Allosteric feed-forward activation of AP-2 via FCHO-BMP2K axis promotes clathrin-mediated endocytosis.

Shikha RT, Navyasree KV, Anjitha AB, Qathoon N, Mohanty S, Swain RK, Umasankar PK

Transient Fcho1/2.Eps15/R.AP-2 Nanoclusters Prime the AP-2 Clathrin Adaptor for Cargo Binding

Ma L*,Umasankar PK*, Wrobel AG*, Lymar A, McCoy AJ, Holkar SS, Jha A, Pradhan-Sundd T, Watkins SC, Owen DJ, Traub LM.(2016)
Developmental Cell.     37(5):428-443. (* Co-first author)

A clathrin coat assembly role for the muniscin protein central linker revealed by TALEN- mediated gene editing.

Umasankar PK, Ma L, Thieman JR, Jha A, Doray B, Watkins SC, Traub LM.(2014)
eLife.     10.7554/eLife.04137.

A phosphotyrosine switch for cargo sequestration at clathrin-coated buds.

Chakraborty S, Umasankar P K, Preston GM, Khandelwal P, Apodaca G, Watkins SC, Traub LM.(2014)
Journal of Biological Chemistry.     289:17497-17514.

Distinct and separable activities of the endocyticclathrin-coat components Fcho1/2 and AP-2 in developmental patterning.

Umasankar P K, Sanker S, Thieman JR, Chakraborty S, Wendland B, Tsang M, Traub LM.(2012)
Nature Cell Biology     14:488-501.

Remodeling of protein and mRNA expression in Leishmaniamexicana induced by deletion of glucose transporter genes.

Feng X, Feistel T, Buffalo C, McCormack A, Kruvand E, Rodriguez-Contreras D, Akopyants NS, Umasankar P K , David L, Jardim A, Beverley SM, Landfear SM. (2011)
Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology     175:39-48.


Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
Thycaud Post, Poojappura,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India
+91-471-2529400 | 2347975 | 2348753

My Gov Prime Ministers National Relife Fund India Gov Make In India Make In India Data gov in

Last Updated on: January 28, 2021
CERT-In Certified Website