Contractile forces at tricellular contacts modulate epithelial organization and monolayer integrity

Salomon J, Gaston C, Magescas J, Duvauchelle B, Canioni D, Sengmanivong L, Mayeux Ad, Michaux G, Campeotto F, Lemale J, Viala J, Poirier F, Minc N, Schmitz J, Brousse N, Ladoux B, Goulet O and Delacour D

Nature Communications, in press.

Quantifying Tensile Force and ERK Phosphorylation on Actin Stress Fibers.

Hirata H, Gupta M, Vedula SR, Lim CT, Ladoux B, Sokabe M.

Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1487:223-234

Nanoscale architecture of cadherin-based cell adhesions

Bertocchi C, Wang Y, Ravasio A, Hara Y, Wu Y, Sailov T, Baird MA, Davidson MW, Zaidel-Bar R, Toyama Y, Ladoux B, Mege RM, Kanchanawong P.

Nat Cell Biol. 2017 Jan;19(1):28-37.

Coordination between Intra- and Extracellular Forces Regulates Focal Adhesion Dynamics

Sarangi BR, Gupta M, Doss BL, Tissot N, Lam F, Mège RM, Borghi N, Ladoux B.

Nano Lett. 2017 Jan 11;17(1):399-406.


A phenomenological model of cell-cell adhesion mediated by cadherins

Mancini S, Mège RM, Sarels B, Strale PO

J Math Biol. 2016 Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Epithelial Cell Packing Induces Distinct Modes of Cell Extrusions

Kocgozlu L, Saw TB, Le AP, Yow I, Shagirov M, Wong E, Mège RM, Lim CT, Toyama Y, Ladoux B.

Curr Biol. 2016 Nov 7;26(21):2942-2950.

N-Cadherin and Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors crosstalk in the control of developmental and cancer cell migrations.

Nguyen T, Mège RM.

Eur J Cell Biol. 2016 Nov;95(11):415-426.

Mechanics of epithelial tissues during gap closure

Choi W, Acharya BR, Peyret G, Fardin MA, Mège RM, Ladoux B, Yap AS, Fanning AS, Peifer M.

J Cell Biol. 2016 Apr 25;213(2):243-60.

Remodeling the zonula adherens in response to tension and the role of afadin in this response

Choi W, Acharya BR, Peyret G, Fardin MA, Mège RM, Ladoux B, Yap AS, Fanning AS, Peifer M.

J Cell Biol. 2016 Apr 25;213(2):243-60.

Inference of Internal Stress in a Cell Monolayer

Nier V, Jain S, Lim CT, Ishihara S, Ladoux B, Marcq P.

Biophys J. 2016 Apr 12;110(7):1625-35.

Single cell rigidity sensing: a complex relationship between focal adhesion dynamics and large-scale actin cytoskeleton remodeling

Gupta M, Doss B, Lim CT, Voituriez R, Ladoux B.

Cell Adh Migr. 2016 Apr 6:1-14.

Front-Rear Polarization by Mechanical Cues: From Single Cells to Tissues

Ladoux B, Mège RM, Trepat X.

Trends Cell Biol. 2016 Feb 23. Review.

Mechanical confinement triggers glioma linear migration dependent on formin FHOD3

Monzo P, Chong YK, Guetta-Terrier C, Krishnasamy A, Sathe SR, Yim EK, Ng WH, Ang BT, Tang C, Ladoux B, Gauthier NC, Sheetz MP.

Mol Biol Cell. 2016 Apr 15;27(8):1246-61. Epub 2016 Feb 24.

Plasticity of the brush border – the yin and yang of intestinal homeostasis

Delacour D, Salomon J, Robine S, Louvard D.

Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Mar;13(3):161-74. Epub 2016 Feb 3. Review.


Early Passage Dependence of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Mechanics Influences Cellular Invasion and Migration

Spagnol ST, Lin WC, Booth EA, Ladoux B, Lazarus HM, Dahl KN

Ann Biomed Eng. 2015 Nov 18

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