Publications

6 REVIEWS representing our work

Mirus O & Schleiff E (2012) Recycling and Tinkering - The evolution of protein transport to and into endosymbiotically derived organelles. In Organelle Genetics - Evolution of Organelle Genomes and Gene Expression, Bullerwell CE (ed) pp. 175–216. Springer Verlag Berlin.

Hahn A & Schleiff E (2014) The Cell Envelope. In The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria, Flores E & and Herrero A (eds) pp. 29–87. Caister Academic Press – Norfolk, UK.

Scharf KD, Berberich T, Ebersberger I & Nover L (2012) The plant heat stress transcription factor (Hsf) family: structure, function and evolution. Biochim Biophys Acta 1819: 104–119.

Schleiff E & Becker T (2011) Common ground for protein translocation: access control for mitochondria and chloroplasts. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 12: 48–59.

Weis BL, Schleiff E & Zerges W (2012) Protein targeting to subcellular organelles via mRNA localization. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Mol Cell Research. 1833:260–273.

Weis BL, Kovacevic J, Missbach S, Schleiff E (2015)  Plant-Specific Features of Ribosome Biogenesis. Trends Plant Sci. 2015 Nov;20(11):729-40.

 

PUBLICATIONS 2009-2016
(Research Articles, Reviews & Bookchapters)

2016

Simm S, Scharf KD, Jegadeesan S, Chiusano ML, Firon N, Schleiff E (2016 Sep) Survey of Genes Involved in Biosynthesis, Transport, and Signaling of Phytohormones with Focus on Solanum lycopersicum. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2016 Sep 26;10:185-207.

Rudolf M, Stevanovic M, Kranzler C, Pernil R, Keren N, Schleiff E (2016 Sep) Multiplicity and specificity of siderophore uptake in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Plant Mol Biol. 2016 Sep;92(1-2):57-69

Röth S, Mirus O, Bublak D, Scharf KD, Schleiff E (2016 Aug) DNA-binding and repressor function are prerequisites for the turnover of the tomato heat stress transcription factor HsfB1. Plant J. 2016 Aug 25. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13317. [Epub ahead of print]

Simm S, Einloft J, Mirus O, Schleiff E (2016 Jul) 50 years of amino acid hydrophobicity scales: revisiting the capacity for peptide classification.Biol Res. 2016 Jul 4;49(1):31. doi: 10.1186/s40659-016-0092-5.

Jores T, Klinger A, Groß LE, Kawano S, Flinner N, Duchardt-Ferner E, Wöhnert J, Kalbacher H, Endo T, Schleiff E, Rapaport D (2016 Jun) Characterization of the targeting signal in mitochondrial β-barrel proteins. Nat Commun. 2016 Jun 27;7:12036. doi: 10.1038/ncomms12036.

Paul P, Röth S, Schleiff E (2016 Jun) Importance of organellar proteins, protein translocation and vesicle transport routes for pollen development and function.Plant Reprod. 2016 Jun;29(1-2):53-65. Review

Dastvan R, Brouwer EM, Schuetz D, Mirus O, Schleiff E, Prisner TF (2016 May) Relative Orientation of POTRA Domains from Cyanobacterial Omp85 Studied by Pulsed EPR SpectroscopyBiophys J. 2016 May 24;110(10):2195-206.

Palm D, Simm S, Darm K, Weis BL, Ruprecht M, Schleiff E, Scharf C (2016 Mar) Proteome distribution between nucleoplasm and nucleolus and its relation to ribosome biogenesis in Arabidopsis thaliana.RNA Biol. 2016;13(4):441-54. 

