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Johnson Cancer Research Center Newsletter

Research News

A few of our researchers in the Division of Biology recently had papers published in scientific journals!

Stella Lee and team’s paper “The Role of N-Glycosylation in Folding, Trafficking, and Functionality of Lysosomal Protein CLN5” was published in PLOS ONE.

Jeroen Roelofs and team’s paper “The proteasome-associated protein Ecm29 inhibits proteasomal ATPase activity and in vivo protein degradation by the proteasome” was published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.

Govindsamy Vediyappan and team’s paper “Gymnemic Acids Inhibit Hyphal Growth and Virulence in Candida albicans was published in PLOS ONE.

New research affiliate
David Poole, in both kinesiology and anatomy & physiology, studies oxygen transport with respect to vascular and microcirculatory control and the matching of oxygen delivery to the energetic requirements of tissues in health and disease.

Seminar with Biology Sept. 27
We are cosponsoring a seminar featuring an expert on mitogen-activated protein kinases. Dr. Melanie Cobb, an endowed professor in the pharmacology department at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, will present “MAPKs as mediators of nutrient signals” at 4 p.m. Fri., Sept. 27, in 120 Ackert Hall. More info is in this news release.