Experts and Doctors on recombinant fusion proteins in Bethesda, Maryland, United States

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Locale: Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Topic: recombinant fusion proteins

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  1. Liang L, Soyal S, Dean J. FIGalpha, a germ cell specific transcription factor involved in the coordinate expression of the zona pellucida genes. Development. 1997;124:4939-47 pubmed
  2. Namboodiri M, Corigliano Murphy A, Jiang G, Rollag M, Provencio I. Murine aspartoacylase: cloning, expression and comparison with the human enzyme. Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 2000;77:285-9 pubmed
    ..Our success in preparing the recombinant ASPA in high purity should permit multiple lines of investigations to understand the pathogenic mechanisms of Canavan disease and the functional roles of NAA. ..
  3. Boehm M, Yoshimoto T, Crook M, Nallamshetty S, True A, Nabel G, et al. A growth factor-dependent nuclear kinase phosphorylates p27(Kip1) and regulates cell cycle progression. EMBO J. 2002;21:3390-401 pubmed
    ..Through phosphorylation of p27(Kip1) on S10, hKIS regulates cell cycle progression in response to mitogens. ..
  4. Liu P, McAndrew P, Kaler S. Rapid and robust screening of the Menkes disease/occipital horn syndrome gene. Genet Test. 2002;6:255-60 pubmed
    ..Currently, only a single European center provides commercial testing for unknown mutations in Menkes/OHS patients, even though these disorders occur worldwide. ..
  5. Kaczmarczyk S, Green J. Induction of cre recombinase activity using modified androgen receptor ligand binding domains: a sensitive assay for ligand-receptor interactions. Nucleic Acids Res. 2003;31:e86 pubmed
    ..This provides an important, additional level of regulation to gene therapy systems. ..
  6. Quimby B, Arnaoutov A, Dasso M. Ran GTPase regulates Mad2 localization to the nuclear pore complex. Eukaryot Cell. 2005;4:274-80 pubmed
    ..This is the first evidence indicating that Ran affects the localization of Mad2p to the NPC. ..
  7. Honda A, Al Awar O, Hay J, Donaldson J. Targeting of Arf-1 to the early Golgi by membrin, an ER-Golgi SNARE. J Cell Biol. 2005;168:1039-51 pubmed
    ..These studies suggest that membrin recruits Arf-1 to the early Golgi and reveal distinct kinetic cycles for Arf-1 at early and late Golgi determined by different sets of Arf regulators and effectors. ..
  8. Pham Q, Biacchesi S, Skiadopoulos M, Murphy B, Collins P, Buchholz U. Chimeric recombinant human metapneumoviruses with the nucleoprotein or phosphoprotein open reading frame replaced by that of avian metapneumovirus exhibit improved growth in vitro and attenuation in vivo. J Virol. 2005;79:15114-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Both chimeras were comparable to wild-type HMPV in immunogenicity and protective efficacy. Thus, the P chimera is a promising live HMPV vaccine candidate that paradoxically combines improved growth in vitro with attenuation in vivo...
  9. Kohjitani A, Fuda H, Hanyu O, Strott C. Cloning, characterization and tissue expression of rat SULT2B1a and SULT2B1b steroid/sterol sulfotransferase isoforms: divergence of the rat SULT2B1 gene structure from orthologous human and mouse genes. Gene. 2006;367:66-73 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, unlike the case with human and mouse SULT2B1 genes where differential splicing is necessitated since a portion of exon IA is fused with exon IB to complete the SULT2B1b mRNA, this step is not required with the rat gene. ..

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  1. Loré K, Adams W, Havenga M, Precopio M, Holterman L, Goudsmit J, et al. Myeloid and plasmacytoid dendritic cells are susceptible to recombinant adenovirus vectors and stimulate polyfunctional memory T cell responses. J Immunol. 2007;179:1721-9 pubmed
    ..Thus, the ability of rAd35 to naturally target important DC subsets, induce their maturation, and appropriately present Ag to T cells may herald greater in vivo immunogenicity than has been observed with rAd5. ..
