Jennifer M. Gillette, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor

Lab Website: The Gillette Laboratory


  • Stem cell and tumor cell signaling within the bone marrow microenvironment
  • Quantitative fluorescence microscopy and super resolution imaging

Education and Certification Information

Post Doctoral Fellowship
National Institutes of Health, Cell Biology and Metabolism Program,
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Bethesda, MD

Cellular and Developmental Biology
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO

Gettysburg College
Gettysburg, PA.

Selected Publications:

  • Marjon, KD*, Termini, CM*, Karlen, KL, Saito-Reis, C, Soria, CE, Lidke, KA, Gillette, JM. “Tetraspanin CD82 regulates bone marrow homing of acute myeloid leukemia by modulating the molecular organization of N-cadherin” *Equal Contribution. Oncogene. 2015. Nov. 23, Epub ahead of print.

  • Termini CM, Cotter ML, Marjon KD, Buranda T, Lidke KA, Gillette JM. "The membrane scaffold CD82 regulates cell adhesion by altering alpha4 integrin stability and molecular density." Mol. Biol. Cell. 25(10):1560-1573. 2014. PMID: 24623721

  • Marjon K.D. and Gillette, J.M., Measurement of intercellular transfer to signaling endosomes, Methods Enzymol. 534: 207-21. 2014.

  • Larochelle, A*. Gillette, J.M.*, Desmond, R., Cantilena, A., Cerf, A., Barret, A.J., Wayne, A.S., Lippincott-Schwartz, J., and C.E. Dunbar. Bone marrow homing and engraftment of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells is mediated by CD82 polarity, * Equal Contribution. Blood. 119(8):1848-55. 2012.

  • Manely, S, Gillette, J.M. and J. Lippincott-Schwartz. Single-Particle Tracking Photoactivated Localization Microscopy for Mapping Single-Molecule Dynamics. Methods Enzymol. 475C:109-120. 2010

  • Shtengel. G., Galbraith, J., Galbraith, C., Lippincott-Schwartz, J., Gillette J.M., Manley, S., Sougrat, R., Waterman-Storer, C., Pakorn, K., Davidson, M., Fetter, R., Hess, H. Single Photon Fluorescence Interferometry and 3D Microscopy. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 106(9): 3125-30. 2009.

  • Gillette, J.M., Larochelle, A., Dunbar, C.E., and J. Lippincott-Schwartz. Intercellular transfer to signaling endosomes for targeted regulation within a bone marrow niche. Nat. Cell Biol. 11(3): 303-11. 2009.

  • Manley, S., J.M. Gillette, G.H.Patterson, H. Shroff, H. Hess, E. Betzig, and J. Lippincott-Schwartz. High-density mapping of single-molecule trajectories with photoactivated localization microscopy. Nat. Methods. 5(2): 155-7. 2008.

  • Gillette, J.M. and S.M. Nielsen-Preiss. The Role of Annexin 2 in Osteoblastic Mineralization. J. Cell Sci. 117 (3): 441-449. 2004.

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