Papers

Vijayan, M., Seo, Y.-J., Pritzl, C.J., Squires, S.A., Alexander, S., Hahm, B. (2014) Sphingosine kinase 1 regulates measles virus replication. Virology, 450-451: 55-63.

Seo, Y.-J., Pritzl, C.J., Vijayan, M., Bomb, K., McClain, M.E., Alexander, S., Hahm, B.
(2013) Sphingosine Kinase 1 serves as a pro-viral factor by regulating viral RNA synthesis and nuclear export of viral ribonucleoprotein complex upon influenza virus infection.
PLoS ONE 8(8): e75005.

Alexander, S., Swatson, W.S., Alexander, H. (2013). Pharmacogenetics of resistance to cisplatin and other anticancer drugs and the role of sphingolipid metabolism. Methods in Molecular Biology 983: 185-204.

Bhattacharyya, K., Goldschmidt, B.S., Hannink, M., Alexander, S., Jurkevic, A., Viator, J.A. (2012) Gold nanoparticle-mediated detection of circulating cancer cells. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 32(1):89-101.

Seo, Y.-J., Alexander, S. Hahm, B. (2011) Does cytokine signaling link sphingolipid metabolism to host defense and immunity against virus infections. Cytokine and Growth Factor Reviews. 22: 55-61.

Alexander, H. Waldron, A. and Abell, S. (2011) Science and Me – A student driven science outreach program for lay adult audiences. Journal of College Science Teaching 40 (6): 38-44.

Alexander, S. and Alexander, H. (2011) Lead genetic studies in Dictyostelium discoideum and translational studies in human cells demonstrate that sphingolipids are key regulators of sensitivity to cisplatin and other anticancer drugs. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology. 22: 97-104

Seo, Y.-J., Blake, C., Alexander, S. Hahm, B. (2010) Sphingosine 1-phosphate-metabolizing enzymes control influenza virus propagation and viral cyto-pathogenicity. J. Virology 84: 8124-8131. Epub. June 2, 2010

.Alexander, H. and Abell, S. (2010) Intergenerational interaction rewards both sides. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships. 8: 79-82.

Sridevi, P., Alexander, H., Laviad, E.L., Min, J., Mesika, A., Hannink, M., Futerman, A.H., Alexander, S. (2010) Stress-induced ER to Golgi translocation of ceramide synthase 1 is dependent on proteasomal processing. Exp. Cell Res., Exp. Cell Res. 316: 78-91

Sridevi, P., Alexander, H., Laviad, E.L., Pewzner-Jung, Y., Hannink, M., Futerman, A.H., Alexander, S. (2009) Ceramide synthase 1 is regulated by proteasomal mediated turnover. Biochem. Biophys. Acta, 1793, 1218-1227.

Van Driessche, N., Alexander, H., Min, J., Kuspa, A., Alexander, S., and Shaulsky, G. (2007) Global transcriptional responses to cisplatin in Dictyostelium discoideum identify potential drug targets. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 104: 15406-15411.

cover of Molecular Cancer ResearchMin, J., Mesika, A., Sivaguru, M., Van Veldhoven, P.P., Alexander, H., Futerman, A.H., and Alexander, S. (2007) (Dihydro)ceramide Synthase 1-regulated sensitivity to cisplatin is associated with the activation of p38 MAP kinase and is abrogated by sphingosine kinase 1. Mol Cancer Res 5: 801-812. (COVER ARTICLE)

McCaw, D. L., Chan, A.S., Stegner, A.L., Mooney, B., Bryan, J.N, Turquist, S.E., Henry, C.J., Alexander, H., and Alexander, S. (2007) Proteomics of canine lymphoma identifies potential cancer specific protein markers. Clin Cancer Res 13: 2496-2503.

Williams, R.S., Boeckeler, K., Graf, R., Muller-Taubenberger, A., Li, Z., Isberg, R.R., Wessels, D., Soll, D.R., Alexander, H., and Alexander, S. (2006). Towards a molecular understanding of human diseases using Dictyostelium discoideum. Trends Mol Med 12: 415-424. Epub. August 4, 2006.

