Roman Polishchuk | PhD

Roman Polishchuk
Associate Investigator, TIGEM
Head of Advanced Microscopy and Imaging Core, TIGEM

 

Phone:  +39 081 6132336
Fax:      +39 081 5609877

E-mail: polish@tigem.it
 
 

Research Group:

Research Group

 

Staff Scientist: Elena Polishchuk
Ph.D. Student
: Simona Iacobacci, Mafalda Concilli
Post Doc: Francesca Letizia

Selected Publications:

Polishchuk EV, Concilli M, Iacobacci S, Chesi G, Pastore N, Piccolo P, Paladino S, Baldantoni D, Chan J, Chang CJ, Amoresano A, Pane F, Pucci P, Tarallo A, Parenti G, Brunetti-Pierri N, Settembre C, Ballabio A, Polishchuk RS. (2014) Wilson disease protein ATP7B utilizes lysosomal exocytosis to maintain copper homeostasis. Dev Cell. 29: 686-700

D’Agostino M, Lemma V, Chesi G, Stornaiuolo M, D’Ambrosio C, Scaloni A, Polishchuk RS, Bonatti S. (2013) The cytosolic chaperone α-Crystallin B rescues appropriate folding and compartmentalization of misfolded multispan transmembrane proteins. J Cell Sci 126: 4160-4172

 

Egorov MV, Capestrano MG, Vorontsova OA, Di Pentima A, Mariggiò S, Ayala MI, Tetè S, Gorski JL, Luini A, Buccione R, Polishchuk RS (2009). Faciogenital Dysplasia Protein (FGD1) Regulates Export of Cargo Proteins from the Golgi Complex to the Cell Surface. Mol Biol Cell 20: 2413-2427.

San Pietro E, Capestrano MG, Polishchuk EV, Di Pentima A, Trucco A, Zizza P, Mariggiò S, Pulvirenti T, Sallese M, Tete S, Mironov AA, Leslie C, Corda D, Luini A, Polishchuk RS (2009). Group IV phospholipase A2a controls the formation of inter-cisternal continuities coupled with intra-Golgi transport. PloS Biology 7: e100019.

Polishchuk RS, Di Pentima A, Lippincott-Schwartz J (2004). Delivery of raft-associated, GPI-anchored proteins to the apical surface of polarized MDCK cells by a transcytotic pathway. Nat Cell Biol 6: 297-307.