Francisca Barceló

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Affiliation: Universitat de les Illes Balears
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Interaction of the C-terminal region of the Ggamma protein with model membranes
    Francisca Barceló
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Associate Unit of the Instituto de la Grasa Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Biophys J 93:2530-41. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Mediterranean-style diet effect on the structural properties of the erythrocyte cell membrane of hypertensive patients: the Prevencion con Dieta Mediterranea Study
    Francisca Barceló
    Departamento de Biología Fundamental y Ciencias de la Salut, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Hypertension 54:1143-50. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of 2-hydroxyoleic acid on the structural properties of biological and model plasma membranes
    Jesús Prades
    Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Health Sciences Research Institute, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 25:46-57. 2008
  4. pmc Thermodynamic characterization of the multivalent binding of chartreusin to DNA
    Francisca Barceló
    Departament de Biologia Fundamental i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:4567-73. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Interaction of transmembrane-spanning segments of the alpha2-adrenergic receptor with model membranes
    Jesús Prades
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, University de Les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 26:265-78. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Membrane structure modulation, protein kinase C alpha activation, and anticancer activity of minerval
    Jordi Martínez
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Department of Biology, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut, University of the Balearic Islands, Ctra de Valldemossa km 7, 5, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Pharmacol 67:531-40. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of unsaturated fatty acids and triacylglycerols on phosphatidylethanolamine membrane structure
    Jesús Prades
    Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut, Associate Unit of Instituto de la Grasa CSIC, Department of Biology, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    J Lipid Res 44:1720-7. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Plant pentacyclic triterpenic acids as modulators of lipid membrane physical properties
    Jesús Prades
    Clinical and Translational Research Group, IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1808:752-60. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The hypotensive drug 2-hydroxyoleic acid modifies the structural properties of model membranes
    Francisca Barceló
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut IUNICS, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 21:261-8. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Effect of a 2-hydroxylated fatty acid on cholesterol-rich membrane domains
    Jesús Prades
    Clinical and Translational Research Group, IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 29:333-43. 2012

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Publications13

  1. pmc Interaction of the C-terminal region of the Ggamma protein with model membranes
    Francisca Barceló
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Associate Unit of the Instituto de la Grasa Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Biophys J 93:2530-41. 2007
    ..These data highlight the relevance of the interaction of the C-terminal region of the Ggamma protein with the cell membrane and its effect on membrane structure...
  2. doi request reprint Mediterranean-style diet effect on the structural properties of the erythrocyte cell membrane of hypertensive patients: the Prevencion con Dieta Mediterranea Study
    Francisca Barceló
    Departamento de Biología Fundamental y Ciencias de la Salut, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Hypertension 54:1143-50. 2009
    ..The erythrocyte membrane modulation described provides insight in the structural bases underlying the beneficial effect of a Mediterranean-style diet in hypertensive subjects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of 2-hydroxyoleic acid on the structural properties of biological and model plasma membranes
    Jesús Prades
    Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Health Sciences Research Institute, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 25:46-57. 2008
    ..These changes in the structural properties of the plasma membrane may modulate the activity of signalling proteins that associate with the cell membrane such as the Galphaq/11 protein and hence, signal transduction...
  4. pmc Thermodynamic characterization of the multivalent binding of chartreusin to DNA
    Francisca Barceló
    Departament de Biologia Fundamental i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:4567-73. 2002
    ..The hydrophobic transfer of the chartreusin chromophore from the solution to the DNA intercalating site is the main contributor to the free energy of binding...
  5. doi request reprint Interaction of transmembrane-spanning segments of the alpha2-adrenergic receptor with model membranes
    Jesús Prades
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, University de Les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 26:265-78. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Membrane structure modulation, protein kinase C alpha activation, and anticancer activity of minerval
    Jordi Martínez
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Department of Biology, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut, University of the Balearic Islands, Ctra de Valldemossa km 7, 5, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Pharmacol 67:531-40. 2005
    ..The present results support the potential use of Minerval and related compounds in the treatment of tumor pathologies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of unsaturated fatty acids and triacylglycerols on phosphatidylethanolamine membrane structure
    Jesús Prades
    Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut, Associate Unit of Instituto de la Grasa CSIC, Department of Biology, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    J Lipid Res 44:1720-7. 2003
    ..Fluorescence polarization data indicated a fluidification effect of OA on the lamellar phase. TO increased the viscosity of the hydrophobic core with a high effect on the HII phase...
  8. doi request reprint Plant pentacyclic triterpenic acids as modulators of lipid membrane physical properties
    Jesús Prades
    Clinical and Translational Research Group, IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1808:752-60. 2011
    ..These results strengthen the relevance of TTP interactions with cell membranes as a molecular mechanism underlying their broad spectrum of biological effects...
  9. ncbi request reprint The hypotensive drug 2-hydroxyoleic acid modifies the structural properties of model membranes
    Francisca Barceló
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut IUNICS, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 21:261-8. 2004
    ..The higher headgroup area at the lipid-water interface in presence of 2OHOA could account for the differential effect of this drug on the phase behaviour of DEPE membranes...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of a 2-hydroxylated fatty acid on cholesterol-rich membrane domains
    Jesús Prades
    Clinical and Translational Research Group, IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Mol Membr Biol 29:333-43. 2012
    ..The segregation into 2OHOA-rich/Cho-poor and 2OHOA-poor/Cho-rich domains was also observed in PC bilayers...
  11. pmc Nilotinib counteracts P-glycoprotein-mediated multidrug resistance and synergizes the antitumoral effect of doxorubicin in soft tissue sarcomas
    Victor Hugo Villar
    Clinical and Translational Research Group, Department of Biology, Institut Universitari d Investigacions en Ciències de la Salut IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e37735. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Elsamicin A binding to DNA. A comparative thermodynamic characterization
    Francisca Barceló
    Departament de Biologia Fundamental, i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat de les Illes Balears, E 07122 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    FEBS Lett 576:68-72. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the contributions of the disaccharide moieties into the strength of binding...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive action of 2-hydroxyoleic acid in SHRs via modulation of the protein kinase A pathway and Rho kinase
    Regina Alemany
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine, Department of Biology, Institut Universitari d Investigacio en Ciencies de la Salut, IUNICS, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    J Lipid Res 47:1762-70. 2006
    ..Additionally, 2-OHOA completely reversed the pathological overexpression of aortic Rho kinase found in SHRs, suppressing the vasoconstrictory Rho kinase pathway...