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Patrick M. Grierson, MD, PhD

First-year Fellow (entered program in 2016)

Clinical Focus

  • Solid tumor oncology

Research Focus

  • Solid tumor oncology

Type of Research

  • Basic/ translational


BS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
MD, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
PhD, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Post-graduate Training
Residency, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO


  • Regulation of BLM nucleolar localization
    Tangeman L, McIlhatton MA, Grierson P, Groden J, Acharya S
    Genes (Basel) 2016 Sep 21;7(9)
  • Collaborating functions of BLM and DNA topoisomerase I in regulating human rDNA transcription
    Grierson PM, Acharya S, Groden J
    Mutat Res 2013 Mar-Apr;743-744:89-96
  • BLM helicase facilitates RNA polymerase I-mediated ribosomal RNA transcription
    Grierson PM, Lillard K, Behbehani GK, Combs KA, Bhattacharyya S, Acharya S, Groden J
    Hum Mol Genet 2012 Mar 1;21(5):1172-83
  • Chromosome breakage is regulated by the interaction of the BLM helicase and topoisomerase IIalpha
    Russell B, Bhattacharyya S, Keirsey J, Sandy A, Grierson P, Perchiniak E, Kavecansky J, Acharya S, Groden J
    Cancer Res 2011 Jan 15;71(2):561-71