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Todd Yeates, PhD

Professor Adjunct
Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
California Campus
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(858) 554-9705


Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles 1988
B.S., University of California, Los Angeles 1983

Professional Experience

1988-1990 Postdoctoral Associate, The Scripps Research Institute

Selected References

All Publications

Lai, Y. T., Reading, E., Hura, G. L., Tsai, K. L., Laganowsky, A., Asturias, F. J., Tainer, J. A., Robinson, C. V. & Yeates, T. O. Structure of a designed protein cage that self-assembles into a highly porous cube. (2014). Nature Chemistry, 6(12), 1065-1071. PMCID: PMC4239666.

Lai, Y. T., Tsai, K. L., Sawaya, M. R., Asturias, F. J. & Yeates, T. O. Structure and flexibility of nanoscale protein cages designed by symmetric self-assembly. (2013). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135(20), 7738-7743. PMCID: PMC3700533.

Forse, G. J., Ram, N., Banatao, D. R., Cascio, D., Sawaya, M. R., Klock, H. E., Lesley, S. A. & Yeates, T. O. Synthetic symmetrization in the crystallization and structure determination of CelA from Thermotoga maritima. (2011). Protein Science, 20(1), 168-178. PMCID: PMC3047073.

Han, G. W., Elsliger, M. A., Yeates, T. O., Xu, Q. P., Murzin, A. G., Krishna, S. S., Jaroszewski, L., Abdubek, P., Astakhova, T., Axelrod, H. L., Carlton, D., Chen, C., et al. Structure of a putative NTP pyrophosphohydrolase: YP_001813558.1 from Exiguobacterium sibiricum 255-15. (2010). Acta Crystallographica Section F-Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications, 66(Pt 10), 1237-1244. PMCID: PMC2954211.

Dryden, K. A., Crowley, C. S., Tanaka, S., Yeates, T. O. & Yeager, M. Two-dimensional crystals of carboxysome shell proteins recapitulate the hexagonal packing of three-dimensional crystals. (2009). Protein Science, 18(12), 2629-2635. PMCID: PMC2821281.

Rudolph, M. G., Kelker, M. S., Schneider, T. R., Yeates, T. O., Oseroff, V., Heidary, D. K., Jennings, P. A. & Wilson, I. A. Use of multiple anomalous dispersion to phase highly merohedrally twinned crystals of interleukin-1 beta. (2003). Acta Crystallographica Section D-Biological Crystallography, 59(Pt 2), 290-298.

Larsen, N. A., Heine, A., de Prada, P., Redwan, E. R., Yeates, T. O., Landry, D. W. & Wilson, I. A. Structure determination of a cocaine hydrolytic antibody from a pseudomerohedrally twinned crystal. (2002). Acta Crystallographica Section D-Biological Crystallography, 58(Pt 12), 2055-2059.