Deborah E Leckband

Additional Campus Affiliations

Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Professor, Chemistry
Reid T. Milner Professor, School of Chemical Sciences
Professor, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Professor, Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Professor, Micro and Nanotechnology Lab
Professor, Bioengineering

Recent Publications

Juettner, V. V., Kruse, K., Dan, A., Vu, V. H., Khan, Y., Le, J., ... Malik, A. B. (2019). VE-PTP stabilizes VE-cadherin junctions and the endothelial barrier via a phosphatase-independent mechanism. Journal of Cell Biology, 218(5), 1725-1742.

Qin, E. C., Kandel, M. E., Liamas, E., Shah, T. B., Kim, C., Kaufman, C. D., ... Kong, H. J. (2019). Graphene oxide substrates with N-cadherin stimulates neuronal growth and intracellular transport. Acta Biomaterialia, 90, 412-423.

Kruse, K., Lee, Q. S., Sun, Y., Klomp, J., Yang, X., Huang, F., ... Komarova, Y. A. (2019). N-cadherin signaling via Trio assembles adherens junctions to restrict endothelial permeability. Journal of Cell Biology, 218(1), 299-316.

Thompson, C. J., Vu, V. H., Leckband, D. E., & Schwartz, D. K. (2019). Cadherin Extracellular Domain Clustering in the Absence of Trans-Interactions. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 4528-4534.

Ishiyama, N., Sarpal, R., Wood, M. N., Barrick, S. K., Nishikawa, T., Hayashi, H., ... Ikura, M. (2018). Force-dependent allostery of the α-catenin actin-binding domain controls adherens junction dynamics and functions. Nature communications, 9(1), [5121].

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