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Ripps H. and Chappell RL. 2014. Review: Zinc’s functional significance in the vertebrate retina. Molecular Vision. 20:1067-1074.

Spatial organization of cytokinesis signaling reconstituted in a cell-free system. Nguyen PA, Groen AC, Loose M, Ishihara K, Wühr M, Field CM, Mitchison TJ. Science. 2014 Oct 10; 346(6206):244-7.

Organization of early frog embryos by chemical waves emanating from centrosomes. Ishihara K, Nguyen PA, Wühr M, Groen AC, Field CM, Mitchison TJ. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2014 Sep 5; 369(1650).

Glycogen-supplemented mitotic cytosol for analyzing Xenopus egg microtubule organization. Groen AC, Ngyuen PA, Field CM, Ishihara K, Mitchison TJ. Methods Enzymol. 2014; 540:417-33.

Xenopus egg cytoplasm with intact actin. Field CM, Nguyen PA, Ishihara K, Groen AC, Mitchison TJ. Methods Enzymol. 2014; 540:399-415.

Mehta,SB; and Oldenbourg, R. 2014. Image Simulation for Biological Microscopy: Microlith. Biomedical Optics Express. 5:1822-1838.

Tkacz, R; Oldenbourg, R; Mehta SB; Miansari, A; Verma, A and Majumder, M. 2014. pH Dependent Isotropic to Nematic Phase Transitions in Graphene Oxide Dispersions Reveal Droplet Liquid Crystalline Phases. Chemical Communications. 50:6668-6671.

Brodsky, AS; Fischer, A; Miller, DH; Vang, S; MacLaughlan, S; Wu, HT; Yu, J; Steinhoff, M; Collins C; Smith, PJS; Raphael, BJ; Brard, L. 2014. Expression Profiling of Primary and Metastatic Ovarian Tumors Reveals Differences Indicative of Aggressive Disease. PLoS One. Apr 14;9(4):e94476.

Anastassov. I; Ripps. H; Chappell. RL. 2014. Cytoprotection by endogenous zinc in the vertebrate retina. Journal of Neurochemistry. 129:249-255.

LaFountain Jr, JR and Oldenbourg, R. 2014. Kinetochore-Driven Outgrowth of Microtubules is a Central Contributor to Kinetochore Fiber Maturation in Crane-fly Spermatocytes. Molecular Biology of the Cell. E14-01-008.

Bridges AA; Zhang H; Mehta SB; Occhipinti P; Tani T, Gladfelter AS. 2014. Septin Assemblies Form by Diffusion-driven Annealing on Membranes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Feb 11;111(6):2146-51.

Zakhary, MJ; Gibaud, T; Nadir Kaplan, C; Barry, E; Oldenbourg, R; Meyer, RB; Dogic, Z .2014. Imprintable Membranes from Incomplete Chiral Coalescence. Nature Communications. (5) 2041-1742:3063.

Van Mooy, BAS, Hmelo, LR, Fredricks, HF, Ossolinski, JE, Pedlera, BE, Bogorff, DJ and Smith, PJS. 2014. Quantitative exploration of the fundamental microbial processes that contribute to the accumulation of natural biofilms on ships’ hulls. Biofouling.

Tkacz, R; Oldenbourg, R; Fulcher, A; Miansari, M; Mainak, M. 2014. Capillary-Force-Assisted Self-Assembly (CAS) of Highly Ordered and Anisotropic Graphene-Based Thin Films. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. (118) 1932-7447:259-267.


Eremeeva, EV; Burakova, LP; Krasitskaya, V; Kudryavtsev, AN; Shimomura, O; Frank, LA .2013. Hydrogen-Bond Networks between the C-Terminus and Arg from the First Alpha-helix Stabilize Photoprotein Molecules. Photochemical Photobiological Sciences. (13). 1474-905X:541-547.

