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John L. Nitiss

Molecular Pharmacology Department

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


Tennessee 38105



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  • Molecular Pharmacology Department, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA. 2001 - 2009
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Molecular Pharmacology Department, 332 N. Lauderdale, Memphis, USA. 1998 - 2005


  1. DNA topoisomerase II and its growing repertoire of biological functions. Nitiss, J.L. Nat. Rev. Cancer (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Targeting DNA topoisomerase II in cancer chemotherapy. Nitiss, J.L. Nat. Rev. Cancer (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Gimatecan (sigma-tau industrie farmaceutiche riunite/novartis). Nitiss, J.L., Nitiss, K.C. IDrugs (2005) [Pubmed]
  4. A mutation in human topoisomerase II alpha whose expression is lethal in DNA repair-deficient yeast cells. Walker, J.V., Nitiss, K.C., Jensen, L.H., Mayne, C., Hu, T., Jensen, P.B., Sehested, M., Hsieh, T., Nitiss, J.L. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  5. A copper connection to the uptake of platinum anticancer drugs. Nitiss, J.L. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2002) [Pubmed]
  6. DNA topoisomerases in cancer chemotherapy: using enzymes to generate selective DNA damage. Nitiss, J.L. Curr. Opin. Investig. Drugs (2002) [Pubmed]
  7. Overexpression of type I topoisomerases sensitizes yeast cells to DNA damage. Nitiss, J.L., Nitiss, K.C., Rose, A., Waltman, J.L. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  8. Investigating the biological functions of DNA topoisomerases in eukaryotic cells. Nitiss, J.L. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (1998) [Pubmed]
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