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    Zena Werb, PhD

    TitleProfessor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentAnatomy
    Address513 Parnassus Ave
    San Francisco CA 94143
    Phone415-476-4622
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      1. Chou J, Chan MF, Werb Z. Metalloproteinases: a Functional Pathway for Myeloid Cells. Microbiol Spectr. 2016 Apr; 4(2). PMID: 27227311.
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      2. Hagerling C, Werb Z. Neutrophils: Critical components in experimental animal models of cancer. Semin Immunol. 2016 Apr; 28(2):197-204. PMID: 26976824.
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      3. Williams KE, Lemieux GA, Hassis ME, Olshen AB, Fisher SJ, Werb Z. Quantitative proteomic analyses of mammary organoids reveals distinct signatures after exposure to environmental chemicals. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Mar 8; 113(10):E1343-51. PMID: 26903627.
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      4. Lawson DA, Werb Z, Zong Y, Goldstein AS. The Cleared Mammary Fat Pad Transplantation Assay for Mammary Epithelial Organogenesis. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2015; 2015(12):pdb.prot078071. PMID: 26631119.
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      5. Kim M, M Shewan A, Ewald AJ, Werb Z, Mostov KE. p114RhoGEF governs cell motility and lumen formation during tubulogenesis through a ROCK-myosin-II pathway. J Cell Sci. 2015 Dec 1; 128(23):4317-27. PMID: 26483385.
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      6. Lawson DA, Bhakta NR, Kessenbrock K, Prummel KD, Yu Y, Takai K, Zhou A, Eyob H, Balakrishnan S, Wang CY, Yaswen P, Goga A, Werb Z. Single-cell analysis reveals a stem-cell program in human metastatic breast cancer cells. Nature. 2015 Oct 1; 526(7571):131-5. PMID: 26416748.
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      7. Plaks V, Boldajipour B, Linnemann JR, Nguyen NH, Kersten K, Wolf Y, Casbon AJ, Kong N, van den Bijgaart RJ, Sheppard D, Melton AC, Krummel MF, Werb Z. Adaptive Immune Regulation of Mammary Postnatal Organogenesis. Dev Cell. 2015 Sep 14; 34(5):493-504. PMID: 26321127.
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      8. Werb Z, Lu P. The Role of Stroma in Tumor Development. Cancer J. 2015 Jul-Aug; 21(4):250-3. PMID: 26222075.
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      9. Depeille P, Henricks LM, van de Ven RA, Lemmens E, Wang CY, Matli M, Werb Z, Haigis KM, Donner D, Warren R, Roose JP. RasGRP1 opposes proliferative EGFR-SOS1-Ras signals and restricts intestinal epithelial cell growth. Nat Cell Biol. 2015 Jun; 17(6):804-15. PMID: 26005835.
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      10. Chambers AF, Werb Z. Invasion and metastasis-recent advances and future challenges. J Mol Med (Berl). 2015 Apr; 93(4):361-8. PMID: 25772709.
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      11. Plaks V, Kong N, Werb Z. The cancer stem cell niche: how essential is the niche in regulating stemness of tumor cells? Cell Stem Cell. 2015 Mar 5; 16(3):225-38. PMID: 25748930.
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      12. Kessenbrock K, Wang CY, Werb Z. Matrix metalloproteinases in stem cell regulation and cancer. Matrix Biol. 2015 May-Jul; 44-46:184-90. PMID: 25661772.
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      13. Casbon AJ, Reynaud D, Park C, Khuc E, Gan DD, Schepers K, Passegué E, Werb Z. Invasive breast cancer reprograms early myeloid differentiation in the bone marrow to generate immunosuppressive neutrophils. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Feb 10; 112(6):E566-75. PMID: 25624500.
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      14. Lemieux GA, Cunningham KA, Lin L, Mayer F, Werb Z, Ashrafi K. Kynurenic Acid Is a Nutritional Cue that Enables Behavioral Plasticity. Cell. 2015 Jan 15; 160(1-2):119-31. PMID: 25594177.
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      15. Shahi P, Slorach EM, Wang CY, Chou J, Lu A, Ruderisch A, Werb Z. The Transcriptional Repressor ZNF503/Zeppo2 Promotes Mammary Epithelial Cell Proliferation and Enhances Cell Invasion. J Biol Chem. 2015 Feb 6; 290(6):3803-13. PMID: 25538248.
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      16. Hagerling C, Casbon AJ, Werb Z. Balancing the innate immune system in tumor development. Trends Cell Biol. 2015 Apr; 25(4):214-20. PMID: 25444276.
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      17. Bonnans C, Chou J, Werb Z. Remodelling the extracellular matrix in development and disease. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Nov 21; 15(12):786-801. PMID: 25415508.
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      18. Lohela M, Casbon AJ, Olow A, Bonham L, Branstetter D, Weng N, Smith J, Werb Z. Intravital imaging reveals distinct responses of depleting dynamic tumor-associated macrophage and dendritic cell subpopulations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Nov 25; 111(47):E5086-95. PMID: 25385645.
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      19. Bryant DM, Roignot J, Datta A, Overeem AW, Kim M, Yu W, Peng X, Eastburn DJ, Ewald AJ, Werb Z, Mostov KE. A molecular switch for the orientation of epithelial cell polarization. Dev Cell. 2014 Oct 27; 31(2):171-87. PMID: 25307480; PMCID: PMC4248238 [Available on 10/27/15].
      20. Bonnans C, Lohela M, Werb Z. Real-time Imaging of Myeloid Cells Dynamics in ApcMin/+ Intestinal Tumors by Spinning Disk Confocal Microscopy. J Vis Exp. 2014; (92). PMID: 25350573.
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      21. Hiatt RA, Porco TC, Liu F, Balke K, Balmain A, Barlow J, Braithwaite D, Diez-Roux AV, Kushi LH, Moasser MM, Werb Z, Windham GC, Rehkopf DH. A multilevel model of postmenopausal breast cancer incidence. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Oct; 23(10):2078-92. PMID: 25017248.
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      22. Levine JM, Cohen ND, Heller M, Fajt VR, Levine GJ, Kerwin SC, Trivedi AA, Fandel TM, Werb Z, Modestino A, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Efficacy of a metalloproteinase inhibitor in spinal cord injured dogs. PLoS One. 2014; 9(5):e96408. PMID: 24788791; PMCID: PMC4006832.
      23. Cheung KJ, Gabrielson E, Werb Z, Ewald AJ. Collective invasion in breast cancer requires a conserved basal epithelial program. Cell. 2013 Dec 19; 155(7):1639-51. PMID: 24332913; PMCID: PMC3941206 [Available on 12/19/14].
      24. Lemieux GA, Keiser MJ, Sassano MF, Laggner C, Mayer F, Bainton RJ, Werb Z, Roth BL, Shoichet BK, Ashrafi K. In silico molecular comparisons of C. elegans and mammalian pharmacology identify distinct targets that regulate feeding. PLoS Biol. 2013 Nov; 11(11):e1001712. PMID: 24260022; PMCID: PMC3833878.
