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Dr. Mba Uzoma U. Mba MD, PhD
Diplomate in Endocrinology and Metabolism

Education and Training
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (MD), VA

  • Graduate Medical Education at Virginia Commonwealth University Health, VA

  • The Scripps Research Institute (PhD), La Jolla, CA

  • Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA

Contributions to Science

1) The Proto-oncogene PKCι regulates the alternative splicing of Bcl-x pre-mRNAShultz JC, Vu N, Shultz MD, Mba MU, Shapiro BA, Chalfant CE.Mol Cancer Res. 2012 May;10(5):660-9. doi: 10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-11-0363. Epub 2012 Apr 20.

2) MicroRNA profiles in allograft tissues and paired urines associate with chronic allograft dysfunction with IF/TAScian MJ, Maluf DG, David KG, Archer KJ, Suh JL, Wolen AR, Mba MU, Massey HD, King AL, Gehr T, Cotterell A, Posner M, Mas V.Am J Transplant. 2011 Oct;11(10):2110-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2011.03666.x. Epub 2011 Jul 27


3) Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptors mediate neuromodulatory functions in the CNSSim-Selley LJ, Goforth PB, Mba MU, Macdonald TL, Lynch KR, Milstien S, Spiegel S, Satin LS, Welch SP, Selley DE.J Neurochem. 2009 Aug;110(4):1191-202. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2009.06202.x. Epub 2009 May 31

Professional Memberships
Endocrine Society
American Thyroid Associations
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