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Besim Ogretmen

Corresponding Author: Besim Ogretmen

Medical University of South Carolina

86 Jonathan Lucas Street



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  • Corresponding Author: Besim Ogretmen, Medical University of South Carolina, 86 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston. 2012
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA. 2001 - 2006


  1. Off-Target Function of the Sonic Hedgehog Inhibitor Cyclopamine in Mediating Apoptosis via Nitric Oxide-Dependent Neutral Sphingomyelinase 2/Ceramide Induction. Meyers-Needham, M., Lewis, J.A., Gencer, S., Sentelle, R.D., Saddoughi, S.A., Clarke, C.J., Hannun, Y.A., Norell, H., da Palma, T.M., Nishimura, M., Kraveka, J.M., Khavandgar, Z., Murshed, M., Cevik, M.O., Ogretmen, B. Mol. Cancer Ther. (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Sphingolipids in cancer: regulation of pathogenesis and therapy. Ogretmen, B. FEBS Lett. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Biochemical mechanisms of the generation of endogenous long chain ceramide in response to exogenous short chain ceramide in the A549 human lung adenocarcinoma cell line. Role for endogenous ceramide in mediating the action of exogenous ceramide. Ogretmen, B., Pettus, B.J., Rossi, M.J., Wood, R., Usta, J., Szulc, Z., Bielawska, A., Obeid, L.M., Hannun, Y.A. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. Molecular mechanisms of ceramide-mediated telomerase inhibition in the A549 human lung adenocarcinoma cell line. Ogretmen, B., Kraveka, J.M., Schady, D., Usta, J., Hannun, Y.A., Obeid, L.M. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) [Pubmed]
  5. Updates on functions of ceramide in chemotherapy-induced cell death and in multidrug resistance. Ogretmen, B., Hannun, Y.A. Drug Resist. Updat. (2001) [Pubmed]
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