Bodrug, Tatyana; Wilson-Kubalek, Elizabeth M; Nithianantham, Stanley; Thompson, Alex F; Alfieri, April; Gaska, Ignas; Major, Jennifer; Debs, Garrett; Inagaki, Sayaka; Gutierrez, Pedro; Gheber, Larisa; McKenney, Richard J; Sindelar, Charles Vaughn; Milligan, Ronald; Stumpff, Jason; Rosenfeld, Steven S; Forth, Scott T; Al-Bassam, Jawdat

The kinesin-5 tail domain directly modulates the mechanochemical cycle of the motor domain for anti-parallel microtubule sliding Journal Article

eLife, 9 (e51131), pp. 1-36, 2020.

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Cook, Brian D; Chang, Fred C; Flor-parra, Ignacio; Jawdat, Al-Bassam

Microtubule Polymerase and Processive Plus-end Tracking functions originate from distinct features within TOG domain arrays Journal Article

Mol Biol Cell, 2019.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Nithianantham, Stanley

Malleable folding of coiled-coils regulates kinesin-3 dimerization Journal Article

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 115 (51), pp. 12845-12847, 2018.

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Nithianantham, Stanley; Cook, Brian D; Beans, Madeleine; Guo, Fei; Chang, Fred C; Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Structural Basis of tubulin recruitment and assembly by microtubule polymerases with Tumor Overexpressed Gene (TOG) domain arrays Journal Article

eLife, e38922 , pp. 1-33, 2018.

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Nithianantham, Stanley; McNally, Francis J; Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Structural Basis for Disassembly of Katanin Heterododecamers Journal Article

J Biol Chem, 293 , pp. 10590-10605, 2018.

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Singh, Sudhir Kumar; Pandey, Himanshu; Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Gheber, Larisa

Bidirectional motility of kinesin-5 motor proteins: structural determinants, cumulative functions and physiological roles Journal Article

Cell Mol Life Sc, 75 (10), pp. 1757-1771, 2018.

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Ofer Shapira Alina Goldstein, Jawdat Al-Bassam Larisa Gheber

A potential physiological role for bi-directional motility and motor clustering of mitotic kinesin-5 Cin8 in yeast mitosis Journal Article

J Cell Sci, 130 , pp. 725-734, 2017.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Revisiting the tubulin cofactors and Arl2 in the regulation of soluble aß-tubulin pools and their effect on microtubule dynamics Journal Article

Mol Biol Cell , 28 (3), pp. 359-363, 2017.

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Nithianantham, Stanley; Le, Sinh; E, Elbert Seto; Jia, Weitao; Leary, Julie; Corbett, Kevin D; Moore, Jeffrey K; Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Tubulin cofactors and Arl2 are cage-like chaperones that regulate the soluble aß-tubulin pool for microtubule dynamics Journal Article

eLife, 2015.

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Scholey*, Jessica; Nithianantham*, Stanley; Scholey, Jonathan M; Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Structural basis for the Assembly of the Mitotic Motor Kinesin-5 into Bipolar Tetramers Journal Article

eLife, 2014.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat

Reconstituting Dynamic Microtubule Polymerization Regulation by TOG Domain Proteins Book Chapter

540 , Chapter 8, pp. 131-148, Elsevier, 2014.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Corbett, Kevin D

a-Tubulin acetylation from the inside out Journal Article

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A., 48 , pp. 19515-19516, 2012.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Hwajin Kim, Ignacio Flor-Parra ; Lal, Neeraj; Velji, Hamida; Chang, Fred C

Fission yeast Alp14 is a dose-dependent plus end-tracking microtubule polymerase. Journal Article

Mol Biol Cell, 23 (15), pp. 2878-90, 2012.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Chang, Fred

Regulation of microtubule dynamics by TOG-domain proteins XMAP215/Dis1 and CLASP. Journal Article

Trends Cell Biol., 21 (10), pp. 604-14, 2011.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Kim, Hwajin; Brouhard, Gary; van Oijen, Antoine; Harrison, Stephen C; Chang, Fred C

CLASP promotes microtubule rescue by recruiting tubulin dimers to the microtubule. Journal Article

Development Cell, 19 (2), pp. 245-58, 2010.

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Brouhard, Gary J; Stear, Jeff H; Noetzel, Timothy L; Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Kazuhisa Kinoshita Stephen C Harrison, Jonathon Howard ; Hyman, Anthony A

XMAP215 is a processive microtubule polymerase. Journal Article

Cell, 132 (1), pp. 79-88, 2008.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; N, Nicholas Larsen A; Hyman, Anthony A; Harrison, Stephen C

Crystal structure of a TOG domain: conserved features of XMAP215/Dis1-family TOG domains and implications for tubulin binding. Journal Article

Structure, 15 (3), pp. 355-62, 2007.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Roger, Benoit; Halpain, Shelley; Milligan., Ronald A

Analysis of the weak interactions of ADP-Unc104 and ADP-kinesin with microtubules and their inhibition by MAP2c. Journal Article

Cell Motil Cytoskeleton, 64 (5), pp. 377-89, 2007.

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Larsen, Nicholas A; Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Wei, Ronnie R; Harrison., Stephen C

Structural analysis of Bub3 interactions in the mitotic spindle checkpoint. Journal Article

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 104 (4), pp. 201-6, 2007.

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Wei, Ronnie R; Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Harrison, Stephen C

The Ndc80/HEC1 complex is a contact point for kinetochore-microtubule attachment. Journal Article

Nat Struct Mol Biol, 4 (1), pp. 54-9, 2007.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; van Breugel, Mark; Harrison, Stephen C; Hyman, Anthony A

Stu2p binds tubulin and undergoes an open-to-closed conformational change Journal Article

J Cell Biol, 172 (7), pp. 1009-22, 2006.

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Roger*, Benoit; Al-Bassam*, Jawdat; Dehmelt, Leif; Milligan, Ronald A; Halpain, Shelley

MAP2c, but not tau, binds and bundles F-actin via its microtubule binding domain. Journal Article

Curr Biol, 14 (5), pp. 363-71, 2004.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Cui, Yujia; Klopfenstein, Dieter; Carragher, Bridget O; Vale, Ronald D; Milligan., Ronald A

Distinct conformations of the kinesin Unc104 neck regulate a monomer to dimer motor transition. Journal Article

J Cell Biol, 163 (4), pp. 743-53, 2003.

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Al-Bassam, Jawdat; Ozer, Rachel S; D, Daniel Safer; Halpain, Shelley; Milligan, Ronald A

MAP2 and tau bind longitudinally along the outer ridges of microtubule protofilaments. Journal Article

J Cell Biol, 157 (7), pp. 1187-96, 2002.

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