Chelsea K. Martin

Assistant Professor, Anatomic Pathology
(902) 620-5168
Pathology and Microbiology
Atlantic Veterinary College, 3343A
DVM, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island
PhD, Ohio State University
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
  • Oral squamous carcinoma
  • Mechanisms of cancer invasion into bone
  • Development and pathology of animal models of cancer
  • C.K. Martin, W.P. Dirksen, S.T. Shu, J.L. Werbeck, N.K. Thudi, M. Yamaguchi, T.D. Wolfe, K.N. Heller and T.J. Rosol. Characterization of Bone Resorption in Novel In Vitro and In Vivo Models of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Oral Oncology 48:491-9, 2012.
  • H.Z. Chen, M. Ouseph, J. Li, T. Pecot, B. Liu, V. Chokshi, M. Byrne, C. Duran, G. Comstock, C.K. Martin, P. Trikha, S. Senapati, Y.W. Huang, S. Gandhi, N. Wilson, J.C. Thompson, S. Raman, S. Singh, M. Leone, R. Majiraju, K. Huang, X. Mo, S. Fernandez, I. Kalaszczynska, D.J. Woldemuth, P. Sincinski, T. Huang, V. Jin and G. Leone. Canonical and Atypical E2Fs Regulate the Mammalian Endocycle. Nat Cell Biol 14:1192-1202, 2012.
  • S.T. Shu, W.P. Dirksen, L.G. Lanigan, C.K. Martin, N.K. Thudi, J.L. Werbeck, S.A. Fernandez, B.E. Hildreth III and T.J. Rosol. Effects of parathyroid hormone-related protein and macrophage inflammatory protein-1 in Jurkat T-cells on tumor formation in vivo and expression of apoptosis regulatory genes in vitro. Leuk Lymphoma 53:688-98, 2012.
  • C.K. Martin, S.H. Tannehill-Gregg and T.J. Rosol. Bone-invasive Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Cats: Pathology and Expression of Parathyroid Hormone-Related Protein. Vet Pathol 48:302-12, 2011.
  • C.K. Martin, J.L. Werbeck, N.K. Thudi, L.G. Lanigan, T.D. Wolfe, R.E. Toribio and T.J. Rosol. Zoledronic acid reduces bone loss and tumor growth in an orthotopic xenograft mouse model of osteolytic oral squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Res 21: 8607-16, 2010.


  • Walaa Nasry (co-supervised with Dr. J.C. Rodriguez)
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