Maningat, Maria Patricia D.

Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
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Research Areas: 
Statin Myopathy
Thyroid Cancer and Genetics of Thyroid Cancer.
"I would like to pursue studies on the genetics of thyroid cancer in Filipinos, which tends to be more aggressive compared to subjects of other races. This will help us discern the treatments necessary for patients with this condition."
Relevant Publications: 
  1. Paz-Pacheco E, Maningat PD, Corvera K , Jimeno CA, Tongol MR, Yao CS. Autoimmune Disease and Iodine deficiency enderlie diffuse non-toxic goiters in a tertiary Metro Manila, Philippines Hospital ; Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine 44, 175, August 2006.
  2. Maningat PD, Sen P, Sunehag AL, Hadsell DL, Haymond MW 2007 Regulation of Gene expression in human mammary epithelium: Effect of Breast Pumping. J Endocrinol 195:503-511 PMID: 18000312.
  3. Maningat PD, Sen P, Rijnkels M, Hadsell DL, Bray M, Haymond MW Short Term Administration of rhGH Increases Markers of Cellular Proliferation but not milk Protein Gene Expression in Normal Lactating Women, Physiol Genomics 2011 Apr 27;43(8):381-91. PMID: 21205870.
  4. Maningat P, Breslow JL Needed: Pragmatic Clinical trials for Statin-Intolerant Patients. N Engl J Med 2011 Dec. 15;365(24):2250-1. Epub 2011 Nov 15 PMID: 22085320.
  5. Pagsisihan DA, Aguilar AH, Maningat PD. Orbital Metastasis as initial manifestation of widespread Papillary Thyroid Micro carcinoma. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Mar 27; 2015. Pii:bcr2014208870.doi:10.1136/bcr-2014-208870. PMID: 25819821.