Andres Chang

Bio / Education: 

Chemistry BS: University of Central Arkansas - 2006

Molecular and Cellualr Biochemistry PhD: University of Kentucky College of Medicine - 2012

PhD Dissertation Project Title: "Early Events of Human Metapneumovirus Infection"

MD: University of Kentucky College of Medicine - 2014

Current: Internal Medicine Resident: Emory University School of Medicine - Alanta, GA

PubMed Publications: 

  • Masante, C.;El Najjar, F.;Chang, A.;Jones, A.;Moncman, C.L.;Dutch, R.E. "The human metapneumovirus small hydrophobic protein has properties consistent with those of a viroporin and can modulate viral fusogenic activity." Journal of virology 88, 11 (2014): 6423-33. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Chang, A.;Hackett, B.A.;Winter, C.C.;Buchholz, U.J.;Dutch, R.E. "Potential electrostatic interactions in multiple regions affect human metapneumovirus F-mediated membrane fusion." Journal of virology 86, 18 (2012): 9843-53. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Chang, A.;Masante, C.;Buchholz, U.J.;Dutch, R.E. "Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) binding and infection are mediated by interactions between the HMPV fusion protein and heparan sulfate." Journal of virology 86, 6 (2012): 3230-43. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Chang, A.;Dutch, R.E. "Paramyxovirus fusion and entry: multiple paths to a common end." Viruses 4, 4 (2012): 613-36. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Schowalter, R.M.;Chang, A.;Robach, J.G.;Buchholz, U.J.;Dutch, R.E. "Low-pH triggering of human metapneumovirus fusion: essential residues and importance in entry." Journal of virology 83, 3 (2009): 1511-22. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Smith, E.C.;Popa, A.;Chang, A.;Masante, C.;Dutch, R.E. "Viral entry mechanisms: the increasing diversity of paramyxovirus entry." The FEBS journal 276, 24 (2009): 7217-27. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]