Education and Training
- Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, 1997
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.
Odegaard, ML, Joseph, JW, Jensen, MV, Lu, D, Ilkayeva, O, Ronnebaum, SM, Becker, TC, and Newgard, CB. "The mitochondrial 2-oxoglutarate carrier is part of a metabolic pathway that mediates glucose- and glutamine-stimulated insulin secretion." J Biol Chem 285, no. 22 (May 28, 2010): 16530-16537.
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.
Anderson, KR, Torres, CA, Solomon, K, Becker, TC, Newgard, CB, Wright, CV, Hagman, J, and Sussel, L. "Cooperative transcriptional regulation of the essential pancreatic islet gene NeuroD1 (beta2) by Nkx2.2 and neurogenin 3." The Journal of Biological Chemistry 284, no. 45 (November 2009): 31236-31248.
Dunn-Meynell, AA, Sanders, NM, Compton, D, Becker, TC, Eiki, J-I, Zhang, BB, and Levin, BE. "Relationship among brain and blood glucose levels and spontaneous and glucoprivic feeding." Journal of Neuroscience 29, no. 21 (2009): 7015-7022.