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53. Luo T, Srivastava V, Ren Y, Robinson DN. Mimicking the mechanical properties of the cell cortex by the self-assembly of an actin cortex in vesicles. App. Phys. Lett. 2014; In press.
52. Luo T, Mohan K, Iglesias PA, Robinson DN. Molecular mechanisms of cellular mechanosensing. Nat. Mater. 2013; 12: 1064-1071.

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51. Kryzak CA, Moraine MM, Kyle DD, Lee HJ, Robinson DN, Evans JP. Prophase I mouse oocytes are deficient in the ability to respond to fertilization by decreasing membrane receptivity to sperm and establishing a membrane block to polyspermy. Biol. Reprod. 2013; 89: 44, 1-13.
50. Kabacoff C, Srivastava V, Robinson DN. A Summer Academic Research Experience for Disadvantaged Youth. CBE Life Sci. Educ. 2013; 12: 410-418.
49. Kee YS, Robinson DN. Micropipette Aspiration for Studying Cellular Mechanosensory Responses and Mechanics. Methods Mol. Biol. 2013; 983:367-382.
48. Srivastava V, Robinson DN. Cytokinesis. Lennarz & Lane eds. In The Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry, Vol. 3, 2013; pp. 622-626. Waltham, MA: Academic Press.
47. Robinson DN, Iglesias PA. Bringing the physical sciences into your cell biology research. Mol. Biol. Cell 2012; 23(21): 4167-4170.
46. West-Foyle H, Robinson DN. Cytokinesis Mechanics and Mechanosensing. Cytoskeleton 2012; 69(10): 700-709
45. Dickinson D, Robinson DN, Nelson WJ, Weis WI. alpha-catenin and IQGAP regulate myosin localization to control epithelial tube morphogenesis in Dictyostelium. Dev. Cell 2012; 23: 533-546.
44. Sidhaye VK, Chau E, Srivastava V, Aggarwal NR, D’Alessio FR, Robinson DN, King LS. A novel role for aquaporin-5 in enhancing microtubule organization and stability. PLoS ONE 2012;7(6): e38717
43. Mohan K, Iglesias PA*, Robinson DN.* Separation anxiety:stress,tension,and cytokinesis. Exp. Cell Res. 2012. 318(12): 1428-1434.
42. Poirier C, Ng WP, Robinson DN, Iglesias PA. Deconvolution of the cellular force-generating subsystems that govern cytokinesis furrow ingression. PLoS Comp. Biol. 2012; 8(4):e1002467.
41. Kee YS, Ren Y, Dorfman D, Iijima M, Firtel RA, Iglesias PA, Robinson DN. A mechanosensory system governs myosin II accumulation in dividing cells. Mol. Biol. Cell 2012; 23(8):1510-1523.

