Michael A Menze

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Affiliation: Louisiana State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc How do animal mitochondria tolerate water stress?
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Commun Integr Biol 2:428-30. 2009
  2. pmc Metabolic preconditioning of cells with AICAR-riboside: improved cryopreservation and cell-type specific impacts on energetics and proliferation
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Cryobiology 61:79-88. 2010
  3. pmc Mechanisms of apoptosis in Crustacea: What conditions induce versus suppress cell death?
    Michael A Menze
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 70803, USA
    Apoptosis 15:293-312. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression of cell metabolism and proliferation by membrane-permeable and -impermeable modulators: role for AMP-to-ATP ratio
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 288:R501-10. 2005
  5. pmc Occurrence of mitochondria-targeted Late Embryogenesis Abundant (LEA) gene in animals increases organelle resistance to water stress
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    J Biol Chem 284:10714-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Caspase activity during cell stasis: avoidance of apoptosis in an invertebrate extremophile, Artemia franciscana
    Michael A Menze
    Dept of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 292:R2039-47. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Allosteric models for multimeric proteins: oxygen-linked effector binding in hemocyanin
    Michael A Menze
    Institut fur Zoophysiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Universitatsstrasse 1, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Biochemistry 44:10328-38. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial permeability transition in the crustacean Artemia franciscana: absence of a calcium-regulated pore in the face of profound calcium storage
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, 202 Life Sciences Bldg, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 289:R68-76. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Thermodynamics of effector binding to hemocyanin: influence of temperature
    Ariane Pott
    Institut fur Zoophysiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Arch Biochem Biophys 483:37-44. 2009
  10. pmc Late embryogenesis abundant proteins protect human hepatoma cells during acute desiccation
    Shumin Li
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:20859-64. 2012

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  1. pmc How do animal mitochondria tolerate water stress?
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Commun Integr Biol 2:428-30. 2009
    ..New studies show that LEA proteins found in animals not only protect proteins in the cytosol during desiccation, but also confer resistance to water stress, including freeze tolerance, to the mitochondrion...
  2. pmc Metabolic preconditioning of cells with AICAR-riboside: improved cryopreservation and cell-type specific impacts on energetics and proliferation
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Cryobiology 61:79-88. 2010
    ..94) with the fold-increase in the 'effective adenylate ratio'. Thus for each cell line, the greater the depression of metabolism and proliferation due to preconditioning with AICAR, the greater was the survivorship post-freezing...
  3. pmc Mechanisms of apoptosis in Crustacea: What conditions induce versus suppress cell death?
    Michael A Menze
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 70803, USA
    Apoptosis 15:293-312. 2010
    ..Characterization of the players, pathways, and their significance in the core machinery of crustacean apoptosis is revealing new insights for the field of cell death...
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression of cell metabolism and proliferation by membrane-permeable and -impermeable modulators: role for AMP-to-ATP ratio
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 288:R501-10. 2005
    ..The rapid action of AMPS avoids upregulation of compensatory metabolic pathways and may provide a viable approach for promoting cell stasis...
  5. pmc Occurrence of mitochondria-targeted Late Embryogenesis Abundant (LEA) gene in animals increases organelle resistance to water stress
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    J Biol Chem 284:10714-9. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Caspase activity during cell stasis: avoidance of apoptosis in an invertebrate extremophile, Artemia franciscana
    Michael A Menze
    Dept of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 292:R2039-47. 2007
    ..Our biochemical characterization of caspase-like activity in A. franciscana extracts reveals that multiple mechanisms are in place to reduce the probability of apoptosis under conditions of energy limitation in this embryo...
  7. ncbi request reprint Allosteric models for multimeric proteins: oxygen-linked effector binding in hemocyanin
    Michael A Menze
    Institut fur Zoophysiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Universitatsstrasse 1, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Biochemistry 44:10328-38. 2005
    ..vulgaris only during hypoxic conditions, i.e., either during environmental oxygen limitation or extensive exercise...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial permeability transition in the crustacean Artemia franciscana: absence of a calcium-regulated pore in the face of profound calcium storage
    Michael A Menze
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, 202 Life Sciences Bldg, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 289:R68-76. 2005
    ..Although the absence of a regulated MPTP in A. franciscana mitochondria could contribute to the extreme hypoxia tolerance in this species, we speculate that absence of the regulated MPTP may be a general feature of invertebrates...
