Cytoskeleton Journal Club
Cycle6, year 2009

Name Date Title/Journal
Suk Namgoong September 9, 2009 Fricke et al., Drosophila Cip4/Toca-1 Integrates Membrane Trafficking and Actin Dynamics through WASP and SCAR/WAVE, Current Biology, 2009

Sougata Saha

September 16,2009 Zhang J et al., Rab35 controls actin bundling by recruiting fascin as an effector protein. Science. 2009 Sep 4;325(5945):1250-4

Tanya Svitkina

September  23,2009 Guerrier, S. et al. The F-BAR domain of srGAP2 induces membrane protrusions required for neuronal migration and morphogenesis. Cell 138, 990-1004 (2009).

Nurit Mirkin

September 30,2009 Yamada, H. et al. Dynamic interaction of amphiphysin with N-WASP regulates actin assembly, J Biol. Chem. 2009

Matt Hoelzle

October 7, 2009  Saravanan et al, Galectin-3 promotes lamellipodia formation in epithelial cells by interacting with complex N-glycans on alpha3beta1 integrin Journal of Cell Science, September 15, 2009
Roberto Dominguez October 14, 2009 Myosin VI undergoes cargo-mediated dimerization, Cell, 2009

Junling Wang

October 21, 2009  Lange et al., Integrin-linked kinase is an adaptor with essential functions during mouse development. Nature 2009

Changsong Yang

October 28, 2009 Taniguchi et al., Mammalian Formin Fhod3 Regulates Actin Assembly and Sarcomere Organization in Striated Muscles, JBC 2009

Satoshi Kurosaka

November 4, 2009 Xin et al., MicroRNAs miR-143 and miR-145 modulate cytoskeletal dynamics and responsiveness of smooth muscle cells to injury.Genes Dev. 2009

Malgorzata Boczkowska

November 11, 2009 Dharmalingam et al., F-BAR proteins of the syndapin family shape the plasma membrane and are crucial for neuromorphogenesis. J Neurosci. 2009

Roma Gorelik

November 18, 2009 Homem et al., Exploring the Roles of Diaphanous and Enabled Activity in Shaping the Balance betwwen Filopodia and Lamellipodia, Mol.Biol.Cell, 2009
Grzegorz Rebowski November 25, 2009  Derivery et al., The Arp2/3 Activator WASH Controls the Fission of Endosomes through a Large Multiprotein Complex.Dev. Cell. 2009

Farida Korobova

December 2, 2009 Korobova et al., Molecular Architecture of Synaptic Actin Cytoskeleton in Hippocampal Neurons Reveals a Mechanism of Dendritic Spine Morphogenesis. Mol Biol. Cell 2009 No, 4
ASCB Meeting and Winter Break December 9, 2009
Fangliang Zhang January 6, 2010 Bunch TA, Integrin {alpha}IIb{beta}3 activation in CHO cells and platelets increases clustering not affinity, J Biol Chem. 2009
Silvia Jansen January 13, 2010  Delanote et al., An alpaca single-domain antibody blocks filopodia formation by obstructing L-plastin-mediated F-actin bundling, Faseb J. 2010
Agnieszka Galinsk January 20, 2010  Mooren et al., Dynamin2 GTPase and Cortactin Remodel Actin Filaments, J. Biol. Chem. Sep 2009

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

Cycle5 May 20, 2009 - September 2, 2009