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Matthew P. Miller, PhD

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments: Biochemistry - Assistant Professor

Academic Office Information

(801) 213-6368

Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

15 N Medical Dr E, Room: 5200B
Salt Lake City, UT

Research Interests

  • Chromosome Segregation
  • Cell Division
  • Microtubules
  • Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics

Education History

Postdoctoral Fellowship Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellow
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Undergraduate Carleton College

Selected Publications

  1. Zahm JA, Stewart MG, Carrier JS, Harrison SC, Miller MP (2021). Structural basis of Stu2 recruitment to yeast kinetochores. Elife (10). England.
  2. Herman JA, Miller MP, Biggins S (2020). chTOG is a conserved mitotic error correction factor. Elife (9). England.
  3. Gutierrez A, Kim JO, Umbreit NT, Asbury CL, Davis TN, Miller MP, Biggins S (2020). Cdk1 Phosphorylation of the Dam1 Complex Strengthens Kinetochore-Microtubule Attachments. Curr Biol (30(22), pp. 4491-4499.e5). England.
  4. Miller MP, Evans RK, Zelter A, Geyer EA, MacCoss MJ, Rice LM, Davis TN, Asbury CL, Biggins S (2019). Kinetochore-associated Stu2 promotes chromosome biorientation in vivo. PLoS Genet (15(10), pp. e1008423). United States.
  5. Miller MP, Suominen P, Aristidou A, Hause B, Van Hoek P, Asleson Dundon C (2012). Lactic acid-producing yeast cells having nonfunctional l- or d-lactate:ferricytochrome c oxidoreductase cells. U.S. Patent No. 8,137,953. Washington, D.C.:U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.