Fragkostefanakis S, Mesihovic A, Hu Y, Schleiff E (2016 Mar) Unfolded protein response in pollen development and heat stress tolerance. Plant Reprod. 2016 Mar 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Mesihovic A, Iannacone R, Firon N, Fragkostefanakis S (2016 Mar) Heat stress regimes for the investigation of pollen thermotolerance in crop plants. Plant Reprod. 2016 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Fragkostefanakis S, Mesihovic A, Simm S, Paupière MJ, Hu Y, Paul P, Mishra SK, Tschiersch B, Theres K, Bovy A, Schleiff E, Scharf KD (2016 Feb) HsfA2 controls the activity of developmentally and stress-regulated heat stress protection mechanisms in tomato male reproductive tissues Plant Physiol. 2016 Feb 25. pii: pp.01913.2015. [Epub ahead of print]

Paul P, Chaturvedi P, Selymesi M, Ghatak A, Mesihovic A, Scharf KD, Weckwerth W, Simm S, Schleiff E (2016 Jan) The membrane proteome of male gametophyte in Solanum lycopersicum.J Proteomics. 2016 Jan 10;131:48-60.

Röth S, Paul P, Fragkostefanakis S (2016 Jan) Plant Heat Stress Response and Thermotolerance. Genetic Manipulation in Plants for Mitigation of Climate Change 2015 (pp. 15-41). Springer India.

 

2015

Bionda T, Gross LE, Becker T, Papasotiriou DG Leisegang MS, Karas M, Schleiff E (2015 Dec) Eukaryotic Hsp70 chaperones in the intermembrane space of chloroplasts. Planta. 2015 Dec 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Bokszczanin KL, Krezdorn N, Fragkostefanakis S, Müller S, Rycak L, Chen Y, Hoffmeier K, Kreutz J, Paupière MJ, Chaturvedi P, Iannacone R, Müller F, Bostan H, Chiusano ML, Scharf KD, Rotter B, Schleiff E, Winter P (2015 Sep) Identification of novel small ncRNAs in pollen of tomato. BMC Genomics. 2015 Sep 18;16:714.

Hsueh YC, Brouwer EM, Marzi J, Mirus O, Schleiff E (2015 Sep) Functional properties of LptA and LptD in Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Biol Chem. 2015 Sep;396(9-10):1151-62

Rudolf M, Kranzler C, Lis H, Margulis K, Stevanovic M, Keren N, Schleiff E (2015 Aug) Multiple modes of iron uptake by the filamentous, siderophore-producing cyanobacterium, Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 Mol Microbiol. 2015 Aug;97(3):577-88.

Flinner N, Schleiff E (2015 Jul) Dynamics of the Glycophorin A Dimer in Membranes of Native-Like Composition Uncovered by Coarse-Grained Molecular Dynamics Simulations. PLoS One. 2015 Jul 29;10(7):e0133999.

Rudolf M, Tetik N, Ramos-León F, Flinner N, Ngo G, Stevanovic M, Burnat M, Pernil R, Flores E, Schleiff E (2015 Jun) The Peptidoglycan-Binding Protein SjcF1 Influences Septal Junction Function and Channel Formation in the Filamentous Cyanobacterium Anabaena. MBio. 2015 Jun 30;6(4):e00376.

Simm S, Keller M, Selymesi M, Schleiff E. (2015 Mar) The composition of the global and feature specific cyanobacterial core-genomes. Front Microbiol. 2015 Mar 19;6:219.

Nicolaisen K, Missbach S, Hsueh YC, Ertel F, Fulgosi H, Sommer MS, Schleiff E (2015 Mar) The Omp85-type outer membrane protein p36 of Arabidopsis thaliana evolved by recent gene duplication. J Plant Res. 2015 Mar;128(2):317-25.

Tillmann B, Röth S, Bublak D, Sommer M, Stelzer EH, Scharf KD, Schleiff E (2015 Feb) Hsp90 is involved in the regulation of cytosolic precursor protein abundance in tomato. Mol Plant. 2015 Feb;8(2):228-41.

