§ Equal contributions, * Corresponding authors


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 Communications 2018, 9:2049. [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 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.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Biomembranes 2018, 1860:617.

Monzel, C.; Becker, A. S.; Saffrich, R.; Wuchter, P.; Eckstein, V.; Ho, A. D.* & Tanaka, M.*
Dynamic cellular phynotyping defines specific mobilization mechanisms of human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells induced by SDF1α versus synthetic agents.
Scientific Reports 2018, 8:1841.     

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 2018, doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03997.

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. 2018, 19:29.


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.
Advanced Functional Materials 2017, 1704034.     

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.
Scientific Reports 2017, 7:14081. 

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 2017, 12:e0184881.

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. 2017, 56:12603-12607.

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.
Scientific Reports 2017, 7:7660.

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. 2017, 18:2791-2798. (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. 2017, 19, 19937-19947.

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.
Scientific Reports 2017, 7:43134.

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.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Biomembranes 2017, 1859, 959-965.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2017, 121, 1396-1404.

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.
2017 Ieee 30th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems 2017, 1337-1338.

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

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.
Chemistry Letters 2017, 46, 599-601

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 2017, 33, 1646-1654 


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.
2016 Ieee International Conference on Robotics and Automation 2016, 1713-1718

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 and Disease 2016, 7 e2461

Tsai, C.-H. D.; Horade, M.; Ito, H.; Kaneko, M.; Tanaka, M.
High-Resolution Cell Manipulation for Longstanding Load on Red Blood Cells.
2016 Ieee International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation 2016, 914-919

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 Communications. 2016, 7 12870

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.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 2016, 57: 5305.

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.
Applied Physics Letters 2016, 108 (10), 103702.

Frank, V.; Kaufmann, S.; Wright, R.; Horn, P.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Wuchter, P.; Madsen, J.; Lewis, A. L.; Armes, S. P.; Ho, A. D.
Frequent mechanical stress suppresses proliferation of mesenchymal stem cells from human bone marrow without loss of multipotency.
Scientific reports 2016, 6.


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.
The Journal of Chemical Physics 2015, 142 (15), 154907.

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 2015, 31 (15), 4473-4480.

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 2015, 125 (2), 383-391.

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 2015, 31 (31), 8689-8696.

Makky, A.; Tanaka, M.
Impact of Lipid Oxidization on Biophysical Properties of Model Cell Membranes.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2015, 119 (18), 5857-5863.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2015, 119 (44), 14157-14167.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2015, 119 (30), 9787-9794.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2015, 119 (25), 7837-7845.

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.
Biomaterials science 2015, 3 (12), 1539-1544.

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 2015, 11 (30), 6037-6044.

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. 2015, 5.


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.
Chemical Communications 2014, 50 (78), 11576-11579.

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.
Advanced Functional Materials 2014, 24 (31), 4927-4934.

Frenkel, N.; Makky, A.; Sudji, I. R.; Wink, M.; Tanaka, M.
Mechanistic Investigation of Interactions between Steroidal Saponin Digitonin and Cell Membrane Models.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2014118, 14632-14639.


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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2013, 117 (15), 4081-4088.

Tanaka, M.
Physics of interactions at biological and biomaterial interfaces.
Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 2013, 18 (5), 432-439.

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 2013, 29 (12), 4084-4091.

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 2013, 6 (2), 669-681.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2013, 5 (1), 253-257.

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 2013, 8 (2), e54749.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2013, 117 (17), 5002-5008.

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.
Physical Review E 2013, 88 (1), 012705.


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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2012, 116 (28), 8024-8030.

Tutus, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Weiss, I. M.; Tanaka, M.
Functional Coating of Porous Silica Microparticles with Native Biomembranes towards Portable Flow-Through Biochemical Microreactors.
Advanced Functional Materials 2012, 22 (23), 4873-4878.

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.
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 2012, 419 (2), 165-169.

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 2012, 7 (8), e42991.

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.
The Journal of Chemical Physics 2012, 137 (20), 204907-8.


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.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 2011, 133 (5), 1367-1374.

Tanaka, M.; Schneck, E.; Yoshikawa, H. Y.; Rossetti, F. F.
Physical Chemistry of Biological Interfaces: Generic and Specific Roles of Soft Interlayers.
Chemistry – An Asian Journal 2011, 6 (7), 1728-1738.

Seitz, P. C.; Reif, M.; Yoshikawa, K.; Jordan, R.; Tanaka, M.
Dissipative Structure Formation in Lipid/Lipopolymer Monolayers.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2011, 115 (10), 2256-2263.

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.
Journal of Chemical Physics 2011, 135 (5), 11.

Schneck, E.; Deme, B.; Gege, C.; Tanaka, M.
Membrane Adhesion via Homophilic Saccharide-Saccharide Interactions Investigated by Neutron Scattering.
Biophysical Journal 2011, 100 (9), 2151-2159.


