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Hoogenboom, Bart W; Hough, Loren E; Lemke, Edward A; Lim, Roderick YH; Onck, Patrick R; Zilman, Anton (2021). Physics of the nuclear pore complex: Theory, modeling and experiment. Physics reports, ahead of print.

Sharma, Deepika; Lim, Roderick Y H; Pfohl, Thomas; Ekinci, Yasin (2021). Optimization of Nanofluidic Devices for Geometry-Induced Electrostatic Trapping. Particle & particle systems characterization, 2000275.


Avsar, Saziye Yorulmaz; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Schoenenberger, Cora-Ann; Schertler, Gebhard F. X.; Muhle, Jonas; Meger, Benoit; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Ostermaier, Martin K.; Lesca, Elena; Palivan, Cornelia G. (2020). Immobilization of arrestin-3 on different biosensor platforms for evaluating GPCR binding. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22 (41), 24086-24096.

Santos, José Carlos; Boucher, Dave; Schneider, Larisa Kapinos; Demarco, Benjamin; Dilucca, Marisa; Shkarina, Kateryna; Heilig, Rosalie; Chen, Kaiwen W; Lim, Roderick Y H; Broz, Petr (2020). Human GBP1 binds LPS to initiate assembly of a caspase-4 activating platform on cytosolic bacteria. Nature communications, 11 (1), 3276.

Zelmer, Christina; Zweifel, Ludovit P; Kapinos, Larisa E; Craciun, Ioana; Güven, Zekiye P; Palivan, Cornelia G; Lim, Roderick Y H (2020). Organelle-specific targeting of polymersomes into the cell nucleus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, ahead of print.

Barbato, Suncica; Kapinos, Larisa E; Rencurel, Chantal; Lim, Roderick Y H (2020). Karyopherin enrichment at the nuclear pore complex attenuates Ran permeability. Journal of cell science, ahead of print.


Kassianidou, Elena; Kalita, Joanna; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2019). The role of nucleocytoplasmic transport in mechanotransduction. Experimental cell research, 377 (1-2), 86-93.

Panatala, Radhakrishnan; Barbato, Suncica; Kozai, Toshiya; Luo, Jinghui; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2019). Nuclear Pore Membrane Proteins Self-Assemble into Nanopores. Biochemistry, 58 (6), 484-488.


Eftekharzadeh, Bahareh; Daigle, J. Gavin; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Coyne, Alyssa; Schiantarelli, Julia; Carlomagno, Yari; Cook, Casey; Miller, Sean J.; Dujardin, Simon; Amaral, Ana S.; Grima, Jonathan C.; Bennet, Rachel E.; Tepper, Katharina; DeTure, Michael; Vanderburgh, Charles R.; Corjuc, Bianca T.; Devos, Sarah L.; Gonzalez, Jose Antonio; Chew, Jeannie; Vidensky, Svetlana; Gage, Fred H.; Mertens, Jerome; Troncoso, Juan; Mandelkow, Eckhard; Salvatella, Xavier; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Petrucelli, Leonard; Wegmann, Susanne; Rothstein, Jeffrey D.; Hyman, Bradley T. (2018). Tau Protein Disrupts Nucleocytoplasmic Transport in Alzheimer's Disease. Neuron, 99 (5), 925-940.e7.

Emilsson, Gustav; Sakiyama, Yusuke; Malekian, Bita; Xiong, Kunli; Adali-Kaya, Zeynep; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Dahlin, Andreas B. (2018). Gating Protein Transport in Solid State Nanopores by Single Molecule Recognition. ACS Central Science, 4 (8), 1007-1014.

Ganier, Olivier; Schnerch, Dominik; Oertle, Philipp; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Plodinec, Marija; Nigg, Erich A. (2018). Structural centrosome aberrations promote non-cell-autonomous invasiveness. The EMBO journal, e98576.

Emilsson, Gustav; Xiong, Kunli; Sakiyama, Yusuke; Malekian, Bita; Gagnér, Viktor Ahlberg; Schoch, Rafael L.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Dahlin, Andreas B. (2018). Polymer brushes in solid-state nanopores form an impenetrable entropic barrier for proteins. Nanoscale, 10 (10), 4663-4669.

