Prof. Mary Bakich MacDougall
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA



1981-1984    PhD, University of Southern California, Craniofacial Biology

1973-1978    B.A., University of California at San Diego, Biochemistry

Publications (Selected)

  1. Wu LA, Feng J, Wang L, Mu YD, Baker A, Donly KJ, Heinrich JG, Harris S, MacDougall M, Chen S.  Immortalized mouse floxed Bmp2 dental papilla mesenchymal cell lines preserve odontoblastic phenotype and respond to BMP2.  J Cell Physiol. 2010 Apr 23 [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Gonzales CB, Simmons D, MacDougall M. Competing roles of TGFbeta and Nma/BAMBIin odontoblasts. J Dent Res. 2010 Jun;89(6):597-602. Epub 2010 Feb 19
  3. Borovjagin AV, McNally LR, Wang M, Curiel DT, MacDougall MJ, Zinn KR. Noninvasive monitoring of mRFP1- and mCherry-labeled oncolytic adenoviruses in an orthopotic breast cancer model by spectral imaging.Mol Imaging. 2010 Apr;9(2):59-75.
  4. Chen S, Gluhak-Heinrich J, Wang YH, Wu YM, Chuang HH, Chen L, Yuan GH, Dong J, Gay I, MacDougall M. Runx2, Osx, and Dspp in tooth development.J Dent Res. 2009 Oct;88(10):904-9.
  5. Wu LA, Yuan G,  Yang G, Ortiz-Gonzalez I, Yang W, Cui Y, MacDougall M, Donly K J, Harris S, Chen S.  Immortalization and characterization of mouse floxed Bmp2/4 osteoblasts. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2009 AUG 14; 386(1):89–95. Epub 2009 Jun 6.
  6. Yuan G, Wang Y, Gluhak-Heinrich J, Yang G, Chen L, Li T, Wu LA, Chen Z, MacDougall M, Chen S.  Tissue-specific expression of dentin sialophosphoprotein (DSPP) and its polymorphisms in mouse tissues.  Cell Biol Int. 2009 May 15 [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Verdelis K, Ling Y, Sreenath T, Haruyama N, MacDougall M, van der Meulen MC, Lukashova L, Spevak L, Kulkarni AB, Boskey AL.  DSPP effects on in vivo bone mineralization.  Bone.  2008 Dec;43(6):983-90. Epub 2008 Aug 16
  8. Lamani E, Wu Y, Dong J, Litaker MS, Acevedo AC, MacDougall M.  Tissue- and Cell-Specific Alternative Splicing of NFIC.  Cells Tissues Organs. 2009;189(1-4):105-110. Epub 2008 Sep 1.
  9. Acevedo AC, Santos LJ, Paula LM, Dong J, MacDougall M. Phenotype characterization and DSPP mutational analysis of three brazilian dentinogenesis imperfecta type II families.Cells Tissues Organs. 2009;189(1-4):230-6. Epub 2008 Sep 16.
  10. Chen S, Chen L, Jahangiri A, Chen B, Wu Y, Chuang HH, Qin C, MacDougall M.  Expression and processing of small integrin-binding ligand N-linked glycoproteins in mouse odontoblastic cells.   Arch Oral Biol. 2008 Sep;53(9):879-89. Epub 2008 Jun 26.
  11. Wurtz T, Houari S, Mauro N, MacDougall M, Peters H, Berdal A.  Fluoride at non-toxic dose affects odontoblast gene expression in vitro.   Toxicology. 2008 Jul 10;249(1):26-34. Epub 2008 Apr 25.
  12. Chen S, Gluhak-Heinrich J, Martinez M, Li T, Wu Y, Chuang HH, Chen L, Dong J, Gay I, MacDougall M.  Bone morphogenetic protein 2 mediates dentin sialophosphoprotein expression and odontoblast differentiation via NF-Y signaling.   J Biol Chem. 2008 Jul 11;283(28):19359-70. Epub 2008 Apr 18.
  13. Gay, I. C., Chen, S., MacDougall, M.  Isolation and Characterization of Multipotent Human Periodontal Ligament Stem Cells.  Orthod Craniofacial Res.  10, 2007.  [Epub ahead of print]
  14. Wittrant Y, Bhandari BS, Abboud H, Benson N, Woodruff K, MacDougall M, Abboud-Werner S. PDGF up-regulates CSF-1 gene transcription in ameloblast-like cells.J Dent Res. 2008. Jan;87(1):33-8.  PMID: 18096890 [PubMed - in process]
  15. Zhang, X., Rahemtulla, F. G., MacDougall, M. J., Thomas, H. F.  Vitamin D Deficiency Affects Dentin maturation in Mice.  Arch Oral Biol. 2007, Aug 16.
  16. Gluhak-Heinrich, J, Pavlin, D, Wang, W, MacDougall, M, Harris SE. MEPE Expression in Osteocytes during Orthodontic Tooth Movement. Arch Oral Biol. 2007 Jan 30; [Epub ahead of print].
  17. Werner, SA, Gluhak-Heinrich, J, Woodruff, K, Wittrant, Y, Cardenas, L, Roudier, M, MacDougall, M.Targeted Expression of csCSF-1 in op/op Mice Ameliorates Tooth Defects.Arch Oral Biol. 2007 May;52(5):432-43. [Epub 2006 Nov 28].
  18. MacDougall, M., Dong, J., Acevedo, A.C. Molecular Basis of Human Dentin Disease.Am J Hum Genetics2006 Dec 1;140(23):2536-46.