Papers

  • "Interplay between Velocity and Travel Distance of Kinesin-based Transport in the Presence of Tau", J. XuT, S.J. King, M. Lapierre-Landry, B. Nemec, Biophys. J., 105, L23 (2013) PDF
  • "Tuning Multiple Motor Travel Via Single Motor Velocity", J. XuT, Z. Shu, S.J. King, S.P. GrossT,Traffic, 13, 1198 (2012) PDFSupplement                               T: co-corresponding authors
  • "Casein Kinase 2 Reverses Tail-Independent Inactivation of Kinesin-1", J. Xu, B.J.N. Reddy, P. Anand, Z. Shu, S. Cermelli, M.K. Mattson, S.K. Tripathy, M.T. Hoss, N.S. James, S.J. King, L. Bardwell, L. Huang, S.P. Gross,  Nat. Commun., 3, 754 (2012) PDFSupplement
  • "Mechanical stochastic tug-of-war models cannot explain bidirectional lipid-droplet transport", A. Kunwar, S.K. Tripathy, J. Xu, M.K. Mattson, P. Anand, R. Sigua, M. Vershinin, R.J. McKenney, C.C. Yu, A. Mogilner, S.P. Gross, , PNAS, 108, 18960 (2011) PDF
  • "Biophysics of Dynein In Vivo", J. Xu, S.P. Gross, Dyneins: Structure, Biology and Disease, (Elsevier), Editor Stephen M. King (2011)  Book Link
  • "A Cytoplasmic Dynein Tail Mutation Impairs Motor Processivity", K.M. Ori-McKenney*, J. Xu*, S.P. Gross, R.B. Vallee,  Nat. Cell Biol., 12, 1228 (2010)  PDF, Supplement        *: co-primary authors              Commented in: Dynein at odd angles?, A.G. Hendricks, J.E. Lazarus, E.L.F. Holzbaur, Nat. Cell Biol., 12, 1126 (2010)  PDF
  • "Consequences of Motor Copy Number on the Intracellular Transport of Kinesin-1-Driven Lipid Droplets", G.T. Shubeita, S.L. Tran, J. Xu, M. Vershinin, S. Cermelli, S.L. Cotton, M.A. Welte, S.P. Gross,  Cell, 135, 1098 (2008)  PDFSupplement           Commented in: Counting Motors by Force, D.St. Johnston, Cell, 135, 1000 (2008)  PDF
  •  "BicaudalD Actively Regulates Microtubule Motor Activity in Lipid Droplet Transport", K.S. Larsen, J. Xu, S. Cermelli, Z. Shu, S.P. Gross,  PLoS ONE, 3, e3763 (2008)  PDF 
  • "Stepping, Strain Gating, and an Unexpected Force-Velocity Curve for Multiple-Motor-Based Transport", Kunwar, M. Vershinin, J. Xu, S.P. Gross,  Curr. Biol., 18, 1173 (2008)  PDFSupplement 
  •  "Tuning Microtubule-Based Transport Through Filamentous MAPs: The Problem of Dynein", M. Vershinin*, J. Xu*,  D.S. Razafsky, S.J. King, S.P. Gross, Traffic, 9, 882 (2008)  PDF   *: co-primary
  •  "0.15 - 3.72 Terahertz Absorption of Aqueous Salts and Saline Solutions", J. Xu, K.W. Plaxco, S.J. Allen, J.E. Bjarnason, E.R. Brown, , Appl. Phys. Lett., 90, 031908 (2007)  PDF
  •  "The Collective Dynamics of Lysozyme in Water: Terahertz Absorption Spectroscopy and Comparison with Theory", J. Xu, K.W. Plaxco, S.J. Allen, , J. Phys. Chem. B, 110, 24255 (2006) PDF
  •  "Probing the Collective Vibrational Dynamics of a Protein in Liquid Water by Terahertz Absorption Spectroscopy", J. Xu, K.W. Plaxco,  S.J. Allen, Protein Sci., 15, 1175 (2006)  PDF
  • "Absorption Spectra of Liquid Water and Aqueous Buffers between 0.3 - 3.72 Terahertz",  J. Xu, K.W. Plaxco, S.J. Allen, J. Chem. Phys., 124: 036101 (2006)  PDF
  • "Bloch Oscillating Super-Superlattices", P. Robrish, J. Xu, S. Kobayashi, P.G. Savvidis, B. Kolasa, G. Lee, D. Mars, S.J. Allen, Proc. NGS 12, VI, 01 (2006)  PDF
  •  "Loss and Gain in Bloch Oscillating Super-Superlattices: THz Stark Ladder Spectroscopy", P. Robrish, J. Xu, S. Kobayashi, P.G. Savvidis, B. Kolasa, G. Lee, D. Mars, S.J. Allen, Physica E, 32, 325 (2006)  PDF
  • "Terahertz Circular Dichroism of Biopolymers", J. Xu, J.F. Galan, G.J. Ramian, P.G. Savvidis, A.M. Scopatz, R.R. Birge, S.J. Allen, K.W. Plaxco,  Proc. SPIE, 5268, 19 (2004)  PDF
  • "Terahertz Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy: A Potential Approach to the In Situ Detection of Life’s Metabolic and Genetic Machinery", J. Xu, G.J. Ramian, J.F. Galan, P.G. Savvidis, A.M. Scopatz, R.R. Birge, S.J. Allen, K.W. Plaxco, Astrobiology, 3, 489 (2003)  PDF
  • "Temperature Dependence of Conductance Fluctuations in Quantum Hall Multilayers", H.A. Walling, E.G. Gwinn, J. Xu, K.D. Maranowski, A.C. Gossard, Phys. Rev. B, 70, 235343 (2004)  PDF
  •  "Measurement of Sky Surface Brightness Fluctuations at Lambda = 4 micrometer", J. Xu, J.J. Bock, K.M. Ganga, V. Gorjian, K. Uemizu, M. Kawada, A.E. Lange, T. Matsumoto, T. Watabe, Astrophys. J., 580, 653 (2002)  PDF
  • "Far-Infrared Emissivity Measurements of Reflective Surfaces", J. Xu, A.E. Lange, J.J. Bock, 30th ESLAB Symposium, ESA SP-388, 69 (1996)  PDF