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Joseph Avruch

Department of Molecular Biology

Massachusetts General Hospital


MA 02114

USA. Electronic address:


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  • Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA. Electronic address:. 2012
  • Department of Molecular Biology and Diabetes Research Unit, Medical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, USA. 2007 - 2009
  • Diabetes Research Laboratory, Department of Molecular Biology, Diabetes Unit, Medical Services, USA. 2006 - 2009


  1. Protein kinases of the Hippo pathway: Regulation and substrates. Avruch, J., Zhou, D., Fitamant, J., Bardeesy, N., Mou, F., Barrufet, L.R. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Amino acid regulation of TOR complex 1. Avruch, J., Long, X., Ortiz-Vega, S., Rapley, J., Papageorgiou, A., Dai, N. Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Activation of mTORC1 in two steps: Rheb-GTP activation of catalytic function and increased binding of substrates to raptor. Avruch, J., Long, X., Lin, Y., Ortiz-Vega, S., Rapley, J., Papageorgiou, A., Oshiro, N., Kikkawa, U. Biochem. Soc. Trans. (2009) [Pubmed]
  4. Rassf family of tumor suppressor polypeptides. Avruch, J., Xavier, R., Bardeesy, N., Zhang, X.F., Praskova, M., Zhou, D., Xia, F. J. Biol. Chem. (2009) [Pubmed]
  5. MAP kinase pathways: the first twenty years. Avruch, J. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2007) [Pubmed]
  6. Insulin and amino-acid regulation of mTOR signaling and kinase activity through the Rheb GTPase. Avruch, J., Hara, K., Lin, Y., Liu, M., Long, X., Ortiz-Vega, S., Yonezawa, K. Oncogene (2006) [Pubmed]
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