Selected Achievements

Oliinyk, O.S., Shemetov, A.A., Pletnev, S., Shcherbakova, D.M., and Verkhusha, V.V. Smallest near-infrared fluorescent protein evolved from cyanobacteriochrome as versatile tag for spectral multiplexing. Nature communications 101, 279 (2019/Jan 17). PMID: 30655515.

Keklikoglou, I., Cianciaruso, C., Guc, E., Squadrito, M.L., Spring, L.M., Tazzyman, S., Lambein, L., Poissonnier, A., Ferraro, G.B., Baer, C., Cassara, A., Guichard, A., Iruela-Arispe, M.L., Lewis, C.E., Coussens, L.M., Bardia, A., Jain, R.K., Pollard, J.W., and De Palma, M. Chemotherapy elicits pro-metastatic extracellular vesicles in breast cancer models. Nat Cell Biol (2018/Dec 31). PMID: 30598531.

Suyama, K., Yao, J., Liang, H., Benard, O., Loudig, O.D., Amgalan, D., McKimpson, W.M., Phillips, G.R., Segall, J., Wang, Y., Fineberg, S., Norton, L., Kitsis, R.N., and Hazan, R.B. An Akt3 Splice Variant Lacking the Serine 472 Phosphorylation Site Promotes Apoptosis and Suppresses Mammary Tumorigenesis. Cancer Res 781, 103-114 (2018/Jan 1). PMID: 29038347.

Genna, A., Lapetina, S., Lukic, N., Twafra, S., Meirson, T., Sharma, V.P., Condeelis, J.S., and Gil-Henn, H. Pyk2 and FAK differentially regulate invadopodia formation and function in breast cancer cells. J Cell Biol 2171, 375-395 (2018/Jan 2). PMID: 29133485. PMCID: PMC5748976.

Peng, Q., Lu, S., Shi, Y., Pan, Y., Limsakul, P., Chernov, A.V., Qiu, J., Chai, X., Shi, Y., Wang, P., Ji, Y., Li, Y.J., Strongin, A.Y., Verkhusha, V.V., Izpisua Belmonte, J.C., Ren, B., Wang, Y., Chien, S., and Wang, Y. Coordinated histone modifications and chromatin reorganization in a single cell revealed by FRET biosensors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A (2018/Nov 26). PMID: 30478057.

Wisdom, K.M., Adebowale, K., Chang, J., Lee, J.Y., Nam, S., Desai, R., Rossen, N.S., Rafat, M., West, R.B., Hodgson, L., and Chaudhuri, O. Matrix mechanical plasticity regulates cancer cell migration through confining microenvironments. Nature communications 91, 4144 (2018/Oct 8). PMID: 30297715. PMCID: PMC6175826.

McAuliffe, J.C., Tang, L.H., Kamrani, K., Olino, K., Klimstra, D.S., Brennan, M.F., and Coit, D.G. Prevalence of False-Negative Results of Intraoperative Consultation on Surgical Margins During Resection of Gastric and Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma. JAMA surgery (2018/Oct 24). PMID: 30422226.

Liu, X., Taftaf, R., Kawaguchi, M., Chang, Y.F., Chen, W., Entenberg, D., Zhang, Y., Gerratana, L., Huang, S., Patel, D.B., et al. Homophilic CD44 interactions mediate tumor cell aggregation and polyclonal metastasis in patient-derived breast cancer models. Cancer Discov (2018/Oct 25). PMID: 30361447.

Cassetta, L., and Pollard, J.W. Targeting macrophages: therapeutic approaches in cancer. Nat Rev Drug Discov (2018/Oct 26). PMID: 30361552.