Weijer, Kees

Professor

  • United Kingdom

20012023
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Research Output 2001 2020

2020
Open Access
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Primitive Streak
Germ Layers
Chick Embryo
Intercellular Junctions
Epithelial Cells
2019
4 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

Oscillatory cAMP cell-cell signalling persists during multicellular Dictyostelium development

Singer, G., Araki, T. & Weijer, K., 23 Apr 2019, In : Communications Biology. 2, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 139.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Gastropoda
Dictyostelium
Morphogenesis
Cell Movement
Cell Communication
2017
43 Citations (Scopus)
195 Downloads (Pure)

Active Vertex Model for Cell-Resolution Description of Epithelial Tissue Mechanics

Barton, D. L., Henkes, S., Weijer, C. J. & Sknepnek, R., 30 Jun 2017, In : PLoS Computational Biology. 13, 6, 34 p., e1005569.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Vertex Model
Mechanics
mechanics
epithelium
Epithelium
161 Downloads (Pure)

Gaussian vs. Bessel light-sheets: performance analysis in live large sample imaging

Reidt, S., Bango Da Cunha Correia, R., Donnachie, M., Weijer, C. & MacDonald, M., 25 Aug 2017, Proceedings of SPIE: Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XIV. Dholakia, K. & Spalding, G. C. (eds.). United States of America: SPIE-International Society for Optical Engineering, Vol. 10347. p. 1-10 10 p. 1034709. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10347).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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illumination
embryos
microscopy
chickens
temporal resolution
2016
11 Citations (Scopus)

Progress and perspectives in signal transduction, actin dynamics, and movement at the cell and tissue level: lessons from Dictyostelium

Bretschneider, T., Othmer, H. G. & Weijer, C. J., 6 Oct 2016, In : Interface Focus. 6, 5, 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Signal transduction
Dictyostelium
Machinery
Cell Movement
Actins
26 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

The multicellularity genes of dictyostelid social amoebas

Schaap, P., Gloeckner, G., Lawal, H. M., Singh, R., Singer, G., Weijer, C. & Schaap, P., 30 Jun 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 11 p., 12085.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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amoeba
Amoeba
genes
Genes
Genome
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Alignment of an acoustic manipulation device with cepstral analysis of electronic impedance data

Hughes, D. A., Qiu, Y., Démoré, C., Weijer, C. J. & Cochran, S., Feb 2015, In : Ultrasonics. 56, p. 172-177 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cepstral analysis
manipulators
resonators
alignment
impedance
7 Citations (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Dictyostelium discoideum
Cell Differentiation
Dictyostelium
Sorting
cell movement
69 Citations (Scopus)

Myosin-II-mediated cell shape changes and cell intercalation contribute to primitive streak formation

Rozbicki, E., Chuai, M., Karjalainen, A., Song, F., Sang, H. M., Martin, R., Knolker, H-J., MacDonald, M. & Weijer, C. J., Apr 2015, In : Nature Cell Biology. 17, 4, p. 397-408 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primitive Streak
Myosin Type II
Cell Shape
Myosin Type I
Myosin Type V
2014
23 Citations (Scopus)
134 Downloads (Pure)

Acoustic devices for particle and cell manipulation and sensing

Qiu, Y., Wang, H., Demore, C. E. M., Hughes, D. A., Glynne-Jones, P., Gebhardt, S., Bolhovitins, A., Poltarjonoks, R., Weijer, K., Schönecker, A., Hill, M. & Cochran, S., 2014, In : Sensors. 14, 8, p. 14806-14838 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Acoustic devices
Acoustics
Ultrasonics
manipulators
Ultrasonic transducers

Multi-scale non-local means with shape prior for enhancement of cell membrane images

Du, C-J., Tyson, R., Rozbicki, E., Weijer, C. J. & Bretschneider, T., 2014, 2014 IEEE 11th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, ISBI 2014: Proceedings. IEEE, p. 493-496 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cell membranes
Cell Membrane
Image denoising
Image enhancement
Image Enhancement
8 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Chemotactic Factors
Cytoskeleton
Proteomics
proteome
Exocytosis
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Signalling during dictyostelium development

