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Kevin M Woolfrey

TitleResearch Associate
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM - Pharmacology

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    1. Gibson ES, Woolfrey KM, Li H, Hogan PG, Nemenoff RA, Heasley LE, Dell'Acqua ML. Subcellular Localization and Activity of the Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinase 7 (MKK7) ? Isoform are Regulated through Binding to the Phosphatase Calcineurin. Mol Pharmacol. 2019 Jan; 95(1):20-32. PMID: 30404891.
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    2. Purkey AM, Woolfrey KM, Crosby KC, Stich DG, Chick WS, Aoto J, Dell'Acqua ML. AKAP150 Palmitoylation Regulates Synaptic Incorporation of Ca2+-Permeable AMPA Receptors to Control LTP. Cell Rep. 2018 Oct 23; 25(4):974-987.e4. PMID: 30355502.
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    3. Tonn Eisinger KR, Woolfrey KM, Swanson SP, Schnell SA, Meitzen J, Dell'Acqua M, Mermelstein PG. Palmitoylation of caveolin-1 is regulated by the same DHHC acyltransferases that modify steroid hormone receptors. J Biol Chem. 2018 Oct 12; 293(41):15901-15911. PMID: 30158247.
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    4. Dell'Acqua ML, Woolfrey KM. FRETting over postsynaptic PKC signaling. Nat Neurosci. 2018 Aug; 21(8):1021-1022. PMID: 30013172.
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    5. Woolfrey KM, O'Leary H, Goodell DJ, Robertson HR, Horne EA, Coultrap SJ, Dell'Acqua ML, Bayer KU. CaMKII regulates the depalmitoylation and synaptic removal of the scaffold protein AKAP79/150 to mediate structural long-term depression. J Biol Chem. 2018 02 02; 293(5):1551-1567. PMID: 29196604.
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    6. Woolfrey KM, Srivastava DP. Control of Dendritic Spine Morphological and Functional Plasticity by Small GTPases. Neural Plast. 2016; 2016:3025948. PMID: 26989514; PMCID: PMC4775798.
    7. Woolfrey KM, Dell'Acqua ML. Coordination of Protein Phosphorylation and Dephosphorylation in Synaptic Plasticity. J Biol Chem. 2015 Nov 27; 290(48):28604-12. PMID: 26453308; PMCID: PMC4661375 [Available on 11/27/16].
    8. Woolfrey KM, Sanderson JL, Dell'Acqua ML. The palmitoyl acyltransferase DHHC2 regulates recycling endosome exocytosis and synaptic potentiation through palmitoylation of AKAP79/150. J Neurosci. 2015 Jan 14; 35(2):442-56. PMID: 25589740; PMCID: PMC4293401.
    9. Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Penzes P. Insights into rapid modulation of neuroplasticity by brain estrogens. Pharmacol Rev. 2013; 65(4):1318-50. PMID: 24076546; PMCID: PMC3799233.
    10. Srivastava DP, Copits BA, Xie Z, Huda R, Jones KA, Mukherji S, Cahill ME, VanLeeuwen JE, Woolfrey KM, Rafalovich I, Swanson GT, Penzes P. Afadin is required for maintenance of dendritic structure and excitatory tone. J Biol Chem. 2012 Oct 19; 287(43):35964-74. PMID: 22948147; PMCID: PMC3476264.
    11. Srivastava DP, Jones KA, Woolfrey KM, Burgdorf J, Russell TA, Kalmbach A, Lee H, Yang C, Bradberry MM, Wokosin D, Moskal JR, Casanova MF, Waters J, Penzes P. Social, communication, and cortical structural impairments in Epac2-deficient mice. J Neurosci. 2012 Aug 22; 32(34):11864-78. PMID: 22915127; PMCID: PMC3520089.
    12. Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Jones KA, Anderson CT, Smith KR, Russell TA, Lee H, Yasvoina MV, Wokosin DL, Ozdinler PH, Shepherd GM, Penzes P. An autism-associated variant of Epac2 reveals a role for Ras/Epac2 signaling in controlling basal dendrite maintenance in mice. PLoS Biol. 2012; 10(6):e1001350. PMID: 22745599; PMCID: PMC3383751.
