Timothy Paul Bushnell, Ph.D.

Timothy Paul Bushnell, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 703
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-5535
Lab: (585) 273-1361

Research Bio

My main research focus is the development and application of high-end flow cytometric assays to support the research programs of members of the URMC community.

Awards & Honors (Local)

American Society of Microbiology Student Travel Grant Award 1996
American Society of Microbiology Student Travel Grant Award 1995
Young Investigator Award 1995
Eagle Scout 1983

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 18 available »

2016 Oct
Misra RS, Bhattacharya S, Huyck HL, Wang JE, Slaunwhite CG, Slaunwhite SL, Wightman TR, Secor-Socha S, Misra SK, Bushnell TP, Reynolds AM, Ryan RM, Quataert SA, Pryhuber GS, Mariani TJ. "Flow-based sorting of neonatal lymphocyte populations for transcriptomics analysis." Journal of immunological methods. 2016 Oct; 437:13-20. Epub 2016 Jul 18.
2013 Feb 7
Kingsley PD, Greenfest-Allen E, Frame JM, Bushnell TP, Malik J, McGrath KE, Stoeckert CJ, Palis J. "Ontogeny of erythroid gene expression." Blood. 2013 Feb 7; 121(6):e5-e13. Epub 2012 Dec 12.
Williams MA, Bauer S, Lu W, Guo J, Walter S, Bushnell TP, Lillehoj EP, Georas SN. "Deletion of the mucin-like molecule muc1 enhances dendritic cell activation in response to toll-like receptor ligands." Journal of innate immunity. 2010 2(2):123-43. Epub 2009 Nov 02.
2009 May 15
Palapattu GS, Wu C, Silvers CR, Martin HB, Williams K, Salamone L, Bushnell T, Huang LS, Yang Q, Huang J. "Selective expression of CD44, a putative prostate cancer stem cell marker, in neuroendocrine tumor cells of human prostate cancer." The Prostate. 2009 May 15; 69(7):787-98.
2008 Dec
Teodori L, Bushnell T, Campanella L, Tárnok A. "GFP: from humble beginnings to Nobel winnings--the color that changed cytometry." Cytometry. Part A : the journal of the International Society for Analytical Cytology. 2008 Dec; 73A(12):1109-10.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Center for Pediatric Biomedical Research (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Biology | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute1999
BS | Biochemistry | Cornell University1990

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Hematology/Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 2003