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Robert H. Austin, PhD

Publications since 2011

Wu, A. Zhang, Q. Lambert, G. Khin, Z. Gatenby, R. A. Kim, H. J. Pourmand, N. Bussey, K. Davies, P. C. Sturm, J. C. Austin, R. H. Ancient hot and cold genes and chemotherapy resistance emergence. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, In process, . (PMID: 26240372)

Chen, Y. Abrams, E. S. Boles, T. C. Pedersen, J. N. Flyvbjerg, H. Austin, R. H. Sturm, J. C. Concentrating genomic length DNA in a microfabricated array. Phys Rev Lett, 114:198303, . (PMID: 26024203)

D'Silva, J. Austin, R. H. Sturm, J. C. Inhibition of clot formation in deterministic lateral displacement arrays for processing large volumes of blood for rare cell capture. Lab Chip, In process, . (PMID: 25855487)

Wu, A. Liao, D. Austin, R. Evolutionary game theory in cancer: first steps in prediction of metastatic cancer progression? Future Oncol, 11:881-883, . (PMID: 25760966)

Bos, J. Zhang, Q. Vyawahare, S. Rogers, E. Rosenberg, S. M. Austin, R. H. Emergence of antibiotic resistance from multinucleated bacterial filaments. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, In process, . (PMID: 25492931)

Sturm, J. C. Cox, E. C. Comella, B. Austin, R. H. Ratchets in hydrodynamic flow: more than waterwheels. Interface Focus, 4:20140054, . (PMID: 25485086, PMCID: PMC4213451)

Austin, R. H. Rejoice in the hubris: useful things biologists could do for physicists. Phys Biol, 11:053015, . (PMID: 25292219)

Kessler, D. A. Austin, R. H. Levine, H. Resistance to Chemotherapy: Patient Variability and Cellular Heterogeneity. Cancer Res, 74:4663-4670, . (PMID: 25183790)

Zhang, Q. Bos, J. Tarnopolskiy, G. Sturm, J. C. Kim, H. Pourmand, N. Austin, R. H. You cannot tell a book by looking at the cover: Cryptic complexity in bacterial evolution. Biomicrofluidics, 8:052004, . (PMID: 25332728, PMCID: PMC4189396)

Lambert, G. Vyawahare, S. Austin, R. H. Bacteria and game theory: the rise and fall of cooperation in spatially heterogeneous environments. Interface Focus, 4:20140029, . (PMID: 25097750, PMCID: PMC4071512)

Wu, A. Liao, D. Tlsty, T. D. Sturm, J. C. Austin, R. H. Game theory in the death galaxy: interaction of cancer and stromal cells in tumour microenvironment. Interface Focus, 4:20140028, . (PMID: 25097749, PMCID: PMC4071511)

Vyawahare, S. Zhang, Q. Lau, A. Austin, R. H. In vitro microbial culture models and their application in drug development. Adv Drug Deliv Rev, 69-70:217-224, . (PMID: 24566269)

Wu, A. Loutherback, K. Lambert, G. Estevez-Salmeron, L. Tlsty, T. D. Austin, R. H. Sturm, J. C. Cell motility and drug gradients in the emergence of resistance to chemotherapy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 110:16103-16108, . (PMID: 24046372, PMCID: PMC3791735)

Austin, R. Towards a modern view of the dynamic genome: comment on "How life changes itself: The Read-Write (RW) genome" by James Shapiro. Phys Life Rev, 10:324-325, . (PMID: 23871430)


Liu, L. Duclos, G. Sun, B. Lee, J. Wu, A. Kam, Y. Sontag, E. D. Stone, H. A. Sturm, J. C. Gatenby, R. A. Austin, R. H. Minimization of thermodynamic costs in cancer cell invasion. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 110:1686-1691, . (PMID: 23319630, PMCID: PMC3562811)

