Marcela Maldonado (Barajas)

Ph.D. 2009

Thesis Title:

Arp2/3 actin binding protein complex, a regulator for dendritic spine maturation

Current Position:

Quality Control Principle Analyst, Prolacta Bioscience, California

Major Advisor:

Lorene Lanier, Ph.D.

Selected Publications:

  • Maldonado M., Kapphahn R.J., Terluk M.R., Heuss N.D., Yaun C., Gregerson D.S., Ferrington D.A. Immunoproteasome deficiency modifies the alternative pathway of NFkB signaling. PLoS One 2013;8(2):e56187.
  • Ferrington DA, Roehrich H, Chang AA, Huang CW, Maldonado M, Bratten W, Rageh AA, Heuss ND, Gregerson DS, Nelson EF, Yuan C. Corneal wound healing is compromised by immunoproteasome deficiency. PLoS One. 2013;8(1):e54347.
  • Hussong S.A., Roehrich H., Kapphahn R.J., Phillips S.L., Maldonado M., Pardue M.T., Ferrington D.A. Decreased retinal function in immunoproteasome knock-out mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52(2):714-23
  • Hussong S.A., Kapphahn R.J., Phillips S.L., Maldonado M., Ferrington D.A. Immunoproteasome deficiency alters retinal proteasome's response to stress. J. Neurochem. 2010;113(6): 1481-1490
Marcela Maldonado (Barajas)