Selected Scientific Publications


Tanabe LM and List K. The Role of Type II Transmembrane Serine Protease Mediated Signaling in Cancer. Invited Review, FEBS J. 2016 Nov 21. doi: 10.1111/febs.13971

Cover illustration by Lauren Tanabe

Cover illustration by Lauren Tanabe

Tanabe LM, Liang CC, Dauer WT. Neuronal Nuclear Membrane Budding Occurs During a Developmental Window Modulated by Torsin Paralogs. Cell Reports. 2016 Sept., 16, 3322–3333

Zoratti GL, Tanabe LM, Hyland TE, Duhaime MJ, Colombo E, Leduc R, Marsault E, Johnson MD, Lin CY, Boerner J, Lang JE, List K. Matriptase regulates c-Met mediated proliferation and invasion in inflammatory breast cancer. Oncotarget. 2016 7(36), 58162-58173

Zoratti GL, Tanabe LM, Varela FA, Murray AS, Bergum C, Colombo E, Lang, J, Molinolo AA, Lecuc R, Marsault E, Boerner J, List K. Targeting matriptase in breast cancer abrogates tumour progression via impairment of stromal-epithelial growth factor signaling. Nat. Commun. 2015 Apr 15;6:6776

Miller GS, Zoratti GL, Murray AS, Bergum C, Tanabe LM, List K. HATL-5: A cell surface serine protease differentially expressed in epithelial cancers. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 3:9(2):e87675

Liang CC, Tanabe LM, Jous S, Chi F, Dauer WT. TorsinA hypofunction causes abnormal twisting movements and sensorimotor circuit neurodegeneration. JCI 2014 Jun 17:124(7):3080-92

Tanabe LM, Martin C, Dauer W. Genetic background modulates the phenotype of a mouse model of DYT1 dystonia.  PLoS One. 2012 Feb 29; 7(2):e32245

Tanabe LM, Kim CE Alagem N, Dauer WT.  Primary Dystonia: Molecules and Mechanisms.  Nature Review Neurology. 2009 Nov;5(11):598-609

Singer BF, Tanabe LM, Gorny G, Jake-Matthews C, Li Y, Kolb B, Vezina P.  Amphetamine-induced changes in dendritic morphology in rat forebrain correspond to associative drug conditioning rather than nonassociative drug sensitization.  Biol Psychiatry. 2009 May 15;65(10):835-40

Tanabe LM, Suto N, Creekmore E, Steinmiller CL, Vezina P.  Blockade of D2 dopamine receptors in the VTA induces a long-lasting enhancement of the locomotor activating effects of amphetamine. Behav Pharmacol. 2004 Sep;15(5-6):387-95 

Suto N, Tanabe LM, Austin JD, Creekmore E, Pham CT, Vezina P.  Previous exposure to psychostimulants enhances the reinstatement of cocaine seeking by nucleus accumbens AMPA. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2004 Dec;29(12):2149-59  

Suto N, Tanabe LM, Austin JD, Creekmore E, Vezina P.  Previous exposure to VTA amphetamine enhances cocaine self-administration under a progressive ratio schedule in an NMDA, AMPA/kainate, and metabotropic glutamate receptor-dependent manner. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2003 Apr;28(4):629-39