Selected publications of Beth A. Montelone, Ph. D.

DNA Repair

Herrerra-Moyano, E., M. Moriel-Carretero, B. A. Montelone, and A. Aguilera, 2014. The rem Mutations in the ATP-binding Groove of the Rad3/XPD Helicase Lead to Xeroderma pigmentosum-Cockayne Syndrome-like Phenotypes, PLOS Genetics DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004859

Montelone, B. A., 2014. “Yeast Mating Type”. In: Nature Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. London: Nature Publishing Group. Invited and peer-reviewed revision of 2003 article.

Rochelle, P. A., S. J. Upton, B. A. Montelone, and K. Wood, 2005. The response of Cryptosporidium parvum to UV light. Trends Parasitol. 21: 81-87.

Rochelle, P. A., D. Fallar, M. M. Marshall, B. A. Montelone, S. Upton, and K. Wood, 2004. Irreversible UV inactivation of Cryptosporidium spp. despite the presence of UV repair genes. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 51: 553-562.

Petrik, D. T., A. Iseli, B. A. Montelone, J. L. Van Etten, and R. J. Clem, 2003. Improving baculovirus resistance to UV inactivation: increased virulence resulting from expression of a DNA repair enzyme. J. Invert. Pathol. 82: 50-56.

Montelone, B. A., and K. J. Koelliker, 1995.  Interaction of mutations affecting spontaneous mutation, mitotic recombination, and DNA repair in yeast. Curr. Genet. 27: 102-109.

Montelone, B. A., and R. E. Malone.  1994.  Analysis of the rad3-101 and rad3-102 mutations of Saccharomyces cerevisiae: implications for structure/function of Rad 3 protein.  Yeast 10: 13-27.

Montelone, B. A., and B. C. Liang-Chong.  1993.  Interaction of excision repair genes and mitotic recombination functions in yeast.  Curr. Genet. 24: 481-486.

Montelone, B. A., L. A. Gilbertson, C. N. Giroux, R. Nassar, and R. E. Malone. 1992.  Analysis of the spectrum of mutations induced by the rad3-102 mutator allele of yeast.  Mutat. Res. 267: 55-66.

Song, J.-M., B. A. Montelone, W. Siede, and E. C. Friedberg, 1990.  Effect of multiple yeast rad3 alleles on UV sensitivity, mutability, and mitotic recombination.  J. Bacteriol. 172: 6620-6630.

Montelone, B. A., M. F. Hoekstra, and R. E. Malone.  1988.  Spontaneous mitotic recombination in yeast:  effects of the rem1 alleles of the RAD3 gene.  Genetics 119: 289-301.

Malone, R. E., B. A. Montelone, C. Edwards, K. Carney, and M. F. Hoekstra. 1988.  A re-examination of the role of the RAD52 gene in spontaneous mitotic recombination.  Curr. Genet. 14: 211-223.

Montelone, B. A., S. Prakash, and L. Prakash.  1981.  Recombination and mutagenesis in rad6 mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae: Evidence for multiple functions of the RAD6 gene.  Molec. Gen. Genet. 184: 410-415.

Montelone, B. A., S. Prakash, and L. Prakash.  1981.  Hyper-recombination and mutator effects of the mms9-1, mms13-1, and mms21-1 mutations in Saccharomyces cerevisiaeCurr. Genet. 4: 223-232.

Montelone, B. A., S. Prakash, and L. Prakash.  1981.  Spontaneous mitotic recombination in mms8-1, an allele of the CDC9 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae.  J. Bacteriol. 147: 517-525.

Prakash, S., L. Prakash, W. Burke, and B. A. Montelone.  1980.  Effects of the RAD52 gene on recombination in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.  Genetics 94: 31-50.

Non-peer-reviewed

Stewart, R. D., J. K. Shultis and B. A. Montelone, 2000. A kinetic biological effects model for quiescent cells, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, PNNL-13258.

