Collaborative Research Centre 877

Proteolysis as a Regulatory Event in Pathophysiology

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

Education and Academic Positions
2005-2010 Dissertation, Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg
1999-2004 Studies of Biology at the Bashkir State University, Ufa, Russia
Research Experience
Since 2015 Research Group Leader, DFG Emmy Noether Group 'Neuronal Protein Transport', ZMNH, UKE, Hamburg
2012-2015 Postdoctoral fellow at the Division of Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
2010-2012 Postdoctoral fellow at the Leibniz-Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg
Awards and Honors
2016 AcademiaNet member, nominated by the DFG
2015-2020 DFG Emmy Noether grant to establish Independent Junior Research Group
2013-2015 Marie-Curie Intra-European fellowship
2012-2013 EMBO long-term fellowship
2012 till now Honorary appointment as LIN fellow at Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg
2010 Nomination for "Nachwuchspreise der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft, 2010" at the annual meeting of Leibniz Society in Düsseldorf
2009 Participation in the 59th Meeting of Nobel Laureates, Lindau nominated by the Leibniz Society
List of 5 Selected Publications
1. Mikhaylova M#*, Bär J#, van Bommel B, Schätzle P, YuanXiang PY, Raman R, Hradsky J, Konietzny A, Loktionov EY, Reddy PP, Lopez-Rojas J, Spilker C, Kobler O, Raza SA, Stork O, Hoogenraad CC, Kreutz MR* (2018). Caldendrin directly couples postsynaptic calcium signals to actin-remodeling in dendritic spines. Neuron 97:1110-1125.e14. (#shared first autorship, *shared correspondence)
2. Katrukha EA*, Mikhaylova M*, van Brakel HX, van Bergen En Henegouwen PM, Akhmanova A, Hoogenraad CC, Kapitein LC (2017) Probing cytoskeletal modulation of passive and active intracellular dynamics using nanobody-functionalized quantum dots. Nat Commun 8: 14772 (* shared first authorship)
3. Mikhaylova M, Cloin BM, Finan K, van den Berg R, Teeuw J, Kijanka MM, Sokolowski M, Katrukha EA, Maidorn M, Opazo F, Moutel S, Vantard M, Perez F, van Bergen En Henegouwen PM, Hoogenraad CC, Ewers H, Kapitein LC (2015) Resolving bundled microtubules using anti-tubulin nanobodies. Nat Commun 6: 7933
4. van Spronsen M*, Mikhaylova M*, Lipka J*, Schlager MA, van den Heuvel DJ, Kuijpers M, Wulf PS, Keijzer N, Demmers J, Kapitein LC, Jaarsma D, Gerritsen HC, Akhmanova A, Hoogenraad CC (2013) TRAK/Milton Motor-Adaptor Proteins Steer Mitochondrial Trafficking to Axons and Dendrites. Neuron 77: 485-502 (*shared first authorship)
5. Karpova A*, Mikhaylova M*, Bera S, Baer J, Reddy PP, Behnisch T, Rankovic V, Spilker C, Bethge P, Sahin J, Kaushik R, Zuschratter W, Kähne T, Naumann M, Gundelfinger ED, Kreutz MR (2013) Encoding and Transducing the Synaptic or Extrasynaptic Origin of NMDA Receptor Signals to the Nucleus. Cell 152: 1119-1133 (*shared first authorship)