Education

Undergraduate
Colorado State University , Biochemistry
Graduate School
Colorado State University (1989)

Research Interest

  • Biomarkers of radiotherapeutic response in head and neck cancer
  • Carcinogenic risk from charged particle exposures in space
  • Charged particle radiotherapy
  • Combined modality radiotherapy via radioprotecting and radiosensitizing compounds
  • Intrinsic radiosensitivity

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Integrative Analysis Identifies a Novel AXL-PI3 Kinase-PD-L1 Signaling Axis Associated with Radiation Resistance in Head and Neck Cancer.
Skinner HD, Giri U, Yang LP, Kumar M, Liu Y, Story MD, Pickering CR, Byers LA, Williams MD, Wang J, Shen L, Yoo SY, Fan YH, Molkentine DP, Beadle BM, Meyn RE, Myers JN, Heymach JV Clin. Cancer Res. 2017 May
Tumor Treatment Fields Can Enhance the Radio- and Chemosensitivity of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Cell Lines.
Karanam NK, Srinivasan K, Sishc B, Ding LH, Saha D, Story MD Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. 2016 Oct 96 2S E578
Effective Rat Lung Tumor Model for Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy.
Zhang Z, Wodzak M, Belzile O, Zhou H, Sishc B, Yan H, Stojadinovic S, Mason RP, Brekken RA, Chopra R, Story MD, Timmerman R, Saha D Radiat. Res. 2016 May
Use of the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory at Brookhaven National Laboratory to Conduct Charged Particle Radiobiology Studies Relevant to Ion Therapy.
Held KD, Blakely EA, Story MD, Lowenstein DI Radiat. Res. 2016 May
Proteomic profiling identifies PTK2/FAK as a driver of radioresistance in HPV negative head and neck cancer.
Skinner HD, Giri U, Yang L, Woo SH, Story MD, Pickering CR, Byers LA, Williams MD, El-Naggar A, Wang J, Diao L, Shen L, Fan YH, Molkentine DP, Beadle BM, Meyn RE, Myers JN, Heymach JV Clin. Cancer Res. 2016 Apr
A case-control genome-wide association study identifies genetic modifiers of fetal hemoglobin in sickle cell disease.
Liu L, Pertsemlidis A, Ding LH, Story MD, Steinberg MH, Sebastiani P, Hoppe C, Ballas SK, Pace BS Exp. Biol. Med. (Maywood) 2016 Mar

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Particle Therapy Cooperative Group (2015)
  • American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (2005)
  • American Association of Cancer Research (1998)
  • Radiation Research Society (1988)