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Birgit E. Ehmer

Jr Research Associate

Research Associate

Cancer Biology | College of Medicine

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Peer Reviewed Publications

Verma, Rita; Aggarwal, Parul; Bischoff, Megan E; Reigle, James; Secic, Dina; Wetzel, Collin; VandenHeuvel, Katherine; Biesiada, Jacek; Ehmer, Birgit; Landero Figueroa, Julio A; Plas, David R; Medvedovic, Mario; Meller, Jarek; Czyzyk-Krzeska, Maria F 2023. Microtubule-associated protein MAP1LC3C regulates lysosomal exocytosis and induces zinc reprogramming in renal cancer cells. The Journal of biological chemistry, 299 5, 104663

Bischoff, Megan E; Zang, Yuanwei; Chu, Johnson; Price, Adam D; Ehmer, Birgit; Talbot, Nicholas J; Newbold, Michael J; Paul, Anurag; Guan, Jun-Lin; Plas, David R; Meller, Jarek; Czyzyk-Krzeska, Maria F 2021. Selective MAP1LC3C (LC3C) autophagy requires noncanonical regulators and the C-terminal peptide. The Journal of cell biology, 220 7,

Hall, Daniel P; Cost, Nicholas G; Hegde, Shailaja; Kellner, Emily; Mikhaylova, Olga; Stratton, Yiwen; Ehmer, Birgit; Abplanalp, William A; Pandey, Raghav; Biesiada, Jacek; Harteneck, Christian; Plas, David R; Meller, Jarek; Czyzyk-Krzeska, Maria F 2014. TRPM3 and miR-204 establish a regulatory circuit that controls oncogenic autophagy in clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Cancer cell, 26 5, 738-53

Mikhaylova, Olga; Stratton, Yiwen; Hall, Daniel; Kellner, Emily; Ehmer, Birgit; Drew, Angela F; Gallo, Catherine A; Plas, David R; Biesiada, Jacek; Meller, Jarek; Czyzyk-Krzeska, Maria F 2012. VHL-regulated MiR-204 suppresses tumor growth through inhibition of LC3B-mediated autophagy in renal clear cell carcinoma. Cancer cell, 21 4, 532-46

Solomkin, Joseph S; Robinson, Chad T; Cave, Cynthia M; Ehmer, Birgit; Lentsch, Alex B 2007. Alterations in membrane cholesterol cause mobilization of lipid rafts from specific granules and prime human neutrophils for enhanced adherence-dependent oxidant production. Shock (Augusta, Ga.), 28 3, 334-8

Ehmer, Birgit; Gronenberg, Wulfila 2004. Mushroom body volumes and visual interneurons in ants: comparison between sexes and castes. The Journal of comparative neurology, 469 2, 198-213

Buschbeck, E K; Ehmer, B; Hoy, R R 2003. The unusual visual system of the Strepsiptera: external eye and neuropils. Journal of comparative physiology. A, Neuroethology, sensory, neural, and behavioral physiology, 189 8, 617-30

Ehmer, Birgit; Gronenberg, Wulfila 2002. Segregation of visual input to the mushroom bodies in the honeybee (Apis mellifera). The Journal of comparative neurology, 451 4, 362-73

Ehmer, B; Reeve, H K; Hoy, R R 2001. Comparison of brain volumes between single and multiple foundresses in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus. Brain, behavior and evolution, 57 3, 161-8

Ehmer, B; Hoy, R 2000. Mushroom bodies of vespid wasps. The Journal of comparative neurology, 416 1, 93-100

Buschbeck, E; Ehmer, B; Hoy, R 1999. Chunk versus point sampling: visual imaging in a small insect. Science (New York, N.Y.), 286 5442, 1178-80

Ehmer, B; Gronenberg, W 1997. Proprioceptors and fast antennal reflexes in the ant Odontomachus (Formicidae, Ponerinae). Cell and tissue research, 290 1, 153-65

Leader, D P; Peter, B; Ehmer, B 1995. Analysis of CpG dinucleotide frequency in relationship to translational reading frame suggests a class of genes in which mutation of this dinucleotide is asymmetric with respect to DNA strand. FEBS letters, 376 3, 125-9