Dr. Laura McIntire
Columbia University, USA
Associate Research Scientist
2006 Ph.D., University of Washington, Pharmacology
1998 B.Sc., University of Washington, Biochemistry
1998 B.Sc., University of Washington, Physiological Psychology
Figlewicz DP, Patterson TA, Johnson LB, Zavosh A, Israel PA, Szot P. (1998) Dopamine transporter mRNA is increased in the CNS of Zucker fatty (fa/fa) rats Brain Research Bulletin. Jun; 46 (3): 199-202.
Waggoner DW, Johnson LB, Mann PC, Morris V, Guastella J, Bajjalieh SM. (2004) MuLK, a novel eukaryotic multi-substrate lipid kinase, Journal of Biological Chemistry. Sep 10; 279 (37): 38228-35.
LBJ McIntire. (2006) A unique mitochondrial lipid kinase with multiple substrates. University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. U.S. Copyright Office of the Library of Congress, TX0006472692, Publication date: 2006 Dec 12.
Epand RM, Shulga YV, Timmons HC, Perri AL, Belani JD, Perinpanathan K, Johnson-McIntire LB, Bajjalieh S, Dicu AO, Elias C, Rychnovsky SD, Topham MK. (2007) Substrate Chirality and Specificity of Diacylglycerol Kinases and the Multisubstrate Lipid Kinase. Biochemistry. Dec 11; 46 (49): 14225-14231.
Berman DE, Dall’Armi C, Zhang H, Moore AZ, Voronov SA, McIntire LB, Cremona O, Arancio O, Kim T-W, Di Paolo G. (2008) Oligomeric amyloid-beta peptide disrupts phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate metabolism. Nature Neuroscience. May; 11 (5): 547-554.
McIntire LB*, Berman D*, Myaeng J, Staniszewski A, Arancio O, Di Paolo G and Kim, T-W. (2012) Reduction of Synaptojanin 1 ameliorates synaptic and behavioral impairments in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. J Neurosci. Oct 31; 32 (44): 15271-6 * These authors contributed equally to this work.