1986 …2023

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Research Output

2017

Genetically encoded photocross-linkers determine the biological binding site of exendin-4 peptide in the N-terminal domain of the intact human glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor (GLP-1R)

Koole, C., Reynolds, C. A., Mobarec, J. C., Hick, C., Sexton, P. M. & Sakmar, T. P., 28 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 292, 17, p. 7131-7144 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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22 Citations (Scopus)

High throughput, quantitative analysis of human osteoclast differentiation and activity

Diepenhorst, N., Nowell, C., Rueda, P., Henriksen, K., Pierce, T., Cook, A., Pastoureau, P., Sabatini, M., Charman, W., Christopoulos, A., Summers, R., Sexton, P. & Langmead, C., 15 Feb 2017, In : Analytical Biochemistry. 519, p. 51-56 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Improving virtual screening of G protein-coupled receptors via ligand-directed modeling

Coudrat, T., Simms, J., Christopoulos, A., Wootten, D. & Sexton, P. M., 1 Nov 2017, In : PLoS Computational Biology. 13, 11, 40 p., e1005819.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Isoform-specific biased agonism of histamine H3 receptor agonists

Riddy, D. M., Cook, A. E., Diepenhorst, N. A., Bosnyak, S., Brady, R., La Cour, C. M., Mocaer, E., Summers, R. J., Charman, W. N., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & Langmead, C. J., 1 Feb 2017, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 91, 2, p. 87-99 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

M1 muscarinic allosteric modulators slow prion neurodegeneration and restore memory loss

Bradley, S. J., Bourgognon, J. M., Sanger, H. E., Verity, N., Mogg, A. J., White, D. J., Butcher, A. J., Moreno, J. A., Molloy, C., Macedo-Hatch, T., Edwards, J. M., Wess, J., Pawlak, R., Read, D. J., Sexton, P. M., Broad, L. M., Steinert, J. R., Mallucci, G. R., Christopoulos, A., Felder, C. C. & 1 others, Tobin, A. B., 1 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 127, 2, p. 487-499 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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26 Citations (Scopus)

Phase-plate cryo-EM structure of a class B GPCR-G-protein complex

Liang, Y-L., Khoshouei, M., Radjainia, M., Zhang, Y., Glukhova, A., Tarrasch, J., Thal, D., Furness, S. G. B., Christopoulos, G., Coudrat, T., Danev, R., Baumeister, W., Miller, L. J., Christopoulos, A., Kobilka, B., Wootten, D., Skiniotis, G. & Sexton, P., 1 Jun 2017, In : Nature. 546, 7656, p. 118-123 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

199 Citations (Scopus)

Small-molecule-biased formyl peptide receptor agonist compound 17b protects against myocardial ischaemia-reperfusion injury in mice

Qin, C. X., May, L. T., Li, R., Cao, N., Rosli, S., Deo, M., Alexander, A. E., Horlock, D., Bourke, J. E., Yang, Y. H., Stewart, A. G., Kaye, D. M., Du, X. J., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A., Gao, X. M. & Ritchie, R. H., 7 Feb 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 13 p., 14232.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Structural features embedded in G protein-coupled receptor co-crystal structures are key to their success in virtual screening

Coudrat, T., Christopoulos, A., Sexton, P. M. & Wootten, D., 1 Apr 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 4, 29 p., e0174719.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Structure of the adenosine A1 receptor reveals the basis for subtype selectivity

Glukhova, A., Thal, D. M., Nguyen, A. T., Vecchio, L., Jorg, M., Scammells, P. J., May, L. T., Sexton, P. M. & Christopoulos, A., 23 Feb 2017, In : Cell. 168, 5, p. 867-877.e13

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92 Citations (Scopus)

What determines the magnitude of cellular response for activation of G protein-coupled receptors?

