Luis F Congote

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 is an inhibitor of HIV-1
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 343:617-22. 2006
  2. ncbi Comparison of the effects of serpin A1, a recombinant serpin A1-IGF chimera and serpin A1 C-terminal peptide on wound healing
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 29:39-46. 2008
  3. ncbi Serpin A1 and CD91 as host instruments against HIV-1 infection: are extracellular antiviral peptides acting as intracellular messengers?
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Virus Res 125:119-34. 2007
  4. ncbi The C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 stimulates erythroid cell proliferation
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 324:673-8. 2004
  5. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 stimulates proliferation of breast and liver cancer cells: role of protein kinase C and CD47
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1A1
    FEBS Lett 576:343-7. 2004
  6. ncbi Thrombospondin 1, produced by endothelial cells under the action of erythropoietin, stimulates thymidine incorporation into erythroid cells and counteracts the inhibitory action of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 30:248-53. 2005
  7. ncbi Monitoring insulin-like growth factors in HIV infection and AIDS
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Clin Chim Acta 361:30-53. 2005
  8. doi Regulator of differentiation 1 (ROD1) binds to the amphipathic C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 and is involved in its mitogenic activity
    Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal H3A 1A1, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 220:672-9. 2009
  9. doi Erythropoietin-dependent endothelial proteins: potential use against erythropoietin resistance
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 51:113-8. 2010
  10. doi Biological activities and molecular interactions of the C-terminal residue of thrombospondin-4, an epitome of acidic amphipathic peptides
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 31:723-35. 2010

Collaborators

  • Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
  • Marcos R Difalco
  • Monica C Dobocan
  • C Sandoval
  • Suhad Ali
  • H Curtis

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 is an inhibitor of HIV-1
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 343:617-22. 2006
    ..These serpin peptides represent a novel class of antiviral agents...
  2. ncbi Comparison of the effects of serpin A1, a recombinant serpin A1-IGF chimera and serpin A1 C-terminal peptide on wound healing
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 29:39-46. 2008
    ..The hydrophobic A1-C26 peptide significantly increased the production of collagen I in skin fibroblasts, an appealing asset for skin care applications...
  3. ncbi Serpin A1 and CD91 as host instruments against HIV-1 infection: are extracellular antiviral peptides acting as intracellular messengers?
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, H3A 1A1, Canada
    Virus Res 125:119-34. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi The C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 stimulates erythroid cell proliferation
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 324:673-8. 2004
    ..SC21, a homologous peptide of identical amino acid composition but with interchanged residues, was non-amphipathic and had no erythroid cell stimulating activity...
  5. ncbi The C-terminal 26-residue peptide of serpin A1 stimulates proliferation of breast and liver cancer cells: role of protein kinase C and CD47
    Luis Fernando Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1A1
    FEBS Lett 576:343-7. 2004
    ..Phosphorylation of C26 at T24 (a putative PKC phosphorylation site) resulted in a 1.9-2.5 increase in mitogenic activity over C26 in MCF-7 cells...
  6. ncbi Thrombospondin 1, produced by endothelial cells under the action of erythropoietin, stimulates thymidine incorporation into erythroid cells and counteracts the inhibitory action of insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 30:248-53. 2005
    ..We suggest that EPO-dependent, endothelial-derived TSP-1 may play a positive role in red cell production by acting directly on erythroid cells, stimulating DNA synthesis and preventing the inhibitory action of IGFBP-3...
  7. ncbi Monitoring insulin-like growth factors in HIV infection and AIDS
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, Rm L2 05, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Clin Chim Acta 361:30-53. 2005
    ..IGF-I levels are also likely to increase with other hormones used in HIV patients, such as erythropoietin for the treatment of anemia or anabolic androgens in HIV-infected women...
  8. doi Regulator of differentiation 1 (ROD1) binds to the amphipathic C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 and is involved in its mitogenic activity
    Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal H3A 1A1, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 220:672-9. 2009
    ....
  9. doi Erythropoietin-dependent endothelial proteins: potential use against erythropoietin resistance
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Cytokine 51:113-8. 2010
    ..Finally, chaperonin 10 stimulates hemoglobin synthesis and has anti-inflammatory properties through the inhibition of Toll-like receptor signaling pathways...
  10. doi Biological activities and molecular interactions of the C-terminal residue of thrombospondin-4, an epitome of acidic amphipathic peptides
    Luis F Congote
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada H3A 1A1
    Peptides 31:723-35. 2010
    ....
  11. doi Chaperonin 10 as an endothelial-derived differentiation factor: role of glycogen synthase kinase-3
    Monica C Dobocan
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    J Cell Physiol 219:470-6. 2009
    ..These experiments support the idea that GSK-3-regulated signal transduction pathways are not only important for stem cell maintenance but may be involved in events controlling cell differentiation...
  12. ncbi Enhanced proliferative effects of a baculovirus-produced fusion protein of insulin-like growth factor and alpha(1)-proteinase inhibitor and improved anti-elastase activity of the inhibitor with glutamate at position 351
    C Sandoval
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    Protein Eng 15:413-8. 2002
    ....
  13. pmc Osteopontin and the C-terminal peptide of thrombospondin-4 compete for CD44 binding and have opposite effects on CD133+ cell colony formation
    Gulzhakhan Sadvakassova
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 2:215. 2009
    ..ROD1 has been identified as an intracellular mediator. Nothing is known about the existence of putative C21 receptors on plasma membranes of target cells...
  14. ncbi Potentiation of hematopoietic cell migration with an IGF-interleukin-3 fusion protein
    Marcos R Difalco
    Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    FEBS Lett 524:149-53. 2002
    ..These results suggest a key role of the PI-3 kinase pathway in the potentiation of migration caused by the linkage of BOMIGF and IL-3...
  15. ncbi The improved survival of hematopoietic cells cultured with a fusion protein of insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II) and interleukin 3 (IL-3) is associated with increases in Bcl-xL and phosphatidylinositol-3 kinase activity
    Marcos R Difalco
    Department of Medicine, University Health Centre, McGill University, 687 avenue des pins, ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    J Leukoc Biol 73:297-305. 2003
    ..This potentiation of survival and its preferential inhibition by LY294002 were also observed in a nontransformed, primary culture of human umbilical cord endothelial cells...
  16. ncbi Antagonism between interleukin 3 and erythropoietin in mice with azidothymidine-induced anemia and in bone marrow endothelial cells
    Marcos R Difalco
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Endocrine Laboratory, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Cytokine 18:51-60. 2002
    ..These results suggest that endothelial cells treated simultaneously with EPO and IL-3 have a negative effect on erythroid cell production...