potoroidae

Summary

Summary: A family of rat kangaroos found in and around Australia. Genera include Potorous and Bettongia.

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  1. Dumont S, Salmon E, Mitchison T. Deformations within moving kinetochores reveal different sites of active and passive force generation. Science. 2012;337:355-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these interfaces allow persistent attachment with intermittent active force generation...
  2. Adams M, Matov A, Yarar D, Gupton S, Danuser G, Waterman Storer C. Signal analysis of total internal reflection fluorescent speckle microscopy (TIR-FSM) and wide-field epi-fluorescence FSM of the actin cytoskeleton and focal adhesions in living cells. J Microsc. 2004;216:138-52 pubmed
    ..When used in time-lapse mode, TIR-FSM of actin and GFP-conjugated focal adhesion proteins will allow quantification of molecular dynamics within interesting macromolecular assemblies at the ventral surface of living cells...
  3. Harsono M, Zhu Q, Shi L, DUQUETTE M, Berns M. Development of a dual joystick-controlled laser trapping and cutting system for optical micromanipulation of chromosomes inside living cells. J Biophotonics. 2013;6:197-204 pubmed publisher
    ..This innovative design has enabled the clean severing of chromosome arms using the laser scissors as well as the ability to easily hold and pull the severed arm using the laser tweezers...
  4. Suzuki K, Fujiwara T, Sanematsu F, Iino R, Edidin M, Kusumi A. GPI-anchored receptor clusters transiently recruit Lyn and G alpha for temporary cluster immobilization and Lyn activation: single-molecule tracking study 1. J Cell Biol. 2007;177:717-30 pubmed
  5. Snyder J, Ha Y, Olsofka C, Wahdan R. Both actin and myosin inhibitors affect spindle architecture in PtK1 cells: does an actomyosin system contribute to mitotic spindle forces by regulating attachment and movements of chromosomes in mammalian cells?. Protoplasma. 2010;240:57-68 pubmed publisher
    ..Evidence is presented to suggest that an actomyosin system may help to regulate the initial and continued attachment of chromosomes to the mammalian spindle and could also influence spindle checkpoint(s)...
  6. Austen J, Jefferies R, Friend J, Ryan U, Adams P, Reid S. Morphological and molecular characterization of Trypanosoma copemani n. sp. (Trypanosomatidae) isolated from Gilbert's potoroo ( Potorous gilbertii) and quokka ( Setonix brachyurus). Parasitology. 2009;136:783-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The new species is proposed to be named Trypanosoma copemani n. sp...
  7. McIntosh J, Grishchuk E, Morphew M, Efremov A, Zhudenkov K, Volkov V, et al. Fibrils connect microtubule tips with kinetochores: a mechanism to couple tubulin dynamics to chromosome motion. Cell. 2008;135:322-33 pubmed publisher
    ..These analyses define a ring-independent mechanism for harnessing microtubule dynamics directly to chromosome movement...
  8. Cimini D, Wan X, Hirel C, Salmon E. Aurora kinase promotes turnover of kinetochore microtubules to reduce chromosome segregation errors. Curr Biol. 2006;16:1711-8 pubmed
  9. Suzuki K, Fujiwara T, Edidin M, Kusumi A. Dynamic recruitment of phospholipase C gamma at transiently immobilized GPI-anchored receptor clusters induces IP3-Ca2+ signaling: single-molecule tracking study 2. J Cell Biol. 2007;177:731-42 pubmed

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  1. Smith A, Clark P, Averis S, Lymbery A, Wayne A, Morris K, et al. Trypanosomes in a declining species of threatened Australian marsupial, the brush-tailed bettong Bettongia penicillata (Marsupialia: Potoroidae). Parasitology. 2008;135:1329-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Although it appears unlikely that the parasite is solely responsible for the decline in woylie population size, it may (singularly or in conjunction with other infectious agents) predispose woylies to increased mortality...
