Donna Webb
Last active: 2/5/2016


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Recreating blood-brain barrier physiology and structure on chip: A novel neurovascular microfluidic bioreactor. Brown JA, Pensabene V, Markov DA, Allwardt V, Neely MD, Shi M, Britt CM, Hoilett OS, Yang Q, Brewer BM, Samson PC, McCawley LJ, May JM, Webb DJ, Li D, Bowman AB, Reiserer RS, Wikswo JP (2015) Biomicrofluidics 9(5): 054124
    › Primary publication · 26576206 (PubMed) · PMC4627929 (PubMed Central)
  2. The guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) Asef2 promotes dendritic spine formation via Rac activation and spinophilin-dependent targeting. Evans JC, Robinson CM, Shi M, Webb DJ (2015) J Biol Chem 290(16): 10295-308
    › Primary publication · 25750125 (PubMed) · PMC4400342 (PubMed Central)
  3. Stretching fibroblasts remodels fibronectin and alters cancer cell migration. Ao M, Brewer BM, Yang L, Franco Coronel OE, Hayward SW, Webb DJ, Li D (2015) Sci Rep : 8334
    › Primary publication · 25660754 (PubMed) · PMC4321168 (PubMed Central)
  4. Automated analysis of cell-matrix adhesions in 2D and 3D environments. Broussard JA, Diggins NL, Hummel S, Georgescu W, Quaranta V, Webb DJ (2015) Sci Rep : 8124
    › Primary publication · 25630460 (PubMed) · PMC4309964 (PubMed Central)
  5. The Rho family GEF Asef2 regulates cell migration in three dimensional (3D) collagen matrices through myosin II. Jean L, Yang L, Majumdar D, Gao Y, Shi M, Brewer BM, Li D, Webb DJ (2014) Cell Adh Migr 8(5): 460-7
    › Primary publication · 25517435 (PubMed) · PMC4594452 (PubMed Central)
  6. Phosphorylation of serine 106 in Asef2 regulates cell migration and adhesion turnover. Evans JC, Hines KM, Forsythe JG, Erdogan B, Shi M, Hill S, Rose KL, McLean JA, Webb DJ (2014) J Proteome Res 13(7): 3303-13
    › Primary publication · 24874604 (PubMed) · PMC4084842 (PubMed Central)
  7. A microfluidic cell co-culture platform with a liquid fluorocarbon separator. Brewer BM, Shi M, Edd JF, Webb DJ, Li D (2014) Biomed Microdevices 16(2): 311-23
    › Primary publication · 24420386 (PubMed) · PMC3980022 (PubMed Central)
  8. Activation of Rac by Asef2 promotes myosin II-dependent contractility to inhibit cell migration on type I collagen. Jean L, Majumdar D, Shi M, Hinkle LE, Diggins NL, Ao M, Broussard JA, Evans JC, Choma DP, Webb DJ (2013) J Cell Sci 126(Pt 24): 5585-97
    › Primary publication · 24144700 (PubMed) · PMC3860307 (PubMed Central)
  9. Myosin X and its motorless isoform differentially modulate dendritic spine development by regulating trafficking and retention of vasodilator-stimulated phosphoprotein. Lin WH, Hurley JT, Raines AN, Cheney RE, Webb DJ (2013) J Cell Sci 126(Pt 20): 4756-68
    › Primary publication · 23943878 (PubMed) · PMC3795341 (PubMed Central)
  10. Glia co-culture with neurons in microfluidic platforms promotes the formation and stabilization of synaptic contacts. Shi M, Majumdar D, Gao Y, Brewer BM, Goodwin CR, McLean JA, Li D, Webb DJ (2013) Lab Chip 13(15): 3008-21
    › Primary publication · 23736663 (PubMed) · PMC3712871 (PubMed Central)
  11. Signals regulating adhesion dynamics. Webb DJ, Brown CM, DeMali KA (2012) J Signal Transduct : 785196
    › Primary publication · 23346395 (PubMed) · PMC3549360 (PubMed Central)
  12. Fluorescence resonance energy transfer microscopy as demonstrated by measuring the activation of the serine/threonine kinase Akt. Broussard JA, Rappaz B, Webb DJ, Brown CM (2013) Nat Protoc 8(2): 265-81
    › Primary publication · 23306460 (PubMed) · PMC3756929 (PubMed Central)
  13. Semitransparent nanostructured films for imaging mass spectrometry and optical microscopy. Forsythe JG, Broussard JA, Lawrie JL, Kliman M, Jiao Y, Weiss SM, Webb DJ, McLean JA (2012) Anal Chem 84(24): 10665-70
