Rabi A Musah

Summary

Affiliation: University at Albany
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Inhibition of biofilm formation, quorum sensing and infection in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by natural products-inspired organosulfur compounds
    Nathaniel C Cady
    College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38492. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The HIV-1 nucleocapsid zinc finger protein as a target of antiretroviral therapy
    Rabi Ann Musah
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Curr Top Med Chem 4:1605-22. 2004
  3. pmc Discovery and characterization of a novel lachrymatory factor synthase in Petiveria alliacea and its influence on alliinase-mediated formation of biologically active organosulfur compounds
    Rabi A Musah
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Plant Physiol 151:1294-303. 2009
  4. pmc Studies of a novel cysteine sulfoxide lyase from Petiveria alliacea: the first heteromeric alliinase
    Rabi A Musah
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Plant Physiol 151:1304-16. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The lachrymatory principle of Petiveria alliacea
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 63:37-40. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibacterial and antifungal activity of sulfur-containing compounds from Petiveria alliacea L
    Seokwon Kim
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:188-92. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint S-Substituted cysteine derivatives and thiosulfinate formation in Petiveria alliacea-part II
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 61:675-80. 2002
  8. doi request reprint First insights into the mode of action of a "lachrymatory factor synthase"--implications for the mechanism of lachrymator formation in Petiveria alliacea, Allium cepa and Nectaroscordum species
    Quan He
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 72:1939-46. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Isolation of S-n-butylcysteine sulfoxide and six n-butyl-containing thiosulfinates from Allium siculum
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    J Nat Prod 65:960-4. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint gamma-Glutamyl dipeptides in Petiveria alliacea
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 66:2494-7. 2005

Collaborators

  • Roman Kubec
  • Nathaniel C Cady
  • Quan He
  • Seokwon Kim
  • Aaron P Mosier
  • David S Burz
  • Kurt A McKean
  • Jason Behnke
  • Stephen H Kasper
  • Abhijit P Jadhav

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Inhibition of biofilm formation, quorum sensing and infection in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by natural products-inspired organosulfur compounds
    Nathaniel C Cady
    College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38492. 2012
    ..The hypothesis that biofilm inhibition by the two active compounds discovered in this work occurs through QSI is discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint The HIV-1 nucleocapsid zinc finger protein as a target of antiretroviral therapy
    Rabi Ann Musah
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Curr Top Med Chem 4:1605-22. 2004
    ..The effects of small molecule induced abrogation of nucleocapsid protein mediated activities, as well as efforts to develop nucleocapsid protein inhibitors as antiretrovirals are also discussed...
  3. pmc Discovery and characterization of a novel lachrymatory factor synthase in Petiveria alliacea and its influence on alliinase-mediated formation of biologically active organosulfur compounds
    Rabi A Musah
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Plant Physiol 151:1294-303. 2009
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  4. pmc Studies of a novel cysteine sulfoxide lyase from Petiveria alliacea: the first heteromeric alliinase
    Rabi A Musah
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Plant Physiol 151:1304-16. 2009
    ..The alliinase reacts with these substrates to produce S-benzyl phenylmethanethiosulfinate and S-(2-hydroxyethyl) 2-hydroxyethanethiosulfinate, respectively...
  5. ncbi request reprint The lachrymatory principle of Petiveria alliacea
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 63:37-40. 2003
    ..Its formation and possible subsequent rearrangements are discussed. Its antibacterial and antifungal activities are also reported...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibacterial and antifungal activity of sulfur-containing compounds from Petiveria alliacea L
    Seokwon Kim
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:188-92. 2006
    ..The effect of plant sample preparation conditions on the antimicrobial activity of the extract is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint S-Substituted cysteine derivatives and thiosulfinate formation in Petiveria alliacea-part II
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 61:675-80. 2002
    ..The formation pathways of various benzyl/phenyl-containing compounds previously found in the plant were also discussed...
  8. doi request reprint First insights into the mode of action of a "lachrymatory factor synthase"--implications for the mechanism of lachrymator formation in Petiveria alliacea, Allium cepa and Nectaroscordum species
    Quan He
    Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 72:1939-46. 2011
    ..Based on the type of reaction it catalyzes, the onion LFS should be classified as an isomerase and would be called a "sulfenic acid isomerase", whereas the P. alliacea LFS would be termed a "sulfenic acid dehydrogenase"...
  9. ncbi request reprint Isolation of S-n-butylcysteine sulfoxide and six n-butyl-containing thiosulfinates from Allium siculum
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    J Nat Prod 65:960-4. 2002
    ..Structures were determined by a combination of spectral methods (primarily NMR and MS) and by comparison with authentic compounds obtained by synthesis. Antimicrobial activities of 4-7 and 9 are reported...
  10. ncbi request reprint gamma-Glutamyl dipeptides in Petiveria alliacea
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 66:2494-7. 2005
    ..Their structures and absolute configurations have been determined by NMR, MALDI-HRMS, IR and CD spectroscopy, and confirmed by comparison with authentic compounds obtained by synthesis...
  11. ncbi request reprint The amino acid precursors and odor formation in society garlic (Tulbaghia violacea Harv.)
    Roman Kubec
    Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Phytochemistry 60:21-5. 2002
    ..wt) in all parts of the plant. The enzymatic cleavage of the amino acid and subsequent odor formation are discussed. 2,4,5,7-Tetrathiaoctane-4-oxide, the primary breakdown product, has been detected and isolated for the first time...