Anderson, C.A.; Eser, U.; Korndorf, T.; Borsuk, M.E.; Skotheim, J.M.; Gladfelter, A.S.  2013. Nuclear Repulsion allows division autonomy in a single cytoplasm. Curr Biol. 23, 1999-2010, (2013).

Graham, DM; Huang, L; Robinson, KR;  and Messerli, MA. 2013. Epidermal keratinocyte polarity and motility require Ca2+ influx through TRPV1. J. Cell Sci. 126:4602-4613. July 2013.

Lee, C. Z., H.;  Baker, A.; Occhipinti, P. ; Borsuk, M.E.; Gladfelter, A.S. 2013. Protein aggregation behavior regulates cyclin transcript localization and cell-cycle control. Developmental Cell 25, 572-584(2013), PMCID: PMC-Journal in process.

Vang S, Wu H-T, Fischer A, Miller DH, MacLaughlan S, Elijah Douglass, Margaret Steinhoff, Colin Collins, Peter J. S. Smith, Laurent Brard, Alexander S. Brodsky (2013) Identification of Ovarian Cancer Metastatic miRNAs. PLoS ONE 8(3): e58226

Koike-Tani M; Tani T; Mehta S; Verma A; and Oldenbourg R. 2013. Polarized light microscopy in reproductive and developmental biology. Molecular Reproduction and Development Early view online.

Chowanadisai, W; Graham, DM; Keen, CL; Rucker RB; Messerli, MA. 2013. “A zinc transporter gene required for development of the nervous system”. Commun. Int. Biol. 2013: 6:e26207

Nozaki T; Kaizu K; Pack CG; Tamura S; Tani T; Hihara S; Nagai T; Takahashi K; Maeshima K. 2013.  Flexible and dynamic nucleosome fiber in living mammalian cells. Nucleus 4:349-356, 2013. PMID: 23945462.

Anastassov, I; Shen, W; Ripps, H; and Chappell, R L. Zinc Modulation of Calcium Activity at the Photoreceptor Terminal: A Calcium Imaging Study. Experimental Eye Research. 112:37-44. July 2013:

Mehta S; Shribak M; and Oldenbourg R. 2013. Polarized light imaging of birefringence and diattenuation at high resolution and high sensitivity. Journal of Optics. 15, 094007.

Chowanadisai, W; Graham, DM; Keen, CL; Rucker, RB and Messerli, MA. 2013. Neurulation and neurite extension require the zinc transporter ZIP12 (slc39a12) PNAS 2013 110: 9903-9908.

Lauzon, RJ; Brown, C; Kerr, L; and Tiozzo, S. Phagocyte dynamics in a highly regenerative urochordate: Insights into development and host defense. Developmental Biology.Feb 2013: 357-373.

Maruta, H; and Messerli, SM. 2013. PAK1 in Brain Diseases and Disorder in PAKs,RAC/CDC42(p21)-activated Kinases Towards the Cure of Cancer and Other PAK-dependent Diseases. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. February 2013, pp. 87-106.

Petry S; Groen AC; Ishihara K; Mitchison TJ; Vale RD. 2013. Branching microtubule nucleation in Xenopus egg extracts mediated by augmin and TPX2. Cell ; 152(4): 768–777.

Maruta, H; Messerli, SM; and Jha, RK.2013. Natural or Synthetic Therapeutics that Block PAKs. In PAKs, RAC/CDC42 (p21)-activated Kinases. Towards the Cure of Cancer and Other PAK-dependent Diseases. Elsevier Oxford, UK. February 2013, pp. 53-76.

Oldenbourg, R. Polarization microscopy. Biomedical Optical Phase Microscopy and Nanoscopy.  N. Shaked, Z. Zalevsky, & L. Satterwhite, editors, Elsevier, Oxford, UK 2013 : 311-338.

Shribak, M. Differential Interference Contrast Microscopy. Biomedical Optical Phase Microscopy and Nanoscopy.  N. Shaked, Z. Zalevsky, & L. Satterwhite, editors, Elsevier, Oxford, UK 2013: 19-42.

