Cover page of J. Phys. Chem. B (Jan. 2017) featuring the article by Kottke, Lórenz-Fonfría, and Heberle
Cover page of J. Phys. Chem. B (Jan. 2017) featuring the article by Kottke, Lórenz-Fonfría, and Heberle


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  • Bondar A.-N. and Smith J.C. (2017). Protonation-state coupled conformational dynamics in reaction mechanisms of channel and pump rhodopsins. Photochem Photobiol DOI:10.1111/php.12790.

  • del Val, C. and Bondar, A.-N. (2017). Charged groups at binding interfaces of the PsbO subunit of photosystem II: a combined bioinformatics and simulation study. Biochim Biophys Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics 1858, 432-441.

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  • Harris N.J., Reading E., Ataka K., Grzegorzewski L., Charalambous K., Liu X., Schlesinger R., Heberle J., and Booth P.J. (2017). Structure formation during translocon-unassisted co-translational membrane protein folding. Sci Rep 7: 8021.

  • Kacprzak, S., Njimona, I., Renz, A., Feng, J., Reijerse, E., Lubitz, W., Krauss, N., Scheerer, P., Nagano, S., Lamparter, T., and Weber, S. (2017). Inter-subunit distances in full-length, dimeric, bacterial phytochrome Agp1, as measured by PELDOR between different spin label positions, remain unchanged upon photoconversion. J Biol Chem 292, 7598-7606.

  • Kielb, P., Utesch, T., Kozuch, J., Jeoung, J.-H., Dobbek, H., Mroginski, M.A., Hildebrandt, P., and Weidinger, I. (2017). Switchable Redox Chemistry of the Hexameric Tyrosine-Coordinated Heme Protein. J Phys Chem B 121, 3955-3964.

  • Kottke, T., Lórenz-Fonfría V.A., and Heberle J. (2017). The Grateful Infrared – Sequential Protein Structural Changes Resolved by IR Difference Spectroscopy. J Phys Chem B 121, 335-350.

  • Krause, B.S., Grimm, C., Kaufmann, J.C.D., Schneider, F., Sakmar, T.P., Bartl, F.J., and Hegemann, P. (2017). Complex Photochemistry within the Green-Absorbing Channelrhodopsin ReaChR. Biophys J 112, 1166-1175.

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  • Oberthuer, D., Knoška, J., Wiedorn, M.O., Beyerlein, K.R., Bushnell, D.A-, Kovaleva, E.G., Heymann, M., Gumprecht, L., Kirian, R.A., Barty, A., Mariani, V., Tolstikova, A., Adriano, L., Awel, S., Barthelmess, M., Dörner, K., Xavier, P.L., Yefanov, O., James, D.R., Nelson, G., Wang, D., Calvey, G., Chen, Y., Schmidt, A., Szczepek, M., Frielingsdorf, S., Lenz, O., Snell, E., Robinson, P.J., Šarler, B., Belšak, G., Maček, M., Wilde, F., Aquila, A., Boutet, S., Liang, M., Hunter, M.S., Scheerer, P., Lipscomb, J.D., Weierstall, U., Kornberg, R.D., Spence, J.C., Pollack, L., Chapman, H.N., and Bajt, S. (2017). Double-flow focused liquid injector for efficient serial femtosecond crystallography. Sci Rep 7, 44628.

  • Sezer, M., Woelke, A.-L., Knapp, E.W., Schlesinger, R., Mroginski, M.A., and Weidinger, I.M. (2017). Redox induced protonation of heme propionates in cytochrome c oxidase: Insights from surface enhanced resonance Raman spectroscopy and QM/MM calculations. Biochim Biophys Acta (BBA) - Bioenergetics 1858, 103-108.

  • Takiden, A., Velazquez-Escobar, F., Dragelj, J., Woelke, A.L., Knapp E.-W., Piwowarski, P., Bartl, F., Hildebrandt, P., and Mroginski, M.A. (2017). Structural and Vibrational Characterization of the Chromophore Binding Site of Bacterial Phytochrome Agp1. Photochem Photobiol 93, 713-723.

  • Velázquez Escobar, F., Buhrke, D., Fernandez Lopez, M., Shenkutie, S.M., von Horsten., S, Essen, L.O., Hughes, J., and Hildebrandt, P. (2017). Structural communication between the chromophore-binding pocket and the N-terminal extension in plant phytochrome phyB. FEBS Lett 591, 1258-1265.

  • Velázquez Escobar, F., Buhrke, D., Michael, N., Sauthof, L., Wilkening, S., Tavraz, N.N., Salewski, J., Frankenberg-Dinkel, N., Mroginski, M.A., Scheerer, P., Friedrich, T., Siebert, F., and Hildebrandt, P. (2017). Common Structural Elements in the Chromophore Binding Pocket of the Pfr State of Bathy Phytochromes. Photochem Photobiol 93, 724-732.

  • Velazquez Escobar, F., Lang, C., Takiden, A., Schneider, C., Balke, J., Hughes, J., Alexiev, U., Hildebrandt, P., and Mroginski, M.A. (2017). Protonation-Dependent Structural Heterogeneity in the Chromophore Binding Site of Cyanobacterial Phytochrome Cph1. J Phys Chem B 121, 47-57.