Luo T., Mohan K., Srivastava V., Ren Y., Iglesias P.A., and Robinson D.N. Understanding the cooperative interactions between myosin II and actin crosslinkers mediated by actin filaments during mechanosensation. Biophys. J. 2012; 102(2): 238-247.
39. Robinson D.N., Kee Y.-S., Luo T., Surcel A. Understanding how dividing cells change shape. In Egelman EH (ed.) Comprehensive Biophysics, 2012; Elsevier, Amsterdam. Vol. 7, pp. 48-72
38. Evans J.P. and Robinson D.N. The spatial and mechanical challenges of female meiosis. Mol. Reprod. Dev. 2011; 78: 769-777.
37. Wang Y., Steimle P.A., Ren Y., Ross C.A., Robinson D.N., Egelhoff T.T., Sesaki H., and Iijima M. Dictyostelium huntingtin controls chemotaxis and cytokinesis through regulation of myosin II phosphorylation. Mol. Biol. Cell 2011; 22: 2270-2281.
36. Luo T. and Robinson D.N. The role of the actin cytoskeleton in mechanosensation. Kamkin A. & Kiseleva I. eds. Mechanosensitivity in Cells and Tissues 4: Mechanosensitivity and Mechanotransduction, 2011; Springer-Verlag, New York. pp. 25-65.
35. Robinson D.N. 14-3-3, an integrator of cell mechanics and cytokinesis. Small GTPases 2010; 1(3): 165-169.
34. Zhou Q., Kee Y.-S., Poirier C.C., Jelinek C., Osborne J., Divi S., Surcel A., Tran M.E., Eggert U.S., Müller-Taubenberger A., Iglesias P.A., Cotter R.J., and Robinson D.N. 14-3-3 coordinates microtubules, Rac, and myosin II to control cell mechanics and cytokinesis. Curr. Biol. 2010; 20:1881-1889.
33. Surcel A., Kee, Y.-S., Luo, T., and Robinson D.N. Cytokinesis through biochemical-mechanical feedback loops. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 2010; 21:866-873
32. Larson S.M., Lee H.J., Hung, P.-h., Matthews, L.M., Robinson D.N.*, and Evans J.P.* Cortical mechanics and meiosis II completion in mammalian oocytes are mediated by myosin-II and ezrin-radixin-moesin (ERM) proteins. Mol. Biol. Cell 2010; 3182-3192. (*co-corresponding authors)
31. Lee S., Shen Z., Robinson D.N., Briggs S., and Firtel R.A. Involvement of the cytoskeleton in controlling leading edge function during chemotaxis. Mol. Biol. Cell 2010; 21(11):1810-24.
30. Xiong Y., Kabacoff C., Franca-Koh J., Devreotes P.N., Robinson D.N. and Iglesias P.A. Automated characterization of cell shape changes during amoeboid motility. BMC Systems Biology 2010; 4:33.
29. Ren Y., Effler J.C., Norstrom M., Luo T., Firtel R.A., Iglesias P.A., Rock, R.S. and Robinson D.N. Mechanosensing through cooperative interactions between myosin-II and the actin crosslinker cortexillin-I. Curr. Biol. 2009; 19: 1421-1428.
28. Irina Tikhonenko, Dilip K. Nag, Douglas N. Robinson, and Michael P. Koonce. 2009. Microtubule-Nucleus Interactions in Dictyostelium discoideum Mediated by Central Motor Kinesins. Eukaryotic Cell. 8: 723-731.
27. Kee Y.S. and D.N. Robinson. Motor Proteins: Myosin mechanosensors. Curr. Biol. 2008; 18(18): r860-r862.
26. Yang, L., J.C. Effler, B.L. Kutscher, S.P. Sullivan, D.N. Robinson, and P.A. Iglesias 2008. Modeling cellular deformations using the level set formalism. BMC Systems Biology. 2:68.
25. Reichl E.M., Y. Ren, M.K. Morphew, M. Delannoy, J.C. Effler, K.D. Girard, S. Divi, P.A. Iglesias, S.C. Kuo, and D.N. Robinson. 2008. Interactions between myosin and actin crosslinkers control cytokinesis contractility dynamics and mechanics. Curr. Biol. 18: 471-480.
24. Kabacoff C., Y. Xiong, R. Musib, E.M. Reichl, J. Kim, P.A. Iglesias, D.N. Robinson. 2007. Dynacortin facilitates polarization of chemotaxing cells. BMC Biol. 5: 53.
23. Reichl E.M. and D.N. Robinson 2007. Putting the brakes on cytokinesis with alpha-actinin. Dev. Cell. 13: 460-462.
22. LeDuc, P.R. and D.N. Robinson 2007. Using lessons from cellular and molecular structures for future materials. Advanced Materials. 19: 3761-3770.

