Department of Cancer Biology

Student-Faculty Publications

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


Aras, S., Saladi, S.V., Mehta, G., Marathe H.G., Basuroy, T., Lores, P., and de la Serna, I.L. (2017) BAF60A mediates interactions between MITF and the BRG1 containing SWI/SNF complex during melanocyte differentiation. Submitted to J. Cell. Physiol.

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.


Arden, J.D.
, Lavik, K.I., Rubinic, K.A., Chiaia, N., Khuder, S.A., Howard, M.J., Nestor-Kalinoski, A.L., Alberts, A.S., and Eisenmann, K.M. (2015) Small molecule agonists of mammalian Diaphanous-related (mDia) formins reveal an effective glioblastoma anti-invasion strategy.  Mol. Biol. Cell, 26:3704-3718.

Mehta, G., Kumarasamy, K., Wu, J., Liu, L., Williams, K., Joe B., and de la Serna, I.L. (2015) MITF interacts with the SWI/SNF subunit, BRG1, to promote GATA4 expression in cardiac hypertrophy.  J. Molec. Cell. Cardiol. 88:101-110.

Last Updated: 2/9/18