Brian M. Barth

Office: Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences, Rudman Hall, Durham, NH 03824


  • Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Alaska
  • M.S., Cell and Molecular Biology, Colorado State University
  • B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Colorado State University

Courses Taught

  • BCHM 863: Biochemistry of Cancer
  • BMCB 605: Eukaryotic Cell & Devlpmt Biol
  • BMCB 763: Biochemistry of Cancer
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/MCBS
  • MCBS 905: Contemp Top Molec/Cell/Biomed
  • MCBS 999: Doctoral Thesis
  • MESB 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Wang, W., Toran, P. T., Sabol, R., Brown, T. J., & Barth, B. M. (2018). Epigenetics and Sphingolipid Metabolism in Health and Disease.. International journal of biopharmaceutical sciences, 1(2). doi:10.31021/ijbs.20181105

McGill, C. M., Brown, T. J., Fisher, L. N., Gustafson, S. J., Dunlap, K. L., Beck, A. J., . . . Barth, B. M. (2018). Combinatorial Efficacy of Quercitin and Nanoliposomal Ceramide for Acute Myeloid Leukemia.. International journal of biopharmaceutical sciences, 1(1). doi:10.31021/ijbs.20181106

McGill, C. M., Brown, T. J., Cheng, Y. -Y., Fisher, L. N., Shanmugavelandy, S. S., Gustafson, S. J., . . . Barth, B. M. (2018). Therapeutic Effect of Blueberry Extracts for Acute Myeloid Leukemia.. International journal of biopharmaceutical sciences, 1(1).

Tan, S. -F., Liu, X., Fox, T. E., Barth, B. M., Sharma, A., Turner, S. D., . . . Loughran, T. P. (2016). Acid ceramidase is upregulated in AML and represents a novel therapeutic target. Oncotarget, 7(50). doi:10.18632/oncotarget.13079

Morad, S. A. F., Ryan, T. E., Neufer, P. D., Zeczycki, T. N., Davis, T. S., MacDougall, M. R., . . . Cabot, M. C. (2016). Ceramide-tamoxifen regimen targets bioenergetic elements in acute myelogenous leukemia. Journal of Lipid Research, 57(7), 1231-1242. doi:10.1194/jlr.M067389

Barth, B. M., I. Altinoğlu, E., Shanmugavelandy, S. S., Kaiser, J. M., Crespo-Gonzalez, D., DiVittore, N. A., . . . Kester, M. (2011). Targeted Indocyanine-Green-Loaded Calcium Phosphosilicate Nanoparticles for In Vivo Photodynamic Therapy of Leukemia. ACS Nano, 5(7), 5325-5337. doi:10.1021/nn2005766

Tagaram, H. R. S., DiVittore, N. A., Barth, B. M., Kaiser, J. M., Avella, D., Kimchi, E. T., . . . Staveley-O'Carroll, K. F. (2011). Nanoliposomal ceramide prevents in vivo growth of hepatocellular carcinoma. Gut, 60(5), 695-701. doi:10.1136/gut.2010.216671

Holland, W. L., Miller, R. A., Wang, Z. V., Sun, K., Barth, B. M., Bui, H. H., . . . Scherer, P. E. (2011). Receptor-mediated activation of ceramidase activity initiates the pleiotropic actions of adiponectin. Nature Medicine, 17(1), 55-63. doi:10.1038/nm.2277

Barth, B. M., Sharma, R., Altınoǧlu, E. İ., Morgan, T. T., Shanmugavelandy, S. S., Kaiser, J. M., . . . Adair, J. H. (2010). Bioconjugation of Calcium Phosphosilicate Composite Nanoparticles for Selective Targeting of Human Breast and Pancreatic Cancers In Vivo. ACS Nano, 4(3), 1279-1287. doi:10.1021/nn901297q

Altınoǧlu, E. I., Russin, T. J., Kaiser, J. M., Barth, B. M., Eklund, P. C., Kester, M., & Adair, J. H. (2008). Near-Infrared Emitting Fluorophore-Doped Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles for In Vivo Imaging of Human Breast Cancer. ACS Nano, 2(10), 2075-2084. doi:10.1021/nn800448r

Most Cited Publications