Published & Presented Work

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Cao, F., Gerpott, F. H., Auevechanichkul, N., Chupanova, M., Mun, Y., Ziska, E. & Taylor, M. J. (2021). MyD88 oligomer size functions as a physical threshold to trigger IL1R Myddosome signaling. Journal of Cell Biology, 220(7), e202012071.

Bui, H., Helms, J. L., Sierra-Hoffman, M., Stevens, M. L., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Castro-Lainez, M. T., & Deliz, R. J. (2020). Thymoma Causing Bilateral Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis. Respiratory medicine case reports, 30, 101049.

Tran, L. T., Helms, J. L., Sierra-Hoffman, M., Stevens, M. L., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Castro-Lainez, M. T., Deliz, R. J. (2019). Rickettsia typhi Infection Presenting as Severe ARDS. IDCases, e00645.

Castro-Lainez, M., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Antunez, D., Cruz-Codina, M., Cahuayme-Zuniga, L., Vitale, K., Sierra-Hoffman, M., Midturi, J. K. (2019). Cryptococcus laurentii meningitis in a non-HIV patient. IDCases 18: e00612. doi:10.1016/j.idcr.2019.e00612 PMID: 30788216

Saddler, K., Munoz, J., Castro-Lainez, M., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Sierra-Hoffman, M., Llompart-Zeno, J., Fader, R., Chandna, H., Howel, A., Midturi, J., Winn, R. (2019). Nontyphoidal Salmonella purulent pericarditis presenting with pericardial tamponade in a patient on infliximab therapy. IDCases, 15: e00500. doi:10.1016/j.idcr.2019.e00500 PMID: 30788216

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Deliz, R. J. (2019). A Comatose State in Disseminated Strongyloidiasis due to an Anti-Parasitic Drug. EC Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, 8(2): 197-201. https://www.ecronicon.com/ecprm/pdf/ECPRM-08-00344.pdf

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Deliz, R. J. (2018). Fulminant acute intrathoracic coccidioidomycosis in South Texas: Case report and mini-review of the literature. EC Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, 7(12), 875-884. https://www.ecronicon.com/ecprm/pdf/ECPRM-07-00300.pdf

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Deliz, R. J. (2018). Difficult intubation in a patient with an adverse drug reaction. EC Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, 7(10), 701-5. https://www.ecronicon.com/ecprm/pdf/ECPRM-07-00271.pdf

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Atkin, A.L., Kebaara B.W. (2011). Copper tolerance of “Saccharomyces cerevisiae” nonsense-mediated mRNA decay mutants. Current Genetics, 57(6), 421-430. doi:10.1007/s00294-011-0356-0 PMID: 21918884

Pre-Prints

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Cao, F., Gerpott, F. H., Auevechanichkul, N., Chupanova, M., Mun, Y., ... & Taylor, M. J. (2020). On demand MyD88 oligomerization is controlled by IRAK4 during Myddosome signaling. bioRxiv.

Oral Presentations

Deliz-Aguirre, R. (2021). MyD88 oligomer size functions as a physical threshold to trigger IL1R Myddosome signaling. Immunology and Immunotherapy Subgroup, Cell Biology Conference, ASCB and EMBO.

Deliz-Aguirre, R. (2017). Mathematical models for a biodefense loophole—Development of antibiotic resistant bacteria. Lamar Bruni Vergara Academic Conference, Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas.

Poster Presentations

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Alfaro, C., Schmidl, S. R. (2017). Phylogenetic studies of minimal bacterial genomes: New tool for analyzing evolutionary relationships. American Society for Microbiology Microbe, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Alfaro, C., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Schmidl, S. R. (2017). The minimal bacterial genome as a new tool to analyze evolutionary relationships. Lamar Bruni Vergara Academic Conference, Laredo, Texas.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Schmidl, S. R. (2017). Emergence of antibiotic resistance in pathogenic bacteria. American Society for Microbiology Biothreats: Research, Response, and Policy, Washington, District of Columbia.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Schmidl, S. R. (2016). Phylogenetic analysis of Mollicutes species: New insights into the evolution of minimal pathogenic bacteria. American Society for Microbiology: Texas Branch Fall Meeting, Dallas, Texas.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Schmidl, S. R. (2016). Phylogenetic analysis of Mollicutes species: New insights into the evolution of minimal pathogenic bacteria. Texas A&M University System Pathways Annual Symposium, Prairie View, Texas.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Kebaara, B.W. (2012). CTR2 and the nonsense-mediated mRNA decay pathway in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. American Society for Microbiology: Texas Branch Spring Meeting, New Braunfels, Texas.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Kebaara, B.W. (2011). Copper Tolerance of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay Mutants. Undergraduate Research Scholar Week, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

Deliz-Aguirre, R., Kebaara, B.W. (2011). Copper tolerance of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay mutants. American Society for Microbiology: Texas Branch Spring Meeting, New Braunfels, Texas.

Chavarria, G.E., Devanna, K.K.G., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Jones, L.M., MacDonough, M.T., Yoo, G.K., Locke, A., Chaplin, D.J., Siim, B.G., Chen, S.E., Pinney, K.G., Trawick, M.L. (2011). Thiosemicarbazones as potent and selective Cathepsin-K Inhibitors. 241st American Chemical Society’s National Meeting & Exposition, Anaheim, California.

Kebaara, B.W., Deliz-Aguirre, R., Madrigal, R., Okafor, K., Atkin, A.L. (2010). Natural mRNAs with Long 3’-UTRs are Degraded by the Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. The National Science Foundation: Innovation in Biological Research, Alexandria, Virginia.