  2. Kapoor T, Lampson M, Hergert P, Cameron L, Cimini D, Salmon E, et al. Chromosomes can congress to the metaphase plate before biorientation. Science. 2006;311:388-91 pubmed
    ..This congression mechanism depended on the kinetochore-associated, plus end-directed microtubule motor CENP-E (kinesin-7)...
  3. Dumont S, Mitchison T. Compression regulates mitotic spindle length by a mechanochemical switch at the poles. Curr Biol. 2009;19:1086-95 pubmed publisher
  4. Torosantucci L, De Santis Puzzonia M, Cenciarelli C, Rens W, Degrassi F. Aneuploidy in mitosis of PtK1 cells is generated by random loss and nondisjunction of individual chromosomes. J Cell Sci. 2009;122:3455-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings imply random missegregation of chromosomes as the initial event in the generation of aneuploidy in mammalian somatic cells...
  5. Gomez Godinez V, Wu T, Sherman A, Lee C, Liaw L, Zhongsheng Y, et al. Analysis of DNA double-strand break response and chromatin structure in mitosis using laser microirradiation. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010;38:e202 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, we present a summary of most of the published laser studies on chromosomes in order to provide a general guide of the lasers and operating parameters used by other laboratories...
  6. Sato K, Yamamoto S, Misawa N, Yoshida T, Miyazawa T, Koyanagi Y. Comparative study on the effect of human BST-2/Tetherin on HIV-1 release in cells of various species. Retrovirology. 2009;6:53 pubmed publisher
    ..The cell type-specific effect of hBST-2 may be critical to elucidate the mechanism of BST-2-dependent suppression of virus release. ..
  7. Guimaraes G, Dong Y, McEwen B, DeLuca J. Kinetochore-microtubule attachment relies on the disordered N-terminal tail domain of Hec1. Curr Biol. 2008;18:1778-84 pubmed publisher
  8. Forshaw D, Horwitz A, Ellard K, Friend J, Greed L, Metz M. Hyperoxaluria, hyperglycoluria and renal oxalosis in Gilbert's potoroos (Potorous gilbertii). Aust Vet J. 2017;95:250-258 pubmed publisher
    ..A lack of faecal oxalate-degrading activity was observed in two affected potoroos in which it was measured, whereas oxalate-degrading activity was variably present in healthy captive and wild potoroos...
  9. Reipert S, Kotisch H, Wysoudil B, Neum├╝ller J. Tubulohelical membrane arrays: novel association of helical structures with intracellular membranes. Cell Biol Int. 2009;33:217-23 pubmed publisher
    ..This should make TUHMAs more easily accessible for future studies on their structure and function. ..
  10. Testa I, Wurm C, Medda R, Rothermel E, von Middendorf C, F├Âlling J, et al. Multicolor fluorescence nanoscopy in fixed and living cells by exciting conventional fluorophores with a single wavelength. Biophys J. 2010;99:2686-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The method can be expanded to even more colors by choosing optimized dichroic mirrors and selecting marker molecules with negligible inhomogeneous emission broadening. ..
  11. Chaves I, Nijman R, Biernat M, Bajek M, Brand K, da Silva A, et al. The Potorous CPD photolyase rescues a cryptochrome-deficient mammalian circadian clock. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e23447 pubmed publisher
  12. Botero A, Clode P, Peacock C, Thompson R. Towards a Better Understanding of the Life Cycle of Trypanosoma copemani. Protist. 2016;167:82-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The capability of T. copemani G2 to infect cells may have important consequences for pathogenicity and suggests it might employ similar strategies to complete its life cycle in the vertebrate host to those seen in T. cruzi. ..
  13. Pavani S, DeLuca J, Piestun R. Polarization sensitive, three-dimensional, single-molecule imaging of cells with a double-helix system. Opt Express. 2009;17:19644-55 pubmed publisher
    ..Further, we show that the 3D information from the two channels can be optimally combined to yield up to 30% improvement in localization precision relative to a single polarization channel system. ..
