Dr Yash Chhabra

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Biotechnology, The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Iyer, Swati, Chhabra, Yash, Harvey, Tracey J., Wang, Richard, Chiu, Han Sheng, Smith, A. G., Thomas, Walter G., Pennisi, David J. and Piper, Michael (2017) CRIM1 is necessary for coronary vascular endothelial cell development and homeostasis. Journal of Molecular Histology, 48 1: 53-61. doi:10.1007/s10735-016-9702-3

  • Fane, Mitchell E., Chhabra, Yash, Hollingsworth, David E. J., Simmons, Jacinta L., Spoerri, Loredana, Oh, Tae Gyu, Chauhan, Jagat, Chin, Toby, Harris, Lachlan, Harvey, Tracey J., Muscat, George E. O., Goding, Colin R., Sturm, Richard A., Haass, Nikolas K., Boyle, Glen M., Piper, Michael and Smith, Aaron G. (2017) NFIB mediates BRN2 driven melanoma cell migration and invasion through regulation of EZH2 and MITF. EBioMedicine, 16 63-75. doi:10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.01.013

  • Brooks, Andrew, Dai, W., O'Mara, M. L., Abankwa, D., Chhabra, Y., Pelekanos, R. A., Gardon, O., Tunny, K. A., Blucher, K. M., Morton, C. J., Parker, M. W., Sierecki, E., Gambin, Y., Gomez, G. A., Alexandrov, K., Wilson, I. A., Doxastakis, M., Mark, A. E. and Waters, M. J. (2016). Going downstream - how does GH binding activate JAK2. In: Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, (16-16). 23-26 August, 2015. doi:10.1111/cen.13010

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

  • Iyer, Swati, Chhabra, Yash, Harvey, Tracey J., Wang, Richard, Chiu, Han Sheng, Smith, A. G., Thomas, Walter G., Pennisi, David J. and Piper, Michael (2017) CRIM1 is necessary for coronary vascular endothelial cell development and homeostasis. Journal of Molecular Histology, 48 1: 53-61. doi:10.1007/s10735-016-9702-3

  • Fane, Mitchell E., Chhabra, Yash, Hollingsworth, David E. J., Simmons, Jacinta L., Spoerri, Loredana, Oh, Tae Gyu, Chauhan, Jagat, Chin, Toby, Harris, Lachlan, Harvey, Tracey J., Muscat, George E. O., Goding, Colin R., Sturm, Richard A., Haass, Nikolas K., Boyle, Glen M., Piper, Michael and Smith, Aaron G. (2017) NFIB mediates BRN2 driven melanoma cell migration and invasion through regulation of EZH2 and MITF. EBioMedicine, 16 63-75. doi:10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.01.013

  • Waters, Michael J., Brooks, Andrew J. and Chhabra, Yash (2014) A new mechanism for growth hormone receptor activation of JAK2, and implications for related cytokine receptors. JAK-STAT, 3 e29569: 1-6. doi:10.4161/jkst.29569

  • Brooks, Andrew J., Dai, Wei, O’Mara, Megan L., Abankwa, Daniel, Chhabra, Yash, Pelekanos, Rebecca A., Gardon, Olivier, Tunny, Kathryn A., Blucher, Kristopher M., Morton, Craig J., Parker, Michael W., Sierecki, Emma, Gambin, Yann, Gomez, Guillermo A., Alexandrov, Kirill, Wilson, Ian A., Doxastakis, Manolis, Mark, Alan E. and Waters, Michael J. (2014) Mechanism of activation of protein kinase JAK2 by the growth hormone receptor. Science, 344 6185: 1249783.1-1249783.12. doi:10.1126/science.1249783

  • Chhabra, Yash, Waters, Michael J. and Brooks, Andrew J. (2011) Role of the growth hormone–IGF-1 axis in cancer. Expert Review of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 6 1: 71-84. doi:10.1586/eem.10.73

Conference Publication

  • Brooks, Andrew, Dai, W., O'Mara, M. L., Abankwa, D., Chhabra, Y., Pelekanos, R. A., Gardon, O., Tunny, K. A., Blucher, K. M., Morton, C. J., Parker, M. W., Sierecki, E., Gambin, Y., Gomez, G. A., Alexandrov, K., Wilson, I. A., Doxastakis, M., Mark, A. E. and Waters, M. J. (2016). Going downstream - how does GH binding activate JAK2. In: Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, (16-16). 23-26 August, 2015. doi:10.1111/cen.13010

  • Brooks, Andrew J, Chhabra, Yash, Abankwa, Daniel, O’Mara, Megan, Dai, Wei, Gardon, Olivier, Tunny, Kathryn A., Blucher, Kristopher M., Morton, Craig J., Parker, Michael W., Sierecki, Emma, Gambin, Yann, Guillermo A. Gomez, Alexandrov, Kirill Kirill, Doxastakis, Manolis, Mark, Alan E. and Waters, Michael J. (2014). A new cytokine receptor activation paradigm: Activation of JAK2 by the growth hormone receptor. In: SI: 2014 ICIS Abstract Issue, ICIS Conference. 2nd Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine and Interferon Society (ICIS), Melbourne, VIC Australia, (22-22). 26 - 29 October 2014. doi:10.1016/j.cyto.2014.07.227

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision