Cell Migration: Recoiling from an Embrace
- Author(s): Genuth, MA
- Weiner, OD
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4504735/
© 2015 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved. For proper spacing or rapid dispersion, some migratory cells are guided by repulsive collisions with their neighbors. A new study reveals that a surprising intercellular coupling of leading edge actin networks forms the basis of mutual repulsion in Drosophila hemocytes.