Sloan KE, Leisegang MS, Doebele C, Ramírez AS, Simm S, Safferthal C, Kretschmer J, Schorge T, Markoutsa S, Haag S, Karas M, Ebersberger I, Schleiff E, Watkins NJ, Bohnsack MT (2015) The association of late-acting snoRNPs with human pre-ribosomal complexes requires the RNA helicase DDX21. Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Jan;43(1):553-64.

Weis BL, Missbach S, Palm D, Bohnsack MT, Schleiff E (2015) atBRX1-1 and atBRX1-2 are involved in an alternative rRNA processing pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. RNA. 2015 Mar;21(3):415-25

Simm S, Fragkostefanakis S, Paul P, Keller M, Einloft J, Scharf KD, Schleiff E (2015 Feb) Identification and expression analysis of ribosome biogenesis factor co-orthologs in Solanum lycopersicum. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2015 Feb 4;9:1-17.

2014

Burnat M, Schleiff E, Flores E (2014) Cell Envelope Components Influencing Filament Length in the Heterocyst-Forming Cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. Strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol. 196(23):4026-35.

Flinner N, Mirus O, Schleiff E (2014) The influence of fatty acids on the GpA dimer interface by coarse-grained molecular dynamics simulation. Int J Mol Sci. 15(8):14247-68.

Hsueh YC, Flinner N, Gross LE, Haarmann R, Mirus O, Sommer MS, Schleiff E (2014) The chloroplast outer envelope protein P39 in Arabidopsis thaliana belongs to the Omp85 protein family. Proteins.

Tillmann B, Röth S, Bublak D, Sommer M, Stelzer EH, Scharf KD, Schleiff E (2014) Hsp90 is involved in the regulation of cytosolic precursor protein abundance in tomato. Mol Plant.

Weis BL, Missbach S, Marzi J, Bohnsack MT, Schleiff E (2014) The 60S associated ribosome biogenesis factor LSG1-2 is required for 40S maturation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J.

Sloan K, Leisegang M, Doebele C, Ramirez A, Simm S, Safferthal C, Kretschmer J, Schorge T, Markoutsa S, Haag S, Karas M, Ebersberger I, Schleiff E; Watkins N, Bohnsack M (2014) The association of late-acting snoRNPs with human pre-ribosomal complexes requires the RNA helicase DDX21. Nucleic Acids Res.

Ebersberger I, Simm S, Leisegang M, Schmitzberger P, Mirus O, von Haeseler A, Bohnsack M, Schleiff E (2014) The evolution of the ribosome biogenesis pathway from a yeast perspective.Nucleic Acids Res. 42:1509–1523.

Fragkostefanakis S, Simm S, Paul P, Bublak D, Scharf KD, Schleiff E (2014) Chaperone network composition in Solanum lycopersicum explored by transcriptome profiling and microarray meta-analysis. Plant Cell Environ. Epub ahead of print.

Fragkostefanakis S, Röth S, Schleiff E, Scharf KD (2014) Prospects of engineering thermotolerance in crops through modulation of Hsf and Hsp networks. Plant Cell Environ. Epub ahead of print.

Fragkostefanakis, Sedeek KE, Raad M, Zaki MS, Kalaitzis P (2014) Virus induced gene silencing of three putative prolyl 4-hydroxylases enhances plant growth in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). Plant Mol Biol 85:459–471.

Hahn A, Stevanovic M, Brouwer E, Bublak D, Tripp J, Schorge T, Karas M, Schleiff E (2014) Secretome analysis of Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 and the involvement of the TolC-homologue HgdD in protein secretion. Environ Microbiol. Epub ahead of print.

Hahn A & Schleiff E (2014) The Cell Envelope. In The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria, Flores E & and Herrero A (eds) pp 29–87. Caister Academic Press – Norfolk, UK.

