Liza Merly and Sylvia Smith (2013) Collagen type II, alpha 1 protein: A bioactive component of shark cartilage, International Immunopharmacology, Volume 15: 309-315.
Liza Merly and Sylvia Smith, AAI Immunology 99th Annual Meeting 2012, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA. “Identification of a collagen type II alpha 1 protein in shark cartilage”, May 2012, Abstract No. 1359036
Liza Merly and Sylvia Smith, AAI Immunology 98th Annual Meeting 2011, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA. “Up-regulation of MCP-1 and RANTES by cartilage”, May 2011, Abstract No. 1067540
Liza Merly, Shabana Simjee, and Sylvia L. Smith (2007) Induction of inflammatory cytokines by cartilage extracts, International Immunopharmacology, Volume 7 (3): pp. 383-391.
Merly, L. & Smith, S.L. (2013): Collagen type II, alpha 1 protein: A bioactive component of
shark cartilage. International Immunopharmacology 15, 309-315.
Books and Book chapters
Merly, L. & Smith, S.L. (In Press): Shark-derived Immunomodulators. In The
Immunobiology of the Shark. Edited by Sylvia L. Smith, Robert Sim, and Martin Flajnik. Taylor & Francis Publishing.