Department of Cancer Biology

Student-Faculty Publications


(bold = CAB student or alumni, underline = CAB faculty) 


Aras, S., Saladi, S.V., Basuroy, T., Marathe, H.G., Lores, P., de la Serna, I.L. (2019) BAF60 mediates interactions between the microphthalmia-associated transcription factor and the BRG1-containing SWI/SNF complex during melanocyte differentiation. J. Cell Physiol. 234:1178-1179.

Datar, I., Kalpana, G.,
Choi, J., Basuroy, T., Trumbly, R., Arudra, S.K.C., McPhee, M.D., de la Serna, I., Yeung, K.C. (2019) Critical role of miR-10B in B-RafV600E dependent anchorage independent growth and invasion of melanoma cells. PLoS One 17;14(4):e0204387

Howard, C.M.,
Bearss, N., Subramaniyan, B., Tilley, A., Sridharan, S., Villa, N., Fraser, C.S., Raman, D. (2019) The CXCR4-LASP1-eIF4F axis promotes translation of oncogenic proteins in triple-negative breast cancer cells. Front. Oncol. 9:284. 

Ren, G., Zheng, X., Bommarito, M., Metzger, S., Walia, Y., Leston, J., Schroering, A., Kalinoski, A., Weaver, D., Figy, C., Yeung, K., Furuta, S. (2019) Reduced basal nitric oxide production induces precancerous mammary lesions via ERBB2 and TGFβ. Scientific Reports 9:6688.


Datar, I., Kalpana, G., de la Serna, I., Trumbly, R., Choi, J., Yeung, K.C. (2018) Critical role of MiR-10b in BRafV600E dependent anchorage-independent growth and invasion of melanoma cells. BioRxiv

Dvorak, K.M., Pettee, K.M., Rubinic-Minotti, K., Su, R., Nestor-Kalinoski, A., Eisenmann, K.M. (2018) Carcinoma-associate fibroblasts (CAFs) promote breast cancer motility by suppressing mammalian Diaphanous-related formin-2 (mDia2). PLos ONE, 13:e0195278.

LeCorgne, H., Tudosie, A.M, Lavik, K., Su, R., Becker, K.N., Moore, S., Walia, Y., Wisner, A., Koehler, D., Alberts, A.S., Williams, F.E. and Eisenmann, K.E. (2018) Differential toxicity of mDia formin-directed functional agonists and antagonists in developing zebrafish.  Fron. Pharmacol. 9: doi:10.3389/fphar.2018.00340.

Marathe, H.M., Watkins-Chow, D.E., Weider, M., Hoffman, A., Mehta, G., Trivedi, A., Aras, S. Basuroy, T., Mehrotra, A., Bennett, D.C., Wegner, M., Pavan, W.J., and de la Serna, I.L. (2017) BRG1 interacts with SOX10 to establish the melanocyte lineage. Nucleic Acids Res. 45:6442-6450.

Li, Z., Mbah, N.E.,
  and Maltese, W.A. (2018) Vacuole-inducing compounds that disrupt endolysosomal trafficking stimulate production of exosomes by glioblastoma cells. Mol. Cell. Biochem. 439:1-9.


Marathe, H.G., Watkins-Chow, D.E., Weider, M., Hoffmann, A., Mehta, G., Trivedi, A., Aras, S., Basuroy, T., Mehrotra, A., Bennett, D.C., Wegener, M., Pavan, W.J., and de la Serna, I.L. (2017) BRG1 interacts with SOX10 to establish the melanocyte lineage and to promote differentiation.  Nucleic Acids Res. 45:6442-6458. 

Mbah, N., Overmeyer, J.H., and Maltese, W.A. (2017) Disruption of endolysosomal trafficking pathways in glioma cells by methuosis-inducing indole-based chalcones. Cell Biol. Toxicol. 33:263-282.

Wyse, M.M., Goicoechea, S., Garcia-Mata, R., Nestor-Kalinoski, A.L., and Eisenmann, K.M. (2017) mDia2 and CXCL 12/CXCR4 chemokine signaling intersect to drive tumor cell amoeboid morphological transition.  Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 484: 255-261.


Datar, I.,  Qiu, X., Ma, H.Z., Yeung, M., Aras, S., de la Serna, I., Al-Mulla, F., Thiery, J.P., Trumbly, R., Fan, X, Cui, H., and Yeung, K.C. (2016) RKIP regulates CCL5 expression to inhibit breast cancer invasion and metastasis by controlling macrophage infiltration.  Oncotarget 6:39050-39061.

Mbah, N.E.,
 Overmeyer, J.H., and Maltese, W.A.  (2016) Disruption of endolysosomal trafficking pathways in glioma cells by methuosis-inducing indole-based chalcones.  Cell Biol. Toxicol. Epub ahead of print DOI:10.1007/s10565-016-9369-2

Trabbic, C.J., George, S.M., Alexander, E.M., Du, S., Offenbacher, J.M., Crissman, E.J., Overmeyer, J.H., Maltese, W.A., and Erhardt, P.W. (2016) Synthesis and biological evaluation of isomeric methoxy substitutions on anti-cancer indolylpyridinyl-propenones: effects on potency and mode of activityEur. J. Med. Chem. 122:79-91.

Ziske, M.A., Pettee, K.M., MaNada, K., Rubinic, K., and Eisenmann, K.M.  (2016) SMIFH2-mediated mDia formin functional inhibition potentiates chemotherapeutic targeting of human ovarian cancer spheroids. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 472:33-39.

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