Zita Sibenaller, PhD

Department of Radiation Oncology
Free Radical and Radiation Biology
B180 Med Labs
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1101, USA

Work: (319) 335-8014
Fax: (319) 335-8039

Zita Sibenaller




Cullen lab


Umthun, A.R., Hou, Z., Sibenaller, Z.A., Shaiu, W.-L., and  Dobbs, D.L.:  Identification of DNA-binding proteins that recognize a conserved Type I repeat sequence in the replication origin region of Tetrahymena rDNA.  Nucleic Acids Res. 22(21): 4432-4440, 1994.

Sibenaller, Z.A., Sorensen, B.R., and Wold, M.S.:  The 32- and 14-kDa subunits of Replication Protein A are responsible for species-specific interactions with ssDNA.  Biochemistry 37:12496-12506, 1998.

Chiang, Y.P., Rizzino, A., Sibenaller, Z.A., Wold, M.S., and Vishwanatha, J.K.:  Specific down-regulation of annexin II expression I human cells interferes with cell proliferation.  Mol. Cell. Biochem. 199:139-147, 1999.

Ryken, T.C., Frankel, B., Longo, S.L., Sibenaller, Z.A.:  Interaction of fas and fas ligand in a rat 36B10 glioma model.  Neurosurgical Focus 8 (4): Article 3, 2000.

Sibenaller, Z.A., Etame, A.B., Ali, M.M., Barua, M., Braun, T.A., Casavant, T.L., Ryken, T.C.:  Genetic characterization of commonly used glioma cell lines in the rat animal model system.  Neurosurg Focus. 19 (4): E1, 2005.

Deorah, S., Lynch, C.F., Sibenaller, Z.A., Ryken, T.C.  Trends in brain cancer incidence and survival in the United States:  Surveillance, epidemiology and end results program, 1973-2001.  Neurosurg Focus.  April, 2006

Foltz, G., Ryu, G-Y., Yoon, J-G, Nelson, T., Fahey, J., Frankes, A., Lee, H., Field, L., Zander, K., Sibenaller, Z., Ryken, T., Vibhakar, R., Hood, L., Madan, A.  Genome-wide analysis of epigenetic silencing identifies BEX 1 and BEX2 as candidate tumor suppressor genes in malignant gliomas.  Cancer Res 66 (13): 6665-6674, 2006

Solomon, D.A., Kim, J-S., Cronin, J.C., Sibenaller, Z.A., Ryken, T.C., Rosenberg., S.A., Ressom H., Jean, W., Bigner, D., Yan, H., Samulels, Y., Waldman, T.  Mutational Inactivation of PTPRD in Glioblastoma Multiforme and Malignant Melanoma. Cancer Res. 68 (24):  10300-10306, 2008.

Foltz, G., Yoon, J-G., Lee, H., Ryken, T., Sibenaller, Z., Ehrich, M., Hood, L., Madan, A.  DNA methyltransferase mediated transcriptional silencing in malignant glioma: a combined whole genome microarray and promoter array analysis.  Oncogene 28 (29): 2667-2277, 2009..

Solomon, D.A., Kim, J-S., Ressom, H.W., Sibenaller, Z., Ryken, T., Jean, W., Bigner, D., Yan, H., Waldman, T.  Sample Type Bias in the Analysis of Cancer Genomes. Cancer Res 69 (14): 5630-5633, 2009

Ranade, A. R., Nasser, S., Sridhar, S., Korn, R. L., Sibenaller, Z., Ryken, T., Tran, N. L., Seungchan, K., Gotway, M. B., Weiss, G. J.  MicroRNAs Associated with Brain Metastasis in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.  Submitted, 2010