      25. Plaks V, Koopman CD, Werb Z. Cancer. Circulating tumor cells. Science. 2013 Sep 13; 341(6151):1186-8. PMID: 24031008; PMCID: PMC3842225.
      26. Brabletz T, Lyden D, Steeg PS, Werb Z. Roadblocks to translational advances on metastasis research. Nat Med. 2013 Sep; 19(9):1104-9. PMID: 24013756; PMCID: PMC3972758.
      27. Chou J, Shahi P, Werb Z. microRNA-mediated regulation of the tumor microenvironment. Cell Cycle. 2013 Oct 15; 12(20):3262-71. PMID: 24036551; PMCID: PMC3885637.
      28. Kessenbrock K, Dijkgraaf GJ, Lawson DA, Littlepage LE, Shahi P, Pieper U, Werb Z. A role for matrix metalloproteinases in regulating mammary stem cell function via the Wnt signaling pathway. Cell Stem Cell. 2013 Sep 5; 13(3):300-13. PMID: 23871604; PMCID: PMC3769456.
      29. Chan MF, Li J, Bertrand A, Casbon AJ, Lin JH, Maltseva I, Werb Z. Protective effects of matrix metalloproteinase-12 following corneal injury. J Cell Sci. 2013 Sep 1; 126(Pt 17):3948-60. PMID: 23813962; PMCID: PMC3757333.
      30. Plaks V, Rinkenberger J, Dai J, Flannery M, Sund M, Kanasaki K, Ni W, Kalluri R, Werb Z. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 deficiency phenocopies features of preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jul 2; 110(27):11109-14. PMID: 23776237; PMCID: PMC3704020.
      31. Morrisey EE, Cardoso WV, Lane RH, Rabinovitch M, Abman SH, Ai X, Albertine KH, Bland RD, Chapman HA, Checkley W, Epstein JA, Kintner CR, Kumar M, Minoo P, Mariani TJ, McDonald DM, Mukouyama YS, Prince LS, Reese J, Rossant J, Shi W, Sun X, Werb Z, Whitsett JA, Gail D, Blaisdell CJ, Lin QS. Molecular determinants of lung development. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2013 Apr; 10(2):S12-6. PMID: 23607856; PMCID: PMC3955361.
      32. Chou J, Lin JH, Brenot A, Kim JW, Provot S, Werb Z. GATA3 suppresses metastasis and modulates the tumour microenvironment by regulating microRNA-29b expression. Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Feb; 15(2):201-13. PMID: 23354167; PMCID: PMC3660859.
      33. Plaks V, Brenot A, Lawson DA, Linnemann JR, Van Kappel EC, Wong KC, de Sauvage F, Klein OD, Werb Z. Lgr5-expressing cells are sufficient and necessary for postnatal mammary gland organogenesis. Cell Rep. 2013 Jan 31; 3(1):70-8. PMID: 23352663; PMCID: PMC3563842.
      34. Chou J, Werb Z. MicroRNAs play a big role in regulating ovarian cancer-associated fibroblasts and the tumor microenvironment. Cancer Discov. 2012 Dec; 2(12):1078-80. PMID: 23230184; PMCID: PMC3531831.
      35. Wang X, Yu YY, Lieu S, Yang F, Lang J, Lu C, Werb Z, Hu D, Miclau T, Marcucio R, Colnot C. MMP9 regulates the cellular response to inflammation after skeletal injury. Bone. 2013 Jan; 52(1):111-9. PMID: 23010105; PMCID: PMC3513654.
      36. Nguyen-Ngoc KV, Cheung KJ, Brenot A, Shamir ER, Gray RS, Hines WC, Yaswen P, Werb Z, Ewald AJ. ECM microenvironment regulates collective migration and local dissemination in normal and malignant mammary epithelium. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Sep 25; 109(39):E2595-604. PMID: 22923691; PMCID: PMC3465416.
      37. Caudrillier A, Kessenbrock K, Gilliss BM, Nguyen JX, Marques MB, Monestier M, Toy P, Werb Z, Looney MR. Platelets induce neutrophil extracellular traps in transfusion-related acute lung injury. J Clin Invest. 2012 Jul 2; 122(7):2661-71. PMID: 22684106; PMCID: PMC3386815.
      38. Littlepage LE, Adler AS, Kouros-Mehr H, Huang G, Chou J, Krig SR, Griffith OL, Korkola JE, Qu K, Lawson DA, Xue Q, Sternlicht MD, Dijkgraaf GJ, Yaswen P, Rugo HS, Sweeney CA, Collins CC, Gray JW, Chang HY, Werb Z. The transcription factor ZNF217 is a prognostic biomarker and therapeutic target during breast cancer progression. Cancer Discov. 2012 Jul; 2(7):638-51. PMID: 22728437; PMCID: PMC3546490.
      39. Nakasone ES, Askautrud HA, Kees T, Park JH, Plaks V, Ewald AJ, Fein M, Rasch MG, Tan YX, Qiu J, Park J, Sinha P, Bissell MJ, Frengen E, Werb Z, Egeblad M. Imaging tumor-stroma interactions during chemotherapy reveals contributions of the microenvironment to resistance. Cancer Cell. 2012 Apr 17; 21(4):488-503. PMID: 22516258; PMCID: PMC3332002.
      40. Engelhardt JJ, Boldajipour B, Beemiller P, Pandurangi P, Sorensen C, Werb Z, Egeblad M, Krummel MF. Marginating dendritic cells of the tumor microenvironment cross-present tumor antigens and stably engage tumor-specific T cells. Cancer Cell. 2012 Mar 20; 21(3):402-17. PMID: 22439936; PMCID: PMC3311997.
      41. Lu P, Weaver VM, Werb Z. The extracellular matrix: a dynamic niche in cancer progression. J Cell Biol. 2012 Feb 20; 196(4):395-406. PMID: 22351925; PMCID: PMC3283993.
      42. Ewald AJ, Huebner RJ, Palsdottir H, Lee JK, Perez MJ, Jorgens DM, Tauscher AN, Cheung KJ, Werb Z, Auer M. Mammary collective cell migration involves transient loss of epithelial features and individual cell migration within the epithelium. J Cell Sci. 2012 Jun 1; 125(Pt 11):2638-54. PMID: 22344263; PMCID: PMC3403234.
      43. Phillips JJ, Huillard E, Robinson AE, Ward A, Lum DH, Polley MY, Rosen SD, Rowitch DH, Werb Z. Heparan sulfate sulfatase SULF2 regulates PDGFRa signaling and growth in human and mouse malignant glioma. J Clin Invest. 2012 Mar 1; 122(3):911-22. PMID: 22293178; PMCID: PMC3287216.
      44. Partanen JI, Tervonen TA, Myllynen M, Lind E, Imai M, Katajisto P, Dijkgraaf GJ, Kovanen PE, Mäkelä TP, Werb Z, Klefström J. Tumor suppressor function of Liver kinase B1 (Lkb1) is linked to regulation of epithelial integrity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Feb 14; 109(7):E388-97. PMID: 22308451; PMCID: PMC3289385.