Shribak, M. 2013. “Quantitative orientation-independent differential interference contrast microscope with fast switching shear direction and bias modulation”. Journal of the Optical Society of America. March 2013 (4): 769-782.

Sheppard CJR; Mehta SB; and Heintzmann R. 2013. Superresolution by image scanning microscopy. Optics Letters 38, 2889-2892.


Alaviana, KN; Dworetzkyc, SI: Bonannib, L: Zhanga, P;  Sacchettib, S; Mariggiob, MA;  Onofrjb, M;  Thomasb, A;  Lia, H;  Mangoldc, JE;  Signorec, AP;  DeMarcoc, U;  Demadyc, DR; Nabilia, P; Lazrovea, E; Smith, PJS; Gribkoffc, VK;  Jonas, EA. 2012.  Effects of dexpramipexole on brain mitochondrial conductances and cellular bioenergetic efficiency.  Brain Research 1446:1-11.   March 2012.

Angueyra, JM; Pulido, C; Malagón, G; Nasi, E; and Gomez, MdP. 2012. Melanopsin-Expressing Amphioxus Photoreceptors Transduce Light via a Phospholipase C Signaling Cascade. PLoS ONE 7(1): e29813.  January 2012.

Ferrer, C; Malagon, G; Gomez, M.d.P; and Nasi, E. 2012. Dissecting the determinants of light sensitivity in amphioxus microvillar photoreceptors: possible evolutionary implications for melanopsin signaling.The Journal of Neuroscience 32.50 (2012): 17977-17987.

Gerstenberger, JP; Occhipinti, P; and Gladfelter, AS. 2012. Heterogeneity in Mitochondrial Morphology and Membrane Potential Is Independent of the Nuclear Division Cycle in Multinucleate Fungal Cells. Eukaryotic Cell. American Society for Microbiology, January 1st.

Gibaud, T; Barry, E; Zakhary, MJ; Henglin, M; Ward, A;Yang,Y; Berciu, C; Oldenbourg, R;  Hagan, MF; Nicastro, D; Meyer, RB; and Dogic, Z. 2012. Reconfigurable self-assembly through chiral control of interfacial tension. Nature 481: 348-51. January 2012.

Gitlin JD; Lill,R (Eds). 2012. Cell Biology of Metals. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta; 1823:1405-1642. September 2012.

Graham, DM; Messerli MA; and Pethig, R. 2012. 3D Dielectrophoretic Manipulation of Cells and Organelles using a Single Pin Electrode. Biotechniques 52:39-43. September  2012.

Gray, JP; Alavian, KN; Jonas, LA; Heart, E. 2012. NAD kinase (NADK) regulates the size of the NADPH pool and insulin secretion in pancreatic beta cells. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 303(2):E191-199. April 2012.

Heart, E; Palo, M; Womack, T; Smith, PJS; Gray, JP. 2012. The level of menadione redox-cycling in pancreatic beta cells is proportional to the glucose concentration:  role of NADH and consequences for insulin secretion. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 258:216-225. January 2012.

Hihara, S; Pack, CG; Kaizu, K; Tani, T; Hanafusa,T; Nozaki, T; Takemoto, S; Yoshimi, T; Yokota, H; Imamoto, N; Sako, Y; Kinjo, M; Takahashi, K; Nagai, T; Maeshima, K.2012. Local Nucleosome Dynamics Facilitate Chromatin Accessibility in Living Mammalian Cells. Cell Reports 27:1645-56.

Jacoby, J; Kreitzer, MA; Alford, S; Qian, HH;  Tchernookova, BK;  Naylor, ER;  Malchow. RP.2012. Extracellular pH dynamics of retinal horizontal cells examined using electrochemical and fluorometric methods.  Journal of Neurophysiology 107(3) 868-879. February 2012.

