Matthew J Merrins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Munc18c interaction with syntaxin 4 monomers and SNARE complex intermediates in GLUT4 vesicle trafficking
    Matthew D'Andrea-Merrins
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0622, USA
    J Biol Chem 282:16553-66. 2007
  2. pmc Phosphofructo-2-kinase/fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase modulates oscillations of pancreatic islet metabolism
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Pharmacology and Brehm Diabetes Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34036. 2012
  3. pmc Metabolic oscillations in pancreatic islets depend on the intracellular Ca2+ level but not Ca2+ oscillations
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Pharmacology and Brehm Diabetes Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biophys J 99:76-84. 2010
  4. pmc Kinetics of Rab27a-dependent actions on vesicle docking and priming in pancreatic beta-cells
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0622, USA
    J Physiol 586:5367-81. 2008

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Munc18c interaction with syntaxin 4 monomers and SNARE complex intermediates in GLUT4 vesicle trafficking
    Matthew D'Andrea-Merrins
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0622, USA
    J Biol Chem 282:16553-66. 2007
    ..Therefore, in contradiction to previous models, our data indicates that the conformational "opening" of syntaxin 4 rather than the dissociation of Munc18c is the critical event required for GLUT4 vesicle docking...
  2. pmc Phosphofructo-2-kinase/fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase modulates oscillations of pancreatic islet metabolism
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Pharmacology and Brehm Diabetes Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34036. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Metabolic oscillations in pancreatic islets depend on the intracellular Ca2+ level but not Ca2+ oscillations
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Pharmacology and Brehm Diabetes Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biophys J 99:76-84. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Kinetics of Rab27a-dependent actions on vesicle docking and priming in pancreatic beta-cells
    Matthew J Merrins
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0622, USA
    J Physiol 586:5367-81. 2008
    ..In summary, Rab27a exerts dual roles in glucose-mediated insulin granule exocytosis, facilitating refilling of releasable granule pools while also limiting the rate of release from these pools...