  2. Dolan B, Li L, Veltri C, Ireland C, Bennink J, Yewdell J. Distinct pathways generate peptides from defective ribosomal products for CD8+ T cell immunosurveillance. J Immunol. 2011;186:2065-72 pubmed publisher
  3. Mollapour M, Tsutsumi S, Truman A, Xu W, Vaughan C, Beebe K, et al. Threonine 22 phosphorylation attenuates Hsp90 interaction with cochaperones and affects its chaperone activity. Mol Cell. 2011;41:672-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Overexpression of Aha1 stimulates the ATPase activity, restores cochaperone interactions, and compensates for the functional defects of these Hsp90 mutants. ..
  4. Parvin M, Turner R. Identification of key residues involved in the dimerization of the secretory Na(+)-K(+)-2Cl(-) cotransporter NKCC1. Biochemistry. 2011;50:9857-64 pubmed publisher
  5. Redmond T, Si J, Barrett D, Borst D, Rainier S, Kotake S, et al. Synthesis of an immunopathogenic fusion protein derived from a bovine interphotoreceptor retinoid-binding protein cDNA clone. Gene. 1989;80:109-18 pubmed
    ..Thus, it is evident that biological activity of this region of IRBP, as manifested by immuno-pathogenicity, is retained by the fusion protein. ..
  6. Nguyen D, Rovira I, Finkel T. Regulation of the Werner helicase through a direct interaction with a subunit of protein kinase A. FEBS Lett. 2002;521:170-4 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that similar to lower organisms, gene products linked to genomic instability and aging may be directly regulated by growth factor-sensitive, PKA-dependent pathways. ..
  7. Becker K, Swergold G, Ozato K, Thayer R. Binding of the ubiquitous nuclear transcription factor YY1 to a cis regulatory sequence in the human LINE-1 transposable element. Hum Mol Genet. 1993;2:1697-702 pubmed
    ..coli. The complex is competed by YY1 binding sites found in other genes, and is ablated by anti-YY1 serum. These results suggest that YY1 is involved in the regulation of L1Hs transcription and therefore transposition. ..
  8. Norflus F, Yamanaka S, Proia R. Promoters for the human beta-hexosaminidase genes, HEXA and HEXB. DNA Cell Biol. 1996;15:89-97 pubmed
    ..These essential promoter elements represent potential sites for HEXA and HEXB mutations that could alter enzyme expression in Tay-Sachs and Sandhoff diseases, respectively...
  9. Lee Y, Joe Y, Wolff E, Dimitriadis E, Park M. Complex formation between deoxyhypusine synthase and its protein substrate, the eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A (eIF5A) precursor. Biochem J. 1999;340 ( Pt 1):273-81 pubmed
    ..0-9.2. An enzyme-product complex, as well as the deoxyhypusine-containing product (modified ec-eIF5A), was also detected at pH7.0-9.2 in a complete reaction mixture containing 1 mM spermidine. ..
  10. Aringer M, Cheng A, Nelson J, Chen M, Sudarshan C, Zhou Y, et al. Janus kinases and their role in growth and disease. Life Sci. 1999;64:2173-86 pubmed
    ..This review on the rapidly growing field focuses on JAK function and regulation, and on their emerging role in development and human disease. ..
  11. Chackerian B, Lowy D, Schiller J. Conjugation of a self-antigen to papillomavirus-like particles allows for efficient induction of protective autoantibodies. J Clin Invest. 2001;108:415-23 pubmed
    ..Together, these results suggest a potentially flexible method to efficiently generate autoantibodies against specific self-proteins that mediate arthritis and other diseases. ..
