Current Publications

  • Baldwin TA, Li Y, Marsden A,  Schindler RFR,  Zhang M, Garza-Carbajal A, Garcia MA,  Reddy Venna V, Brand T, Dessauer CW. (2021). Popeye Domain-Containing Protein 1 Scaffolds a Complex of Adenylyl Cyclase 9 and the Two-Pore-Domain Potassium Channel TREK-1 in Heart. bioRxiv 2021.12.21.473719, under review EMBO Reports.
  • Carr HS, Chang J, and Frost JA. (2021).  The PDZ domain protein SYNJ2BP regulates GRK-dependent Sst2A phosphorylation and downstream MAPK signaling. Endocrinology, 162(2):bqaa229. doi: 10.1210/endocr/bqaa229.
  • Garza Carbajal A, Bavencoffe A, Walters ET, and Dessauer CW. (2020). Depolarization-Dependent C-Raf Signaling Promotes Hyperexcitability and Reduces Opioid Sensitivity of Isolated Nociceptors after Spinal Cord Injury. J Neuroscience, 40(34):6522–6535.
  • Liu H, Mei FC, Yang W, Wang H, Wong E, Toth E, Luo P, Li Y-M, Zhang W* and Cheng X.* (2020).  Epac1 inhibition ameliorates pathological angiogenesis through coordinated activation of Notch and suppression of VEGF signaling.  Science Advances. 6: eaay3566.
  • Liu Z, Xiong J, Gao S, Zhu MX, Sun K, Li M, Zhang G, Li Y-P. (2022). Ameliorating cancer cachexia by inhibiting cancer cell release of Hsp70 and Hsp90 with omeprazole. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, 13(1):636-647, doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12851.
  • Liu X, Gosline SJC, Pflieger LT, Wallet P, Iyer A, Guinney J, Bild AH, Chang JT. (2021). Knowledge-based classification of fine-grained immune cell types in single-cell RNA-Seq data. Brief Bioinform, 22(5):bbab039.
  • Mohammadalipour A, Diaz MF, Livingston M, Ewere A, Zhou A, Horton PD, Olamigoke LT, Lamar JM, Hagan JP, Lee HJ & Wenzel PL. (2022). RhoA-ROCK competes with YAP to regulate amoeboid breast cancer cell migration in response to lymphatic-like flow. FASEB BioAdvances, 4(5): 342-361. fba.2021-00055.
  • Mohammadalipour A, Dumbali SP, Wenzel PL. (2020).  Mitochondrial transfer and regulators of mesenchymal stromal cell function and therapeutic efficacy. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 8:603292. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2020.603292.
  • Shen X, Wang Q, Lin Y, Sreekrishna K, Jian Z, Zhu MX #, Tian J. # (2020). Voltage-dependent modulation of TRPA1 currents by diphenhydramine. Cell Calcium, 90:102245. PMID: 32634675.
  • Sin TK, Zhang G, Zhang Z, Zhu JZ, Zuo Y, Frost JA, Li M and Li Y-P. (2021). Cancer-induced muscle wasting requires p38β MAPK-mediated activation of p300. Cancer Res. 81:885–97.
  • Subramaniam J, Yang P, McCarthy MJ, Cunha SR. (2020). Identification and characterization of self-association domains on small ankyrin 1 isoforms. J Mol Cell Cardiol.,  Feb 5; 139:225-237.
  • Tian JB, Yang J, Joslin WC, Flockerzi V, Prescott SA, Birnbaumer L, and Zhu MX.  (2022).  TRPC4 and GIRK channels underlie neuronal coding of firing patterns that reflect Gq/11-Gi/o coincidence signals of variable strengths. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 119(20):e2120870119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2120870119. PMID: 35544691.
  • Ulu A, Oh W, Zuo Y, Carr HS, and Frost JA. (2021).  Cdk1 phosphorylation negatively regulates the activity of Net1 towards RhoA during mitosis. Cell. Signal., 80:109926. doi: 10.1016/j.cellsig.2021.109926.
  • Yam C, Abuhadra N, Sun R, Ding Q, Valero V, Tripathy D, Damodaran S, Arun B, Litton JK, Ueno NT, Murthy R, Lim B, Baez L, Li X, Buzdar A, Hortobagyi GN, Thompson A, Mittendorf EA, Rauch GM, Candelaria RP, Adrada BE, Huo L, Moulder SL, and Chang JT. (2022).  Molecular characterization and prospective evaluation of pathological response and survival outcomes with neoadjuvant therapy in metaplastic triple-negative breast cancer.  Clin Cancer Res, 28(13):2878-2889.
  • Yang W, Robichaux WG, Mei FC, Lin W, Li L, Pan S, White MA, Chen Y and Cheng X.  (2022).  Epac1 regulates cellular SUMOylation and promotes the formation of SUMO-activating nuclear condensates. Science Advances. 8:eabm2960.
  • Zhang G, Anderson LJ, Gao S, Sin TK, Zhang Z, Wu H, Jafri SH, Graf SA, Wu PC, Dash A,
    Garcia JM and Li Y-P. (2021). Weight loss in Cancer Patients Correlates with p38 MAPK Activation in Skeletal Muscle. Front. Cell Dev. Biol, 9:784424.
  • Zhan Q, Jeon J, Li Y, Huang H, Xiong J, Wang Q, Xu TL, Li Y, Ji FH, Du G, and Zhu MX. (2021).  CAMK2/CaMKII activates MLKL in short-term starvation to facilitate autophagic flux. Autophagy 18(4):726-744. doi: 10.1080/15548627. 1954348.