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Recent publications (2000-2011):

  1. 1.Juhasova B, Mentel M, Bhatia-Kissova I, Zeman I, Kolarov J, Forte M & Polcic P (2011) BH3-only protein Bim inhibits activity of antiapoptotic members of Bcl-2 family when expressed in yeast. FEBS Letters 585: 2709–2713.

  2. 2.Laco J, Zeman I, Pevala V, Polcic P & Kolarov J (2010) Adenine nucleotide transport via Sal1 carrier compensates for the essential function of mitochondrial ADP/ATP carrier. FEMS Yeast Research 10:290-296.

  3. 3.Pevala V, Kolarov J & Polcic P (2007) Alterations in mitochondrial morphology of Schizosaccharomyces pombe induced by cell-death promoting agents. Folia Microbiologica 52: 381-390

  4. 4.Mentel M, Piskur J, Neuveglise C, Rycovska A, Cellengova G & Kolarov J (2005) Triplicate genes for mitochondrial ADP/ATP carriers in the aerobic yeast Yarrowia lipolytica are regulated differentially in the absence of oxygen. Mol Genet Genomics 273: 84-91

  5. 5.Trancikova A, Weisova P, Kissova I, Zeman I & Kolarov J (2004) Production of reactive oxygen species and loss of viability in yeast mitochondrial mutants: protective effect of Bcl-xL. FEMS Yeast Research 5: 149-156

  6. 6.Polcicova K, Kempna P, Sabova L, Gavurnikova G, Polcic P & Kolarov J (2003) The delivery of ADP/ATP carrier protein to mitochondria probed by fusions with green fluorescent protein and β-galactosidase. FEMS Yeast Research 4: 315-321

  7. 7.Poliakova D, Sokolikova B, Kolarov J & Sabova L (2002) The antiapoptotic protein Bcl-x(L) prevents the cytotoxic effect of Bax, but not Bax-induced formation of reactive oxygen species, in Kluyveromyces lactis. Microbiology 148: 2789-2795

  8. 8.Kolarov, J. (2001) ADP/ATP translocase. Wiley Encyclopedia of Molecular Medicine, John Wiley & Sons, 2001, 94-97

  9. 9.Sokolikova B, Sabova L, Kissova I & Kolarov J (2000) A carbon-source-responsive element is required for regulation of the hypoxic ADP/ATP carrier (AAC3) isoform in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochemical Journal 352 (Pt 3): 893-898

  10. 10.Kissova I, Polcic P, Kempna P, Zeman I, Sabova L & Kolarov J (2000) The cytotoxic action of Bax on yeast cells does not require mitochondrial ADP/ATP carrier but may be related to its import to the mitochondria. FEBS Letters 471: 113-118

Prof. Jordan Kolarov is at the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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Comenius University in Bratislava

Faculty of Natural Sciences

Department of Biochemistry

Mlynska dolina CH-1, Ilkovicova 6

842 15 Bratislava 4

Slovak Republic

Phone:   +421-2-60296-539

Fax:        +421-2-60296-452


Last update: August 16, 2015