Wollmuth Hsieh


Publications (last 4 years)

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)

Kazi, R.*, Q. Gan*, I. Talukder, M. Markowitz, C. L. Salussolia, and L. P. Wollmuth (2013) Asynchronous movements prior to pore opening in NMDA receptors. Journal of Neuroscience. 33:12052-12066.      *Authors contributed equally(PMCID: PMC3713736)

Choi, U.B., R. Kazi, N. Stenzoski, L. P. Wollmuth, V. N. Uversky, and M. E. Bowen (2013) Modulating the intrinsic disorder in the cytoplasmic domain alters the biological activity of the N-methyl-D-aspartate-sensitive glutamate receptor. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288:22506-22515.  (PMCID: PMC3829338)

Salussolia, C. L., Q. Gan, R. Kazi, P. Singh, J. Allopenna, H. Furukawa, and L. P. Wollmuth (2013) A eukaryotic specific transmembrane segment is required for tetramerization in AMPA receptors. Journal of Neuroscience.  33:9840-9845. (PMCID: PMC3714855)

Ji, K., G. Akgul, L.P. Wollmuth, and S. E. Tsirka (2013) Microglia actively regulate the number of functional synapses.  PLoS One. 8:e56293. (PMCID: PMC3564799)

Helm, J., G. Akgul, and L. P. Wollmuth (2013) Subgroups of parvalbumin interneurons in layers 2/3 in the visual cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology. 109:1600-1613. (PMCID: PMC3602937)


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.

Salussolia, C. L. and L. P. Wollmuth (2012) Flip-flopping to the membrane. Neuron (Preview) 76:463-465. (PMID: 23141057)