SLC25A4

Summary

Gene Symbol: SLC25A4
Description: solute carrier family 25 (mitochondrial carrier; adenine nucleotide translocator), member 4
Alias: AAC1, ANT, ANT 1, ANT1, MTDPS12, PEO2, PEO3, ADP,ATP carrier protein 1, ADP,ATP carrier protein, heart/skeletal muscle, ADP/ATP translocase 1, adenine nucleotide translocator 1 (skeletal muscle), heart/skeletal muscle ATP/ADP translocator, solute carrier family 25 member 4
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A comparative analysis of morphological and ecological characters of European aphids and lycaenids in relation to ant attendance
    Bernhard Stadler
    Bayreuth Institute for Terrestrial Ecosystem Research, University of Bayreuth, 95440, Bayreuth, Germany
    Oecologia 135:422-30. 2003
  2. ncbi Correlation between expression of cyclooxygenase-2 and the presence of CD4+ infiltrating T-lymphocyte in human primary hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ya Wei Gao
    Department of Immunology, Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, Changsha, PR China
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:345-50. 2008
  3. ncbi Bax and adenine nucleotide translocator cooperate in the mitochondrial control of apoptosis
    I Marzo
    CNRS, UPR 420, 19 rue Guy Moquet, F 94801 Villejuif, France
    Science 281:2027-31. 1998
  4. pmc Control of mitochondrial membrane permeabilization by adenine nucleotide translocator interacting with HIV-1 viral protein rR and Bcl-2
    E Jacotot
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UMR 1599, Institut Gustave Roussy, F 94805 Villejuif, France
    J Exp Med 193:509-19. 2001
  5. pmc Vpr R77Q is associated with long-term nonprogressive HIV infection and impaired induction of apoptosis
    Julian J Lum
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Invest 111:1547-54. 2003
  6. ncbi Cyclophilin-D binds strongly to complexes of the voltage-dependent anion channel and the adenine nucleotide translocase to form the permeability transition pore
    M Crompton
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University College London, UK
    Eur J Biochem 258:729-35. 1998
  7. ncbi Increased levels of adenine nucleotide translocator 1 protein and response to oxidative stress are early events in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy muscle
    Dalila Laoudj-Chenivesse
    Centre de Recherche en Biochimie et Macromoléculaire, FRE 2593 CNRS, 1919 Route de Mende, 34293, Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    J Mol Med (Berl) 83:216-24. 2005
  8. pmc The HIV-1 viral protein R induces apoptosis via a direct effect on the mitochondrial permeability transition pore
    E Jacotot
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, F 94801 Villejuif, France
    J Exp Med 191:33-46. 2000
  9. ncbi [Mediators of the vascular endothelium as markers of myocardial ischemia and reperfusion]
    D Jambou
    Service de cardiologie, , Nice
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 86:57-62. 1993
  10. ncbi Genomic characterization of Tv-ant-1, a Caenorhabditis elegans tag-61 homologue from the parasitic nematode Trichostrongylus vitrinus
    Min Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Gene 397:12-25. 2007

Detail Information

Publications191 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi A comparative analysis of morphological and ecological characters of European aphids and lycaenids in relation to ant attendance
    Bernhard Stadler
    Bayreuth Institute for Terrestrial Ecosystem Research, University of Bayreuth, 95440, Bayreuth, Germany
    Oecologia 135:422-30. 2003
    ..ants and aphids/lycaenids and (2) contrast different taxonomic levels with respect to the variance explained by ant attendance...
  2. ncbi Correlation between expression of cyclooxygenase-2 and the presence of CD4+ infiltrating T-lymphocyte in human primary hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ya Wei Gao
    Department of Immunology, Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, Changsha, PR China
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:345-50. 2008
    ..the relationship among Cox-2, CD4+ TIL of tumor and CD4+ infiltrating T-lymphocytes of adjoining non-tumorous (ANT) tissues in tumor-microenvironment...
  3. ncbi Bax and adenine nucleotide translocator cooperate in the mitochondrial control of apoptosis
    I Marzo
    CNRS, UPR 420, 19 rue Guy Moquet, F 94801 Villejuif, France
    Science 281:2027-31. 1998
    ..permeabilize membranes in response to atractyloside, a proapoptotic ligand of the adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT). Bax and ANT coimmunoprecipitated and interacted in the yeast two-hybrid system...
  4. pmc Control of mitochondrial membrane permeabilization by adenine nucleotide translocator interacting with HIV-1 viral protein rR and Bcl-2
    E Jacotot
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UMR 1599, Institut Gustave Roussy, F 94805 Villejuif, France
    J Exp Med 193:509-19. 2001
    ..the voltage-dependent anion channel (VDAC) in the outer membrane (OM) and the adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT) in the inner membrane...
  5. pmc Vpr R77Q is associated with long-term nonprogressive HIV infection and impaired induction of apoptosis
    Julian J Lum
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Invest 111:1547-54. 2003
    ..These data highlight the pathophysiologic role of Vpr in HIV-induced immune disease and suggest a novel mechanism of LTNP...
  6. ncbi Cyclophilin-D binds strongly to complexes of the voltage-dependent anion channel and the adenine nucleotide translocase to form the permeability transition pore
    M Crompton
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University College London, UK
    Eur J Biochem 258:729-35. 1998
    ....
  7. ncbi Increased levels of adenine nucleotide translocator 1 protein and response to oxidative stress are early events in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy muscle
    Dalila Laoudj-Chenivesse
    Centre de Recherche en Biochimie et Macromoléculaire, FRE 2593 CNRS, 1919 Route de Mende, 34293, Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    J Mol Med (Berl) 83:216-24. 2005
    ..any of the 4q35 genes, among which is the heart and muscle-specific isoform of the adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT1)...
  8. pmc The HIV-1 viral protein R induces apoptosis via a direct effect on the mitochondrial permeability transition pore
    E Jacotot
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, F 94801 Villejuif, France
    J Exp Med 191:33-46. 2000
    ..membranes containing the purified PTPC or defined PTPC components such as the adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT) combined with Bax. Again, this effect is prevented by addition of recombinant Bcl-2...
