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Département de pathologie et biologie cellulaire
Gilles Hickson

Dr. Gilles Hickson

Research in Cell Biology

Tel. 514 345-4931, ext. 2189





Titles and affiliations

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
  • Principal Investigator, CHU Sainte-Justine Research Centre, Montréal

Research background and honors

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Selected Publications

  • Hickson, G. R. and O’Farrell, P. H. (2008). Anillin: a pivotal organizer of the cytokinetic machinery. Biochem. Soc. Trans. 36: 439-41
  • Hickson, G. R. and O’Farrell, P. H. (2008). Rho-dependent control of Anillin behavior during cytokinesis. J. Cell Biol. 180: 285-294
  • Hickson, G. R., Echard, A. and O’Farrell, P. H. (2006). Rho-kinase controls cell shape changes during cytokinesis.  Curr. Biol. 16: 359-370
  • Fielding, A. B., Schonteich, E., Matheson, J., Wilson, G., Yu, X., Hickson, G. R., Srivastava, S., Baldwin, S. A., Prekeris, R. and Gould, G. W. (2005).  Rab11-FIP3 and Rab11-FIP4 interact with Arf6 and the Exocyst to control membrane traffic during cytokinesis. Embo J. 24: 3389-99
  • Echard, A*, Hickson, G. R.*, Foley, E. and O’Farrell, P. H. (2004).  Terminal cytokinesis events uncovered after an RNAi screen. Curr. Biol. 14: 1685-1693 (*equal contributions)
  • Riggs, B., Rothwell, W., Mische, S., Hickson, G. R., Matheson, J., Gould, G. W., Hays, T. S., and Sullivan, W. (2003)  Actin cytoskeleton remodeling during metaphase and cellular furrow formation requires recycling endosome components Nuclear-fallout and Rab11.  J. Cell Biol. 163: 143-54
  • Parry, D. H., Hickson, G. R., and O’Farrell, P. H. (2003).  Cyclin B destruction triggers changes in kinetochore behavior essential for successful anaphase.  Curr. Biol. 13: 647-653
  • Hickson, G. R., Matheson, J., Riggs, B., Maier, V. H., Fielding, A. B., Prekeris, R., Sullivan, W., Barr, F. A., and Gould, G. W. (2003).  Arfophilins are dual Arf/Rab11 binding proteins that regulate recycling endosome distribution and are related to Drosophila nuclear fallout.  Mol. Biol. Cell, 14: 2908-2920

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