Education and Training
- Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, 1997
Khan, MW, Priyadarshini, M, Cordoba-Chacon, J, Becker, TC, and Layden, BT. "Hepatic hexokinase domain containing 1 (HKDC1) improves whole body glucose tolerance and insulin sensitivity in pregnant mice.(Accepted)" Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. Molecular Basis of Disease 1865, no. 3 (March 2019): 678-687.
Pusec, CM, De Jesus, A, Khan, MW, Terry, AR, Ludvik, AE, Xu, K, Giancola, N, Pervaiz, H, Daviau Smith, E, Ding, X, Harrison, S, Chandel, NS, Becker, TC, Hay, N, Ardehali, H, Cordoba-Chacon, J, and Layden, BT. "Hepatic HKDC1 Expression Contributes to Liver Metabolism." Endocrinology 160, no. 2 (February 2019): 313-330.
Oh, E, Ahn, M, Afelik, S, Becker, TC, Roep, BO, and Thurmond, DC. "Syntaxin 4 Expression in Pancreatic β-Cells Promotes Islet Function and Protects Functional β-Cell Mass." Diabetes 67, no. 12 (December 2018): 2626-2639.
Wang, H, Bender, A, Wang, P, Karakose, E, Inabnet, WB, Libutti, SK, Arnold, A, Lambertini, L, Stang, M, Chen, H, Kasai, Y, Mahajan, M, Kinoshita, Y, Fernandez-Ranvier, G, Becker, TC, Takane, KK, Walker, LA, Saul, S, Chen, R, Scott, DK, Ferrer, J, Antipin, Y, Donovan, M, Uzilov, AV, Reva, B, Schadt, EE, Losic, B, Argmann, C, and Stewart, AF. "Insights into beta cell regeneration for diabetes via integration of molecular landscapes in human insulinomas." Nature Communications 8, no. 1 (October 3, 2017): 767-null.
Hayes, HL, Zhang, L, Becker, TC, Haldeman, JM, Stephens, SB, Arlotto, M, Moss, LG, Newgard, CB, and Hohmeier, HE. "A Pdx-1-Regulated Soluble Factor Activates Rat and Human Islet Cell Proliferation." Molecular and Cellular Biology 36, no. 23 (December 2016): 2918-2930.
Rosario, W, Singh, I, Wautlet, A, Patterson, C, Flak, J, Becker, TC, Ali, A, Tamarina, N, Philipson, LH, Enquist, LW, Myers, MG, and Rhodes, CJ. "The Brain-to-Pancreatic Islet Neuronal Map Reveals Differential Glucose Regulation From Distinct Hypothalamic Regions." Diabetes 65, no. 9 (September 2016): 2711-2723.
Marzban, L, Tomas, A, Becker, TC, Rosenberg, L, Oberholzer, J, Fraser, PE, Halban, PA, and Verchere, CB. "Erratum. Small Interfering RNA—Mediated Suppression of Proislet Amyloid Polypeptide Expression Inhibits Islet Amyloid Formation and Enhances Survival of Human Islets in Culture. Diabetes 2008;57:3045—3055." Diabetes 65, no. 3 (March 2016): 818-818.
Guo, C, Ludvik, AE, Arlotto, ME, Hayes, MG, Armstrong, LL, Scholtens, DM, Brown, CD, Newgard, CB, Becker, TC, Layden, BT, Lowe, WL, and Reddy, TE. "Coordinated regulatory variation associated with gestational hyperglycaemia regulates expression of the novel hexokinase HKDC1." Nature communications 6 (February 4, 2015): 6069-.
Hobson, A, Draney, C, Stratford, A, Becker, TC, Lu, D, Arlotto, M, and Tessem, JS. "Aurora Kinase A is critical for the Nkx6.1 mediated β-cell proliferation pathway." Islets 7, no. 1 (January 2015): e1027854-null.
Civitarese, AE, MacLean, PS, Carling, S, Kerr-Bayles, L, McMillan, RP, Pierce, A, Becker, TC, Moro, C, Finlayson, J, Lefort, N, Newgard, CB, Mandarino, L, Cefalu, W, Walder, K, Collier, GR, Hulver, MW, Smith, SR, and Ravussin, E. "Regulation of skeletal muscle oxidative capacity and insulin signaling by the mitochondrial rhomboid protease PARL." Cell Metab 11, no. 5 (May 5, 2010): 412-426.