Furness, S. G. B., Wootten, D. & Sexton, P. M., 6 Feb 2017, In : Cell Cycle. 16, 5, p. 392-394 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialOtherpeer-review

2016

4-phenylpyridin-2-one derivatives: a novel class of positive allosteric modulator of the M1 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor

Mistry, S. N., Jorg, M., Lim, H., Vinh, N. B., Sexton, P. M., Capuano, B., Christopoulos, A., Lane, J. R. & Scammells, P. J., 14 Jan 2016, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 59, 1, p. 388-409 22 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerated structure-based design of chemically diverse allosteric modulators of a muscarinic G protein-coupled receptor

Miao, Y., Goldfeld, D. A., Moo, E. V., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A., McCammon, J. A. & Valant, C., 20 Sep 2016, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 113, 38, p. E5675-E5684 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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40 Citations (Scopus)

A hydrogen-bonded polar network in the core of the glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor is a fulcrum for biased agonism: lessons from class B crystal structuress

Wootten, D., Reynolds, C. A., Koole, C., Smith, K. J., Mobarec, J. C., Simms, J., Quon, T., Coudrat, T., Furness, S. G. B., Miller, L. J., Christopoulos, A. & Sexton, P. M., 1 Mar 2016, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 89, 3, p. 335-347 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)

An allosteric role for receptor activity-modifying proteins in defining GPCR pharmacology

Gingell, J. J., Simms, J., Barwell, J., Poyner, D., Watkins, H. A., Pioszak, A. A., Sexton, P. M. & Hay, D., 17 May 2016, In : Cell Discovery. 2, 14 p., 16012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Calcitonin

Findlay, D. M., Sexton, P. M. & Martin, T. J., 2016, Endocrinology: Adult & Pediatric. Jameson, J. L., De Groot, L. J., de Kretser, D. M., Giudice, L. C., Grossman, A. B., Melmed, S., Potts Jr, J. T. & Weir, G. C. (eds.). 7th ed. Philadelphia PA USA: Elsevier, p. 1004 - 1017 14 p.

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Crystal structures of the M1 and M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors

Thal, D. M., Sun, B., Feng, D., Nawaratne, V., Leach, K., Felder, C. C., Bures, M. G., Evans, D. A., Weis, W. I., Bachhawat, P., Kobilka, T. S., Sexton, P. M., Kobilka, B. K. & Christopoulos, A., 17 Mar 2016, In : Nature. 531, 7594, p. 335-340 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

135 Citations (Scopus)

Extracellular loop 2 of the adenosine A1 receptor has a key role in orthosteric ligand affinity and agonist efficacy

Nguyen, A. T. N., Baltos, J-A., Thomas, T., Nguyen, T. D., Lopez Munoz, L., Gregory, K. J., White, P. J., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & May, L. T., 1 Dec 2016, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 90, 6, p. 703-714 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)

Glucagon-like peptide-1 and its class B G protein-coupled receptors: a long march to therapeutic successes

de Graaf, C., Donnelly, D., Wootten, D., Lau, J., Sexton, P. M., Miller, L. J., Ahn, J-M., Liao, J., Fletcher, M. M., Yang, D., Brown, A. J. H., Zhou, C., Deng, J. & Wang, M-W., 1 Oct 2016, In : Pharmacological Reviews. 68, 4, p. 954-1013 60 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

65 Citations (Scopus)

Isoform-specific bias of histamine H3 receptor agonists

Riddy, D., Cook, A. E., Diepenhorst, N., Bosnyak, S., Brady, R., La Cour, C. M., Mocaer, E., Summers, R., Charman, W., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & Langmead, C., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

18 Citations (Scopus)

Ligand-dependent modulation of G protein conformation alters drug efficacy

Furness, S. G. B., Liang, Y-L., Nowell, C. J., Halls, M. L., Wookey, P. J., Dal Maso, E., Inoue, A., Christopoulos, A., Wootten, D. & Sexton, P. M., 20 Oct 2016, In : Cell. 167, 3, p. 739-749 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

51 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular mechanisms of action of M5 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor allosteric modulators