  9. ncbi [Mediators of the vascular endothelium as markers of myocardial ischemia and reperfusion]
    D Jambou
    Service de cardiologie, , Nice
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 86:57-62. 1993
    ..relaxing factors" (EDRFs) nitrous oxide, prostacyclin, which are vasodilators and platelet antiaggregants ant the "endothelium-derived contracting factors" (EDCFs), endothelin, PGH2, oxygen-free radicals which are ..
  10. ncbi Genomic characterization of Tv-ant-1, a Caenorhabditis elegans tag-61 homologue from the parasitic nematode Trichostrongylus vitrinus
    Min Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Gene 397:12-25. 2007
    A full-length cDNA (Tv-ant-1) encoding an adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT or ADP/ATP translocase) (Tv-ANT-1) was isolated from Trichostrongylus vitrinus (order Strongylida), an economically important parasitic nematode of small ..
  11. ncbi The adenine nucleotide translocase type 1 (ANT1): a new factor in mitochondrial disease
    J Daniel Sharer
    Department of Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    IUBMB Life 57:607-14. 2005
    ..are associated with dysfunction of the heart and muscle-specific isoform of the adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT1), a nDNA gene product that facilitates transport of ATP and ADP across the inner mitochondrial membrane...
  12. ncbi [Characteristics of adenine nucleotide translocator in mitochondria of rat cerebral cortex during hypobaric hypoxia exposure.]
    Li Fen Chen
    Department of Pathophysiology, College of High Altitude Military Medicine, The Third Military Medical University, Chongqing 400038, China
    Sheng Li Xue Bao 58:29-33. 2006
    ..the present study was to explore the effects of hypoxic exposure on mitochondrial adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT) activity and its characteristics...
  13. doi Isolation, nucleotide identification and tissue expression of three novel ovine genes-SLC25A4, SLC25A5 and SLC25A6
    Liangyu Yang
    Faculty of Animal Science and Technology, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming 650201, China
    Mol Biol Rep 37:2743-8. 2010
    The complete coding sequences of three of sheep genes SLC25A4, SLC25A5 and SLC25A6 were firstly amplified using the reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) according to the conserved sequence information of the cattle or ..
  14. pmc Dominant membrane uncoupling by mutant adenine nucleotide translocase in mitochondrial diseases
    Xiaowen Wang
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, NY 13210, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 17:4036-44. 2008
    ..Ant also possesses a discrete membrane uncoupling activity. Specific mis-sense mutations in the human Ant1 cause autosomal dominant Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia (adPEO), mitochondrial myopathy and cardiomyopathy, ..
  15. doi Fatal anaphylaxis to indoor native fire ant stings in an infant
    Daniel R More
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Luke AFB, Arizona 85309, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 29:62-3. 2008
    ..The following is a report of fatal anaphylaxis to a native fire ant sting in an infant that occurred indoors at a daycare facility. A 3-month-old female was left unattended on a bed...
  16. ncbi [Effects of gonadotropin releasing hormone analogues on chemotherapy-induced ovarian function damage in rats]
    Ping Peng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510120, China
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 42:546-50. 2007
    To investigate the effects of gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (GnRH-a) and antagonist (GnRH-ant) on cyclophosphamide (CTX)-induced ovarian damage in rats.
  17. pmc TGF-beta1 induction of the adenine nucleotide translocator 1 in astrocytes occurs through Smads and Sp1 transcription factors
    Alick K T Law
    Department of Physiology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    BMC Neurosci 5:1. 2004
    The adenine nucleotide translocator 1 (Ant1) is an inner mitochondrial membrane protein involved with energy mobilization during oxidative phosphorylation...
  18. ncbi Look before leaping: foraging selectivity of capuchin monkeys on acacia trees in Costa Rica
    Hilary Young
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary, T2N IN4 Calgary, AB, Canada
    Oecologia 155:85-92. 2008
    ..Depending on the size and species of ant colony, individual acacia trees may be differentially protected...
  19. ncbi [Ant venoms: a rare cause of allergic reactions in Switzerland]
    J D Seebach
    Departement fur Innere Medizin, Medizinische Klinik A, Universitatsspital, Ramistrasse 100, C HOER 31 CH 8091 Zürich
    Schweiz Med Wochenschr 130:1805-13. 2000
    ..several patients with sensitisation or allergy to the venom of imported fire ants (Solenopsis), a species of ant found in the Americas...
  20. ncbi Effects of oil pollution at Kuwait's greater Al-Burgan oil field on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon concentrations in the tissues of the desert lizard Acanthodactylus scutellatus and their ant prey
    Mona A Al-Hashem
    Department of Biological Sciences, Kuwait University, Safat, State of Kuwait
    Ecotoxicology 16:551-5. 2007
    ..Ants from the same sites were also collected and treated in a similar manner. Lizard and ant whole body tissues were subjected to gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) to determine concentrations of ..
  21. doi MITOCHIP assessment of differential gene expression in the skeletal muscle of Ant1 knockout mice: coordinate regulation of OXPHOS, antioxidant, and apoptotic genes
    Vaidya Subramaniam
    Center of Molecular and Mitochondrial Medicine and Genetics MAMMAG and Department of Biological Chemistry, University of California Irvine, 2010 Hewitt Hall, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1777:666-75. 2008
    Genetic inactivation of the nuclear-encoded mitochondrial heart-muscle adenine nucleotide translocator-1 (ANT1), which exports mitochondrial ATP to the cytosol in both humans (ANT1-/-) and mice (Ant1-/-), results in lactic acidosis and ..
