T K Biswas

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Import of yeast mitochondrial transcription factor (Mtf1p) via a nonconventional pathway
    Tapan K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 277:45704-14. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Expression of the mitochondrial RNase P RNA subunit-encoding gene from a variant promoter sequence in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Gene 170:23-30. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Unusual usage of noncomplementary dinucleotide primers by the yeast mitochondrial RNA polymerase
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 340:250-6. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Usage of non-canonical promoter sequence by the yeast mitochondrial RNA polymerase
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Gene 212:305-14. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide sequences surrounding the nonanucleotide promoter motif influence the activity of yeast mitochondrial promoter
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Biochemistry 38:9693-703. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint The single amino acid changes in the yeast mitochondrial S4 ribosomal protein cause temperature-sensitive defect in the accumulation of mitochondrial 15S rRNA
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Biochemistry 38:13042-54. 1999
  7. pmc Requirement of different mitochondrial targeting sequences of the yeast mitochondrial transcription factor Mtf1p when synthesized in alternative translation systems
    Tapan K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Biochem J 383:383-91. 2004
  8. pmc The specific amino acid sequence between helices 7 and 8 influences the binding specificity of human apolipoprotein A-I for high density lipoprotein (HDL) subclasses: a potential for HDL preferential generation
    Ronald Carnemolla
    Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:15779-88. 2008

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Import of yeast mitochondrial transcription factor (Mtf1p) via a nonconventional pathway
    Tapan K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 277:45704-14. 2002
    ..This represents a novel mechanism for mitochondrial protein import...
  2. ncbi request reprint Expression of the mitochondrial RNase P RNA subunit-encoding gene from a variant promoter sequence in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Gene 170:23-30. 1996
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Unusual usage of noncomplementary dinucleotide primers by the yeast mitochondrial RNA polymerase
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 340:250-6. 1997
    ..Further analysis of mitochondrial promoter function by site-directed mutagenesis determined that the guanine nucleotide at position +2 is mainly responsible for this unusual function of the SP promoter...
  4. ncbi request reprint Usage of non-canonical promoter sequence by the yeast mitochondrial RNA polymerase
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Gene 212:305-14. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide sequences surrounding the nonanucleotide promoter motif influence the activity of yeast mitochondrial promoter
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Biochemistry 38:9693-703. 1999
    ..These results suggest that the transcriptional efficacy of the yeast mt promoter is influenced by sequence 3' to the promoter...
  6. ncbi request reprint The single amino acid changes in the yeast mitochondrial S4 ribosomal protein cause temperature-sensitive defect in the accumulation of mitochondrial 15S rRNA
    T K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Biochemistry 38:13042-54. 1999
    ..These mutations do not affect the mitochondrial import or accumulation of Mna6p. Rather the evidence points to an inability of mutant Mna6p to be assembled into the mitoribosomes of cells grown at 36 degrees C...
  7. pmc Requirement of different mitochondrial targeting sequences of the yeast mitochondrial transcription factor Mtf1p when synthesized in alternative translation systems
    Tapan K Biswas
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Biochem J 383:383-91. 2004
    ..This appears to be the first example of usage of different targeting sequences for the transport of a single mt protein into the mt matrix...
  8. pmc The specific amino acid sequence between helices 7 and 8 influences the binding specificity of human apolipoprotein A-I for high density lipoprotein (HDL) subclasses: a potential for HDL preferential generation
    Ronald Carnemolla
    Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:15779-88. 2008
    ..The expression of these mutants in mice may result in the preferential generation of HDL(2) or HDL(3) and allow us to examine experimentally the anti-atherogenicity of the HDL subclasses...