trevor.sorrells at ucsf.edu
I study evolution of gene regulation at the level of whole network rewiring. I am interested in how a set of genes becomes regulated by a new transcription factor, and how evolution can influence the form and function of complex networks.
Sorrells T.R., Booth L.N., Tuch B.B., Johnson A.D. (2015) Intersecting transcription networks constrain gene regulatory evolution. Nature. 2015 Jul 16;523(7560):361-5.
Sorrells T.R., Johnson A.D. (2015) Making Sense of Transcription Networks. Cell 161(4):714-723
Baker, C.R., Booth, L.N., Sorrells, T.R., Johnson, A.D. (2012) Protein modularity, cooperative binding, and hybrid regulatory states underlie transcriptional network diversification. Cell. 151:80-95