Recent Publications

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Garzon-Coral C, Fantana HA, Howard J:  A force-generating machinery maintains the spindle at the cell center during mitosis.  Science. 2016 May 27. PMID: 27230381

Sartori P, Geyer VF, Scholich A, Jülicher F, Howard J:  Dynamic curvature regulation accounts for the symmetric and asymmetric beats of Chlamydomonas flagella.  Elife. 2016 May 11; 2016 May 11. PMID: 27166516                             

Hibbel A, Bogdanova A, Mahamdeh M, Jannasch A, Storch M, Schäffer E, Liakopoulos D, Howard J:  Kinesin Kip2 enhances microtubule growth in vitro through length-dependent feedback on polymerization and catastrophe.  Elife. 2015 Nov 18; 2015 Nov 18. PMID: 26576948

Howard J:  Quantitative cell biology: the essential role of theory.  Mol Biol Cell. 2014 Nov 5. PMID: 25368416

Zanic M, Widlund PO, Hyman AA, Howard J:  Synergy between XMAP215 and EB1 increases microtubule growth rates to physiological levels.  Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Jun; 2013 May 12. PMID: 23666085

Liang X, Madrid J, Gärtner R, Verbavatz JM, Schiklenk C, Wilsch-Bräuninger M, Bogdanova A, Stenger F, Voigt A, Howard J:  A NOMPC-dependent membrane-microtubule connector is a candidate for the gating spring in fly mechanoreceptors.  Curr Biol. 2013 May 6; 2013 Apr 11. PMID: 23583554

Gardner MK, Zanic M, Gell C, Bormuth V, Howard J:  Depolymerizing kinesins Kip3 and MCAK shape cellular microtubule architecture by differential control of catastrophe.  Cell. 2011 Nov 23. PMID: 22118464

Howard J, Grill SW, Bois JS:  Turing’s next steps: the mechanochemical basis of morphogenesis.  Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2011 Jun. PMID: 21602907