2020

Ozcan SC, Sarioglu A, Altunok TH, Akkoc A, Guzel S, Guler S, Imbert-Fernandez Y, Muchut RJ, Iglesias AA, Gurpinar Y, Clem AL, Chesney JA, Yalcin A. PFKFB2 regulates glycolysis and proliferation in pancreatic cancer cells. Mol Cell Biochem. 2020 May 15. doi: 10.1007/s11010-020-03751-5. Online ahead of print. PubMed

Cereijo AE, Kuhn ML, Hernandez MA, Ballicora MA, Iglesias AA, Alvarez HM, Asencion Diez MD. Study of duplicated galU genes in Rhodococcus jostti and a putative new metabolic node for glucosamine-1P in rhodococci. BBA-GEN SUBJECTS Volume 1865, Issue 1, January 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2020.129727. PubMed

Minen RI, Martinez MP, Iglesias AA, Figueroa CM. Biochemical characterization of recombinant UDP-sugar pyrophosphorylase and galactinol synthase from Brachypodium distachyon. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2020 Aug 15;155:780-788. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2020.08.030. PubMed

Storani A, Guerrero SA, Iglesias AA. On the functionality of the N-terminal domain in xylanase 10A from Ruminococcus albus 8. Enzyme Microbial Technology. 2020 In press. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enzmictec.2020.109673

Arias DG, Cabeza MS, Echarren ML, Faral-Tello P, Iglesias AA, Robello C, Guerrero SA. On the functionality of a methionine sulfoxide reductase B from Trypanosoma cruzi. Free Radic Biol Med. 2020 Jul 15:S0891-5849(20)31132-1. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2020.06.035. PubMed.

Cereijo AE, Alvarez HM, Iglesias AA, Asencion D. Glucosamine-P and rhodococcal ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylases: A hint to (re)discover (actino)bacterial amino sugar metabolism. Biochimie. 2020 Jul 20:S0300-9084(20)30160-7. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2020.07.006. Epub ahead of print. PubMed

Ferrero DML, Piattoni CV, Asencion Diez MD, Rojas BE, Hartman MD, Ballicora MA, Iglesias AA. Phosphorylation of ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase during wheat seeds development. Front Plant Sci. 2020 Jul 10. 11:1058. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.01058.

García VS, Guerrero SA, Gugliotta LM, González VDG. A lateral flow immunoassay based on colored latex particles for detection of canine visceral leishmaniasis. Acta Trop. 2020 Jul 18;212:105643. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2020.105643. PubMed

Asencion Diez MD, Figueroa CM, Esper MC, Mascarenhas R, Aleanzi MC, Liu D, Ballicora MA, Iglesias AA. On the simultaneous activation of Agrobacterium tumefaciens ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase by pyruvate and fructose 6-phosphate. Biochimie. 2020 Apr - May;171-172:23-30. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2020.01.012. Epub2020 Jan 31. PubMed

Clemente-Moreno MJ, Omranian N, Sáez PL, Figueroa CM, Del-Saz N, Elso M, Poblete L, Orf I, Cuadros-Inostroza A, Cavieres LA, Bravo L, Fernie AR, Ribas-Carbó M, Flexas J, Nikoloski Z, Brotman Y, Gago J. Low-temperature tolerance of the Antarctic species Deschampsia antarctica: A complex metabolic response associated with nutrient remobilization. Plant Cell Environ. 2020 Feb 3. doi: 10.1111/pce.13737. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Clemente-Moreno MJ, Omranian N, Sáez P, Figueroa CM, Del-Saz N, Elso M, Poblete L, Orf I, Cuadros-Inostroza A, Cavieres L, Bravo L, Fernie A, Ribas-Carbó M, Flexas J, Nikoloski Z, Brotman Y, Gago J. Cytochrome respiration pathway and sulphur metabolism sustain stress tolerance to low temperature in the Antarctic species Colobanthus quitensis. New Phytol. 2020 Jan;225(2):754-768. doi: 10.1111/nph.16167. Epub 2019 Oct 21. PubMed

Fernández-Marín B, Gulías J, Figueroa CM, Iñiguez C, Clemente-Moreno MJ, Nunes-Nesi A, Fernie AR, Cavieres LA, Bravo LA, García-Plazaola JI, Gago J. How do vascular plants perform photosynthesis in extreme environments? An integrative ecophysiological and biochemical story. Plant J. 2020 Feb;101(4):979-1000. doi: 10.1111/tpj.14694. Epub 2020 Feb 21. PubMed

