Peter Michaely, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Cell Biology

Graduate Programs: Biological Chemistry


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The University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)
BS, Biochemistry
BS, Genetics and Development
8/1984 - 5/1989

Duke University (Durham, NC)
PhD, Biochemistry
Vann Bennett, mentor

Post-Graduate Positions:
Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Vann Bennett, PI
Duke University (Durham, NC) 5/1995-2/1996

Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Richard Anderson, PI
UT Southwestern

Instructor, Department of Cell Biology
UT Southwestern

Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology
UT Southwestern


Undergraduate University of Illinois Central Office (1989), Biochemistry
Graduate School Duke University (1995), Biochemistry

Research Interests

  • Cancer biology - Role of cavin adaptors in signal transduction
  • Choleolerol homeostasis - LDLR mediated lipoprotein uptake
  • Nanosprings - use of ankyrin repeats to make nanospring nanodevices


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Featured Publications

Identification of a VLDL-induced, FDNPVY-independent internalization mechanism for the LDLR.

Michaely P, Zhao Z, Li WP, Garuti R, Huang LJ, Hobbs HH, Cohen JC EMBO J. 2007 Jul 26 14 3273-82

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Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2007)
  • American Heart Association (2006)