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

540-562 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016


Research Summary

Research Interests

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Synaptic plasticity and cognitive function are disrupted in the absence of Lrp4
Gomez, Andrea M; Froemke, Robert C; Burden, Steven J
2015-01-01; 2050-084x,eLife - id: 1418782, year: 2014 Journal Article

The Role of MuSK in Synapse Formation and Neuromuscular Disease
Burden, Steven J; Yumoto, Norihiro; Zhang, Wei
2013-05-06; 1943-0264,Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology - id: 316142, year: 2013 Journal Article

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
2014-01-07; 0027-8424,Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) - id: 712472, year: 2013 Journal Article

Agrin is required for survival and function of monocytic cells
Mazzon, Cristina; Anselmo, Achille; Soldani, Cristiana; Cibella, Javier; Ploia, Cristina; Moalli, Federica; Burden, Steven J; Dustin, Michael L; Sarukhan, Adelaida; Viola, Antonella
2012-07-05; 0006-4971,Blood - id: 170672, year: 2012 Journal Article

Increasing MuSK Activity Delays Denervation and Improves Motor Function in ALS Mice
Perez-Garcia, Maria J; Burden, Steven J
2012-10-08; 2211-1247,Cell reports - id: 179084, year: 2012 Journal Article