Longmore Lab Publications

Tran, H., K. Luitel, M. Kim, K. Zhang, G.D. Longmore, and D.D. Tran. (2014).  Transient Snail1 Expression is Necessary for Efficient Breast Cancer Metastasis.  Cancer Res. In press.                
- G. Longmore communicating author

Yashiro H, A.J. Loza, J.B. Skeath, G.D. Longmore. (2014).  Rho1 regulates adherens junction remodeling by promoting recycling endosome formation through activation of Myosin II.  Mol. Cell Biol. In press, July 30

Vinas-Castells, R., A. Frias, E. Robles-Lanuza, K. Zhang, G.D. Longmore, A. Garcia de Herreros, V.M. Diaz.  (2014).  Nuclear ubiquitination by FBXL5 modulates Snail1 DNA binding and stability.  Nucleic Acids Res. Jan;42(2):1079-94.

Bajpai, S., Y. Feng, D. Wirtz, G.D. Longmore. (2013).  B-catenin serves as a clutch between low and high intercellular E-cadherin bond strengths. Biophys J. 105(10):2289-300.

Giri A, Bajpai S, Trenton N, Jayatilaka H, Longmore GD, Wirtz D. (2013).  The Arp2/3 complex mediates multigeneration dendritic protrusions for efficient 3-dimensional cancer cell migration.  
FASEB J. Oct;27(10):4089-4099.

Zhang K., C. Corsa, S. Ponik, J. Prior, D. Piwnica-Worms, K. Eliceiri, P. Keely, and G.D. Longmore. (2013). The Collagen Receptor Discoidin Domain Receptor 2 Stabilizes Snail1 Protein to Facilitate Breast Cancer Metastasis.  Nat. Cell Biol. Jun;15(6):677-87.

Feng Y, H. Ngu, S. Alford, M. Ward, F. Yin, and G.D. Longmore. (2013).  α-Actinin1 and 4 tyrosine phosphorylation is critical for stress fiber establishment, maintenance and focal adhesion maturation. Exp Cell Res. 319(8):1124-35.

Chambliss AB, S. Khatau, N. Erdenberger, D. Robinson, D. Hodzic, G.D. Longmore, and D. Wirtz. (2013). The LINC-anchored actin cap connects the extracellular milieu to the nucleus for ultrafast mechanotransduction.
Sci Rep. 3:1087.

Kim D.H, S. Khatau, Y. Feng, S. Walcott, S. Sun, G.D. Longmore, and D. Wirtz. (2012).  Actin cap associated focal adhesions and their distinct role in cellular mechanosensing. Sci Rep. 2:555.

Lee MH, Wu PH, Staunton JR, Ros R, Longmore GD, Wirtz D. (2012). Mismatch in mechanical and adhesive properties induces pulsating cancer cell migration in epithelial monolayer.
Biophys J. Jun 20;102(12):2731-41.

Fraley, S.I., Y. Feng, A. Giri, G.D. Longmore and D. Wirtz. (2012). Dimensional and temporal controls of three-dimensional cell migration by zyxin and binding partners. Nat. Commun. Mar 6;3:719.
- G. Longmore, communicating author

Foxler, D.E., K. Bridge, V. James, T. Webb, M. Mee, S. Wong, Y. Feng, T. Petursdottir, J. Bjornsson, S. Ingvarsson, P.J. Ratcliffe, G.D. Longmore and T.V. Sharp. (2012).  The LIMD1 protein bridges an association between the Prolyl Hydroxylases and VHL to repress HIF1 activity. Nat. Cell Biol. Jan 29;14(2):201-8.

Nola, S., R. Daigaku, K. Smolarczyk , M. Carstens , B. Martin-Martin, G. Longmore,  M. Bailly and V.M.M. Braga. (2011).  Ajuba is required for Rac activation and maintenance of E-cadherin adhesion.  
J. Cell. Biol. Nov 28;195(5):855-71.

Tran, D.G., C.A.S. Corsa, H. Biswas, R.L. Aft, and G.D. Longmore. (2011).  Temporal and Spatial cooperation of Snail1 and Twist1 during Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition predicts for human breast cancer recurrence.
Mol. Cancer Res. Dec;9(12):1644-57. Epub 2011 Oct 17.

Zhang, K., E. Rodriguez-Aznar, N. Yabuta, R.J. Owen, J.M. Mingot, H. Nojima, M.A. Nieto, and G.D. Longmore.  (2011).  Lats2 kinase potentiates Snail1 activity by promoting nuclear retention upon phosphorylation.  
EMBO J., Sep 27;31(1):29-43. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2011.357.

Fraley, S., Y. Feng, D. Wirtz, and G.D. Longmore. (2011).  Focal adhesions in three-dimensional matrices.
Nat. Cell Biol. 13, 5-7.

Feng, Y., L. Nie, M. Das Thakur, Q. Su, Z. Chi, Y. Zhao, and G.D. Longmore. (2010).  A multifunctional lentiviral-based gene knockdown with concurrent rescue that controls for off-target effects of RNAi.  
Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 8(4): 238-45.

