Jason Rose, B.A., B.S.


Jason Rose, B.A., B.S.

Research Specialist
Department of Pathology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7525




  • Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, North Carolina State University (2003)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, North Carolina State University (2003)


  • Laboratory Technician, CIIT Centers for Health Research (now the Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences), Research Triangle Park, NC (1999-2003)
  • Research Technician II, Duke University Center for Human Genetics, Duke University, Durham, NC (2003-2006)



  • DNA and RNA extraction and isolation
  • DNA and RNA purification and concentration
  • PCR and RT-PCR amplification
  • DNA sequencing and resequencing
  • Allelic discrimination
  • Spectrophotometry
  • Gel electrophoresis
  • Data analysis and entry
  • Presentation preparation
  • Tissue handling, cataloging and storage
  • Reagent ordering, storage and preparation
  • Mouse colony management



  • Dean’s List, North Carolina State University (1998, 2003)
  • Scholar’s Program, North Carolina State University (1998-2000)
  • Cooperative Education Program, North Carolina State University (1999-2003)
  • NC State Undergraduate Research Award, North Carolina State University (2003)
  • Summer Internship, CIIT Centers for Health Research (2000)



  • Abernethy DJ, Kleymenova EV, Rose J, Recio L, Faiola B. Human CD34+ hematopoietic progenitor cells are sensitive targets for toxicity induced by 1,4-benzoquinone. Toxicological Sciences, May 2004; 79(1): 82-9. Epub 2004 Feb 19
  • Brenda Faiola, Elizabeth S. Fuller, Victoria A. Wong, Linda Pluta, Diane J. Abernethy, Jason Rose, Leslie Recio. Exposure of Hematopoietic Stem Cells to Benzene or 1,4-Benzoquinone Induces Gender-Specific Gene Expression. Stem Cells, Sep 2004; 22: 750-758
  • Crosslin DR, Shah SH, Nelson SC, Haynes CS, Connelly JJ, Gadson S, Goldschmidt-Clermont PJ, Vance JM, Rose J, Granger CB, Seo D, Gregory SG, Kraus WE, Hauser ER. Genetic effects in the leukotriene biosynthesis pathway and association with atherosclerosis. Human Genetics, Mar 2009; 125(2): 217-29. Epub 2009 Jan 8



Inflammatory vascular disease, genetics, evolution, evolutionary ethics, history and philosophy of science