Ivana Celic, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Office Address
Room 744, Louisiana Cancer Research Center, 1700 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112
School or College
School of Medicine
Ivana Celic, PhD


Mammalian retrotransposons in development and disease.


Horn, A.V.*, Celic,I.*, Dong, C., Martirosyan, I., and Jeffrey S. Han. A conserved role for the ESCRT membrane budding complex in LINE retrotransposition. PLOS Genetics (2017) 13:e1006837.
(*These authors contributed equally to this work.)
Wang, S.H.*, Celic, I.*, Choi, S.Y., Riccomagno, M., Wang, Q., Sun, L.O., Mitchell, S.P., Vasioukhin, V., Huganir R.L. and A. L. Kolodkin (2014). “Dlg5 regulates dendritic spine formation and synaptogenesis by controlling subcellular N-cadherin localization.” J Neurosci 34(38): 12745-61.
(*These authors contributed equally to this work.)
Celic, I.*, Masumoto, H.*, Griffith, W., Meluh, P., Cotter, R. J., Boeke, J.D. and A. Verreault (2006). “The sirtuins Hst3p and Hst4p preserve genome integrity by controlling histone H3 lysine 56 deacetylation.” Curr Biol 16(13): 1280-9.
(*These authors contributed equally to this work.)

LINE1 retrotransposons in female reproductive aging