Publications

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1: Collins MA*, Mandigo TR*, Camuglia JM, Vazquez GA, Anderson AJ, Hudson CH, Hanron JL, Folker ES. Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy-linked genes and Centronuclear myopathy-linked genes regulate myonuclear movement by different mechanisms. Mol Biol Cell. 2017 Aug 15;28(17):2303-2317
DOI:10.1091/mbc.E16-10-0721

2: Auld AL, Folker ES. Nucleus-dependent sarcomere assembly is mediated by the LINC complex. Mol Biol Cell. 2016 Aug 1;27(15):2351-9.
DOI:10.1091/mbc.E16-01-0021

3: Navarro AP, Collins MA, Folker ES. The nucleus is a conserved mechanosensation and mechanoresponse organelle. Cytoskeleton (Hoboken). 2016 Feb;73(2):59-67.
DOI:10.1002/cm.21277


4: Azevedo M, Schulman VK, Folker E, Balakrishnan M, Baylies M. Imaging Approaches to Investigate Myonuclear Positioning in Drosophila. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1411:291-312.
DOI:10.1007/978-1-4939-3530-7_19

5: Schulman VK, Folker ES, Rosen JN, Baylies MK. Syd/JIP3 and JNK signaling are required for myonuclear positioning and muscle function. PLoS Genet. 2014 Dec 18;10(12):e1004880.
DOI:10.1371/journal.pgen.1004880

6: Folker ES, Baylies MK. Nuclear positioning in muscle development and disease. Front Physiol. 2013 Dec 12;4:363.
DOI:10.3389/fphys.2013.00363

7: Folker ES, Schulman VK, Baylies MK. Translocating myonuclei have distinct leading and lagging edges that require kinesin and dynein. Development. 2014 Jan;141(2):355-66.
DOI:10.1242/dev.095612

8: Chang W, Folker ES, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Emerin organizes actin flow for nuclear movement and centrosome orientation in migrating fibroblasts. Mol Biol Cell. 2013 Dec;24(24):3869-80.
DOI:10.1091/mbc.E13-06-0307

9: Schulman VK, Folker ES, Baylies MK. A method for reversible drug delivery to internal tissues of Drosophila embryos. Fly (Austin). 2013 Jul-Sep;7(3):193-203.
DOI:10.4161/fly.25438

10: Folker ES, Schulman VK, Baylies MK. Muscle length and myonuclear position are independently regulated by distinct Dynein pathways. Development. 2012 Oct;139(20):3827-37.
DOI:10.1242/dev.079178

11: Metzger T, Gache V, Xu M, Cadot B, Folker ES, Richardson BE, Gomes ER, Baylies MK. MAP and kinesin-dependent nuclear positioning is required for skeletal muscle function. Nature. 2012 Mar 18;484(7392):120-4.
DOI:10.1038/nature10914

12: Luxton GW, Gomes ER, Folker ES, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. TAN lines: a novel nuclear envelope structure involved in nuclear positioning. Nucleus. 2011 May-Jun;2(3):173-81
DOI:10.4161/nucl.2.3.16243

13: Folker ES, Ostlund C, Luxton GW, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Lamin A variants that cause striated muscle disease are defective in anchoring transmembrane actin-associated nuclear lines for nuclear movement. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jan 4;108(1):131-6.
DOI:10.1073/pnas.1000824108

14: Luxton GW, Gomes ER, Folker ES, Vintinner E, Gundersen GG. Linear arrays of nuclear envelope proteins harness retrograde actin flow for nuclear movement. Science. 2010 Aug 20;329(5994):956-9.
DOI:10.1126/science.1189072

15: Ostlund C, Folker ES, Choi JC, Gomes ER, Gundersen GG, Worman HJ. Dynamics and molecular interactions of linker of nucleoskeleton and cytoskeleton (LINC) complex proteins. J Cell Sci. 2009 Nov 15;122(Pt 22):4099-108.
DOI:10.1242/jcs.057075

16: Zhu ZC, Gupta KK, Slabbekoorn AR, Paulson BA, Folker ES, Goodson HV. Interactions between EB1 and microtubules: dramatic effect of affinity tags and evidence for cooperative behavior. J Biol Chem. 2009 Nov 20;284(47):32651-61.
DOI:10.1074/jbc.M109.013466

17: Gupta KK, Paulson BA, Folker ES, Charlebois B, Hunt AJ, Goodson HV. Minimal plus-end tracking unit of the cytoplasmic linker protein CLIP-170. J Biol Chem. 2009 Mar 13;284(11):6735-42.
DOI:10.1074/jbc.M807675200

18: Goodson HV, Folker ES. CLASPing the cell cortex. Dev Cell. 2006 Jul;11(1):4-5.
DOI:10.1016/j.devcel.2006.06.011

19: Folker ES, Baker BM, Goodson HV. Interactions between CLIP-170, tubulin, and microtubules: implications for the mechanism of Clip-170 plus-end tracking behavior. Mol Biol Cell. 2005 Nov;16(11):5373-84.
DOI:10.1091/mbc.E04-12-1106