Roy Wollman



office:  530 BOYER HALL

research interests:  Information processing in intracellular and intercellular signaling networks in the presence of a high degree of single-cell variability


B.Sc, Biology, Tel Aviv University 2003
B.Sc, Statistics And Operation Research, Tel Aviv University 2003
Ph.D., Cell And Developmental Biology, University of California, Davis 2008

Research Interests

Selected Publications

Gan L, Seki A, Shen K, Iyer H, Han K, Hayer A, Wollman R, Ge X, Lin JR, Dey G, Talbot WS, Meyer T, "The lysosomal GPCR-like protein GPR137B regulates Rag and mTORC1 localization and activity", Nat Cell Biol, 21 : 614-626 (2019) .

Wollman, R., "Robustness, Accuracy, and Cell State Heterogeneity in Biological Systems", Current Opinion in Systems Biology, 8 : 46-50 (2018) .

Haglund E,Pilko A, Wollman R, Jennings PA, Onuchic JN, "Pierced Lasso Topology Controls Function in Leptin", The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 121 (4): 706-718 (2017) .

Handly LN, Wollman R, "Wound-induced Ca2+ wave propagates through a simple release and diffusion mechanism", Molecular Biology of the Cell, 28 (11): 1457-1466 (2017) .

Wollman R, "Single-Molecule Threshold of HIV Fate Decision", Biophysical Journal, 112 (11): 2247-2248 (2017) .

Pinter-Wollman NM, Keiser CN, Wollman R, Pruitt JN, "The effect of keystone individuals on collective outcomes can be mediated through interactions or behavioral persistence", The American Naturalist, 188 (2): 240-252 (2016) .

Yao J, Pilko A, Wollman R., "Distinct cellular states determine calcium signaling response", Molecular Systems Biology, 12 (12): 894-904 (2016) .

Handly LN, Yao J, Wollman R, "Signal Transduction at the Single-Cell Level: Approaches to Study the Dynamic Nature of Signaling Networks", Molecular Systems Biology, 428 (19): 3669-3682 (2016) .

Ourthiague DR, Birnbaum H, Ortenlof N, Vargas JD, Wollman R, Hoffmann A., "Limited specificity of IRF3 and ISGF3 in the transcriptional innate-immune response to double-stranded RNA", Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 98 (1): 119-128 (2015) .

Handly LN, Pilko A, Wollman R, " Paracrine communication maximizes cellular response fidelity in wound signaling", Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 4 (09562): (2015) .