§ Equal contributions, * Corresponding authors


Tanaka, M.*; Thoma, J.; Poisa-Beiro, L.; Wuchter, P.; Eckstein, V.; Dietrich, S.; Pabst, C.; Müller-Tidow, C.; Ohta, T.; & Ho, A. D.*
Physical biomarkers for human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells
Dev. Cell 174, 203845 (2023). [website]

Veschgini, M.; Suzuki, R.; Kling, S.; Petersen, H. O.;  Bergheim, B. G.;  Abuillan, W.;  Linke, P.;  Kaufmann, S.;  Burghammer, M.; Engel, U.;  Stein, F.; Özbek, S.; Holstein, T. W.* & Tanaka, M.*
Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling Induces Axial Elasticity Patterns of Hydra Extracellular Matrix
 26, 106416 (2023). [website]

Weissenfeld, F.; Wesenberg, L.; Nakahata, M.; Müller, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Modulation of wetting of stimulus responsive polymer brushes by lipid vesicles: experiments and simulations
RSC Soft Matter 19, 2491-2504 (2023). [website]

Krafft, M. P.; Tanaka, M. & Pasc-Banu, A.
Higher-Order Mesoscopic Self-Assembly of Fluorinated Surfactants on Water Surfaces
NPG Asia Materials, In press. hal-03983642f. [website]


Kimmle, E.; Foroushani, Z. H.; Keppler, S.; Thoma, J.; Hayashi, K.; Yamamoto, A.; Bastmeyer, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Discreteness of cell–surface contacts affects spatio-temporal dynamics, adhesion, and proliferation of mouse embryonic stem cells
Front. Phys. 10, 1052106 (2022). [website]

Hayashi, K.; Matsuda, M.; Nakahata, M.; Takashima, Y.* & Tanaka, M.*
Stimulus-Responsive, Gelatin-Containing SupramolecularNanofibers as Switchable 3D Microenvironments for Cells
Polymers 14, 4407 (2022). [website]

Kimura, T.; Aoyama, T.; Nakahata, M.; Takashima, Y.; Tanaka, M.; Harada, A. & Urayama, K.*
Time–strain inseparability in multiaxial stressrelaxation of supramolecular gels formed via host–guest interactions
RSC Soft Matter 18, 4953-4962 (2022). [website]

Yamamoto, A.; Hayashi, K.; Sumiya, A.; Weissenfeld, F.; Hinatsu, S.; Abuillan, W.; Nakahata, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Modulation of viscoelasticity and interfacial potential of polyelectrolyte brush by Ion-specific interactions
Frontiers 2, 959542 (2022). [website]

Yamamoto, A*; Ikarashi, T; Fukuma, T; Suzuki, R; Nakahata, M; Miyata, K* & Tanaka, M*
Ion-specific nanoscale compaction of cysteine-modified poly(acrylic acid) brushes revealed by 3D scanning force microscopy with frequency modulation detection
Nanoscale Adv.  4, 5027 (2022). [website]

Poisa-Beiro, L.; Landry, J.; Raffel, S.; Tanaka, M.; Zaugg, J.; Gavin, A. & Ho, A. D.*
Glucose Metabolism and Aging of Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 23, 3028 (2022). [website]

He, L.; Arnold, C.; Thoma, J.; Rohde, C.; Kholmatov, M.; Garg, S.; Hsiao, C.; Viol, L.; Zhang, K.; Sun, R.; Schmidt, C.; Janssen, M.; MacRae, T.; Huber, K.; Thiede, C.; Hébert, J.; Sauvageau, G.; Spratte, J.; Fluhr, H.; Aust, G.; Müller-Tidow, C.; Niehrs, C.; Pereira, G.; Hamann, J.; Tanaka, M.; Zaugg, J. & Pabst, C.*
CDK7/12/13 inhibition targets an oscillating leukemia stem cell network and synergizes with venetoclax in acute myeloid leukemia
EMBO Mol. Med., e14990 (2022). [website]

Schreiber, C.; Gruber, A.; Roßwag, S.; Saraswati, S.; Harkins, S.; Thiele, W.; Foroushani, Z.; Munding, N.; Schmaus, A.; Rothley, M.; Dimmler, A.; Tanaka, M.; Garvalov, B.* & Sleeman, J.*
Loss of ASAP1 in the MMTV-PyMT model of luminal breast cancer activates AKT, accelerates tumorigenesis, and promotes metastasis
Cancer Lett. 533, 215600 (2022). [website]

Ueno, M.; Toda, M.; Numa, K.; Tanaka, H.; Imai, K.; Bush, J.; Teramukai, S.; Okumura, N.; Koizumi, N.; Yamamoto, A.; Tanaka, M.; Sotozono, C.; Hamuro, J. & Kinoshita, S.*
Superiority of Mature Differentiated Cultured Human Corneal Endothelial Cell Injection Therapy for Corneal Endothelial Failure
Am. J. Ophthalmol. 237, 267-277 (2022).  [website]

Hayashi, K.; Matsuda, M.; Mitake, N.; Nakahata, M.; Munding, N.; Harada, A.; Kaufmann, S.; Takashima, Y.* & Tanaka, M.*
One-Step Synthesis of Gelatin-Conjugated Supramolecular Hydrogels for Dynamic Regulation of Adhesion Contact and Morphology of Myoblasts
ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 4, 2595-2603 (2022). [website]

Ravat, P.; Uchida, H.; Sekine, R.; Kamei, K.; Yamamoto, A.; Konovalov, O.; Tanaka, M.*; Yamada, T. *; Harano, K.* & Nakamura, E.*
De Novo Synthesis of Free-Standing Flexible 2D Intercalated Nanofilm Uniform over Tens of cm2.
Adv. Mater. 34, 2106465 (2022). [website]

Yamamoto, A.; Higaki, Y.; Thoma, J.; Kimmle, E.; Ishige, R.; Demé, B.; Takahara, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Water modulates the lamellar structure and interlayer correlation of poly(perfluorooctyl acrylate) films: a specular and off-specular neutron scattering study.
Polym. J. 54, 57–65 (2022). [website]


Poisa-Beiro, L.; Landry, J.; Raffel, S.; Eckstein, V.; Gavin, A.; Tanaka, M.; Benes, V.; & Ho, A. D.*
Elevated Central Carbon Metabolism – a Hallmark for Senescent Cells in Aging Human Hematopoietic Stem Cell Compartment
Blood 138 (supplement 1), 1088 (2021). [website]

Kav, B.; Demé, B.; Gege, C.; Tanaka, M.; Schneck, E.* & Weikl, T.*
Interplay of Trans- and Cis-Interactions of Glycolipids in Membrane Adhesion
Front. Mol. Biosc. 8, 754654 (2021) [website]

Fröhlich, B.; Dasanna, A. K.; Lansche, C.; Czajor, J.; Sanchez, C. P.; Cyrklaff, M.; Yamamoto, A.; Craig, A.; Schwarz, U. S.*; Lanzer, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Functionalized supported membranes for quantifying adhesion of P. falciparum-infected erythrocytes.
Biophys. J. 120, 3315–3328 (2021). [website]
(Featured in “New and Notable” [website])

Shiomi, A.*; Nagao, K.; Yokota, N.; Tsuchiya, M.; Kato, U.; Juni, N.; Hara, Y.; Mori, M.X.; Mori, Y.; Ui-Tei, K.;  Murate, M.;  Kobayashi, T.; Nishino, Y.; Miyazawa, A.;  Yamamoto, A.; Suzuki, R.; Kaufmann, S.;  Tanaka, M.; Tatsumi, K.;  Nakabe, K.; Shintaku, H.; Yesylevsky, S.; Bogdanov, M; & Umeda, M.*
Extreme deformability of insect cell membranes is governed by phospholipid scrambling.
Cell Rep. 35, 109219 (2021). [website]

Czajor, J.; Abuillan, W.; Nguyen, D.V.; Heidebrecht , C.; Mondarte,  E. A.; Konovalov, O. V.; Hayashi, T.; Felder Flesch, D.; Kaufmann, S.  & Tanaka, M.*
Dendronized oligoethylene glycols with phosphonate tweezers for cell-repellent coating of oxide surfaces: coarse-scale and nanoscopic interfacial forces.
RSC Adv. 11, 17727–17733 (2021). [website]

Sedlmeier, G.; Al-Rawi, V.; Buchert, J.; Yserentant, K.; Rothley, M.; Steshina, A.; Gräßle, S.; Wu, R. L.; Hurrle, T.;  Richer, W.; Decraene, C.; Thiele, W.; Utikal, J.; Abuillan, W.; Tanaka, M.; Herten, D. P.; Hill, C. S.; Garvalov, B. K. ; Jung, N.; Bräse S. & Sleeman, J. P.*
Id1 and Id3 Are Regulated Through Matrix-Assisted Autocrine BMP Signaling and Represent Therapeutic Targets in Melanoma.
Adv. Ther. 4, 2000065 (2021). [website]

Tanaka, M.*  & Yamamoto, A.
Physical Concepts Toward Cell–Material Integration.
Cell-Inspired Materials and Engineering, Fundamental Biomedical Technologies, 199-215, Springer (2021). [website]

Sackmann,E.* & Tanaka, M.*
Critical role of lipid membranes in polarization and migration of cells: a biophysical view.
Biophys. Rev. 13, 123-138(2021). [website]


Amadei, F.; Thoma J.; Czajor, J.; Kimmle, E.; Yamamoto, A.; Abuillan,W.; Konovalov, O. V.; Chushkin, Y.* & Tanaka, M.*
Ion-Mediated Cross-linking of Biopolymers Confined at Liquid/ Liquid Interfaces Probed by In Situ High-Energy Grazing Incidence X‑ray Photon Correlation Spectroscopy.
J. Phys. Chem. B. 124, 8937-8942 (2020). [website]

Hippler, M.*; Weißenbruch, K.; Richler, K.; Lemma, E. D.; Nakahata, M.; Richter, B.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Takashima, Y.; Harada, A.; Blasco, E.; Wegener, M.*; Tanaka, M.* & Bastmeyer, M.*
Mechanical stimulation of single cells by reversible host-guest interactions in 3D microscaffolds.
Sci. Adv. 6: eabc2648 (2020). [website]

Tanaka, M.* & Seto, H.*
Interfacial Water: A Physical Chemistry Perspective.
Front. Chem. 8, 760 (2020). [website]

Thoma, J.; Abuillan, W.*; Furikado, I.; Habe, T.; Yamamoto, A.; Gierlich, S.; Kaufmann, S.; Brandenburg, K.; Gutsmann, T.; Konobalov, O.; Inoue, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Specific localisation of ions in bacterial membranes unravels physical mechanism of effective bacteria killing by sanitizer.
Sci. Rep. 10, 12302 (2020). [website]

Poisa-Beiro, L.; Thoma, J.; Landry, J.; Sauer, S.; Yamamoto, A.; Eckstein, V.; Romanov, N.; Raffel, S.; Hoffmann, G. F.; Bork, P.; Benes, V.; Gavin, A.-C.; Tanaka, M.* & Ho, A. D.*
Glycogen accumulation, central carbon metabolism, and aging of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells.
Sci. Rep. 10, 11597 (2020). [website]

Kubota, R.; Makuta, M.; Suzuki, R.; Ichikawa, M.; Tanaka, M. & Hamachi, I.*
Force generation by a propagating wave of supramolecular nanofibers.
Nat. Commun. 11, 3541 (2020). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Nakahata, M.*; Linke, P. & Kaufmann, S.
Stimuli-responsive hydrogels as a model of the dynamic cellular microenvironment.
Polym. J. 52, 861–870 (2020). [website]

Fröhlich, B.; Yang, Y.; Thomas, J.; Czajor, J.; Lansche, C.; Sanchez, C.; Lanzer, M.; Cloetens, P. & Tanaka, M.*
Nano-Focused Scanning X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy Reveals an Effect of Hemoglobin S and C on Biochemical Activities in P. falciparum-Infected Erythrocytes.
Anal. Chem. 92, 5765-5771 (2020). [website]

Tanaka, M.*
Interplays of Interfacial Forces Modulate Structure and Function of Soft and Biological Matters in Aquatic Environments.
Front. Chem. 8, 165 (2020). [website]

Mielke, S.; Liu, X.; Krafft, M. P.* & Tanaka, M.*
Influence of Semifluorinated Alkane Surface Domains on Phase Behavior and Linear and Nonlinear Viscoelasticity of Phospholipid Monolayers.
 36, 781-788 (2020). [website]


Balta, G. S. G.; Monzel, C.; Kleber, S.; Beaudouin, J.; Kaindl, T.; Thiemann, M.; Wirtz, C. R.; Tanaka, M.* & Martin-Villalba, A.*
3D cellular architecture modulates tyrosine kinase activity thereby acting as a switch between CD95 mediated apoptosis and survival in cancer.
Cell Rep. 29, 2295-2306 (2019). [website]

Bentele, T.; Amadei, F.; Kimmle, E.; Veschgini, M.; Linke, P.; Gonzales, M. S.; Tennigkeit, J.; Ho, A. D.; Özbek, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
New Class of Crosslinker-Free Nanofiber Biomaterials from Hydra Nematocyst Proteins.
Sci. Rep. 9, 19116 (2019). [website]

Fröhlich, B.; Jäger, J.; Lansche, C.; Sanchez, C. P.; Cyrklaff, M.; Buchholz, B.; Soubeiga, S. T.; Simpore, J.; Ito, H.; Schwarz, U. S.*; Lanzer, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Hemoglobin S and C affect biomechanical membrane properties of P. falciparum-infected erythrocytes.
Commun. Biol. 2, 311 (2019). [website]

Yamamoto, A.§; Tanaka, H.§; Toda, M.; Sotozono, C.; Hamuro, J.; Kinoshita, S.; Ueno, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
A physical biomarker of the quality of cultured corneal endothelial cells and of the long-term prognosis of corneal restoration in patients.
Nat. Biomed. Eng. 3, 953-960 (2019).

Tanaka, M.*
In Vitro Dynamic Phenotyping for Testing Novel Mobilizing Agents.
In: Klein G., Wuchter P. (eds) Stem Cell Mobilization pp11-27.
Methods in Molecular Biology vol. 2017. Humana, New York

Mielke, S.; Abuillan, W.; Veschgini, M.; Liu, X.; Konovalov, O.; Krafft, M. P.* & Tanaka, M.*
Influence of perfluorohexane-enriched atmosphere on the viscoelasticity and structural order of self-assembled nanodomains of semifluorinated alkanes at the air/water interface.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 20, 1698-1705  (2019). [website]

Falco, C. Y.; Amadei, F.; Dhayal, S. K.; Cárdenas, M.; Tanaka, M. & Risbo, J.*
Hybrid Coating of Alginate Microbeads based on Protein-Biopolymer Multilayers for Encapsulation of Probiotics.
Biotechnol. Progr. 35, e2806 (2019). [website]

Linke, P.; Suzuki, R.; Yamamoto, A.; Nakahata, M.; Kengaku, M.; Fujiwara, T.; Ohzono, T.* & Tanaka, M.*
Dynamic Contact Guidance of Myoblasts by Feature Size and Reversible Switching of Substrate Topography: Orchestration of Cell Shape, Orientation, and Nematic Ordering of Actin Cytoskeletons.
Langmuir 35, 7538-7551 (2019). [website]
(Invited article of a Special Issue – Interfaces and Biology 1: Mechanobiology and Cryobiology.)

