Kevin Wright

Assistant Professor

  • 636 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
20042019

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Research Output

  • 636 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 14 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2019

Dystroglycan is a scaffold for extracellular axon guidance decisions

Lindenmaier, L. B., Parmentier, N., Guo, C., Tissir, F. & Wright, K. M., Feb 2019, In : eLife. 8, e42143.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

The expanding functional roles and signaling mechanisms of adhesion g protein–coupled receptors

Morgan, R. K., Anderson, G. R., Araç, D., Aust, G., Balenga, N., Boucard, A., Bridges, J. P., Engel, F. B., Formstone, C. J., Glitsch, M. D., Gray, R. S., Hall, R. A., Hsiao, C. C., Kim, H. Y., Knierim, A. B., Kusuluri, D. K., Leon, K., Liebscher, I., Piao, X., Prömel, S. & 12 others, Scholz, N., Srivastava, S., Thor, D., Tolias, K. F., Ushkaryov, Y. A., Vallon, M., Van Meir, E. G., Vanhollebeke, B., Wolfrum, U., Wright, K. M., Monk, K. R. & Mogha, A., Jan 1 2019, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1 ed. Blackwell Publishing Inc., p. 5-25 21 p. (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; vol. 1456, no. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018

Cas Adaptor Proteins Coordinate Sensory Axon Fasciculation

Vahedi-Hunter, T. A., Estep, J. A., Rosette, K. A., Rutlin, M. L., Wright, K. M. & Riccomagno, M. M., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 5996.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retinal ganglion cell axon sorting at the optic chiasm requires dystroglycan

Clements, R. & Wright, K., Oct 15 2018, In : Developmental Biology. 442, 2, p. 210-219 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2017

Astrocytes follow ganglion cell axons to establish an angiogenic template during retinal development

O'Sullivan, M. L., Puñal, V. M., Kerstein, P. C., Brzezinski, J. A., Glaser, T., Wright, K. M. & Kay, J. N., Oct 2017, In : GLIA. 65, 10, p. 1697-1716 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Dystroglycan maintains inner limiting membrane integrity to coordinate retinal development

Clements, R., Turk, R., Campbell, K. P. & Wright, K., Aug 30 2017, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 37, 35, p. 8559-8574 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2014

The glucuronyltransferase B4GAT1 is required for initiation of LARGE-mediated α-dystroglycan functional glycosylation

Willer, T., Inamori, K. I., Venzke, D., Harvey, C., Morgensen, G., Hara, Y., Beltrán Valero de Bernabé, D., Yu, L., Wright, K. M. & Campbell, K. P., 2014, In : eLife. 3, e03941.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations
2012

Dystroglycan Organizes Axon Guidance Cue Localization and Axonal Pathfinding

Wright, K. M., Lyon, K. A., Leung, H., Leahy, D. J., Ma, L. & Ginty, D. D., Dec 6 2012, In : Neuron. 76, 5, p. 931-944 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations

Gdnf Activates Midline Repulsion by Semaphorin3B via NCAM during Commissural Axon Guidance

Charoy, C., Nawabi, H., Reynaud, F., Derrington, E., Bozon, M., Wright, K., Falk, J., Helmbacher, F., Kindbeiter, K. & Castellani, V., Sep 20 2012, In : Neuron. 75, 6, p. 1051-1066 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2010

Sec24b selectively sorts Vangl2 to regulate planar cell polarity during neural tube closure

Merte, J., Jensen, D., Wright, K., Sarsfield, S., Wang, Y., Schekman, R. & Ginty, D. D., Jan 2010, In : Nature Cell Biology. 12, 1, p. 41-46 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

131 Scopus citations
2007

Apoptosome dependent caspase-3 activation pathway is non-redundant and necessary for apoptosis in sympathetic neurons

Wright, K. M., Vaughn, A. E. & Deshmukh, M., Mar 1 2007, In : Cell Death and Differentiation. 14, 3, p. 625-633 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Chromatin modification of Apaf-1 restricts the apoptotic pathway in mature neurons

Wright, K. M., Smith, M. I., Farrag, L. & Deshmukh, M., Dec 3 2007, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 179, 5, p. 825-832 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Differential Apaf-1 levels allow cytochrome c to induce apoptosis in brain tumors but not in normal neural tissues

Johnson, C. E., Huang, Y. Y., Parrish, A. B., Smith, M. I., Vaughn, A. E., Zhang, Q., Wright, K. M., Van Dyke, T., Wechsler-Reya, R. J., Kornbluth, S. & Deshmukh, M., Dec 26 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 52, p. 20820-20825 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
2006

Enhanced sensitivity to cytochrome c-induced apoptosis mediated by PHAPI in breast cancer cells

Schafer, Z. T., Parrish, A. B., Wright, K. M., Margolis, S. S., Marks, J. R., Deshmukh, M. & Kornbluth, S., Feb 15 2006, In : Cancer Research. 66, 4, p. 2210-2218 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Restricting apoptosis for postmitotic cell survival and its relevance to cancer

Wright, K. M. & Deshmukh, M., Aug 1 2006, In : Cell Cycle. 5, 15, p. 1616-1620 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
29 Scopus citations
2004

Decreased apoptosome activity with neuronal differentiation sets the threshold for strict IAP regulation of apoptosis

Wright, K. M., Linhoff, M. W., Potts, P. R. & Deshmukh, M., Oct 25 2004, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 167, 2, p. 303-313 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations