Student Publications

MSTP students provide a wealth of research publications focusing on neuorlogy to cancer biology. The diversity of research found in our students' publications reinforces the concept of laboratory discoveries as they are translated to the clinical setting.

Given are current publications for review. The PMID number is provided for your convenience.



Jarboe JSDutta SVelu SEWilley CD. Mini-review: bmx kinase inhibitors for cancer therapy.Recent Pat Anticancer Drug Discov.2013 Sep;8(3):228-38. (Review) PMID: 23198769.

Guzman-Karlsson MCMeadows JPGavin CFHablitz JJSweatt JD.Transcriptional and Epigenetic Regulation of Hebbian and non-Hebbian Plasticity.Neuropharmacology.2014 Jan 10. pii: S0028-3908(14)00007-0. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2014.01.001. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24418102.

Turner KLHonasoge ARobert SMMcFerrin MMSontheimer H.A proinvasive role for the Ca2+-activated K+channel KCa3.1 in malignant glioma. Glia.2014 Mar 2. doi: 10.1002/glia.22655. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24585442.

Nwaobi SELin EPeramsetty SROlsen ML. DNA methylation functions as a critical regulator of Kir4.1 expression during CNS development.Glia.2014 Jan 10. doi: 10.1002/glia.22613. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24415225.

Robert SMOgunrinu-Babarinde THolt KTSontheimer H. Role of Glutamate Transporters in Redox Homeostasis of the Brain.Neurochem Int.2014 Jan 10. pii: S0197-0186(14)00002-3. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2014.01.001. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24418113.

Brady AMCalix JJYu JGeno KACutter GRNahm MH.Low invasiveness of pneumococcal serotype 11A is linked to ficolin-2 recognition of O-acetylated capsule epitopes and lectin complement pathway activation.J Infect Dis.2014 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24683196.

Tong XAo YFaas GCNwaobi SEXu JHaustein MDAnderson MAMody IOlsen MLSofroniew MVKhakh BSAstrocyte Kir4.1 ion channel deficits contribute to neuronal dysfunction in Huntington's disease model mice.Nat Neurosci.2014 Mar 30. doi: 10.1038/nn.3691. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24686787.

Jones CMWells RMMadduri AVRenfrow MBRatledge CMoody DBNiederweis M. Self-poisoning of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by interrupting siderophore recycling.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.2014 Feb 4;111(5):1945-50. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1311402111. Epub 2014 Jan 13. PMID: 24497493. PMCID: PMC3918798.

Liu NNXi YCallaghan MUFribley AMoore-Smith LZimmerman JWPasche B,Zeng QLi YL. SMAD4 is a potential prognostic marker in human breast carcinomas.Tumour Biol.2014 Jan;35(1):641-50. doi: 10.1007/s13277-013-1088-1. Epub 2013 Aug 24. PMID: 23975369.

Jian W1Xu HGChen JXu ZXLevitt JMStanley JAYang ESLerner SPSonpavde G. Activity of CEP-9722, a poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase inhibitor, in urothelial carcinoma correlates inversely with homologous recombination repair response to DNA damage.Anticancer Drugs.2014 Apr 7. [Epub ahead of print]   PMID: 24714082.

McGuire JLHammond JHYates SDChen DHaroutunian VMeador-Woodruff JHMcCullumsmith RE. Altered Serine/Threonine Kinase Activity in Schizophrenia.Brain Res.2014 Apr 25. pii: S0006-8993(14)00577-0. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2014.04.029. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24780530.

Witte SMuljo SA. Integrating non-coding RNAs in JAK-STAT regulatory networks.JAKSTAT.2014 Jan 1;3(1):e28055. Epub 2014 Feb 20. Review. PMID: 24778925.

Honasoge AShelton KASontheimer H. Autocrine regulation of glioma cell proliferation via pHe-sensitive K(+) channels.Am J Physiol Cell Physiol.2014 Mar 1;306(5):C493-505. doi: 10.1152/ajpcell.00097.2013. Epub 2013 Dec 31. PMID: 24380845.

Liu WBeck BHVaidya KSNash KTFeeley KPBallinger SWPounds KMDenning WLDiers ARLandar ADhar AIwakuma TWelch DRMetastasis suppressor KISS1 seems to reverse the Warburg effect by enhancing mitochondrial biogenesis.Cancer Res.2014 Feb 1;74(3):954-63. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-1183. Epub 2013 Dec 18. PMID: 24351292.

