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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Leona D. Samson

Superfund Research Program

Leona D. Samson

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
.77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4307
Phone: 617-253-7813
Email: lsamson@mit.edu

Projects

Publications

2019

  • Kay J, Thadhani E, Samson LD, Engelward BP. 2019. Inflammation-induced DNA damage, mutations and cancer. DNA Repair (Amst) doi:10.1016/j.dnarep.2019.102673 PMID:31387777 (in press)
  • Navasumrit P, Chaisatra K, Promvijit J, Parnlob V, Waraprasit S, Chompoobut C, Binh T, Hai D, Bao N, Hai N, Kim K, Samson LD, Graziano JH, Mahidol C, Ruchirawat K. 2019. Exposure to arsenic in utero is associated with various types of DNA damage and micronuclei in newborns: a birth cohort study. Environ Health 18:51. doi:10.1186/s12940-019-0481-7 PMID:31174534 PMCID:PMC6555940
  • Ngo LP, Chan TK, Ge J, Samson LD, Engelward BP. 2019. Microcolony Size Distribution Assay Enables High-Throughput Cell Survival Quantitation. Cell Rep 26:1668-1678. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2019.01.053 PMID:30726746 PMCID:PMC6431241
  • Ngo LP, Owiti NA, Swartz C, Winters J, Su Y, Ge J, Xiong A, Han J, Recio L, Samson LD, Engelward BP. 2019. Sensitive CometChip assay for screening potentially carcinogenic DNA adducts by trapping DNA repair intermediates. Nucleic Acids Res doi:10.1093/nar/gkz1077 PMID:31822921

2007

  • Beyer RP, Lasarev MR, Meira LB, Palmer VS, Ross PK, Bammler TK, Bradford BU, Cunningham ML, Higgins G, Hurban P, Kayton RJ, Kosyk O, Vliet PA, Wolfinger R, Woods CG, Freedman JH, Linney EA, Kaufmann WK, Kavanagh TJ, Rusyn I, Samson LD, Spencer PS, Suk WA, Zarbl HF. 2007. Multicenter study of acetaminophen hepatotoxicity reveals the importance of biological endpoints in genomic analyses. Toxicol Sci 99(1):326-337. PMID:17562736

2005

  • Bammler TK, Beyer RP, Bhattacharya S, Boorman GA, Boyles A, Bradford BU, Bumgarner RE, Bushel PR, Chaturvedi K, Choi D, Cunningham ML, Deng S, Dressman HK, Fannin RD, Farin FM, Freedman JH, Fry RC, Harper A, Humble MC, Hurban P, Kavanagh TJ, Kaufmann WK, Kerr KF, Jing L, Lapidus JA, Lasarev MR, Li J, Li Y, Lobenhofer EK, Lu X, Malek RL, Milton S, Nagalla SR, O'Malley JP, Palmer VS, Pattee P, Paules RS, Perou CM, Phillips K, Qin L, Qiu Y, Quigley SD, Rodland M, Rusyn I, Samson LD, Schwartz DA, Shi Y, Shin J, Sieber SO, Slifer S, Speer MC, Spencer PS, Sproles DI, Swenberg JA, Suk WA, Sullivan RC, Tian R, Tennant RW, Todd SA, Tucker CJ, Van Houten B, Weis BK, Xuan S, Zarbl HF. 2005. Standardizing global gene expression analysis between laboratories and across platforms. Nat Methods 2(5):351-6. PMID:15846362

2004

  • Ham AL, Engelward BP, Koc H, Sangaiah R, Meira LB, Samson LD, Swenberg JA. 2004. New immunoaffinity-LC-MS/MS methodology reveals that Aag null mice are deficient in their ability to clear 1,N-6-etheno-deoxyadenosine DNA lesions from lung and liver in vivo. DNA Repair (Amst) 3(3):257-265. PMID:15177041
  • Kisby GE, Lam-Lesselroth H, Olivas A, Samson LD, Gold B, Tanaka K, Turker MS. 2004. Role of nucleotide- and base-excision repair in genotoxin-induced neuronal cell death. DNA Repair (Amst) 3(6):617-627. PMID:15135729

2002

  • Sobol RW, Watson DE, Nakamura J, Yakes FM, Hou E, Horton JK, Wu J, Van Houten B, Swenberg JA, Tindall KR, Samson LD, Wilson SH. 2002. Mutations associated with base excision repair deficiency and methylation-induced genotoxic stress. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99(14):6860-6865. PMID:11983862
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