Ongoing Projects

Here is a partial list of ongoing projects involving characterization of proteins responsible for key neuronal processes or disorders:

  • BDNF vs. NT-4 signaling SILAC (Moses Chao/Francis Lee)
  • BDNF vs. NT-3 signaling SILAC (Moses Chao/Katrin Deinhardt)
  • Activity-dependent changes in PSD composition (Bryen Jordan/Ed Ziff )
  • MuSK/AchR SILAC (Steve Burden/Matt Friese)
  • Amyloid peptides (Jorge Ghiso)
  • Ephrin phosphoproteomics (Matthew Dalva, U. Penn)
  • Ephrin reverse signaling
  • Neurofilament phosphorylation (Randy Nixon)
  • Node proteomics- SILAC (Jim Salzer)
  • Calmodulin phosphorylation in anesthesia (Tom Blanck)
  • Doc-7 Phosphorylation/association (Steve Burden/Peter Hallock)
  • Synaptosome gamma secretase SILAC (Sophie Restituito/Ed Ziff)
  • PSD changes in aging mice (Ed Ziff)
  • Glucocorticoid receptor associated proteins and phosphorylateion (Moses Chao)
  • VSV-M and VSV-P phosphorylation (Carol Reiss)
  • B anthracis toxin PTM characterization (Konstantin Ichtchenko) 
  • ID of extracellular brain proteins and peptides (Nandor Ludwig- Neurology)
  • Neuroprotection following modulation of endogenous Abeta in Mice (Paul Matthews)
  • Withdrawal of BDNF signaling (Moses Chao)
  • Regional patterning in the telencephalon (Gord Fishell)
  • Pathology and function of tau (Stephen Ginsberg)
  • Function of BDNF variants (Francis Lee)
  • Cerebrovascular amyloidosis (Adueda Rostagno)
  • Molecular composition of A-type K+ channels (Bernardo Rudy)
  • MR inaging of mouse brain development (Dan Turnbull)
  • Mechanisms of FGF signaling (Moosa Mohammadi)
  • Signaling in avoidance behavior in drosophila (Greg Seong-Bae Suh)