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Jennifer Nguyen


PhD Student

Research Interest

  • Human Genetics
  • Epigenomics
  • Developmental Biology


  • B.S. in Biochemistry, The University of Texas at Dallas - Richardson

Selected Publications

  • D'Antonio-Chronowska A, Donovan M, Benaglio P, Greenwald W, Nguyen J, Fujita K, Hashem S, Matsui H, Soncin F, Parast M, Ward M, Coulet F, Smith E, Adler E, D'Antonio M, Frazer K. Association of Human iPSC Gene Signatures and X Chromosome Dosage with Two Distinct Cardiac Differentiation Trajectories. Cell Stem Cell Reports (2019)
  • Martire S, Gogate A, Whitmill A, Tafessu A, Nguyen J, Teng Y, Tastemel M, Banaszynski L. "Phosphorylation of histone H3. 3 at serine 31 promotes p300 activity and enhancer acetylation." Nature genetics (2019)
  • Nguyen, J, Jiao J, Smoot K, Watt G, Zhao C, Song X, Stevenson H.L., McCormick J, Fisher-Hoch S, Zhang J, Futreal A, Beretta L. "Toll-like Receptor 4: a Target for Chemoprevention of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Obesity and Steatohepatitis." Oncotarget (2018)
  • Chen L, Long C, Nguyen J, Kumar D, Lee J. "Discovering alkylamide derivatives of bexarotene as new therapeutic agents against triple-negative breast cancer." Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters (2017).
  • Nguyen J, Chen L, Kumar D, Lee J. "Facile synthesis of autophagonizer and evaluation of its activity to induce autophagic cell death in apoptosis-defective cell line."Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters (2016)