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Kate  Bailey

Kate Bailey

Kate Bailey




Dr. Kate Bailey is pictured with her committee after successfully defending her dissertation on June 26, 2014. From left - committee members Jeffrey Weber and Ken Wright, external chair Zaver Bhjuwalla from Johns Hopkins, major professor Robert Gillies, Kate, committee members Keiran Smalley and Robert Gatenby. Dr. Bailey has accepted a position with Destum Partners, Inc., a boutique consulting and advisory firm designed to effectively meet the demands of biopharmaceutical and life sciences industries based in Charlotte, NC

Dr. Bailey's Publication Record while in the Program:

Wojtkowiak JW, Cornnell HC, Matsumoto S, Saito K, Takakusagi Y, Dutta P, Kim M, Zhang X, Leos R, Bailey KM , Martinez G, Lloyd MC, Weber C, Mitchell JB, Lynch RM, Baker AF, Gatenby RA, Rejniak KA, Hart C, Krishna MC, Gillies RJ. Pyruvate sensitizes pancreatic tumors to hypoxia-activated prodrug TH-302. Cancer Metab. 2015 Jan 29;3(1):2. doi: 10.1186/s40170-014-0026-z. eCollection 2015. PMID: 25635223

Bailey KM, Cornnell HH, Ibrahim-Hashim A, Wojtkowiak JW, Hart CP, Zhang X, Leos R, Martinez GV, Baker AF, Gillies RJ. Evaluation of the "steal" phenomenon on the efficacy of hypoxia activated prodrug TH-302 in pancreatic cancer. PLoS One. 2014 Dec 22;9(12):e113586. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113586. eCollection 2014. PMID: 25532146

Bailey KM, Wojtkowiak JW, Cornnell HH, Ribeiro MC, Balagurunathan Y, Hashim AI, Gillies RJ. Mechanisms of buffer therapy resistance.Neoplasia. 2014 Apr;16(4):354-364.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.neo.2014.04.005.PMID:24862761

Rothberg JM, Bailey KM, Wojtkowiak JW, Ben-Nun Y, Bogyo M, Weber E, Moin K, Blum G, Mattingly RR, Gillies RJ, Sloane BF.Acid-mediated tumor proteolysis: contribution of cysteine cathepsins.Neoplasia. 2013 Oct;15(10):1125-37.PMID:24204192

Estrella V., Chen, T., Lloyd, M., Wojtkowiak, J., Cornnell, H.H., Ibrahim-Hashim, A., Bailey, K., Balagurunathan, Y., Rothberg, J.M., Sloane, B.F., Johnson, J., Gatenby, R.A., Gillies, R.J. Acidity generated by the tumor microenvironment drives local invasion.Cancer Res. 2013;73:1524-1535.

Bailey, K.M., Wojtkowiak, J.W., Ibrahim Hashim, A., Gillies, R.J. (2012) Targeting the Metabolic Microenvironment of Tumors.Advances in Pharmacology 65, 63-107. Book Chapter

Ribeiro MD, Silva AS, Bailey KM, Kumar NB, Sellers TA, Gatenby RA, Ibrahim-Hashim A, Gillies RJ. Buffer Therapy for Cancer.J Nutr Food Sci. 2012 Aug 15;2:6.PMID:24371544

Ibrahim-Hashim A, Wojtkowiak JW, de Lourdes Coelho Ribeiro M, Estrella V, Bailey KM, Cornnell HH, Gatenby RA, Gillies RJ.Free Base Lysine Increases Survival and Reduces Metastasis in Prostate Cancer Model.J Cancer Sci Ther. 2011 Nov 19;Suppl 1(4).PMID:24032073