Devon Ehnes

CSA 117, HSC 9062
Phone: (323) 442-2158
Fax: (323) 442-2981
ehnes@usc.edu

Devon Ehnes, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate, Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • University of California, Riverside
    B.S.
    2010
    Biology

  • University of California, Riverside
    Ph.D.
    2016
    Cell, Molec, Dev. Biology

  • 2016 - present - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2013 - 2015 - Associate Instructor - University of California, Riverside (Stem Cell Biology)
  • 2011 - 2016 - Teaching Assistant - University of California, Riverside (Cancer Biology, Stem Cell Biology, General Biology, Elementary Genetics)
  • 2010 - 2016 - Graduate Student Researcher - zur Nieden laboratory, University of California, Riverside
  1. Keller KC, Ding H, Tieu R, Sparks NR, Ehnes DD, Zur Nieden NI. (2016) Wnt5a Supports Osteogenic Lineage Decisions in Embryonic Stem Cells. Stem Cells Dev. 2016 Jul 1;25(13):1020-32. doi: 10.1089/scd.2015.0367. Epub 2016 Jun 1. PMID: 26956615

  2. Ehnes DD, Price FD, Shrive NG, Hart DA, Rancourt DE, zur Nieden NI. (2015) Embryonic stem cell-derived osteocytes are capable of responding to mechanical oscillatory hydrostatic pressure. J Biomech. 2015 Jul 16;48(10):1915-21. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.04.015. Epub 2015 Apr 16. PMID: 25936968

  3. Ehnes DD, Geransar RM, Rancourt DE, Zur Nieden NI. (2015) Exogenous nitric oxide enhances calcification in embryonic stem cell-derived osteogenic cultures. Differentiation. 2015 Mar-Apr;89(3-4):97-103. doi: 10.1016/j.diff.2015.02.001. Epub 2015 Apr 27. PMID: 25929821

  4. McClelland Descalzo DL, Ehnes DD, zur Nieden NI. (2014) Stem cells for osteodegenerative diseases: current studies and future outlook. Regen Med. 2014 Mar;9(2):219-30. doi: 10.2217/rme.13.100. PMID: 24750062

  5. Keller KC, Ehnes DD, Dienelt Anke, zur Nieden NI. (2012) Diabetic glucose impairs embryonic stem cell osteogenic differentiation through persistent activation of Akt. Journal of stem cells & regenerative medicine. 2012; 8(2):89.