Welcome to the Department of Cell Biology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine… More

New Mechanisms in Cell Biology

Dedication of the Isaac Morris Hay and Lucille Elizabeth Hay Professorship… More

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion… More

Upcoming Events

Seminars and events. Know what’s coming.

Cultural Competency Training

January 21, 202112:00 pm / 1:30 pm

Lewis Talks

January 25, 202112:00 pm / 1:00 pm

MBG Seminar: Michael Elowitz (Caltech)

January 28, 202111:00 am / 12:00 pm

Lewis Talks

February 1, 202112:00 pm / 1:00 pm

CB Seminar: Jelani Zarif (JHU)

February 4, 202112:00 pm / 1:00 pm

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Recent Publications

Our latest research and discoveries.

Wang T, Liu H, Itoh K, Oh S, Zhao L, Murata D, Sesaki H, Hartung T, Na CH, Wang J. C9orf72 regulates energy homeostasis by stabilizing mitochondrial complex I assembly. Cell Metabolism. 2021. In press.

Wu M, Liu J. Mechanobiology in cortical waves and oscillations. Current Opinions in Cell Biology 2020, Accepted.

McCausland JW, Yang X, Squyres GR,  Lyu Z, Bruce KE, Lamanna MM,  Söderström B, Garner EC, Winkler ME,  Xiao J, Liu J. Treadmilling FtsZ polymers drive the directional movement of sPG-synthesis enzymes via a Brownian ratchet mechanism. Nature Communications 2020, Accepted.

Johnson, D.J. Wells, M.B., Fox, R.M., Lee, J.S., Loganathan, R., Levings, D, Bastien, A., Slattery, M. and Andrew, D.J. (2020) CrebA increases secretory capacity through direct transcriptional regulation of the secretory machinery, a subset of secretory cargo, and other key regulators. Traffic 21: 560-577.