Tanaka, M.; Brochard-Wyart, F.; Winnik, F. M. & Takahara, A.*
Preface to the Interfaces and Biology: Mechanobiology Special Issue
Langmuir 35, 7333-7334 (2019). [website]

Hippler, M.; Blasco, E.; Qu, J.; Tanaka, M.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Wegener, M.* & Bastmeyer, M.*
Controlling the Shape of 3D Microstructures by Temperature and Light.
Nature Commun. 10, 232 (2019). [website]

Abuillan, W.; Veschgini, M.; Mielke, S.; Yamamoto, A.; Liu, X.; Konovalov, O.; Krafft, M. P.* & Tanaka, M.*
Long-Range Lateral Correlation between Self-Assembled Domains of Fluorocarbon-Hydrocarbon Tetrablocks by Quantitative GISAXS.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 20, 898 – 904 (2019). [website]

Eshrati, M.; Amadei, F.; Staffer, S.; Stremmel, W. & Tanaka, M.*
Shear-Enhanced Dynamic Adhesion of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG on Intestinal Epithelia: Correlative Effect of Protein Expression and Interface Mechanics.
Langmuir 35, 529 – 537 (2019). [website]

Umeshima, H.*; Nomura, K.; Yoshikawa, S.; Hörning, M.; Tanaka, M.; Sakuma, S.; Arai, F.; Kaneko, M. & Kengaku, M.
Local traction force in the proximal leading process triggers nuclear translocation during neuronal migration.
Neuroscience Research 142, 38 – 48 (2019) [website]

Tanaka, H.; Yamamoto, A.; Toda, M.; Sotozono, C.; Hamuro, J.; Kinoshita, S.; Ueno, M. & Tanaka, M.
A Non-Invasive Physical Biomarker for Evaluation of Corneal Endothelial Cells.
Invest. Ophth. Vis. Sci, 60, (2019) [website]


Lansche, C.; Dasanna, A. K.; Quadt, K.; Fröhlich, B.; Missirlis, D.; Tétard, M.; Gamain, B.; Buchholz, B.; Sanchez, C. P.; Tanaka, M.; Schwarz, U. S.* & Lanzer, M.*
The sickle cell trait affects contact dynamics and endothelial cell activation in Plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes.
Commun. Biol. 1, 211 (2018). [website]

Lamas-Murua, M.; Stolp, B.; Kaw, S.; Thoma, J.; Tsopoulidis, N.; Trautz, B.; Ambiel, I.; Reif, T.; Arora, S.; Imle, A.; Tibroni, N.; Wu. J.; Cui, G.; Stein, J. V.; Tanaka, M.; Lyck, R. & Fackler, O. T.*
HIV-1 Nef Disrupts CD4+ T Lymphocyte Polarity, Extravasation, and Homing to Lymph Nodes via Its Nef-Associated Kinase Complex Interface.
J. Immunol. 201, 2731 – 2743 (2018). [website]

Massiot, J.; Rosilio, V.; Ibrahim, N.; Yamamoto, A.; Nicolas, V.; Konovalov, O.; Tanaka, M. & Makky, A.*
Newly Synthesized Lipid-Porphyrin Conjugates: Evaluation of Their Self-Assembling Properties, Their Miscibility with Phospholipids and Their Photodynamic Activity In Vitro.
Chem. A Eur. J. 24, 19179 – 19194 (2018). [website]

Amadei, F.; Fröhlich, B.; Stremmel, W. & Tanaka, M.*
Nonclassical Interactions of Phosphatidylcholine with Mucin Protect Intestinal Surfaces: A Microinterferometry Study.
Langmuir 34, 14046 – 14057 (2018). [website]

Masuda, S.; Mielke, S.; Amadei, F.; Yamamoto, A.; Wang, P.; Taniguchi, T.; Yoshikawa, K.; Tamada, K.* & Tanaka, M.*
Nonlinear Viscoelasticity of Highly Ordered, Two-Dimensional Assemblies of Metal Nanoparticles Confined at the Air/Water Interface.
Langmuir 34, 13025 – 13034 (2018). [website]

Sakuta, H.; Seo, S.; Kimura, S.; Hörning, M.; Sadakane, K.; Kenmotsu, T.; Tanaka, M. & Yoshikawa, K.*
Optical Fluid Pump: Generation of Directional Flow via Microphase Segregation / Homogenization.
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 9, 5792 – 5796 (2018). [website]

Abuillan, W.; Becker, A. S.; Demé, B.; Homma, T.; Isobe, H.; Harano, K.*; Nakamura, E.* & Tanaka, M.*
Neutron Scattering Reveals Water Confined in a Watertight Bilayer Vesicle.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 11261 – 11266 (2018). [website]

Eshrati, M.; Amadei, F.; Van de Wiele, T.; Veschgini, M.; Kaufmann, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Biopolymer-Based Minimal Formulations Boost Viability and Metabolic Functionality of Probiotics Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG through Gastrointestinal Passage.
 34, 11167 – 11175 (2018). [website]

Pavel, I.-A.; Giradon, M.; El Hajj, S.; Parant, S.; Amadei, F.; Kaufmann, S.; Tanaka, M.; Fierro, V.; Celzard, A.; Canilho, N. & Pasc, A.*
Lipid-coated mesoporous silica microparticles for controlled delivery of β-galactosidase into intestine.
J. Mater. Chem. B 6, 5633 – 5639 (2018). [website]

Yu, L.; Li, J.; Hong, J.; Takashima, Y.; Fujimoto, N.; Nakajima, M.; Yamamoto, A.; Dong, X.; Dang, Y.; Hou, Y.; Yang, W.; Minami, I.; Okita, K.; Tanaka, M.; Luo, C.; Tang, F.; Chen, Y.; Tang, C.*; Kotera, H.* & Liu, L.*
Low Cell-Matrix Adhesion Reveals Two Subtypes of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells.
Stem Cell Rep. 11, 142 (2018). [website]

Ohta, T.§,*; Monzel, C.§; Becker, A. S.; Ho, A. D. & Tanaka, M.*
Simple physical model unravels influences of chemokine on shape deformation and migration of human hematopoietic stem cells.
Sci. Rep. 8, 10630 (2018). [website]

Tsuchiya, M.; Hara, Y.*; Okuda, M.; Itoh, K.; Nishioka, R.; Shiomi, A.; Nagao, K.; Mori, M.; Mori, Y.; Ikenouchi, J.; Suzuki, R.; Tanaka, M.; Ohwada, T.; Aoki, J.; Kanagawa, M.; Toda, T.; Nagata, Y.; Matsuda, R.; Takayama, Y.; Tominaga, M. & Umeda, M.*
Cell surface flip-flop of phosphatidylserine is critical for PIEZO1-mediated myotube formation.
Nature Commun. 9, 2049 (2018). [website]

Fan, X.*; Korytowski, A.; Makky, A.; Tanaka, M. & Wink, M.*
Ib-AMP4 insertion causes surface rearrangement in the phospholipid bilayer of biomembranes: Implications from quartz-crystal microbalance with dissipation.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta (BBA) – Biomembranes 1860, 617 – 623 (2018). [website]

Monzel, C.; Becker, A. S.; Saffrich, R.; Wuchter, P.; Eckstein, V.; Ho, A. D.* & Tanaka, M.*
Dynamic cellular phenotyping defines specific mobilization mechanisms of human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells induced by SDF1α versus synthetic agents.
Sci. Rep. 8, 1841 (2018). [website]    

Mielke, S.; Habe, T.; Veschgini, M.; Liu, X.; Yoshikawa, K.; Krafft, M. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Emergence of Strong Nonlinear Viscoelastic Response of Semifluorinated Alkane Monolayers.
Langmuir 34, 2489 – 2496 (2018). [website]

Liu, X.; Mielke, S.; Contal, C.; Favier, D.; Yamamoto, A.; Tanaka, M.* & Krafft, M. P.*
2D Spherulites of a Semi-Fluorinated Alkane: Controlled Access to Either Radial Or Ring-Banded Morphologies.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 19, 29 – 33 (2018). [website] (Front Cover)

Mehlhose, S.; Frenkel, N.; Uji, H.; Hölzel, S.; Müntze, G.; Stock, D; Neugebauer, S.; Dadgar, A.; Abuillan, W.; Eickhoff, M.; Kimura, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Flexible Modulation of Electronic Band Structures of Wide Band Gap GaN Semiconductors Using Bioinspired, Nonbiological Helical Peptides.
Adv. Funct. Mater. 28, 1704034 (2018). [website


