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J. Anthony Graves, PhD, MD

Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 9
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5055 Phone
412-692-7693 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1996 PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2002 MD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
 

Residency:

2005 Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.
 

Fellowship:

1999 Postdoctoral Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
2008 Hematology/Oncology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Memberships

  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Association for Cancer Research

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • DEA

Awards

  • Endowed Instructorship, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Hyundai Scholar, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Jeffrey S. Farkas Pediatric Teaching Award, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Honorable Mention, Golden Apple Resident Teaching Award, UPMC
  • Henry Seidel Scholar, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Milton Hershey School Alumni Achievement Award in Academic Excellence
  • Sigma Xi Research Society, Bucknell University

Publications

  • Graves JA, Wang Y, Sims-Lucas S, Cherok E, Rothermund K, Branca MF, Elster J, Beer-Stolz D, Van Houten B, Vockley J, Prochownik EV. Mitochondrial structure, function and dynamics are temporally controlled by c-Myc. PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e37699.
  • Graves JA, Rothermund K, Wang T, Qian W, Van Houten B, Prochownik EV. Point mutations in c-Myc uncouple neoplastic transformation from multiple other phenotypes in rat fibroblasts. PLoS One. 2010 Oct 28;5(10):e13717.
  • Graves JA, Metukuri M, Scott D, Rothermund K, Prochownik EV. Regulation of reactive oxygen species homeostasis by peroxiredoxins and c-Myc. J Biol Chem. 2009 Mar 6;284(10):6520-9.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Regulation of genotoxic reactive oxygen species homeostasis by the oncogene c-Myc and the peroxiredoxin family
  • Impact of Specific Cellular Modifications on c-Myc Induced Tumorigenesis
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January 8, 2013
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