Edgar C. Young

Associate Chair, Associate Professor
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry

Areas of interest

Conformational Dynamics in Signaling Proteins, including Ion Channels and Light-Receptors

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  • B.Sc., Biochemistry, University of Toronto
  • Ph.D., Biochemistry, Brandeis University

Selected Publications

  • Page et al. Cytoplasmic autoinhibition in HCN channels is regulated by the transmembrane region J. Membr. Biol. 2020
  • Magee et al. HCN channel C-terminal region speeds activation rates independently of autoinhibition. J. Membr. Biol. 2015
  • Wong et al. Ligand-binding domain subregions contributing to bimodal agonism in cyclic nucleotide-gated channels. J. Gen. Physiol. 2011
  • Wicks et al. Cytoplasmic cAMP-sensing domain of hyperpolarization-activated cation (HCN) channels uses two structurally distinct mechanisms to regulate voltage gating. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2011