Berizzi, A. E., Gentry, P. R., Rueda, P., Hoedt, S. D., Sexton, P. M., Langmead, C. J. & Christopoulos, A., 1 Oct 2016, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 90, 4, p. 427-436 10 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Monotreme glucagon-like peptide-1 in venom and gut: one gene - two very different functions

Tsend-Ayush, E., He, C., Myers, M. A., Andrikopoulos, S., Wong, N., Sexton, P. M., Wootten, D., Forbes, B. E. & Grutzner, F., 29 Nov 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 12 p., 37744.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Murine GPRC6A mediates cellular responses to L-amino acids, but not osteocalcin variants

Rueda, P., Harley, E., Lu, Y., Stewart, G. D., Fabb, S., Diepenhorst, N., Cremers, B., Rouillon, M-H., Wehrle, I., Geant, A., Lamarche, G., Leach, K., Charman, W. N., Christopoulos, A., Summers, R. J., Sexton, P. M. & Langmead, C. J., 1 Jan 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 1, p. 1-19 19 p., e0146846.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Novel irreversible agonists acting at the A1 adenosine receptor

Jorg, M., Glukhova, A., Abdul Ridha, A., Vecchio, E. A., Nguyen, A., Sexton, P., White, P., May, L., Christopoulos, A. & Scammells, P., 22 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 59, 24, p. 11182-11194 13 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of loops in G protein-coupled receptor homology models: effect of imprecise surroundings and constraints

Arora, B., Coudrat, T., Wootten, D., Christopoulos, A., Noronha, S. B. & Sexton, P. M., 25 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. 56, 4, p. 671-686 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Quantification of adenosine A1 receptor biased agonism: Implications for drug discovery

Baltos, J-A., Gregory, K. J., White, P. J., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & May, L. T., 1 Jan 2016, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 99, p. 101-112 12 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Role of the second extracellular loop of the adenosine A1 receptor on allosteric modulator binding, signaling, and cooperativity

Nguyen, A. T. N., Vecchio, E. A., Thomas, T., Nguyen, T. D., Aurelio, L., Scammells, P. J., White, P. J., Sexton, P. M., Gregory, K. J., May, L. T. & Christopoulos, A., 1 Dec 2016, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 90, 6, p. 715-725 11 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Systematic analysis of factors influencing observations of biased agonism at the mu-opioid receptor

Thompson, G. L., Lane, J. R., Coudrat, T., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & Canals, M., 1 Aug 2016, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 113, p. 70-87 18 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)

The complexity of signalling mediated by the glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor

Fletcher, M. M., Halls, M. L., Christopoulos, A., Sexton, P. M. & Wootten, D., 15 Apr 2016, In : Biochemical Society Transactions. 44, 2, p. 582-588 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

The extracellular surface of the GLP-1 receptor is a molecular trigger for biased agonism

Wootten, D., Reynolds, C. A., Smith, K. J., Mobarec, J. C., Koole, C., Savage, E. E., Pabreja, K., Simms, J., Sridhar, R., Furness, S. G. B., Liu, M., Thompson, P. E., Miller, L. J., Christopoulos, A. & Sexton, P. M., 16 Jun 2016, In : Cell. 165, 7, p. 1632-1643 12 p.

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54 Citations (Scopus)

The role of kinetic context in apparent biased agonism at GPCRs

Herenbrink, C. K., Sykes, D. A., Donthamsetti, P., Canals, M., Coudrat, T., Shonberg, J., Scammells, P. J., Capuano, B., Sexton, P. M., Charlton, S. J., Javitch, J. A., Christopoulos, A. & Lane, J. R., 24 Feb 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 14 p., 10842.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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126 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a structural understanding of allosteric drugs at the human calcium-sensing receptor

Leach, K., Gregory, K., Kufareva, I., Khajehali, E., Cook, A. E., Abagyan, R., Conigrave, A. D., Sexton, P. M. & Christopoulos, A., 1 May 2016, In : Cell Research. 26, 5, p. 574-592 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

