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William Ricke, PhD

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(608) 265-3202

Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
1111 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705

William Ricke, PhD

Associate Professor
O’Brien Center Director
UWMF-Professor of Urologic Research Director of Research

Research Interests

Dr. Ricke’s research interests include prostate cancer.

Ricke Lab


Recent Publications
  • Thomas S, Hao L, Ricke WA, Li L. Inside back cover: Biomarker discovery in mass spectrometry-based urinary proteomics. Proteomics Clin Appl 2016 Apr; 10(4):NA.
    [PubMed ID: 27061328]
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  • Thomas S, Hao L, Ricke WA, Li L. Biomarker discovery in mass spectrometry-based urinary proteomics. Proteomics Clin Appl 2016 Apr; 10(4):358-70.
    [PubMed ID: 26703953]
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  • Ricke WA, Lee CW, Clapper TR, Schneider AJ, Moore RW, Keil KP, Abler LL, Wynder JL, López Alvarado A, Beaubrun I, Vo J, Bauman TM, Ricke EA, Peterson RE, Vezina CM. In Utero and Lactational TCDD Exposure Increases Susceptibility to Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in Adulthood. Toxicol. Sci. 2016 Apr; 150(2):429-40.
    [PubMed ID: 26865671]
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  • Bauman TM, Vezina CM, Ricke EA, Halberg RB, Huang W, Peterson RE, Ricke WA. Expression and colocalization of β-catenin and lymphoid enhancing factor-1 in prostate cancer progression. Hum. Pathol. 2016 May; 51():124-33.
    [PubMed ID: 27067790, PMCID: 4830919]
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  • Wynder JL, Nicholson TM, DeFranco DB, Ricke WA. Estrogens and Male Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction. Curr Urol Rep 2015 Sep; 16(9):61.
    [PubMed ID: 26156791, PMCID: 4732275]
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  • Greer T, Hao L, Nechyporenko A, Lee S, Vezina CM, Ricke WA, Marker PC, Bjorling DE, Bushman W, Li L. Custom 4-Plex DiLeu Isobaric Labels Enable Relative Quantification of Urinary Proteins in Men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS). PLoS ONE 2015; 10(8):e0135415.
    [PubMed ID: 26267142, PMCID: 4534462]
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  • Bauman TM, Becka AJ, Sehgal PD, Huang W, Ricke WA. SIGIRR/TIR8, an important regulator of TLR4 and IL-1R-mediated NF-κB activation, predicts biochemical recurrence after prostatectomy in low-grade prostate carcinomas. Hum. Pathol. 2015 Nov; 46(11):1744-51.
    [PubMed ID: 26344417, PMCID: 4661098]
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  • Bauman TM, Ewald JA, Huang W, Ricke WA. CD147 expression predicts biochemical recurrence after prostatectomy independent of histologic and pathologic features. BMC Cancer 2015; 15():549.
    [PubMed ID: 26209327, PMCID: 4514016]
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  • Bjorling DE, Wang Z, Vezina CM, Ricke WA, Keil KP, Yu W, Guo L, Zeidel ML, Hill WG. Evaluation of voiding assays in mice: impact of genetic strains and sex. Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2015 Jun 15; 308(12):F1369-78.
    [PubMed ID: 25904700, PMCID: 4469884]
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  • Keil KP, Abler LL, Altmann HM, Wang Z, Wang P, Ricke WA, Bjorling DE, Vezina CM. Impact of a folic acid-enriched diet on urinary tract function in mice treated with testosterone and estradiol. Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 2015 Jun 15; 308(12):F1431-43.
    [PubMed ID: 25855514, PMCID: 4469891]
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