Organization profile

Organization profile

Dedicated to elucidating the structural and mechanical properties of cells and tissues, understanding how these structures are encoded and regulated by genomic features and how genomic aberrations corrupt aspects of structure that lead to disease formation.

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Breast Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Fluorophores Chemical Compounds
Microscopic examination Chemical Compounds
Microscopy Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Fluorescence Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Line Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences

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Laura Heiser

Person: Academic

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Projects 2010 2020


Nerve-Specific Near-Infrared Fluorescent Contrast Agents for Image-Guided Surgery

Gibbs, S. & Gibbs-Strauss, S. L.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectResearch Scientist Development Award - Research & Training

Computer-Assisted Surgery
Fluorescent Dyes
Contrast Media
Blood-Nerve Barrier

Research Output 2012 2018

  • 56 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 2 Comment/debate
2 Citations

LSD1 activates a lethal prostate cancer gene network independently of its demethylase function

Sehrawat, A. , Gao, L. , Wang, Y. , Bankhead, A. , McWeeney, S. K. , King, C. J. , Schwartzman, J. , Urrutia, J. , Bisson, W. H. , Coleman, D. J. , Joshi, S. K. , Kim, D. H. , Sampson, D. A. , Weinmann, S. , Kallakury, B. V. S. , Berry, D. L. , Haque, R. , Van Den Eeden, S. K. , Sharma, S. , Bearss, J. & 4 others Beer, T. M., Thomas, G. V., Heiser, L. M. & Alumkal, J. J., May 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 18, p. E4179-E4188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene Regulatory Networks
Neoplasm Genes
Prostatic Neoplasms
1 Citations

Microenvironment-Mediated Mechanisms of Resistance to HER2 Inhibitors Differ between HER2+ Breast Cancer Subtypes

Watson, S. S., Dane, M., Chin, K., Tatarova, Z., Liu, M., Liby, T., Thompson, W., Smith, R., Nederlof, M., Bucher, E., Kilburn, D., Whitman, M., Sudar, D., Mills, G. B., Heiser, L. M., Jonas, O., Gray, J. W. & Korkola, J. E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Cell Systems.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Resistance
Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Breast Neoplasms
Cell Line

Nile Red derivatives enable improved ratiometric imaging for nerve-specific contrast

Korber, J. R., Barth, C. W. & Gibbs, S. L., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 23, 7, 076002

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Imaging techniques