Soto-Sánchez J, Caro-Gómez LA, Paz-González AD, Marchat LA, Rivera G, Moo-Puc R, Arias DG, Ramírez-Moreno E. Biological activity of esters of quinoxaline-7-carboxylate 1,4-di-N-oxide against E. histolytica and their analysis as potential thioredoxin reductase inhibitors. Parasitol Res. 2020 Feb;119(2):695-711. doi: 10.1007/s00436-019-06580-8. Epub 2020 Jan 6. PubMed


2019

Bhayani JA, Hill BL, Sharma A, Iglesias AA, Olsen KW, Ballicora MA. Mapping of a Regulatory Site of the Escherichia coli ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase. Front Mol Biosci. 2019 Sep 25;6:89. doi: 10.3389/fmolb.2019.00089. eCollection 2019. PubMed; PMC

Rojas BE, Hartman MD, Figueroa CM, Leaden L, Podestá FE, Iglesias AA. Biochemical characterization of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinases from Arabidopsis thaliana. Biochem J. 2019 Oct 30;476(20):2939-2952. doi: 10.1042/BCJ20190523. PubMed

Sasoni N, Ferrero DML, Guerrero SA, Iglesias AA, Arias DG. First evidence of glutathione metabolism in Leptospira interrogans. Free Radic Biol Med. 2019 Nov 1;143:366-374. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2019.08.028. Epub 2019 Aug 26. PubMed

Muchut RJ, Piattoni CV, Margarit E, Tripodi KEJ, Podestá FE, Iglesias AA. Heterologous expression and kinetic characterization of the α, β and αβ blend of the PPi-dependent phosphofructokinase from Citrus sinensis. Plant Sci. 2019 Mar;280:348-354. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2018.12.012. Epub 2018 Dec 18. PubMed

Hartman MD, Minen RI, Iglesias AA, Figueroa CM. Cofactor Specificity Switch on Peach Glucitol Dehydrogenase. Biochemistry. 2019 Mar 5;58(9):1287-1294. doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.8b01240. Epub 2019 Feb 18. PubMed

Corregido MC, Asención Diez MD, Iglesias AÁ, Piattoni CV. New pieces to the carbon metabolism puzzle of Nitrosomonas europaea: Kinetic characterization of glyceraldehyde-3 phosphate and succinate semialdehyde dehydrogenases. Biochimie. 2019 Mar;158:238-245. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2019.01.013. Epub 2019 Jan 26. PubMed

de Haro LA, Arellano SM, Novák O, Feil R, Dumón AD, Mattio MF, Tarkowská D, Llauger G, Strnad M, Lunn JE, Pearce S, Figueroa CM, Del Vas M. Mal de Río Cuarto virus infection causes hormone imbalance and sugar accumulation in wheat leaves. BMC Plant Biol. 2019 Mar 22;19(1):112. doi: 10.1186/s12870-019-1709-y. PubMedPMC

Hill BL, Mascarenhas R, Patel HP, Asencion Diez MD, Wu R, Iglesias AA, Liu D, Ballicora MA. Structural analysis reveals a pyruvate-binding activator site in the Agrobacterium tumefaciens ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase. J Biol Chem. 2019 Jan 25;294(4):1338-1348. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA118.004246. Epub 2018 Nov 6. PubMed; PMC

Piñeyro MD, Arias D, Ricciardi A, Robello C, Parodi-Talice A. Oligomerization dynamics and functionality of Trypanosoma cruzi cytosolic tryparedoxin peroxidase as peroxidase and molecular chaperone. Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj. 2019 Oct;1863(10):1583-1594. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2019.06.013. Epub 2019 Jun 29. PubMed

2018

Ferrero DML, Asencion Diez MD, Kuhn ML, Falaschetti CA, Piattoni CV, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA. On the Roles of Wheat Endosperm ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase Subunits. Front Plant Sci. 2018 Oct 16;9:1498. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01498. eCollection 2018. PubMed;PMC

Figueroa CM, Kuhn ML, Hill BL, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA. Resurrecting the Regulatory Properties of the Ostreococcus tauri ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase Large Subunit. Front Plant Sci. 2018 Oct 30;9:1564. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01564. eCollection 2018. PubMed; PMC

Barchiesi J, Velazquez MB, Palopoli N, Iglesias AA, Gomez-Casati DF, Ballicora MA, Busi MV. Starch Synthesis in Ostreococcus tauri: The Starch-Binding Domains of Starch Synthase III-B Are Essential for Catalytic Activity. Front Plant Sci. 2018 Oct 25;9:1541. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.01541. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30410499; PubMed; PMC

