Michelle M. Kiebala, Ph.D.

Michelle M. Kiebala, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 672
Rochester, NY 14642

Lab: (585) 276-5927


The biographical information for Michelle M. Kiebala, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 8 available »

2015 Apr
Singh VB, Wooten AK, Jackson JW, Maggirwar SB, Kiebala M. "Investigating the role of ankyrin-rich membrane spanning protein in human immunodeficiency virus type-1 Tat-induced microglia activation." Journal of neurovirology. 2015 Apr; 21(2):186-98. Epub 2015 Jan 31.
2015 Feb
Kiebala M, Skalska J, Casulo C, Brookes PS, Peterson DR, Hilchey SP, Dai Y, Grant S, Maggirwar SB, Bernstein SH. "Dual targeting of the thioredoxin and glutathione antioxidant systems in malignant B cells: a novel synergistic therapeutic approach." Experimental hematology. 2015 Feb; 43(2):89-99. Epub 2014 Oct 22.
2012 May
Singh MV, Davidson DC, Kiebala M, Maggirwar SB. "Detection of circulating platelet-monocyte complexes in persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus type-1." Journal of virological methods. 2012 May; 181(2):170-6. Epub 2012 Feb 23.
Kiebala M, Maggirwar SB. "Ibudilast, a pharmacologic phosphodiesterase inhibitor, prevents human immunodeficiency virus-1 Tat-mediated activation of microglial cells." PloS one. 2011 6(4):e18633. Epub 2011 Apr 08.
2010 Oct 20
Perry SW, Barbieri J, Tong N, Polesskaya O, Pudasaini S, Stout A, Lu R, Kiebala M, Maggirwar SB, Gelbard HA. "Human immunodeficiency virus-1 Tat activates calpain proteases via the ryanodine receptor to enhance surface dopamine transporter levels and increase transporter-specific uptake and Vmax." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2010 Oct 20; 30(42):14153-64.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Microbiology and Immunology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Department of Microbiology and Immunology | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2010
MS | Department of Microbiology and Immunology | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2007
BS | Biology | SUNY, College at Geneseo2003

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry Postdoctoral Research Associate Advisor: Dr. Sanjay Maggirwar 2012