Malekian, Bita; Schoch, Rafael L.; Robson, Timothy; Ferrand-Drake del Castillo, Gustav; Xiong, Kunli; Emilsson, Gustav; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Dahlin, Andreas B. (2018). Detecting Selective Protein Binding inside Plasmonic Nanopores: Towards a Mimic of the Nuclear Pore Complex. Frontiers in Chemistry, 6, 637.

Zanetti-Dällenbach, Rosanna; Plodinec, Marija; Oertle, Philipp; Redling, Katharina; Obermann, Ellen C.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Schoenenberger, Cora-Ann (2018). Length Scale Matters: Real-Time Elastography versus Nanomechanical Profiling by Atomic Force Microscopy for the Diagnosis of Breast Lesions. BioMed research international, 2018, 3840597.


Benning, Friederike M. C.; Sakiyama, Yusuke; Mazur, Adam; Bukhari, Habib S. T.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Maier, Timm (2017). High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy Visualization of the Dynamics of the Multienzyme Fatty Acid Synthase. ACS Nano, 11 (11), 10852-10859.

Kapinos, Larisa E.; Huang, Binlu; Rencurel, Chantal; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2017). Karyopherins regulate nuclear pore complex barrier and transport function. Journal of Cell Biology, 216 (11), 3609-3624.

Luo, Wangxi; Ruba, Andrew; Takao, Daisuke; Zweifel, Ludovit P.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Verhey, Kristen J.; Yang, Weidong (2017). Axonemal Lumen Dominates Cytosolic Protein Diffusion inside the Primary Cilium. Scientific Reports, 7 (1), 15793.

Schoch, Rafael L.; Emilsson, Gustav; Dahlin, Andreas B.; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2017). Protein exclusion is preserved by temperature sensitive PEG brushes. Polymer, 132, 362-367.

Emilsson, Gustav; Schoch, Rafael L.; Oertle, Philipp; Xiong, Kunli; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Dahlin, Andreas B. (2017). Surface plasmon resonance methodology for monitoring polymerization kinetics and morphology changes of brushes - evaluated with poly(N-isopropylacrylamide). Applied Surface Science, 396, 384-392.

Sakiyama, Yusuke; Panatala, Radhakrishnan; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2017). Structural dynamics of the nuclear pore complex. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology, 68, 27-33.


Vujica, Suncica; Zelmer, Christina; Panatala, Radhakrishnan; Lim, Roderick Y H (2016). Nucleocytoplasmic Transport: A Paradigm for Molecular Logistics in Artificial Systems. Chimia, 70 (6), 413-7.

Vovk, Andrei; Gu, Chad; Opferman, Michael G; Kapinos, Larisa E; Lim, Roderick Yh; Coalson, Rob D; Jasnow, David; Zilman, Anton (2016). Simple biophysics underpins collective conformations of the intrinsically disordered proteins of the Nuclear Pore Complex. eLife, 5, e10785.

Sakiyama, Yusuke; Mazur, Adam; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2016). Spatiotemporal dynamics of the nuclear pore complex transport barrier resolved by high-speed atomic force microscopy. Nature Nanotechnology, 11 (8), 719-23.

Zweifel, Ludovit P.; Shorubalko, Ivan; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2016). Helium scanning transmission ion microscopy and electrical characterization of glass nanocapillaries with reproducible tip geometries. ACS nano, 10 (2), 1918-25.


Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Huang, Binlu; Kapinos, Larisa E. (2015). How to operate a nuclear pore complex by Kap-centric control. Nucleus (Austin, Tex.), 6 (5), 366-372.

Plodinec, Marija; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2015). Nanomechanical characterization of living mammary tissues by atomic force microscopy. Methods in Molecular Biology, 1293, 231-46.

Emilsson, Gustav; Schoch, Rafael L; Feuz, Laurent; Höök, Fredrik; Lim, Roderick Y H; Dahlin, Andreas B (2015). Strongly Stretched Protein Resistant Poly(ethylene glycol) Brushes Prepared by Grafting-To. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 7 (14), 7505-15.

