Student Publications

CCB Students produce substantial bodies of work that lead to high quality, peer-reviewed publications.  The menus below highlight papers our students have published in recent years.  


Tiwari, P., Blank, A., Cui, C., Schoenfelt, K.Q., Zhou, G., Xu, Y., Khramtsova, G., Olopade, F., Shah, A.M., Khan, S.A., Rosner, M.R., & Becker, L. (2019). Metabolically activated mammary adipose tissue macrophages link obesity to triple-negative breast cancer. J. Exp. Med, 216(6), 1345-1358.

Di, Z., Tang, Z., Huang, H., Zhou, G., Cui, C., Weng, Y., Liu, W., Kim, S., Lee, S., Perez-Neut, M., Czyz, D., Hu, R., Ye, Z., He, M., Zheng, G.Y., Shuman, H., Ding, J., Dai, L., Ren, B., Roeder, R.G., Becker, L., & Zhao, Y. (2019). Metabolic regulation of gene expression by histone lactylation. Nature.

Rosenberg, Jillian and Huang, Jun. Visualizing Surface T-cell Receptor Dynamics Four-dimensionally Using Lattice Light-sheet Microscopy. JoVE.

Trendowski MR,  El Charif O,  Ratain MJ, Monahan P, Mu Z, Wheeler HE, Dinh Jr PC, Feldman DR,  Ardeshir-Rouhani-Fard S, Hamilton RJ, Vaughn DJ, Fung C, Kollmannsberger C, Mushiroda T, Kubo M, Hannigan R, Strathmann F, Einhorn LH, Fossa SD, Travis LB, Dolan ME. Clinical and Genome-Wide Analysis of Serum Platinum Levels after Cisplatin-Based Chemotherapy. Clin Cancer Res 2019; 25(19): 5913-5924. (PMID: 31296530)  

El Charif O, Mapes B, Trendowski MR, Wheeler HE, Wing C, Dinh Jr PC, Frisina RD, Feldman DR, Hamilton RJ, Vaughn DJ, Fung C, Kollmannsberger C, Mushiroda T, Michiaki Kubo M, Gamazon ER, Cox NJ, Huddart R, Ardeshir-Rouhani-Fard S, Monahan P, Fossa SD, Einhorn LH, Travis LB, Dolan ME. Clinical and genome-wide analysis of cisplatin-induced tinnitus implicates novel ototoxic mechanisms. Clin Cancer Res 2019; 25(13): 4104-4116. (PMID: 30952644)

Trendowski MR, El Charif O, Dinh Jr. PC, Travis LB, and Dolan ME. Genetic and modifiable risk factors contributing to cisplatin-induced toxicities. Clin Cancer Res 2019; 25(4): 1147-1155. (PMID: 30305294)



Coats, B.R., Schoenfelt, K.Q., Barbosa-Lorenzi, V.C., Peris, E., Cui, C., Hoffman, A., Zhou, G., ... Becker, L. (2017). Metabolically activated adipose tissue macrophages perform detrimental and beneficial functions during diet-induced obesity. Cell reports 20(13), 3149-3161.

Guo A, Lu P, Lee J, Zhen C, Chiosis G, Wang YL. HSP90 stabilizes B-cell receptor kinases in a multi-client interactome: PU-H71 induces CLL apoptosis in a cytoprotective microenvironment. Oncogene. 2017 Jun 15;36(24):3441-3449. doi: 10.1038/onc.2016.494. Epub 2017 Jan 23.

Wang WG, Liu ZB, Jiang XN, Lee J, Zhou XY, Li XQ .MYC Protein Dysregulation is Driven by BCR-PI3K Signaling in Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma. Histopathology. 2017 Jun 21. doi: 10.1111/his.13287. [Epub ahead of print]

Lee J, Lee P, Wu X. Molecular and cytoskeletal regulations in epidermal development. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2017 Sep;69:18-25. doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.05.018. Epub 2017 May 31.

Li YZhang JYue JGou XWu X.  Epidermal Stem Cells in Skin Wound Healing. Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2017 Sep 1;6(9):297-307. doi: 10.1089/wound.2017.0728.

Yue J, Gou X, Li Y, Wicksteed B, Wu X. Engineered Epidermal Progenitor Cells Can Correct Diet-Induced Obesity and Diabetes. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 Aug 3;21(2):256-263.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2017.06.016.

Lee P, Jiang S, Li Y, Yue J, Gou X, Chen SY, Zhao Y, Schober M, Tan M, Wu X. Phosphorylation of Pkp1 by RIPK4 regulates epidermal differentiation and skin tumorigenesis. EMBO J. 2017 Jul 3;36(13):1963-1980. doi: 10.15252/embj.201695679. Epub 2017 May 15.

Bainer RO, Trendowski MR, Cheng C, Pei D, Yang W, Paugh SW, Goss KH, Skol AD, Pavlidis P, Pui C, Gilliam TC, Evans WE , Onel K. A p53-regulated apoptotic gene signature predicts treatment response and outcome in pediatric ALL. Cancer Manag Res 2017: In Press. 

Zhou, D, Zhou D, Springer MZ, Xu D, Liu D, Hudmon A, Macleod KF, Meroueh SO. Small molecules inhibit STAT3 activation, autophagy, and cancer cell anchorage-independent growth. Bioorg Med Chem25, 2995-3005, doi:10.1016/j.bmc.2017.03.048 (2017).

Drake, L. E., Springer, MZ, Poole, L. P., Kim, C. J. & Macleod, K. F. Expanding perspectives on the significance of mitophagy in cancer. Semin Cancer Biol, doi:10.1016/j.semcancer.2017.04.008 (2017).

Kach J, Long TM, Selman P, Tonsing-Carter EY, Bacalao MA, Lastra RR, de Wet L, Comiskey S, Gillard M, VanOpstall C, West DC, Chan WC, Griend DV, Conzen SD, Szmulewitz RZ. Selective Glucocorticoid Receptor Modulators (SGRMs) Delay Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer Growth. Mol Cancer Ther. 2017;16(8):1680-92. PMID: 28428441.

Bhanvadia R, VanOpstall C, Brechka H, Barashi N, Gillard M, McAuley E, Paner G, Chan WC, DeMarzo A, Han M, Szmulewitz RZ, and Vander Griend DJ. MEIS1 and MEIS2 Expression and Prostate Cancer Progression: A Role for HOXB13 Binding Partners in Metastatic Disease. Submitted, 2017.

Looyenga B, Lanning N, VanOpstall C, Goodall M, and MacKeigan J. LRRK2 Deficiency Impairs trans-Golgi to Lysosome Trafficking and Endocytic Degradation in Human Renal Epithelial Cells. Submitted, 2017