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    • Peripheral loss of EphA4 ameliorates TBI-induced neuroinflammation and tissue damage 

      Kowalski, Elizabeth A.; Chen, Jiang; Hazy, Amanda; Fritsch, Lauren E.; Gudenschwager-Basso, Erwin K.; Chen, Michael; Wang, Xia; Qian, Yun; Zhou, Mingjun; Byerly, Matthew; Pickrell, Alicia M.; Matson, John B.; Allen, Irving C.; Theus, Michelle H. (2019-11-11)
      Abstract Background The continuum of pro- and anti-inflammatory response elicited by traumatic brain injury (TBI) is suggested to play a key role in the outcome of TBI; however, ...
    • Mobilization studies in mice deficient in sphingosine kinase 2 support a crucial role of the plasma level of sphingosine-1-phosphate in the egress of hematopoietic stem progenitor cells 

      Adamiak, Mateusz; Chelvarajan, Lakshman; Lynch, Kevin R.; Santos, Webster L.; Abdel-Latif, Ahmed; Ratajczak, Mariusz Z. (2017-09-12)
      Sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P) is a bioactive lipid involved in cell signaling and, if released from cells, also plays a crucial role in regulating the trafficking of lympho-hematopoietic cells, including primitive hematopoietic ...
    • Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a platform for assessing sphingolipid lipid kinase inhibitors 

      Kharel, Yugesh; Agah, Sayeh; Huang, Tao; Mendelson, Anna J.; Eletu, Oluwafunmilayo T.; Barkey-Bircannl, Peter; Gesualdil, James; Smith, Jeffrey S.; Santos, Webster L.; Lynch, Kevin R. (PLOS, 2018-04-19)
      Successful medicinal chemistry campaigns to discover and optimize sphingosine kinase inhibitors require a robust assay for screening chemical libraries and for determining rank order potencies. Existing assays for these ...
    • Inhibiting neurotransmitter reuptake 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Mayo Foundation for Medical Edication and Research; Carlier, Paul R.; Richelson, Elliott; Fauq, Abdul H.; Monceaux, Christopher J. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-04-17)
      This document relates to compounds as well as methods and materials involved in modulating neurotransmitter reuptake. For example, compounds, methods for synthesizing compounds, and methods for inhibiting neurotransmitter ...
    • Open Source Drug Discovery with the Malaria Box Compound Collection for Neglected Diseases and Beyond 