Wagner, Raphael S.; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Marshall, Neil J.; Stewart, Murray; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2015). Promiscuous Binding of Karyopherinβ1 Modulates FG Nucleoporin Barrier Function and Expedites NTF2 Transport Kinetics. Biophysical journal, 108 (4), 918-27.


Kapinos, Larisa E.; Schoch, Rafael L.; Wagner, Raphael S.; Schleicher, Kai D.; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2014). Karyopherin-centric control of nuclear pores based on molecular occupancy and kinetic analysis of multivalent binding with FG nucleoporins. Biophysical journal, 106 (8), 1751-62.

Fuxreiter, Monika; Toth-Petroczy, Agnes; Kraut, Daniel A.; Matouschek, Andreas T.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Xue, Bin; Kurgan, Lukasz; Uversky, Vladimir N. (2014). Disordered Proteinaceous Machines. Chemical reviews, 114 (13), 6806-6843.

Schleicher, Kai D; Dettmer, Simon L; Kapinos, Larisa E; Pagliara, Stefano; Keyser, Ulrich F; Jeney, Sylvia; Lim, Roderick Y H (2014). Selective transport control on molecular velcro made from intrinsically disordered proteins. Nature nanotechnology, 9 (7), 525-30.


Schoch, Rafael L; Lim, Roderick Y H (2013). Non-interacting molecules as innate structural probes in surface plasmon resonance. Langmuir, 29 (12), 4068-76.

Halfter, Willi; Monnier, Christophe; Mueller, David; Oertle, Philipp; Uechi, Guy; Balasubramani, Manimalha; Safi, Farhad; Lim, Roderick; Loparic, Marko; Henrich, Paul Bernhard (2013). The Bi-Functional Organization of Human Basement Membranes. PLoS ONE, 8 (7), e67660.


Schoch, Rafael L.; Kapinos, Larisa E.; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2012). Nuclear transport receptor binding avidity triggers a self-healing collapse transition in FG-nucleoporin molecular brushes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109 (42), 16911-6.

Plodinec, Marija; Loparic, Marko; Monnier, Christophe A; Obermann, Ellen C; Zanetti-Dallenbach, Rosanna; Oertle, Philipp; Hyotyla, Janne T; Aebi, Ueli; Bentires-Alj, Mohamed; Lim, Roderick Y H; Schoenenberger, Cora-Ann (2012). The nanomechanical signature of breast cancer. Nature nanotechnology, 7 (11), 757-65.

Henrich, Paul B.; Monnier, Christophe A.; Halfter, Willi; Haritoglou, Christos; Strauss, Rupert W.; Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Loparic, Marko (2012). Nanoscale topographic and biomechanical studies of the human internal limiting membrane. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 53 (6), 2561-70.

Lim, Roderick Y H; Herrmann, Harald (2012). From structural architecture to cellular organization : celebrating the scientific contributions of Ueli Aebi on the occasion of his retirement. Journal of structural biology, 177 (1), 1-2.

Hyotyla, J. T.; Lim, R. Y. H.: Atomic force microscopySupramolecular chemistry. From molecules to nanomaterials, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, Vol. 2: Techniques, 659-668.


Kowalczyk, Stefan W; Kapinos, Larisa; Blosser, Timothy R; Magalhães, Tomás; van Nies, Pauline; Lim, Roderick Y H; Dekker, Cees (2011). Single-molecule transport across an individual biomimetic nuclear pore complex. Nature Nanotechnology, 6 (7), 433-8.

Hyotyla, Janne T; Deng, Jie; Lim, Roderick Y H (2011). Synthetic Protein Targeting by the Intrinsic Biorecognition Functionality of Poly(ethylene glycol) Using PEG Antibodies as Biohybrid Molecular Adaptors. ACS nano, 5 (6), 5180-7.


Backmann, Natalija; Kappeler, Natascha; Braun, Thomas; Huber, François; Lang, Hans-Peter; Gerber, Christoph; Lim, Roderick Y. H. (2010). Sensing surface PEGylation with microcantilevers. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 1, 3-13.

