Sam Wells
Faculty Member
Last active: 4/11/2016


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Hypertension is associated with preamyloid oligomers in human atrium: a missing link in atrial pathophysiology? Sidorova TN, Mace LC, Wells KS, Yermalitskaya LV, Su PF, Shyr Y, Atkinson JB, Fogo AB, Prinsen JK, Byrne JG, Petracek MR, Greelish JP, Hoff SJ, Ball SK, Glabe CG, Brown NJ, Barnett JV, Murray KT (2014) J Am Heart Assoc 3(6): e001384
    › Primary publication · 25468655 (PubMed) · PMC4338732 (PubMed Central)
  2. Reactive γ-ketoaldehydes promote protein misfolding and preamyloid oligomer formation in rapidly-activated atrial cells. Sidorova TN, Yermalitskaya LV, Mace LC, Wells KS, Boutaud O, Prinsen JK, Davies SS, Roberts LJ, Dikalov SI, Glabe CG, Amarnath V, Barnett JV, Murray KT (2015) J Mol Cell Cardiol : 295-302
    › Primary publication · 25463275 (PubMed) · PMC4302000 (PubMed Central)
  3. Quantitative Imaging of Preamyloid Oligomers, a Novel Structural Abnormality, in Human Atrial Samples. Sidorova TN, Mace LC, Wells KS, Yermalitskaya LV, Su PF, Shyr Y, Byrne JG, Petracek MR, Greelish JP, Hoff SJ, Ball SK, Glabe CG, Brown NJ, Barnett JV, Murray KT (2014) J Histochem Cytochem 62(7): 479-87
    › Primary publication · 24789805 (PubMed) · PMC4072180 (PubMed Central)
  4. Activation of MAPK and FoxO by manganese (Mn) in rat neonatal primary astrocyte cultures. Exil V, Ping L, Yu Y, Chakraborty S, Caito SW, Wells KS, Karki P, Lee E, Aschner M (2014) PLoS One 9(5): e94753
    › Primary publication · 24787138 (PubMed) · PMC4008430 (PubMed Central)
  5. Longitudinal confocal microscopy imaging of solid tumor destruction following adoptive T cell transfer. Schietinger A, Arina A, Liu RB, Wells S, Huang J, Engels B, Bindokas V, Bartkowiak T, Lee D, Herrmann A, Piston DW, Pittet MJ, Lin PC, Zal T, Schreiber H (2013) Oncoimmunology 2(11): e26677
    › Primary publication · 24482750 (PubMed) · PMC3895414 (PubMed Central)
  6. CXCR4 drives the metastatic phenotype in breast cancer through induction of CXCR2 and activation of MEK and PI3K pathways. Sobolik T, Su YJ, Wells S, Ayers GD, Cook RS, Richmond A (2014) Mol Biol Cell 25(5): 566-82
    › Primary publication · 24403602 (PubMed) · PMC3937084 (PubMed Central)
  7. Tolerant anti-insulin B cells are effective APCs. Kendall PL, Case JB, Sullivan AM, Holderness JS, Wells KS, Liu E, Thomas JW (2013) J Immunol 190(6): 2519-26
    › Primary publication · 23396943 (PubMed) · PMC3652276 (PubMed Central)
  8. Activation of protein kinase C alters the intracellular distribution and mobility of cardiac Na+ channels. Hallaq H, Wang DW, Kunic JD, George AL, Wells KS, Murray KT (2012) Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 302(3): H782-9
    › Primary publication · 22101522 (PubMed) · PMC3353784 (PubMed Central)
  9. Voltage-gated sodium channels are required for heart development in zebrafish. Chopra SS, Stroud DM, Watanabe H, Bennett JS, Burns CG, Wells KS, Yang T, Zhong TP, Roden DM (2010) Circ Res 106(8): 1342-50
    › Primary publication · 20339120 (PubMed) · PMC2869449 (PubMed Central)
  10. Real-time, multidimensional in vivo imaging used to investigate blood flow in mouse pancreatic islets. Nyman LR, Wells KS, Head WS, McCaughey M, Ford E, Brissova M, Piston DW, Powers AC (2008) J Clin Invest 118(11): 3790-7
    › Primary publication · 18846254 (PubMed) · PMC2564611 (PubMed Central)
  11. Quantitation of protein kinase A-mediated trafficking of cardiac sodium channels in living cells. Hallaq H, Yang Z, Viswanathan PC, Fukuda K, Shen W, Wang DW, Wells KS, Zhou J, Yi J, Murray KT (2006) Cardiovasc Res 72(2): 250-61
    › Primary publication · 16973141 (PubMed)
  12. Substrate-dependent contribution of double-stranded RNA-binding motifs to ADAR2 function. Xu M, Wells KS, Emeson RB (2006) Mol Biol Cell 17(7): 3211-20
    › Primary publication · 16672376 (PubMed) · PMC1552048 (PubMed Central)
  13. Structure theorems and the dynamics of nitrogen catabolite repression in yeast. Boczko EM, Cooper TG, Gedeon T, Mischaikow K, Murdock DG, Pratap S, Wells KS (2005) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102(16): 5647-52
