Publications

  1. Xia, S., Chen, Z., Shen, C., Fu, T.M. 2021. Higher-order assemblies in immune signaling: supramolecular complexes and phase separation. Protein & Cell, online
  2. Wu, C., Tang, D., Cheng, J., Hu, D., Yang, Z., Ma, X., He, H., Yao, S., Fu, T.M.#, Yu, Y.#, Chen, Q.# 2021. Mechanisms of spacer acquisition by sequential assembly of the adaptation module in Synechocystis. Nucleic Acid Res., 49 (5): 2973-84 (#Co-corresponding author)
  3. Wang, L., Chen, Z., Wu, H., Fu, T.M. 2021. Purification and cryoelectron microscopy structure determination of human V-ATPase. STAR Protoc., 2 (1):100350
  4. Hollingsworth, L.R., David, L., Li, Y., Griswold, A.R., Ruan, J., Sharif, H., Fontana, P., Orth-He, E.L.,  Fu, T.M., Bachovchin, D.A., Wu, H. 2021. Mechanism of filament formation in UPA-promoted CARD8 and NLRP1 inflammasomes. Nat. Commu., 12 (1): 1-13.
  5. Wang, L., Wu, D., Robinson, C., Wu, H., Fu, T.M. 2020. Structures of a complete human V-ATPase reveal mechanisms of its assembly. Mol. Cell, 80: 1-11.

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  6. Yin, L., Masuyer, G., Zhang, S., Zhang, J.,  Miyashita, S.I., Burgin, D.,  Lovelock, L., Coker, S.F., Fu, T.M., Stenmark, P., Dong, M. 2020. Characterization of a membrane binding loop leads to engineering botulinum neurotoxin B with improved therapeutic efficacy. PLoS Biol., 3:e3000618
  7. Xia, S., Wang, L., Fu, T.M.#, Wu, H.#, 2019, Mechanism of TRPM2 channel gating revealed by cryo-EM. FEBS J., 288 (17):3333-39 (#Co-corresponding author)
  8. Pan, L.*, Fu, T.M.*, Zhao, W.*, Zhao, L.*, Chen, W., Qiu, C., Liu, W., Liu, Z., Piai, A., Fu, Q., Chen, S., Wu, H., Zhou, J. 2019, Higher-order clustering of the transmembrane anchor of DR5 drives signaling. Cell, 176 (6): 1477-89 (*Co-first author)
  9. Wang, L.*, Fu, T.M.*#, Zhou, Y., Xia, S., Greka, A., Wu, H.#  Structures and gating of human TRPM2. Science, 362, eaav4809 (*Co-first author; #Co-corresponding author)
  10. Li, Y.R., Chen, M., Lee, D.J., Zhang, J., Lin, S.Y., Fu, T.M., Ishikawa, T., Monteleone, E., Papa, A., Chiang, S.Y., Chen, H., Hsu, C.H., Katon, J., Menon, A.V., Fung, J., Berry, K., Wan, L., Shen, C., Teruya-Feldstein, J., Wu, H., Shi, Y., Matesic, L., Chen, R., Wei, W., Pandolfi, P.P. Reactivation of the PTEN tumor suppressor for cancer prevention and treatment. Science, 364, eaau0159.
  11. Shen, C., Lu, A., Xie, W., Ruan, J., Negro, R., Fu, T.M. #, Wu, H. # Molecular mechanism of NLRP6 inflammasome assembly and activation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 116 (6): 2052-57 (#Co-corresponding author)
  12. Li, Y.*, Fu, T.M.*#, Lu, A., Witt, K., Ruan, J., Shen, C., Wu, H.# Cryo-EM structures of ASC and NLRC4 CARD filaments reveal a unified mechanism of nucleation and activation of caspase-1. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 115 (43):10845-52 (*Co-first author; #Co-corresponding author)
  13. Luong, P., Hedl, M., Yan, J., Zuo, T., Fu, T.M., Jiang, X., Thiagarajah, J., Hansen, S.H., Lesser, C.F., Wu, H., Abraham, C., Lencer, W.T. INAVA-ARNO complexes bridge mucosal barrier function with inflammatory signaling. eLife, 7: e38539
  14. Xia, S., Fu, T.M., Wu, H. Inflammation NODs to Antagonists of RIP2-XIAP interaction. Mol. Cell, 69(4):535-36.
  15. Liu, P., Gan, W., Su, S., Hauenstein AV., Fu, T.M., Brasher, B., Schwerdtfefer C., Liang, A.C., Xu, M., Wei, W. K63-linked polyubiquitin chains bind to DNA to facilitate DNA damage repair. Sci. Signal., 11(533): 1-12
  16. Fu, T.M., Shen, C., Li, Q., Zhang, P., Wu, H. Mechanism of ubiquitin transfer promoted by the TRAF6 RING Dimer. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 115(8): 1783-88.
