Dr Thomas Owens

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Physiology, School of Medical Sciences
Bosch Institute

F13 - Anderson Stuart Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9351 4394
F: +61 2 9351 2058

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Themes | Keywords | Publications



Stem cells; apoptosis; Molecular biology; Cell biology; Breast cancer


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2010 | 2009


  • Anderson, L., Owens, T., Naylor, M. (2014), Structural and mechanical functions of integrins. Biophysical Reviews. 6, 203-213.
  • Anderson, L., Owens, T., Naylor, M. (2014), Integrins in development and cancer. Biophysical Reviews. 6, 191-202.


  • Schellenberg, B., Wang, P., Keeble, J., Rodriguez-Enriquez, R., Walker, S., Owens, T., Foster, F., Tanianis-Hughes, J., Brennan, K., Streuli, C., Gilmore, A. (2013), Bax Exists in a Dynamic Equilibrium between the Cytosol and Mitochondria to Control Apoptotic Priming. Molecular Cell. 49(5), 959-971. [Abstract]
  • Owens, T., Gilmore, A., Streuli, C., Foster, F. (2013), Inhibitor of Apoptosis Proteins: Promising Targets for Cancer Therapy. Journal of Carcinogenesis & Mutagenesis. S14, 004.
  • Owens, T., Naylor, M. (2013), Breast cancer stem cells. Frontiers in Physiology. 4, 225. [Abstract]


  • Collu, G., Hidalgo-Sastre, A., Acar, A., Bayston, L., Gildea, C., Leverentz, M., Mills, C., Owens, T., Meurette, O., Dorey, K., Brennan, K. (2012), Dishevelled limits Notch signalling through inhibition of CSL. Development. 139(23), 4405-4415. [Abstract]


  • Owens, T., Foster, F., Valentijn, A., Gilmore, A., Streuli, C. (2010), Role for X-linked Inhibitor of apoptosis protein upstream of mitochondrial permeabilization. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285(2), 1081-1088. [Abstract]
  • Owens, T., Foster, F., Tanianis-Hughes, J., Cheung, J., Brackenbury, L., Streuli, C. (2010), Analysis of inhibitor of apoptosis protein family expression during mammary gland development. BMC Developmental Biology. 10, 71. [Abstract]


  • Owens, T., Valentijn, A., Upton, J., Keeble, J., Zhang, L., Lindsay, J., Zouq, N., Gilmore, A. (2009), Apoptosis commitment and activation of mitochondrial Bax during anoikis is regulated by p38MAPK. Cell Death and Differentiation. 16(11), 1551-1562. [Abstract]
  • Gilmore, A., Owens, T., Foster, F., Lindsay, J. (2009), How adhesion signals reach a mitochondrial conclusion--ECM regulation of apoptosis. Current Opinion in Cell Biology. 21(5), 654-661. [Abstract]
  • Foster, F., Owens, T., Tanianis-Hughes, J., Clarke, R., Brennan, K., Bundred, N., Streuli, C. (2009), Targeting inhibitor of apoptosis proteins in combination with ErbB antagonists in breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research. 11(3), R41. [Abstract]