Sonderforschungsbereich 803


2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009


O. M. Schütte, I. Mey, J. Enderlein, F. Savic, B. Geil, A. Janshoff, C. Steinem, Size and mobility of lipid domains tuned by geometrical constraints, 2017, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A., online, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1704199114.

J.W. Kuhlmann, M. Junius, U. Diederichsen, C. Steinem, SNARE-Mediated Single-Vesicle Fusion Events with Supported and Freestanding Lipid Membranes, 2017, Biophys. J., 112, 2348-2356. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2017.04.032.

M. Schwamborn, J. Schumacher, J. Sibold, N. K. Teiwes, C. Steinem, Monitoring ATPase induced pH changes in single proteoliposomes with the lipid-coupled fluorophore Oregon Green 488, 2017, Analyst, 142, 2670. DOI: 10.1039/C7AN00215G.

G. Jaipuria, A. Leonov, K. Giller, S. K. Vasa, L. Jaremko, M. Jaremko, R. Linser, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Cholesterol-mediated allosteric regulation of the mitochondrial translocator protein structure, 2017, Nat. Commun., 8, 14893


L. J. Patalag, P. G. Jones, D. B. Werz, BOIMPYs: rapid access to a family of red-emissive fluorophores and NIR dyes, 2016, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 13340-13344

L. J. Patalag, D. B. Werz, Benzothiadiazole oligoene fatty acids: fluorescent dyes with large Stokes shifts, 2016, Beilstein J. Org. Chem., 12, 2739-2747

K. Halbmair, J. Wegner, U. Diederichsen, M. Bennati, Pulse EPR Measurements of Intramolecular Distances in a TOPP-Labeled Transmembrane Peptide in Lipids, 2016, Biophys. J., Vol. 111, 2345-2348

G. Bubnis, H. J. Risselada, H. Grubmüller, Exploiting lipid permutation symmetry to compute membrane remodeling free energies, 2016, Phys. Rev. Lett., 117, 188102

L. Ge, S. Villinger, S. A. Mari, K. Giller, C. Griesinger, S. Becker, D. J. Müller, M. Zweckstetter, Molecular plasticity of the human voltage-dependent anion channel embedded into a membrane, 2016, Structure, 24, 585-594

M. Oelkers, H.Witt, P. Halder, R. Jahn, A. Janshoff, 2 SNARE-mediated membrane fusion trajectories derived from force-clamp experiments, 2016, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A., 113, 13051-13056

D. Pahlke, U. Diederichsen, Synthesis and characterization of beta-peptide helices as transmembrane domains in lipid model membranes, 2016, J. Pept. Sci., 22, 636-641

J. D. Wehland, A. S. Lygina, P. Kumar, S. Guha, B. E. Hubrich, R. Jahn, U. Diederichsen, Role of the transmembrane domain in SNARE protein mediated membrane fusion: peptide nucleic acid/peptide model systems, 2016, Mol. Biosyst., 12, 2770-2776

F. Pein, H. Sieling, A. Munk, Heterogeneuous change point inference (R package: HSMUCE), 2016, 1505.04898, Journ. Royal. Statist. Soc. Ser. B.

M. Gleisner, B. Kroppen, C. Fricke, N. Teske, T.-T. Kliesch, A. Janshoff, M. Meinecke, C. Steinem, Epsin N-terminal homology domain (ENTH) activity as a function of membrane tension, 2016, J. Biol. Chem., 291, 19953-19961

T. Briones, C. Weichbrodt, L. Paltrinieri, I. Mey, S. Villinger, K. Giller, A. Lange, M. Zweckstetter, C. Griesinger, S. Becker, C. Steinem, B.L. de Groot, Voltage-dependence of conformational dynamics and subconducting states of VDAC-1, 2016, Biophys. J., 111, 1223-1234

T. Salditt, S. Aeffner, X-ray structural investigations of fusion intermediates: lipid model systems and beyond, 2016, Semin. Cell Dev. Biol., pii: S1084-9521, 30176-30178

M. Jaremko, L. Jaremko, S. Villinger, C. Schmidt, K. Giller, C. Griesinger, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, High-Resolution NMR Determination of the Dynamic Structure of Membrane Proteins, 2016, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 10518-10521

X. Shi, P. Halder, H. Yavuz, R. Jahn, H. A. Shuman, Direct targeting of membrane fusion by SNARE mimicry: Convergent evolution of Legionella effectors, 2016, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A., 113, 8807-8812

N. Awasthi, J. S. Hub, Simulations of pore formation in lipid membrane: reaction coordinates, convergence, hysteresis, and finite-size effects, 2016, J. Chem. Theory Comput., 12, 3261-3269

C. Kutzner, D. A. Köpfer, J. - P. Machtens, B. L. de Groot, C. Song, U. Zachariae, Insights into the function of ion channels by computational electrophysiology simulations, 2016, BBA Biomembranes, 1858, 1741-1752

U. Rost, C. Steinem, U. Diederichsen, beta-Glutamine-mediated self-association of transmembrane beta-peptides within lipid bilayers, 2016, Chem. Sci., 7, 5900-5907

U. Rost, Y. Xu, T. Salditt, U. Diederichsen, Heavy-atom labeled transmembrane beta-peptides: Synthesis, CD-spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction studies in model lipid multilayer, 2016, ChemPhysChem., 17, 2525-2534

M. Sadek, D. Berndt, D. Milovanovic, R. Jahn, U. Diederichsen, Distance regulated vesicle fusion and docking mediated by ß-peptide nucleic acid SNARE protein analogs, 2016, ChemBioChem, 17, 479-485

M. Jaremko, L. Jaremko, K. Giller, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Backbone and side-chain resonance assignment of the A147T polymorph of mouse TSPO in complex with a high-affinity radioligand, 2016, Biomol. NMR Assign., 10, 79-83

H. Witt, F. Savic, M. Oelkers, S.I. Awan, D.B. Werz, B. Geil, A. Janshoff, Size, kinetics and free energy of clusters formed by ultraweak carbohydrate-carbohydrate bonds, 2016, Biophys. J., 110, 1582-1592

M. Schewe, E. Nematian-Ardestani, H. Sun, M. Musinszki, S. Cordeiro, G. Bucci, B. L. de Groot, S. J. Tucker, M. Rapedius, T. Baukrowitz, A non-canonical voltage-sensing mechanism controls gating in K2P K+ channels, 2016, Cell, 164, 937-949

Y. P. Kumar, R. N. Das, O. M. Schütte, C. Steinem, J. Dash, 2016, Bis-triazolyl diguanosine derivatives as synthetic transmembrane ion channels, Nat. Protocols 11, 1039-1056

C. Stefaniu, A. Ries, O. Gutowski, U. Ruett, P. H. Seeberger, D. B. Werz, G. Brezesinski, Impact of structural differences in galactocerebrosides on the behavior of 2D monolayers, 2016, Langmuir, 32, 2436-2444

K. Halbmair, J. Seikowski, I. Tkach, C. Hoebartner, D. Sezer, M. Bennati, High-resolution measurement of long-range distances in RNA: pulse EPR spectroscopy with TEMPO-labeled nucleotides, 2016, Chem. Sci., 7, 3172-3180.

F. Savic, T.-T. Kliesch, S. Verbeek, C. Bao, J. Thiart, A. Kros, B. Geil, A. Janshoff, Geometry of the contact zone between fused membrane-coated beads mimicking cell-cell fusion, 2016, Biophys. J. 110, 2216-2228


C. Kutzner, S. Pall, M. Fechner, A. Esztermann, B. L. de Groot, H. Grubmüller, Best bang for your buck: GPU nodes for GROMACS biomolecular simulations, 2015, J. Comput. Chem., 36, 1990-2008.

M. Behr, A. Munk, Identifiability for blind source separation of multiple finite alphabet linear mixtures, 2015, 1505.05272

P. Kumar, S. Guha, U. Diederichsen, SNARE protein analog-mediated membrane fusion, 2015, J. Pept. Sci., 21, 621-629

A. Janshoff, C. Steinem, Mechanics of lipid bilayers: What do we learn from pore-spanning membranes? 2015, Biochim. Biophys. Acta, Mol. Cell Res., 1853, 2977-2983

Y.G. Smirnova, M. Müller, Calculation of membrane bending rigidity using field-theoretic umbrella sampling, 2015 J. Chem. Phys., 143, 243155

C. Battle, C. M. Ott, D. T. Burnette, J. Lippincott-Schwartz, C. F. Schmidt, Intracellular and extracellular forces drive primary cilia movement, 2015, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 112, 1410-1415

J. Taubert, B. Hou, H.J. Risselada, D. Mehner, H. Lünsdorf, H. Grubmüller, T. Brüser, TatBC-independent TatA/Tat substrate interactions contribute to transport efficiency, 2015, PLOS One, 10 e0119761

H. Osadnik, M. Schöpfel, E. Heidrich, D. Mehner, H. Lilie, C. Parthier, H. J. Risselada, H. Grubmüller, T. Brüser, M.T. Stubbs, The PspF-binding domain PspA1-144 and the PspA·F complex - New insights into the coiled-coil dependent regulation of AAA+ proteins, 2015, Mol Microbiol 98, 743 - 759

R. N. Das, P. Kumar, O. M. Schütte, C. Steinem, J. Dash, A DNA-inspired synthetic ion channel based on G-C base pairing, 2015, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137, 34-37

C. Kutzner, R. Apostovolo, B. Hess, H. Grubmüller, Scaling of the GROMACS 4.6 molecular dynamics code on SuperMUC. Parallel Computing: Accelerating Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), 2014, IOS Press, 722.

