Jay L. Hess

 

Recent Submissions

  • Borkin, Dmitry; He, Shihan; Miao, Hongzhi; Kempinska, Katarzyna; Pollock, Jonathan; Chase, Jennifer; Purohit, Trupta; Malik, Bhavna; Zhao, Ting; Wang, Jingya; Wen, Bo; Zong, Hongliang; Jones, Morgan; Danet-Desnoyers, Gwenn; Guzman, Monica L.; Talpaz, Moshe; Bixby, Dale L.; Sun, Duxin; Hess, Jay L.; Muntean, Andrew G.; Maillard, Ivan; Cierpicki, Tomasz; Grembecka, Jolanta (Elsevier, 2015-04-13)
    Chromosomal translocations affecting mixed lineage leukemia gene (MLL) result in acute leukemias resistant to therapy. The leukemogenic activity of MLL fusion proteins is dependent on their interaction with menin, providing ...
  • Cao, Fang; Townsend, Elizabeth C.; Karatas, Hacer; Xu, Jing; Li, Li; Lee, Shirley; Liu, Liu; Chen, Yong; Ouillette, Peter; Zhu, Jidong; Hess, Jay L.; Atadja, Peter; Lei, Ming; Qin, Zhaohui; Malek, Sami; Wang, Shaomeng; Dou, Yali (Elsevier, 2014-01-23)
    Here we report a comprehensive characterization of our recently developed inhibitor MM-401 that targets the MLL1 H3K4 methyltransferase activity. MM-401 is able to specifically inhibit MLL1 activity by blocking MLL1-WDR5 ...
  • Collins, Cailin; Wang, Jingya; Miao, Hongzhi; Bronstein, Joel; Nawer, Humaira; Xu, Tao; Figueroa, Maria; Muntean, Andrew G.; Hess, Jay L. (PNAS, 2014-07-08)
    Homeobox A9 (HOXA9) is a homeodomain-containing transcription factor that plays a key role in hematopoietic stem cell expansion and is commonly deregulated in human acute leukemias. A variety of upstream genetic alterations ...