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Gerd Pfeifer, Ph.D.

Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope # of Grants: 4

Grants

How does cigarette smoke induce cancer? 1997 (Cycle 6) $811,518
Cancer Research Project Awards

Analysis of a candidate lung tumor suppressor gene at 3p21.3 2000 (Cycle 9) $111,910
Cancer Research Project Awards

Analysis of a lung tumor supressor gene at 3p21.3 2001 (Cycle 10) $249,438
Cancer Research Project Awards

Analysis of the Hippo pathway in lung cancer 2008 (Cycle 17) $654,999
Cancer Research Project Awards
Publications

DNA damage and repair in human genes: relation to cancer mutations
Periodical: Toxicologist Index Medicus:
Authors: Denissenko MF, Tommasi S, Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 42 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 297

Formation and repair of DNA lesions in the p53 gene: relation to cancer mutations?
Periodical: Environmental Molecular Mutagenesis Index Medicus:
Authors: Pfeifer GP, Denissenko MF ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 31 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 197-205

An apolipoprotein E synthetic peptide targets to lipoproteins in plasma and mediates both cellular lipoprotein interactions in vitro and acute clearance of cholesterol-rich lipoproteins in vivo
Periodical: Journal of Clinical Investigation Index Medicus:
Authors: Nikoulin IR, Curtiss LK ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 101 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 223-234

Biologic activity of an apoE synthetic peptide in apoE deficient mice
Periodical: Circulation Index Medicus:
Authors: Curtiss LK, Nikoulin I ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 96 Nbr: 8 Abs: Pg: 1-347

PCR-based approaches to adduct analysis
Periodical: Toxicology Letters Index Medicus:
Authors: Pfeifer GP, Denissenko MF, Tang M-S ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg: 102-103,447-451

p53 mutational spectra and the role of methylated CpG sequences
Periodical: Mutation Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 450 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 155-166

Targeting of lung cancer mutational hotspots by polyvcyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Periodical: Journal of the National Cancer Institute Index Medicus:
Authors: Smith LE, Denissenko MF, Bennett WP, et al ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 92 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 803-811

Epigenetic inactivation of a Ras effector homologue from the lung tumor suppressor locus 3p21.3
Periodical: Nature Genetics Index Medicus:
Authors: Dammann R, Li C, Yoon J-H, Chin PL, Bates S, Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 25 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 315-319

Patterns of p53 G to T transversions in lung cancers reflect the primary mutagenic signature of DNA-damage by tobacco smoke
Periodical: Carcinogenesis Index Medicus:
Authors: Hainaut P, Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 22 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 367-374

The CpG island of the novel tumor suppressor gene RASSF1A is intensely methylated in primary small cell lung carcinomas
Periodical: Oncogene Index Medicus:
Authors: Dammann R, Takahashi T, Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 20 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 3563-3567

Hypermethylation of the CpG island of RASSF1A, a putative tumor suppressor gene from the 3p21.3 locus, occurs in a large percentage of human breast cancers
Periodical: Cancer Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Dammann R, Yang G, Pfeifer GP ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 61 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 3105-3109

The RASSF proteins in cancer; from epigenetic silencing to functional characterization.
Periodical: BBA Reviews Cancer Index Medicus:
Authors: Richter, A., Pfeifer, G.P., and Dammann, R. ART
Yr: 2009 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg: