Research Articles and Reviews

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Huang S, Avasthi P. Separable roles for RanGTP in nuclear and ciliary trafficking of a kinesin-2 subunit. BioRxiv [Preprint]. 2019 September 3. DOI:

*Christensen JR, Craig EW, Glista MJ, Mueller DM, Li Y, Sees JA, Huang S, Mets LJ+, Kovar DR+, Avasthi P+. Chlamydomonas reinhardtii formin FOR1 and profilin PRF1 are optimized for acute rapid actin filament assembly. [preprint]. 2019 July 20. DOI: †co-corresponding authors

*Craig EW, Mueller DM, Bigge B, Schaffer M, Engel BD, Avasthi P. The elusive actin cytoskeleton of a green alga expressing both conventional and divergent actins. BioRxiv [Preprint]. 2019 February 18. DOI: (now in press at Mol Biol Cell)

*Jack B, Mueller DM, Fee AC, Tetlow A, Avasthi P. Actin Redundancy in Chlamydomonas is Required for Flagellar Protein Synthesis and Gating. BioRxiv [Preprint]. 2018 December 3. DOI:

*Dutta S and Avasthi P. Flagellar synchronization is a simple alternative to cell cycle synchronization for ciliary and flagellar studies. BioRxiv [Preprint]. 2016 November 22 [revised 2016 December 21]. DOI:

*Now published in a journal (see PubMed)