Scott M. Laster - Publications

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 
Virology Biology, Immunology, Microbiology Biology

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2017 Gulledge TV, Collette NM, Mackey E, Johnstone SE, Moazami Y, Todd DA, Moeser AJ, Pierce JG, Cech NB, Laster SM. Mast cell degranulation and calcium influx are inhibited by an Echinacea purpurea extract and the alkylamide dodeca-2E,4E-dienoic acid isobutylamide. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. PMID 29042288 DOI: 10.1016/j.jep.2017.10.012  0.36
2016 Kaur A, Oberhofer M, Juzumaite M, Raja HA, Gulledge TV, Kao D, Faeth SH, Laster SM, Oberlies NH, Cech NB. Secondary Metabolites from Fungal Endophytes of Echinacea purpurea Suppress Cytokine Secretion by Macrophage-Type Cells. Natural Product Communications. 11: 1143-1146. PMID 28479944 DOI: 10.1177/1934578X1601100827  0.36
2015 Moazami Y, Gulledge TV, Laster SM, Pierce JG. Synthesis and biological evaluation of a series of fatty acid amides from Echinacea. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 25: 3091-4. PMID 26105195 DOI: 10.1016/j.bmcl.2015.06.024  1
2015 Todd DA, Gulledge TV, Britton ER, Oberhofer M, Leyte-Lugo M, Moody AN, Shymanovich T, Grubbs LF, Juzumaite M, Graf TN, Oberlies NH, Faeth SH, Laster SM, Cech NB. Ethanolic Echinacea purpurea Extracts Contain a Mixture of Cytokine-Suppressive and Cytokine-Inducing Compounds, Including Some That Originate from Endophytic Bacteria. Plos One. 10: e0124276. PMID 25933416 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124276  1
2012 Pollara JJ, Spesock AH, Pickup DJ, Laster SM, Petty IT. Production of prostaglandin E₂ in response to infection with modified vaccinia Ankara virus. Virology. 428: 146-55. PMID 22534090 DOI: 10.1016/j.virol.2012.03.019  1
2011 Cecil CE, Davis JM, Cech NB, Laster SM. Inhibition of H1N1 influenza A virus growth and induction of inflammatory mediators by the isoquinoline alkaloid berberine and extracts of goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis). International Immunopharmacology. 11: 1706-14. PMID 21683808 DOI: 10.1016/j.intimp.2011.06.002  1
2010 Oyegunwa AO, Sikes ML, Wilson JR, Scholle F, Laster SM. Tetra-O-methyl nordihydroguaiaretic acid (Terameprocol) inhibits the NF-κB-dependent transcription of TNF-α and MCP-1/CCL2 genes by preventing RelA from binding its cognate sites on DNA. Journal of Inflammation (London, England). 7: 59. PMID 21138578 DOI: 10.1186/1476-9255-7-59  1
2010 Pollara JJ, Laster SM, Petty IT. Inhibition of poxvirus growth by Terameprocol, a methylated derivative of nordihydroguaiaretic acid. Antiviral Research. 88: 287-95. PMID 20888364 DOI: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2010.09.017  1
2010 Cech NB, Kandhi V, Davis JM, Hamilton A, Eads D, Laster SM. Echinacea and its alkylamides: effects on the influenza A-induced secretion of cytokines, chemokines, and PGE₂ from RAW 264.7 macrophage-like cells. International Immunopharmacology. 10: 1268-78. PMID 20674883 DOI: 10.1016/j.intimp.2010.07.009  1
2009 Eads D, Hansen R, Oyegunwa A, Cecil C, Culver C, Scholle F, Petty I, Laster S. Terameprocol, a methylated derivative of nordihydroguaiaretic acid, inhibits production of prostaglandins and several key inflammatory cytokines and chemokines. Journal of Inflammation (London, England). 6: 2. PMID 19133137 DOI: 10.1186/1476-9255-6-2  1
2007 Culver CA, Laster SM. Adenovirus type 5 exerts multiple effects on the expression and activity of cytosolic phospholipase A2, cyclooxygenase-2, and prostaglandin synthesis. Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 179: 4170-9. PMID 17785856  1
2006 Maia RC, Culver CA, Laster SM. Evidence against calcium as a mediator of mitochondrial dysfunction during apoptosis induced by arachidonic acid and other free fatty acids. Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 177: 6398-404. PMID 17056571  1
