Optogenetic control of organelle transport using a photocaged chemical inducer of dimerization

Curr Biol. 2015 May 18;25(10):R407-R408. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.03.056.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Biological Transport
  • Dimerization
  • Fluorescence
  • HeLa Cells
  • Humans
  • Kinesin / metabolism
  • Microtubule-Associated Proteins / genetics
  • Microtubule-Associated Proteins / metabolism
  • Microtubules / metabolism
  • Mitochondria / metabolism
  • Neurons / metabolism
  • Optogenetics / methods*
  • Organelles / metabolism*
  • Peroxisomes / metabolism
  • Rats
  • Recombinant Proteins / genetics
  • Recombinant Proteins / metabolism*
  • Tetrahydrofolate Dehydrogenase / genetics
  • Tetrahydrofolate Dehydrogenase / metabolism
  • Trimethoprim / chemistry
  • Trimethoprim / metabolism

Substances

  • Bicd2 protein, rat
  • KIF5B protein, human
  • Microtubule-Associated Proteins
  • Recombinant Proteins
  • kinesin light-chain proteins
  • Trimethoprim
  • Tetrahydrofolate Dehydrogenase
  • Kinesin