  22. pmc Adenine nucleotide translocator 1 deficiency increases resistance of mouse brain and neurons to excitotoxic insults
    Jaewon Lee
    Center for Molecular and Mitochondrial Medicine and Genetics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 3940, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1787:364-70. 2009
    ..The mouse has three Ant isoforms: Ant1 expressed in heart, muscle, and brain; Ant2 expressed in all tissues but muscle; and Ant4 expressed primarily in ..
  23. doi Effects of urban development on ant communities: implications for ecosystem services and management
    Monte P Sanford
    Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology 316, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Conserv Biol 23:131-41. 2009
    ..We studied responses of ant communities to urbanization in the Lake Tahoe basin by sampling sites along a gradient of urban land development...
  24. ncbi Leptin and thyroxine during sexual development in male monkeys: effect of neonatal gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist treatment and delayed puberty on the developmental pattern of leptin and thyroxine secretion
    D R Mann
    Department of Physiology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30310, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 146:891-8. 2002
    Neonatal treatment of male monkeys with a gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist (Ant) increased the incidence of delayed puberty...
  25. ncbi [Exploration of left ventricular relaxation using gamma-angiography in 70 hypertensive subjects. Practical consequences and implications]
    J P Ollivier
    , Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 82:1109-14. 1989
    This study was performed to evaluate the incidence ant the practical consequences of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in hypertensive...
  26. ncbi The origin of the attine ant-fungus mutualism
    U G Mueller
    Section of Integrative Biology, Patterson Laboratories, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Q Rev Biol 76:169-97. 2001
    ..1894), in rotting wood (Forel 1902), as mycorrhizae (Garling 1979), on arthropod corpses (von Ihering 1894) or ant faeces in nest middens (Wheeler 1907)...
  27. pmc Presence of a group II intron in a multiresistant Serratia marcescens strain that harbors three integrons and a novel gene fusion
    Daniela Centron
    Departement de Biochimie et de Microbiologie, Faculte des sciences et de genie, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:1402-9. 2002
    ..By PCR, hybridization, and sequencing analyses, we found that integron 1 has the dfrA1 and ant(3")-Ia cassettes...
  28. pmc Adenine nucleotide (ADP/ATP) translocase 3 participates in the tumor necrosis factor induced apoptosis of MCF-7 cells
    Ziqiang Yang
    National Laboratory of Protein Engineering and Plant Genetic Engineering, College of Life Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Mol Biol Cell 18:4681-9. 2007
    Mitochondrial adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) is believed to be a component or a regulatory component of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore (mtPTP), which controls mitochondrial permeability transition during apoptosis...
  29. ncbi Effects of large mammalian herbivores and ant symbionts on condensed tannins of Acacia drepanolobium in Kenya
    David Ward
    Mitrani Department for Desert Ecology and Ramon Science Centre, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Sede Boqer, Israel
    J Chem Ecol 28:921-37. 2002
    ..total exclusion, antelope only, and megaherbivore (elephants and giraffes) + antelope] and with four different ant symbiont species on the trees...
  30. ncbi Ant behaviour and seed morphology: a missing link of myrmecochory
    Crisanto Gómez
    Departament de Ciències Ambientals, Universitat de Girona, 17071 Girona, Spain
    Oecologia 146:244-6. 2005
    ..When seeds mature or fall onto the ground, these ant species transport them to their nest...
  31. ncbi Diminished cardioprotective response to inhibition of angiotensin-converting enzyme and angiotensin II type 1 receptor in B(2) kinin receptor gene knockout mice
    X P Yang
    Hypertension and Vascular Research Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Circ Res 88:1072-9. 2001
    ..effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEi) or angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonists (AT(1)-ant), whereas lack of B(2) receptors may diminish this cardioprotective effect...
  32. doi Compatibility of imported fire ant whole body extract with cat, ragweed, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, and timothy grass allergens
    Tonya S Rans
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas 78236, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:57-61. 2009
    Recommendations regarding the administration of imported fire ant whole body extract (IFA WBE) combined with aeroallergens or environmental allergens in a single immunotherapy injection are lacking.
  33. ncbi Aggressive interactions between Solenopsis invicta and Linepithema humile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) under laboratory conditions
    J N Kabashima
    University of California Cooperative Extension Orange County, 1045 Arlington Dr, Gate 4, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, USA
    J Econ Entomol 100:148-54. 2007
    The Argentine ant, Linepithema humile (Mayr), and the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta Buren, are natural agonists in their country of origin. Since the first report of L...
  34. ncbi Hormone responses to sedative drugs and cold exposure in two rat lines with high and low alcohol sensitivity
    E R Korpi
    Research Laboratories, Alko Ltd, Helsinki, Finland
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 41:795-9. 1992
    ..The alcohol-sensitive ANT rats had significantly lower plasma corticosterone concentrations than the alcohol-insensitive AT rats 30 min after ..
  35. ncbi The adenine nucleotide translocase: a central component of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore and key player in cell death
    Andrew P Halestrap
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TD, UK
    Curr Med Chem 10:1507-25. 2003
    In addition to its normal function, the adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) forms the inner membrane channel of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore (MPTP)...
  36. ncbi Eliminating the Ant1 isoform produces a mouse with CPEO pathology but normal ocular motility
    Hang Yin
    Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia 30033, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4555-62. 2005
    The adenine nucleotide transporter 1 gene (ANT1) encodes an inner mitochondrial membrane protein that transports ATP into the cell. Mutations within ANT1 produce a syndrome of chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia (CPEO) in humans...
  37. doi Biodiversity loss in Latin American coffee landscapes: review of the evidence on ants, birds, and trees
    Stacy M Philpott
    Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Washington, DC 20013, USA
    Conserv Biol 22:1093-1105. 2008
    ..We quantitatively reviewed data from ant, bird, and tree biodiversity studies in coffee agroecosystems to address the following questions: Does species ..
  38. doi The interaction between Cistaceae and a highly specific seed-harvester ant in a Mediterranean scrubland
    F Bastida
    Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales, Universidad de Huelva, Huelva, Spain
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 11:46-56. 2009
    We studied the interaction between the ant Goniomma kugleri and Cistaceae in a Cistus ladanifer-dominated scrubland, in southwestern Spain...