Min, J., Sridevi, P., Alexander, S., and Alexander, H. (2006). Sensitive cell viability assay for use in drug screens and for studying the mechanism of action of drugs in Dictyostelium discoideum. Biotechniques 41: 591-595. Epub. October 1, 2006. (Chosen for early on-line publication and FEATURED ARTICLE).

Alexander, S., Min, J., and Alexander, H. (2006). Dictyostelium discoideum to human cells: pharmacogenetic studies demonstrate a role for sphingolipids in chemoresistance. Biochim Biophys Acta 1760: 301-309.

Min, J., Van Veldhoven, P.P., Zhang, L., Hanigan, M.H., Alexander, H., and Alexander, S. (2005). Sphingosine-1-phosphate lyase regulates sensitivity of human cells to select chemotherapy drugs in a p38-dependent manner. Mol Cancer Res 3: 287-296.

Min, J., Traynor, D., Stegner, A.L., Zhang, L., Hanigan, M.H., Alexander, H., and Alexander, S. (2005) Sphingosine kinase regulates the sensitivity of Dictyostelium discoideum cells to the anticancer drug cisplatin. Eukaryotic Cell. 4: 178-189.

Alexander, H., Stegner, A.L., Wagner-Mann, C., Du Bois, G.C., Alexander, S., and Sauter, E.R. (2004). Proteomic analysis to identify breast cancer biomarkers in nipple aspirate fluid. Clinical Cancer Research . 10: 7500-7510.

Kumar, A., Wessels, D., Daniels, K.J., Alexander, H., Alexander, S., and Soll, D.R. (2004) Sphingosine-1-phosphate plays a role in the suppression of lateral pseudopod formation during Dictyostelium discoideum cell migration and chemotaxis. Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton. 59: 227-241.

Min, J., Stegner, A.L., Alexander, H. and Alexander, S. (2004). Overexpression of sphingosine-1-phosphate lyase or inhibition of sphingosine kinase in Dictyostelium discoideum results in a selective increase in sensitivity to platinum-based chemotherapy drugs. Eukaryotic Cell. 3:795-805.

09-4Alexander, S., Srinivasan, S., Alexander, H. (2003). Proteomics opens doors to the mechanisms of developmentally regulated secretion. Mol. Cell. Proteomics. 2:1156-1163 (COVER ARTICLE)

Alexander, H., Vomund, A.N., and Alexander, S. (2003). Viability assay for Dictyostelium for use in drug studies. Biotechniques. 35: 464-470.

Garcia, M. X. U., Alexander, H., Mahadeo, D., Cotter, D. A., and Alexander, S. (2003). The Dictyostelium discoideum prespore-specific catalase B functions to control late development and to protect spore viability. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1641: 55-64.

Garcia, M. X. U., C. Roberts, H. Alexander, A.M. Stewart, A. Harwood S. Alexander. and R. H. Insall. (2002). Methanol and acriflavin resistance in Dictyostelium are caused by loss of catalase. Microbiology, In Press.

Srinivasan, S., M. Traini, B. Herbert, D. Sexton, J. Harry, H. Alexander K.L.Williams and S. Alexander. (2001). Proteomic analysis of a developmentally regulated secretory vesicle. Proteomics, 1:1119-1127.

Barth C., U. Greferath, M. Kotsifas, Y. Tanaka, S. Alexander, H. Alexander and PR Fisher. 2001. Transcript mapping and processing of mitochondrial RNA in Dictyostelium discoideum. Curr Genet. 39: 355-364.

Li, G., C. Foote, S. Alexander and H. Alexander. 2001 Sphingosine-1-phosphate lyase has a central role in the development of Dictyostelium discoideum. Development. 128:3473-3483.

Li, G., H. Alexander, N. Schneider and S. Alexander. 2000. Molecular basis for resistance to anticancer drug cisplatin in Dictyostelium. Microbiology 146: 2219-2227.

