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Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, California Institute of Technology, 2020

Thesis topic: The Molecular Biophysics of Physiological and Evolutionary Adaptation
Thesis adviser: Professor Rob Phillips

B.Sc. Biology - Cell & Molecular Emphasis (Honors), University of Utah, 2013
B.Sc. Chemistry - Biological Emphasis & Minor Physics, University of Utah, 2013
A.Sc. General Studies - Utah State University, 2009


indicates equal contribution

  1. Manuel Razo-Mejia, Sarah Marzen, Griffin Chure, Muir Morrison, Rachel Taubman, and Rob Phillips. First-principles prediction of the information processing capacity of a simple genetic circuit, preprint on arXiv ** (2020). DOI: . [Open Access PDF] [Paper Website] [GitHub Repository]

  2. Kathrin S. Laxhuber, Muir Morrison, Griffin Chure, Nathan M. Belliveau, Charlotte Strandkvist, Kyle L. Naughton, and Rob Phillips. Theoretical investigation of a genetic switch for metabolic adaptation, PLoS ONE 15 (2020). DOI: . [Open Access PDF]

  3. Griffin Chure, Zofii A. Kaczmarek, and Rob Phillips. Physiological Adaptability and Parametric Versatility in a Simple Genetic Circuit., preprint on bioRxiv ** (2019). DOI: . [Open Access PDF]

  4. Soichi Hirokawa, Griffin Chure, Nathan M. Belliveau, Geoffrey A. Lovely, Michael Anaya, David G. Schatz, David Baltimore, and Rob Phillips. Sequence-Dependent Dynamics of Endogenous and Synthetic RSSs in V(D)J Recombination, Preprint on bioRxiv ** (2019). DOI: 10.1101/791954. [Open Access PDF]

  5. Griffin Chure, Manuel Razo-Mejia, Nathan M. Belliveau, Tal Einav, Zofii A. Kaczmarek, Stephanie L. Barnes, Mitchell Lewis, and Rob Phillips Predictive Shifts In Free Energy Couple Mutations To Their Phenotypic Consequences, PNAS 116 (2019). DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1907869116. [Open Access PDF] [GitHub Repository] [Website]

  6. Rob Phillips, Nathan M. Belliveau, Griffin Chure, Hernan G. Garcia, Manuel Razo-Mejia, and Clarissa Scholes Figure 1 Theory Meets Figure 2 Experiments in the Study of Gene Expression, Annual Reviews of Biophysics 48 (2019). DOI: 10.1146/annurev-biophys-052118-115525. [Available from publisher]

  7. Griffin Chure, Heun Jin Lee , Akiko Rasmussen, and Rob Phillips. Connecting the Dots Between Mechanosensitive Channel Abundance, Osmotic Shock, and Survival At Single-Cell Resolution, Journal of Bacteriology 200 (2018). DOI: 10.1128/JB.00460-18. [Open Access PDF] [GitHub Repository] [Website]

  8. Manuel Razo-Mejia, Stephanie L. Barnes, Nathan M. Belliveau, Griffin Chure, Tal Einav, Mitchell Lewis, and Rob Phillips. Tuning Transcriptional Regulation Through Signaling: A Predictive Theory of Allosteric Induction, Cell Systems 6 (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.cels.2018.02.004. [Open Access PDF] [GitHub Repository] [Website]

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