Weijer, C. J., 1 Jun 2013, Dictyostelids: Evolution, Genomics and Cell Biology. Springer , p. 49-70 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Dictyostelium
Cell Movement
cell movement
cells
Morphogenesis
2012
22 Citations (Scopus)

Collective epithelial and mesenchymal cell migration during gastrulation

Chuai, M., Hughes, D. & Weijer, C. J., 2012, In : Current Genomics. 13, 4, p. 267-277 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the motility of Dictyostelium discodeum using high frequency ultrasound as a method of manipulation

Hughes, D. A., Weijer, C. J., Qiu, Y., Demore, C. & Cochran, S., 2012, Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2012 IEEE International. IEEE, p. 2002-2005 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Large scale systems
Ultrasonics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the motility of Dictyostelium discodeum using high frequency ultrasound as a method of manipulation

Hughes, D. A., Weijer, C. J., Qiu, Y., Demore, C. & Cochran, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

5 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-wavelength ultrasonic standing wave device for non-invasive cell manipulation and characterisation

Qiu, Y., Demore, C., Sharma, S., Cochran, S., Hughes, D. A. & Weijer, K., 2012, 2011 IEEE INTERNATIONAL ULTRASONICS SYMPOSIUM (IUS). New York: IEEE Computer Society, p. 188-191 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Citations (Scopus)

Tumorigenic fragments of APC cause dominant defects in directional cell migration in multiple model systems

Nelson, S. A., Li, Z., Newton, I. P., Fraser, D., Milne, R. E., Martin, D. M. A., Schiffmann, D., Yang, X., Dormann, D., Weijer, C. J., Appleton, P. L. & Nathke, I. S., Nov 2012, In : Disease Models & Mechanisms. 5, 6, p. 940-947 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
Catenins
Cell Movement
Tissue
Defects
2011
22 Citations (Scopus)

A 'chemotactic dipole' mechanism for large-scale vortex motion during primitive streak formation in the chick embryo

Sandersius, S. A., Chuai, M., Weijer, C. J. & Newman, T. J., Aug 2011, In : Physical Biology. 8, 4, 11 p., 045008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Correlating cell behavior with tissue topology in embryonic epithelia

Sandersius, S. A., Chuai, M., Weijer, C. J. & Newman, T. J., 29 Apr 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 4, 11 p., e18081.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Emergent cell and tissue dynamics from subcellular modeling of active biomechanical processes

Sandersius, S. A., Weijer, C. J. & Newman, T. J., Aug 2011, In : Physical Biology. 8, 4, 14 p., 045007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sonotweezers: Complementing the size and force spectra of optical trapping

MacDonald, M. P., Cochran, A., Weijer, C. J., Hughes, D., Demore, C., Brodie, G., Spalding, G. C., Bernasau, A., Cummings, D., Glynne-Jones, P., Hill, M., Courtney, C. & Drinkwater, B. W., 1 Dec 2011, Optical Trapping Applications, OTA 2011.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

trapping
2010
42 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling gastrulation in the chick embryo: formation of the primitive streak

Vasiev, B., Balter, A., Chaplain, M., Glazier, J. A. & Weijer, C. J., 11 May 2010, In : PLoS ONE. 5, 5, p. - 14 p., e10571.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Citations (Scopus)

Suppression of cellular proliferation and invasion by the concerted lipid and protein phosphatase activities of PTEN

Davidson, L., Maccario, H., Perera, N. M., Yang, X., Spinelli, L., Tibarewal, P., Glancy, B., Gray, A., Weijer, C. J., Downes, C. P. & Leslie, N. R., 4 Feb 2010, In : Oncogene. 29, 5, p. 687-697 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009
181 Citations (Scopus)

Collective cell migration in development

Weijer, C. J., 15 Sep 2009, In : Journal of Cell Science. 122, 18, p. 3215-3223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Imaging cell signalling and movement in development

Chuai, M., Dormann, D. & Weijer, C. J., Oct 2009, In : Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology. 20, 8, p. 947-955 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

