Education and Training
- Ph.D., Duke University, 1999
Jacobsen, Jacob Pr, Meghan L. Rudder, Wendy Roberts, Elizabeth L. Royer, Taylor J. Robinson, Adrianna Oh, Ivan Spasojevic, Benjamin D. Sachs, and Marc G. Caron. “SSRI Augmentation by 5-Hydroxytryptophan Slow Release: Mouse Pharmacodynamic Proof of Concept.” Neuropsychopharmacology 41, no. 9 (August 2016): 2324–34. https://doi.org/10.1038/npp.2016.35.
Weitzel, Douglas H., Artak Tovmasyan, Kathleen A. Ashcraft, Alina Boico, Samuel R. Birer, Kingshuk Roy Choudhury, James Herndon, et al. “Neurobehavioral radiation mitigation to standard brain cancer therapy regimens by Mn(III) n-butoxyethylpyridylporphyrin-based redox modifier.” Environ Mol Mutagen 57, no. 5 (June 2016): 372–81. https://doi.org/10.1002/em.22021.
Whitley, Melodi Javid, Diana M. Cardona, Alexander L. Lazarides, Ivan Spasojevic, Jorge M. Ferrer, Joan Cahill, Chang-Lung Lee, et al. “A mouse-human phase 1 co-clinical trial of a protease-activated fluorescent probe for imaging cancer.” Sci Transl Med 8, no. 320 (January 6, 2016): 320ra4. https://doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aad0293.
Batinic-Haberle, I., A. Tovmasyan, and I. Spasojevic. “Corrigendum to 'An educational overview of the chemistry, biochemistry and therapeutic aspects of Mn porphyrins - From superoxide dismutation to H2O2-driven pathways' [Redox Biology, 5C, (2015), 43-65].” Redox Biology 6 (December 1, 2015): 656. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2015.09.001.
Tovmasyan, Artak, Romulo S. Sampaio, Mary-Keara Boss, Jacqueline C. Bueno-Janice, Bader H. Bader, Milini Thomas, Julio S. Reboucas, et al. “Anticancer therapeutic potential of Mn porphyrin/ascorbate system.” Free Radic Biol Med 89 (December 2015): 1231–47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2015.10.416.
Ashcraft, Kathleen A., Mary-Keara Boss, Artak Tovmasyan, Kingshuk Roy Choudhury, Andrew N. Fontanella, Kenneth H. Young, Gregory M. Palmer, et al. “Novel Manganese-Porphyrin Superoxide Dismutase-Mimetic Widens the Therapeutic Margin in a Preclinical Head and Neck Cancer Model.” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 93, no. 4 (November 15, 2015): 892–900. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.07.2283.