John Robert Couchman

John Robert Couchman

Professor emeritus


  1. Published

    Constants in an era of change

    Couchman, John Robert, Jan 2015, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 63, 1, p. 7 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearch

  2. Published

    Control of extracellular matrix assembly by syndecan-2 proteoglycan.

    Klass, C. M., Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 2000, In : Journal of Cell Science. 113 ( Pt 3), p. 493-506 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Control of morphology, cytoskeleton and migration by syndecan-4.

    Longley, R. L., Woods, A., Fleetwood, A., Cowling, G. J., Gallagher, J. T. & Couchman, John Robert, 1999, In : Journal of Cell Science. 112 ( Pt 20), p. 3421-31 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Controlled induction of focal adhesion disassembly and migration in primary fibroblasts.

    Dunlevy, J. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Journal of Cell Science. 105 ( Pt 2), p. 489-500 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Coupling of cytoskeleton functions for fibroblast locomotion.

    Couchman, John Robert, Lenn, M. & Rees, D. A., 1985, In : European Journal of Cell Biology. 36, 2, p. 182-94 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Detection and partial characterization of a midlamina lucida-hemidesmosome-associated antigen (19-DEJ-1) present within human skin.

    Fine, J. D., Horiguchi, Y., Jester, J. & Couchman, John Robert, 1989, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 92, 6, p. 825-30 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Detection of proteoglycan core proteins with glycosaminoglycan lyases and antibodies.

    Couchman, John Robert & Tapanadechopone, P., 2001, In : Methods in Molecular Biology. 171, p. 329-33 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Diacylglycerol kinase ζ regulates RhoA activation via a kinase-independent scaffolding mechanism

    Ard, R., Mulatz, K., Abramovici, H., Maillet, J., Fottinger, A., Foley, T., Byham, M., Iqbal, T. A., Yoneda, A., Couchman, John Robert, Parks, R. J. & Gee, S. H., Oct 2012, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 23, 20, p. 4008-19 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Differences in human skin between the epidermal growth factor receptor distribution detected by EGF binding and monoclonal antibody recognition.

    Green, M. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1985, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 85, 3, p. 239-45 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Direct binding of syndecan-4 cytoplasmic domain to the catalytic domain of protein kinase C alpha (PKC alpha) increases focal adhesion localization of PKC alpha.

    Lim, S., Longley, R. L., Couchman, John Robert & Woods, A., 2003, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 278, 16, p. 13795-802 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Distribution and number of epidermal growth factor receptors in skin is related to epithelial cell growth.

    Green, M. R., Basketter, D. A., Couchman, John Robert & Rees, D. A., 1983, In : Developmental Biology. 100, 2, p. 506-12 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Distribution of epidermal growth factor receptors in rat tissues during embryonic skin development, hair formation, and the adult hair growth cycle.

    Green, M. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1984, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 83, 2, p. 118-23 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Distribution of individual components of basement membrane in human colon polyps and adenocarcinomas as revealed by monoclonal antibodies.

    Ljubimov, A. V., Bartek, J., Couchman, John Robert, Kapuller, L. L., Veselov, V. V., Kovarik, J., Perevoshchikov, A. G. & Krutovskikh, V. A., 1992, In : International Journal of Cancer. 50, 4, p. 562-6 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Distribution of two basement membrane proteoglycans through hair follicle development and the hair growth cycle in the rat.

    Couchman, John Robert, King, J. L. & McCarthy, K. J., 1990, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 94, 1, p. 65-70 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Distribution, ultrastructural localization, and ontogeny of the core protein of a heparan sulfate proteoglycan in human skin and other basement membranes.

    Horiguchi, Y., Couchman, John Robert, Ljubimov, A. V., Yamasaki, H. & Fine, J. D., 1989, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 37, 7, p. 961-70 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Dynamics of extracellular matrix in ovarian follicles and corpora lutea of mice

    Irving-Rodgers, H. F., Hummitzsch, K., Murdiyarso, L. S., Bonner, W. M., Sado, Y., Ninomiya, Y., Couchman, John Robert, Sorokin, L. M. & Rodgers, R. J., 2009, In : Cell and Tissue Research. 339, 3, p. 613-24 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Enhanced assembly of basement membrane matrix by endodermal cells in response to fibronectin substrata.

