Kevin W. McCool, PhD

Graduation: 08/2012
Advisor: Miyamoto, Shigeki
Current Position: Resident
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Research Interest: Nuclear factor kappa B (NF-kB) is a family of transcription factors
Email: kwmccool (at) wisc (dot) edu


  • McCool KW and Miyamoto S (2012). DNA damage-dependent NF-kB activation: NEMO turns nuclear signaling inside out. Immunol Rev. 246311-26. PMCID: PMC3311051
  • McCool K and Miyamoto S (2009). A PAR-SUMOnious mechanism of NEMO activation. Mol Cell. 36349-50. PMID:19917242
  • McCool KW, Xu X, Singer DB, Murdoch FE, and Fritsch MK (2007). The role of histone acetylation in regulatin early gene expression patterns during early embryonic stem cell differentiation. J Biol Chem. 282:6696-6706. Epub 2007 Jan 4. PMID:17204470
  • Lee ER, McCool KW, Murdoch FE, and Fritsch MK (2006). Dynamic changes in histone H3 phosphoacetylation during early embryonic stem cell differentiation are directly mediated by mitogen- and stress- activated protein kinase 1 via activation of MAPK pathways. J Biol Chem. 281:21162-72. Epub 2006 May 25. PMID:16728397