Education & Training
- B.S. Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
- M.D., Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH
- Ph.D., The Ohio State University College of Medicine Columbus, OH
McElwain, MC, Pollack JD: Synthesis of Deoxyribomononucleotides in Mollicutes: Dependence on deoxyribose-1-phosphate and pyrophosphate. J. Bacteriol 169:3647-3653, 1987.
McElwain, MC, Williams MV, Pollack, JD, Acholeplasma Laidlawii B-PG9 adfenine-specific purine nucleoside phosphorylase that accepts ribose-1-phosphate, deoxyribose-1-phosphate, and xylose-1-phosphate. J. Bacteriol. 1988 Feb; 170(2):564-7.
McElwain, MC, Chandler DKF, Barile, MF, Young, TF, Tryon, VV, Davis, JW Jr, Petzel JP, Chang, CJ, Williams, MV, and Pollack, JD (1988) Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38, 417-423, 1988
Petzel JP, McElwain, MC, Desantis D, Manolukas J, Williams MV, Hartman, PA, Allison, MJ, Pollack JD; Enzymic activities of carbohydrate, purine and pyrimidine, metabolism in the Anaeroplastmataceae (class Mollicutes). Arch Microbiol. 1989, 142(4): 309-16.
Pollack, JD, McElwain, MC, Desantis, D, Manolukas, T, Tully, JG, Chang, CJ, Whitcomb, RF, Hackett, KJ and Williams, MV (1989) Metabolism of members of the Spiroplasmataceae. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 39, 406-412.
Research Interest Summary
Dr. McElwain's Research Interests include:
- General otolaryngology
- Sinonasal disorders
- Pediatric otolaryngology
- Swallowing disorders
- Head and Neck cancer