2005 Culver CA, Michalowski SM, Maia RC, Laster SM. The anti-apoptotic effects of nordihydroguaiaretic acid: inhibition of cPLA(2) activation during TNF-induced apoptosis arises from inhibition of calcium signaling. Life Sciences. 77: 2457-70. PMID 15950244 DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2005.03.023  1
2004 Draper DW, Harris VG, Culver CA, Laster SM. Calcium and its role in the nuclear translocation and activation of cytosolic phospholipase A2 in cells rendered sensitive to TNF-induced apoptosis by cycloheximide. Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 172: 2416-23. PMID 14764712  1
2002 Feng WH, Tompkins MB, Xu JS, Brown TT, Laster SM, Zhang HX, McCaw MB. Thymocyte and peripheral blood T lymphocyte subpopulation changes in piglets following in utero infection with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus. Virology. 302: 363-72. PMID 12441080 DOI: 10.1006/viro.2002.1650  1
2001 Feng WH, Laster SM, Tompkins M, Brown T, Xu JS, Altier C, Gomez W, Benfield D, McCaw MB. In utero infection by porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus is sufficient to increase susceptibility of piglets to challenge by Streptococcus suis type II Journal of Virology. 75: 4889-4895. PMID 11312360 DOI: 10.1128/JVI.75.10.4889-4895.2001  1
1999 Wolf LA, Laster SM. Characterization of arachidonic acid-induced apoptosis Cell Biochemistry and Biophysics. 30: 353-368. PMID 10403056 DOI: 10.1007/BF02738119  1
1998 O'Brien JB, Piddington DL, Voelkel-Johnson C, Richards DJ, Hadley LA, Laster SM. Sustained phosphorylation of cytosolic phospholipase A2 accompanies cycloheximide- and adenovirus-induced susceptibility to TNF. Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 161: 1525-32. PMID 9686620  1
1996 Thorne TE, Voelkel-Johnson C, Casey WM, Parks LW, Laster SM. The activity of cytosolic phospholipase A2 is required for the lysis of adenovirus-infected cells by tumor necrosis factor. Journal of Virology. 70: 8502-7. PMID 8970973 DOI: 10.1128/jvi.70.12.8502-8507.1996  1
1994 Laster SM, Wold WSM, Gooding LR. Adenovirus proteins that regulate susceptibility to TNF also regulate the activity of PLA2 Seminars in Virology. 5: 431-442. DOI: 10.1006/smvy.1994.1049  1
1993 Qureshi MA, Petitte JN, Laster SM, Dietert RR. Avian macrophages: contribution to cellular microenvironment and changes in effector functions following activation Poultry Science. 72: 1280-1284. PMID 8346153  1
1992 Keesler GA, Laster SM, Parks LW. A defect in the sterol:steryl ester interconversion in a mutant of the yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. 1123: 127-32. PMID 1739743 DOI: 10.1016/0005-2760(92)90102-2  1
1989 Lancaster JR, Laster SM, Gooding LR. Inhibition of target cell mitochondrial electron transfer by tumor necrosis factor Febs Letters. 248: 169-174. PMID 2721674 DOI: 10.1016/0014-5793(89)80454-5  1
1989 Scanlon M, Laster SM, Wood JG, Gooding LR. Cytolysis by tumor necrosis factor is preceded by a rapid and specific dissolution of microfilaments Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 86: 182-186. PMID 2643096  1
1987 Wilson E, Laster SM, Gooding LR, Lambeth JD. Platelet-derived growth factor stimulates phagocytosis and blocks agonist-induced activation of the neutrophil oxidative burst: A possible cellular mechanism to protect against oxygen radical damage Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 84: 2213-2217. PMID 3031672  1
1985 Mccormack WT, Laster SM, Marzluff WF, Roux KH. Dynamic gene interactions in the evolution of rabbit VH genes: A four codon duplication and block homologies provide evidence for intergenic exchange Nucleic Acids Research. 13: 7041-7054. PMID 2997735 DOI: 10.1093/nar/13.19.7041  1
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