Solution structure of an ultra-stable single-chain insulin analog connects protein dynamics to a novel mechanism of receptor binding
Michael D Glidden, Yanwu Yang, Nicholas A Smith, Nelson B Phillips, Kelley Carr, Nalinda P Wickramasinghe, Faramarz Ismail-Beigi, Michael C Lawrence, Brian J Smith, Michael A Weiss
Journal of Biological Chemistry | AMER SOC BIOCHEMISTRY MOLECULAR BIOLOGY INC | Published : 2018
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This work, a contribution of the Cleveland Center for Membrane and Structural Biology and CWRU Institute for the Science of Origins, was supported in part by National Institutes of Health Grants R01 DK040949 and R01 DK069764 (to M. A. W.), by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Project Grant APP1058233 (to M. C. L.), Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support, Australian NHMRC Independent Research Institutes Infrastructure Support Scheme, both to his institution, and by the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), which is supported by the Australian Government. This work was also supported by an Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship (to N. A. S.). M. A. W. has equity in Thermalin Diabetes, LLC (Cleveland, OH), where he serves as Chief Innovation Officer; he has also been a consultant to Merck Research Laboratories and DEKA Research & Development Corp. N. B. P. and F. I.-B. are consultants to Thermalin Diabetes, LLC. Part of M.C.L.'s research is funded by Sanofi (Germany). The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.Pre-doctoral Fellow of the National Institutes of Health supported by Medical Scientist Training Program 5T32GM007250-38 and Fellowship 1F30DK104618-01.Supported in part by American Diabetes Association Grants 7-13-IN-31 and 1-08-RA-149.