Selected Publications

Tschumperlin, D.J., G. Dai, I.V. Maly, T. Kikuchi, L.H. Laiho, A.K. McVittie, K.J. Haley, C.M. Lilly, P.T.C. So, D.A. Lauffenburger, R.D. Kamm, J.M. Drazen. Mechanotransduction through growth-factor shedding into the extracellular space. Nature 429:83-6, 2004.

Leung, L.Y., D. Tian, C. P. Brangwynne, D.A. Weitz, D.J. Tschumperlin. A new microrheometry approach reveals individual and cooperative roles for TGF-beta1 and IL-1beta in fibroblast mediated stiffening of collagen gels. FASEB J. 21: 2064-73 , 2007.

Kojic, N., E. Chung, A.T. Kho, J. Park, A. Huang, P.T. So, D.J. Tschumperlin.  An EGFR autocrine loop encodes a slow-reacting but dominant mode of mechanotransduction in a polarized epithelium.  FASEB J. 24:1604-15, 2010.

Liu, F., J.D. Mih, B.S. Shea, A. Kho, A.S. Sharif, A.M. Tager, D.J. Tschumperlin.  Feedback amplification of fibrosis through matrix stiffening and COX-2 suppression.  J. Cell Biol.  190:693-706, 2010.