Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2011 Adenovirus gene transfer to amelogenesis imperfecta ameloblast-like cellsPLoS ONE.  6. 2011
2008 Tissue- and cell-specific alternative splicing of NFICCells Tissues Organs.  189:105-110. 2008
2006 Design of new benzoxazole-2-thione-derived inhibitors of Streptococcus pneumoniae hyaluronan lyase: Structure of a complex with a 2-phenylindoleGlycobiology.  16:757-765. 2006
2006 Structural studies and mechanism of Saccharomyces cerevisiae dolichyl-phosphate-mannose synthase: Insights into the initial step of synthesis of dolichyl-phosphate-linked oligosaccharide chains in membranes of endoplasmic reticulumGlycobiology.  16:666-678. 2006
2004 Overexpression of acid-sensing ion channel 1a in transgenic mice increases acquired fear-related behaviorProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  101:3621-3626. 2004
2003 Acid-sensing ion channel 1 Is localized in brain regions with high synaptic density and contributes to fear conditioningJournal of Neuroscience.  23:5496-5502. 2003
2003 Insights into the catalytic mechanism of cofactor-independent phosphoglycerate mutase from X-ray crystallography, simulated dynamics and molecular modelingJournal of Molecular Biology.  328:909-920. 2003
2002 The acid-activated ion channel ASIC contributes to synaptic plasticity, learning, and memoryNeuron.  34:463-477. 2002
2001 A cofactor-dependent phosphoglycerate mutase homolog from Bacillus stearothermophilus is actually a broad specificity phosphataseProtein Science.  10:1835-1846. 2001
2001 Characterization of Selected Strains of Pneumococcal Surface Protein AJournal of Biological Chemistry.  276:33121-33128. 2001
2000 Investigations of the active site of Saccharomyces cerevisiae dolichyl-phosphate-mannose synthase using fluorescent labeled dolichyl-phosphate derivativesBiochemistry.  39:7886-7894. 2000
2000 Structural basis of hyaluronan degradation by Streptococcus pneumoniae hyaluronate lyaseEMBO Journal.  19:1228-1240. 2000
2000 Production and characterization of the functional fragment of pneumococcal surface protein AArchives of Biochemistry and Biophysics.  373:116-125. 2000
2000 Production, characterization, and crystallization of truncated forms of pneumococcal surface protein A from Escherichia coliProtein Expression and Purification.  20:379-388. 2000
1999 Structural studies on a 2,3-diphosphoglycerate independent phosphoglycerate mutase from bacillus stearothermophilusJournal of ultrastructure research.  126:156-165. 1999

Education And Training

  • Medical Certificate in Orthodontics Residency Program, University of Texas System : San Antonio 2015
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine in Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2011
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Chemistry, University of Alabama 1997
  • Full Name

  • Ejvis Lamani