Cytoskeleton Journal Club
Cycle 9, year 2011

Name Date Title/Journal
Suk Namgoong Mar  9, 2011 Gould et al, The Formin DAD Domain Plays Dual Roles in Autoinhibition and Actin Nucleation, Current Biology 2011

Tanya Svitkina

Mar 30, 2011 Carlson et al, WRP/srGAP3 Facilitates the Initiation of Spine Development by an Inverse F-BAR Domain, and Its Loss Impairs Long-Term Memory. J Neurosci 2011

Matt Hoelzle

April 6, 2011 Liu et al, Mechanism of a concentration-dependent switch between activation and inhibition of Arp2/3 complex by coronin. JBC 2011
Allison Zajac April 13, 2011  Puthenveedu et al, Sequence-Dependent Sorting of Recycling Proteins by Actin-Stabilized Endosomal Microdomains, Cell, 2010
Adam Zwolak April 20, 2011 Poincloux et al., Contractility of the cell rear drives invasion of breast tumor cells in 3D Matrigel.  Proc Nat Acad Sci. (2011) 108(5): 1943-1948

Junling Wang

April 17, 2011 Roy et al., Specificity of Drosophila cytonemes for distinct signaling pathways. Science. 2011 Apr 15;332(6027):354-8.

Changsong Yang

May 4, 2011 Manor et al., Regulation of stereocilia length by myosin XVa and whirlin depends on the actin-regulatory protein Eps8, Curr Biol, 2011

Satoshi Kurosaka

May 11, 2011 CANCELED

Malgorzata Boczkowska

May 18, 2011 Tojkander et al., A molecular pathway for Myosin II Recruitment to stress Fibers, Current Biology, 2011
Nageswara Rao Jampani
May 25, 2011 Narita et al., Structural basis for the slow dynamics of the actin filament pointed end, Embo J, 2011
Fangliang Zhang June 1, 2011 Miyamoto et al, Nuclear actin polymerization is required for transcriptional reprogramming of Oct4 by oocytes. Genes Dev 2011
Roberto Dominguez June 8, 2011 Chen et al., Structure and control of the actin regulatory WAVE1 complex. Nature 2010
Agnieszka Collins June 15, 2011  Mun et al., Electron Microscopy and 3D Reconstruction of F-Actin Decorated with Cardiac Myosin-Binding 3 Protein C (cMyBP-C), J. Mol. Biol. 2011
Grzegorz Rebowski June 22, 2011  Ti et al, Structural and biochemical characterization of two binding sites for nucleation-promoting factor WASp-VCA on Arp2/3 complex, PNAS 2011
David Kast June 29, 2011
 Cohen et al, The serine/threonine kinase Par1b regulates epithelial lumen polarity via IRSp53-mediated cell–ECM signaling, JCB 2011
Yadaiah Madasu July 6, 2011

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

Cycle6 September 9, 2009 - January 20, 2010

Cycle8 Oct 6, 2010 - February 23, 20, 2010