Nhat Quach


Nhat Quach

Education

B.S. Biochemistry with Research Option, Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Interests

Drug Delivery, Cancer Research and Stem Cell Biology

Publications

Publications:

Quach, N. D.; Mock, J. N.; Scholpa, N. E.; Eggert, M. W.; Payre, C.; Lambeau, G.; Arnold, R. D.; Cummings, B. S., Role of the phospholipase A2 receptor in liposome drug delivery in prostate cancer cells. Mol Pharm 2014, 11 (10), 3443-51.

Quach, N.D.; Arnold, R.D.; Cummings, B.S., Secretory phospholipase A2 enzymes as pharmacological targets for treatment of disease. Biochemical Pharmacology 2014, 90 (4), 338-48.

McAndrews K.M.; McGrail. D.J.; Quach N.D.; Dawson M.R., Spatially coordinated changes in intracellular rheology and extracellular force exertion during mesenchymal stem cell differentiation. Physical biology 2014, 11 (5), 056004.

Callihan, P.; Ali, M.; Salazar, H.; Quach, N.D.; Wu, X.; Stice, S.L.; Hooks, S.P., Convergent regulation of neuronal differentiation and Erk and Akt kinases in human neural progenitor cells by Lysophosphatidic Acid, Sphingosine 1-phosphate, and LIF: Specific roles for the LPA1 receptor. ASN Neuro 2014, 6 (6).

McGrail, D. J.; Ghosh, D.; Quach, N. D.; Dawson, M. R., Differential mechanical response of mesenchymal stem cells and fibroblasts to tumor-secreted soluble factors. PLoS ONE 2012, 7 (3), e33248.4

Of Note

PRESENTATIONS & ABSTRACTS

 

Quach N, Eggert M, Ghosh D, Seth S, Dawson M, Arnold R, Cummings B (2017). Role of Glypican-1 in Human Bone Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cell Growth. Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Research Day.

Quach N, Eggert M, Ghosh D, Seth S, Dawson M, Arnold R, Cummings B (2017). Glypican-1: A Tumor Suppressor or an Oncogene in Human Bone Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cells? American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting.

Quach N, Qian K, Zhang J, Yan C, Seth S, Ivanov I, Ghosh D, Dawson M, Cummings B, Zheng G (2017). Pharmacological Evaluation of PRMT5’s Role in Metastatic Prostate Cancer Cells Using a 3D Co-Culture Tumor-Stromal Model. Keystone Symposia – Cell Plasticity within The Tumor Microenvironment.

Quach N, Qian K, Zhang J, Yan C, Seth S, Ivanov I, Cummings B, Zheng G (2016). Protein Arginine Methyl Transferase (PRMT5) as a Pharmacological Target for Inhibition of Prostate Cancer Cell Growth. 35th Annual GRASP Conference, Florida A&M, FL.

Quach N, Cummings B (2016). Group IIA sPLA2: Good or Bad in Prostate Cancer. LaRocca Finalist Presentation. UGA

Quach N, Qian K, Zhang J, Yan C, Ivanov I, Cummings B, Zheng G (2016). Pharmacological Approach to Understand the Role of PRMT5 in Prostate Cancer Cell Growth. GSPS Research Day.

Arnold R.D., Eggert M., Nie B., Brannen A., Quach N.D., Panizzi P., Cummings B.S. (2016). Effect of Phospholipase A2 Receptor (PLA2R) Expression on Tumorgenesis and Performance of Lipid-Nanomedicines in Prostate Cancer. 43rd Annual Meeting & Exposition of the Controlled Release Society.

Quach N, Qian K, Zhang J, Yan C, Ivanov I, Cummings B, Zheng G (2015). Pharmacological Evaluation of a Potent and Selective Small Molecule Inhibitor of Protein Arginine Methyl Transferase (PRMT5) on Prostate Cancer Cell growth. UGA Conference of Drug Discovery.

Eggert, M., Burcham, A.M., Quach, N.D., Scholpa, N.E., Cummings, B.S. and Arnold, R.D. (2014). Enhanced Targeting and Uptake of Liposome Nanoparticles via Phospholipase A2 Receptor in Prostate Cancer. NanoBio Summit. University of Alabama, October 23-24, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, AL.

Quach N, Scholpa N, Wilding S., Mock J, Arnold R, Cummings B (2013). Expression of the Phospholipase A2 Receptor (PLA2R) in Prostate Cancer Cells and its Role in Chemotherapeutic-Induced Cell Death. GRU Cancer Meeting.

McAndrews K, McGrail D, Quach N, Dawson M (2013). Utilizing Multiple Particle Tracking Microrheology and Traction Force Microscopy to Monitor Mechanical Progression of Differentiating Mesenchymal Stem Cells. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting.

Quach N, Scholpa N, Wilding S., Mock J, Arnold R, Cumming B (2013). Expression of the Phospholipase A2 Receptor (PLA2R) in Prostate Cancer Cells and its Role in Chemotherapeutic-Induced Cell Death. GRU Cancer Meeting.

McAndrews K, McGrail D, Quach N, Dawson M (2013). Utilizing Multiple Particle Tracking Microrheology and Traction Force Microscopy to Monitor Mechanical Progression of Differentiating Mesenchymal Stem Cells. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting.

Quach N, McAndrew K, McGrail D, Dawson M (2012). Understanding the Role of Soluble Growth Factors and Substrate Rigidity on Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Osteogenesis. GT’s Undergraduate Spring Symposium.

McAndrews K, McGrail D, Quach N, Dawson M (2012). Mechanical Forces Generated by Mesenchymal Stem Cells Undergoing Differentiation on Hard and Soft Substrates. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting.

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