Kreitzer, MA; Jacoby, J; Naylor, E; Baker, A; Grable, T; Tran, E; Booth, SE; Qian, HH; Malchow, RP.2012. Distinctive patterns of alterations in proton efflux from goldfish retinal horizontal cells monitored with self-referencing H plus -selective electrodes. European Journal of Neuroscience 36(8):3040-3050. October 2012.

LaFountain Jr., J R; Cohan C S; and Oldenbourg, R. 2012. Pac-man motility of kinetochores unleashed by laser microsurgery. Molecular Biology of the Cell 23: 3133-42. June 2012.

Li, WJ; Moriwaki, T; Tani,T; Watanabe,T; Kaibuchi, K; Goshima, G.2012. Reconstitution of dynamic microtubules with Drosophila XMAP215, EB1, and Sentin. Journal of Cell Biology 199:849-862.

Meseroll, RA; Howard, L; and Gladfelter, AS. 2012. Septin ring size scaling and dynamics require the coiled-coil region of Shs1p. Molecular Biology of the Cell. American Society for Cell Biology, January 1st.

Meseroll, RA; Occhipinti, P; and Gladfelter, A S. 2012. Septin Phosphorylation and Coiled-Coil Domains Function in Cell and Septin Ring Morphology in the Filamentous Fungus Ashbya gossypii. Eukaryotic Cell. American Society for Microbiology, January 1st.

Messerli, SM; and Shribak, M; 2012. Image of Immortalized human schwannoma HEI-193 cells. The Cell: An Image Library,, CIL numbers 41933, ASCB.

Oldenbourg, R. 2012. Polarization Microscopy. in  Shaked, NT; Zalevskey,Z;  and Satterwhite, L.(eds.) Biomedical Optical Phase Microscopy and Nanoscopy. Amsterdam: Elsevier. Book Chapter November 2012.

Pulido, C; Malagón, G; Ferrer, C; Chen, JK; Angueyra, JM; Nasi, E; and Gomez, MP. 2012. The light-sensitive conductance of melanopsin-expressing Joseph and Hesse cells in amphioxus.  Journal of General Physiology. 139:19-30. January 2012.

Shribak, M. 2012. “Differential interference contrast (DIC) microscopy”. In: Biomedical Optical Phase Microscopy and Nanoscopy (eds. Shaked,NT; Zalevsky, Z; and Satterwhite, LL.), Elsevier. Book Chapter November 2012.

Shribak, M; and LaFountain , J. 2012. Images of Nephrotoma suturalis spermatocyte. The Cell: An Image Library,, CIL numbers 41457, ASCB.

Shribak, M; and Arkhipova, I. 2012. Images of bdelloid rotifer Philodina roseola. The Cell: An Image Library,, CIL numbers 41670, ASCB.

Shribak, M.2012. Image of Diatom arachnoidiscus. The Cell: An Image Library,, CIL numbers 41837, ASCB.

Wang, Y; Zhu, S; Weisman, GA; Gitlin, JD; Petris, MJ.2012. Conditional knockout of the Menkes disease copper transporter demonstrates its critical role in embryogenesis. PloS One; 7:e43039. August 2012.

Wang, Y; Zhu, S; Hodgkinson, V; Prohaska, JR; Weisman, GA; Gitlin, JD; Petris, MJ.2012. Maternofetal and neonatal copper requirements revealed by enterocyte-specific deletion of the Menkes disease protein.. Am J Physiol; 303:G1236-1244. December 2012.


Anastassov, I; Shen, W; Ripps, H; Chappell, RL. 2011. Zinc Modulation of L-type Calcium Channels at Photoreceptor Terminals. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 52: E-Abstract 4802.

Anastassov, I; Chappell, RL. 2011. Calcium-dependent release of endogenous zinc from photoreceptor terminals modulates presynaptic L-type calcium channels.  Program No. 450.10/19 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington DC: Society for Neuroscience. Abstract Online.

