Pharmacology 514:
Current Topics in Pharmacology
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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Room T-473 HSC

Speaker: Paul Muchowski
Topic: Bring Some Chips and Learn About CHIP: a U-box-containing E3 Ligase for Misfolded Proteins


  1. Wanping Xu, Monica Marcu, Xitong Yuan, Edward Mimnaugh, Cam Patterson, and Len Neckers. Chaperone-dependent E3 ubiquitin ligase CHIP mediates a degradative pathway for c-ErbB2/Neu. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. October 1, 2002; 99(20): 12847-1285.

  2. Yuzuru Imai, Mariko Soda, Shigetsugu Hatakeyama, Takumi Akagi, Tsutomu Hashikawa, Kei-Ichi Nakayama, and Ryosuke Takahashi. CHIP is associated with Parkin, a Gene Responsible for Familial Parkinson's Disease, and Enhances Its Ubiquitin Ligase Activity. Molecular Cell. July 2002. 10(1): 55-67.

  3. Simon Alberti, Jens Demand, Claudia Esser, Niels Emmerich, Hansjorg Schild, and Jorg Hohfeld. Ubiquitylation of BAG-1 suggests a novel regulatory mechanism during the sorting of chaperone substrates to the proteasome. Journal of Biological Chemistry. November 29, 2002; 277(48): 45920-45927.

  1. Douglas Cyr, Jorg Hohfeld, and Cam Patterson. Protein quality control: U-box-containing E3 ubiquitin ligases join the fold. Trends in Biochemical Sciences. July 2002; 27(7): 368-375.

  2. T. Wiederkehra, B. Bukaua, and A. Buchberger. Protein turnover: a CHIP programmed for proteolysis. Current Biology. January 8, 2002; 12(1): R26-28.

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