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  • Vanessa C. McMains, Michael Myre, Lisa Kreppel, Alan R. Kimmel
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Disease models & mechanisms
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 September 2010)
  • Presenilin (PS) is the catalytic moiety of the gamma-secretase complex. PS and other gamma-secretase components are well conserved among metazoa, but their presence and function in more-distantContinue Reading
  • Leung Kim, Joseph A Brzostowski, Amit R. Majithia, Nam-Sihk Lee, Vanessa C. McMains, Alan R. Kimmel
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Development
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 February 2011)
  • In Dictyostelium, the interaction of secreted cAMP with specific cell surface receptors regulates the activation/de-activation of GSK3, which mediates developmental cell patterning. In addition,Continue Reading
  • Angus L. Dawe, Vanessa C. McMains, Maria Panglao, Shin Kasahara, Baoshan Chen, Donald L. Nuss
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Microbiology
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 September 2003)
  • Cryphonectria parasitica, the causative agent of chestnut blight, has proven to be a tractable experimental system for studying fungal pathogenesis. Moreover, the development of infectious cDNAContinue Reading