RONG contact LI

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Publications

  1. pmc Myosin-II puts the squeeze on asymmetric cell division
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research 1000 E 50 th Street, Kansas City, MO 64112, USA
    Dev Cell 19:639-40. 2010
  2. pmc Aneuploidy confers quantitative proteome changes and phenotypic variation in budding yeast
    Norman Pavelka
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nature 468:321-5. 2010
  3. pmc Multisite phosphorylation of the guanine nucleotide exchange factor Cdc24 during yeast cell polarization
    Stephanie C Wai
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6563. 2009
  4. pmc Sequential actin-based pushing forces drive meiosis I chromosome migration and symmetry breaking in oocytes
    Kexi Yi
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    J Cell Biol 200:567-76. 2013
  5. pmc The Arp2/3 complex is required for lamellipodia extension and directional fibroblast cell migration
    Praveen Suraneni
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    J Cell Biol 197:239-51. 2012
  6. pmc Hsp90 stress potentiates rapid cellular adaptation through induction of aneuploidy
    Guangbo Chen
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nature 482:246-50. 2012
  7. pmc Independence of symmetry breaking on Bem1-mediated autocatalytic activation of Cdc42
    Sarah E Smith
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, 64110
    J Cell Biol 202:1091-106. 2013
  8. pmc Asymmetrically inherited multidrug resistance transporters are recessive determinants in cellular replicative ageing
    Amr Eldakak
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 12:799-805. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The art of choreographing asymmetric cell division
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Dev Cell 25:439-50. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint The road to maturation: somatic cell interaction and self-organization of the mammalian oocyte
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 14:141-52. 2013

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Publications18

  1. pmc Myosin-II puts the squeeze on asymmetric cell division
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research 1000 E 50 th Street, Kansas City, MO 64112, USA
    Dev Cell 19:639-40. 2010
    ..Ou et al. (2010) now report in Science a mechanism of asymmetric midzone positioning driven by a polarized cortical distribution of the contractile motor myosin-II...
  2. pmc Aneuploidy confers quantitative proteome changes and phenotypic variation in budding yeast
    Norman Pavelka
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nature 468:321-5. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Multisite phosphorylation of the guanine nucleotide exchange factor Cdc24 during yeast cell polarization
    Stephanie C Wai
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6563. 2009
    ..Previous studies have suggested an important role for phosphorylation of Cdc24, which may regulate activity or function of the protein, representing a key step in the symmetry breaking process...
  4. pmc Sequential actin-based pushing forces drive meiosis I chromosome migration and symmetry breaking in oocytes
    Kexi Yi
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    J Cell Biol 200:567-76. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc The Arp2/3 complex is required for lamellipodia extension and directional fibroblast cell migration
    Praveen Suraneni
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    J Cell Biol 197:239-51. 2012
    ..These results provide insights into the Arp2/3 complex's critical role in lamellipodia extension and directional fibroblast migration...
  6. pmc Hsp90 stress potentiates rapid cellular adaptation through induction of aneuploidy
    Guangbo Chen
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nature 482:246-50. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Independence of symmetry breaking on Bem1-mediated autocatalytic activation of Cdc42
    Sarah E Smith
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, 64110
    J Cell Biol 202:1091-106. 2013
    ..The model predicts a nonmonotonic dependence of cell polarization on the concentration of Rdi1 relative to that of Cdc42. ..
  8. pmc Asymmetrically inherited multidrug resistance transporters are recessive determinants in cellular replicative ageing
    Amr Eldakak
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 12:799-805. 2010
    ..Supporting this hypothesis, mutants lacking certain MDR genes exhibited a reduced replicative lifespan (RLS), whereas introduction of only one extra copy of these MDR genes extended RLS...
  9. doi request reprint The art of choreographing asymmetric cell division
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Dev Cell 25:439-50. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The road to maturation: somatic cell interaction and self-organization of the mammalian oocyte
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 14:141-52. 2013
    ..Meiotic chromatin provides key instructive signals while being 'chauffeured' by both cytoskeletal systems...
  11. pmc Symmetry breaking in biology
    Rong Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol 2:a003475. 2010
    ..Symmetry breaking is essential for cell movement, polarity, and developmental patterning. Amplification of initial asymmetry is key to the conserved mechanisms involved...
  12. pmc Symmetry breaking in the life cycle of the budding yeast
    Brian D Slaughter
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol 1:a003384. 2009
    ..Spatial cues, such as bud scars and pheromone gradients, orient cell polarity by modulating the regulation of the Cdc42 GTPase cycle, thereby biasing the site of asymmetry amplification...
  13. pmc Toward quantitative "in vivo biochemistry" with fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy
    Brian D Slaughter
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 21:4306-11. 2010
    ..Along the way, we describe briefly a few recent examples where these analyses have helped address important biological questions...
  14. doi request reprint Beyond polymer polarity: how the cytoskeleton builds a polarized cell
    Rong Li
    The Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 9:860-73. 2008
    ..Crosstalk coordinates the functions of the two cytoskeletal systems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Toward a molecular interpretation of the surface stress theory for yeast morphogenesis
    Brian Slaughter
    The Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th St Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    Curr Opin Cell Biol 18:47-53. 2006
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Actin-driven chromosomal motility leads to symmetry breaking in mammalian meiotic oocytes
    Hongbin Li
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 10:1301-8. 2008
    ..Symmetry breaking of the actin cloud relative to chromosomes, and net chromosome translocation toward the cortex require actin turnover...
  17. pmc Dual modes of cdc42 recycling fine-tune polarized morphogenesis
    Brian D Slaughter
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 East 50 th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Dev Cell 17:823-35. 2009
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The Ran GTPase mediates chromatin signaling to control cortical polarity during polar body extrusion in mouse oocytes
    Manqi Deng
    Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Dev Cell 12:301-8. 2007
    ..We hypothesize that a Ran(GTP) gradient serves as a molecular ruler to interpret the asymmetric position of the meiotic chromatin...

