Carol C. Gregorio, PhD

Vice Dean for Innovation and Development – COM - Tucson
Department Head, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Co-Director, Sarver Heart Center
Director, Molecular Cardiovascular Research Program
Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Professor, BIO5 Institute
Molecular Medicine Grad Program: 



Pappas, C. T., R. M. Mayfield, C. Henderson, N. Jamilpour, C. Cover, Z. Hernandez, K. R. Hutchinson, M. Chu, K-H. Nam, J. M. Valdez, et al., "Knockout of Lmod2 results in shorter thin filaments followed by dilated cardiomyopathy and juvenile lethality.", Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 112, issue 44, pp. 13573-8, 2015 Nov 3. PMCID: PMC4640780  PMID: 26487682


Yuen, M., S. A. Sandaradura, J. J. Dowling, A. S. Kostyukova, N. Moroz, K. G. Quinlan, V-L. Lehtokari, G. Ravenscroft, E. J. Todd, O. Ceyhan-Birsoy, et al., "Leiomodin-3 dysfunction results in thin filament disorganization and nemaline myopathy.", J Clin Invest, vol. 124, issue 11, pp. 4693-708, 2014 Nov. PMCID: PMC4347224  PMID: 25250574


Bliss, K. T., M. Chu, C. M. Jones-Weinert, and C. C. Gregorio, "Investigating lasp-2 in cell adhesion: new binding partners and roles in motility.", Mol Biol Cell, vol. 24, issue 7, pp. 995-1006, 2013 Apr. PMCID: PMC3608507  PMID: 23389630


Leinwand, L. A., J. C. Tardiff, and C. C. Gregorio, "Mutations in the sensitive giant titin result in a broken heart.", Circ Res, vol. 111, issue 2, pp. 158-61, 2012 Jul 6. PMID: 22773424


Whitman, S. A., C. Cover, L. Yu, D. L. Nelson, D. C. Zarnescu, and C. C. Gregorio, "Desmoplakin and talin2 are novel mRNA targets of fragile X-related protein-1 in cardiac muscle.", Circ Res, vol. 109, issue 3, pp. 262-71, 2011 Jul 22. PMCID: PMC3163600  PMID: 21659647