  12. Greene E, Mizuuchi K. Dynamics of a protein polymer: the assembly and disassembly pathways of the MuB transposition target complex. EMBO J. 2002;21:1477-86 pubmed
  13. Ma Y, Greener T, Pacold M, Kaushal S, Greene L, Eisenberg E. Identification of domain required for catalytic activity of auxilin in supporting clathrin uncoating by Hsc70. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:49267-74 pubmed
    ..Therefore the C-terminal subdomain of the clathrin-binding domain of auxilin is required for auxilin to act catalytically, whereas the N-terminal subdomain strengthens auxilin-clathrin binding. ..
  14. Basso F, Freeman L, Knapper C, Remaley A, Stonik J, Neufeld E, et al. Role of the hepatic ABCA1 transporter in modulating intrahepatic cholesterol and plasma HDL cholesterol concentrations. J Lipid Res. 2003;44:296-302 pubmed
    ..These combined results demonstrate that ABCA1 plays a key role in hepatic cholesterol efflux, inducing pathways that modulate cholesterol homeostasis in the liver, and establish the liver as a major source of plasma HDL-C...
  15. Kanno T, Kanno Y, Siegel R, Jang M, Lenardo M, Ozato K. Selective recognition of acetylated histones by bromodomain proteins visualized in living cells. Mol Cell. 2004;13:33-43 pubmed
    ..Thus the recognition of histone acetylation code by bromodomains is selective, is involved in transcription, and potentially conveys transcriptional memory across cell divisions. ..
  16. Shimamura T, Royal R, Kioi M, Nakajima A, Husain S, Puri R. Interleukin-4 cytotoxin therapy synergizes with gemcitabine in a mouse model of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Cancer Res. 2007;67:9903-12 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that IL-4 cytotoxin combined with gemcitabine may provide effective therapy for the treatment of patients with PDA. ..
  17. Scaffidi P, Misteli T. Lamin A-dependent misregulation of adult stem cells associated with accelerated ageing. Nat Cell Biol. 2008;10:452-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results support a model in which accelerated ageing in HGPS patients, and possibly also physiological ageing, is the result of adult stem cell dysfunction and progressive deterioration of tissue functions. ..
  18. Onda M, Beers R, Xiang L, Lee B, Weldon J, Kreitman R, et al. Recombinant immunotoxin against B-cell malignancies with no immunogenicity in mice by removal of B-cell epitopes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011;108:5742-7 pubmed publisher
    ..HA22-LR-8M also has greatly reduced antigenicity when exposed to sera from patients who have produced antibodies to HA22. The properties of HA22-LR-8M make it an excellent candidate for further clinical development. ..
  19. Grati M, Kachar B. Myosin VIIa and sans localization at stereocilia upper tip-link density implicates these Usher syndrome proteins in mechanotransduction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011;108:11476-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that MYO7A, sans, and harmonin-b form the core components of the UTLD molecular complex. In this complex, MYO7A is likely the motor element that pulls on CDH23 to exert tension on the tip-link. ..
  20. Behra M, Gallardo V, Bradsher J, Torrado A, Elkahloun A, Idol J, et al. Transcriptional signature of accessory cells in the lateral line, using the Tnk1bp1:EGFP transgenic zebrafish line. BMC Dev Biol. 2012;12:6 pubmed publisher
    ..This will prove to be a valuable tool for the study of regeneration in the lateral line of zebrafish in particular and for regeneration of neuroepithelia in general. ..
  21. Sette P, Nagashima K, Piper R, Bouamr F. Ubiquitin conjugation to Gag is essential for ESCRT-mediated HIV-1 budding. Retrovirology. 2013;10:79 pubmed publisher
    ..These studies demonstrate a necessary and natural role for ubiquitin in ESCRT-dependent viral release and indicate a critical role for ubiquitination of Gag rather than ubiquitination of ESCRTs themselves. ..
