Dongtao Ann Fu,Dongtao Ann Fu, MD PhD, HT (ASCP) QIHC

Assistant Scientist, Core Manager
(352) 273-7752
D11-34A (Office)
D11-39 (Lab)

Curriculum Vitae

Select Publications

  • Dongtao Fu, Mitsuo Wakasugi, Yasuhito Ishigaki, Osamu Nikaido and Tsukasa Matsunaga (2003).  cDNA cloning of the chicken DDB1 gene encoding the p127 subunit of damaged DNA-binding protein. Genes and Genetic Systems, Vol 78, 301-313 2003.
  • Stella A. Martomo, Dongtao Fu, William W. Yang, Nikhil S. Joshi, and Patricia Gerhart.  Deoxyuridine is generated preferentially in the nontranscribe strand of DNA from cells expressing AID JI Ms. No. 05-1504, 2005
  • Christopher R. Cogle, Neil D. Theise, Dongtao Fu, et al. Bone marrow contributes to epithelial cancers in mice and human as developmental mimicry Stem Cell. 2007 Aug; 25(8):1881-7. Epub 2007 May 3.
  • Christopher R. Cogle, Dongtao Fu, et al. Bone marrow stem and progenitor cell contribution to neovasculogenesis is dependent on model system with SDF-1 as a permissive trigger. Blood. 2009 Nov 5;114(19):4310-9 2009
  • Keeler AM, Conlon T, Dongtao F, et al. Long-term Correction of Very Long-chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency in Mice Using AAV9 Gene Therapy. Mol Ther. 2012 Jun;20(6):1131-8.

Elizabeth ButterworthElizabeth Butterworth

Sr. Biological Scientist
Lab ManagerLab group April 2018

Katelyn CartyKatelyn Carty, B.S.

Biological Scientist

Lith NasifLith Nasif

Research Assistant

Kamal NasifKamal Nasif

Research Assistant/Computer sciences


Lindsay WaldLindsay Wald

Research Assistant

Jash Patel- Research Assistant

Jesus Penaloza Aponte– Computer scientist

Karen Cox

Administrative assistant

Phone:  (352) 294-5593
Fax:  (352) 392-3053
Room D6-17

Recent Alumni

  • Tarun E. Hutchinson, PhD, Assistant Scientist
  • Joe Canzano, BS., Biological Scientist, graduate studies at UF
  • Julia Cooper, Research Assistant, BS UF 2017
  • Ian Ix, Biomedical Engineering, UF
  • Andre Revell, BS, UF 2015; U Penn MD/PhD program, class of 2020
  • Wesley Dickerson, BS, Research Associate; Brandeis University, MBA program
  • Kristina Weitzel, Research Assistant, UF College of Medicine, class of 2019
  • Vindhya Vijay, Masters Bioengineering 2014; UF IDP Graduate Student

Molecular Pathology Core Staff