Latest publications

Escape of tumor cells from the NK cell cytotoxic activity.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
September 15, 2020
2020 Sep. J Leukoc Biol. Online ahead of print.
By:
  • Cantoni C
  • Wurzer H
  • Thomas C
  • Vitale M.

Actin remodeling and vesicular trafficking at the tumor cell side of the immunological synapse direct evasion from cytotoxic lymphocytes.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • Tumor Stroma Interactions
September 09, 2020
2020 Sep. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol.356:99-130. Epub 2020 Sep.
By:
  • Biolato AM
  • Filali L
  • Wurzer H
  • Hoffmann C
  • Gargiulo E
  • Valitutti S
  • Thomas C.

The role of heparan sulfate maturation in cancer: A focus on the 3O-sulfation and the enigmatic 3O-sulfotransferases (HS3STs).

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
May 01, 2020
2020 May. Semin Cancer Biol.62:68-85. Epub 2019 Nov 8.
By:
  • Gulberti S
  • Mao X
  • Bui C
  • Fournel-Gigleux S.

Actin cytoskeleton straddling the immunological synapse between cytotoxic lymphocytes and cancer cells.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
May 16, 2019
2019 May. Cells.8(5).
By:
  • Wurzer H
  • Hoffmann C
  • Al Absi A
  • Thomas C.

Do tumor cells escape from natural killer cell cytotoxicity by mimicking dendritic cells?

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
March 29, 2019
2019 Mar. Oncotarget.10(25):2419-2420.
By:
  • Wurzer H
  • Al Absi A
  • Hoffmann C
  • Thomas C.

Actin cytoskeleton remodeling drives breast cancer cell escape from natural killer-mediated cytotoxicity.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • Platform National Cytometry Platform
  • NORLUX Neuro-Oncology Laboratory
  • Tumor Immunotherapy and Microenvironment
October 01, 2018
2018 Oct. Cancer Res.78(19):5631-5643. Epub 2018 Aug 13.
By:
  • Al Absi A
  • Wurzer H
  • Guerin C
  • Hoffmann C
  • Moreau F
  • Mao X
  • Brown-Clay J
  • Petrolli R
  • Casellas CP
  • Dieterle M
  • Thiery JP
  • Chouaib S
  • Berchem G
  • Janji B
  • Thomas C.

Role of the actin cytoskeleton in breast cancer cell resistance to natural killer cells. (Doctoral thesis)

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
July 06, 2018
2018 Jul. Strasbourg: Université de Strasbourg, 2018.
By:
  • Al Absi A.

Hypoxia promotes breast cancer cell invasion through HIF-1α-mediated up-regulation of the invadopodial actin bundling protein CSRP2.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • Tumor Immunotherapy and Microenvironment
July 05, 2018
2018 Jul. Sci Rep.8(1):10191.
By:
  • Hoffmann C
  • Mao X
  • Brown-Clay J
  • Moreau F
  • Al Absi A
  • Wurzer H
  • Sousa B
  • Schmitt F
  • Berchem G
  • Janji B
  • Thomas C.

Reactivation of mutant-EGFR degradation through clathrin inhibition overcomes resistance to EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
June 15, 2018
2018 Jun. Cancer Res.78(12):3267-3279. Epub 2018 Mar 19.
By:
  • Menard L
  • Floc'h N
  • Martin MJ
  • Cross DAE.

Subcellular localization and function of 2LIM proteins in plants and humans.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
December 01, 2017
2017 Dec. Planta.246(6):1243-1245. Epub 2017 Oct 9.
By:
  • Hoffmann C
  • Brown-Clay J
  • Thomas C.

The heparan sulfate sulfotransferase 3-OST3A (HS3ST3A) is a novel tumor regulator and a prognostic marker in breast cancer.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
September 22, 2016
2016 Sep. Oncogene.35(38):5043-55. Epub 2016 Apr 4.
By:
  • Mao X
  • Gauche C
  • Coughtrie MW
  • Bui C
  • Gulberti S
  • Merhi-Soussi F
  • Ramalanjaona N
  • Bertin-Jung I
  • Diot A
  • Dumas D
  • De Freitas Caires N
  • Thompson AM
  • Bourdon JC
  • Ouzzine M
  • Fournel-Gigleux S.

