Michael VanSaun
Research Asst Prof
Last active: 6/17/2014

  1. Targeting the Wnt pathway in synovial sarcoma models. Barham W, Frump AL, Sherrill TP, Garcia CB, Saito-Diaz K, VanSaun MN, Fingleton B, Gleaves L, Orton D, Capecchi MR, Blackwell TS, Lee E, Yull F, Eid JE (2013) Cancer Discov 3(11): 1286-301
    › Primary publication · 23921231 (PubMed) · PMC3823757 (PubMed Central)
  2. Molecular pathways: adiponectin and leptin signaling in cancer. Vansaun MN (2013) Clin Cancer Res 19(8): 1926-32
    › Primary publication · 23355630 (PubMed) · PMC3630242 (PubMed Central)
  3. Hepatocellular proliferation correlates with inflammatory cell and cytokine changes in a murine model of nonalchoholic fatty liver disease. Vansaun MN, Mendonsa AM, Lee Gorden D (2013) PLoS One 8(9): e73054
    › Primary publication · 24039859 (PubMed) · PMC3767686 (PubMed Central)
  4. Reprogramming of mesenchymal stem cells by the synovial sarcoma-associated oncogene SYT-SSX2. Garcia CB, Shaffer CM, Alfaro MP, Smith AL, Sun J, Zhao Z, Young PP, VanSaun MN, Eid JE (2012) Oncogene 31(18): 2323-34
    › Primary publication · 21996728 (PubMed) · PMC3752676 (PubMed Central)
  5. Increased diacylglycerols characterize hepatic lipid changes in progression of human nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; comparison to a murine model. Gorden DL, Ivanova PT, Myers DS, McIntyre JO, VanSaun MN, Wright JK, Matrisian LM, Brown HA (2011) PLoS One 6(8): e22775
    › Primary publication · 21857953 (PubMed) · PMC3153459 (PubMed Central)
  6. High fat diet induced hepatic steatosis establishes a permissive microenvironment for colorectal metastases and promotes primary dysplasia in a murine model. VanSaun MN, Lee IK, Washington MK, Matrisian L, Gorden DL (2009) Am J Pathol 175(1): 355-64
    › Primary publication · 19541928 (PubMed) · PMC2708821 (PubMed Central)
  7. Optical imaging of matrix metalloproteinase-7 activity in vivo using a proteolytic nanobeacon. Scherer RL, VanSaun MN, McIntyre JO, Matrisian LM (2008) Mol Imaging 7(3): 118-31
    › Primary publication · 19123982 (PubMed) · PMC2777890 (PubMed Central)
  8. Metastasis Research Society-American Association For Cancer Research Joint Conference on Metastasis. Welch DR, Cooper CR, Hurst DR, Lynch CC, Martin MD, Vaidya KS, VanSaun MN, Mastro AM (2008) Cancer Res 68(23): 9578-82
    › Primary publication · 19047132 (PubMed) · PMC2741417 (PubMed Central)
  9. Activation of Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 is altered at the frog neuromuscular junction following changes in synaptic activity. VanSaun M, Humburg BC, Arnett MG, Pence M, Werle MJ (2007) Dev Neurobiol 67(11): 1488-97
    › Primary publication · 17525979 (PubMed)
  10. Matrix metalloproteinases and cellular motility in development and disease. VanSaun MN, Matrisian LM (2006) Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 78(1): 69-79
    › Primary publication · 16622849 (PubMed)