Books and Chapters

  • C. Gowda, O. L. Francis, Y. Ding, P. Shiraz, K.J. Payne and S. Dovat (2015). Pediatric High-Risk Leukemia- Molecular, Leukemias- Updates and New Insights, Prof. Margarita Guenova (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-2202-9, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/61247. (12/2019)

Scholarly Journals--Published

  • O. L. Francis, K. Chaudhury, T. Lamprecht, JM Klco. Impact of Notch Disruption on Myeloid Development. Blood Cancer Journal 2017 Aug 25;7(8):e598. doi: 10.1038/bcj.2017.73 (08/2017)
  • 2. Coats JS, Baez I, Stoian C, Milford TM, Zhang X, O. L. Francis, Su R, Payne KJ. Expression of Exogenous Cytokine in Patient-derived xenografts via injection with a cytokine-transduced stromal cell line. J Vis. Exp. 2017 May 10;(123) (05/2017)
  • Milford TA, Su RJ, O. L. Francis, Baez I, Martinez SR, Coats JS, Weldon AJ, Calderon MN, Nwosu MC, Botimer AR, Suterwala BT, Zhang XB, Morris CL, Weldon DJ, Dovat S, Payne KJ. TSLP or IL-7 provide an IL-7Ra signal that is critical for human B lymphopoiesis. Eur J Immunol2016 Sep;46(9):2155-61 (09/2016)
  • O. L Francis, Milford TA, Martinez SR, Baez I, Coats JS, Mayagoitia K, Concepcion KR, Ginelli E, Beldiman C, Benitez A, Weldon AJ, Arogyaswamy K, Shiraz P, Fisher R, Morris CL, Zhang XB, Filippov V, Van Handel B, Ge Z, Song C, Dovat S, Su RJ, Payne KJ. A novel xenograft model to study the role of TSLP-induced CRLF2 signals in normal and malignant human B lymphopoiesis Haematologica. 2016 Apr;101(4):417-26 **The manuscript above was selected for editorial spotlight**. The Spotlight article is entitled: “On mice and humans: the role of thymic stromal lymphopoietin in human B-cell development and leukemia” (04/2016)
  •     5. O. L. Francis, Milford TA, Beldiman C, Payne KJ. Fine-tuning patient-derived            xenograft models for precision medicine approaches in leukemia.J Investig    Med. 2016 Mar;64(3):740-4 (03/2016)
  • Wang H, Song C, Ding Y, Pan X, Ge Z, Tan BH, Gowda C, Sachdev M, Muthusami S, Ouyang H, Lai L, O. L Francis, Abdel,-Azim H, Dorsam G, Xiang M, Payne KJ, Dovat S. Transcriptional Regulation of JARID1B/KDM5B Histone Demethylase by Ikaros, Histone Deacetylase 1 (HDAC1), and Casein Kinase 2 (CK2) in B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.J Biol Chem. 2016 Feb 19;291(8):4004-18 (02/2016)
  • A. Benitez, A.J. Weldon, L. Tatosyan, V. Velkuru, S. Lee, T. Milford, O. L. Francis, S. Hsu, K. Nazeri, C.M. Casiano, R. Schneider, J. Gonzalez, R. Su, I. Baez, K. Colbourn, I Moldovan and K.J. Payne. Differences in Mouse and Human Non-Memory B-cell Pools. J Immunology 2014 May 15;192(10):4610-9  (05/2014)
  • O. L. Francis, J.L. Payne, R. Su and K.J. Payne. Regulator of Myeloid Differentiation and Function: The Secret Life of Ikaros. World J Biol Chem, 2(6): 199-125 (2011).  (06/2011)