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Mary Kathryn Morphew

InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder
DepartmentBiology-MCD Instruction

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    1. McIntosh JR, Morphew MK, Giddings TH. Electron Microscopy of Fission Yeast. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2017 Jan 03; 2017(1):pdb.top079822. PMID: 28049809.
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    2. Morphew MK, Giddings TH, McIntosh JR. Cryoelectron Microscopy of Fission Yeast. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2017 Jan 03; 2017(1):pdb.prot091330. PMID: 28049779.
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    3. Morphew MK, Giddings TH, McIntosh JR. Immunolocalization of Proteins in Fission Yeast by Electron Microscopy. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2017 Jan 03; 2017(1):pdb.prot091322. PMID: 28049778.
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    4. Giddings TH, Morphew MK, McIntosh JR. Preparing Fission Yeast for Electron Microscopy. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2017 Jan 03; 2017(1):pdb.prot091314. PMID: 28049777.
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    5. Fernández-Álvarez A, Bez C, O'Toole ET, Morphew M, Cooper JP. Mitotic Nuclear Envelope Breakdown and Spindle Nucleation Are Controlled by Interphase Contacts between Centromeres and the Nuclear Envelope. Dev Cell. 2016 12 05; 39(5):544-559. PMID: 27889481.
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    6. Rog-Zielinska EA, Johnston CM, O'Toole ET, Morphew M, Hoenger A, Kohl P. Electron tomography of rabbit cardiomyocyte three-dimensional ultrastructure. Prog Biophys Mol Biol. 2016 07; 121(2):77-84. PMID: 27210305; PMCID: PMC4959512.
    7. Rao AN, Falnikar A, O'Toole ET, Morphew MK, Hoenger A, Davidson MW, Yuan X, Baas PW. Sliding of centrosome-unattached microtubules defines key features of neuronal phenotype. J Cell Biol. 2016 May 09; 213(3):329-41. PMID: 27138250; PMCID: PMC4862329 [Available on 11/09/16].
    8. Morphew MK, O'Toole ET, Page CL, Pagratis M, Meehl J, Giddings T, Gardner JM, Ackerson C, Jaspersen SL, Winey M, Hoenger A, McIntosh JR. Metallothionein as a clonable tag for protein localization by electron microscopy of cells. J Microsc. 2015 Oct; 260(1):20-9. PMID: 25974385; PMCID: PMC4573841.
    9. Basta T, Wu HJ, Morphew MK, Lee J, Ghosh N, Lai J, Heumann JM, Wang K, Lee YC, Rees DC, Stowell MH. Self-assembled lipid and membrane protein polyhedral nanoparticles. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jan 14; 111(2):670-4. PMID: 24379376; PMCID: PMC3896197.
    10. Witze ES, Connacher MK, Houel S, Schwartz MP, Morphew MK, Reid L, Sacks DB, Anseth KS, Ahn NG. Wnt5a directs polarized calcium gradients by recruiting cortical endoplasmic reticulum to the cell trailing edge. Dev Cell. 2013 Sep 30; 26(6):645-57. PMID: 24091015; PMCID: PMC3884950.
    11. McIntosh JR, O'Toole E, Zhudenkov K, Morphew M, Schwartz C, Ataullakhanov FI, Grishchuk EL. Conserved and divergent features of kinetochores and spindle microtubule ends from five species. J Cell Biol. 2013 Feb 18; 200(4):459-74. PMID: 23420873; PMCID: PMC3575531.
    12. Wu Y, Gu Y, Morphew MK, Yao J, Yeh FL, Dong M, Chapman ER. All three components of the neuronal SNARE complex contribute to secretory vesicle docking. J Cell Biol. 2012 Aug 06; 198(3):323-30. PMID: 22869597; PMCID: PMC3413369.
    13. Ueda H, Morphew MK, McIntosh JR, Davis MM. CD4+ T-cell synapses involve multiple distinct stages. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Oct 11; 108(41):17099-104. PMID: 21949383; PMCID: PMC3193211.
    14. Schiel JA, Park K, Morphew MK, Reid E, Hoenger A, Prekeris R. Endocytic membrane fusion and buckling-induced microtubule severing mediate cell abscission. J Cell Sci. 2011 May 01; 124(Pt 9):1411-24. PMID: 21486954; PMCID: PMC3078810.
    15. Lacomble S, Vaughan S, Gadelha C, Morphew MK, Shaw MK, McIntosh JR, Gull K. Basal body movements orchestrate membrane organelle division and cell morphogenesis in Trypanosoma brucei. J Cell Sci. 2010 Sep 01; 123(Pt 17):2884-91. PMID: 20682637; PMCID: PMC2923567.
    16. McDonald K, Schwarz H, Müller-Reichert T, Webb R, Buser C, Morphew M. "Tips and tricks" for high-pressure freezing of model systems. Methods Cell Biol. 2010; 96:671-93. PMID: 20869543.
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    17. Gadelha C, Rothery S, Morphew M, McIntosh JR, Severs NJ, Gull K. Membrane domains and flagellar pocket boundaries are influenced by the cytoskeleton in African trypanosomes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Oct 13; 106(41):17425-30. PMID: 19805090; PMCID: PMC2755463.