  22. Smith M, Carvalho H, Melton Celsa A, O Brien A. The 13C4 monoclonal antibody that neutralizes Shiga toxin Type 1 (Stx1) recognizes three regions on the Stx1 B subunit and prevents Stx1 from binding to its eukaryotic receptor globotriaosylceramide. Infect Immun. 2006;74:6992-8 pubmed
  23. Mattera R, Bonifacino J. Ubiquitin binding and conjugation regulate the recruitment of Rabex-5 to early endosomes. EMBO J. 2008;27:2484-94 pubmed publisher
    ..We also show that monoubiquitinated Rabex-5 is enriched in the cytosol. These observations are consistent with a model whereby a cycle of Ub binding and monoubiquitination regulates the association of Rabex-5 with endosomes. ..
  24. Sledjeski D, Gottesman S. A small RNA acts as an antisilencer of the H-NS-silenced rcsA gene of Escherichia coli. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995;92:2003-7 pubmed
    ..coli. Since the stimulation of rcsA transcription by this small RNA does not depend on any sequences from within the rcsA transcript, DsrA acts, either directly or indirectly, on rcsA transcription initiation. ..
  25. Sattlegger E, Hinnebusch A. Separate domains in GCN1 for binding protein kinase GCN2 and ribosomes are required for GCN2 activation in amino acid-starved cells. EMBO J. 2000;19:6622-33 pubmed
    ..GCN1 expression conferred sensitivity to paromomycin in a manner dependent on its ribosome binding domain, supporting the idea that GCN1 binds near the ribosomal acceptor site to promote GCN2 activation by uncharged tRNA. ..
  26. Kawakami K, Takeshita F, Puri R. Identification of distinct roles for a dileucine and a tyrosine internalization motif in the interleukin (IL)-13 binding component IL-13 receptor alpha 2 chain. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:25114-20 pubmed
    ..Together, our findings suggest that the dileucine motif in the trileucine region and tyrosine motif participate in IL-13Ralpha2 internalization in distinct manners. ..
  27. Tsang M, Friesel R, Kudoh T, Dawid I. Identification of Sef, a novel modulator of FGF signalling. Nat Cell Biol. 2002;4:165-9 pubmed
    ..Injection of antisense sef morpholino oligos mimicked the phenotypes observed by ectopic fgf8 expression, suggesting that Sef is required to limit FGF signalling during development. ..
  28. Sanchez Prieto R, Sanchez Arevalo V, Servitja J, Gutkind J. Regulation of p73 by c-Abl through the p38 MAP kinase pathway. Oncogene. 2002;21:974-9 pubmed
    ..These findings indicate that members of the MAP kinases superfamily of signaling molecules can regulate p73, and support a role for the p38 MAP kinase in a novel biochemical pathway by which c-Abl regulates this p53-related molecule. ..
  29. Maki W, Morales R, Carroll V, Telford W, Knibbs R, Stoolman L, et al. CCR6 colocalizes with CD18 and enhances adhesion to activated endothelial cells in CCR6-transduced Jurkat T cells. J Immunol. 2002;169:2346-53 pubmed
    ..Clustering of CCR6 and coassociation with critical integrins may serve to strengthen adhesion between T cells and activated endothelial cells. ..
  30. Chae J, Komarow H, Cheng J, Wood G, Raben N, Liu P, et al. Targeted disruption of pyrin, the FMF protein, causes heightened sensitivity to endotoxin and a defect in macrophage apoptosis. Mol Cell. 2003;11:591-604 pubmed
    ..These data support a critical role for pyrin in the innate immune response, possibly by acting on ASC, and suggest a biologic basis for the selection of hypomorphic pyrin variants in man. ..
  31. Rayasam G, Wendling O, Angrand P, Mark M, Niederreither K, Song L, et al. NSD1 is essential for early post-implantation development and has a catalytically active SET domain. EMBO J. 2003;22:3153-63 pubmed
    ..We have also examined the enzymatic potential of NSD1 and found that its SET domain possesses intrinsic histone methyltransferase activity with specificity for Lys36 of histone H3 (H3-K36) and Lys20 of histone H4 (H4-K20). ..
