Student Publications

Selected Skirball Student Publications

Structure and mechanism of a bacterial sodium-dependent dicarboxylate transporter. Mancusso R, Gregorio GG, Liu Q, Wang DN. Nature. 2012 Nov 22;491(7425):622-6. doi: 10.1038/nature11542. Epub 2012 Oct 21. PMID: 23086149

What is Unique About the IgE Response? Xiong H, Curotto de Lafaille MA, Lafaille JJ. Adv Immunol. 2012;116:113-41. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-394300-2.00004-1. PMID: 23063075

Staphylococcal pathogenicity island interference with helper phage reproduction is a paradigm of molecular parasitism. Ram G, Chen J, Kumar K, Ross HF, Ubeda C, Damle PK, Lane KD, Penadés JR, Christie GE, Novick RP. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Oct 2;109(40):16300-5. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1204615109. Epub 2012 Sep 18. PMID: 22991467

An E-cadherin-mediated hitchhiking mechanism for C. elegans germ cell internalization during gastrulation. Chihara D, Nance J. Development. 2012 Jul;139(14):2547-56. Epub 2012 Jun 6. PMID: 22675206

Adherens Junctions in C. elegans Embryonic Morphogenesis. Armenti ST, Nance J. Subcell Biochem. 2012;60:279-99. PMID: 22674076

Identification and characterization of a bacterial hydrosulphide ion channel. Czyzewski BK, Wang DN. Nature. 2012 Mar 11;483(7390):494-7. doi: 10.1038/nature10881. PMID: 22407320

Sequential class switching is required for the generation of high affinity IgE antibodies. Xiong H, Dolpady J, Wabl M, Curotto de Lafaille MA, Lafaille JJ. J Exp Med. 2012 Feb 13;209(2):353-64. Epub 2012 Jan 16. PMID: 22249450

Assembly and maintenance of nodes of ranvier rely on distinct sources of proteins and targeting mechanisms. Zhang Y, Bekku Y, Dzhashiashvili Y, Armenti S, Meng X, Sasaki Y, Milbrandt J, Salzer JL. Neuron. 2012 Jan 12;73(1):92-107. PMID: 22243749

Simple screening method for improving membrane protein thermostability. Mancusso R, Karpowich NK, Czyzewski BK, Wang DN. Methods. 2011 Dec;55(4):324-9. Epub 2011 Aug 5. PMID: 21840396