Shallee T. Page

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Shalle Page's Bio Photo

 

A.B., Biochemistry, Bowdoin College
M.A., Science Education, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Ph.D., Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology, Cornell University

Phone: (603) 899-4204
Email:  

 
Courses Taught
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
Research Interests & Expertise Areas
  • Protein biochemistry and biochemical nutrition
  • Cell biology
  • Genomics and transcriptomics
  • Bacteriophage and C. elegans

Publications and Presentations

Hanauer, et al. 2017. An Inclusive Research-Education Community (iREC): A model for Student Engagement in Science. Science. Publication under review.
 
Dedrick, et al. 2017. Prophage-mediated defence against viral attack and viral counter-defence. Nature Microbiology 2, Article number: 16251 (2017) http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.251.
 
Mills, et al. (2016). Genome Sequences of Newly Isolated Mycobacteriophages Forming Cluster S. Genome Announcements. Genome Announc. Sep-Oct; 4(5): e00933-16.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00933-16 .
 
Wilson, et al. 2016. Analysis of Gene Expression in an Inbred Line of Soft-Shell Clams (Mya arenaria) Displaying Growth Heterosis: Regulation of Structural Genes and the NOD2 Pathway. International Journal of Genomics.  Volume 2016, Article ID 6720947. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6720947.
 
Wilson, et al.  2015.  Sequencing, Annotation and Characterization of the Mitogenome of the Soft-shell clam Mya arenaria. Mitochondrial DNA http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/19401736.2015.1074214 .
 
Pope et al. 2015. Whole genome comparison of a large collection of mycobacteriophages reveals a continuum of phage genetic diversity. eLife. 2015; 4: e06416.  (consortial publication >2000 authors, including myself and eight UMM undergraduates).
 
Page, S.T. 2014.  Polyglutamine Folding Diseases.  In Molecular Life Sciences: An Encyclopedic Reference. Eds. Ellis Bell, Judith S Bond, Judith P Klinman, Bettie Sue Siler Masters and Robert D Wells.  Springer, New York, p 1-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-6436-5_702-1.

Professional Memberships

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • New England Association of Chemistry Teachers

Conferences Attended

  • 2017 NH-INBRE Big Data Symposium
  • 2017 NH-INBRE Annual Conference.
  • 2015 Society of Molecular Biology and Evolution Conference.
  • 2015 Northeast Regional IDeA Conference. 
  • 2015 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science Education Alliance Phage Symposium.
  • 2015 New Hampshire Sea Grant Symposium.

 

Grants Received

  • NIH/Maine INBRE“Genomic Analysis and Comparative Transcriptomics of Growth Pathways and Cancer Susceptibility Genes in the Soft-shell Clam Mya arenaria.” - $260,350.(#P20-RR-016463)

Service

  • Curriculum Committee 2017-present.
  • NEASC Standard IV Committee 2017-present.