Lumme C,  Altan-Martin H, Dastvan R, Sommer MS, Oreb M, Schütz D, Hellenkamp B, Mirus O, Kretschmer J, Lyubenova S, Kügel W, Medelnik JP, Dehmer M, Michaelis J, Prisner TF, Hugel T & Schleiff E (2014) Nucleotides and substrates trigger the dynamics of the Toc34 GTPase homodimer involved in chloroplast preprotein translocation. Structure 22:526–538.

Martin R, Hackert P, Ruprecht M, Simm S, Brüning L, Mirus O, Sloan KE, Kudla G, Schleiff E, Bohnsack MT (2014) A pre-ribosomal RNA interaction network involving snoRNAs and the Rok1 helicase. RNA 20:1173–1182.

Paul P, Simm S, Mirus O, Scharf KD, Fragkostefanakis S & Schleiff E (2014) The complexity of vesicle transport factors in plants examined by orthology search. PLoS One 9:e97745.

Sommer MS & Schleiff E (2014) Evolution of the protein translocons of the envelopes of plastids. In Endosymbiosis, Löffelhardt W (ed) pp 81–110. Springer Verlag Wien – New York.

Sommer MS & Schleiff E (2014) Protein Targeting and Transport as a Necessary Consequence of Increased Cellular Complexity. In Origin and Evolution of Eukaryotes, Keeling PJ & Koonin EV (eds) pp 1–16. Cold Sprin Harbor Laboratory.

 

2013

Bokszczanin KL, Solanaceae Pollen Thermotolerance Initial Training Network (SPOT-ITN) Consortium & Fragkostefanakis S. (2013) Perspectives on deciphering mechanisms underlying plant heat stress response and thermotolerance. Front Plant Sci 4:315.

Flinner N, Ellenrieder L, Stiller S, Becker T, Schleiff E & Mirus O. (2013) Mdm10 is an ancient eukaryotic porin co-occurring with the ERMES complex. Biochim Biophys Acta 1833:3314–2335.

Hahn A, Stevanovic M, Mirus O, Lytvynenko I, Pos KM & Schleiff E (2013) The outer membraneTolC-like channel HgdD is part of tripartite Resistance Nodulation cell Division (RND) efflux systems conferring multiple drug resistance in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC7120. J Biol Chem 288:31192–31205.

Hellmich UA, Weis BL, Lioutikov A, Wurm JP, Kaiser M, Christ NA, Hantke K, Kötter P, Entian KD, Schleiff E & Wöhnert J (2013) Essential ribosome assembly factor Fap7 regulates a hierarchy of RNA-protein interactions during small ribosomal subunit biogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110:15253–15258.

Krantzler C, Rudolf M, Keren N & Enrico Schleif (2013) Iron in Cyanobacteria. In Advances in Botanical Research Volume 65 – Genomics of Cyanobacteria, Franck Chauvat F & Cassier-Chauvat C (eds) pp. 57–105. Academic Press.

Leibovitch M, Bublak D, Hanic-Joyce PJ, Tillmann B, Flinner N, Amsel D, Scharf KD, Mirus O, Joyce PB & Schleiff E (2013) The folding capacity of the mature domain of the dual-targeted plant tRNA nucleotidyltransferase influences organelle selection. Biochem J 453:401–412.

Missbach S, Weis BL, Martin R, Simm S, Bohnsack MT & Schleiff E (2013) 40S Ribosome Biogenesis Co-Factors Are Essential for Gametophyte and Embryo Development. PLoS One 8:e54084.

Papasotiriou DG, Markoutsa S, Gorka J, Schleiff E, Karas M & Meyer B (2013) MALDI analysis of proteins after extraction from dissolvable ethylene glycol diacrylate cross-linked polyacrylamide gels. Electrophoresis. 34:2484–2494.

Paul P, Simm S, Blaumeiser A, Scharf KD, Fragkostefanakis S, Mirus O and Schleiff E (2013) The protein translocation systems in plants - composition and variability on the example of Solanum lycopersicum. BMC Genomics 14:189.         

