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Marcusson EG, Horazdovsky BF, Cereghino JL, Gharakhanian E, Emr SD. l994. The sorting receptor for yeast vacuolar CarboxypeptidaseY is encoded by the VPSl0 gene. Cell 77, 579-586.

Takahashi MK, *Frost C, **Oyadomari K, **Pinho M, **Sao D, *Chima-Okereke O, Gharakhanian E. 2008. A novel screen for vacuolar defects identifies a unique allele of VPS35 in S. cerevisiae. Molec Cell Biochemistry. 311:121-136.

**Banuelos GM, *Moreno DL, *Olson DK, **Nguyen Q, *Ricarte F, *Aguillera CR, Gharakhanian E. 2010. Genomic Analysis of Severe Hypersensitivity to Hygromycin B Reveals Linkage to Vacuolar Defects and New Vacuolar Gene Functions in S. cerevisiae. Current Genetics 56:121-137.

*Ricarte F, **Menjivar R, **Chuun S, *Soreta T, **Oliveira L, **Hsueh T **Serranilla M, Gharakhanian E. 2011 A Genome-wide Immunodetection Screen in S. cerevisiae Uncovers Novel Genes Involved in Lysosomal Vacuole Function and Morphology. PLoS ONE 6(8): e23696. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0023696.

Manandhar S, *Ricarte F **Cocca S, Gharakhanian E. 2013. Saccharomyces cerevisiae Env7 is a novel serine/threonine kinase 16 (STK16)-related protein kinase and negatively regulates organelle fusion at the lysosomal vacuole. Mol Cell Biol 33: 526-42.

Manandhar SP, Gharakhanian E. 2014. ENV7 and YCK3, which encode vacuolar membrane protein kinases, genetically interact to maintain fitness and vacuole morphology. FEMS Yeast Research. 14(3): 472-80.

Manandhar SP, *Calle EN, Gharakhanian E. 2014. Distinct Palmitoylation Events at the Amino Terminal Conserved Cysteines of Env7 Direct its Stability, Localization and Vacuolar Fusion Regulation in S. cerevisiae. J. Biol. Chem. 289: 11431-42.

Ejzykowicz DE, **Locken KM, *Ruiz FJ, Manandhar SP, Olson DK, Gharakhanian E. 2016. Hygromycin B Hypersensitive Mutants Implicate an Intact Trans-Golgi and Late endosome Interface in Efficient Tor1 Vacuolar Localization and TORC1 Function. Current Genetics doi: : 10.1007/s00294-016-0660-9.

**Siddiqah IM, Manandhar SP, **Cocca SM, **Hsueh T, **Cervantes V, Gharakhanian E. 2017. Yeast ENV9 encodes a conserved lipid droplet (LD) short-chain dehydrogenase involved in LD morphology. Current Genetics. 63(6):1053-1072. doi:10.1007/s00294-017-0702-y. Epub 2017 May 24. PubMed PMID: 28540421; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5802364.

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Gharakhanian, E., **Fasching, C.L., *Orlando, S.J., and * Perez, A.R. 2001. Cys9, Cys104, and Cys207 of simian virus 40 Vp1 are essential for infectious virion formation in CV-1 cells. Journal of General Virology 82: 1935-1939.

Gharakhanian, E.,* Munoz, L., and *Mayorca, L. 2003. SV40 minor structural protein Vp3, but not Vp2, is essential for infectious virion formation. Journal of General Virology 84: 2111-2116.

Gharakhanian, E., *Mana, W., and **Norng, M.. 2005. Cys254 and Cys49/87 of simian virus 40 are essential in formation of infectious virions. Virus Research. 105: 21-27.

Brusslan, J., Frost,C.,Gharakhanian,E., Lee-Fruman, K., Palmier, C. 2009-2015. Biology 212 Laboratory Manual "Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology" Burgess Publishing.

Gharakhanian, E **Chem-Okereke, O, *Olson, DK, Takahashi, MK. 2011. env1 allele of VPS35 exhibits unique vesicular trafficking and vacuolar enzyme processing phenotype. Molec Cell Biochemistry. 346: 187-95.