Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Gary H. Perdew, PhD

Gary H. Perdew, PhD

John T. And Paige S. Smith Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptors
  • Ligands
  • Proteins
  • Liver
  • Genes
  • Dioxins
  • Transcriptional Activation
  • HSP90 Heat-Shock Proteins
  • Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
  • Gene Expression
  • Response Elements
  • Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Nuclear Translocator

Recent Publications




Nichols, RG, Cai, J, Murray, IA, Koo, I, Smith, PB, Perdew, GH & Patterson, AD 2018, 'Structural and Functional Analysis of the Gut Microbiome for Toxicologists' Current Protocols in Toxicology, vol. 78, no. 1, e54.




Gutierrez, MA, Davis, SS, Rosko, A, Nguyen, SM, Mitchell, KP, Mateen, S, Neves, J, Garcia, TY, Mooney, S, Perdew, GH, Hubbard, TD, Lamba, DA & Ramanathan, A 2016, 'A novel AhR ligand, 2AI, protects the retina from environmental stress', Scientific reports, vol. 6, 29025.


Lahoti, TS, Boyer, JA, Kusnadi, A, Muku, GE, Murray, IA & Perdew, GH 2015, 'Aryl hydrocarbon receptor activation synergistically induces lipopolysaccharide-mediated expression of proinflammatory chemokine (c-c motif) ligand 20', Toxicological Sciences, vol. 148, no. 1, kfv178, pp. 229-240.
Van Den Bogaard, EH, Podolsky, MA, Smits, JP, Cui, X, John, C, Gowda, K, Desai, D, Amin, S, Schalkwijk, J, Perdew, GH & Glick, AB 2015, 'Genetic and pharmacological analysis identifies a physiological role for the AHR in epidermal differentiation', Journal of Investigative Dermatology, vol. 135, no. 5, pp. 1320-1328.

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