Publications

Selected publications:

M.D. Garcia-Castillo, WI Lencer and D.J.-F. Chinnapen (2018) “Transcytosis Assay for Transport of Glycosphingolipids across MDCK-II Cells. Bio Protoc. 2018 Oct 20;8(20). pii: e3049.

Cho JA, Chinnapen DJF. 2018 Targeting friend and foe: Emerging therapeutics in the age of gut microbiome and disease. J Microbiol. Mar;56(3):183-188. Review
M.D. Garcia-Castillo*, D.J.-F. Chinnapen* et al. (2018) " Mucosal absorption of therapeutic peptides by harnessing the endogenous sorting of glycosphingolipids" eLife  May 31;7. pii: e34469.CA Day, NW Baetz, CA

Chinnapen DJ, Hsieh WT, te Welscher YM, Saslowsky DE, Kaoutzani L, Brandsma E, D'Auria L, Park H, Wagner JS, Drake KR, Kang M, Benjamin T, Ullman MD, Costello CE, Kenworthy AK, Baumgart T, Massol RH, Lencer WI. (2012) “Lipid Sorting by Ceramide Structure from Plasma Membrane to ER for the Cholera Toxin Receptor GM1.” Developmental Cell. 23:3, 573-586. Featured in Article “GM1 Gets Sorted” Nat. Chem. Biol (2012) 8, 873. 

te Welscher YM, Chinnapen DJ, Kaoutzani L, Mrsny RJ, Lencer WI. (2014) “Unsaturated glycoceramides as molecular carriers for mucosal drug delivery of GLP-1 analogues.” J. Contr. Release. 175: 72-8. 

D. J.-F. Chinnapen, H. Chinnapen, D. Saslowsky and W.I. Lencer. (2007) “Rafting with Cholera Toxin: Endocytosis and Trafficking from the Plasma Membrane to ER.” (Review) FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 266: 129-137 

D.J.-F. Chinnapen and D. Sen. (2004) “A Deoxyribozyme that Harnesses Light to Repair Thymine Dimers in DNA.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 101: 65-69. Featured in Article “Light-Triggered DNA Self Repair” Chem. & Eng. News (2004) 82:1, 21.