Rudolf M, Machettira AB, Gross LE, Weber KL, Bolte K, Bionda T, Sommer MS, Maier UG, Weber APM, Schleiff E & Tripp J (2013) In vivo function of Tic22, a protein import component of the intermembrane space of chloroplasts. Mol Plant 6:817–829.

Schleiff E, van der Laan M (2013) What Comes Around Goes Around: Protein Import and Quality Control in Mitochondria and Plastids. Biochim Biophys Acta 833:243–244.

Simm S, Papasotiriou DG, Ibrahim M, Leisegang MS, Müller B, Schorge T, Karas M, Mirus O, Sommer MS & Schleiff E (2013) Defining the core proteome of the chloroplast envelope membranes. Front Plant Sci 4:11.

Sommer M, Rudolf M, Tillmann B, Tripp J, Sommer MS & Schleiff E (2013) Toc33 and Toc64-III cooperate in precursor protein import into the chloroplasts of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Environ 36:970–983.

Stevanovic M, Lehmann C & Schleiff E. (2013) The response of the TonB-dependent transport network in Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 to cell density and metal availability. Biometals 26:549–560.

Weis BL, Schleiff E & Zerges W (2013) Protein targeting to subcellular organelles via mRNA localization. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Mol Cell Research. 1833:260–273.

Wiesemann K, Gross LE, Sommer M, Schleiff E & Sommer MS (2013) self–assembling GFP – a versatile tool for plant (membrane) protein analyses. Methods Mol Biol 1033:131–144.

 

2012

Elkehal R, Becker T, Sommer MS, Königer M & Schleiff E (2012) Specific lipids influence the import capacity of the chloroplast outer envelope precursor protein translocon. Biohim Biophys Acta 1823:1033–1040.

Flinner N, Schleiff E & Mirus O (2012) Identification of two voltage-dependent anion channel-like protein sequences conserved in Kinetoplastida. Biol Lett 8:446–449.

Hahn A, Stevanovic M, Mirus O, Schleiff E. (2012) The TolC-like protein HgdD of the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 is involved in secondary metabolite export and antibiotic resistance. J Biol Chem 287:41126–41138.

Machettira AB, Groß LE, Tillmann B, Weis BL, Englich G, Sommer MS, Königer M & Schleiff E (2012) Protein-induced modulation of chloroplast membrane morphology. Frontiers in Plant Science 2: 118.

Mirus O & Schleiff E (2012) Recycling and Tinkering - The evolution of protein transport to and into endosymbiotically derived organelles. In Organelle Genetics – Evolution of Organelle Genomes and Gene Expression, Bullerwell CE (ed) pp. 175–216. Springer Verlag Berlin.

Scharf KD, Berberich T, Ebersberger I & Nover L (2012) The plant heat stress transcription factor (Hsf) family: structure, function and evolution. Biochim Biophys Acta 1819: 104–119.

Stevanovic M, Hahn A, Nicolaisen K, Mirus O & Schleiff E (2012) The components of the putative iron transport system in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Environ Microbiol 14: 1655–1670.

Tripp J, Hahn A, Koenig P, Flinner N, Bublak D, Brouwer EM, Ertel F, Mirus O, Sinning I, Tews I & Schleiff E (2012) Structure and conservation of the periplasmic targeting factor Tic22 from plants and cyanobacteria. J Biol Chem 287: 24164–24173.

Ulrich T, Gross LE, Sommer MS, Schleiff E, Rapaport D. (2012) Chloroplast β-Barrel Proteins Are Assembled into the Mitochondrial Outer Membrane in a Process That Depends on the TOM and TOB Complexes. J Biol Chem 287: 27467–27479.

Veith T, Martin R, Wurm JP, Weis BL, Duchardt-Ferner E, Safferthal C, Hennig R, Mirus O, Bohnsack MT, Wöhnert J & Schleiff E (2012) Structural and functional analysis of the archaeal endonuclease Nob1. Nucleic Acids Res 40:3259–3274.

