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Benjamin S. Szwergold

Dartmouth Medical School

Remsen 311-314

HB 7515




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  • Dartmouth Medical School, Remsen 311-314, HB 7515, Hanover, USA. 2005 - 2007
  • Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA. 2001 - 2007


  1. Fructosamine-3-kinase-related-protein phosphorylates glucitolamines on the C-4 hydroxyl: novel substrate specificity of an enigmatic enzyme. Szwergold, B., Manevich, Y., Payne, L., Loomes, K. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2007) [Pubmed]
  2. Fructosamine-6-phosphates are deglycated by phosphorylation to fructosamine-3,6-bisphosphates catalyzed by fructosamine-3-kinase (FN3K) and/or fructosamine-3-kinase-related-protein (FN3KRP). Szwergold, B.S. Med. Hypotheses (2007) [Pubmed]
  3. Alpha-thiolamines such as cysteine and cysteamine act as effective transglycating agents due to formation of irreversible thiazolidine derivatives. Szwergold, B.S. Med. Hypotheses (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Identification of diadenosine-triphosphate in mature bovine lenses. Szwergold, B.S., Lal, S. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Intrinsic toxicity of glucose, due to non-enzymatic glycation, is controlled in-vivo by deglycation systems including: FN3K-mediated deglycation of fructosamines and transglycation of aldosamines. Szwergold, B.S. Med. Hypotheses (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. Transglycation--a potential new mechanism for deglycation of Schiff's bases. Szwergold, B.S., Howell, S.K., Beisswenger, P.J. Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. (2005) [Pubmed]
  7. Carnosine and anserine act as effective transglycating agents in decomposition of aldose-derived Schiff bases. Szwergold, B.S. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Enzymatic deglycation--a new paradigm or an epiphenomenon?. Szwergold, B.S., Beisswenger, P.J. Biochem. Soc. Trans. (2003) [Pubmed]
  9. Human fructosamine-3-kinase: purification, sequencing, substrate specificity, and evidence of activity in vivo. Szwergold, B.S., Howell, S., Beisswenger, P.J. Diabetes (2001) [Pubmed]
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