Oscar | Campos

Oscar.Campos ucsf.edu

Postdoctoral Scholar

Education

2021-present
Postdoctoral Scholar
University of California, San Francisco

2018-2021
Postdoctoral Scholar
University of California, Los Angeles

2011-2018
Ph.D., Molecular Biology
University of California, Los Angeles

2008-2011
M.Sc., Kinesiology
Western University

2004-2008
B.Sc., Kinesiology
Western University

Research Interests

Synthetic epigenetics and multicellular differentiation

Awards

2021 UCSF Health Innovation via Engineering Emerging Fellows Program

2016 UCLA Grad Division Dissertation Year Fellowship

2013-2016 Philip Whitcome Pre-doctoral Training Fellowship

Publications

Attar N*, Campos OA*, Vogelauer M*, Cheng C, Xue Y, Schmollinger S, Salwinski L, Mallipeddi NV, Boone BA, Yen L, Yang S, Zikovich S, Dardine J, Carey MF, Merchant SS, Kurdistani SK. The histone H3-H4 tetramer is a copper reductase enzyme. Science. 2020 07 03; 369(6499):59-64. * Co-first authors.

Xue Y, Schmollinger S, Attar N, Campos OA, Vogelauer M, Carey MF, Merchant SS, Kurdistani SK. Endoplasmic reticulum-mitochondria junction is required for iron homeostasis. J Biol Chem. 2017 08 11; 292(32):13197-13204.

Macadangdang BR, Oberai A, Spektor T, Campos OA*, Sheng F, Carey MF, Vogelauer M, Kurdistani SK. Evolution of histone 2A for chromatin compaction in eukaryotes. Elife. 2014; e02792.

Hall KE, McDonald MW, Grisé KN, Campos OA*, Noble EG, Melling CW. The role of resistance and aerobic exercise training on insulin sensitivity measures in STZ-induced Type 1 diabetic rodents. Metabolism. 2013 Oct; 62(10):1485-94.

Murias JM, Dey A, Campos OA*, Estaki M, Hall KE, Melling CW, Noble EG. High-intensity endurance training results in faster vessel-specific rate of vasorelaxation in type 1 diabetic rats. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e59678.

Murias JM, Campos OA*, Hall KE, McDonald MW, Melling CW, Noble EG. Vessel-specific rate of vasorelaxation is slower in diabetic rats. Diab Vasc Dis Res. 2013 Mar; 10(2):179-86.

* Equal contribution