Marcus B. Smolka

Associate Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Contact Information

339 Weill Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-0274

Marcus B. Smolka

Associate Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Expertise

Cell signaling; proteomics; genome replication and maintenance

Current Research Interest

Mapping signaling networks that control genome replication and integrity in yeast and humans

Distinction

American Cancer Society Research Scholar Award    
São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) PhD Fellow

Selected Publications

Bastos de Oliveira, Francisco Meirelles, Dongsung Kim, José Renato Cussiol, Jishnu Das, Min Cheol Jeong, Lillian Doerfler, Kristina Hildegard Schmidt, Haiyuan Yu and Marcus B. Smolka. "Phosphoproteomics Reveals Distinct Modes of Mec1/ATR Signaling During DNA Replication." Molecular Cell 57, no. 6 (2015): 1124-1132.

Lanz, Michael C., Susannah Oberly, Ethan J. Sanford, Sushma Sharma, Andrei Chabes, and Marcus B. Smolka. “Separable Roles for Mec1/ATR in Genome Maintenance, DNA Replication and Genome Maintenance.” Genes & Development (2018).

Cornell Research Website Article

Imperfection: Cell Replication and Cancer