Publications

Articles

1. R. Beitner, Y. Sofer and M. Chen-Zion. (1984) Opposite changes with age in liver and muscle in mitochondrial and soluble glucose 1,6-bisphosphate and 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase. Biochem. Med. 32, p. 57-66.

2. R. Beitner, M. Chen-Zion, Y. Sofer-Bassukevitz, Y. Oster, H. Ben-Porat and H. Morgenstern.( 1989). Therapeutic and prophylactic treatment of skin burns with several calmodulin antagonists. Gen. Pharmac. 20, p. 165-173.

3. R. Beitner, M. Chen-Zion, Y. Sofer-Bassukevitz, , H. Morgenstern and H. Ben-Porat (1989). Treatment of frostbite with the calmodulin antagonist thioridazine and trifluoperazine. Gen. Pharmac. 20, p. 641-646.

4. Y. Bassukevitz, M. Chen-Zion, and R. Beitner (1989). Effect of epinephrine on glucose 1,6-bisphosphate and carbohydrate metabolism in skin. Int. J. Biochem. 21, p. 1229-1234.

5. R. Beitner, M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz (1991). Effect of the calmodulin antagonist CGS 9343B on skin burns. Gen. Pharmac. 22, p. 67-72.

6. M. Chen-Zion, T. Livnat and R. Beitner(1992). Insulin rapidly stimulates binding of phosphofructokinase and aldolase to muscle cytoskeleton. Int. J. Biochem. 24, p. 821-826.

7. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz and R. Beitner (1992). Sequence of insulin effects on cytoskeleton and cytosolic phosphofructokinase, mitochondrial hexokinase, glucose 1,6-bisphosphate and fructose 2,6-bisphosphate levels, and the antagonistic action of calmodulin inhibitors, in diaphragm muscle. Int. J. Biochem. 10, p. 1661-1667.

8. Y. Bassukevitz, M. Chen-Zion, and R. Beitner (1992). Ca2+ -Ionophore A23187 and the Ca2+ mobilizing hormones serotonin, vasopressin, and bradykinin increase mitochondrially bound hexokinase in muscle. Biochem. Medicine and Metabolic Biol. 47, p. 181-188.

9. M. Chen-Zion (1992) Mechanism involved in the regulation of glycolysis under various hormonal conditions. Ph. D. Thesis, Dep. Of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.

10. T. Livnat, M. Chen-Zion, and R. Beitner (1993). Uncoupling of mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation abolished the stimulatory action of insulin on binding of glycolytic enzymes to muscle cytoskeleton. Int. J. Biochem 25. 993-997.

11. M. Chen-Zion, G. Lilling and R. Beitner (1993). The dual effects of Ca2+ on binding of the glycolitic enzymatic phosphofructokinase and aldolase to muscle cytoskeleton. Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biol. 49, p. 173-181.

12. T. Livnat, M. Chen-Zion, and R. Beitner (1993). Stimulatory effect of epidermal growth factor on binding of glycolytic enzymes to muscle cytoskeleton and the antagonistic action of calmodulin inhibitors. Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biol. 50, p. 24-34.

13. T. Livnat, M. Chen-Zion, and R. Beitner (1994). Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) rapidly stimulates binding on glycolytic enzymes to muscle cytoskeleton, prevented by calmodulin antagonist. Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biol. 53, 28-33.

14. N. Koren-Schwartzaer, M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1994). Serotonin-induced decrease in brain ATP, stimulation of brain anaerobic glycolysis and elevation of plasma hemoglobin the protective action of calmodulin antagonists. Gen. Pharmac. 25, p. 1257-1262.

15. T. Livnat, M. Chen-Zion, C. Brodie and R. Beitner (1995). Rapid stimulatory effect of insulin on binding of glycolytic enzymes to cytoskeleton of C-6 glial cells, and the antagonistic action of calmodulin inhibitors. Endocrine 3, p. 319-322.

16. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz and R. Beitner (1995). Rapid changes in carbohydrate metabolism in muscle induced by Triiodothyronine, the role of glucose 1,6-bisphosphate. Biochemical and Molecular Medicine 56, p. 19-25.

17. M. Chen-Zion, T. Livnat and R. Beitner(1994). Effect of long-term streptozotocin diabetes on cytoskeletal and cytosolic phosphofructokinase and the levels of , glucose 1,6-bisphosphate and fructose 2,6-bisphosphate in different rat muscles. Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biol. 53, p. 137-144.

18. A. Magen, N. Koren-Schwartzaer M. Chen-Zion and R. Beitner (1995). Effect of insulin-induced hypoglycemia on cytoskeleton-bound and cytosolic phosphofructokinase and the levels of glucose 1,6-bisphosphate in rat brain. Biochemical and Molecular Medicine 56, p. 94-98.

19. L. Glass-Marmor M. Chen-Zion and R. Beitner (1996). Effect of Carbamylcholine and pyridostigmine on cytoskeleton-bound and cytosolic phosphofructokinase and ATP levels in different rat tissues. Gen. Pharmac. 27, p. 1241-1246.