      45. Lu P, Takai K, Weaver VM, Werb Z. Extracellular matrix degradation and remodeling in development and disease. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2011 Dec; 3(12). PMID: 21917992; PMCID: PMC3225943.
      46. Zhang H, Trivedi A, Lee JU, Lohela M, Lee SM, Fandel TM, Werb Z, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 and stromal cell-derived factor-1 act synergistically to support migration of blood-borne monocytes into the injured spinal cord. J Neurosci. 2011 Nov 2; 31(44):15894-903. PMID: 22049432; PMCID: PMC3265932.
      47. Lin L, Bankaitis E, Heimbach L, Li N, Abrink M, Pejler G, An L, Diaz LA, Werb Z, Liu Z. Dual targets for mouse mast cell protease-4 in mediating tissue damage in experimental bullous pemphigoid. J Biol Chem. 2011 Oct 28; 286(43):37358-67. PMID: 21880713; PMCID: PMC3199483.
      48. Hong JS, Greenlee KJ, Pitchumani R, Lee SH, Song LZ, Shan M, Chang SH, Park PW, Dong C, Werb Z, Bidani A, Corry DB, Kheradmand F. Dual protective mechanisms of matrix metalloproteinases 2 and 9 in immune defense against Streptococcus pneumoniae. J Immunol. 2011 Jun 1; 186(11):6427-36. PMID: 21508260; PMCID: PMC3546495.
      49. Kessenbrock K, Brown M, Werb Z. Measuring matrix metalloproteinase activity in macrophages and polymorphonuclear leukocytes. Curr Protoc Immunol. 2011 Apr; Chapter 14:Unit14.24. PMID: 21462166; PMCID: PMC3538162.
      50. Khokha R, Werb Z. Mammary gland reprogramming: metalloproteinases couple form with function. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2011 Apr; 3(4). PMID: 21106646; PMCID: PMC3062217.
      51. Lemieux GA, Liu J, Mayer N, Bainton RJ, Ashrafi K, Werb Z. A whole-organism screen identifies new regulators of fat storage. Nat Chem Biol. 2011 Apr; 7(4):206-13. PMID: 21390037; PMCID: PMC3076723.
      52. Slorach EM, Chou J, Werb Z. Zeppo1 is a novel metastasis promoter that represses E-cadherin expression and regulates p120-catenin isoform expression and localization. Genes Dev. 2011 Mar 1; 25(5):471-84. PMID: 21317240; PMCID: PMC3049288.
      53. Ewald AJ, Werb Z, Egeblad M. Monitoring of vital signs for long-term survival of mice under anesthesia. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2011 Feb; 2011(2):pdb.prot5563. PMID: 21285263; PMCID: PMC3531964.
      54. Ewald AJ, Werb Z, Egeblad M. Dynamic, long-term in vivo imaging of tumor-stroma interactions in mouse models of breast cancer using spinning-disk confocal microscopy. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2011 Feb; 2011(2):pdb.top97. PMID: 21285277; PMCID: PMC3533368.
      55. Ewald AJ, Werb Z, Egeblad M. Preparation of mice for long-term intravital imaging of the mammary gland. Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2011 Feb; 2011(2):pdb.prot5562. PMID: 21285262; PMCID: PMC3531961.
      56. Lieu S, Hansen E, Dedini R, Behonick D, Werb Z, Miclau T, Marcucio R, Colnot C. Impaired remodeling phase of fracture repair in the absence of matrix metalloproteinase-2. Dis Model Mech. 2011 Mar; 4(2):203-11. PMID: 21135056; PMCID: PMC3046093.
      57. Pozniak CD, Langseth AJ, Dijkgraaf GJ, Choe Y, Werb Z, Pleasure SJ. Sox10 directs neural stem cells toward the oligodendrocyte lineage by decreasing Suppressor of Fused expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Dec 14; 107(50):21795-800. PMID: 21098272; PMCID: PMC3003047.
      58. Werb Z. The joy of a career in cell biology. Mol Biol Cell. 2010 Nov 15; 21(22):3764-6. PMID: 21079003; PMCID: PMC2982121.
      59. Werb Z. The extracellular matrix and disease: An interview with Zena Werb. Interviewed by Kristin H. Kain. Dis Model Mech. 2010 Sep-Oct; 3(9-10):513-6. PMID: 20699476.
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      60. Egeblad M, Nakasone ES, Werb Z. Tumors as organs: complex tissues that interface with the entire organism. Dev Cell. 2010 Jun 15; 18(6):884-901. PMID: 20627072; PMCID: PMC2905377.
      61. Kessenbrock K, Plaks V, Werb Z. Matrix metalloproteinases: regulators of the tumor microenvironment. Cell. 2010 Apr 2; 141(1):52-67. PMID: 20371345; PMCID: PMC2862057.
      62. Zhang H, Adwanikar H, Werb Z, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Matrix metalloproteinases and neurotrauma: evolving roles in injury and reparative processes. Neuroscientist. 2010 Apr; 16(2):156-70. PMID: 20400713; PMCID: PMC2858362.
      63. Sounni NE, Dehne K, van Kempen L, Egeblad M, Affara NI, Cuevas I, Wiesen J, Junankar S, Korets L, Lee J, Shen J, Morrison CJ, Overall CM, Krane SM, Werb Z, Boudreau N, Coussens LM. Stromal regulation of vessel stability by MMP14 and TGFbeta. Dis Model Mech. 2010 May-Jun; 3(5-6):317-32. PMID: 20223936; PMCID: PMC2860851.
      64. Littlepage LE, Sternlicht MD, Rougier N, Phillips J, Gallo E, Yu Y, Williams K, Brenot A, Gordon JI, Werb Z. Matrix metalloproteinases contribute distinct roles in neuroendocrine prostate carcinogenesis, metastasis, and angiogenesis progression. Cancer Res. 2010 Mar 15; 70(6):2224-34. PMID: 20215503; PMCID: PMC2840052.
      65. Ortega N, Wang K, Ferrara N, Werb Z, Vu TH. Complementary interplay between matrix metalloproteinase-9, vascular endothelial growth factor and osteoclast function drives endochondral bone formation. Dis Model Mech. 2010 Mar-Apr; 3(3-4):224-35. PMID: 20142327; PMCID: PMC2869494.
      66. Ohki M, Ohki Y, Ishihara M, Nishida C, Tashiro Y, Akiyama H, Komiyama H, Lund LR, Nitta A, Yamada K, Zhu Z, Ogawa H, Yagita H, Okumura K, Nakauchi H, Werb Z, Heissig B, Hattori K. Tissue type plasminogen activator regulates myeloid-cell dependent neoangiogenesis during tissue regeneration. Blood. 2010 May 27; 115(21):4302-12. PMID: 20110420; PMCID: PMC2879105.
