Publications

Liu Y, Gaisa M, Wang X, Swartz TH, Arens Y, Dresser K, Sigel C, Sigel K. 2017. Immune Microenvironments of Anal Cancer Precursors Differ by HIV-serostatus, Affecting Ablation Outcomes. Journal of Infectious Diseases. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix454. PMID: 2896888

Esposito, A, Swartz, TH, and BK Chen. 2016. A high throughput cre-lox activated HIV membrane fusion assay identifies pharmacological inhibitors of viral entry. Virology. 490:6-16. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2015.10.013. PMC5019951.

Swartz, TH, GR Dubyak, and Chen, BK. 2015. P2X Receptors: Key Mediators of HIV-1 infection and inflammation. Front Immunol. 6:585. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2015.00585. PMC4659914.

Yu, J, Wilkins, J, Ding, S, Swartz, TH, et al. 2015. IFITM Proteins Restrict HIV-1 Infection by Antagonizing the Envelope Glycoprotein. Cell Rep. 13(1):145-56. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2015.08.055. PMC4602366

Swartz, TH, Esposito, AM, Durham, ND, Hartmann, BM, and BK Chen. 2014. P2X-selective purinergic antagonists are strong inhibitors of HIV-1 fusion during both cell-to-cell and cell-free infection. J. Virol.  doi: 10.1128/JVI.01158-14. PMC4178786.

Swartz, TH, Lin, JJ. 2014. A clinical refresher course for medical scientist trainees. Med Teach 36(6):475-9. PMID: 24527799.

Swartz, TH, Huprikar, S, Lee, M, LaBombardi, V, Anyanwu, A, Pinney, S, and G. Patel. 2013. Heart transplantation in a patient with heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus ventricular assist device mediastinitis and bacteremia. Transp Infect Dis. 15(5):E177-E181.

Morino, M. Natsui, S, Ono, T, Swartz, TH, Krulwich, TA, and M Ito. 2010. Single site mutations in the hetero-oligomeric Mrp antiporter from alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 that affect Na+/H+ antiport activity, sodium exclusion, individual Mrp protein levels or Mrp complex formation. J Biol Chem. 285(40):30942-30950.  PMC2945585.

Morino, M, Natsui, S, Swartz, TH, Krulwich, TA, and Ito, M. 2008. Single Gene Deletions of mrpA-G and mrpE Point Mutations Affect Activity of the Mrp Na+/H+ Antiporter of Alkaliphilic Bacillus and Formation of Hetero-Oligometric Mrp Complexes. J. Bacteriol. 190:4162-4172. PMC2446749.

Swartz, TH, Ito, M, Ohira, T, Natsui, S, Hicks, DB, and TA Krulwich. 2007. Catalytic properties of Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus members of the secondary cation-proton antiporter-3 (Mrp) family are revealed by an optimized assay in an Escherichia coli host. J. Bacteriol. 189:3081-3090. PMC1855852.

Liu, J, Xue, Y, Wang, Q, Wei, Y, Swartz, TH, Hicks, DB, Ito, M, Ma, Y, and TA Krulwich. 2005. The activity profile of the NhaD-type Na+(Li+)/H+ antiporter from the soda Lake Haloalkaliphile Alkalimonas amylolytica is adaptive for the extreme environment. J Bacteriol. 187:7589-7595. PMC1280297.

Swartz, TH, Ikewada, S, Ishikawa, O, Ito, M, and TA Krulwich. 2005. The Mrp system: a giant among monovalent cation/proton antiporters? Extremophiles 9:345-354.

Swartz, TH, Ito, M, and T Krulwich. 2005. The Mrp system: a giant among monovalent cation/proton antiporters? Proceedings of International Symposium on Extremophiles and Their Applications, Japan. http://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/browse/isea

Swartz, TH, Ito, M, Hicks, DB, Nuqui, M, Guffanti, AA, and TA Krulwich. 2005. The Mrp Na+/H+ antiporter increases the activity of the malate:quinone oxidoreductase of an Escherichia coli respiratory mutant. J. Bacteriol. 187:388-391. PMC1280297.