Elena P. Bulgac, Ph.D.

Elena P. Bulgac, Ph.D.

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University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 712
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-6710
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Journal Articles

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2014 Aug
Kravets A, Yang F, Bethlendy G, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Adaptation of Candida albicans to growth on sorbose via monosomy of chromosome 5 accompanied by duplication of another chromosome carrying a gene responsible for sorbose utilization." FEMS yeast research.. 2014 Aug; 14(5):708-13. Epub 2014 May 13.
2013 Oct
Yang F, Kravets A, Bethlendy G, Welle S, Rustchenko E. "Chromosome 5 monosomy of Candida albicans controls susceptibility to various toxic agents, including major antifungals." Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2013 Oct; 57(10):5026-36. Epub 2013 Jul 29.
2012 Feb
Ahmad A, Kravets A, Rustchenko E. "Transcriptional regulatory circuitries in the human pathogen Candida albicans involving sense--antisense interactions." Genetics.. 2012 Feb; 190(2):537-47. Epub 2011 Nov 30.
2011
Yang F, Yan TH, Rustchenko E, Gao PH, Wang Y, Yan L, Cao YY, Wang QJ, Ji H, Cao YB, Jiang YY. "High-frequency genetic contents variations in clinical Candida albicans isolates." Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin. 2011 34(5):624-31.
2010
Kravets A, Qin H, Ahmad A, Bethlendy G, Gao Q, Rustchenko E. "Widespread occurrence of dosage compensation in Candida albicans." PloS one. 2010 5(6):e10856. Epub 2010 Jun 11.
2008 Jun
Ahmad A, Kabir MA, Kravets A, Andaluz E, Larriba G, Rustchenko E. "Chromosome instability and unusual features of some widely used strains of Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2008 Jun; 25(6):433-48.
2007 Aug
Andaluz E, Gómez-Raja J, Hermosa B, Ciudad T, Rustchenko E, Calderone R, Larriba G. "Loss and fragmentation of chromosome 5 are major events linked to the adaptation of rad52-DeltaDelta strains of Candida albicans to sorbose." Fungal genetics and biology : FG & B. 2007 Aug; 44(8):789-98. Epub 2007 Jan 11.
2007 Jan
Rustchenko E. "Chromosome instability in Candida albicans." FEMS yeast research.. 2007 Jan; 7(1):2-11.
2007
Rustchenko, E.;. "Specific chromosome alterations of Candida albicans: mechanisms for adaptation to pathogenicity". Evolutionary biology of bacterial and fungal pathogens. Edited by C. Nombela, G. H. Cassel, F. Baquero and J. A. Gutiérrez-Fuentes. ASM Press. 2007; : (in press).
2007
Rustchenko, E.;. "Chromosome instability in Candida albicans." FEMS Yeast Research. 2007; 7(3): 1-11.
2007
Rustchenko, E.;. "Specific chromosome alterations of Candida albicans: mechanism for adaptation to pathogenicity". In: Introduction to the evolutionary biology of bacterial and fungal pathogens. Edited by C. Nombela, F. Baquero, J. A. Gutiérrez-Fuentes, ASM Press. 2007; : pp. 197-212..
2006
Wellington M, Kabir MA, Rustchenko E. "5-fluoro-orotic acid induces chromosome alterations in genetically manipulated strains of Candida albicans." Mycologia. 2006 98(3):393-8.
2005 Sep
Greenberg JR, Price NP, Oliver RP, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Candida albicans SOU1 encodes a sorbose reductase required for L-sorbose utilization." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2005 Sep; 22(12):957-69.
2005 Aug 23
Kabir MA, Ahmad A, Greenberg JR, Wang YK, Rustchenko E. "Loss and gain of chromosome 5 controls growth of Candida albicans on sorbose due to dispersed redundant negative regulators." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.. 2005 Aug 23; 102(34):12147-52. Epub 2005 Aug 11.
2005 Jan 31
Kabir MA, Rustchenko E. "Determination of gaps by contig alignment with telomere-mediated chromosomal fragmentation in Candida albicans." Gene.. 2005 Jan 31; 345(2):279-87. Epub 2005 Jan 07.
2005 Jan 15
Wellington M, Rustchenko E. "5-Fluoro-orotic acid induces chromosome alterations in Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2005 Jan 15; 22(1):57-70.
2004 Jun
Wang YK, Das B, Huber DH, Wellington M, Kabir MA, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Role of the 14-3-3 protein in carbon metabolism of the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2004 Jun; 21(8):685-702.
2003
Rustchenko, E.;. "Candida albicans adaptability to environmental challenges by means of specific chromosome alteration". Recent Research developments in Bacteriology. Transworld Research Network, Vol. 1, pp. 91-102. 2003; .
