Adam Glick

Cofunded Faculty Member
Titles and Affiliations
Associate Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

Research Summary

Our research focus is on mechanisms of cancer - a development in squamous epithelia. We focus primarily on the role of Transforming Growth Factor Beta (TGFβ) and its signaling pathway in the regulation of tumor promotion and progression.

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Recent Publications

Delivery of Therapeutic miR-148b Mimic via Poly(β Amino Ester) Polyplexes for Post-transcriptional Gene Regulation and Apoptosis of A549 Cells

Alden, N. A., Arrizabalaga, J. H., Liu, Y., Amin, S., Gowda, K., Yao, S., Archetti, M., Glick, A. B. & Hayes, D. J., Aug 16 2022, In: Langmuir. 38, 32, p. 9833-9843 11 p.

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Targeted deletion of TGFβ1 in basal keratinocytes causes profound defects in stratified squamous epithelia and aberrant melanocyte migration

Chalmers, F. E., Dusold, J. E., Shaik, J. A., Walsh, H. A. & Glick, A. B., May 2022, In: Developmental biology. 485, p. 9-23 15 p.

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The unfolded protein response gene Ire1α is required for tissue renewal and normal differentiation in the mouse tongue and esophagus

Chalmers, F. E., Mogre, S., Rimal, B., Son, J., Patterson, A. D., Stairs, D. B. & Glick, A. B., Dec 2022, In: Developmental biology. 492, p. 59-70 12 p.

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TGFβ1 regulates HRas-mediated activation of IRE1α through the PERK-RPAP2 axis in keratinocytes

Mogre, S., Blazanin, N., Walsh, H., Ibinson, J., Minnich, C., Andrew Hu, C. C. & Glick, A. B., Oct 2022, In: Molecular Carcinogenesis. 61, 10, p. 958-971 14 p.

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The Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Sensor IRE1α Regulates the UV DNA Repair Response through the Control of Intracellular Calcium Homeostasis

Son, J., Mogre, S., Chalmers, F. E., Ibinson, J., Worrell, S. & Glick, A. B., Jun 2022, In: Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 142, 6, p. 1682-1691.e7

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Re-engineering Antimicrobial Peptides into Oncolytics Targeting Drug-Resistant Ovarian Cancers

Aronson, M. R., Dahl, E. S., Halle, J. A., Simonson, A. W., Gogal, R. A., Glick, A. B., Aird, K. M. & Medina, S. H., Oct 1 2020, In: Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. 13, 5, p. 447-461 15 p.

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Photocontrolled miR-148b nanoparticles cause apoptosis, inflammation and regression of Ras induced epidermal squamous cell carcinomas in mice

Liu, Y., Bailey, J. T., Abu-Laban, M., Li, S., Chen, C., Glick, A. B. & Hayes, D. J., Oct 2020, In: Biomaterials. 256, 120212.

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Ultrasound-Guided Cytosolic Protein Delivery via Transient Fluorous Masks

Sloand, J. N., Nguyen, T. T., Zinck, S. A., Cook, E. C., Zimudzi, T. J., Showalter, S. A., Glick, A. B., Simon, J. C. & Medina, S. H., Apr 28 2020, In: ACS nano. 14, 4, p. 4061-4073 13 p.

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The multiple roles of the unfolded protein response regulator IRE1α in cancer

Chalmers, F., Mogre, S., Son, J., Blazanin, N. & Glick, A. B., Sep 2019, In: Molecular Carcinogenesis. 58, 9, p. 1623-1630 8 p.

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ER stress and distinct outputs of the IRE1α RNase control proliferation and senescence in response to oncogenic Ras

Blazanin, N., Son, J., Craig-Lucas, A. B., John, C. L., Breech, K. J., Podolsky, M. A. & Glick, A. B., Sep 12 2017, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 37, p. 9900-9905 6 p.

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Differentiated state of initiating tumor cells is key to distinctive immune responses seen in H-RasG12V-induced squamous tumors

Podolsky, M. A., Bailey, J. T., Gunderson, A. J., Oakes, C. J., Breech, K. & Glick, A. B., Mar 2017, In: Cancer Immunology Research. 5, 3, p. 198-210 13 p.

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Ah receptor activation potentiates neutrophil chemoattractant (C-X-C Motif) ligand 5 expression in keratinocytes and skin

Smith, K. J., Boyer, J. A., Muku, G. E., Murray, I. A., Gowda, K., Desai, D., Amin, S. G., Glick, A. B. & Perdew, G. H., Nov 1 2017, In: Toxicological Sciences. 160, 1, p. 83-94 12 p.

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Estrogen modulates mesenchyme-epidermis interactions in the adult nipple

Wu, H. J., Oh, J. W., Spandau, D. F., Tholpady, S., Diaz, J., Schroeder, L. J., Offutt, C. D., Glick, A. B., Plikus, M. V., Koyama, S. & Foley, J., Apr 15 2017, In: Development (Cambridge). 144, 8, p. 1498-1509 12 p.

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Genetic and pharmacological analysis identifies a physiological role for the AHR in epidermal differentiation

Van Den Bogaard, E. H., Podolsky, M. A., Smits, J. P., Cui, X., John, C., Gowda, K., Desai, D., Amin, S. G., Schalkwijk, J., Perdew, G. H. & Glick, A. B., May 22 2015, In: Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 135, 5, p. 1320-1328 9 p.

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Tumor-promoting role of TGFß1 signaling in ultraviolet B-induced skin carcinogenesis is associated with cutaneous inflammation and lymph node migration of dermal dendritic cells

Ravindran, A., Mohammed, J., Gunderson, A. J., Cui, X. & Glick, A. B., Apr 2014, In: Carcinogenesis. 35, 4, p. 959-966 8 p.

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