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Education/Academic qualification

Columbia University

PhD, Northwestern University

BA, Grinnell College

Research interests

  • Cell biology
  • Biophysics
  • Microscopy
  • Mechanosensation
  • Dystonia
  • Cancer cell biology
  • Virology
  • Neurovirology

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Projects 2015 2022

Research Output 2002 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A synthetic biology platform for the reconstitution and mechanistic dissection of LINC complex assembly

Majumder, S., Willey, P. T., DeNies, M. S., Liu, A. P. & Luxton, G. W. G., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of cell science. 132, 4, jcs219451.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthetic Biology
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Protein oligomerization and mobility within the nuclear envelope evaluated by the time-shifted mean-segmented Q factor

Hennen, J., Hur, K. H., Karuka, S. R., Luxton, G. W. G. & Mueller, J., Mar 15 2019, In : Methods. 157, p. 28-41 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear Envelope
Error analysis
5 Citations (Scopus)

Conserved SUN-KASH Interfaces Mediate LINC Complex-Dependent Nuclear Movement and Positioning

Cain, N. E., Jahed, Z., Schoenhofen, A., Valdez, V. A., Elkin, B., Hao, H., Harris, N. J., Herrera, L. A., Woolums, B. M., Mofrad, M. R. K., Luxton, G. W. G. & Starr, D. A., Oct 8 2018, In : Current Biology. 28, 19, p. 3086-3097.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy reveals differential SUN protein oligomerization in living cells

Hennen, J., Saunders, C. A., Mueller, J. & Luxton, G. W. G., May 1 2018, In : Molecular biology of the cell. 29, 9, p. 1003-1011 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorescence Spectrometry
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Molecular Insights into the Mechanisms of SUN1 Oligomerization in the Nuclear Envelope

Jahed, Z., Fadavi, D., Vu, U. T., Asgari, E., Luxton, G. W. G. & Mofrad, M. R. K., Mar 13 2018, In : Biophysical journal. 114, 5, p. 1190-1203 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear Envelope
Sequence Alignment
Structural Models
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Sequence Homology