34 Citations (Scopus)

Use of cysteine trapping to map spatial approximations between residues contributing to the helix N-capping motif of secretin and distinct residues within each of the extracellular loops of its receptor

Dong, M., Lam, P. C. H., Orry, A., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A., Abagyan, R. & Miller, L. J., 4 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 291, 10, p. 5172-5184 13 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

β-arrestin-biased agonists of the GLP-1 receptor from β-amino acid residue incorporation into GLP-1 analogues

Hager, M. V., Johnson, L. M., Wootten, D., Sexton, P. M. & Gellman, S. H., 16 Nov 2016, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 138, 45, p. 14970-14979 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

23 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A structure-activity relationship study of the positive allosteric modulator LY2033298 at the M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor

Szabo, M., Huynh, T., Valant, C., Lane, J. R., Sexton, P. M., Christopoulos, A. & Capuano, B., 2015, In : MedChemComm. 6, 11, p. 1998-2003 6 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Biased agonism and biased allosteric modulation at the CB1 cannabinoid receptors

Khajehali, E., Malone, D. T., Glass, M., Sexton, P., Christopoulos, A. & Leach, K., 2015, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 88, 2, p. 368-379 12 p.

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69 Citations (Scopus)

Biased agonism of endogenous opioid peptides at the μ-opioid receptor

Thompson, G. L., Lane, J. R. D., Coudrat, T., Sexton, P., Christopoulos, A. & Canals, M., 2015, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 88, 2, p. 335-346 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

44 Citations (Scopus)

Biased allosteric modulation at the CaS receptor engendered by structurally diverse calcimimetics

Cook, A. E., Mistry, S. N., Gregory, K. J., Furness, S. G. B., Sexton, P., Scammells, P. J., Conigrave, A., Christopoulos, A. & Leach, K., 2015, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 172, 1, p. 185 - 200 16 p.

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41 Citations (Scopus)
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6 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a highly selective allosteric antagonist radioligand for the type 1 cholecystokinin receptor and elucidation of its molecular basis of binding

Dong, M., Vattelana, A. M., Lam, P. C. H., Orry, A., Abagyan, R., Christopoulos, A., Sexton, P., Haines, D. R. & Miller, L. J., 2015, In : Molecular Pharmacology. 87, 1, p. 130-140 11 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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10 Citations (Scopus)

Endogenous allosteric modulators of G protein-coupled receptors

Van Der Westhuizen, E. T., Valant, C., Sexton, P. & Christopoulos, A., 2015, In : Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 353, 2, p. 246 - 260 15 p.

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63 Citations (Scopus)

GPCR structure, function, drug discovery and crystallography: report from Academia-Industry International Conference (UK Royal Society) Chicheley Hall, 1-2 September 2014

Heifetz, A., Schertler, G. F. X., Seifert, R., Tate, C. G., Sexton, P. M., Gurevich, V. V., Fourmy, D., Cherezov, V., Marshall, F., Storer, R. I., Moraes, I., Tikhonova, I., Tautermann, C., Hunt, P., Ceska, T., Hodgson, S., Bodkin, M., Singh, S., Law, R. & Biggin, P., 22 Aug 2015, In : Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology. 388, 8, p. 883-903 21 p., 1111.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular mechanism of action of triazolobenzodiazepinone agonists of the type 1 cholecystokinin receptor. Possible cooperativity across the receptor homodimeric complex

Desai, A. J., Lam, P. C. H., Orry, A., Abagyan, R., Christopoulos, A., Sexton, P. & Miller, L. J., 2015, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 58, 24, p. 9562-9577 16 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Novel allosteric modulators of G protein-coupled receptors

Gentry, P. R., Sexton, P. M. & Christopoulos, A., 2015, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 290, 32, p. 19478-19488 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

90 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and pharmacological evaluation of M4 muscarinic receptor positive allosteric modulators derived from VU10004

Huynh, T., Valant, C., Crosby, I. T., Sexton, P., Christopoulos, A. & Capuano, B., 2015, In : ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 6, 6, p. 838 - 844 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)