    › Primary publication · 23146026 (PubMed) · PMC3544556 (PubMed Central)
  14. Epi-fluorescence microscopy. Webb DJ, Brown CM (2013) Methods Mol Biol : 29-59
    › Primary publication · 23026996 (PubMed) · PMC3483677 (PubMed Central)
  15. The endosomal adaptor protein APPL1 impairs the turnover of leading edge adhesions to regulate cell migration. Broussard JA, Lin WH, Majumdar D, Anderson B, Eason B, Brown CM, Webb DJ (2012) Mol Biol Cell 23(8): 1486-99
    › Primary publication · 22379109 (PubMed) · PMC3327316 (PubMed Central)
  16. A versatile valve-enabled microfluidic cell co-culture platform and demonstration of its applications to neurobiology and cancer biology. Gao Y, Majumdar D, Jovanovic B, Shaifer C, Lin PC, Zijlstra A, Webb DJ, Li D (2011) Biomed Microdevices 13(3): 539-48
    › Primary publication · 21424383 (PubMed) · PMC3085600 (PubMed Central)
  17. An APPL1/Akt signaling complex regulates dendritic spine and synapse formation in hippocampal neurons. Majumdar D, Nebhan CA, Hu L, Anderson B, Webb DJ (2011) Mol Cell Neurosci 46(3): 633-44
    › Primary publication · 21236345 (PubMed) · PMC3046229 (PubMed Central)
  18. Co-culture of neurons and glia in a novel microfluidic platform. Majumdar D, Gao Y, Li D, Webb DJ (2011) J Neurosci Methods 196(1): 38-44
    › Primary publication · 21185867 (PubMed) · PMC3042731 (PubMed Central)
  19. Vasodilator-stimulated phosphoprotein (VASP) induces actin assembly in dendritic spines to promote their development and potentiate synaptic strength. Lin WH, Nebhan CA, Anderson BR, Webb DJ (2010) J Biol Chem 285(46): 36010-20
    › Primary publication · 20826790 (PubMed) · PMC2975223 (PubMed Central)
  20. Actin and Actin-Binding Proteins: Masters of Dendritic Spine Formation, Morphology, and Function. Lin WH, Webb DJ (2009) Open Neurosci J : 54-66
    › Primary publication · 20717495 (PubMed) · PMC2921857 (PubMed Central)
  21. Identification of phosphorylation sites within the signaling adaptor APPL1 by mass spectrometry. Gant-Branum RL, Broussard JA, Mahsut A, Webb DJ, McLean JA (2010) J Proteome Res 9(3): 1541-8
    › Primary publication · 20095645 (PubMed) · PMC2845304 (PubMed Central)
  22. The Rho-family GEF Asef2 activates Rac to modulate adhesion and actin dynamics and thereby regulate cell migration. Bristow JM, Sellers MH, Majumdar D, Anderson B, Hu L, Webb DJ (2009) J Cell Sci 122(Pt 24): 4535-46
    › Primary publication · 19934221 (PubMed) · PMC2787464 (PubMed Central)
  23. N-wasp and the arp2/3 complex are critical regulators of actin in the development of dendritic spines and synapses. Wegner AM, Nebhan CA, Hu L, Majumdar D, Meier KM, Weaver AM, Webb DJ (2008) J Biol Chem 283(23): 15912-20
    › Primary publication · 18430734 (PubMed) · PMC2414292 (PubMed Central)
  24. Asymmetric focal adhesion disassembly in motile cells. Broussard JA, Webb DJ, Kaverina I (2008) Curr Opin Cell Biol 20(1): 85-90
    › Primary publication · 18083360 (PubMed)
  25. alpha5 integrin signaling regulates the formation of spines and synapses in hippocampal neurons. Webb DJ, Zhang H, Majumdar D, Horwitz AF (2007) J Biol Chem 282(10): 6929-35
    › Primary publication · 17213186 (PubMed) · PMC2750863 (PubMed Central)
  26. Identification of phosphorylation sites in GIT1. Webb DJ, Mayhew MW, Kovalenko M, Schroeder MJ, Jeffery ED, Whitmore L, Shabanowitz J, Hunt DF, Horwitz AF (2006) J Cell Sci 119(Pt 14): 2847-50
    › Primary publication · 16825424 (PubMed)
  27. Cortactin promotes cell motility by enhancing lamellipodial persistence. Bryce NS, Clark ES, Leysath JL, Currie JD, Webb DJ, Weaver AM (2005) Curr Biol 15(14): 1276-85
    › Primary publication · 16051170 (PubMed)