  9. doi request reprint Thermodynamics of effector binding to hemocyanin: influence of temperature
    Ariane Pott
    Institut fur Zoophysiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Arch Biochem Biophys 483:37-44. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Late embryogenesis abundant proteins protect human hepatoma cells during acute desiccation
    Shumin Li
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:20859-64. 2012
    ..LEA proteins dramatically enhance desiccation tolerance in mammalian cells and offer the opportunity for engineering biostability in the dried state...
  11. pmc Metabolic preconditioning of mammalian cells: mimetic agents for hypoxia lack fidelity in promoting phosphorylation of pyruvate dehydrogenase
    Apurva Borcar
    Department of Biological Sciences, Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Cell Tissue Res 351:99-106. 2013
    ..Our study demonstrates that mimetic chemicals must be chosen with caution and evaluated thoroughly if bona fide cellular outcomes are to be promoted with fidelity...
  12. doi request reprint Mitochondria in energy-limited states: mechanisms that blunt the signaling of cell death
    Steven C Hand
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:1829-40. 2008
    ..Unraveling the mechanisms by which organisms in extreme environments avoid cell death may suggest possible interventions during disease states and biostabilization of mammalian cells...
  13. pmc Metabolic restructuring during energy-limited states: insights from Artemia franciscana embryos and other animals
    Steven C Hand
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological, Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    J Insect Physiol 57:584-94. 2011
    ..Mechanisms that underlie natural stasis are being used to pre-condition mammalian cells prior to cell biostabilization and storage...
  14. doi request reprint LEA proteins during water stress: not just for plants anymore
    Steven C Hand
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 70803, USA
    Annu Rev Physiol 73:115-34. 2011
    ..More in vivo experimentation will be necessary to fully unravel the multiple functional properties of these macromolecules during water stress...
  15. ncbi request reprint Life without water: expression of plant LEA genes by an anhydrobiotic arthropod
    Steven C Hand
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 307:62-6. 2007
    ..It is becoming clear that an ensemble of micromolecules and macromolecules is important for establishing the physical conditions required for cellular stabilization during drying in nature...
  16. pmc Molecular approaches for improving desiccation tolerance: insights from the brine shrimp Artemia franciscana
    Steven C Hand
    Division of Cellular, Developmental and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803, USA
    Planta 242:379-88. 2015
    ..However, obtaining long-term stability of cells in the dried state at room temperature has not been accomplished and will require continued efforts on both the physicochemical and biological fronts...
  17. doi request reprint Protective effects of osmolytes in cryopreserving adherent neuroblastoma (Neuro-2a) cells
    Trisha L Bailey
    Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Cryobiology 71:472-80. 2015
    ..Our results suggest that pre-incubation of Neuro-2a cells with trehalose and proline in combination provides cell protection along with alterations of ice structure in order to increase cell survival post-freezing. ..
  18. doi request reprint Group 3 late embryogenesis abundant proteins from embryos of Artemia franciscana: structural properties and protective abilities during desiccation
    Leaf C Boswell
    Division of Cellular, Developmental, and Integrative Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803 2Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois 61920
    Physiol Biochem Zool 87:640-51. 2014
    ..Finally, for the mitochondrial enzyme citrate synthase, 400-μg/mL AfrLEA3m without trehalose provided significantly more protection than the same concentration of either AfrLEA2 or BSA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Trehalose loading through the mitochondrial permeability transition pore enhances desiccation tolerance in rat liver mitochondria
    Xiang Hong Liu
    Center for Engineering in Medicine and Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Shriners Hospitals for Children, Boston, 02114, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1717:21-6. 2005
    ..These findings suggest the presence of trehalose in the mitochondrial matrix affords improved desiccation tolerance to the isolated mitochondria...