Dr Kavitha Gowrishankar

Research Assistant/Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Medicine, Westmead Clinical School
Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research

Telephone +61 2 9926 4713

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Book Chapters

  • Gowrishankar, K., Carlino, M., Rizos, H. (2013). Acquired Resistance to Targeted MAPK Inhibition in Melanoma. In Guy Huynh Thien Duc (Eds.), Melanoma - From Early Detection to Treatment, (pp. 197-218). Croatia: InTech Open Access Publishers (peer reviewed).

Journals

  • Becker, T., Boyd, S., Mijatov, B., Gowrishankar, K., Snoyman, S., Pupo, G., Scolyer, R., Mann, G., Kefford, R., Zhang, X., Rizos, H. (2014). Mutant B-RAF-Mcl-1 survival signaling depends on the STAT3 transcription factor. Oncogene, 33(9), 1158-1166. [More Information]
  • Carlino, M., Gowrishankar, K., Saunders, C., Pupo, G., Snoyman, S., Zhang, X., Saw, R., Becker, T., Kefford, R., Long, G., Rizos, H. (2013). Antiproliferative Effects of Continued Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Pathway Inhibition Following Acquired Resistance to BRAF and/or MEK Inhibition in Melanoma. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, 12(7), 1332-1342. [More Information]
  • Boyd, S., Mijatov, B., Pupo, G., Tran, S., Gowrishankar, K., Shaw, H., Goding, C., Scolyer, R., Mann, G., Kefford, R., Rizos, H., Becker, T. (2013). Oncogenic B-RAF(V600E) Signaling Induces the T-Box3 Transcriptional Repressor to Repress E-Cadherin and Enhance Melanoma Cell Invasion. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 133(5), 1269-1277. [More Information]
  • Tran, S., Haferkamp, S., Scurr, L., Gowrishankar, K., Becker, T., Desilva, C., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R., Kefford, R., Rizos, H. (2012). Absence of Distinguishing Senescence Traits in Human Melanocytic Nevi. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 132(9), 2226-2234. [More Information]
  • Gowrishankar, K., Snoyman, S., Pupo, G., Becker, T., Kefford, R., Rizos, H. (2012). Acquired Resistance to BRAF Inhibition Can Confer Cross-Resistance to Combined BRAF/MEK Inhibition. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 132(7), 1850-1859. [More Information]
  • Steain, M., Gowrishankar, K., Rodriguez, M., Slobedman, B., Abendroth, A. (2011). Upregulation of CXCL10 in Human Dorsal Root Ganglia during Experimental and Natural Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection. Journal of Virology, 85(1), 626-631. [More Information]
  • Gowrishankar, K., Steain, M., Cunningham, A., Rodriguez, M., Blumbergs, P., Slobedman, B., Abendroth, A. (2010). Characterization of the host immune response in human Ganglia after herpes zoster. Journal of Virology, 84(17), 8861-8870. [More Information]
  • Gowrishankar, K., Slobedman, B., Cunningham, A., Miranda Saksena, M., Boadle, R., Abendroth, A. (2007). Productive varicella-zoster virus infection of cultured intact human ganglia. Journal of Virology, 81(12), 6752-6756. [More Information]

2014

  • Becker, T., Boyd, S., Mijatov, B., Gowrishankar, K., Snoyman, S., Pupo, G., Scolyer, R., Mann, G., Kefford, R., Zhang, X., Rizos, H. (2014). Mutant B-RAF-Mcl-1 survival signaling depends on the STAT3 transcription factor. Oncogene, 33(9), 1158-1166. [More Information]

2013

  • Gowrishankar, K., Carlino, M., Rizos, H. (2013). Acquired Resistance to Targeted MAPK Inhibition in Melanoma. In Guy Huynh Thien Duc (Eds.), Melanoma - From Early Detection to Treatment, (pp. 197-218). Croatia: InTech Open Access Publishers (peer reviewed).
  • Carlino, M., Gowrishankar, K., Saunders, C., Pupo, G., Snoyman, S., Zhang, X., Saw, R., Becker, T., Kefford, R., Long, G., Rizos, H. (2013). Antiproliferative Effects of Continued Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Pathway Inhibition Following Acquired Resistance to BRAF and/or MEK Inhibition in Melanoma. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, 12(7), 1332-1342. [More Information]
  • Boyd, S., Mijatov, B., Pupo, G., Tran, S., Gowrishankar, K., Shaw, H., Goding, C., Scolyer, R., Mann, G., Kefford, R., Rizos, H., Becker, T. (2013). Oncogenic B-RAF(V600E) Signaling Induces the T-Box3 Transcriptional Repressor to Repress E-Cadherin and Enhance Melanoma Cell Invasion. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 133(5), 1269-1277. [More Information]

2012

  • Tran, S., Haferkamp, S., Scurr, L., Gowrishankar, K., Becker, T., Desilva, C., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R., Kefford, R., Rizos, H. (2012). Absence of Distinguishing Senescence Traits in Human Melanocytic Nevi. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 132(9), 2226-2234. [More Information]
  • Gowrishankar, K., Snoyman, S., Pupo, G., Becker, T., Kefford, R., Rizos, H. (2012). Acquired Resistance to BRAF Inhibition Can Confer Cross-Resistance to Combined BRAF/MEK Inhibition. The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 132(7), 1850-1859. [More Information]

2011

  • Steain, M., Gowrishankar, K., Rodriguez, M., Slobedman, B., Abendroth, A. (2011). Upregulation of CXCL10 in Human Dorsal Root Ganglia during Experimental and Natural Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection. Journal of Virology, 85(1), 626-631. [More Information]

2010

  • Gowrishankar, K., Steain, M., Cunningham, A., Rodriguez, M., Blumbergs, P., Slobedman, B., Abendroth, A. (2010). Characterization of the host immune response in human Ganglia after herpes zoster. Journal of Virology, 84(17), 8861-8870. [More Information]

2007

  • Gowrishankar, K., Slobedman, B., Cunningham, A., Miranda Saksena, M., Boadle, R., Abendroth, A. (2007). Productive varicella-zoster virus infection of cultured intact human ganglia. Journal of Virology, 81(12), 6752-6756. [More Information]

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