Kalina Atanasova

Kalina Atanasova, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Biological Scientist

Department: Medicinal Chemistry
Business Email: katanasova@ufl.edu

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-2396-6196

Publications

2022
An epigenetic small molecule screen to target abnormal nuclear morphology in human cells.
Molecular biology of the cell. 33(6) [DOI] 10.1091/mbc.E21-10-0528. [PMID] 35323046.
2022
Inflammasome Activation in Gingival Epithelial Cells.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2459:149-167 [DOI] 10.1007/978-1-0716-2144-8_15. [PMID] 35212963.
2021
Overexpression of Substance P in pig airways increases MUC5AC through an NF-kβ pathway.
Physiological reports. 9(3) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14749. [PMID] 33580593.
2020
Acid exposure disrupts mucus secretion and impairs mucociliary transport in neonatal piglet airways.
American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology. 318(5):L873-L887 [DOI] 10.1152/ajplung.00025.2020. [PMID] 32160007.
2020
Airway cholinergic history modifies mucus secretion properties to subsequent cholinergic challenge in diminished chloride and bicarbonate conditions.
Experimental physiology. 105(10):1673-1683 [DOI] 10.1113/EP088900. [PMID] 32735372.
2020
High-throughput gene screen reveals modulators of nuclear shape.
Molecular biology of the cell. 31(13):1392-1402 [DOI] 10.1091/mbc.E19-09-0520. [PMID] 32320319.
2020
In Situ Intraepithelial Localizations of Opportunistic Pathogens, Porphyromonas gingivalis and Filifactor alocis, in Human Gingiva
Current Research in Microbial Sciences. 1:7-17 [DOI] 10.1016/j.crmicr.2020.05.001. [PMID] 34308393.
2020
Long-term culturing of porcine nodose ganglia.
Journal of neuroscience methods. 332 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2019.108546. [PMID] 31821820.
2019
Sex-specific airway hyperreactivity and sex-specific transcriptome remodeling in neonatal piglets challenged with intra-airway acid.
American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology. 316(1):L131-L143 [DOI] 10.1152/ajplung.00417.2018. [PMID] 30407862.
2019
Strategies for measuring airway mucus and mucins.
Respiratory research. 20(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12931-019-1239-z. [PMID] 31752894.
2018
Porphyromonas gingivalis traffics into endoplasmic reticulum-rich-autophagosomes for successful survival in human gingival epithelial cells
Virulence. 9(1):845-859 [DOI] 10.1080/21505594.2018.1454171. [PMID] 29616874.
2018
A novel kinase function of a nucleoside-diphosphate-kinase homologue in Porphyromonas gingivalis is critical in subversion of host cell apoptosis by targeting heat-shock protein 27.
Cellular microbiology. 20(5) [DOI] 10.1111/cmi.12825. [PMID] 29359393.
2018
Neuropeptides in asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cystic fibrosis.
Respiratory research. 19(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12931-018-0846-4. [PMID] 30081920.
2018
NLRX1 modulates differentially NLRP3 inflammasome activation and NF-κB signaling during Fusobacterium nucleatum infection.
Microbes and infection. 20(9-10):615-625 [DOI] 10.1016/j.micinf.2017.09.014. [PMID] 29024797.
2018
Solitary Cholinergic Stimulation Induces Airway Hyperreactivity and Transcription of Distinct Pro-inflammatory Pathways.
Lung. 196(2):219-229 [DOI] 10.1007/s00408-018-0091-0. [PMID] 29380034.
2017
Human Primary Epithelial Cells Acquire an Epithelial-Mesenchymal-Transition Phenotype during Long-Term Infection by the Oral Opportunistic Pathogen, Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 7 [DOI] 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00493. [PMID] 29250491.
2017
Opportunistic Pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis Modulates Danger Signal ATP-Mediated Antibacterial NOX2 Pathways in Primary Epithelial Cells.
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 7 [DOI] 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00291. [PMID] 28725637.
2016
Fusobacterium nucleatum infection of gingival epithelial cells leads to NLRP3 inflammasome-dependent secretion of IL-1β and the danger signals ASC and HMGB1.
Cellular microbiology. 18(7):970-81 [DOI] 10.1111/cmi.12560. [PMID] 26687842.
2016
Nucleoside-Diphosphate-Kinase of P. gingivalis is Secreted from Epithelial Cells In the Absence of a Leader Sequence Through a Pannexin-1 Interactome.
Scientific reports. 6 [DOI] 10.1038/srep37643. [PMID] 27883084.
2015
Porphyromonas gingivalis attenuates ATP-mediated inflammasome activation and HMGB1 release through expression of a nucleoside-diphosphate kinase.
Microbes and infection. 17(5):369-77 [DOI] 10.1016/j.micinf.2015.03.010. [PMID] 25828169.
2015
Prelude to oral microbes and chronic diseases: past, present and future.
Microbes and infection. 17(7):473-83 [DOI] 10.1016/j.micinf.2015.03.007. [PMID] 25813714.
2014
Looking in the Porphyromonas gingivalis cabinet of curiosities: the microbium, the host and cancer association.
Molecular oral microbiology. 29(2):55-66 [DOI] 10.1111/omi.12047. [PMID] 24506890.
2014
Vibrio cholerae persisted in microcosm for 700 days inhibits motility but promotes biofilm formation in nutrient-poor lake water microcosms.
PloS one. 9(3) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0092883. [PMID] 24667909.
2013
Epidemiology, geographical distribution, and economic consequences of swine zoonoses: a narrative review.
Emerging microbes & infections. 2(12) [DOI] 10.1038/emi.2013.87. [PMID] 26038451.
2013
P2X4 assembles with P2X7 and pannexin-1 in gingival epithelial cells and modulates ATP-induced reactive oxygen species production and inflammasome activation.
PloS one. 8(7) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0070210. [PMID] 23936165.
2011
Cytokines and acute phase proteins associated with acute swine influenza infection in pigs.
Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997). 187(1):48-53 [DOI] 10.1016/j.tvjl.2009.12.012. [PMID] 20097110.
2011
Lipoteichoic acid from Staphylococcus aureus exacerbates respiratory disease in porcine respiratory coronavirus-infected pigs.
Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997). 188(2):210-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.tvjl.2010.03.001. [PMID] 20409735.
2010
Anti-TNF-alpha therapy does not ameliorate disease in a model of acute virus-endotoxin mediated respiratory disease in pigs.
Veterinary immunology and immunopathology. 137(1-2):12-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vetimm.2010.04.003. [PMID] 20466438.
2010
Pathologic and virologic findings in mid-gestational porcine foetuses after experimental inoculation with PCV2a or PCV2b.
Veterinary microbiology. 145(1-2):62-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vetmic.2010.03.017. [PMID] 20395077.
2009
Comparative pathogenesis of an avian H5N2 and a swine H1N1 influenza virus in pigs.
PloS one. 4(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0006662. [PMID] 19684857.
2006
Effect of porcine respiratory coronavirus infection on lipopolysaccharide recognition proteins and haptoglobin levels in the lungs.
Microbes and infection. 8(6):1492-501 [PMID] 16697680.

Education

Ph.D.
2010 · Ghent University
D.V.M.
2004 · University of Forestry

Contact Details

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Business:
katanasova@ufl.edu
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GAINESVILLE FL 32610