09-2Srinivasan, S., K.R. Griffith, V. McGuire, A. Champion, K.L. Williams and S. Alexander. 2000. The cellulose-binding activity of the PsB multiprotein complex is required for proper assembly of the spore coat and spore viability in Dictyostelium discoideum. Microbiology, 146: 1829-1839.

Srinivasan, S., H. Alexander and S. Alexander. 2000 Pictures in cell Biology: The Dictyostelium fruiting body &endash; a structure of cells and cellulose. Trends Cell Biol., 10: 315.

Garcia, M.X.U., C. Foote, S. v.Es, P.N. Devreotes, S. Alexander and H. Alexander. 2000. Differential developmental expression and cell type specificity of Dictyostelium catalases and their response to oxidative stress and UV-light. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1492: 295-310.

Srinivasan, S., H. Alexander and S.Alexander. 2000. Crossing the finish line of development: Regulated secretion and assembly of the Dictyostelium spore coat proteins. Trends Cell Biol., 10: 215-219.

Srinivasan, S., H. Alexander and S.Alexander. 1999. The prespore vesicle of Dictyostelium discoideum: Purification, characterization and developmental regulation. J. Biol. Chem., 274: 35823-35831.

Yu, S.-L., Lee, S.-K., Alexander, H. and Alexander, S. 1998. Rapid changes of nucleotide excision repair gene expression following UV and cisplatin treatment of Dictyostelium discoideum. Nuc. Acids Res., 26: 3397-3403.

Lee, S.-K., Yu, S.-L., Alexander, H. and Alexander, S. 1998. A mutation in repB, the Dictyostelium homolog of the human xeroderma pigmentosum B gene, has increased sensitivity to UV-light but normal morphogenesis. Bioch. Bioph Acta., 1399: 161-172.

Lee, S.-K., Li, G., Yu, S.-L., Alexander, H. and Alexander, S. 1997. The Dictyostelium discoideum -1,4-mannosyltransferase gene, mntA, has two periods of developmental expression. Gene, 204: 251-258.

Alexander, S. 1997. Developmental regulation and function of glycoproteins in Dictyostelium discoideum. In Dictyostelium-a model system for cell and developmental biology. (Y. Maeda, I. Takeuchi and K. Inouye, eds.) Universal Academy Press, Tokyo., 349-362.

Lee, S.-K., S.-L. Yu., M. X. Garcia, H. Alexander and S. Alexander. 1997. Differential developmental expression of the repB and repD xeroderma pigmentosum related DNA helicase genes from Dictyostelium discoideum. Nuc. Acids Res., 25: 2365-2374.

Alexander, H. (1996) Epitope mapping using an oligonucleotide replacement method. In Epitope Mapping Protocols, Morris, G. Ed. Humana Press Inc. Totowa, New Jersey. pp. 221-232.

Lee, S.-K., S.-L. Yu., H. Alexander and S. Alexander. 1996. Increasing the specificity of colony hybridization when using heterologous probes. BioTechniques, 21: 630-632.

Alexander, H., S.-K. Lee, S.-L. Yu, and S. Alexander. 1996. repE – the Dictyostelium homolog of the human xeroderma pigmentosum group E gene is developmentally regulated and contains a leucine zipper motif. Nuc. Acids Res., 24: 2295-2301.

McGuire, V. and S. Alexander. 1996. PsB multiprotein complex of Dictyostelium discoideum: Demonstration of cellulose binding activity and order of protein subunit assembly. J. Biol. Chem., 271: 14596-14603.

Alexander, H, and S. Alexander. 1996. Identification of introns by RT-PCR. BioTechniques, 20: 778-780.

Blusch, J., S. Alexander, and W. Nellen. 1995. Multiple signal transduction pathways regulate discoidin I gene expression in Dictyostelium discoideum. Differentiation, 58: 253-260.

Hornaday, K., S. Alexander, and F. Breden. 1995. Distribution of a repeated DNA sequence in natural populations of the Trinidad guppy (Poecilia reticulata). Copeia, 1995: 809 – 817.

