Cancer Biology graduate student Cindy Timme defended her dissertation on August 23, 2013. Dr. Timme is pictured with her committee and invited chair; from left - committee member Mark Alexandrow; co-major professor Tim Yeatman; invited chair Robert Coffee from Vanderbilt University; committee member Doug Cress and co-major professor David Shibata. Dr. Timme is now a Postdoctoral Fellow (CRTA) in the lab of Philip Tofilon, Ph.D., NCI.
Dr. Timme's Publication Record in the Program:
Timme CR, Gruidl M, Yeatman TJ. Gamma-secretase inhibition attenuates oxaliplatin-induced apoptosis through increased Mcl-1 and/or Bcl-xL in human colon cancer cells.Apoptosis. 2013 Oct;18(10):1163-74. doi: 10.1007/s10495-013-883-x.PMID:23887890
Lee CG, McCarthy S, Gruidl M, Timme C, Yeatman TJ. MicroRNA-147 induces a mesenchymal-to-epithelial transition (MET) and reverses EGFR inhibitor resistance.PLoS One. 2014 Jan 15;9(1):e84597. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084597. eCollection 2014.PMID:24454732