Dr. Tom Grigliatti

Dr. Tom Grigliatti headshot

Emeritus Principal Investigator

B.Sc. (Santa Clara University), M.S. (California State University), Ph.D. (University of British Columbia)
Professor, Life Sciences Institute, Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia
Associate Member, Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research Interests

Dr. Grigliatti is a researcher in the area of cell and developmental biology.

In addition to his role as a Principal Investigator at ICORD, Dr. Grigliatti is a Professor in the Life Sciences Institute at the University of British Columbia, and an Associate Member of the Department of Medical Genetics at the University of British Columbia. He completed his B.Sc. at Santa Clara University. His M.S. was obtained from California State University, and his Ph.D. was at the University of British Columbia.

Recent Collaborations:

Dr. Grigliatti has collaborated with Dr. Wolfram Tetzlaff, Dr. Jens Coorssen, and other members of the ICORD team to identify biomarkers which indicate the severity of SCI.

Affiliation with organizations and societies:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders Canadian-American Research Consortium (ASD-CARC)
  • Centre for Drug Research & Development (CDRD)
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC
  • Michael Smith Centre for Complex Disorders

Current Lab Members

Post-Doctoral Fellows
Dr. Onkar Bains

Current Opportunities in the Lab

Please contact Dr. Grigliatti with inquiries.

Recent publications

  • Lubieniecka, JM et al.. 2013. A discovery study of daunorubicin induced cardiotoxicity in a sample of acute myeloid leukemia patients prioritizes P450 oxidoreductase polymorphisms as a potential risk factor.. Front Genet. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2013.00231.
  • Bains, OS et al.. 2013. A correlation between cytotoxicity and reductase-mediated metabolism in cell lines treated with doxorubicin and daunorubicin.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. doi: 10.1124/jpet.113.206805.
  • Lubieniecka, JM et al.. 2013. Single-nucleotide polymorphisms in reductase genes are not associated with response to daunorubicin-based remission induction.. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-0671.
  • Lubieniecka, JM et al.. 2012. Single-nucleotide polymorphisms in aldo-keto and carbonyl reductase genes are not associated with acute cardiotoxicity after daunorubicin chemotherapy.. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-12-1037.
  • Adomat, HH et al.. 2012. Validation of a sequential extraction and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometric method for determination of dihydrotestosterone, androstanediol and androstanediol-glucuronide in prostate tissues.. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. doi: 10.1016/j.jchromb.2012.06.031.
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