Publications

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  • Östlund C, Chang W, Gundersen GG, Worman HJ. Pathogenic mutations in genes encoding nuclear envelope proteins and defective nucleocytoplasmic connections. Experimental Biology and Medicine, 2019 Nov; 244(15):1333-1344.
  • Chang W, Wang Y, Luxton GWG, Östlund C, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Imbalanced nucleocytoskeletal connections create common polarity defects in progeria and physiological aging. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 2019 Feb 26; 116(9):3578-3583.
  • Schrank BR, Aparicio T, Li Y, Chang W, Chait BT, Gundersen GG, Gottesman ME, Gautier J. Nuclear ARP2/3 drives DNA break clustering for homology-directed repair. Nature, 2018 Jul; 559(7712):61-66.
  • Jayo A, Malboubi M, Antoku S, Chang W, Ortiz-Zapater E, Groen C, Pfisterer K, Tootle T, Charras G, Gundersen GG, Parsons M. Fascin Regulates Nuclear Movement and Deformation in Migrating Cells. Developmental Cell, 2016 Aug 22; 38(4):371-83.
  • Chang W, Gundersen GG. Swollen Nuclei Signal from the Grave. Cell, 2016 May 19; 165(5):1051-1052.
  • Chang W, Antoku S, Gundersen GG. Wound-Healing Assays to Study Mechanisms of Nuclear Movement in Fibroblasts and Myoblasts. Methods in Molecular Biology, 2016; 1411:255-67.
  • Chang W, Antoku S, Östlund C, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Linker of nucleoskeleton and cytoskeleton (LINC) complex-mediated actin-dependent nuclear positioning orients centrosomes in migrating myoblasts. Nucleus, 2015; 6(1):77-88.
  • Chang W, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Accessorizing and anchoring the LINC complex for multifunctionality. Journal of Cell Biology, 2015 Jan 5; 208(1):11-22.
  • Chang W, Folker ES, Worman HJ, Gundersen GG. Emerin organizes actin flow for nuclear movement and centrosome orientation in migrating fibroblasts. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2013 Dec; 24(24):3869-80.
  • Mazzolini R, Dopeso H, Mateo-Lozano S, Chang W, Rodrigues P, Bazzocco S, Alazzouzi H, Landolfi S, Hernández-Losa J, Andretta E, Alhopuro P, Espín E, Armengol M, Tabernero J, Ramón y Cajal S, Kloor M, Gebert J, Mariadason JM, Schwartz S Jr, Aaltonen LA, Mooseker MS, Arango D. Brush border myosin Ia has tumor suppressor activity in the intestine. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA., 2012 Jan 31; 109(5):1530-5.
  • Chang W, Zaarour RF, Reck-Peterson S, Rinn J, Singer RH, Snyder M, Novick P, Mooseker MS. Myo2p, a class V myosin in budding yeast, associates with a large ribonucleic acid-protein complex that contains mRNAs and subunits of the RNA-processing body. RNA, 2008 Mar; 14(3):491-502.
  • Olivares AO, Chang W, Mooseker MS, Hackney DD, De La Cruz EM. The tail domain of myosin Va modulates actin binding to one head. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2006 Oct 20; 281(42):31326-36.
  • Cao TT, Chang W, Masters SE and Mooseker MS. Myosin-Va binds to and mechanochemically couples microtubules to actin filaments. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2004 Jan; 15(1):151-61.