Recent Scholarship

Scholarly Articles

Papers published by our faculty in the last three years.

Helen Turner

Small-Howard, A. and Turner, H. Exposure to tobacco-derived materials induces over-production of secreted proteinases in mast cells. (2005). Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 204: 152-63.

Small-Howard A. and Turner H. Anti-inflammatory potential of CB1-mediated cAMP elevation in mast cells. (2005). Biochemical Journal. 388: 465-473.

Chinami M, Yano Y, Yang X, Salahuddin S, Moriyama K, Shiroishi M, Turner H, Shirakawa T, Adra CN. (2005) Binding of HTm4 to cyclin-dependent kinase (Cdk)-associated phosphatase (KAP).Cdk2.cyclin A complex enhances the phosphatase activity of KAP, dissociates cyclin A, and facilitates KAP dephosphorylation of Cdk2. J Biol Chem. 280(17):17235-42.

Kutok JL, Yang X, Folkerth RD, Imitola J, Raddassi K, Yano Y, Salahuddin S, Lawitts J, Imboden H, Chinami M, Shirakawa T, Turner H, Khoury S, Sayegh MH, Scadden D, Adra C. (2005) The cell cycle associated protein, HTm4, is expressed in differentiating cells of the hematopoietic and central nervous system in mice. J Mol Histol. 36(1-2):77-87.

Stokes, A.J., Shimoda. LMN, Lee, JW, Rillero, C, Chang YT and Turner, H. (2006). FceRI control of Ras in mast cells via inositol (1,4,5) trisphosphate 3-kinase and InsP4. Cellular Signaling. 18: 640-51.

Stokes, A.J., Wakano, C., Koblan-Huberson, M., and Turner, H. (2006). TRPA1 is a substrate for de-ubiquitination by the tumor suppressor CYLD in mast cells. Cellular Signaling. 18:1584-1594.

Vig, M., Peinelt, C., Beck, A., Koomoa D.L., Rabah, D., Koblan-Huberson, M., Kraft, S., Turner, H., Fleig, A., Penner, R., Kinet, J.P. (2006) CRACM1 is a plasma membrane protein essential for store-operated Ca2+ entry. Science. 312: 1220-3.

Small-Howard, A., Shimoda, L.M.N., Chang, Y.T., Turner, H., and Stokes A.J. Calcium dependent transcriptional programs in mast cells: inositol (1,4,5) trisphosphate 3-kinase is a store-operated gene. Submitted.

Del Carmen, K., Shimoda, L.M, Kuhn, M., Stokes, A., and Turner , H., Secretagogue-mediated coupling to the RAS by TRPV1 in cardiac mast cells. Submitted.

Prasad, P., Yanagihara, A.., Turner , H. and Stokes, A. Secretogranin III directs secretory vesicle biogenesis in mast cells. Journal of Immunology, in press..

M. Lee Goff

Uchida, G.K., B.E. Mackey, R.L. Vargas, J.W. Beardsley, D.E. Hardy, M.L. Goff & J.D. Stark. 2006. Response of nontarget insects to methyl eugenol, Cue-Lure, Trimedlure and protein bait bucket traps on Kauai Island, Hawaii, USA. Proc. Hawaii. Entomol. Soc. 38:61-72.

LaPointe, D.A. & M.L. Goff. 2008. Altitudinal distribution, abundance, and parit y of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) and its relevance to the transmission of Plasmodium relictum (Haemosporidia: Plasmodiidae) in a Hawaiian rainforest. J. Med. Entomol. (in press)

Goff, M.L. 2008. Early Postmortem Changes and Stages of Decomposition in Exposed Cadavers. J. Applied Acarology, Spec. Issue (in press).

LaPointe DA, Goff ML, Atkinson CT. Comparative susceptibility of introduced forest-dwelling mosquitoes in Hawai'i to avian malaria, Plasmodium relictum. J Parasitol. 2005 Aug;91(4):843-9.

Joel Kawakami

Evgueni L. Piantnitski, Matthew A.J. Duncton, Alexander S. Kiselyov, Reeti Katoch-Rouse, Dan Sherman, Daniel Milligan, Chris Balagtas, Wai Wong, Joel Kawakami, Jacqueline F. Doody. “Arylphthalazines, Part I. Identification of a New Phthalazine Chemotype as Inhibitors of VEGFR.” Manuscript submitted to Biorg & Med Chem Letters.

Matthew A.J. Dunction, Evgueni L. Piatnitski, Reeti Katoch-Rouse, Leon M. Smith II, Alexander S. Kiselyov, Daniel Milligan, Chris Balagtas, Wai Wong, Joel Kawakami, Jacquiline F. Doody. “Arylphthalazines, Part 2. 1-(5-Isoquinolin)-4-aminoaryl Phthalazines as Potent Inhibitors of VEGF Receptors I and II.” Manuscript submitted to Biorg & Med Chem Letters.

Teena Michael

Michael, T., Shin, H., Hanna, R. A review of biofouling community development in marine ecology. Accepted.

Michael R. Dohm

Dohm, M. R., W. J. Mautz, R. E. Dorrat and J. R. Stevens. 2008 Effects of ozone exposure on feeding and exploratory behavior of an amphibian, Bufo marinus. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27(5):151-158

Pfifer, B., and M. R. Dohm. 2007. Heat shock protein 70 is induced at room temperature in Hawaiian Drosophila. Integrative and Comparative Biology 33:P1.95.

Dohm MR, Mautz WJ, Andrade JA, Gellert KS, Salas-Ferguson LJ, Nicolaisen N, Fujie N. Effects of ozone exposure on nonspecific phagocytic capacity of pulmonary macrophages from an amphibian, Bufo marinus. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2005 Jan;24(1):205-10

Dohm, M. R., B. T. Johnson, A. Machado, J. G. Maresh. Ozone dysregulates cardiac and pulmonary transcripts in the Apo E (-/-) mouse. Abstract #210. Accepted 12/7/07 for 2008 Society of Toxicology meeting, Seattle, WA.

Maresh, J. G., M. R. Dohm, and B. T. Johnson, A. Machado, Ozone exposure dysregulates key endothelial transcripts in the Apo E (-/-) mouse. Abstract #210. Accepted 12/7/07 for 2008 Society of Toxicology meeting, Seattle, WA.

Books, Textbooks, and Chapters

Goff, M.L. & W.D. Lord. in press, Forensic Entomology. In: Human Identification Forensic Methods, Lorente & Lorente, eds. BioTechniques Books, Eaton Publ., Natick, MA.

Goff, M.L. A Fly for The Prosecution. Harvard University Press. 2001.

Cooke, David. The Physics of Photography. In preparation.

Turner, H., del Carmen, K., and Stokes, A.J. (2006). TRPV cation channels in mast cells. in Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology: TRP Channels. Veit Flockerzi and Bernd Nilius, Eds. In press. Review.

Bulent TeremBicyclic Systems with ring junction sulfur, selenium or tellurium atoms”. Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2nd Ed.