK Sun. Temporal Association of Reduced Serum Vitamin D with COVID-19 Infection: Two Single-Institution Case–Control Studies. Nutrients. 2022. doi: 10.3390/nu14132757.


Ahn GS, Acuff K, Sun BK, and SL Baxter. Spectrum of severe ocular complications following dupilumab exposure: A perspective from the ophthalmology clinic. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2021. doi:/10.1016/j.jaad.2021.10.015.


Wang L, Cheng B, Ju Q, Sun BK. AhR regulates peptidoglycan-induced inflammatory gene expression in human keratinocytes. J Innate Immun. 2021, doi: 10.1159/000517627.

Wang L, Yang M, Wang X, Cheng B, Ju Q, Eichenfield DZ, Sun BK. Glucocorticoids promote CCL20 expression in keratinocytes. Br J Dermatol. 2021,

Otten ABC, Sun BK. Research Techniques Made Simple: CRISPR Genetic Screens. J Invest Dermatol. 2020 Apr;140(4):723-728.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2020.01.018.

Cai P, Otten ABC, Cheng B, Ishii MA, Zhang W, Huang B, Qu K, Sun BK. A genome-wide long noncoding RNA CRISPRi screen identifies PRANCR as a novel regulator of epidermal homeostasis. Genome Res. 2020 Jan;30(1):22-34. doi: 10.1101/gr.251561.119.

Chen SY, Ishii MA, Cheng B, Otten ABC, Sun BK. HOPX Is a ZNF750 Target that Promotes Late Epidermal Differentiation. J Invest Dermatol. 2019 Sep;139(9):2039-2042.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2019.03.1141. 

Eichenfield DZ, Cotter D, Thorson J, Hinds B, Sun BK. Agminated blue nevus with a GNAQ mutation: A case report and review of the literature. J Cutan Pathol. 2019 Feb;46(2):130-133. doi: 10.1111/cup.13373.

Ishii MA, Miyachi KJ, Cheng B, Sun BK. Aging-Associated Decline of Epidermal PSMD8 Contributes to Impaired Skin Function. J Invest Dermatol. 2018 Apr;138(4):976-978. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2017.10.034.

Cai ED, Sun BK, Chiang A, Rogers A, Bernet L, Cheng B, Teng J, Rieger KE, Sarin KY. Postzygotic Mutations in Beta-Actin Are Associated with Becker's Nevus and Becker's Nevus Syndrome. J Invest Dermatol. 2017 Aug;137(8):1795-1798. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2017.03.017.

Sun BK, Wang H, Kim J, Chen JK, Sun L, Zhang Y, Swetter SM. Mutational profile of primary dermal melanoma: A case series. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Dec;75(6):1263-1265.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2016.08.028.

Pyles MN, Nkansah N, Sun BK. Patient satisfaction in dermatologic care delivered by a medical-student-run free clinic. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Jun;74(6):1265-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2015.12.036.

Sun BK, Boxer LD, Ransohoff JD, Siprashvili Z, Qu K, Lopez-Pajares V, Hollmig ST, Khavari PA. CALML5 is a ZNF750- and TINCR-induced protein that binds stratifin to regulate epidermal differentiation. Genes Dev. 2015 Nov 1;29(21):2225-30. doi: 10.1101/gad.267708.115.

Sun BK, Siprashvili Z, Khavari PA. Advances in skin grafting and treatment of cutaneous wounds. Science. 2014 Nov 21;346(6212):941-5. doi: 10.1126/science.1253836.

Sarin KY, Sun BK, Bangs CD, Cherry A, Swetter SM, Kim J, Khavari PA. Activating HRAS mutation in agminated Spitz nevi arising in a nevus spilus. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Sep;149(9):1077-81. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.4745.

Sun BK, Saggini A, Sarin KY, Kim J, Benjamin L, LeBoit PE, Khavari PA. Mosaic activating RAS mutations in nevus sebaceus and nevus sebaceus syndrome. J Invest Dermatol. 2013 Mar;133(3):824-827. doi: 10.1038/jid.2012.377.

Sun BK, Tsao H. X-chromosome inactivation and skin disease. J Invest Dermatol. 2008 Dec;128(12):2753-9. doi: 10.1038/jid.2008.145. 

Sun BK, Tsao H. Small RNAs in development and disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008 Nov;59(5):725-37; quiz 738-40. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2008.08.017.

Zhao J, Sun BK, Erwin JA, Song JJ, Lee JT. Polycomb proteins targeted by a short repeat RNA to the mouse X chromosome. Science. 2008 Oct 31;322(5902):750-6. doi: 10.1126/science.1163045.

Ogawa Y, Sun BK, Lee JT. Intersection of the RNA interference and X-inactivation pathways. Science. 2008 Jun 6;320(5881):1336-41. doi: 10.1126/science.1157676. 

Sun BK, Deaton AM, Lee JT. A transient heterochromatic state in Xist preempts X inactivation choice without RNA stabilization. Mol Cell. 2006 Mar 3;21(5):617-28. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2006.01.028.

Boumil RM, Ogawa Y, Sun BK, Huynh KD, Lee JT. Differential methylation of Xite and CTCF sites in Tsix mirrors the pattern of X-inactivation choice in mice. Mol Cell Biol. 2006 Mar;26(6):2109-17. doi: 10.1128/MCB.26.6.2109-2117.2006. 

Anguera MC, Sun BK, Xu N, Lee JT. X-chromosome kiss and tell: how the Xs go their separate ways. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2006;71:429-37. doi: 10.1101/sqb.2006.71.012.


Hacia JG, Fan JB, Ryder O, Jin L, Edgemon K, Ghandour G, Mayer RA, Sun B, Hsie L, Robbins CM, Brody LC, Wang D, Lander ES, Lipshutz R, Fodor SP, Collins FS. Determination of ancestral alleles for human single-nucleotide polymorphisms using high-density oligonucleotide arrays. Nat Genet. 1999 Jun;22(2):164-7. doi: 10.1038/9674.

Hacia JG, Sun B, Hunt N, Edgemon K, Mosbrook D, Robbins C, Fodor SP, Tagle DA, Collins FS.Strategies for mutational analysis of the large multiexon ATM gene using high-density oligonucleotide arrays. Genome Res. 1998 Dec;8(12):1245-58. doi: 10.1101/gr.8.12.1245.

Hacia JG, Edgemon K, Sun B, Stern D, Fodor SP, Collins FS. Two color hybridization analysis using high density oligonucleotide arrays and energy transfer dyes. Nucleic Acids Res. 1998 Aug 15;26(16):3865-6. doi: 10.1093/nar/26.16.3865.