Anker, JF; and Gladfelter, AS. 2011. Axl2 Integrates Polarity Establishment, Maintenance, and Environmental Stress Response in the Filamentous Fungus Ashbya gossypii. Eukaryotic Cell. American Society for Microbiology, January 1st.

 Alavian, K N; Li, H; Collis, L; Bonnanni, L;  Zeng, L; Sacchetti, S;  Lazrove, E;  Nabili, P;  Flaherty B; Grahams, M; Chen, Y; Messerli, SM;  Mariggio, MA; Rahner, C; McNay,E;  Shore, G; Smith, PJ; Hardwick, JM;  & Jonas, EA. 2011. Bcl-xL regulates metabolic efficiency of neurons through interaction with the mitochondrial F1FO ATP synthase.  Nature Cell Biology, 13(10):1224-1233.

DeGiorgis JA; Cavaliere KR; Burbach JP. 2011. Identification of molecular motors in the Woods Hole squid, Loligo pealei: an expressed sequence tag approach. Cytoskeleton (Hoboken).  Oct;68(10):566-77.

DeMay, BS; Bai, X; Howard, L; Occhipinti, P; Meseroll, R A; Spiliotis, E T; Oldenbourg, R; Gladfelter, AS. 2011. Septin filaments exhibit a dynamic, paired organization that is conserved from yeast to mammals. J. Cell Biol. 193: 1065-81.

DeMay, BS; Noda, N; Gladfelter, AS; Oldenbourg, R. 2011. Rapid and quantitative imaging of excitation polarized fluorescence reveals ordered septin dynamics in live yeast. Biophys. J. 101: 985-94.

Fussell, KC; Udasin, RG; Gray, JP; Mishin, V; Smith, PJ; Heck, DE;  Laskin, JD.  2011.  Redox cycling and increased oxygen utilization contribute to diquat-induced oxidative stress and cytotoxicity in Chinese hamster ovary cells overexpressing NADPH-cytochrome P450 reductase. Free Radic Biol Med. 50(7):  874-882.

Fussell, KC; Udasin, RG; Smith, PJS; Gallo, MA; Laskin, JD. 2011 Catechol metabolites of endogenous estrogens induce redox cycling and generate reactive oxygen species in breast epithelial cells. Carcinogenesis, 32, (8), 1285-1293. (doi:10.1093/carcin/bgr109) (PMID:21665890)

Gomez, M; Espinosa, L; Ramirez, N;  Nasi, E. 2011. Arrestin in ciliary invertebrate photoreceptors: Molecular identification and functional analysis in vivo. Journal of Neuroscience. 31:1811–1819.

Gray, JP; Eisen, T; Cline, GW; Smith, PJ; Heart, E. 2011. Plasma Membrane Electron Transport in pancreatic β-cells is mediated in part by NQO1. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 301: E113-121.

Heart E; Palo M; Womack T; Smith PJS; Gray JP. 2011. The level of menadione redox-cycling in pancreatic beta cells is proportional to the glucose concentration:  role of NADH and consequences for insulin secretion. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 258:216-225.

Lafountain, JR Jr; Cohan, CS; Oldenbourg, R. 2011. Functional states of kinetochores revealed by laser microsurgery and fluorescent speckle microscopy. Molecular Biology of the Cell 22: 4801-8.

Medina, JE; Messerli, MA; Messerli, S M. 2011.  Screening for metabolic differences in drug resistant ovarian cancer cells.  SACNAS National Conference, San Diego, CA.

Menachery, A; Graham D; Messerli, SM; Pethig, R & Smith, PJS. 2011.  Dielectrophoretic tweezer for isolating and manipulating target cells.  IET Nanobiotechnology, Mar; 5 (1):1-7.

Miyata, H; Noda, N; Fairbairn, D J; Oldenbourg, R; Cardullo, RA. 2011. Assembly of the fluorescent acrosomal matrix and its fate in fertilization in the water strider, Aquarius remigis. J. Cell. Physiol. 226: 999-1006.

