Our Faculty

Nancy Krucher

Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Biology

Location
  • @Pleasantville
    Dyson Hall 219

Education


MS

PhD , Clarkson University , Potsdam , 1995
Cellular Biology

BS , Syracuse University , Syracuse NY , 1988
Molecular and Cellular Biology

Publications


Hauff, B., Cervino, J., Haslun, J., Krucher, N. A., Wier, A., Mannix, A., Hughen, K. & Strychar, K. (2014). Genetically divergent Symbiodinium sp. display distinct molecular responses to pathogenic Vibrio and thermal stress. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. Vol 112 , pages 149-159.

Antonucci, L., Egger, J. & Krucher, N. A. (2014). Phosphorylation of the Retinoblastoma protein on Serine 807 is required for association with Bax. Cell Cycle. Vol 13 , pages 3611-3617.

PRESENTATIONS


Krucher, N. A. & , . (2015, April). American Association for Cancer Research. The Mammosphere- the use of a 3D model to study breast cancer.

Krucher, N. A. (2014, April). American Association for Cancer Research. Rb Association is regulated by phosphorylation. San Diego

Krucher, N. A. (2013, April). American Association for Cancer Research. Rb dephosphorylaiton and cleavage in apoptosis.

RESEARCH INTEREST


Many proteins that control cell division are involved in cancer development. The phosphorylation state of the Retinoblastoma protein (Rb) regulates the ability of this protein to control cell proliferation.

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Krucher, N. A. (2014, March). The Role of Rb phosphorylation in proliferation an Apoptosis in breast cancer cells grown in 3D cell culture.
National Cancer Institute of the NIH , Federal , $360,000.00 . Funded,

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