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Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7267


Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Adelaide-S Australia, 1976
  • B.S., University of Adelaide-S Australia, 1977
  • Ph.D., University of Adelaide-S Australia, 1985
  • Fellowship, National University-Australia, 1996
  • Fellowship, State University of Iowa, 1998
  • Fellowship, University of Idaho, 1999
Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.

Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests

Spermatogenesis; Ribonucleoproteins, Small Nucleolar; Ovary; Ovarian Neoplasms; Infertility, Male
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7267


Recent Publications

Piwil2-transfected human fibroblasts are cancer stem cell-like and genetically unstable. Zhang D, Wu X, Liu X, Cai C, Zeng G, Rohozinski J, Zhang Y, Wei G, He D.. Oncotarget. 2017;8(7):12259-71.

Primers and methods for determining RHD zygosity. Rohozinski J, inventor; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9562265. 2017 Feb 7. 2017;():.

Do some epithelial ovarian cancers originate from a fallopian tube ciliate cell lineage?. Rohozinski J, Diaz-Arrastia C, Edwards CL.. Med Hypotheses. 2017;107():16-21.

Lineage-independent retrotransposition of UTP14 associated with male fertility has occurred multiple times throughout mammalian evolution. Rohozinski J.. R Soc Open Sci. 2017;4(12):171049.

Multipotential differentiation of human urine-derived stem cells: potential for therapeutic applications in urology. Bharadwaj S, Liu G, Shi Y, Wu R, Yang B, He T, Fan Y, Lu X, Zhou X, Liu H, Atala A, Rohozinski J, Zhang Y.. Stem Cells. 2013;31(9):1840-1856.

Genetic characterization and protein stability analysis of a Chinese family with Von Hippel-Lindau disease. Gao Y, Huang YP, Tu XA, Luo DS, Wang DH, Qiu SP, Xiang P, Li WQ, Rohozinski J, Zhang YY, Sun XZ, Deng CH.. Chin Med J (Engl). 2013;126(19):3690-3693.

Enhanced MMP-1 transcription: role in the development of SUI and POP [abstract]. Keys T, Gorbachinsky I, Mckenzie P, Campeau L, Rohozinski J, Andersson K-E, Langefeld C, Badlani G.. Neurourol Urodyn. 2012;31(2):244.

Does expression of the retrogene UTP14c in the ovary pre-dispose women to ovarian cancer?. Rohozinski J, Edwards CL, Anderson ML.. Med Hypotheses. 2012;78(4):446-449.

Comparison of MMP-1 enzymatic activity and TIMP-1 inhibition in women with pelvic organ prolapse [abstract]. Campeau L, Gorbachinsky I, Ziegler JT, Langefeld CD, Andersson KE, Rohozinski J, Badlani G.. Neurourol Urodyn. 2011;30(2):240-241.

Mmp-1 promoter variant is associated with stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse [abstract]. McKenzie P, Rohazinski J, Vishwajit S, Andersson K-E, Badlani G.. Neurourol Urodyn. 2010;29(2):255-256.

Genetic influences on stress urinary incontinence. McKenzie P, Rohozinski J, Badlani G.. Curr Opin Urol. 2010;20(4):291-295.

Inkjet-mediated gene transfection into living cells combined with targeted delivery. Xu T, Rohozinski J, Zhao W, Moorefield EC, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2009;15(1):95-101.

Association of MMP1 promoter variant with stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women [abstract]. Vishwajit S, Rohozinski J, Andersson K-E, Badlani GH.. J Urol. 2009;181(4 Suppl):481.

Inkjet gene printing: a novel approach to achieve gene modified cells for tissue engineering [abstract]. Xu T, Rohozinski J, Zhao W, Moorefield E, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2008;14(5):869-870.

Growth differentiating factor-9 mutations may be associated with premature ovarian failure. Kovanci E, Rohozinski J, Simpson JL, Heard MJ, Bishop CE, Carson SA.. Fertil Steril. 2007;87(1):143-146.

Utp14b: a unique retrogene within a gene that has acquired multiple promoters and a specific function in spermatogenesis. Zhao M, Rohozinski J, Sharma M, Ju J, Braun RE, Bishop CE, Meistrich ML.. Dev Biol. 2007;304(2):848-859.

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Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.

Jan Rohozinski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine

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