L. Michael Carastro, PhD
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L. Michael Carastro, PhD



    • Cancer Epidemiology Program

Education & Training

    • University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, PhD - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    • The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Postdoctoral Fellow - Gene Expression
    • H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Postdoctoral Fellow - Interdisciplinary Oncology

  • Carastro LM, Lin HY, Park HY, Kim D, Radlein S, Hampton KK, Hakam A, Zachariah B, Pow-Sang J, Park JY. Role of p73 Dinucleotide Polymorphism in Prostate Cancer and p73 Protein Isoform Balance. Prostate Cancer. 2014 Aug;2014:129582. Pubmedid: 25097786. Pmcid: PMC4109114.
  • Joshi B, Rastogi S, Morris M, Carastro L, DeCook C, Seto E, Chellappan S. Differential regulation of human YY1 and caspase 7 promoters by prohibitin through E2F1 and p53 binding sites. Biochem J. 2007 Jan;401(1):155-166. Pubmedid: 16918502. Pmcid: PMC1698671.
  • Strudwick S, Carastro L, Stagg T, Lazarus P. Differential Transcription-Coupled Translational Inhibition of Human p53 Expression: A Potentially Important Mechanism of Regulating p53 Expression inNormal versus Tumor Tissue. Mol Cancer Res. 2003;1:463-474. Pubmedid: 12692266.