In recognition of his high impact research program, MBI Principal Investigator Yusuke Toyama has been appointed the Dean’s Chair in the Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore.
A question of life and death
Basal protrusions stimulate rosette formation during cell intercalation
Using superresolution imagining to map adherens junction machinery
How dying cells detach from their neighbors
Making sure to expel an unwanted cell
Pulling forces drive changes in cell shape
A cellular tug-of-war mechanically drives gap closure