Montelone, B. A., 1999. Chemical mutagens. In: Encyclopedia of Genetics, J. A. Knight, Ed., Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, pp. 82-84.

Montelone, B. A., 1999. DNA repair. In: Encyclopedia of Genetics, J. A. Knight, Ed., Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, pp. 154-158.

Molecular Biology of Cryptosporidium parvum

Rochelle, P.A., S. J. Upton, B. A. Montelone, and K. Wood, 2005. The response of Cryptosporidium parvum to UV light. Trends Parasitol. 21: 81-87.

 Rochelle, P.A., D. Fallar, M. M. Marshall, B. A. Montelone, S. Upton, and K. Wood, 2004. Irreversible UV inactivation of Cryptosporidium spp. despite the presence of UV repair genes. J. Eukayot. Microbiol. 51: 553-562.

Woods, K. M., M. Tilley, A. Iseli, S. J. Upton, B. A. Montelone, and N. V. Khramtsov, 1999.  Sequence of the gene encoding hsp90e from Cryptosporidium parvum.  DNA Sequence 10: 339-342.

Blunt, D. S., N. V. Khramtsov, S. J. Upton, and B.A. Montelone, 1997. Molecular karyotype analysis of Cryptosporidium parvum: evidence for eight chromosomes and a low-molecular size molecule.  Clin. Diag. Immunol. 4: 11-13.

Khramtsov, N. V., B. Oppert, B. A. Montelone, and S. J. Upton, 1997.  Sequencing, analysis and expression in Escherichia coli of a gene encoding a 15 KDa Cryptosporidium parvum protein. Biophys. Biochem. Res. Commun. 230: 164-166.

Khramtsov, N. V., D. S. Blunt, B. A. Montelone, and S. J. Upton, 1996. The putative acetyl-coA synthetase gene of Cryptosporidium parvum and a new conserved protein motif in acetyl-coA synthetases.  J. Parasit. 82: 423-427.

Blunt, D. S., B. A. Montelone, S. J. Upton, and N. V. Khramtsov, 1996. Sequence of the parasitic protozoan, Cryptosporidium parvum, putative protein disulfide isomerase-encoding DNA.  Gene 181:221-223.

Khramtsov, N. V., M. Tilley, D. S. Blunt, B. A. Montelone, and S. J. Upton, 1995.  Cloning and analysis of a Cryptosporidium parvum gene encoding a protein with homology to cytoplasmic form hsp70.  J. Euk. Microbiol. 424: 416-422.

Education and Human Resource Development

Grauer, B., L. P. Thurston, and B. A. Montelone, 2015. KS-LSAMP Pathways to STEM: A systems approach to supporting minority participation in STEM. Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education 122nd Annual Conference and Exposition.

Britton, D. M., C. L. Baird, R. A. Dyer, B. J. Middendorf, B. A. Montelone, and C. Smith. 2012. Surveying the campus climate for faculty: A comparison of the assessments of STEM and non-STEM Faculty, Intl. J. Gender Sci. Tech. 4 (1): 103-122. http://genderandset.open.ac.uk/index.php/genderandset/article/view/221/388

Hai-Jew, S., L. C. Freeman, and B. A. Montelone, 2011. “Globalizing and Localizing: Creating an Introductory Public Health Course and Online Learning Environment (A Case Study)”. In: .N. A. Alias and S. bin Hashim, eds., Instructional Technology Research, Design and Development:  Lessons from the Field, IGI Global, Hershey, PA.

Montelone, B. A., 2010. “Building Infrastructure to Enhance Integration of Research and Education”, In: Sustaining and Enhancing the Research Mission of Public Universities, Merrill Series on The Research Mission of Public Universities, Merrill Advanced Studies Center, University of Kansas.

Britton, D. M., C. L. Baird, R. A. Dyer, B. J. Middendorf, B. A. Montelone, and C. Smith. 2009. Surveying the Campus Climate for Faculty: A comparison of the assessments of SEM and non-SEM Faculty, WEPAN 2009 National Conference Proceedings.

