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Michael J Evans- BA, PhD

Anatomy, Physiology & Cell Biology


Specialty Focus

Cell Biology


1962 BA , Whittier College, CA,
1968 PhD , University of Southern California, Los Angeles,

Active Research Grants

Co-Investigator, Developmental Lung Toxicology and the Immature Clara Cell, Charles Plopper (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIEHS

Co-Investigator, Mechanisms of Species Dependent Environmental Lung Injury, Ed Postlethwait (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIEHS

Co-Investigator, Pulmonary Effects of Environmental Oxidant Pollutants, Dallas Hyde (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIEHS

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2012 Ulmert, D, Evans, MJ, Holland, JP, Rice, SL, Wongvipat, J, Pettersson, K, Abrahamsson, PA, Scardino, PT, Larson, SM, Lilja, H, Lewis, JS, Sawyers, CL Imaging androgen receptor signaling with a radiotracer targeting free prostate-specific antigen. Cancer discovery,
  • Link Icon 2012 Giang, E, Dorner, M, Prentoe, JC, Dreux, M, Evans, MJ, Bukh, J, Rice, CM, Ploss, A, Burton, DR, Law, M Human broadly neutralizing antibodies to the envelope glycoprotein complex of hepatitis C virus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America,
  • Link Icon 2012 Ploss, A, Evans, MJ Hepatitis C virus host cell entry. Current opinion in virology,
  • Link Icon 2012 Ulmert, D, Kaboteh, R, Fox, JJ, Savage, C, Evans, MJ, Lilja, H, Abrahamsson, PA, Björk, T, Gerdtsson, A, Bjartell, A, Gjertsson, P, Höglund, P, Lomsky, M, Ohlsson, M, Richter, J, Sadik, M, Morris, MJ, Scher, HI, Sjöstrand, K, Yu, A, Suurküla, M, Edenbrandt, L, Larson, SM A novel automated platform for quantifying the extent of skeletal tumour involvement in prostate cancer patients using the bone scan index. European urology,
  • Link Icon 2012 Leggate, M, Carter, WG, Evans, MJ, Vennard, RA, Sribala-Sundaram, S, Nimmo, MA Determination of inflammatory and prominent proteomic changes in plasma and adipose tissue after high-intensity intermittent training in overweight and obese males. Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985),
  • Link Icon 2012 Stelter, L, Evans, MJ, Jungbluth, AA, Zanzonico, P, Ritter, G, Ku, T, Rosenfeld, E, Bomalaski, JS, Old, L, Larson, SM Novel mechanistic insights into arginine deiminase pharmacology suggest 18F-FDG is not suitable to evaluate clinical response in melanoma. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine,
  • Link Icon 2011 MacKenzie, AR, Langford, B, Pugh, TA, Robinson, N, Misztal, PK, Heard, DE, Lee, JD, Lewis, AC, Jones, CE, Hopkins, JR, Phillips, G, Monks, PS, Karunaharan, A, Hornsby, KE, Nicolas-Perea, V, Coe, H, Gabey, AM, Gallagher, MW, Whalley, LK, Edwards, PM, Evans, MJ, Stone, D, Ingham, T, Commane, R, Furneaux, KL, McQuaid, JB, Nemitz, E, Seng, YK, Fowler, D, Pyle, JA, Hewitt, CN The atmospheric chemistry of trace gases and particulate matter emitted by different land uses in Borneo. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences,
  • Link Icon 2011 Narbus, CM, Israelow, B, Sourisseau, M, Michta, ML, Hopcraft, SE, Zeiner, GM, Evans, MJ HepG2 cells expressing microRNA miR-122 support the entire hepatitis C virus life cycle. Journal of virology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Evans, MJ, Alexander, SL, Irvine, CH, Kitson, NE, Taylor, TB Administration of a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist to mares at different times during the luteal phase of the estrous cycle. Animal reproduction science,
  • Link Icon 2011 Wakita, T, Suzuki, T, Evans, MJ, Shimotohno, K, Chayama, K, Matsuura, Y, Hijikata, M, Moriishi, K, Seya, T, Enomoto, N, Koike, K, Kato, N, Kanto, T, Hotta, H Will there be an HCV meeting in 2020? Summary of the 17th international meeting on hepatitis C virus and related viruses. Gastroenterology,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2008 Plopper CG, Smiley-Jewell SM, Miller LA, Fanucchi MV, Evans MJ, Buckpitt AR, Avdalovic M, Gershwin LJ, Joad JP, Kajekar R, Larson S, Pinkerton KE, Van Winkle LS, Schelegle ES, Pieczarka EM, Wu R, Hyde DM: Primate Models of Allergic Asthma, Kay, A.B et al, (ed), Allergy and Allergic Diseases, London. Chapter 54.

2008 Hyde DM, Miller LA, Schelegle ES, Fanucchi MV, Van Winkle LS, Tyler NK, Avdalovic MV, Evans MJ, Kajekar R, Buckpitt AR, Pinkerton KE, Joad JP, Gershwin LJ, Wu R, Plopper CG: Chronic Airway Disease in Nonhuman Primates, Voelkel NF, MacNee W, (ed), Chronic Obstructive Lung Diseases. 235-268.

2004 Evans, MJ: Basal cells, G.L. Laurent and S.D. Shapiro, (ed), Encyclopedia of Respiratory Medicine, London, UK. 229-233.

2004 Evans, MJ and PL Sannes: Development of the pulmonary basement membrane, R. Harding, K. Pinkerton and C. Plopper, (ed), The Lung: Development, Aging and the Environment, London, UK. 74-80.

1992 Shami, SG and MJ Evans: Kinetics of pulmonary cells, R.A. Parent, K. Pinkerton and C. Plopper, (ed), Comparative Biology of the Normal Lung, Vol. I, Boca Raton, FL. 145-55.