Effler, J.C. , P.A. Iglesias, and D.N. Robinson. 2007. A mechanosensory system controls cell shape during mitosis. Cell Cycle 6: 30-35.
20. Octtaviani, E., J.C. Effler, and D.N. Robinson. 2006. Enlazin, a natural fusion of two classes of canonical cytoskeletal proteins, contributes to cytokinesis dynamics. Mol. Biol. Cell. 17: 5275-5286 .
19. Effler, J.C., S. Kee, J.M. Berk, M.N. Tran, P.A. Iglesias, and D.N. Robinson. 2006. Mitosis-specific mechanosensing and contractile protein redistribution control cell shape. Curr. Biol.16: 1962-1967.
18. Girard, K.D., S.C. Kuo, and D.N. Robinson. 2006. Dictyostelium myosin-II mechanochemistry promotes active behavior of the cortex on long time scales. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103: 2103-2108.
17. Effler, J.C., P.Iglesias, and D.N. Robinson. 2006. Regulating cell shape during cytokinesis. Book Chapter in Control of Uncertain Systems: Modelling, Approximation and Design, Series: Lecture Notes in Control and Information Science. eds. Bruce Francis and Jan Willems. Springer-Verlag. pp. 203-224.

Zhang, W.W. and D.N. Robinson. 2005. Balance of actively generated contractile and resistive forces controls cytokinesis dynamics. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 7186-7191.

15. Reichl, E.M., J.C. Effler, and D.N. Robinson. (2005) The stress and strain of cytokinesis. Trends Cell Bio. 15: 200-206. (Cover Article)
14. Girard, K.D., C. Chaney, M. Delannoy, S.C. Kuo, and D.N. Robinson. (2004) Dynacortin contributes to cortical viscoelasticity and helps define the shape changes of cytokinesis. EMBO J. 23: 1536-1546.
13. Robinson, D.N. and J.A. Spudich. (2004) Mechanics and regulation of cytokinesis. Curr. Opin. Cell Biol. 16: 182-188.
12. Robinson, D.N., K.D. Girard, E. Octtaviani, and E.M. Reichl. (2002) Dictyostelium cytokinesis: from molecules to mechanics. J. Musc. Res. Cell Motil. 23:719-727.
11. Robinson, D.N., S.S. Ocon, R.S. Rock, and J.A. Spudich. (2002) Dynacortin is a novel actin bundling protein that localizes to dynamic actin structures. J. Biol. Chem. 277:9088-9095.
10. Robinson, D.N., G. Cavet, H.M. Warrick, and J.A. Spudich. (2002) Quantitation of the distribution and flux of myosin-II during cytokinesis. BMC Cell Biology 3(1):4.
9. Robinson, D.N. (2001) Cell division: Biochemically controlled mechanics. Curr. Biol. 11: R737-R740.
8. Robinson, D.N. and J.A. Spudich. (2000) Towards a molecular understanding of cytokinesis. Trends Cell Biol. 10: 228-237.
7. Robinson, D.N. and J.A. Spudich. (2000) Dynacortin, a genetic link between equatorial contractility and global shape control discovered by library complementation of a Dictyostelium cytokinesis mutant. J. Cell Biol. 150: 823-838.
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6. Robinson, D.N. and L. Cooley. (1997) Genetic analysis of the actin cytoskeleton in the Drosophila ovary. Annu. Rev. Cell Dev. 13: 147-170.
5. Robinson, D.N. and L. Cooley. (1997) Drosophila kelch is an oligomeric ring canal actin organizer. J. Cell Biol. 138: 799-810.
4. Robinson, D.N. and L. Cooley. (1997) Examination of two kelch proteins produced by stop codon suppression. Development 124: 1405-1417.
3. Robinson, D.N., T.A. Smith, N.S. Sokol, A.M. Hudson and L. Cooley. (1997) Formation of the Drosophila ovarian ring canal inner rim depends on cheerio. Genetics 145: 1063-1072.
2. Robinson, D.N. and L. Cooley. (1996) Stable intercellular bridges in development: The cytoskeleton lining the tunnel. Trends Cell Biol. 6: 474-479.
1. Robinson, D.N., K. Cant, and L. Cooley. (1994) Morphogenesis of Drosophila ovarian ring canals. Development 120: 2015-2025.

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