Jeremy M. Baskin

Assistant Professor
Chemistry and Chemical Biology, College of Arts and Sciences//Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Contact Information

461 Weill Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-2887

Jeremy M. Baskin

Assistant Professor
Chemistry and Chemical Biology, College of Arts and Sciences//Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology

Expertise

Chemical biology; cell biology; biochemistry; lipids and membrane biology

Current Research Interest

Chemical probes for imaging and manipulating production of lipid second messengers; biological mechanisms of phosphoinositide lipids in the control of ubiquitination and Wnt signaling pathways, with applications to understand developmental processes and diseases such as multiple sclerosis and cancer

Distinction

Sloan Research Fellowship
Beckman Young Investigator Award
American Chemical Society Division of Organic Chemistry Academic Young Investigator
National Science Foundation CAREER Award
National Institutes of Health Pathway to Independence Award
Nancy and Peter Meinig Family Investigator in the Life Sciences

Selected Publications

Shami Shah, Adnan, Alex G. Batrouni, Dongsung Kim, Amith Punyala, Wendy Cao, Chun Han, Michael L. Goldberg, Marcus B. Smolka, and Jeremy M. Baskin. “PLEKHA4/kramer Attenuates Dishevelled Ubiquitination to Modulate Wnt and Planar Cell Polarity Signaling.” Cell Reports 27, no. 7 (2019): 2157–2170.

Bumpus, Timothy W. and Jeremy M. Baskin. “Clickable Substrate Mimics Enable Imaging of Phospholipase D Activity.” ACS Central Science 3, (2017): 1070–1077.

Cornell Research Website Article

The Body's Greasy Molecules—and Cancer