Department of Veterinary Pathobiology

Monique A. Lorson
Associate Research Professor

  • PhD, University of Missouri, Department of Immunology and Molecular Biology
  • BS, Saint Mary College, Leavenworth, KS

Research Emphasis: Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Large Animal Model Development, Cellular Biology, Therapeutics

Selected Publications:

Lorson, M.A., Spate, L.D., Prather, R.S. and Lorson, C. The identification and characterization of the porcine (Sus scrofa) Survival Motor Neuron (SMN1) gene: An animal model for therapeutic studies. Dev. Dyn. 2008 Aug:237 (8) 2268-2278.

Lorson MA, Dickson AM, Shaw DJ, Todd AG, Young EC, Morse R, Wolstencroft C, Lorson CL, Young PJ. Identification and characterization of a nuclear localization signal in the SMN associated protein, Gemin4. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2008 Oct 10:375(1):33-37.

Novoyatleva, T., Heinrich, B., Tang, Y., Benderska, N., Ben-Dov, C., Fehlbaum, P., Bracco, L., Lorson, M., Butchbach, M., Lorson, C., Burghes, A., Bollen, M., Stamm, S. Protein phosphatase I binds to the RNA recognition motifof several splicing factors and regulates alternative pre-mRNA processing. Hum Mol Genet. 2008 Jan 1;17(1):52-70.

Lorson, M.A., Spate, L.D., Samuel, M.S., Murphy, C.N., Lorson, C.L., Prather, R.S. and Wells, K.D. Disruption of the Survival Motor Neuron Gene (SMN) in Pigs using ssDNA. Transgenic Research. 2011 February.


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