      67. Chou J, Provot S, Werb Z. GATA3 in development and cancer differentiation: cells GATA have it! J Cell Physiol. 2010 Jan; 222(1):42-9. PMID: 19798694; PMCID: PMC2915440.
      68. Little CB, Barai A, Burkhardt D, Smith SM, Fosang AJ, Werb Z, Shah M, Thompson EW. Matrix metalloproteinase 13-deficient mice are resistant to osteoarthritic cartilage erosion but not chondrocyte hypertrophy or osteophyte development. Arthritis Rheum. 2009 Dec; 60(12):3723-33. PMID: 19950295; PMCID: PMC2832925.
      69. Lohela M, Werb Z. Intravital imaging of stromal cell dynamics in tumors. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2010 Feb; 20(1):72-8. PMID: 19942428; PMCID: PMC2821950.
      70. Lederle W, Hartenstein B, Meides A, Kunzelmann H, Werb Z, Angel P, Mueller MM. MMP13 as a stromal mediator in controlling persistent angiogenesis in skin carcinoma. Carcinogenesis. 2010 Jul; 31(7):1175-84. PMID: 19892798; PMCID: PMC2893794.
      71. Atabai K, Jame S, Azhar N, Kuo A, Lam M, McKleroy W, Dehart G, Rahman S, Xia DD, Melton AC, Wolters P, Emson CL, Turner SM, Werb Z, Sheppard D. Mfge8 diminishes the severity of tissue fibrosis in mice by binding and targeting collagen for uptake by macrophages. J Clin Invest. 2009 Dec; 119(12):3713-22. PMID: 19884654; PMCID: PMC2786804.
      72. Lilla JN, Werb Z. Mast cells contribute to the stromal microenvironment in mammary gland branching morphogenesis. Dev Biol. 2010 Jan 1; 337(1):124-33. PMID: 19850030; PMCID: PMC2787992.
      73. Kessenbrock K, Krumbholz M, Schönermarck U, Back W, Gross WL, Werb Z, Gröne HJ, Brinkmann V, Jenne DE. Netting neutrophils in autoimmune small-vessel vasculitis. Nat Med. 2009 Jun; 15(6):623-5. PMID: 19448636; PMCID: PMC2760083.
      74. Bengatta S, Arnould C, Letavernier E, Monge M, de Préneuf HM, Werb Z, Ronco P, Lelongt B. MMP9 and SCF protect from apoptosis in acute kidney injury. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009 Apr; 20(4):787-97. PMID: 19329763; PMCID: PMC2663840.
      75. Lilla JN, Joshi RV, Craik CS, Werb Z. Active plasma kallikrein localizes to mast cells and regulates epithelial cell apoptosis, adipocyte differentiation, and stromal remodeling during mammary gland involution. J Biol Chem. 2009 May 15; 284(20):13792-803. PMID: 19297327; PMCID: PMC2679480.
      76. Hsu JY, Bourguignon LY, Adams CM, Peyrollier K, Zhang H, Fandel T, Cun CL, Werb Z, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 facilitates glial scar formation in the injured spinal cord. J Neurosci. 2008 Dec 10; 28(50):13467-77. PMID: 19074020; PMCID: PMC2712293.
      77. Fernandez-Gonzalez R, Illa-Bochaca I, Welm BE, Fleisch MC, Werb Z, Ortiz-de-Solorzano C, Barcellos-Hoff MH. Mapping mammary gland architecture using multi-scale in situ analysis. Integr Biol (Camb). 2009 Jan; 1(1):80-9. PMID: 20023794; PMCID: PMC2847439.
      78. Lu P, Werb Z. Patterning mechanisms of branched organs. Science. 2008 Dec 5; 322(5907):1506-9. PMID: 19056977; PMCID: PMC2645229.
      79. Egeblad M, Ewald AJ, Askautrud HA, Truitt ML, Welm BE, Bainbridge E, Peeters G, Krummel MF, Werb Z. Visualizing stromal cell dynamics in different tumor microenvironments by spinning disk confocal microscopy. Dis Model Mech. 2008 Sep-Oct; 1(2-3):155-67; discussion 165. PMID: 19048079; PMCID: PMC2562195.
      80. Nielsen BS, Egeblad M, Rank F, Askautrud HA, Pennington CJ, Pedersen TX, Christensen IJ, Edwards DR, Werb Z, Lund LR. Matrix metalloproteinase 13 is induced in fibroblasts in polyomavirus middle T antigen-driven mammary carcinoma without influencing tumor progression. PLoS One. 2008; 3(8):e2959. PMID: 18698413; PMCID: PMC2493034.
      81. Lu P, Ewald AJ, Martin GR, Werb Z. Genetic mosaic analysis reveals FGF receptor 2 function in terminal end buds during mammary gland branching morphogenesis. Dev Biol. 2008 Sep 1; 321(1):77-87. PMID: 18585375; PMCID: PMC2582391.
      82. Riedl J, Crevenna AH, Kessenbrock K, Yu JH, Neukirchen D, Bista M, Bradke F, Jenne D, Holak TA, Werb Z, Sixt M, Wedlich-Soldner R. Lifeact: a versatile marker to visualize F-actin. Nat Methods. 2008 Jul; 5(7):605-7. PMID: 18536722; PMCID: PMC2814344.
      83. Martín-Belmonte F, Yu W, Rodríguez-Fraticelli AE, Ewald AJ, Ewald A, Werb Z, Alonso MA, Mostov K. Cell-polarity dynamics controls the mechanism of lumen formation in epithelial morphogenesis. Curr Biol. 2008 Apr 8; 18(7):507-13. PMID: 18394894; PMCID: PMC2405957.
      84. Ewald AJ, Brenot A, Duong M, Chan BS, Werb Z. Collective epithelial migration and cell rearrangements drive mammary branching morphogenesis. Dev Cell. 2008 Apr; 14(4):570-81. PMID: 18410732; PMCID: PMC2773823.
      85. Lu P, Yu Y, Perdue Y, Werb Z. The apical ectodermal ridge is a timer for generating distal limb progenitors. Development. 2008 Apr; 135(8):1395-405. PMID: 18359901; PMCID: PMC2574509.
      86. Kouros-Mehr H, Kim JW, Bechis SK, Werb Z. GATA-3 and the regulation of the mammary luminal cell fate. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2008 Apr; 20(2):164-70. PMID: 18358709; PMCID: PMC2397451.
      87. Du R, Lu KV, Petritsch C, Liu P, Ganss R, Passegué E, Song H, Vandenberg S, Johnson RS, Werb Z, Bergers G. HIF1alpha induces the recruitment of bone marrow-derived vascular modulatory cells to regulate tumor angiogenesis and invasion. Cancer Cell. 2008 Mar; 13(3):206-20. PMID: 18328425; PMCID: PMC2643426.
      88. Kouros-Mehr H, Bechis SK, Slorach EM, Littlepage LE, Egeblad M, Ewald AJ, Pai SY, Ho IC, Werb Z. GATA-3 links tumor differentiation and dissemination in a luminal breast cancer model. Cancer Cell. 2008 Feb; 13(2):141-52. PMID: 18242514; PMCID: PMC2262951.
