Dr. Edward Marcotte

Dr. Edward Marcotte is the Mr. and Mrs. Corbin J. Robertson, Sr. Regents Chair in Molecular Biology at the University of Texas at Austin, where he also serves as Co-Director of the Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology. Dr. Marcotte has spent more than 20 years researching proteomics, synthetic biology and bioinformatics and has authored more than 200 articles and filed 16 patents on his work. He is the co-founder of Erisyon, Inc.

Academic Appointment(s)

  • Professor, Molecular Biosciences, College of Natural Sciences, University of Texas at Austin
  • Mr. and Mrs. Corbin J. Robertson, Sr. Regents Chair in Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin

Educational Background

  • University of Texas at Austin: B.S. (National Merit Scholar), Microbiology (1990)
  • University of Texas – Austin: Ph.D. (NSF Predoctoral Fellow), Biochemistry (1995)
  • University of California, Los Angeles: Hollaender Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow (2000)

Recent Publications

  • Floyd BM, Drew K, Marcotte EM, Systematic Identification of Protein Phosphorylation-Mediated Interactions, bioRxiv, Posted September 19: (2020)
  • Drew K, Wallingford JB, Marcotte EM, hu.MAP 2.0: Integration of over 15,000 proteomic experiments builds a global compendium of human multiprotein assemblies, bioRxiv, Posted September 16: (2020)
  • Garge RK, Cha HJ, Lee, C, Gollihar JD, Kachroo AH, Wallingford JB, Marcotte EM, Antifungal benzimidazoles disrupt vasculature by targeting one of nine β-tubulins, bioRxiv, Posted September 15: (2020)
  • Devitt C, Lee C, Cox R, Papoulas O, Alvarado J, Marcotte EM, Wallingford JB, Twinfilin1 controls lamellipodial protrusive activity and actin turnover during vertebrate gastrulation, bioRxiv, Posted September 3: (2020)
  • Boulgakov AA, Moor SR, Jo HH, Metola P, Joyce LA, Marcotte EM, Welch CJ, Anslyn EV, Next-Generation TLC: A Quantitative Platform for Parallel Spotting and Imaging, J Org Chem, 85(15):9447–9453 (2020)
  • Garge RK, Laurent JM, Kachroo AH, Marcotte EM, Systematic humanization of the yeast cytoskeleton discerns functionally replaceable from divergent human genes, Genetics, 215(4):1153-1169 (2020)
  • Laurent J, Garge RK, Teufel AI, Wilke CO, Kachroo AH, Marcotte EM, Humanization of yeast genes with multiple human orthologs reveals principles of functional divergence between paralogs, PLoS Biology, 18(5):e3000627 (2020)
  • Lee C, Cox RM, Papoulas O, Horani A, Drew K, Devitt CC, Brody SL, Marcotte EM, Wallingford JB, Functional partitioning of a liquid-like organelle during assembly of axonemal dyneins, bioRxiv, Posted April 21: (2020)
  • McWhite CD, Papoulas O, Drew K, Cox RM, June V, Dong OX, Kwon T, Wan C, Salmi ML, Roux, SJ Jr., Browning KS, Chen ZJ, Ronald PC, Marcotte EM, A pan-plant protein complex map reveals deep conservation and novel assemblies, Cell, 181(2):460-474.e14 (2020)
  • McCafferty C, Verbeke EJ, Marcotte EM, Taylor DW, Structural Biology in the Multi-Omics Era, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling, 60(5):2424-2429 (2020)