Köster Sarah

Köster Sarah Country: Germany
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E-mail: sarah.koester@phys.uni-goettingen.de

Participation in Working Groups

  • WG1 - Biophysics of cell and tissue structure

Research Interests

Cell mechanics, cytoskeleton, intermediate filaments, microfluidics, x-ray microscopy

Technologies offered to other EuroCellNet participants

optical tweezers, microscopy, x-ray scattering and microscopy, microfluidics

Technologies sought from other EuroCellNet participants

biology, biochemistry


Johanna Block, Hannes Witt, Andrea Candelli, Jordi Cabanas Danes, Erwin J. G. Peterman, Gijs J. L. Wuite, Andreas Janshoff, Sarah Köster
Viscoelastic properties of vimentin originate from non-equilibrium conformational changes
Science Advances (2018), 4, eaat1161 (DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aat1161)

J. Block, H. Witt, A. Candelli, E. Petermann, G. Wuite, A. Janshoff and S. Köster
Non-linear loading rate dependent force response of individual vimentin intermediate filaments to applied strain
Physical Review Letters (2017) 118, 048101

C. G. Lopez , O. Saldanha , K. Huber and S. Köster
Lateral association and elongation of vimentin intermediate filament proteins: a time resolved light scattering study
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA (2016), 113, 11152-11157

B. Nöding and S. Köster
Intermediate Filaments in Small Configuration Spaces
Physical Review Letters (2012) 108, 088101

V. Piazza, B. Weinhausen, A. Diaz, C. Dammann, C. Maurer, M. Reynolds, M. Burghammer, S. Köster
Revealing the Structure of Stereociliary Actin by X-Ray Nano-Imaging
ACS Nano (2014), 8 (12), 12228–12237


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