Selected publications

Okuchi Y, Reeves J, Ng SS, Doro DH, Junyent S, Liu KJ, El Haj AJ, and  Habib SJ (2020)  Wnt-modified materials mediate asymmetric stem cell division to direct human osteogenic tissue formation for bone repair. Nature Materials PMID: 32958876

Ma B, Trieu TJ, Cheng J, Zhou S, Tang Q, Xie J, Liu JL, Zhao K, Habib SJ, Chen X (2020) Histone Distribution Patterns in Induced Asymmetrically Dividing Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells. Cell Rep. 11;32(6):108003

Junyent S., Garcin CL., Szczerkowski JLA., Trieu TJ., Reeves J and S.J Habib  (2020) Specialized Cytonemes Induce Self-Organization of Stem Cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 31;117(13):7236-7244

Mills KM., Szczerkowski JLA and S.J Habib (2017) Wnt ligand presentation and reception: from the stem cell niche to tissue engineering. Open Biology DOI:10.1098/rsob.170140

Lowndes M., S Junynet and S.J. Habib (2017)  Constructing cellular niche properties by localized presentation of Wnt proteins on synthetic surfaces. Nature protocols12(7):1498-1512 

Garcin CL., and S.J. Habib (2017)  A comparative perspective on Wnt/β-catenin signalling in cell fate determination. Results Probl Cell Differ. 61:323-350

Lowndes M., M. Rotherham, J. Price, A.J. El Haj and S.J. Habib (2016) Immobilized WNT proteins act as a stem cell niche for tissue engineering. Stem Cell Reports. 12;7(1):126-37

Habib S.J., B. Chen, F. Tsai, K. Anastassiadis, T. Meyer, E. Betzig and R. Nusse (2013) A Localized Wnt signal orients asymmetric stem cell division in vitro. Science. 22;339(6126):1445-8


Fuerer C., S.J. Habib and R. Nusse (2010) A study on the interaction between heparan sulfate proteoglycans and Wnt proteins. Dev Dynamics. 293(1): 184-190


Hildenbeutel M., S.J. Habib, J.M. Herrmann and D. Rapaport (2008) New insights into the mechanism of precursor protein insertion into the mitochondrial membranes. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol. 268: 147-190


Kemper C., S.J. Habib, G. Engel, P. Heckmeyer, K.S. Dimmer and D. Rapaport (2008) Integration of tail-anchored proteins into the mitochondria outer membrane does not require any known import components. J. Cell Sci. 121: 1990-1998


Habib S.J., T. Waizenegger, A. Niewienda, S.A. Paschen, W. Neupert and D. Rapaport (2007) The N-terminal domain of Tob55 has a receptor-like function in the biogenesis of mitochondrial β-barrel proteins. J. Cell. Biol. 176(1): 77-88


Habib S.J., W. Neupert and D. Rapaport (2006) Analysis and prediction of mitochondrial targeting signals. Methods Cell Biol. Methods Cell Biol. 80: 761-781


Habib S.J., T. Waizenegger, M. Lech, W. Neupert and D. Rapaport (2004) Assembly of the TOB complex of mitochondria. J. Biol. Chem. 280(8): 6434-6440


Waizenegger T., S.J. Habib, M. Lech, D. Mokranjac, S.A. Paschen, K. Hell, W. Neupert and D. Rapaport (2004) Tob38, a novel essential component in the biogenesis of β-barrel proteins of mitochondria. EMBO Rep. 5(7): 704-709


Vasiljev A., U. Ahting, F.E. Nargang, N.E. Go, S.J. Habib, C. Kozany, V. Panneels, I. Sinning, H. Prokisch, W. Neupert, S. Nussberger and D. Rapaport (2004) Reconstituted TOM core complex and Tim9/Tim10 complex of mitochondria are sufficient for translocation of the ADP/ATP carrier across membranes. Mol. Biol. Cell. 15: 1445-1458


Habib S.J., A. Vasiljev, W. Neupert and D. Rapaport (2003) Multiple functions of tail-anchor domains of mitochondrial outer membrane proteins. FEBS Lett. 555: 511-515

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