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  • Papers in the research focus “cell dynamics and imaging”


    Ebrahimkutty M, Duan J, Nusse H, Klingauf J, Galic M. Negatively curved cellular membranes promote BAIAP2 signaling hub assembly. Nanoscale 2023;15: 6759-6769. Abstract
    Galic M, Ungermann C, Cosentino K. Highlight: on the past and the future of cellular microcompartments. Biol Chem 2023;404: 377-378. Abstract
    Kramer R, Wolterhoff N, Galic M, Rumpf S. Developmental pruning of sensory neurites by mechanical tearing in Drosophila. J Cell Biol 2023;222Abstract
    Saha T, Heuer A, Galic M. Systematic analysis of curvature-dependent lipid dynamics in a stochastic 3D membrane model. Soft Matter 2023Abstract
    Sokolova A, Galic M. Modulation of self-organizing circuits at deforming membranes by intracellular and extracellular factors. Biol Chem 2023Abstract


    Pawluchin A, Galic M. Moving through a changing world: Single cell migration in 2D vs 3D. Front Cell Dev Biol 2022;10: 1080995. Abstract


    Beckmann D, Romer-Hillmann A, Krause A, Hansen U, Wehmeyer C, Intemann J, de Gorter DJJ, Dankbar B, Hillen J, Heitzmann M, Begemann I, Galic M, Weinhage T, Foell D, Ai R, Kremerskothen J, Kiener HP, Muller S, Kamradt T, Schroder C, Leitao E, Horsthemke B, Rosenstiel P, Nordstrom K, Gasparoni G, Gasparoni N, Walter J, Li N, Yang X, Chung H-R, Pavenstadt H, Lindemann N, Schnittler HJ, Wang W, Firestein GS, Pap T, Korb-Pap A. Lasp1 regulates adherens junction dynamics and fibroblast transformation in destructive arthritis. Nat Commun 2021;12: 3624. Abstract
    Berganza E, Ebrahimkutty MP, Vasantham SK, Zhong C, Wunsch A, Navarrete A, Galic M, Hirtz M. A multiplexed phospholipid membrane platform for curvature sensitive protein screening. Nanoscale 2021;13: 12642-12650. Abstract
    Mancinelli G, Lamparter L, Nosov G, Saha T, Pawluchin A, Kurre R, Rasch C, Ebrahimkutty M, Klingauf J, Galic M. Dendrite tapering actuates a self-organizing signaling circuit for stochastic filopodia initiation in neurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2021;118Abstract


    Begemann I, Keller U, Nüsse H, 1 Klingauf J, Galic M. Parallel Acquisition of Plasma Membrane Ultrastructure and Cytosolic Protein Localisation in Cultured Cells via Correlated Immunogold SEM. Cells 2020;9: 1329. Abstract
    Lamparter L, Galic M. Cellular Membranes, a Versatile Adaptive Composite Material. Front Cell Dev Biol 2020;8: 684. Abstract
    Mancinelli G, Galic M. Exploring the interdependence between self-organization and functional morphology in cellular systems. J Cell Sci 2020;133: jcs242479. Abstract


    Begemann I, Saha T, Lamparter L, Rathmann I, Grill D, Golbach L, Rasch C, Keller U, Trappmann B, Matis M, Gerke V, Klingauf J, Galic M. Mechanochemical self-organization determines search pattern in migratory cells. Nat. Phys. 2019;15: 848-857. Abstract
    Ebrahimkutty MP, Galic M. Receptor-Free Signaling at Curved Cellular Membranes. Bioessays 2019: e1900068. Abstract
    Viplav A, Saha T, Huertas J, Selenschik P, Ebrahimkutty MP, Grill D, Lehrich J, Hentschel A, Biasizzo M, Mengoni S, Ahrends R, Gerke V, Cojocaru V, Klingauf J, Galic M. ArhGEF37 assists dynamin 2 during clathrin-mediated endocytosis. J Cell Sci 2019;132: pii: jcs226530. Abstract


    Saha T, Galic M. Self-organization across scales: from molecules to organisms. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 2018;373Abstract
    Schuermann S, Steffes G, Manikowski D, Kastl P, Malkus U, Bandari S, Ohlig S, Ortmann C, Rebollido-Rios R, Otto M, Nusse H, Hoffmann D, Klambt C, Galic M, Klingauf J, Grobe K. Proteolytic processing of palmitoylated Hedgehog peptides specifies the 3-4 intervein region of the Drosophila wing. Elife 2018;7: e33033. Abstract
    Singh A, Saha T, Begemann I, Ricker A, Nusse H, Thorn-Seshold O, Klingauf J, Galic M, Matis M. Polarized microtubule dynamics directs cell mechanics and coordinates forces during epithelial morphogenesis. Nat Cell Biol 2018;20: 1126-1133. Abstract


    Goudarzi M, Tarbashevich K, Mildner K, Begemann I, Garcia J, Paksa A, Reichman-Fried M, Mahabaleshwar H, Blaser H, Hartwig J, Zeuschner D, Galic M, Bagnat M, Betz T, Raz E. Bleb Expansion in Migrating Cells Depends on Supply of Membrane from Cell Surface Invaginations. Dev Cell 2017;43: 577-587.e5. Abstract
    Saha T, Rathmann I, Galic M. A Graphical User Interface for Software-assisted Tracking of Protein Concentration in Dynamic Cellular Protrusions. J Vis Exp 2017Abstract


    Begemann I, Galic M. Correlative Light Electron Microscopy: Connecting Synaptic Structure and Function. Front Synaptic Neurosci 2016;8: 28. Abstract
    Reinhard JR, Kriz A, Galic M, Angliker N, Rajalu M, Vogt KE, Ruegg MA. The calcium sensor Copine-6 regulates spine structural plasticity and learning and memory. Nat Commun 2016;7: 11613. Abstract
    Saha T, Rathmann I, Viplav A, Panzade S, Begemann I, Rasch C, Klingauf J, Matis M, Galic M. Automated analysis of filopodial length and spatially resolved protein concentration via adaptive shape tracking. Mol Biol Cell 2016;27: 3616-3626. Abstract


    Begemann I, Viplav A, Rasch C, Galic M. Stochastic Micro-Pattern for Automated Correlative Fluorescence - Scanning Electron Microscopy. Sci Rep 2015;5: 17973. Abstract
    Galic M, Matis M. Polarized trafficking provides spatial cues for planar cell polarization within a tissue. Bioessays 2015;37: 678-686. Abstract


    Galic M, Begemann I, Viplav A, Matis M. Force-control at cellular membranes. Bioarchitecture 2014;4: 164-168. Abstract
    Galic M, Tsai F-C, Collins SR, Matis M, Bandara S, Meyer T. Dynamic recruitment of the curvature-sensitive protein ArhGAP44 to nanoscale membrane deformations limits exploratory filopodia initiation in neurons. Elife 2014;3: e03116. Abstract
    Jeong S, Galic M. Nanocones to study initial steps of endocytosis. Methods Mol Biol 2014;1174: 275-284. Abstract