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Research Interests

cytoskeleton, motor proteins, cell movement, microtubules, actin, kinesin, dynein, myosin, neurodegenerative diseases

Training Experience

1979Postdoctoral Fellowship, Moscow State University

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Moscow State University

… → 1984

Research interests

  • Cancer Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Cell Imaging
  • Neurobiology

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Grants 2004 2024

Cell Polarity
Microtubules
Kinesin
Intermediate Filaments
Cytoskeleton
Vimentin
Intermediate Filaments
Mechanics
Actin Cytoskeleton
Microtubules
Microtubules
Oocytes
Kinesin
Drosophila
Actin Cytoskeleton
Microtubules
Oocytes
Kinesin
Drosophila
Actin Cytoskeleton
Cell Polarity
Microtubules
Kinesin
Drosophila
Neurons

Research Output 1970 2019

Conserved role for Ataxin-2 in mediating endoplasmic reticulum dynamics

del Castillo, U., Gnazzo, M. M., Sorensen Turpin, C. G., Nguyen, K. C. Q., Semaya, E., Lam, Y., de Cruz, M. A., Bembenek, J. N., Hall, D. H., Riggs, B., Gelfand, V. I. & Skop, A. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Traffic.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endoplasmic Reticulum
Neurons
Spinocerebellar Ataxias
Drosophila
Caenorhabditis elegans
2 Citations (Scopus)

Kinesin-dependent transport of keratin filaments: A unified mechanism for intermediate filament transport

Robert, A., Tian, P., Adam, S. A., Kittisopikul, M., Jaqaman, K., Goldman, R. & Gelfand, V. I., Jan 1 2019, In : FASEB Journal. 33, 1, p. 388-399 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinesin
Intermediate Filaments
Keratins
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
Vimentin

Repurposing Kinetochore Microtubule Attachment Machinery in Neurodevelopment

Norkett, R., Lu, W. & Gelfand, V. I., Mar 25 2019, In : Developmental Cell. 48, 6, p. 746-748 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Kinetochores
Microtubules
Cell Division
Machinery
Cells
2 Citations (Scopus)

Microtubule Dynamics, Kinesin-1 Sliding, and Dynein Action Drive Growth of Cell Processes

Oelz, D. B., del Castillo, U., Gelfand, V. I. & Mogilner, A., Oct 16 2018, In : Biophysical Journal. 115, 8, p. 1614-1624 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Growth Processes
Dyneins
Kinesin
Microtubules
Growth
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ooplasmic flow cooperates with transport and anchorage in Drosophila oocyte posterior determination

Lu, W., Lakonishok, M., Serpinskaya, A. S., Kirchenbüechler, D., Ling, S. C. & Gelfand, V. I., Oct 1 2018, In : The Journal of cell biology. 217, 10, p. 3497-3511 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinesin
Drosophila
Oocytes
Microtubules
Cytoplasmic Streaming