D Communi

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Calcium-calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II and protein kinase C-mediated phosphorylation and activation of D-myo-inositol 1,4, 5-trisphosphate 3-kinase B in astrocytes
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Campus Erasme, Building C, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 274:14734-42. 1999
  2. pmc D-myo-inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate 3-kinase A is activated by receptor activation through a calcium:calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II phosphorylation mechanism
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    EMBO J 16:1943-52. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint A novel receptor-mediated regulation mechanism of type I inositol polyphosphate 5-phosphatase by calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II phosphorylation
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Campus Erasme, Bldg C, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:38738-47. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Cotranscription and intergenic splicing of human P2Y11 and SSF1 genes
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:16561-6. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Identification of a novel human ADP receptor coupled to G(i)
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:41479-85. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Cloning of a human purinergic P2Y receptor coupled to phospholipase C and adenylyl cyclase
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 272:31969-73. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid up-regulation of P2Y messengers during granulocytic differentiation of HL-60 cells
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universit e Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    FEBS Lett 475:39-42. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Cloning of a human heptahelical receptor closely related to the P2Y5 receptor
    R Janssens
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 236:106-12. 1997
  9. pmc Expression of P2Y receptors in cell lines derived from the human lung
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Pharmacol 127:562-8. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning, genomic organization, and tissue distribution of human Ssf-1
    N Suarez-Huerta
    Institut de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Biologie Humaine et Nucleaire, Brussels, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 275:37-42. 2000

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Calcium-calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II and protein kinase C-mediated phosphorylation and activation of D-myo-inositol 1,4, 5-trisphosphate 3-kinase B in astrocytes
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Campus Erasme, Building C, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 274:14734-42. 1999
    ..In vitro phosphorylation of the purified enzyme by calmodulin kinase II and protein kinase C added together resulted in a maximal 60-70-fold activation...
  2. pmc D-myo-inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate 3-kinase A is activated by receptor activation through a calcium:calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II phosphorylation mechanism
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    EMBO J 16:1943-52. 1997
    ..In this study, direct evidence is provided for a novel regulation mechanism for Ins(1,4,5)P3 3-kinase (isoform A) in vitro and in intact cells...
  3. ncbi request reprint A novel receptor-mediated regulation mechanism of type I inositol polyphosphate 5-phosphatase by calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II phosphorylation
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, Free University of Brussels, Campus Erasme, Bldg C, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:38738-47. 2001
    ..e. 60-80%) of 5-phosphatase activity. In this study, we demonstrated for the first time a novel regulation mechanism of type I 5-phosphatase by phosphorylation in intact cells...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cotranscription and intergenic splicing of human P2Y11 and SSF1 genes
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:16561-6. 2001
    ..There are very few examples of intergenic splicing in mammalian cells, and this is the first case involving a G-protein-coupled receptor...
  5. ncbi request reprint Identification of a novel human ADP receptor coupled to G(i)
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:41479-85. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Cloning of a human purinergic P2Y receptor coupled to phospholipase C and adenylyl cyclase
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 272:31969-73. 1997
    ..The rank order of agonists potency was: ATP > 2-methylthio-ATP >>> ADP, whereas UTP and UDP were inactive, indicating that it behaves as a selective purinoceptor...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid up-regulation of P2Y messengers during granulocytic differentiation of HL-60 cells
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universit e Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    FEBS Lett 475:39-42. 2000
    ..These observations support the conclusion that the effect of ATP on HL-60 cell differentiation is mediated by the P2Y(11) receptor...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cloning of a human heptahelical receptor closely related to the P2Y5 receptor
    R Janssens
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 236:106-12. 1997
    ..These results suggest either that the natural ligand of the P2Y5-like receptor is an uncommon nucleotide or alternatively that despite its structural similarity to the P2Y family it is not a nucleotide receptor...
  9. pmc Expression of P2Y receptors in cell lines derived from the human lung
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Pharmacol 127:562-8. 1999
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cloning, genomic organization, and tissue distribution of human Ssf-1
    N Suarez-Huerta
    Institut de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Biologie Humaine et Nucleaire, Brussels, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 275:37-42. 2000
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The diversity and possible functions of the inositol polyphosphate 5-phosphatases
    C Erneux
    Interdisciplinary Research Institute IRIBHN, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Erasme Building C, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1436:185-99. 1998
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cloning and functional expression of a human uridine nucleotide receptor
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 270:30849-52. 1995
    ..We have thus cloned a new member of the G protein-coupled P2 purinergic receptor family, which functionally behaves as a pyrimidinergic receptor...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cloning and tissue distribution of the human P2Y1 receptor
    R Janssens
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 221:588-93. 1996
    ..Northern blot analysis detected a 6.7 kilobase messenger RNA in most human tissues, the strongest signals being observed in prostate and ovary...
  14. ncbi request reprint The family of inositol and phosphatidylinositol polyphosphate 5-phosphatases
    A L Drayer
    Interdisciplinary Research Institute IRIBHN, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Biochem Soc Trans 24:1001-5. 1996
  15. ncbi request reprint Cloning, functional expression and tissue distribution of the human P2Y6 receptor
    D Communi
    Institute of Interdisciplinary Research School of Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 222:303-8. 1996
    ..The P2Y6 receptor, together with the previously cloned P2Y4 subtype (Communi et al., J. Biol. Chem., 270, 30849-30852, 1995), belongs thus to a subfamily of pyrimidinoceptors inside the P2Y family...
  16. ncbi request reprint The metastasis suppressor gene KiSS-1 encodes kisspeptins, the natural ligands of the orphan G protein-coupled receptor GPR54
    M Kotani
    Institut de Recherche Interdisciplinare en Biologie Humaine et Nucléaire I R I B H N, Brussels, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 276:34631-6. 2001
    ..Stimulation of oxytocin secretion after kisspeptin administration to rats confirmed this hypothesis...
  17. pmc Active site labelling of inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate 3-kinase A by phenylglyoxal
    D Communi
    Institut de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Biologie Humaine et Nucléaire IRIBHN, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Biochem J 310:109-15. 1995
    ..Arg-317 is located within a sequence segment which is conserved among the catalytic domain of Ins(1,4,5)P3 3-kinase isoenzymes A and B in human and rat species...