Frank, V.§; Chushkin, Y.§,*; Fröhlich, B.§; Abuillan, W.; Rieger, H.; Becker, A. S.; Yamamoto, A.; Rossetti, F. F.; Kaufmann, S.; Lanzer, M.; Zontone, F. & Tanaka, M.*
Lensless Tomographic Imaging of Near Surface Structures of Frozen Hydrated Malaria-Infected Human Erythrocytes by Coherent X-Ray Diffraction Microscopy.
Sci. Rep. 7, 14081 (2017). [website]

Pusterla, J. M.; Schneck, E.; Funari, S. S.; Démé, B.; Tanaka, M. & Oliveira, R. G.
Cooling induces phase separation in membranes derived from isolated CNS myelin.
PLoS ONE 12, e0184881 (2017). [website]

Veschgini, M.§; Habe, T.§; Mielke, S.; Inoue, S.; Liu, X.; Krafft, M. P.* & Tanaka, M.*
Existence of Two-Dimensional Physical Gels Can Exist even at Zero Surface Pressure at the Air/Water Interface – Rheology of Self-Assembled Domains of Small Molecules.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 56, 12603 – 12607 (2017). [website]

Hörning, M.§; Nakahata, M.§; Linke, P.; Yamamoto, A.; Veschgini, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Takashima, Y.; Harada, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Dynamic Mechano-Regulation of Myoblast Cells on Supramolecular Hydrogels Cross-Linked by Reversible Host-Guest Interactions.
Sci. Rep. 7, 7660 (2017). [website]

Veschgini, M.§; Abuillan, A.§; Inoue, S.; Yamamoto, A.; Mielke, S.; Liu, X.; Konovalov, O.; Krafft, M. P.* & Tanaka, M.*
Size, Shape and Lateral Correlation of Highly Uniform, Mesoscopic, Self-Assembled Domains of Fluorocarbon-Hydrocarbon Diblocks at the Air/Water Interface: A GISAXS Study.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 18, 2791 – 2798 (2017). [website]
(Invited article to a special issue “Physical Chemistry in France”)

Matsuzaki, T.; Ito, H.; Chevyreva, V.; Makky, A.; Kaufmann, S.; Okano, K.; Kobayashi, N.; Suganuma, M.; Nakabayashi, S.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.* & Tanaka, M.*
Adsorption of galloyl catechin aggregates significantly modulates membrane mechanics in the absence of biochemical cues.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19, 19937 – 19947 (2017). [website]

Ito, H.; Murakami, R.; Sakuma, S.; Tsai, C-D.; Gutsmann, T.; Brandenburg, K.; Pöschl, J.; Arai, F.; Kaneko, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Mechanical diagnosis of human erythrocytes by ultra-high speed manipulation unraveled critical time window for global cytoskeletal remodeling.
Sci. Rep. 7, 43134 (2017). [website]

Korytowski, A.; Abuillan, W.; Amadei, F.; Makky, A.; Gumiero, A.; Sinning, I.; Gauss, A.; Stremmel, W.* & Tanaka, M.*
Accumulation of phosphatidylcholine on gut mucosal surface is not dominated by electrostatic interactions.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta (BBA) – Biomembranes 1859, 959 – 965 (2017). [website]

Higaki, Y.§; Fröhlich, B.§; Yamamoto, A.; Murakami, R.; Kaneko, M.; Takahara, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Ion-Specific Modulation of Interfacial Interaction Potentials between Solid Substrates and Cell-Sized Particles Mediated via Zwitterionic, Super-Hydrophilic Poly(sulfobetaine) Brushes.
J. Phys. Chem. B 121, 1396 – 1404 (2017). [website]

Murakami, R.; Yamamoto, A.; Ito, H.; Tsai, C.-H. D.; Horade, M.; Tanaka, M.; Kaneko, M.
Observation of cell pinball through high speed switching between reflection interference and phase contrast.
IEEE 30th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 1337 – 1338 (2017). [website]

Ito, H.; Murakami, R.; Tsai, C.-H. D.; Horade, M.; Tanaka, M.; Kaneko, M.
Red blood cell deformability upon continuous or repetitive loadings.
Ieee 30th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 141 – 144 (2017). [website]

Yoshikawa, H.Y.*; Pink, D. A.; Acevedo, N. C.; Peyronel, F.; Marangoni, A. G.* & Tanaka, M.*
Mechanical Response of Single Triacylglycerol Spherulites by Using Microcolloidal Probes.
Chem. Lett. 46, 599 – 601 (2017). [website]

Dai, W.; Lee, L.-T.; Schütz, A.; Zelenay, B.; Zheng, Z.; Borgschulte, A.; Döbeli, M.; Abuillan, W.; Konovalov, O. V.; Tanaka, M.* & Schlüter, A. D.*
Three-Legged 2,2′-Bipyridine Monomer at the Air/Water Interface: Monolayer Structure and Reactions with Ni(II) Ions from the Subphase.
Langmuir 33, 1646 – 1654 (2017). [website]


Murakami, R.; Tsai, C.-H. D.; Ito, H.; Tanaka, M.; Sakuma, S.; Arai, F. & Kaneko, M.
Catch, Load and Launch toward On-Chip Active Cell Evaluation.
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, 1713 – 1718 (2016). [website]

Shatirishvili, M.; Burk, A. S.; Franz, C. M.; Pace, G.; Kastilan, T.; Breuhahn, K.; Hinterseer, E.; Dierich, A.; Bakiri, L.; Wagner, E. F.; Ponta, H.; Hartmann, T. N.; Tanaka, M. & Orian-Rousseau, V.
Epidermal-specific deletion of CD44 reveals a function in keratinocytes in response to mechanical stress.
Cell Death Dis. 7, e2461 (2016). [website]

Tsai, C.-H. D.; Horade, M.; Ito, H.; Kaneko, M. & Tanaka, M.*
High-Resolution Cell Manipulation for Longstanding Load on Red Blood Cells.
IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation, 914 – 919 (2016). [website]

Hartel, A. J. W.; Glogger, M.; Jones, N. G.; Abuillan, W.; Batram, C.; Hermann, A.; Fenz, S. F.; Tanaka, M. & Engstler, M.
N-glycosylation enables high lateral mobility of GPI-anchored proteins at a molecular crowding threshold.
Nature Commun. 7, 12870 (2016). [website]

Tanaka, H.; Yamamoto, A.; Toda, M.; Hamuro, J.; Sotozono, C.; Kinoshita, S.; Ueno, M. & Tanaka, M.
Quantifying the adhesion strength of human corneal endothelial cells in an in vitro model.
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 57, 5305 (2016). [website]

Veschgini, M.§; Gebert, F.§; Khangai, N.§; Ito, H.; Suzuki, R.; Holstein, T.; Mae, Y.; Arai, T.* & Tanaka, M.*
Tracking mechanical and morphological dynamics of regenerating Hydra tissue fragments using a two fingered micro-robotic hand.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 103702 (2016). [website]

Frank, V.§; Kaufmann, S.§; Wright, R.; Horn, P.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Wuchter, P.; Madsen, J.; Lewis, A. L.; Armes, S. P.; Ho, A. D.* & Tanaka, M.*
Frequent mechanical stress suppresses proliferation of mesenchymal stem cells from human bone marrow without loss of multipotency.
Sci. Rep. 6, 24264 (2016). [website]


Yamamoto, A.*; Abuillan, W.; Burk, A. S.; Körner, A.; Ries, A.; Werz, D. B.; Demé, B. & Tanaka, M.*
Influence of length and conformation of saccharide head groups on the mechanics of glycolipid membranes: Unraveled by off-specular neutron scattering.
J. Chem. Phys. 142, 154907 (2015). [website]

Rossetti, F. F.; Schneck, E.; Fragneto, G.; Konovalov, O. V. & Tanaka, M.*
Generic Role of Polymer Supports in the Fine Adjustment of Interfacial Interactions between Solid Substrates and Model Cell Membranes.
Langmuir 31, 4473 – 4480 (2015). [website]

