Cell Migration and Neuritogenesis


Selected publications

Jang, K.J., Kim, M.S., Feltrin, D., Jeon, N.L., Suh, K.Y., and Pertz, O. (2010). Two distinct filopodia populations at the growth cone allow to sense nanotopographical extracellular matrix cues to guide neurite outgrowth. PLoS One 5, e15966.

Pertz, O. (2010). Spatio-temporal Rho GTPase signaling - where are we now? J Cell Sci 123, 1841-1850.

Machacek, M., Hodgson, L., Welch, C., Elliott, H., Pertz, O., Nalbant, P., Abell, A., Johnson, G.L., Hahn, K.M., and Danuser, G. (2009). Coordination of Rho GTPase activities during cell protrusion. Nature 461, 99-103.

Pertz, O.C., Wang, Y., Yang, F., Wang, W., Gay, L.J., Gristenko, M.A., Clauss, T.R., Anderson, D.J., Liu, T., Auberry, K.J., et al. (2008). Spatial mapping of the neurite and soma proteomes reveals a functional Cdc42/Rac regulatory network. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105, 1931-1936.

Pertz, O., Hodgson, L., Klemke, R.L., and Hahn, K.M. (2006). Spatiotemporal dynamics of RhoA activity in migrating cells. Nature 440, 1069-1072.