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Certificate in Biotechnology
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Harvard University, Cambridge MA
(General Sciences)


Oshry L, Meers P, Mealy T, Pavlotsky N, Tauber AI. Annexin-mediated membrane fusion in human neutrophils.  Trans Assoc Am Physicians. 1991;104:213-220.

Oshry L, Meers P, Mealy T, Tauber AI. Annexin-mediated membrane fusion of human neutrophil plasma membranes and phospholipid vesicles.  Biochim Biophys Acta. 1991; 1066:239-244.

Meers P, Mealy T, Pavlotsky N, Tauber AI. Annexin I-mediated vesicular aggregation: mechanism and role in human neutrophils. Biochemistry. 1992; 31:6372-6382.

Meers P, Mealy T, Tauber AI. Annexin I interactions with human neutrophil specific granules: fusogenicity and coaggregation with plasma membrane vesicles.  Biochim Biophys Acta. 1993;1147:177-184.

Meers P, Mealy T. Relationship between annexin V tryptophan exposure, calcium, and phospholipid binding. Biochemistry. 1993; 32:5411-5418.

Meers P, Mealy T. Calcium-dependent annexin V binding to phospholipids: stoichiometry, specificity, and the role of negative charge.  Biochemistry. 1993; 32:11711-11721.

Meers P, Mealy T. Phospholipid determinants for annexin V binding sites and the role of tryptophan 187. Biochemistry. 1994; 33:5829-5837.

Campos B, Mo YD, Mealy TR, Li CW, Swairjo MA, Balch C, Head JF, Retzinger G, Dedman JR, Seaton BA. Mutational and crystallographic analyses of interfacial residues in annexin V suggest direct interactions with phospholipid membrane components.  Biochemistry. 1998; 37:8004-8010.

Wu F, Gericke A, Flach CR, Mealy TR, Seaton BA, Mendelsohn R.Domain structure and molecular conformation in annexin V/1,2-dimyristoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphate/Ca2+ aqueous monolayers: a Brewster angle microscopy/infrared reflection-absorption spectroscopy study.  Biophys J. 1998; 74:3273-3281.

Wu F, Flach CR, Seaton BA, Mealy TR, Mendelsohn R. Stability of annexin V in ternary complexes with Ca2+ and anionic phospholipids: IR studies of monolayer and bulk phases.  Biochemistry. 1999; 38:792-799.

Capila I, VanderNoot VA, Mealy TR, Seaton BA, Linhardt RJ.Interaction of heparin with annexin V.  FEBS Lett. 1999; 446:327-330.
Kaetzel MA, Mo YD, Mealy TR, Campos B, Bergsma-Schutter W, Brisson A, Dedman JR, Seaton BA. Phosphorylation mutants elucidate the mechanism of annexin IV-mediated membrane aggregation.  Biochemistry. 2001; 40:4192-4199.

Capila I, Hernaiz MJ, Mo YD, Mealy TR, Campos B, Dedman JR, Linhardt RJ, Seaton BA. Annexin V—heparin oligosaccharide complex suggests heparan sulfate—mediated assembly on cell surfaces.  Structure. 2001; 9:57-64.
Alekshun MN, Levy SB, Mealy TR, Seaton BA, Head JF.The crystal structure of MarR, a regulator of multiple antibiotic resistance, at 2.3 A resolution. Nat Struct Biol. 2001; 8:710-4.

Mo Y, Campos B, Mealy TR, Commodore L, Head JF, Dedman JR, Seaton BA. Interfacial basic cluster in annexin V couples phospholipid binding and trimer formation on membrane surfaces.  J Biol Chem. 2003; 278:2437-2443.

Head JF, Mealy TR, McCormack FX, Seaton BA.Crystal structure of trimeric carbohydrate recognition and neck domains of surfactant protein A. J Biol Chem. 2003; 278:43254-43260.

Crouch E, McDonald B, Smith K, Cafarella T, Seaton B, Head J. Contributions of phenylalanine 335 to ligand recognition  by human surfactant protein D: ring interactions with SP-D ligands.
J Biol Chem. 2006 Jun 30;281(26):18008-14. Epub 2006 Apr 24.