Richard Mckenney

Assistant Professor

  • 1132 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
20062019
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Dyneins Medicine & Life Sciences
Microtubules Medicine & Life Sciences
Cytoplasmic Dyneins Medicine & Life Sciences
Kinesin Medicine & Life Sciences
Kinetochores Medicine & Life Sciences
Dendrites Medicine & Life Sciences
Septins Medicine & Life Sciences
Axonal Transport Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2006 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Disease-associated mutations hyperactivate KIF1A motility and anterograde axonal transport of synaptic vesicle precursors

Chiba, K., Takahashi, H., Chen, M., Obinata, H., Arai, S., Hashimoto, K., Oda, T., Mckenney, R. & Niwa, S., Sep 10 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 37, p. 18429-18434 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Transport Vesicles
Axonal Transport
Synaptic Vesicles
Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
Kinesin
2 Citations (Scopus)

Microtubules gate tau condensation to spatially regulate microtubule functions

Tan, R., Lam, A. J., Tan, T., Han, J., Nowakowski, D. W., Vershinin, M., Simo Olivar, S., Ori-McKenney, K. M. & Mckenney, R., Sep 1 2019, In : Nature Cell Biology. 21, 9, p. 1078-1085 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Microtubules
Microtubule-Associated Proteins
Alzheimer Disease
Neurons
Enzymes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tau repeat regions contain conserved histidine residues that modulate microtubule-binding in response to changes in pH

Charafeddine, R. A., Cortopassi, W. A., Lak, P., Tan, R., Mckenney, R., Jacobson, M. P., Barber, D. L. & Wittmann, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 22, p. 8779-8790 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histidine
Microtubules
pH sensors
Deprotonation
Microtubule-Associated Proteins

The tail wags the motor

McKenney, R. J., Nov 1 2019, In : Nature Chemical Biology. 15, 11, p. 1033-1034 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Antagonism between the dynein and Ndc80 complexes at kinetochores controls the stability of kinetochore-microtubule attachments during mitosis

Amin, M. A., Mckenney, R. & Varma, D., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 293, 16, p. 5755-5765 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dyneins
Kinetochores
Mitosis
Microtubules
Chromosomes