Wollmuth Hsieh


Publications (last 4 years)

Esmenjaud, J.-B., D. Stroebel, K. Chan, T. Grand, M. David, L. P. Wollmuth, A. Taly, and P. Paoletti (2019) An inter-dimer allosteric switch controls NMDA receptor activity. EMBO Journal. 38:e99894.  (PMCID: PMC6331725)

Ferrer, C., H. Hsieh, and L. P. Wollmuth (2018) Input-specific maturation of NMDAR-mediated transmission onto parvalbumin-expressing interneurons in layers 2/3 of the visual cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology. 120:3063-3076. (PMCID: PMC6337035)

Amin, J, X. Leng, A. Gochman, H-X. Zhou, and L. P. Wollmuth (2018) A conserved glycine harboring disease-associated mutations permits NMDA receptor slow deactivation and high Ca2+ permeability.  Nature Communication. 9:3748(2018).  (PMCID: PMC6138751) 

Amin, J, C. L. Salussolia, K. Chan, M. C. Regan, J. Dai, H-X. Zhou, H. Furukawa, M. E. Bowen, and L. P. Wollmuth (2017) Divergent roles of a peripheral transmembrane segment in AMPA and NMDA receptors.  Journal of General Physiology.  149:661-680.  (PMCID: PMC5460951)

Gan, Q., J. Dai, H-X. Zhou, and L. P. Wollmuth (2016) The transmembrane domain mediates tetramerization of α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid (AMPA) receptors. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 291:6595-6606.  (PMCID: PMC4813562)

Alsaloum, M., R. Kazi, Q. Gan, J. Amin, and L. P. Wollmuth (2016)  A molecular determinant of subtype-specific desensitization in ionotropic glutamate receptors. Journal of Neuroscience. 36:2617-2622.  (PMCID: PMC4879209)

Dai, J., L. P. Wollmuth, and H-X. Zhou (2015) Mechanism-based mathematical model for gating of ionotropic glutamate receptors.  Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 119:10934-10940.  (PMCID: PMC4552600)

Kazi, R., J. Dai, C. Sweeney, H-X. Zhou, and L. P. Wollmuth (2014) Mechanical coupling maintains the fidelity of NMDA receptor-mediated currents.  Nature Neuroscience.  17:914-922.  (PMCID: PMC4072853) 

Akgul, G. and L. P. Wollmuth (2013) Synapse-associated protein 97 regulates membrane properties of parvalbumin interneurons in the visual cortex. Journal of Neuroscience. 33:12739-12750.  (PMCID: PMC3728686)

Reviews (last 4 years)

Wollmuth, L. P. (2019) Prying open a gate in glutamate receptor. Preview. Journal of General Physiology.

Hansen, K. B., F. Yi, R. E. Perzyk, H. Furukawa, Wollmuth, L. P., A. J. Gibb, and S. F. Traynelis (2018) Structure, function, and allosteric modulation of NMDA receptors.  Journal of General Physiology.  150:1081-1105. (PMCID: PMC6080888)

Amin, J. B. and L. P. Wollmuth (2018) A swiss army knife for targeting receptors. Insight article.  eLife. 24:7 (PMCID: PMC5967861)

Wollmuth, L. P. (2018) Ion permeation in ionotropic glutamate receptors: Still dynamic after all these years.  Current Opinion Physiology.  2: 36-41.  (PMCID: PMC5875445)

H-X. Zhou, and L. P. Wollmuth (2017) Advancing NMDA receptor physiology by integrating multiple approaches. Trends in Neuroscience. 40(3): 129-137.  (PMCID: PMC4457189)

Kazi, R., M. Daniel, and L. P. Wollmuth (2015) Characterizing the thermodynamics of NMDA receptor pore opening.  In: Ionotropic glutamate receptor technologies, G. Popescu, editor.  Humana Press.  Volume 106:145-162.

Salussolia, C. L., Q. Gan, and L. P. Wollmuth (2015) Assaying AMPA receptor oligomerization.  In: Ionotropic glutamate receptor technologies, G. Popescu, editor.  Humana Press.  Volume 106:3-14.

Wollmuth, L. P (2015) Is cholesterol good or bad for your brain? – NMDARs have a say.  The Journal of Physiology. Invited commentary.

Gan, Q., C. L. Salussolia, and L. P. Wollmuth (2015) Assembly of AMPA receptors: mechanisms and regulation. The Journal of Physiology. Invited review. 593:39-48.