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Wolfgang Epstein

TitleEmeritus/Emerita, Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentMol Gen/Cell Bio
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    R55GM053018     (EPSTEIN, WOLFGANG)Sep 11, 1995 - Aug 31, 1997
    NIH
    STRUCTURE OF THE KDP ATPASE OF E COLI
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01GM022323     (EPSTEIN, WOLFGANG)Sep 1, 1978 - Aug 31, 1994
    NIH
    BIOCHEMICAL STUDIES OF ATP-DRIVEN BACTERIAL TRANSPORT
    Role: Principal Investigator

    T32GM007543     (EPSTEIN, WOLFGANG)Jul 1, 1977 - Jun 30, 1988
    NIH
    TRAINING PROGRAM IN HUMAN AND BIOCHEMICAL GENETICS
    Role: Principal Investigator

    T32GM007281     (CLARK, MARCUS RAMSAY)Jul 1, 1975 - Jun 30, 2023
    NIH
    Medical Scientist National Research Service Award
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

    T32GM007197     (ROTHMAN-DENES, LUCIA B. B)Jul 1, 1975 - Jun 30, 2021
    NIH
    Genetics and Regulation
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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    1. Epstein W. The KdpD Sensor Kinase of Escherichia coli Responds to Several Distinct Signals To Turn on Expression of the Kdp Transport System. J Bacteriol. 2016 01 15; 198(2):212-20. PMID: 26350129; PMCID: PMC4751791.
      Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    2. Buurman ET, McLaggan D, Naprstek J, Epstein W. Multiple paths for nonphysiological transport of K+ in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 2004 Jul; 186(13):4238-45. PMID: 15205426; PMCID: PMC421619.
      Citations: 26     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    3. Epstein W. The roles and regulation of potassium in bacteria. Prog Nucleic Acid Res Mol Biol. 2003; 75:293-320. PMID: 14604015.
      Citations: 199     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    4. McLaggan D, Jones MA, Gouesbet G, Levina N, Lindey S, Epstein W, Booth IR. Analysis of the kefA2 mutation suggests that KefA is a cation-specific channel involved in osmotic adaptation in Escherichia coli. Mol Microbiol. 2002 Jan; 43(2):521-36. PMID: 11985727.
      Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    5. Dorus S, Mimura H, Epstein W. Substrate-binding clusters of the K+-transporting Kdp ATPase of Escherichia coli investigated by amber suppression scanning mutagenesis. J Biol Chem. 2001 Mar 30; 276(13):9590-8. PMID: 11106663.
      Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    6. Brandon L, Dorus S, Epstein W, Altendorf K, Jung K. Modulation of KdpD phosphatase implicated in the physiological expression of the kdp ATPase of Escherichia coli. Mol Microbiol. 2000 Dec; 38(5):1086-92. PMID: 11123681.
      Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    7. Malli R, Epstein W. Expression of the Kdp ATPase is consistent with regulation by turgor pressure. J Bacteriol. 1998 Oct; 180(19):5102-8. PMID: 9748442; PMCID: PMC107545.
      Citations: 24     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    8. Buurman ET, Kim KT, Epstein W. Genetic evidence for two sequentially occupied K+ binding sites in the Kdp transport ATPase. J Biol Chem. 1995 Mar 24; 270(12):6678-85. PMID: 7896809.
      Citations: 35     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    9. McLaggan D, Naprstek J, Buurman ET, Epstein W. Interdependence of K+ and glutamate accumulation during osmotic adaptation of Escherichia coli. J Biol Chem. 1994 Jan 21; 269(3):1911-7. PMID: 7904996.
      Citations: 84     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    10. Epstein W, Buurman E, McLaggan D, Naprstek J. Multiple mechanisms, roles and controls of K+ transport in Escherichia coli. Biochem Soc Trans. 1993 Nov; 21(4):1006-10. PMID: 8131887.
      Citations: 32     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    11. Naprstek J, Walderhaug MO, Epstein W. Purification and kinetic characterization of the Kdp-ATPase. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1992 Nov 30; 671:481-3. PMID: 1288346.
      Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Cells
    12. Walderhaug MO, Polarek JW, Voelkner P, Daniel JM, Hesse JE, Altendorf K, Epstein W. KdpD and KdpE, proteins that control expression of the kdpABC operon, are members of the two-component sensor-effector class of regulators. J Bacteriol. 1992 Apr; 174(7):2152-9. PMID: 1532388; PMCID: PMC205833.
      Citations: 64     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    13. Polarek JW, Williams G, Epstein W. The products of the kdpDE operon are required for expression of the Kdp ATPase of Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1992 Apr; 174(7):2145-51. PMID: 1532387; PMCID: PMC205832.
      Citations: 42     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    14. Epstein W. Kdp, a bacterial P-type ATPase whose expression and activity are regulated by turgor pressure. Acta Physiol Scand Suppl. 1992; 607:193-9. PMID: 1449064.
      Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    15. McLaggan D, Epstein W. Escherichia coli accumulates the eukaryotic osmolyte taurine at high osmolarity. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1991 Jun 15; 65(2):209-13. PMID: 1884995.
      Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    16. Dosch DC, Helmer GL, Sutton SH, Salvacion FF, Epstein W. Genetic analysis of potassium transport loci in Escherichia coli: evidence for three constitutive systems mediating uptake potassium. J Bacteriol. 1991 Jan; 173(2):687-96. PMID: 1987159; PMCID: PMC207060.
      Citations: 55     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    17. Kim SY, McLaggan D, Epstein W. The gdhA gene is located at 38.6 minutes on the Escherichia coli map. J Bacteriol. 1990 Oct; 172(10):6127-8. PMID: 2170342; PMCID: PMC526939.
      Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    18. McLaggan D, Logan TM, Lynn DG, Epstein W. Involvement of gamma-glutamyl peptides in osmoadaptation of Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 1990 Jul; 172(7):3631-6. PMID: 1972940; PMCID: PMC213336.
      Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    19. Epstein W, Walderhaug MO, Polarek JW, Hesse JE, Dorus E, Daniel JM. The bacterial Kdp K(+)-ATPase and its relation to other transport ATPases, such as the Na+/K(+)- and Ca2(+)-ATPases in higher organisms. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1990 Jan 30; 326(1236):479-86; discussion 486-7. PMID: 1970651.
      Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    20. Walderhaug MO, Litwack ED, Epstein W. Wide distribution of homologs of Escherichia coli Kdp K+-ATPase among gram-negative bacteria. J Bacteriol. 1989 Feb; 171(2):1192-5. PMID: 2521620; PMCID: PMC209720.
      Citations: 16     Fields:    Translation:Cells
    21. Sakamoto M, Tzeng S, Fukuyama K, Epstein WL. Light-scattering studies of cation-stimulated filament assembly of newborn rat epidermal keratin. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1980 Jul 24; 624(1):205-10. PMID: 6157424.
      Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
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