Publications

Publications

Abrahamsen, L.H., and M. Jerkofsky. Enhancement of Varicella-Zoster Virus Replication in Cultured Human Embryonic Lung Cells Treated with the Pesticide Carbaryl. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 41(3):652-656 (1981)

Abrahamsen, L.H., and M. Jerkofsky.Characterization of the Viral Enhancement System of Varicella-Zoster Virus by the Pesticide Carbaryl. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 45(5):1560-1565 (1983)

Jerkofsky, M., and L.H. Abrahamsen. Variation in the Susceptibility of Human Herpesviruses to Enhancement by the Pesticide Carbaryl. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 45(5):1555-1559 (1983)

Abrahamsen, L.H. The Origins of Different Cellular Membranes. Magill’s Survey of Science: Life Sciences, Frank N. Magill, Ed., pp. 397-403. Salem Press, 1991.

Abrahamsen, L.H., M. Clay, J.M. Lyle, J.M. Zink, L. Fredrikson, A.J. DeSiervo, and M. Jerkofsky. The Effects of Cytomegalovirus Infection on Polar Lipids and Neutral Lipids in Cultured Human Cells. Intervirology 1996; 39:223-229

Cole, A., and L. Abrahamsen. A Junior/Senior Health Professions Workshop. The Advisor 2002; 22(4):55

Abrahamsen, L. Learning Partnerships Between Undergraduate Biology Students and Younger Learners. Microbiology Education 2004; 5:21-29

Abrahamsen, L. Service Learning in the Undergraduate Science Curriculum: Partnering College Students with High School and Middle School Classes. Focus on Microbiology Education Winter 2004; 10(2):4-5

Abstracts:

Abrahamsen, L.H. and M. Jerkofsky. Interaction of Varicella-Zoster Virus with Sevin in Cultures of Human Cells. Abstracts – Sixth Annual Maine Biomedical Science Symposium, June 1980, E-23.

Abrahamsen, L.H., and M. Jerkofsky. Susceptibility of Various Human Herpesviruses to Enhancement by the Pesticide Carbaryl. Abstracts – Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, 1981.

Jerkofsky, M., and L.H. Abrahamsen. Variation in the Susceptibility of Human Herpesviruses to Enhancement by Carbaryl. Abstracts – Seventh Annual Maine Biomedical Science Symposium, June 1981, p. 31.

Jerkofsky, M.A., L.H. Abrahamsen, A. Wasserman and A.J. DeSiervo. Modification of Lipid Metabolism in Varicella-Zoster Infected Cells. Abstracts – Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, 1982.

Abrahamsen, L.H., L. Fredrikson, M. Clay, A. DeSiervo and M. Jerkofsky. The Effects of Human Cytomegalovirus Infection on the Neutral Lipid Metabolism of Human Embryonic Lung Fibroblasts. Abstracts – Annual Meeting of the American Society for Virology, 1993, 5-9, p. A13.

Abrahamsen, L.H., L. Fredrikson, M. Clay, A. DeSiervo and M. Jerkofsky. Levels of Phospholipids and Neutral lipids in Human Embryonic Lung Cells infected with Human herpesviruses. Abstracts – XIVth Washington International Spring Symposium: Cardiovascular Disease ‘94 – Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms, Prevention, Treatment. Washington, D.C. June 6-10, 1994.

Abrahamsen, L.H., L. Fredrikson, M. Clay, A.J. DeSiervo and M. Jerkofsky. The Effects of Human Cytomegalovirus Infection of the Neutral Lipid Metabolism of Human Embryonic Lung Fibroblasts. Abstracts – Annual Meeting of the American Society for Virology, Davis, CA 1993, 5-9, p. A13.

Lyle, J.M. and L.H. Abrahamsen. The Effects of aFGF and Heparin of the Replication of CMV in HEL Cells. Abstracts – The Diversity of Microbiology Colloquium, Northeast Branch of the American Society for Microbiology and the Northeast Section of the Society for Industrial Microbiology, Cambridge, MA, 1995, p.3.

Abrahamsen, L.H. and J.M. Lyle. The Effects of Acidic Fibroblast Growth Factor on Cytomegalovirus Infection and Production in HEL MRC-5 Fibroblasts. Abstracts – 21st Annual Maine Biological and Medical Sciences Symposium, Bar Harbor, ME, June 1995, p. 33.

Hosley, C.M. and L.H. Abrahamsen. The Effects of PDGF on Cytomegalovirus Replication in Cultured Human Cells. Abstracts – 22nd Annual Maine Biological and Medical Sciences Symposium, Orono, ME, May 1996, p.24.

Abrahamsen, L.H., C.M. Hosley and J. M. Lyle. The Effects of aFGF, bFGF and PDGF on the Replication of Cytomegalovirus in Cultured Human Cells. Abstracts – Annual Meeting of the American Society for Virology, London, Ontario, 1996, P9-1, p.172.

Abrahamsen, L. Independent Projects as a Requirement in an Undergraduate Virology Course. Abstracts – Annual meeting of the American Society for Virology, Bozeman, Montana, July 19-23, 1997.

Fischer, W.A II, L. Abrahamsen and K. Palin. Scanning Electron Microscope Study of the Attachment of Escherichia coli to Human Kidney Cells In Vitro. Abstracts, Twenty fourth Annual Maine Biological and Medical Sciences Symposium, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, May 14-15, 1998.

Lilja, H., M. E. Therrien, K. Palin and L. Abrahamsen. Growth of Esherichia coli Isolates in Luria-Bertani Broth, Human Urine and Artificial Urine. Abstracts, Twenty fourth Annual Maine Biological and Medical Sciences Symposium, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, May 14-15, 1998.

Abrahamsen, L., K. Palin and C. Hersey. Growth of Uropathogenic Strains of Esherichia coli in Artificial Urine and Human Urine from Males and Females. American Society for Microbiology Meeting, Chicago, IL, May 29 – June 3, 1999.

Abrahamsen, L. Learning and Teaching Biology: A Beginning Level Service Learning Based Course. American Society for Microbiology Undergraduate Research Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 16-19, 2002

Cole, A., and L. Abrahamsen. Junior-Senior Health Professions Workshop. National Association of Advisors of the Health Professions Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, June 24-28, 2002.

Abrahamsen, L. Learning Across Cultures: Microbiological Collaborations between College and High School Students. American Society for Microbiology Undergraduate Research Conference, College Park, Maryland, May 16-18, 2003

Schlax, P.E., A. Planchart, L.H. Abrahamsen, and T. G. Lawson. Evidence for a role of the ubiquitin/26S proteasome system in the rapid turnover of EMCV 3C protease in vivo. American Society for Virology 22nd Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, July 2004.