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Ashok K. Chakraborty

Department of Dermatology

Yale University School of Medicine

New Haven

Connecticut 06520



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  • Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA. 1999 - 2006
  • Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, USA. 2003


  1. GnT-V expression and metastatic phenotypes in macrophage-melanoma fusion hybrids is down-regulated by 5-Aza-dC: evidence for methylation sensitive, extragenic regulation of GnT-V transcription. Chakraborty, A.K., Sousa, J.F., Chakraborty, D., Funasaka, Y., Bhattacharya, M., Chatterjee, A., Pawelek, J. Gene (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. GnT-V, macrophage and cancer metastasis: a common link. Chakraborty, A.K., Pawelek, J.M. Clin. Exp. Metastasis (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. Evidence that the small GTPase Rab8 is involved in melanosome traffic and dendrite extension in B16 melanoma cells. Chakraborty, A.K., Funasaka, Y., Araki, K., Horikawa, T., Ichihashi, M. Cell Tissue Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Differential gene expression in genetically matched mouse melanoma cells with different metastatic potential. Chakraborty, A.K., Yamaga, S. Gene (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Expression of c-Met proto-oncogene in metastatic macrophage x melanoma fusion hybrids: implication of its possible role in MSH-induced motility. Chakraborty, A.K., Kolesnikova, N., Sousa, J.F., Espreafico, E.M., Peronni, K.C., Pawelek, J. Oncol. Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  6. Human monocyte x mouse melanoma fusion hybrids express human gene. Chakraborty, A.K., de Freitas Sousa, J., Espreafico, E.M., Pawelek, J.M. Gene (2001) [Pubmed]
  7. Fusion hybrids with macrophage and melanoma cells up-regulate N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase V, beta1-6 branching, and metastasis. Chakraborty, A.K., Pawelek, J., Ikeda, Y., Miyoshi, E., Kolesnikova, N., Funasaka, Y., Ichihashi, M., Taniguchi, N. Cell Growth Differ. (2001) [Pubmed]
  8. Identification of microsatellite length polymorphism by a polymerase chain reaction-based assay at IL-1beta gene locus in cancer cells. Chakraborty, A.K. Cancer Lett. (2000) [Pubmed]
  9. Upregulation of mRNA for the melanocortin-1 receptor but not for melanogenic proteins in macrophage x melanoma fusion hybrids exhibiting increased melanogenic and metastatic potential. Chakraborty, A.K., Funasaka, Y., Ichihashi, M., Sodi, S., Bhattacharya, M., Pawelek, J. Pigment Cell Res. (1999) [Pubmed]
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