• 2967 Citations
1978 …2019

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Dr. Lemmon is a cell biologist whose research focuses on the molecular mechanisms of membrane traffic in the endocytic/endosomal system. She received her BA at University of Rochester and her PhD from Washington University.  She did postdoctoral training with Elizabeth Jones at Carnegie Mellon Univ.  From 1988-2003 Dr. Lemmon was a faculty member in the Dept. of Molecular Biology & Microbiology at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU).  In 2003 she was recruited to the Univ. of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSM), where she is currently Professor of Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology. Dr. Lemmon is also Director of the MD-PhD Program (Medical Scientist Training Program/MSTP) at UMMSM.  

Education/Academic qualification


Award Date: May 1 1982


Award Date: May 1 1973

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  • Research Output

    • 2967 Citations
    • 50 Article
    • 4 Review article

    Identification of suppressor of Clathrin deficiency-1 (SCD1) and its connection to Clathrin-mediated endocytosis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

    Moorthy, B. T., Sharma, A., Boettner, D. R., Wilson, T. E. & Lemmon, S. K., Mar 1 2019, In : G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 9, 3, p. 867-877 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Auxilin facilitates membrane traffic in the early secretory pathway

    Ding, J., Segarra, V. A., Chen, S., Cai, H., Lemmon, S. K. & Ferro-Novick, S., Jan 1 2016, In : Molecular biology of the cell. 27, 1, p. 127-136 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 7 Scopus citations

    Creating a chimeric clathrin heavy chain that functions independently of yeast clathrin light chain

    Boettner, D. R., Segarra, V. A., Moorthy, B. T., de León, N., Creagh, J., Collette, J. R., Malhotra, A. & Lemmon, S., Jul 1 2016, In : Traffic. 17, 7, p. 754-768 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Atg27 tyrosine sorting motif is important for its trafficking and Atg9 localization

    Segarra, V. A., Boettner, D. R. & Lemmon, S., Apr 1 2015, In : Traffic. 16, 4, p. 365-378 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations

    Bem3, a Cdc42 GTPase-activating protein, traffics to an intracellular compartment and recruits the secretory Rab GTPase Sec4 to endomembranes

    Mukherjee, D., Sen, A., Boettner, D. R., Fairn, G. D., Schlam, D., Valentin, F. J. B., McCaffery, J. M., Hazbun, T., Staiger, C. J., Grinstein, S., Lemmon, S. K. & Aguilar, R. C., Oct 18 2013, In : Journal of Cell Science. 126, 20, p. 4560-4571 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Scopus citations