V M Berthoud
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Berthoud V, Minogue P, Lambert P, Snabb J, Beyer E. The Cataract-linked Mutant Connexin50D47A Causes Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Mouse Lenses. J Biol Chem. 2016;291:17569-78 pubmed publisher....
- ..Dominantly inherited cataracts may result from effects of the connexin mutant on its wild type isotype, the other co-expressed wild type connexin and/or its interaction with other cellular components. ..
- Falk M, Kells R, Berthoud V. Degradation of connexins and gap junctions. FEBS Lett. 2014;588:1221-9 pubmed publisher..In this review, we summarize the current knowledge about connexin and gap junction degradation including the signals and protein-protein interactions that participate in their targeting for degradation. ..
- Berthoud V, Minogue P, Snabb J, Dzhashiashvili Y, Novak L, Zoltoski R, et al. Connexin23 deletion does not affect lens transparency. Exp Eye Res. 2016;146:283-8 pubmed publisher..These results suggest that although Cx23 expression can influence the abundance of the co-expressed lens fiber connexins, heterozygous or homozygous expression of a Cx23-null allele does not alter lens transparency...