Matthew Whorton

Assistant Scientist

  • 1276 Citations
  • 11 h-Index

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GTP-Binding Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences
Sickle Cell Anemia Medicine & Life Sciences
Adenylyl Cyclases Medicine & Life Sciences
Assays Chemical Compounds
Guanosine Triphosphate Medicine & Life Sciences
Transducin Medicine & Life Sciences
Rhodopsin Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2001 2017

  • 1276 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 14 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
23 Citations

Cryo-EM structure of the ATP-sensitive potassium channel illuminates mechanisms of assembly and gating

Martin, G. M., Yoshioka, C., Rex, E. A., Fay, J. F., Xie, Q., Whorton, M. R., Chen, J. Z. & Shyng, S. L. Jan 16 2017 In : eLife. 6, e24149

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

KATP Channels
Adenosine Triphosphate
Hypoglycemic Agents

Calcium-activated proteins visualized

Whorton, M. Dec 11 2014 In : Nature. 516, 7530, p. 176-178 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Chloride Channels
X Ray Crystallography
20 Citations

Quantitative analysis of mammalian GIRK2 channel regulation by G proteins, the signaling lipid PIP2 and Na+ in a reconstituted system

Wang, W., Whorton, M. R. & MacKinnon, R. 2014 In : eLife. 3, p. e03671

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Membrane Lipids
GTP-Binding Proteins
104 Citations

X-ray structure of the mammalian GIRK2-βγ G-protein complex

Whorton, M. R. & MacKinnon, R. 2013 In : Nature. 498, 7453, p. 190-197 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inwardly Rectifying Potassium Channel
GTP-Binding Proteins
Protein Subunits
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
201 Citations

Crystal structure of the mammalian GIRK2 K + channel and gating regulation by G proteins, PIP 2, and sodium

Whorton, M. R. & MacKinnon, R. Sep 30 2011 In : Cell. 147, 1, p. 199-208 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

GTP-Binding Proteins
Crystal structure
Heart Rate