Kris Burkewitz


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Burkewitz, K., Morantte, I., Weir, H. J. M., Yeo, R., Zhang, Y., Huynh, F. K., Ilkayeva., O. R., Hirschey, M. D., Grant, A. R., and Mair., W. B. Neuronal CRTC-1 governs systemic mitochondrial metabolism and lifespan via a catecholamine signal. Cell. In Press.

Burkewitz, K., Zhang, Y., and Mair, W. (2014). AMPK at the nexus of energetics and aging. Cell Metabolism. Jul 1;20(1):10-25.

Burkewitz K, Choe KP, Choung-Hee Lee E, Deonarine A, Strange K. Characterization of the Proteostasis Roles of Glycerol Accumulation, Protein Degradation and Protein Synthesis during Osmotic Stress in C. elegans. PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e34153

Burkewitz K, Choe K, Strange K. Hypertonic stress induces rapid and widespread protein damage in C. elegans. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2011 Sep;301(3):C566-76

Flynt AS, Thatcher EJ, Burkewitz K, Li N, Liu Y, Patton JG. (2009). miR-8 microRNAs regulate the response to osmotic stress in zebrafish embryos. J Cell Biol. 2009 Apr 6;185(1):115-27

Pedroso IM, Duarte LF, Yanez G, Burkewitz K, Fletcher TM. Sequence specificity of inter- and intramolecular G-quadruplex formation by human telomeric DNA. Biopolymers. 2007 Sep;87(1):74-84.