Hornaday, K., S. Alexander, and F. Breden. 1994. Absence of repetitive DNA sequences associated with sex chromosomes in natural populations of the Trinidad guppy (Poecilia reticulata). J. Mol. Evol., 39: 431-433.

Watson, N., V. McGuire, and S. Alexander. 1994. The PsB glycoprotein complex is secreted as a preassembled precursor of the spore coat in Dictyostelium discoideum. J. Cell Sci., 107: 2567-2579.

Watson, N., K.L. Williams, and S. Alexander. 1993. A developmentally regulated glycoprotein complex from Dictyostelium discoideum. J. Biol. Chem. , 268: 22634-22641.

09-1Alexander, S., L. Sydow, D. Wessels, and D.R. Soll. 1992. Discoidin proteins of Dictyostelium are necessary for normal cytoskeletal organization and cellular morphology during aggregation. Differentiation, 51: 149-161. (COVER ARTICLE)

Alexander, H., S. Alexander, H.M. Geysen, E.D. Getzoff, J.A. Tainer and R.A. Lerner. 1992. Altering the antigenicity of proteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 89: 3353-3356.

Alexander, S. and E.F. Rossomando. 1992. Morphogenesis in Dictyostelium discoideum. In Morphogenesis: An Analysis of the Development of Biological Form. (E.F. Rossomando and S. Alexander, eds.) Marcel Decker, New York, pp. 29-61.

Rossomando, E.F. and S. Alexander. 1992. Introduction: Synthesis and Extrapolations. In Morphogenesis: An Analysis of the Development of Biological Form. (E.F. Rossomando and S. Alexander, eds.) Marcel Decker, New York, pp.1-6.

Alexander, S., S. Leone and E. Ostermeyer. 1991. Translational control of discoidin lectin expression revealed in drsA suppressor mutants of Dictyostelium discoideum. Mol. Cell. Biol. 11: 3171-3179.

Alexander, H., S. Alexander, F. Heffron, T. Fieser, B.N. Hay, E.D. Getzoff, J.A. Tainer and R.A. Lerner 1991. Synthesis and characterization of a recombinant myohemerythrin protein encoded by a synthetic gene. Gene 99: 151-156.

Alexander, S., S. Leone, E. Ostermeyer and L. Sydow. 1990. Regulatory gene interactions controlling discoidin lectin expression in Dictyostelium discoideum. Developmental Genetics. 11: 418-424.

Sussman, R. and H. B. Alexander. (1989) Structural analysis of the carboxy terminus of bacteriophage lambda repressor determined by antipeptide antibodies. J. Bact. 171: 1235-1244.

Alexander, S. and J.H. Elder. 1989 Preparation and properties of endoglycosidases from Flavobacterium menangosepticum and their application to biological problems. Methods in Enzymology. Complex Carbohydrates Part F, Volume 179, (V. Ginsburg, ed.). Academic Press, New York, New York, pp. 505 518.

Alexander, S., E. Smith, L. Davis, A. Gooley, S. Por, L. Browne and K. Williams. 1988. Characterization of an antigenically related family of cell-type specific proteins implicated in slug migration in Dictyostelium discoideum. Differentiation 38: 82-90.

Ricksten, A., Kallin, B., Alexander, H., Dillner, J., Fahraeus, J., Klein, G., Lerner, R., Rymo, L. 1988. BamHI E region of the Epstein-Barr virus genome encodes three transformation-associated nuclear proteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA 85(4): 995-9.

Norrby, E., M.A. Munson, H. Alexander, R.A. Houghten, and R.A. Lerner. (1987) Site-directed serology with synthetic peptides representing the large glycoproteins (G) of respiratory syncytial virus. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA

Getzoff, E.D., H.M. Geysen, S.J. Rodda, H. Alexander, J.A. Tainer, and R.A. Lerner. (1987) Mechanisms of antibody binding to a protein. Science 235: 1191 1196.

