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Jawed Alam

Department of Molecular Genetics

Ochsner Clinic Foundation

New Orleans 70121



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  • Department of Molecular Genetics, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans 70121, USA. 2003 - 2007
  • Department of Molecular Genetics, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA. 1999 - 2000


  1. How many transcription factors does it take to turn on the heme oxygenase-1 gene?. Alam, J., Cook, J.L. Am. J. Respir. Cell Mol. Biol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  2. Regulation of heme oxygenase-1 gene transcription: recent advances and highlights from the International Conference (Uppsala, 2003) on Heme Oxygenase. Alam, J., Igarashi, K., Immenschuh, S., Shibahara, S., Tyrrell, R.M. Antioxid. Redox Signal. (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Heme activates the heme oxygenase-1 gene in renal epithelial cells by stabilizing Nrf2. Alam, J., Killeen, E., Gong, P., Naquin, R., Hu, B., Stewart, D., Ingelfinger, J.R., Nath, K.A. Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Transcriptional regulation of the heme oxygenase-1 gene via the stress response element pathway. Alam, J., Cook, J.L. Curr. Pharm. Des. (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Mechanism of heme oxygenase-1 gene activation by cadmium in MCF-7 mammary epithelial cells. Role of p38 kinase and Nrf2 transcription factor. Alam, J., Wicks, C., Stewart, D., Gong, P., Touchard, C., Otterbein, S., Choi, A.M., Burow, M.E., Tou, J. J. Biol. Chem. (2000) [Pubmed]
  6. Nrf2, a Cap'n'Collar transcription factor, regulates induction of the heme oxygenase-1 gene. Alam, J., Stewart, D., Touchard, C., Boinapally, S., Choi, A.M., Cook, J.L. J. Biol. Chem. (1999) [Pubmed]
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