Megan Yates

  • 4th Year Graduate Student

Dissertation Mentor

Drs. Steffi Oesterreich and Adrian Lee

Education & Training

  • B.S.,Biological Sciences &Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh

Representative Publications

Demino C, Yates ME, Fowler J. Surgical Management of Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Fracture-Dislocations: A Review of Outcomes. Hand. In Submission.

Chiang AN, Liang M, Dominguez-Meijide A, Masaracchia C, Mazzone CS, Newhouse DW, Kendsersky NM, Yates ME, Manos- Turvey A, Needham PG, Goeckeler JL, Outeiro TF, Wipf P, Brodsky JL. Synthesis and Evaluation of Esterified Hsp70 Agonists in Cellular Models of Protein Aggregation and Folding. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 27, 79-91 (2019).

Sheng, S, Chen J, Mukherjee A, Yates ME, Buck TM, Brodsky JL, Tolino MA, Hughey RP, Kleyman TR. Thumb domains of the three epithelial Na channel subunits have distinct functions. Journal of Biological Chemistry 293,17582–17592 (2018).

Buck TM, Jordahl AS, Yates ME, Preston GM, Cook E, Kleyman TR, Brodsky JL. Interactions Between Intersubunit Transmembrane Domains Regulate the Chaperone Dependent Degradation of an Oligomeric Membrane Protein. Biochemical Journal. 474.3, 357-76 (2016).

Chen J, Ray EC, Yates ME, Buck TM, Brodsky JL, Kinlough CL, Winarski KL, Hughey RP, Kleyman TR, Sheng S. Functional Roles of Clusters of Hydrophobic and Polar Residues in the Epithelial Na+ Channel Knuckle Domain. J Biol Chem. 290(41), 25140-50 (2015).