Steven J Burden

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Steven Burden

Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Physiology;Professor, Department of Cell Biology
Skirball Institute
Coord Molecular Neurobiology Prog

Contact Info

Address
540-562 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016

212/263-7341
steve.burden@med.nyu.edu


Research Summary



Research Interests

See Burden Lab Home Page

Preserving neuromuscular synapses in als
Burden, S. Preserving neuromuscular synapses in als [Meeting Abstract]. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis & frontotemporal degeneration. 2015 2015;16:49-50 (1905152)

The MuSK receptor family
Burden, SJ; Hubbard, SR; Zhang, W; Yumoto, N. The MuSK receptor family IN: Receptor Tyrosine Kinases: Family and Subfamilies. . p.359-372 (1928082)

Synaptic plasticity and cognitive function are disrupted in the absence of Lrp4
Gomez, Andrea M; Froemke, Robert C; Burden, Steven J. Synaptic plasticity and cognitive function are disrupted in the absence of Lrp4. eLife. 2014 Nov 19;3:e04287-e04287 (1418782)

The Role of MuSK in Synapse Formation and Neuromuscular Disease
Burden, Steven J; Yumoto, Norihiro; Zhang, Wei. The Role of MuSK in Synapse Formation and Neuromuscular Disease. Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology. 2013 May 1;5(5):a009167-a009167 (316142)

MuSK IgG4 autoantibodies cause myasthenia gravis by inhibiting binding between MuSK and Lrp4
Huijbers, Maartje G; Zhang, Wei; Klooster, Rinse; Niks, Erik H; Friese, Matthew B; Straasheijm, Kirsten R; Thijssen, Peter E; Vrolijk, Hans; Plomp, Jaap J; Vogels, Pauline; Losen, Mario; Van der Maarel, Silvere M; Burden, Steven J; Verschuuren, Jan J. MuSK IgG4 autoantibodies cause myasthenia gravis by inhibiting binding between MuSK and Lrp4. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). 2013 Dec 2;110(51):20783-20788 (712472)