  32. Kong H, Yu H, Hong S, Park M, Choi Y, An W, et al. Interaction and functional cooperation of the cancer-amplified transcriptional coactivator activating signal cointegrator-2 and E2F-1 in cell proliferation. Mol Cancer Res. 2003;1:948-58 pubmed
  33. Thaler C, Koushik S, Blank P, Vogel S. Quantitative multiphoton spectral imaging and its use for measuring resonance energy transfer. Biophys J. 2005;89:2736-49 pubmed
    ..We demonstrate that sRET analysis is a comprehensive, photon-efficient method for imaging RET efficiencies and accurately determines donor and acceptor concentrations in living cells. ..
  34. Altan Bonnet N, Sougrat R, Liu W, Snapp E, Ward T, Lippincott Schwartz J. Golgi inheritance in mammalian cells is mediated through endoplasmic reticulum export activities. Mol Biol Cell. 2006;17:990-1005 pubmed
    ..Together, these findings support a model of mitotic Golgi inheritance that involves inhibition and subsequent reactivation of cellular activities controlling the cycling of Golgi components into and out of the ER. ..
  35. Du X, Ho M, Pastan I. New immunotoxins targeting CD123, a stem cell antigen on acute myeloid leukemia cells. J Immunother. 2007;30:607-13 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, 26292(Fv)-PE38-KDEL shows good cytotoxic activity against CD123 expressing cell lines, and merits further development for the possible treatment of acute myeloid leukemia and other CD123 expressing malignancies. ..
  36. Parrish S, Moss B. Characterization of a second vaccinia virus mRNA-decapping enzyme conserved in poxviruses. J Virol. 2007;81:12973-8 pubmed
    ..Since D9 is expressed early in infection and D10 late, we suggest that the two proteins enhance mRNA turnover and manipulate gene expression in a complementary and overlapping manner. ..
  37. Jung G, Titus M, Hammer J. The Dictyostelium type V myosin MyoJ is responsible for the cortical association and motility of contractile vacuole membranes. J Cell Biol. 2009;186:555-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, myoJ cooperates with plus and minus end-directed microtubule motors to drive the normal distribution and dynamics of the CV complex in Dictyostelium. ..
  38. Rochman M, Postnikov Y, Correll S, Malicet C, Wincovitch S, Karpova T, et al. The interaction of NSBP1/HMGN5 with nucleosomes in euchromatin counteracts linker histone-mediated chromatin compaction and modulates transcription. Mol Cell. 2009;35:642-56 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that mouse NSBP1 is an architectural protein that binds preferentially to euchromatin and modulates the fidelity of the cellular transcription profile by counteracting the chromatin-condensing activity of linker histones. ..
  39. Chua J, Rikhy R, Lippincott Schwartz J. Dynamin 2 orchestrates the global actomyosin cytoskeleton for epithelial maintenance and apical constriction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:20770-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose this enables Dyn2 to coordinate, in a GTPase-dependent manner, membrane recycling and actomyosin contractility during epithelial morphogenesis...
  40. Haso W, Lee D, Shah N, Stetler Stevenson M, Yuan C, Pastan I, et al. Anti-CD22-chimeric antigen receptors targeting B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Blood. 2013;121:1165-74 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that second-generation m971 mAb-derived anti-CD22 CARs are promising novel therapeutics that should be tested in BCP-ALL. ..
  41. Louis J, Tözsér J, Roche J, Matúz K, Aniana A, Sayer J. Enhanced stability of monomer fold correlates with extreme drug resistance of HIV-1 protease. Biochemistry. 2013;52:7678-88 pubmed publisher
    ..Linking of the subunits did not appreciably change the ΔTm on inhibitor binding; thus stabilization by tethering appears to have little direct effect on enhancing inhibitor affinity. ..
  42. Garcia Barrio M, Dong J, Ufano S, Hinnebusch A. Association of GCN1-GCN20 regulatory complex with the N-terminus of eIF2alpha kinase GCN2 is required for GCN2 activation. EMBO J. 2000;19:1887-99 pubmed
    ..The homologous N-terminus of Drosophila GCN2 interacted with yeast GCN1-GCN20 and had a dominant Gcn(-) phenotype, suggesting evolutionary conservation of this interaction. ..
