Publications

Lackner LL. (2019) The Expanding and Unexpected Functions of Mitochondria Contact Sites. Trends Cell Biol. DOI: 10.1016/j.tcb.2019.02.009.

Kraft LM and Lackner LL. (2019) A conserved mechanism for mitochondria-dependent dynein anchoring. MBoC. DOI: 10.1091/mbc.E18-07-0466.

Chen W, Ping HA, Lackner LL. (2018) Direct membrane binding and self-interaction contribute to Mmr1 function in mitochondrial inheritance. MBoC. DOI: 10.1091/mbc.E18-02-0122.

Schmit HL, Kraft LM, Lee-Smith CF, Lackner LL. (2018) The role of mitochondria in anchoring dynein to the cell cortex extends beyond clustering the anchor protein. Cell Cycle. DOI: 10.1080/15384101.2018.1480226.

Kraft LM and Lackner LL. (2017) Mitochondrial-driven assembly of a cortical anchor for mitochondria and dynein. JCB. DOI: 10.1083/jcb.201702022.

Kraft LM and Lackner LL. (2017) Mitochondrial anchors: Positioning mitochondria and more. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.06.193.

Ping HA, Kraft LM, Chen W, Nilles AE, Lackner LL. (2016) Num1 anchors mitochondria to the plasma membrane via two domains with different lipid binding specificities. Journal of Cell Biology. DOI: 10.1083/jcb.201511021.

Lackner LL. (2014) Shaping the dynamic mitochondrial network. BMC Biol. DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-12-35.

Murley A, Lackner LL, Osman C, West M, Voeltz GK, Walter P, Nunnari J. (2013) ER-associated mitochondrial division links the distribution of mitochondria and mitochondrial DNA in yeast. eLife. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.00422.

Lackner LL. (2013) Determining the shape and cellular distribution of mitochondria: the integration of multiple activities. Current Opinion in Cell Biology. DOI: 10.1016/j.ceb.2013.

Lackner LL, Graef M, Murley A, Ping H and Nunnari J. (2013) Endoplasmic reticulum associated mitochondria-cortex tether functions in the distribution and inheritance of mitochondria. PNAS. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1215232110.

Hoppins S, Collins SR, Cassidy-Stone A, Hummel E, DeVay RM, Lackner LL, Schuldiner M, Westermann B, Weissman JS, and Nunnari J. (2011) A mitochondrial-focused genetic interaction map reveals a scaffold-like complex required for inner membrane organization in mitochondria. Journal of Cell Biology. 10.1083/jcb.201107053.

Friedman JR, Lackner LL, West M, DiBenedetto JR, Nunnari J, Voeltz GK. (2011) ­ER tubules mark sites of mitochondrial division. Science. DOI: 10.1126/science.1207385.

Mears JA, Lackner LL, Fang S, Ingerman E, Nunnari J, Hinshaw JE. (2011) Conformational changes in Dnm1 support a contractile mechanism for mitochondrial fission. Nature Structural Molecular Biology. DOI: 10.1038/nsmb.1949.

Lackner LL, Nunnari J. (2010) Small molecule inhibitors of mitochondrial division: tools that translate basic biological research into medicine. Chemistry and Biology. DOI: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2010.05.016.

DeVay RM, Dominguez-Ramirez L, Lackner LL, Hoppins S, Stahlberg H, Nunnari J. (2009) The roles of mitochondrial inner membrane dynamin isoforms in fusion. Journal of Cell Biology. 10.1083/jcb.200906098.

Lackner LL, Horner JS, Nunnari J. (2009) Mechanistic Analysis of a Dynamin Effector. Science. DOI: 10.1126/science.1176921.

Lackner LL, Nunnari J. (2009) The Molecular Mechanism and Cellular Functions of Mitochondrial Division. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. DOI: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2008.11.011.

Lackner LL, Hoppins S, Nunnari J. (2007) The machines that divide and fuse mitochondria. Annual Review of Biochemistry. DOI: 10.1146/annurev.biochem.76.071905.090048.