NIDA Proteomics Center Poster Abstracts


  • Colangelo, C., Abbott, T., Ivosev, G., Chung, L., Shifman, M., Sakaue, F., Cox, D., Burton, L., Tate, S., Gulcicek, E., Bonner, R., Rinehart, J., Nairn, A., and Williams, K. (2013) Development of Targeted Proteome Assays: Mouse/Rat Brain Assay for 112 Proteins. 27th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society.
  • Fleming, M.R. and Kaczmarek, L.K. (2013) Activation of Slack channels alters their interactions with the regulatory protein Phactr1. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Abstract 320: 01.
  • Kim, G.E., Fleming, M.R., and Kaczmarek, L.K. (2013) Biogenesis of the sodium-activated potassium channel Slack-B is controlled by the dephosphorylation of N-terminal serines. Biophysical Society Abstracts, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Nagarajan, V., Stone, K.L., Lam, T.T., Gulcicek, E.E., Taylor, J.R., and Torregrossa, M.M. (2013) Proteomic and behavioral evidence for altered astroglial gap junction communication increasing risk for alcoholism after adolescent corticosterone exposure. Accepted for Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, November 2013.
  • Olson, A. and Koelle, M.R. (2013) The role of post-translational modifications in serotonin signaling. Abstracts of the 19th International C. elegans Meeting, Los Angeles, June 2013.
  • Taylor, J., Abbott, T.B., Gulcicek, E.E., Stone, K.L., Colangelo, C.M.,Torregrossa, M.M. (2013) Identification of Signaling Cascades Regulating the Extinction and Reconsolidation of Cocaine-Associated Memories Using Phosphoproteomics. America College of Neuropsychopharmacology Annual Meeting, December, 2013
  • Vargas, K.J., Davis, T., Makani, S., Westphal, C.H., Castillo, P.E., De Camilli, P., Chandra, S.S. (2013). Evidence for synaptic dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease. World Parkinson Congress, Montreal, Canada.
  • Zhang, Y.-Q., Henderson, M.X., Salm, E.J., Chandra, S.S. (2013). Molecular pathogenesis of adult-onset neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.


  • Chandra, S., Henderson M., Ginsberg, S.D., Zhang, Y. (2012). Presynaptic mechanisms of synapse maintenance. Keystone Symposia, Synapses and Circuits: From Formation to Disease, Steamboat Springs, CO.
  • Colangelo, C., Abbott, T. Shifman, M., Ivosev, G., Chung, L., Sakaue, F., Cox, D., Tate, S.A., Gulcicek, E., Bonner, R., Rinehart, J., Nairn, A., Williams, K. (2012) Development of Targeted Proteome Assays. 60th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, May 20-24, 2012.
  • Kim, G.E., Fleming, M.R., Kronengold, J. and Kaczmarek, L.K. (2012) Dephosphorylation of N-terminal serines promotes biogenesis of the sodium- activated potassium channel Slack-B. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts 2012, New Orleans, LA.
  • Musante V., Andrade E., Greengard P., Nairn A.C.(2012) Regulation of protein phosphatase 2A by ARPP-16 and MAST3 kinase in striatum. Faseb Summer Conference on Protein Phosphatases, Snowmass, Colorado, July 2012.
  • Musante, V., Andrade, E., Kanyo, J., Greengard, P., Nairn, A.C. (2012) Role of MAST3 kinase in PP2A regulation and neuronal activity in striatum. Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, New Orleans, October 2012.
  • Sakaue, F., Colangelo, C.M., Abbott, T., Chung, L.M., Nairn, A.C. (2012) Proteomic analysis of the effect of cocaine exposure on the proteins associated with the postsynaptic density. Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, New Orleans, October 2012.
  • Vargas, K.J., Greten-Harrison, B., De Camilli, P., Chandra, S.S. (2012). α-Synuclein: Searching for a synaptic function. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Wiseman, S.L., Ryazanov, A.G., Taylor, J.R., Nairn, A.C. (2012) Locomotor sensitization to cocaine using a two-injection protocol requires eukaryotic elongation factor-2 kinase (EF2K)-mediated translational control. Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, New Orleans, October 2012.
  • Zhang, Y.-Q., Henderson, M.X., Ginsberg, S.D., Chandra, S.S., (2012). CSPα: Roles in synapse maintenance and preventing neurodegeneration. Gordon Research Conference, Neurobiology of Brain Disorders, Easton, MA.


  • Chandra, S., Zhang, Y., and Henderson, M. (2011). Role of CSPα in synaptic vesicle endocytosis revealed by systematic quantitative proteomics. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meeting on ‘Channels, Receptors & Synapses’, Cold Spring Harbor, NY.
  • Fleming, M.R. and Kaczmarek, L.K., (2011) Phosphorylation regulates gating and channel-protein interaction in the Slack sodium-activated potassium (KNa) channel. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Abstract 138: 24.
  • Henderson, M., Zhang, Y., and Chandra, S. (2011). CSPα mediates neuroprotection through specific synaptic interactions. Keystone Symposia, Neurodegenerative Diseases: The Molecular and Cellular Basis for Neurodegeneration, Taos, NM.
  • Musante, V., Andrade, E.C., Horiuchi, A., Greengard, P. and Nairn, A.C. (2011) Regulation of protein phosphatase 2A by ARPP-16 and MAST kinase in striatal medium spiny neurons. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington DC, Nov 2011.
  • Westphal, C. and Chandra, S. (2011). Synucleins sense and generate membrane curvature. Society for Neuroscience, Washington D.C.


  • Colangelo, C. James Farmar, Alexander R. Ivanov, Chris Kinsinger, Jeffrey A. Kowalak, Karl Mechtler Brett Phinney, Manfred R. Raida, Susan T. Weintraub. (2010) ABRF sPRG2010 Study: Multi-Laboratory Evaluation of a Phosphopeptide Standard for Proteomics. ABRF Annual Meeting, Sacramento, CA, March 21-23.
  • Craft, G.E., Stone, K.L., Nairn, A.C. (2010) Affinity purification of ubiquitinated proteins from rat brain tissue. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 639.20.
  • Fleming, M.R., Kronengold, J., Brown, M.R., Yan, Y., Chen, H., Lam, T.T., Sigworth, F., Nairn, A.C. and L.K. Kaczmarek. (2010) Phosphorylation that activates Slack sodium-activated potassium channels may alter channel-protein interactions at the plasma membrane. Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. (CD ROM) 340: 17.
  • Wiseman, S.L., Nairn, A.C. (2010) Stimulation-induced degradation of eukaryotic elongation factor-2 kinase (EF2K) by the ubiquitin-proteasome system. Soc Neurosci Abstr.


  • Fleming, M.R., Brown, M.R., Kaczmarek, L.K. (2009) Activation and phosphorylation of Slack-B potassium channels alters mass distribution at the plasma membrane. Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. (CD ROM) 819:18.
  • Fleming MR, Kronengold J, Chen H, Yan Y, Lam TT, Gulcicek EE, Sigworth F, Nairn AC, Kaczmarek LK. (2009) Identification of regulatory phosphorylation sites in sodium activated potassium (KNa) channels. Soc Neurosci Abstr (CD ROM) 819: 19.