University of Wisconsin–Madison

Alex Carlson, PhD

Epic Systems Corporation, Verona, WI

Advisor: Dr. J. Wesley Pike

Graduation: 8/2016
Research Interest: Transcriptional Regulation of and by Components of the Vitamin D Endocrine Axis

Alex Carlson

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  • Pike JW, Meyer MB, Benkusky NA, Lee SM, St John H, Carlson A, Onal M,
    Shamsuzzaman S. Genomic Determinants of Vitamin D-Regulated Gene Expression.
    Vitam Horm. 2016;100:21-44. doi: 10.1016/bs.vh.2015.10.011. Epub 2015 Nov 27.
    PubMed PMID: 26827947.
  • St John HC, Meyer MB, Benkusky NA, Carlson AH, Prideaux M, Bonewald LF, Pike JW, 2015, “The parathyroid hormone-regulated transcriptome in osteocytes: parallel actions with 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 to oppose gene expression changes during differentiation and to promote mature cell function,” Bone, 72:81-91. PMCID: PMC4285334