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Dr Anna Wiles

PositionResearch Fellow
DepartmentDepartment of Pathology (Dunedin)
Research summaryCancer cell biology

Research

My research focus is cancer cell biology. My research has involved projects with the Cell Transformation Group (CTG), Primary Cilia Research Group, Developmental Genetics Group and the Pathogenesis Group within the Dunedin School of Medicine.

Publications

Kazantseva, M., Mehta, S., Eiholzer, R. A., Gimenez, G., Bowie, S., Campbell, H., Reily-Bell, A. L., … Ray, S., Drummond, C. J., Reid, G., … Wiles, A., Morrin, H. R., Reader, K. L., Hung, N. A., Baird, M. A., Slatter, T. L., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2019). The Δ133p53β isoform promotes an immunosuppressive environment leading to aggressive prostate cancer. Cell Death & Disease, 10, 631. doi: 10.1038/s41419-019-1861-1

Kazantseva, M., Mehta, S., Eiholzer, R. A., Hung, N., Wiles, A., Slatter, T. L., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2018). A mouse model of the Δ133p53 isoform: Roles in cancer progression and inflammation. Mammalian Genome. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00335-018-9758-3

Campbell, H., Fleming, N., Roth, I., Mehta, S., Wiles, A., Williams, G., … Munro, F., McNoe, L., Black, M., McCall, J., Slatter, T. L., … Braithwaite, A. W. (2018). Δ133p53 isoform promotes tumour invasion and metastasis via interleukin-6 activation of JAK-STAT and RhoA-ROCK signalling. Nature Communications, 9(1), 254. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02408-0

Stayner, C., Poole, C. A., McGlashan, S. R., Pilanthananond, M., Brauning, R., Markie, D., … Slobbe, L., … Parker, K., Wiles, A., … Leichter, A., Leask, M., … Jennings, M., Horsfield, J. A., Walker, R. J., & Eccles, M. R. (2017). An ovine hepatorenal fibrocystic model of a Meckel-like syndrome associated with dysmorphic primary cilia and TMEM67 mutations. Scientific Reports, 7, 1601. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-01519-4

Roth, I., Campbell, H., Rubio, C., Vennin, C., Wilson, M., Wiles, A., Williams, G., Woolley, A., … Fleming, N., Baird, M., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2016). The Δ133p53 isoform and its mouse analogue Δ122p53 promote invasion and metastasis involving pro-inflammatory molecules interleukin-6 and CCL2. Oncogene, 35, 4981-4989. doi: 10.1038/onc.2016.45

Journal - Research Article

Kazantseva, M., Mehta, S., Eiholzer, R. A., Gimenez, G., Bowie, S., Campbell, H., Reily-Bell, A. L., … Ray, S., Drummond, C. J., Reid, G., … Wiles, A., Morrin, H. R., Reader, K. L., Hung, N. A., Baird, M. A., Slatter, T. L., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2019). The Δ133p53β isoform promotes an immunosuppressive environment leading to aggressive prostate cancer. Cell Death & Disease, 10, 631. doi: 10.1038/s41419-019-1861-1

Kazantseva, M., Mehta, S., Eiholzer, R. A., Hung, N., Wiles, A., Slatter, T. L., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2018). A mouse model of the Δ133p53 isoform: Roles in cancer progression and inflammation. Mammalian Genome. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00335-018-9758-3

Campbell, H., Fleming, N., Roth, I., Mehta, S., Wiles, A., Williams, G., … Munro, F., McNoe, L., Black, M., McCall, J., Slatter, T. L., … Braithwaite, A. W. (2018). Δ133p53 isoform promotes tumour invasion and metastasis via interleukin-6 activation of JAK-STAT and RhoA-ROCK signalling. Nature Communications, 9(1), 254. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02408-0

Stayner, C., Poole, C. A., McGlashan, S. R., Pilanthananond, M., Brauning, R., Markie, D., … Slobbe, L., … Parker, K., Wiles, A., … Leichter, A., Leask, M., … Jennings, M., Horsfield, J. A., Walker, R. J., & Eccles, M. R. (2017). An ovine hepatorenal fibrocystic model of a Meckel-like syndrome associated with dysmorphic primary cilia and TMEM67 mutations. Scientific Reports, 7, 1601. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-01519-4

