Publications

2022

Dynamic assembly of the mRNA m6 A methyltransferase complex is regulated by METTL3 phase separation. Dasol Han, Andrew P. Longhini, Xuemei Zhang, Vivian Hoang, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Kenneth S. Kosik (Download PDF) 

CREST, a Cas13-Based, Rugged,Equitable, Scalable Testing (CREST) for SARS-CoV-2 Detection in Patient Samples. Zach Aralis, Jennifer N. Rauch, Morgane Audouard, Eric Valois, Ryan S. Lach, Sabrina Solley, Naomi J. Baxter, Kenneth S. Kosik, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Diego Acosta-Alvear, and Carolina Arias. (Download PDF) 

2021

Algal p-coumaric acid induces oxidative stress and siderophore biosynthesis in the bacterial symbiont Phaeobacter inhibens. Rurun Wang, Étienne Gallant, Maxwell Z.Wilson, Yihan Wu, Anran Li, Zemer Gitai, Mohammad R. Seyedsayamdost. (Download PDF)

Comparison of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Screening Using Reverse Transcriptase–Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction or CRISPR-Based Assays in Asymptomatic College Students. Jennifer N. Rauch, PhD; Eric Valois, PhD; Jose Carlos Ponce-Rojas, PhD; Zach Aralis, BS; Ryan S. Lach, BA; Francesca Zappa, PhD; Morgane Audouard, PhD; Sabrina C. Solley, MA; Chinmay Vaidya, BS; Michael Costello, BS; Holly Smith, RN, BSN; Ali Javanbakht, MD; Betsy Malear, MS, RD; Laura Polito, MD; Stewart Comer, MD; Katherine Arn, MD; Kenneth S. Kosik, MD; Diego Acosta-Alvear, PhD; Maxwell Z. Wilson, PhD; Lynn Fitzgibbons, MD; Carolina Arias, PhD. (Download PDF) 

Shining Light on Cyclopentadienone−Norbornadiene Diels−Alder Adducts to Enable Photoinduced Click Chemistry with Cyclopentadiene. Sophia J. Bailey, Friedrich Stricker, Erik Hopkins, Maxwell Z. Wilson,and Javier Read de Alaniz. (Download PDF) 

Formation and Function of Liquid-Like Viral Factories in Negative-Sense Single-Stranded RNA Virus Infections. Justin M. Su , Maxwell Z. Wilson, Charles E. Samuel and Dzwokai Ma. (Download PDF) 

A Scalable, Easy-to-Deploy Protocol for Cas13-Based Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Genetic Material. Jennifer N. Rauch, Eric Valois, Sabrina C. Solley, Friederike Braig, Ryan S. Lach, Morgane Audouard, Jose Carlos Ponce-Rojas, Michael S. Costello, Naomi J. Baxter, Kenneth S. Kosik, Carolina Arias, Diego Acosta-Alvear, Maxwell Z. Wilson. (Download PDF) 

A Fast and Accessible Method for the Isolation of RNA, DNA, and Protein To Facilitate the Detection of SARS-CoV-2. Jose Carlos Ponce-Rojas, Michael S. Costello, Duncan A. Proctor, Kenneth S. Kosik, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Carolina Arias, Diego Acosta-Alvear. (Download PDF) 

Optogenetics in the Hot Seat. Maxwell Z. Wilson. (Download PDF) 

2020

A Live-Cell Screen for Altered Erk Dynamics Reveals Principles of Proliferative Control. Alexander G. Goglia, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Siddhartha G. Jena, Jillian Silbert, Lena P. Basta, Danelle Devenport, Jared E. Toettcher (Download PDF) 

An Optogenetic Platform to Dynamically Control the Stiffness of Collagen Hydrogels. Erik Hopkins, Eric Valois, Alanna Stull, Kristy Le, Angela A. Pitenis, and Maxwell Z. Wilson* (Download PDF) 

