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Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine

Contact information:

Telephone: (514) 934-1934, ext. 36278
e-mail address: janet.henderson@mcgill.ca
website:  http://people.muhc.ca/janet.henderson/

Projects for Thesis Supervision:

1. Fibroblast growth factor signaling in cartilage repair.

2. Parathyroid hormone related protein as an anti-apoptotic agent.

3. The role of surface topography in promoting bone repair.

Recent Publications:

Valverde-Franco G, Liu H, Davidson D, Chai S, Valderrama-Carvajal H, David Goltzman D, Ornitz D.M and Henderson J.E. 2004
Defective bone mineralization and osteopenia in young adult FGFR3-/- mice. Hum Mol Genet., 13 p271-284.

Davidson D, Blanc A, Filion D, Wang H, Plut P, Pfeffer G, Buschmann M.D and J.E. Henderson. 2005
FGF18 signals through FGFR3 to promote chondrogenesis. J Biol Chem, 280 p20509-20515.

S. Richard, G Valverde-Franco, G.A. Tremblay, T. Chen, N. Torabi, G. Vogel, M. Morel, P Cleroux, S. Komarova, M.L. Tremblay, W. Li, A. Li, Y- J Gao and J. E. Henderson. 2005
Ablation of the Sam68 RNA-binding protein protects mice from age-related bone loss. PLoS Genetics 1, e74.