  43. Sun Y, Kolligs F, Hottiger M, Mosavin R, Fearon E, Nabel G. Regulation of beta -catenin transformation by the p300 transcriptional coactivator. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000;97:12613-8 pubmed
    ..These findings demonstrate a critical role for p300 in beta-catenin/TCF transcription and in cancers arising from defects in beta-catenin regulation. ..
  44. Speransky V, Taylor K, Edskes H, Wickner R, Steven A. Prion filament networks in [URE3] cells of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Cell Biol. 2001;153:1327-36 pubmed
    ..These observations support and further specify the concept of the [URE3] prion as a self-propagating amyloid. ..
  45. Cuello M, Ettenberg S, Clark A, Keane M, Posner R, Nau M, et al. Down-regulation of the erbB-2 receptor by trastuzumab (herceptin) enhances tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand-mediated apoptosis in breast and ovarian cancer cell lines that overexpress erbB-2. Cancer Res. 2001;61:4892-900 pubmed
    ..These data suggest that the combination of trastuzumab and TRAIL may allow enhanced therapeutic efficacy and specificity in the treatment of erbB-2-overexpressing tumors. ..
  46. Akari H, Bour S, Kao S, Adachi A, Strebel K. The human immunodeficiency virus type 1 accessory protein Vpu induces apoptosis by suppressing the nuclear factor kappaB-dependent expression of antiapoptotic factors. J Exp Med. 2001;194:1299-311 pubmed
    ..Thus, Vpu induces apoptosis through activation of the caspase pathway by way of inhibiting the NF-kappaB-dependent expression of antiapoptotic genes. ..
  47. Delogu G, Li A, Repique C, Collins F, Morris S. DNA vaccine combinations expressing either tissue plasminogen activator signal sequence fusion proteins or ubiquitin-conjugated antigens induce sustained protective immunity in a mouse model of pulmonary tuberculosis. Infect Immun. 2002;70:292-302 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, these studies demonstrate the effectiveness of immunization with DNA vaccine combinations against tuberculosis and suggest that further testing of these plasmid cocktails is warranted. ..
  48. Ro H, Song S, Lee K. Bfa1 can regulate Tem1 function independently of Bub2 in the mitotic exit network of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002;99:5436-41 pubmed
  49. Elbi C, Misteli T, Hager G. Recruitment of dioxin receptor to active transcription sites. Mol Biol Cell. 2002;13:2001-15 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that AhR/ARNT complexes are recruited to specific subnuclear compartments in a ligand-dependent manner and that these foci represent the sites of AhR target genes. ..
  50. Jones J, Gellert M. Ordered assembly of the V(D)J synaptic complex ensures accurate recombination. EMBO J. 2002;21:4162-71 pubmed
    ..Additional cellular factors such as chromatin may ensure that RAG1/2 first assembles on a 12 RSS, and then a free 23 RSS enters to activate cleavage. ..
  51. Cabrera J, Jin D. The distribution of RNA polymerase in Escherichia coli is dynamic and sensitive to environmental cues. Mol Microbiol. 2003;50:1493-505 pubmed
    ..Moreover, mutational analysis suggests that the stable RNA synthesis plays an important role in nucleoid condensation. ..
  52. Brachmann A, Baxa U, Wickner R. Prion generation in vitro: amyloid of Ure2p is infectious. EMBO J. 2005;24:3082-92 pubmed
    ..Our data indicate that there is no substantial difference between filaments formed in vivo and in vitro. ..
  53. Kostelansky M, Sun J, Lee S, Kim J, Ghirlando R, Hierro A, et al. Structural and functional organization of the ESCRT-I trafficking complex. Cell. 2006;125:113-26 pubmed
    ..The C-terminal domain of Vps28 binds the ESCRT-II complex. The structure shows how ESCRT-I is assembled by a compact core from which the Vps23 UEV domain, the Vps28 C domain, and other domains project to bind their partners. ..