Nasi, E; and Gomez, M. 2011. Microvillar and ciliary photoreceptors In molluscan eyes. In: The Retina and its Disorders (J.C. Besharse and D. Bok eds.), pp.438-446. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Nomura, M; Nagai, T; Harada, Y;  Tani, T. 2011.Facilitated intracellular transport of TrkA by an interaction with nerve growth factor. Developmental Neurobiology, 71, 634–649.

Pekkurnaz G; Fera A; Zimmerberg-Helms J; Degiorgis JA; Bezrukov L; Blank PS; Mazar J; Reese TS; Zimmerberg J. 2011. Isolation and ultrastructural characterization of squid synaptic vesicles. Biol Bull. Apr;220(2):89-96.

Pulido, C; Malagón, G; Ferrer, C; Kuichen,  J; Gomez. M; Nasi. E. 2011. Unusual permeation and blockage properties of the light-sensitive conductance of amphioxus photoreceptors. Journal of General Physiology, 138: 9a.

Saito, K; Arai Y;  Zhang J; Kobayashi K; Tani T; Nagai, T.2011.Conjugation of both on-axis and off-axis light in Nipkow disk confocal microscope to increase availability of incoherent light source. Cell Structure and Function 16; 36 (2):237-46.

Shribak, M. 2011. Complete polarization state generator with one variable retarder and its application for fast and sensitive measuring of two-dimensional birefringence distribution, The Journal of the Optical Society of America A, vol.28, No.3, 410-419.

Shribak, M; Verma, A. 2011.  Orientation-independent DIC microscopy with fast switching shear direction and its applications, in Biophysical Journal, vol. 100 (3), Suppl. 1, 314a-315a.

Smith, JC; Morgan, JR; Buxbaum, JD;  Smith, PJ; Zottoli, SJ; Bloom, OE. 2011. Regeneration in the era of functional genomics and gene network analysis. Biol. Bull. 221: 18-34.

Valm, AM; Welch, J L; Rieken,  C W; Hasegawa, Y; Sogin, ML; Oldenbourg, R; Dewhirst, FE; Borisy, GG. 2011. Systems-level analysis of microbial community organization through combinatorial labeling and spectral imaging. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108: 4152-7.

Zottoli, SJ; Wong, TW; Agostini, MA; Meyers, JR. 2011. Axon cap morphology of the sea robin (Prionotus carolinus) Mauthner cell is correlated with the presence of ‘signature’ field potentials and a C-type startle response. J. Comp. Neurol., 519: 1979-1998.


Angueyra, JM, Pulido, C, Malagon, G, Nasi, E & Del Pilar Gomez, M. 2010. Role of Intracellular Calcium Mobilization in Melanopsin-mediated Light Signalling in Amphioxus. Journal of General Physiology.

Del Pilar Gomez, M & Nasi, E. 2010. On the Transduction Gain of Melanopsin-mediated Light Signalling in Amphioxus: Single-Photon, Unitary, and Early Receptor Currents. Journal of General Physiology.

Espinosa, L, Ramirez, N, Del Pilar Gomez, M & Nasi, E. 2010. Molecular Identification of Two Isoforms of Arrestin in the Retina of Pecten: Role in Light Response Termination in Ciliary Invertebrate Photoreceptors. Journal of General Physiology.

Gatlin, JC, Matov, A, Danuser, G, Mitchison, TJ & Salmon, ED. 2010. Directly probing the mechanical properties of the spindle and its matrix. Journal of Cell Biology 481-489.

Gray, JP and Heart, E. 2010. Usurping the mitochondrial supremacy: extramitochondrial sources of reactive oxygen intermediates and their role in beta cell metabolism and insulin secretion. Toxicol Mech Methods.May;20(4):167-74.