Muchut RJ, Calloni RD, Herrera FE, Garay SA, Arias DG, Iglesias AA, Guerrero S, Elucidating paramylon and other carbohydrate metabolism in Euglena gracilis: Kinetic characterization, structure and cellular localization of UDP-glucose pyrophosphorylase. Biochimie. 2018 Nov;154:176-186. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2018.09.006. Epub 2018 Sep 15. PubMed

Rojas BE, Santin F, Ulloa RM, Iglesias AA, Figueroa CM. A fluorometric method for the assay of protein kinase activity. Anal Biochem. 2018 Sep 15;557:120-122. doi: 10.1016/j.ab.2018.07.018. Epub 2018 Jul 20. PubMed

Cereijo AE, Asencion Diez MD, Ballicora MA, Iglesias AA. Regulatory Properties of the ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase from the Clostridial Firmicutes Member Ruminococcus albus. J Bacteriol. 2018 Aug 10;200(17). pii: e00172-18. doi: 10.1128/JB.00172-18. Print 2018 Sep 1. PubMed; PMC

2017

Hill BL, Figueroa CM, Asencion Diez MD, Lunn JE, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA. On the stability of nucleoside diphosphate glucose metabolites: implications for studies of plant carbohydrate metabolism. J Exp Bot. 2017 Jun 15;68(13):3331-3337. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erx190. PubMed; PMC

Ebrecht AC, Solamen L, Hill BL, Iglesias AA, Olsen KW, Ballicora MA. Allosteric Control of Substrate Specificity of the Escherichia coli ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase. Front Chem. 2017 Jun 19;5:41. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2017.00041. eCollection 2017. PubMed; PMC

Piattoni CV, Ferrero DML, Dellaferrera I, Vegetti A, Iglesias AÁ. Cytosolic Glyceraldehyde-3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Is Phosphorylated during Seed Development. Front Plant Sci. 2017 Apr 11;8:522. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00522. eCollection 2017. PubMed; PMC

Hedin N, Barchiesi J, Gomez-Casati DF, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA, Busi MV. Identification and characterization of a novel starch branching enzyme from the picoalgae Ostreococcus tauri. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2017 Mar 15;618:52-61. doi: 10.1016/j.abb.2017.02.005. Epub 2017 Feb 21. PubMed 

Demonte AM, Asencion Diez MD, Naleway C, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA. Monofluorophosphate Blocks Internal Polysaccharide Synthesis in Streptococcus mutans. PLoS One. 2017 Jan 26;12(1):e0170483. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170483. eCollection 2017. PubMed; PMC

Hartman MD, Figueroa CM, Arias DG, Iglesias AA. Inhibition of Recombinant Aldose-6-Phosphate Reductase from Peach Leaves by Hexose-Phosphates, Inorganic Phosphate and Oxidants. Plant Cell Physiol. 2017 Jan 1;58(1):145-155. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcw180. PubMed

Barchiesi J, Hedin N, Iglesias AA, Gomez-Casati DF, Ballicora MA, Busi MV. Identification of a novel starch synthase III from the picoalgae Ostreococcus tauri. Biochimie. 2017 Feb;133:37-44. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2016.12.003. Epub 2016 Dec 19. PubMed

García VS, Gonzalez VDG, Gugliotta L, Burna A, Demonte A, Arias DG, Cabeza MS, Guerrero SA. Development of a simple and economical diagnostic test for canine leishmaniasis. Exp Parasitol. 2017 Nov;182:9-15. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2017.08.011. Epub 2017 Sep 1. PubMed

Guerrero SA, Arias DG, Cabeza MS, Law MCY, D'Amico M, Kumar A, Wilkinson SR. Functional characterisation of the methionine sulfoxide reductase repertoire in Trypanosoma brucei. Free Radic Biol Med. 2017 Nov;112:524-533. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2017.08.023. Epub 2017 Sep 1. PubMed

Asención Diez MD, Miah F, Stevenson CE, Lawson DM, Iglesias AA, Bornemann S. The Production and Utilization of GDP-glucose in the Biosynthesis of Trehalose 6-Phosphate by Streptomyces venezuelae. J Biol Chem. 2017 Jan 20;292(3):945-954. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.758664. Epub 2016 Nov 30. PubMed; PMC