  14. Ligon L, Holzbaur E. Microtubules tethered at epithelial cell junctions by dynein facilitate efficient junction assembly. Traffic. 2007;8:808-19 pubmed
  15. Reipert S. Microtubule-tethering junctions are fine structural distinct entities that deserve attention. Traffic. 2007;8:1706-7 pubmed
    ..Here, we encourage systematic analysis of cortical microtubule capture by electron microscopy. ..
  16. Hafi N, Grunwald M, van den Heuvel L, Aspelmeier T, Chen J, Zagrebelsky M, et al. Fluorescence nanoscopy by polarization modulation and polarization angle narrowing. Nat Methods. 2014;11:579-84 pubmed publisher
    ..We applied the method to standard wide-field microscopy with camera detection and to two-photon scanning microscopy, imaging the fine structural details of neuronal spines. ..
  17. Okubo Suzuki R, Okada D, Sekiguchi M, Inokuchi K. Synaptopodin maintains the neural activity-dependent enlargement of dendritic spines in hippocampal neurons. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2008;38:266-76 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that SYNPO stabilized activity-dependent increases in spine volume and imply that late-phase changes in spine morphology involve SYNPO. ..
  18. Mitchell C, Hutton S, Myers G, Brunham R, Timms P. Chlamydia pneumoniae is genetically diverse in animals and appears to have crossed the host barrier to humans on (at least) two occasions. PLoS Pathog. 2010;6:e1000903 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified a separate human lineage present in two Australian Indigenous isolates (independent geographical locations). This lineage is distinct and is present in Australian amphibians as well as a range of Australian marsupials. ..
  19. Rafelski S, Theriot J. Bacterial shape and ActA distribution affect initiation of Listeria monocytogenes actin-based motility. Biophys J. 2005;89:2146-58 pubmed
    ..Over time, saltatory motility and sensitivity to the immediate environment decreased as bacterial movement became robust at a constant steady-state speed. ..
  20. Udy D, Voorhies M, Chan P, Lowe T, Dumont S. Draft De Novo Transcriptome of the Rat Kangaroo Potorous tridactylus as a Tool for Cell Biology. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0134738 pubmed publisher
    ..We expect that this high quality transcriptome will make rat kangaroo cells a more tractable system for linking molecular-scale function and cellular-scale dynamics. ..
  21. Vaughan R, Vitali S, Eden P, Payne K, Warren K, Forshaw D, et al. Cryptococcosis in Gilbert's and long-nosed potoroo. J Zoo Wildl Med. 2007;38:567-73 pubmed
    ..Pulmonary infection was also observed in the long-nosed potoroo. Specific treatment with antifungal agents was unsuccessful in the long-nosed potoroo. ..
  22. Vaughan Higgins R, Buller N, Friend J, Robertson I, Monaghan C, Fenwick S, et al. Balanoposthitis, dyspareunia, and treponema in the critically endangered Gilbert's potoroo (Potorous gilbertii). J Wildl Dis. 2011;47:1019-25 pubmed
  23. Koster M, Dai D, Marinari B, Sano Y, Costanzo A, Karin M, et al. p63 induces key target genes required for epidermal morphogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007;104:3255-60 pubmed
    ..Our data provide insights into the role of DeltaNp63alpha in epidermal morphogenesis and homeostasis, and may contribute to our understanding of the pathogenic mechanisms underlying disorders caused by p63 mutations. ..
  24. Thompson C, Botero A, Wayne A, Godfrey S, Lymbery A, Thompson R. Morphological polymorphism of Trypanosoma copemani and description of the genetically diverse T. vegrandis sp. nov. from the critically endangered Australian potoroid, the brush-tailed bettong (Bettongia penicillata (Gray, 1837)). Parasit Vectors. 2013;6:121 pubmed publisher
    ..At a species level, woylies are critically endangered and have declined by 90% since 1999. The predation of individuals made more vulnerable by disease is thought to be the primary cause of this decline, but remains to be proven...