  39. doi Impact of adenosine nucleotide translocase (ANT) proline isomerization on Ca2+-induced cysteine relative mobility/mitochondrial permeability transition pore
    Cezar R Pestana
    Departamento de Fisica e Quimica, Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    J Bioenerg Biomembr 42:329-35. 2010
    Mitochondrial membrane carriers containing proline and cysteine, such as adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT), are potential targets of cyclophilin D (CyP-D) and potential Ca(2+)-induced permeability transition pore (PTP) components or ..
  40. pmc Carboxyatractyloside effects on brown-fat mitochondria imply that the adenine nucleotide translocator isoforms ANT1 and ANT2 may be responsible for basal and fatty-acid-induced uncoupling respectively
    Irina G Shabalina
    The Wenner Gren Institute, The Arrhenius Laboratories F3, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Biochem J 399:405-14. 2006
    ..However, in liver, only Ant2 mRNA was found, whereas in brown adipose tissue, Ant1 and Ant2 mRNA levels were equal...
  41. doi The role of extrafloral nectar amino acids for the preferences of facultative and obligate ant mutualists
    Marcia González-Teuber
    Department of General Botany Plant Ecology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Chem Ecol 35:459-68. 2009
    ..Among Mesoamerican Acacia species, obligate myrmecophytes produce EFN constitutively to nourish symbiotic ant mutualists, while non-myrmecophytes induce EFN secretion in response to herbivore damage to attract non-symbiotic ..
  42. pmc Wolbachia transmission dynamics in Formica wood ants
    Lumi Viljakainen
    Department of Biology, PO Box 3000, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    BMC Evol Biol 8:55. 2008
    ..compared the sequence diversity of wsp (Wolbachia surface protein gene) and the host mtDNA in a group of Formica ant species that have diverged approximately 0.5 million years ago (MYA)...
  43. doi Changes in monoterpene emission rates of Quercus ilex infested by aphids tended by native or invasive Lasius ant species
    Carolina I Paris
    Department of Animal Biology, Plant Biology and Ecology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Edifici C, Campus de Bellaterra UAB, Cerdanyola del Vallès Bellaterra, 08193, Barcelona, Spain
    J Chem Ecol 36:689-98. 2010
    ..The effect of Lachnus roboris aphids and two different tending ant species on terpene emission rates of 4-year-old holm oak (Quercus ilex) saplings was investigated during a field ..
  44. ncbi Catching ants with honey: an experimental test of distraction and satiation as alternative modes of escape from flower-damaging ants
    Candace Galen
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, 105 Tucker Hall, Columbia, MO 65211 7400, USA
    Oecologia 144:80-7. 2005
    ..hypothesis, extrafloral nectaries (EFN) evolved under selection to entice ants away from floral nectaries, reducing ant-mediated damage to flowers and/or interference with pollinators...
  45. doi Stability of Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) Ant venom for use in immunotherapy
    Michael D Wiese
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 54:303-10. 2011
    Allergy to Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper Ant) venom is common in Australia, affecting ∼2.7% of some communities...
  46. ncbi Ectopic expression of the human adenine nucleotide translocase, isoform 3 (ANT-3). Characterization of ligand binding properties
    A K Carroll
    MitoKor, Inc, San Diego, CA 92121, USA
    Mitochondrion 5:1-13. 2005
    The adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) is a key component in maintaining cellular energy homeostasis, and has also been implicated in formation of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore...
  47. ncbi The effect of anthracene and phenanthrene on the growth, photosynthesis, and SOD activity of the green alga Scenedesmus armatus depends on the PAR irradiance and CO2 level
    A Aksmann
    Department of Plant Physiology, University of Gdansk, al MarszaŁka PiŁsudskiego 46, 81 378 Gdynia, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 47:177-84. 2004
    Short-term (24-h) experiments were performed to examine the effect of phenanthrene (PHE) and anthracene (ANT) on algae grown in a batch culture system at irradiances of 12, 33, 48, and 64 W m(-2) of the PAR range...
  48. doi Ca(2+) binding to c-state of adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT)-surrounding cardiolipins enhances (ANT)-Cys(56) relative mobility: a computational-based mitochondrial permeability transition study
    Cezar R Pestana
    Departamento de Fisica e Quimica, Toxicologicas e Bromatologicas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 14040 903 Ribeirão Preto SP, Brazil
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1787:176-82. 2009
    The oxidation of critical cysteines/related thiols of adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) is believed to be an important event of the Ca(2+)-induced mitochondrial permeability transition (MPT), a process mediated by a cyclosporine A/ADP-..
  49. pmc Symbiont interactions in a tripartite mutualism: exploring the presence and impact of antagonism between two fungus-growing ant mutualists
    Michael Poulsen
    Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8748. 2010
    ..Within both ant-fungus and ant-bacterium mutualisms, mixing of genetically distinct strains can lead to antagonistic interactions (..
  50. ncbi Use of antibiotics and roxarsone in broiler chickens in the USA: analysis for the years 1995 to 2000
    H D Chapman
    Department of Poultry Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    Poult Sci 81:356-64. 2002
    In 1995, an antibiotic (ANT) was used in starter, grower, and withdrawal (WD) feeds by 94.3, 98.2, and 75.1% of broiler production units, but by 2000, ANT use had declined to 64.8, 66.9, and 48.1% respectively...
  51. ncbi Inhibition of ovulation in the rat by a leukotriene B(4) receptor antagonist
    M Matousek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Mol Hum Reprod 7:35-42. 2001
    ..B(4) in the ovulatory process of the rat was investigated by the use of a LTB(4)-receptor antagonist (ZK158252 = L-ANT) administered either intrabursally in vivo or to the in-vitro perfused ovary...
