Fumiko Kawasaki

Associate Research Professor

Fumiko Kawasaki

Research Summary

Genetic and Molecular Studies of Neural Function and Degeneration

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Drosophila Neuroglia Synapses Neurotransmitter Agents Proteins Synaptic Vesicles Muscles Snare Proteins Synaptic Transmission Small Heat Shock Proteins Synapse Membranes Protein Muscle Phenotype Hot Temperature Endosomal Sorting Complexes Required For Transport Calcium(0) Lysosomes Exocytosis Neuromuscular Mitochondrial Proteins Application Homeostasis Endocytosis

Most Recent Papers

Genetic analysis of the Drosophila ESCRT-III complex protein, VPS24, reveals a novel function in lysosome homeostasis

Jonathan R. Florian, Samuel J. DeMatte, Devon M. Sweeder, Richard W. Ordway, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2021, PLoS One

Small heat shock proteins mediate cell-autonomous and -nonautonomous protection in a Drosophila model for environmental-stress-induced degeneration

Fumiko Kawasaki, Noelle L. Koonce, Linda Guo, Shahroz Fatima, Catherine Qiu, Mackenzie T. Moon, Yunzhen Zheng, Richard W. Ordway, 2016, DMM Disease Models and Mechanisms on p. 953-964

A distinct perisynaptic glial cell type forms tripartite neuromuscular synapses in the Drosophila adult

Alexandra L. Strauss, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2015, PLoS One

Molecular mechanisms of COMPLEXIN fusion clamp function in synaptic exocytosis revealed in a new Drosophila mutant

Janani Iyer, Christopher J. Wahlmark, Giselle A. Kuser-Ahnert, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2013, Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences on p. 244-254

Genetic analysis in drosophila reveals a role for the mitochondrial protein P32 in synaptic transmission

Andrew Lutas, Christopher J. Wahlmark, Shaona Acharjee, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2012, G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics on p. 59-69

The DISABLED protein functions in CLATHRIN-mediated synaptic vesicle endocytosis and exoendocytic coupling at the active zone

Fumiko Kawasaki, Janani Iyer, Lisa L. Posey, Chichun E. Sun, Samantha E. Mammen, Huaru Yan, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E222-E229

Activity-dependent interactions of NSF and SNAP at living synapses

Wenhua Yu, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences on p. 19-27

A tripartite synapse model in Drosophila

Rie Danjo, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, PLoS One

Molecular mechanisms determining conserved properties of short-term synaptic depression revealed in NSF and SNAP-25 conditional mutants

Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2009, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 14658-14663

MAP1 structural organization in Drosophila

Beiyan Zou, Huaru Yan, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2008, Biochemical Journal on p. 63-71

Most-Cited Papers

A tripartite synapse model in Drosophila

Rie Danjo, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, PLoS One

Activity-dependent interactions of NSF and SNAP at living synapses

Wenhua Yu, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences on p. 19-27

Molecular mechanisms of COMPLEXIN fusion clamp function in synaptic exocytosis revealed in a new Drosophila mutant

Janani Iyer, Christopher J. Wahlmark, Giselle A. Kuser-Ahnert, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2013, Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences on p. 244-254

The DISABLED protein functions in CLATHRIN-mediated synaptic vesicle endocytosis and exoendocytic coupling at the active zone

Fumiko Kawasaki, Janani Iyer, Lisa L. Posey, Chichun E. Sun, Samantha E. Mammen, Huaru Yan, Richard W. Ordway, 2011, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E222-E229

Genetic analysis in drosophila reveals a role for the mitochondrial protein P32 in synaptic transmission

Andrew Lutas, Christopher J. Wahlmark, Shaona Acharjee, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2012, G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics on p. 59-69

Small heat shock proteins mediate cell-autonomous and -nonautonomous protection in a Drosophila model for environmental-stress-induced degeneration

Fumiko Kawasaki, Noelle L. Koonce, Linda Guo, Shahroz Fatima, Catherine Qiu, Mackenzie T. Moon, Yunzhen Zheng, Richard W. Ordway, 2016, DMM Disease Models and Mechanisms on p. 953-964

A distinct perisynaptic glial cell type forms tripartite neuromuscular synapses in the Drosophila adult

Alexandra L. Strauss, Fumiko Kawasaki, Richard W. Ordway, 2015, PLoS One

Genetic analysis of the Drosophila ESCRT-III complex protein, VPS24, reveals a novel function in lysosome homeostasis

Jonathan R. Florian, Samuel J. DeMatte, Devon M. Sweeder, Richard W. Ordway, Fumiko Kawasaki, 2021, PLoS One