Selected Bibliography

He, B. Meng, Y-H., Mivechi, N. F. Glycogen synthase kinase 3b and extracellular signal regulated kinase inactivate heat shock transcription factor-1 by facilitating the disappearance of transcriptionally active granules after heat shock. Mol. Cell. Biol. 18:6624-6633, 1998.

Zhang, Y., Koushik, S., Dai, R, Mivechi, N. F. Structural Organization and promoter analysis of murine heat shock transcription factor-1 gene. J. Biol. Chem., 273:32514-32521, 1998.

Dai, R. Frejtag, W., He, B., Zhang, Y. Mivechi, N.F. c-Jun N-terminal kinase targeting and phosphorylation of heat shock factor-1 suppress its transcriptional activity. J. Biol. Chem, 275:18210-18218, 2000.

Frejtag, W, Zhang, Y., Dai, R., Anderson, M., Mivechi, N.F. Heat shock factor 4 (HSF-4a) represses basal transcription through interaction with TFIIF, J. Biol. Chem, 276:14685-14694, 2001.

Huang, L., Mivechi, N.F., Moskofidis, D. Insights into regulation and function of the major stress-induced hsp 70 molecular chaperone in vivo: analysis of mice with targeted gene disruption of hsp70.1 or 70.3 genes. Mol. Cell. Biol. 21:8571-8591, 2001.

Hu, Y., Mivechi, N. F., HSF1 interacts with Ral-binding protein 1 (Ral BP1) in a stress- responsive, multiprotein complex with Hsp90 in vivo. J. Biol. Chem. 278:17299-17306, 2003.

Min, J-N., Zhang, Y., Moskophidis, D., Mivechi, N.F. Unique contribution of heat shock factor 4 in lens development and fiber cell differentiation. Genesis, 40:205-217, 2004.

Jin, J., Moskophidis, D., Hu, Y., Phillips, A., Mivechi, N.F. Hsf1 deficiency via its downstream target gene aBcrystallin (HspB5) impairs p53 degradation. J. Cell. Biochem., Jun 1;107(3):504-15, 19343786 2009

Homma S, Jin X, Wang G, Tu N, Min J, Yanasak N, Mivechi N.F. Demyelination, astrogliosis, and accumulation of ubiquitinated proteins, hallmarks of CNS disease in hsf1-deficient mice. J Neurosci, Jul 25;27 (30):7974-86, 17652588, 2007

Min JN, Huang L, Zimonjic DB, Moskophidis D, Mivechi N.F. Selective suppression of lymphomas by functional loss of Hsf1 in a p53-deficient mouse model for spontaneous tumors. Oncogene Aug. 2;26 (35):5086-97, 17310987, 2007. Epub Feb 19 2007

Eroglu B, Wang G, Tu N, Sun X, Mivechi N.F. Critical role of Brg1 member of the SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling complex during neurogenesis and neural crest induction in zebrafish. Dev Dyn Oct;235 (10):2722-35,6894598 2006

Hu Y, Mivechi N.F. Association and regulation of heat shock transcription factor 4b with both extracellular signal-regulated kinase mitogen-activated protein kinase and dual-specificity tyrosine phosphatase DUSP26. Mol Cell Biol. Apr; 26 (8):3282-94, 16581800 2006