  52. doi NMR-based analysis of aminoglycoside recognition by the resistance enzyme ANT(4'): the pattern of OH/NH3(+) substitution determines the preferred antibiotic binding mode and is critical for drug inactivation
    Julia Revuelta
    Instituto de Química Orgánica general CSIC, Madrid 28006, Spain
    J Am Chem Soc 130:5086-103. 2008
    ..Herein, we analyze several key aspects of the aminoglycoside recognition by the resistance enzyme ANT(4') from Staphylococcus aureus, employing NMR complemented with site-directed mutagenesis experiments and ..
  53. ncbi Cloning of two pectate lyase genes from the marine Antarctic bacterium Pseudoalteromonas haloplanktis strain ANT/505 and characterization of the enzymes
    L V Truong
    Institute of Biotechnology, National Center of Natural Science and Technology, Tu Liem, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Extremophiles 5:35-44. 2001
    A marine Antarctic psychrotolerant bacterium (strain ANT/505), isolated from sea ice-covered surface water from the Southern Ocean, showed pectinolytic activity on citrus pectin agar...
  54. ncbi Thermal ecology of the neotropical army ant Eciton burchellii
    Joe E Meisel
    Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:913-22. 2006
    I explored the thermal ecology of Eciton burchellii, a New World army ant, in primary forest and forest fragments in the Atlantic lowlands of Costa Rica in 2002 and 2003...
  55. ncbi Accelerated mitochondrial adenosine diphosphate/adenosine triphosphate transport improves hypertension-induced heart disease
    Thomas Walther
    Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 115:333-44. 2007
    ..An adequate exchange of ATP and ADP over the inner mitochondrial membrane by the adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) is thereby essential to guarantee the cellular energy supply.
  56. pmc Ant mimicry by an aphid parasitoid, Lysiphlebus fabarum
    Arash Rasekh
    Department of Plant Protection, College of Agriculture, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran
    J Insect Sci 10:126. 2010
    ..Aphis fabae Scopoli (Hemiptera: Aphididae), that possesses various highly evolved adaptations for foraging within ant-tended aphid colonies...
  57. doi Plant genotype shapes ant-aphid interactions: implications for community structure and indirect plant defense
    Kailen A Mooney
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Am Nat 171:E195-205. 2008
    ..Populations of the ant-tended aphid Aphis asclepiadis and the untended aphid Myzocallis asclepiadis varied eight- to 18-fold among ..
  58. ncbi Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) ant venom: identification of allergens and revised nomenclature
    M D Wiese
    Department of Pharmacy, Royal Hobart Hospital, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
    Allergy 62:437-43. 2007
    The 'Jack Jumper Ant' (JJA; Myrmecia pilosula species complex) is the major cause of ant sting anaphylaxis in Australia...
  59. doi Trade-offs underlying polyphagy in a facultative ant-tended florivorous butterfly: the role of host plant quality and enemy-free space
    Daniela Rodrigues
    Departamento de Biologia Animal, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Oecologia 163:719-28. 2010
    ..Plant traits such as presence of ant-treehopper associations as a source of enemy-free space, flower bud dimensions, toughness, thickness, trichomes, ..
  60. ncbi [Restless legs syndrome and periodic leg movements during sleep in patients with sleep apnea--a therapeutic problem?]
    P Dorow
    Medizinische Klinik I, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin
    Pneumologie 51:716-20. 1997
    ..Simultaneous videorecordings and EMG of mm. tibialis ant. ensure diagnosis. Therapeutic regime may be difficult due to failure or side effects, however...
  61. pmc The evolution of genome size in ants
    Neil D Tsutsui
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 8:64. 2008
    ..is a useful and necessary prerequisite for the development of many genomic resources, yet it has been reported for only one ant species (Solenopsis invicta), and the two published estimates for this species differ by 146.7 Mb (0.15 pg).
  62. ncbi The congenital "ant-egg" cataract phenotype is caused by a missense mutation in connexin46
    Lars Hansen
    The Wilhelm Johannsen Centre for Functional Genome Research, Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Genetics, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mol Vis 12:1033-9. 2006
    b>Ant-egg" cataract is a rare, distinct variety of congenital/infantile cataract that was reported in a large Danish family in 1967...
  63. ncbi Preference of food particle size among several urban ant species
    Linda M Hooper-Bùi
    Department of Entomology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    J Econ Entomol 95:1222-8. 2002
    Appropriate particle size may be a critical characteristic for effective granular ant baits. We examined the particle size preference of six species of pest ants to an anchovy-based bait...
  64. ncbi Fire ant-detecting canines: a complementary method in detecting red imported fire ants
    Hui Min Lin
    Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 128 Sec 2, Academia Rd, Nankang, 11592, Taiwan
    J Econ Entomol 104:225-31. 2011
    ..The methodology could assist in reducing the frequency and scope of chemical treatments for red imported fire ant management and thus reduce labor costs and chemical use as well as improve control and quarantine efficiency...
  65. doi Enhancement of fibrinolytic activity in vascular endothelial cells by heterologous expression of adenine nucleotide translocase-1
    Chikako Ishida
    Department of Physiology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Ohno Higashi, Osakasayama, Osaka, Japan
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:272-8. 2010
    ..Its amino acid sequence has matched that of human adenine nucleotide translocase-1 (ANT1)...
  66. ncbi [Analysis on 168 rRNA methylase genes and aminoglycoside modifying enzymes genes in Enterobacter cloacae in China]
    Zhi Mi Huang
    Microbiology Laboratory, 98th Hospital of People s Liberation Army, Huzhou 313000, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 29:369-73. 2008
    ..To investigate the 16S rRNA methylase genes and Aminoglycoside modifying enzymes (AMEs) genes in Enterobacter cloacae isolated from the People's Liberation Army 98th Hospital, Huzhou district, Zhejiang province, China...
  67. pmc Preparation and biological evaluation of 64Cu-CB-TE2A-sst2-ANT, a somatostatin antagonist for PET imaging of somatostatin receptor-positive tumors
    Thaddeus J Wadas
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Nucl Med 49:1819-27. 2008
    Recently, the somatostatin receptor subtype 2 (SSTR2) selective antagonist sst2-ANT was determined to have a high affinity for SSTR2...
