Cytoskeleton Journal Club
Cycle 8, year 2010-2011

Name Date Title/Journal
Suk Namgoong Oct 6, 2010 Fujii et al, Direct visualization of secondary structures of F-actin by electron cryomicroscope, Nature, Sep 15, 2010

Sougata Saha

Oct 13, 2010  Gu et al, Direct dynamin-actin interactions regulate the actin cytoskeleton. EMBO J.
2010 Oct 8.

Tanya Svitkina

Oct 20, 2010 Smith et al., (2010). A zyxin-mediated mechanism for actin stress fiber maintenance and repair. Dev Cell 19, 365-376.

Matt Hoelzle

Oct 27, 2010 Wilson et al,  Myosin II contributes to cell-scale actin network treadmilling through network disassembly, Nature, May 2010
Roberto Dominguez Nov 3, 2010 Haglund et al., Rickettsia Sca2 is a bacterial formin-like mediator of actin-based motility, Nature Cell biol. 2010
Allison Zajac Nov 10, 2010 Zaoui et al, ErbB2 receptor controls microtubule capture by recruiting ACF7 to the plasma membrane of migrating cells, PNAS 2010

Junling Wang

Nov 17, 2010 Moresi V et al,  Myogenin and class II HDACs control neurogenic muscle atrophy by inducing E3 ubiquitin ligases. Cell. 2010 Oct 1;143(1):35-45.

Changsong Yang

December 1, 2010 Harris et al, Assembly of filopodia by the formin FRL2 (FMNL3), Cytoskeleton, 2010

Satoshi Kurosaka

December 8, 2010
Break for ASCB meeting and Holiday

Malgorzata Boczkowska

January 5, 2011

Roma Gorelik

January 12, 2011  Takano et al, Nebulin and N-WASP Cooperate to Cause IGF-1–Induced Sarcomeric Actin Filament Formation, Science 2010 Dec
Nageswara Rao Jampani
January 19, 2011
Fangliang Zhang January 26, 2011 Chen et al., Actin-Myosin Contractility Is Responsible for the Reduced Viability of Dissociated Human Embryonic Stem Cells, Cell Stem Cell, Aug 2009 & Ohgushi et al., Molecular Pathway and Cell State Responsible for Dissociation-Induced Apoptosis in Human Pluripotent Stem Cells, Cell Stem Cell, Aug 2010
Adam Zwolak February 2, 2011 Shi, H., and Blobel, G.  UNC-45/CRO1/She4p (UCS) protein forms
elongated dimer and joins two myosin heads near their actin binding
Agnieszka Collins February 9, 2011
Grzegorz Rebowski February 16, 2011 Novak et al, N-WASP is required for membrane wrapping and myelination by Schwann Cells, JCB 2011
David Kast February 23, 2011

Wu et al. (2011) Structure of MyTH4-FERM Domains in Myosin VIIa Tail Bound to Cargo. Science & Wei et al. (2011)Cargo recognition mechanism of myosin X revealed by the structure of its tail MyTH4-FERM tandem in complex with the DCC P3 domain. PNAS.Cycle1 

Cycle1October 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

Cycle6 September 9, 2009 - January 20, 2010