J F Ernst
Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
- O-glycosylationJ F Ernst
Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Heinnch Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Med Mycol 39:67-74. 2001..Thus, O-glycosylation processes directly and/or indirectly affect several virulence traits of C. albicans and can be considered as potential antifungal targets...
- Protein-O-mannosyltransferases in virulence and developmentK B Lengeler
Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Molekulare Mykologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Universitätsstr 1 26 12, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
Cell Mol Life Sci 65:528-44. 2008..The susceptibility of human cells to certain viruses may also depend on O-mannosyl chains. This review focuses on the various roles of Pmt proteins in cellular differentiation, development and virulence...
- Flavin mononucleotide-based fluorescent protein as an oxygen-independent reporter in Candida albicans and Saccharomyces cerevisiaeD Tielker
Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Forschungszentrum Julich, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
Eukaryot Cell 8:913-5. 2009..Both species produced CaFbFP and fluoresced even during hypoxia, suggesting that oxygen-independent CaFbFP is a useful, novel tool for monitoring hypoxic gene expression in fungi...
- A potential phosphorylation site for an A-type kinase in the Efg1 regulator protein contributes to hyphal morphogenesis of Candida albicansD P Bockmühl
Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
Genetics 157:1523-30. 2001..Threonine-206 of Efg1p is essential as a putative phosphorylation target to promote hyphal induction by a subset of environmental cues...
- Review: the Cct eukaryotic chaperonin subunits of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and other yeastsV Stoldt
Heinrich Heine Universitat, Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Dusseldorf, Germany
Yeast 12:523-9. 1996..Cct8p from C. albicans, the only other completely sequenced Cct protein from a fungal species other than S. cerevisiae, is 72% and 61% similar to the S. cerevisiae and mouse Cct8 proteins, respectively...
- Divergence of eukaryotic secretory components: the Candida albicans homolog of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae ++Sec20 protein is N terminally truncated, and its levels determine antifungal drug resistance and growthY Weber
Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
J Bacteriol 183:46-54. 2001..cerevisiae, but the lack of the N-terminal domain and the apparent absence of a close TIP20 homolog in the C. albicans genome also indicate a considerable diversity in mechanisms of retrograde vesicle traffic in eukaryotes...