Publications 2018 - Structural Biology

Cossio, P., Allegretti, M., Mayer, F., Müller, V., Vonck, J., and Hummer, G.: Bayesian inference of rotor ring stoichiometry from electron microscopy images of archaeal ATP synthase.
Microscopy 1-8 (2018). doi

Dautant, A., Meier, T., Hahn, A., Tribouillard-Tanvier, D., di Rago, J.-P., and Kucharczyk, R.: ATP Synthase Diseases of Mitochondrial Genetic Origin.
Front. Physiol. 16 pp. (2018). doi

Davies, K. M. and Kühlbrandt, W.: Structure of the catalytic F1 head of the F1-Fo ATP synthase from Trypanosoma brucei.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 115 (13) E2906-E2907 (2018). doi

Davies, K. M., Blum, T. B., and Kühlbrandt, W.: Conserved in situ arrangement of complex I and III2 in mitochondrial respiratory chain supercomplexes of mammals, yeast, and plants.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 115 (12) 3024-3029 (2018). doi

D'Imprima, E., Floris, D., Joppe, M., Sánchez, R., Grininger, M., and Kühlbrandt, W.: The deadly touch: protein denaturation at the water-air interface and how to prevent it.
bioRxiv preprint (to be published, 2018). doi

Eisel, B., Hartrampf, F. W. W., Meier, T., and Trauner, D.: Reversible Optical Control of F1Fo-ATP Synthase Using Photoswitchable Inhibitors.
FEBS Lett. 592 (3) 343-355 (2018). online

Frese, N., Scherr, J., Beyer, A., Terfort, A., Gölzhäuser, A., Hampp, N., and Rhinow, D.: Multicomponent patterned ultrathin carbon nanomembranes by laser ablation.
Appl. Surf. Sci.
427 (A) 126-130 (2018). doi

Gewering, T., Januliene, D., Ries, A. B., and Moeller, A.: Know your detergents: A case study on detergent background in negative stain electron microscopy
J. Struct. Biol. 203 (3) 242-246 (2018). doi

Hahn, A., Vonck, J., Mills, D. J., Meier, T., and Kühlbrandt, W.: Structure, mechanism, and regulation of the chloroplast ATP synthase.
Science 360 (6389) 10 pp. (2018). online

Krasnoselska, G. O. and Meier, T.: Purification and Reconstitution of Ilyobacter tartaricus ATP Synthase.
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB) 1805 51-71, ed.: C. Lavelle, Humana Press, New York, NY (2018). doi

Kruse, K., Salzer, R., Joos, F., and Averhoff, B.: Functional dissection of the three N-terminal general secretory pathway domains and the Walker motifs of the traffic ATPase PilF from Thermus thermophilus.
Extremophiles 22 (3) 461-471 (2018). doi

Sousa, J. S., Calisto, F., Langer, J. D., Mills, D. J., Refojo, P. N., Teixeira, M., Kühlbrandt, W., Vonck, J., and Pereira, M. M.: Structural basis for energy transduction by respiratory alternative complex III.
Nat. Commun. 9 art. no. 1728, 10 pp., doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-04141-8 (2018). online

Sousa, J. S., D'Imprima, E., and Vonck, J.: Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complexes.
In: Membrane Protein Complexes: Structure and Function., Subcellular Biochemistry Vol. 87 Chap. 7 pp. 167-227, Springer, Singapore; Harris, J., Boekema, E. (eds) (2018). doi

Ph. D. Theses

Edoardo D'Imprima: Advanced image processing for Single Particle cryo-EM. 
Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, 2018.

Katharina van Pee: Structural and functional characterization of pore-forming proteins. 
Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, 2018.

Master's Theses

Theresa Gewering 
Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, 2018.

Pamela P. Ornelas Silva
Universidad de Guadalajara, México, 2018.

Bachelor's Thesis

Simon Schäfer
Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, 2018.


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