Guangyu Wu, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology

LSU Health Sciences Center
1901 Perdido Street P7-1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 568-4740
Fax: (504) 568-2361

Research Interests

Export Trafficking and Signal Regulation of G Protein-Coupled Receptors

Selected Publications

Filipeanu CM, Zhou F, Fugetta EK and Wu G., Differential regulation of the cell-surface targeting and function of beta- and alpha1-adrenergic receptors by Rab1 GTPase in cardiac myocytes, Mol Pharmacol 69:1571-1578, 2006.

Dong C and Wu G., Regulation of anterograde transport of alpha2-adrenergic receptors by the N-termini at multiple intracellular compartments, J Biol Chem In press, 2006.

Dong C, Filipeanu CM, Duvernay MT and Wu G., Regulation of G protein-coupled receptor export trafficking, Biochim Biophys Acta In press (Invited review), 2006.

Filipeanu CM, Zhou F, Lam ML, Kerut KE, Claycomb WC and Wu G., Enhancement of recycling and signaling of beta-adrenergic receptors by Rab4 in cardiac myocytes, J Biol Chem 281:11097-11103, 2006.

Zhou F, Filipeanu CM, Duvernay MT and Wu G., Cell-surface targeting of alpha2-adrenergic receptors - Inhibition by a transport deficient mutant through dimerization, Cell Signal 18:318-327, 2006.

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