Rieger, H.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Quadt, K.; Nielsen, M. A.; Sanchez, C. P.; Salanti, A.; Tanaka, M.* & Lanzer, M.*
Cytoadhesion of Plasmodium falciparum–infected erythrocytes to chondroitin-4-sulfate is cooperative and shear enhanced.
Blood 125, 383 – 391 (2015). [website]

Monzel, C.; Veschgini, M.; Madsen, J.; Lewis, A. L.; Armes, S. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Fine Adjustment of Interfacial Potential between pH-Responsive Hydrogels and Cell-Sized Particles.
Langmuir 31, 8689 – 8696 (2015). [website]

Makky, A. & Tanaka, M.*
Impact of Lipid Oxidization on Biophysical Properties of Model Cell Membranes.
J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 5857 – 5863 (2015). [website]

Kowalik, B.; Schubert, T.; Wada, H.; Tanaka, M.; Netz, R. R. & Schneck, E.
Combination of MD Simulations with Two-State Kinetic Rate Modeling Elucidates the Chain Melting Transition of Phospholipid Bilayers for Different Hydration Levels.
J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 14157 – 14167 (2015). [website]

Korytowski, A.; Abuillan, W.; Makky, A.; Konovalov, O. & Tanaka, M.*
Impact of Lipid Oxidization on Vertical Structures and Electrostatics of Phospholipid Monolayers Revealed by Combination of Specular X-ray Reflectivity and Grazing-Incidence X-ray Fluorescence.
J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 9787 – 9794 (2015). [website]

Ito, H.; Kuss, N.; Rapp, B. E.; Ichikawa, M.; Gutsmann, T.; Brandenburg, K.; Pöschl, J. M. B. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantification of the Influence of Endotoxins on the Mechanics of Adult and Neonatal Red Blood Cells.
J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 7837 – 7845 (2015). [website]

Inoue, S.; Frank, V.; Hörning, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Yoshikawa, H.; Madsen, J.; Lewis, A.; Armes, S. & Tanaka, M.*
Live cell tracking of symmetry break in actin cytoskeleton triggered by abrupt changes in micromechanical environments.
Biomater. Sci. 3, 1539 – 1544 (2015). [website]

Herrmann, M.; Schneck, E.; Gutsmann, T.; Brandenburg, K. & Tanaka, M.*
Bacterial lipopolysaccharides form physically cross-linked, two-dimensional gels in the presence of divalent cations.
Soft Matter 11, 6037 – 6044 (2015). [website]

Burk, A. S.; Monzel, C.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Wuchter, P.; Saffrich, R.; Eckstein, V.; Tanaka, M.* & Ho, A. D.*
Quantifying Adhesion Mechanisms and Dynamics of Human Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells.
Sci. Rep. 5, 9370 (2015). [website]


Nguyen, P. N.; Veschgini, M.; Tanaka, M.; Waton, G.; Vandamme, T. & Krafft, M. P.
Counteracting the inhibitory effect of proteins towards lung surfactant substitutes: a fluorocarbon gas helps displace albumin at the air/water interface.
Chem. Commun. 50, 11576 – 11579 (2014). [website]

Frenkel, N.; Wallys, J.; Lippert, S.; Teubert, J.; Kaufmann, S.; Das, A.; Monroy, E.; Eickhoff, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
High Precision, Electrochemical Detection of Reversible Binding of Recombinant Proteins on Wide Bandgap GaN Electrodes Functionalized with Biomembrane Models.
Adv. Funct. Mater. 24, 4927 – 4934 (2014). [website]

Frenkel, N.; Makky, A.; Sudji, I. R.; Wink, M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Mechanistic Investigation of Interactions between Steroidal Saponin Digitonin and Cell Membrane Models.
J. Phys. Chem. B 118, 14632 – 14639 (2014). [website]

Matsuzaki, T.; Sazaki, G.; Suganuma, M.; Watanabe, T.; Yamazaki, T.; Tanaka, M.; Nakabayashi, S. & Yoshikawa, H. Y.
High Contrast Visualization of Cell–Hydrogel Contact by Advanced Interferometric Optical Microscopy.
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 253 – 257 (2014). [website]


Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Kawano, T.; Matsuda, T.; Kidoaki, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Morphology and Adhesion Strength of Myoblast Cells on Photocurable Gelatin under Native and Non-native Micromechanical Environments.
J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 4081 – 4088 (2013). [website]

Tanaka, M.
Physics of interactions at biological and biomaterial interfaces.
Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 18, 432 – 439 (2013). [website]

Schneck, E.; Jentschel, M.; Gege, C.; Tanaka, M. & Demé, B.
Grazing-Incidence Neutron-Induced Fluorescence Probes Density Profiles of Labeled Molecules at Solid/Liquid Interfaces.
Langmuir 29, 4084 – 4091 (2013). [website]

Oelke, J.§; Kaindl, T.§; Pasc, A.; Guttenberg, Z.; Wixforth, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Supported Membranes Meet Flat Fluidics: Monitoring Dynamic Cell Adhesion on Pump-Free Microfluidics Chips Functionalized with Supported Membranes Displaying Mannose Domains.
Materials 6, 669 – 681 (2013). [website]

Körner, A.; Deichmann, C.; Rossetti, F. F.; Köhler, A.; Konovalov, O. V.; Wedlich, D. & Tanaka, M.
Cell Differentiation of Pluripotent Tissue Sheets Immobilized on Supported Membranes Displaying Cadherin-11.
PLoS ONE 8, e54749 (2013). [website]

Körner, A.; Abuillan, W.; Deichmann, C.; Rossetti, F. F.; Köhler, A.; Konovalov, O. V.; Wedlich, D. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative Determination of Lateral Concentration and Depth Profile of Histidine-Tagged Recombinant Proteins Probed by Grazing Incidence X-ray Fluorescence.
J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 5002 – 5008 (2013). [website]

Abuillan, W.; Schneck, E.; Körner, A.; Brandenburg, K.; Gutsmann, T.; Gill, T.; Vorobiev, A.; Konovalov, O. & Tanaka, M.
Physical interactions of fish protamine and antisepsis peptide drugs with bacterial membranes revealed by combination of specular x-ray reflectivity and grazing-incidence x-ray fluorescence.
Phys. Rev. E 88, 012705 (2013). [website]


Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Cui, J.; Kratz, K.; Matsuzaki, T.; Nakabayashi, S.; Marx, A.; Engel, U.; Lendlein, A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative Evaluation of Adhesion of Osteosarcoma Cells to Hydrophobic Polymer Substrate with Tunable Elasticity.
J. Phys. Chem. B 116, 8024 – 8030 (2012). [website]

Tutus, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Weiss, I. M. & Tanaka, M.*
Functional Coating of Porous Silica Microparticles with Native Biomembranes towards Portable Flow-Through Biochemical Microreactors.
Adv. Funct. Mater. 22, 4873 – 4878 (2012). [website]

Kaufmann, S.*; Weiss, I. M.; Eckstein, V. & Tanaka, M.*
Functional expression of Ca2+ dependent mammalian transmembrane gap junction protein Cx43 in slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum.
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 419, 165 – 169 (2012). [website]

Kaindl, T.; Rieger, H.; Kaschel, L.-M.; Engel, U.; Schmaus, A.; Sleeman, J.* & Tanaka, M.*
Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Pancreatic Cancer Cells Expressing CD44 Isoforms on Supported Membranes Displaying Hyaluronic Acid Oligomers Arrays.
PLoS ONE 7, e42991 (2012). [website]

Abuillan, W.; Vorobiev, A.; Hartel, A.; Jones, N. G.; Engstler, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative determination of the lateral density and intermolecular correlation between proteins anchored on the membrane surfaces using grazing incidence small-angle X-ray scattering and grazing incidence X-ray fluorescence.
J. Chem. Phys. 137, 204907 – 204908 (2012). [website]

