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Wesley McKeithan, PhD

Title(s)Postdoctoral Scholar, Cellular Molecular Pharmacology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Rebuilding a Micro-Organ: Using Synthetic Morphological Tools to Probe and Engineer the Structure and Function of Pancreatic Islets
    NIH/NIDDK F32DK123939May 1, 2020 - Apr 30, 2023
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Seeger T, Shrestha R, Lam CK, Chen C, McKeithan WL, Lau E, Wnorowski A, McMullen G, Greenhaw M, Lee J, Oikonomopoulos A, Lee S, Yang H, Mercola M, Wheeler M, Ashley EA, Yang F, Karakikes I, Wu JC. A Premature Termination Codon Mutation in MYBPC3 Causes Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy via Chronic Activation of Nonsense-Mediated Decay. Circulation. 2019 02 05; 139(6):799-811. PMID: 30586709.
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    2. Sharma A, McKeithan WL, Serrano R, Kitani T, Burridge PW, Del Álamo JC, Mercola M, Wu JC. Use of human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes to assess drug cardiotoxicity. Nat Protoc. 2018 12; 13(12):3018-3041. PMID: 30413796.
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    3. Bruyneel AA, McKeithan WL, Feyen DA, Mercola M. Will iPSC-cardiomyocytes revolutionize the discovery of drugs for heart disease? Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2018 10; 42:55-61. PMID: 30081259.
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    4. Bruyneel AAN, McKeithan WL, Feyen DAM, Mercola M. Using iPSC Models to Probe Regulation of Cardiac Ion Channel Function. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2018 05 25; 20(7):57. PMID: 29802473.
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    5. McKeithan WL, Savchenko A, Yu MS, Cerignoli F, Bruyneel AAN, Price JH, Colas AR, Miller EW, Cashman JR, Mercola M. An Automated Platform for Assessment of Congenital and Drug-Induced Arrhythmia with hiPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes. Front Physiol. 2017; 8:766. PMID: 29075196.
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    6. Cunningham TJ, Yu MS, McKeithan WL, Spiering S, Carrette F, Huang CT, Bushway PJ, Tierney M, Albini S, Giacca M, Mano M, Puri PL, Sacco A, Ruiz-Lozano P, Riou JF, Umbhauer M, Duester G, Mercola M, Colas AR. Id genes are essential for early heart formation. Genes Dev. 2017 07 01; 31(13):1325-1338. PMID: 28794185.
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    7. Sharma A, Burridge PW, McKeithan WL, Serrano R, Shukla P, Sayed N, Churko JM, Kitani T, Wu H, Holmström A, Matsa E, Zhang Y, Kumar A, Fan AC, Del Álamo JC, Wu SM, Moslehi JJ, Mercola M, Wu JC. High-throughput screening of tyrosine kinase inhibitor cardiotoxicity with human induced pluripotent stem cells. Sci Transl Med. 2017 02 15; 9(377). PMID: 28202772.
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    8. Colas AR, McKeithan WL, Cunningham TJ, Bushway PJ, Garmire LX, Duester G, Subramaniam S, Mercola M. Whole-genome microRNA screening identifies let-7 and mir-18 as regulators of germ layer formation during early embryogenesis. Genes Dev. 2012 Dec 01; 26(23):2567-79. PMID: 23152446.
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    9. McKeithan WL, Colas AR, Bushway PJ, Ray S, Mercola M. Serum-free generation of multipotent mesoderm (Kdr+) progenitor cells in mouse embryonic stem cells for functional genomics screening. Curr Protoc Stem Cell Biol. 2012 Nov; Chapter 1:Unit 1F.13. PMID: 23154934.
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