A Passarelli

Summary

Affiliation: Kansas State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Analysis and functional annotation of expressed sequence tags from the fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda
    Youping Deng
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    BMC Genomics 7:264. 2006
  2. pmc Barriers to success: how baculoviruses establish efficient systemic infections
    A Lorena Passarelli
    Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 411:383-92. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Baculovirus late and very late gene regulation
    A Lorena Passarelli
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 4901, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 8:1103-15. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional characterization of Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus late gene transcription and genome replication factors in the non-permissive insect cell line SF-21
    Marcelo F Berretta
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, 232 Ackert Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 348:175-89. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Functional dissection of the baculovirus late expression factor-8 gene: sequence requirements for late gene promoter activation
    Jane S Titterington
    Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, 232 Ackert Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    J Gen Virol 84:1817-26. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of a baculovirus lacking a functional viral fibroblast growth factor homolog
    Chanitchote Detvisitsakun
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, 232 Ackert Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Virology 346:258-65. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter-subunit interactions of the Autographa californica M nucleopolyhedrovirus RNA polymerase
    Erin A Crouch
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, 116 Ackert Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 367:265-74. 2007
  8. pmc Virion-associated viral fibroblast growth factor stimulates cell motility
    Christopher Jon Lehiy
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 395:152-60. 2009
  9. pmc Genetic requirements for homologous recombination in Autographa californica nucleopolyhedrovirus
    Erin A Crouch
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    J Virol 76:9323-34. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Function of Spodoptera exigua nucleopolyhedrovirus late gene expression factors in the insect cell line SF-21
    Marcelo F Berretta
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 355:82-93. 2006

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • L A Guarino
  • Marcelo F Berretta
  • Erin A Crouch
  • Chanitchote Detvisitsakun
  • Wenbi Wu
  • John C Means
  • Christopher Jon Lehiy
  • Youping Deng
  • Jane S Titterington
  • Olga Martinez
  • Kristy G Morales
  • Leah T Cox
  • Erica L Cain
  • Yinghua Dong
  • Mandar Deshpande
  • Venkata Thodima
  • Erica L Hutfless
  • Rollie J Clem
  • Tamara K Nun

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Analysis and functional annotation of expressed sequence tags from the fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda
    Youping Deng
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    BMC Genomics 7:264. 2006
    ..This study reports the results of an expressed sequence tag (EST) sequencing project in cells from the lepidopteran insect S. frugiperda, the fall armyworm...
  2. pmc Barriers to success: how baculoviruses establish efficient systemic infections
    A Lorena Passarelli
    Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 411:383-92. 2011
    ..The biochemical mechanisms involved in dismantling basal lamina during baculovirus infection may also provide new insights into the process of basal lamina remodeling in invertebrate and vertebrate animals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Baculovirus late and very late gene regulation
    A Lorena Passarelli
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 4901, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 8:1103-15. 2007
    ..Although viral late mRNAs resemble host mRNAs, the transcribing/processing machinery is distinct. Characterization of the late gene transcription apparatus will elucidate new viral mechanisms for transcription...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional characterization of Bombyx mori nucleopolyhedrovirus late gene transcription and genome replication factors in the non-permissive insect cell line SF-21
    Marcelo F Berretta
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, 232 Ackert Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 348:175-89. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that host-specific factors may affect the function of homologous proteins...
  5. ncbi request reprint Functional dissection of the baculovirus late expression factor-8 gene: sequence requirements for late gene promoter activation
    Jane S Titterington
    Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, 232 Ackert Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    J Gen Virol 84:1817-26. 2003
    ..In addition, regions throughout the entire lef-8-encoding sequence were important for optimal function, suggesting complex protein-protein and protein-DNA interrelationships in the late gene-specific viral transcriptosome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of a baculovirus lacking a functional viral fibroblast growth factor homolog
    Chanitchote Detvisitsakun
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, 232 Ackert Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Virology 346:258-65. 2006
    ..Finally, coinfection of vfgf-containing and -deficient viruses and passage for several generations did not reveal a consistent growth advantage for either virus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter-subunit interactions of the Autographa californica M nucleopolyhedrovirus RNA polymerase
    Erin A Crouch
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, 116 Ackert Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 367:265-74. 2007
    ..Studies on protein-protein interactions may provide insight into the structural design of the complex and mechanistic aspects affecting late and very late gene expression...
  8. pmc Virion-associated viral fibroblast growth factor stimulates cell motility
    Christopher Jon Lehiy
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 395:152-60. 2009
    ..Although the function of virion-associated vFGF is not clear, we found that virion-associated vFGF stimulated cell motility and affected virus attachment...
  9. pmc Genetic requirements for homologous recombination in Autographa californica nucleopolyhedrovirus
    Erin A Crouch
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    J Virol 76:9323-34. 2002
    ..Interestingly, even though HR was stimulated by the presence of a viral origin of DNA replication, virally stimulated HR could proceed in the presence of the DNA synthesis inhibitor aphidicolin...
  10. ncbi request reprint Function of Spodoptera exigua nucleopolyhedrovirus late gene expression factors in the insect cell line SF-21
    Marcelo F Berretta
    Division of Biology, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 355:82-93. 2006
    ..AcMNPV IE-1 was able to mediate early gene expression cis-linked to homologous regions (hrs) derived from AcMNPV and SeMNPV. In contrast, SeMNPV IE-1 was more specific for SeMNPV-derived hr elements...
  11. pmc Viral fibroblast growth factor, matrix metalloproteases, and caspases are associated with enhancing systemic infection by baculoviruses
    John C Means
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:9825-30. 2010
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  12. pmc Autographa californica multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus Ac92 (ORF92, P33) is required for budded virus production and multiply enveloped occlusion-derived virus formation
    Wenbi Wu
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, 116 Ackert Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 4901, USA
    J Virol 84:12351-61. 2010
    ..The mutant virus exhibited a phenotype similar to that of the knockout virus, suggesting that the C-X-X-C motif was essential for sulfhydryl oxidase activity and responsible for the altered ODV phenotype...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Autographa californica M nucleopolyhedrovirus fibroblast growth factor accelerates host mortality
    Chanitchote Detvisitsakun
    Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Program, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 4901, USA
    Virology 365:70-8. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the AcMNPV vfgf may play a role in dissemination of virus infection from the midgut in the insect species tested...

Research Grants4

  1. PURIFICATION/STRUCTURE OF BACULOVIRUS RNA POLYMERASE
    A Passarelli; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The structure of the baculovirus LEF-8 will be instrumental for drawing structural and functional comparisons between LEF-8 and other eukaryotic and prokaryotic RNA polymerase subunits that share similar domains. ..
  2. Role of viral fibroblast growth factor in pathogenesis
    A Lorena Passarelli; Fiscal Year: 2007
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