Sydney Thomas

Credentials: Cellular and Molecular Biology

Position title: CMB Graduate Student



B.S., Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma

Ph.D., Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, San Diego – School of Medicine

Selected Publications

Trimethylamine N-Oxide Reduces Neurite Density and Plaque Intensity in a Murine Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Zarbock KR, Han JH, Singh AP, Thomas SP, Bendlin BB, Denu JM, Yu JJ, Rey FE, Ulland TK. J Alzheimers Dis 2022.

Short-chain fatty acids activate acetyltransferase p300. Thomas SP and Denu JM. eLife 2021.

Gut microbiome variation modulates the effects of dietary fiber on host metabolism. Murga-Garrido SM, Hong Q, Cross TL, Hutchison ER, Han J, Thomas SP, Vivas EI, Denu JM, Ceschin DG, Tang ZZ, Rey FE. Microbiome 2021.

A practical guide for analysis of histone post-translational modification by mass spectrometry: Best practices and pitfalls. Thomas SP, Haws SA, Borth LE and Denu JM. Methods 2019.