Anna Misior, PhD

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Physician Assistant Program
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, N.C.


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Education:

Ph.D., Molecular Medicine, 2008
Wake Forest University
School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

BS, Biology/Chemistry, 2001
Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC
Certified Clinical Research Coordinator, 2002-2006; ACRP

Research Interest:

Intracellular signaling events which regulate growth of human airway smooth muscle cells in response to inflammation and relevant pharmacological agents (primarily corticosteroids and COX-2 inhibitors). Working in Dr. Earp’s lab on Her4 signaling in breast cancer cells.

Publications:

Yan H, Deshpande DA, Misior AM, Miles MC, Saxena H, Riemer EC, Pascual RM, Panettieri RA, Penn RB. Anti-mitogenic effects of β-agonists and PGE2 on airway smooth muscle are PKA dependent. FASEB J. 2011 Jan;25(1):389-97. Epub 2010 Aug 30. PMID: 20805374

Misior A, Deshpande D, Loza M, Hipp J, Penn R.  PKA- and glucocorticoid- dependent regulation of gene expression in human airway smooth muscle cells.  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biology. 2009 Jul;41(1):24-39.  PMID: 19059887

Kong K, Gandhi U, Martin T, Anz C, Misior A, Pascual R, Deshpande D, Penn R.  Endogenous Gs-coupled receptors in smooth muscle exhibit differential susceptibility to GRK-mediated desensitization.  Biochemistry. 2008 Sep 2;47(35):9279-88. PMID: 18690720

Misior A, Yan H, Pascual R, Deshpande D, Panettieri R, Penn R. Mitogenic effects of cytokines on smooth muscle are critically dependent on protein kinase A and are unmasked by steroids and cyclooxygenase inhibitors.  Mol Pharmacol. Feb 2008; 73 (2): 566-574. PMID: 17993511

Huang Y, Misior A, Li L.  Novel role and regulation of the interleukin-1 receptor associated kinase (IRAK) family proteins.  Cell Mol Immun. 2005; 2 (No 1): 36-39. PMID: 16212909

For a listing of additional publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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