    Austria, M. R. & Couchman, John Robert, 1991, In : Journal of Cell Science. 99 ( Pt 2), p. 443-51 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Entactin: ultrastructural localization of an ubiquitous basement membrane glycoprotein in mouse skin.

    Horiguchi, Y., Fine, J. D., Ljubimov, A. V., Yamasaki, H. & Couchman, John Robert, 1989, In : Archives of Dermatological Research. 281, 6, p. 427-32 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    EphB/syndecan-2 signaling in dendritic spine morphogenesis.

    Ethell, I. M., Irie, F., Kalo, M. S., Couchman, John Robert, Pasquale, E. B. & Yamaguchi, Y., 2001, In : Neuron. 31, 6, p. 1001-13 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Epidermal transformation leads to increased perlecan synthesis with heparin-binding-growth-factor affinity.

    Tapanadechopone, P., Tumova, S., Jiang, X. & Couchman, John Robert, 2001, In : Biochemical Journal. 355, Pt 2, p. 517-27 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Essential contribution of tumor-derived perlecan to epidermal tumor growth and angiogenesis.

    Jiang, X., Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H, Chan, E., Schaefer, L., Schaefer, R. M. & Couchman, John Robert, 2004, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 52, 12, p. 1575-90 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Expression of basement membrane components through morphological changes in the hair growth cycle.

    Couchman, John Robert & Gibson, W. T., 1985, In : Developmental Biology. 108, 2, p. 290-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Extracellular matrix alterations in human corneas with bullous keratopathy.

    Ljubimov, A. V., Burgeson, R. E., Butkowski, R. J., Couchman, John Robert, Wu, R. R., Ninomiya, Y., Sado, Y., Maguen, E., Nesburn, A. B. & Kenney, M. C., 1996, In : Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 37, 6, p. 997-1007 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Extracellular matrix component signaling in cancer

    Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H, Leitinger, B., Gullberg, D. & Couchman, John Robert, 1 Feb 2016, In : Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 97, p. 28–40

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Fell-Muir Lecture: Syndecans: from peripheral coreceptors to mainstream regulators of cell behaviour

    Couchman, John Robert, Gopal, S., Lim, H. C., Nørgaard, Steffen & Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H, Feb 2015, In : International Journal of Experimental Pathology. 96, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Fibroblast invasive migration into fibronectin/fibrin gels requires a previously uncharacterized dermatan sulfate-CD44 proteoglycan.

    Clark, R. A. F., Lin, F., Greiling, D., An, J. & Couchman, John Robert, 2004, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 122, 2, p. 266-77 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Fibronectin distribution during the development of fetal rat skin.

    Gibson, W. T., Couchman, John Robert & Weaver, A. C., 1983, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 81, 6, p. 480-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Fibronectin distribution in epithelial and associated tissues of the rat.

    Couchman, John Robert, Gibson, W. T., Thom, D., Weaver, A. C., Rees, D. A. & Parish, W. E., 1979, In : Archives of Dermatological Research. 266, 3, p. 295-310 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Fibronectin has a dual role in locomotion and anchorage of primary chick fibroblasts and can promote entry into the division cycle.

    Couchman, John Robert, Rees, D. A., Green, M. R. & Smith, C. G., 1982, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 93, 2, p. 402-10 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Fibronectin in cultured rat keratinocytes: distribution, synthesis, and relationship to cytoskeletal proteins.

    Gibson, W. T., Couchman, John Robert, Badley, R. A., Saunders, H. J. & Smith, C. G., 1983, In : European Journal of Cell Biology. 30, 2, p. 205-13 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Fibronectin matrix assembly requires distinct contributions from Rho kinases I and -II.

    Yoneda, A., Ushakov, D., Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H & Couchman, John Robert, 2006, In : Molecular Biology of the Cell. 18, 1, p. 66-75 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Fibronectin-cell interactions.

    Couchman, John Robert, Austria, M. R. & Woods, A., 1990, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 94, 6 Suppl, p. 7S-14S

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Focal adhesions and cell-matrix interactions.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1988, In : Collagen and Related Research. 8, 2, p. 155-82 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Functions of proteoglycans at the cell surface.