Shah MMDobbin ZCNowsheen SWieglos MKatre AAAlvarez RDKonstantinopoulos PAYang ESLanden CN. An ex vivo assay of XRT-induced Rad51 foci formation predicts response to PARP-inhibition in ovarian cancer.Gynecol Oncol.2014 May 15. pii: S0090-8258(14)00964-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.05.009. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24844596.

Gamble KLBerry RFrank SJYoung ME   Nat Rev Endocrinol.2014 May 27. doi: 10.1038/nrendo.2014.78. [Epub ahead of print]. Circadian clock control of endocrine factors.PMID: 24863387.

Thomas EMPopple RAWu XClark GMMarkert JMGuthrie BLYuan YDobelbower MCSpencer SAFiveash JB. Comparison of Plan Quality and Delivery Time between Volumetric Arc Therapy (RapidArc) and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Multiple Cranial Metastases.Neurosurgery.2014 May 27. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24871143.

Cuddapah VARobel SWatkins SSontheimer H.A neurocentric perspective on glioma invasion.Nat Rev Neurosci.2014 Jun 20;15(7):455-65. doi: 10.1038/nrn3765. PMID: 24946761.

Watkins SRobel SKimbrough IFRobert SMEllis-Davies GSontheimer H. Disruption of astrocyte-vascular coupling and the blood-brain barrier by invading glioma cells.Nat Commun.2014 Jun 19;5:4196. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5196. PMID: 24943270.

Robert SMSontheimer H.Glutamate transporters in the biology of malignant gliomas.Cell Mol Life Sci.2014 May;71(10):1839-54. doi: 10.1007/s00018-013-1521-z. Epub 2013 Nov 27. PMID:24281762. PMCID: PMC3999209.

Tong XAo YFaas GCNwaobi SEXu JHaustein MDAnderson MAMody IOlsen MLSofroniew MVKhakh BS. Astrocyte Kir4.1 ion channel deficits contribute to neuronal dysfunction in Huntington's disease model mice.Nat Neurosci.2014 May;17(5):694-703. doi: 10.1038/nn.3691. Epub 2014 Mar 30. PMID: 24686787.

Merino AMDugast ASWilson CMGoepfert PAAlter GKaslow RATang J. KIR2DS4 Promotes HIV-1 Pathogenesis: New Evidence from Analyses of Immunogenetic Data and Natural Killer Cell Function. PLoS One.2014 Jun 5;9(6):e99353. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0099353. eCollection 2014. PMID: 24901871. PMCID: PMC4047121.

Kraguljac NVWhite DMHadley JReid MALahti AC. Hippocampal-parietal dysconnectivity and glutamate abnormalities in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia.Hippocampus.2014 Jul 17. doi: 10.1002/hipo.22332. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25045047

Campbell SLRobel SCuddapah VARobert SBuckingham SCKahle KTSontheimer H.GABAergic disinhibition and impaired KCC2 cotransporter activity underlie tumor-associated epilepsy.Glia.2014 Jul 26. doi: 10.1002/glia.22730. [Epub ahead of print].   PMID: 25066727.

Dobbin ZCKatre AASteg ADErickson BKShah MMAlvarez RDConner MGSchneider DChen DLanden CNUsing heterogeneity of the patient-derived xenograft model to identify the chemoresistant population in ovarian cancer.Oncotarget.2014 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25209969

Steg ADBurke MRAmm HMKatre AADobbin ZCJeong DHLanden CNProteasome inhibition reverses hedgehog inhibitor and taxane resistance in ovarian cancer.Oncotarget.2014 Aug 30;5(16):7065-80. PMID: 25216523

Calfa GLi WRutherford JMPozzo-Miller L Excitation/Inhibition imbalance and impaired synaptic inhibition in hippocampal area CA3 of Mecp2 knockout mice. Hippocampus.2014 Sep 10. doi: 10.1002/hipo.22360. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25209930

Lewis TBGlasgow JNHarms ASStandaert DGCuriel DT. Fiber-modified adenovirus for central nervous system Parkinson's disease gene therapy.Viruses.2014 Aug 21;6(8):3293-310. doi: 10.3390/v6083293. PMID: 25196484 PMCID: PMC4147696