Christopher Gelbmann photo

Undergraduate education

University of Minnesota - BS (2010)

Years in MSTP

2012-

PhD program

Cellular and molecular biology

Research interest

Viral determinants of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) latency

Mentor

Rob Kalejta, PhD

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Covington ED, Gelbmann CB, Kotloski NJ, Gralnick JA. An essential role for UshA in processing of extracellular flavin electron shuttles by Shewanella oneidensis. Mol Microbiol. 2010 Oct;78(2):519-32. PMID: 20807196.

Rusman Y, Oppegard LM, Hiasa H, Gelbmann C, Salomon CE. Solphenazines A-F, glycosylated phenazines from Streptomyces sp. strain DL-93. J Nat Prod. 2013 Jan 25;76(1):91-6. PMID: 23317013.

Temburnikar KW, Zimmermann SC, Kim NT, Ross CR, Gelbmann C, Salomon CE, Wilson GM, Balzarini J, Seley-Radtke KL. Antiproliferative activities of halogenated thieno[3,2-d]pyrimidines. Bioorg Med Chem. 2014 Apr 1;22(7):2113-22.
PMID: 24631358.

PhD publications

Lee SH, Caviness K, Albright ER, Lee JH, Gelbmann CB, Rak M, Goodrum F, Kalejta RF. Long and short isoforms of the human cytomegalovirus UL138 protein silence IE1 transcription and promote latency. J Virol. 2016 Sep 29;90(20):9483-94. PMID: 27512069; PMCID: PMC5044833.

Weng C, Lee D, Gelbmann CB, Van Sciver N, Nawandar DM, Kenney SC, Kalejta RF. Human cytomegalovirus productively replicates in vitro in undifferentiated oral epithelial cells. J Virol. 2018 May 30. pii: JVI.00903-18. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29848590.