MCB 5217: Biosynthesis of Nucleic Acids and Proteins (TBD)
Description: Mechanisms of protein and RNA synthesis in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Topics such as RNA processing, gene splicing, and control of protein and RNA synthesis are discussed.
New publication in Cell Stress & Chaperones, titled “Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) suppresses biomarkers of cell stress and kidney injury in diabetic mice.” [In print]
Wright KT, Gardina C, Vella AT. Therapeutic targeting of the inflammome. Biochem Pharmacol. 2014; doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2014.08.027 [in print]
- Ononye SN, Vanheyst MD, Giardina C, Wright L, Anderson AC. Studies on the antiproliferative effects of tropolone derivatives in Jurkat T-lymphocyte cells. Bioorg Med Chem, 2014; 289(5):2978-91.
- Chopra AS, Anderson A, Giardina C. Novel piperazine-based compounds inhibit microtubule dynamics and sensitize colon cancer cells to Tumor Necrosis Factor-induced apoptosis. J Biol Chem, 2013.