U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Herbert Tabor
 

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Tel: 301-496-2562
Email: tabor@helix.nih.gov
 

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  • Intern in MedicineNew Haven Hospital, Yale Medical School1942-1943
  • ResearcherDepartment of Biological Chemistry, Harvard Medical School1941
  • Intern in MedicineNew Haven Hospital, Yale Medical School, 1942-1943Researcher, Department of Biological Chemistry, Harvard Medical School, 1941Student, College of the City of New York1933-1935
  • M.D.Harvard Medical School1941
  • A.B.Harvard College1937
 

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    Specialties
    • Molecular Biology/Biochemistry

    ​Publications

    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Publications
    Crouch J, Yu JH, Shankar AG, Tabor HK. We Don't Know Her History, Her Background": Adoptive Parents' Perspectives on Whole Genome Sequencing Results. J Genet Couns. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Yu JH, Harrell TM, Jamal SM, Tabor HK, Bamshad MJ. Attitudes of Genetics Professionals Toward the Return of Incidental Results from Exome and Whole-Genome Sequencing. Am J Hum Genet. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Jarvik GP, Amendola LM, Berg JS, Brothers K, Clayton EW, Chung W, Evans BJ, Evans JP, Fullerton SM, Gallego CJ, Garrison NA, Gray SW, Holm IA, Kullo IJ, Lehmann LS, McCarty C, Prows CA, Rehm HL, Sharp RR, Salama J, Sanderson S, Van Driest SL, Williams MS, Wolf SM, Wolf WA, eMERGE Act-ROR Committee and CERC Committee, CSER Act-ROR Working Group, Burke W. Return of Genomic Results to Research Participants: The Floor, the Ceiling, and the Choices In Between. Am J Hum Genet. 2014 Jun 5; 94 (94; 6; 2014 Jun 5):818-26. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Yu JH, Crouch J, Jamal SM, Bamshad MJ, Tabor HK. Attitudes of non-African American focus group participants toward return of results from exome and whole genome sequencing. Am J Med Genet A. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Gordon AS, Tabor HK, Johnson AD, Snively BM, Assimes TL, Auer PL, Ioannidis JP, Peters U, Robinson JG, Sucheston LE, Wang D, Sotoodehnia N, Rotter JI, Psaty BM, Jackson RD, Herrington DM, O'Donnell CJ, Reiner AP, Rich SS, Rieder MJ, Bamshad MJ, Nickerson DA, NHLBI GO Exome Sequencing Project. Quantifying rare, deleterious variation in 12 human cytochrome P450 drug-metabolism genes in a large-scale exome dataset. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Apr 15; 23 (8; 23; 2014 Apr 15):1957-63. [Full Text/Abstract]
    McMillin MJ, Beck AE, Chong JX, Shively KM, Buckingham KJ, Gildersleeve HI, Aracena MI, Aylsworth AS, Bitoun P, Carey JC, Clericuzio CL, Crow YJ, Curry CJ, Devriendt K, Everman DB, Fryer A, Gibson K, Giovannucci Uzielli ML, Graham JM Jr, Hall JG, Hecht JT, Heidenreich RA, Hurst JA, Irani S, Krapels IP, Leroy JG, Mowat D, Plant GT, Robertson SP, Schorry EK, Scott RH, Seaver LH, Sherr E, Splitt M, Stewart H, Stumpel C, Temel SG, Weaver DD, Whiteford M, Williams MS, Tabor HK, Smith JD, Shendure J, Nickerson DA, University of Washington Center for Mendelian Genomics, Bamshad MJ. Mutations in PIEZO2 Cause Gordon Syndrome, Marden-Walker Syndrome, and Distal Arthrogryposis Type 5. Am J Hum Genet. