Cancer Institute, Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

  • United States

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

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Stephen Benkovic

Person: Academic

1963 …2021

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

Neurofibromatosis 2
Neurofibromatosis 1
Plexiform Neurofibroma

5′-methylschweinfurthin G reduces chondrosarcoma tumor growth

Stevens, J. W., Meyerholz, D. K., Neighbors, J. D. & Morcuende, J. A., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 36, 4, p. 1283-1293 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Animal Models
Hyaline Cartilage

Acute Invasive Fungal Rhinosinusitis: Frozen Section Histomorphology and Diagnosis with PAS Stain

Crist, H., Hennessy, M., Hodos, J., McGinn, J., White, B., Payne, S. & Warrick, J. I., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Head and Neck Pathology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frozen Sections
Coloring Agents
Periodic Acid-Schiff Reaction

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
4 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

Aluminum oxide free-standing thin films to enable nitrogen edge soft x-ray scattering

Ye, D., Rongpipi, S., Litofsky, J. H., Lee, Y., Culp, T. E., Yoo, S. H., Jackson, T. N., Wang, C., Gomez, E. W. & Gomez, E. D., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : MRS Communications.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

X rays
Thin films
6 Citations

A research agenda for curing chronic hepatitis B virus infection

Alter, H. , Block, T. , Brown, N. , Brownstein, A. , Brosgart, C. , Chang, K. M. , Chen, P. J. , Chisari, F. V. , Cohen, C. , El-Serag, H. , Feld, J. , Gish, R. , Glenn, J. , Greten, T. , Guo, H. , Guo, J. T. , Hoshida, Y. , Hu, J. , Kowdley, K. V. , Li, W. & 15 others Liang, J., Locarnini, S., Lok, A. S., Mason, W., McMahon, B., Mehta, A., Perrillo, R., Revill, P., Rice, C. M., Rinaudo, J. A., Schinazi, R., Seeger, C., Shetty, K., Tavis, J. & Zoulim, F., Mar 1 2018, In : Hepatology. 67, 3, p. 1127-1131 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Hepatitis B
Virus Diseases
Hepatitis B virus

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

A speed–fidelity trade-off determines the mutation rate and virulence of an RNA virus

Fitzsimmons, W. J., Woods, R. J., McCrone, J. T., Woodman, A., Arnold, J. J., Yennawar, M., Evans, R., Cameron, C. E. & Lauring, A. S., Jun 28 2018, In : PLoS Biology. 16, 6, e2006459

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

RNA Viruses
Mutation Rate
1 Citations

Assigning methyl resonances for protein solution-state NMR studies

Gorman, S. D., Sahu, D., O'Rourke, K. F. & Boehr, D. D., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Methods.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chorismate Mutase
Tryptophan Synthase
Biomolecular Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Projects 2012 2015

Polymerase Switching During Translesion DNA Synthesis within the Human System

Hedglin, M.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectPostdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award

DNA-Directed DNA Polymerase
DNA Replication