Michael C Lorenz

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genomic approaches to fungal pathogenicity
    Michael C Lorenz
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Curr Opin Microbiol 5:372-8. 2002
  2. pmc Life and death in a macrophage: role of the glyoxylate cycle in virulence
    Michael C Lorenz
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 1:657-62. 2002
  3. pmc Transcriptional response of Candida albicans upon internalization by macrophages
    Michael C Lorenz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center, 6431 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 3:1076-87. 2004
  4. pmc Mutations in alternative carbon utilization pathways in Candida albicans attenuate virulence and confer pleiotropic phenotypes
    Melissa A Ramirez
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 6:280-90. 2007
  5. pmc CTA4 transcription factor mediates induction of nitrosative stress response in Candida albicans
    Wiriya Chiranand
    Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 7:268-78. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Carnitine acetyltransferases are required for growth on non-fermentable carbon sources but not for pathogenesis in Candida albicans
    Huaijin Zhou
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston TX 77030, USA
    Microbiology 154:500-9. 2008
  7. pmc Role of acetyl coenzyme A synthesis and breakdown in alternative carbon source utilization in Candida albicans
    Aaron J Carman
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center atHouston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 7:1733-41. 2008

Collaborators

  • Huaijin Zhou
  • Wiriya Chiranand
  • Aaron J Carman
  • Melissa A Ramirez
  • John R Yates
  • Ian McLeod
  • Michael C Gustin
  • Hadley Myers
  • Slavena Vylkova
  • Luis A Vega
  • Jed J Lynn

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Genomic approaches to fungal pathogenicity
    Michael C Lorenz
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Curr Opin Microbiol 5:372-8. 2002
    ..High-throughput gene-discovery approaches should greatly increase our understanding of fungal pathogenesis...
  2. pmc Life and death in a macrophage: role of the glyoxylate cycle in virulence
    Michael C Lorenz
    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 1:657-62. 2002
  3. pmc Transcriptional response of Candida albicans upon internalization by macrophages
    Michael C Lorenz
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center, 6431 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 3:1076-87. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc Mutations in alternative carbon utilization pathways in Candida albicans attenuate virulence and confer pleiotropic phenotypes
    Melissa A Ramirez
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 6:280-90. 2007
    ..These aspects of alternative carbon metabolism may then be useful as targets for therapeutic intervention...
  5. pmc CTA4 transcription factor mediates induction of nitrosative stress response in Candida albicans
    Wiriya Chiranand
    Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 7:268-78. 2008
    ..albicans ssu1 mutants were not sensitive to NO, in contrast to findings in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Cta4p is the first protein found to be necessary for initiating NO response in C. albicans...
  6. doi request reprint Carnitine acetyltransferases are required for growth on non-fermentable carbon sources but not for pathogenesis in Candida albicans
    Huaijin Zhou
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston TX 77030, USA
    Microbiology 154:500-9. 2008
    ..These findings extend our understanding of nutrient stress in vivo and in vitro and the contribution of metabolic pathways to virulence in C. albicans...
  7. pmc Role of acetyl coenzyme A synthesis and breakdown in alternative carbon source utilization in Candida albicans
    Aaron J Carman
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center atHouston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 7:1733-41. 2008
    ..cerevisiae and C. albicans support recent findings that significant functional divergence exists even in fundamental metabolic pathways between these related yeasts...