      89. Adler AS, Littlepage LE, Lin M, Kawahara TL, Wong DJ, Werb Z, Chang HY. CSN5 isopeptidase activity links COP9 signalosome activation to breast cancer progression. Cancer Res. 2008 Jan 15; 68(2):506-15. PMID: 18199546; PMCID: PMC2646416.
      90. Welm BE, Dijkgraaf GJ, Bledau AS, Welm AL, Werb Z. Lentiviral transduction of mammary stem cells for analysis of gene function during development and cancer. Cell Stem Cell. 2008 Jan 10; 2(1):90-102. PMID: 18371425; PMCID: PMC2276651.
      91. Sneddon JB, Werb Z. Location, location, location: the cancer stem cell niche. Cell Stem Cell. 2007 Dec 13; 1(6):607-11. PMID: 18371402; PMCID: PMC2571117.
      92. Heissig B, Lund LR, Akiyama H, Ohki M, Morita Y, Rømer J, Nakauchi H, Okumura K, Ogawa H, Werb Z, Danø K, Hattori K. The plasminogen fibrinolytic pathway is required for hematopoietic regeneration. Cell Stem Cell. 2007 Dec 13; 1(6):658-70. PMID: 18371407; PMCID: PMC2646407.
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      293. Underwood JL, Rappolee DA, Flannery M, Werb Z. Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases is induced by nerve damage. Matrix Suppl. 1992; 1:330-1. PMID: 1480056.
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      294. Nielsen LL, Werb Z, Pedersen RA. Induction of c-fos transcripts in early postimplantation mouse embryos by TGF-alpha, EGF, PDGF, and FGF. Mol Reprod Dev. 1991 Jul; 29(3):227-37. PMID: 1657054.
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      295. Talhouk RS, Chin JR, Unemori EN, Werb Z, Bissell MJ. Proteinases of the mammary gland: developmental regulation in vivo and vectorial secretion in culture. Development. 1991 Jun; 112(2):439-49. PMID: 1794314; PMCID: PMC2975574.
      296. Librach CL, Werb Z, Fitzgerald ML, Chiu K, Corwin NM, Esteves RA, Grobelny D, Galardy R, Damsky CH, Fisher SJ. 92-kD type IV collagenase mediates invasion of human cytotrophoblasts. J Cell Biol. 1991 Apr; 113(2):437-49. PMID: 1849141; PMCID: PMC2288933.
      297. Werb Z, Tremble P, Damsky CH. Regulation of extracellular matrix degradation by cell-extracellular matrix interactions. Cell Differ Dev. 1990 Dec 2; 32(3):299-306. PMID: 2151566.
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      298. Hahnel AC, Rappolee DA, Millan JL, Manes T, Ziomek CA, Theodosiou NG, Werb Z, Pedersen RA, Schultz GA. Two alkaline phosphatase genes are expressed during early development in the mouse embryo. Development. 1990 Oct; 110(2):555-64. PMID: 2133555.
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      299. Handagama P, Rappolee DA, Werb Z, Levin J, Bainton DF. Platelet alpha-granule fibrinogen, albumin, and immunoglobulin G are not synthesized by rat and mouse megakaryocytes. J Clin Invest. 1990 Oct; 86(4):1364-8. PMID: 2212018; PMCID: PMC296872.
      300. Crocker PR, Werb Z, Gordon S, Bainton DF. Ultrastructural localization of a macrophage-restricted sialic acid binding hemagglutinin, SER, in macrophage-hematopoietic cell clusters. Blood. 1990 Sep 15; 76(6):1131-8. PMID: 2205308.
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      301. Adler RR, Brenner CA, Werb Z. Expression of extracellular matrix-degrading metalloproteinases and metalloproteinase inhibitors is developmentally regulated during endoderm differentiation of embryonal carcinoma cells. Development. 1990 Sep; 110(1):211-20. PMID: 2081460.
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      302. Werb Z. Expression of EGF and TGF-alpha genes in early mammalian development. Mol Reprod Dev. 1990 Sep; 27(1):10-5. PMID: 2271180.
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      303. Unemori EN, Bouhana KS, Werb Z. Vectorial secretion of extracellular matrix proteins, matrix-degrading proteinases, and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases by endothelial cells. J Biol Chem. 1990 Jan 5; 265(1):445-51. PMID: 2152926.
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      304. Rappolee DA, Werb Z. mRNA phenotyping for studying gene expression in small numbers of cells: platelet-derived growth factor and other growth factors in wound-derived macrophages. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1990 Jan; 2(1):3-10. PMID: 2407272.
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      305. Alexander CM, Werb Z. Proteinases and extracellular matrix remodeling. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 1989 Oct; 1(5):974-82. PMID: 2697298.
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      306. Werb Z, Tremble PM, Behrendtsen O, Crowley E, Damsky CH. Signal transduction through the fibronectin receptor induces collagenase and stromelysin gene expression. J Cell Biol. 1989 Aug; 109(2):877-89. PMID: 2547805; PMCID: PMC2115739.
      307. Werb Z, Clark EJ. Phorbol diesters regulate expression of the membrane neutral metalloendopeptidase (EC 3.4.24.11) in rabbit synovial fibroblasts and mammary epithelial cells. J Biol Chem. 1989 Jun 5; 264(16):9111-3. PMID: 2542298.
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      308. Brenner CA, Adler RR, Rappolee DA, Pedersen RA, Werb Z. Genes for extracellular-matrix-degrading metalloproteinases and their inhibitor, TIMP, are expressed during early mammalian development. Genes Dev. 1989 Jun; 3(6):848-59. PMID: 2744464.
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      309. Werb Z, Takemura R, Stenberg PE, Bainton DF. Directed exocytosis of secretory granules containing apolipoprotein E to the adherent surface and basal vacuoles of macrophages spreading on immobile immune complexes. Am J Pathol. 1989 Mar; 134(3):661-70. PMID: 2923186; PMCID: PMC1879533.
      310. Bainton DF, Takemura R, Stenberg PE, Werb Z. Rapid fragmentation and reorganization of Golgi membranes during frustrated phagocytosis of immobile immune complexes by macrophages. Am J Pathol. 1989 Jan; 134(1):15-26. PMID: 2913823; PMCID: PMC1879551.
      311. Rappolee DA, Wang A, Mark D, Werb Z. Novel method for studying mRNA phenotypes in single or small numbers of cells. J Cell Biochem. 1989 Jan; 39(1):1-11. PMID: 2541142.
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      312. Unemori EN, Werb Z. Collagenase expression and endogenous activation in rabbit synovial fibroblasts stimulated by the calcium ionophore A23187. J Biol Chem. 1988 Nov 5; 263(31):16252-9. PMID: 2846541.
