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Ramsey A. Foty, PhD

Selected Publications

Shannon, S., Vaca, C., Jia, D., Entersz, I., Schaer, A., Carcione, J., Weaver, M., Avidar, Y., Pettit, R., Nair, M., Khan, A. and Foty, RA. Dexamethasone-mediated activation of fibronectin matrix assembly reduces dispersal of primary human Glioblastoma cells. PLoS One 10, e0135951. (2015).

Foty, Ramsey A. Tissue surface tensiometry: A method to quantify cohesion. Springer Protocols. Methods in Molecular Biology doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-1164-6_16. (2014).

Foty, Ramsey A. Tumor cohesion and glioblastoma cell dispersal. Future Oncology 9(8)1121-1132. (2013).

Foty, R.A. and M.S. Steinberg (Deceased). Model systems displaying differential adhesion. WIRES Developmental Biology. DOI: 10.1002/WDEV.104.37. 2013

Joshua Sabari, Daniel Lax, Dongxuan Jia, Daniel Connors, Eric Mindrebo, Ian Brotman, and Ramsey A. Foty. Fibronectin matrix assembly suppresses dispersal of glioblastoma cells. PLoS One 6(9):e24810. 2011.

Manning ML, Foty RA, Steinberg MS, Schoetz EM. Coaction of intercellular adhesion and cortical tension specifies tissue surface tension. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Jul 13:107(28):12517-22. 2010.

Schötz, E.M., Burdine, R.D., Jülicher, F., Steinberg, M.S., Heisenberg, C.P., and Foty, R.A. Quantitative differences in tissue surface tension influence zebrafish germ layer positioning. Human Fronteirs in Science Program Journal 2:42-56. 2008.

Foty, R.A., and Steinberg, M.S. The differential adhesion hypothesis: a direct evaluation. Dev Biol 278:255-263. 2005.

Foty, R.A., Pfleger, C.M., Forgacs, G., and Steinberg, M.S. Surface tensions of embryonic tissues predict their mutual envelopment behavior. Development 122:1611-1620. 1996