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Carol Myers

Carol Myers
Dr. Carol Dion MyersSenior Lecturer I
  • CollegeCollege of Sciences
  • DepartmentBiological Science
  • Phone(978) 934-4000
  • OfficeOlsen Hall - 521

Research Interests

Developmental Biology, Genetics, Biology Education


  • Other: Troponin T in C. Elegans, (1995), University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA
  • Ph D: Developmental Genetics, (1993), Case Western Reserve University - Cleveland, Ohio
    Dissertation/Thesis Title: Molecular analysis of fs(1)polehole, a gene required for embryonic pattern formation and vitelline membrane integrity in Drosophila melanogaster.
  • BA: Biology, (1983), University of Rochester - Rochester, NY


  • Myers, C.D., Goh, P.Y., Allen, T.S., Bucher, E.A., Bogaert, T. (1996) "Developmental genetic analysis of troponin T mutations in striated and nonstriated muscle cells of Caenorhabditis elegans.," The Journal of cell biology 132:6 pp. 1061-77
  • Myers, C.D. (Case Western Reserve University), Mahowald, A.P. (Case Western Reserve University) (1991) "Normal functions of tumor genes in Drosophila," Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press pp. 91-100
  • Whitsett, J.A., Ross, G., Weaver, T., Rice, W., Myers, C.D., Hull, W. (1985) "Glycosylation and secretion of surfactant-associated glycoprotein A.," The Journal of biological chemistry 260:28 pp. 15273-9
  • Whitsett, J.A., Weaver, T., Hull, W., Ross, G., Myers, C.D. (1985) "Synthesis of surfactant-associated glycoprotein A by rat type II epithelial cells. Primary translation products and post-translational modification.," Biochimica et biophysica acta 828:2 pp. 162-71
  • Rice, W.R., Hull, W.M., Myers, C.D., Hollinger, B.A., Whitsett, J.A. (1985) "Activation of cAMP dependent protein kinase during surfactant release from type II pneumocytes.," Experimental lung research 9:1-2 pp. 135-49
  • Whitsett, J.A., Hull, W., Myers, C.D., Lessard, J. (1985) "cAMP dependent actin phosphorylation in developing rat lung and type II epithelial cells.," Experimental lung research 9:3-4 pp. 191-209


  • Does Flipping Really Improve Student Learning? - UML Teaching and Learning Symposium, November 2014
  • Flipping Biochemistry - UML Teaching and Learning Symposium, November 2013 - Lowell