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.


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.

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.

 

Merritt Maduke

Khantwal CM, Abraham SJ, Han W, Jiang T, Chavan TS, et al (2016). Revealing an outward-facing open conformational state in a CLC Cl/H+ exchange transporter. Elife. 2016 Jan 22;5. pii: e11189. doi: 10.7554/eLife.11189.

 

Richard Lewis

Hartzell CA, Jankowska KI, Burkhardt JK, and Lewis RS (2016). Calcium influx through CRAC channels controls actin organization and dynamics at the immune synapse. eLife 2016;5:e14850.

 

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.

 

Richard Lewis

Rana A, Yen M, Sadaghiani AM, Malmersjö S, Park CY, et al (2015).  Alternative splicing converts STIM2 from an activator to an inhibitor of store-operated calcium channels. J. Cell Biol. 209:653-670.

 

Axel Brunger

Zhou Q, Lai Y, Bacaj T, Zhao M, Lyubimov A, et al (2015).  Architecture of the synaptotagmin-SNARE machinery for neuronal exocytosis. Nature. 1476-4687.

Chris Garcia

Burg JS, Ingram JR, Venkatakrishnan AJ, Jude KM, Dukkipati A, et al (2015). Structural basis for chemokine recognition and activation of a viral G protein-coupled receptor. Science. 347:1113-7.

 

Richard Lewis

Wu MM, Covington ED, and Lewis RS (2014). Single-molecule analysis of diffusion and trapping of STIM1 and Orai1 at ER-plasma membrane junctions.  Mol. Biol. Cell 25:3672-85.

 

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.

Tom Sudhof

Rothwell PE, Fuccillo MC, Maxeiner S, Hayton SJ, Gokce O, et al (2014). Autism associated neuroligin-3 mutations commonly impair striatal circuits to boost repetitive behaviors. Cell. 158:198-212.

 

Tom Sudhof

Tsetsenis T, Boucard AA, Arac D, Brunger AT, Sudhof TC (2014). Direct visualization of trans-synaptic neurexin-neuroligin interactions during synapse formation. J Neurosci. 34:15083-96.

 

Steve Chu

Yan K, Lee HW, Gao T, Zheng G, Yao H, et al (2014). Ultrathin two-dimensional atomic crystals as stable interfacial layer for improvement of lithium metal anode. Nano Lett. 14:6016-22.

 

Tom Sudhof

Xu W, Sudhof TC (2013). A neural circuit for memory specificity and generalization. Science. 339:1290-5.

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.

 

Richard Lewis

Mullins FM, Yen M, and Lewis RS. (2016) Orai1 pore residues control CRAC channel inactivation independently of calmodulin.  J. Gen. Physiol. 147:137-152.

James Nelson

Benham-Pyle BW, Pruitt, BL, Nelson WJ (2015). Mechanical strain induces E-cadherin-dependent Yap1 and catenin activation to drive cell cycle entry. Science. 348:1024-1027.

 

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.

Brian Kobilka

Manglik A, Kim T, Masureel M, Altenbach C, Yang Z, et al (2015). Structural insights into the dynamic process of β2-adrenergic receptor signaling. Cell. 161:1101-1111.

Chris Garcia

Luca VC, Jude KM, Pierce NW, Nachury MV, Fischer S, et al (2015). Structural basis for Notch 1 engagement of Delta-like 4. Science. 347:847-53.

Merrit Maduke

Abraham SJ, Cheng RC, Chew TA, Khantwal CM, Liu CW, et al (2015). (13)C NMR detects conformational change in the 100-kD membrane transporter ClC-ec1. Journal of Biomolecular NMR. 61:209-26.

 

Axel Brunger

Zhao M, Wu S, Zhou Q, Vivona S, Cipriano J, et al (2015). Mechanistic insights into the recycling machine of the SNARE complex. Nature518:61–67.

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.

 

Axel Brunger

Lai Y, Diao J, Cipriano DJ, Zhang Y, Pfuetzner RA, et al (2014). Complexin inhibits spontaneous release and synchronizes Ca2+- triggered synaptic vesicle fusion by distinct mechanisms. Elife. 3:e03756.

 

James Nelson

Toret CP, D'Ambrosio MV, Vale RD, Simon MA, Nelson WJ (2014). A genome-wide screen identifies conserved protein hubs requires for cadherin-mediated cell-cell adhesion. J Cell Biol. 204:265-279.

 

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.

Lucy O'Brien

O'Brien LE, Bilder D, (2013). Beyond the niche: tissue-level coordination of stem cell dynamics. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol29:107–136.

 

Lucy O'Brien

O'Brien LE, Soliman SS, Li X, Bilder D, (2011). Altered modes of stem cell division drive adaptive intestinal growth. Cell. 147:603–614.