Frank Solomon

Frank Solomon

Professor of Biology

Frank Solomon teaches undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and MSRP participants in the areas of cell biology, experimental design, and responsible conduct of research.





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Assistant Phone


PhD 1970, Brandeis University  

Key Publications

  1. A novel step in beta-tubulin folding is important for heterodimer formation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Lacefield, S, Solomon, F. 2003. Genetics 165, 531-41.
    PMID: 14573467
  2. Careers. Competition and careers in biosciences. Freeman, R, Weinstein, E, Marincola, E, Rosenbaum, J, Solomon, F. 2001. Science 294, 2293-4.
    doi: 10.1126/science.1067477PMID: 11743184
  3. Training for today's marketplace. Marincola, E, Solomon, F. 1998. Science 281, 645.
    PMID: 9714672
  4. The role of cytoskeleton in organizing growth cones: a microfilament-associated growth cone component depends upon microtubules for its localization. Goslin, K, Birgbauer, E, Banker, G, Solomon, F. 1989. J. Cell Biol. 109, 1621-31.
    PMID: 2677024
  5. Kinetics and intermediates of marginal band reformation: evidence for peripheral determinants of microtubule organization. Miller, M, Solomon, F. 1984. J. Cell Biol. 99, 70s-75s.
    PMID: 6746732
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