Recent Publications

List of selected publications from MCP Faculty.
For a complete list of publications by any individual faculty member, please see Faculty Lab Websites or Stanford CAP Profiles.


Brian Kobilka and Georgios Skiniotis

Maeda S, Qu Q, Roberston MJ, Skiniotis G, Kobilka BK (2019). Structures of the M1 and M2 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor/G-protein complexes. Science. May 10;364(6440):552-557.

Thomas Südhof

Dai J, Aoto J, Südhof TC (2019). Alternative Splicing of Presynaptic Neurexins Differentially Controls Postsynaptic NMDA and AMPA Receptor Responses. Neuron. Apr 9. pii: S0896-6273(19)30295-8.

Thomas Südhof

Sando R, Jiang X, Südhof TC (2019). Latrophilin GPCRs direct synapse specificity by coincident binding of FLRTs and teneurins. Science. Feb 22;363(6429).

Axel Brunger

White KI, Zhao M, Choi UB, Pfuetzner RA, Brunger AT (2018). Structural principles of SNARE complex recognition by the AAA+ protein NSFeLife 7, e38888. 10.7554/eLife.38888.

Rich Lewis

Yen M, Lewis RS (2018). Physiological CRAC channel activation and pore properties require STIM1 binding to all six Orai1 subunits.  J Gen Physiol. Oct 1;150(10):1373-1385.

Merritt Maduke

Koster AK, Wood CAP, Thomas-Tan R, Chavan TS, Almqvist J et al (2018).  A selective class of inhibitors for the CLC-Ka chloride ion channel. PNAS. May 22;115(21):E4900-E4909.

Chris Garcia

Luca VC, Kim BC, Ge C, Kakuda S, Wu D, et al (2017). Notch-Jagged complex structure implicates a catch bond in tuning ligand sensitivity. Science. 355(6331):1320-1324.

Merritt Maduke

Prieto ML, Firouzi K, Khuri-Yakub BT, Maduke M (2017). Activation of Piezo1 but Not NaV1.2 Channels by Ultrasound at 43 MHz.  Ultrasound Med Biol. Jun;44(6):1217-1232.

 

William Weis

Huang DL, Bax NA, Buckley CD, Weis WI, Dunn AR (2017). Vinculin forms a directionally asymmetric catch bond with F-actin.  Science. Aug 18;357(6352):703-706.

Liang Feng

Tao Y, Cheung L, Shuo L, Eom J, Chen L, et al (2015). Structure of a eukaryotic SWEET transporter in a homotrimeric complex. Nature. 527:259-263.

Miriam Goodman

Krieg M , Dunn A, Goodman MB, (2014). Mechanical control of the sense of touch by b spectrin. Nat Cell Biol. 16:224–233.

Brian Kobilka and Georgios Skiniotis

Koehl A, Hu H, Feng D, Sun B, Zhang Y et al (2019). Structural insights into the activation of metabotropic glutamate receptors. Nature. Mar;567(7747):E10.

Brian Kobilka and Georgios Skiniotis

Krishna Kumar K, Shalev-Benami M, Robertson MJ, Hu H, Banister SD et al (2019). Structure of a Signaling Cannabinoid Receptor 1-G Protein Complex. Cell. Jan 24;176(3):448-458.

Lucy O'Brien

Martin JL, Sanders EN, Moreno-Roman P, Jaramillo Koyama LA, Balachandra S et al (2018). Long-term live imaging of the Drosophila adult midgut reveals real-time dynamics of division, differentiation and loss. eLife. Nov 14;7. pii: e36248.

Chris Garcia

Sibener LV, Fernandes RA, Kolawole EM, Carbone CB, Liu F, et al (2018).  Isolation of a Structural Mechanism for Uncoupling T Cell Receptor Signaling from Peptide-MHC Binding. Cell. Jul 26;174(3):672-687.

Axel Brunger

Zhou Q, Zhou P, Wang AL, Wu D, Zhao M, et al (2017). The primed SNARE-complexin-synaptotagmin complex for neuronal exocytosis. Nature. 548(7668):420-425.

Lucy O'Brien

Liang J, Balachandra S, Ngo S and O'Brien LE (2017). Feedback regulation of steady-state epithelial turnover and organ size. Nature. 548:588-591.

Miriam Goodman

Krieg M, Stühmer J, Cueva JG, Fetter R, Spilker K, et al (2017). Genetic defects in β-spectrin and tau sensitize C. elegans axons to movement-induced damage via torque-tension coupling. eLife. 6. pii: e20172. doi: 10.7554/eLife.20172.

Rich Lewis

Yen M, Lokteva LA, Lewis RS (2016). Functional Analysis of Orai1 Concatemers Supports a Hexameric Stoichiometry for the CRAC Channel.  Biophys J. Nov 1;111(9):1897-1907.  

Steve Chu

Liang Z, Zheng G, Liu C, Liu N, Li W, et al (2015). Polymer nanofiber-guided uniform lithium deposition for battery electrodes. Nano Lett.

William Weis

Buckley CD, Tan J, Anderson KL, Hanein D, Volkmann N, et al (2014). Cell adhesion. The minimla cadherin-catenin complex binds to actin filaments under force. Science. 346:1254211.

Liang Feng

Xu Y, Tao Y, Cheung LS, Fan C, Chen LQ, et al (2014). Structures of bacterial homologues of SWEET transporters in two distinct conformations. Nature. 515:448-52.