M P Sheetz
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Cell migration: regulation of force on extracellular-matrix-integrin complexesM P Sheetz
Dept of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Trends Cell Biol 8:51-4. 1998..In such a model, cell pathfinding and motility can be influenced by ECM rigidity...
- A micromachined device provides a new bend on fibroblast traction forcesC G Galbraith
Department of Cell Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 94:9114-8. 1997....
- Preferential attachment of membrane glycoproteins to the cytoskeleton at the leading edge of lamellaD F Kucik
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710
J Cell Biol 114:1029-36. 1991..Such a mechanism would be most efficient if the leading edge of the cell contained preferential sites for attachment and transport...
- Cell tractionC G Galbraith
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Curr Protoc Cell Biol . 2001..This unit describes several protocols for making silicone sheets to measure traction forces under the entire cell, as well as a protocol for developing a micromachined device to measure forces under subcellular regions...