FORMAÇÃO ACADÊMICA

    • Post Doctoral Clinical Fellowship – Canadian College of Medical Geneticists Training Program, The Hospital for Sick Children. Specialty:  Clinical Cytogenetics.
    • Ph.D. – University of Toronto, Institute of Medical Sciences.
    • M.Sc. – University of Toronto, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
    • B.Sc., Honours – University of Western Ontario, Biological Sciences

 

PUBLICAÇÕES RECENTES EM PERIÓDICOS (ÚLTIMOS 5 ANOS)

  • SMITH, A.C.; SUZUKI, M.; THOMPSON, R.; CHOUFANI, S.; HIGGINS, M. J.; CHIU, I.W.; SQUIRE, J.A.; et al.Maternal gametic transmission of translocations or inversions of human chromosome 11p15.5 results in regional DNA hypermethylation and downregulation of CDKN1C expression. Genomics99(1), 25-35. 2012.
  • LEE, A.F.; YIP, S.; SMITH, A.C.; HAYES, M.M.; NIELSEN, T.O.; O’CONNELL, J. X. Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma of the perineum with heterotopic ossification: case report and review of the literature. Human pathology, 4-6.2011.
  • HORIKE, S.-I.; FERREIRA, J.C.P.; MEGURO-HORIKE, M.; CHOUFANI, S.; SMITH, A.C.; SHUMAN, C.; MESCHINO, W.; et al. Screening of DNA methylation at the H19 promoter or the distal region of its ICR1 ensures efficient detection of chromosome 11p15 epimutations in Russell-Silver syndrome. American journal of medical genetics. Part A, 149A(11), 2415-23. 2009.
  • GUO, L.; CHOUFANI, S.; FERREIRA, J.; SMITH, A.; CHITAYAT, D.; SHUMAN, C.; UXA, R.; et al. Altered gene expression and methylation of the human chromosome 11 imprinted region in small for gestational age (SGA) placentae. Developmental biology320(1), 79-91. 2008.
  • SMITH, A.C.; SHUMAN, C.; CHITAYAT, D.; STEELE, L.; RAY, P. N.; BOURGEOIS, J.; WEKSBERG, R. Severe presentation of Beckwith–Wiedemann syndrome associated with high levels of constitutional paternal uniparental disomy for chromosome 11p15. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A143(24), 3010–3015. 2007.
  • SMITH, A.C.; CHOUFANI, S.; FERREIRA, J.C.; WEKSBERG, R. Growth regulation, imprinted genes, and chromosome 11p15.5. Pediatric research61(5 Pt 2), 43R-47R. 2007.
  • STACHON, A.C.; BASKIN, B.; SMITH, A.C.; SHUGAR, A.; CYTRYNBAUM, C.; FISHMAN, L.; MENDOZA-LONDONO, R.; et al. Molecular diagnosis of 22q11. 2 deletion and duplication by multiplex ligation dependent probe amplification. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A143(24), 2924–2930. 2007.

 

CAPÍTULO(S) DE LIVRO(S) PUBLICADO(S)

  • WEKSBERG, R.; SADOWSKI, P.; SMITH, A.C.; TYCKO, B.  “Epigenetics”  In Principles and Practice of Medical Genetics  Emory and Rimoin, Dr. J.M. Connor (ed).  2006.

 

CONVÊNIOS, COLABORAÇÕES E INTERCÂMBIOS

  1. COLABORAÇÕES:

1.1 COLABORAÇÕES INTERNACIONAIS:

-Dr. T. Gillan. – Department of Pathology, University of British Columbia

-Dr. C. Toze. – Department of Pathology, University of British Columbia

-Dr. A. Karsan. – BC Cancer Research Centre, Genome Sciences Centre

-Dr. G. Slack. – BC Cancer Agency, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

-Dr. K. Craddock. – Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, University Health Network, University of Toronto.

 

 

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