Our accomplishments during COVID-19: Congratulations to the Tsai lab publications in 2021

1. Chen, Y-J*., Knupp, J*., Arunagiri, A., Haataja, L., Arvan, P., and Tsai, B. (2021) PGRMC1 acts as a size-selective cargo receptor to drive ER-phagic clearance of mutant prohormones. Nature Communications 12, 5991. * equal contribution  2. Bagchi, P*., Liu, X*., Cho, W.J., and Tsai, B. (2021). Lunapark-dependent formation of a virus-induced ER exit site contains multi-tubular ER junctions that promote viral ER-to-cytosol escape. Cell…

Selected recent publications:

1. Bagchi, P., Inoue, T., and Tsai, B. (2016). EMC1-dependent stabilization drives membrane penetration of a partially destabilized non-enveloped virus. eLife pii: e21470. 2. Ravindran, M.S., Engelke, M.F., Verhey, K.J., and Tsai, B. (2017). Exploiting the kinesin-1 molecular motor to generate a virus membrane penetration site. Nature Communications 8, 15496. 3. Inoue, T., and Tsai, B. (2017). Regulated Erlin-dependent release of the B12 transmembrane J-protein…