Arias DG, Herrera FE, Garay AS, Rodrigues D, Forastieri PS, Luna LE, Bürgi MD, Prieto C, Iglesias AA, Cravero RM, Guerrero SA. Rational design of nitrofuran derivatives: Synthesis and valuation as inhibitors of Trypanosoma cruzi trypanothione reductase. Eur J Med Chem. 2017 Jan 5;125:1088-1097. doi:10.1016/j.ejmech.2016.10.055. Epub 2016 Oct 24. PubMed

2016

Figueroa CM, Lunn JE. A Tale of Two Sugars: Trehalose 6-Phosphate and Sucrose. Plant Physiol. 2016 Sep;172(1):7-27. doi: 10.1104/pp.16.00417. Epub 2016 Aug 1. Review. PubMed; PMC

Gago J, Daloso Dde M, Figueroa CM, Flexas J, Fernie AR, Nikoloski Z. Relationships of Leaf Net Photosynthesis, Stomatal Conductance, and Mesophyll Conductance to Primary Metabolism: A Multispecies Meta-Analysis Approach. Plant Physiol. 2016 May;171(1):265-79. doi: 10.1104/pp.15.01660. Epub 2016 Mar 14. Review. PubMedPMC

Figueroa CM, Feil R, Ishihara H, Watanabe M, Kölling K, Krause U, Höhne M, Encke B, Plaxton WC, Zeeman SC, Li Z, Schulze WX, Hoefgen R, Stitt M, Lunn JE. Trehalose 6-phosphate coordinates organic and amino acid metabolism with carbon availability. Plant J. 2016 Feb;85(3):410-23. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13114. PubMed

Cereijo AE, Asencion Diez MD, Dávila Costa JS, Alvarez HM, Iglesias AA. On the Kinetic and Allosteric Regulatory Properties of the ADP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase from Rhodococcus jostii: An Approach to Evaluate Glycogen Metabolism in Oleaginous Bacteria. Front Microbiol. 2016 Jun 2;7:830. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00830. eCollection 2016. PubMed; PMC

Raineri J, Hartman MD, Chan RL, Iglesias AA, Ribichich KF. A sunflower WRKY transcription factor stimulates the mobilization of seed-stored reserves during germination and post-germination growth. Plant Cell Rep. 2016 Sep;35(9):1875-90. doi: 10.1007/s00299-016-2002-2. Epub 2016 Jun 1. PubMed

Sasoni N, Iglesias AA, Guerrero SA, Arias DG. Functional thioredoxin reductase from pathogenic and free-living Leptospira spp. Free Radic Biol Med. 2016 Aug;97:1-13. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2016.05.008. Epub 2016 May 10. PubMed

Cabello JV, Giacomelli JI, Piattoni CV, Iglesias AA, Chan RL. The sunflower transcription factor HaHB11 improves yield, biomass and tolerance to flooding in transgenic Arabidopsis plants. J Biotechnol. 2016 Mar 20;222:73-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2016.02.015. Epub 2016 Feb 10. PubMed 

2015

Delorge I, Figueroa CM, Feil R, Lunn JE, Van Dijck P. Trehalose-6-phosphate synthase 1 is not the only active TPS in Arabidopsis thaliana. Biochem J. 2015 Mar 1;466(2):283-90. doi: 10.1042/BJ20141322. PubMed

Ebrecht AC, Orlof AM, Sasoni N, Figueroa CM, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA. On the Ancestral UDP-Glucose Pyrophosphorylase Activity of GalF from Escherichia coli. Front Microbiol. 2015 Nov 13;6:1253. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.01253. eCollection 2015. PubMed; PMC

Wu R, Asención Diez MD, Figueroa CM, Machtey M, Iglesias AA, Ballicora MA, Liu D. The Crystal Structure of Nitrosomonas europaea Sucrose Synthase Reveals Critical Conformational Changes and Insights into Sucrose Metabolism in Prokaryotes. J Bacteriol. 2015 Sep;197(17):2734-46. doi: 10.1128/JB.00110-15. Epub 2015 May 26. PubMed PMID: 26013491; PubMed; PMC

Arias DG, Piñeyro MD, Iglesias AA, Guerrero SA, Robello C. Molecular characterization and interactome analysis of Trypanosoma cruzi tryparedoxin II. J Proteomics. 2015 Apr 29;120:95-104. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2015.03.001. Epub 2015 Mar 10. PubMed

Cabeza MS, Guerrero SA, Iglesias AA, Arias DG. New enzymatic pathways for the reduction of reactive oxygen species in Entamoeba histolytica. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015 Jun;1850(6):1233-44. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2015.02.010. Epub 2015 Feb 25. PubMed