Geysen, H.M., J.A. Tainer, S.J. Rodda, T.J. Mason, H. Alexander, E.D. Getzoff, and R.A. Lerner. (1987) Chemistry of antibody binding to a protein. Science 235: 1184-1190.

Soll, D.R., L. Mitchell, B. Kraft, S. Alexander, R. Finney and B. Varnum-Finney. 1987. Characterization of a timing mutant of Dictyostelium discoideum which exhibits “high frequency switching”. Dev. Biol. 120: 25-37.

Dillner, J., B. Kallin, H. Alexander, I. Ernberg, M. Uno, Y. Ono, G. Klein, and R.A. Lerner. (1986) An Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-determined nuclear antigen (EBNA 5) partly encoded by the transformation-associated Bam WYH region of EBV DNA: Preferential expression in lymphoblastoid cell lines. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 83: 6641-6645.

Alexander, S., A.M. Cibulsky and S.D. Cuneo. 1986. Multiple regulatory genes control expression of a gene family during development of Dictyostelium discoideum. Mol. Cell. Biol. 6: 4353-4361.

Elder, J.H., J.S. McGee and S. Alexander. 1986. Carbohydrate side chains of Rauscher leukemia virus envelope glycoproteins are not required to elicit a neutralizing antibody response. J. Virology 57: 340-342.

Dillner, J., B. Kallin, G. Klein, H. Jornvall, H. Alexander, and R. Lerner. (1985) Antibodies against synthetic peptides react with the second Epstein-Barr virus associated nuclear antigen. EMBO J. 4: 1813-1818.

Moriarty, A.M., H. Alexander, R.A. Lerner and G.B. Thornton. (1985) Antibodies to peptides detect new hepatitis B antigen: Serological correlation with hepatocellular carcinoma. Science 227: 429-433.

Alexander, S., A.M. Cibulsky, L. Mitchell and D.R. Soll. 1985. The regulation of “early” enzymes during the development and dedifferentiation of Dictyostelium discoideum. Differentiation. 30: 1-6.

Alexander, S. and T.M. Shinnick. 1985. Specific regulation of transcription of the discoidin gene family in Dictyostelium discoideum. Mol. Cell.Biol. 5: 984-990.

Nature-Cover-1984Tainer, J.A., E.D. Getzoff, H. Alexander, R.A. Houghten, A.J. Olson, R.A. Lerner, and W.A. Hendrickson. (1984) The reactivity of antipeptide antibodies is a function of the atomic mobility of sites in a protein. Nature 312: 127-133. (COVER ARTICLE)

Dillner, J., L. Sternas, B. Kallin, H. Alexander, B. Ehlin-Henriksson, H. Jornvall, G. Klein, and R. A. Lerner. (1984) Antibodies against a synthetic peptide identify the Epstein-Barr virus-determined nuclear antigen. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 81: 4652-4656.

LeGrice, S.F.J., H. Alexander, S. Miller and A.L. Sonenshein. (1984) Inhibition by lipiarmycin of Bacillus subtilis RNA polymerase. In Genetics and Biotechnology of Bacilli. Ganesan, A.T., and J. Hoch, eds. Academic Press, Inc., Orlando, pp. 223-234.

Shinnick, T.M., J.G. Sutcliffe, N. Green, J.L. Bittle, H. Alexander, R.A. Lerner, J.L. Gerin, D.J. Rowlands, and F. Brown. (1984) Molecular basis of antivirus serotype specificity. In Modern Approaches to Vaccines. Channock, R.M. and R.A. Lerner, eds. Cold Spring Harbor Press, New York, pp. 77-85.

Alexander, H. and R.A. Lerner. (1984) Chemically synthesized peptide analogs of the hepatitis B Surface Antigen. In Advances in Hepatitis Research. Chisari, F.V., ed. Masson Publishing USA, Inc., New York, pp. 223-229.

Alexander, S. and J.H. Elder. 1984. Carbohydrate dramatically influences immune reactivity of antisera prepared against viral glycoprotein antigens. Science 226: 1328-1330.

