Valerie Weaver, Ph.D.

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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Grants

Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth 1995 (Cycle I)
Postdoctoral Fellowship 1FB-0400 $70,000


Tissue structure, nuclear organization and gene expression in normal and malignant breast
  Periodical: Cancer Research
  Author(s): Bissell MJ, Weaver VM, Lelievre SA, Wang F, Petersen OW, and Schmeichel KL
  Yr: 1999 Vol: 59 Nbr: 7 Suppl Pgs: 1757-1764s
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Functional culture models for studying mechanisms governing mammary epithelial cell apoptosis in normal and malignant breast
  Periodical: Journal of Mammary Gland Biology and Neoplasia
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Bissell MJ
  Yr: 1999 Vol: 4 Nbr: 2 Pgs: 193-201
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Structural cues from the tissue microenvironment are essential determinants of the human mammary epithelial cell phenotype
  Periodical: Journal of Mammary Gland Biology and Neoplasia
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Schmeichel KL, and Bissell MJ
  Yr: 1998 Vol: 3 Nbr: 2 Pgs: 201-213
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Reversion of the malignant phenotype of human breast cells in 3-dimensional culture and in vivo by integrin blocking antibodies
  Periodical: Journal of Cell Biology
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Petersen OW, Wang F, Larabell CA, Briand P, Damsky C, and Bissel MJ
  Yr: 1997 Vol: 137 Nbr: 1 Pgs: 231-245
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Extracellular matrix: the central regulator of cell and tissue homeostasis
  Periodical: Trends in Cell Biology
  Author(s): Weaver VM and Roskelly CD
  Yr: 1997 Vol: 7 Nbr: Pgs: 40-42
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
The importance of the microenvironment in breast cancer progression: recapitulation of mammary tumorigenesis using a unique human mammary epithelial cell model and a 3-dimensional culture assay
  Periodical: Journal of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Fischer AH, Peterson OW, and Bissel MJ
  Yr: 1997 Vol: 74 Nbr: Pgs: 833-851
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Extracellular matrix and nuclear matrix interactions may regulate apoptosis and tissue-specific gene expression: a concept whose time has come
  Periodical: Advances in Molecular and Cell Biology
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Lelievre S, Larabell CA, and Bissell MJ
  Yr: 1997 Vol: 24 Nbr: Pgs: 1-55
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth
 
Differentiation and cancer in the mammary gland: Shedding new light on an old dichotomy
  Periodical: Advances in Cancer Research
  Author(s): Weaver VM, Petersen OW, Ronnov-Jessen l,and Bissell MJ
  Yr: 1997 Vol: 75 Nbr: Pgs: 135-161
  Associated Grant: Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Prevention: Cell Death vs Growth