Sissel Lund-Katz, Ph.D

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Adjunct Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4318
Fax: 215-573-8606
BS (Chemical Technology)
Oslo Institute of Technology, Oslo, Norway, 1964.
BS (Chemical Engineering)
Gothenburg Technical Institute, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1967.
Ph.D. ( Organic and Biophysical Chemistry)
Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA, 1979.
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Selected Publications

Glickson JD, Lund-Katz S, Zhou R, Choi H, Chen IW, Li H, Corbin I, Popov AV, Cao W, Song L, Qi C, Marotta D, Nelson DS, Chen J, Chance B, Zheng G: Lipoprotein nanoplatform for targeted delivery of diagnostic and therapeutic agents. Mol Imaging 7(2): 101-10, March-April 2008.

Sakamoto T, Tanaka M, Vedhachalam C, Nickel M, Nguyen D, Dhanasekaran P, Phillips MC, Lund-Katz S, Saito H: Contributions of the carboxyl-terminal helical segment to the self-association and lipoprotein preferences of human apolipoprotein E3 and E4 isoforms. Biochemistry 47(9): 2968-77, March 2008.

Corbin IR, Li H, Chen J, Lund-Katz S, Zhou R, Glickson JD, Zheng G.: Low-density lipoprotein nanoparticles as magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents Neoplasia 8(6): 488-498, June 2006.

Tanaka M, Vedhachalam C, Sakamoto T, Dhanasekaran P, Phillips MC, Lund-Katz S, Saito H.: Effect of carboxyl-terminal truncation on structure and lipid interaction of human apolipoprotein E4 Biochemistry 45(13): 4240-4247, April 2006.

Futamura M, Dhanasekaran P, Handa T, Phillips MC, Lund-Katz S, Saito H.: Two-step mechanism of binding of apolipoprotein E to heparin: implications for the kinetics of apolipoprotein E-heparan sulfate proteoglycan complex formation on cell surfaces. J Biol Chem 280(7): 5414-5422, 2005.

Li H, Gray BD, Corbin I, Lebherz C, Choi H, Lund-Katz S, Wilson JM, Glickson JD, Zhou R.: MR and fluorescent imaging of low-density lipoprotein receptors. Acad Radiol 11: 1251-1259, 2004.

Narayanaswami V, Maiorano JN, Dhanasekaran P, Ryan RO, Phillips MC, Lund-Katz S, Davidson WS.: Helix orientation of the functional domains in apolipoprotein e in discoidal high density lipoprotein particles. J Biol Chem 279(14): 14273-14279, 2004.

Saito H, Dhanasekaran P, Baldwin F, Weisgraber KH, Phillips MC, Lund-Katz S.: Effects of polymorphism on the lipid interaction of human apolipoprotein E. J Biol Chem 278(42): 40723-40729, 2003.

H. Saito, P. Dhanasekaran, D. Nguyen, F. Baldwin, K.H. Weisgraber, S. Wehrli, M.C. Phillips, S. Lund-Katz: Characterization of the Heparin Binding Sites in Human Apolipoprotein E. J. Biol. Chem 278(17): 14782-14787, 2003.

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