Merkurjev, D., Hong, W-T., Iida, K., Goldie, B.J., Yamaguti, H., Oomoto, I., Ohara, T., Martin, K.C., Pellegrini, M., and Wang, D.O., Synaptic m6A epitranscriptome reveals functional partitioning of localized transcripts for dynamic tripartite synapse modulation. Nature Neuroscience, 21:1004-1014, 2018.

Vuong, C.K., Wei, W., Lee, J.A., Lin, C.H., Damianov, A., Halabi, R., Otis, K.O., Martin, K.C., O’Dell, T.J., and Black, D.L. Rbfox1 regulates synaptic transmission through the inhibitory neuron specific v-SNARE Vamp1. Neuron, 98:127-141, 2018.

Octeau, J.C., Chai, H., Jiang, R., Bonanno, S., Martin, K.C., and Khahk, B., An optical astrocyte-neuron proximity assay at synaptic distance scales, Neuron, 98:49-66, 2018.

Fontes, M., Guvenek, A., Kawaguchi, R., Zheng, D., Chen, P.B., Huang, A., Ho, V.M., Coppola, G., O’Dell, T.J., Tian, B. and Martin, K.C., Activity-dependent regulation of alternative cleavage and polyadenylation during hippocampal long-term potentiation, in revision, Scientific Reports, 7:17377, 2017.

Gao J, Marosi M, Choi J, Achiro JM, Kim S, Li S, Otis K, Martin KC, Portera-­Cailliau C, Tontonoz P., The E3 ubiqutin ligase IDOL regulates synaptic ApoER2 levels and is important for plasticity and learning.  Elife,  6:e27529, 2017.

Martin, K.C., Tips for Young Scientists on the Junior Faculty/Independent Investigator Job Search, Neuron, 93:731-­736, 2017.

Herbst, W. and Martin, K.C., Synaptonuclear signaling in neurons, Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 45:78-­84, 2017.

Chen, P.B., Kawaguchi, R., O’Dell, T.J., Coppolla, G. and Martin, K.C., Global patterns of translational regulation in excitatory neurons during hippocampal long-­term potentiation, Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience, 10:39. doi: 10.3389, 2016.

Poo MM, Pignatelli M, Ryan TJ, Tonegawa S, Bonhoeffer T, Martin KC, Rudenko A, Tsai LH, Tsien RW, Fishell G, Mullins C, Gonçalves JT, Shtrahman M, Johnston ST, Gage FH, Dan Y, Long J, Buzsáki G, Stevens C., What is memory? The present state of the engram, BMC Biol. 2016.

Damianov A, Ying Y, Lin CH, Lee JA, Tran D, Vashisht AA, Bahrami-Samani E, Xing Y, Martin KC, Wohlschlegel JA, Black DL. Rbfox Proteins Regulate Splicing as Part of a Large Multiprotein Complex LASR, Cell 165, 606–619, 2016.

Lee, J.A, Damianov, A., Lin, C.H., Fontes, M., Parikshak, N.N., Geschwind, D.H., Black D.L. and Martin, K.C., Cytoplasmic Rbfox1 regulates the expression of synaptic and autism-related genes, Neuron, 2015.
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Martin KC, Schuman EM., Opting in or out of the network. Does learning commit neurons that are predisposed to recruitment to a memory network?, Science, 2015.

Ch’ng T.H., DeSalvo,M., Lin, P., Vashist, A., Wohlschlegel, J.R. and Martin, K.C., Cell biological mechanisms of activity-dependent synapse to nuclear translocation of CRTC1 in neurons, Frontiers in Mol Neurosci *:48.doi:10:3389fmole.2015.00048, 2015.

Kim, S. and Martin, K.C., Neuron-wide RNA transport combines with netrin-mediated local translation to spatially regulate the synaptic proteome, eLife, 4, e04158, 2015.

