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Chris McCabe , MS
  Research Associate II , Brain Tumor Research



2300 N Childrens Plaza
Box 209 Room C308J
Chicago , IL 60614
Phone: (773) 755-6362


Education
Year Degree Institution
2007 Master of Science Roosevelt University
2002 Bachleor of Science DePaul University

Work Experience
Period Description Organization
May 1999 - Present I am a member of the Falk Brain Tumor Center in Dr. Bento Soares, Ph D and Dr. Tadanori Tomita, MD Labratory. In my 8 years at CMRC I have learned many new techniques and developed many new scientific abilities. Falk Brain Tumor Center

Research Interests
To further understand pediatric brain tumor development, maturation, and proliferation in hopes of discovering better treatment options and patient outcomes.

Recent Publications
George, D., Tomita, T., Rajaran, V., McCabe, C., Dulek, K., Monroe, J., Bremer, E.G. (2007). Identification of Olig1 and Olig2 as markers for Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytomas. Journal of Neuro-Oncology.

Hiromichi Nakazaki, Anvesh C. Reddy, Barbara L. Mania-Farnela, Christopher McCabe, David George, David G. McLone, Tadanori Tomita and Chandra. S. K. Mayanil (2007). Serine phosphorylation by p38 MAPK cooperates with SIRT1 sensitive acetylation of Pax3 to affect its auto-regulatory activity. To be communicated to Molecular Cell. .

Hiromichi Nakazaki, M.D., Anvesh C. Reddy, B.A., Barbara L. Mania-Farnell, PH.D., Christopher D. McCabe, M.S., Yuichi Tange, M.D., Tadanori Tomita, M.D., David G. McLone, M.D, PH.D. and C.S.K. Mayanil, PH.D. (2007). Acid rescues Neural Tube Defects by regulating Pax3 Expression. To be communicated Journal of Neurosurgery. .

Hiromichi Nakazaki, M.D., Christopher D. McCabe, M.S., Anvesh C. Reddy, B.A., Barbara L. Mania-Farnell, PH.D., Yueh-wei Shen, M.S., Tadanori Tomita, M.D., David G. McLone, M.D, PH.D. and C.S.K. Mayanil, PH.D. (2007). Gene candidates to close neural tube in developmental stage. To be communicated to Journal of Neurosurgery.

McCabe, C., Tomita, T., Chandra, C. (2006). Tumors and Microarray Technology: A Brief Review. To be communicated to Journal of Plant Biology, Current Science, or Journal of Biosciences.

Pool, A., Mania-Farnell, B., McCabe, C., George, D., McLone, D. G., Bremer, E.G. and Mayanil, C.S.K (2004). TGFβ2 negatively regulates Pax3 downstream target genes during early embryonic development. To be communicated to Development.

Mania-Farnell, B., McCabe, C., George, D., McLone, D. G., Bremer, E.G. and Mayanil, C.S.K (2004). Neurogenin2 5’-enhancer binds Pax3 and affects epithelial-to mesenchymal transition of neural crest progenitor cells. To be communicated to Developmental Dynamics.

Pool, A, Mania-Farnell, B, Stachiw, D, George, D, McLone, D. G., Bremer,E.G., and Mayanil, C.S.K. (2004). TGFβ2 is a novel downstream target of Pax3. To be communicated to J. Biol Chem.

Curriculum Vitae
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