Cytoskeleton Journal Club
Cycle 5, year 2009

Name Date Title/Journal
Suk Namgoong May 20, 2009  Brandt et al., SCAI acts as a suppressor of cancer cell invasion through the transcriptional control of B1-inegrin, Nature Cell Biology, 2009

Sougata Saha

May 27, 2009 Gandhi M et al.,  Coronin switches roles in actin disassembly depending on the nucleotide state of actin. Mol Cell. 2009 May 15;34(3):364-74.

Tanya Svitkina

June 3, 2009  Mingorance-Le Meur A, O'Connor TP (2009) Neurite consolidation is an active process requiring constant repression of protrusive activity. Embo J 

Fangliang Zhang

June 10, 2009  "Crouching actin, hidden lysine--How two highly homologous actin isoforms are differentially arginylated" confidential unpublished work

Matt Hoelzle

June 17, 2009  Nadella et al., Regulation of actin function by protein kinase A-mediated phosphorylation of Limk 1, Embo Report, 2009
Roberto Dominguez June 24, 2009  CANCELED

Kelley Bethoney

July 1, 2009  Bu et al., The Toca-1-N-WASP complex links filopodial formation to endocytosis, J.Biol.Chem, 2009

Junling Wang

July 8, 2009  Rescue of skeletal muscle alpha-actin-null mice by cardiac (fetal) alpha-actin. Nowak KJ  et al,. J Cell Biol. 2009 Jun 1;185(5):903-15.

Changsong Yang

July 15, 2009 Chhabara ES, INF2 is an endoplasmic reticulum-associated formin protein, J Cell Sci. 2009 May 1;122(Pt 9):1430-40.

Satoshi Kurosaka

July 22, 2009  Belyantseva et al, Gamma-actin is required for cytoskeletal maintenance but not development.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jun 16;106(24):9703-8.

Malgorzata Boczkowska

July 29, 2009  Sousa et al., {alpha}-synuclein and Its A30P Mutant Affect Actin Cytoskeletal Structure and Dynamics. Mol Biol Cell. 2009 

Roma Gorelik

Aug 5, 2009  CANCELED
Grzegorz Rebowski Aug 12, 2009   Nolen et al, Characterization of two classes of small molecule inhibitors of Arp2/3 complex, Nature 2009

Farida Korobova

Aug 19, 2009 Liu et al., Wash functions downstream of Rho and links linear and branched actin nucleation factors, Development 2009  
Nurit Mirkin Aug 26, 2009   Lizarraga F. et al., Diaphanous-Related Formins are required for Invadopodia formation and invasion of Breast Tumor Cells Cancer Res 2009
Silvia Jensen Sep 2, 2009  Philippar et al., A Mena Invasion Isoform Potentiates EGF-Induced Carcinoma Cell Invasion and Metastasis, Dev Cell 2008

Cycle1 October 17th 2007 - April 9th 2008

Cycle2 April 16th 2007 - September 3 2008

Cycle3 September 10, 2008 - January 14, 2009

Cycle4 January 21, 2009 - May 13, 2009