  25. Delorme Walker V, Peterson J, Chernoff J, Waterman C, Danuser G, DerMardirossian C, et al. Pak1 regulates focal adhesion strength, myosin IIA distribution, and actin dynamics to optimize cell migration. J Cell Biol. 2011;193:1289-303 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings establish Paks as critical molecules coordinating cytoskeletal systems for efficient cell migration...
  26. Tran A, Melly G, Doucette R, Ashcraft B, Sebren L, Havko N, et al. Synthesis and activity of the archazolid western hemisphere. Org Biomol Chem. 2011;9:7671-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The V-ATPase inhibitory activity of this compound along with a previously prepared eastern domain was then tested using a convenient Arabidopsis-based V-ATPase assay...
  27. Berns M, Krasieva T, Sun C, Dvornikov A, Rentzepis P. A polarity dependent fluorescence "switch" in live cells. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2004;75:51-6 pubmed
    ..A possible use as a bi-stable, on/off sensor is discussed...
  28. Yang Q, Karpikov A, Toomre D, Duncan J. 3-D reconstruction of microtubules from multi-angle total internal reflection fluorescence microscopy using Bayesian framework. IEEE Trans Image Process. 2011;20:2248-59 pubmed publisher
    ..The presented method has the potential to provide a reliable tool for 3-D reconstruction and tracking of microtubules...
  29. Johnson C, Vernes K, Payne A. Demography in relation to population density in two herbivorous marsupials: testing for source-sink dynamics versus independent regulation of population size. Oecologia. 2005;143:70-6 pubmed
    ..The results of our study argue against this interpretation...
  30. Webster K, Dawson T. The high aerobic capacity of a small, marsupial rat-kangaroo (Bettongia penicillata) is matched by the mitochondrial and capillary morphology of its skeletal muscles. J Exp Biol. 2012;215:3223-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Bettongia penicillata, a rat-kangaroo (family Potoroidae), is a small (1 kg), active hopper whose fAS is somewhat elevated...
  31. Sahl S, Leutenegger M, Hilbert M, Hell S, Eggeling C. Fast molecular tracking maps nanoscale dynamics of plasma membrane lipids. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107:6829-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Our experimental approach demonstrates that fast molecular movements can be tracked with minimal invasion, which can reveal new important details of cellular nano-organization...
  32. Michelot A, Grassart A, Okreglak V, Costanzo M, Boone C, Drubin D. Actin filament elongation in Arp2/3-derived networks is controlled by three distinct mechanisms. Dev Cell. 2013;24:182-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, three distinct mechanisms control filament elongation in different regions of Arp2/3 networks, maintaining pools of assembly-competent actin species while ensuring proper filament polarity and facilitating force production...
  33. Ferraro Gideon J, Sheykhani R, Zhu Q, Duquette M, Berns M, Forer A. Measurements of forces produced by the mitotic spindle using optical tweezers. Mol Biol Cell. 2013;24:1375-86 pubmed publisher
    ..These forces are close to theoretical calculations of forces causing chromosome movements but 100 times lower than the 700 pN measured previously in grasshopper spermatocytes...
  34. Robinson R, Snyder J. An innovative fixative for cytoskeletal components allows high resolution in colocalization studies using immunofluorescence techniques. Histochem Cell Biol. 2004;122:1-5 pubmed
    ..We present evidence that CytoSkelFix is a superior preservative and would be useful in fixation for all types of immunofluorescence colocalization studies where superior preservation is required...
  35. Ponti A, Matov A, Adams M, Gupton S, Waterman Storer C, Danuser G. Periodic patterns of actin turnover in lamellipodia and lamellae of migrating epithelial cells analyzed by quantitative Fluorescent Speckle Microscopy. Biophys J. 2005;89:3456-69 pubmed
    ..Several algorithmic advances in speckle image processing are described enabling the analysis of kinetic and kinematic activities of polymer networks at the level of single speckles...
  36. Dong S, Hamel E, Bai R, Covell D, Beutler J, Porco J. Enantioselective synthesis of (+)-chamaecypanone C: a novel microtubule inhibitor. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2009;48:1494-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Initial biological studies demonstrate that (+)-chamaecypanone C is an inhibitor of tubulin assembly and binds at the colchicine site...
