Gia Voeltz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc ER sliding dynamics and ER-mitochondrial contacts occur on acetylated microtubules
    Jonathan R Friedman
    Boulder Laboratory for Three Dimensional Electron Microscopy of Cells, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Cell Biol 190:363-75. 2010
  2. pmc A 3D analysis of yeast ER structure reveals how ER domains are organized by membrane curvature
    Matt West
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Cell Biol 193:333-46. 2011
  3. pmc Rab10 GTPase regulates ER dynamics and morphology
    Amber R English
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 15:169-78. 2013
  4. pmc Building a path in cell biology
    Gia Voeltz
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 23:4145-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Sheets, ribbons and tubules - how organelles get their shape
    Gia K Voeltz
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 8:258-64. 2007
  6. pmc Reticulon short hairpin transmembrane domains are used to shape ER tubules
    Nesia Zurek
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
    Traffic 12:28-41. 2011
  7. pmc Peripheral ER structure and function
    Amber R English
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Curr Opin Cell Biol 21:596-602. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A class of membrane proteins shaping the tubular endoplasmic reticulum
    Gia K Voeltz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell 124:573-86. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Rough sheets and smooth tubules
    Yoko Shibata
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell 126:435-9. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2011
  3. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc ER sliding dynamics and ER-mitochondrial contacts occur on acetylated microtubules
    Jonathan R Friedman
    Boulder Laboratory for Three Dimensional Electron Microscopy of Cells, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Cell Biol 190:363-75. 2010
    ..However, mitochondria, but not endosomes, preferentially localize to acetylated MTs. Thus, different ER dynamics may occur on distinct MT populations to establish or maintain contacts with different organelles...
  2. pmc A 3D analysis of yeast ER structure reveals how ER domains are organized by membrane curvature
    Matt West
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Cell Biol 193:333-46. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Rab10 GTPase regulates ER dynamics and morphology
    Amber R English
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 15:169-78. 2013
    ..Together, these data demonstrate that Rab10 regulates ER dynamics and further suggest that these dynamics could be coupled to phospholipid synthesis...
  4. pmc Building a path in cell biology
    Gia Voeltz
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 23:4145-7. 2012
    ..Setting up a new lab is an exciting but challenging prospect. We discuss our experiences in finding a path to tackle some of the key current questions in cell biology and the hurdles that we have encountered along the way...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sheets, ribbons and tubules - how organelles get their shape
    Gia K Voeltz
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 8:258-64. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Reticulon short hairpin transmembrane domains are used to shape ER tubules
    Nesia Zurek
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
    Traffic 12:28-41. 2011
    ..These data suggest that a short hairpin TMD may be a general feature used by membrane-shaping proteins to partition into and shape regions of high membrane curvature...
  7. pmc Peripheral ER structure and function
    Amber R English
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Curr Opin Cell Biol 21:596-602. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A class of membrane proteins shaping the tubular endoplasmic reticulum
    Gia K Voeltz
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell 124:573-86. 2006
    ..The simultaneous absence of the reticulons and Yop1p in S. cerevisiae results in disrupted tubular ER. We propose that these "morphogenic" proteins partition into and stabilize highly curved ER membrane tubules...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rough sheets and smooth tubules
    Yoko Shibata
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell 126:435-9. 2006
    ..Key proteins may drive the formation of these structural morphologies, which in turn could generate the rough and smooth functional domains of the ER...

Research Grants3

  1. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This work will also address the importance of reticulon-generated ER shape to the differentiation and the uniquely polarized cellular morphology of neurons. ..
  2. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This work will also address the importance of reticulon-generated ER shape to the differentiation and the uniquely polarized cellular morphology of neurons. ..
  3. Reticulon Function in ER Morphology
    Gia Voeltz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This work will also address the importance of reticulon-generated ER shape to the differentiation and the uniquely polarized cellular morphology of neurons. ..