2003
Rustchenko, E.;. "Regulation de l?expression des genes par des modifications specifiques des chromosomes". In: Annales de l?Institut Pasteur/Actualites. Les Mycoses. Edited by F. Dromer and O. Lortholary. Elsevier, Amsterdam, publisher. 2003; : pp. 223-236.
2002
Rustchenko, E.; Sherman, F.;. "Genetic instability of Candida albicans". Fungi Pathogenic for Humans and Animals, Second Edition. Edited by D. H. Howard. Marcel Dekker, Inc., Publiser. 2002; : pp. 723-776.
2001 Mar
Janbon G, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "UV and X-ray sensitivity of Candida albicans laboratory strains and mutants having chromosomal alterations." Revista iberoamericana de micología : órgano de la Asociación Española de Especialistas en Micología. 2001 Mar; 18(1):12-6.
2001 Feb
Huber D, Rustchenko E. "Large circular and linear rDNA plasmids in Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2001 Feb; 18(3):261-72.
1999 Oct
Janbon G, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Appearance and properties of L-sorbose-utilizing mutants of Candida albicans obtained on a selective plate." Genetics.. 1999 Oct; 153(2):653-64.
1999 Jul
Perepnikhatka V, Fischer FJ, Niimi M, Baker RA, Cannon RD, Wang YK, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Specific chromosome alterations in fluconazole-resistant mutants of Candida albicans." Journal of bacteriology.. 1999 Jul; 181(13):4041-9.
1998 Apr 28
Janbon G, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Monosomy of a specific chromosome determines L-sorbose utilization: a novel regulatory mechanism in Candida albicans." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.. 1998 Apr 28; 95(9):5150-5.
1997 Aug
Janbon G, Rustchenko EP, Klug S, Scherer S, Sherman F. "Phylogenetic relationships of fungal cytochromes c." Yeast (Chichester, England). 1997 Aug; 13(10):985-90.
1997 May
Rustchenko EP, Howard DH, Sherman F. "Variation in assimilating functions occurs in spontaneous Candida albicans mutants having chromosomal alterations." Microbiology.. 1997 May; 143 ( Pt 5):1765-78.
1994 Sep
Rustchenko EP, Sherman F. "Physical constitution of ribosomal genes in common strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae." Yeast (Chichester, England). 1994 Sep; 10(9):1157-71.
1994 Jun
Rustchenko EP, Howard DH, Sherman F. "Chromosomal alterations of Candida albicans are associated with the gain and loss of assimilating functions." Journal of bacteriology.. 1994 Jun; 176(11):3231-41.
1993 Nov
Rustchenko EP, Curran TM, Sherman F. "Variations in the number of ribosomal DNA units in morphological mutants and normal strains of Candida albicans and in normal strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae." Journal of bacteriology.. 1993 Nov; 175(22):7189-99.
1993
Rustchenko-Bulgac, E. P.; Howard, D. H.;. "Multiple chromosomal and phenotypic changes in spontaneous mutants of Candida albicans". J Gen Microbiol. 1993; 139 Pt 6(3): 1195-207. Link
1991
Sadhu, C.; McEachern, M. J.; Rustchenko-Bulgac, E. P.; Schmid, J.; Soll, D. R.; Hicks, J. B.;. "Telomeric and dispersed repeat sequences in Candida yeasts and their use in strain identification". J Bacteriol. 1991; 173(32): 842-50. Link
1991
Rustchenko-Bulgac, E. P.;. "Variations of Candida albicans electrophoretic karyotypes". J Bacteriol. 1991; 173(320): 6586-96. Link
1990
Rustchenko-Bulgac, E. P.; Sherman, F.; Hicks, J. B.;. "Chromosomal rearrangements associated with morphological mutants provide a means for genetic variation of Candida albicans". J Bacteriol. 1990; 172(33): 1276-83. Link
1985
Rustchenko-Bulgac, E. P.;. "Comparison of the rearranged complementation maps which code for air-carboxylase". Rev. Roum. Biochim. 2. 1985; : 130-148.
1981
Rustchenko-Bulgac, E.P.;. "Fine structure gene mapping and interpretation of allelic complementation maps on the example of ADE2 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae". Genetika. 1981; : 2105-2114.
1979
Rustchenko, E. P.;. "Interallelic complementation at ADE2 locus in Saccharomyces cerevisiae". Genetika. 1979; : 583-593.
1976
Rustchenko, E. P.; Soidla, T. R.;. "Modification of interallelic complementation at ADE2 locus in Saccharomyces cerevisiae grown in small quantities of medium". Genetika. 1976; : 168-170.
1976
Rustchenko, E. P.; Soidla, T. R.;. "Analysis of the influence of modificator genes on interallelic complementation at ADE2 locus in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae". Genetika. 1976; : 156-158.

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