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Molecular dissection of the mechanisms of cell-cell fusion in the fission yeast

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A systematic screen for morphological abnormalities during fission yeast sexual reproduction identifies a mechanism of actin aster formation for cell fusion

Author(s): Omaya Dudin, Laura Merlini, Felipe O. Bendezú, Raphaël Groux, Vincent Vincenzetti, Sophie G. Martin
Published in: PLOS Genetics, Issue 13/4, 2017, Page(s) e1006721, ISSN 1553-7404
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006721

Inhibition of Ras activity coordinates cell fusion with cell–cell contact during yeast mating

Author(s): Laura Merlini, Bita Khalili, Omaya Dudin, Laetitia Michon, Vincent Vincenzetti, Sophie G. Martin
Published in: The Journal of Cell Biology, Issue 217/4, 2018, Page(s) 1467-1483, ISSN 0021-9525
DOI: 10.1083/jcb.201708195

Gamete fusion triggers bipartite transcription factor assembly to block re-fertilization

Author(s): Aleksandar Vještica, Laura Merlini, Pedro Junior Nkosi, Sophie G. Martin
Published in: Nature, Issue 560/7718, 2018, Page(s) 397-400, ISSN 0028-0836
DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0407-5

Exploration and stabilization of Ras1 mating zone: A mechanism with positive and negative feedbacks

Author(s): Bita Khalili, Laura Merlini, Vincent Vincenzetti, Sophie G. Martin, Dimitrios Vavylonis
Published in: PLOS Computational Biology, Issue 14/7, 2018, Page(s) e1006317, ISSN 1553-7358
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006317

Differential GAP requirement for Cdc42-GTP polarization during proliferation and sexual reproduction

Author(s): Daniela Gallo Castro, Sophie G. Martin
Published in: The Journal of Cell Biology, Issue 217/12, 2018, Page(s) 4215-4229, ISSN 0021-9525
DOI: 10.1083/jcb.201806016

Capping Protein Insulates Arp2/3-Assembled Actin Patches from Formins

Author(s): Ingrid Billault-Chaumartin, Sophie G. Martin
Published in: Current Biology, Issue 29/19, 2019, Page(s) 3165-3176.e6, ISSN 0960-9822
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2019.07.088