Gloria Vittone Echeverria
Ph.D. Student, Inter-institutional Program in Cell and Molecular Biology
Funding: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Award
In the lab: July 2009 - October 2013
Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Echeverria, G.V., and Cooper, T.A. (2014) Muscleblind-like 1 activates insulin receptor exon 11 inclusion by enhancing U2AF65 binding and splicing of the upstream intron. Nucleic Acids Res. 42, 1893-1903.
Echeverria, G. V. and Cooper, T. A. (2012) RNA-binding proteins in microsatellite expansion disorders: mediators of RNA toxicity. Brain Research 1462, 100-111.
Grammatikakis I., Goo Y., Echeverria G.V., and Cooper T.A. (2011). Identification of MBNL1 and MBNL3 domains required for alternative splicing activation and repression. Nucleic Acids Research. 39(7):2769-80.
Djonovic, S., Vittone, G., Mendoza-Herrera, A., and Kenerley, C.M. (2007). Enhanced biocontrol activity of Trichoderma virens transformants constitutively coexpressing β-1,3- and β-1,6-glucanase genes. Molecular Plant Pathology 8, 469-480.