Douglas Robinson

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19942019
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1994

Morphogenesis of Drosophila ovarian ring canals

Robinson, D., Cant, K. & Cooley, L., Jul 1994, In : Development. 120, 7, p. 2015-2025 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morphogenesis
Drosophila
Actins
Ovum
Cytoplasmic Structures
1996

Stable intercellular bridges in development: The cytoskeleton lining the tunnel

Robinson, D., Dec 1996, In : Trends in Cell Biology. 6, 12, p. 474-479 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intercellular Junctions
Cytoskeleton
Drosophila
Cell Adhesion
Organelles
1997

Drosophila kelch is an oligomeric ring canal actin organizer

Robinson, D. & Cooley, L., Aug 25 1997, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 138, 4, p. 799-810 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophila
Actins
Proteins
Oogenesis
Dimerization

Examination of the function of two kelch proteins generated by stop codon suppression

Robinson, D. & Cooley, L., 1997, In : Development. 124, 7, p. 1405-1417 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminator Codon
Proteins
Female Infertility
Transfer RNA
Codon

Formation of the Drosophila ovarian ring canal inner rim depends on cheerio

Robinson, D., Smith-Leiker, T. A., Sokol, N. S., Hudson, A. M. & Cooley, L., Apr 1997, In : Genetics. 145, 4, p. 1063-1072 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drosophila
Oocytes
Oogenesis
Cytoskeleton
Actin Cytoskeleton

Genetic analysis of the actin cytoskeleton in the Drosophila ovary

Robinson, D. & Cooley, L., 1997, In : Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology. 13, p. 147-170 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actin Cytoskeleton
Drosophila
Ovum
Ovary
Morphogenesis
2000
Dictyostelium
Cytokinesis
Libraries
Myosin Type II
Proteins

Towards a molecular understanding of cytokinesis

Robinson, D. & Spudich, J. A., Jun 1 2000, In : Trends in Cell Biology. 10, 6, p. 228-237 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
2001

Cell division: Biochemically controlled mechanics

Robinson, D., Sep 18 2001, In : Current Biology. 11, 18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mechanical Phenomena
Cytokinesis
atomic force microscopy
Atomic Force Microscopy
cytokinesis
2002

Dictyostelium cytokinesis: From molecules to mechanics

Robinson, D., Girard, K. D., Octtaviani, E. & Reichl, E. M., 2002, In : Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility. 23, 7-8, p. 719-727 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dictyostelium
Cytokinesis
Viscoelasticity
Mechanics
Myosin Type II

Dynacortin is a novel actin bundling protein that localizes to dynamic actin structures

Robinson, D., Ocon, S. S., Rock, R. S. & Spudich, J. A., Mar 15 2002, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 277, 11, p. 9088-9095 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actins
Cytokinesis
Proteins
Actin Cytoskeleton
Dimers

Quantitation of the distribution and flux of myosin-II during cytokinesis

Robinson, D., Cavet, G., Warrick, H. M. & Spudich, J. A., Jan 4 2002, In : BMC Cell Biology. 3, 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Cytokinesis
Phosphorylation
Cytoplasm
Dictyostelium
2004

Dynacortin contributes to cortical viscoelasticity and helps define the shape changes of cytokinesis

Girard, K. D., Chaney, C., Delannoy, M., Kuo, S. C. & Robinson, D., Apr 7 2004, In : The EMBO journal. 23, 7, p. 1536-1546 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
Viscoelasticity
Mechanical properties
Actins
Molecular Biology

Mechanics and regulation of cytokinesis

Robinson, D. & Spudich, J. A., Apr 2004, In : Current Opinion in Cell Biology. 16, 2, p. 182-188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
Mechanics
Spindle Apparatus
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
2005
Cytokinesis
Myosin Type II
Cell Shape
Microscopy
Stem Cells

The stress and strain of cytokinesis

Reichl, E. M., Effler, J. C. & Robinson, D., Apr 2005, In : Trends in Cell Biology. 15, 4, p. 200-206 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
Cell Shape
Mechanics
Myosin Type II
Stem Cells
2006
Myosin Type II
Dictyostelium
Actins
Cytokinesis
Chemotactic Factors

Enlazin, a natural fusion of two classes of canonical cytoskeletal proteins, contributes to cytokinesis dynamics

Octtaviani, E., Effler, J. C. & Robinson, D., Dec 2006, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 17, 12, p. 5275-5286 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytoskeletal Proteins
Cytokinesis
Cell Adhesion
Mechanics
Actins

Mitosis-Specific Mechanosensing and Contractile-Protein Redistribution Control Cell Shape

Effler, J. C., Kee, Y. S., Berk, J. M., Tran, M. N., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Oct 10 2006, In : Current Biology. 16, 19, p. 1962-1967 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

contractile proteins
Contractile Proteins
Cytokinesis
Cell Shape
cytokinesis
2007