Ho V.M., Dallalzadeh L.O., Karathanasis N., Keles M.F., Vangala S., Grogan T., Poirazi P., Martin K.C., GluA2 mRNA distribution and regulation by miR-124 in hippocampal neurons, Mol Cell Neurobio, 61C:1-12, 2014.

Ch’ng, T.H., Uzgil, B., Lin, P., Avliyakulov, N.K., O’Dell, T.J. and Martin, K.C., Activity-dependent transport of the transcriptional coactivator CRTC1 from synapse to nucleus, Cell, 150, 207-221, 2012.

Meer, E.M.*, Wang, D.O*., Kim, S.M. and Martin, K.C., Identification of a cis-acting element that localizes mRNA to synapses, Proc Natl Acad Sci, 109, 4639-4644, 2012. *equal contribution.

Ch’ng, T.H. and Martin, K.C., Synapse-to-nucleus signaling, Curr Opin Neurobio, 21, 345-352, 2011.

Ho, V.M, Lee, J.A. and Martin, K.C., The cell biology of synaptic plasticity. Science, 334, 623-628, 2011.

Wang, D.O., Martin, K.C. and Zukin, R.S., Spatially restricting gene expression by local translation at synapses. Trends Neurosci, 33, 173-182, 2010.

Martin, K.C., Anchoring local translation in neurons. Cell 141, 566-568, 2010.

Dzudzor B, Huynh L, Thai M, Bliss JM, Nagaoka Y, Wang Y, Ch’ng TH, Jiang M, Martin KC, and Colicelli J. Regulated expression of the Ras effector Rin1 in forebrain neurons. Mol Cell Neurosci 43, 108-116, 2010.

Jeffrey RA, Ch’ng TH, O’Dell TJ, and Martin KC, Activity-dependent anchoring of importin alpha at the synapse involves regulated binding to the cytoplasmic tail of the NR1-1a subunit of the NMDA receptor. J Neurosci, 29, 15613-15620, 2009.

Wang DO, Kim SM, Zhao Y, Hwang HG, Miura SK, Sossin WS, and Martin KC. Synapse- and stimulus-specific local translation during long-term neuronal plasticity, Science, 324, 1536-1540, 2009. 

Martin, K.C. and Ephrussi, A., mRNA localization: Gene expression in the spatial dimension. Cell, 136, 719-730, 2009. 

Zhao, Y., Wang, D.O., and Martin, K.C. Preparation of Aplysia sensory-motor neuronal cell cultures. J. Vis. Exp. June 8; (28). Pii: 1355. Doi: 10.3791/1355, 2009.

Shobe, J.L., Zhao, Y., Stough, S., Ye, X., Hsuan, V., Martin, K.C. and Carew, T., Temporal phases of activity-dependent plasticity and memory are mediated by compartmentalized routing of MAPK signaling in Aplysia sensory neurons, Neuron, 61, 113-125, 2009. 

Martin, K.C., Synaptic capture and tagging, pp. 719-723 in The New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Larry Squire et al.(eds.), Oxford: Academic Press, 2009.

Poon, M. and Martin, K.C., Synaptic structure: translational regulation at the synapse, pp 1135-1139 in The New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, Larry Squire et al. (eds.), Oxford: Academic Press, 2009.

Lai, K.O., Zhao, Y., Ch’ng, T.H, and Martin, K.C., Importin-mediated retrograde transport of CREB2 from distal processes to the nucleus in neurons, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105, 17175-17180, 2008. PMCID: PMC2579397

Heusner, C. and Martin, K.C., Signaling from the synapse to the nucleus, pp. 601-620 in Structural and Functional Organization of the Synapse, Michael Ehlers and Johannes Hell (eds), Springer, New York, 2008.

Delgado, J.Y., Coba, M., Anderson, C.N.G., Thompson, K.R., Gray, E.E., Heusner, C. L., Martin, K.C., Grant, S.G.N., and O’Dell, T.J., NMDA receptor activation dephosphorylates AMPA receptor GluR1 subunits at threonine 840. J. Neuroscience, 27, 13210-21, 2007. 

