University of Sao Paulo (1994), Biology
Graduate School
University of Sao Paulo (1998), Developmental Biology
Graduate School
Weizmann Institute of Science (2005), Molecular & Cell Biology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Stress-induced cleavage of Myc promotes cancer cell survival.
Conacci-Sorrell M, Ngouenet C, Anderson S, Brabletz T, Eisenman RN Genes Dev. 2014 Apr 28 7 689-707
An overview of MYC and its interactome.
Conacci-Sorrell M, McFerrin L, Eisenman RN Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2014 Jan 4 1 a014357
Dual regulation of Myc by Abl.
Sanchez-Arévalo Lobo VJ, Doni M, Verrecchia A, Sanulli S, Fagà G, Piontini A, Bianchi M, Conacci-Sorrell M, Mazzarol G, Peg V, Losa JH, Ronchi P, Ponzoni M, Eisenman RN, Doglioni C, Amati B Oncogene 2013 Nov 32 45 5261-71
Premetazoan ancestry of the Myc-Max network.
Young SL, Diolaiti D, Conacci-Sorrell M, Ruiz-Trillo I, Eisenman RN, King N Mol. Biol. Evol. 2011 Oct 28 10 2961-71
Post-translational control of Myc function during differentiation.
Conacci-Sorrell M, Eisenman RN Cell Cycle 2011 Feb 10 4 604-10
Myc-nick: a cytoplasmic cleavage product of Myc that promotes alpha-tubulin acetylation and cell differentiation.
Conacci-Sorrell M, Ngouenet C, Eisenman RN Cell 2010 Aug 142 3 480-93
The shed ectodomain of Nr-CAM stimulates cell proliferation and motility, and confers cell transformation.
Conacci-Sorrell M, Kaplan A, Raveh S, Gavert N, Sakurai T, Ben-Ze'ev A Cancer Res. 2005 Dec 65 24 11605-12
L1, a novel target of beta-catenin signaling, transforms cells and is expressed at the invasive front of colon cancers.
Gavert N, Conacci-Sorrell M, Gast D, Schneider A, Altevogt P, Brabletz T, Ben-Ze'ev A J. Cell Biol. 2005 Feb 168 4 633-42
Autoregulation of E-cadherin expression by cadherin-cadherin interactions: the roles of beta-catenin signaling, Slug, and MAPK.
Conacci-Sorrell M, Simcha I, Ben-Yedidia T, Blechman J, Savagner P, Ben-Ze'ev A J. Cell Biol. 2003 Nov 163 4 847-57
SKI activates Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in human melanoma.
Chen D, Xu W, Bales E, Colmenares C, Conacci-Sorrell M, Ishii S, Stavnezer E, Campisi J, Fisher DE, Ben-Ze'ev A, Medrano EE Cancer Res. 2003 Oct 63 20 6626-34

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Weizmann Institute (2000-2005)
  • University of Sao Paulo, Medical School (1995-1998)
  • University of Sao Paulo, Brazil (1991-1994)