Research Grants27

  1. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Studying the control of Cytokinesis as an Evolved Complex System
    RONG contact LI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Nature 437, 1043-1047 (2005). 3. Strome, S. Generation of cell diversity during early embryogenesis in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Int. Rev. Cyt. 114, 81-123 (1989). ..
  3. The Mechanism and Regulation of Cytokinesis in Yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  4. Mechanism and Regulation of Cytokinesis in Yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The analysis of Bee1 may shed light on the decease mechanism of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a severe immunodeficiency that correlates with defects in blood cell morphogenesis. ..
  6. The Mechanism and Regulation of Cytokinesis in Yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. REGULATION OF CYTOKINESIS IN BUDDING YEAST
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Because most of these proteins have mammalian homologs, our findings should facilitate studies of similar processes in other eukaryotic organisms. ..
  8. Studying the control of Cytokinesis as an Evolved Complex System
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Nature 437, 1043-1047 (2005). 3. Strome, S. Generation of cell diversity during early embryogenesis in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Int. Rev. Cyt. 114, 81-123 (1989). ..
  9. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The analysis of Bee1 may shed light on the decease mechanism of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a severe immunodeficiency that correlates with defects in blood cell morphogenesis. ..
  10. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The analysis of Bee1 may shed light on the decease mechanism of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a severe immunodeficiency that correlates with defects in blood cell morphogenesis. ..
  11. Mechanisms of cell polarization in yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2) To elucidating the mechanism of Cdc42 recycling during cell polarization. 3) To investigating the dynamic organization of the polar cortex through genome-wide FRAP analysis of polar cap components. ..
  12. Mechanisms of cell polarization in yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..2) To elucidating the mechanism of Cdc42 recycling during cell polarization. 3) To investigating the dynamic organization of the polar cortex through genome-wide FRAP analysis of polar cap components. ..
  13. The Mechanism and Regulation of Cytokinesis in Yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. REGULATION OF CYTOKINESIS IN BUDDING YEAST
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Because most of these proteins have mammalian homologs, our findings should facilitate studies of similar processes in other eukaryotic organisms. ..
  15. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. REGULATION OF CYTOKINESIS IN BUDDING YEAST
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Because most of these proteins have mammalian homologs, our findings should facilitate studies of similar processes in other eukaryotic organisms. ..
  17. ACTIN ASSEMBLY DURING YEAST POLARIZED CELL GROWTH
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The analysis of Bee1 may shed light on the decease mechanism of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a severe immunodeficiency that correlates with defects in blood cell morphogenesis. ..
  18. REGULATION OF CYTOKINESIS IN BUDDING YEAST
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Because most of these proteins have mammalian homologs, our findings should facilitate studies of similar processes in other eukaryotic organisms. ..
  19. REGULATION OF CYTOKINESIS IN BUDDING YEAST
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Because most of these proteins have mammalian homologs, our findings should facilitate studies of similar processes in other eukaryotic organisms. ..
  20. Mechanisms of cell polarization in yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2) To elucidating the mechanism of Cdc42 recycling during cell polarization. 3) To investigating the dynamic organization of the polar cortex through genome-wide FRAP analysis of polar cap components. ..
  21. The Mechanism and Regulation of Cytokinesis in Yeast
    Rong Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..