B12 SENGLE

AMACO is a component of the basement membrane-associated Fraser complex

B12 SENGLEB2 WAGENER/ PAULSSONpublicationsRichardson RJ, Gebauer JM, Zhang JL, Kobbe B, Keene DR, Karlsen KR, Richetti S, Wohl AP, Sengle G, Neiss WF, Paulsson M, Hammerschmidt M, Wagener R; J Invest Dermatol. 2014 May;134(5):1313-22. doi: 10.1038/jid.2013.492. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

Abstract Fraser syndrome (FS) is a phenotypically variable, autosomal recessive disorder characterized by cryptophthalmus, cutaneous syndactyly, and other malformations resulting from mutations in FRAS1,...   Read More

Gremlin-1 associates with fibrillin microfibrils in vivo and regulates mesothelioma cell survival through transcription factor slug

B12 SENGLEpublications Tamminen JA, Parviainen V, Rönty M, Wohl AP, Murray L, Joenväärä S, Varjosalo M, Leppäranta O, Ritvos O, Sengle G, Renkonen R, Myllärniemi M, Koli K; Oncogenesis. 2013 Aug 26;2:e66. doi: 10.1038/oncsis.2013.29.

Abstract Malignant mesothelioma is a form of cancer that is highly resistant to conventional cancer therapy for which no major therapeutic advances have been...   Read More

A correlative method for imaging identical regions of samples by micro-CT, light microscopy, and electron microscopy: imaging adipose tissue in a model system

B12 SENGLEpublicationsSengle G, Tufa SF, Sakai LY, Zulliger MA, Keene DR; J Histochem Cytochem. 2013 Apr;61(4):263-71. doi: 10.1369/0022155412473757. Epub 2012 Dec 20.

Abstract We present a method in which a precise region of interest within an intact organism is spatially mapped in three dimensions by non-invasive...   Read More

Microenvironmental regulation by fibrillin-1

B12 SENGLEpublicationsSengle, G., Tsutsui, K., Keene, D.R., Tufa, S.F., Carlson, E.J., Charbonneau, N.L., Ono, R.N., Sasaki, T., Wirtz, M.K., Samples, J.R., Fessler, L.I., Fessler, J.H., Sekiguchi, K.,Hayflick, S.J., and Sakai, L.Y., PLoS Genet. 2012 Jan;8(1):e1002425. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002425. Epub 2012 Jan 5.

Abstract   Fibrillin-1 is a ubiquitous extracellular matrix molecule that sequesters latent growth factor complexes. A role for fibrillin-1 in specifying tissue microenvironments has...   Read More

Prodomains of transforming growth factor beta (TGFbeta) superfamily members specify different functions: extracellular matrix interactions and growth factor bioavailability

B12 SENGLEpublicationsSengle, G., Ono, R.N., Sasaki, T., and Sakai, L.Y., J Biol Chem. 2011 Feb 18;286(7):5087-99. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.188615. Epub 2010 Dec 6.

Abstract The specific functions of the prodomains of TGFβ superfamily members are largely unknown. Interactions are known between prodomains of TGFβ-1-3 and latent TGFβ-binding...   Read More

Fibrillin-1 and -2 differentially modulate endogenous TGF-? and BMP bioavailability during bone formation

B12 SENGLEpublicationsNistala, H., Lee-Arteaga, S., Smaldone, S., Siciliano, G., Carta, L., Ono, R., Sengle, G., Arteaga- Solis, E., Levasseur, R., Ducy, P., Sakai, L., Karsenty, and G., Ramirez, F., J Cell Biol. 2010 Sep 20;190(6):1107-21. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201003089.

Abstract Extracellular regulation of signaling by transforming growth factor (TGF)-β family members is emerging as a key aspect of organ formation and tissue remodeling....   Read More

In vivo studies of mutant fibrillin-1 microfibrils

B12 SENGLEpublicationsCharbonneau, N.L., Carlson, E.J., Tufa, S., Sengle, G., Carlberg, V.M., Ramirez, F., Keene, D.R., and Sakai, L.Y., J Biol Chem. 2010 Aug 6;285(32):24943-55. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.130021. Epub 2010 Jun 7.

Abstract In humans, mutations in fibrillin-1 result in a variety of genetic disorders with distinct clinical phenotypes. While most of the known mutations in...   Read More

ADAMTSL-6 is a novel extracellular matrix protein that binds to fibrillin-1 and promotes fibrillin-1 fibril formation

B12 SENGLEpublicationsTsutsui, K., Manabe, R.I., Yamada, T., Nakano, I., Oguri, Y., Keene, D.R., Sengle, G., Sakai, L.Y., and Sekiguchi, K., J Biol Chem. 2010 Feb 12;285(7):4870-82. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.076919. Epub 2009 Nov 23.

Abstract ADAMTS (A disintegrin and metalloproteinase with thrombospondin motifs)-like (ADAMTSL) proteins, a subgroup of the ADAMTS superfamily, share several domains with ADAMTS proteinases, including...   Read More

Latent transforming growth factor beta-binding proteins and fibulins compete for fibrillin-1 and exhibit exquisite specificities in binding sites

B12 SENGLEpublicationsOno, R.N., Sengle, G., Charbonneau, N.L., Carlberg, V., Bächinger, H.P., Sasaki, T., Lee-Arteaga, S., Zilberberg, L., Rifkin, D.B., Ramirez, F., Chu, M.L., and Sakai, L.Y., J Biol Chem. 2009 Jun 19;284(25):16872-81. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M809348200. Epub 2009 Apr 6.

Abstract Latent transforming growth factor (TGF) beta-binding proteins (LTBPs) interact with fibrillin-1. This interaction is important for proper sequestration and extracellular control of TGFbeta....   Read More

A new model for growth factor activation: type II receptors compete with the prodomain for BMP-7

B12 SENGLEpublicationsSengle, G., Ono, R., Lyons, K.M., Bächinger, H.P., and Sakai, L.Y., J Mol Biol. 2008 Sep 12;381(4):1025-39. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2008.06.074. Epub 2008 Jul 2.

Abstract Bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) are morphogens with long-range signaling activities. BMP-7 is secreted as a stable complex consisting of a growth factor noncovalently...   Read More

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