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Researcher Publications

Teresa L. Wood, PhD

Selected Publications

Publications Relevant to Cancer Biology

  1. Huang, G., Song, C., Wang, N., Qin, T., Sui, S., Obr, A., Zeng, L., Wood, T.L., LeRoith, D., Li, M. and Wu, Y. (2020) RNA-binding protein CUGBP1 controls the differential INSR splicing in molecular subtypes of breast cancer cells and affects cell aggressiveness. Carcinogenesis Jan 20. pii: bgz141. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgz141. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Ziegler, A.N.#, Feng, Q.#, Chidambaram, S., Testai, J.M., Kumari, E., Rothbard, D.E., Constancia, M., Sandovici, I., Cominski, T., Pang, K., Gao, N. Wood, T.L.* and Levison, S.W.* (2019) Insulin-like growth factor II: An essential adult stem cell niche constituent in brain and intestine. Stem Cell Reports 12:816-830. #co-first authors; *co-senior authors
  3. Obr, A.E., Kumar, S., Chang, Y.J., Bulatowicz, J.J., Barnes, B.J., Birge, R.B., Lazzarino, D.A., Gallagher, E., LeRoith, D. and Wood, T.L. (2018) Insulin-like growth factor receptor signaling in breast tumor epithelium protects cells from endoplasmic reticulum stress and regulates the tumor microenvironment. Breast Cancer Res. Nov 20;20(1):138. doi: 10.1186/s13058-018-1063-2.
  4. Werner, H. and Wood, T. (2018) Editorial: Personalized medicine in cancer research. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018 Nov 20;9:692. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2018.00692. eCollection 2018.
  5. Kumar, S., Davra, V., Obr, A., Geng, K., Wood, T.L. and Birge, R.B. (2017) Crk oncogene promotes PD-L1 expression and immune evasion in a triple-negative murine model of breast cancer. Oncoimmunology 7(1):e1376155.
  6. Acosta, D., Bagchi, S., Broin, P.O., Hollern, D., Racedo, S.E., Morrow, B., Sellers, R.S., Greally, J.M., Golden, A., Andrechek, E., Wood, T.L. and Montagna, C. (2016) LPA receptor activity is basal specific and coincident with early pregnancy and involution during mammary gland postnatal development. Scientific Reports 6:35810.
  7. Flannery, C.A., Rowzee, A.M., Choe, G., Saleh, F., Taylor, H.S. and Wood, T.L. (2016) Development of a quantitative PCR assay for detection of human insulin-like growth factor receptor and insulin receptor isoforms. Endocrinology 157:1702-8.
  8. Flannery, C.A., Saleh, F.L., Choe, G.H., Selen, D.J., Kodaman, P.H., Kliman, H.J., Wood, T.L. and Taylor, H.S. (2016) Differential expression of IR-A, IR-B and IGF-1R in endometrial physiology and distinct signature in adenocarcinoma. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 101:2883-91.
  9. Rota, L.M. and Wood, T.L. (2015) Crosstalk of the insulin-like growth factor receptor with the Wnt signaling pathway in breast cancer. Frontiers in Endocrinology (Lausanne), section Cancer Endocrinology 6:92. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2015.00092. eCollection 2015. Review.
  10. Rota, L.M., Albanito, L., Shin, M.E., Goyeneche, C.L., Shushanov, S., Gallagher, E.J., LeRoith, D., Lazzarino, D.A.* and Wood, T.L.* (2014) Inhibiting insulin-like growth factor receptor in mammary epithelium accelerates Wnt1-mediated tumorigenesis, canonical Wnt signaling and IGF-II/insulin receptor-A expression. Cancer Research 74(19): 1-12. *co-senior authors
  11. Ziegler, A.N., Levison, S.W. and Wood, T.L. (2014) Insulin and IGF receptor signaling in neural stem cell homeostasis. (invited review) Rev. Endocrinol. 11:161-70 doi:10.1038/nrendo.2014.208
  12. Ziegler, A.N., Chidambaram, S., Forbes, B.E., *Wood, T.L. and *Levison, S.W. (2014) IGF-II and IGF-II analogs with enhanced insulin receptor-A binding affinity promote neural stem cell expansion. Biol. Chem. 289:4626-4633. *co-senior authors
  13. Rota, L.M*., Lazzarino, D.A.*, Ziegler, A., LeRoith, D. and Wood, T.L. (2012) Determining mammosphere-forming potential: Application of the limiting dilution analysis. Journal of Mammary Gland Biology. & Neoplasia 17:119-123. *authors contributed equally
  14. Sun, Z, Shushanov, S., LeRoith, D. and Wood, T.L. (2011) Decreased IGF type 1 receptor signaling in mammary epithelium during pregnancy leads to reduced proliferation, alveolar differentiation and expression of insulin receptor substrate (IRS)-1 and IRS-2. Endocrinology 152:3233-3245. PMCID: PMC3138223
  15. Novosyadlyy, R., Lann, D.E., Vjayakumar, A., Rowzee, A., Lazzarino, D.A., Fierz, Y., Carboni, J.M., Gottardis, M.M., Pennisi, P.A., Molinolo, A.A., Kurshan, N., Wilson, M., Santopietro, S., Yakar, S., Wood, T.L., LeRoith, D. (2010) Insulin-mediated acceleration of breast cancer development and progression in a non-obese model of type 2 diabetes. Cancer Res. 70:741-751. PMCID: PMC2946167
  16. Rowzee, A.M., Ludwig, D.L. and Wood, T.L. (2009) Insulin-like growth factor type I receptor and insulin receptor isoform expression and signaling in mammary epithelial cells. Endocrinology, 150:3611-3619. PMCID: PMC2717875
  17. Ning, Y., Hoang, B., Schuller, A.G.P., Hsu, P., Wood, T.L. and Pintar, J.E. (2007) Delayed mammary gland involution in mice with mutation of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 5. Endocrinology 148:2138-2147.
  18. Loladze, A.V., Stull, M.A., Rowzee, A.M., DeMarco, J., Lantry, J.H., III, Rosen, C., LeRoith, D., Wagner, K.-U., Hennighausen, Rosen, C.J. and Wood, T.L. (2006) Epithelial-specific and stage-specific functions of IGF-I during postnatal mammary development. Endocrinology 147:5412-5423.
  19. Allar, M.A. and Wood, T.L. (2004) Expression of the insulin-like growth factor binding proteins during postnatal development of murine mammary glands. Endocrinology 145:2467-2477.
  20. Grimm, S.L., Teagroves, T.N., Kabotyanski, E.B., Hovey, R.C., Vonderhaar, B.K., Lydon, J.P., Miyoshi, K., Hennighausen, L., Ormandy, C.J., Lee, A.V., Stull, M.A., Wood, T.L. and Rosen, J.M. (2002) Disruption of steroid and prolactin receptor patterning in the mammary gland correlates with a block in lobuloalveolar development. Endo.16:2675-2691.
  21. Stull, M.A., Richert, M.M., Loladze, A.V. and Wood, T.L. (2002) Requirement for insulin-like growth factor-I in epidermal growth factor-mediated cell cycle progression of mammary epithelial cells. Endocrinology 143:1872-1879.
  22. Richert, M.M. and Wood, T.L. (1999) The insulin-like growth factors and IGF type I receptor during postnatal growth of the murine mammary gland: Sites of mRNA expression and potential functions. Endocrinology 140:454-461.

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