Jeane Silva

Assistant Professor

Jeane Silva

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Undergraduate Health Professions: Medical Laboratory, Imaging and Radiologic Sciences

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-3047
  • EC 2410


  • EDS, Educational Leadership and Adm Georgia Regents University, 2013

  • MPA, Public Administration Georgia Regents University, 2010

  • Ph.D., Pharmacology Fed Univ of Pernambuco, 1997

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Fed Univ of Pernambuco, 1985


  • Technologist in Molecular Biology American Society for Clinical Pathology, 2015

Awards & Honors

  • CURS Spring 2018 Grant AU Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship, 2018

  • Scholarly Activity Award AU Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CLSC 7990

    Clin Molecular Methds Intern
  • CLSC 4540

    Clinical Immunology
  • CLSC 7540

    Clinical Immunology
  • CLSC 4903

    Clinical Lab Science Review
  • CLSC 7903

    Clinical Laboratory Sci Review
  • CAHS 6501

    Evidence-Based Practice
  • INQR 1000

    Fund. of Academic Inquiry
  • MLIR 3510

    Applied Research & Statistics
  • CLSC 4940

    Clinical Molecular Methods
  • CLSC 7940

    Clinical Molecular Methods
  • CLSC 4945

    Clinical Molecular Methods Lab
  • CLSC 7945

    Clinical Molecular Methods Lab
  • CAHS 6524

    Project Development
  • BIOM 8130

    Scientific Grant Writing
  • CLSC 7680

    Clin Biochem/Immun Internship
  • CLSC 4680

    Clinical Biochem/Immun Intern
  • CAHS 6503

    Research Process

Teaching Interests

Molecular Diagnostics Clinical Immunology CLS Review


Selected Recent Publications

  • YM155 inhibits topoisomerase function., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Homozygous Deletion of the LGI1 Gene in Mice Leads to Developmental Abnormalities Resulting in Cortical Dysplasia., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Sepantronium is a DNA damaging agent that synergizes with PLK1 inhibitor volasertib., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Novel FGFR inhibitor ponatinib suppresses the growth of non-small cell lung cancer cells overexpressing FGFR1., 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The temporal and spatial expression pattern of the LGI1 epilepsy predisposition gene during mouse embryonic cranial development., 2011
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Cancer stem cells, cancer biomarkers and Drug discovery of anti-metastatic agents.

Department Service

  • MLIRS Executive Committee 2018 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member