Natalia   V.  Guevara

Associate Professor  

Office: BSETB 1.208
Phone: (956) 882-6773
Email: natalia.guevara@utrgv.edu

Dr. Natalia V. Guevara





Selected Publications


  • Juan Guevara, J Romo, Jr, Troy McWhorter, and Natalia Guevara. "Analogs of LDL Receptor Ligand Motifs in Dengue Envelope and Capsid Proteins as Potential Codes for Cell Entry.," Journal of viruses 2015, (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2015).

  • Juan Guevara, Nagindra Prashad, Boris Ermolinsky, John Gaubatz, Dongcheul Kang, Andrea Schwarzbach, David Loose, and Natalia Guevara. "Apo B100 Similarities to Viral Proteins Suggest Basis for LDL-DNA Binding and Transfection Capacity," No. Journal of Lipid Research 51(7), (2010): 1704-1718.

  • J Guevara, Jr, N Prashad, Boris Ermolinsky, J Gaubatz, D Kang, Andrea Schwarzbach, D Loose, and Natalia Guevara. "Apo B100 similarities to viral proteins suggest basis for LDL-DNA binding and transfection capacity.," Journal of lipid research 51, no. 7 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2010): 1704-18.

  • Natalia Guevara, Chen K-H, and Chan L.. "Apoptosis in atherosclerosis: pathological and pharmacological implications," No. Pharmacological Research 44:, (2001): 59-71.

  • R. Collins, R. Velji, Natalia Guevara, L. Chan, and A Beaudet. "P-selectin or ICAM-1 deficiency protects against atherosclerosis in apo E-deficient mice.," No. The Journal of Experimental Medicine 191, (2000): 189-194.

  • Natalia Guevara and J Guevara. "P53 and its effectors in atherogenesis (review, invited). ," No. BiotechLab International 1, (2000): 10-12.

  • Natalia Guevara, D. Spencer, and L. Chan. "Apoptosis in atherosclerosis: role and regulation ," No. ). Current Opinion in Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, and Renal Investigational Drugs 1, (1999): 206-213.

  • Natalia Guevara, H. Kim, E. Antonova, and L. Chan. "The absence of p53 accelerates atherosclerosis by increasing cell proliferation in vivo," No. Nature Medicine 5, (1999): 335-339.

  • C Yang, Z Gu, Y Xie, Natalia Guevara, M Yang, D Yeshurun, JAV Quion, and A Gotto. "Effect of gemfibrozil on very-low-density lipoprotein composition and low-density lipoprotein size in patients with hypertriglyceridemia or combined hyperlipidemia," no. Atherosclerosis 126, (1996): 105-126.

  • A Maliugin, D Novikov, V Kosykh, E Kosenkov, N Medvedeva, and Natalia Guevara. "Inhibition of cholesterol biosynthesis in rabbit hepatocytes by 3-beta-(omega-hydroxyalkoxy)cholest-5-enes. (Russ.)," No. Bioorganicheskaya Khimiia (Bio-organic chemistry) 22, (1996): 541-547.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Natalia Guevara. Application of APo B100-derived peptides for nucleic acid delivery, COS, UTRGV, $24,999.00 (April 7, 2017 - August 15, 2018)



Selected Presentations


  • Alondra Escobar, Michael Izaguirre, Juan Guevara, Jr., and Natalia Guevara. "HIGH RESOLUTION OPTICAL IMAGING OF HUMAN LEUKOCYTES IN AN AQUEOUR BUFFER," UTRGV Medical School Inagural Research Symposium, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (August 2017)

  • Christian Miranda Solis, Juan Guevara, Jr., and Natalia Guevara. "MOTIFS IN DENGUE NS1 PROTEINS IMPLY CAPACITY TO INTERACT WITH HOST IMMUNE SIGNALING PATHWAYS," UTRGV Medical School Inagural Research Symposium, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (August 2017)

  • Lazaro Mendez, Michael Izaguirre, Juan Guevara, Jr., and Natalia Guevara. "NANOSCALE RESOLUTION OPTICAL MICROSCOPY OF FIBRIN AND PLATELET MATRIX," UTRGV Medical School Inagural Research Symposium, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (August 2017)

  • Alondra Escobar, Michael Izaguirre, Diego Garcia, Juan Guevara, Jr., and Natalia Guevara. "NANOSTRUCTURE IMAGING OF LA-15 LDL APHERESIS DEXTRAN SULFATE CELLULOSE BEADS," UTRGV Medical School Inagural Research Symposium, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (August 2017)

  • Michael Izaguirre, Jaime Romo, Ross Guevara, Juan Guevara, and Natalia Guevara . "REFINEMENT OF REAL-TIME NANOSCALE OPTICAL MICROGRAPHS THROUGH CONTRAST LIMITED ADAPTIVE HISTOGRAM EQUALIZATION," UTRGV Medical School Inagural Research Symposium, UTRGV, Edinburg, TX (August 2017)

  • Troy McWhorter, Juan Guevara, and Natalia Guevara. "Proposed Mechanisms of cellular uptake of LDL-DNA complexes," Joint Meeting of the Texas Sections of the APS, AAPT, and Zone 13 of the SPS, Brownsville, TX (October 2013)

  • Natalia Guevara and Juan Guevara. "Low Density Lipoproteins bind DNA and transfect cells – role of Apo B100," VIII International Conference "Fundamental Problems of Biophysics", , Physics Department/ Biophysics Division, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia. (November 2009)

  • Natalia Guevara, A Merched, S Kim, E Antonova, and L Chan. "New insights into the role of p53 in atherosclerosis.," International Colloquium on Candidates Susceptibility Genes for Cardiovascular Diseases and Therapeutic Consequences, Nancy, France (March 1999)

  • E Yanushevskaya, T Vlasik, and Natalia Guevara. "Monoclonal Antibodies as a Specific Tool for Studying Apo B Conformation.," Abstracts from 62nd EAS Congress,, Jerusalem, Israel (1993)

  • J Guevara, Natalia Guevara, J Sparrow, C Yang, Y Xie, T Vlasik, and J Morrisett. "Localization of ApoB-100 Epitope Interacting with Apo[a] in Human Lipoprotein[a].," Abstracts From the AHA 66th Scientific Sessions, Atlanta, Georgia. Suppl. to Circulation (1993)

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PHYS 2426 03 - Phys Sci & Engineers II:
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PHYS 1402 03 - General Physics II:
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PHYS 7300 01 - Thesis I:
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PHYS 2426 03H - Phys Sci & Engineers II:
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PHYS 1401 T - General Physics I:
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