Microbiology & Immunology
Drexel University College of Medicine
United States of America
Dr. Norton is an associate professor in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at Drexel University College of Medicine.
Development of novel antiviral drugs for use against hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection; characterization of biomarkers for hepatocellular carcinoma
"Glucosidase inhibition results in enhanced presentation by MHC class I of de-N-glycosylated hepatitis B envelope protein epitopes in vitro and in vivo"" Norton PA, Menne S, Sinnathamby G, Betesh L, Cote PJ, Philip R, Mehta AS, Tennant BC and TM Block Hepatology, 52: 1242-1250, 2010."
"Linkage specific fucosylation of alpha-1-antitrypsin in patients liver cirrhosis and cancer patients: Implications for a biomarker of hepatocellular carcinoma" Comunale MA, Rodemich-Betesh L, Hafner J, Wang M, Norton P, Di Bisceglie AM, Block T and A Mehta PLoS One 5, e12419, 2010."
"Increased levels of tetra-antennary N-linked glycan but not core fucosylation are associated with hepatocellular carcinoma tissue" Mehta A, Norton P, Liang H, Comunale MA, Wang M, Rodemich-Betesh L, Koszycki A, Noda K, Miyoshi E, and T Block Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev., 21: 925-933, 2012."