Peter Thompson, PhD

TitlePostdoctoral Scholar
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
DepartmentDiabetes Center
Address513 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco CA 94143
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    University of AlbertaB.S.2007Genetics
    University of AlbertaM.S.2010Molecular Biology
    University of British ColumbiaPh.D.2016Medical Genetics

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    Role of pancreatic beta cell senescence in the pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes
    The Larry L. Hillblom Foundation P0528391Jul 1, 2018 - Jul 1, 2021
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Role Description: Fellowship Grant
    Re-growth of Beta cells with small molecule therapy
    Diabetes Research Connection P0521850Feb 2, 2017 - Feb 1, 2018
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Thompson P, Bhushan A. ß Cells led astray by transcription factors and the company they keep. J Clin Invest. 2017 Jan 03; 127(1):94-97. PMID: 27941244.
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    2. Thompson PJ, Macfarlan TS, Lorincz MC. Long Terminal Repeats: From Parasitic Elements to Building Blocks of the Transcriptional Regulatory Repertoire. Mol Cell. 2016 06 02; 62(5):766-76. PMID: 27259207.
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    3. Thompson PJ, Dulberg V, Moon KM, Foster LJ, Chen C, Karimi MM, Lorincz MC. hnRNP K coordinates transcriptional silencing by SETDB1 in embryonic stem cells. PLoS Genet. 2015 Jan; 11(1):e1004933. PMID: 25611934; PMCID: PMC4303303.
    4. Maksakova IA, Thompson PJ, Goyal P, Jones SJ, Singh PB, Karimi MM, Lorincz MC. Distinct roles of KAP1, HP1 and G9a/GLP in silencing of the two-cell-specific retrotransposon MERVL in mouse ES cells. Epigenetics Chromatin. 2013 Jun 04; 6(1):15. PMID: 23735015; PMCID: PMC3682905.
    5. Thompson PJ, Norton KA, Niri FH, Dawe CE, McDermid HE. CECR2 is involved in spermatogenesis and forms a complex with SNF2H in the testis. J Mol Biol. 2012 Feb 03; 415(5):793-806. PMID: 22154806.
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