Luis F Congote

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Monitoring insulin-like growth factors in HIV infection and AIDS
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Clin Chim Acta 361:30-53. 2005
  2. ncbi Comparison of the effects of serpin A1, a recombinant serpin A1-IGF chimera and serpin A1 C-terminal peptide on wound healing
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 29:39-46. 2008
  3. ncbi Serpin A1 and CD91 as host instruments against HIV-1 infection: are extracellular antiviral peptides acting as intracellular messengers?
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Virus Res 125:119-34. 2007
  4. ncbi The C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 stimulates erythroid cell proliferation
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 324:673-8. 2004
  5. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 stimulates proliferation of breast and liver cancer cells: role of protein kinase C and CD47
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1A1
    FEBS Lett 576:343-7. 2004
  6. ncbi Thrombospondin 1, produced by endothelial cells under the action of erythropoietin, stimulates thymidine incorporation into erythroid cells and counteracts the inhibitory action of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 30:248-53. 2005
  7. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 is an inhibitor of HIV-1
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 343:617-22. 2006
  8. doi Regulator of differentiation 1 (ROD1) binds to the amphipathic C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 and is involved in its mitogenic activity
    Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal H3A 1A1, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 220:672-9. 2009
  9. doi Erythropoietin-dependent endothelial proteins: potential use against erythropoietin resistance
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 51:113-8. 2010
  10. doi Biological activities and molecular interactions of the C-terminal residue of thrombospondin-4, an epitome of acidic amphipathic peptides
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 31:723-35. 2010

Collaborators

  • Marcos R Difalco
  • Monica C Dobocan
  • Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
  • C Sandoval
  • Suhad Ali
  • H Curtis

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Monitoring insulin-like growth factors in HIV infection and AIDS
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Clin Chim Acta 361:30-53. 2005
    ..IGF-I levels are also likely to increase with other hormones used in HIV patients, such as erythropoietin for the treatment of anemia or anabolic androgens in HIV-infected women...
  2. ncbi Comparison of the effects of serpin A1, a recombinant serpin A1-IGF chimera and serpin A1 C-terminal peptide on wound healing
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 29:39-46. 2008
    ..The hydrophobic A1-C26 peptide significantly increased the production of collagen I in skin fibroblasts, an appealing asset for skin care applications...
  3. ncbi Serpin A1 and CD91 as host instruments against HIV-1 infection: are extracellular antiviral peptides acting as intracellular messengers?
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Virus Res 125:119-34. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi The C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 stimulates erythroid cell proliferation
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 324:673-8. 2004
    ..SC21, a homologous peptide of identical amino acid composition but with interchanged residues, was non-amphipathic and had no erythroid cell stimulating activity...
  5. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 stimulates proliferation of breast and liver cancer cells: role of protein kinase C and CD47
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1A1
    FEBS Lett 576:343-7. 2004
    ..Phosphorylation of C26 at T24 (a putative PKC phosphorylation site) resulted in a 1.9-2.5 increase in mitogenic activity over C26 in MCF-7 cells...
  6. ncbi Thrombospondin 1, produced by endothelial cells under the action of erythropoietin, stimulates thymidine incorporation into erythroid cells and counteracts the inhibitory action of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 30:248-53. 2005
    ..We suggest that EPO-dependent, endothelial-derived TSP-1 may play a positive role in red cell production by acting directly on erythroid cells, stimulating DNA synthesis and preventing the inhibitory action of IGFBP-3...
  7. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 is an inhibitor of HIV-1
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 343:617-22. 2006
    ..These serpin peptides represent a novel class of antiviral agents...
  8. doi Regulator of differentiation 1 (ROD1) binds to the amphipathic C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 and is involved in its mitogenic activity
    Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal H3A 1A1, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 220:672-9. 2009
    ....
  9. doi Erythropoietin-dependent endothelial proteins: potential use against erythropoietin resistance
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 51:113-8. 2010
    ..Finally, chaperonin 10 stimulates hemoglobin synthesis and has anti-inflammatory properties through the inhibition of Toll-like receptor signaling pathways...
  10. doi Biological activities and molecular interactions of the C-terminal residue of thrombospondin-4, an epitome of acidic amphipathic peptides
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 31:723-35. 2010
    ....
  11. doi Chaperonin 10 as an endothelial-derived differentiation factor: role of glycogen synthase kinase-3
    Monica C Dobocan
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 219:470-6. 2009
    ..These experiments support the idea that GSK-3-regulated signal transduction pathways are not only important for stem cell maintenance but may be involved in events controlling cell differentiation...
  12. ncbi Enhanced proliferative effects of a baculovirus-produced fusion protein of insulin-like growth factor and alpha(1)-proteinase inhibitor and improved anti-elastase activity of the inhibitor with glutamate at position 351
    C Sandoval
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Protein Eng 15:413-8. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi Potentiation of hematopoietic cell migration with an IGF-interleukin-3 fusion protein
    Marcos R Difalco
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    FEBS Lett 524:149-53. 2002
    ..These results suggest a key role of the PI-3 kinase pathway in the potentiation of migration caused by the linkage of BOMIGF and IL-3...
  14. ncbi The improved survival of hematopoietic cells cultured with a fusion protein of insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II) and interleukin 3 (IL-3) is associated with increases in Bcl-xL and phosphatidylinositol-3 kinase activity
    Marcos R Difalco
    Department of Medicine, University Health Centre, McGill University, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    J Leukoc Biol 73:297-305. 2003
    ..This potentiation of survival and its preferential inhibition by LY294002 were also observed in a nontransformed, primary culture of human umbilical cord endothelial cells...
  15. ncbi Antagonism between interleukin 3 and erythropoietin in mice with azidothymidine-induced anemia and in bone marrow endothelial cells
    Marcos R Difalco
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Cytokine 18:51-60. 2002
    ..These results suggest that endothelial cells treated simultaneously with EPO and IL-3 have a negative effect on erythroid cell production...