Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Gary Clawson, MS, PhD, MD

Gary Clawson, MS, PhD, MD

Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Division of Experimental Pathology
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Scientific Program:Experimental Therapeutics
gac4@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Liver
  • RNA
  • Nuclear Envelope
  • Neoplasms
  • Nucleoside-Triphosphatase
  • Proteins
  • Nuclear Matrix
  • Messenger RNA
  • RNA Transport
  • Hepatocytes
  • Growth
  • Catalytic RNA

Clinical Trials

New Tumor Markers for Pancreatic Cancer in Blood

Recent Publications

2019

Abraham, T, Clawson, G, McGovern, CO, Edris, W, Tang, X, Adair, JH & Matters, G 2019, Multiphoton and harmonic generation imaging methods enable direct visualization of drug nanoparticle carriers in conjunction with vasculature in fibrotic prostate tumor mouse model. in A Tarnok, JF Leary & DL Farkas (eds), Imaging, Manipulation, and Analysis of Biomolecules, Cells, and Tissues XVII., 108811T, Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 10881, SPIE, Imaging, Manipulation, and Analysis of Biomolecules, Cells, and Tissues XVII 2019, San Francisco, United States, 2/4/19. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2508833

2018

Bellon, A, Wegener, A, Lescallette, AR, Valente, M, Yang, SK, Gardette, R, Matricon, J, Mouaffak, F, Watts, P, Vimeux, L, Yun, J, Imamura, Y, Clawson, G, Blandin, E, Chaumette, B, Jay, TM, Krebs, MO, Feuillet, V & Hosmalin, A 2018, 'Transdifferentiation of Human Circulating Monocytes Into Neuronal-Like Cells in 20 Days and Without Reprograming', Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, vol. 11, 323. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnmol.2018.00323
Linton, SS, Abraham, T, Liao, JJ, Clawson, G, Butler, PJ, Fox, T, Kester, M & Matters, G 2018, 'Tumor-promoting effects of pancreatic cancer cell exosomes on THP-1-derived macrophages', PloS one, vol. 13, no. 11, e0206759. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206759

2017

Clawson, G, Matters, G, Xin, P, McGovern, C, Wafula, E, Depamphilis, CW, Meckley, M, Wong, J, Stewart, L, D’Jamoos, C, Altman, NS, Imamura, Y, Du, Z, Honaas, L & Abraham, T 2017, '"Stealth dissemination" of macrophage-tumor cell fusions cultured from blood of patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma', PloS one, vol. 12, no. 9, e0184451. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0184451
Clawson, G, Abraham, T, Pan, W, Tang, X, Linton, SS, McGovern, CO, Loc, WS, Smith, JP, Butler, PJ, Kester, M, Adair, JH & Matters, G 2017, 'A Cholecystokinin B Receptor-Specific DNA Aptamer for Targeting Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma', Nucleic Acid Therapeutics, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 23-35. https://doi.org/10.1089/nat.2016.0621
Loc, WS, Linton, SS, Wilczynski, ZR, Matters, G, McGovern, CO, Abraham, T, Fox, T, Gigliotti, CM, Tang, X, Tabakovic, A, Martin, JA, Clawson, G, Smith, JP, Butler, PJ, Kester, M & Adair, JH 2017, 'Effective encapsulation and biological activity of phosphorylated chemotherapeutics in calcium phosphosilicate nanoparticles for the treatment of pancreatic cancer', Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, vol. 13, no. 7, pp. 2313-2324. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nano.2017.06.017

2016

Yang, X, Liu, Y, Mani, H, Olson, J, Clawson, G, Caruso, C, Bruggeman, R, Varlotto, JM, Zander, DS & Rassaei, N 2017, 'Biologic Evaluation of Diabetes and Local Recurrence in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer', Pathology and Oncology Research, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 73-77. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12253-016-0086-1
Clawson, G 2016, 'Histone deacetylase inhibitors as cancer therapeutics', Annals of Translational Medicine, vol. 4, no. 15, 287. https://doi.org/10.21037/atm.2016.07.22
Kaifi, JT, Li, G, Clawson, G, Kimchi, ET & Staveley-O'Carroll, KF 2016, 'Perioperative circulating tumor cell detection: Current perspectives', Cancer Biology and Therapy, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 859-869. https://doi.org/10.1080/15384047.2016.1167296

2015

Kaifi, JT, Kunkel, M, Das, A, Harouaka, RA, Dicker, DT, Li, G, Zhu, J, Clawson, G, Yang, Z, Reed, MF, Gusani, NJ, Kimchi, ET, Staveley-O’Carroll, KF, Zheng, S & El-Deiry, WS 2015, 'Circulating tumor cell isolation during resection of colorectal cancer lung and liver metastases: A prospective trial with different detection techniques', Cancer Biology and Therapy, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 699-708. https://doi.org/10.1080/15384047.2015.1030556
Clawson, GA, Matters, GL, Xin, P, Imamura-Kawasawa, Y, Du, Z, Thiboutot, DM, Helm, KF, Neves, RI & Abraham, T 2015, 'Macrophage-tumor cell fusions from peripheral blood of melanoma patients', PloS one, vol. 10, no. 8, e0134320. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0134320

Clinical Trials Search


Children (age < 18 years)
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