Gennifer Mager, PhD

Graduation: 06/2007
Advisor: Svaren, John
Current Position: Instructor of Biology
Ball State University
Research Interest: Mechanism and targets of NAB corepressor activity in regulation of peripheral nerve myelination
Email: gennymager (at) hotmail (dot) com

Alumni News

  • 2009: Junvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Postdoctoral Fellowship September 2009 through August 2011.


  • Mager GM, Ward RM, Srinivasan R, Jang SW, Wrabetz L, and Svaren J (2008).Active gene repression by the EGR2/NAB complex during peripheral nerve myelination. J. Biol Chem. 283:18187-18197. PMCID: PMC2440619
  • Jones EA, Jang SW, Mager GM, Chang LW, Srinivasan R, Gokey NG, Ward RM, Nagarajan R, and Svaren J (2007). Interactions of Sox10 and Egr2 in myelin gene regulation. Neuron Glia Biology. 3:377-38. PMCID: PMC2605513
  • Srinivasan R, Mager GM, Ward RM, Mayer J, and Svaren J (2006). NAB2 represses transcription by interacting with the CHD4 subunit of the nucleosome remodeling and deacetylase (NuRD) complex. J Biol Chem. 281:15129-15137.PDF PMID:16574654
  • Leblanc SE, Srinivasan R, Ferri C, Mager GM, Gillian-Daniel AL, Wrabetz L, and Svaren J (2005). Regulation of cholesterol/lipid biosynthetic genes by Egr2/Krox20 during peripheral nerve myelination. J Neurochem. 93:737-748.PDF PMID:15836632