Short CV/Education and training

  • 2006 – 2011
    Postdoctoral research fellow with Prof Marc Kirschner, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

  • 2005 – 2006
    Postdoctoral research fellow with Dr Harvey McMahon, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

  • 2001 – 2005
    PhD Dr Harvey McMahon and Dr Phil Evans, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

  • 1997 – 2001
    Masters degree in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, University of Oxford. First class Honours

Selected publications

  • Gallop JL, Walrant A, Cantley LC, Kirschner MW. (2013) Phosphoinositides and membrane curvature switch the mode of actin polymerization via selective recruitment of toca-1 and Snx9. Proc Natl Acad Sci 110: 7193-7198

  • Lee K*, Gallop JL*, Rambani K, Kirschner MW. (2010) Self-assembly of filopodia-like structures on supported lipid bilayers. Science, 329:1341-1345.

  • Gallop JL*, Jao CC*, Kent HM, Butler PJ, Evans PR, Langen R, McMahon HT. (2006) Mechanism of endophilin N-BAR domain-mediated membrane curvature. EMBO J. 25: 2898-2910.

  • Gallop JL, Butler PJ, McMahon HT. (2005) Endophilin and CtBP/BARS are not acyl transferases in endocytosis or Golgi fission. Nature. 438: 675-678.

  • McMahon HT, Gallop JL. (2005) Membrane curvature and mechanisms of dynamic cell membrane remodelling. Nature. 438: 590-596.


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