LMCB - MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology

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LMCB Group Leader, Associate Professor of Cell Biology
Employed part-time
+44 (0)20 7679 7260
LMCB Room 2.03
Cell migration and Education Research

Selected publications

Nightingale TD, et al (2018). Tuning the endothelial response: differential release of exocytic cargos from Weibel-Palade Bodies. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, doi:10.1111/jth.14218
Cramer LP (2013). Mechanism of Cell Rear Retraction in Migrating Cells. Current Opinion Cell Biology 25(5) 591-599 doi: 10.1016/j.ceb.2013.05.001
Nightingale TD, et al (2012). Actin Coats and Rings Promote Regulated Exocytosis. Trends Cell Biol. 22:329-337 doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2012.03.003
Mseka T & Cramer LP (2011). Actin Depolymerization-Based Force Retracts the Cell Rear in Polarizing and Migrating Cells. Curr Biol 21(24):2085-91 doi:10.1016/j.cub.2011.11.006.
Nightingale TD, et al (2011). Actomyosin II contractility expels von Willebrand factor from Weibel-Palade bodies during exocytosis. J Cell Biol 194(4), 613-629 doi:10.1083/jcb.201011119.


Cancer Research UK
Human Frontiers Science Programme Organisation
Wellcome Trust
Royal Society

Research themes

Race equality in Higher Education
Polarity and cell motility
Cell migration


Dan Cutler (LMCB, UK)
Rob Kay (LMB, Cambridge, UK)
Tom Nightingale (Barts, UK)
Clare Bryant (University Cambridge, UK)