Graduate School
Tohoku University (2001)

Research Interest

  • Carcinogenic risk from charged particle exposures in space
  • Circulating miRNAs as biomarkers for cancer diagnosis and therapy
  • Genomics and NGS data analysis


miR-551a and miR-551b-3p target GLIPR2 and promote tumor growth in high-risk head and neck cancer by modulating autophagy
Karanam NK, Ding L, Vo DT, Giri U, Yordy JS, Story MD Advances in Cancer Biology - Metastasis 2023 Jul 7
Orthologs of human circulating miRNAs associated with hepatocellular carcinoma are elevated in mouse plasma months before tumour detection
Ding LH, Fallgren CM, Yu Y, McCarthy M, Edmondson EF, Ullrich RL, Weil MM, Story MD Scientific reports 2022 Dec 12
Evaluation of the Response of HNSCC Cell Lines to γ-Rays and 12C Ions: Can Radioresistant Tumors Be Identified and Selected for 12C Ion Radiotherapy?
Ding L, Sishc BJ, Polsdofer E, Yordy JS, Facoetti A, Ciocca M, Saha D, Pompos A, Davis AJ, Story MD Frontiers in Oncology 2022 Feb 12
Transcriptomic analysis links hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in HZE ion irradiated mice to a human HCC subtype with favorable outcomes
Ding LH, Yu Y, Edmondson EF, Weil MM, Pop LM, McCarthy M, Ullrich RL, Story MD Scientific reports 2021 Dec 11
Associations between lipids in selected brain regions, plasma miRNA, and behavioral and cognitive measures following 28Si ion irradiation
Minnier J, Emmett MR, Perez R, Ding LH, Barnette BL, Larios RE, Hong C, Hwang TH, Yu Y, Fallgren CM, Story MD, Weil MM, Raber J Scientific reports 2021 Dec 11
Avasopasem manganese synergizes with hypofractionated radiation to ablate tumors through the generation of hydrogen peroxide
Sishc BJ, Ding L, Nam TK, Heer CD, Rodman SN, Schoenfeld JD, Fath MA, Saha D, Pulliam CF, Langen B, Beardsley RA, Riley DP, Keene JL, Spitz DR, Story MD Science translational medicine 2021 May 13
Blood-based biomarkers of human papillomavirus–associated cancers: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Balachandra S, Kusin SB, Lee R, Blackwell JM, Tiro JA, Cowell LG, Chiang CM, Wu SY, Varma S, Rivera EL, Mayo HG, Ding L, Sumer BD, Lea JS, Bagrodia A, Farkas LM, Wang R, Fakhry C, Dahlstrom KR, Sturgis EM, Day AT Cancer 2021 Mar 127 850-864
Tumor treating fields cause replication stress and interfere with DNA replication fork maintenance: Implications for cancer therapy
Karanam NK, Ding L, Aroumougame A, Story MD Translational Research 2020 Mar 217 33-46
miR-125a-5p Functions as Tumor Suppressor microRNA And Is a Marker of Locoregional Recurrence And Poor prognosis in Head And Neck Cancer
Vo DT, Karanam NK, Ding L, Saha D, Yordy JS, Giri U, Heymach JV, Story MD Neoplasia (United States) 2019 Sep 21 849-862
EGFR mutations compromise hypoxia-associated radiation resistance through impaired replication fork–associated DNA damage repair
Saki M, Makino H, Javvadi P, Tomimatsu N, Ding LH, Clark JE, Gavin E, Takeda K, Andrews J, Saha D, Story MD, Burma S, Nirodi CS Molecular Cancer Research 2017 Nov 15 1503-1516