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Ali Hashemi Gheinani, Ph.D.

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University of Bern, SwitzerlandDoctoral Degree08/15Cellular and Molecular Biology
Borås University, SwedenMaster of Science04/11Biotechnology
- 2019
Best Poster prize
- 2017
Best Swiss Urology Research Award
- 2017
Best Poster prize
- 2017
Best PhD Thesis of the Year - Dies Academicus Bern
- 2016
Best Poster Award
- 2014
Best Poster Award
- 2014
Best poster award
- 2010
Scholarship award


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  1. Alvandi Z, Nagata Y, Passos LSA, Hashemi Gheinani A, Guerrero JL, Wylie-Sears J, Romero DC, Morris BA, Sullivan SM, Yaghoubian KM, Alvandi A, Adam RM, Aikawa E, Levine RA, Bischoff J. Wnt Site Signaling Inhibitor Secreted Frizzled-Related Protein 3 Protects Mitral Valve Endothelium From Myocardial Infarction-Induced Endothelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition. J Am Heart Assoc. 2022 04 05; 11(7):e023695. PMID: 35348006; PMCID: PMC9075477.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  2. Thaker H, Zhang J, Miyashita SI, Cristofaro V, Park S, Hashemi Gheinani A, Sullivan MP, Adam RM, Dong M. Knockin mouse models demonstrate differential contributions of synaptotagmin-1 and -2 as receptors for botulinum neurotoxins. PLoS Pathog. 2021 10; 17(10):e1009994. PMID: 34662366; PMCID: PMC8553082.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  3. Li H, Kostel SA, DiMartino SE, Hashemi Gheinani A, Froehlich JW, Lee RS. Uromodulin Isolation and Its N-Glycosylation Analysis by NanoLC-MS/MS. J Proteome Res. 2021 05 07; 20(5):2662-2672. PMID: 33650863.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  4. Haemmig S, Hashemi Gheinani A, Zaromytidou M, Siasos G, Coskun AU, Cormier MA, Gross DA, Wara AKMK, Antoniadis AP, Sun X, Sukhova GK, Welt FGP, Andreou I, Whatling C, Gan LM, Wikström J, Edelman ER, Libby P, Stone PH, Feinberg MW. Novel Lesional Transcriptional Signature Separates Atherosclerosis With and Without Diabetes in Yorkshire Swine and Humans. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2021 04; 41(4):1487-1503. PMID: 33567868; PMCID: PMC7990701.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  5. Hashemi Gheinani A, Bigger-Allen A, Wacker A, Adam RM. Systems analysis of benign bladder disorders: insights from omics analysis. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2020 04 01; 318(4):F901-F910. PMID: 32116016.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  6. Gheinani AH, Köck I, Vasquez E, Baumgartner U, Bigger-Allen A, Sack BS, Burkhard FC, Adam RM, Monastyrskaya K. Concordant miRNA and mRNA expression profiles in humans and mice with bladder outlet obstruction. Am J Clin Exp Urol. 2018; 6(6):219-233. PMID: 30697578; PMCID: PMC6334198.
    Citations: 1     
  7. Koeck I, Hashemi Gheinani A, Baumgartner U, Vassella E, Bruggmann R, Burkhard FC, Monastyrskaya K. Tumor Necrosis Factor-a Initiates miRNA-mRNA Signaling Cascades in Obstruction-Induced Bladder Dysfunction. Am J Pathol. 2018 08; 188(8):1847-1864. PMID: 29920227.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  8. Gheinani AH, Vögeli M, Baumgartner U, Vassella E, Draeger A, Burkhard FC, Monastyrskaya K. Improved isolation strategies to increase the yield and purity of human urinary exosomes for biomarker discovery. Sci Rep. 2018 03 02; 8(1):3945. PMID: 29500443.
    Citations: 60     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  9. Baumgartner U, Berger F, Hashemi Gheinani A, Burgener SS, Monastyrskaya K, Vassella E. miR-19b enhances proliferation and apoptosis resistance via the EGFR signaling pathway by targeting PP2A and BIM in non-small cell lung cancer. Mol Cancer. 2018 02 19; 17(1):44. PMID: 29455644; PMCID: PMC5817797.
    Citations: 36     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  10. Vasquez E, Cristofaro V, Lukianov S, Burkhard FC, Gheinani AH, Monastyrskaya K, Bielenberg DR, Sullivan MP, Adam RM. Deletion of neuropilin 2 enhances detrusor contractility following bladder outlet obstruction. JCI Insight. 2017 02 09; 2(3):e90617. PMID: 28194441.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  11. Gheinani AH, Kiss B, Moltzahn F, Keller I, Bruggmann R, Rehrauer H, Fournier CA, Burkhard FC, Monastyrskaya K. Characterization of miRNA-regulated networks, hubs of signaling, and biomarkers in obstruction-induced bladder dysfunction. JCI Insight. 2017 01 26; 2(2):e89560. PMID: 28138557.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Hashemi Gheinani A, Burkhard FC, Rehrauer H, Aquino Fournier C, Monastyrskaya K. MicroRNA MiR-199a-5p regulates smooth muscle cell proliferation and morphology by targeting WNT2 signaling pathway. J Biol Chem. 2015 Mar 13; 290(11):7067-86. PMID: 25596533.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  13. Gheinani AH, Burkhard FC, Monastyrskaya K. Deciphering microRNA code in pain and inflammation: lessons from bladder pain syndrome. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2013 Oct; 70(20):3773-89. PMID: 23463234.
    Citations: 23     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Monastyrskaya K, Sánchez-Freire V, Hashemi Gheinani A, Klumpp DJ, Babiychuk EB, Draeger A, Burkhard FC. miR-199a-5p regulates urothelial permeability and may play a role in bladder pain syndrome. Am J Pathol. 2013 Feb; 182(2):431-48. PMID: 23201090.
    Citations: 26     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  15. Bali J, Gheinani AH, Zurbriggen S, Rajendran L. Role of genes linked to sporadic Alzheimer's disease risk in the production of ß-amyloid peptides. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Sep 18; 109(38):15307-11. PMID: 22949636.
    Citations: 32     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  16. Gheinani AH, Jahromi NH, Feuk-Lagerstedt E, Taherzadeh MJ. RNA silencing of lactate dehydrogenase gene in Rhizopus oryzae. J RNAi Gene Silencing. 2011; 7:443-8. PMID: 21769297.
    Citations: 5     
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