    › Primary publication · 15814615 (PubMed) · PMC556013 (PubMed Central)
  14. Global shifts in protein sumoylation in response to electrophile and oxidative stress. Manza LL, Codreanu SG, Stamer SL, Smith DL, Wells KS, Roberts RL, Liebler DC (2004) Chem Res Toxicol 17(12): 1706-15
    › Primary publication · 15606148 (PubMed)
  15. Mutations in the IGF-II pathway that confer resistance to lytic reovirus infection. Sheng J, Organ EL, Hao C, Wells KS, Ruley HE, Rubin DH (2004) BMC Cell Biol : 32
    › Primary publication · 15333144 (PubMed) · PMC517494 (PubMed Central)
  16. Modulation of RNA editing by functional nucleolar sequestration of ADAR2. Sansam CL, Wells KS, Emeson RB (2003) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100(24): 14018-23
    › Primary publication · 14612560 (PubMed) · PMC283538 (PubMed Central)
  17. Development of a novel fluorogenic proteolytic beacon for in vivo detection and imaging of tumour-associated matrix metalloproteinase-7 activity. McIntyre JO, Fingleton B, Wells KS, Piston DW, Lynch CC, Gautam S, Matrisian LM (2004) Biochem J 377(Pt 3): 617-28
    › Primary publication · 14556651 (PubMed) · PMC1223892 (PubMed Central)
  18. Cardiac-enriched LIM domain protein fhl2 is required to generate I(Ks) in a heterologous system. Kupershmidt S, Yang IC, Sutherland M, Wells KS, Yang T, Yang P, Balser JR, Roden DM (2002) Cardiovasc Res 56(1): 93-103
    › Primary publication · 12237170 (PubMed)
  19. Direct visualization of individual DNA molecules by fluorescence microscopy: characterization of the factors affecting signal/background and optimization of imaging conditions using YOYO. Gurrieri S, Wells KS, Johnson ID, Bustamante C (1997) Anal Biochem 249(1): 44-53
    › Primary publication · 9193707 (PubMed)
  20. Analysis of mitochondrial morphology and function with novel fixable fluorescent stains. Poot M, Zhang YZ, Krämer JA, Wells KS, Jones LJ, Hanzel DK, Lugade AG, Singer VL, Haugland RP (1996) J Histochem Cytochem 44(12): 1363-72
    › Primary publication · 8985128 (PubMed)
  21. Real-time imaging of the reorientation mechanisms of YOYO-labelled DNA molecules during 90 degrees and 120 degrees pulsed field gel electrophoresis. Gurrieri S, Smith SB, Wells KS, Johnson ID, Bustamante C (1996) Nucleic Acids Res 24(23): 4759-67
    › Primary publication · 8972863 (PubMed) · PMC146294 (PubMed Central)
  22. Simultaneous visualization of G- and F-actin in endothelial cells. Haugland RP, You W, Paragas VB, Wells KS, DuBose DA (1994) J Histochem Cytochem 42(3): 345-50
    › Primary publication · 8308251 (PubMed)
  23. Use of a new fluorogenic phosphatase substrate in immunohistochemical applications. Larison KD, BreMiller R, Wells KS, Clements I, Haugland RP (1995) J Histochem Cytochem 43(1): 77-83
    › Primary publication · 7822768 (PubMed)
  24. Fluorescence-based signal amplification technology. Singer VL, Paragas VB, Larison KD, Wells KS, Fox CJ, Haugland RP (1994) Am Biotechnol Lab 12(11): 55-6, 58
    › Primary publication · 7765427 (PubMed)
  25. An analysis of circular intensity differential scattering measurements: studies on the sperm cell of Eledone cirrhosa. Wells KS, Beach DA, Keller D, Bustamante C (1986) Biopolymers 25(11): 2043-64
    › Primary publication · 3790701 (PubMed)
  26. Recent advances in polarization spectroscopy: perspectives of the extension to the soft X-ray region. Bustamante C, Maestre MF, Wells KS (1986) Photochem Photobiol 44(3): 331-41
    › Primary publication · 3786454 (PubMed)
  27. Differential polarization imaging. III. Theory confirmation. Patterns of polymerization of hemoglobin S in red blood sickle cells. Beach DA, Bustamante C, Wells KS, Foucar KM (1987) Biophys J 52(6): 947-54
    › Primary publication · 3427201 (PubMed) · PMC1330093 (PubMed Central)
  28. Differential polarization imaging. III. Theory confirmation. Patterns of polymerization of hemoglobin S in red blood sickle cells. Beach DA, Bustamante C, Wells KS, Foucar KM (1988) Biophys J 53(3): 449-56
    › Primary publication · 3349134 (PubMed) · PMC1330212 (PubMed Central)