Jesse Lugus
Research Investigator
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

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Molecular cell biologist with expertise in liver diseases. Project team leader for fibrotic liver disease target discovery via LMW and pooled CRISPR screening campaigns. Experience in disease-relevant, high throughput assay development for therapeutic discovery.

Postdoctoral Fellow (previously held)
Boston University Medical Campus
Cardiovascular Institute (Whitaker)

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  1. Planas-Paz L, Sun T, Pikiolek M, Cochran NR, Bergling S, Orsini V, Yang Z, Sigoillot F, Jetzer J, Syed M, Neri M, Schuierer S, Morelli L, Hoppe PS, Schwarzer W, Cobos CM, Alford JL, Zhang L, Cuttat R, Waldt A, Carballido-Perrig N, Nigsch F, Kinzel B, Nicholson TB, Yang Y, Mao X, Terracciano LM, Russ C, Reece-Hoyes JS, Gubser Keller C, Sailer AW, Bouwmeester T, Greenbaum LE, Lugus JJ, Cong F, McAllister G, Hoffman GR, Roma G, Tchorz JS. YAP, but Not RSPO-LGR4/5, Signaling in Biliary Epithelial Cells Promotes a Ductular Reaction in Response to Liver Injury. Cell Stem Cell. 2019 07 03; 25(1):39-53.e10. PMID: 31080135
  2. Lugus JJ, Ngoh GA, Bachschmid MM, Walsh K. Mitofusins are required for angiogenic function and modulate different signaling pathways in cultured endothelial cells. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2011 Dec; 51(6):885-93.View Related Profiles. PMID: 21839087; PMCID: PMC3208756; DOI: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2011.07.023;
  3. Ouchi N, Parker JL, Lugus JJ, Walsh K. Adipokines in inflammation and metabolic disease. Nat Rev Immunol. 2011 Feb; 11(2):85-97. PMID: 21252989; PMCID: PMC3518031; DOI: 10.1038/nri2921;
  4. Papanicolaou KN, Khairallah RJ, Ngoh GA, Chikando A, Luptak I, O'Shea KM, Riley DD, Lugus JJ, Colucci WS, Lederer WJ, Stanley WC, Walsh K. Mitofusin-2 maintains mitochondrial structure and contributes to stress-induced permeability transition in cardiac myocytes. Mol Cell Biol. 2011 Mar; 31(6):1309-28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 21245373; PMCID: PMC3067905; DOI: 10.1128/MCB.00911-10;
  5. Lugus JJ, Park C, Ma YD, Choi K. Both primitive and definitive blood cells are derived from Flk-1+ mesoderm. Blood. 2009 Jan 15; 113(3):563-6. PMID: 18957687; PMCID: PMC2628363; DOI: 10.1182/blood-2008-06-162750;
  6. Wozniak RJ, Keles S, Lugus JJ, Young KH, Boyer ME, Tran TM, Choi K, Bresnick EH. Molecular hallmarks of endogenous chromatin complexes containing master regulators of hematopoiesis. Mol Cell Biol. 2008 Nov; 28(21):6681-94. PMID: 18779319; PMCID: PMC2573226; DOI: 10.1128/MCB.01061-08;
  7. Ma YD, Lugus JJ, Park C, Choi K. Differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells into blood. Curr Protoc Stem Cell Biol. 2008 Jul; Chapter 1:Unit 1F.4. PMID: 18770633; PMCID: PMC2640320; DOI: 10.1002/9780470151808.sc01f04s6;
  8. Lee D, Park C, Lee H, Lugus JJ, Kim SH, Arentson E, Chung YS, Gomez G, Kyba M, Lin S, Janknecht R, Lim DS, Choi K. ER71 acts downstream of BMP, Notch, and Wnt signaling in blood and vessel progenitor specification. Cell Stem Cell. 2008 May 8; 2(5):497-507. PMID: 18462699; PMCID: PMC2683414; DOI: 10.1016/j.stem.2008.03.008;
  9. Lugus JJ, Chung YS, Mills JC, Kim SI, Grass J, Kyba M, Doherty JM, Bresnick EH, Choi K. GATA2 functions at multiple steps in hemangioblast development and differentiation. Development. 2007 Jan; 134(2):393-405. PMID: 17166922
  10. Park C, Lugus JJ, Choi K. Stepwise commitment from embryonic stem to hematopoietic and endothelial cells. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2005; 66:1-36. PMID: 15797450
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