Emery Bresnick

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Gary Felsenfeld Professor of Cell and Regenerative Biology; Lowell and Gwendolyn Smythe Endowed Professor, Director, UW-Madison Blood Cancer Research Institute

Email: ehbresni@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-6446

4009 WIMR
1111 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Focus Groups

Cancer Biology

Signal Transduction


PhD, Pharmacology, The University of Michigan Medical School

Postdoctoral, National Institutes of Health, Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Research Detail

Emery Bresnick Profile Page


Restricting genomic actions of innate immune mediators on fetal hematopoietic progenitor cells.

Tran VL, Liu P, Katsumura KR, Kim E, Schoff BM, Johnson KD, Bresnick EH.iScience. 2023 Feb 28;26(4):106297. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2023.106297. eCollection 2023 Apr 21.PMID: 36950124Free PMC article.

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Pathogenic human variant that dislocates GATA2 zinc fingers disrupts hematopoietic gene expression and signaling networks.

Jung MM, Shen S, Botten GA, Olender T, Katsumura KR, Johnson KD, Soukup AA, Liu P, Zhang Q, Jensvold ZD, Lewis PW, Beagrie RA, Low JK, Yang L, Mackay JP, Godley LA, Brand M, Xu J, Keles S, Bresnick EH. J Clin Invest. 2023 Apr 3;133(7):e162685. doi: 10.1172/JCI162685. PMID: 36809258 Free PMC article.

Discriminating activities of DEAD-Box Helicase 41 from myeloid malignancy-associated germline variants by genetic rescue.

Kim JA, Shen S, Matson DR, Lovrien LN, Smith-Simmer KJ, Keles S, Churpek JE, Bresnick EH. Leukemia. 2023 Jan;37(1):235-239. doi: 10.1038/s41375-022-01753-4. Epub 2022 Nov 8. PMID: 36347925 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Conditionally pathogenic genetic variants of a hematopoietic disease-suppressing enhancer.

Soukup AA, Matson DR, Liu P, Johnson KD, Bresnick EH.Sci Adv. 2021 Dec 10;7(50):eabk3521. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abk3521. Epub 2021 Dec 10.PMID: 34890222Free PMC article.