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Journal Club Archive: 2009 - 2010

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(Please note varying room designations.)

September '09
9
09 BRB 801 Conf Rm
12:00 - 1:00
Jung G, Titus MA, Hammer JA III. The dictyostelium type V myosin MyoJ is responsible for the cortical association and motility of contractile vacuole membranes. J. Cell Biology 2009 186(4): 555-570   Mike Ostap
         
16 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf Room
12:00 - 1:00
Vale RD, Spudich JA, and Griffis ER. Dynamics of myosin, microtubules, and Kinesin-6 at the cortex during cytokinesis in Drosophila S2 cells. J Cell Biol. 2009 Sep 7;186(5):727-38. Epub 2009 Aug 31.
  Beth Feeser
         
23 BRB-252
12:00 - 1:00

Yokokawa R, Tarhan MC, Kon T, and Fujita H. Simultaneous and bidirectional transport of kinesin-coated microspheres and dynein-coated microspheres on polarity-oriented microtubles. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 101:1-8 2008.

Yokokawa R, Murakami T, Sugie T, and Kon T. Polarity orientation of microtubles utilizing dynein-based gliding assay. Nanotechnology 19 125505:1-7. 2008.

  Anand Pillarisetti
         
30 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00

Varga V, Leduc C, Bormuth V, Diez S. Howard J. Kinesin-8 motors act cooperatively to mediate length-dependent microtubule depolymerization. Cell 6:1174-1183

  Trey Schroeder
         
October '09
9
7 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Bormuth V, Varga V, Howard J, Schaffer E. Protein friction limits diffusive and directed movements of kinesin motors on microtubules. Science 325:870-873.   Taniya Das
         
14 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
    John Beausang
         
21 BRB-252
12:00 - 1:00
Mooren OL, Kotova TI, Moore AJ, Schafer DA. Dynamin2 GTPase and Cortactin Remodel Actin Filaments. Journal of Biological Chemistry 284:23995-24005   Daniel Safer
         
28 BRB-252
12:00 - 1:00

Toprak E, Yildiz A, Tonks Hoffman M, Rosenfeld SS, & Selvin PR. Why kinesin is so processive. PNAS 106:12717-12722

  John Lewis
         
November '09
9
4 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
CANCELLED   Mirko Tavaglia
         
11 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00
Gutierrez-Medina B, Fehr AN, and Block SM. Direct measurement of kinesin torsional properties reveal flexible domains and occasional stalk reversals during stepping. PNAS 2009, 106:17007-17012   Serapion Pyrpassopoulos
         
18 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00

Saffarian S, Cocucci E, Kirchhausen T. Distinct dynamics of endocytic clathrin-coated pits and coated plaques. PLOS Biology 2009, 7:1-18

  Jennine Dawicki-McKenna
         
25 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00
No Journal Club    
         
December '09
9
2

Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

NO JOURNAL CLUB    
         
9 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00
Cai D, McEwen DP, Martens JR, Meyhofer E, Verhey KJ. Single molecule imaging reveals differences in microtubule track selection between kinesin motors. PLoS Biology 2009 10:1-14   Yujie Sun
         
16 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00


   
         
23 BRB 253
12:00 - 1:00
Winter Break    
         
30 BRB 252
12:00 - 1:00
Winter Break    
         
January '10
9
6 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
No Journal Club    
         
13 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

Soppina V, Rai AK, Ramaiya AJ, Barak P, Mallik R. Tug-of-war between dissimilar teams of microtubule motors regulates transport and fission of endosomes. PNAS 2009 106:19381-19386

Ally S, Larson AG, Barlan K, Rice SE, Gelfand. Opposite-polarity motors activate one another to trigger cargo transport in live cells. J. Cell Biology 2009 187:1071-1082

  Adam Hendricks
         
20 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Tischfield MA, Baris HN, Wu C, Rudolph G, et al. Human TUBB3 mutations perturb microtubule dynamics, kinesin interactions, and axon guidance. Cell 2010 140:74-87   Erika Holzbaur
         
