Doing Science

Highlighted Publications

Grinnell, F. (1978) Cellular adhesiveness and extracellular substrata. Int Rev Cytol. 53:65-144.

Grinnell, F., Billingham, R. E., and Burgess, L. (1981) Distribution of fibronectin during wound healing in vivo. J Invest Dermatol. 76:181-189.

Grinnell, F. and Feld, M. K. (1982) Fibronectin adsorption on hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces detected by antibody binding and analyzed during cell adhesion in serum-containing medium. J. Biol Chem. 257:4888-4893.

Wysocki, A.B., Staiano-Coico, L., and Grinnell, F. (1993) Wound fluid from chronic ulcers contains elevated levels of metalloproteinases MMP-2 and MMP-9. J Invest Dermatol. 101:64-68

Grinnell, F. (1994) Fibroblasts, myofibroblasts, and wound contraction. J Cell Biol. 124:401-404.

Grinnell, F. (2000) Fibroblast-collagen matrix contraction: Growth factor signalling and mechanical loading. Trends in Cell Biology. 10:362-365.

Grinnell, F. (2003) Fibroblast biology in three-dimensional collagen matrices. Trends in Cell Biology. 13:264-269.

Grinnell, F. and Petroll, M. (2010) Cell motility and mechanics in three dimensional collagen matrices. Annu Rev Cell Devel Biol. 26:335-61.