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as at 29 May 2015

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27 May 2015

Structural analysis of the di-adenylate cyclase reaction of DNA-integrity scanning protein A (DisA) and its inhibition by 3′-dATP
Martina Müller, Tobias Deimling, Karl-Peter Hopfner and Gregor Witte


Deletion of phospholipase A2 group IV c induces apoptosis in rat mammary tumor cells by the nuclear factor-κB/lipocalin 2 pathway
Naoki Nanashima, Toshiyuki Yamada, Takeshi Shimizu and Shigeki Tsuchida


26 May 2015

E3 SUMO ligase AtSIZ1 positively regulates SLY1-mediated GA signaling and plant development
Sung-il Kim, Bong Soo Park, Do Youn Kim, Song Yion Yeu, Sang Ik Song, Jong Tae Song and Hak Soo Seo


Design of novel fluorescent mitochondria-targeted peptides with iron-selective sensing activity
Vincenzo Abbate, Olivier Reelfs, Robert C Hider and Charareh Pourzand


20 May 2015

FOXO target gene CTDSP2 regulates cell cycle progression through Ras and p21Cip1/Waf1
David E.A. Kloet, Paulien E Polderman, Astrid Eijkelenboom, Lydia M Smits, Miranda H Van Triest, Maaike C.W Van Den Berg, Marian J. Groot Koerkamp, Dik Van Leenen, Philip Lijnzaad, Frank C. Holstege and Boudewijn M.T. Burgering


19 May 2015

Thiol-disulfide exchange between the PDI family of oxidoreductases negates the requirement for an oxidase or reductase for each enzyme
Ojore B. V. Oka, Hui Ying Yeoh and Neil John Bulleid


18 May 2015

Slc5a8, a Na + -coupled high-affinity transporter for short-chain fatty acids, is a conditional tumor suppressor in colon that protects against colitis and colon cancer under low-fiber dietary conditions
Ashish Gurav, Sathish Sivaprakasam, Yangzom D Bhutia, Thomas Boettger, Nagendra Singh and Vadivel Ganapathy


Tail wags the dog: Activity of krait natriuretic peptide is determined by its C-terminal tail in a natriuretic peptide receptor-independent manner
Sindhuja Sridharan and Manjunatha R Kini


Engineered protease inhibitors based on sunflower trypsin inhibitor-1 (SFTI-1) provide insights into the role of sequence and conformation in Laskowski mechanism inhibition
Simon John De Veer, Joakim Erik Swedberg, Muharrem Akcan, K Johan Rosengren, Maria Brattsand, David J Craik and Jonathan Malcolm Harris


13 May 2015

Accelerated Publication
Deletion of the amino acid transporter Slc6a14 suppresses tumor growth in spontaneous mouse models of breast cancer
Ellappan Babu, Yangzom D Bhutia, Sabarish Ramachandran, Jaya P Gnana-Prakasam, Puttur D Prasad, Muthusamy Thangaraju and Vadivel Ganapathy


Nuclear Cyclophilins Impact Spliceosome Assembly and Function In Vitro
B M Adams, Miranda N Coates, S Raelle Jackson, Melissa S Jurica and Tara L Davis


The focal adhesion kinase Pyk2 links Ca2+ signaling to Src family kinase activation and protein tyrosine phosphorylation in thrombin-stimulated platelets
Ilaria Canobbio, Lina Cipolla, Gianni Francesco Guidetti, Daria Manganaro, Caterina Visconte, Soochong Kim, Mitsuhiko Okigaki, Marco Falasca, Satya P Kunapuli and Mauro Torti


6 May 2015

The enzyme activities of Caf1 and Ccr4 are both required for deadenylation by the human Ccr4-Not nuclease module
Maryati Maryati, Blessing Airhihen and G. Sebastiaan Winkler


5 May 2015

Structural and biochemical characterization of novel bacterial α-galactosidases belonging to glycoside hydrolase family 31
Takatsugu Miyazaki, Yuichi Ishizaki, Megumi Ichikawa, Atsushi Nishikawa and Takashi Tonozuka


