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    Gulcin Pekkurnaz

    TitleAssistant Professor
    SchoolUniversity of California, San Diego
    Address9500 Gilman Drive #0357
    CA La Jolla 92093
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      1. Cartoni R, Pekkurnaz G, Wang C, Schwarz TL, He Z. A high mitochondrial transport rate characterizes CNS neurons with high axonal regeneration capacity. PLoS One. 2017; 12(9):e0184672. PMID: 28926622.
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      2. Pekkurnaz G, Trinidad JC, Wang X, Kong D, Schwarz TL. Glucose regulates mitochondrial motility via Milton modification by O-GlcNAc transferase. Cell. 2014 Jul 03; 158(1):54-68. PMID: 24995978; PMCID: PMC4224014.
      3. Teodoro RO, Pekkurnaz G, Nasser A, Higashi-Kovtun ME, Balakireva M, McLachlan IG, Camonis J, Schwarz TL. Ral mediates activity-dependent growth of postsynaptic membranes via recruitment of the exocyst. EMBO J. 2013 Jul 17; 32(14):2039-55. PMID: 23812009; PMCID: PMC3715865.
      4. Humphrey GW, Mekhedov E, Blank PS, de Morree A, Pekkurnaz G, Nagaraju K, Zimmerberg J. GREG cells, a dysferlin-deficient myogenic mouse cell line. Exp Cell Res. 2012 Jan 15; 318(2):127-35. PMID: 22020321; PMCID: PMC3541016.
      5. Pekkurnaz G, Fera A, Zimmerberg-Helms J, Degiorgis JA, Bezrukov L, Blank PS, Mazar J, Reese TS, Zimmerberg J. Isolation and ultrastructural characterization of squid synaptic vesicles. Biol Bull. 2011 Apr; 220(2):89-96. PMID: 21551445; PMCID: PMC3548571.
      6. Mazar J, Thomas M, Bezrukov L, Chanturia A, Pekkurnaz G, Yin S, Kuznetsov SA, Robey PG, Zimmerberg J. Cytotoxicity mediated by the Fas ligand (FasL)-activated apoptotic pathway in stem cells. J Biol Chem. 2009 Aug 14; 284(33):22022-8. PMID: 19531476; PMCID: PMC2755926.