Undergraduate Publications – 2008

Names of undergraduate students from Brandeis are indicated below in bold face

  1. Xu D, Cobb G, Spellicy CJ, Bowne SJ, Daiger SP, Hedstrom L. Retinal isoforms of inosine 5′-monophosphate dehydrogenase type 1 are poor nucleic acid binding proteins. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2008;472(2):100-4. [full text in PubMed Central]
  2. van der Linden AM, Wiener S, You YJ, Kim K, Avery L, Sengupta P. The EGL-4 PKG acts with KIN-29 salt-inducible kinase and protein kinase A to regulate chemoreceptor gene expression and sensory behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2008;180(3):1475-91. [full text in PubMed Central]
  3. Umejiego NN, Gollapalli D, Sharling L, Volftsun A, Lu J, Benjamin NN, et al. Targeting a prokaryotic protein in a eukaryotic pathogen: identification of lead compounds against cryptosporidiosis. Chem Biol. 2008;15(1):70-7. [full text in PubMed Central]
  4. Rehm KJ, Deeg KE, Marder E. Developmental regulation of neuromodulator function in the stomatogastric ganglion of the lobster, Homarus americanus. J Neurosci. 2008;28(39):9828-39. [full text in PubMed Central]
  5. Pochapsky SS, Sunshine JC, Pochapsky TC. Completing the circuit: direct-observe 13C,15N double-quantum spectroscopy permits sequential resonance assignments near a paramagnetic center in acireductone dioxygenase. J Am Chem Soc. 2008;130(7):2156-7. [full text in PubMed Central]
  6. Mortimer SE, Xu D, McGrew D, Hamaguchi N, Lim HC, Bowne SJ, et al. IMP Dehydrogenase Type 1 Associates with Polyribosomes Translating Rhodopsin mRNA. J Biol Chem. 2008;283(52):36354-60. [full text in PubMed Central]
  7. Kadener S, Menet JS, Schoer R, Rosbash M. Circadian transcription contributes to core period determination in Drosophila. PLoS Biol. 2008;6(5):e119. [full text in PubMed Central]
  8. Habecker BA, Bilimoria P, Linick C, Gritman K, Lorentz CU, Woodward W, et al. Regulation of cardiac innervation and function via the p75 neurotrophin receptor. Auton Neurosci-Basic. 2008;140(1-2):40-8.
  9. Grossman SE, Fontanini A, Wieskopf JS, Katz DB. Learning-related plasticity of temporal coding in simultaneously recorded amygdala-cortical ensembles. J Neurosci. 2008;28(11):2864-73.
  10. Ferri SL, Bohm RA, Lincicome HE, Hall JC, Villella A. fruitless Gene products truncated of their male-like qualities promote neural and behavioral maleness in Drosophila if these proteins are produced in the right places at the right times. J Neurogenet. 2008;22(1):17-55.
  11. Danker JF, Hwang GM, Gauthier L, Geller A, Kahana MJ, Sekuler R. Characterizing the ERP Old-New effect in a short-term memory task. Psychophysiology. 2008;45(5):784-93.
  12. Coic E, Feldman T, Landman AS, Haber JE. Mechanisms of Rad52-independent spontaneous and UV-induced mitotic recombination in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics. 2008;179(1):199-211. [full text in PubMed Central]
  13. Chai SC, Ju T, Dang M, Goldsmith RB, Maroney MJ, Pochapsky TC. Characterization of Metal Binding in the Active Sites of Acireductone Dioxygenase Isoforms from Klebsiella ATCC 8724. Biochemistry. 2008;47(8):2428-38.
  14. Caras ML, Mackenzie K, Rodwin B, Katz DB. Investigating the motivational mechanism of altered saline consumption following 5-HT-sub(1a) manipulation. Behavioral neuroscience. 2008;122(2):407-15.
  15. Ataie NJ, Hoang QQ, Zahniser MP, Tu Y, Milne A, Petsko GA, Ringe D. Zinc coordination geometry and ligand binding affinity: the structural and kinetic analysis of the second-shell serine 228 residue and the methionine 180 residue of the aminopeptidase from Vibrio proteolyticus. Biochemistry. 2008;47(29):7673-83.
  16. Roberts DH, Wardle JFC, Lipnick SL, Selesnick PL, Slutsky S. Structure and magnetic fields in the precessing jet system SS 433. I. Multifrequency imaging from 1998. Astrophys J. 2008;676(1):584-93.
  17. Aefsky S, Amelung C, Bensinger J, Blocker C, Dushkin A, Gardner M, Hashemi K, Henry E, Kaplan B, Keselman P, Ketchum M, Landgraf U, Ostapchuk A, Rothberg J, Schricker A, Skvorodnev N, Wellenstein H. The optical alignment system of the ATLAS muon spectrometer endcaps. J Instrum. 2008;3
  18. Goodman ER, Platt R, Bass R, Onderdonk AB, Yokoe DS, Huang SS. Impact of an environmental cleaning intervention on the presence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant enterococci on surfaces in intensive care unit rooms. Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2008;29(7):593-9
  19. Lu X, Liu Y, Sun B, Cindric B, Deng L. Catalytic enantioselective peroxidation of alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones. J Am Chem Soc. 2008;130(26):8134-5.

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