Plummer, J.H., J.H. Elder, S. Alexander, A.W. Phelan and A.L. Tarentino. 1984. Demonstration of peptide N-glycosidase F activity in endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase F preparations. J.Biol.Chem. 259: 10700-10704.

Alexander, S., S.C. Hubbard and J.L. Strominger. 1984. HLA-DR antigens of autologous melanoma and B-lymphoblastoid cell lines: Differences in glycosylation but not protein structure. J. Immunology 133: 315-320.

Alexander, H., D.A. Johnson, J. Rosen, L. Jerabek, N. Green, I.L. Weissman, and R.A. Lerner. (1983) Mimicking the alloantigenicity of proteins with chemically synthesized peptides differing in single amino acids. Nature 306: 697 699.

Shinnick, T.M., J.G. Sutcliffe, J.L. Gerin, R.H. Purcell, J.L. Bittle, H. Alexander, D.J. Rowlands, F.Brown, and R.A. Lerner. (1983) The chemical nature of antiviral serotype specificity. In Affinity Chromatography and Biological Recognition. Chaiken, I.M., ed. Academic Press, Inc., Orlando, pp. 343-353.

Milich, D.R., H. Alexander and F.V. Chisari. (1983) Genetic regulation of the immune response to Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg). III. Circumvention of nonresponsiveness in mice bearing HBsAg nonresponder haplotypes. J. Immunol. 130: 1401-1407.

Gerin, J.L., H. Alexander, J.W. Shih, R.H. Purcell, G. Dapolito, R. Engle, N. Green, J.G. Sutcliffe, T.M. Shinnick, and R.A. Lerner. (1983) Chemically synthesized peptides of Hepatitis B surface Antigen duplicate the d/y specificities and induce subtype-specific antibodies in chimpanzees. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 80: 2365-2369.

Alexander, S. 1983. The life and times of the cellular slime molds. A review of the book The Development of Dictyostelium discoideum (W.F. Loomis, ed.). Cell 34: 703-704.

Alexander, S., T.M. Shinnick and R.A. Lerner. 1983. Mutants of Dictyostelium discoideum blocked in expression of all members of the developmentally regulated discoidin multi-gene family. Cell 34:467-475.

Alexander, S., A.M. Cibulsky and R.A. Lerner. 1983. Ion dependence of the discoidin I lectin from Dictyostelium discoideum. Differentiation 24: 209-212.

Borst, J., S. Alexander, J. Elder and C. Terhorst. 1983. The T3 complex on human T lymphocytes involves four structurally distinct glycoproteins. J. Biol. Chem. 258: 5135-5141.

Bittle, J.L., R.A. Houghten, H. Alexander, T.M. Shinnick, J.G. Sutcliffe, R.A. Lerner, D.J. Rowlands, and F. Brown. (1982) Protection against Foot-and-Mouth disease by immunization with a chemically synthesized peptide predicted from the viral nucleotide sequence. Nature 298: 30-33.

Elder, J.H. and S. Alexander. 1982. Endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase F: Endoglycosidase from Flavobacterium menangosepticum which cleaves both “high mannose” and “complex” type glycoproteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 79: 4540-4544.

Green, N., H. Alexander, A. Olson, S. Alexander, T.M. Shinnick, J.G. Sutcliffe and R.A. Lerner. 1982. Immunogenic structure of the influenza virus hemagglutinin. Cell 28: 477-487.

Ray, J., T.M. Shinnick, S. Alexander and R.A. Lerner. 1982. Genetics and biochemistry of cell recognition molecules in D. discoideum. ICN-UCLA Winter Conference on Cellular Recognition. (L. Glaser, W. Frazier, and D. Gottlieb, eds.) Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, pp. 789-793.

Lerner, R.A., N. Green, H. Alexander, F.-T. Liu, J.G. Sutcliffe, and T.M. Shinnick. (1981) Chemically synthesized peptides predicted from the nucleotide sequence of the hepatitis B virus genome elicit antibodies reactive with the native envelope protein of Dane particles. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 78: 3403-3407.