Martin, K.C. and Peles, E., Neuronal and glial cell biology, Curr Opin Neurobiol 16, 489-491, 2006.

Martin, K.C. and Zukin, R.S., Dendritic mRNA localization and regulated translation: an overview, J. Neurosci, 26, 7131-7134, 2006.

Olofsdotter-Otis, K., Thompson, K.R., and Martin K.C., Importin-mediated nuclear transport in neurons, Curr Opin Neurobiol, 16, 329-335, 2006. 

Poon, M., Seong, H.Y., Geschwind, D.G., Jamieson, C. and Martin, K.C., Identification of process-localized mRNAs from cultured rodent hippocampal neurons, J. Neuroscience, 26, 13390-13399, 2006. 

Zhao, Y., Leal, K., Abi-Farah, C., Martin, K.C., Sossin, W.S., and Klein, M. Isoform specificity of PKC translocation in living Aplysia sensory neurons and a role for calcium-dependent PKC Apl I in the induction of intermediate-term facilitation, J. Neurosci 26, 8847-56, 2006.

Lyles, V., Zhao, Y. and Martin, K.C., Synapse formation and mRNA localization in cultured Aplysia neurons, Neuron, 49, 349-356, 2006. 

Martin, K.C. and Sun, Y.I., To Learn Better, Keep Your HAT On. Neuron, 42, 879-881, 2004. 

Martin, K.C., Local Protein Synthesis during Axon Guidance and Synaptic Plasticity, Curr Opin Neurobiol 14, 305-310, 2004. 

Thompson, K.R., Olofsdotter Otis, K., Chen, D.Y., Zhao, Y. O’Dell, T.J. and Martin, K.C. Synapse to nucleus signaling during long-term synaptic plasticity: a role for the classical active nuclear import pathway, Neuron, 44, 997-1009, 2004. 

Ormand, J.O., Hislop, J., Zhao, Y., Webb, N., Villaincourt, F., Dyer, J.R., Ferraro, G., Barker, P.A., Martin, K.C. and Sossin, W.S., ApTrk1, a Trk-like receptor, mediates serotonin-dependent ERK activation and long-term facilitation in Aplysia sensory neurons, Neuron 44, 715-728, 2004. 

Moccia, R.*, Chen, D.*, Lyles, V., Kapuya, E., E., Y., Kalachikov, S., Spahn, C.M.T., Frank, J., Kandel, E.R., Barad, M. and Martin, K.C., An unbiased cDNA library prepared from isolated Aplysia sensory neuron processes is enriched for cytoskeletal and translational mRNAs. J. Neuroscience 23, 9409-9417, 2003. 

Zhao, Y., Hedge, A.N. and Martin, K.C., The ubiquitin proteasome functions as an inhibitory constraint on synaptic strengthening, Current Biology 13, 887-898, 2003. 

Martin, K.C., Synaptic Tagging during Synapse-Specific Long-Term Facilitation of Aplysia Sensory-Motor Neurons, Neurobiol. Learning Mem, 78, 489-497, 2002. 

Martin, K.C. and Kosik, K.S., Synaptic Tagging—Who’s It? Nature Neurosci. Rev. 10, 813-820, 2002. 

Zheng, J-Q., Kelly, T.K., Chang, B., Ryazantsev, S., Rajasakeran, A.K., Martin, K.C., and Twiss, J.L., A functional role for intra-axonal protein synthesis during axonal regeneration in adult sensory neurons. J. Neuroscience, 21, 9291-9203, 2001. 

Martin, K.C., Arc mRNA dynamics: Return to sender - the NMDA receptor provides the targeting address for Arc mRNA. Trends Neurosci. 24, 621-622, 2001. 

Martin, K.C., Barad, M. and Kandel, E.R., Local protein synthesis and its role in synapse-specific plasticity. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 10, 587-592, 2000.