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Gabor Mocz
Title Director, Greenwood Molecular Biology Facility
Faculty Rank
Degree Ph.D.
Institution University of Hawaii
University of Hawaii
1993 East-West Road
Gilmore 411
City Honolulu
State HI
Postal Code 96822
Telephone (808) 956-9653
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1. Yco LP, Geerts D, Mocz G, Koster J, Bachmann AS. Effect of sulfasalazine on human neuroblastoma: analysis of sepiapterin reductase (SPR) as a new therapeutic target. BMC Cancer. 2015 Jun 21; 15:477.
2. Yco LP, Mocz G, Opoku-Ansah J, Bachmann AS. Withaferin A Inhibits STAT3 and Induces Tumor Cell Death in Neuroblastoma and Multiple Myeloma. Biochem Insights. 2014; 7:1-13.
3. Lange I, Geerts D, Feith DJ, Mocz G, Koster J, Bachmann AS. Novel interaction of ornithine decarboxylase with sepiapterin reductase regulates neuroblastoma cell proliferation. J Mol Biol. 2014 Jan 23; 426(2):332-46.
4. Mocz G, Ross JA. Fluorescence techniques in analysis of protein-ligand interactions. Methods Mol Biol. 2013; 1008:169-210.
5. Kang HJ, Bennett SN, Sumibcay L, Arai S, Hope AG, Mocz G, Song JW, Cook JA, Yanagihara R. Evolutionary insights from a genetically divergent hantavirus harbored by the European common mole (Talpa europaea). PLoS One. 2009 Jul 07; 4(7):e6149.
6. Hermosura MC, Cui AM, Go RC, Davenport B, Shetler CM, Heizer JW, Schmitz C, Mocz G, Garruto RM, Perraud AL. Altered functional properties of a TRPM2 variant in Guamanian ALS and PD. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Nov 18; 105(46):18029-34.
7. Arai S, Ohdachi SD, Asakawa M, Kang HJ, Mocz G, Arikawa J, Okabe N, Yanagihara R. Molecular phylogeny of a newfound hantavirus in the Japanese shrew mole (Urotrichus talpoides). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Oct 21; 105(42):16296-301.
8. Mocz G. Fluorescent proteins and their use in marine biosciences, biotechnology, and proteomics. Mar Biotechnol (NY). 2007 May-Jun; 9(3):305-28.
9. Mocz G. Information content of fluorescence polarization and anisotropy. J Fluoresc. 2006 Jul; 16(4):511-24.
10. Bachmann AS, Duennebier FF, Mocz G. Genomic organization, characterization, and molecular 3D model of GDE1, a novel mammalian glycerophosphoinositol phosphodiesterase. Gene. 2006 Apr 12; 371(1):144-53.
11. Jameson DM, Mocz G. Fluorescence polarization/anisotropy approaches to study protein-ligand interactions: effects of errors and uncertainties. Methods Mol Biol. 2005; 305:301-22.
12. Mocz G, Gibbons IR. Model for the motor component of dynein heavy chain based on homology to the AAA family of oligomeric ATPases. Structure. 2001 Feb 07; 9(2):93-103.
13. Mocz G, Helms MK, Jameson DM, Gibbons IR. Probing the nucleotide binding sites of axonemal dynein with the fluorescent nucleotide analogue 2'(3')-O-(-N-Methylanthraniloyl)-adenosine 5'-triphosphate. Biochemistry. 1998 Jul 07; 37(27):9862-9.
14. Mocz G, Gibbons IR. Phase partition analysis of nucleotide binding to axonemal dynein. Biochemistry. 1996 Jul 16; 35(28):9204-11.
15. Mocz G. Fuzzy cluster analysis of simple physicochemical properties of amino acids for recognizing secondary structure in proteins. Protein Sci. 1995 Jun; 4(6):1178-87.
16. Mocz G, Gibbons IR. ATP-insensitive interaction of the amino-terminal region of the beta heavy chain of dynein with microtubules. Biochemistry. 1993 Apr 06; 32(13):3456-60.
17. Gibbons IR, Asai DJ, Ching NS, Dolecki GJ, Mocz G, Phillipson CA, Ren H, Tang WJ, Gibbons BH. A PCR procedure to determine the sequence of large polypeptides by rapid walking through a cDNA library. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1991 Oct 01; 88(19):8563-7.
18. Gibbons IR, Gibbons BH, Mocz G, Asai DJ. Multiple nucleotide-binding sites in the sequence of dynein beta heavy chain. Nature. 1991 Aug 15; 352(6336):640-3.
19. Mocz G, Farias J, Gibbons IR. Proteolytic analysis of domain structure in the beta heavy chain of dynein from sea urchin sperm flagella. Biochemistry. 1991 Jul 23; 30(29):7225-31.
20. Gibbons IR, Mocz G. Photocatalytic cleavage of proteins with vanadate and other transition metal complexes. Methods Enzymol. 1991; 196:428-42.
21. Mocz G, Gibbons IR. A circular dichroic study of helical structure in flagellar dynein. Biochemistry. 1990 May 22; 29(20):4839-43.
22. Mocz G, Gibbons IR. Iron(III)-mediated photolysis of outer arm dynein ATPase from sea urchin sperm flagella. J Biol Chem. 1990 Feb 15; 265(5):2917-22.
23. Mocz G. Vanadate-mediated photocleavage of rabbit skeletal myosin. Eur J Biochem. 1989 Feb 01; 179(2):373-8.
24. Mocz G, Tang WJ, Gibbons IR. A map of photolytic and tryptic cleavage sites on the beta heavy chain of dynein ATPase from sea urchin sperm flagella. J Cell Biol. 1988 May; 106(5):1607-14.
25. Ow RA, Tang WJ, Mocz G, Gibbons IR. Tryptic digestion of dynein 1 in low salt medium. Origin and properties of fragment A. J Biol Chem. 1987 Mar 05; 262(7):3409-14.
26. Gibbons IR, Lee-Eiford A, Mocz G, Phillipson CA, Tang WJ, Gibbons BH. Photosensitized cleavage of dynein heavy chains. Cleavage at the "V1 site" by irradiation at 365 nm in the presence of ATP and vanadate. J Biol Chem. 1987 Feb 25; 262(6):2780-6.
27. Evans JA, Mocz G, Gibbons IR. Activation of dynein 1 adenosine triphosphatase by monovalent salts and inhibition by vanadate. J Biol Chem. 1986 Oct 25; 261(30):14039-43.
28. Mocz G, Szilagyi L, Chen Lu R, Fabian F, Balint M, Gergely J. Effect of nucleotides, divalent cations and temperature on the tryptic susceptibility of myosin subfragment 1. Eur J Biochem. 1984 Dec 03; 145(2):221-9.
29. Nyitray L, Mocz G, Szilagyi L, Balint M, Lu RC, Wong A, Gergely J. The proteolytic substructure of light meromyosin. Localization of a region responsible for the low ionic strength insolubility of myosin. J Biol Chem. 1983 Nov 10; 258(21):13213-20.
30. Mocz G, Biro EN, Balint M. Crosslinking by thiol disulfide interchange of 5,5'-dithiobis(2-nitrobenzoic acid)-treated light chain and heavy chain of rabbit skeletal myosin. Eur J Biochem. 1982 Sep 01; 126(3):603-9.

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