Roth, I., Campbell, H., Rubio, C., Vennin, C., Wilson, M., Wiles, A., Williams, G., Woolley, A., … Fleming, N., Baird, M., & Braithwaite, A. W. (2016). The Δ133p53 isoform and its mouse analogue Δ122p53 promote invasion and metastasis involving pro-inflammatory molecules interleukin-6 and CCL2. Oncogene, 35, 4981-4989. doi: 10.1038/onc.2016.45

Thompson, C. L., Wiles, A., Poole, C. A., & Knight, M. M. (2016). Lithium chloride modulates chondrocyte primary cilia and inhibits Hedgehog signaling. FASEB Journal, 30(2), 716-726. doi: 10.1096/fj.15-274944

Hung, N. A., Eiholzer, R. A., Kirs, S., Zhou, J., Ward-Hartstonge, K., Wiles, A. K., Frampton, C. M., Taha, A., Royds, J. A., & Slatter, T. L. (2016). Telomere profiles and tumor-associated macrophages with different immune signatures affect prognosis in glioblastoma. Modern Pathology, 29, 212-226. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2015.156

Vermunt, J., Fraser, M., Herbison, P., Wiles, A., Schlup, M., & Schultz, M. (2015). Prevalence and knowledge of hepatitis C in a middle-aged population, Dunedin, New Zealand. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 21(35), 10224-10233. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i35.10224

Thompson, C. L., Yasmin, H., Varone, A., Wiles, A., Poole, C. A., & Knight, M. M. (2015). Lithium chloride prevents interleukin-1β induced cartilage degradation and loss of mechanical properties. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 33(10), 1552-1559. doi: 10.1002/jor.22913

Hung, N., Chen, Y.-J., Taha, A., Olivecrona, M., Boet, R., Wiles, A., … Shaw, A., Eiholzer, R., Baguley, B. C., Eccles, M. R., Braithwaite, A. W., MacFarlane, M., Royds, J. A., & Slatter, T. (2014). Increased paired box transcription factor 8 has a survival function in Glioma. BMC Cancer, 14, 159. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-159

Royds, J. A., Al Nadaf, S., Wiles, A. K., Chen, Y.-J., Ahn, A., Shaw, A., Bowie, S., … Braithwaite, A. W., … Hung, N. A., & Slatter, T. L. (2011). The CDKN2A G500 allele is more frequent in GBM patients with no defined telomere maintenance mechanism tumors and is associated with poorer survival. PLoS ONE, 6(10), e26737. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026737

Woolley, A. G., Algie, M., Samuel, W., Harfoot, R., Wiles, A., Hung, N. A., … Royds, J. A., Perez, D., Yoon, H.-S., … Braithwaite, A. W. (2011). Prognostic association of YB-1 expression in breast cancers: A matter of antibody. PLoS ONE, 6(6), e20603. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020603

Slatter, T., Gifford-Garner, J., Wiles, A., Tan, X., Chen, Y.-J., MacFarlane, M., Sullivan, M., Royds, J., & Hung, N. (2010). Pilocytic astrocytomas have telomere-associated promyelocytic leukemia bodies without alternatively lengthened telomeres. American Journal of Pathology, 177(6), 2694-2700. doi: 10.2353/ajpath.2010.100468

Hibma, M. H., Real, N. C., Wiles, A., Dobson-Le, D., Dix, B. R., Wynford-Thomas, D., Braithwaite, A. W., & Royds, J. A. (2009). Increased apoptosis and reduced replication efficiency of the E3 region-modified dl309 adenovirus in cancer cells. Virus Research, 145(1), 112-120. doi: 10.1016/j.virusres.2009.06.016

Chen, Y.-J., Campbell, H. G., Wiles, A. K., Eccles, M. R., Reddel, R. R., Braithwaite, A. W., & Royds, J. A. (2008). PAX8 regulates telomerase reverse transcriptase and telomerase RNA component in glioma. Cancer Research, 68(14), 5724-5732. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-08-0058

Macartney-Coxson, D. P., Hood, K. A., Shi, H.-j., Ward, T., Wiles, A., O'Connor, R., … Royds, J. A., Stubbs, R. S., & Rooker, S. (2008). Metastatic susceptibility locus, an 8p hot-spot for tumour progression disrupted in colorectal liver metastases: 13 candidate genes examined at the DNA, mRNA and protein level. BMC Cancer, 8, 187. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-8-187

Royds, J. A., Hibma, M., Dix, B. R., Hananeia, L., Russell, I. A., Wiles, A., … Braithwaite, A. W. (2006). p53 promotes adenoviral replication and increases late viral gene expression. Oncogene, 25, 1509-1520.

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