Salogiannis J and Reck-Peterson SL. (2016) Hitchhiking: A Non-Canonical Mode of Microtubule-Based Transport.Trends Cell Biol, in press. [pdf]

Salogiannis J, Egan MJ, Reck-Peterson SL. (2016) Peroxisomes move by hitchhiking on early endosomes using the novel linker proteins PxdA. J Cell Biol 212: 289-296.
     Commentary on this research appeared in:
 In this issue: Short B. (2016) PxdA helps peroxisomes hitch a ride. J Cell Biol 212: 258. [pdf]
     Research highlight: Strzyz P. (2016) How peroxisomes hitchhike on endosomes. Nature Reviews Mol Cell Biol 17: 134.

Cianfrocco MA*, DeSantis ME*, Leschziner AE, Reck-Peterson SL. (2015) Mechanism and Regulation of Cytoplasmic Dynein. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 31: 83-108.

Egan MJ*, McClintock MA*, Hollyer IH, Elliott HL, Reck-Peterson SL. (2015) Cytoplasmic dynein is required for the spatial organization of protein aggregates in filamentous fungi. Cell Reports 11: 201-209.

Reck-Peterson SL. (2015) Dynactin Revealed. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 22: 359-360.

Downes DJ, Chonofsky M, Tan K, Pfannenstiel BT, Reck-Peterson SL, Todd RB. (2014) Characterization of the Mutagenic Spectrum of 4-Nitroquinoline 1-Oxide (4-NQO) in Aspergillus nidulans by Whole Genome Sequencing. G3 4: 2483-2492.

Toropova K*, Zou S*, Roberts AJ, Redwine WB, Goodman BS, Reck-Peterson SL#, Leschziner AE#. (2014). Lis1 regulates dynein by sterically blocking its mechanochemical cycle. eLIFE 3:e03372. [pdf]

Cheng L, Desai J, Miranda CJ, Duncan JS, Qiu W, Nugent AA, Kolpak AL, Wu CC, Drokhlyansky E, Delisle MM, Chan W, Wei Y, Propst F, Reck-Peterson SL, Fritzsch B, Engle EC. (2014) Human CFEOM1 mutations attenuate KIF21A autoinhibition and cause oculomotor axon stalling. Neuron 82: 334-349. [pdf]

Reck-Peterson SL. (2014) Molecular motors: shifting gears with light. Nat Nanotech 9: 661-662. [pdf]

Roberts AJ, Goodman BS, Reck-Peterson SL. (2014) Reconstitution of dynein transport to the microtubule plus end by kinesin. eLIFE 3:e02641. [pdf]

Tan K, Roberts AJ, Chonofsky M, Egan MJ, Reck-Peterson SL. (2014) A microscopy-based screen employing multiplex genome sequencing identifies cargo-specific requirements for dynein velocity. Mol Biol Cell 25: 669-678. [pdf]

Goodman BS and Reck-Peterson SL. (2014) Engineering defined motor ensembles with DNA origami. Methods in Enzymology 540: 169-188. [pdf]

Reck-Peterson SL. (2013) Teaming up: from motors to people. Mol. Biol. Cell. 24: 3267-3269. [pdf]

Egan MJ, McClintock MA, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Microtubule-based transport in filamentous fungi. Curr Opin Microbiol 15: 637-645. [pdf]

Derr ND*, Goodman BS*, Jungmann R, Leschziner AE, Shih WM, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Tug of war in motor protein ensembles revealed with a programmable DNA origmai scaffold. Science 338: 662-665. [pdf]    
     Commentary on this research appeared in: Science 338: 626-627. [pdf]

Goodman BS, Derr ND, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Engineered, harnessed, and hijacked: synthetic uses for cytoskeletal systems. Trends Cell Biol 22: 644-652. [pdf]

Redwine WB*, Hernandez-Lopez R*, Zou S, Huang J, Reck-Peterson SL, Leschziner AE. (2012) Structural basis for microtubule binding and release by dynein.Science 337: 1532-1536. [pdf]

Huang J*, Roberts AJ*, Leschziner AE, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Lis1 acts as a "clutch" between the ATPase and microtubule-binding domains of the dynein motor. Cell 150: 975-986. [pdf]
     Commentary on this research appeared in Cell 150: 877-879 [pdf]

Egan M, Tan K, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Lis1 is an initiation factor for dynein-driven organelle transport. J Cell Biol 197: 971-982. [pdf]
     Commentary on this research appeared in: J Cell Biol 197: 852. [pdf]

Laan L, Pavin N, Husson J, Romet-Lemonne G, van Duin M, Lopez MP, Vale RD, Julicher F, Reck-Peterson SL, Dogterom M. (2012) “Cortical” dynein controls microtubule dynamics and length, generating pulling forces that reliably position microtubule asters. Cell 148: 502-514. [pdf]

Qiu W*, Derr ND*, Goodman BS, Villa E, Wu D, Shih W, Reck-Peterson SL. (2012) Dynein achieves processive motion using both stochastic and coordinated stepping. Nat Struct Mol Biol 19: 193-200. [pdf]
      Commentary on this research appeared in: Nature 482: 7383. [pdf]

Reck-Peterson SL, Vale RD, Gennerich A. (2011) Motile properties of cytoplasmic dynein. In “Handbook of dynein.” Pan Stanford Publishing. Editors: Keiko Hirose and Linda Amos. [pdf]

Zhang J, Tan K, Wu X, Chen G, Sun J, Reck-Peterson SL, Hammer J, Xiang X. (2011) Aspergillus myosin-V supports polarized growth in the absence of microtubule-based transport. PLoS One 6: e28575. [pdf]

Su X, Qiu W, Gupta ML, Pereira-Leal JB, Reck-Peterson SL, Pellman D. (2011) Mechanism underlying the dual-mode regulation of microtubule dynamics by Kip3/kinesin-8. Mol Cell 43: 751-763. [pdf]

Gennerich A, and Reck-Peterson SL. (2011) Probing the force generation and stepping behavior of cytoplasmic dynein. Methods Mol Biol 783: 63-80. [pdf]

Reck-Peterson SL, Derr N, Stuurman N. (2010) Single molecule imaging using total internal reflection microscopy. In “Live Cell Imaging: a laboratory manual”, 2nd edition. Cold Spring Harbor Press. [pdf]

Kardon J, Reck-Peterson SL, Vale RD. (2009) Regulation of the processivity and intracellular localization of S. cerevisiae dynein by dynactin. PNAS 106: 5669-74. [pdf]

Cho C, Reck-Peterson SL, Vale RD. (2008) Cytoplasmic dynein's regulatory ATPase sites affect processivity and force generation. J Biol Chem 283: 25839-45. [pdf]

Gennerich A, Carter AP, Reck-Peterson SL, Vale RD. (2007) Force-induced bidirectional stepping of cytoplasmic dynein. Cell 131: 952-965. [pdf]

Reck-Peterson SL, Yildiz Y**, Carter AP**, Gennerich A, Zhang N, and Vale RD. (2006) Single molecule analysis of dynein processivity and stepping behavior.Cell 126: 335-348. [pdf]
      Commentaries on this research appeared in: Cell 126: 242-244 [pdf], Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 7: 625 [pdf], J Cell Biol 172: 486-492 [pdf]

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