20. R. Goren, M. Huberman, U. Zehavi, M. Chen-Zion and E. Echeverria (2000). Sugar utilization by citrus juice cells as determined by [14C]-sucrose and [14C]-fructose feeding analysis. Plant Physiol. Biochem. 38, 507-515.

21. J. Schneiderman, R. L. Wilensky, A. Weiss, E. Samouha, L. Muchnik, M. Chen-Zion, M. Ilovitch, E. Golan, A. Blank, M. Flugelman, Y. Rozenman and R. Virmani (2005) Diagnosis of thin-cap fibroatheromas by a self-contained intravascular magnetic resonance imaging probe in ex vivo human aortas and in situ coronary arteries. J. American College of Cardiology 45:1970-3.

Abstracts

1. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Sofer-Bassukevitz, H. Ben-Porat, H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1988). Regulation of carbohydrate metabolism by epinephrine in skin. J. Endocrinol. Invest. 11 (supp 1) p.82.

2. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz, H. Ben-Porat, H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1989). Rapid effects of Triiodothyronine (T3) on carbohydrate metabolism in muscle. The Annual meeting of the Israel Endocrine Society, Jerusalem, Nov, 6-9, p.13.

3. Y. Bassukevitz, M. Chen-Zion, G. Lilling, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1991). Regulation of carbohydrate metabolism in muscle by calcium. Symp. Advanced in Regulation of Carbohydrate Metabolism. Satellite of the 15th International Congress of Biochemistry, Jerusalem, Israel,, 30 July- 2 August p.51.

4. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz, H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1991). Antagonistic effects of insulin and calmodulin inhibitors on binding of glycolytic enzymes to cytoskeleton, hexokinase to mitochondria and Glc-1,6-P2 levels in diaphragm muscle. Symp. Advanced in Regulation of Carbohydrate Metabolism. Satellite of the 15th International Congress of Biochemistry, Jerusalem, Israel,, 30 July- 2 August p.52.

5. T. Livnat M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1991) Epidermal growth factor increases the binding of phosphofructokinase and aldolase to muscle cytoskeleton. Symp Advanced in Regulation of Carbohydrate Metabolism. Satellite of the 15th International Congress of Biochemistry, Jerusalem, Israel,, 30 July- 2 August p.54.

6. Y. Bassukevitz, M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1991). Effect of vasopressin, bradikinin, serotonin and calmodulin antagonist on mitochondrial hexokinase in muscle. The Israel Endocrine Society, 8th Israel Medical week, p. 48.

7. M. Chen-Zion, T. Livnat H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1991). Effect of epidermal growth factor on the binding of glycolytic enzymes to muscle cytoskeleton. The Israel Endocrine Society, 8th Israel Medical week, p. 49.

8. M. Chen-Zion, T. Livnat H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1991). Rapid effects of insulin on the binding of phosphofructokinase and aldolase to muscle cytoskeleton. Israel J. Med. Sci. 27,p. 355.

9. T. Livnat M. Chen-Zion, H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1993). Linkage between the insulin stimulatory effect on cytoskeletal glycolysis and mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation in muscle. Annual meeting of the Israel Endocrine Society, Tel Aviv, Jun 26-28, p. 84.

10. N. Koren M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1993). Effect of serotonin on the regulation of glycolysis in brain. Annual meeting of the Israel Endocrine Society, Tel Aviv, Jun 26-28, p. 85.

11. M. Cohen, M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1995). A reduction in glycolysis and ATP in red blood cells from streptozotocin-induced diabetes. The First Meeting of F.I.S.E.B, Eilat, Israel Oct. 17-20 p. 26.

12. M. Chen-Zion, Y. Bassukevitz, H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner. (1995). Triiodothyronine-induced rapid changes in carbohydrate metabolism in rat muscle. The First Meeting of F.I.S.E.B, Eilat, Israel Oct. 17-20 p. 37.

13. T. Livnat M. Chen-Zion, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1995). Binding of glycolytic enzymes to cytoskeleton, a novel mechanism in signal transduction of growth factors and insulin. The First Meeting of F.I.S.E.B, Eilat, Israel Oct. 17-20 p. 318.

14. T. Livnat M. Chen-Zion, H. Brodie, H. Ben-Porat and R. Beitner (1995). Effects of insulin on the binding of glycolytic enzymes to brain cytoskeleton, and the role of Ca2+-calmodulin. Annual meeting of the Israel Endocrine Society, Tel Aviv, Jan 232-24, p.57.

15. M. Chen-Zion, T. Livnat H. Morgenstern and R. Beitner (1995) Effects of strepotozotocin diabetes on glycolysis mimicked by Ca2+-ionophore in muscle. Annual meeting of the Israel Endocrine Society, Tel Aviv, Jan 23-24, p.58.