A Dual-Mechanism Antibiotic Kills Gram-Negative Bacteria and Avoids Drug Resistance. James K.Martin, Joseph P.Sheehan, Benjamin P.Bratton, Gabriel M.Moore, André Mateus, Sophia Hsin-JungLi, Hahn Kim, Joshua D.Rabinowitz, Athanasios Typas, Mikhail M.Savitski, Maxwell Z.Wilson, Zemer Gitai. (Download PDF) 

Engineering combinatorial and dynamic decoders using synthetic immediate-early genes. Pavithran T. Ravindran, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Siddhartha G. Jena & Jared E. Toettcher. (Download PDF) 

Optogenetic control of protein binding using light-switchable nanobodies. Agnieszka A. Gil, César Carrasco-López, Liyuan Zhu, Evan M. Zhao, Pavithran T. Ravindran, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Alexander G. Goglia, José L. Avalos & Jared E. Toettcher. (Download PDF) 

The proline-rich domain promotes Tau liquid–liquid phase separation in cells.  Xuemei Zhang, Michael Vigers, James McCarty, Jennifer N. Rauch, Glenn H. Fredrickson, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Joan-Emma Shea, Songi Han, and Kenneth S. Kosik. (Download PDF) 

The impact of SARS-CoV-2 in dementia across Latin America: A call for an urgent regional plan and coordinated response. Agustin Ibanez, Hernando Santamaria-Garcia, Alejandra Guerrero Barragan, Alexander Kornhuber, Alyne Mendonca Marques Ton, Andrea Slachevsky, Antonio Lucio Teixeira, Beatriz Marcela Mar Meza, Cecilia M. Serrano, Carlos Cano, Carolina Arias Gonzalez, Christian Gonzalez-Billault, Christopher Butler,J ulian Bustin, Claudia Duran-Aniotz, Daisy Acosta, Diana L. Matallana, Diego Acosta-Alvear, Dominic Trépel, Elisa De Paula França Resende, Fabricio Ferreira de Oliveira, Francisco Ibanez, Fernanda G. De Felice, Gorka Navarrete, Ioannis Tarnanas, Irene B. Meier, Jerusa Smid, Jorge Llibre-Guerra, Juan J. Llibre-Rodriguez, Laís Fajersztajn, Leonel Tadao Takada, Lissette Duque, Maira Okada de Oliveira, Maria Aparecida Camargos Bicalho, María Isabel Behrens, Maritza Pintado-Caipa, Mario Parra, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Myriam De La Cruz Puebla, Nilton Custodio, Rodrigo Santibanez, Rodrigo Bernardo Serafim, Ronnielly Melo Tavares, Stefanie Danielle Piña Escudero, Tomas Leon Rodriguez, Walter Dawson, Bruce L. Miller, Kenneth S. Kosik. (Download PDF)

2019

Light-based control of metabolic flux through assembly of synthetic organelles.  Evan M. Zhao, Nathan Suek, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Elliot Dine, Nicole L. Pannucci, Zemer Gitai, José L. Avalos  and Jared E. Toettcher . (Download PDF) 

2018

Lighting up Cancer Dynamics. Pavithran T.Ravindran and Maxwell Z.Wilson. (Download PDF) 

2017

Optogenetic Control of Ras/Erk Signaling Using the Phy–PIF System. Alexander G. Goglia, Maxwell Z. Wilson, Daniel B. DiGiorno, and Jared E. Toettcher.  (Download PDF) 

Tracing Information Flow from Erk to Target Gene Induction Reveals Mechanisms of Dynamic and Combinatorial Control. Maxwell Z. Wilson, Pavithran T. Ravindran, Wendell A. Lim, Jared E. Toettcher. (Download PDF) 

2014 

Enzyme clustering accelerates processing of intermediates through metabolic channeling. Michele Castellana, Maxwell Z Wilson, Yifan Xu, Preeti Joshi, Ileana M Cristea, Joshua D Rabinowitz, Zemer Gitai & Ned S Wingreen. (Download PDF)