An integrated model for Gpr124 function in Wnt7a/b signaling among vertebrates.

America M, Bostaille N, Eubelen M, Martin M, Stainier DYR, Vanhollebeke B. Cell Rep. 2022 May 31;39(9):110902. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2022.110902.

Engineered Wnt ligands enable blood-brain barrier repair in neurological disorders.

Martin M, Vermeiren S, Bostaille N, Eubelen M, Spitzer D, Vermeersch M, Profaci CP, Pozuelo E, Toussay X, Raman-Nair J, Tebabi P, America M, De Groote A, Sanderson LE, Cabochette P, Germano RFV, Torres D, Boutry S, de Kerchove d’Exaerde A, Bellefroid EJ, Phoenix TN, Devraj K, Lacoste B, Daneman R, Liebner S, Vanhollebeke B. Science. 2022 Feb 18;375(6582):eabm4459. doi: 10.1126/science.abm4459.


Kinesin-4 KIF21B limits microtubule growth to allow rapid centrosome polarization in T cells.

Hooikaas PJ, Damstra HG, Gros OJ, van Riel WE, Martin M, Smits YT, van Loosdregt J, Kapitein LC, Berger F, Akhmanova A. eLife. 2020 Dec 21;9:e62876. doi: 10.7554/eLife.62876.

Concerted action of kinesins KIF5B and KIF13B promotes efficient secretory vesicle transport to microtubule plus ends.

Serra-Marques A, Martin M, Katrukha EA, Grigoriev I, Peeters CA, Liu Q, Hooikaas PJ, Yao Y, Solianova V, Smal I, Pedersen LB, Meijering E, Kapitein LC, Akhmanova A. eLife. 2020 Nov 11;9:e61302. doi: 10.7554/eLife.61302

MAP7D2 Localizes to the Proximal Axon and Locally Promotes Kinesin-1-Mediated Cargo Transport into the Axon.

Pan X, Cao Y, Stucchi R, Hooikaas PJ, Portegies S, Will L, Martin M, Akhmanova A, Harterink M, Hoogenraad CC. Cell Rep. 2019 Feb 19;26(8):1988-1999.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2019.01.084.

MAP7 family proteins regulate kinesin-1 recruitment and activation.

Hooikaas PJ, Martin M, Mühlethaler T, Kuijntjes GJ, Peeters CAE, Katrukha EA, Ferrari L, Stucchi R, Verhagen DGF, van Riel WE, Grigoriev I, Altelaar AFM, Hoogenraad CC, Rüdiger SGD, Steinmetz MO, Kapitein LC, Akhmanova A. J Cell Biol. 2019 Apr 1;218(4):1298-1318. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201808065.

Coming into Focus: Mechanisms of Microtubule Minus-End Organization.

Martin M, Akhmanova A. Trends Cell Biol. 2018 Jul;28(7):574-588. doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2018.02.011.

Control of endothelial cell polarity and sprouting angiogenesis by non-centrosomal microtubules.

Martin M, Veloso A, Wu J, Katrukha EA, Akhmanova A. eLife. 2018 Mar 16;7:e33864. doi: 10.7554/eLife.33864.

Molecular Pathway of Microtubule Organization at the Golgi Apparatus.

Wu J, de Heus C, Liu Q, Bouchet BP, Noordstra I, Jiang K, Hua S, Martin M, Yang C, Grigoriev I, Katrukha EA, Altelaar AFM, Hoogenraad CC, Qi RZ, Klumperman J, Akhmanova A. Dev Cell. 2016 Oct 10;39(1):44-60. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.08.009


PP2A regulatory subunit Bα controls endothelial contractility and vessel lumen integrity via regulation of HDAC7.

Martin M, Geudens I, Bruyr J, Potente M, Bleuart A, Lebrun M, Simonis N, Deroanne C, Twizere JC, Soubeyran P, Peixoto P, Mottet D, Janssens V, Hofmann WK, Claes F, Carmeliet P, Kettmann R, Gerhardt H, Dequiedt F. EMBO J. 2013 Sep 11;32(18):2491-503. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2013.187.

Protein phosphatase 2A controls the activity of histone deacetylase 7 during T cell apoptosis and angiogenesis.

Martin M, Potente M, Janssens V, Vertommen D, Twizere JC, Rider MH, Goris J, Dimmeler S, Kettmann R, Dequiedt F. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Mar 25;105(12):4727-32. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0708455105.