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      313. Rappolee DA, Brenner CA, Schultz R, Mark D, Werb Z. Developmental expression of PDGF, TGF-alpha, and TGF-beta genes in preimplantation mouse embryos. Science. 1988 Sep 30; 241(4874):1823-5. PMID: 3175624.
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      314. Rappolee DA, Werb Z. Secretory products of phagocytes. Curr Opin Immunol. 1988 Sep-Oct; 1(1):47-55. PMID: 3077299.
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      315. Rappolee DA, Mark D, Banda MJ, Werb Z. Wound macrophages express TGF-alpha and other growth factors in vivo: analysis by mRNA phenotyping. Science. 1988 Aug 5; 241(4866):708-12. PMID: 3041594.
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      316. Cramer EM, Werb Z, Bainton DF. Pitfalls in ecto-5'-nucleotidase enzyme cytochemistry as demonstrated by the immunogold-labelling technique on macrophages. Histochem J. 1988 Feb; 20(2):108-16. PMID: 2839434.
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      317. Banda MJ, Herron GS, Murphy G, Werb Z, Dwyer KS. Proteinase induction by endothelial cells during wound repair. Prog Clin Biol Res. 1988; 266:117-30. PMID: 2837786.
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      318. Frisch SM, Clark EJ, Werb Z. Coordinate regulation of stromelysin and collagenase genes determined with cDNA probes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1987 May; 84(9):2600-4. PMID: 3033652; PMCID: PMC304705.
      319. Oropeza RL, Wekerle H, Werb Z. Expression of apolipoprotein E by mouse brain astrocytes and its modulation by interferon-gamma. Brain Res. 1987 Apr 28; 410(1):45-51. PMID: 3107756.
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      320. Chan LM, Hatier C, Parry G, Werb Z, Bissell MJ. Collagen-fibronectin interactions in normal and Rous sarcoma virus-transformed avian tendon cells: possible mechanisms for increased extracellular matrix turnover after transformation. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol. 1987 Apr; 23(4):308-14. PMID: 3032890.
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      321. Banda MJ, Werb Z, McKerrow JH. Elastin degradation. Methods Enzymol. 1987; 144:288-305. PMID: 3306285.
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      322. Unemori EN, Werb Z. Reorganization of polymerized actin: a possible trigger for induction of procollagenase in fibroblasts cultured in and on collagen gels. J Cell Biol. 1986 Sep; 103(3):1021-31. PMID: 3017994; PMCID: PMC2114314.
      323. Werb Z, Hembry RM, Murphy G, Aggeler J. Commitment to expression of the metalloendopeptidases, collagenase and stromelysin: relationship of inducing events to changes in cytoskeletal architecture. J Cell Biol. 1986 Mar; 102(3):697-702. PMID: 3005336; PMCID: PMC2114137.
      324. Herron GS, Banda MJ, Clark EJ, Gavrilovic J, Werb Z. Secretion of metalloproteinases by stimulated capillary endothelial cells. II. Expression of collagenase and stromelysin activities is regulated by endogenous inhibitors. J Biol Chem. 1986 Feb 25; 261(6):2814-8. PMID: 3005266.
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      325. Herron GS, Werb Z, Dwyer K, Banda MJ. Secretion of metalloproteinases by stimulated capillary endothelial cells. I. Production of procollagenase and prostromelysin exceeds expression of proteolytic activity. J Biol Chem. 1986 Feb 25; 261(6):2810-3. PMID: 3005265.
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      326. Werb Z, Chin JR, Takemura R, Oropeza RL, Bainton DF, Stenberg P, Taylor JM, Reardon C. The cell and molecular biology of apolipoprotein E synthesis by macrophages. Ciba Found Symp. 1986; 118:155-71. PMID: 3525037.
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      327. Takemura R, Stenberg PE, Bainton DF, Werb Z. Rapid redistribution of clathrin onto macrophage plasma membranes in response to Fc receptor-ligand interaction during frustrated phagocytosis. J Cell Biol. 1986 Jan; 102(1):55-69. PMID: 2867099; PMCID: PMC2114055.
      328. Chin JR, Murphy G, Werb Z. Stromelysin, a connective tissue-degrading metalloendopeptidase secreted by stimulated rabbit synovial fibroblasts in parallel with collagenase. Biosynthesis, isolation, characterization, and substrates. J Biol Chem. 1985 Oct 5; 260(22):12367-76. PMID: 2995374.
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      329. Hendler PL, Lavoie PE, Werb Z, Chan J, Seaman WE. Human synovial dendritic cells. Direct observation of transition to fibroblasts. J Rheumatol. 1985 Aug; 12(4):660-4. PMID: 3863955.
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      330. Banda MJ, Clark EJ, Werb Z. Regulation of alpha 1 proteinase inhibitor function by rabbit alveolar macrophages. Evidence for proteolytic rather than oxidative inactivation. J Clin Invest. 1985 Jun; 75(6):1758-62. PMID: 2989330; PMCID: PMC425529.
      331. Murphy G, Werb Z. Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases. Identification of precursor forms synthesized by human fibroblasts in culture. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1985 Apr 17; 839(2):214-8. PMID: 3886013.
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      332. McKerrow JH, Pino-Heiss S, Lindquist R, Werb Z. Purification and characterization of an elastinolytic proteinase secreted by cercariae of Schistosoma mansoni. J Biol Chem. 1985 Mar 25; 260(6):3703-7. PMID: 3882713.
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      333. Murphy G, Reynolds JJ, Werb Z. Biosynthesis of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases by human fibroblasts in culture. Stimulation by 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol 13-acetate and interleukin 1 in parallel with collagenase. J Biol Chem. 1985 Mar 10; 260(5):3079-83. PMID: 2982848.
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      334. Sundsmo JS, Chin JR, Papin RA, Fair DS, Werb Z. Factor B, the complement alternative pathway serine proteinase, is a major constitutive protein synthesized and secreted by resident and elicited mouse macrophages. J Exp Med. 1985 Feb 1; 161(2):306-22. PMID: 3844438; PMCID: PMC2187560.
      335. Frisch SM, Davidson JM, Werb Z. Blockage of tropoelastin secretion by monensin represses tropoelastin synthesis at a pretranslational level in rat smooth muscle cells. Mol Cell Biol. 1985 Jan; 5(1):253-8. PMID: 3982417; PMCID: PMC366701.
      336. Cramer E, Werb Z, Bainton DF. Redistribution of ecto-5'-nucleotidase during phagocytosis by guinea pig polymorphonuclear leukocytes. J Leukoc Biol. 1984 Oct; 36(4):463-75. PMID: 6090556.
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      337. Aggeler J, Frisch SM, Werb Z. Changes in cell shape correlate with collagenase gene expression in rabbit synovial fibroblasts. J Cell Biol. 1984 May; 98(5):1662-71. PMID: 6327718; PMCID: PMC2113188.
      338. Aggeler J, Frisch SM, Werb Z. Collagenase is a major gene product of induced rabbit synovial fibroblasts. J Cell Biol. 1984 May; 98(5):1656-61. PMID: 6327717; PMCID: PMC2113195.