Tanaka, M.
Supported Membranes – Structure and Interactions.
Comprehensive BiophysicsVol. 5: Membranes, 261 – 272 (2012). [website]


Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Rossetti, F. F.; Kaufmann, S.; Kaindl, T.; Madsen, J.; Engel, U.; Lewis, A. L.; Armes, S. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative Evaluation of Mechanosensing of Cells on Dynamically Tunable Hydrogels.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 1367 – 1374 (2011). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Schneck, E.; Yoshikawa, H. Y. & Rossetti, F. F.
Physical Chemistry of Biological Interfaces: Generic and Specific Roles of Soft Interlayers.
Chem. Asian J. 6, 1728 – 1738 (2011). [website]

Seitz, P. C.; Reif, M.; Yoshikawa, K.; Jordan, R. & Tanaka, M.*
Dissipative Structure Formation in Lipid/Lipopolymer Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. B 115, 2256 – 2263 (2011). [website]

Schubert, T.; Schneck, E. & Tanaka, M.*
First order melting transitions of highly ordered dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine gel phase membranes in molecular dynamics simulations with atomistic detail.
J. Chem. Phys. 135, 055105 (2011). [website]

Schneck, E.; Deme, B.; Gege, C. & Tanaka, M.*
Membrane Adhesion via Homophilic Saccharide-Saccharide Interactions Investigated by Neutron Scattering.
Biophys. J. 100, 2151 – 2159 (2011). [website]


Schneck, E.; Schubert, T.; Konovalov, O. V.; Quinn, B. E.; Gutsmann, T.; Brandenburg, K.; Oliveira, R. G.; Pink, D. A. & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative determination of ion distributions in bacterial lipopolysaccharide membranes by grazing-incidence X-ray fluorescence.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 107, 9147 – 9151 (2010). [website]

Oliveira, R. G.; Schneck, E.; Quinn, B. E.; Konovalov, O. V.; Brandenburg, K.; Gutsmann, T.; Gill, T.; Hanna, C. B.; Pink, D. A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Crucial roles of charged saccharide moieties in survival of gram negative bacteria against protamine revealed by combination of grazing incidence x-ray structural characterizations and Monte Carlo simulations.
Phys. Rev. E 81, 041901 (2010). [website]

Oliveira, R. G.; Schneck, E.; Funari, S. S.; Tanaka, M. & Maggio, B.
Equivalent Aqueous Phase Modulation of Domain Segregation in Myelin Monolayers and Bilayer Vesicles.
Biophys. J. 99, 1500 – 1509 (2010). [website]

Kaindl, T.; Oelke, J.; Pasc, A.; Kaufmann, S.; Konovalov, O. V.; Funari, S. S.; Engel, U.; Wixforth, A. & Tanaka, M.*
Regulation of adhesion behavior of murine macrophage using supported lipid membranes displaying tunable mannose domains.
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 285102 (2010). [website]

Kaindl, T.; Adlkofer, K.; Morita, T.; Umemura, J.; Konovalov, O.; Kimura, S.* & Tanaka, M.*
Modulation of Band Bending of Gallium Arsenide with Oriented Helical Peptide Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 22677 – 22683 (2010). [website]


Weiss, I. M.*; Kaufmann, S.; Heiland, B. & Tanaka, M.*
Covalent modification of chitin with silk-derivatives acts as an amphiphilic self-organizing template in nacre biomineralisation.
J. Struct. Biol. 167, 68 – 75 (2009). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Tutus, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Rossetti, F. F.; Schneck, E. & Weiss, I. M.
Native supported membranes on planar polymer supports and micro-particle supports.
J. Struct. Biol. 168, 137 – 142 (2009). [website]

Seitz, P. C.; Reif, M. D.; Konovalov, O. V.; Jordan, R.* & Tanaka, M.*
Modulation of Substrate–Membrane Interactions by Linear Poly(2-methyl-2-oxazoline) Spacers Revealed by X-ray Reflectivity and Ellipsometry.
Chem. Phys. Chem 10, 2876 – 2883 (2009). [website]

Schubert, T.; Steinhoff, G.; von Ribbeck, H. G.; Stutzmannn, M.; Eickhoff, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Gallium nitride electrodes for membrane-based electrochemical biosensors.
Eur. Phys. J. E 30, 233 – 238 (2009). [website]

Schneck, E.; Papp-Szabo, E.; Quinn, B. E.; Konovalov, O. V.; Beveridge, T. J.; Pink, D. A. & Tanaka, M.*
Calcium ions induce collapse of charged O-side chains of lipopolysaccharides from Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
J. R. Soc. Interface 6, S671 – S678 (2009). [website]

Schneck, E.; Oliveira, R. G.; Rehfeldt, F.; Deme, B.; Brandenburg, K.; Seydel, U. & Tanaka, M.*
Mechanical properties of interacting lipopolysaccharide membranes from bacteria mutants studied by specular and off-specular neutron scattering.
Phys. Rev. E 80, 041929 (2009). [website]

Oliveira, R. G.; Schneck, E.; Quinn, B.; Konovalov, O.; Gill, T.; Hanna, C.; Pink, D. A.* & Tanaka, M.*
Physical Mechanism of Bacterial Survival Revealed by Combined Grazing-Incidence X-ray Scattering and Monte Carlo Simulation.
C. R. Chimie 12, 209 – 217 (2009). [website]


Rossetti, F. F.; Panagioutou, P.; Rehfeldt, F.; Schneck, E.; Dommach, M.; Funari, S. S.; Timmann, A.; Müller-Buschbaum, P. & Tanaka, M.*
Structures of regenerated cellulose films revealed by grazing incidence small-angle x-ray scattering.
Biointerphases 3, 117 – 127 (2008). [website]

Tutus, M.; Rossetti, F. F.; Schneck, E.; Fragneto, G.; Förster, F.; Richter, R.; Nawroth, T. & Tanaka, M.*
Orientation-Selective Incorporation of Transmembrane F0F1 ATP Synthase Complex from Micrococcus luteus in Polymer-Supported Membranes.
Macromol. Biosci. 8, 1034 – 1043 (2008). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Kaufmann, S. & Rossetti, F. F.
Native Supported Membranes: Creation of Two-Dimensional Cell Membranes on Polymer Supports.
Biointerphases 3, FA12 – FA16 (2008). [website]

Schubert, T.; Seitz, P. C.; Schneck, E.; Nakamura, M.; Shibakami, M.; Funari, S. S.; Konovalov, O. & Tanaka, M.*
Structure of Synthetic Transmembrane Lipid Membranes at the Solid/Liquid Interface Studied by Specular X-ray Reflectivity.
J. Phys. Chem. B 112, 10041 – 10044 (2008). [website]

Schubert, T.; Bärmann, M.; Rusp, M.; Gränzer, W. & Tanaka, M.*
Diffusion of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored bovine prion protein (PrPc) in supported lipid membranes studied by single-molecule and complementary ensemble methods.
Journal of Membrane Science 321, 61 – 68 (2008). [website]

Schneck, E.; Rehfeldt, F.; Oliveira, R. G.; Gege, C.; Deme, B. & Tanaka, M.*
Modulation of intermembrane interaction and bending rigidity of biomembrane models via carbohydrates investigated by specular and off-specular neutron scattering.
Phys. Rev. E 78, 061924 (2008). [website]

Oelke, J.; Pasc, A.; Wixforth, A.; Konovalov, O. & Tanaka, M.*
Highly uniform, strongly correlated fluorinated lipid nanodomains embedded in biological membrane models.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 213901 (2008). [website]

Gassull, D.; Ulman, A.; Grunze, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Electrochemical Sensing of Membrane Potential and Enzyme Function Using Gallium Arsenide Electrodes Functionalized with Supported Membranes.
J. Phys. Chem. B 112, 5736 – 5741 (2008). [website]


Tanaka, M.*; Hermann, J.; Haase, I.; Fischer, M. & Boxer, S. G.
Frictional Drag and Electrical Manipulation of Recombinant Proteins in Polymer-Supported Membranes.
Langmuir 23, 5638 – 5644 (2007). [website]