Deciphering the unconventional peptide binding to the PDZ domain of MAST2
Florent Delhommel, Alain Chaffotte, Elouan Terrien, Bertrand Raynal, Henri Buc, Muriel Delepierre, Florence Cordier and Nicolas Wolff


Acyl-CoA Binding Domain Containing 3 Modulates NAD+ Metabolism through Activating Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase 1
Yong Chen, Sookhee Bang, Soohyun Park, Hanyuan Shi and Sangwon F Kim


Salicylate activates AMPK and synergizes with metformin to reduce the survival of prostate and lung cancer cells ex vivo through inhibition of de novo lipogenesis
Andrew J O'Brien, Linda A Villani, Lindsay A Broadfield, Vanessa P Houde, Sandra Galic, Giovanni Blandino, Bruce E Kemp, Theodoros Tsakiridis, Paola Muti and Gregory R Steinberg


The motor function of Drosophila melanogaster myosin-5 is activated by calcium and cargo-binding protein dRab11
Huan-hong Ji, Hai-man Zhang, Mei Shen, Lin-lin Yao and Xiang-dong Li


The author has paid for access to this article to be freely available LRRK2 Dephosphorylation increases its ubiquitination.
Jing Zhao, Tyler P Molitor, J. William Langston and R. Jeremy Nichols


1 May 2015

The Two Component Signaling Networks of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Displays Extensive Crosstalk In Vitro
Ruchi Agrawal, Akancha Pandey, Mayooreshwar P Rajankar, Narendra M Dixit and Deepak K Saini


28 April 2015

Solution structure of the RNA-binding cold shock domain of the Chlamydomonas reinhardtii NAB1 protein and insights into RNA recognition
Anne L Sawyer, Michael J Landsberg, Ian L Ross, Olaf Kruse, Mehdi Mobli and Ben Hankamer


Critical role of evolutionarily conserved glycosylation at Asn211 in the intracellular trafficking and activity of sialyltransferase ST3Gal-II
Fernando M. Ruggiero, Aldo A. Vilcaes, Ramiro Iglesias-Bartolomé and Jose L. Daniotti


27 April 2015

Metabolomic profiling in liver of adiponectin knockout mice uncovers lysophospholipid metabolism as an important target of adiponectin action
Ying Liu, Sanjana Sen, Sivaporn Wannaiampikul, Rengasamy Palanivel, Ruby L.C Hoo, Ruth Isserlin, Gary D Bader, Rungsunn Tungtrongchitr, Yves Deshaies, Aimin Xu and Gary Sweeney


20 April 2015

Proteome-wide identification and quantification of S-glutathionylation targets in mouse liver
David J McGarry, Wenzhang Chen, Probir Chakravarty, Douglas J Lamont, C Roland Wolf and Colin J Henderson


The author has paid for access to this article to be freely available Suppression of Interferon β gene transcription by inhibitors of Bromodomain and Extra-Terminal (BET) family members
Nazma Malik, Stefan Vollmer, Sambit Kumar Nanda, Marta Lopez-Pelaez, Alan Prescott, Nathanael Gray and Philip Cohen


Functional characterization of a mycothiol peroxidase in Corynebacterium glutamicum that uses both mycoredoxin and thioredoxin reducing systems as proton donor for oxidative stress response
Meiru Si, Yixiang Xu, Tietao Wang, Mingxiu Long, Wei Ding, Can Chen, Xinmeng Guan, Yingbao Liu, Yao Wang, Xihui Shen and Shuang-Jiang Liu


16 April 2015

Proteomic approaches to identify substrates of the three Deg/HtrA proteases of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
Lam Xuan Tam, Harald Aigner, Evy Timmerman, Kris Gevaert and Christiane Funk


Biochemical and redox characterization of the Mediator complex and its associated transcription factor GeBPL, a GLABROUS1 enhancer binding protein
Jehad Shaikhali, Céline Davoine, Kristoffer Brännström, Nicolas ROUHIER, Joakim Bygdell, Stefan Björklund and Gunnar Wingsle


