Selected Publications


S.L. Gupton, D. Riquelme, S.K. Hughes-Alford, J. Tadros, S.S. Rudina, R.O.Hynes, D. Lauffenburger, and F.B. Gertler (2012). Mena binds α5 integrin directly and modulates α5β1 function. Journal of Cell Biology. Aug 20, 2012; 198 (4)

Dent EW, Gupton SL, Gertler FB. (2011).  The growth cone cytoskeleton in axon outgrowth and guidance. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. Mar 1;3(3). pii: a001800. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a001800.

Gupton, S.L. and Gertler, F.B. (2010). Integrin signaling switches the cytoskeletal and exocytic machinery driving neuritogenesis. Developmental Cell.  18(5)725-36.

Gupton, S.L., and Gertler, F.B. (2007). Filopodia: the fingers that do the walking. Science STKE 2007, 400.

Gupton, S.L., Eisenmann, K., Alberts, A.S., and Waterman-Storer, C.M. (2007). mDia2 regulates actin and focal adhesion dynamics and organization in the lamella for efficient epithelial cell migration. Journal of Cell Science. 120:3475-3487.

Gupton, S.L., and Waterman-Storer, C.M. (2006). Spatiotemporal feedback between actomyosin and focal-adhesion systems optimizes rapid cell migration. Cell 125:1361-1374.

Gupton, S.L., Collings, D.A., and Allen, N.S. (2006). Endoplasmic reticulum targeted GFP reveals ER organization in tobacco NT-1 cells during cell division. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 44:95-105.

Gupton, S. L., Anderson, K. L., Kole, T. P., Fischer, R. S., Ponti, A., Hitchcock-DeGregori, S. E., Danuser, G., Fowler, V. M., Wirtz, D., Hanein, D., and Waterman-Storer, C. M. (2005). Cell migration without a lamellipodium: translation of actin dynamics into cell movement mediated by tropomyosin. Journal of Cell Biology. 168:619-631.

Gupton, S.L., Salmon, W.C., and Waterman-Storer, C.M. (2002). Converging populations of f-actin promote breakage of associated microtubules to spatially regulate microtubule turnover in migrating cells. Current Biology. 12:891-899.