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Mario Gonzalez-Gronow

Department of Pathology

Duke University Medical Center


North Carolina 27710



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  • Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA. 2001 - 2013


  1. The voltage-dependent anion channel (VDAC) binds tissue-type plasminogen activator and promotes activation of plasminogen on the cell surface. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Ray, R., Wang, F., Pizzo, S.V. J. Biol. Chem. (2013) [Pubmed]
  2. Antibodies against the voltage-dependent anion channel (VDAC) and its protective ligand hexokinase-I in children with autism. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Cuchacovich, M., Francos, R., Cuchacovich, S., Fernandez, M.P., Blanco, A., Bowers, E.V., Kaczowka, S., Pizzo, S.V. J. Neuroimmunol. (2010) [Pubmed]
  3. GRP78: a multifunctional receptor on the cell surface. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Selim, M.A., Papalas, J., Pizzo, S.V. Antioxid. Redox Signal. (2009) [Pubmed]
  4. Dipeptidyl peptidase IV (DPP IV/CD26) is a cell-surface plasminogen receptor. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Kaczowka, S., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. Front. Biosci. (2008) [Pubmed]
  5. Plasminogen structural domains exhibit different functions when associated with cell surface GRP78 or the voltage-dependent anion channel. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Kaczowka, S.J., Payne, S., Wang, F., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. J. Biol. Chem. (2007) [Pubmed]
  6. Prostate cancer cell proliferation in vitro is modulated by antibodies against glucose-regulated protein 78 isolated from patient serum. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Cuchacovich, M., Llanos, C., Urzua, C., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. Cancer Res. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Angiostatin directly inhibits human prostate tumor cell invasion by blocking plasminogen binding to its cellular receptor, CD26. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Grenett, H.E., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. Exp. Cell Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Association of plasminogen with dipeptidyl peptidase IV and Na+/H+ exchanger isoform NHE3 regulates invasion of human 1-LN prostate tumor cells. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Misra, U.K., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. J. Biol. Chem. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Cell surface adenosine deaminase binds and stimulates plasminogen activation on 1-LN human prostate cancer cells. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Hershfield, M.S., Arredondo-Vega, F.X., Pizzo, S.V. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. The voltage-dependent anion channel is a receptor for plasminogen kringle 5 on human endothelial cells. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Kalfa, T., Johnson, C.E., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. Tissue factor is the receptor for plasminogen type 1 on 1-LN human prostate cancer cells. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. Blood (2002) [Pubmed]
  12. Interaction of plasminogen with dipeptidyl peptidase IV initiates a signal transduction mechanism which regulates expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 by prostate cancer cells. Gonzalez-Gronow, M., Grenett, H.E., Weber, M.R., Gawdi, G., Pizzo, S.V. Biochem. J. (2001) [Pubmed]
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