A Mechanosensory System Controls Cell Shape Changes during Mitosis

Effler, J. C., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Jan 1 2007, In : Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.). 6, 1, p. 30-35 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
Cell Shape
Mitosis
Feedback
Control systems

Dynacortin facilitates polarization of chemotaxing cells

Kabacoff, C., Xiong, Y., Musib, R., Reichl, E. M., Kim, J., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Nov 26 2007, In : BMC Biology. 5, 53.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemotaxis
actin
Actins
polarization
Polarization

Putting the Brakes on Cytokinesis with α-Actinin

Reichl, E. M. & Robinson, D., Oct 9 2007, In : Developmental Cell. 13, 4, p. 460-462 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Actinin
Signal transduction
Cytokinesis
Complex networks

Using lessons from cellular and molecular structures for future materials

LeDuc, P. R. & Robinson, D., Nov 19 2007, In : Advanced Materials. 19, 22, p. 3761-3770 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular structure
Functional materials
Materials science
Biological materials
DNA
2008

Interactions between Myosin and Actin Crosslinkers Control Cytokinesis Contractility Dynamics and Mechanics

Reichl, E. M., Ren, Y., Morphew, M. K., Delannoy, M., Effler, J. C., Girard, K. D., Divi, S., Iglesias, P. A., Kuo, S. C. & Robinson, D., Apr 8 2008, In : Current Biology. 18, 7, p. 471-480 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Cytokinesis
cytokinesis
Myosins
myosin

Modeling cellular deformations using the level set formalism

Yang, L., Effler, J. C., Kutscher, B. L., Sullivan, S. E., Robinson, D. & Iglesias, P. A., Jul 24 2008, In : BMC Systems Biology. 2, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Shape
Level Set
Cell signaling
Cell
Modeling

Motor Proteins: Myosin Mechanosensors

Kee, Y. S. & Robinson, D., Sep 23 2008, In : Current Biology. 18, 18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type I
Myosins
myosin
Molecules
Proteins
2009

Mechanosensing through Cooperative Interactions between Myosin II and the Actin Crosslinker Cortexillin I

Ren, Y., Effler, J. C., Norstrom, M., Luo, T., Firtel, R. A., Iglesias, P. A., Rock, R. S. & Robinson, D., Sep 15 2009, In : Current Biology. 19, 17, p. 1421-1428 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Myosins
myosin
Cytokinesis
cooperatives

Microtubule-nucleus interactions in dictyostelium discoideum mediated by central motor kinesins

Tikhonenko, I., Nag, D. K., Robinson, D. & Koonce, M. P., May 2009, In : Eukaryotic Cell. 8, 5, p. 723-731 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinesin
Dictyostelium
Microtubules
Microtubule-Organizing Center
Interphase
2010

14-3-3, an integrator of cell mechanics and cytokinesis

Robinson, D., Nov 2010, In : Small GTPases. 1, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14-3-3 Proteins
Cytokinesis
Mechanics
Myosin Type II
Amoeba

14-3-3 coordinates microtubules, rac, and myosin II to control cell mechanics and cytokinesis

Zhou, Q., Kee, Y. S., Poirier, C. C., Jelinek, C., Osborne, J., Divi, S., Surcel, A., Will, M. E., Eggert, U. S., Müller-Taubenberger, A., Iglesias, P. A., Cotter, R. J. & Robinson, D., Nov 9 2010, In : Current Biology. 20, 21, p. 1881-1889 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Cytokinesis
cytokinesis
myosin
Mechanics

Automated characterization of cell shape changes during amoeboid motility by skeletonization

Xiong, Y., Kabacoff, C., Franca-Koh, J., Devreotes, P. N., Robinson, D. & Iglesias, P. A., Mar 24 2010, In : BMC Systems Biology. 4, 33.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skeletonization
Motility
Cell Shape
Cell Migration
Retraction

Cortical mechanics and meiosis II completion in mammalian oocytes are mediated by myosin-II and Ezrin-Radixin-Moesin (ERM) proteins

Larson, S. M., Lee, H. J., Hung, P. H., Matthews, L. M., Robinson, D. & Evans, J. P., Sep 15 2010, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 21, 18, p. 3182-3192 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Meiosis
Mechanics
Oocytes
Fertilization

Cytokinesis through biochemical-mechanical feedback loops

Surcel, A., Kee, Y. S., Luo, T. & Robinson, D., Dec 2010, In : Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology. 21, 9, p. 866-873 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physiological Feedback
Cytokinesis
Dictyostelium
Cytoplasm

Involvement of the cytoskeleton in controlling leading-edge function during chemotaxis

Lee, S., Shen, Z., Robinson, D., Briggs, S. & Firtel, R. A., Jun 1 2010, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 21, 11, p. 1810-1824 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemotactic Factors
Chemotaxis
Cytoskeleton
Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinases
Myosin Type II
2011

Dictyostelium huntingtin controls chemotaxis and cytokinesis through the regulation of myosin II phosphorylation