      339. Takemura R, Werb Z. Regulation of elastase and plasminogen activator secretion in resident and inflammatory macrophages by receptors for the Fc domain of immunoglobulin G. J Exp Med. 1984 Jan 1; 159(1):152-66. PMID: 6229594; PMCID: PMC2187208.
      340. Takemura R, Werb Z. Secretory products of macrophages and their physiological functions. Am J Physiol. 1984 Jan; 246(1 Pt 1):C1-9. PMID: 6364825.
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      341. Takemura R, Werb Z. Modulation of apoprotein E secretion in response to receptor-mediated endocytosis in resident and inflammatory macrophages. J Exp Med. 1984 Jan 1; 159(1):167-78. PMID: 6198420; PMCID: PMC2187204.
      342. Aggeler J, Takemura R, Werb Z. High-resolution three-dimensional views of membrane-associated clathrin and cytoskeleton in critical-point-dried macrophages. J Cell Biol. 1983 Nov; 97(5 Pt 1):1452-8. PMID: 6415067; PMCID: PMC2112704.
      343. Werb Z, Chin JR. Apoprotein E is synthesized and secreted by resident and thioglycollate-elicited macrophages but not by pyran copolymer- or bacillus Calmette-Guerin-activated macrophages. J Exp Med. 1983 Oct 1; 158(4):1272-93. PMID: 6619735; PMCID: PMC2187376.
      344. Werb Z, Chin JR. Onset of apoprotein E secretion during differentiation of mouse bone marrow-derived mononuclear phagocytes. J Cell Biol. 1983 Oct; 97(4):1113-8. PMID: 6604729; PMCID: PMC2112625.
      345. Knighton DR, Hunt TK, Scheuenstuhl H, Halliday BJ, Werb Z, Banda MJ. Oxygen tension regulates the expression of angiogenesis factor by macrophages. Science. 1983 Sep 23; 221(4617):1283-5. PMID: 6612342.
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      346. Werb Z, Chin JR. Endotoxin suppresses expression of apoprotein E by mouse macrophages in vivo and in culture. A biochemical and genetic study. J Biol Chem. 1983 Sep 10; 258(17):10642-8. PMID: 6350291.
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      347. Keene WE, Jeong KH, McKerrow JH, Werb Z. Degradation of extracellular matrix by larvae of Schistosoma mansoni. II. Degradation by newly transformed and developing schistosomula. Lab Invest. 1983 Aug; 49(2):201-7. PMID: 6876747.
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      348. McKerrow JH, Keene WE, Jeong KH, Werb Z. Degradation of extracellular matrix by larvae of Schistosoma mansoni. I. Degradation by cercariae as a model for initial parasite invasion of host. Lab Invest. 1983 Aug; 49(2):195-200. PMID: 6876746.
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      349. Glass RH, Aggeler J, Spindle A, Pedersen RA, Werb Z. Degradation of extracellular matrix by mouse trophoblast outgrowths: a model for implantation. J Cell Biol. 1983 Apr; 96(4):1108-16. PMID: 6339525; PMCID: PMC2112312.
      350. Banda MJ, Clark EJ, Werb Z. Selective proteolysis of immunoglobulins by mouse macrophage elastase. J Exp Med. 1983 Apr 1; 157(4):1184-96. PMID: 6220107; PMCID: PMC2186987.
      351. Enders GC, Werb Z, Friend DS. Lectin binding to guinea-pig sperm zipper particles. J Cell Sci. 1983 Mar; 60:303-29. PMID: 6874733.
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      352. Werb Z. How the macrophage regulates its extracellular environment. Am J Anat. 1983 Mar; 166(3):237-56. PMID: 6846204.
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      353. Banda MJ, Knighton DR, Hunt TK, Werb Z. Isolation of a nonmitogenic angiogenesis factor from wound fluid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1982 Dec; 79(24):7773-7. PMID: 6961449; PMCID: PMC347430.
      354. Aggeler J, Werb Z. Initial events during phagocytosis by macrophages viewed from outside and inside the cell: membrane-particle interactions and clathrin. J Cell Biol. 1982 Sep; 94(3):613-23. PMID: 6813339; PMCID: PMC2112223.
      355. Werb Z, Banda MJ, McKerrow JH, Sandhaus RA. Elastases and elastin degradation. J Invest Dermatol. 1982 Jul; 79 Suppl 1:154s-159s. PMID: 7045242.
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      356. Aggeler J, Kapp LN, Tseng SC, Werb Z. Regulation of protein secretion in Chinese hamster ovary cells by cell cycle position and cell density. Plasminogen activator, procollagen fibronectin. Exp Cell Res. 1982 Jun; 139(2):275-83. PMID: 7200903.
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      357. Li GC, Werb Z. Correlation between synthesis of heat shock proteins and development of thermotolerance in Chinese hamster fibroblasts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1982 May; 79(10):3218-22. PMID: 6954473; PMCID: PMC346386.
      358. Seaman WE, Gindhart TD, Blackman MA, Dalal B, Talal N, Werb Z. Suppression of natural killing in vitro by monocytes and polymorphonuclear leukocytes: requirement for reactive metabolites of oxygen. J Clin Invest. 1982 Apr; 69(4):876-88. PMID: 7076851; PMCID: PMC370142.
      359. Aggeler J, Engvall E, Werb Z. An irreversible tissue inhibitor of collagenase in human amniotic fluid: characterization and separation from fibronectin. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1981 Jun 16; 100(3):1195-201. PMID: 6268083.
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      360. Aggeler J, Risch J, Werb Z. Expression of the catalytic activity of plasminogen activator under physiologic conditions. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1981 Jun 11; 675(1):62-8. PMID: 6455162.
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      361. Seaman WE, Gindhart TD, Blackman MA, Dalal B, Talal N, Werb Z. Natural killing of tumor cells by human peripheral blood cells. Suppression of killing in vitro by tumor-promoting phorbol diesters. J Clin Invest. 1981 May; 67(5):1324-33. PMID: 6939690; PMCID: PMC370699.
      362. Banda MJ, Werb Z. Mouse macrophage elastase. Purification and characterization as a metalloproteinase. Biochem J. 1981 Feb 1; 193(2):589-605. PMID: 7030312; PMCID: PMC1162638.
      363. Jones PA, Werb Z. Degradation of connective tissue matrices by macrophages. II. Influence of matrix composition on proteolysis of glycoproteins, elastin, and collagen by macrophages in culture. J Exp Med. 1980 Dec 1; 152(6):1527-36. PMID: 6450258; PMCID: PMC2186027.
      364. Werb Z, Bainton DF, Jones PA. Degradation of connective tissue matrices by macrophages. III. Morphological and biochemical studies on extracellular, pericellular, and intracellular events in matrix proteolysis by macrophages in culture. J Exp Med. 1980 Dec 1; 152(6):1537-53. PMID: 7005386; PMCID: PMC2186033.
