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Jocelyn C. Reader, PhD

Academic Title:

Research Associate

Primary Appointment:

Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Additional Title:

Research Associate Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Location:

655 W. Baltimore Street

Phone (Primary):

410-706-5938

Education and Training

Goucher College, BA, Biological Sciences, 2002

University of Maryland School of Medicine, PhD, Human Genetics, 2009

University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Program in Oncology, 2014

Research/Clinical Keywords

Breast Cancer Ovarian Cancer Inflammation PGE2 Disparities

Highlighted Publications

Divergent roles of CXCR3 isoforms in promoting cancer stem-like cell survival and metastasis.

Li Y, Reader JC, Ma X, Kundu N, Kochel T, Fulton AM.

Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Jan;149(2):403-15. doi: 10.1007/s10549-014-3229-7. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

PMID: 25537642

Divergent roles of CXCR3 isoforms in promoting cancer stem-like cell survival and metastasis.

Li Y, Reader JC, Ma X, Kundu N, Kochel T, Fulton AM.

Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Jan;149(2):403-15. doi: 10.1007/s10549-014-3229-7. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

PMID: 25537642

Multiple drug resistance-associated protein (MRP4) exports prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) and contributes to metastasis in basal/triple negative breast cancer.

Kochel TJ, Reader JC, Ma X, Kundu N, Fulton AM.

Oncotarget. 2017 Jan 24;8(4):6540-6554. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.14145.

Research Interests

Breast cancer disparities - the role of PGE2 receptor EP1 in breast cancer metastasis and disparities

Gynecological malignancies - the role of COX pathway in gyn malignancies

The role of chemokines in breast and ovarian cancer