Ali Nawshad


Affiliation: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Country: USA


  1. Ozturk F, Sheldon E, Sharma J, Canturk K, Otu H, Nawshad A. Nicotine Exposure During Pregnancy Results in Persistent Midline Epithelial Seam With Improper Palatal Fusion. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016;18:604-12 pubmed publisher
    ..The previous version was incorrect. New authors Ali Nawshad, Hasan Otu, Janki Sharma, and Elizabeth Sheldon have been included in this version; the funding and ..
  2. Nawshad A. Palatal seam disintegration: to die or not to die? that is no longer the question. Dev Dyn. 2008;237:2643-56 pubmed publisher
    ..In this review, I discuss those two mechanisms and the differences between them. ..
  3. Hu L, Liu J, Li Z, Wang C, Nawshad A. Transforming growth factor-β1 activates ΔNp63/c-Myc to promote oral squamous cell carcinoma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2016;122:460-482.e4 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data highlight the potential role of TGF-β1 in the induction of cancer progression and invasion of OSCC. ..
  4. Ozturk F, Li Y, Zhu X, Guda C, Nawshad A. Systematic analysis of palatal transcriptome to identify cleft palate genes within TGF?3-knockout mice alleles: RNA-Seq analysis of TGF?3 Mice. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:113 pubmed publisher
    ..We used deep sequencing technology, RNA-Seq, to analyze the transcriptome of TGF?3 knockout mice at crucial stages of palatogenesis, including palatal growth (E14.5), adhesion (E15.5), and fusion (E16.5)...
  5. Nawshad A, Medici D, Liu C, Hay E. TGFbeta3 inhibits E-cadherin gene expression in palate medial-edge epithelial cells through a Smad2-Smad4-LEF1 transcription complex. J Cell Sci. 2007;120:1646-53 pubmed
    ..We proved that TGFbeta3 signaling induces EMT in MEE cells by forming activated transcription complexes of Smad2-P, Smad4 and LEF1 that directly inhibit E-cadherin gene expression. ..