Leshana Saint-Jean
Clinical Trial Specialist
Last active: 2/18/2021


Leshana Saint-Jean, Ph.D.

Senior Clinical Trials Specialist

Vanderbilt-Meharry Center of Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease


The following timeline graph is generated from all co-authored publications.

Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Loss of flow responsive Tie1 results in Impaired
Aortic valve remodeling. Qu X, Violette K, Sewell-Loftin MK, Soslow J, Saint-Jean L, Hinton RB, Merryman WD, Baldwin HS (2019) Dev Biol 455(1): 73-84
    › Primary publication · 31319059 (PubMed) · PMC8269330 (PubMed Central)
  2. Myocardial differentiation is dependent upon endocardial signaling during early cardiogenesis . Saint-Jean L, Barkas N, Harmelink C, Tompkins KL, Oakey RJ, Baldwin HS (2019) Development 146(9)
    › Primary publication · 31023876 (PubMed) · PMC6526719 (PubMed Central)
  3. What chick and mouse models have taught us about the role of the endocardium in congenital heart disease. DeLaughter DM, Saint-Jean L, Baldwin HS, Barnett JV (2011) Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 91(6): 511-25
    › Primary publication · 21538818 (PubMed) · PMC4824950 (PubMed Central)
  4. Activation of nuclear factor kappa B in mammary epithelium promotes milk loss during mammary development and infection. Connelly L, Barham W, Pigg R, Saint-Jean L, Sherrill T, Cheng DS, Chodosh LA, Blackwell TS, Yull FE (2010) J Cell Physiol 222(1): 73-81
    › Primary publication · 19746431 (PubMed) · PMC2783968 (PubMed Central)
  5. The nuclear factor-kappaB pathway controls the progression of prostate cancer to androgen-independent growth. Jin RJ, Lho Y, Connelly L, Wang Y, Yu X, Saint Jean L, Case TC, Ellwood-Yen K, Sawyers CL, Bhowmick NA, Blackwell TS, Yull FE, Matusik RJ (2008) Cancer Res 68(16): 6762-9
    › Primary publication · 18701501 (PubMed) · PMC2840631 (PubMed Central)
  6. The nuclear factor kappa-B pathway in airway epithelium regulates neutrophil recruitment and host defence following Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection. Chen SM, Cheng DS, Williams BJ, Sherrill TP, Han W, Chont M, Saint-Jean L, Christman JW, Sadikot RT, Yull FE, Blackwell TS (2008) Clin Exp Immunol 153(3): 420-8
    › Primary publication · 18647324 (PubMed) · PMC2527362 (PubMed Central)
  7. A transgenic model reveals important roles for the NF-kappa B alternative pathway (p100/p52) in mammary development and links to tumorigenesis. Connelly L, Robinson-Benion C, Chont M, Saint-Jean L, Li H, Polosukhin VV, Blackwell TS, Yull FE (2007) J Biol Chem 282(13): 10028-10035
    › Primary publication · 17261585 (PubMed)