Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh
Martin Edreira, PhD
Adjunct Research Instructor
Departamento de Quimica Biologica, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales Universidad de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Phone: 5411 4576 3300

Fax: 5411 4576 3321


MS (Biology), Universidad de Buenos Aires, 1998
PhD (Biology), Universidad de Buenos Aires, 2009

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Important Publications
Smulski CR, SA Longhi, MJ Ayub, MM Edreira, L Simonetti, KA Gomez, JN Basile, O Chaloin, J Hoebeke and MJ Levin.  Interaction map of the Trypanosoma cruzi ribosomal P protein complex (stalk) and the elongation factor 2.  J Mol Recognit 24:359-370, 2011.
Amati F, JJ Dube, E Alvarez-Carnero, MM Edreira, P Chomentowski, PM Coen, GE Switzer, PE Bickel, M Stefanovic-Racic, FG Toledo and BH Goodpaster.  Skeletal muscle triglycerides, diacylglycerols, and ceramides in insulin resistance:  Another paradox in endurance-trained athletes?  Diabetes 60:2588-2597, 2011.
Rudolph TK, V Rudolph, MM Edreira, MP Cole, G Bonacci, FJ Schopfer, SR Woodcock, A Franek, M Pekarova, NK Khoo, AH Hasty, S Baldus and BA Freeman.  Nitro-fatty acids reduce atherosclerosis in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice.  Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:938-945, 2010.
Zuo H, M Gandhi, MM Edreira, D Hochbaum, VL Nimgaonkar, P Zhang, P Dipaola, V Evdokimova, DL Altschuler and YE Nikiforov.  Downregulation of Rap1GAP through epigenetic silencing and loss of heterozygosity promotes invasion and progression of thyroid tumors. Cancer Res 70:1389-1397, 2010.
Edreira MM, S Li, D Hochbaum, S Wong, AA Gorfe, F Ribeiro-Neto, VL Woods and DL Altschuler.  Phosphorylation-induced conformational changes in Rap1b:  Allosteric effects on switch domains and effector loop.  J Biol Chem 284:27480-27486, 2009.

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