Moira Jackson, PhD

Research Associate Professor

DSB D2-32F
Phone: (352) 273-5068
Fax: (352) 392-3305

Education and Training

Ph.D – University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland (1984-1989)
B.S.(Hons.) – University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland (1980-1984)

Postdoctoral Training

Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada, Post doctoral fellowship, Lectured in embryonic and placental development for 4th year embryology course at University of Toronto


Chr├ętien ML, Zhang M, Jackson MR, Kapus A, Langille BL.
Mechanotransduction by endothelial cells is locally generated, direction-dependent, and ligand-specific. J Cell Physiol. 2010 Aug;224(2):352-61 | PubMed

Joo JH, Lee YJ, Munguba GC, Park S, Taxter TJ, Elsagga MY, Jackson MR, Oh SP, Sugrue SP. Role of Pinin in neural crest, dorsal dermis, and axial skeleton development and its involvement in the regulation of Tcf/Lef activity in mice. Dev Dyn. 2007 Aug;236(8):2147-58 | PubMed

McCue S, Dajnowiec D, Xu F, Zhang M, Jackson MR, Langille BL. Shear stress regulates forward and reverse planar cell polarity of vascular endothelium in vivo and in vitro. Circ Res. 2006 Apr 14;98(7):939-46 | PubMed

Joo JH, Alpatov R, Munguba GC, Jackson MR, Hunt ME, Sugrue SP. Reduction of Pnn by RNAi induces loss of cell-cell adhesion between human corneal epithelial cells. Mol Vis. 2005 Feb 18;11:133-42. | PubMed

Zimowska G, Shi J, Munguba G, Jackson MR, Alpatov R, Simmons MN, Shi Y, Sugrue SP. Pinin/DRS/memA interacts with SRp75, SRm300 and SRrp130 in corneal epithelial cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003 Nov;44(11):4715-23. | PubMed

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