Ralhan I, Chang J, Moulton MJ, Goodman LD, Lee NJY, Plummer G, Pasolli HA, Matthies D, Bellen HJ & Ioannou MS (2023) Autolysosomal exocytosis of lipids protect neurons from ferroptosis. J Cell Biol. 222 (6): e202207130 preprint on bioRxiv

Rubio-Atonal LF & Ioannou MS (2023) Astrocytic OxPhos: more than just energy production. Nature Metab.

Ralhan I, Chang CL, Lippincott-Schwartz J & Ioannou MS (2021) Lipid droplets in the nervous system. J Cell Biol. 220 (7): e202102136.

Moulton MJ, Barish S, Ralhan I, Chang J, Goodman LD, Harland JG, Marcogliese PC, Johansson JO, Ioannou MS & Bellen HJ (2021) Neuronal ROS-Induced Glial Lipid Droplet Formation is Altered by Loss of Alzheimer’s Disease-associated Genes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 118(52):e2112095118. Preprint on BioRxiv: 10.1101/2021.03.03.433580

Ioannou MS (2020) Current Insights into Fatty Acid Transport in the Brain. J Membr Biol 253: 375–379.


Matthies D, Lee NYJ, Gatera I, Pasolli HA, Zhao X, Liu H, Walpita D, Liu Z, Yu Z & Ioannou MS (2020) Microdomains form on the luminal face of neuronal extracellular vesicle membranes. Sci Rep 10(1): 11953.

Ioannou MS, Liu Z &  Lippincott-Schwartz J (2019) A Neuron‐Glia Co‐culture System for Studying Intercellular Lipid Transport. Curr Prot Cell Biol 84(1):e95 

Chang CL, Weigel A, Ioannou MS, Pasolli HA, Xu SC, Peale D, Shtengel G, Freeman M, Hess H, Blackstone C & Lippincott-Schwartz J (2019) Spastin tethers lipid droplets to peroxisomes and directs fatty acid trafficking through ESCRT-III. J Cell Biol  218(8): 2583

Ioannou MS, Jackson J, Sheu SH, Chang CL, Weigel AV, Liu H, Pasolli HA, Xu CS, Pang S, Matthies D, Hess HF, Lippincott-Schwartz J & Liu Z (2019) Neuron-astrocyte metabolic coupling protects against activity-induced fatty acid toxicity. Cell 177(6):1522-1535.

Condon ND, Heddleston JM, Chew TL, Lou L, McPherson PS, Ioannou MS, Hodgson L, Stow JL & Wall AA (2018) Macropinosome Formation by Tent-Pole Ruffling on Macrophages. J Cell Biol 217(11):3873-3885

Taylor A, Ioannou MS, Aaron J & Chew TL (2018) Model-Free quantification and visualization of colocalization in fluorescence images. Cytometry A 93(5):504-516

Liu H, Dong P, Ioannou MS, Li L, Shea J, Pasolli A, Grimm J, Rivlin J, Lavis LD, Koyama M & Liu Z (2018) Stochastic labeling microscopy enables long-term visualization of single particles in vivo. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 115(2): 343-348

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Ioannou MS, Kulasekaran G, Fotouhi M, Morein JJ, Han C, Tse S, Nossova N, Han T, Mannard E & McPherson PS (2017) Intersectin-s interaction with DENND2B facilitates the recycling fate of EGFR. EMBO rep 18, 2119-2130 

Taylor A, Ioannou MS, Watanabe T, Hahn K & Chew TL (2017) Perceptually accurate display of two greyscale images as a single colour image. J Microsc 268(1): 73-83­

Ioannou MS & Fahnestock M (2017) ProNGF, but not NGF, switches from neurotrophic to apoptotic activity in response to reductions in TrkA receptor levels. Int J Mol Sci 18 (3) pii. E599

Ioannou MS, Girard M & McPherson PS (2016) Rab13 traffics on vesicles independent of prenylation. J Biol Chem 291(20): 10726-10735.

Ioannou MS & McPherson PS (2016) Rab-mediated membrane trafficking and the control of epithelial cell polarity. J Cell Biol 213(3): 301-303

Ioannou MS & McPherson PS (2016) Regulation of cancer cell behavior by the small GTPase Rab13. J Biol Chem 291(19): 9929-2239

Kulasekaran G, Nossova N, Marat AL, Lund I, Cremer C, Ioannou MS & McPherson PS (2015) Phosphorylation dependent regulation of connecdenn/DENND1A guanine-nucleotide exchange factor. J Biol Chem 290(29), 17999-8008

Ioannou MS, Bell ES, Girard M, Chaineau M, Hamlin JNR, Daubaras M, Monast A, Park M, Hodgson L & McPherson PS (2015). DENND2B activates Rab13 at the leading edge of migrating cells driving cancer cell metastasis. J Cell Biol 208(5), 629-48

Hamlin JN, Schroeder LK, Fotouhi M, Dokainish H, Ioannou MS, Girard M, Summerfeldt N, Melançon P & McPherson PS. (2014) Scyl1 scaffolds class II Arfs to selective subcomplexes of coatomer via with γ–COP appendage domain. J Cell Sci 127(7), 1454-1463

*Chaineau C, *Ioannou MS & McPherson PS (2013) Rab35: GEFs, GAPs and effectors. Traffic 14(11), 1109-1117 *Equal contribution

Ioannou MS & Marat AL (2012) The Role of EHD at the neuronal synapse. Sci Signal 5(221):jc1

Marat AL, Ioannou MS & McPherson PS (2012) Connecdenn 3/DENND1C binds actin linking Rab35 activation to the actin cytoskeleton. Mol Biol Cell 23(1), 163-175

Masoudi R, Ioannou MS, Coughlin MD, Pagadala P, Neet KE, Clewes O, Allen SJ, Dawbarn D & Fahnestock M (2009) Biological activity of nerve growth factor precursor is dependent upon relative levels of its receptors. J Biol Chem 284 (27), 18424-18433