  54. Young S, Griffante C, Aguilera G. Dimerization between vasopressin V1b and corticotropin releasing hormone type 1 receptors. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2007;27:439-61 pubmed
    ..4. The data demonstrate that V1bR and CRHR1 can form constitutive homo- and heterodimers and suggests that the heterodimerization does not influence the binding properties of these receptors. ..
  55. Bakowska J, Jupille H, Fatheddin P, Puertollano R, Blackstone C. Troyer syndrome protein spartin is mono-ubiquitinated and functions in EGF receptor trafficking. Mol Biol Cell. 2007;18:1683-92 pubmed
    ..Taken together, our data suggest that spartin is involved in the intracellular trafficking of EGFR and that impaired endocytosis may underlie the pathogenesis of Troyer syndrome. ..
  56. Schmeisser F, Weir J. Incorporation of a lambda phage recombination system and EGFP detection to simplify mutagenesis of Herpes simplex virus bacterial artificial chromosomes. BMC Biotechnol. 2007;7:22 pubmed
    ..Together, these improvements to the techniques of HSV BAC mutagenesis will facilitate the construction of recombinant herpes simplex viruses and viral vectors. ..
  57. Plonsky I, Kingsley D, Rashtian A, Blank P, Zimmerberg J. Initial size and dynamics of viral fusion pores are a function of the fusion protein mediating membrane fusion. Biol Cell. 2008;100:377-86 pubmed publisher
    ..The structure of the initial fusion pore detected by electrical conductance measurements is sensitive to the nature of the fusion protein. ..
  58. Endo Y, Beauchamp E, Woods D, Taylor W, Toretsky J, Uren A, et al. Wnt-3a and Dickkopf-1 stimulate neurite outgrowth in Ewing tumor cells via a Frizzled3- and c-Jun N-terminal kinase-dependent mechanism. Mol Cell Biol. 2008;28:2368-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data demonstrate that Fzd3, Dvl, and JNK activity mediate Wnt-dependent neurite outgrowth and that ESFT cell lines will be useful experimental models for the study of Wnt-dependent neurite extension. ..
  59. Wang P, Seabold G, Wenthold R. Synaptic adhesion-like molecules (SALMs) promote neurite outgrowth. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2008;39:83-94 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, by using a chimera of SALMs 2 and 4, we found that the N-terminus is also involved in neurite outgrowth. ..
  60. Rane N, Kang S, Chakrabarti O, Feigenbaum L, Hegde R. Reduced translocation of nascent prion protein during ER stress contributes to neurodegeneration. Dev Cell. 2008;15:359-70 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that one mechanism of prion-mediated neurodegeneration involves an indirect ER stress-dependent effect on nascent PrP biosynthesis and metabolism. ..
  61. Zhang T, Zaal K, Sheridan J, Mehta A, Gundersen G, Ralston E. Microtubule plus-end binding protein EB1 is necessary for muscle cell differentiation, elongation and fusion. J Cell Sci. 2009;122:1401-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Re-expression of EB1 as EB1-GFP restores all aspects of normal differentiation, whereas overexpression of EB3-GFP restores elongation but not fusion. We conclude that EB1 is necessary for the early stages of muscle differentiation. ..
  62. Mukhopadhyay D, Arnaoutov A, Dasso M. The SUMO protease SENP6 is essential for inner kinetochore assembly. J Cell Biol. 2010;188:681-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these findings reveal a novel mechanism whereby the finely balanced activities of SENP6 and RNF4 control vertebrate kinetochore assembly through SUMO-targeted destabilization of inner plate components. ..
  63. Awasthi S, Simons S. Separate regions of glucocorticoid receptor, coactivator TIF2, and comodulator STAMP modify different parameters of glucocorticoid-mediated gene induction. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2012;355:121-34 pubmed publisher
  64. Ma J, Tang W, Esser L, Pastan I, Xia D. Recognition of mesothelin by the therapeutic antibody MORAb-009: structural and mechanistic insights. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:33123-31 pubmed
    ..The overlapping binding footprints of both the monoclonal antibody and the cancer antigen CA-125 explains the therapeutic effect and provides a basis for further antibody improvement. ..
