Cancer Institute, Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

  • United States

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Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
DNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Enzymes Medicine & Life Sciences
T-Lymphocytes Medicine & Life Sciences
Liver Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Catalysis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Stephen Benkovic

Person: Academic

1963 …2018

Research Output 1963 2018

2016 Children's Tumor Foundation conference on neurofibromatosis type 1, neurofibromatosis type 2, and schwannomatosis

Fisher, M. J. , Belzberg, A. J. , de Blank, P. , De Raedt, T. , Elefteriou, F. , Ferner, R. E. , Giovannini, M. , Harris, G. J. , Kalamarides, M. , Karajannis, M. A. , Kim, A. R. , Lázaro, C. , Le, L. Q. , Li, W. , Listernick, R. , Martin, S. , Morrison, H. , Pasmant, E. , Ratner, N. , Schorry, E. & 7 others Ullrich, N. J., Viskochil, D., Weiss, B., Widemann, B. C., Zhu, Y., Bakker, A. & Serra, E. May 1 2018 In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 176, 5, p. 1258-1269 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Allelic variants of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor differentially influence UVB-mediated skin inflammatory responses in SKH1 mice

Smith, K. J., Murray, I. A., Boyer, J. A. & Perdew, G. H. Feb 1 2018 In : Toxicology. 394, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptors
Gene expression
Chemical activation
1 Citations

Allosteric Effector ppGpp Potentiates the Inhibition of Transcript Initiation by DksA

Molodtsov, V., Sineva, E., Zhang, L., Huang, X., Cashel, M., Ades, S. E. & Murakami, K. S. Mar 1 2018 In : Molecular Cell. 69, 5, p. 828-839.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA-Directed RNA Polymerases
Escherichia coli

A single mechanosensitive channel protects Francisella tularensis subsp. holarctica from hypoosmotic shock and promotes survival in the aquatic environment

Williamson, D. R., Dewan, K. K., Patel, T., Wastella, C. M., Ning, G. & Kirimanjeswara, G. S. Mar 1 2018 In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 84, 5, e02203-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Francisella tularensis subsp. holarctica
Francisella tularensis
1 Citations

Beta blocker use correlates with better overall survival in metastatic melanoma patients and improves the efficacy of immunotherapies in mice

Kokolus, K. M., Zhang, Y., Sivik, J. M., Schmeck, C., Zhu, J., Repasky, E. A., Drabick, J. J. & Schell, T. D. Mar 4 2018 In : OncoImmunology. 7, 3, e1405205

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Receptors, Adrenergic, beta
Bone Marrow

Cationic amphiphilic bolaamphiphile-based delivery of antisense oligonucleotides provides a potentially microbiome sparing treatment for C. difficile

Sharma, A. K., Krzeminski, J., Weissig, V., Hegarty, J. P. & Stewart, D. B. Apr 19 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Antibiotics. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antisense Oligonucleotides
Escherichia coli
Anti-Bacterial Agents
2 Citations

Changes in resting state functional brain connectivity and withdrawal symptoms are associated with acute electronic cigarette use

Hobkirk, A. L., Nichols, T. T., Foulds, J., Yingst, J. M., Veldheer, S., Hrabovsky, S., Richie, J., Eissenberg, T. & Wilson, S. J. Apr 1 2018 In : Brain Research Bulletin. 138, p. 56-63 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance Withdrawal Syndrome
Executive Function

Characterizing protein-DNA binding event subtypes in CHIP-exo data

Yamada, N., Lai, W. K. M., Farrell, N., Pugh, B. F. & Mahony, S. Jan 1 2018 Research in Computational Molecular Biology - 22nd Annual International Conference, RECOMB 2018, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, p. 291-292 2 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10812 LNBI)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

DNA-binding Protein

Chemical Tools for Studying the Impact of cis/trans Prolyl Isomerization on Signaling: A Case Study on RNA Polymerase II Phosphatase Activity and Specificity

Burkholder, N. T., Medellin, B., Irani, S., Matthews, W., Showalter, S. A. & Zhang, Y. J. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Methods in enzymology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle