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Dr. Nathan E. Hudson

Nathan Hudson

Assistant Professor
PhD., University of North Carolina 2011
Office phone: 737-5349
Office location: Howell Science Complex N303A
Office Hours: M, W, Th 1 pm-2 pm


BioMed Research International; 2017; DOI:
Review Article: Biophysical Mechanisms Mediating Fibrin Fiber Lysis

Journal of Biological Chemistry; December 2015 DOI:10.1074/jbc.M115.705624
Lin, F-Y, Zhu, J. Eng, E.T., Hudson, N.E., Springer, T.A. "β-subunit binding is sufficient for ligands to open the integrin αIIb β3 headpiece" Journal of Biological Chemistry 219(9):4537-46, 2015.

PNAS, April 2015; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1501689112
Kim, J.*, Hudson, N.E.*, and Springer, T.A. "Force-induced Switching to a Faster On-rate and Modulation by Patient Gain-of-function Mutations in Von Willebrand Factor" Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112(15):4648- 53, 2015.* Authors contributed equally to this work

PLoS ONE, February 2015; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116350
Bucay, I., O'Brien, E.T., Wulfe, S.D., Superfine, R., Wolberg, A.S., Falvo, M.R., Hudson, N.E. "Physical Determinants of Fibrinolysis in Single Fibrin Fibers" PLoS ONE10(2): e0116350, 2015.

Nature Struct Mol Biol, November 2014; DOI:10.1038/nsmb.2905
Dong, X. Hudson, N.E., Lu, C., Springer,T.A. "Structural Determinants of Integrin β-subunit Specificity for Latent TGF-β" Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, 21(12), p. 1091-1096, 2014.

Biophysical Journal, June 2013; DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2013.04.052
Hudson, N.E., Ding, F., Bucay, I.,O'Brien, E.T., Gorkun, O.V., Superfine, R., Lord, S.T., Dokholyan, N.V., Falvo, M.R."Sub-millisecond Elastic Recoil Reveals Molecular Origins of Fibrin Fiber Mechanics", Biophysical Journal, 104(12), p. 2671-2680, 2013.

Biophysical Journal, November 2010; DOI:10.1016/j.bpj.2010.08.060
Houser, J.R.*, Hudson, N.E.*, O'Brien, E.T., Superfine, R., Lord, S.T., and Falvo, M.R. "Evidence that αC Region is Origin of Low Modulus, High Extensibility, and Strain Stiffening in Fibrin Fibers" Biophysical Journal, 99(9) 3038-3047, 2010 * Authors contributed equally to this work

Biophysical Journal, April 2010; DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2009.12.4312
Hudson, N.E., Houser, J.R., O'Brien, E.T., Taylor Jr., R.M., Superfine, R., Lord, S.T., and Falvo, M.R."Stiffening of Individual Fibrin Fibers Equitably Distributes Strain and Strengthens Networks," Biophysical Journal, 98(8) p.1632-1640, 2010.

Kent State University Publications, May 2006
Hudson, N.E., "Study of the Optical Properties of Magnetic Spectrometers with Large Volume Magnets" (Senior Thesis)