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Edward  Richards

Edward Richards

Edward Richards

  

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Pictured on the right with his committee, Dr. Edward "Ted" Richards successfully defended his dissertation on June 15, 2015. From left to right: Major Professor Jin Q. Cheng, invited Chair Xiao-Fan Wang from Duke University, Committee member Domenico Coppola, Ted Richards, Committee members Jerry Wu, and Conor Lynch. Dr. Richards is currently working as a Post-Doctoral Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Aaron Meyer, Koch Institute, MIT.

Dr. Richards' publication record while in the Program:

Edward J. Richards*, Jennifer Permuth-Wey*, Yajuan Li*, Y. Ann Chen, Domenico Coppola, Brett M. Reid, Hui-Yi Lin, Jamie K. Teer, Andrew Berchuck, Michael J. Birrer, Kate Lawrenson, Alvaro N.A. Monteiro, Joellen M. Schildkraut, Ellen L. Goode, Simon A. Gather, Thomas A. Sellers, Jin Q. Cheng. A functional variant in HOXA11-AS, a novel long non-coding RNA, inhibits the oncogenic phenotype of epithelial ovarian cancer. Oncotarget, 2015.

Richards EJ, Zhang G, Li ZP, Permuth-Wey J, Challa S, Li Y, Kong W, Dan S, Bui MM, Coppola D, Mao WM, Sellers TA, Cheng JQ. Long Non-coding RNAs (LncRNA) Regulated by Transforming Growth Factor (TGF) ß: LncRNA-HIT-Mediated TGFß-Induced Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition in Mammary Epithelia. J Biol Chem. 2015 Mar 13; 290(11):6857-67. PMID: 25605728

Kong W, He L, Richards EJ, Challa S, Xu CX, Permuth-Wey J, Lancaster JM, Coppola D, Sellers TA, Djeu JY, Cheng JQ. Upregulation of miRNA-155 promotes tumour angiogenesis by targeting VHL and is associated with poor prognosis and triple-negative breast cancer. Oncogene. 2013 Jan 28. doi: 10.1038/onc.2012.636. PMID: 23353819

Edward J. Richards and Jin Q. Cheng. Long noncoding RNAs and their expanding roles in cancer. Current Topics in Biochemical Research. Volume 16. Pg 81-95, 2014.

Edward J. Richards, William Kong, Mokenge Malafa M.D., Jin Q. Cheng, Domenico Coppola M.D., Molecular Diagnostics of Pancreatic Cancer. Molecular Pathology and Diagnostics of Cancer, Springer, Volume 16, Chapter 8, 259-282, 2014, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7192-5_8

William Kong, Ted Richards, Jin Q. Cheng, Domenico Coppola M.D., Molecular Pathology and Diagnostics of Breast Cancer. Molecular Pathology and Diagnostics of Cancer, Springer, Volume 16, Chapter 3, 57-73, 2014, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7192-5_3

William Kong, Ted Richards, Jin Q. Cheng, Domenico Coppola M.D., Molecular Pathology and Diagnostics of Breast Cancer. Molecular Pathology and Diagnostics of Cancer, Springer, Volume 16, Chapter 3, 57-73, 2014, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7192-5_3