    13. Keith DJ, Sanderson JL, Gibson ES, Woolfrey KM, Robertson HR, Olszewski K, Kang R, El-Husseini A, Dell'acqua ML. Palmitoylation of A-kinase anchoring protein 79/150 regulates dendritic endosomal targeting and synaptic plasticity mechanisms. J Neurosci. 2012 May 23; 32(21):7119-36. PMID: 22623657; PMCID: PMC3367663.
    14. Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Penzes P. Analysis of dendritic spine morphology in cultured CNS neurons. J Vis Exp. 2011 Jul 13; (53):e2794. PMID: 21775964; PMCID: PMC3196192.
    15. Penzes P, Cahill ME, Jones KA, VanLeeuwen JE, Woolfrey KM. Dendritic spine pathology in neuropsychiatric disorders. Nat Neurosci. 2011 Mar; 14(3):285-93. PMID: 21346746; PMCID: PMC3530413.
    16. Penzes P, Woolfrey KM, Srivastava DP. Epac2-mediated dendritic spine remodeling: implications for disease. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2011 Feb; 46(2):368-80. PMID: 21115118; PMCID: PMC3031158.
    17. Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Liu F, Brandon NJ, Penzes P. Estrogen receptor ß activity modulates synaptic signaling and structure. J Neurosci. 2010 Oct 06; 30(40):13454-60. PMID: 20926671; PMCID: PMC2956485.
    18. Woolfrey KM, Srivastava DP, Photowala H, Yamashita M, Barbolina MV, Cahill ME, Xie Z, Jones KA, Quilliam LA, Prakriya M, Penzes P. Epac2 induces synapse remodeling and depression and its disease-associated forms alter spines. Nat Neurosci. 2009 Oct; 12(10):1275-84. PMID: 19734897; PMCID: PMC2754861.
    19. Penzes P, Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM. Not just actin? A role for dynamic microtubules in dendritic spines. Neuron. 2009 Jan 15; 61(1):3-5. PMID: 19146807.
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    20. Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Woolfrey K, Jones KA, Shum CY, Lash LL, Swanson GT, Penzes P. Rapid enhancement of two-step wiring plasticity by estrogen and NMDA receptor activity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Sep 23; 105(38):14650-5. PMID: 18801922; PMCID: PMC2567160.
    21. Xie Z, Photowala H, Cahill ME, Srivastava DP, Woolfrey KM, Shum CY, Huganir RL, Penzes P. Coordination of synaptic adhesion with dendritic spine remodeling by AF-6 and kalirin-7. J Neurosci. 2008 Jun 11; 28(24):6079-91. PMID: 18550750; PMCID: PMC2727754.
    22. Xie Z, Srivastava DP, Photowala H, Kai L, Cahill ME, Woolfrey KM, Shum CY, Surmeier DJ, Penzes P. Kalirin-7 controls activity-dependent structural and functional plasticity of dendritic spines. Neuron. 2007 Nov 21; 56(4):640-56. PMID: 18031682; PMCID: PMC2118058.
    23. Nam SC, Kim Y, Dryanovski D, Walker A, Goings G, Woolfrey K, Kang SS, Chu C, Chenn A, Erdelyi F, Szabo G, Hockberger P, Szele FG. Dynamic features of postnatal subventricular zone cell motility: a two-photon time-lapse study. J Comp Neurol. 2007 Nov 10; 505(2):190-208. PMID: 17853439.
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    24. Woolfrey KM, Hunt PS, Burk JA. Postnatal ethanol exposure disrupts signal detection in adult rats. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2005 Nov-Dec; 27(6):815-23. PMID: 16115748.
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    25. Woolfrey KM, Musisca NJ, Hunt PS, Burk JA. Early postnatal ethanol administration does not affect prepulse inhibition in rats. Physiol Behav. 2005 Apr 13; 84(5):747-52. PMID: 15885251.
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