Dr. Jennifer Ellington

Dr. Jennifer Ellington

Associate Professor of Biology

jenniferellington@bac.edu

B.S., Siena College
M.S., University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Ph.D., Wake Forest University
  • General Biology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechniques
  • Molecular Biology
  • Research Methods
  • Developmental Biology
  • First-Year Symposium
  • Lewis JP, Palmer ND, Ellington JB, Divers J, Ng MC, Lu L, Langefeld CD, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Analysis of candidate genes on chromosome 20q12-13.1 reveals evidence for BMI mediated association of PREX1 with type 2 diabetes in European Americans. Genomics Oct;96(4):211-9 (2010).
  • Bento JL, Palmer ND, Zhong M, Roh B, Lewis JP, Wing MR, Pandys H, Freedman BI, Langefeld CD, Rich SS, Bowden DW, Mychaleckyj JC. Heterogeneity in gene loci associated with type 2 diabetes on human chromosome 20q13.1. Genomics Oct;92(4):226-34 (2008).
  • Burdon KP, Bento JL, Langefeld CD, Palmer ND, Campbell JR, Beck SR, Carr JJ, Herrington D Freedman BI, Rich SS, Bowden DW. Association of PTPN1 with coronary artery calcium in the Diabetes Heart Study. Diabetes 55(3):651-8 (2006).
  • Bento JL, Bowden DW, Mychaleckyj JC, Freedman BI, Rich SS, Segade FS. Genetic analysis of SLC2A10 (GLUT10) SNPs with type 2 diabetes in Caucasian Americans. BMC Medical Genetics 6(1):42 (2005).
  • Bagwell AM, Bento JL, Mychaleckyj JC, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Genetic analysis of HNF4A SNPs with type 2 diabetes in Caucasian Americans. Diabetes 54(4):1185-90 (2005).
  • Bento JL, Palmer ND, Mychaleckyj JC, Lange LA, Langefeld CD, Rich SS, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Association of protein-tyrosine phosphatase 1B gene polymorphisms with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 53(11):3007-12 (2004).
  • Palmer ND, Bento JL, Mychaleckyj JC, Langefeld CD, Campbell JK, Norris JM, Haffner SM, Bergman RN, Bowden DW. Association of protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B gene polymorphisms with measures of glucose homeostasis in Hispanic Americans: The IRAS Family Study. Diabetes 53(11):3013-9 (2004).
  • Bento JL, Palmer ND, Mychaleckyj JC, Lange LA, Langefeld CD, Rich SS, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Association of protein tyrosine phosphatase N1 gene polymorphisms with ty