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  • Aufschnaiter, A, Kohler, V, Walter, C, Tosal-Castano, S, Habernig, L, Wolinski, H, Keller, W, Vögtle, FN & Buettner, S. (2018). The Enzymatic Core of the Parkinson’s Disease-Associated Protein LRRK2 Impairs Mitochondrial Biogenesis in Aging Yeast. Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience. 11. 10.3389/fnmol.2018.00205. 
  • Becker, T and Wagner, R (2018) Mitochondrial outer membrane channels: emerging diversity in transport processes. BioEssays 40, e1800013.
  • Böttinger, L, Mårtensson, CU, Song, J, Zufall, N, Wiedemann, N and Becker, . (2018) Respiratory chain supercomplexes associate with the cysteine desulfurase complex oft he iron-sulfur cluster assembly machinery. Mol. Biol. Cell 29, 776-785.
  • Gnandt, D, Na, S, Koslowski, T (2018) Simulating biological charge transfer: continuum dielectric theory or molecular dynamics?, Biophysical Chemistry 241, 1.
  • González Montoro, A, Auffarth, K, Hönscher, C, Bohnert, M, Becker, T, Warscheid, B, Reggiori, F, van der Laan, M, Fröhlich, F and Ungermann, C (2018) Vps39 interacts with Tom40 to establish one of two functionally distinct vacuole-mitochondria contact sites. Dev. Cell 45, 621-636. 
  • Hoeser, J, Gnandt, E & Friedrich, T (2018): Low cost, microcontroller based heating device for multi-wavelength differential scanning fluorimetry. Sci. Rep. 8:1457 DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-19702-6.
  • Käser, S, Willemin, M, Schnarwiler, M, Schimanski, B, Poveda-Huertes, D, Oeljeklaus, S, Warscheid, B, Meisinger, C, and Schneider, A (2017). Biogenesis of the mitochondrial DNA inheritance machinery in the mitochondrial outer membrane of Trypanosoma brucei. PLoS Pathog. 13, e1006808.
  • Khalfaoui-Hassani, B, Wu, H, Blaby-Haas, C, Zhang, Y, Sandri, F, Verissimo, A F, Koch, H G, and Daldal, F (2018) Widespread Distribution and Functional Specificity of the Copper Importer CcoA: Distinct Cu Uptake Routes for Bacterial Cytochrome c Oxidases. mBIO in press
  • Kravic, B, Harbauer, AB, Romanello, V, Simeone, L,  Vögtle, FN, Kaiser, T, Straubinger, M, Huraskin, D, Böttcher, M, Cerqua, C, Martin, ED, Poveda-Huertes, D, Buttgereit, A, Rabalski, AJ, Heuss, D, Rudolf, R, Friedrich, O, Litchfield, D, Marber, M, Salviati, L, Mougiakakos, D, Neuhuber, W, Sandri, M, Meisinger, C, and Hashemolhosseini, S (2018) In mammalian skeletal muscle, phosphorylation of TOMM22 by protein kinase CSNK2/CK2 controls mitophagy. Autophagy 14, 311-335.
  • Na, S,  Jurkovic, T,  Friedrich, T,  Koslowski, T (2018) Charge transfer through  a fragment of the respiratory complex I and its regulation: an atomistic simulation approach, Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 2018, 20, 20023.
  • Pflüger, T, Hernández, C F, Lewe, P, Frank, F, Mertens, H, Svergun, D, Baumstark, M W, Lunin, V Y, Jetten,  M S M and Andrade, S  LA (2018) Signaling Ammonium Across Membranes Through an Ammonium Sensor Histidine Kinase, Nature Commun, 9, 164.
  • Schwarzer P, Wunsch-Palasis J, Bechthold A, Paululat T (2018) Biosynthesis of rishirilid B. Antibiotics (Basel) 7: 20-28.
  • Steinberg, R, Knüpffer, L, Origi, A, Asti, R and Koch, HG (2018) Co-translational protein targeting in bacteria. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 365(11): 10.1093 Thematic Series on Bacterial Protein Export.
  • Trasnea, PI, Andrei, A, Markmann, D, Utz, M, Khalfaoui-Hassani, B, Selamoglu, N, Daldal, F and Koch, HG (2018) A copper relay system involving two periplasmic chaperones drives cbb3 type cytochrome c oxidase biogenesis in Rhodobacter capsulatus. ACS Chemical Biology 13, 1388-1397.
  • Villringer, S, Madl, J, Sych, T, Manner, C, Imberty, A & Römer, W (2018) Lectin-mediated protocell crosslinking to mimic cell-cell junctions and adhesion. Sci. Rep. 8:1932. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-20230-6.
  • Wagner, A, Di Bartolomeo, F, Klein, I, Hrastnik, C, Doan, KN, Becker, T and Daum, G (2018) Identification and characterization of the mitochondrial membrane sorting signals in phosphatidylserine decarboxylase 1 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1863, 117-125.
  • Walter, C, Gonczarowska-Jorge, H, Sickmann, A, Zahedi, RP, Meisinger, C and Schmidt, O.(2018) Advanced tools for the analysis of protein phosphorylation in yeast mitochondria. Anal. Biochem. 554, 23-27.


  • Denks, K, Sliwinski, N, Erichsen, V, Borodkina, B, Origi, A and Koch, HG (2017) The signal recognition particle contacts uL23 and scans substrate translation inside the ribosomal tunnel. Nature Microbiology, 2, 16265.
  • Dörner, K, Vranas, M, Schimpf, J, Straub,IR , Hoeser, J and Friedrich T (2017) Significance of the [2Fe-2S] Cluster N1a for Electron Transfer and Assembly of Escherichia coli Respiratory Complex I. Biochemistry, 56, 2770-2778. Doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.6b01058.
  • Ellenrieder, L, Rampelt, H and Becker, T (2017) Connection of protein transport and organelle contact sites in mitochondria. J. Mol. Biol. 429, 2148-2160.
  • Gnandt, E, Schimpf, J, Harter, C, Hoeser, J and Friedrich, T (2017) Reduction of the off- pathway iron-sulphur cluster N1a of Escherichia coli respiratory complex I restrains NAD+ dissociation. Sci. Rep., 7:8754. DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-09345-4.
  • Gonsberg, A, Jung, S, Ulbrich, S, Origi, A, Ziska, A, Baier, M, Koch, H G, Zimmermann, R, Winklhofer, K F, and Tatzelt, J (2017) The Sec61/SecY complex is inherently deficient in translocating intrinsically disordered proteins. J. Bio. Chem. 292, 21383-21396.
  • Ilcu, L, Röther, W, Birke, J, Brausemann, A, Einsle, O & Jendrossek, D (2017) Structural and functional analysis of latex clearing protein (Lcp) provides insight into the enzymatic cleavage of rubber. Sci. Rep.7, 6179.
  • Krüger, V*, Becker, T*, Becker, L, Montilla-Martinez, M, Ellenrieder, L, Vögtle, FN, Meyer, H, Ryan, M, Wiedemann, N, Warscheid, B, Pfanner, N, Wagner, R and Meisinger, C (2017) Identification of new channels by systematic analysis of the mitochondrial outer membrane. J. Cell Biol. (*equal contribution).
  • Na, S, Bauß, A, Langenmaier, M, Koslowski, T (2017) Thermodynamic Integration Network Study of Electron Transfer: from Proteins to Aggregates, PCCP, 19, 18938.
  • Onder, O, Verissimo, A, Khalfaoui-Hassani, B, Peters, A, Koch, H-G and Daldal, F  (2017) Absence of thiol-disulfide oxidoreductase DsbA impairs cbb3-type cytochrome c oxidase biogenesis in Rhodobacter capsulatus. Frontiers in Microbiology, 6, 2576.
  • Schummer, A, Fischer, S, Oeljeklaus, S, Warscheid, B (2017) Study of peroxisomal protein phosphorylation by functional proteomics, Methods Mol Biol, 1595:267-289. 
  • Srour, B, Brüchert, S, Andrade, S L A & Hellwig,  P (2017) Secondary Structure Determination by Means of AFT-FTIR Spectroscopy, Methods Mol. Biol., 1635, 195-203.
  • Zheng, S, Eierhoff, T, Aigal, S, Brandel, A, Thuenauer, R, de Bentzmann, S, Imberty, A, Römer, W (2017) The Pseudomonas aeruginosa lectin LecA triggers host cell signalling by glycosphingolipid-dependent phosphorylation of the adaptor protein CrkII. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research. 1864(7): 1236-45.