Peleg, O.; Lim, R. Y. H. (2010). Converging on the function of intrinsically disordered nucleoporins in the nuclear pore complex. Biological Chemistry, 391 (7), 719-30.


Lim, Roderick Y H; Deng, Jie (2009). Interaction forces and reversible collapse of a polymer brush-gated nanopore. ACS nano, 3 (10), 2911-8.

Elad, Nadav; Maimon, Tal; Frenkiel-Krispin, Daphna; Lim, Roderick Y H; Medalia, Ohad (2009). Structural analysis of the nuclear pore complex by integrated approaches. Current Opinion in Structural Biology, 19 (2), 226-32.


Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Aebi, Ueli; Fahrenkrog, Birthe (2008). Towards reconciling structure and function in the nuclear pore complex. Histochemistry and cell biology, 129 (2), 105-16.


Lim, Roderick Y H; Köser, Joachim; Huang, Ning-Ping; Schwarz-Herion, Kyrill; Aebi, Ueli (2007). Nanomechanical interactions of phenylalanine-glycine nucleoporins studied by single molecule force-volume spectroscopy. Journal of Structural Biology, 159 (2), 277-89.

Lim, Roderick Y H; Fahrenkrog, Birthe; Köser, Joachim; Schwarz-Herion, Kyrill; Deng, Jie; Aebi, Ueli (2007). Nanomechanical basis of selective gating by the nuclear pore complex. Science, 318 (5850), 640-3.

Lim, Roderick Y H (2007). Gate-crashing the nuclear pore complex. Structure: with folding and design, 15 (8), 889-91.


Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Huang, Ning-Ping; Köser, Joachim; Deng, Jie; Lau, K. H. Aaron; Schwarz-Herion, Kyrill; Fahrenkrog, Birthe; Aebi, Ueli (2006). Flexible phenylalanine-glycine nucleoporins as entropic barriers to nucleocytoplasmic transport. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103 (25), 9512-7.

Lim, Roderick Y. H.; Fahrenkrog, Birthe (2006). The nuclear pore complex up close. Current opinion in cell biology, 18 (3), 342-347.

Lim, Roderick Y H; Aebi, Ueli; Stoffler, Daniel; 3 (2006). From the trap to the basket : getting to the bottom of the nuclear pore complex. Chromosoma, 115 (1), 15-26.


Lim, Roderick Y H; Aebi, Ueli (2005). In silico access to the nuclear pore complex. Structure: with folding and design, 13 (12), 1741-3.


Lim, Roderick Y. H.; O'Shea, S. J. (2004). Discrete solvation layering in confined binary liquids. Langmuir, 20 (12), 4916-9.


Tripathy, S.; Chua, S. J.; Ramam, A.; Sia, E. K.; Pan, J. S.; Lim, R.; Yu, G.; Shen, Z. X. (2002). Electronic and vibronic properties of Mg-doped GaN: The influence of etching and annealing. Journal of Applied Physics, 91 (5), 3398-3407.

Loh, K. P.; Xie, X. N.; Lim, Y. H.; Teo, E. J.; Zheng, J. C.; Ando, T. (2002). Surface oxygenation studies on (100)-oriented diamond using an atom beam source and local anodic oxidation. Surface Science, 505 (1-3), 93-114.

Lim, R.; O'Shea, S. J. (2002). Solvation forces in branched molecular liquids. Physical Review Letters, 88 (24), 246101.

Lim, R.; Li, S. F. Y.; O'Shea, S. J. (2002). Solvation forces using sample-modulation atomic force microscopy. Langmuir, 18 (16), 6116-6124.


Xie, X. N.; Lim, R.; Li, J.; Li, S. F. Y.; Loh, K. P. (2001). Atomic hydrogen beam etching of carbon superstructures on 6H-SiC(0001) studied by reflection high-energy electron diffraction. Diamond and Related Materials, 10 (3-7), 1218-1223.


Lim, R.; Li, J.; Li, S. F. Y.; Feng, Z.; Valiyaveettil, S. (2000). The formation of two-dimensional supramolecular chiral lamellae by diamide molecules at the solution/graphite interface: A scanning tunneling microscopy study. Langmuir, 16 (17), 7023-7030.

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