  37. Moritake S, Taira S, Sugiura Y, Setou M, Ichiyanagi Y. Magnetic nanoparticle-based mass spectrometry for the detection of biomolecules in cultured cells. J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 2009;9:169-76 pubmed
    ..Our new nanoparticle-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry technique is a quick and convenient way to profile biomolecules in cultured cells...
  38. Yu L, Mohanty S, Zhang J, Genc S, Kim M, Berns M, et al. Digital holographic microscopy for quantitative cell dynamic evaluation during laser microsurgery. Opt Express. 2009;17:12031-8 pubmed
    ..This system will permit quantitative evaluation of the damage and/or the repair of the cell or cell organelles in real time...
  39. Frankham G, Handasyde K, Eldridge M. Novel insights into the phylogenetic relationships of the endangered marsupial genus Potorous. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2012;64:592-602 pubmed publisher
    ..Molecular dating estimated that divergences within Potorous occurred in the late Miocene through to the early Pliocene...
  40. Colombelli J, Besser A, Kress H, Reynaud E, Girard P, Caussinus E, et al. Mechanosensing in actin stress fibers revealed by a close correlation between force and protein localization. J Cell Sci. 2009;122:1665-79 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, our quantitative analysis shows that force and protein localization are closely correlated in stress fibers, suggesting a very direct force-sensing mechanism along actin bundles...
  41. Giljov A, Karenina K, Malashichev Y. Does bipedality predict the group-level manual laterality in mammals?. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e51583 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we evaluated the hypothesis that the postural characteristics are the key variable shaping the manual laterality expression across mammalian species...
  42. Wakida N, Botvinick E, Lin J, Berns M. An intact centrosome is required for the maintenance of polarization during directional cell migration. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e15462 pubmed publisher
    ..The PtK cell line has been extensively used as a model for cytoskeletal dynamics during cell migration. The U2OS cell line serves as a model for a complex, single migrating cell...
  43. Silva B, Stambaugh J, Berns M. Targeting telomere-containing chromosome ends with a near-infrared femtosecond laser to study the activation of the DNA damage response and DNA damage repair pathways. J Biomed Opt. 2013;18:095003 pubmed publisher
    ..However, phosphorylated p53 at serine 15 is detected only at chromosome ends and not at chromosome arms. Full activation of DDR on damaged chromosome ends may explain previously published results that showed the delay of cytokinesis...
  44. Boros G, Miko E, Muramatsu H, Weissman D, Emri E, Rozsa D, et al. Transfection of pseudouridine-modified mRNA encoding CPD-photolyase leads to repair of DNA damage in human keratinocytes: a new approach with future therapeutic potential. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2013;129:93-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The mRNA-based transient expression of proteins offers a number of opportunities for future application in medicine. ..
  45. Paparini A, Senanayake S, Ryan U, Irwin P. Molecular confirmation of the first autochthonous case of human babesiosis in Australia using a novel primer set for the beta-tubulin gene. Exp Parasitol. 2014;141:93-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The complete phylogenetic reconstruction, based on the two loci sequenced from the Australian clinical isolate, is also shown here for the first time. ..
  46. Lowe T, Kley R, van der Ven P, Himmel M, Huebner A, Vorgerd M, et al. The pathomechanism of filaminopathy: altered biochemical properties explain the cellular phenotype of a protein aggregation myopathy. Hum Mol Genet. 2007;16:1351-8 pubmed
    ..The mutant filamin does not associate with wild type filamin. These findings are of great importance to explain the pathomechanism of this disease...
  47. Rens W, Torosantucci L, Degrassi F, Ferguson Smith M. Incomplete sister chromatid separation of long chromosome arms. Chromosoma. 2006;115:481-90 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest a limit in chromosome arm length for efficient chromosome transmission through mitosis...
