Hwang, Wonmuk individual record
Associate Professor
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Academic Articles70
  • Mallis, R. J., Duke-Cohan, J. S., Das, D. K., Akitsu, A., Luoma, A. M., Banik, D., ... Reinherz, E. L. (2021). Molecular design of the γδT cell receptor ectodomain encodes biologically fit ligand recognition in the absence of mechanosensing.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 118(26), e2023050118.
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  • Li, X., Mizsei, R., Tan, K., Mallis, R. J., Duke-Cohan, J. S., Akitsu, A., ... Reinherz, E. L. (2021). Pre–T cell receptors topologically sample self-ligands during thymocyte β-selection. Science. 371(6525), 181-185.
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  • Shi, J., Shen, Q., Cho, J., & Hwang, W. (2020). Entropy Hotspots for the Binding of Intrinsically Disordered Ligands to a Receptor Domain.. Biophys J. 118(10), 2502-2512.
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  • Hwang, W., Mallis, R. J., Lang, M. J., & Reinherz, E. L. (2020). The TCR mechanosensor exploits dynamic ectodomain allostery to optimize its ligand recognition site.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. (35), 21345.
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  • Hwang, W., & Karplus, M. (2019). Structural basis for power stroke vs. Brownian ratchet mechanisms of motor proteins.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 116(40), 19777-19785.
  • Teng, X., & Hwang, W. (2014). Cell and Matrix Mechanics. Kaunas, R., & Zemel, A. (Eds.), Cell and Matrix Mechanics. 101-118. CRC Press.
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  • Hwang, W. (2010). How to Measure Biomolecular Forces: A Tug-of-War Approach. Computational Modeling in Biomechanics. 533-548. Springer Netherlands.
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  • KAMM, R. D., KIM, T., & HWANG, W. (2009). ANALYSIS OF THE MODELS FOR CYTOSKELETAL RHEOLOGY. Tributes to Yuan-Cheng Fung on His 90th Birthday. 143-152. World Scientific.
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Conference Papers27
  • Shi, J., Cho, J., & Hwang, W. (2021). Coupling between local hydration and protein motion in determining the free energy of ligand binding. PROTEIN SCIENCE. 30, 45-45.
  • Hwang, W., Arpag, G., Farmer, V., Lawrence, E., & Zanic, M. (2021). Simultaneous tracking of multiple dynamic microtubules decorated by the microtubule-associated protein EB1. PROTEIN SCIENCE. 30, 43-43.
  • Chang-Gonzalez, A. C., Hwang, W., Mallis, R. J., Lang, M. J., & Reinherz, E. L. (2021). The Effects of Load on the Conformations of A6 TCR in Complex with Peptide-Bound MHC. PROTEIN SCIENCE. 30, 32-32.
  • Gonzales, J. E., Shi, J., Cho, J., & Hwang, W. (2021). Domain-Domain Interactions in the Self-Assembly of Non-Structural Protein 1 from Influenza a Virus. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL. 120(3), 23A-23A.
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Texas A&M University; Biomedical Engineering; 3120 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3120