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Carlos Duarte CNC-Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Portugal, Portugal,
2 protocols

Margarida Caldeira CNC-Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Portugal
2 protocols

Ana Carvalho CNC-Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Portugal
1 protocol

Joana S. Ferreira
  • CNC-Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Portugal
  • 1 Author merit

Education

Ph.D. in Neuroscience, from Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra, Portugal, 2012

Current position

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Interdisciplinary Institute for NeuroScience (IINS), UMRCNRS 5297, Bordeaux, France (01/2016 to present)

Publications

  1. Ferreira, J. S., Schmidt, J., Rio, P., Aguas, R., Rooyakkers, A., Li, K. W., Smit, A. B., Craig, A. M. and Carvalho, A. L. (2015). GluN2B-Containing NMDA Receptors Regulate AMPA Receptor Traffic through Anchoring of the Synaptic Proteasome. J Neurosci 35(22): 8462-8479. (Cover Illustration) (First author)
  2. Ferreira, J. S., Rooyakkers, A., She, K., Ribeiro, L., Carvalho, A. L. and Craig, A. M. (2011). Activity and protein kinase C regulate synaptic accumulation of N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors independently of GluN1 splice variant. J Biol Chem 286(32): 28331-28342. (First author)
  3. Gomes, A. R.*, Ferreira, J. S.*, Paternain, A. V., Lerma, J., Duarte, C. B. and Carvalho, A. L. (2008). Characterization of alternatively spliced isoforms of AMPA receptor subunits encoding truncated receptors. Mol Cell Neurosci 37(2): 323-334. (*These authors contributed equally to this work) (First author)
  4. Vieira, M. M., Schmidt, J., Ferreira, J. S., She, K., Oku, S., Mele, M., Santos, A. E., Duarte, C. B., Craig, A. M. and Carvalho, A. L. (2016). Multiple domains in the C-terminus of NMDA receptor GluN2B subunit contribute to neuronal death following in vitro ischemia. Neurobiol Dis 89: 223-234. (Co-author)
  5. She, K., Ferreira, J. S., Carvalho, A. L. and Craig, A. M. (2012). Glutamate binding to the GluN2B subunit controls surface trafficking of N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors. J Biol Chem 287(33): 27432-27445. (Paper of the Week) (Co-author)
  6. Santos, S. D., Iuliano, O., Ribeiro, L., Veran, J., Ferreira, J. S., Rio, P., Mulle, C., Duarte, C. B. and Carvalho, A. L. (2012). Contactin-associated protein 1 (Caspr1) regulates the traffic and synaptic content of alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid (AMPA)-type glutamate receptors. J Biol Chem 287(9): 6868-6877. (Co-author)
1 Protocol published
Biotinylation and Purification of Plasma Membrane-associated Proteins from Rodent Cultured Neurons
Authors:  Margarida Caldeira, Joana S. Ferreira, Ana Luísa Carvalho and Carlos B. Duarte, date: 05/20/2016, view: 2398, Q&A: 0
This protocol aims at the biotin labeling and affinity purification of plasma membrane proteins from cultured neurons. Protein biotinylation consists in the covalent attachment of biotin to proteins. Biotin is a membrane unpermeable molecule with a ...