Group Members

Daniel Choi
Darryl Glubrecht
Saket Jain
David Jay
Lei Li
Rong-Zong Liu
Elizabeth Monckton
Kevin Vo
Jack Wang
Xia Xu

Elizabeth Monckton, Msc.,  Research Technologist

 B.Sc. Department of Zoology (Honours), University of Alberta

M.Sc. Department of Zoology, University of Hawaii

Techniques: In ovo electroporation of chick embryos, DNA cloning, southern blots, western blots, PCR, gel shift assays, DNAse I footprinting, chromatin immunoprecipitation, reporter gene assays


Bisgrove, D.A., Monckton, E.A. and Godbout, R. Involvement of AP-2 in regulation of the R-FABP gene in the developing chick retina. Mol. Cell. Biol.17: 5935-5945 (1997).

Bisgrove, D.A., Monckton, E.A., Packer, M. and Godbout, R. Regulation of brain fatty-acid binding protein expression by differential phosphorylation of Nuclear Factor 1 in malignant glioma cell lines. J. Biol. Chem. 275:30668-30676 (2000).

Godbout, R. and Monckton, E.A. Differential regulation of the aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 gene in embryonic chick retina and liver. J. Biol. Chem. 276:32896-32904 (2001).

Katyal, S.1, Gao, Z.1, Monckton, E.A., Glubrecht, D.D. and Godbout, R. The hierarchical nature of Dab1 tyrosine phosphorylation specifies Src-family kinase activation and neuritogenesis. J. Mol. Biol. 368: 349-364 (2007). 1co-first authors

Li, L., Monckton, E.A. and Godbout, R. A role for DEAD box 1 at DNA double-strand breaks. Mol. Cell. Biol. 28: 6413-6425 (2008).

Brun, M., Coles, J.E., Monckton, E.A., Glubrecht, D.D., Bisgrove, D.A. and Godbout, R. Nuclear Factor I Regulates Brain Fatty Acid-binding Protein and Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein Gene Expression in Malignant Glioma Cell Lines. J. Mol. Biol. 391: 282-300 (2009).

Gao, Z., Monckton, E.A., Glubrecht, D.D. and Godbout, R. Early Isoform of Disabled-1 Functions Independently of Reelin-mediated Tyrosine Phosphorylation in Chick Retina. Mol. Cell. Biol. 30: 4339-4353 (2010).