Soussan, E.; Blanzat, M.; Rico-Lattes, I.; Brun, A.; Teixeira, C. V.; Brezesinski, G.; Al-Ali, F.; Pasc-Banu, A. & Tanaka, M.
Physical study of the arrangement of pure catanionic glycolipids and interaction with phospholipids, in support of the optimisation of anti-HIV therapies.
Colloids Surf. A 303, 55 (2007). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Goennenwein, S.; Foertig, A.; Jordan, R.*; Rusp, M.; Baermann, M.; Moroder, L.; Sackmann, E. & Tanaka, M.*
Polymer-Tethered Membranes as Quantitative Models for the Study of Integrin-Mediated Cell Adhesion.
Soft Matter 3, 333 – 336 (2007). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.; Sackmann, E. & Tanaka, M.*
Control of Frictional Coupling of Transmembrane Cell Receptors in Model Cell Membranes with Linear Polymer Spacers.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 078102 (2007). [website]

Kaufmann, S.; Weiss, I. M.* & Tanaka, M.*
Quantitative In-Vitro Biopolymerization to Chitin in Native Chitosomal Membranes Supported by Silica Microparticles.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 10807 (2007). [website]

Gassull, D.; Luber, S.; Ulman, A.; Grunze, M.; Tornow, M.; Abstreiter, G. & Tanaka, M.*
pH Sensitivity of Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) Electrodes Functionalized with Methyl Mercaptobiphenyl Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 12414 – 12419 (2007). [website]


Tanaka, M.* & Sackmann, E.
Supported membranes as biofunctional interfaces and smart biosensor platforms.
Phys. Stat. Sol. (A) 203, 3452 – 3462 (2006). [website]

Tanaka, M.
Polymer-Supported Membranes: Physical Models of Cell Surfaces.
MRS Bulletin 31, 513 – 520 (2006). [website]

Rehfeldt, F.*; Steitz, R.; Armes, S.; von Klitzing, R.; Gast, A. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Reversible Activation of Diblock Copolymer Monolayers at the Interface by pH Modulation, 1: Lateral Chain Density and Conformation.
J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 9171 – 9176 (2006). [website]

Rehfeldt, F.*; Steitz, R.; Armes, S.; von Klitzing, R.; Gast, A. P. & Tanaka, M.*
Reversible Activation of Diblock Copolymer Monolayers at the Interface by pH Modulation, 2: Membrane Interactions at the Solid/Liquid Interface.
J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 9177 – 9182 (2006). [website]

Lössner, D.; Kessler, H.; Thumshirn, G.; Dahmen, C.; Wiltschi, B.; Tanaka, M.; Knoll, W.; Sinner, E.-K. & Reuning, U.
Binding of Small Mono- and Oligomeric Integrin Ligands to Membrane-Embedded Integrins Monitored by Surface Plasmon-Enhanced Fluorescence Spectroscopy.
Anal. Chem. 78, 4524 – 4533 (2006). [website]


Tutus, M.; Purrucker, O.; Adlkofer, A.; Eickhoff, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Electrochemical stabilization of crystalline silicon with aromatic self-assembled monolayers in aqueous electrolytes.
Phys. Stat. Sol. (B) 242, 2838 – 2845 (2005). [website]

Tanaka, M.* & Sackmann, E.
Polymer-Supported Membranes as Models of the Cell Surface.
Nature 437, 656 – 663 (2005). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Rehfeldt, F.; Schneider, M. F.; Mathe, G.; Albersdörfer, A.; Neumaier, K. R.; Purrucker, O. & Sackmann, E.
Wetting and Dewetting of Extracellular Matrix and Glycocalix Models.
J. Phys. Condens. Matter 17, S649 – S663 (2005). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Rehfeldt, F.; Schneider, M. F.; Gege, C.; Schmidt, R. R. & Funari, S. S.
Oligomer-to-Polymer Transition in Short Ethylene Glycol Chains Connected to Mobile Hydrophobic Anchors.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 6, 101 – 109 (2005). [website]

Schneider, M. F.*; Andelman, D. & Tanaka, M.*
Stripes of Partially Fluorinated Alkyl Chains: Dipolar Langmuir Monolayers.
J. Chem. Phys. 122, 094717 (2005). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Fortig, A.; Ludtke, K.; Jordan, R.* & Tanaka, M.*
Confinement of transmembrane cell receptors in tunable stripe micropatterns.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 1258 – 1264 (2005). [website]

Oliveira, R. G.; Tanaka, M. & Maggio, B.
Many Length Scales Surface Fractality in Monomolecular Films of Whole Myelin Lipids and Proteins.
J. Struct. Biol. 149, 158 – 169 (2005). [website]

Bauer, B.; Steinhoff, G.; Hernando, J.; Purrucker, O.; Tanaka, M.; Nickel, B. & Eickhoff, M.
Chemical functionalization of GaN and AlN surfaces.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 263901 (2005). [website]

Tanaka, M. Cell Surface Models on Polymer Supports – From Artificial Membranes to Native Cells. Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes, 2, C, 95-120 (2005).[website]


Wong, J. E.; Rehfeldt, F.; Hanni, P.; Tanaka, M. & Klitzing, R. V.
Swelling behavior of polyelectrolyte multilayers in saturated water vapor.
Macromolecules 37, 7285 – 7289 (2004). [website]

Vautrin, C.; Schneider, M. F.; Zemb, T. & Tanaka, M.
Balance of pH and ionic strength influences on chain melting transition in catanionic vesicles.
J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 7986 – 7991 (2004). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Wong, A. P.; Rehfeldt, F.; Tutus, M. & Kaufmann, S.
Selective Deposition of Native Cell Membranes on Biocompatible Micro-Patterns.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 3257 – 3260 (2004). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Schiefer, S.; Gege, C.; Schmidt, R. R. & Fuller, G. G.
Influence of Subphase Conditions on Interfacial Viscoelastic Properties of Synthetic Lipids with Gentiobiose Head Groups.
J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 3211 – 3214 (2004). [website]

Shaporenko, A.; Adlkofer, K.; Johansson, L. S. O.; Ulman, A.; Grunze, M.; Tanaka, M. & Zharnikov, M.
Spectroscopic characterization of 4 ‘-substituted aromatic self-assembled monolayers on GaAs(100) surface.
J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 17964 – 17972 (2004). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.* & Tanaka, M.*
Supported Membranes with Well-Defined Polymer Tethers–Incorporation of Cell Receptors.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 5, 327 – 335 (2004). [website]

Luber, S.; Adlkofer, A.; Rant, U.; Ulman, A.; Gölzhäuser, A.; Grunze, M.; Schuh, D.; Tanaka, M.; Tornow, M. & Abstreiter, G.
Liquid phase sensors based on chemically functionalized GaAs/AlGaAs heterostructures.
Physica E 21, 1111 – 1115 (2004). [website]

Gege, C.; Schneider, M. F.; Schumacher, G.; Rothe, U.; Bendas, G.*; Tanaka, M.* & Schmidt, R. R.
Functional Micro-Domains of Glycolipids with Partially Fluorinated Membrane Anchors: Impact on Cell Adhesion.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 5, 216 – 224 (2004). [website]

Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.*; Graf, K.; Schiavon, G.; Purrucker, O. & Tanaka, M.*
Solid-Supported Biomimetic Membranes with Tailored Lipopolymer Tethers.
Macromol. Symp. 210, 329 – 338 (2004). [website]


Tanaka, M.*; Schneider, M. F. & Brezesinski, G.*
In-plane Structures of Synthetic Oligolactose Lipid Monolayers _ Impact of Saccharide Chain Length.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 4, 1316 – 1322 (2003). [website]

Steinhoff, G.; Purrucker, O.; Tanaka, M.; Stutzmann, M. & Eickhoff, M.
AlxGa1-xN – A New Material System for Biosensors.
Adv. Funct. Mater. 13, 841 – 846 (2003). [website]

