Homero San Juan Vergara

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad del Norte

Publications

  1. pmc Cholesterol-rich microdomains as docking platforms for respiratory syncytial virus in normal human bronchial epithelial cells
    Homero San-Juan-Vergara
    Departamento de Medicina, Fundación Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
    J Virol 86:1832-43. 2012

Collaborators

  • Peter L Collins
  • Homero San-Juan-Vergara
  • Lisandro Pacheco-Lugo
  • María Eugenia Castaño
  • Shyam S Mohapatra
  • Terianne Wong
  • Mark E Peeples
  • Viviana Sampayo-Escobar
  • Byeong Cha
  • Niradiz Reyes

Detail Information

Publications1

  1. pmc Cholesterol-rich microdomains as docking platforms for respiratory syncytial virus in normal human bronchial epithelial cells
    Homero San-Juan-Vergara
    Departamento de Medicina, Fundación Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
    J Virol 86:1832-43. 2012
    ..It appears that RSV entry depends on its ability to dock to cholesterol-rich microdomains (lipid rafts) in the plasma membrane where hemifusion events begin, assisted by a Pak1-dependent process...

Research Grants4

  1. Respiratory syncytial virus targets rafts for penetration and immunomodulation
    Homero San Juan Vergara; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..8% of the new cases of lower tract respiratory illness in infants. Understanding the mechanistic process of the RSV infection will help in the development of the vaccines and therapies. ..
  2. Respiratory syncytial virus targets rafts for penetration and immunomodulation
    Homero San Juan Vergara; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..8% of the new cases of lower tract respiratory illness in infants. Understanding the mechanistic process of the RSV infection will help in the development of the vaccines and therapies. ..
  3. Respiratory syncytial virus targets rafts for penetration and immunomodulation
    HOMERO GABRIEL SAN JUAN VERGARA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..8% of the new cases of lower tract respiratory illness in infants. Understanding the mechanistic process of the RSV infection will help in the development of the vaccines and therapies. ..