  17. Fu, T.M., Wang, L., Wu, H. Higher-order assemblies: Structure, Assembly, and Mechanism. Protein Folding: Principles, Disease, and Medicine. Book chapter In Press
  18. Fu, T.M., Li, Y., Lu, A., Li, Z., Vajjhala, P.R., Cruz, A.C., Srivastava, D.B., DiMiao, F., Penczek, P.A., Siegel, R.M., Stacey, K.J., Egelman, E.H., Wu, H. Cryo-EM structure of Caspase-8 tandem DED filament reveals assembly and regulation mechanisms of the death-inducing signaling complex. Mol. Cell, 64: 236-50. (Feature Article of the Issue)
  19. Fu, Q.*, Fu, T.M.*, Cruze, A., Richardson, T., Wu, H., Zhou, J. 2016. Structural basis and functional role of intramembrane trimerization of the Fas/CD95 death receptor.  Mol. Cell, 61: 602-613 (*co-first author)
  20. Lu, A., Li, Y., Schmidt, F., Yin, Q., Chen, S., Fu, T.M., Tong, A.B., Ploegh, HL., Mao, Y., Wu, H. Molecular basis of Caspase-1 polymerization and its inhibition by a new capping mechanism. Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol., 23: 416-423.
  21. Ru, H., Chambers, M.G., Fu, T.M., Tong, A.B., Liao, M., Wu, H. Molecular mechanism of V(D)J recombination from synaptic RAG1-RAG2 complex structures. Cell, 163: 1138-1152
  22. Yin, Q. *, Fu, T.M. *, Li, J., Wu, H. Structural biology of innate immunity. Annual. Rev. Immunol.,33:393-416. (*co-first author)
  23. Lu, A., Kabaleeswaran, V., Fu, T.M., Magupalli, VG, Wu, H. Crystal structure of the F27G AIM2 PYD mutant and similarities of its self-association to DED/DED interactions. J. Mol. Biol., 426: 1420-7
  24. Li, D. *, Fu, T.M. *, Nan, J., Liu, C., Li, L.F., Su, X.D. Structural basis for the autoinhibition of the C-terminal kinase domain of human RSK1. Acta Crystallogr. Sec. D Biol Cryst., 68:680-5 (*co-first author)
  25. Fu, T.M., Almqvist, J., Liang, Y.H., Li, L., Huang, Y., Su, X.D. Crystal structures of cobalamin-independent methionine synthase (MetE) from Streptococcus mutans : a dynamic zinc-inversion model. J. Mol. Biol., 412: 688-697.
  26. Feng, MJ, Fu, T.M., Liu, X., Li, L. Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of SMU.1108c protein from Streptococcus mutans. Acta Crystallogr. Sec. F Struct Biol Cryst Commun, 67:76-78.
  27. Fu, T.M., Liu, X., Li, L., Su, X.D. The structure of the hypothetical protein smu.1377c from Streptococcus mutans suggests a role in tRNA modification. Acta Crystallogr. Sec. F Struct Biol Cryst Commun, 66:771-775.
  28. Fu, T.M., Li, D., Nan, J., Li, L., Xue, Y., Su, X.D. Protein preparation, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of the C-terminal kinase domain of human Rsk1 serine/threonine protein kinase. Acta Crystallogr. Sec. F Struct Biol Cryst Commun, 63:1026-1028.
  29. Fu, T.M., Zhang, X.Y., Li, L., Liang, Y.H., Su, X.D. Preparation, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of methionine synthase (MetE) from Streptococcus mutans. Acta Crystallogr. Sec. F Struct Biol Cryst Commun, 62:984-985.