Veith T, Wurm JP, Duchardt-Ferner E, Weis B, Martin R, Safferthal C, Bohnsack MT, Schleiff E & Wöhnert J (2012) Backbone and side chain NMR resonance assignments for an archaeal homolog of the endonuclease Nob1 involved in ribosome biogenesis. Biomol NMR Assign 6: 47–50.

Venkateshwaran M, Cosme A, Han L, Banba M, Satyshur KA, Schleiff E, Parniske M, Imaizumi-Anraku H & Ané JM (2012) The Recent Evolution of a Symbiotic Ion Channel in the Legume Family Altered Ion Conductance and Improved Functionality in Calcium Signaling. Plant Cell 24: 2528–2545.

 2011

Bolte K, Gruenheit N, Felsner G, Sommer MS, Maier UG & Hempel F (2011) Making new out of old. recycling and modification of an ancient protein translocation system during eukaryotic evolution. Mechanistic comparison and phylogenetic analysis of ERAD, SELMA and the peroxisomal importomer. Bioessays 33: 368–376.

Deutsch GB, Zielonka EM, Coutandin D, Weber TA, Schäfer B, Hannewald J, Luh LM, Durst FG, Ibrahim M, Hoffmann J, Niesen FH, Sentürk A, Kunkel H, Brutschy B, Schleiff E, Knapp S, Acker-Palmer A, Grez M, McKeon F & Dötsch V (2011) DNA damage in oocytes induces a switch of the quality control factor TAp63α from dimer to tetramer. Cell 144: 566–576.

Felsner G, Sommer MS, Gruenheit N, Hempel F, Moog D, Zauner S, Martin W & Maier UG (2011) ERAD components in organisms with complex red plastids suggest recruitment of a preexisting protein transport pathway for the periplastid membrane. Genome Biol Evol 3: 140–150.

Gessmann D, Flinner N, Pfannstiel J, Schlösinger A, Schleiff E, Nussberger S & Mirus O (2011) Structural elements of the mitochondrial preprotein-conducting channel Tom40 dissolved by bioinformatics and mass spectrometry. Biochim Biophys Acta 1807: 1647–1657.

Groß LE, Machettira AB, Rudolf M, Schleiff E & Sommer MS (2011) GFP-based in vivo protein topology determination in plant protoplasts. J Endocyto Cell Research 21: 89–97.

Hahn A, Bublak D, Schleiff E & Scharf KD (2011) Crosstalk between Hsp90 and Hsp70 chaperones and heat stress transcription factors in tomato. Plant Cell 23: 741–755.

Ladig R, Sommer MS, Hahn A, Leisegang MS, Papasotiriou DG, Ibrahim M, Elkehal R, Karas M, Zickermann V, Gutensohn M, Brandt U, Klösgen RB & Schleiff E (2011) A high-definition native polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis system for the analysis of membrane complexes. Plant J 67: 181–194.

Lehmann P, Bohnsack MT & Schleiff E (2011) The functional domains of the chloroplast unusual positioning protein 1. Plant Sci 180: 650–654.

Lehmann P, Nöthen J, von Braun SS, Bohnsack MT, Mirus O & Schleiff E (2011) Transitions of gene expression nduced by short-term blue light. Plant Biol 13: 349-361.

Machettira AB, Gross LE, Sommer MS, Weis BL, Englich G, Tripp J & Schleiff E (2011) The localization of Tic20 proteins in Arabidopsis thaliana is not restricted to the inner envelope membrane of chloroplasts. Plant Mol Biology 77: 381–390.

Mirus O, Sommer MS & Schleiff E (2011) The phylogenetic distribution of Tic20 family members. J Endocyto Cell Resh 21: 98–100.

Oreb M, Höfle A, Koenig P, Sommer MS, Sinning I, Wang F, Tews I, Schnell DJ & Schleiff E (2011) Substrate binding disrupts dimerization and induces nucleotide exchange of the chloroplast GTPase Toc33. Biochem J 436: 313–319.

