Cytoskeleton Journal Club
Cycle 4, year 2009

Name Date Title/Journal
Suk Namgoong Jan 21, 2009

Yarbrough et al., AMPylation of Rho GTPase by Vibrio VopS Distrupts Effector Binding and Downstream Signaling, Science 2009

Junling Wang

Jan 28, 2009 Mejat et al., Lamin A/C-mediated neuromuscular junction defects in Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, J.Cell. Biol. 2009

Matt Hoelzle

Feb 4, 2009 Chandra Roy et al., Kank Attenuates actin remodeling by preventing interaction between IRSp53 and Rac1, J. Cell. Biol. 2009

Tanya Svitkina

Feb 11, 2009 Jaworski et al., Dynamic microtubules regulate dendritic spine morphology and synaptic plasticity. Neuron. 2009

Fangliang Zhang

Feb 18, 2009 Zhang et al., Resolving cadherin interactions and binding cooperativity at the single-molecule level, Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009
Roberto Dominguez Feb 25, 2009 Oda et al., The nature of the globular- to fibrous-actin transition, Nature, 2009

Kelley Bethoney

Mar 4, 2009 Haglerød et al., Protein interacting with C kinase 1 (PICK1) and GluR2 are associated with presynaptic plasma membrane and vesicles in hippocampal excitatory synapses, Neuroscience. 2009

Sougata Saha

Mar 11, 2009 Weisswange et al., The rate of N-WASP exchange limits the extent of ARP2/3-complex-dependent actin-based motility.Nature. 2009 Mar 5;458(7234):87-91.

Changsong Yang

Mar 18, 2009 Ryu et al., Regulation of cell-cell adhesion by Abi/Diaphanous complexes. Mol Cell Biol. 2009 Apr;29(7):1735-48

Anna Kashina

Mar 25, 2009 CANCELED

Malgorzata Boczkowska

Apr 1, 2009 Zuchero et al, p53-cofactor JMY is a multifunctional actin nucleation factor. Nat Cell Biol. 2009 Mar 15.

Roma Gorelik

Apr 8, 2009 Chan et al., Traction Dynamics of Filopodia on Compliant Substrates, Science 2008
Grzegorz Rebowski Apr 15, 2009 Bretschneider et al., The three-dimensional dynamics of actin waves, a model of cytoskeletal self-organization, Biophysical Journal, 2009

Farida Korobova

Apr 22, 2009 Salles et al., Myosin IIIa boosts elongation of stereocilia by transporting espin 1 to the plus ends of actin filaments, Nat Cell Biol. 2009

Reena Rai

Apr 29, 2009 Hotulainen et al., Defining mechanisms of actin polymerization and depolymerization during dendritic spine morphogenesis, JCB 2009
Nurit Mirkin May 6, 2009 Insulin receptor tyrosine kinase substrate links the E. coli O157:H7 actin assembly effectors Tir and EspFu during pedestal formation, Vingadassalom D et al. (2009) PNAS, 106(16), 6754-6759.
Silvia Jensen May 13, 2009 Böttcher et al, Profilin 1 is required for abscission during late cytokinesis of chondrocytes, Embo J. 2009

Cycle1 October 17th 2007 - April 9th 2008

Cycle2 April 16th 2007 - September 3 2008

Cycle3 September 10, 2008 - January 14, 2009