CMRC Children's Memorial Research Center

Marilyn LG Lamm, Ph.D.
 Research Assistant Professor, Developmental Biology Program

Children's Memorial Research Center
2300 Children's Plaza #204 Room C421E
Chicago, IL 60614-3394
Phone: (773) 755-6569
Fax: (773) 755-6385

Year Degree Institution
B.S. (Zoology) Mindanao State University, Philippines
Ph.D. (Physiology) University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

Research Interests
Epithelial-mesenchymal/stromal signaling interactions that regulate prostate development and prostate carcinogenesis with current focus on the Sonic hedgehog-Gli pathway.

Lab Affiliations
Lamm lab
Research Assistant Professor, Developmental Biology Program

Recent Publications
Lamm, Marilyn and Bushman, Wade (2005). Hedgehog Signalling in Prostate Morphogenesis in Howie, Sarah and Fisher, Carolyn, Shh and Gli Signalling and Development. Landes Bioscience.

Fan L, Pepicelli CV, Dibble CC, Catbagan W, Zarycki JL, Laciak R, Gipp J, Shaw A, Lamm MLG, Munoz A, Lipinski R, Thrasher JB, Bushman W (2004). Hedgehog signaling promotes prostate xenograft tumor growth. Endocrinology: 145, 3961-3970.

Walterhouse DO, Lamm MLG, Villavicencio E, Iannaccone P (2003). Emerging roles for hedgehog-Patched-Gli signal transduction in reproduction. Biology of Reproduction : 69, 8-14.

Lamm MLG, Catbagan WS, Laciak RJ, Barnett DH, Hebner CM, Gaffield W, Walterhouse D, Iannaccone P, Bushman W (2002). Sonic hedgehog activates mesenchymal Gli1 expression during prostate ductal bud formation. Developmental Biology : 249, 349-366.

Lamm MLG, Podlasek CA, Barnett DH, Lee J, Clemens JQ, Hebner CM, Bushman W (2001). Mesenchymal factor bone morphogenetic protein 4 restricts ductal budding and branching morphogenesis in the developing prostate. Developmental Biology : 232, 301-314.

Lamm MLG, Rajagopalan-Gupta RM, Hunzicker-Dunn M (1999). Epidermal growth factor-induced heterologous desensitization of the luteinizing hormone/choriogonadotropin receptor in a cell-free membrane preparation is associated with the tyrosine phosphorylation of the epidermal growth factor receptor. Endocrinology: 140, 29-36.

Sintich SM, Lamm MLG, Sensibar JA, Lee C (1999). Transforming growth factor- beta1 induced proliferation of the prostate cancer cell line, TSU-Pr1: the role of platelet-derived growth factor. Endocrinology: 140, 3411-3415.

Lamm MLG, Sintich SM, Lee C (1998). A proliferative effect of transforming growth factor-beta1 on a human prostate cancer cell line, TSU-Pr1. Endocrinology : 139, 787-790.

Lamm MLG, Long DD, Goodwin SM, Lee C (1997). Transforming growth factor-beta1 inhibits membrane association of protein kinase C alpha in a human prostate cancer cell line, PC3. Endocrinology: 138, 4657-4664.

Professional Service
2005 - Present Member, American Society for Cell Biology
2004 - Present Member, Steering Committee, Women’s Faculty Organization (WFO), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2004 - Present Member, American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
2004 - Present Member, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2002 - Present Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
2002 - Present Member, Society for Developmental Biology (SDB)
1999 - Present Member, Society for Basic Urologic Research (SBUR)

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

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