Wang, Y., Steimle, P. A., Ren, Y., Ross, C. A., Robinson, D., Egelhoff, T. T., Sesaki, H. & Iijima, M., Jul 1 2011, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 22, 13, p. 2270-2281 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Dictyostelium
Cytokinesis
Chemotaxis
Protein Phosphatase 2

The spatial and mechanical challenges of female meiosis

Evans, J. P. & Robinson, D., Oct 2011, In : Molecular Reproduction and Development. 78, 10-11, p. 769-777 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meiosis
Polar Bodies
Mechanics
Oocytes
Cytokinesis
2012

A mechanosensory system governs myosin II accumulation in dividing cells

Kee, Y. S., Ren, Y., Dorfman, D., Iijima, M., Firtel, R., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Apr 15 2012, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 23, 8, p. 1510-1523 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Mechanical Stress
Spindle Apparatus
Asymmetric Cell Division
Contractile Proteins

A novel role for aquaporin-5 in enhancing microtubule organization and stability

Sidhaye, V., Chau, E., Srivastava, V., Sirimalle, S., Balabhadrapatruni, C., Aggarwal, N. R., D'Alessio, F., Robinson, D. & King, L. S., Jun 8 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 6, e38717.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquaporin 5
aquaporins
Microtubules
microtubules
Permeability

Bringing the physical sciences into your cell biology research

Robinson, D. & Iglesias, P. A., Nov 1 2012, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 23, 21, p. 4167-4170 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Science Disciplines
Cell Biology
Research Personnel
Biological Science Disciplines
Research

Cytokinesis mechanics and mechanosensing

West-Foyle, H. & Robinson, D., Oct 2012, In : Cytoskeleton. 69, 10, p. 700-709 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cytokinesis
Mechanics
Myosin Type II
Proteins

Deconvolution of the cellular force-generating subsystems that govern cytokinesis furrow ingression

Poirier, C. C., Ng, W. P., Robinson, D. & Iglesias, P. A., Apr 2012, In : PLoS Computational Biology. 8, 4, e1002467.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Cytokinesis
cytokinesis
Deconvolution
deconvolution

Separation anxiety: Stress, tension and cytokinesis

Mohan, K., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Jul 15 2012, In : Experimental Cell Research. 318, 12, p. 1428-1434 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Separation Anxiety
Cytokinesis
Mechanical Phenomena
Biochemical Phenomena
Stem Cells

Understanding the cooperative interaction between myosin II and actin cross-linkers mediated by actin filaments during mechanosensation

Luo, T., Mohan, K., Srivastava, V., Ren, Y., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Jan 18 2012, In : Biophysical Journal. 102, 2, p. 238-247 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Myosins
Actin Cytoskeleton
Actins
Mechanical Stress

α-Catenin and IQGAP Regulate Myosin Localization to Control Epithelial Tube Morphogenesils in Dictyostelium

Dickinson, D. J., Robinson, D., Nelson, W. J. & Weis, W. I., Sep 11 2012, In : Developmental Cell. 23, 3, p. 533-546 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosin Type II
Catenins
Dictyostelium
Myosins
Morphogenesis
2013

A summer academic research experience for disadvantaged youth

Kabacoff, C., Srivastava, V. & Robinson, D., Sep 4 2013, In : CBE Life Sciences Education. 12, 3, p. 410-418 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

internship
Vulnerable Populations
Internship and Residency
Students
Research

Molecular mechanisms of cellular mechanosensing

Luo, T., Mohan, K., Iglesias, P. A. & Robinson, D., Nov 2013, In : Nature Materials. 12, 11, p. 1064-1071 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myosins
Actins
Filamins
Myosin Type II
Proteins

Prophase I mouse oocytes are deficient in the ability to respond to fertilization by decreasing membrane receptivity to sperm and establishing a membrane block to polyspermy

Kryzak, C. A., Moraine, M. M., Kyle, D. D., Lee, H. J., Cubeñas-Potts, C., Robinson, D. & Evans, J. P., 2013, In : Biology of Reproduction. 89, 2, 44.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meiotic Prophase I
Aptitude
Fertilization
Oocytes
Spermatozoa
2014

Competition between human cells by entosis

Sun, Q., Luo, T., Ren, Y., Florey, O., Shirasawa, S., Sasazuki, T., Robinson, D. & Overholtzer, M., Nov 5 2014, In : Cell Research. 24, 11, p. 1299-1310 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Entosis
Cell-in-Cell Formation
Neoplasms
Cell Death
Actomyosin

Mimicking the mechanical properties of the cell cortex by the self-assembly of an actin cortex in vesicles

Luo, T., Srivastava, V., Ren, Y. & Robinson, D., 2014, In : Applied Physics Letters. 104, 15, 153701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cortexes
self assembly
mechanical properties
cells
emulsions
2015

Cell shape regulation through mechanosensory feedback control

Mohan, K., Luo, T., Robinson, D. & Iglesias, P. A., Aug 6 2015, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 12, 109, 20150512.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell Shape
Feedback control
Dictyostelium
Feedback
Myosin Type II