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Aslam Khan

Aslam Khan

Senior Research Associate

Phone: (573) 884-2680
404 Bond Life Sciences Center


Changes in mammalian copper homeostasis during microbial infection. Culbertson EM, Khan AA, Muchenditsi A, Lutsenko S, Sullivan DJ, Petris MJ, Cormack BP, Culotta VC. Metallomics; 12(3):416-426.

Date published: March 1, 2020
Featured in this article: Aslam Khan, Michael Petris.

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ATP7A delivers copper to the lysyl oxidase family of enzymes and promotes tumorigenesis and metastasis. Shanbhag V, Jasmer-McDonald K, Zhu S, Martin AL, Gudekar N, Khan A, Ladomersky E, Singh K, Weisman GA, Petris MJ. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America; 116(14):6836-6841.

Date published: April 2, 2019
Featured in this article: Vinit Shanbhag, Kimberly Jasmer, Nikita Gudekar, Aslam Khan, Kamlendra Singh, Gary Weisman, Michael Petris.

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P2X7 receptor antagonism prevents IL-1 release from salivary epithelial cells and reduces inflammation in a mouse model of autoimmune exocrinopathy. Khalafalla MG, Woods LT, Camden JM, Khan AA, Limesand KH, Petris MJ, Erb L, Weisman GA. Journal of Biological Chemistry; 292(40):16626-16637.

Date published: October 6, 2017
Featured in this article: Lucas Woods, Jean Camden, Aslam Khan, Michael Petris, Gary Weisman.

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Host and pathogen copper-transporting P-type ATPases function antagonistically during Salmonella infection. Ladomersky E, Khan A, Shanbhag V, Cavet JS, Chan J, Weisman GA, Petris MJ. Infection and Immunity; 85(9):e00351-17.

Date published: September 1, 2017
Featured in this article: Aslam Khan, Vinit Shanbhag, Gary Weisman, Michael Petris.

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