Jon A Friesen

Summary

Affiliation: Illinois State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme-A (HMG-CoA) reductases
    Jon A Friesen
    Department of Chemistry, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790 4160, USA
    Genome Biol 5:248. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase in the lobster mandibular organ: regulation by the eyestalk
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 134:147-55. 2003
  3. pmc The lobster mandibular organ produces soluble and membrane-bound forms of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Biochem J 381:831-40. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of an HMG-CoA reductase from Listeria monocytogenes that exhibits dual coenzyme specificity
    Amy E Theivagt
    Department of Chemistry, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 61790, USA
    Biochemistry 45:14397-406. 2006
  5. pmc Methyl farnesoate synthesis in the lobster mandibular organ: the roles of HMG-CoA reductase and farnesoic acid O-methyltransferase
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 155:49-55. 2010

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • Sheng Li
  • David W Borst
  • Amy E Theivagt
  • Kenneth C Holford
  • Lydia Tabernero
  • Elise N Amanti
  • Nicola J Beresford
  • Xiang Ding
  • Hong Fei
  • Corey A Wagner

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc The 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme-A (HMG-CoA) reductases
    Jon A Friesen
    Department of Chemistry, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790 4160, USA
    Genome Biol 5:248. 2004
    ..Probably because of its critical role in cellular cholesterol homeostasis, mammalian HMG-CoA reductase is extensively regulated at the transcriptional, translational, and post-translational levels...
  2. ncbi request reprint 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase in the lobster mandibular organ: regulation by the eyestalk
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 134:147-55. 2003
    ..The regulation of crustacean HMGR by the SG suggests that the lobster MO is a useful model system for investigating the cellular regulation of HMGR activity...
  3. pmc The lobster mandibular organ produces soluble and membrane-bound forms of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Biochem J 381:831-40. 2004
    ..Other lobster tissues (i.e. midgut, brain and muscles) had low HMGR activities and mRNA levels. MO with higher HMGR activities had higher HMGR mRNA levels, implying that HMGR is regulated, in part, at the transcription level...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of an HMG-CoA reductase from Listeria monocytogenes that exhibits dual coenzyme specificity
    Amy E Theivagt
    Department of Chemistry, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 61790, USA
    Biochemistry 45:14397-406. 2006
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  5. pmc Methyl farnesoate synthesis in the lobster mandibular organ: the roles of HMG-CoA reductase and farnesoic acid O-methyltransferase
    Sheng Li
    Department of Biological Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 155:49-55. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, molecular modeling indicated that the catalytic mechanisms of lobster and mammalian HMGR were similar...

Research Grants1

  1. Activation of CTP:phosphocholine cytidyltransferase
    JON FRIESEN; Fiscal Year: 2002
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