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SELECTED PUBLICATIONS*

Kim, J.H., Cho, A., Yin, H., Schafer, D.A., Mouneimne, G., Simpson, K.J., Nguyen, K.V., Brugge, J.S., Montell, D.J. (2011) Psidin, a conserved protein that regulates protrusion dynamics and cell migration.  Genes and Development 25:730-741 
Mooren, O.L., Kotova, T.I. and Schafer, D.A. (2009) Dynamin2 GTPase and cortactin remodel actin filaments. J. Biol. Chem. 284:23995-24005 
Cai, L., Makhov, A.M., Schafer, D.A. and Bear, J.E. (2008) Coronin 1B antagonizes cortactin and remodels Arp2/3-containing branches in lamellipodia.  Cell 143:828-42
Pasic, L., Kotova, T.I., and Schafer, D.A.  (2008) Ena/VASP proteins capture actin filament barbed ends. J. Biol. Chem. 283:9841-9819
Cai, L., Marshal, T.W., Uetrecht, A.C., Schafer, D.A. and Bear, J.E. (2007) Coronin 1B coordinates Arp2/3 complex and Cofilin activities at the leading edge. Cell 128:915-929
Bensenor, L.B., Kan, H-M., Wang, N., Wallrabe, H., Davidson, L.A., Cai, Y., Schafer, D.A., Bloom, G.S. (2007) IQGAP1 regulates cell motility by linking growth factor signaling to actin assembly. J. Cell Sci. 120:658-669
Barzik, M., Kotova, T.I., Higgs, H.N., Larnele Hazelwood, Dorit Hanein, Gertler, F.B. and Schafer, D.A. (2005) Ena/VASP proteins enhance actin polymerization in the presence of barbed end capping proteins. J. Biol. Chem. 280:28653-28662 
Schafer, D.A., Weed, S.A., Binns, D., Karginov, A.V., Parsons, J.T. and Cooper, J.A. (2002) Dynamin2 and cortactin
regulate actin assembly and filament organization.
Curr. Biol. 12:1852-1857     
Bear, J.E., Svitkina, T.M., Krause, M., Schafer, D.A., Maly, I.V., Chaga, O.Y., Cooper, J.A., Borisy, G.G., and Gertler, F.B.
(2002) Antagonism between Ena/VASP proteins and actin filament capping regulates fibroblast motility
. Cell 109:509-521
Schafer, D.A., D’Souza-Schorey, C. and Cooper, J.A. (2000) Actin assembly at membranes controlled by ARF6. Traffic 1:892-903   
Weed, S.A., Karginov, A.V., Schafer, D.A, Weaver, A.M., Kinley, A.W., Cooper, J.A. Parsons, J.T. (2000) Cortactin localization
to sites of actin assembly in lamellipodia requires interactions with F-actin and the Arp2/3 complex.
J. Cell Biol. 151:29-40

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