Jacinta C Conrad

Summary

Affiliation: University of Houston
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Orientational binding modes of reporters in a viral-nanoparticle lateral flow assay
    Jinsu Kim
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Analyst 142:55-64. 2016
  2. doi Physics of bacterial near-surface motility using flagella and type IV pili: implications for biofilm formation
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Petroleum Engineering Program, University of Houston, S222 Engineering Building 1, Houston, TX, USA
    Res Microbiol 163:619-29. 2012
  3. doi Structural evolution of colloidal gels during constricted microchannel flow
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Langmuir 26:6102-7. 2010
  4. pmc Aptamer-Phage Reporters for Ultrasensitive Lateral Flow Assays
    Meena Adhikari
    Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77004, United States
    Anal Chem 87:11660-5. 2015
  5. pmc Detection of viruses by counting single fluorescent genetically biotinylated reporter immunophage using a lateral flow assay
    Jinsu Kim
    Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204, United States
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 7:2891-8. 2015
  6. pmc Flotation Immunoassay: Masking the Signal from Free Reporters in Sandwich Immunoassays
    Hui Chen
    University of Houston, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Sci Rep 6:24297. 2016
  7. doi Protein Conformational Flexibility Enables the Formation of Dense Liquid Clusters: Tests Using Solution Shear
    Michael C Byington
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Department of Chemistry, University of Houston, 4726 Calhoun Road, Houston, Texas 77204 4004, United States
    J Phys Chem Lett 7:2339-45. 2016
  8. doi Differential dynamic microscopy of weakly scattering and polydisperse protein-rich clusters
    Mohammad S Safari
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204 4004, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 92:042712. 2015
  9. pmc Flagella and pili-mediated near-surface single-cell motility mechanisms in P. aeruginosa
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Biophys J 100:1608-16. 2011

Collaborators

  • Peter G Vekilov
  • Joshua D Shrout
  • Jinsu Kim
  • Richard C Willson
  • Katerina Kourentzi
  • Mohammad S Safari
  • Anna E V Hagström
  • Ulrich Strych
  • Meena Adhikari
  • Hui Chen
  • Michael C Byington
  • Ryan Poling-Skutvik
  • Sagar Dhamane
  • Balakrishnan Raja
  • Marco Rito-Palomares
  • Robert L Atmar
  • Federico Ruiz-Ruiz
  • Gavin Garvey
  • Andrew Paterson
  • João R C Trabuco
  • Mohan Vivekanandan Poongavanam
  • Maria A Vorontsova
  • Heather Goux

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Orientational binding modes of reporters in a viral-nanoparticle lateral flow assay
    Jinsu Kim
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Analyst 142:55-64. 2016
    ..These results are consistent with the idea that the elongated M13 shape couples with the complex flow field in an open and disordered fibrous LFA membrane to enhance capture...
  2. doi Physics of bacterial near-surface motility using flagella and type IV pili: implications for biofilm formation
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Petroleum Engineering Program, University of Houston, S222 Engineering Building 1, Houston, TX, USA
    Res Microbiol 163:619-29. 2012
    ....
  3. doi Structural evolution of colloidal gels during constricted microchannel flow
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Langmuir 26:6102-7. 2010
    ..Dense clusters undergo shear-induced yielding at intercluster boundaries, which enhances the structural heterogeneity of the suspension at the constriction outlet...
  4. pmc Aptamer-Phage Reporters for Ultrasensitive Lateral Flow Assays
    Meena Adhikari
    Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77004, United States
    Anal Chem 87:11660-5. 2015
    ..The limit of detection of this LFA was 0.13 ng/mL IgE, ∼100 times lower than those of previously reported IgE assays. ..
  5. pmc Detection of viruses by counting single fluorescent genetically biotinylated reporter immunophage using a lateral flow assay
    Jinsu Kim
    Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204, United States
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 7:2891-8. 2015
    ..The resultant assay was more sensitive than enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays and traditional colloidal-gold nanoparticle LFAs for direct detection of viruses. ..
  6. pmc Flotation Immunoassay: Masking the Signal from Free Reporters in Sandwich Immunoassays
    Hui Chen
    University of Houston, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Sci Rep 6:24297. 2016
    ..This signal-masking strategy represents a novel approach to simple, sensitive and quantitative immunoassays in both laboratory and point-of-care settings. ..
  7. doi Protein Conformational Flexibility Enables the Formation of Dense Liquid Clusters: Tests Using Solution Shear
    Michael C Byington
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Department of Chemistry, University of Houston, 4726 Calhoun Road, Houston, Texas 77204 4004, United States
    J Phys Chem Lett 7:2339-45. 2016
    ..The likely mechanism of the observed response involves enhanced partial unfolding of lysozyme molecules, which exposes hydrophobic surfaces between the constituent domains to the aqueous solution. ..
  8. doi Differential dynamic microscopy of weakly scattering and polydisperse protein-rich clusters
    Mohammad S Safari
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204 4004, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 92:042712. 2015
    ..This apparent discrepancy is due to Mie scattering from the polydisperse cluster population, in which larger clusters preferentially scatter more light in the forward direction...
  9. pmc Flagella and pili-mediated near-surface single-cell motility mechanisms in P. aeruginosa
    Jacinta C Conrad
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Biophys J 100:1608-16. 2011
    ..Vertical orientation facilitates detachment from surfaces and thereby influences biofilm morphology...