Graduate students RA
Zhong-Ru and Jiawen have joined the lab, welcome aboard!
June 1st, 2013
Dr. Wu will give a talk at ACS meeting in New Orleans
April 1st, 2013
Our new paper has been published on BJ!
March 20th, 2013
New Website Launched
December 1st, 2012
Dr. Wu was invited to give a talk at APS meeting
November 1st, 2012
, B. Honig and A. Ben-Shaul , "Theory and simulations of adhesion receptor dimerization on membrane surfaces". Biophysical Journal (2013) 104: 1221-1229.
, J. Vendome, L. Shapiro, A. Ben-Shaul and B. Honig, "Transforming Binding Affinities from Three Dimension to Two With Application to Cadherin Clustering". Nature (2011) 475: 510-513.
O. Harrison, X. Jin, S. Hong, F. Bahna1, G. Ahlsen, J. Brasch,
, J. Vendome, K. Felsovalyi, etc. "The extracellular architecture of adherens junctions revealed by crystal structures of type I cadherins". Structure (2011) 19:244-256.
, X. Jin, O. Harrison, L. Shapiro, B. Honig and A. Ben-Shaul, "Cooperativity between trans and cis interactions in cadherin-mediated junction formation". P.N.A.S. (2010) 107 (41) 17592-17597.
, AD. Dousis, M. Chen, J. Li, and J. Ma, "OPUS-Dom: Applying the Folding-Based Method VECFOLD to Determine Protein Domain Boundaries". J. Mol. Biol. (2009) 385, 1314-1329.
M. Chen, AD. Dousis,
, and J. Ma, "Predicting protein folding cores by empirical potential functions". Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics (2009) 483, 16-22.
[2007 or earlier]
, M. Lu, M. Chen, J. Li, and J. Ma, "OPUS-Ca: A knowledge-based potential function requiring only C-alpha Positions". Protein Science (2007) 16, 1449-1463.
M. Chen, C.J. Wilson,
, P. Wittung-Stafshede, and J. Ma, "Correlation between Protein Stability Cores and Protein Folding Kinetics: A Case Study on Pseudomonas aeruginosa Apo-Azurin". Structure (2006) 14, 1-10.
, X. Tian, M. Lu, M. Chen, Q. Wang and J. Ma, "Folding of Small Helical Proteins Assisted by Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering Profiles". Structure (2005) 13, 1587-1597.
and J. Zi, "Heat Capacities of Globular Proteins". J. of Phys.: Condensed Matter, (2005) 17, 469-473.
, M. Chen, M. Lu, Q. Wang and J. Ma, "Determining Protein Topology from Skeletons of Secondary Structures". J. Mol. Biol. (2005) 350, 571-586.
and J. Ma, "Refinement of F-actin Model against Fiber Diffraction Data by Long-Range Normal Modes". Biophysical J. (2004) 86, 116-124.
and J. Ma, "Normal-mode-based Refinement of an F-actin Model Against Fiber Diffraction Data". Fiber Diffraction Review, (2004) 12, 25-28.
D. Ming, Y. Kong,
and J. Ma, "Simulation of F-actin filaments of Several Microns". Biophysical J. (2003) 85, 27-35.
Y. Kong, D. Ming,
, J. Stoops, H. Zhou and J. Ma, "Conformational Flexibility of Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complexes: A Computational Analysis by QEDM". J. Mol. Biol. (2003) 330, 129-135.
D. Ming, Y. Kong,
and J. Ma, "Substructure Synthesis Method for Simulating Large Molecular Complexes". P.N.A.S. (2003) 100, 104-109.
and J. Zi, "Universal Behavior of Localization of Residue Fluctuations in Globular Proteins". Physical Reviews E. (2003) 67, 041909-041912.
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