Schleiff E, Maier UG & Becker T (2011) Omp85 in eukaryotic systems: one protein family with distinct functions. Biol Chem 392: 21–27.

Schleiff E & Becker T (2011) Common ground for protein translocation: access control for mitochondria and chloroplasts. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 12: 48–59.

Sommer MS, Daum B, Gross LE, Weis BL, Mirus O, Abram L, Maier UG, Kühlbrandt W & Schleiff E (2011) Chloroplast Omp85 proteins change orientation during evolution. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108: 13841–13846.

Tampé R & Schleiff E (2011) Highlight: Membrane transport in light of structure, function, and evolution. Biol Chem 392: 3.

Tripp J & Schleiff E (2011) Studying chloroplast protein interactions in vitro: an overview of the available methods. Methods Mol Biol 775: 67–90.

Wilk L, Strauss M, Rudolf M, Nicolaisen K, Flores E, Kühlbrandt W & Schleiff E (2011) Outer membrane continuity and septosome formation between vegetative cells in the filaments of Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Cell Microbiol 13: 1744–1754.

 2010

Bionda T & Schleiff E (2010) Chloroplast isolation and in vitro protein import. J Endocyto Cell Research 20: 16–25.

Bionda T, Tillmann B, Simm S, Beilstein K, Ruprecht M & Schleiff E (2010) Chloroplast import signals: the length requirement for translocation in vitro and in vivo. J Mol Biol 402: 510–523.

Bohnsack MT & Schleiff E. (2010) The evolution of protein targeting and translocation systems. Biochim Biophys Acta 1803: 1115–1130.

Bullmann L, Haarmann R, Mirus O, Bredemeier R, Hempel F, Maier UG & Schleiff E (2010) Filling the gap, evolutionarily conserved Omp85 in plastids of chromalveolates. J Biol Chem 285: 6848–6856.

Felsner G, Sommer MS & Maier UG (2010) The physical and functional borders of transit peptide-like sequences in secondary endosymbionts. BMC Plant Biol 10: 223.

Giorno F, Wolters-Arts M, Grillo S, Scharf KD, Vriezen WH & Mariani C (2010) Developmental and heat stress-regulated expression of HsfA2 and small heat shock proteins in tomato anthers. J Exp Bot 61: 453–462.

Haarmann R, Ibrahim M, Stevanovic M, Bredemeier R & Schleiff E (2010) The properties of the outer membrane localized Lipid A transporter LptD. J Phys Condens Matter 22: 454124.

Koenig P, Mirus O, Haarmann R, Sommer MS, Sinning I, Schleiff E & Tews I (2010) Conserved properties of polypeptide transport-associated (POTRA) domains derived from cyanobacterial Omp85. J Biol Chem 285: 18016–18024.

Mirus O, Hahn A & Schleiff E (2010) Outer Membrane Proteins. In Prokaryotic Cell Wall Compounds. Structure and Biochemistry, König H. (ed) pp. 175–228. Springer Verlag Berlin.

Nicolaiesen K & Schleiff E (2010) Iron dependency of and transport by cyanobacteria. In Iron uptake in microorganisms, Andrews S & Cornelis P (eds) pp. 203–227. Horizon Scientific Press.

Nicolaisen K, Hahn A, Valdebenito M, Moslavac S, Samborski A, Maldener I, Wilken C, Valladares A, Flores E, Hantke K & Schleiff E (2010) The interplay between siderophore secretion and coupled iron and copper transport in the heterocyst-forming cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. Biochim Biophys Acta 1798: 2131–2140.

Ruprecht M, Bionda T, Sato T, Sommer MS, Endo T & Schleiff E (2010) On the impact of precursor unfolding during protein import into chloroplasts. Mol Plant 3: 499–508.

 

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