Wade Bushman, MD, PHD

Position title: Professor, Urology

Email: bushman@urology.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-8705

Organ System/Disease Focus:
Aligned Research Focus:
Prostate development and prostate cancer
Wade Bushman headshot


Research Description:

Prostasphere generation and characterization

Selected References:
  • Yu M, Bushman W. Differential stage-dependent regulation of prostatic epithelial morphogenesis by Hedgehog signaling. Dev. Biol. 2013; 380(1):87-98. PMCID: PMC37045051.
  • Jerde T and Bushman W. Interleukin- induced IFG signaling in prostate development and reactive hyperplasia. Science Signaling. 2009; 2(86):1-11. PMCID: PMC2949294.
  • Shi X, Gipp J, Bushman W. Anchorage-independent culture maintains prostate stem cells. Dev. Biol. 2007; 312:(1) 396-406.
  • Shi X, Gipp J, Dries M, Bushman W. Prostate progenitor cells proliferate in response to castration. Stem Cell Res. 2014; 13(1):154-63. PMCID: PMC4118492