Brian Focht C PhD

Brian Focht C PhD
Assoc ProfessorColl of Education & Human
A042 Phys Activ & Educ Srvs Bldg 305 W 17th Avenue Columbus Ohio 43210
  • Cancer Control

Research Description

Dr. Focht's group has developed extensive expertise in the field of clinical/translational proteomics, biomarker discovery/validation and bioinformatics for mass spectrometry based proteomics. Their work focuses on the determination of side chain modifications of proteins important in Chromatin Remodeling and relating these modifications to aberrant cellular function in cancer.

Current Publications

  • Focht BC, Lucas AR, Grainger E, Simpson C, Thomas-Ahner JM, Clinton SKThe Individualized Diet and Exercise Adherence Pilot Trial (IDEA-P) in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.Trials in press 354 9/9/2014
  • Focht BC, Clinton SK, Lucas AR, Saunders N, Grainger E, Thomas-Ahner JMEffects of exercise on disablement process model outcomes in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy.J Community Support Oncol 12 278-92 8/1/2014
  • Focht BC, Clinton SK, Devor ST, Garver MJ, Lucas AR, Thomas-Ahner JM, Grainger EResistance exercise interventions during and following cancer treatment: a systematic review.J Support Oncol 11 45-60 6/1/2013

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