  68. ncbi Habitat complexity facilitates coexistence in a tropical ant community
    M Sarty
    School of Biological Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, P O Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand
    Oecologia 149:465-73. 2006
    The role of habitat complexity in the coexistence of ant species is poorly understood. Here, we examine the influence of habitat complexity on coexistence patterns in ant communities of the remote Pacific atoll of Tokelau...
  69. pmc Evolutionary history of Wolbachia infections in the fire ant Solenopsis invicta
    Michael E Ahrens
    Department of Entomology, 643 Russell Labs, 1630 Linden Drive, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706 USA
    BMC Evol Biol 5:35. 2005
    ..Wolbachia genome infecting 138 individuals from eleven geographically distributed native populations of the fire ant Solenopsis invicta...
  70. ncbi Effects of habitat fragmentation and degradation on flocks of African ant-following birds
    Marcell K Peters
    Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum A Koenig, Adenauerallee 160, D 53113 Bonn, Germany
    Ecol Appl 18:847-58. 2008
    ..neglected) ecological phenomena in African rain forests is the interaction between swarm-raiding army ants and ant-following birds...
  71. ncbi Imported fire ant stings: clinical manifestations and treatment
    P R Cohen
    Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Medical School, Houston 77030
    Pediatr Dermatol 9:44-8. 1992
    ..child developed a characteristic localized cutaneous reaction at the sites of numerous stings after disturbing an ant mound. He experienced no secondary complications, and his pustular lesions resolved with conservative treatment.
  72. ncbi [Calcified aortic stenosis in patients over 80 years of age. Results of surgical treatment. Observations in 67 consecutive cases]
    Y Logeais
    Clinique chirurgicale cardiovasculaire et thoracique, , Rennes
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 83:1397-9. 1990
    ..1988 for calcific aortic stenosis in 67 consecutive patients over 80 years of age; the operative risk is assessed ant the results are compared with those of balloon valvuloplasty...
  73. ncbi Speed of efficacy and delayed toxicity characteristics of fast-acting fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) baits
    David H Oi
    USDA ARS, Center for Medical, Agricultural, and Veterinary Entomology, 1600 SW 23rd Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:1739-48. 2006
    Efficacy and speed of action of fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) baits that claim fast control of colonies were compared with a standard bait...
  74. ncbi [Behavioral mechanisms of spatial competition between red wood ants (Formica aquilonia) and ground beetles (Carabidae)]
    E A Dorosheva
    Zh Obshch Biol 67:344-60. 2006
    ..In laboratory, we tested carabids ability to avoid a clash in a Y-shaped labyrinth containing an active tethered ant in one section...
  75. ncbi Detection of a novel aph(2") allele (aph[2"]-Ie) conferring high-level gentamicin resistance and a spectinomycin resistance gene ant(9)-Ia (aad 9) in clinical isolates of enterococci
    Mohammed Mahbub Alam
    Department of Hygiene, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    Microb Drug Resist 11:239-47. 2005
    ..of 12 AME genes in 534 recent clinical strains isolated from a Japanese hospital, two uncommon AME genes, ant(9)-Ia and a novel aph(2") allele, aph(2")-Ie, were detected...
  76. ncbi Effects of Zn(II) binding and apoprotein structural stability on the conformation change of designed antennafinger proteins
    Yuichiro Hori
    Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University, Uji, Kyoto 611 0011, Japan
    Biochemistry 43:3068-74. 2004
    ..the relationships between ligand binding and conformational stability using a previously designed protein, Ant-F, which undergoes a conformation change upon Zn(II) binding...
  77. ncbi Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist antide inhibits apoptosis of preovulatory follicle cells in rat ovary
    Fernanda Parborell
    Instituto de Biologia y Medicina Experimental IByME CONICET, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Biol Reprod 72:659-66. 2005
    Analogs of GnRH, including agonists (GnRH-a) and antagonists (GnRH-ant), have been widely used to inhibit gonadotropin pituitary release...
  78. ncbi Effect of ACE inhibitors and angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonists on endothelial NO synthase knockout mice with heart failure
    Yun He Liu
    Hypertension and Vascular Research Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202 2689, USA
    Hypertension 39:375-81. 2002
    The beneficial effects of ACE inhibitors (ACEi) or angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonists (AT(1)-ant) are reportedly mediated by NO in heart failure (HF)...
  79. ncbi Molecular requirements for targeting the polyamine transport system. Synthesis and biological evaluation of polyamine-anthracene conjugates
    Chaojie Wang
    Groupe de Recherche en Therapeutique AntiCancereuse, Faculte de Medecine, 2, avenue du professeur Leon Bernard, 35043 Rennes, France
    J Med Chem 46:2672-82. 2003
    A series of nine N(1)-(9-anthracenylmethyl)tetraamines (e.g., Ant-4,4,4-tetraamine) were synthesized and evaluated for cytotoxicity in L1210, alpha-difluoromethylornithine (DFMO)-treated L1210, Chinese hamster ovary (CHO), and CHO-MG ..
  80. ncbi Field evaluations of the efficacy of Distance Plus on invasive ant species in northern Australia
    Garry A Webb
    Sumitomo Chemical Australia, Epping, NSW 2113, Australia
    J Econ Entomol 106:1545-52. 2013
    The efficacy of Distance Plus Ant Bait, containing the insect growth regulator pyriproxyfen, was tested in the field against two invasive ant species in northern Australia: African big-headed ant (Pheidole megacephala (F...
  81. ncbi Epitope mapping of mitochondrial adenine nucleotide translocase-1 in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Carlos Manchado
    Departament de Bioquimica i Biologia Molecular, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 34:571-82. 2002
    ..ANT in IDCM by immunoblot with recombinant GST-ANT fusion proteins and with cellulose-bound decapeptides of human ANT1. Forty-five patients with IDCM, 17 patients with ischemic left ventricle dysfunction (LVD) and 20 controls were ..
