Recommended Readings: Joseph Schlessinger, Ph.D., May 13

Friday Lecture Series
Friday, May 13, 2016
3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium

Joseph Schlessinger, Ph.D.
William H. Prusoff Professor and Chair,
Department of Pharmacology,
Yale School of Medicine

Cell Signaling by Receptor Tyrosine Kinases: From Basic Principles to Cancer Therapy

Recommended Readings:

Empirical Articles

Bae, J. H., Lew, E. D., Yuzawa, S., Tomé, F., Lax, I., & Schlessinger, J. (2009). The selectivity of receptor tyrosine kinase signaling is controlled by a secondary SH2 domain binding site. Cell, 138(3), 514-524. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2009.05.028.

Chung, I., Akita, R., Vandlen, R., Toomre, D., Schlessinger, J., & Mellman, I. (2010). Spatial control of EGF receptor activation by reversible dimerization on living cells. Nature, 464(7289), 783-787. doi: 10.1038/nature08827.

Yuzawa, S., Opatowsky, Y., Zhang, Z., Mandiyan, V., Lax, I., & Schlessinger, J. (2007). Structural basis for activation of the receptor tyrosine kinase KIT by stem cell factor. Cell, 130(2), 323-334.

Review Papers

Lemmon, M. A., & Schlessinger, J. (2010). Cell signaling by receptor tyrosine kinases. Cell, 141(7), 1117-1134. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2010.06.011.

Schlessinger, J. (2014). Receptor tyrosine kinases: legacy of the first two decades. Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology, 6(3), a008912. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a008912.

Recommended Readings: John Kuryian, Ph.D., January 29

Friday Lecture Series
Friday, January 29, 2016

3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium

John Kuriyan, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology,
Department of Chemistry,
University of California, Berkeley,
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Control of Catalytic Activity in the EGF Receptor

Recommended Reading

Empirical Articles

Jura, N., Shan, Y., Cao, X., Shaw, D. E., & Kuriyan, J. (2009). Structural analysis of the catalytically inactive kinase domain of the human EGF receptor 3. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106(51), 21608-21613. doi:10.1073/pnas.0912101106.

Zhang, X., Gureasko, J., Shen, K., Cole, P. A., & Kuriyan, J. (2006). An allosteric mechanism for activation of the kinase domain of epidermal growth factor receptor. Cell, 125(6), 1137-1149. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2006.05.013

Zhang, X., Pickin, K. A., Bose, R., Jura, N., Cole, P. A., & Kuriyan, J. (2007). Inhibition of the EGF receptor by binding of MIG6 to an activating kinase domain interface. Nature, 450(7170), 741-744. doi: 10.1038/nature05998

Review Papers

Jura, N., Zhang, X., Endres, N. F., Seeliger, M. A., Schindler, T., & Kuriyan, J. (2011). Catalytic control in the EGF receptor and its connection to general kinase regulatory mechanisms. Molecular Cell, 42(1), 9-22. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2011.03.004.

Kovacs, E., Zorn, J. A., Huang, Y., Barros, T., & Kuriyan, J. (2015). A structural perspective on the regulation of the epidermal growth factor receptor. Annual Review of Biochemistry, 84, 739-764. doi: 10.1146/annurev-biochem-060614-034402.