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  • A study led by Dr. Sachiko Koyama shows cross-generational influence of male pheromone on female mice

    Jul 1st, 2015

    In a study led by Associate Research Scientist Sachiko Koyama of Anatomy and Cell Biology, exposure of female mice to male murine pheromone was found to induce mammary gland expansion and to improve cognitive function in the next generation.

    Microenvironment-induced downregulation of miR-193b drives ovarian cancer metastasis

    Apr 28th, 2015

    Anirban K Mitra, Assistant Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics has recently published his research in Oncogene. His study links paracrine signals from the microenvironment to the regulation of a key miRNA - miR-193b - in ovarian cancer cells, which promotes metastatic colonization.

    New link between motor proteins and breast cancer

    Apr 21th, 2015

    Collaborative work between Claire Walczak (Medical Sciences) and Ritu Aneja (Georgia Tech) reveals that overexpression of the mitotic kinesin, HSET, promotes tumor progression.


    Cross-generational impact of a male murine pheromone 2-sec-butyl-4,5-dihydrothiazole in female mice

    Koyama S, Soini HA, Wager-Miller J, Alley WR, Pizzo MJ, Rodda C, Alberts J, Crystal JD, Lai C, Foley J, Novotny MV

    Mismatch repair proteins recruit DNA methyltransferase 1 to sites of oxidative DNA damage

    Ding N, Bonham EM, Hannon BE, Amick TR, Baylin SB, O'Hagan HM

    Comparison of MAPK specificity across the ETS transcription factor family identifies a high-affinity ERK interaction required for ERG function in prostate cells

    Selvaraj N, Kedage V, Hollenhorst PC

  • “Uncovering specific roles and functional mechanisms of oncogenic ETS family transcription factors”

    Aug. 31, 4pm JH 009

    Peter Hollenhorst, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Medical Sciences Program,
    Indiana University Bloomington, IN

    “The Complexity of Mdm2 Activity”

    Sept. 14, 4pm JH 009

    Lindsey D. Mayo, PhD
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics
    Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Wells Center for Pediatric Research
    Indianapolis, IN

    “Identification and Targeting Mediators of Chemoresistance in Ovarian Cancer”

    Sept. 21, 4pm JH 009

    Charles N. Landen Jr, MD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    University of Virginia Cancer Center

    “DNA motif switching and histone H3K4 methylation in cancers”

    Sept. 28, 4pm JH 009

    Qianben Wang, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics and the Comprehensive Cancer Center
    College of Medicine the Ohio State University

  • CME conference

    Documentation Improvement/Status

    Wednesday, Aug 26th

    William Rutherford, MD
    Associate Medical Director
    Revenue Cycle Services
    Indianapolis, IN

    ACLS Rhythm Review

    Friday, Aug 28th

    John Strobel, MD
    Premier Healthcare
    Bloomington, IN


    Wednesday, Sept 2nd

    Alison Heidt, MD
    IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians
    Trauma Surgery, Bloomington, IN

    Acute Stroke Management Update

    Friday, Sept 4th

    Ronnie Goswami, MD
    IU Health Bloomington Hospital – Neurology

    Update: State of the Art Management of Diabetic Foot

    Friday, Sept 18th

    Matthew Parmenter, DPM
    Bloomington, IN

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