Michael Bokoch, MD, PhD

Asst Professor of Clinical
Publications: 
Bokoch MP, Jo H, Valcourt JR, Srinivasan Y, Pan AC, Capponi S, Grabe M, Dror RO, Shaw DE, DeGrado WF, Coughlin SR. Entry from the Lipid Bilayer: A Possible Pathway for Inhibition of a Peptide G Protein-Coupled Receptor by a Lipophilic Small Molecule. Biochemistry. 2018 Oct 02; 57(39):5748-5758.
Brinson EL, Yu JS, Liu LL, Bokoch MP. Desmopressin Reverses Overly Rapid Serum Sodium Correction in a Hyponatremic Patient Undergoing Living Donor Liver Transplantation: A Case Report. A A Pract. 2018 Aug 01; 11(3):82-84.
Behrends M, Larson MD, Neice AE, Bokoch MP. Suppression of pupillary unrest by general anesthesia and propofol sedation. J Clin Monit Comput. 2018 May 21.
Neice AE, Larson MD, Behrends M, Bokoch MP. In Response. Anesth Analg. 2017 08; 125(2):694-695.
Bokoch MP, Hiramoto JS, Lobo EP, Shalabi A. Rapid Ventricular Pacing for Landing Zone Precision During Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Arch Repair: A Case Series. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 12; 31(6):2141-2146.
Neice AE, Behrends M, Bokoch MP, Seligman KM, Conrad NM, Larson MD. Prediction of Opioid Analgesic Efficacy by Measurement of Pupillary Unrest. Anesth Analg. 2017 03; 124(3):915-921.
Bokoch MP, Behrends M, Neice A, Larson MD. Fentanyl, an agonist at the mu opioid receptor, depresses pupillary unrest. Auton Neurosci. 2015 May; 189:68-74.
Bokoch MP, Gelb AW. From the journal archives: cyclopropane: induction and recovery with a bang! Can J Anaesth. 2014 Aug; 61(8):763-6.
Nygaard R, Zou Y, Dror RO, Mildorf TJ, Arlow DH, Manglik A, Pan AC, Liu CW, Fung JJ, Bokoch MP, Thian FS, Kobilka TS, Shaw DE, Mueller L, Prosser RS, Kobilka BK. The dynamic process of ß(2)-adrenergic receptor activation. Cell. 2013 Jan 31; 152(3):532-42.
Larda ST, Bokoch MP, Evanics F, Prosser RS. Lysine methylation strategies for characterizing protein conformations by NMR. J Biomol NMR. 2012 Oct; 54(2):199-209.
Bokoch MP, Zou Y, Rasmussen SG, Liu CW, Nygaard R, Rosenbaum DM, Fung JJ, Choi HJ, Thian FS, Kobilka TS, Puglisi JD, Weis WI, Pardo L, Prosser RS, Mueller L, Kobilka BK. Ligand-specific regulation of the extracellular surface of a G-protein-coupled receptor. Nature. 2010 Jan 07; 463(7277):108-12.
Granier S, Kim S, Fung JJ, Bokoch MP, Parnot C. FRET-based measurement of GPCR conformational changes. Methods Mol Biol. 2009; 552:253-68.
Whorton MR, Bokoch MP, Rasmussen SG, Huang B, Zare RN, Kobilka B, Sunahara RK. A monomeric G protein-coupled receptor isolated in a high-density lipoprotein particle efficiently activates its G protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 May 01; 104(18):7682-7.
Perroud TD, Bokoch MP, Zare RN. Cytochrome c conformations resolved by the photon counting histogram: watching the alkaline transition with single-molecule sensitivity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Dec 06; 102(49):17570-5.
Bokoch MP, Devadoss A, Palencsar MS, Burgess JD. Steady-state oxidation of cholesterol catalyzed by cholesterol oxidase in lipid bilayer membranes on platinum electrodes. Analytica Chimica Acta. 2004; 519(1):47-55.
Honors and Awards: 
Jeffrey A. Katz Award, for work ethic and professionalism in patient care, UCSF, 2015
Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Award, UCSF, 2013
Allen B. Barbour Award, Excellence in Clinical Medicine, Stanford University, 2011
John Schoff Millis Award, Senior with the best academic record, Case Western Reserve University, 2003
Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha of Ohio Chapter, Case Western Reserve University, 2003