Publications

Our Publications

Below is a list of some of our publications. For a full list of our publications on PubMed, click here.

Wu SZ and Bezanilla M. (2018)
Actin microtubule cross talk mediates tip growth. Journal of Cell Biology, published online July 30th
PubMed
JCB
van Gisbergen PAC, Wu SZ, Chang M, Pattavina KA, Bartlett ME, Bezanilla M. (2018)
An ancient Sec10-formin fusion provides insights into actin-mediated regulation of exocytosis. Journal of Cell Biology 217(3): 945-957
PubMed
JCB
Bascom CS Jr, Winship LJ, Bezanilla M. (2018)
Simultaneous imaging and functional studies reveal a tight correlation between calcium and action networks. PNAS 115(12): E2869-E2878.
PubMed
PNAS
Bascom CS, Hepler PK, Bezanilla M. (2018)
Interplay between Ions, the Cytoskeleton, and Cell Wall Properties during Tip Growth. Plant Physiology 176(1): 28-40.
PubMed
Plant Physiology
Bascom CS, Wu S-Z, Nelson K, Oakey J, Bezanilla M. (2016)
Long-Term Growth of Moss in Microfluidic Devices Enables Subcellular Studies in Development. Plant Physiology 172(1): 28-37.
PubMed
Plant Physiology
Burkart GM, Baskin TI, Bezanilla M. (2015)
A family of ROP proteins that suppresses actin dynamics, and is essential for polarized growth and cell adhesion. Journal of Cell Science 128(14): 2553-64.
PubMed
JCS
Wu S-Z, Bezanilla M. (2014)
Myosin VIII associates with microtubule ends and together with actin plays a role in guiding plant cell division. eLife 3: e03498.
PubMed
eLife
van Gisbergen PA, Bezanilla M. (2013)
Plant formins: membrane anchors for actin polymerization. Trends Cell Biol. 23(5): 227-33.
PubMed
Science Direct
Rounds CM, Bezanilla M. (2013)
Growth mechanisms in tip-growing plant cells. Annual Reviews of Plant Biology 64: 243-65.
PubMed
Annual Reviews
van Gisbergen PA, Li M, Wu SZ, Bezanilla M. (2012)
Class II formin targeting to the cell cortex by binding PI(3,5)P(2) is essential for polarized growth. Journal of Cell Biology 198(2): 235-50
PubMed
JCB
Vidali L, Bezanilla M. (2012)
Physcomitrella patens: a model for tip cell growth and differentiation. Curr Opin Plant Biol. 15(6): 625-31.
PubMed
Science Direct
Wu SZ, Bezanilla M. (2012)
Transient RNAi assay in 96-well plate format facilitates high-throughput gene function studies in planta. Methods in Molecular Biology. 918: 327-40.
PubMed
Springer
Wu SZ, Ritchie JA, Pan AH, Quatrano RS, Bezanilla M. (2011)
Myosin VIII regulates protonemal patterning and developmental timing in the moss Physcomitrella patens. Molecular Plant 4(5): 909-21
PubMed
Science Direct
Augustine RC, Pattavina KA, Tüzel E, Vidali L, Bezanilla M. (2011)
Actin interacting protein1 and actin depolymerizing factor drive rapid actin dynamics in Physcomitrella patens. Plant Cell 23(10): 3696-710
PubMed
Plant Cell
Prigge MJ, Bezanilla M. (2010)
Evolutionary crossroads in developmental biology: Physcomitrella patens. Development 137(21): 3535-43
PubMed
Development
Vidali L, Burkart GM, Augustine RC, Kerdavid E, Tüzel E, Bezanilla M. (2010)
Myosin XI is essential for tip growth in Physcomitrella patens. Plant Cell 22(6): 1868-82
PubMed
Plant Cell
Vidali L, Augustine RC, Fay SN, Franco P, Pattavina KA, Bezanilla M. (2009)
Rapid screening for temperature-sensitive alleles in plants. Plant Physiology 151(2): 506-14
PubMed
Plant Physiology
Vidali L, Rounds CM, Hepler PK, Bezanilla M. (2009)
Lifeact-mEGFP reveals a dynamic apical F-actin network in tip growing plant cells. PLoS One 4(5): e5744
PubMed
PLoS One
Vidali L, van Gisbergen PA, Guérin C, Franco P, Li M, Burkart GM, Augustine RC, Blanchoin L, Bezanilla M. (2009)
Rapid formin-mediated actin-filament elongation is essential for polarized plant cell growth. PNAS 106(32): 13341-6.
PubMed
PNAS
Augustine RC, Vidali L, Kleinman KP, Bezanilla M. (2008)
Actin depolymerizing factor is essential for viability in plants, and its phosphoregulation is important for tip growth. The Plant Journal 54(5): 1863-75.
PubMed
Wiley
Vidali L, Augustine RC, Kleinman KP, Bezanilla M. (2007)
Profilin is essential for tip growth in the moss Physcomitrella patens. Plant Cell 19(11): 3705-22
PubMed
Plant Cell
Bezanilla M, Perroud P-F, Pan A, Klueh P, Quatrano RS (2005)
An RNAi System in Physcomitrella patens with an Internal Marker for Silencing Allows for Rapid Identification of Loss of Function Phenotypes. Plant biol. 7: 251-257.
PubMed
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