Review articles

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How cells fuseIosilevskii, Y. and Podbilewicz, B. (2021) "Programmed cell fusion in development and homeostasis" Current Topics in Developmental Biology. In press. PDF
How cells fuseBrukman, N.G., B. Uygur, B. Podbilewicz, and L.V. Chernomordik. (2019). "How cells fuse". J Cell Biol. 218 (5): 1436-1451. PDF
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PatterningInberg, S., A. Meledin, V. Kravtsov, Y. Iosilevskii, M. Oren-Suissa, and B. Podbilewicz. (2019). "Lessons from worm dendritic patterning". Annual review of neuroscience. Vol. 42:365-383 PDF
The fusogen AFF-1 can rejuvenate the regenerative potentialSegev, N., Avinoam, O., & Podbilewicz, B. (2018). "Fusogens". Current Biology, 28(8), R378-R380. PDF
The hallmarks of cell-cell fusionHernandez, J.M. and Podbilewicz, B. (2017). The hallmarks of cell-cell fusion. Development.
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Organogenesis of the C. elegans Vulva and Control of Cell FusionWeinstein, N., & Podbilewicz, B. (2016). Organogenesis of the C. elegans Vulva and Control of Cell Fusion. In Organogenetic Gene Networks (pp. 9-56). Springer International Publishing.PDF
Endocytosis regulates membrane localization and function of the fusogen EFF-1Smurova, K., & Podbilewicz, B. (2016). Endocytosis regulates membrane localization and function of the fusogen EFF-1. Small GTPasesPDF
Virus and cell fusion mechanismsPodbilewicz, B. (2014). Virus and cell fusion mechanisms. Annual review of cell and developmental biology 30, 111-139.PDF
Genetic basis of cell-cell fusion mechanismsAguilar, P.S., Baylies, M.K., Fleissner, A., Helming, L., Inoue, N., Podbilewicz, B., Wang, H., and Wong, M. (2013). Genetic basis of cell-cell fusion mechanisms. Trends in genetics : TIG 29, 427-437.PDF
Eukaryotic cell-cell fusion familiesAvinoam, O., and Podbilewicz, B. (2011). Eukaryotic cell-cell fusion families. Current topics in membranes 68, 209-234.PDF
Heterochronic control of AFF-1-mediated cell-to-cell fusion in C. elegans. Friedlander-Shani, L., and Podbilewicz, B. (2011). Heterochronic control of AFF-1-mediated cell-to-cell fusion in C. elegans. Advances in experimental medicine and biology 713, 5-11.PDF
Evolution of programmed cell fusion: common mechanisms and distinct functions. Oren-Suissa, M., and Podbilewicz, B. (2010). Evolution of programmed cell fusion: common mechanisms and distinct functions. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists 239, 1515-1528.PDF
Cell fusion in Caenorhabditis elegans. Alper, S., and Podbilewicz, B. (2008). Cell fusion in Caenorhabditis elegans. Methods in molecular biology 475, 53-74.
Viral and developmental cell fusion mechanisms: conservation and divergenceSapir, A., Avinoam, O., Podbilewicz, B., and Chernomordik, L.V. (2008). Viral and developmental cell fusion mechanisms: conservation and divergence. Developmental cell 14, 11-21.PDF
Cell fusion during developmentOren-Suissa, M., and Podbilewicz, B. (2007). Cell fusion during development. Trends in cell biology 17, 537-546.PDF
Cell fusionPodbilewicz, B. (2006). Cell fusion. WormBook : the online review of C elegans biology, 1-32.PDF
Cell fusion in development and disease. In Protein-Lipid Interactions: From Membrane Domains to Cellular Networks Podbilewicz, B., and Chernomordik, L.V. (2005). Cell fusion in development and disease. In Protein-Lipid Interactions: From Membrane Domains to Cellular Networks (Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH Weinheim, Germany), pp. 175-207.PDF
Sweet control of cell migration, cytokinesis and organogenesis. Podbilewicz, B. (2004). Sweet control of cell migration, cytokinesis and organogenesis. Nature cell biology 6, 9-11.PDF
C. elegans. A Laboratory Manual. In Live Cell ImagingPodbilewicz, B., and Gruenbaum, Y.(2004). C. elegans. A Laboratory Manual. In Live Cell Imaging: Editors Spector, D.L. and Goldman, R.D.Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.
How does a cell anchor and invade an organ? Podbilewicz, B. (2003). How does a cell anchor and invade an organ? Developmental cell 5, 5-7.PDF
The story of cell fusion: big lessons from little wormsShemer, G., and Podbilewicz, B. (2003). The story of cell fusion: big lessons from little worms. BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular, cellular and developmental biology 25, 672-682.PDF
cell fusion in organ formationShemer, G., and Podbilewicz, B. (2000). Fusomorphogenesis: cell fusion in organ formation. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists 218, 30-51.PDF
Membrane fusion as a morphogenetic force in nematode development. Podbilewicz, B. (2000). Membrane fusion as a morphogenetic force in nematode development. Nematology 2, 99-111.PDF