      Van Voorhis, Wesley C.; Adams, John H.; Adelfio, Roberto; Ahyong, Vida; Akabas, Myles H.; Alano, Pietro; Alday, Aintzane; Resto, Yesmalie Aleman; Alsibaee, Aishah; Alzualde, Ainhoa; Andrews, Katherine T.; Avery, Simon V.; Avery, Vicky M.; Ayong, Lawrence; Baker, Mark; Baker, Stephen; Ben Mamoun, Choukri; Bhatia, Sangeeta; Bickle, Quentin; Bounaadja, Lotfi; Bowling, Tana; Bosch, Juergen; Boucher, Lauren E.; Boyom, Fabrice F.; Brea, Jose; Brennan, Marian; Burton, Audrey; Caffrey, Conor R.; Camarda, Grazia; Carrasquilla, Manuela; Carter, Dee; Cassera, Maria Belen; Cheng, Ken Chih-Chien; Chindaudomsate, Worathad; Chubb, Anthony; Colon, Beatrice L.; Colon-Lopez, Daisy D.; Corbett, Yolanda; Crowther, Gregory J.; Cowan, Noemi; D'Alessandro, Sarah; Le Dang, Na; Delves, Michael; DeRisi, Joseph L.; Du, Alan Y.; Duffy, Sandra; El-Sayed, Shimaa Abd El-Salam; Ferdig, Michael T.; Robledo, Jose A. Fernandez; Fidock, David A.; Florent, Isabelle; Fokou, Patrick V. T.; Galstian, Ani; Javier Gamo, Francisco; Gokool, Suzanne; Gold, Ben; Golub, Todd; Goldgof, Gregory M.; Guha, Rajarshi; Guiguemde, W. Armand; Gural, Nil; Guy, R. Kiplin; Hansen, Michael A. E.; Hanson, Kirsten K.; Hemphill, Andrew; van Huijsduijnen, Rob Hooft; Horii, Takaaki; Horrocks, Paul; Hughes, Tyler B.; Huston, Christopher; Igarashi, Ikuo; Ingram-Sieber, Katrin; Itoe, Maurice A.; Jadhav, Ajit; Jensen, Amornrat Naranuntarat; Jensen, Laran T.; Jiang, Rays H. Y.; Kaiser, Annette; Keiser, Jennifer; Ketas, Thomas; Kicka, Sebastien; Kim, Sunyoung; Kirk, Kiaran; Kumar, Vidya P.; Kyle, Dennis E.; Jose Lafuente, Maria; Landfear, Scott; Lee, Nathan; Lee, Sukjun; Lehane, Adele M.; Li, Fengwu; Little, David; Liu, Liqiong; Llinas, Manuel; Loza, Maria I.; Lubar, Aristea; Lucantoni, Leonardo; Lucet, Isabelle; Maes, Louis; Mancama, Dalu; Mansour, Nuha R.; March, Sandra; McGowan, Sheena; Vera, Iset Medina; Meister, Stephan; Mercer, Luke; Mestres, Jordi; Mfopa, Alvine N.; Misra, Raj N.; Moon, Seunghyun; Moore, John P.; Rodrigues da Costa, Francielly Morais; Mueller, Joachim; Muriana, Arantza; Hewitt, Stephen Nakazawa; Nare, Bakela; Nathan, Carl; Narraidoo, Nathalie; Nawaratna, Sujeevi; Ojo, Kayode K.; Ortiz, Diana; Panic, Gordana; Papadatos, George; Parapini, Silvia; Patra, Kailash; Ngoc Pham; Prats, Sarah; Plouffe, David M.; Poulsen, Sally-Ann; Pradhan, Anupam; Quevedo, Celia; Quinn, Ronald J.; Rice, Christopher A.; Rizk, Mohamed Abdo; Ruecker, Andrea; St Onge, Robert; Ferreira, Rafaela Salgado; Samra, Jasmeet; Robinett, Natalie G.; Schlecht, Ulrich; Schmitt, Marjorie; Villela, Filipe Silva; Silvestrini, Francesco; Sinden, Robert; Smith, Dennis A.; Soldati, Thierry; Spitzmueller, Andreas; Stamm, Serge Maximilian; Sullivan, David J.; Sullivan, William; Suresh, Sundari; Suzuki, Brian M.; Suzuki, Yo; Swamidass, S. Joshua; Taramelli, Donatella; Tchokouaha, Lauve R. Y.; Theron, Anjo; Thomas, David; Tonissen, Kathryn F.; Townson, Simon; Tripathi, Abhai K.; Trofimov, Valentin; Udenze, Kenneth O.; Ullah, Imran; Vallieres, Cindy; Vigil, Edgar; Vinetz, Joseph M.; Phat Voong Vinh; Hoan Vu; Watanabe, Nao-aki; Weatherby, Kate; White, Pamela M.; Wilks, Andrew F.; Winzeler, Elizabeth A.; Wojcik, Edward; Wree, Melanie; Wu, Wesley; Yokoyama, Naoaki; Zollo, Paul H. A.; Abla, Nada; Blasco, Benjamin; Burrows, Jeremy; Laleu, Benoit; Leroy, Didier; Spangenberg, Thomas; Wells, Timothy; Willis, Paul A. (PLOS, 2016-07-28)
      A major cause of the paucity of new starting points for drug discovery is the lack of interaction between academia and industry. Much of the global resource in biology is present in universities, whereas the focus of ...
    • Characterization of the Ornithine Hydroxylation Step in Albachelin Biosynthesis 

      Bufkin, Kendra; Sobrado, Pablo (MDPI, 2017-10-01)
      N-Hydroxylating monooxygenases (NMOs) are involved in siderophore biosynthesis. Siderophores are high affinity iron chelators composed of catechol and hydroxamate functional groups that are synthesized and secreted ...
    • Identification of Aspergillus fumigatus UDP-Galactopyranose Mutase Inhibitors 

      del Campo, Julia S. Martin; Eckshtain-Levi, Meital; Vogelaar, Nancy J.; Sobrado, Pablo (Nature, 2017-09-07)
      Aspergillus fumigatus is an opportunistic human pathogen responsible for deadly, invasive infections in immunocompromised patients. The A. fumigatus cell wall is a complex network of polysaccharides among them galactofuran, ...
    • Fluorescence Polarization Binding Assay for Aspergillus fumigatus Virulence Factor UDP-Galactopyranose Mutase 

