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An ER phospholipid hydrolase drives ER-associated mitochondrial constriction for fission and fusion

Nguyen TT & Voeltz GK

eLife (2022) 11:e84279.

Coronin 1C restricts endosomal branched actin to organize ER contact and endosome fission

Striepen J & Voeltz GK


Journal of Cell Biology (2022) 221(8): e202110089.



The ER ladder is a unique morphological feature of developing axons


Zamponi E, Meehl JB & Voeltz GK


Developmental Cell (2022) 57 (11): 1369-1382.

Reticulon-3 Promotes Endosome Maturation at ER Membrane Contact Sites


Wu H & Voeltz GK


Developmental Cell (2021) 56 (1): 52-66.

Vesicular and uncoated Rab1-dependent cargo carriers facilitate ER to Golgi transport


Westrate LM, Hoyer MJ, Nash MJ & Voeltz GK


Journal of Cell Science (2020) 133 (14): jcs239814.

Fission and fusion machineries converge at ER contact sites to regulate mitochondrial morphology


Abrisch RG, Gumbin SC, Wisniewski BT, Lackner LL & Voeltz GK


Journal of Cell Biology (2020) 219 (4): e201911122.



Endoplasmic reticulum contact sites regulate the biogenesis of membraneless organelles


Lee JE, Cathey PI, Wu H, Parker R & Voeltz GK


Science (2020) 367 (6477): eaay7108.



A Novel Class of ER Membrane Proteins ER-Associated Endosome fission


Hoyer MJ, Chitwood PJ, Ebmeier CC, Striepen JF, Qi RJ, Old WM & Voeltz GK


Cell (2018) 175 (1) 254-265.

Here, there, and everywhere: The importance of ER membrane contact sites

Wu H, Carvalho, P & Voeltz GK


Science (2018) 361 (3401): eean5835.


Multiple dynamin family members collaborate to drive mitochondrial division


Lee JE, Westrate LM, Wu H, Page C & Voeltz GK


Nature (2018) 540 (7631): 139-143.




Structure and function of membrane contact sites with other organelles.


Phillips MJ & Voeltz GK


Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. (2016) 17 (2): 69-82.


ER contact sites define the position and timing of endosome fission


Rowland AA, Chitwood PJ, Phillips MJ & Voeltz GK


Cell (2014) 159 (5) 1027-1041.


Rab10 GTPase regulates ER dynamics and morphology


English AR & Voeltz GK


Nature Cell Biology (2013) 15 (2): 169-178.


Endoplasmic reticulum-endosome contact increases as endosomes traffic and mature


Friedman JR, Dibenedetto JR, West M, Rowland AA & Voeltz GK


Mol Biol Cell (2013) 24 (7): 1030-1040.




Endoplasmic reticulum-mitochondria contacts: function of the junction


Rowland AA & Voeltz GK


Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol (2012) 13 (10): 607-25.



The ER in 3D: a multifunctional dynamic membrane network

Friedman JR & Voeltz GK


Trends Cell Biol (2011) 21 (12): 709-17.



ER tubules mark sites of mitochondrial division


Friedman JR, Lackner LL, West M, DiBenedetto JR & Voeltz GK


Science (2011) 334 (6054): 358-62.

A 3D analysis of yeast ER structure reveals how ER domains are organized by membrane curvature

West M, Zurek N, Hoenger A & Voeltz GK


Journal of Cell Biology (2011) 193 (2): 333-46.




Reticulon short hairpin transmembrane domains are used to shape ER tubules

Zurek N, Sparks L & Voeltz GK


Traffic (2011) 12 (1): 28-41.




ER sliding dynamics and ER-mitochondrial contacts occur on acetylated microtubules

Friedman JR, Webster BM, Mastronarde DN, Verhey KJ & Voeltz GK


Journal of Cell Biology (2010) 190 (3): 363-75.




The reticulon and DP1/Yop1p proteins form immobile oligomers in the tubular endoplasmic reticulum

Shibata Y, Voss C, Rist JM, Hu J, Rapoport TA, Prinz WA & Voeltz GK


J Biol Chem (2008) 283 (27): 18892-904.

Sheets, ribbons and tubules – how organelles get their shape


Voeltz GK & Prinz WA


Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol (2007) 8 (3); 258-64.




A class of membrane proteins shaping the tubular endoplasmic reticulum


Voeltz GK, Prinz WA, Shibata Y, Rist JM & Rapoport TA


Cell (2006) 124 (3): 573-86.

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