Josef (Jody) D. Franke, BA, PhD
Josef (Jody) D. Franke, BA, PhD

Josef (Jody) D. Franke, BA, PhD

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Biology

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Franke, JD. Approaches for using animal models to identify loci that genetically interact with human disease-causing point mutations. In Vitro Mutagenesis Protocols (3rd Edition) 2010, 634:203-213. PMID 20676986., Springer Publishing, 2010

Publications

  • Fluorogen activating protein-affibody probes: Modular, no-wash measurement of epidermal growth factor receptors. Wang Y, Telmer CT, Schmidt BF, Franke JD, Ort S, Arndt-Jovin DJ and Bruchez, MP Bioconjugate Chemistry. DOI: 10.1021/bc500525b, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 26 (1), 137-144, 2015
  • Atomic structure of the nuclear pore complex targeting domain of a Nup116 homologue from the yeast, Candida glabrata. Sampathkumar P, Kim SJ, Manglicmot D, Bain KT, Gilmore J, Gheyi T, Phillips J, Pieper U, Fernandez-Martinez J, Franke JD, Matsui T, Tsuruta H, Atwell S, Thompson DA, Emtage JS, Wasserman SR, Rout MP, Sali A, Sauder JM, Almo SC, Burley SK. Proteins. PMID: 22544723, Proteins, 2012
  • Structure-function mapping of a heptameric module in the nuclear pore complex. Fernandez-Martinez J, Phillips J, Sekedat MD, Diaz-Avalos R, Velazquez-Muriel J, Franke JD, Williams R, Stokes DL, Chait BT, Sali A, Rout MP. Journal of Cell Biology. PMID: 22331846, Journal of Cell Biology, 196 (4), 419-34, 2012
  • Structure of the C-terminal domain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Nup133, a component of the nuclear pore complex. Sampathkumar P, Gheyi T, Miller SA, Bain KT, Dickey M, Bonanno JB, Kim SJ, Phillips J, Pieper U, Fernandez-Martinez J, Franke JD, Martel A, Tsuruta H, Atwell S, Thompson DA, Emtage JS, Wasserman SR, Rout MP, Sali A, Sauder JM, Burley SK. Proteins. PMID: 21365675, Proteins, 79 (5), 1672-2, 2011
  • A novel method for the production of in vivo-assembled, recombinant Escherichia coli RNA polymerase lacking the ? C-terminal domain. Twist KA, Husnain SI, Franke JD, Jain D, Campbell EA, Nickels BE, Thomas MS, Darst SA, Westblade LF. PMID: 21416542, Protein Science, 2011
  • Nonmuscle myosin II is required for cell proliferation, cell sheet adhesion and wing hair morphology during wing morphogenesis. Franke JD, Montague RA and Kiehart DP. PMID: 20599890., Developmental Biology, 345 (2), 117-32, 2010

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • UNO Subgrant Number: 2013-035. National Institutes of Health Award to Carnegie Mellon University 2U54RR022241-06 Subgrant Project Title: Continued development of intracellular fluoromodules Award Amount: $15,000. Award Duration: 09/15/2012 – 07/14/2013.

Awards and Honors

  • American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship, American Heart Association, 2010