Mulder, A., S. Alexander, C.P. Engelfriet, A.E.G. Kr. von dem Borne and J.L. Strominger. 1981. Characterization by immunoprecipitation of myeloid- and monocyte-specific antigens present on the promyelocytic cell-line (HL-60) in three stages of differentiation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 78: 5091-5095.

Sonenshein, A.L. and H.B. Alexander. (1979) Initiation of transcription in vitro is inhibited by lipiarmycin. J. Mol. Biol. 127: 55-72.

Edson, C.M. and S. Alexander. 1978. Partial purification of the Epstein-Barr virus-associated nuclear antigen (EBNA). Fed. Proc. 37: 1561.

Sonenshein, A.L., H.B. Alexander, D.M. Rothstein and S.H. Fisher. (1977) Lipiarmycin-resistant ribonucleic acid polymerase mutants of Bacillus subtilis. J. Bact. 132: 73-79.

Alexander, S. 1976. Effect of trypsin on cell adhesion and cell contact mediated gene expression in Dictyostelium discoideum. Ph.D. Thesis, Brandeis University.

Sussman, M., S. Alexander, C. Boshwitz, R. Brackenbury, A. Cohen and J. Schindler. 1975. Morphogenetic feedback and gene expression in Dictyostelium discoideum. ICN-UCLA Winter Conference on Developmental Biology (D. MacMahon and C.F. Fox, eds.) W. Benjamin Publishers, Philadelphia, PA, pp. 89-108.

Sussman, R. and H. Ben-Ze’ev. (1975) Proposed mechanism of bacteriophage lambda induction: Acquisition of binding sites for lambda repressor by DNA of the host. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 72: 1973-1976.

Hattori, J., H. Ben-Ze’ev, Z. Silberstein, C. Tesone, and A. Torriani. (1975) Ribonucleic acid polymerase of germinating Bacillus cereus. J. Bact. 124: 542 549.

Cohen, A., H. Ben-Ze’ev and Z. Silberstein. (1975) Control of temporal gene expression during outgrowth of Bacillus cereus spores. In Spores VI. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C., pp. 478-482

Ben-Ze’ev, H., J. Hattori, Z. Silberstien, C. Tesone, and A. Torriani. (1975) Ribonucleic acid polymerase from dormant and germinating spores of Bacillus cereus T. In Spores VI, American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C., pp. 472-477.

Alexander, S. and M. Sussman. 1975. Trehalose-6-phosphate synthetase activity in extracts of Dictyostelium discoideum. Dev. Biol. 46: 211-215.

Alexander, S., R.W. Brackenbury and M. Sussman. 1975. Tryptic destruction of aggregative competence in Dictyostelium discoideum and subsequent recovery. Nature 254: 698-699.

Brackenbury, R.W., J. Schindler, S. Alexander and M. Sussman. 1974. A choice of morphogenetic pathways in Dictyostelium discoideum induced by the adenosine analog formycin B. J. Mol. Biol. 90: 529-539.

Rossomando, E.F., A.S. Steffek, D.K. Mujwid and S. Alexander. 1974. Scanning electron microscopic observations on cell surface changes during aggregation of Dictyostelium discoideum. Exptl. Cell Res. 85: 73-78.

Mazor, Z., H. Ben-Ze’ev, Z. Silberstein and A. Cohen. (1973) Bacillus cereus outgrowth “early proteins” and their possible role in control of transcription. In Control of Gene Expression. Kohn A. and A. Shatkay, eds. Plenum Publishing Corp., New York, pp. 25-35.

Cohen, A., H. Ben-Ze’ev and J. Yashouv. (1973) Outgrowth of Bacillus cereus spores harboring bacteriophage CP-51 DNA. I. Initiation of bacteriophage development. J. Virol. 11: 648-654.

Ben-Ze’ev, H. (1972) The development of the phage CP-51 trapped in spores of B. Cereus during spore germination. M.Sc. Thesis, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

Friedman, S. and S. Alexander. 1971. Multiple forms of trehalase in Phormia regina. Bioch. Bioph. Res. Comm. 42: 818-823.