Siyuan Wang

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The mechanics of shape in prokaryotes
    Siyuan Wang
    Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 5:564-74. 2013
  2. pmc Helical insertion of peptidoglycan produces chiral ordering of the bacterial cell wall
    Siyuan Wang
    Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E595-604. 2012
  3. pmc The bacterial actin MreB rotates, and rotation depends on cell-wall assembly
    Sven van Teeffelen
    Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:15822-7. 2011
  4. pmc Cell shape can mediate the spatial organization of the bacterial cytoskeleton
    Siyuan Wang
    Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics and Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Biophys J 104:541-52. 2013
  5. pmc Actin-like cytoskeleton filaments contribute to cell mechanics in bacteria
    Siyuan Wang
    Department of Molecular Biology, Department of Physics, and Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:9182-5. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The mechanics of shape in prokaryotes
    Siyuan Wang
    Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 5:564-74. 2013
    ..We also propose future research directions that will help clarify the mystery of bacterial cell morphogenesis...
  2. pmc Helical insertion of peptidoglycan produces chiral ordering of the bacterial cell wall
    Siyuan Wang
    Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E595-604. 2012
    ..These physical principles of cell growth link the molecular structure of the bacterial cytoskeleton, mechanisms of wall synthesis, and the coordination of cell-wall architecture...
  3. pmc The bacterial actin MreB rotates, and rotation depends on cell-wall assembly
    Sven van Teeffelen
    Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:15822-7. 2011
    ..These findings both broaden the view of cytoskeletal motors and deepen our understanding of the physical basis of bacterial morphogenesis...
  4. pmc Cell shape can mediate the spatial organization of the bacterial cytoskeleton
    Siyuan Wang
    Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics and Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Biophys J 104:541-52. 2013
    ..The predictions of the model can be verified through genetic, microscopic, and microfluidic approaches...
  5. pmc Actin-like cytoskeleton filaments contribute to cell mechanics in bacteria
    Siyuan Wang
    Department of Molecular Biology, Department of Physics, and Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:9182-5. 2010
    ..These data are the first evidence that the bacterial cytoskeleton contributes to the mechanical integrity of a cell in much the same way as it does in eukaryotes...