Ruibai Luo, Ph.D.
Ruibai  Luo, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist

Dr. Luo's current research interests include: kinetics studies of Arf-Arf GAP interactions leading to GTP hydrolysis; structural analysis of the interface of Arf-Arf GAP; and Arf GAP functions in membrane trafficking and remodeling of cytoskeleton.

Areas of Expertise
kinetic studies

Contact Info

Ruibai Luo, Ph.D.
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Building 37, Room 2042
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-594-6501
luoru@mail.nih.gov

Dr. Luo's current research interests include: kinetics studies of Arf-Arf GAP interactions leading to GTP hydrolysis; structural analysis of the interface of Arf-Arf GAP; and Arf GAP functions in membrane trafficking and remodeling of cytoskeleton.

Selected Publications
  1. Luo R, Jacques K, Ahvazi B, Stauffer S, Premont RT, Randazzo PA.
    Curr. Biol.. 15: 2164-9, 2005. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Luo R, Ahvazi B, Amariei D, Shroder D, Burrola B, Losert W, Randazzo PA.
    Biochem. J.. 402: 439-47, 2007. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Luo R, Randazzo PA.
    J. Biol. Chem.. 283: 21965-77, 2008. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Luo R, Ha VL, Hayashi R, Randazzo PA.
    Cell. Signal.. 21: 1169-79, 2009. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Luo R, Akpan IO, Hayashi R, Sramko M, Barr V, Shiba Y, Randazzo PA.
    J. Biol. Chem.. 287: 17176-85, 2012. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Luo received both her bachelor and master's degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Wuhan University, Wuhan, China. She received her Ph.D. in biology in 2000 at the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. She joined Dr. Paul Randazzo's lab as postdoctoral fellow in 2004 and was appointed staff scientist in the Laboratory of Cellular Molecular Biology in 2009.

Research

Dr. Luo's current research interests include: kinetics studies of Arf-Arf GAP interactions leading to GTP hydrolysis; structural analysis of the interface of Arf-Arf GAP; and Arf GAP functions in membrane trafficking and remodeling of cytoskeleton.

Publications

Selected Publications
  1. Luo R, Jacques K, Ahvazi B, Stauffer S, Premont RT, Randazzo PA.
    Curr. Biol.. 15: 2164-9, 2005. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Luo R, Ahvazi B, Amariei D, Shroder D, Burrola B, Losert W, Randazzo PA.
    Biochem. J.. 402: 439-47, 2007. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Luo R, Randazzo PA.
    J. Biol. Chem.. 283: 21965-77, 2008. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Luo R, Ha VL, Hayashi R, Randazzo PA.
    Cell. Signal.. 21: 1169-79, 2009. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Luo R, Akpan IO, Hayashi R, Sramko M, Barr V, Shiba Y, Randazzo PA.
    J. Biol. Chem.. 287: 17176-85, 2012. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Dr. Luo received both her bachelor and master's degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Wuhan University, Wuhan, China. She received her Ph.D. in biology in 2000 at the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. She joined Dr. Paul Randazzo's lab as postdoctoral fellow in 2004 and was appointed staff scientist in the Laboratory of Cellular Molecular Biology in 2009.