  48. Robinson R, Snyder J. Localization of myosin II to chromosome arms and spindle fibers in PtK1 cells: a possible role for an actomyosin system in mitosis. Protoplasma. 2005;225:113-22 pubmed
    ..We conclude from this study that there is an actomyosin system present in the mitotic spindle and that myosin is attached to chromosome arms and may act as a thruster in moving chromosomes during the mitotic process...
  49. Stead Richardson E, Bradshaw D, Friend T, Fletcher T. Monitoring reproduction in the critically endangered marsupial, Gilbert's potoroo (Potorous gilbertii): preliminary analysis of faecal oestradiol-17beta, cortisol and progestagens. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2010;165:155-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Faecal cortisol levels in captive females were significantly lower than those in wild-caught individuals and thus there is no indication that elevated cortisol levels per se inhibited reproduction in captive females...
  50. Stout J, Rizk R, Kline S, Walczak C. Deciphering protein function during mitosis in PtK cells using RNAi. BMC Cell Biol. 2006;7:26 pubmed
    ..PtK cells, due to their flat morphology and their small number of large chromosomes, allow microscopic visualizations to be readily performed...
  51. Menche D, Arikan F, Li J, Rudolph S, Sasse F. Efficient one-pot synthesis of biologically active polysubstituted aromatic amines. Bioorg Med Chem. 2007;15:7311-7 pubmed
  52. Wang Z, Shah J, Berns M, Cleveland D. In vivo quantitative studies of dynamic intracellular processes using fluorescence correlation spectroscopy. Biophys J. 2006;91:343-51 pubmed
    ..Photon counting histograms reveal that both complexes contain only a single molecule of Cdc20. The underlying mechanisms of the activities of APC/CCdc20 throughout the cell cycle are discussed in light of our experimental observations...
  53. Fujiwara T, Iwasawa K, Kalay Z, Tsunoyama T, Watanabe Y, Umemura Y, et al. Confined diffusion of transmembrane proteins and lipids induced by the same actin meshwork lining the plasma membrane. Mol Biol Cell. 2016;27:1101-19 pubmed publisher
    ..These results support a model of anchored TM-protein pickets lining actin-based MSK as a major mechanism for regulating diffusion. ..
  54. Hein B, Willig K, Hell S. Stimulated emission depletion (STED) nanoscopy of a fluorescent protein-labeled organelle inside a living cell. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:14271-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Time-lapse STED recordings document morphological changes of the ER over time. Thus, nanoscale 3D imaging of organelles in the interior of living cells greatly expands the scope of light microscopy in cell biology...
  55. Setou M, Radostin D, Atsuzawa K, Yao I, Fukuda Y, Usuda N, et al. Mammalian cell nano structures visualized by cryo Hilbert differential contrast transmission electron microscopy. Med Mol Morphol. 2006;39:176-80 pubmed
    ..Thus, Hilbert differential contrast phase electron microscopy of vitrified cells is a nano-scale molecular imaging technique that opens up new vistas for exploring the supramolecular organization of the mammalian cell...
  56. Kaewmongkol G, Kaewmongkol S, Burmej H, Bennett M, Fleming P, Adams P, et al. Diversity of Bartonella species detected in arthropod vectors from animals in Australia. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 2011;34:411-7 pubmed publisher
  57. Trappe J, Claridge A, Jumpponen A. Fire, hypogeous fungi and mycophagous marsupials. Mycol Res. 2005;109:516-8 pubmed
  58. Warburton N. Comparative jaw muscle anatomy in kangaroos, wallabies, and rat-kangaroos (marsupialia: macropodoidea). Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2009;292:875-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The enlarged triangular pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone, in particular, is distinctive of Lagsotrophus...
  59. Shaner N, Sanger J, Sanger J. Actin and alpha-actinin dynamics in the adhesion and motility of EPEC and EHEC on host cells. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton. 2005;60:104-20 pubmed
    ..A simple physical model was developed to describe elongation and translocation of EPEC/EHEC pedestals in terms of actin polymerization and depolymerization dynamics...