Warner, S.J. and G.D. Longmore. (2010).  Context dependent compensatory proliferation in epithelial homeostasis and tumorigenesis.  Cell Cycle 9(20):4037.

James, V., Y. Zhang, D.E. Foxler, C.H. de Moor, Y.W. Kong, T.M. Webb, T.J. Self, Y. Feng, D. Lagos, C.Y. Chu, T.M. Rana, S.J. Morley, G.D. Longmore, M. Bushell and T.V. Sharp. (2010).  LIM-domain proteins LIMD1, Ajuba, and WTIP are required for microRNA-mediated gene silencing.   Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(28):12499-504.

Fraley, S., Y. Feng, R. Krishnamurthy, D. Kim, G.D. Longmore and D. Wirtz. (2010).  A distinctive role for focal adhesion proteins in three-dimensional cell motility. Nat. Cell Biol. 12(6):598-604.                                     
http://www.nature.com/ncb/journal/v12/n6/full/ncb2062.html           - G. Longmore, communicating author

Warner, S.J., H. Yashiro and G.D. Longmore. (2010).  The Cdc42/Par6/aPKC polarity complex regulates apoptosis-induced compensatory proliferation in epithelia.  Curr. Biol. April 7.

 Alford, S.K., Y. Wang, Y. Feng, G.D. Longmore and D.L. Elbert. (2010).  Prediction of Sphingosine 1-phosphate-stimulated endothelial cell migration rates using biochemical measurements.  
Ann Biomed Eng. 38(8):2775-90.

Das Thakur, M., Y. Feng, R. Jagannathan, M.J. Seppa, J.B. Skeath, G.D. Longmore. (2010).  Ajuba LIM proteins are negative regulators of the Hippo signaling pathway.  Curr. Biol. 20(7):657-62.

Hou, Z., H. Peng, D.G. Negorev, G.G. Maul, Y. Feng, G.D. Longmore, S. Waxman, A. Zelent, and F.J. Rauscher.  (2010).  The LIM protein Ajuba functions as a nuclear receptor co-repressor and negatively regulates retinoic acid signaling.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci (USA) 107(7):2938-43

Ngu, H., Y. Feng, L. Lu, S.J. Oswald, G.D. Longmore and F.C Yin. (2010). Effect of focal adhesion proteins on endothelial cell adhesion, motility and orientation response to cyclic strain. Ann. Biomed. Eng. 38(1):208-22

Warner, S.J. and G.D. Longmore. (2009).  Cdc42 Antagonizes Rho1 Activity at Adherens Junctions to Limit Epithelial Cell Apical Tension.  J. Cell Biol. 187(1):119-33

Hadland, B.K., and G.D. Longmore. (2009).  Erythroid-Stimulating Agents in Cancer Therapy: Potential Dangers and Biologic Mechanisms.  J. Clin. Oncol. 27(25):4217-26.

Warner, S.J., and G.D. Longmore. (2009).  Distinct Functions for Rho1 in maintaining adherens junctions and apical tension in remodeling epithelia.  J. Cell Biol.  185(6):111-25.

Bajpai, S., Y. Feng, R. Krishnamurthy, G.D, Longmore, D. Wirtz. (2009).  Loss of alpha-catenin decreases the strength of single E-cadherin bonds between human cancer cells.  J. Biol. Chem. 284(27):18252-9.

Schindler, E.M., A. Hindes, E.L. Gribben, C.J. Burns, Y. Yin, M.H. Lin, R.J. Owen, G.D. Longmore, G.E. Kissling, J.S. Arthur, T. Efimova. (2009). p38delta Mitogen-activated protein kinase is essential for skin tumor development in mice.  Cancer Res. 69(11):4648-55.

Montoya-Durango, D.E., C.S. Velu, A. Kazanjian, M.E.B. Rojas, C.M. Jay, G.D. Longmore, and H.L. Grimes.  (2008).  Ajuba functions as an HDAC-dependent co-repressor for autoregulation of the growth factor independent-1 transcription factor.  J. Biol. Chem. 283(46):32056-65.

Bajpai, S., J. Correia, Y. Feng, J. Figueiredo, S.X. Sun, G.D. Longmore, G. Suriano, and D. Wirtz. (2008).  Alpha-catenin mediates initial E-cadherin-dependent cell-cell recognition and subsequent bond strengthening.  
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 105(47):18331-6.

Sharp, T.V., A. Al-Attar, L. Ding, D.E. Foxler, T.Q. de A. Vallim, Y. Zhang, H.S. Nijmeh, T.M. Webb, A.G. Nicholson, Q. Zhang, A. Kraja, I. Spendlove, J. Osborne, E. Mardis, and G.D. Longmore. (2008).  The chromosome 3p21.3 encoded gene, LIMD1, is a critical tumor suppressor involved in human lung cancer development.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 105(50):19932-7.

Luderer, H.F., S. Bai and G.D. Longmore.  (2008).  The LIM protein LIMD1 influences osteoblast differentiation and function.  Exp. Cell Res. 314(15):2884-94.

