J. Christopher Fromme

Associate Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Contact Information

457 Weill Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-1016

J. Christopher Fromme

Associate Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Expertise

Biochemistry; cell biology; structural biology

Current Research Interest

Regulation of protein and membrane trafficking in cells; the Golgi complex

Distinction

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science Postdoctoral Fellowship
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Selected Publications

Thomas, Laura L. and J. Christopher Fromme. “GTPase Cross Talk Regulates TRAPPII Activation of Rab11 Homologues During Vesicle Biogenesis.” The Journal of Cell Biology 215 (2016): 499-513.

Richardson, Brian C., Steve L. Halaby, Margaret A. Gustafson, and J. Christopher Fromme. “The Sec7 N-terminal Regulatory Domains Facilitate Membrane-Proximal Activation of the Arf1 GTPase.” eLife 5 (2016): e12411.

Cornell Research Website Article

What Happens at the Golgi?