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Mon-li H. Chu, PhD

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233 South Tenth Street
Bluemle Life Sciences Building, Room 406
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-4834

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Human adipose-derived stem cell transplantation as a potential therapy for collagen VI-related congenital muscular dystrophy
  2. COL6A3 protein deficiency in mice leads to muscle and tendon defects similar to human collagen VI congenital muscular dystrophy
  3. Loss of fibulin-2 protects against progressive ventricular dysfunction after myocardial infarction
  4. Tumor-specific expression and alternative splicing of the COL6A3 gene in pancreatic cancer
  5. Dysfunctional tendon collagen fibrillogenesis in collagen VI null mice
  6. Recessive COL6A2 C-globular missense mutations in Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy: Role of the C2a splice variant
  7. Fibulin-2 and fibulin-5 cooperatively function to form the internal elastic lamina and protect from vascular injury
  8. Latent transforming growth factor β-binding proteins and fibulins compete for fibrillin-1 and exhibit exquisite specificities in binding sites
  9. 139D Retinoic acid receptors are required for skeletal growth, matrix homeostasis and growth plate function in postnatal mouse
  10. Exon skipping mutations in collagen VI are common and are predictive for severity and inheritance
  11. Fibulin-2 is dispensable for mouse development and elastic fiber formation
  12. Muscle interstitial fibroblasts are the main source of collagen VI synthesis in skeletal muscle: Implications for congenital muscular dystrophy types Ullrich and Bethlem
  13. Compound heterozygous mutations in fibulin-4 causing neonatal lethal pulmonary artery occlusion, aortic aneurysm, arachnodactyly, and mild cutis laxa
  14. Mouse embryo fibroblasts lacking the tumor suppressor menin show altered expression of extracellular matrix protein genes
  15. Ullrich myopathy phenotype with secondary ColVI defect identified by confocal imaging and electron microscopy analysis
  16. A comparative analysis of the fibulin protein family: Biochemical characterization, binding interactions, and tissue localization
  17. COL6A1 genomic deletions in bethlem myopathy and ullrich muscular dystrophy
  18. Erratum: Transcriptional and posttranscriptional regulation of fibulin-1 by estrogens leads to differential induction of messenger ribonucleic acid variants in ovarian and breast cancer cells (Endocrinology (2005) 146 (760-768))
  19. A homozygous COL6A2 intron mutation causes in-frame triple-helical deletion and nonsense-mediated mRNA decay in a patient with Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy
  20. Detection of common and private mutations in the COL6A1 gene of patients with Bethlem myopathy