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Dr. Jon B. Scales

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  • Biology
    Assistant Professor

    Office Location
    Bolin Hall 218E
    Voice: (940) 397-4297
    Fax: (940) 397-4831

    Department Chair

    Office Location
    Bolin Hall 218E
    Voice: (940) 397-4297
    Fax: (940) 397-4831
  •   Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
    Details Fall 2019 BIOL 3334 101 Genetics Bolin Hall 209

    Lecture:  TR 8:00-9:20
    Lab: T 1400-1650

    Details Fall 2019 4714 101 Cell Biology Bolin Hall 209

    Lecture: MWF 0900-0950

    Lab: W 1400-1650

  • Institution Degree Graduation Date
    Midwestern State University B.S., (Chemistry and Biology) 1988
    University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Houston, TX Ph.D. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1993
  • Institution Position Start Date End Date
    Sect. on Vertebrate Development, Lab of Mol. Genetics, NICHD, NIH Postdoctoral fellow 1993 1997
    University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, 1997 2003
    Midwestern State University Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, 2003
  • Winning RS, Ward EK, ScalesJB, and Walker GK,. 2002. EphA4 catalytic activity causes inhibition of RhoA GTPase in Xenopus laevis embryos. Differentiation 70:46-55.

    Winning, R.S., Scales, J.B. and Sargent, T.D. 1996. Disruption of cell adhesion in Xenopus embryos by Pagliaccio, an Eph-class receptor tyrosine kinase. Dev. Biol. 179:309-319.

    Scales, J.B., Winning, R.S. Renaud, C.S., Shea, L.J. and Sargent, T.D. 1995. Novel members of the eph receptor tyrosine subfamily expressed in Xenopus development. Oncogene, 11:1745-1752.

    Gaffin, R.D.,  J.B. Scales, and R.L. Cate. 1995. Kallikrein-like enzyme from the venom of  Crotalus basiliscus basiliscus (Serpentes: Crotalidae). Texas J. Sci. 47:53-61.