Shaporenko, A.; Adlkofer, K.; Johansson, L. S. O.; Tanaka, M.* & Zharnikov, M.*
Functionalization of GaAs surfaces with aromatic self-assembled monolayers: A synchrotron-based spectroscopic study.
Langmuir 19, 4992 – 4998 (2003). [website]

Schneider, M. F.; Zantl, R.; Gege, C.; Schmidt, R. R.; Rappolt, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Hydrophilic/Hydrophobic Balance Determines Morphology of Glycolipids with Oligolactose Headgroups.
Biophys. J. 84, 306 – 313 (2003). [website]

Rehfeldt, F. & Tanaka, M.*
Hydration Forces in Ultrathin Films of Cellulose.
Langmuir 19, 1467 – 1473 (2003). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Sackmann, E. & Tanaka, M.*
Comment on supported lipid membrane on semiconductor electrode.
Mater. Chem. Phys. 78, 22 – 24 (2003). [website]

Kaufmann, S. & Tanaka, M.*
Cell Adhesion onto Highly Curved Surfaces: One-Step Immobilization of Human Erythrocyte Membranes on Silica Beads.
Chem. Phys. Chem. 4, 699 – 704 (2003). [website]

Goennenwein, S.; Tanaka, M.; Hu, B.; Moroder, L. & Sackmann, E.
Functional Incorporation of Integrins into Solid Supported Membranes on Ultrathin Films of Cellulose: Impact on Adhesion.
Biophys. J. 85, 846 – 855 (2003). [website]

Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.; Purrucker, O. & Tanaka, M.
2-Alkyl-2-oxazoline Lipopolymers for the Construction of Polymer Tethered Lipid Bilayers.
Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 225, U563 (2003). [website]

Adlkofer, K.; Eck, W.; Grunze, M. & Tanaka, M.*
Surface Engineering of Gallium Arsenide with 4-Mercaptobiphenyl Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. B 107, 587 – 591 (2003). [website]

Adlkofer, A.; Shaporenko, A.; Zharnikov, M.; Grunze, M.; Ulman, A. & Tanaka, M.*
Chemical Engineering of Gallium Arsenide Surfaces with 4′-Methyl-4-Mercaptobiphenyl and 4′-Hydroxy-4-Mercaptobiphenyl Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. B 107, 11737 – 11741 (2003). [website]


Schneider, M. F.; Lim, K.; Fuller, G. G. & Tanaka, M.*
Rheology of oligolactose lipid monolayers at air/water interface.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 4, 1949 – 1952 (2002). [website]

Rehfeldt, F.; Pagnoni, L.; Jordan, R.* & Tanaka, M.*
Static and dynamic swelling behavior of grafted poly(2-alkyl-2-oxazoline)s.
Langmuir 18, 4908 – 4914 (2002). [website]

Hillebrandt, H.; Tanaka, M.* & Sackmann, E.
A novel membrane charge sensor: Sensitive detection of surface charge at polymer/lipid composite films on indium tin oxide electrodes.
J. Phys. Chem. B 106, 477 – 486 (2002). [website]

Adlkofer, K.; Sackmann, E. & Tanaka, M.*
Comment on “Structural characterization of GaAs/thiol/electrolyte interface” [Mater. Lett. 46 (2000) 320-326].
Mater. Lett. 54, 89 – 91 (2002). [website]

Adlkofer, K.; Duijs, E. F.; Findeis, F.; Bichler, M.; Zrenner, A.; Sackmann, E.; Abstreiter, G. & Tanaka, M.*
Enhancement of photoluminescence from near-surface quantum dots by suppression of surface state density.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 4, 785 – 790 (2002). [website]


Tanaka, M.*; Kaufmann, S.; Nissen, J. & Hochrein, M.
Orientation selective immobilization of human erythrocyte membranes on ultrathin cellulose films.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 3, 4091 – 4095 (2001). [website]

Schneider, M. F.; Mathe, G.; Tanaka, M.*; Gege, C. & Schmidt, R. R.
Thermodynamic properties and swelling behavior of glycolipid monolayers at interfaces.
J. Phys. Chem. B 105, 5178 – 5185 (2001). [website]

Purrucker, O.; Hillebrandt, H.; Adlkofer, K. & Tanaka, M.*
Deposition of highly resistive lipid bilayer on silicon-silicon dioxide electrode and incorporation of gramicidin studied by ac impedance spectroscopy.
Electrochim. Acta 47, 791 – 798 (2001). [website]

Hillebrandt, H. & Tanaka, M.*
Electrochemical characterization of self-assembled alkylsiloxane monolayers on indium-tin oxide (ITO) semiconductor electrodes.
J. Phys. Chem. B 105, 4270 – 4276 (2001). [website]

Duijs, E. F.; Findeis, F.; Deutschmann, R. A.; Bichler, M.; Zrenner, A.; Abstreiter, G.; Adlkofer, K. & Tanaka, M.
Influence of thiol coupling on photoluminescence of near surface InAs quantum dots.
Phys. Stat. Sol. (B) 224, 871 – 875 (2001). [website]

Adlkofer, K. & Tanaka, M.*
Stable surface coating of gallium arsenide with octadecylthiol monolayers.
Langmuir 17, 4267 – 4273 (2001). [website]


Sackmann, E. & Tanaka, M.
Supported membranes on soft polymer cushions: Fabrication, characterization and applications.
Trends Biotechnol. 18, 58 – 64 (2000). [website]

Hillebrandt, H.; Wiegand, G.; Tanaka, M. & Sackmann, E.
Polymer/lipid composite films on indium-tin oxide electrodes.
Biophys. J. 78, 254A (2000).

Adlkofer, K.; Tanaka, M.; Hillebrandt, H.; Wiegand, G.; Sackmann, E.; Bolom, T.; Deutschmann, R. & Abstreiter, G.
Electrochemical passivation of gallium arsenide surface with organic self-assembled monolayers in aqueous electrolytes.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 76, 3313 – 3315 (2000). [website]


Hillebrandt, H.; Wiegand, G.; Tanaka, M. & Sackmann, E.
High electric resistance polymer/lipid composite films on indium-tin-oxide electrodes.
Langmuir 15, 8451 – 8459 (1999). [website]


Tanaka, M.*; Jutila, A. & Kinnunen, P. K. J.
Static and kinetic investigations of the structural ordering of phospholipid membranes doped with azobenzene derivative.
J. Phys. Chem. B 102, 5358 – 5362 (1998). [website]


Tanaka, M. & Yonezawa, Y.
Photochemical switching of ion transport through ‘quasi-channels’ incorporated into black lipid membrane.
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 294, 63 – 66 (1997). [website]

Tanaka, M.* & Yonezawa, Y.
Photochemical regulation of ion transport through ”quasi-channels” embedded in black lipid membrane.
Mater. Sci. Eng. C 4, 297 – 301 (1997). [website]

Tanaka, M.; Kohno, Y.; Yonezawa, Y. & Shimidzu, T.
Conformational fluctuation and ion permeation of lipid bilayers doped with azobenzene derivative: Infrared spectroscopic study.
Ber. Bunges. Phys. Chem. 101, 265 – 271 (1997). [website]


Tanaka, M.; Yonezawa, Y. & Sato, T.
Photochemical control of DC current across planar bilayer lipid membranes doped with azobenzene derivative.
Thin Solid Films 285, 833 – 835 (1996). [website]

Tanaka, M.* & Yonezawa, Y.
Photochemical regulation of the electrical properties of the novel planar bilayer lipid membrane incorporating spiropyran derivatives.
J. Phys. Chem. 100, 5160 – 5162 (1996). [website]

Tanaka, M.*; Sato, T. & Yonezawa, Y.
Specific photoresponse of DMPC liposomes doped with azobenzene derivative around the phase transition temperature.
Thin Solid Films 285, 829 – 832 (1996). [website]


Tanaka, M.; Sato, T. & Yonezawa, Y.
Permeability Enhancement in Phospholipid-Bilayer Containing Azobenzene Derivative around the Phase-Transition Temperature.
Langmuir 11, 2834 – 2836 (1995). [website]