Jaqaman, K, King, EM, Amaro, AC, Winter, JR, Dorn, JF, Elliott, HL, Mchedlishvili, N, McClelland, SE, Porter, IM, Posch, M, Toso, A, Danuser, G, McAinsh, AD, Meraldi, P & Swedlow, JR. 2010. Kinetochore alignment within the metaphase plate is regulated by centromere stiffness and microtubule depolymerases. Journal of Cell Biology 665-679.

Kasinathan, RS., Goronga, T, Messerli, SM, Webb, TR & Greenberg, RM. 2010. Modulation of a Schistosoma mansoni multidrug transporter by the antischistosomal drug praziquantel. FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology 128-135.

Lico, DTP, Rosa, JC, Degiorgis, JA, de Vasconcelos, EJR, Casaletti, L, Tauhata, SBF, Baqui, MMA, Fukuda, M, Moreira, JE & Larson, RE. 2010. NOVEL 65 kDa RNA-BINDING PROTEIN IN SQUID PRESYNAPTIC TERMINALS. Neuroscience 73-83.

Lv, P, Rodriguez-Contreras, A, Kim, HJ, Zhu, J, Wei, D, Choong-Ryoul, S, Eastwood, E, Mu K, Levic, S, Song, H, Yevgeniy, PY, Smith, PJS, Yamoah, EN. 2010. Release and Elementary Mechanisms of Nitric Oxide in Hair Cells. J.Neurophysiol. J Neurophysiol. May;103(5):2494-505.

Maruta, H & Messerli, SM. 2010. Development of new anti-cancer drugs that block the kinase PAK1. Frontiers in Drug Design and Discovery.

Messerli, MA and Smith PJS. 2010. Construction, Theory and Practical Considerations for using Self-Referencing of Ca2+-Selective Microelectrodes for Monitoring Extracellular Ca2+ Gradients. Methods in Cell Biology.

Nasi, E & del Pilar Gomez, M. 2010. Microvillar and Ciliary Photoreceptors in Molluskan Eyes. Encyclopedia of the Eye 21-29.

Oldenbourg, R. 2010. Polarized light microscopy: principles and practice. In: Optical Imaging Techniques: A Laboratory Manual (ed. R. Yuste). Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press. Cold Spring Harbor, NY.

Prabhakar, S, Brenner, GJ, Sung, B, Messerli, SM, Mao, J, Sena-Esteves, M, Stemmer-Rachamimov, A, Tannous, B & Breakefield, XO. 2010. Imaging and therapy of experimental schwannomas using HSV amplicon vector-encoding apoptotic protein under Schwann cell promoter. Cancer Gene Therapy 266-274.

Smith, PJS, Collis, L and Messerli MA. 2010. Windows to Cell Function and Dysfunction: Signatures Written in the Boundary Layers.Bioessays Vol 32(5) June; 32: 514-523.

Smith, KE, Raymond, SL, Valenti, ML, Smith, PJS and Linser PJ. 2010. Physiological and pharmacological characterization of the larval Anopheles albimanus rectum supports a change in protein distribution and/or function in varying salinities. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. Part A 157, pp. 55-62.

Uehara, R, Goshima, G, Mabuchi, I, Vale, RD, Spudich, JA & Griffis, ER. 2010. Determinants of Myosin II Cortical Localization during Cytokinesis. Current Biology 1080-1085.


Barry E, Dogic Z, Meyer RB, Pelcovits RA, Oldenbourg R. 2009. Direct measurement of the twist penetration length in a single smectic A layer of colloidal virus particles. J Phys Chem B. Mar 26;113(12):3910-3.

Demestre, M, Messerli, SM, Celli, N., Shahhossini, M, Kluwe, L, Mautner, V and Maruta, H. 2009. CAPE (Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester)-based propolis extract (Bio-30) suppresses the growth of human neurofibromatosis (NF) tumor xenografts in mice. Phytotherapy Research, Feb; 23(2): 226-30, 2009.