    18. McIntosh JR, Morphew MK, Grissom PM, Gilbert SP, Hoenger A. Lattice structure of cytoplasmic microtubules in a cultured Mammalian cell. J Mol Biol. 2009 Nov 27; 394(2):177-82. PMID: 19769986; PMCID: PMC2784118.
    19. Xiong Q, Morphew MK, Schwartz CL, Hoenger AH, Mastronarde DN. CTF determination and correction for low dose tomographic tilt series. J Struct Biol. 2009 Dec; 168(3):378-87. PMID: 19732834; PMCID: PMC2784817.
    20. Lacomble S, Vaughan S, Gadelha C, Morphew MK, Shaw MK, McIntosh JR, Gull K. Three-dimensional cellular architecture of the flagellar pocket and associated cytoskeleton in trypanosomes revealed by electron microscope tomography. J Cell Sci. 2009 Apr 15; 122(Pt 8):1081-90. PMID: 19299460; PMCID: PMC2714436.
    21. Iribe G, Ward CW, Camelliti P, Bollensdorff C, Mason F, Burton RA, Garny A, Morphew MK, Hoenger A, Lederer WJ, Kohl P. Axial stretch of rat single ventricular cardiomyocytes causes an acute and transient increase in Ca2+ spark rate. Circ Res. 2009 Mar 27; 104(6):787-95. PMID: 19197074; PMCID: PMC3522525.
    22. McIntosh JR, Grishchuk EL, Morphew MK, Efremov AK, Zhudenkov K, Volkov VA, Cheeseman IM, Desai A, Mastronarde DN, Ataullakhanov FI. Fibrils connect microtubule tips with kinetochores: a mechanism to couple tubulin dynamics to chromosome motion. Cell. 2008 Oct 17; 135(2):322-33. PMID: 18957206; PMCID: PMC2746696.
    23. Morphew M, He W, Bjorkman PJ, McIntosh JR. Silver enhancement of Nanogold particles during freeze substitution for electron microscopy. J Microsc. 2008 May; 230(Pt 2):263-7. PMID: 18445156; PMCID: PMC2722379.
    24. Reichl EM, Ren Y, Morphew MK, Delannoy M, Effler JC, Girard KD, Divi S, Iglesias PA, Kuo SC, Robinson DN. Interactions between myosin and actin crosslinkers control cytokinesis contractility dynamics and mechanics. Curr Biol. 2008 Apr 08; 18(7):471-80. PMID: 18372178; PMCID: PMC2361134.
    25. He W, Kivork C, Machinani S, Morphew MK, Gail AM, Tesar DB, Tiangco NE, McIntosh JR, Bjorkman PJ. A freeze substitution fixation-based gold enlarging technique for EM studies of endocytosed Nanogold-labeled molecules. J Struct Biol. 2007 Oct; 160(1):103-13. PMID: 17723309; PMCID: PMC2076746.
    26. Morphew MK. 3D immunolocalization with plastic sections. Methods Cell Biol. 2007; 79:493-513. PMID: 17327171.
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    27. McDonald KL, Morphew M, Verkade P, Müller-Reichert T. Recent advances in high-pressure freezing: equipment- and specimen-loading methods. Methods Mol Biol. 2007; 369:143-73. PMID: 17656750.
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    28. Tucker M, Sieber M, Morphew M, Han M. The Caenorhabditis elegans aristaless orthologue, alr-1, is required for maintaining the functional and structural integrity of the amphid sensory organs. Mol Biol Cell. 2005 Oct; 16(10):4695-704. PMID: 16055504; PMCID: PMC1237075.
    29. Morphew MK, McIntosh JR. The use of filter membranes for high-pressure freezing of cell monolayers. J Microsc. 2003 Oct; 212(Pt 1):21-5. PMID: 14516358.
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    30. Putkey FR, Cramer T, Morphew MK, Silk AD, Johnson RS, McIntosh JR, Cleveland DW. Unstable kinetochore-microtubule capture and chromosomal instability following deletion of CENP-E. Dev Cell. 2002 Sep; 3(3):351-65. PMID: 12361599.
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    31. Flory MR, Morphew M, Joseph JD, Means AR, Davis TN. Pcp1p, an Spc110p-related calmodulin target at the centrosome of the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Cell Growth Differ. 2002 Feb; 13(2):47-58. PMID: 11864908.
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    32. Zeng X, Kahana JA, Silver PA, Morphew MK, McIntosh JR, Fitch IT, Carbon J, Saunders WS. Slk19p is a centromere protein that functions to stabilize mitotic spindles. J Cell Biol. 1999 Jul 26; 146(2):415-25. PMID: 10427094; PMCID: PMC3206577.
    33. McDonald K, Morphew MK. Improved preservation of ultrastructure in difficult-to-fix organisms by high pressure freezing and freeze substitution: I. Drosophila melanogaster and Strongylocentrotus purpuratus embryos. Microsc Res Tech. 1993 Apr 15; 24(6):465-73. PMID: 8490232.
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