Publications

2016

I. Linsmeier, S. Banerjee, P. Oakes, W. Jung, T. Kim, M. Murrell

Disordered Actomyosin Networks are Sufficient to Produce Cooperative and Telescopic Contractility

Nature Communications,

Vol 7, Article Number: 12615, pp 1-9

doi:10.1038/ncomms12615

2016

W. Jung, M. Murrell, T. Kim,

F-Actin Fragmentation Induces Distinct Mechanisms of Stress Relaxation in the Actin Cytoskeleton

ACS Macro Letters,

Vol 5, pp 641-645

2015

T. Harkness, J. McNulty, R. Prestil, S. Seymour, T. Klann, M. Murrell, R. Ashton, K. Saha, 

Micropatterned Multiwell Plates for High-Content Imaging and Mechanobiology of Human Cells

Biotechnology Journal,

Vol 10, Issue 10, pp 1555-1587.

2015

M. Murrell, M. Lenz, M. Gardel,

Forcing Cells Into Shape: Mechanisms of Actomyosin Contractility

Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology,

Vol 16, pp 486-498.

2015

W. Jung, M. Murrell, TY. Kim,

F-actin cross-linking enhances stability of force generation in disordered actomyosin networks

Journal of Computational Particle Mechanics,

Vol 1, pp 1-10.

2014

G. Beaune, T. Stirbata, N. Khalifata, O. Cocheta, M. Murrell, S. Dufour, D. Cuvelier, F. Brochard-Wyart,

How cells flow in the spreading of cellular aggregates

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Vol 111, no 22, pp 8055-8060.

2014

M. Murrell, M. Gardel, 

Actomyosin Sliding is Attenuated in Biomimetic Cortices

Molecular Biology of the Cell

Vol 25, no 12, pp 1845-1853.

2014

M. Murrell, T. Thoresen, M. Gardel,

Reconstitution of Contractile Actomyosin Arrays, Reconstituting the Cytoskeleton

Methods in Enzymology

Vol 540, pp 265-282.

2014

M. Murrell, R. Voituriez, J.F. Joanny, P. Nassoy, C. Sykes, M. Gardel, 

Liposome Adhesion Generates Traction Stress

Nature Physics

Vol 10, pp 163-169.

2013

S. Burov, A. Tabei, T. Huynh, M. Murrell, L. Philipson, S. Rice, M. Gardel, N. Scherer, A. Dinner,

Distribution of directional change as a signature of complex dynamics

**Highlighted in Physics Today (`A New Angle on Complex Dynamics’, Miller, J, Physics Today, 67(2), 17 (2014))

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Vol 110, issue 49, pp 19689-19694

2012

M. Murrell, M. Gardel,

F-actin Buckling Modulates Contractility and Severing in a Biomimetic Actomyosin Cortex

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Vol 109, issue 51, pp 20820-20825.

2011

M. Murrell*, L.L. Pontani*, K. Guevorkian, D. Cuvelier , P. Nassoy and C. Sykes,

Spreading Dynamics of Biomimetic Actin Cortices

Biophysical Journal

Vol 100, Issue 6, pp 1400-1409.

2011

M. Murrell, R.D. Kamm, and P.T. Matsudaira,

Tension, Cell Damage, and Free Space in a Microfluidic Wound Healing Assay

PLoS ONE

6(9): e24283pp 1-14.

2011

M. Murrell, R.D. Kamm and P.T. Matsudaira,

Substrate Viscosity Enhances Correlation in Epithelial Sheet Motion

Biophysical Journal

Vol 101, Issue 2, pp 297-306.

2007

M. Socolovsky*,M. Murrell*, Y. Liu, R. Pop, E. Porpiglia, A. Levchenko,

Negative Autoregulation by FAS mediates robust erythropoiesis

**Highlighted in the Journal of Cell Biology (`Red Blood Cells have a Killer Touch’, Robinson, R., JCB 179(2): 172 2007).

PLoS Biology

Vol 5, Issue 10, pp 2297-2311.

2005

M. Murrell, K.J. Yarema, A.L. Levchenko,

Computational Modeling in Glycosylation,

Handbook of Carbohydrate Engineering,

Taylor and Francis.

2004

M. Murrell, K.J. Yarema, A.L. Levchenko (2004),

The Systems Biology of Glycosylation

**cover article

ChemBioChem

Vol 5, Issue 10, pp 1334 - 1347