      Qi, Jun; Oppenheimer, Michelle; Sobrado, Pablo (Hindawi, 2011-08-21)
      Aspergillus fumigatus is an opportunistic human pathogenic fungus responsible for deadly lung infections in immunocompromised individuals. Galactofuranose (Galf) residues are essential components of the cell wall and play ...
    • A rapid and high content assay that measures cyto-ID-stained autophagic compartments and estimates autophagy flux with potential clinical applications 

      Guo, Sujuan; Liang, Yanping; Murphy, Susan F.; Huang, Angela; Shen, Haihong; Kelly, Deborah F.; Sobrado, Pabla; Sheng, Zhi (Taylor & Francis Inc, 2015-03-01)
    • Antiproliferative triterpenoid saponins from Leptaulus citroides Baill. from the Madagascar rain forest 

      Su, Qingxi; Brodie, Peggy J.; Liu, Yixi; Miller, James S.; Andrianjafy, Naina M.; Antsiferana, Rabodo; Rasamison, Vincent E.; Kingston, David G. I. (Springer, 2016)
      Bioassay-guided fractionation of EtOH extracts obtained from the roots and wood of the Madagascan plant Leptaulus citroides Baill. (Cardiopteridaceae) led to the isolation of ethyl esters of three new triterpenoid saponins ...
    • Nitrogen-Containing Dimeric nor-Multiflorane Triterpene from a Turraea sp. 

      Rasamison, Vincent E.; Rakotondraibe, L. Harinantenaina; Slebodnick, Carla; Brodie, Peggy J.; Ratsimbason, Michael; TenDyke, Karen; Shen, Yongchun; Randrianjanaka, Lucien M.; Kingston, David G. I. (Amer Chemical Soc, 2014-05-16)
      The new triterpene turranoic acid (1) and thenew N-containing nor-triterpene turraenine (2), along with triptocallic acid B (3) and esculentoic acid (4) were isolated from leaves of a Turraea sp. Compounds 1-3 showed weak ...
    • The Quest for a Simple Bioactive Analog of Paclitaxel as a Potential Anticancer Agent 

      Kingston, David G. I.; Snyder, J. P. (Amer Chemical Soc, 2014-08-01)
    • Antiproliferative Compounds from Cleistanthus boivinianus from the Madagascar Dry Forest 

      Liu, Yixi; Young, Kelly; Rakotondraibe, L. Harinantenaina; Brodie, Peggy J.; Wiley, Jessica D.; Cassera, Maria B.; Callmander, Martin W.; Rakotondrajaona, R; Rakotobe, Etienne; Rasamison, Vincent E.; TenDyke, Karen; Shen, Yongchun; Kingston, David G. I. (Amer Chemical Soc, 2015-07-01)
    • Antimalarial 5,6-Dihydro-alpha-pyrones from Cryptocarya rigidifolia: Related Bicyclic Tetrahydro-alpha-Pyrones Are Artifacts 

      Liu, Yixi; Rakotondraibe, L. Harinantenaina; Brodie, Peggy J.; Wiley, Jessica D.; Cassera, Maria B.; Miller, James S.; Ratovoson, F.; Rakotobe, Etienne; Rasamison, Vincent E.; Kingston, David G. I. (Amer Chemical Soc, 2015-06-01)
    • Crystal structure of the MACPF domain of human complement protein C8 alpha in complex with the C8 gamma subunit 

      Slade, DJ; Lovelace, LL; Chruszcz, M; Minor, W; Lebioda, L; Sodetz, JM (Academic Press Ltd Elsevier Science Ltd, 2008-05-29)
    • Peptidylarginine deiminase 2-catalyzed histone H3 arginine 26 citrullination facilitates estrogen receptor alpha target gene activation 

      Zhang, X; Bolt, M; Guertin, MJ; Chen, W; Zhang, S; Cherrington, BD; Slade, DJ; Dreyton, CJ; Subramanian, V; Bicker, KL; Thompson, PR; Mancini, MA; Lis, JT; Coonrod, SA (2012-08-14)
    • Chemical and Biological Methods to Detect Post-Translational Modifications of Arginine 

      Slade, DJ; Subramanian, V; Fuhrmann, J; Thompson, PR (2014-02)
    • Citrulination unravels stem cells 

      Slade, DJ; Subramanian, V; Thompson, PR (2014-05)
    • Chemical Proteomic Platform To Identify Citrullinated Proteins 

      Lewallen, DM; Bicker, KL; Subramanian, V; Clancy, KW; Slade, DJ; Martell, J; Dreyton, CJ; Sokolove, J; Weerapana, E; Thompson, PR (2015-11-20)