Montelone, B.A., and R. A. Dyer, 2008. Career Advancement Program for Tenured SEM Women Faculty. WEPAN 2008 National Conference Proceedings.

Montelone, B. A., D. A. Rintoul, L. G. Williams, 2008. Assessment of the effectiveness of the studio format in student learning in introductory undergraduate biology. CBE—Life Sciences Education 7: 234-242.

B. A. Montelone, 2007. “Initiatives to Increase Faculty Competitiveness for Federal Research Funding”, In: Future Directions for Federal Research Funding, Merrill Series on The Research Mission of Public Universities, Merrill Advanced Studies Center, University of Kansas.

R. A. Dyer and B. A. Montelone, 2007.  “An institutional approach to establishing professional networks.”  In: Transforming Science and Engineering, A. J. Stewart, J. E. Malley, and D. Lavaque, eds, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press; pp. 48-61.

R. A. Dyer, B. A. Montelone, and B. R. Rush, 2007. Parallel Paths:  A college-wide peer group mentoring program.  WEPAN 2007 National Conference Proceedings.

Montelone, B. A., R. A. Dyer, C. Burack, and S. E. Franks, 2006.  Designing welcoming and inclusive STEM department websites. WEPAN 2006 National Conference Proceedings.

Dyer, R. A., B. A. Montelone, M. Rezac, and T. S. King, 2006.  A novel approach to active recruiting of women for STEM faculty positions.  WEPAN 2006 National Conference Proceedings.

Montelone, B. A., and J. D. Spears, 2006.  6-12 teacher/University faculty partnerships to improve science education.  WEPAN 2006 National Conference Proceedings.

Arnold-Christian, S., K. D. Douglas, R. A. Dyer, L. Freeman, B. A. Montelone and J. D. Spears, 2006.  Designing and delivering student-led outreach events for middle school students.  WEPAN 2006 National Conference Proceedings.

B. A. Montelone and R. A. Dyer, 2005. K-State ADVANCE Distinguished Lecture Series. WEPAN/NAMEPA 2005 National Conference Proceedings.

Spears, J. D., B. A. Montelone, S. Arnold Christian, K.D. Douglas, R. A. Dyer, and L. Freeman, 2005. The GROW Project:  Impacts on academic performance. WEPAN/NAMEPA 2005 National Conference Proceedings.

Spears, J. D., R. A. Dyer, S. E. Franks, and B. A. Montelone, 2004. Building a network to support girls and women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. J. Women Minor. Sci. Engg.,10: 161-177.

B. A. Montelone and R. A. Dyer, 2004. ADVANCE Institutional Transformation at Kansas State University. WEPAN 2004 National Conference Proceedings.

Arnold, S., R. A. Dyer, L. Freeman, B. A. Montelone, and J. D. Spears, 2004. The GROW Project: The Road Ahead, WEPAN 2004 National Conference, Proceedings.

Montelone, B. A., R. A. Dyer, and D. J. Takemoto, 2003. A mentoring program for female and minority faculty members in the sciences and engineering: effectiveness and status after nine years. J. Women Minor. Sci. Eng. 9: 259-271.

Arnold, S., S. E. Franks, R. A. Dyer, B. A. Montelone, and J. D. Spears, 2003. The GROW Project: Show Me the Money! WEPAN 2003 National Conference Proceedings..

S E. Franks, S. Arnold, B. Montelone, R. A. Dyer, J. Spears, and D. Takemoto, 2002. The GROW Project: Establishing a school/university/industry/government network. WEPAN 2002 National Conference Proceedings..

Montelone, B. A., L. Mayo, and B. Williamson, 1995. Rapid transformation of a color mutant of yeast. The American Biology Teacher 57: 171-173.

Non-peer-reviewed

Manney, T., L. Davis, B. Johnson, M. Manney, B. Montelone, L. Weaver, and B. Williamson, 1996. A Classroom Guide to Yeast Experiments. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.