Assistant Professor, Cell Biology and Anatomy
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- University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 1992 (B.S., Microbiology)
- University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1998 (Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology)
- Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona. 2001 (Postdoctoral training, Molecular Biology)
Molecular mechanisms of breast cancer progression
Lopez JI. Camenisch TD. Stevens MV. Sands BJ. McDonald J. Schroeder JA. CD44 attenuates metastatic invasion during breast cancer progression. Cancer Research. 65(15):6755-63, 2005.
Schroeder JA. Masri AA. Adriance MC. Tessier JC. Kotlarczyk KL. Thompson MC. Gendler SJ. MUC1 overexpression results in mammary gland tumorigenesis and prolonged alveolar differentiation. Oncogene. 23(34):5739-47, 2004.
Hattrup CL. Fernandez-Rodriguez J. Schroeder JA. Hansson GC. Gendler SJ. MUC1 can interact with adenomatous polyposis coli in breast cancer. Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications. 316(2):364-9, 2004.
Schroeder JA. Jackson LF. Lee DC. Camenisch TD. Form and function of developing heart valves: coordination by extracellular matrix and growth factor signaling. Journal of Molecular Medicine. 81(7):392-403, 2003.
(University of Arizona) International Patent, published under the World Intellectual Property Organization (U.S. Utility Patent #PCT/US2006/014485): "Therapeutic peptides for the treatment of metastatic cancer", International publication date, October 26, 2006. WO 2006113667.
-Ana Casanova, Rincon High School, 2004
-Paulino Valerio, South Mountain High School (Phoenix), 2006
-Julieann (Julie) Madden, Window Rock High School, 2007