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Van Hoewyk D. November 10, 2014. Calling GMOs "unnatural" suggests they are unhealthy. New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/11/10/should-the-fda-regulate-the-use-of-natural-on-food-products-15/calling-gmos-unnatural-suggests-they-are-unhealthy

Van Hoewyk D. January 2015. Science and society benefit from more scientists with physical disabilites. Coastal Carolina University, CeTEAL News. http://www.coastal.edu/media/academics/ceteal/cetealnewsletters/CeTEALNewsletter_January:February_2105.pdf


Van Hoewyk D. Using a case study article on earwax to enhance understanding and interest in genetics. Journal of College Science Teaching, 41, 60-62. pdf

Van Hoewyk D. 2007. Using a case-study article to effectively introduce mitosis. Journal of College Science Teaching 37, 12-14. pdf

Research * Coastal Carolina Universty undergraduate students supervised by Doug Van Hoewyk

Van Hoewyk D. 2016. Use of the non-radioactive SUnSET method to detect decreased protein synthesis in proteasome inhibited Arabidopsis roots. Plant Methods. 12. pdf

Fisher B*, Yarmolinsky D, Abdel-Ghany S, Pilon-Smits EA, Sagi M, Van Hoewyk D. 2016. Superoxide generated from the glutathione-mediated reduction of selenite damages the iron-sulfur cluster of chloroplastic ferredoxin. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 106: 228-235. pdf

Van Hoewyk D. 2016. Defects in endoplasic recticulum associated degradation (ERAD) increases selenate sensitiviy in Arabidopsis. Plant Signaling and Behavior. pdf

Dimkovikj A*, Fisher B*, Hutchison K, and Van Hoewyk D. 2015. Stuck between a ROS and a hard place: analysis of the ubiquitin proteasome pathway in selenocysteine treated Brassica napus reveals different toxicities during selenium assimilation. Journal of Plant Physiology. pdf

Dimkovikj A* and Van Hoewyk D. 2014. Selenite activates the alternative oxidase pathway and alters primary metabolism in Brassica napus roots: evidence of a mitochondrial stresss response. BMC Plant Biology. 14: 259. pdf

Vallentine P*, Hung CH, Xie J, Van Hoewyk D. 2014. The ubiquitin proteasome pathway protects Chlamydomonas reinhardti against selenite toxicity, but is impaired as reactive oxygen species accumulate. AOB plants doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plu62. pdf

Van Hoewyk D. 2013. A tale of two toxicities: malformed selenoproteins and oxidative stress both contribute to selenium stress in plants. Annals of Botany 112: 965-972. pdf

Sabbagh M* and Van Hoewyk D. 2012. Malformed Selenoproteins Are Removed By The Ubiquitin-Proteasome Pathway In Stanleya pinnata. Plant and Cell Physiology 53: 555-564. (first published online February 9, 2012 doi:10.1093/pcp/pcs015). pdf

Grant K*, Carey NM*, Mendoza M*, Schulze J, Pilon M, Pilon-Smits EAH, Van Hoewyk D. 2011. Adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate reductase (APR2) mutation in Arabidopsis implicates glutathione deficiency in selenate toxicity. Biochemical Journal 438, 325-335. pdf

Van Hoewyk D. Commentary on Real-time imaging of leaf apoplast pH dynamics in response to NaCl stress. 2011. Frontiers in Plant Science 2: 52 pdf

Kiviat E, Mihocko G, Stevens G, Groffman PM, Van Hoewyk D. 2010. Vegetation, soils, and land use in clacereous fens of eastern New York and adjacent Connecticut. Rhodora 112, 335-354. pdf

Freeman JL, Tamaoki M, Stushnoff C, Quinn CF, Cappa JJ, Devonshire J, Fakra S, Marcus MA, McGrath S, Van Hoewyk D, Pilon-Smits EAH. 2010. Molecular
mechanisms of selenium tolerance and hyperaccumulation in Stanlyea pinnata. Plant Physiology 153, 1630-1652. pdf

Poliak P, Van Hoewyk D, Obornik M, Zikova A, Stuart KD, Tachezy J, Pilon M, Lukes J. 2010. Functions and cellular localization of cysteine desulfurase and selenocysteine lyase in Trypanosoma brucei. FEBS Journal 277, 383-393. pdf

Van Hoewyk D, Pilon M, Pilon-Smits AEH. 2008. The function of NifS like proteins in plant sulfur and selenium metabolism. Plant Science 174, 117-123. pdf

Van Hoewyk D, Takahashi H, Inoue H, Hess A, Tamaoki M, Pilon-Smits EAH. 2008. Transcriptome and biochemical analyses give insight into selenium-stress responses and Se tolerance mechanisms in Arabidopsis. Physiologia Plantarum 132, 235-253. pdf

Van Hoewyk D., Abdel-Ghany SE, Cohu CM, Herbert SK, Kugrens P, Pilon M, Pilon-Smits AEH. 2007. Chloroplast iron-sulfur cluster protein maturation requires the essential cysteine desulfurase CpNifS. PNAS 104, 5686-5691. pdf

Van Hoewyk D., Garifulluna G., Abdel-Ghany SE., Marcus MA., Fakra S., Ishiyama K., Inoue, E., Pilon M., Pilon-Smits, EAH. 2005. Overexpression of CpNifS enhances selenium tolerance and accumulation in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology 139, 1518-1528. pdf

Lee L, Van Hoewyk D, Orr-Weaver, T. 2003. The Drosophila cell cycle kinase PAG GU forms an active complex with PLUTONIUM and GNU to regulate embryotic divistions. Genes and Development 17: 2979-2991. pdf

Van Hoewyk D, Wigand C, Groffman PM. 2001. Endomychorrizal colonization of Dasiphora Floribunda, a native plant species of calcareous wetlands in eastern New York state, USA. Wetlands. 21 (3): 431-436. pdf

Van Hoewyk D, Groffman PM, Kiviat E, Mihocko G, Steven G. 2000. Soil nitrogen dynamics in organic and mineral soil fens in eastern New York. Soil Science Society of America Journal 64:2168-2173. pdf

Desai T., Van Hoewyk D., Stoilov I., Child A, Brice G, Sarfarazi M. 1999. A new genome wide Screening of 281 affected subjects in 84 families with adult-onset Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG). American Journal of Human Genetics. 65(4). A224.


Phytoremediation of selenium. Trends in Bioremediation and Phytoremediation. 2010. Ed. Grazyna Plaza. Pilon Smits EAH, Valdez Barillas JR, Van Hoewyk D, Lin ZQ. Research Signpost. Kerala, India. pp. 355-371.

Biogenesis of Iron-Sulfur Cluster Proteins in Plants. In: Setlow JK (Ed) "Genetic engineering principles and methods." 2006. Pilon M, Abdel-Ghany S, Ye H, Van Hoewyk D, Pilon-Smits EAH. 2006. Wiley, New York. pp. 101-117.