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Teresa Maria Szal


Visiting Senior Research Specialist, Center for Biomolecular Sciences

Contact

Building & Room:

MBRB Rm 3006

Address:

900 S. Ashland Avenue, MBRB Building (m/c 870), Chicago, IL, 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-4002

Email:

tszal@uic.edu

Office Phone:

(312) 996-4002

Selected Publications

  • Orelle C, Carlson ED, Szal TM, Florin T, Jewett MC, Mankin AS, . Protein synthesis by ribosomes with tethered subunits. Nature. 2015;(524):119-124. doi:10.1038/nature14862.
  • Schulze CJ, Bray WM, Loganzo F, Lam M, Szal TM, Villalobos A, Koehn FE, Linington RG. Borrelidin B: Isolation, Biological Activity, and Implications for Nitrile Biosynthesis. Journal of Natural Products. 2014;(77):2570-2574. doi:10.1021/np500727g.
  • Polikanov YS, Osterman IA, Szal TM, Tashlitsky VN, Serebryakova MV, Kusochek P, Bulkley D, Malanicheva IA, Efimenko TA, Efremenkova OV, Konevega AL, Shaw KJ, Bogdanov AA, Rodnina MV, Dontsova OA, Mankin A, Steitz TA, Sergiev PV. Amicoumacin a inhibits translation by stabilizing mRNA interaction with the ribosome.. Molecular cell. 2014;56(4):531-40. doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2014.09.020.
  • Polikanov YS, Szal TM, Jiang FA, Gupta P, Matsuda R, Shiozuka M, Steitz T, Vázquez-Laslop N, Mankin A. Negamycin interferes with decoding and translocation by simultaneous interaction with rRNA and tRNA.. Molecular cell. 2014;56(4):541-50. doi:10.1016/j.molcel.2014.09.021.
  • CArlson ED, Orelle C, Szal TM, Jewett MC, Mankin AS ed. Use of 23S Ribosomal RNA Circular Permutants to Investigate E. Coli Ribosome Biogenesis in Vivo . Conference paper. November-2013.
  • Orelle CM, Szal T, Klepacki DJ, Shaw K, Vázquez-Laslop N, Mankin A. Identifying the targets of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase inhibitors by primer extension inhibition.. Nucleic acids research. 2013;41(14):e144. doi:10.1093/nar/gkt526.
  • LaMarre JE, Mendes RM, Szal TN, Schwarz S, Jones R, Mankin A. The genetic environment of the cfr gene and the presence of other mechanisms account for the very high linezolid resistance of Staphylococcus epidermidis isolate 426-3147L.. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 2013;57(3):1173-9. doi:10.1128/AAC.02047-12.