U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Will Prinz

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-451-4592
Email: wp53m@nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Ph.D.Harvard University1996

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    • Cell Biology/Cell Signaling


    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Prinz WA. Bridging the gap: membrane contact sites in signaling, metabolism, and organelle dynamics. J Cell Biol. 2014 Jun 23; 205 (6):759-69. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Prinz WA. The lipid trade. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Feb; 15 (2):79. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Voss C, Lahiri S, Young BP, Loewen CJ, Prinz WA. ER-shaping proteins facilitate lipid exchange between the ER and mitochondria in S. cerevisiae. J Cell Sci. 2012 Oct 15; 125 (Pt 20):4791-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Anwar K, Klemm RW, Condon A, Severin KN, Zhang M, Ghirlando R, Hu J, Rapoport TA, Prinz WA. The dynamin-like GTPase Sey1p mediates homotypic ER fusion in S. cerevisiae. J Cell Biol. 2012 Apr 16; 197 (2):209-17. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Toulmay A, Prinz WA. A conserved membrane-binding domain targets proteins to organelle contact sites. J Cell Sci. 2012 Jan 1; 125 (Pt 1):49-58. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Toulmay A, Prinz WA. Lipid transfer and signaling at organelle contact sites: the tip of the iceberg. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2011 Aug; 23 (4):458-63. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Prinz WA. Lipid trafficking sans vesicles: where, why, how?. Cell. 2010 Dec 10; 143 (6):870-4. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Schulz TA, Choi MG, Raychaudhuri S, Mears JA, Ghirlando R, Hinshaw JE, Prinz WA. Lipid-regulated sterol transfer between closely apposed membranes by oxysterol-binding protein homologues. J Cell Biol. 2009 Dec 14; 187 (6):889-903. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Raychaudhuri S, Prinz WA. Nonvesicular phospholipid transfer between peroxisomes and the endoplasmic reticulum. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Oct 14; 105 (41):15785-90. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Shibata Y, Voss C, Rist JM, Hu J, Rapoport TA, Prinz WA, Voeltz GK. The reticulon and DP1/Yop1p proteins form immobile oligomers in the tubular endoplasmic reticulum. J Biol Chem. 2008 Jul 4; 283 (27):18892-904. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Hu J, Shibata Y, Voss C, Shemesh T, Li Z, Coughlin M, Kozlov MM, Rapoport TA, Prinz WA. Membrane proteins of the endoplasmic reticulum induce high-curvature tubules. Science. 2008 Feb 29; 319 (5867):1247-50. [Full Text/Abstract]