Robert Belton

Associate Professor

2107 New Science Facility
Phone: 906-227-1582


Ph.D. (2000) University of California Santa Barbara
B.A. (1991) University of California Santa Barbara

Research Interests




Selected Publications

Grudzien M., P. Low, P. Manning, M. Arredondo, R.J. Belton, and R. Nowak. 2009. The antifibrotic drug halofuginone inhibits proliferation and collagen production by human leiomyoma and myometrial smooth muscle cells. Journal of Fertility and Sterility. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.11.018

Chen, L., R.J. Belton, R.A. Nowak. 2009. Basigin-mediated gene expression changes in mouse uterine stromal cells during implantation. Journal of Endocrinology. 150(2):966-976.

Belton, R.J., L. Chen, F.S. Mesquita, R.A. Nowak. 2008. Basigin-2 is a cell surface receptor for soluble basigin ligand. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283(26):17805-14.