  82. doi Can temperate insects take the heat? A case study of the physiological and behavioural responses in a common ant, Iridomyrmex purpureus (Formicidae), with potential climate change
    Nigel R Andrew
    Centre for Behavioural and Physiological Ecology, Zoology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
    J Insect Physiol 59:870-80. 2013
    ..Here, we test how a population of the dominant ant species, Iridomyrmex purpureus, from temperate Australia responds to thermal stress...
  83. doi Repeated measurement of the attention components of patients with multiple sclerosis using the Attention Network Test-Interaction (ANT-I): stability, isolability, robustness, and reliability
    Yoko Ishigami
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Science Center, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
    J Neurosci Methods 216:1-9. 2013
    The Attention Network Test (ANT) assesses the networks of attention (alerting, orienting, and executive control)...
  84. doi An ant's-eye view of an ant-plant protection mutualism
    M C Lanan
    Arizona Research Laboratories, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Oecologia 172:779-90. 2013
    b>Ant protection of extrafloral nectar (EFN)-secreting plants is a common form of mutualism found in most habitats around the world...
  85. doi Imported fire ants near the edge of their range: disturbance and moisture determine prevalence and impact of an invasive social insect
    Edward G LeBrun
    Brackenridge Field Laboratory, Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin, 2907 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703, USA
    J Anim Ecol 81:884-95. 2012
    ..2. Dramatic losses in ant diversity followed the invasion of central Texas by red imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta)...
  86. doi Microorganisms transported by ants induce changes in floral nectar composition of an ant-pollinated plant
    Clara De Vega
    Estacion Biologica de Donana, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Avenida de Américo Vespucio s n 41092 Sevilla, Spain
    Am J Bot 100:792-800. 2013
    ..But this novel role for ants has never been tested. We here investigate the effects of nectarivorous ants and their associated yeasts on the floral nectar sugar composition of an ant-pollinated plant.
  87. pmc A novel type of nutritional ant-plant interaction: ant partners of carnivorous pitcher plants prevent nutrient export by dipteran pitcher infauna
    Mathias Scharmann
    Department of Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology, Biocenter, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e63556. 2013
    ..The ant Camponotus schmitzi is an obligate inhabitant of the carnivorous pitcher plant Nepenthes bicalcarata in Borneo...
  88. doi Evolution of extrafloral nectaries: adaptive process and selective regime changes from forest to savanna
    Anselmo Nogueira
    Departamento de Botanica, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Evol Biol 25:2325-40. 2012
    Much effort has been devoted to understanding the function of extrafloral nectaries (EFNs) for ant-plant-herbivore interactions...
  89. ncbi Structure-function relationship of Vpr: biological implications
    Nelly Morellet
    INSERM, U640, Paris, France
    Curr HIV Res 7:184-210. 2009
    ..The aim of this review is to run through these mutations using the available information on sequences and discuss their effect on the functions of Vpr from the point of view of its structure...
  90. doi Change in biomass of symbiotic ants throughout the ontogeny of a myrmecophyte, Macaranga beccariana (Euphorbiaceae)
    Chihiro Handa
    Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Yoshida nihonmatsu, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    J Plant Res 126:73-9. 2013
    Macaranga myrmecophytes (ant-plants) provide their partner symbiotic ants (plant-ants) with food bodies as their main food, and they are protected by the plant-ants from herbivores...
  91. doi Composition of extrafloral nectar influences interactions between the myrmecophyte Humboldtia brunonis and its ant associates
    Megha Shenoy
    Center for Industrial Ecology, School of Forestry and Environment, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Chem Ecol 38:88-99. 2012
    b>Ant-plant interactions often are mediated by extrafloral nectar (EFN) composition that may influence plant visitation by ants...
  92. pmc Nicotine stimulates secretion of corticosterone via both CRH and AVP receptors
    Kabirullah Lutfy
    Division of Endocrinology, Molecular Medicine and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Sciences David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurochem 120:1108-16. 2012
    ..We used the CRH-R1-specific antagonist, antalarmin (ANT), the CRH-R1 and CRH-R2 peptide antagonist, astressin (AST), and the CRH-R2-specific peptide antagonist, ..
  93. doi Sublethal effects of invasive fire ant venom on a native lizard
    Katherine E Boronow
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 313:17-23. 2010
    ..In this study we aim to characterize the sublethal effects of invasive fire ant venom on a native vertebrate, the eastern fence lizard (Sceloporus undulatus), and to determine whether lizard ..
  94. ncbi Cation modulation of GABA(A) receptors in brain sections of AT and ANT rats
    M Uusi-Oukari
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Turku, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Alcohol 25:69-75. 2001
    ..whether putative Mg(2+)-binding sites differ between two rat lines, alcohol-insensitive (AT) and alcohol-sensitive (ANT) rats, selectively outbred for differential sensitivity to the motor-impairing effect of ethanol, we compared the ..
  95. pmc Antineoplastic therapy use in patients with advanced cancer admitted to an acute palliative care unit at a comprehensive cancer center: a simultaneous care model
    David Hui
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:2036-43. 2010
    ..The role of antineoplastic therapy (ANT) in these patients remains controversial...
  96. doi Correlations between spatiotemporal changes in gene expression and apoptosis underlie wing polyphenism in the ant Pheidole morrisi
    Seba Jamal Shbailat
    Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Evol Dev 12:580-91. 2010
    ..The gene network underlying wing polyphenism, however, is conserved in the winged castes of different ant species, but is interrupted at different points in the network in the wingless castes of these species...
  97. pmc Spatial distribution of dominant arboreal ants in a malagasy coastal rainforest: gaps and presence of an invasive species
    Alain Dejean
    Ecologie des Forêts de Guyane, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Mixte de Recherche 8172, Campus agronomique, BP 709, Kourou, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e9319. 2010
    ..three belt transects located at increasing distances from the coast to determine whether a non-random arboreal ant assemblage, such as an ant mosaic, exists in the rainforest on the Masoala Peninsula, Madagascar...
