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TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
DivisionBiochemistry & Molecular Biology
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    1. Sokac AM. Seeing a Coastline Paradox in Membrane Reservoirs. Dev Cell. 2017 Dec 04; 43(5):541-542. PMID: 29207254.
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    2. Xue Z, Sokac AM. -Back-to-back mechanisms drive actomyosin ring closure during Drosophila embryo cleavage. J Cell Biol. 2016 Nov 07; 215(3):335-344. PMID: 27799369.
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    3. Xu H, Skinner SO, Sokac AM, Golding I. Stochastic Kinetics of Nascent RNA. Phys Rev Lett. 2016 Sep 16; 117(12). PMID: 27667861.
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    4. Figard L, Wang M, Zheng L, Golding I, Sokac AM. Membrane Supply and Demand Regulates F-Actin in a Cell Surface Reservoir. Dev Cell. 2016 May 9; 37(3):267-78. PMID: 27165556.
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    5. Xu H, SepĂșlveda LA, Figard L, Sokac AM, Golding I. Combining protein and mRNA quantification to decipher transcriptional regulation. Nat Methods. 2015 Aug; 12(8):739-42. PMID: 26098021.
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    6. Figard L, Sokac AM. A membrane reservoir at the cell surface: unfolding the plasma membrane to fuel cell shape change. Bioarchitecture. 2014 Mar-Apr; 4(2):39-46. PMID: 24844289; PMCID: PMC4199810.
    7. Iannotti MJ, Figard L, Sokac AM, Sifers RN. A Golgi-localized mannosidase (MAN1B1) plays a non-enzymatic gatekeeper role in protein biosynthetic quality control. J Biol Chem. 2014 Apr 25; 289(17):11844-58. PMID: 24627495; PMCID: PMC4002091.
    8. Figard L, Xu H, Garcia HG, Golding I, Sokac AM. The plasma membrane flattens out to fuel cell-surface growth during Drosophila cellularization. Dev Cell. 2013 Dec 23; 27(6):648-55. PMID: 24316147; PMCID: PMC3888437.
    9. Zheng L, SepĂșlveda LA, Lua RC, Lichtarge O, Golding I, Sokac AM. The maternal-to-zygotic transition targets actin to promote robustness during morphogenesis. PLoS Genet. 2013 Nov; 9(11):e1003901. PMID: 24244181; PMCID: PMC3820746.
    10. Figard L, Sokac AM. Imaging cell shape change in living Drosophila embryos. J Vis Exp. 2011; (49). PMID: 21490577; PMCID: PMC3197300.
    11. LeBlanc-Straceski JM, Sokac A, Bement W, Sobrado P, Lemoine L. Developmental expression of Xenopus myosin 1d and identification of a myo1d tail homology that overlaps TH1. Dev Growth Differ. 2009 May; 51(4):443-51. PMID: 19382939.
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    12. Sokac AM, Wieschaus E. Zygotically controlled F-actin establishes cortical compartments to stabilize furrows during Drosophila cellularization. J Cell Sci. 2008 Jun 1; 121(11):1815-24. PMID: 18460582; PMCID: PMC2728442.
    13. Sokac AM, Wieschaus E. Local actin-dependent endocytosis is zygotically controlled to initiate Drosophila cellularization. Dev Cell. 2008 May; 14(5):775-86. PMID: 18477459; PMCID: PMC2517610.
    14. Sokac AM, Schietroma C, Gundersen CB, Bement WM. Myosin-1c couples assembling actin to membranes to drive compensatory endocytosis. Dev Cell. 2006 Nov; 11(5):629-40. PMID: 17084356; PMCID: PMC2826358.
    15. Sokac AM, Bement WM. Kiss-and-coat and compartment mixing: coupling exocytosis to signal generation and local actin assembly. Mol Biol Cell. 2006 Apr; 17(4):1495-502. PMID: 16436510; PMCID: PMC1415325.
    16. Sokac AM, Bisher M, Wieschaus E. F-Actin/Myosin-2 Furrow Canals, but not Basal Junctions, are Required for Drosophila Cellularization. Microsc Microanal. 2005 Aug; 11 Suppl 2:950-1. PMID: 24017345.
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    17. Weber KL, Sokac AM, Berg JS, Cheney RE, Bement WM. A microtubule-binding myosin required for nuclear anchoring and spindle assembly. Nature. 2004 Sep 16; 431(7006):325-9. PMID: 15372037.
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    18. Bement WM, Sokac AM, Mandato CA. Four-dimensional imaging of cytoskeletal dynamics in Xenopus oocytes and eggs. Differentiation. 2003 Dec; 71(9-10):518-27. PMID: 14686949.
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    19. Sokac AM, Co C, Taunton J, Bement W. Cdc42-dependent actin polymerization during compensatory endocytosis in Xenopus eggs. Nat Cell Biol. 2003 Aug; 5(8):727-32. PMID: 12872130.
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    20. Sokac AM, Bement WM. Regulation and expression of metazoan unconventional myosins. Int Rev Cytol. 2000; 200:197-304. PMID: 10965469.
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    21. Batterham P, Crew JR, Sokac AM, Andrews JR, Pasquini GM, Davies AG, Stocker RF, Pollock JA. Genetic analysis of the lozenge gene complex in Drosophila melanogaster: adult visual system phenotypes. J Neurogenet. 1996 Sep; 10(4):193-220. PMID: 8923295.
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