24 Citations (Scopus)

Regulation of cell migration during chick gastrulation

Chuai, M. & Weijer, C. J., Aug 2009, In : Current Opinion in Genetics & Development. 19, 4, p. 343-349 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The cellular basis of Dictyostelium morphogenesis

Weijer, C. J., 2009, Systems biology: the challenge of complexity. Nakanishi, S., Kageyama, R. & Watanabe, D. (eds.). Berlin: Springer , p. 209-220 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

18 Citations (Scopus)

Who moves whom during primitive streak formation in the chick embryo

Chuai, M. & Weijer, C. J., Apr 2009, In : HFSP Journal. 3, 2, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
72 Citations (Scopus)

PDGF signalling controls the migration of mesoderm cells during chick gastrulation by regulating N-cadherin expression

Yang, X., Chrisman, H. & Weijer, C. J., 1 Nov 2008, In : Development. 135, 21, p. 3521-3530 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

The mechanisms underlying primitive streak formation in the chick embryo

Chuai, M. & Weijer, C. J., 2008, Multiscale modeling of developmental systems. Schnell, S., Maini, P. K., Newman, S. A. & Newman, T. J. (eds.). London: Academic Press, p. 135-156 24 p. (Current topics in developmental biology ; vol. 81).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

41 Citations (Scopus)

The migration of paraxial and lateral plate mesoderm cells emerging from the late primitive streak is controlled by different Wnt signals

Sweetman, D., Wagstaff, L., Cooper, O., Weijer, C. & Muensterberg, A., 9 Jun 2008, In : BMC Developmental Biology. 8, p. - 15 p., 63.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

Wnt3a-mediated chemorepulsion controls movement patterns of cardiac progenitors and requires RhoA function

Yue, Q., Wagstaff, L., Yang, X., Weijer, C. & Munsterberg, A., 15 Mar 2008, In : Development. 135, 6, p. 1029-1037 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007
119 Citations (Scopus)

PtdIns(3,4,5)P(3)-dependent and -independent roles for PTEN in the control of cell migration

Leslie, N. R., Yang, X., Downes, C. P. & Weijer, C. J., Jan 2007, In : Current Biology. 17, 2, p. 115-125 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphatidylinositols
Phosphoric Monoester Hydrolases
cell movement
Cell Movement
Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition
2006
84 Citations (Scopus)

Cell movement during chick primitive streak formation

Chuai, M., Zeng, W., Yang, X., Boychenko, V., Glazier, J. A. & Weijer, C. J., 2006, In : Developmental Biology. 296, 1, p. 137-149 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primitive Streak
Cell Movement
Germ Layers
Embryonic Structures
Blastoderm
2005

From unicellular to multicellular organisation in the social amoeba dictyostelium discoideum

Weijer, C. J., 1 Jan 2005, Self-Organisation and Evolution of Social Systems. Hemelrijk, C. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 7-24 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Dictyostelium discoideum
Amoeba
Dictyostelium
social structure
Organizations
2002
232 Citations (Scopus)

Cell movement patterns during gastrulation in the chick are controlled by positive and negative chemotaxis mediated by FGF4 and FGF8

Yang, X., Dormann, D., Munsterberg, A. E. & Weijer, C. J., 2002, In : Developmental Cell. 3, 3, p. 425-437 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrulation
Chemotaxis
Cell Movement
Primitive Streak
Notochord
61 Citations (Scopus)

Visualizing PI3 kinase-mediated cell-cell signaling during Dictyostelium development

Dormann, D., Weijer, G., Parent, C. A., Devreotes, P. N. & Weijer, C. J., 2002, In : Current Biology. 12, 14, p. 1178-1188 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell signaling
Dictyostelium
Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinases
phosphotransferases (kinases)
Agglomeration
2001
78 Citations (Scopus)

Propagating chemoattractant waves coordinate periodic cell movement in Dictyostelium slugs

Dormann, D. & Weijer, C. J., Nov 2001, In : Development. 128, 22, p. 4535-4543 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastropoda
Dictyostelium
Chemotactic Factors
Cell Movement
Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases