Carolyn Walch Slayman PhD

Sterling Professor of Genetics and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology; Deputy Dean for Academic & Scientific Affairs

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchKavli Institute for Neuroscience | Cellular & Molecular Physiology: Membrane Proteins - Pumps and Transporters; Membrane Protein Sorting and Trafficking; Physiology and Integrative Medical Biology Track; Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular PhysiologyGenetics

Research Interests

Genetics of Ion Transport more...


  • Ph.D., Rockefeller University, 1963

Selected Publications

  • Lecchi, S., Nelson, C.J., Allen, K.E., Swaney, D.L., Thompson, K.L., Coon, J.J., Sussman, M.R., and Slayman, C.W. (2007) Tandem phosphorylation of Ser-911 and Thr-912 at the C-terminus of yeast plasma membrane H+-ATPase leads to glucose-dependent activation. J.Biol.Chem. 282:35471-35481. (PMID: 17932035)
  • Guerra, G., Petrov, V.V., Allen, K.E., Miranda, M., Pardo, J.P., and Slayman, C.W. (2007) Role of transmembrane segment M8 in the biogenesis and function of yeast plasma-membrane H+-ATPase. Biochim.Biophys.Acta 1768:2383-2392. (PMID: 17573037)
  • Mason, A. B., Allen, K. E., and Slayman, C. W. (2006) Effects of C-terminal truncations on trafficking of the yeast plasma membrane H+-ATPase. Biological Chemistry 281:23887-23898



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