Gleichmann, M, Collis, L, Smith, PJS and Mattson, M. 2009. Simultaneous Single Neuron Recording of O2 Consumption, [Ca2+]i and Mitochondrial Membrane Potential in Glutamate Toxicity. J. of Neurochemistry. 109:644-655.

Goda M, Inoué S, Mabuchi I. 2009. Calyculin-A induces cleavage in a random plane in unfertilized sea urchin eggs. Biol Bull. Feb;216(1):40-4.

Gomez, MdelP; Angueyra, JM and Nasi, E. 2009. Light-transduction in melanopsin-expressing photoreceptors of Amphioxus. PNAS. 106:9081–9086.

Heart, E, Cline, GW, Collis, LP, Pongratz, RL, Gray J and Smith, PJS. 2009. Role for malic enzyme, pyruvate carboxylation and mitochondrial malate import in the glucose-stimulated insulin secretion. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. Jun;296(6):E1354-62.

Henson, J. H., D. Cheung, C. A. Fried, C. B. Shuster, M. K. McClellan, M. K. Voss, J. T. Sheridan and R. Oldenbourg. 2009. Structure and dynamics of an Arp2/3 complex-independent component of the lamellipodial actin network. Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton 66: 679-92.

Huang, L, Cormie P, Messerli, MA and Robinson, KR. 2009. The Involvement of Calcium and Integrins in Directional Responses of Zebrafish Keratocytes Exposed to Electric Fields. J. Cell. Physiol. Apr;219(1):162-72.

Messerli, MA, Collis, LP and Smith PJS. 2009. Fast response, non-invasive, potentiometric microelectrodes resolve single potassium channel activity in the diffusive boundary layer of a single cell. Electroanalysis 21 (17-18): 1906-1913.

Messerli MA; Collis LP & Smith PJS. 2009. Ion trapping with fast response, ion-selective microelectrodes enhances detection of extracellular ion channel gradients . Biophys. J. Feb 18;96(4):1597-605.

Messerli, SM, Ahn, M-R, Kunimasa, K, Yanagihara, M, Tatefuji, T, Hashimoto, K, Mautner, V, Uto, Y, Hori, H, Kumazawa, S, Kaji, K, Ohta, T and Maruta, H. 2009. Artepillin C (ARC) in Brazilian Green Propolis selectively blocks the oncogenic PAK1 signaling and suppresses the growth of NF tumors in mice. Phytotherapy Research, Mar; 23(3): 423-7.

Messerli, SM, Graham, DM, Messerli, MA, Menachery, A, Pethig, R and Smith, PJS. 2009. Measurement of hydrogen ion activity in the intercellular space of schwannoma tumors. Biophysical Journal, 96(3), 632a-633a (abstract).

Messerli, SM, Kasinathan, RS, Morgan, W, Spranger, S and Greenberg, RM. Schistosoma mansoni P-glycoprotein levels increase in response to praziquantel exposure and correlate with reduced praziquantel susceptibility. Mol Biochem Parasitol. Sep;167(1):54-9. Epub 2009 May 3.

Nasi, E. and Gomez, MdelP. Melanopsin-mediated light-sensing in amphioxus: a glimpse of the microvillar photoreceptor lineage within the deuterostomia. Communicative & Integrative Biology (in press)

Nasi, E and Gomez, MdelP. Microvillar and ciliary photoreceptors in molluscan eyes. Encyclopedia of the Eye. Eds. D. Bok, J. Besharse. Elsevier (Oxford). (in press).

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Peyot, M, Gray, JP, Lamontagne, J, Smith, PJS, Holz, GG, Madiraju, M, Prentki, M & Heart, E. 2009. Glucagon Like Peptide-1 Induced Signaling and Insulin Secretion do not Drive Fuel and Energy Metabolism in Primary Rodent Pancreatic beta-Cells. PLoS One. Jul 13;4(7):e6221.

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