  65. Chinnasamy D, Tran E, Yu Z, Morgan R, Restifo N, Rosenberg S. Simultaneous targeting of tumor antigens and the tumor vasculature using T lymphocyte transfer synergize to induce regression of established tumors in mice. Cancer Res. 2013;73:3371-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The data presented here emphasize the possible beneficial effects of combining antiangiogenic with tumor-specific immunotherapeutic approaches for the treatment of patients with cancer. ..
  66. Muenchau D, Ruscetti S, Anderson W. Sequences present in a small region of the AKV virus envelope gene determine the efficiency with which pseudotyped spleen focus-forming virus infects erythroid target cells. Virology. 1992;186:161-6 pubmed
  67. Kreitman R. Recombinant immunotoxins containing truncated bacterial toxins for the treatment of hematologic malignancies. BioDrugs. 2009;23:1-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The most successful application of recombinant immunotoxins today is in hairy cell leukemia, where BL22 has induced complete remissions in most patients who were previously treated with optimal chemotherapy. ..
  68. Ho M, Feng M, Fisher R, Rader C, Pastan I. A novel high-affinity human monoclonal antibody to mesothelin. Int J Cancer. 2011;128:2020-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Most importantly, because the HN1 immuntoxin kills mesothelin-expressing cancer cells with high cytotoxic activity, we believe that it has significant potential for mesothelin-expressing cancer treatment and diagnosis. ..
  69. Sakamoto N, Rosenberg A. Apolipoprotein B binding domains: evidence that they are cell-penetrating peptides that efficiently deliver antigenic peptide for cross-presentation of cytotoxic T cells. J Immunol. 2011;186:5004-11 pubmed publisher
  70. Dressler G, Douglass E. Pax-2 is a DNA-binding protein expressed in embryonic kidney and Wilms tumor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1992;89:1179-83 pubmed
    ..These data suggest that Pax-2 is a transcription factor active during the mesenchyme-to-epithelium transition in early kidney development and in Wilms tumor. ..
  71. Galvin T, Muller J, Khan A. Effect of different promoters on immune responses elicited by HIV-1 gag/env multigenic DNA vaccine in Macaca mulatta and Macaca nemestrina. Vaccine. 2000;18:2566-83 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, safety concerns may arise with increasing the DNA dose that could need additional investigation...
  72. Yang Y, Dukhanina O, Tang B, Mamura M, Letterio J, MacGregor J, et al. Lifetime exposure to a soluble TGF-beta antagonist protects mice against metastasis without adverse side effects. J Clin Invest. 2002;109:1607-15 pubmed
    ..Thus this soluble TGF-beta antagonist has potential for long-term clinical use in the prevention of metastasis. ..
  73. Kawahara A, Chien C, Dawid I. The homeobox gene mbx is involved in eye and tectum development. Dev Biol. 2002;248:107-17 pubmed
    ..Based on these data, we propose that the mbx homeobox gene is required for the development of the eyes and tectum. ..
  74. Vazquez Prado J, Miyazaki H, Castellone M, Teramoto H, Gutkind J. Chimeric G alpha i2/G alpha 13 proteins reveal the structural requirements for the binding and activation of the RGS-like (RGL)-containing Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factors (GEFs) by G alpha 13. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:54283-90 pubmed
  75. Gagnon S, Turner R, Shiue M, Damirjian M, Biddison W. Extensive T cell receptor cross-reactivity on structurally diverse haptenated peptides presented by HLA-A2. Mol Immunol. 2006;43:346-56 pubmed
    ..Collectively, these results suggest that TCRs possess the molecular flexibility to accommodate very structurally diverse ligands while retaining conserved interactions with the surface of the MHC molecule. ..
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