  60. Baker N, Zeitlin S, Shi L, Shah J, Berns M. Chromosome tips damaged in anaphase inhibit cytokinesis. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e12398 pubmed publisher
    ..When multiple chromosome tips were irradiated in the same cell, the cytokinesis defects increased, suggesting a potential dose-dependent mechanism. These results suggest a mechanism in which dysfunctional telomeres inhibit mitotic exit...
  61. Wu M, Huang B, Graham M, Raimondi A, Heuser J, Zhuang X, et al. Coupling between clathrin-dependent endocytic budding and F-BAR-dependent tubulation in a cell-free system. Nat Cell Biol. 2010;12:902-8 pubmed publisher
    ..They also show that clathrin spatially directs plasma membrane invaginations that lead to the generation of endocytic vesicles larger than those enclosed by the coat...
  62. Wei J, Seemann J. Induction of asymmetrical cell division to analyze spindle-dependent organelle partitioning using correlative microscopy techniques. Nat Protoc. 2009;4:1653-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, the generated nucleus-lacking cytoplast provides an ideal environment to test the feasibility and activity of biological processes in the absence of genomic influence. The protocol takes 2-4 d to complete...
  63. Shannon K, Canman J, Ben Moree C, Tirnauer J, Salmon E. Taxol-stabilized microtubules can position the cytokinetic furrow in mammalian cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2005;16:4423-36 pubmed
    ..We discuss our findings relative to models for cleavage stimulation...
  64. Colombelli J, Reynaud E, Rietdorf J, Pepperkok R, Stelzer E. In vivo selective cytoskeleton dynamics quantification in interphase cells induced by pulsed ultraviolet laser nanosurgery. Traffic. 2005;6:1093-102 pubmed
    ..We extend the application of the method by demonstrating induced dynamic behavior of actin-stress fibers after severing. This new method enables the quantitative investigation of cytoskeleton dynamics in a local confinement...
  65. Rong J, Bunce M, Wayne A, Pacioni C, Ryan U, Irwin P. A high prevalence of Theileria penicillata in woylies (Bettongia penicillata). Exp Parasitol. 2012;131:157-61 pubmed publisher
    ..penicillata did not appear to cause red cell injury or anaemia. Further studies are required to determine the clinical significance of T. penicillata in woylies...
  66. Mendoza M, Besson S, Danuser G. Quantitative fluorescent speckle microscopy (QFSM) to measure actin dynamics. Curr Protoc Cytom. 2012;Chapter 2:Unit2.18 pubmed publisher
    ..QFSM software identifies and computationally tracks and utilizes the location, appearance, and disappearance of speckles to derive network flows and maps of the rate of filament assembly and disassembly...
  67. Effenberger Neidnicht K, Breyer S, Mahal K, Sasse F, Schobert R. Modification of uptake and subcellular distribution of doxorubicin by N-acylhydrazone residues as visualised by intrinsic fluorescence. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2012;69:85-90 pubmed publisher
  68. Chen J, Jaeger K, Den Z, Koch P, Sundberg J, Roop D. Mice expressing a mutant Krt75 (K6hf) allele develop hair and nail defects resembling pachyonychia congenita. J Invest Dermatol. 2008;128:270-9 pubmed
  69. Prigozhina N, Waterman Storer C. Decreased polarity and increased random motility in PtK1 epithelial cells correlate with inhibition of endosomal recycling. J Cell Sci. 2006;119:3571-82 pubmed
    ..We have also tested the effects of other Rab proteins, implicated in endocytic recycling, and discovered a clear correlation between the degree of recycling inhibition and the increase in non-directional cell motility...
  70. Wolgemuth C. Lamellipodial contractions during crawling and spreading. Biophys J. 2005;89:1643-9 pubmed
  71. Popov S, Popova G, Paderin N, Koval O, Ovodova R, Ovodov Y. Preventative antiinflammatory effect of potamogetonan, a pectin from the common pondweed Potamogeton natans L. Phytother Res. 2007;21:609-14 pubmed
    ..Thus, a pectin named potamogetonan PN-300 was isolated from P. natans and was shown to possess a preventive antiinflammatory effect following oral administration...