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Lange LA, Hu Y, Zhang H, Xue C, Schmidt EM, Tang ZZ, Bizon C, Lange EM, Smith JD, Turner EH, Jun G, Kang HM, Peloso G, Auer P, Li KP, Flannick J, Zhang J, Fuchsberger C, Gaulton K, Lindgren C, Locke A, Manning A, Sim X, Rivas MA, Holmen OL, Gottesman O, Lu Y, Ruderfer D, Stahl EA, Duan Q, Li Y, Durda P, Jiao S, Isaacs A, Hofman A, Bis JC, Correa A, Griswold ME, Jakobsdottir J, Smith AV, Schreiner PJ, Feitosa MF, Zhang Q, Huffman JE, Crosby J, Wassel CL, Do R, Franceschini N, Martin LW, Robinson JG, Assimes TL, Crosslin DR, Rosenthal EA, Tsai M, Rieder MJ, Farlow DN, Folsom AR, Lumley T, Fox ER, Carlson CS, Peters U, Jackson RD, van Duijn CM, Uitterlinden AG, Levy D, Rotter JI, Taylor HA, Gudnason V Jr, Siscovick DS, Fornage M, Borecki IB, Hayward C, Rudan I, Chen YE, Bottinger EP, Loos RJ, Sætrom P, Hveem K, Boehnke M, Groop L, McCarthy M, Meitinger T, Ballantyne CM, Gabriel SB, O'Donnell CJ, Post WS, North KE, Reiner AP, Boerwinkle E, Psaty BM, Altshuler D, Kathiresan S, Lin DY, Jarvik GP, Cupples LA, Kooperberg C, Wilson JG, Nickerson DA, Abecasis GR, Rich SS, Tracy RP, Willer CJ, NHLBI Grand Opportunity Exome Sequencing Project. Whole-exome sequencing identifies rare and low-frequency coding variants associated with LDL cholesterol. Am J Hum Genet. 94 (94; 2):233-45. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Chen W, Tabor H. Escherichia coli glutathionylspermidine synthetase/amidase: phylogeny and effect on regulation of gene expression. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2013 Jan; 338 (338; 2; 2013 Jan):132-40. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Chen W, Poy G, Cam M, Stiles D, Tabor H. Microarray studies on the genes responsive to the addition of spermidine or spermine to a Saccharomyces cerevisiae spermidine synthase mutant. Yeast. 2009 Oct; 26 (2009 Oct; 10; 26):531-44. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Polyamines are not required for aerobic growth of Escherichia coli: preparation of a strain with deletions in all of the genes for polyamine biosynthesis. J Bacteriol. 2009 Sep; 191 (17; 191; 2009 Sep):5549-52. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Park MH, Tabor H. Hypusine modification for growth is the major function of spermidine in Saccharomyces cerevisiae polyamine auxotrophs grown in limiting spermidine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 May 6; 105 (105; 2008 May 6; 18):6554-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Polyamine deficiency leads to accumulation of reactive oxygen species in a spe2Delta mutant of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Yeast. 2006 Jul 30; 23 (23; 2006 Jul 30; 10):751-61. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Methylthioadenosine and polyamine biosynthesis in a Saccharomyces cerevisiae meu1delta mutant. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2006 Apr 28; 343 (343; 2006 Apr 28; 1):203-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Studies on the regulation of ornithine decarboxylase in yeast: effect of deletion in the MEU1 gene. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Nov 8; 102 (2005 Nov 8; 102; 45):16158-63. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Spermidine but not spermine is essential for hypusine biosynthesis and growth in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: spermine is converted to spermidine in vivo by the FMS1-amine oxidase. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Nov 25; 100 (100; 2003 Nov 25; 24):13869-74. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Polyamines protect Escherichia coli cells from the toxic effect of oxygen. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Mar 4; 100 (100; 2003 Mar 4; 5):2261-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chattopadhyay MK, Tabor CW, Tabor H. Absolute requirement of spermidine for growth and cell cycle progression of fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 Aug 6; 99 (16; 2002 Aug 6; 99):10330-4. [Full Text/Abstract]