Ronald Wek

  • 12194 Citations
  • 54 h-Index
1980 …2021
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NIH Grants 1993 2021

Opportunistic Infections
Toxoplasma
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Guanabenz
Physiological Stress
Phosphotransferases
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-2
Protein Kinases
Phosphorylation
Guanabenz
Toxoplasmosis
Phosphoric Monoester Hydrolases
Toxoplasma
Infection
Toxoplasma
Cysts
Parasites
Infection
Phosphorylation

Publications 1980 2019

  • 12194 Citations
  • 54 h-Index
  • 139 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article

Adapting to cell stress from inside and out

Staschke, K. A. & Wek, R., Jul 1 2019, In : Nature Cell Biology. 21, 7, p. 799-800 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Neoplasms
Therapeutics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Guanabenz Reverses a Key Behavioral Change Caused by Latent Toxoplasmosis in Mice by Reducing Neuroinflammation

Martynowicz, J., Augusto, L., Wek, R., Boehm, S. L. & Sullivan, W., Apr 30 2019, In : mBio. 10, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Guanabenz
Toxoplasmosis
Cysts
Parasites
Toxoplasma

Loss of Nmp4 optimizes osteogenic metabolism and secretion to enhance bone quality

Shao, Y., Wichern, E., Childress, P. J., Adaway, M., Misra, J., Klunk, A., Burr, D., Wek, R., Mosley, A., Liu, Y., Robling, A., Broustovetski, N., Hamilton, J., Jacobs, K., Vashishth, D., Stayrook, K. R., Allen, M., Wallace, J. M. & Bidwell, J., May 1 2019, In : American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism. 316, 5, p. E749-E772

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Bone and Bones
Osteoblasts
Osteogenesis
Osteoporosis

Promoter demethylation of the asparagine synthetase gene is required for ATF4-dependent adaptation to asparagine depletion

Jiang, J., Srivastava, S., Seim, G., Pavlova, N. N., King, B., Zou, L., Zhang, C., Zhong, M., Feng, H., Kapur, R., Wek, R. C., Fan, J. & Zhang, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 49, p. 18674-18684 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aspartate-Ammonia Ligase
Asparagine
Genes
Asparaginase
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
1 Citation (Scopus)

Regulation of arginine transport by GCN2 eIF2 kinase is important for replication of the intracellular parasite Toxoplasma gondii

Augusto, L., Amin, P. H., Wek, R. & Sullivan, W., Jun 1 2019, In : PLoS pathogens. 15, 6, p. e1007746

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Toxoplasma
Arginine
Parasites
Phosphotransferases
Food