J Ochieng

Summary

Affiliation: Meharry Medical College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Modulation of the biological functions of galectin-3 by matrix metalloproteinases
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN 37208, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1379:97-106. 1998
  2. ncbi Regulation of cellular adhesion to extracellular matrix proteins by galectin-3
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 246:788-91. 1998
  3. ncbi Galectin-3 regulates the adhesive interaction between breast carcinoma cells and elastin
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    J Cell Biochem 75:505-14. 1999
  4. ncbi Rapid release of intracellular galectin-3 from breast carcinoma cells by fetuin
    W Q Zhu
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Cancer Res 61:1869-73. 2001
  5. ncbi Galectin-3 mediates the endocytosis of beta-1 integrins by breast carcinoma cells
    V Furtak
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, 1005 D. B. Todd Boulevard, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 289:845-50. 2001
  6. ncbi Galectin-3 is a novel substrate for human matrix metalloproteinases-2 and -9
    J Ochieng
    Metastasis Research Program, Michigan Cancer Foundation, Detroit 48201
    Biochemistry 33:14109-14. 1994

Collaborators

  • V Furtak
  • W Q Zhu
  • F Hatcher

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi Modulation of the biological functions of galectin-3 by matrix metalloproteinases
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN 37208, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1379:97-106. 1998
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  2. ncbi Regulation of cellular adhesion to extracellular matrix proteins by galectin-3
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 246:788-91. 1998
    ..Furthermore we demonstrated that galectin-3 associates with alpha 1 beta 1 integrin in a lactose dependent manner...
  3. ncbi Galectin-3 regulates the adhesive interaction between breast carcinoma cells and elastin
    J Ochieng
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    J Cell Biochem 75:505-14. 1999
    ..These studies suggest that galectin-3 is capable of regulating the interactions between cells and elastin...
  4. ncbi Rapid release of intracellular galectin-3 from breast carcinoma cells by fetuin
    W Q Zhu
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Cancer Res 61:1869-73. 2001
    ..The data suggest that fetuin is a natural modulator of galectin-3 secretion/release and that the secreted galectin-3 modulates the activity of cell surface receptors for extracellular matrix proteins...
  5. ncbi Galectin-3 mediates the endocytosis of beta-1 integrins by breast carcinoma cells
    V Furtak
    Department of Biochemistry, Meharry Medical College, 1005 D. B. Todd Boulevard, Nashville, Tennessee 37208, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 289:845-50. 2001
    ..The data suggest a novel mechanism by which galectin-3 and beta-1 integrins are internalized into breast carcinoma cells via a cavaleolae-like pathway of endocytosis...
  6. ncbi Galectin-3 is a novel substrate for human matrix metalloproteinases-2 and -9
    J Ochieng
    Metastasis Research Program, Michigan Cancer Foundation, Detroit 48201
    Biochemistry 33:14109-14. 1994
    ..These results suggest that galectin-3 may be a substrate for gelatinases and that its degradation may play a role in modulating the biological activities of galectin-3...