Claire Thomas

Associate Professor of Biology and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Claire Thomas

Research Summary

Roles of the cytoskeleton at the cell membrane in epithelial cells, including issues of cell polarity and adhesion, cell signaling, and morphogenesis.

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Spectrin Proteins Drosophila Annexins Membranes Protein Plasma Endosomes Cell Membrane Synapses Tetramer Multivesicular Bodies Nuclear Membrane Myoblasts Ubiquitin Oligomer Epidermal Growth Factor Receptors Nuclear Envelope Processing Morphogenesis Cell Adhesion Molecules Eye Phenotype Adherens Junctions Marker

Most Recent Publications

Rui Duan, Ji Hoon Kim, Khurts Shilagardi, Eric S. Schiffhauer, Donghoon M. Lee, Sungmin Son, Shuo Li, Claire Thomas, Tianzhi Luo, Daniel A. Fletcher, Douglas N. Robinson, Elizabeth H. Chen, 2018, Nature Cell Biology on p. 688-698

Mansi R. Khanna, Floyd J. Mattie, Kristen C. Browder, Megan D. Radyk, Stephanie E. Crilly, Katelyn J. Bakerink, Sandra L. Harper, David W. Speicher, Graham H. Thomas, 2015, Journal of Biological Chemistry on p. 706-715

Annexin B9 binds to β<sub>H</sub>-spectrin and is required for multivesicular body function in Drosophila

Monika Tjota, Seung Kyu Lee, Juan Wu, Janice A. Williams, Mansi R. Khanna, Graham H. Thomas, 2011, The Quarterly journal of microscopical science on p. 2914-2926

Seung Kyu Lee, Graham H. Thomas, 2011, Cell Differentiation and Development on p. 116-128

Mansi R. Khanna, Bruce A. Stanley, Graham H. Thomas, 2010, BMC Genomics

The cell adhesion molecule Roughest depends on ßH<sub>eavy-</sub>spectrin during eye morphogenesis in Drosophila

Hyun Gwan Lee, Daniela Zarnescu, Bryce MacIver, Graham H. Thomas, 2010, The Quarterly journal of microscopical science on p. 277-285

Brush border spectrin is required for early endosome recycling in Drosophila

Matthew D. Phillips, Graham H. Thomas, 2006, The Quarterly journal of microscopical science on p. 1361-1370

Janice A. Williams, Bryce MacIver, Elizabeth Klipfell, Graham H. Thomas, 2004, The Quarterly journal of microscopical science on p. 771-782

Conformational compliance of spectrins in membrane deformation, morphogenesis and signaling

Graham Thomas, Discher Dennis, 2003, on p. 213-241

Most-Cited Papers

Rui Duan, Ji Hoon Kim, Khurts Shilagardi, Eric S. Schiffhauer, Donghoon M. Lee, Sungmin Son, Shuo Li, Claire Thomas, Tianzhi Luo, Daniel A. Fletcher, Douglas N. Robinson, Elizabeth H. Chen, 2018, Nature Cell Biology on p. 688-698

Mansi R. Khanna, Floyd J. Mattie, Kristen C. Browder, Megan D. Radyk, Stephanie E. Crilly, Katelyn J. Bakerink, Sandra L. Harper, David W. Speicher, Graham H. Thomas, 2015, Journal of Biological Chemistry on p. 706-715