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.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2010, 107 (20), 9147-9151.

Tanaka, M.
Supported Membranes – Structure and Interactions.
Comprehensive Biophysics 2011, Vol 5: Membranes, 261-272.

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.
Physical Review E 2010, 81 (4), 041901.

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.
Biophysical Journal 2010, 99 (5), 1500-1509.

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.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 2010, 22 (28), 285102.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2010, 114 (51), 22677-22683.


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.
Journal of Structural Biology 2009, 167 (1), 68-75.

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.
Journal of Structural Biology 2009, 168 (1), 137-142.

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.
ChemPhysChem 2009, 10 (16), 2876-2883.

Schubert, T.; Steinhoff, G.; von Ribbeck, H. G.; Stutzmannn, M.; Eickhoff, M.; Tanaka, M.
Gallium nitride electrodes for membrane-based electrochemical biosensors.
The European Physical Journal E 2009, 30 (2), 233-238.

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.
Journal of The Royal Society Interface 2009, 6 (Suppl 5), S671-S678.

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.
Physical Review E 2009, 80 (4), 041929.

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 2009, 3, 117-127.

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.
Comptes Rendus of The French Academy of Sciences 2009, 12, 209-217.


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.
Macromolecular Bioscience 2008, 8 (11), 1034-1043.

Tanaka, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Rossetti, F. F.
Native Supported Membranes: Creation of Two-Dimensional Cell Membranes on Polymer Supports.
BioInterphases 2008, 3 (2), FA12 – FA16.

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.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2008, 112 (32), 10041-10044.

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.
J. Membr. Sci. 2008, 321, 61-68.

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.
Physical Review E 2008, 78 (6), 061924.

Oelke, J.; Pasc, A.; Wixforth, A.; Konovalov, O.; Tanaka, M.
Highly uniform, strongly correlated fluorinated lipid nanodomains embedded in biological membrane models.
Applied Physics Letters 2008, 93 (21), 213901-213901-3.

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 2008, 112 (18), 5736-5741.


Tanaka, M.; Hermann, J.; Haase, I.; Fischer, M.; Boxer, S. G.
Frictional Drag and Electrical Manipulation of Recombinant Proteins in Polymer-Supported Membranes.
Langmuir 2007, 23, 5638-5644.

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 2007, 303, 55.

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 2007, 3, 333-336.

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. 2007, 98, 078102.

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. 2007, 129, 10807.

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 2007, 111 (12414).


Tanaka, M.; Sackmann, E.
Supported membranes as biofunctional interfaces and smart biosensor platforms.
phys. stat. sol. (a) 2006, 203 (14), 3452-3462.

Tanaka, M.
Polymer-Supported Membranes: Physical Models of Cell Surfaces.
MRS Bulletin 2006, 31, 513-520.

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 2006, 110, 9177-9182.

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 2006, 110, 9171-9176.

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. 2006, 78 (13), 4524-4533.


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) 2005, 242 (14), 2838-2845.

Tanaka, M.; Sackmann, E.
Polymer-Supported Membranes as Models of the Cell Surface.
Nature 2005, 437, 656-663.

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. Cond. Matt. 2005, 17, S649-S663.

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.
ChemPhysChem 2005, 6, 101-109.

Schneider, M. F.; Andelman, D.; Tanaka, M.
Stripes of Partially Fluorinated Alkyl Chains: Dipolar Langmuir Monolayers.
J. Chem. Phys. 2005, 122, 094717.

Purrucker, O.; Fortig, A.; Ludtke, K.; Jordan, R.; Tanaka, M.
Confinement of transmembrane cell receptors in tunable stripe micropatterns.
Journal of the American Chemical Society 2005, 127 (4), 1258-1264.

Oliveira, R. G.; Tanaka, M.; Maggio, B.
Many Length Scales Surface Fractality in Monomolecular Films of Whole Myelin Lipids and Proteins.
J. Struct. Biol. 2005, 149, 158-169.

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


Wong, J. E.; Rehfeldt, F.; Hanni, P.; Tanaka, M.; Klitzing, R. V.
Swelling behavior of polyelectrolyte multilayers in saturated water vapor.
Macromolecules 2004, 37 (19), 7285-7289.

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 2004, 108, 7986-7991.

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. 2004, 126, 3257-3260.

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 2004, 108, 3211-3214.

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.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2004, 108 (46), 17964-17972.

Purrucker, O.; Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.; Tanaka, M.
Supported Membranes with Well-Defined Polymer Tethers–Incorporation of Cell Receptors.
ChemPhysChem 2004, 5, 327-335.

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 2004, 21, 1111-1115.

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.
ChemPhysChem 2004, 5, 216-224.

Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.; Graf, K.; Schiavon, G.; Purrucker, O.; Tanaka, M.
Solid-Supported Biomimetic Membranes with Tailored Lipopolymer Tethers.
Macromolecular Symposia 2004, 210 (1), 329-338.


Tanaka, M.; Schneider, M. F.; Brezesinski, G.
In-plane Structures of Synthetic Oligolactose Lipid Monolayers _ Impact of Saccharide Chain Length.
ChemPhysChem 2003, 4, 1316-1322.

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

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 2003, 19 (12), 4992-4998.

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. 2003, 84, 306-313.

Rehfeldt, F.; Tanaka, M.
Hydration Forces in Ultrathin Films of Cellulose.
Langmuir 2003, 19, 1467-1473.

Purrucker, O.; Sackmann, E.; Tanaka, M.
Comment on supported lipid membrane on semiconductor electrode.
Mater. Chem. Phys. 2003, 78 (1), 22-24.

Kaufmann, S.; Tanaka, M.
Cell Adhesion onto Highly Curved Surfaces: One-Step Immobilization of Human Erythrocyte Membranes on Silica Beads.
ChemPhysChem 2003, 4, 699-704.

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. 2003, 85, 846-855.

Förtig, A.; Jordan, R.; Purrucker, O.; Tanaka, M.
2-Alkyl-2-oxazoline Lipopolymers for the Construction of Polymer Tethered Lipid Bilayers.
Polymer Preprints 2003, 44, 850.

Adlkofer, K.; Eck, W.; Grunze, M.; Tanaka, M.
Surface Engineering of Gallium Arsenide with 4-Mercaptobiphenyl Monolayers.
J. Phys. Chem. B 2003, 107, 587-591.

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 2003, 107, 11737-11741.


Schneider, M. F.; Lim, K.; Fuller, G. G.; Tanaka, M.
Rheology of oligolactose lipid monolayers at air/water interface.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2002, 4, 1949-1952.

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

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.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2002, 106 (2), 477-486.

Adlkofer, K.; Sackmann, E.; Tanaka, M.
Comment on “structural characterization of GaAs/thiol/electrolyte interface” Mater. Lett. 46 (2000) 320-326.
Materials Letters 2002, 54 (1), 89-91.

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. 2002, 4, 785-790.


Tanaka, M.; Kaufmann, S.; Nissen, J.; Hochrein, M.
Orientation selective immobilization of human erythrocyte membranes on ultrathin cellulose films.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2001, 3, 4091-4095.

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 2001, 105, 5178-5185.

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.
Electrochimica Acta 2001, 47 (5), 791-798.

Hillebrandt, H.; Tanaka, M.
Electrochemical characterization of self-assembled alkylsiloxane monolayers on indium-tin oxide (ITO) semiconductor electrodes.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2001, 105 (19), 4270-4276.

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) 2001, 224 (3), 871-875.

Adlkofer, K.; Tanaka, M.
Stable surface coating of gallium arsenide with octadecylthiol monolayers.
Langmuir 2001, 17, 4267-4273.


Sackmann, E.; Tanaka, M.
Supported membranes on soft polymer cushions: Fabrication, characterization and applications.
Trends Biotechnol. 2000, 18 (2), 58-64.

Hillebrandt, H.; Wiegand, G.; Tanaka, M.; Sackmann, E.
Polymer/lipid composite films on indium-tin oxide electrodes.
Biophysical Journal 2000, 78 (1), 254A-254A.

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.
Applied Physics Letters 2000, 76 (22), 3313-3315.


Hillebrandt, H.; Wiegand, G.; Tanaka, M.; Sackmann, E.
High electric resistance polymer/lipid composite films on indium-tin-oxide electrodes.
Langmuir 1999, 15 (24), 8451-8459.


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 1998, 102 (27), 5358-5362.


Tanaka, M.; Yonezawa, Y.
Photochemical switching of ion transport through ‘quasi-channels’ incorporated into black lipid membrane.
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 1997, 294, 63-66.

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

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. 1997, 101 (2), 265-271.


Tanaka, M.; Yonezawa, Y.; Sato, T.
Photochemical control of DC current across planar bilayer lipid membranes doped with azobenzene derivative.
Thin Solid Films 1996, 285, 833-835.

Tanaka, M.; Yonezawa, Y.
Photochemical regulation of the electrical properties of the novel planar bilayer lipid membrane incorporating spiropyran derivatives.
J. Phys. Chem. 1996, 100 (13), 5160-5162.

Tanaka, M.; Sato, T.; Yonezawa, Y.
Specific photoresponse of DMPC liposomes doped with azobenzene derivative around the phase transition temperature.
Thin Solid Films 1996, 285, 829-832.


Tanaka, M.; Sato, T.; Yonezawa, Y.
Permeability Enhancement in Phospholipid-Bilayer Containing Azobenzene Derivative around the Phase-Transition Temperature.
Langmuir 1995, 11 (7), 2834-2836.