Research Publications

Environmental destruction not avoided with the Sustainable Development Goals

Zeng, Yiwen; Maxwell, Sean; Runting, Rebecca K.; et al.
Nature Sustainability
Early Access: JUN 2020

High flavivirus structural plasticity demonstrated by a non-spherical morphological variant

Shee-Mei Lok  et al (2020).
Nature Communications
volume 11, Article number: 3112 (2020)

910 metagenome-assembled genomes from the phytobiomes of three urban-farmed leafy Asian greens

Aditya Bandla, ShrutiPavagadhi, Ashwin SridharSudarshan, Miko Chin Hong Poh & Sanjay Swarup ✉ (2020). Scientific Data | (2020) 7:278 

BNIP-2 retards breast cancer  cell migration by coupling microtubule-mediated GEF-H1 and RhoA activation

MRC Biomedical picture of the day | LINK

Meng Pan, Ti Weng Chew, Darren Chen Pei Wong, Jingwei Xiao, Hui Ting Ong, Jasmine Fei Li Chin and Boon Chuan Low
Science Advances 31 Jul 2020:
Vol. 6, no. 31, eaaz1534

Functions of outer mitochondrial membrane proteins: mediating the crosstalk between mitochondrial dynamics and mitophagy

H Xian and YC Liou (2020).
Cell death and differentiation. Review Article (in press). 

A lost world in Wallacea:  Description of a montane archipelagic avifauna

Rheindt FE*, Prawiradilaga DM, Ashari H, Suparno, Gwee CY, Lee GWX, Wu MY, Ng NSR. (2020). Science 367: 167-170.

Mesostigma viride genome and transcriptome provide insights into the origin and evolution of Streptophyta. 

Han X*, Zhang P*, Gu X*, Yu H* et al (2020)
Advanced Science 7: 1901850 (*Co-corresponding author). 

Longer is not always better: Optimizing barcode length for large-scale species discovery and identification.

Yeo, D., Srivathsan, A. and Meier, R., 2019.  Systematic Biology, doi.org/10.1093/sysbio/syaa014 | LINK

Early-exposure to new sex pheromone blend alters mate preference in female butterflies and in their offspring. 

Dion E, LX Pui, and A Monteiro (2020) Nature Communications | LINK

Historic DNA reveals Anthropocene threat to a tropical urban fruit bat

Chattopadhyay B, Garg KM, Mendenhall IH, Rheindt FE*. 2019.  Current Biology 29: R1-R3.

SHAGGY-like kinase 12 regulates flowering through mediating CONSTANS stability in Arabidopsis.

Chen Y, Song S, Gan Y, Jiang L, Yu H* and Shen L* (2020)  Science Advances 6: eaaw0413 (*Co-corresponding author).

BNIP-2 Retards Breast Cancer Cell Migration by Coupling Microtubule-mediated GEF-H1 and RhoA Activation

Pan, M., Chew, T. W., Wong, CP, Xiao J, Ong, H.T., Chin, J., Low, B.C. (2020)  Science Advances (in press)

Structural Changes in Noble Metal Nanoparticles during CO Oxidation and Their Impact on Catalyst Activity

S. W. Chee, J. Arce-Ramos, W. Li , A. Genest, U. Mirsaidov (2020) Nature Communications 11, p2133 (2020)

Comprehensive analysis of ERK1/2 substrates for potential combination immunotherapies

Yang L, Zheng Lz, Chng WJ, Ding JL* (2019)
Trends in Pharmacological Sciences 40: 897-910

Structural Basis of the SARS-CoV-2/SARS-CoV Receptor Binding and Small-Molecule Blockers as Potential Therapeutics

Sivaraman H, Er SY, Choong YK, Gavor E, Sivaraman J* (2020) Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol. 2020 Jun 23. doi: 10.1146/annurev-pharmtox-061220-093932.  | LINK

wERKing the Waves in Collective Cell Migration

Tay YYI, Toyama Y*. (2020) Developmental Cell, 53, 621-622

The MCTP-SNARE complex regulates florigen transport in Arabidopsis

Liu L, Li C, Teo ZWN, Zhang B, Yu H* (2019)
Plant Cell 31: 2475–2490 

Desmosomal coupling in apoptotic cell extrusion

Thomas M, Ladoux B, Toyama Y*. (2020)
Current Biology 26, 2942-50 | LINK

Shaping the zebrafish myotome by differential friction and active stress

S. Tlili*, Y. Jianmin*, J.-F. Rupprecht, M. A. Mendieta-Serrano, G. Weissbart, N. Verma, X. Teng, Y. Toyama, J. Prost and T. E. Saunders.  (2019) PNAS 116, 25430 

Air mass source determines airborne microbial diversity at the ocean-atmosphere interface of the Great Barrier Reef marine ecosystem

Archer SDJ, Lee KC, King-Miaow K, Harvey M, Wainwright B, Huang D, Pointing SB (2020) (A Nature Research Journal) The ISME Journal 14,  871-876.

Cxcl9l and Cxcr3.2 regulate recruitment of osteoclast progenitors to bone matrix in a medaka osteoporosis model

Phan QT; Tan WH; Liu RR; Sundaram S; Buettner A; Kneitz S; Cheong B; Vyas H; Mathavan S; Schartl M; Winkler C* (2020)PNAS DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2006093117 

Periodic oscillations of Myosin-II mechanically proofread cell-cell connections to ensure robust formation of the cardiac vessel

S. Zhang, X. Teng, Y. Toyama and T. E. Saunders. (2020) Current Biology 30, 1-14 

Characterizing extinction debt following habitat fragmentation using neutral theory

Thompson, S. E. D., R. A. Chisholm*, and J. Rosindell. (2019)  Ecology Letters 22:2087–2096

Real-Time Imaging of Nanoscale Redox Reactions over Bimetallic Nanoparticles.

S. F. Tan, S. W. Chee, J. Hongmei, Z. Baraissov, T.-L. Tan, U. Mirsaidov (2019)
Advanced Functional Materials 29(37) p.1903242 

A general framework for propagule dispersal in mangroves.

Van der Stoken, T., Wee, A., De Ryck, D., Vanschoenwinkel, B., Friess, D., Dahdouh-Guebas, F., Simarc, M., Koedam, N., Webb, E.L.  (2019)  Biological Reviews. https://doi.org/10.1111/brv.12514

Historic DNA reveals Anthropocene threat to a tropical urban fruit bat

Chattopadhyay B, Garg KM, Mendenhall IH, Rheindt FE*. 2019.  Current Biology 29: R1-R3.