Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2017 Atypical dopamine efflux caused by 3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) via the human dopamine transporter.Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy.  83-84:69-74. 2017
2015 Sodium-dependent vitamin C transporter-2 mediates vitamin C transport at the cortical nerve terminal.Journal of Neuroscience Research.  93:1881-1890. 2015
2015 mTORC2/rictor signaling disrupts dopamine-dependent behaviors via defects in striatal dopamine neurotransmission.Journal of Neuroscience.  35:8843-8854. 2015
2015 Dual agonist occupancy of AT1-R-α2C-AR heterodimers results in atypical Gs-PKA signaling.Nature Chemical Biology.  11:271-279. 2015
2015 Rare autism-associated variants implicate syntaxin 1 (STX1 R26Q) phosphorylation and the dopamine transporter (hDAT R51W) in dopamine neurotransmission and behaviors.EBioMedicine.  2:135-146. 2015
2015 Zn(2+) reverses functional deficits in a de novo dopamine transporter variant associated with autism spectrum disorder.Molecular Autism.  6:8. 2015
2014 SLC6A3 coding variant Ala559Val found in two autism probands alters dopamine transporter function and trafficking.Translational Psychiatry.  4:e464. 2014
2014 Neuronal ablation of p-Akt at Ser473 leads to altered 5-HT1A/2A receptor function.Neurochemistry International.  73:113-121. 2014
2014 PIP2 regulates psychostimulant behaviors through its interaction with a membrane protein.Nature Chemical Biology.  10:582-589. 2014
2013 De novo mutation in the dopamine transporter gene associates dopamine dysfunction with autism spectrum disorder.Molecular Psychiatry.  18:1315-1323. 2013
2013 Drosophila melanogaster: a novel animal model for the behavioral characterization of autism-associated mutations in the dopamine transporter gene.Molecular Psychiatry.  18:1235. 2013
2013 Amphetamine actions at the serotonin transporter rely on the availability of phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  110:11642-11647. 2013
2013 Erratum: Yohimbine depresses excitatory transmission in BNST and impairs extinction of cocaine place preference through orexin-dependent, norepinephrine-independent processes (Neuropsychopharmacology (2013) 38 (1140) DOI: 10.1038/npp.2013.14)Neuropsychopharmacology.  38:1140. 2013
2012 Yohimbine depresses excitatory transmission in BNST and impairs extinction of cocaine place preference through orexin-dependent, norepinephrine-independent processes.Neuropsychopharmacology.  37:2253-2266. 2012
2011 Erratum: Flotillin-1 is essential for PKC-triggered endocytosis and membrane microdomain localization of DAT (Nature Neuroscience (2011) 14 (469-477))Nature Neuroscience.  14:1617. 2011
2011 Gamma-tubulin is required for bipolar spindle assembly and for proper kinetochore microtubule attachments during prometaphase I in Drosophila oocytes.PLoS Genetics.  7:e1002209. 2011
2011 Flotillin-1 is essential for PKC-triggered endocytosis and membrane microdomain localization of DAT.Nature Neuroscience.  14:469-477. 2011
2011 Amphetamine actions rely on the availability of phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphosphate.BMC Pharmacology.  11:A19-A19. 2011
2011 Impaired striatal Akt signaling disrupts dopamine homeostasis and increases feeding.PLoS ONE.  6:e25169. 2011
2010 Insulin reveals Akt signaling as a novel regulator of norepinephrine transporter trafficking and norepinephrine homeostasis.Journal of Neuroscience.  30:11305-11316. 2010
2010 Akt-dependent and isoform-specific regulation of dopamine transporter cell surface expression.ACS Chemical Neuroscience.  1:476-481. 2010
2010 Rab11 supports amphetamine-stimulated norepinephrine transporter trafficking.Journal of Neuroscience.  30:7863-7877. 2010
2010 Dysregulation of dopamine transporters via dopamine D2 autoreceptors triggers anomalous dopamine efflux associated with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.Journal of Neuroscience.  30:6048-6057. 2010
2009 cGMP-dependent protein kinase Ialpha associates with the antidepressant-sensitive serotonin transporter and dictates rapid modulation of serotonin uptake.Molecular Brain.  2:26. 2009
2009 Subcellular localization of the antidepressant-sensitive norepinephrine transporter.BMC Neuroscience.  10:65. 2009
2009 A closer look at amphetamine-induced reverse transport and trafficking of the dopamine and norepinephrine transporters.Molecular Neurobiology.  39:73-80. 2009
2008 Stoned B mediates sorting of integral synaptic vesicle proteins.Neuroscience.  153:1048-1063. 2008
2005 Drosophila Nod protein binds preferentially to the plus ends of microtubules and promotes microtubule polymerization in vitro.Cell regulation.  16:5400-5409. 2005
2004 Rolling blackout, a newly identified PIP2-DAG pathway lipase required for Drosophila phototransduction.Nature Neuroscience.  7:1070-1078. 2004
2004 Ceramidase regulates synaptic vesicle exocytosis and trafficking.Journal of Neuroscience.  24:7789-7803. 2004
2004 The Drosophila fragile X-related gene regulates axoneme differentiation during spermatogenesis.Developmental Biology.  270:290-307. 2004
2003 Techniques to dissect cellular and subcellular function in the Drosophila nervous system.Methods in Cell Biology.  71:195-265. 2003
2002 Integrins regulate DLG/FAS2 via a CaM kinase II-dependent pathway to mediate synapse elaboration and stabilization during postembryonic development.Development.  129:3381-3391. 2002
2001 Orphan kinesin NOD lacks motile properties but does possess a microtubule-stimulated ATPase activity.Cell regulation.  12:4000-4012. 2001
2001 Drosophila fragile X-related gene regulates the MAP1B homolog Futsch to control synaptic structure and function.Cell.  107:591-603. 2001
1999 Mutations in the alpha-tubulin 67C gene specifically impair achiasmate segregation in Drosophila melanogaster.Journal of Cell Biology.  147:1137-1144. 1999
1999 Identification of novel Drosophila meiotic genes recovered in a P-element screen.Genetics.  152:529-542. 1999
1999 The bipolar kinesin, KLP61F, cross-links microtubules within interpolar microtubule bundles of Drosophila embryonic mitotic spindles.Journal of Cell Biology.  144:125-138. 1999
1996 Anastral meiotic spindle morphogenesis: role of the non-claret disjunctional kinesin-like protein.Journal of Cell Biology.  134:455-464. 1996
1993 Calmodulin binding to and cAMP-dependent phosphorylation of kinesin light chains modulate kinesin ATPase activity.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  268:11176-11187. 1993
1988 The effect of down regulation of protein kinase C on the inhibitory modulation of dorsal root ganglion neuron Ca2+ currents by neuropeptide Y.Journal of Neuroscience.  8:2447-2451. 1988
1988 Calmodulin- and protein phosphorylation-independent release of catecholamines from PC-12 cells.FEBS Letters.  229:238-242. 1988
1987 Down regulation of protein kinase C in neuronal cells: effects on neurotransmitter release.Journal of Neuroscience.  7:1198-1206. 1987
1984 Transfer of cholesterol from its site of synthesis to the plasma membrane.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  259:14624-14630. 1984
1984 Cholesterol oxidase susceptibility of the red cell membrane.BBA - Biochimica et Biophysica Acta.  769:551-562. 1984
1984 The intracellular movement of cholesterol in fibroblastsFederation proceedings.  43. 1984


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2013 Neurotransmitter Transporters.  238-240. 2013

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago
  • Full Name

  • Heinrich Matthies