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FlexiBAC: a versatile, open-source baculovirus vector system for protein expression, secretion, and proteolytic processing
BMC Biotechnology, 2019

Lemaitre, R., Bogdanova, A., Borgonovo B., Woodruff, J.B.*, Drechsel, D.N.*

Assembly of mitotic structures through phase separation
Journal of Molecular Biology, 2018

Woodruff, J.B.

Organization and function of non-dynamic biomolecular condensates
Trends in Biochemical Sciences, 2018

Woodruff, J.B., Hyman A.A., Boke, E.

Phosphatase PP2A and microtubule-mediated pulling forces disassemble centrosomes during mitotic exit
Biology Open, 2018

Enos, S.J., Dressler, M., Ferreira Gomes, B., Hyman, A.A, Woodruff, J.B

The centrosome is a selective condensate that nucleates microtubules by concentrating tubulin
Cell, 2017

Woodruff, J.B.*, Ferreira Gomes, B., Widlund, P.O., Mahamid, J., Honigmann, A. & Hyman, A. A.* [PDF] [Pubmed] [Video Abstract]

Polo-like kinase phosphorylation determines C. elegans centrosome size and density by biasing SPD-5 toward an assembly-competent conformation

Biology Open, 2016

Wueseke, O., Zwicker, D., Schwager, A., Wong, Y.L., Oegema, K., Jülicher, F., Hyman, A.A., Woodruff, J.B.*  [PDF] [Pubmed] [Video Abstract]

Regulated assembly of a supramolecular centrosome scaffold in vitro

Science, 2015

Woodruff, J.B.*, Wueseke, O.*, Viscardi, V., Mahamid, J., Ochoa, S.D., Bunkenborg, J., Widlund, P.O., Pozniakovsky, A., Zanin, E., Bahmanyar, S., Zinke, A., Hong, S.H., Decker, M., Baumeister, W., Andersen, J.S., Oegema, K., Hyman, A.A.  *Co-first authors.  [PDF] [Pubmed]

Pericentriolar material structure and dynamics

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 2014

Woodruff, J.B., Wueseke, O., Hyman, A.A. [PDF] [Pubmed]

Spindle assembly requires complete disassembly of spindle remnants from the previous cell cycle

Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2012

Woodruff, J.B., Drubin, D.G., Barnes, G. [PDF] [Pubmed]

Mitotic spindle disassembly occurs via distinct subprocesses driven by the anaphase-promoting complex, Aurora B kinase, and kinesin-8

The Journal of Cell Biology, 2010

Woodruff, J.B., Drubin, D.G., Barnes, G. [PDF] [Pubmed]

Dynein-driven mitotic spindle positioning restricted to anaphase by She1p inhibition of dynactin recruitment.

Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2009

Woodruff, J.B., Drubin, D.G., Barnes, G. [PDF] [Pubmed]
Hau-Pax3/7A is an early marker of leech mesoderm involved in segmental morphogenesis, nephridial development, and body cavity formation

Developmental Biology, 2007

Woodruff, J.B., Mitchell, B.J., Shankland, M. [PDF] [Pubmed]