D Pilgrim


Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada


  1. Carlisle C, Prill K, Pilgrim D. Chaperones and the Proteasome System: Regulating the Construction and Demolition of Striated Muscle. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;19: pubmed publisher
    ..This review will cover the roles of chaperones in sarcomere assembly, the importance of chaperone homeostasis and the cooperation of chaperones and the UPS in sarcomere integrity and disease. ..
  2. Myhre J, Hills J, Prill K, Wohlgemuth S, Pilgrim D. The titin A-band rod domain is dispensable for initial thick filament assembly in zebrafish. Dev Biol. 2014;387:93-108 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings are also consistent with the symptoms of human titin myopathies that exhibit a late onset, such as tibial muscular dystrophy. ..
  3. Myhre J, Hills J, Jean F, Pilgrim D. Unc45b is essential for early myofibrillogenesis and costamere formation in zebrafish. Dev Biol. 2014;390:26-40 pubmed publisher
    ..This represents a novel role for Unc45b in the earliest stages of muscle development that is independent of muscle mMHC folding. ..