Alicia S Linford

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Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Crystal structure and putative substrate identification for the Entamoeba histolytica low molecular weight tyrosine phosphatase
    Alicia S Linford
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA Electronic address
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 193:33-44. 2014
  2. pmc Short hairpin RNA-mediated knockdown of protein expression in Entamoeba histolytica
    Alicia S Linford
    Department of Microbiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    BMC Microbiol 9:38. 2009
  3. pmc Phospholipid-binding protein EhC2A mediates calcium-dependent translocation of transcription factor URE3-BP to the plasma membrane of Entamoeba histolytica
    Heriberto Moreno
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, University of Virginia, P O Box 801340, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 9:695-704. 2010
  4. pmc Entamoeba histolytica phagocytosis of human erythrocytes involves PATMK, a member of the transmembrane kinase family
    Douglas R Boettner
    Department of Microbiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 4:e8. 2008

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Crystal structure and putative substrate identification for the Entamoeba histolytica low molecular weight tyrosine phosphatase
    Alicia S Linford
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA Electronic address
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 193:33-44. 2014
    ..This is the first biochemical study of a small tyrosine phosphatase in Entamoeba, and sets the stage for understanding its role in amebic biology and pathogenesis. ..
  2. pmc Short hairpin RNA-mediated knockdown of protein expression in Entamoeba histolytica
    Alicia S Linford
    Department of Microbiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    BMC Microbiol 9:38. 2009
    ..We chose to test the use of RNA interference to knock down gene expression in Entamoeba histolytica...
  3. pmc Phospholipid-binding protein EhC2A mediates calcium-dependent translocation of transcription factor URE3-BP to the plasma membrane of Entamoeba histolytica
    Heriberto Moreno
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, University of Virginia, P O Box 801340, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 9:695-704. 2010
    ..Based on these results, we propose a model for EhC2A-mediated regulation of the transcriptional activities of URE3-BP via Ca(2+)-dependent anchoring of the transcription factor to the amebic plasma membrane...
  4. pmc Entamoeba histolytica phagocytosis of human erythrocytes involves PATMK, a member of the transmembrane kinase family
    Douglas R Boettner
    Department of Microbiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 4:e8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, PATMK was identified as a member of the TMK family that participates in erythrophagocytosis and is uniquely required for intestinal infection...