      365. Banda MJ, Clark EJ, Werb Z. Limited proteolysis by macrophage elastase inactivates human alpha 1-proteinase inhibitor. J Exp Med. 1980 Dec 1; 152(6):1563-70. PMID: 6969773; PMCID: PMC2186032.
      366. Werb Z, Banda MJ, Jones PA. Degradation of connective tissue matrices by macrophages. I. Proteolysis of elastin, glycoproteins, and collagen by proteinases isolated from macrophages. J Exp Med. 1980 Nov 1; 152(5):1340-57. PMID: 7000966; PMCID: PMC2186009.
      367. Werb Z, Dingle JT, Reynolds JJ, Barrett AJ. Proteoglycan-degrading enzymes of rabbit fibroblasts and granulocytes. Biochem J. 1978 Sep 1; 173(3):949-58. PMID: 30451; PMCID: PMC1185864.
      368. Brain JD, Golde DW, Green GM, Massaro DJ, Valberg PA, Ward PA, Werb Z. Biologic potential of pulmonary macrophages. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1978 Aug; 118(2):435-43. PMID: 29544.
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      369. Werb Z, Foley R, Munck A. Glucocorticoid receptors and glucocorticoid-sensitive secretion of neutral proteinases in a macrophage line. J Immunol. 1978 Jul; 121(1):115-21. PMID: 209106.
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      370. Werb Z. Biochemical actions of glucocorticoids on macrophages in culture. Specific inhibition of elastase, collagenase, and plasminogen activator secretion and effects on other metabolic functions. J Exp Med. 1978 Jun 1; 147(6):1695-1712. PMID: 210248; PMCID: PMC2184323.
      371. Werb Z, Foley R, Munck A. Interaction of glucocorticoids with macrophages. Identification of glucocorticoid receptors in monocytes and macrophages. J Exp Med. 1978 Jun 1; 147(6):1684-94. PMID: 681878; PMCID: PMC2184310.
      372. Werb Z, Aggeler J. Proteases induce secretion of collagenase and plasminogen activator by fibroblasts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1978 Apr; 75(4):1839-43. PMID: 205872; PMCID: PMC392436.
      373. Mainardi CL, Levine PH, Werb Z, Harris ED. Proliferative synovitis in hemophilia: biochemical and morphologic observations. Arthritis Rheum. 1978 Jan-Feb; 21(1):137-44. PMID: 623683.
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      374. Harris ED, Vater CA, Mainardi CL, Werb Z. Cellular control of collagen breakdown in rheumatoid arthritis. Agents Actions. 1978 Jan; 8(1-2):36-42. PMID: 205120.
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      375. Burleigh MC, Werb Z, Reynolds JJ. Evidence that species specificity and rate of collagen degradation are properties of collagen, not collagenase. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1977 Sep 27; 494(1):198-208. PMID: 198007.
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      376. Werb Z, Mainardi CL, Vater CA, Harris ED. Endogenous activiation of latent collagenase by rheumatoid synovial cells. Evidence for a role of plasminogen activator. N Engl J Med. 1977 May 5; 296(18):1017-23. PMID: 66627.
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      377. Gordon S, Werb Z. Secretion of macrophage neutral proteinase is enhanced by colchicine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1976 Mar; 73(3):872-6. PMID: 176659; PMCID: PMC336021.
      378. Werb Z, Dingle JT. Lysosomes as modulators of cellular functions. Influence on the synthesis and secretion of non-lysosomal materials. Front Biol. 1976; 45:127-56. PMID: 185097.
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      379. Werb Z, Reynolds JJ. Purification and properties of a specific collagenase from rabbit synovial fibroblasts. Biochem J. 1975 Dec; 151(3):645-53. PMID: 175785; PMCID: PMC1172413.
      380. Werb Z, Reynolds JJ. Immunochemical studies with a specific antiserum to rabbit fibroblast collagenase. Biochem J. 1975 Dec; 151(3):655-63. PMID: 175786; PMCID: PMC1172414.
      381. Werb Z, Reynolds JJ. Rabbit collagenase. Immunological identity of the enzymes released from cells and tissues in normal and pathological conditions. Biochem J. 1975 Dec; 151(3):665-69. PMID: 56176; PMCID: PMC1172415.
      382. Harris ED, Reynolds JJ, Werb Z. Cytochalasin B increases collagenase production by cells in vitro. Nature. 1975 Sep 18; 257(5523):243-4. PMID: 169478.
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      383. Pirie A, Werb Z, Burleigh MC. Collagenase and other proteinases in the cornea of the retinol-deficient rat. Br J Nutr. 1975 Sep; 34(2):297-309. PMID: 169877.
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      384. Werb Z, Gordon S. Secretion of a specific collagenase by stimulated macrophages. J Exp Med. 1975 Aug 1; 142(2):346-60. PMID: 167095; PMCID: PMC2189891.
      385. Werb Z, Gordon S. Elastase secretion by stimulated macrophages. Characterization and regulation. J Exp Med. 1975 Aug 1; 142(2):361-77. PMID: 167096; PMCID: PMC2189888.
      386. Werb Z, Reynolds JJ. Stimulation by endocytosis of the secretion of collagenase and neutral proteinase from rabbit synovial fibroblasts. J Exp Med. 1974 Dec 1; 140(6):1482-97. PMID: 4372292; PMCID: PMC2139759.
      387. Werb Z, Burleigh MC, Barrett AJ, Starkey PM. The interaction of alpha2-macroglobulin with proteinases. Binding and inhibition of mammalian collagenases and other metal proteinases. Biochem J. 1974 May; 139(2):359-68. PMID: 4374931; PMCID: PMC1166291.
      388. Werb Z, Burleigh MC. A specific collagenase from rabbit fibroblasts in monolayer culture. Biochem J. 1974 Feb; 137(2):373-85. PMID: 4363113; PMCID: PMC1166126.
      389. Werb Z, Cohn ZA. The preparation of macrophage lysosomes and phagolysosomes. Methods Enzymol. 1974; 31:339-45. PMID: 4608929.
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      390. Werb Z, Cohn ZA. Plasma membrane synthesis in the macrophage following phagocytosis of polystyrene latex particles. J Biol Chem. 1972 Apr 25; 247(8):2439-46. PMID: 5019957.
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      391. Werb Z, Cohn ZA. Cholesterol metabolism in the macrophage. 3. Ingestion and intracellular fate of cholesterol and cholesterol esters. J Exp Med. 1972 Jan; 135(1):21-44. PMID: 4550608; PMCID: PMC2139123.
      392. Werb Z, Cohn ZA. Cholesterol metabolism in the macrophage. I. The regulation of cholesterol exchange. J Exp Med. 1971 Dec 1; 134(6):1545-69. PMID: 5126640; PMCID: PMC2139099.
      393. Werb Z, Cohn ZA. Cholesterol metabolism in the macrophage. II. Alteration of subcellular exchangeable cholesterol compartments and exchange in other cell types. J Exp Med. 1971 Dec 1; 134(6):1570-90. PMID: 4942408; PMCID: PMC2139110.
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