As a virologist, Dr. Bost enjoys thinking about pathogen/host interactions and how our understanding of microorganisms can lead to pharmacological innovations.
Ph.D. in microbiology, Vanderbilt University, 2000
B.S. in biology, Rhodes College, 1994
Biology 101—Human Biology
Biology 111—General Biology
FRC 011--Enduring Questions
Chemistry 102—Topics in Chemistry (introduction to biochemistry)
Bost, AG, and S Ninon. 2010. Vocation and the PTEV initiative at Wabash College. In Groth M and Kellom G, eds. Engaging College Men: What works, and why. Men’s Studies Press.
Larkin, J, Bost, A, Glass, JI, and SL Tan. 2006. Cytokine-activated natural killer cells exert direct killing of hepatoma cells harboring hepatitis C virus replication. J. Interferon Cytokine Research 26(12): 854-65.
Bost, AG. 2004. More than a stepping stone to graduate school: Undergraduate research at liberal arts colleges. LiberalArtsOnline 4(6).
Bost, AG, Venable, D, Liu, L, and BA Heinz. 2002. Cytoskeletal requirements for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA synthesis in the HCV replicon cell culture system. J. Virol. 77(7):4401-4408.
Bost, AG, Prentice, E, and MR Denison. 2001. Mouse hepatitis virus replicase protein complexes are translocated to sites of M protein accumulation in the ERGIC at late times of infection. Virology. 285(1):21-9.
Bost, AG, Carnahan, RH, Lu, XT, and MR Denison. 2000. Four proteins processed from the replicase gene protein of mouse hepatitis virus colocalize in the cell periphery and adjacent to sites of virion assembly. J. Virol. 74:3379-3387.
Denison, MR, Spaan, WJM, van der Meer, Y, Gibson, CA, Sims, AC, Prentice, E, and XT Lu. 1999. The putative helicase of the coronavirus mouse hepatitis virus is processed from the replicase gene polyprotein and localizes in complexes that are active in viral RNA synthesis. J. Virol. 73:6862-6871.
Gibson, CA, Chen, J, Monroe, SA, and MR Denison. 1997. Expression and processing of the nonstructural proteins of the human astroviruses. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 440: 387-91.
Denison, MR, Sims, AC, Gibson, CA, and Lu XT. 1997. Processing of the MHV-A59 gene 1 polyprotein by the 3C-like proteinase. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 440: 121-127.
Gibson, CA and MR Denison. 1997. Coronavirus picornain-like cysteine proteinase. In Barrett AJ, Woessner F, and Rawlings N, eds. Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes. Academic Press.