Vernon D Twede

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Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Conantokin-Br from Conus brettinghami and selectivity determinants for the NR2D subunit of the NMDA receptor
    Vernon D Twede
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Biochemistry 48:4063-73. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of conantokin Rl-A: molecular phylogeny as structure/function study
    Konkallu H Gowd
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    J Pept Sci 16:375-82. 2010
  3. pmc From molecular phylogeny towards differentiating pharmacology for NMDA receptor subtypes
    Randall J Platt
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Toxicon 81:67-79. 2014
  4. pmc Neuroprotective and cardioprotective conopeptides: an emerging class of drug leads
    Vernon D Twede
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Opin Drug Discov Devel 12:231-9. 2009
  5. pmc Defining modulatory inputs into CNS neuronal subclasses by functional pharmacological profiling
    Shrinivasan Raghuraman
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:6449-54. 2014

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Publications5

  1. pmc Conantokin-Br from Conus brettinghami and selectivity determinants for the NR2D subunit of the NMDA receptor
    Vernon D Twede
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Biochemistry 48:4063-73. 2009
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  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of conantokin Rl-A: molecular phylogeny as structure/function study
    Konkallu H Gowd
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    J Pept Sci 16:375-82. 2010
    ..Thus, incorporating phylogeny in the discovery of novel ligands for the given family of ion channels or receptors is an efficient means of exploring the megadiverse group of peptides from the genus Conus...
  3. pmc From molecular phylogeny towards differentiating pharmacology for NMDA receptor subtypes
    Randall J Platt
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Toxicon 81:67-79. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Neuroprotective and cardioprotective conopeptides: an emerging class of drug leads
    Vernon D Twede
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Opin Drug Discov Devel 12:231-9. 2009
    ..The diversity of Conus peptides that have already been shown to exhibit neuroprotective/cardioprotective activity suggests that marine snail venoms are a potentially rich source of drug leads with diverse mechanisms...
  5. pmc Defining modulatory inputs into CNS neuronal subclasses by functional pharmacological profiling
    Shrinivasan Raghuraman
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:6449-54. 2014
    ..The results demonstrate the predictive utility of constellation pharmacology for defining modulatory inputs into specific neuronal subclasses within central neuronal networks. ..