    Höök, M., Woods, A., Johansson, S., Kjellén, L. & Couchman, John Robert, 1986, In : Novartis Foundation Symposium. 124, p. 143-57 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Glomerular matrix: synthesis, turnover and role in mesangial expansion.

    Couchman, John Robert, Beavan, L. A. & McCarthy, K. J., 1994, In : Kidney International. 45, 2, p. 328-35 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Hair follicle proteoglycans.

    Couchman, John Robert, 1993, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 101, 1 Suppl, p. 60S-64S

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Heparan sulfate biosynthesis: methods for investigation of the heparanosome

    Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H & Couchman, John Robert, Dec 2012, In : Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. 60, 12, p. 908-15 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Heparan sulfate chain valency controls syndecan-4 function in cell adhesion

    Gopal, S., Bober, A., Whiteford, J. R., Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H, Yoneda, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 12 Feb 2010, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285, 19, p. 14247-58 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Heparan sulfate chains from glypican and syndecans bind the Hep II domain of fibronectin similarly despite minor structural differences.

    Tumova, S., Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 13, p. 9410-7 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Heparan sulfate proteoglycans and signalling in cell adhesion.

    Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 1992, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 313, p. 87-96 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Heparan sulfate proteoglycans of rat embryo fibroblasts. A hydrophobic form may link cytoskeleton and matrix components.

    Woods, A., Couchman, John Robert & Höök, M., 1985, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 260, 19, p. 10872-9 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Heparan sulfate proteoglycans on the cell surface: versatile coordinators of cellular functions.

    Tumova, S., Woods, A. & Couchman, John Robert, 2000, In : International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology. 32, 3, p. 269-88 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Heparan sulfate regulates ADAM12 through a molecular switch mechanism.

    Sørensen, H. P., Vives, R. R., Manetopoulos, C., Albrechtsen, Reidar, Lydolph, M. C., Jacobsen, J., Couchman, John Robert & Wewer, Ulla M., 2008, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Heparan sulfate regulates fibrillin-1 N- and C-terminal interactions.

    Cain, S. A., Baldwin, A. K., Mahalingam, Y., Raynal, B., Jowitt, T. A., Shuttleworth, C. A., Couchman, John Robert & Kielty, C. M., 2008, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283, 40, p. 27017-27 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Heterogeneous distribution of a basement membrane heparan sulfate proteoglycan in rat tissues.

    Couchman, John Robert, 1987, In : Journal of Cell Biology. 105, 4, p. 1901-16 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Hierarchy of ADAM12 binding to integrins in tumor cells.

    Thodeti, C. K., Fröhlich, C., Nielsen, C. K., Holck, P., Sundberg, C., Kveiborg, Marie, Mahalingam, Y., Albrechtsen, Reidar, Couchman, John Robert & Wewer, Ulla M., 2005, In : Experimental Cell Research. 309, 2, p. 438-50 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Human skin basement membrane-associated heparan sulphate proteoglycan: distinctive differences in ultrastructural localization as a function of developmental age.

    Horiguchi, Y., Fine, J. D. & Couchman, John Robert, 1991, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 124, 5, p. 410-4 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    IGF-IR cooperates with ERα to inhibit breast cancer cell aggressiveness by regulating the expression and localisation of ECM molecules

    Afratis, N. A., Bouris, P., Skandalis, S. S., Multhaupt, Hinke Arnolda B V H, Couchman, John Robert, Theocharis, A. D. & Karamanos, N. K., 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 12 p., 40138.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. II. Long-term treatment with lipoteichoic acid from Streptococcus faecalis affects differentiation and expression and cellular distribution of β1 integrins in human urothelial cells

    Elgavish, A., Pattanaik, A., Couchman, John Robert, Woods, A., Lloyd, K., Lindsey, R. & Reed, R., 1 Oct 1996, In : Journal of Cellular Physiology. 169, 1, p. 52-65 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Immunohistochemical localization of basement membrane components during hair follicle morphogenesis.

    Westgate, G. E., Shaw, D. A., Harrap, G. J. & Couchman, John Robert, 1984, In : Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 82, 3, p. 259-64 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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