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2014 and beyond

  • Jensen, C.S., Watanabe, S., Rasmussen, H.B., Schmitt, N, Olesen, S-P., Frost, N.A., Blanpied, T.A. and Misonou, H. (2014) Specific sorting and post-Golgi trafficking of dendritic potassium channels in living neurons. J Biol Chem 289:10566-81.
  • Valenzuela JI, Jaureguiberry-Bravo M, Salas DA, Ramírez OA, Cornejo VH, Lu HE, Blanpied T.A., and Couve A (2014) Transport along the dendritic endoplasmic reticulum defines the trafficking modality for GABAB receptors. J Cell Sci 127:3382-95.
  • MacGillavry, H.D., Song, Y., Raghavachari, S., and Blanpied T.A. (2013) Nanoscale scaffolding domains within the postsynaptic density concentrate synaptic AMPA receptorsNeuron. 78: 615-22.
  • Kerr, J.M. and Blanpied T.A. (2012) Subsynaptic AMPA receptor distribution is acutely regulated by actin-driven reorganization of the postsynaptic densityJ. Neurosci. 32: 658-73.
  • Frost NA, Lu HE, Blanpied T.A. (2012) Optimization of cell morphology measurement via single-molecule tracking PALM. PLoS One 7(5):e36751
  • Lieberman JA, Frost NA, Hoppert M, Fernandes PJ, Vogt SL, Raivio TL, Blanpied T.A., Donnenberg MS (2012) Outer Membrane Targeting, Ultrastructure, and Single Molecule Localization of the Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli Type IV Pilus Secretin BfpB. J Bacteriol. 194: 1646-58.
  • MacGillavry, H.D., Kerr, J.M., Blanpied T.A. (2011) Lateral organization of the postsynaptic densityMol Cell Neurosci., 48: 321-31.
  • Weinman E.J., Steplock D, Shenolikar S, Blanpied T. A. (2011) Dynamics of PTH-induced disassembly of Npt2a/NHERF-1 complexes in living OK cells. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 300:231-5.
  • Frost N. A., Kerr J. M., Lu H. E., Blanpied T.A. (2010) A network of networks: Cytoskeletal control of compartmentalized function within dendritic spines. Curr. Op. Neurobiol., 20: 578-87.
  • Frost N. A., Shroff H., Kong H., Betzig E., Blanpied T. A. (2010) Single-molecule discrimination of discrete perisynaptic and distributed sites of actin filament assembly within dendritic spines. Neuron, 67: 80-90.
  • Yu D, Zhang H, Blanpied T. A., Smith E, Zhan X (2010) Cortactin is implicated in murine zygotic development. Exp Cell Res. 316: 848-58.
  • Weinman E. J, Steplock D, Cha B, Kovbasnjuk O, Frost N. A, Cunningham R, Shenolikar S, Blanpied T. A., Donowitz M.(2009) PTH transiently increases the percent mobile fraction of Npt2a in OK cells as determined by FRAP. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 297: 1560-5.
  • Blanpied T. A., Kerr, J.D, Ehlers, M.D. (2008) Structural plasticity with preserved topology in the postsynaptic protein network. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 105: 12587-12592.
  • Lu, J., Helton, T. D., Blanpied T. A., Rácz, B., Newpher, T. M., Weinberg, R.J., and Ehlers, M. D. (2007) Postsynaptic positioning of endocytic zones and AMPA receptor cycling by physical coupling of dynamin-3 to homer. Neuron 55: 874-89.
  • Blanpied T. A., Clarke, R. J., and Johnson, J. W. (2005) Amantadine inhibits NMDA receptors by accelerating channel closure during channel block. J. Neurosci. 25: 3312-3322.
  • Blanpied T. A., Ehlers, M. D. (2004) The microanatomy of dendritic spines: Emerging principles of synaptic pathology in psychiatric & neurological disease. Biol. Psychiatry: 55: 1121-27.
  • Racz B. L., Blanpied T. A., Ehlers M. D., & Weinberg R. J. (2004) Lateral organization of endocytic machinery in dendritic spinesNat. Neurosci. 7:917-8.
  • Blanpied T. A., Scott, D. B., & Ehlers, M. D. (2002) Dynamics & regulation of clathrin coats at specialized endocytic zones of dendrites & spines. Neuron 36: 435-49.
  • Scott, D. B., Blanpied T. A., Swanson, G. T., & Ehlers, M. D. (2001) An NMDA receptor ER retention signal regulated by phosphorylation & alternative splicing.  J. Neurosci. 21: 3063-3072.