Carmen V Melendez-Vasquez

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Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rho kinase regulates schwann cell myelination and formation of associated axonal domains
    Carmen V Melendez-Vasquez
    Department of Cell Biology, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Neurosci 24:3953-63. 2004
  2. pmc Myosin II is a negative regulator of oligodendrocyte morphological differentiation
    Haibo Wang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Neurosci Res 90:1547-56. 2012
  3. pmc MLCK regulates Schwann cell cytoskeletal organization, differentiation and myelination
    Ellen M Leitman
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Cell Sci 124:3784-96. 2011
  4. pmc Myosin II has distinct functions in PNS and CNS myelin sheath formation
    Haibo Wang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Cell Biol 182:1171-84. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta induces a reactive astroglial phenotype via deactivation of the Rho GTPase-Rock axis
    Gareth R John
    Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Neurosci 24:2837-45. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Combinatorial actions of Tgfβ and Activin ligands promote oligodendrocyte development and CNS myelination
    Dipankar J Dutta
    Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA Friedman Brain Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Development 141:2414-28. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Accelerated repair of demyelinated CNS lesions in the absence of non-muscle myosin IIB
    Tomasz Rusielewicz
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, New York, New York The Graduate Center, Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology, The City University of New York, New York
    Glia 62:580-91. 2014
  8. pmc Promoting myelin repair and return of function in multiple sclerosis
    Jingya Zhang
    Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    FEBS Lett 585:3813-20. 2011

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Rho kinase regulates schwann cell myelination and formation of associated axonal domains
    Carmen V Melendez-Vasquez
    Department of Cell Biology, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Neurosci 24:3953-63. 2004
    ..They also indicate that the molecular machinery that promotes the wrapping of the glial membrane sheath around the axon is distributed along the entire length of the internode...
  2. pmc Myosin II is a negative regulator of oligodendrocyte morphological differentiation
    Haibo Wang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Neurosci Res 90:1547-56. 2012
    ..Taken together, our results demonstrate that Fyn kinase downregulates NMII activity, thus promoting oligodendrocyte morphological differentiation...
  3. pmc MLCK regulates Schwann cell cytoskeletal organization, differentiation and myelination
    Ellen M Leitman
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Cell Sci 124:3784-96. 2011
    ..Our data indicate that myosin II activity is differentially regulated at various stages during myelination and that in the absence of MLCK the processes of SC differentiation and compact myelin assembly are uncoupled...
  4. pmc Myosin II has distinct functions in PNS and CNS myelin sheath formation
    Haibo Wang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Cell Biol 182:1171-84. 2008
    ..Our data indicate that the mechanisms regulating myelination in the peripheral and central nervous systems are distinct...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta induces a reactive astroglial phenotype via deactivation of the Rho GTPase-Rock axis
    Gareth R John
    Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Neurosci 24:2837-45. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Combinatorial actions of Tgfβ and Activin ligands promote oligodendrocyte development and CNS myelination
    Dipankar J Dutta
    Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA Friedman Brain Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Development 141:2414-28. 2014
    ..Collectively, these findings suggest that, in mammalian spinal cord, Tgfβ ligands and ActB together support oligodendrocyte development and myelin formation. ..
  7. doi request reprint Accelerated repair of demyelinated CNS lesions in the absence of non-muscle myosin IIB
    Tomasz Rusielewicz
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College, New York, New York The Graduate Center, Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology, The City University of New York, New York
    Glia 62:580-91. 2014
    ..Taken together, these data validate the function of NMII as that of a negative regulator of OL myelination in vivo and provide a novel target for promoting myelin repair in conditions such as multiple sclerosis...
  8. pmc Promoting myelin repair and return of function in multiple sclerosis
    Jingya Zhang
    Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    FEBS Lett 585:3813-20. 2011
    ..Here, we review translational research targeting oligodendrocyte protection and myelin repair in models of autoimmune demyelination, and their potential relevance as therapies in MS...