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PhD, The University of Chicago

… → 1978

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Grants 1998 2023

Protein Conformation
Protein Folding
Alzheimer Disease
Genetic Testing
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Molecular Chaperones
Proteasome Endopeptidase Complex
Alzheimer Disease
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Molecular Chaperones
Proteasome Endopeptidase Complex
Alzheimer Disease

Research Output 1975 2019

A metastable subproteome underlies inclusion formation in muscle proteinopathies

Ciryam, P., Antalek, M., Cid, F., Tartaglia, G. G., Dobson, C. M., Guettsches, A. K., Eggers, B., Vorgerd, M., Marcus, K., Kley, R. A., Morimoto, R. I., Vendruscolo, M. & Weihl, C. C., Dec 3 2019, In : Acta Neuropathologica Communications. 7, 1, 197.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Muscular Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
1 Citation (Scopus)

Deconvoluting Stress-Responsive Proteostasis Signaling Pathways for Pharmacologic Activation Using Targeted RNA Sequencing

Grandjean, J. M. D., Plate, L., Morimoto, R. I., Bollong, M. J., Powers, E. T. & Luke Wiseman, R., Apr 19 2019, In : ACS chemical biology. 14, 4, p. 784-795 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

RNA Sequence Analysis
Heat-Shock Response
Oxidative Stress
Chemical activation

Erratum: Metformin Targets Mitochondrial Electron Transport to Reduce Air-Pollution-Induced Thrombosis (Cell Metabolism (2019) 29(2) (335–347.e5), (S1550413118305862) (10.1016/j.cmet.2018.09.019))

Soberanes, S., Misharin, A. V., Jairaman, A., Morales-Nebreda, L., McQuattie-Pimentel, A. C., Cho, T., Hamanaka, R. B., Meliton, A. Y., Reyfman, P. A., Walter, J. M., Chen, C. I., Chi, M., Chiu, S., Gonzalez-Gonzalez, F. J., Antalek, M., Abdala-Valencia, H., Chiarella, S. E., Sun, K. A., Woods, P. S., Ghio, A. J. & 12 others, Jain, M., Perlman, H., Ridge, K. M., Morimoto, R. I., Sznajder, J. I., Balch, W. E., Bhorade, S. M., Bharat, A., Prakriya, M., Chandel, N. S., Mutlu, G. M. & Budinger, G. R. S., Feb 5 2019, In : Cell Metabolism. 29, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Air Pollution
Electron Transport
2 Citations (Scopus)

Tau protein aggregates inhibit the protein-folding and vesicular trafficking arms of the cellular proteostasis network

Yu, A., Fox, S. G., Cavallini, A., Kerridge, C., O'Neill, M. J., Wolak, J., Bose, S. & Morimoto, R. I., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 19, p. 7917-7930 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protein folding
tau Proteins
Molecular Chaperones
Protein Folding
24 Citations (Scopus)

Large-scale investigation of the reasons why potentially important genes are ignored

Stoeger, T., Gerlach, M., Morimoto, R. I. & Nunes Amaral, L. A., Sep 2018, In : PLoS biology. 16, 9, e2006643.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health
Knowledge Bases
biomedical research