Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA


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    ..In this Review, we focus on cis-acting RNA localization elements, RNA-binding proteins, and the assembly of mRNAs into granules that are transported by molecular motors along cytoskeletal elements to their final destination in the cell. ..
  3. Martin K. Tips for Young Scientists on the Junior Faculty/Independent Investigator Job Search. Neuron. 2017;93:731-736 pubmed publisher
    ..Rather than serving as a "protocol for getting a job," these tips are aimed at providing information that will make each candidate better prepared for her or his job search. ..
  4. Herbst W, Martin K. Regulated transport of signaling proteins from synapse to nucleus. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2017;45:78-84 pubmed publisher
    ..Recent evidence indicates that synapse-to-nucleus communication could be cell type-specific, including the identification of a distinct mechanism of excitation-transcription coupling in inhibitory neurons. ..
  5. Lee J, Damianov A, Lin C, Fontes M, Parikshak N, Anderson E, et al. Cytoplasmic Rbfox1 Regulates the Expression of Synaptic and Autism-Related Genes. Neuron. 2016;89:113-28 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results uncover a new Rbfox1 regulatory network and highlight the importance of cytoplasmic RNA metabolism to cortical development and disease. ..
  6. Fontes M, Guvenek A, Kawaguchi R, Zheng D, Huang A, Ho V, et al. Activity-Dependent Regulation of Alternative Cleavage and Polyadenylation During Hippocampal Long-Term Potentiation. Sci Rep. 2017;7:17377 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our results reveal that activity-dependent APA provides an important layer of gene regulation during learning and memory. ..