Structural determinants of human proton-coupled folate transporter oligomerization: role of GXXXG motifs and identification of oligomeric interfaces at transmembrane domains 3 and 6
Mike R. Wilson, Sita Kugel, Jenny Huang, Lucas J Wilson, Patrick A. Wloszczynski, Jun Ye, Larry H Matherly and Zhanjun Hou


Erythropoietin mediated expression of Placenta Growth Factor is regulated via activation of hypoxia inducible factor -1α and post-transcriptionally by mir214 in Sickle Cell Disease
Caryn S Gonsalves, Chen Li, Marthe-Sandrine Eiymo Mwa Mpollo, Vinod Pullarkat, Punam Malik, Stanley M Tahara and Vijay K Kalra


13 April 2015

Lopimune -Induced Mitochondrial Toxicity is attenuated by increased uncoupling protein - 2 level in treated mouse hepatocyes
Sara El Hoss, Georges M. Bahr and Karim S. Echtay


9 April 2015

Development of a new model system to dissect isoform specific Akt signaling in adipocytes
Esi Kajno, Timothy E. McGraw and Eva Gonzalez


8 April 2015

Structural characterisation of high order alpha-synuclein oligomers capable of inducing intracellular aggregation
Eva Illes-toth, Mafalda Ribeiro Ramos, Roberto Cappai, Caroline Dalton and David Paul Smith


7 April 2015

Activation of Glycoprotein VI (GPVI) and C-type Lectin-like receptor-2 (CLEC-2) underlies platelet activation by diesel exhaust particles and other charged/hydrophobic ligands
Osama M Alshehri, Samantha Montague, Stephanie Watson, Paul Carter, Najiat Sarker, Bhanu K Manne, Jeanette L. C. Miller, Andrew B Herr, Alice Y Pollitt, Chris A O'Callaghan, Satya P Kunapuli, Mònica Arman, Craig E Hughes and Steve P Watson


Depletion of the Polyamines Spermidine and Spermine by Overexpression of Spermidine/spermine N1-Acetyltransferase1 (SAT1) Leads to Mitochondria-Mediated Apoptosis in Mammalian Cells
Swati Mandal, Ajeet Mandal and Myung Hee Park


Probing the cis-arrangement of prototype tight junction proteins claudin-1 and claudin-3
Susanne Milatz, Jörg Piontek, Jörg-Dieter Schulzke, Ingolf E. Blasig, Michael Fromm and Dorothee Günzel


Cofactor specificity motifs and the induced fit mechanism in Class I ketol-acid reductoisomerases
Jackson K. B. Cahn, Sabine Brinkmann-Chen, Thomas Spatzal, Jared A Wiig, Andrew R Buller, Oliver Einsle, Yilin Hu, Markus W Ribbe and Frances H Arnold


Intrinsically disordered cytoplasmic domains of two cytokine receptors mediate conserved interactions with membranes
Gitte W. Haxholm, Louise F. Nikolajsen, Johan G. Olsen, Jacob Fredsted, Flemming H. Larsen, Vincent Goffin, Stine F Pedersen, Andrew J Brooks, Michael J Waters and Birthe B. Kragelund


Secreted Frizzled-related protein 3 (sFRP3)-mediated suppression of Interleukin-6 receptor release by A disintegrin and Metalloprotease 17 (ADAM17) is abrogated in the osteoarthritis-associated rare double variant of sFRP3
Mirja Oldefest, Stefan Düsterhöft, Christine Desel, Sarah Thysen, Christine Fink, Björn Rabe, Rik Lories, Joachim Grötzinger and Inken Lorenzen


29 September 2008

Curcumin, a dietary polyphenol, emerges as a novel inhibitor of DNA topoisomerase I of kinetoplastid parasite Leishmania donovani
Rakhee Das, Amit Roy, Agneyo Ganguly, Neeta Datta and Hemanta K Majumder