Paul M Jenkins

  • 877 Citations
  • 17 Scopus h-Index
20052016

Personal profile

Research interests

Our laboratory studies the basic cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying complex neuropsychiatric diseases, such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, as well as general mechanisms of plasma membrane organization in polarized cells.

Education / Academic qualification

Ph.D. Pharmacology, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

… → 2010

B.S. General Biology, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

… → 2001

Keywords

  • cellular and molecular neuroscience
  • protein trafficking
  • membrane structure
  • neuropsychiatric disease mechanisms
  • epithelial cell biology
  • palmitoylation

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Grants 2008 2011

Research Output 2005 2016

  • 877 Citations
  • 17 Scopus h-Index
  • 23 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2 Citations

Ankyrin-G inhibits endocytosis of cadherin dimers

Cadwell, C. M., Jenkins, P. M., Bennett, V. & Kowalczyk, A. P. Jan 8 2016 In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 291, 2, p. 691-704 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ankyrins
Cadherins
Endocytosis
Blood Vessels
Endothelial Cells
1 Citations

Evaluating tools for live imaging of structural plasticity at the axon initial segment

Dumitrescu, A. S., Evans, M. D., Grubb, M. S., Engelhardt, M., Jenkins, P. M. & Bender, K. Nov 23 2016 In : Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 10, NOV2016, 268

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Axons
Neurons
Proteins
In Vitro Techniques
Voltage-Gated Sodium Channels
1 Citations

The Splice Is Right: ANK3 and the Control of Cortical Circuits

Nelson, A. D. & Jenkins, P. M. Aug 15 2016 In : Biological Psychiatry. 80, 4, p. 263-265 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

27 Citations

Giant ankyrin-G: A critical innovation in vertebrate evolution of fast and integrated neuronal signaling

Jenkins, P. M., Kim, N., Jones, S. L., Tseng, W. C., Svitkina, T. M., Yin, H. H. & Bennett, V. Jan 27 2015 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 4, p. 957-964 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ankyrins
Axons
Exons
Ranvier's Nodes
Nervous System
15 Citations

Giant ankyrin-G stabilizes somatodendritic GABAergic synapses through opposing endocytosis of GABAA receptors

Tseng, W. C., Jenkins, P. M., Tanaka, M., Mooney, R. & Bennett, V. Jan 27 2015 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 4, p. 1214-1219 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ankyrins
Endocytosis
Synapses
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Interneurons