Spendlove, I., A. Al-Attar, O. Watherstone, T.M. Webb, I.O. Ellis, G.D. Longmore, and T.V. Sharp. (2008).  Differential subcellular localization of the tumour suppressor protein LIMD1 in breast cancer correlates with patient survival.  Int. J. Cancer 123(10):2247-53.

Alford, S.K., G.D. Longmore, W.F. Stenson, and C. Kemper. (2008).  CD46-induced immunomodulatory CD4+ T cells express the adhesion molecule and chemokine receptor pattern of intestinal T cells.   
J. Immunology 181(4):2544-55.

Epple, H., V. Cremasco, D. Mao, G.D. Longmore and R. Faccio.  (2008).  PLCgamma2 modulates integrin signaling in the osteoclast by affecting the localization and activation of Src kinase.  
Mol. Cell. Biol. 28(11):3610-22.                                        - G. Longmore communicating author

Zhaoyuan, H, H. Peng, K. Ayyanathan, K. Yan, E.M. Langer, G.D. Longmore, and F.J. Rauscher III. (2008).  The LIM protein Ajuba recruits protein arginine methyltransferase 5 (PRMT5) to mediate Snail-dependent transcriptional repression.  Mol. Cell. Biol. 28(10):3198-207.

Langer, E.M., Y. Feng, H. Zhaoyuan, F.J. Rauscher III, K.K. Kroll and G.D. Longmore. (2008).  Ajuba LIM proteins are Snail/Slug corepressors required for neural crest development in Xenopus.  Developmental Cell 14(3):424-36.

Lu, L., Y. Feng, W.J. Hucker, S.J. Oswald, G.D. Longmore, and F.C-P. Yin. (2008).  Actin stress fiber pre-extension in human aortic endothelial cells.  Cell Motility Cytoskeleton 65(4):281-94.

Wacker, B.K., S.K. Alford, E.A. Scott, M. Das Thakur, G.D Longmore, and D.L. Elbert. (2008).  Optimizing RGD peptide concentration for endothelial cell migration on S1P releasing PEG
hydrogels.  Biophys. J. 94(1):273-85.

Giurosato, E., Cella, M., Takai, T., Kurosaki, T, Feng, Y., Longmore, G.D., Colonna, M., and Shaw, A.S. (2007).  PI3-kinase activation is required to form the NKG2D immunological synapse.  
Mol. Cell. Biol. 27(24):8583-99.

Ayyanathan, K., H. Peng, H. Zhouyuan, W.J. Fredericks, R.K. Goyal, E.M. Langer, G.D. Longmore, and F.J. Rauscher III.  (2007).  Functional analysis of the SNAG repression domain from the GFI-1 proto-oncogene: LIM domain proteins as mediators of SNAG repression. Cancer Res. 67(19):9097-106.

Longmore, G.D. (2007).  Do cancer cells express functional erythropoietin receptors?  N Engl J Med. 356(24):2447.

Feng, Y., H. Zhao, H. Luderer, H. Epple, R. Faccio, F.P. Ross, S.L. Teitelbaum, and G.D. Longmore. (2007).  The LIM protein, LIMD1, regulates AP-1 activation through an interaction with TRAF6 to influence bone osteoclast development.  J. Biol. Chem. 282(1), 39-38.

Longmore, G.D. (2006). A unique role for Stat5 in recovery from acute anemia.  J Clin Invest 116:626-8.

Jones, K.B., D.W. Anderson, and G.D. Longmore. (2005). Effects of recombinant hematopoietins on blood-loss anemia in mice.  Iowa Orthop. J. 25:129-34.

Feng, Y., and G.D. Longmore. (2005). The LIM protein Ajuba influences interleukin-1-induced NF-kappaB activation by affecting the assembly and activity of the protein kinase Czeta/p62/TRAF6 signaling complex.
Mol. Cell. Biol. 25:4010-22.

Kisseleva, M., Y. Feng, M. Ward, C. Song, R.A. Anderson, and G.D. Longmore. (2005). The LIM protein Ajuba regulates phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate levels in migrating cells through an interaction with and activation of PIPKI alpha.  Mol. Cell. Biol. 25:3956-66.

Pratt, S.J., H. Epple, M. Ward, Y. Feng, V.M. Braga, and G.D. Longmore. (2005). The LIM protein Ajuba influences p130Cas localization and Rac1 activity during cell migration. J. Cell Biol. 168:813-24.

Hadland, B.K., S.S. Huppert, J. Kanungo, Y. Xue, R. Jiang, T. Gridley, R.A. Conlon,
A.M. Cheng, R. Kopan, and G.D. Longmore. (2004). A requirement for Notch1 distinguishes 2 phases of definitive hematopoiesis during development. Blood 104:3097-105.

Young, A.P., and G.D. Longmore. (2004). Differential regulation of apoptotic genes by Rb in human versus mouse cells. Oncogene 23:2587-99.

Young, A.P., and G.D. Longmore. (2004). Differences in stability of repressor complexes at promoters underlie distinct roles for Rb family members. Oncogene 23:814-23.

Young, A.P., and G.D. Longmore. (2004). Ras protects Rb family null fibroblasts from cell death: a role for AP-1.  J. Biol. Chem. 279:10931-8.