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A. Besser and U. S. Schwarz (2010) Hysteresis in the cell response to time-dependent substrate stiffness. Biophys. J. 99:L10-L12.

J. Colombelli, A. Besser, H. Kress, E.G. Reynaud, P. Girard, E. Caussinus, U. Haselmann, J.V. Small, U. S. Schwarz, and E.H.K. Stelzer (2009) Mechanosensing in actin stress fibers revealed by a close correlation between force and protein localization. J. Cell Sci. 122:1665-79.

M. L. Gardel, B. Sabass, L. Ji, G. Danuser, U. S. Schwarz, and C. M. Waterman (2008) Traction stress in focal adhesions correlates biphasically with actin retrograde flow speed. J. Cell Biol. 183:999-1005.

N. Endlich, C.A. Otey, W. Kriz and K. Endlich (2007) Movement of stress fibers away from focal adhesions identifies focal adhesions as sites of stress fiber assembly in stationary cells. Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton 64:966-976.

N. Endlich, E. Schordan, C.D. Cohen, M. Kretzler, B. Lewko, T. Welsch, W. Kriz, C.A. Otey and K. Endlich (2009) Palladin is a dynamic actin-associated protein in podocytes. Kidney Int. 75:214-226.

C.M. Cesa, N. Kirchgessner, D. Mayer, U.S. Schwarz, B. Hoffmann and R. Merkel (2007) Micropatterned silicone elastomer substrates for high resolution analysis of cellular force patterns. Rev Sci Instrum. 78:034301.

R. Merkel, N. Kirchgessner, C.M. Cesa and B. Hoffmann (2007) Cell force microscopy on elastic layers of finite thickness. Biophys J. 93:3314-23.

A. Kajzar, C.M. Cesa, N. Kirchgessner, B. Hoffmann and R. Merkel (2008) Toward physiological conditions for cell analyses: forces of heart muscle cells suspended between elastic micropillars. Biophys J. 94:1854-66.

Venkat Maruthamuthu, Benedikt Sabass, Ulrich S. Schwarz, and Margaret L. Gardel. Cell-ECM traction force modulates endogenous tension at cell-cell contacts. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, March 22, 2011 vol. 108 no. 12 4708-4713

Achim Besser, Julien Colombelli, Ernst H. K. Stelzer, and Ulrich S. Schwarz. Viscoelastic response of contractile filament bundles. Phys. Rev. E, 83(5):051902, May 2011.

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