Publications by Radhika Subramanian

2020 Publications

2019 Publications

Interplay between the Kinesin and Tubulin Mechanochemical Cycles Underlies Microtubule Tip Tracking by the Non-motile Ciliary

Jiang S, Mani N, Wilson-Kubalek EM, Ku PI, Milligan RA, Subramanian R. 
Kinesin Kif7. Dev. Cell 2019 Jun 03; 49(5):711-730.e8

Mitotic spindle: From living and synthetic systems to theory

Simunic J, Subramanian R. 
Journal of Cell Science. 2019 Sep 2;132(17). Meeting report. (link:

2018 Publications

Microtubule-based active fluids with improved lifetime, temporal stability and miscibility with passive soft materials

Chandrakar P, Berezney J, Lemma B, Hishamunda B, Berry A, Wu K, Subramanian R, Chung J, Needleman D, Gelles J and Dogic Z.
2018 arXiv:1811.05026v1 [cond-mat.soft]

Composition, Structure, and Function of the Eukaryotic Flagellum Distal Tip

Croft J, Zabeo D, Subramanian R and Hoog J.
2018 Essays in Biochemistry.2018 Nov 20 pii: EBC20180032

2015 Publications

Niche-Based Screening in Multiple Myeloma Identifies a Kinesin-5 Inhibitor with Improved Selectivity over Hematopoietic Progenitors

Chattopadhyay S, Stewart AL, Mukherjee S, Huang C, Hartwell KA, Miller PG, Subramanian R, Carmody LC, Yusuf RZ, Sykes DB, Paulk J, Vetere A, Vallet S, Santo L, Cirstea DD, Hideshima T, Majireck MM, Hussain MM, Singh S, Quiroz R, Iaconelli J, Karmacharya R, Tolliday NJ, Clemons PA, Moore MAS, Stern AM, Shamji AF, Ebert BL, Golub TR, Raje NS, Scadden DT, Schreiber SL.
Cell Rep 2015 Feb 10; 10(5):755-770

2014 Publications

The kinesin-4 protein Kif7 regulates mammalian Hedgehog signalling by organizing the cilium tip compartment

He M, Subramanian R, Bangs F, Omelchenko T, Liem KF, Kapoor TM, Anderson KV.
Nat. Cell Biol. 2014 Jul; 16(7):663-72

2013 Publications

Slipping past the spindle assembly checkpoint

Subramanian R, Kapoor TM.
Nat. Cell Biol. 2013 Nov; 15(11):1261-3

Marking and measuring single microtubules by PRC1 and kinesin-4

Subramanian R, Ti SC, Tan L, Darst SA, Kapoor TM.
Cell 2013 Jul 18; 154(2):377-90

2012 Publications

Building complexity: insights into self-organized assembly of microtubule-based architectures

Subramanian R, Kapoor TM.
Dev. Cell 2012 Nov 13; 23(5):874-85

2010 Publications

Insights into antiparallel microtubule crosslinking by PRC1, a conserved nonmotor microtubule binding protein

Subramanian R, Wilson-Kubalek EM, Arthur CP, Bick MJ, Campbell EA, Darst SA, Milligan RA, Kapoor TM.
Cell 2010 Aug 6; 142(3):433-43

2009 Publications

Meiotic spindle self-organization: one plus one equals only one

Subramanian R, Kapoor T.
Curr. Biol. 2009 Apr 14; 19(7):R290-2

2007 Publications

Two distinct modes of processive kinesin movement in mixtures of ATP and AMP-PNP

Subramanian R, Gelles J.
J. Gen. Physiol. 2007 Nov; 130(5):445-55