Bryan Stewart

faculty_img Academic Title:  Professor

Campus: UTM

CSB Appointment: Full

Primary Undergraduate Department:
Biology, UTM

Graduate Programs:
Cell & Systems Biology

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Mailing Address
Department of Cell & Systems Biology
University of Toronto
3359 Mississauga Road North
Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6
Canada

 

Contact Information
Office phone: 905-828-5364
Office: DV 3032
Lab: DV 2023
Lab phone: 905-569-4304
Email: bryan.stewart@utoronto.ca
URL: https://www.bryanstewart.ca/

 

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Research

 

Publications

2014

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Localization and Mobility of Synaptic Vesicles in Myosin VI Mutants of Drosophila.Kisiel M, McKenzie K, Stewart B.PLoS ONE 2014;9(7):e102988
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Investigation of the juxtamembrane region of neuronal-Synaptobrevin in synaptic transmission at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction.DeMill CM, Qiu X, Kisiel M, Bolotta A, Stewart BA.J. Neurophysiol. 2014 Jun;
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Second harmonic generation polarization properties of myofilaments.Samim M, Prent N, Dicenzo D, Stewart B, Barzda V.J Biomed Opt 2014 May;19(5):056005
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Drosophila SNAP-29 is an essential SNARE that binds multiple proteins involved in membrane traffic.Xu H, Mohtashami M, Stewart B, Boulianne G, Trimble WS.PLoS ONE 2014;9(3):e91471
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2013

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Early consolidation of development and physiology of an identified presynaptic nerve terminal.Laviolette M, Stewart BA.BMC Neurosci 2013;14:124
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2012

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Effect of juxtamembrane tryptophans on the immersion depth of Synaptobrevin, an integral vesicle membrane protein.Al-Abdul-Wahid MS, Demill CM, Serwin MB, Prosser RS, Stewart BA.Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2012 Dec;1818(12):2994-9
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2011

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Myosin VI contributes to synaptic transmission and development at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction.Kisiel M, Majumdar D, Campbell S, Stewart BA.BMC Neurosci 2011;12:65
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Synaptic transmission and plasticity are modulated by nonmuscle myosin II at the neuromuscular junction of Drosophila.Seabrooke S, Stewart BA.J. Neurophysiol. 2011 May;105(5):1966-76
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2010

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Nonmuscle Myosin II helps regulate synaptic vesicle mobility at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction.Seabrooke S, Qiu X, Stewart BA.BMC Neurosci 2010;11:37
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2008

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Moesin helps to restrain synaptic growth at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction.Seabrooke S, Stewart BA.Dev Neurobiol 2008 Feb;68(3):379-91
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2007

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Dystroglycan and protein O-mannosyltransferases 1 and 2 are required to maintain integrity of Drosophila larval muscles.Haines N, Seabrooke S, Stewart BA.Mol. Biol. Cell 2007 Dec;18(12):4721-30
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Functional roles for beta1,4-N-acetlygalactosaminyltransferase-A in Drosophila larval neurons and muscles.Haines N, Stewart BA.Genetics 2007 Feb;175(2):671-9
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2006

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Interaction of cytoskeleton genes with NSF2-induced neuromuscular junction overgrowth.Peyre JB, Seabrooke S, Randlett O, Kisiel M, Aigaki T, Stewart BA.Genesis 2006 Dec;44(12):595-600
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Synaptic vesicle mobility and presynaptic F-actin are disrupted in a N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive factor allele of Drosophila.Nunes P, Haines N, Kuppuswamy V, Fleet DJ, Stewart BA.Mol. Biol. Cell 2006 Nov;17(11):4709-19
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2005

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Disruption of synaptic development and ultrastructure by Drosophila NSF2 alleles.Stewart BA, Pearce J, Bajec M, Khorana R.J. Comp. Neurol. 2005 Jul;488(1):101-11
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A genetic screen for suppressors of Drosophila NSF2 neuromuscular junction overgrowth.Laviolette MJ, Nunes P, Peyre JB, Aigaki T, Stewart BA.Genetics 2005 Jun;170(2):779-92
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2004

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Population density regulates Drosophila synaptic morphology in a Fasciclin-II-dependent manner.Stewart BA, McLean JR.J. Neurobiol. 2004 Dec;61(3):392-9
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2002

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Members of the synaptobrevin/vesicle-associated membrane protein (VAMP) family in Drosophila are functionally interchangeable in vivo for neurotransmitter release and cell viability.Bhattacharya S, Stewart BA, Niemeyer BA, Burgess RW, McCabe BD, Lin P, Boulianne G, O'Kane CJ, Schwarz TL.Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002 Oct;99(21):13867-72
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A Drosophila SNAP-25 null mutant reveals context-dependent redundancy with SNAP-24 in neurotransmission.Vilinsky I, Stewart BA, Drummond J, Robinson I, Deitcher DL.Genetics 2002 Sep;162(1):259-71
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Dominant-negative NSF2 disrupts the structure and function of Drosophila neuromuscular synapses.Stewart BA, Mohtashami M, Rivlin P, Deitcher DL, Trimble WS, Boulianne GL.J. Neurobiol. 2002 Jun;51(4):261-71
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Membrane trafficking in Drosophila wing and eye development.Stewart BA.Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 2002 Apr;13(2):91-7
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Introduction: membrane trafficking, secretion and development.Stewart BA.Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 2002 Apr;13(2):69-70
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