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Jain, M.K., Yamada, T., Lefkowitz, R.J. We Need More Doctors Who Are Scientists. New York Times. Sept. 23, 2019.

Nguyen, A.H., Thomsen, A.R.B., Cahill III, T.J., Huang, R., Huang, L., Marcink, T., Clarke, O.B., Hissel, S., Masoudi, A., Ben-Hail, D., Samaan, F., Dandey, V.P., Tan, Y.Z., Hong, C., Mahoney, J.P., Triest, S., Little IV, J., Chen, X., Sunahara, R., Steyaert, J., Molina, H., Yu, Z., des Georges, A., Lefkowitz, R.J. Structure of an Endosomal Signaling GPCR-G Protein-β-arrestin Mega-Complex.Nature Structural and Molecular Biology. Dec; 26(12):1123-1131, 2019.

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Liu, X., Masoudi, A., Kahsai, A.W., Huang, L.Y., Pani, B., Staus, D.P., Shim, P.J., Hirata, K., Simhal, R.K., Schwalb, A.M., Rambarat, P.K., Ahn, S., Lefkowitz, R.J., Kobilka, B. Mechanism of β2AR Regulation by an Intracellular Positive Allosteric Modulator. Science. June 28; 364(6447): 1283-1287, 2019.

Wingler, L.M., McMahon, C., Staus, D.P., Lefkowitz, R.J., Kruse, A.C. Distinctive Activation Mechanism for Angiotensin Receptor Revealed by a Synthetic Nanobody. Cell. Jan. 24; 176(3): 479-490, 2019.

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Staus, D.P., Wingler, L.M., Choi, M., Pani, B., Manglik, A., Kruse, A.C., Lefkowitz, R.J.  Sortase Ligation Enables Homogeneous GPCR Phosphorylation to Reveal Diversity in β-arrestin Coupling. PNAS. Apr.10; 115(15): 3834-3839, 2018. PMCID: PMC5899476.

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