27 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

Ferguson S, Raimondi A, Paradise S, etal. Coordinated actions of actin and BAR proteins upstream of dynamin at endocytic clathrin-coated pits. Developmental Cell 2009 17, 811-822

  Mike Ostap
         
February '10
9
3 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Quintero OA, DiVito MM, Adikes RC, Kortan MB, Case LB, Lier AJ, Panaretos NS, Slater SQ, Rengarajan M, Feliu M, Cheney RE. Human Myo19 is a novel myosin that associates with mitochondria. Current Biology 19, 2008-2013. 2009


  Denis Phichith
         
10 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
    Allison Zajec
         
17 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
BIOPHYS MEETING PRACTICE TALKS    
         
24 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

BIOPHYS MEETING

   
         
March '10
9
3 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room BIOPHYS MEETING HIGHLIGHTS    
         
10 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Rivera GM, Vasilescu D, Papayannopoulos V, Lim WA, Mayer BJ. A reciprocal interdependence between Nck and PI(4,5)P(2) promotes localized N-WASp-mediated actin polymerization in living cells.
Mol Cell. 2009 Nov 13;36(3):525-35.

  Beth Feeser
         
17 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Liu B, Larsson L, Caballero A, et al. The polarisome is required for segregation and retrograde transport of protein aggregates. Cell 2010 140:257-267.   Trey Schroeder
         
24 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

Oguchi Y, Mikhailenko SV, et al. Robust processivity of myosin V under off-axis loads. National Chem Biology, 2010 March 14

  John Beausang
         
31 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Gebhardt, JCM. Bornschlögl, T and Rief M. Full distance-resolved folding energy landscape of one single protein molecule. PNAS 2010 107:2013-2018
  John Lewis
         
April '10
9
7 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

Vérane Achard,Jean-Louis Martiel, Alphée Michelot, Christophe Guérin, Anne-Cécile Reymann, Laurent Blanchoin, and Rajaa Boujemaa-Paterski A ‘‘Primer’’-Based Mechanism Underlies Branched Actin Filament Network
Formation and Motility
. Current Biology 20, 423–428, March 9, 2010

  Yujie Sun
         
14 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Suzuki Y, Higuchi Y, Hizume K, Yokokawa M, Yoshimura SH, Yoshikawa K and Takeyasu K. Molecular dynamics of DNA and nucleosomes in solution studied by fast-scanning atomic force microscopy. J. Ultramicroscopy, 2010 In Press.
  Taniya Das
         
21 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00

Hiyama S, Gojo R, Shima T, Takeuchi S, Sutoh K. "Biomolecular motor based nano- or microscale particle translocations on DNA microarrays".
Nano Lett. 2009, 9, 2407 - 2413.

Sugita S, Murase T, Sakamoto N, Ohasi T, Sato M. "Size sorting of kinesin-driven microtubules with topographical grooves on a chip". Lab Chip. 2010, 10, 755-761.

  Anand Pillarisetti
         
28 Blockley Hall 1311 Conf room
12:00 - 1:00
Derivery E, Sousa C, Gautier JJ, Lombard B, Loew D and Gautreau A. The Arp2/3 Activator WASH Controls the Fission of Endosomes through a Large Multiprotein Complex. Developmental Cell 2009. 17,712-723
  Allison Zajac
         
May '10
9
5 BRB 251
12:00 - 1:00

Bai F, Branch RW, Nicolau DV Jr, Pilizota T, Steel BC, Maini PK, Berry RM. Conformational spread as a mechanism for cooperativity in the bacterial flagellar switch. Science 2010, 327, 685-689

  Serapion Pyrpassopoulos
         
12 BRB 251
12:00 - 1:00
Kapitein LC, Schlager MA, Kuijpers M, etal. Mixed microtubules steer dynein-driven cargo transport into dendrites. Current Biology, 2010 20:290-299.   Chris Mitchell
         
19 BRB 251
12:00 - 1:00
CANCELLED    
         
26 BRB 251
12:00 - 1:00
CANCELLED    
         

 

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