Agus, D. B. Alexander, J. F. Arap, W. Ashili, S. Aslan, J. E. Austin, R. H. Backman, V. Bethel, K. J. Bonneau, R. Chen, W. C. Chen-Tanyolac, C. Choi, N. C. Curley, S. A. Dallas, M. Damania, D. Davies, P. C. Decuzzi, P. Dickinson, L. Estevez-Salmeron, L. Estrella, V. Ferrari, M. Fischbach, C. Foo, J. Fraley, S. I. Frantz, C. Fuhrmann, A. Gascard, P. Gatenby, R. A. Geng, Y. Gerecht, S. Gillies, R. J. Godin, B. Grady, W. M. Greenfield, A. Hemphill, C. Hempstead, B. L. Hielscher, A. Hillis, W. D. Holland, E. C. Ibrahim-Hashim, A. Jacks, T. Johnson, R. H. Joo, A. Katz, J. E. Kelbauskas, L. Kesselman, C. King, M. R. Konstantopoulos, K. Kraning-Rush, C. M. Kuhn, P. Kung, K. Kwee, B. Lakins, J. N. Lambert, G. Liao, D. Licht, J. D. Liphardt, J. T. Liu, L. Lloyd, M. C. Lyubimova, A. Mallick, P. Marko, J. McCarty, O. J. Meldrum, D. R. Michor, F. Mumenthaler, S. M. Nandakumar, V. O'Halloran, T. V. Oh, S. Pasqualini, R. Paszek, M. J. Philips, K. G. Poultney, C. S. Rana, K. Reinhart-King, C. A. Ros, R. Semenza, G. L. Senechal, P. Shuler, M. L. Srinivasan, S. Staunton, J. R. Stypula, Y. Subramanian, H. Tlsty, T. D. Tormoen, G. W. Tseng, Y. van Oudenaarden, A. Verbridge, S. S. Wan, J. C. Weaver, V. M. Widom, J. Will, C. Wirtz, D. Wojtkowiak, J. Wu, P. H. A physical sciences network characterization of non-tumorigenic and metastatic cells. Sci Rep, 3:1449, . (PMID: 23618955, PMCID: PMC3636513)

Loutherback, K. D'Silva, J. Liu, L. Wu, A. Austin, R. H. Sturm, J. C. Deterministic separation of cancer cells from blood at 10 mL/min. AIP Adv, 2:42107, . (PMID: 23112922, PMCID: PMC3477176)

Zhang, Q. Austin, R. H. Applications of Microfluidics in Stem Cell Biology. Bionanoscience, 2:277-286, . (PMID: 23336098, PMCID: PMC3546818)

Reisner, W. Pedersen, J. N. Austin, R. H. DNA confinement in nanochannels: physics and biological applications. Rep Prog Phys, 75:106601, . (PMID: 22975868)

Zhang, Q. Robin, K. Liao, D. Lambert, G. Austin, R. H. The Goldilocks principle and antibiotic resistance in bacteria. Mol Pharm, 8:2063-2068, . (PMID: 22085251, PMCID: PMC3235521)

Zhang, Q. Lambert, G. Liao, D. Kim, H. Robin, K. Tung, C. K. Pourmand, N. Austin, R. H. Acceleration of emergence of bacterial antibiotic resistance in connected microenvironments. Science, 333:1764-1767, . (PMID: 21940899)

Zhou, C. Reisner, W. W. Staunton, R. J. Ashan, A. Austin, R. H. Riehn, R. Collapse of DNA in ac electric fields. Phys Rev Lett, 106:248103, . (PMID: 21770604)

Austin, R. H. Modularity: Comment on "The emergence of modularity in biological systems" by Michael W. Deem. Phys Life Rev, 8:165-6; discussion 167, . (PMID: 21659009)

Lambert, G. Estevez-Salmeron, L. Oh, S. Liao, D. Emerson, B. M. Tlsty, T. D. Austin, R. H. An analogy between the evolution of drug resistance in bacterial communities and malignant tissues. Nat Rev Cancer, 11:375-382, . (PMID: 21508974, PMCID: PMC3488437)

Liu, L. Sun, B. Pedersen, J. N. Aw Yong, K. M. Getzenberg, R. H. Stone, H. A. Austin, R. H. From the Cover: Probing the invasiveness of prostate cancer cells in a 3D microfabricated landscape. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 108:6853-6856, . (PMID: 21474778, PMCID: PMC3084062)

Lambert, G. Liao, D. Vyawahare, S. Austin, R. H. Anomalous Spatial Redistribution of Competing Bacteria under Starvation Conditions. J Bacteriol, 193:1878-1883, . (PMID: 21317322, PMCID: PMC3133049)