  98. pmc Food-plant niche selection rather than the presence of ant nests explains oviposition patterns in the myrmecophilous butterfly genus Maculinea
    J A Thomas
    NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Dorset, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 268:471-7. 2001
    It has been suggested that the socially parasitic butterfly Maculinea alcon detects ant odours before ovipositing on initial larval food plants near colonies of its obligate ant host Myrmica ruginodis...
  99. doi Do extrafloral nectar resources, species abundances, and body sizes contribute to the structure of ant-plant mutualistic networks?
    Scott A Chamberlain
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Oecologia 164:741-50. 2010
    ..In this study, we examined the contributions of plant and ant abundance, plant and ant size, and plant EF nectar resources to the network structures of nestedness and ..
  100. ncbi Spatial scale and density dependence in a host parasitoid system: an arboreal ant, Azteca instabilis, and its Pseudacteon phorid parasitoid
    Stacy M Philpott
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, 2801 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Environ Entomol 38:790-6. 2009
    ..phorid flies on Azteca instabilis F. Smith ant hosts...
  101. pmc Range expansion drives dispersal evolution in an equatorial three-species symbiosis
    Guillaume Léotard
    Centre d Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive UMR 5175, Montpellier, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e5377. 2009
    ..However, how much the biology and ecology of species is changed by range dynamics has seldom been investigated, particularly in equatorial regions...

Research Grants71

  1. ANGIOTENSIN II AND BRADYKININ IN CARDIAC HYPERTROPHY
    LOUIS DELL ITALIA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..and accumulation of bradykinin (BK), while the beneficial effect of ANG II type-1 (AT1) receptor antagonists (AT1-ant) is mediated by blockade of the AT1 receptor...
  2. ANT Defects in Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Douglas Wallace; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Humans have three ANT isoform genes: the heart-muscle ANT1, the inducible ANT2, and the constitutive ANT3...
  3. CHEMICAL CONTROL OF SOCIAL BEHAVIOR
    Michael Greene; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..using a comparative model system: the chemical control of social behavior in a social insect, the harvester ant (Pogonomyrmex barbatus)...
  4. RECEPTOR-TARGETED COPPER RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS FOR CANCER IMAGING AND THERAPY
    Carolyn Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We propose to utilize the most promising somatostatin antagonist, sst2-ANT, conjugated to CB-TE2A, which complexes copper more stably in vivo than any other chelator investigated thus far...
  5. RECEPTOR-TARGETED COPPER RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS FOR CANCER IMAGING AND THERAPY
    Carolyn J Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to utilize the most promising somatostatin antagonist, sst2-ANT, conjugated to CB-TE2A, which complexes copper more stably in vivo than any other chelator investigated thus far...
  6. Astrocyte-mediated neuroprotection after CNS injury
    Robert McKeon; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We have discovered that expression of the Adenine Nucleotide Translocator-1 (Ant1) by reactive astrocytes increases after cortical injury and that this increase is mediated by the injury-induced ..
  7. Molecular Dissection of the Permeability Transition Pore
    Michael Forte; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..formed at inner/outer membrane contact sites through the interaction of the adenine nucleotide translocator (ANT) of the IMM, VDAC in the OMM and a matrix regulatory protein, mitochondrial cyclophilin D (CyP-D)...
  8. NEURAL CONTROL OF GASTROINTESTINAL ACTIVITY
    Michael Gershon; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We now propose to define the enteric microcircuit responsible for this reflex ant to analyze the role played by 5-HT in its initiation and propagation...
  9. PKC EPSILON AND SRC PTK SIGNALING IN PRECONDITIONING
    Peipei Ping; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Interestingly, we identified the cardiac isoform of the adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT1) as a member of the PKCepsilon sub-proteome...
  10. ALKALOID SYNTHESIS VIA 2-AZAALLYL ANION CYCLOADDITIONS
    William Pearson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..It is stated that examples include the acetyl choline receptor complex inhibitor (-)-indolizidine 209B, the ant venom and trail-following compound (+)-monomorine, the newly discovered anticancer alkaloid lapidaformine, the ..
  11. Applied Research on Antimicrobial Resistance (AR)
    Ruth Lynfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We plan to construct a utilization profile comprised of individual elements such as length-of-stay ant procedures. We will also collect indirect costs, such as days lost from work, through case interviews...
  12. Ant-induced cell death and human degenerative diseases
    Xin Jie Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..disease caused by mutations in nuclear-encoded proteins, such as the adenine nucleotide translocase isoform 1 (Ant1). Ant1 catalyzes the ADP/ATP exchange across the mitochondrial inner membrane...
  13. The Mitochondrial Permeabilty Transition in Apoptosis
    Brian Herman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the outer membrane voltage-dependent anion channel (VDAC), the inner membrane adenine nucleotide translocase (ANT) and matrix cyclophilin D (CypD)...
  14. OBESE FEMALE RESTRAINED EATERS : TWO TREATMENT OPTIONS
    Judith Stern; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Restrained eaters are individuals who are chronically concerned about their weight ant attempt to control or reduce it by limiting their energy intake...
  15. Predictors of Gait and Falls in Aging: Linking Cognitive Control to Genes
    Roee Holtzer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We further propose a complementary neuroscience approach using the Attention Networks Test (ANT) to examine how empirically defined components of attention (alerting, orienting, executive attention) are related ..
  16. Aging-related mitochondrial degeneration and degenerative diseases
    Xin Jie Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..External Ophthalmoplegia (adPEO), caused by gain-of-function mutations in the adenine nucleotide translocase (Ant). Ant is normally involved in ADP/ATP exchange across the mitochondrial inner membrane...
  17. Demand for Older Workers
    JOHN ABOWD; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..There are two sides to these experiences: (1) the decisions of the individuals ant heir households and (2) the decisions of the employers...