Franklin Mullins

Instructor, Pathology

Professional Education

Board Certification: Molecular Genetic Pathology, American Board of Pathology (2009)

Board Certification: Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology (2008)

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2008) CA

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2007) CA

Medical Education: Vanderbilt University (2004) TN

Professional Education: Vanderbilt University (2002) TN

BA, Williams College, Biology & Mathematics (1997)

Honors & Awards

Career Development Award (K08), National Institutes of Health (2011)

STIM1 and calmodulin interact with Orai1 to induce Ca2+-dependent inactivation of CRAC channels
Mullins, F. M., Park, C. Y., Dolmetsch, R. E., & Lewis, R. S. (2009). STIM1 and calmodulin interact with Orai1 to induce Ca2+-dependent inactivation of CRAC channels. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 106(36), 15495-15500.

Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer due to a previously undescribed CDH1 splice site mutation
Matsukuma, K. E., Mullins, F. M., Dietz, L., Zehnder, J. L., Ford, J. M., & Schrijver, I. (2010). Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer due to a previously undescribed CDH1 splice site mutation. HUMAN PATHOLOGY, 41(8), 1200-1203.

STIM1 Clusters and Activates CRAC Channels via Direct Binding of a Cytosolic Domain to Orai1
Park, C. Y., Hoover, P. J., Mullins, F. M., Bachhawat, P., Covington, E. D., & Lewis, R. S. (2009). STIM1 Clusters and Activates CRAC Channels via Direct Binding of a Cytosolic Domain to Orai1. CELL, 136(5), 876-890.

Cytologic Evaluation of Lymphadenopathy Associated With Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome Role of Immunophenotypic and Molecular Ancillary Studies
Pai, R. K., Mullins, F. M., Kim, Y. H., & Kong, C. S. (2008). Cytologic Evaluation of Lymphadenopathy Associated With Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome Role of Immunophenotypic and Molecular Ancillary Studies. CANCER CYTOPATHOLOGY, 114(5), 323-332.

Identification of an intronic single nucleotide polymorphism leading to allele dropout during validation of a CDH1 sequencing assay: implications for designing polymerase chain reaction-based assays
Mullins, F. M., Dietz, L., Lay, M., Zehnder, J. L., Ford, J., & Schrijver, I. (2007). Identification of an intronic single nucleotide polymorphism leading to allele dropout during validation of a CDH1 sequencing assay: implications for designing polymerase chain reaction-based assays. GENETICS IN MEDICINE, 9(11), 752-760.

Diagnosis of transfusion-related acute lung injury: TRALI or not TRALI?
Fontaine, M. J., MALONE, J., Mullins, F. M., & GRUMET, F. C. (2006). Diagnosis of transfusion-related acute lung injury: TRALI or not TRALI?. ANNALS OF CLINICAL AND LABORATORY SCIENCE, 36(1), 53-58.

Functional interaction between extracellular sodium, potassium and inactivation gating in HERG channels
Mullins, F. M., Stepanovic, S. Z., Gillani, N. B., George, A. L., & Balser, J. R. (2004). Functional interaction between extracellular sodium, potassium and inactivation gating in HERG channels. JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LONDON, 558(3), 729-744.

Extracellular sodium interacts with the HERG channel at an outer pore site
Mullins, F. M., Stepanovic, S. Z., Desai, R. R., George, A. L., & Balser, J. R. (2002). Extracellular sodium interacts with the HERG channel at an outer pore site. JOURNAL OF GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY, 120(4), 517-537.

Probing the interaction between inactivation gating and D-sotalol block of HERG
Numaguchi, H., Mullins, F. M., Johnson, J. P., Johns, D. C., Po, S. S., & Balser, J. R. (2000). Probing the interaction between inactivation gating and D-sotalol block of HERG. CIRCULATION RESEARCH, 87(11), 1012-1018.

Human ether-a-go-go-related gene K+ channel gating probed with extracellular Ca2+ - Evidence for two distinct voltage sensors
Johnson, J. P., Mullins, F. M., & Bennett, P. B. (1999). Human ether-a-go-go-related gene K+ channel gating probed with extracellular Ca2+ - Evidence for two distinct voltage sensors. JOURNAL OF GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY, 113(4), 565-580.