Participation in the Cluster of Excellence

CiM Professor of Multiscale Imaging and Cell Biology

  • Research Area A.1: Cellular Polarization and Changes in Cell Shape
  • Research area A.3: Functional membrane domains in neuronal and non-neuronal compartmentalization
  • Research Area A.6: Motion Analysis in Cellular Systems
  • Research area B.1: Formation and Properties of Epithelial and Endothelial Barriers
  • Project FF-2017-24 – Nanoscale control of plasma membrane organization (Roland Wedlich-Söldner, Wolfram Pernice; project time: 11/2017 - 12/2018)
  • Project FF-2015-08: Calcium mediated actin rearrangement (CMA) in podocyte development and pathogenesis (Hermann Pavenstädt, Roland Wedlich-Söldner, Project time: 07/2015 - 06/2017)


  • Wedlich-Söldner R, Sixt M, Riedl J, Crevenna A. Peptide for determining actin structures in living cells. WO 2009/068295; 04/06/2009. EP 2215109; 11/08/2010. US 2011/0111445; 12/05/2011.

CiM Papers

all papers by Roland Wedlich-Söldner (PubMed)


Wales P, Schuberth CE, Aufschnaiter R, Fels J, Garcia-Aguilar I, Janning A, Dlugos CP, Schafer-Herte M, Klingner C, Walte M, Kuhlmann J, Menis E, Hockaday Kang L, Maier KC, Hou W, Russo A, Higgs HN, Pavenstadt H, Vogl T, Roth J, Qualmann B, Kessels MM, Martin DE, Mulder B, Wedlich-Soldner R. Calcium-mediated actin reset (CaAR) mediates acute cell adaptations. Elife 2016;5: e19850. Abstract


Crevenna AH, Arciniega M, Dupont A, Mizuno N, Kowalska K, Lange OF, Wedlich-Soldner R, Lamb DC. Side-binding proteins modulate actin filament dynamics. Elife 2015;4: epub. Abstract
Schuberth C, Wedlich-Soldner R. Building a patchwork - The yeast plasma membrane as model to study lateral domain formation. Biochim Biophys Acta 2015;1853: 767-774. Abstract


Dominguez-Escobar J, Wolf D, Fritz G, Hofler C, Wedlich-Soldner R, Mascher T. Subcellular localization, interactions and dynamics of the phage-shock protein-like Lia response in Bacillus subtilis. Mol Microbiol 2014;92: 716-732. Abstract
Klingner C, Cherian AV, Fels J, Diesinger PM, Aufschnaiter R, Maghelli N, Keil T, Beck G, Tolic-Norrelykke IM, Bathe M, Wedlich-Soldner R. Isotropic actomyosin dynamics promote organization of the apical cell cortex in epithelial cells. J Cell Biol 2014;207: 107-121. Abstract
Rueff A-S, Chastanet A, Dominguez-Escobar J, Yao Z, Yates J, Prejean M-V, Delumeau O, Noirot P, Wedlich-Soldner R, Filipe SR, Carballido-Lopez R. An early cytoplasmic step of peptidoglycan synthesis is associated to MreB in Bacillus subtilis. Mol Microbiol 2014;91: 348-362. Abstract
Wedlich-Soldner R. A longer life for yeast with good memory. Dev Cell 2014;31: 391-392. Abstract


Abdelhady S, Kitambi SS, Lundin V, Aufschnaiter R, Sekyrova P, Sinha I, Lundgren KT, Castelo-Branco G, Linnarsson S, Wedlich-Söldner R, Teixeira A, Andäng M. Erg channel is critical in controlling cell volume during cell cycle in embryonic stem cells. PLoS One 2013;8: e72409. Abstract
Crevenna AH, Naredi-Rainer N, Schonichen A, Dzubiella J, Barber DL, Lamb DC, Wedlich-Söldner R. Electrostatics control actin filament nucleation and elongation kinetics. J Biol Chem 2013;288: 12102-12113. Abstract
Freisinger T, Klunder B, Johnson J, Müller N, Pichler G, Beck G, Costanzo M, Boone C, Cerione RA, Frey E, Wedlich-Söldner R. Establishment of a robust single axis of cell polarity by coupling multiple positive feedback loops. Nat Commun 2013;4: 1807. Abstract
Klünder B, Freisinger T, Wedlich-Söldner R, Frey E. GDI-Mediated Cell Polarization in Yeast Provides Precise Spatial and Temporal Control of Cdc42 Signaling. PLoS Comput Biol 2013: e1003396. Abstract