Digital skills for health professionals. In Re-thinking european healthcare: Recommendations by the next generation. (Book Chapter)

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
June 01, 2016
2016 Jun. Brussels: Euopean Health Parliament, 2016. p.37-47.
By:
  • Dalati F
  • Lenglet G
  • Steen L
  • Giedrojc M
  • Filipe J
  • Florindi F
  • Gohlar M
  • Lim R
  • Mao X
  • Pastore M
  • Schmidt M
  • Vandamme T.

TWISTED DWARF1 mediates the action of auxin transport inhibitors on actin cytoskeleton dynamics.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
April 06, 2016
2016 Apr. Plant Cell.28(4):930-48. Epub 2016 Apr 6.
By:
  • Zhu J
  • Bailly A
  • Zwiewka M
  • Sovero V
  • Di Donato M
  • Ge P
  • Oehri J
  • Aryal B
  • Hao P
  • Linnert M
  • Burgardt NI
  • Lucke C
  • Weiwad M
  • Michel M
  • Weiergraber OH
  • Pollmann S
  • Azzarello E
  • Mancuso S
  • Ferro N
  • Fukao Y
  • Hoffmann C
  • Wedlich-Soldner R
  • Friml J
  • Thomas C
  • Geisler M.

CRP2, a new invadopodia actin bundling factor critically promotes breast cancer cell invasion and metastasis.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • NORLUX Neuro-Oncology Laboratory
March 22, 2016
2016 Mar. Oncotarget.7(12):13688-705.
By:
  • Hoffmann C
  • Mao X
  • Dieterle M
  • Moreau F
  • Al Absi A
  • Steinmetz A
  • Oudin A
  • Berchem G
  • Janji B
  • Thomas C.

The pH sensibility of actin-bundling LIM proteins is governed by the acidic properties of their C-terminal domain.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • NORLUX Neuro-Oncology Laboratory
  • DNA Repair and Chemoresistance
August 19, 2015
2015 Aug. FEBS Lett.589(18):2312-9. Epub 2015 Jul 29.
By:
  • Moes D
  • Hoffmann C
  • Dieterle M
  • Moreau F
  • Neumann K
  • Papuga J
  • Furtado AT
  • Steinmetz A
  • Thomas C.

HaloTag is an effective expression and solubilisation fusion partner for a range of fibroblast growth factors.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
June 25, 2015
2015 Jun. PeerJ.3:e1060.
By:
  • Sun C
  • Li Y
  • Taylor SE
  • Mao X
  • Wilkinson MC
  • Fernig DG.

Hypoxia: A key feature of the tumor microenvironment triggers several mechanisms of evasion from natural killer and cytotoxic T lymphocytes surveillance.

  • Tumor Immunotherapy and Microenvironment
  • Tumor Stroma Interactions
  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
November 20, 2014
2014 Nov. J Imm Res.1(2):7.
By:
  • Mgrditchian T
  • Arakelian T
  • Paggetti J
  • Viry E
  • Al-Absi A
  • Medves S
  • Moussay E
  • Berchem G
  • Thomas C
  • Janji B.

Human muscle LIM protein dimerizes along the actin cytoskeleton and cross-links actin filaments.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
  • Cardiovascular Research Unit
August 15, 2014
2014 Aug. Mol Cell Biol.34(16):3053-65. Epub 2014 Jun 16.
By:
  • Hoffmann C
  • Moreau F
  • Moes M
  • Luthold C
  • Dieterle M
  • Goretti E
  • Neumann K
  • Steinmetz A
  • Thomas C.

A dynamic interplay between membranes and the cytoskeleton critical for cell development and signaling.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
July 16, 2014
2014 Jul. Front Plant Sci.5:335.
By:
  • Thomas C
  • Staiger CJ.

The role of quantitative changes in the epxression of insulin receptor substrate-1 and nuclear ubiquitin in abnormal glycometabolism in the livers of KKay mice and the relative therapeutic mechanisms of Astragalus polysaccharide.

  • Cytoskeleton and Cancer Progression
February 01, 2014
2014 Feb. Int J Mol Med.33(2):341-50. Epub 2013 Dec 9.
By:
  • Ye Y
  • Deng T
  • Wan XY
  • Ouyang JP
  • Liu M
  • Mao XQ.