Cycle 22, year 2017

Malgorzata Boczkowska
Self-organizing actin patterns shape membrane architecture but not cell mechanics
Changsong Yang 3/3/2017 Multiple dynamin family members collaborate to drive mitochondrial division.
Bengi Turegun 3/10/2017 Monoubiquitination Inhibits the Actin Bundling Activity of Fascin
Maria Shutova 3/17/2017 Zyxin regulates endothelial von Willebrand factor secretion by reorganizing actin filaments around exocytic granules.
Junling Wang
3/24/2017 Synucleins Have Multiple Effects on Presynaptic Architecture.
David Kast 3/31/2017  The ER Stress Sensor PERK Coordinates ER-Plasma Membrane Contact Site Formation through Interaction with Filamin-A and F-Actin Remodeling.
Nadya Efimova
4/7/2017 A mechanically active heterotypic E-cadherin/N-cadherin adhesion enables fibroblasts to drive cancer cell invasion
Saif Al Qassim
4/14/2017 Oxidation of F-actin controls the terminal steps of cytokinesis
Anna Kashina
4/21/2017 Arginyltransferase ATE1 is targeted to the neuronal growth cones and regulates neurite outgrowth during brain development
Gregorz Rebowski
4/28/2017 Loss of LMOD1 impairs smooth muscle cyto-contractility and causes megacystis microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome in humans and mice
Steven Jones 5/05/2017 MAP2 Defines a Pre-axonal Filtering Zone to Regulate KIF1- versus KIF5-Dependent Cargo Transport in Sensory Neurons
Tanya Svitkina
5/12/2017 WASP and SCAR are evolutionarily conserved in actin-filled pseudopod-based motility
5/19/2017 Department of Physiology Retreat
Roberto Dominguez 5/26/2017 Tropomyosin isoforms specify functionally distinct actin filament populations in vitro
Pavan Vedula 6/2/2017 Single β-actin mRNA detection in neurons reveals a mechanism for regulating its translatability
Single Molecule Translation Imaging Visualizes the Dynamics of Local β-Actin Synthesis in Retinal Axons
Austin Zimmet 6/9/2017 Spectraplakin Induces Positive Feedback between Fusogens and the Actin Cytoskeleton to Promote Cell-Cell Fusion.
Marina Guvakova 6/16/2017
Vav2 in breast cancer: clinical and basic research.
In-Gyun Lee 6/23/2017
DYNC1H1 mutations associated with neurological diseases compromise processivity of dynein–dynactin–cargo adaptor complexes.
Ah-reum Han 6/30/2017
Regulation of neuromuscular junction organization by Rab2 and its effector ICA69 in Drosophila
Iuliia Pavlyk 7/07/2017 Interaction of microtubules with the actin cytoskeleton via cross-talk of EB1-containing +TIPs and γ-actin in epithelial cells