Som-Ming Leung, Ph.D.

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Som-Ming Leung, Ph.D.

Education and Training:

B.S., Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 1991-1995

Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, Program in Cell Biology and Molecular Physiology, Pittsburgh, PA, Dr. Gerard Apodaca mentor, 1995-2001
M.B.A., Rutgers University, NJ, 2010

Current Position: Director, Program Management at Edge Therapeutics, Inc.
Enter the name for this tabbed section: Primary Research Articles
Leung SM, Chen D, DasGupta BR, Whiteheart SW, Apodaca G. SNAP-23 requirement for transferrin recycling in Streptolysin-O-permeabilized Madin-Darby canine kidney cells. J Biol Chem. 1998 Jul 10;273(28):17732-41. PubMed PMID: 9651373.

Leung SM, Rojas R, Maples C, Flynn C, Ruiz WG, Jou TS, Apodaca G. Modulation of endocytic traffic in polarized Madin-Darby canine kidney cells by the small GTPase RhoA. Mol Biol Cell. 1999 Dec;10(12):4369-84. PubMed PMID: 10588664; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC25764.

Jou TS, Leung SM, Fung LM, Ruiz WG, Nelson WJ, Apodaca G. Selective alterations in biosynthetic and endocytic protein traffic in Madin-Darby canine kidney epithelial cells expressing mutants of the small GTPase Rac1. Mol Biol Cell. 2000 Jan;11(1):287-304. PubMed PMID: 10637309; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC14775.

Leung SM, Ruiz WG, Apodaca G. Sorting of membrane and fluid at the apical pole of polarized Madin-Darby canine kidney cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2000 Jun;11(6):2131-50. PubMed PMID: 10848634; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC14908.

Rojas R, Ruiz WG, Leung SM, Jou TS, Apodaca G. Cdc42-dependent modulation of tight junctions and membrane protein traffic in polarized Madin-Darby canine kidney cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2001 Aug;12(8):2257-74. PubMed PMID: 11514615; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC58593.

Truschel ST, Wang E, Ruiz WG, Leung SM, Rojas R, Lavelle J, Zeidel M, Stoffer D, Apodaca G. Stretch-regulated exocytosis/endocytosis in bladder umbrella cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2002 Mar;13(3):830-46. PubMed PMID: 11907265; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC99602.
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