Helene McMurray, Ph.D.

Helene McMurray, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box Miner Library
Rochester, NY 14642

Lab: (585) 273-1445
Fax: (585) 273-1450
Administrative: (585) 273-1440
Office: (585) 276-5235


The biographical information for Helene McMurray, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Wilson A. Stone Memorial Award | University of Texas, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 2008
Postdoctoral Fellowship | National Institutes of Health | James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, School o 2003 - 2006
Pre-Doctoral Fellowship | National Institutes of Health | Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester, School of Medi 2001 - 2003

Awards & Honors (Local)

Outstanding Poster by a Post-Doctoral Fellow, University Day in Genetics | University of Rochester Post-Doctoral Association | University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2008
GSS Merit Award | Graduate Student Society | University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2002
Cornell Tradition Summer Research Fellowship | Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1996 - 1997
Cornell Tradition Fellowship | Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1994 - 1998

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 9 available »

2014 Aug 15
McCall MN, McMurray H, Land H, Almudevar A. "On non-detects in qPCR data." Bioinformatics. 2014 Aug 15; 30(16):2310-6. Epub 2014 Apr 23.
2013 Aug 15
Sampson ER, McMurray HR, Hassane DC, Newman L, Salzman P, Jordan CT, Land H. "Gene signature critical to cancer phenotype as a paradigm for anticancer drug discovery." Oncogene. 2013 Aug 15; 32(33):3809-18. Epub 2012 Sep 10.
2012 Sep 7
Ashton JM, Balys M, Neering SJ, Hassane DC, Cowley G, Root DE, Miller PG, Ebert BL, McMurray HR, Land H, Jordan CT. "Gene sets identified with oncogene cooperativity analysis regulate in vivo growth and survival of leukemia stem cells." Cell stem cell. 2012 Sep 7; 11(3):359-72. Epub 2012 Aug 02.
Almudevar, A.; McCall, M.N.; McMurray, H.R.; Land, H. "Fitting Boolean networks from steady state perturbation data". Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology. 2011; 10(1): Article 47.
2008 Jun 19
McMurray HR, Sampson ER, Compitello G, Kinsey C, Newman L, Smith B, Chen SR, Klebanov L, Salzman P, Yakovlev A, Land H. "Synergistic response to oncogenic mutations defines gene class critical to cancer phenotype." Nature. 2008 Jun 19; 453(7198):1112-6. Epub 2008 May 25.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Biomedical Genetics (SMD)


PhD | Microbiology | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2003
BS | Biological Science | Cornell University1998

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Dr. Hartmut Land, Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 2009