J.-P. Mattila, A.V. Shnyrova , A.C. Sundborger, E. Rodriguez Hortelano, M. Fuhrmans, S. Neumann, M. Müller, J. E. Hinshaw, S. L. Schmid, V. A. Frolov, A hemi-fission intermediate links two mechanistically distinct stages of membrane fission, 2015, Nature 524, 109-113

Y. G. Smirnova, M. Fuhrmans, I. A. Barragan Vidal, M. Müller, Free-energy calculation methods for collective phenomena in membranes, 2015, J. Phys. D, Appl. Phys. 48, 343001

M. Fuhrmans, G. Marelli, Y.G. Smirnova, M. Müller, Mechanics of membrane fusion / pore formation, 2015, Chem. Phys. Lipids 185, 109-128

M. Fuhrmans, M. Müller, Coarse-grained simulation of dynamic-mediated fission, 2015, Soft Matter 11, 1464-1480

M. Jaremko, L. Jaremko, K. Giller, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Structural integrity of the A147T polymorph of mammalian TSPO, 2015, Chem Biochem 16, 1483-1489

P. Gut, M. Zweckstetter, R. B. Banati, Lost in translocation: the functions of the 18-kD translocator protein, 2015, Trends Endorcrin Met 7, 349-356

L. Jaremko, M. Jaremko, K. Giller, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Conformational flexibility in the transmembrane protein TSPO, 2015, Chemistry, 21, 16555-16563

M. Jaremko, L. Jaremko, G. Jaipuria, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Structure of the mammalian TSPO/PBR protein, 2015, Biochem Soc T 43, 566-571

Z. Gattin, R. Schneider, Y. Laukat, K. Giller, E. Maier, M. Zweckstetter, C. Griesinger, R. Benz, S. Becker, A. Lange, Solid-state NMR, electrophysiology and molecular dynamics characterization of human VDAC2, 2015, J Biomol NMR, 61, 311-320

S. Kaptan, M. Assentoft, H. P. Schneider, R. A. Fenton, J. W. Deitmer, N. MacAulay, B. L. de Groot, H95 is a pH-dependent gate in aquaporin 4, 2015, Structure 23, 2309-2318

R. Linser, N. Salvi, R. Briones, P. Rovo, B. L. de Groot, G. Wagner, The membrane anchor of the transcriptional activator SREBP is characterized by intrinsic conformational flexibility, 2015, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 112, 12390-12395

J.-P. Machtens, D. Kortzak, C. Lansche, A. Leinenweber, P. Kilian, B. Begemann, U. Zachariae, D. Ewers, B. L. de Groot, R. Briones, C. Fahlke, Mechanisms of anion conduction by coupled glutamate transporters, 2015, Cell 160, 542-553

C. Díaz-Tejada, I. Ariz-Extreme, N. Awasthi, J. S. Hub, Quantifying lateral inhomogeneity of cholesterol-containing membranes, 2015, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6, 4799-4803

L. L. G. Schwenen, R. Hubrich, D. Milovanovic, B. Geil, J. Yang, A. Kros, R. Jahn, C. Steinem, Resolving single membrane fusion events on planar pore-spanning membranes, 2015, Sci. Rep., 5, 12006

O. Ries, C. Carnarius, C. Steinem, C. Ducho, Membrane-interacting properties of the functionalised fatty acid moiety of muraymycin antibiotics, 2015, Med. Chem. Comm., 6, 879-886

O. M. Schütte, L. J. Patalag, L. M. C. Weber, A. Ries, W. Römer, D. B. Werz, C. Steinem, 2-Hydroxy fatty acid enantiomers of Gb3 impact shiga toxin binding and membrane organization, 2015, Biophys. J., 108, 2775-2778

E. Schäfer, M. Vache, T.-T. Kliesch, A. Janshoff, Mechanical response of adherent giant liposomes to indentation with a conical AFM-tip, 2015, Soft Matter, 11, 4487- 4495

A. Yamamoto, W. Abuillan, A. Burk, A. Körner, A. Ries, D. B. Werz, B. Demé, M. Tanaka, Influence of length and conformation of saccharide head groups on the mechanics of glycolipid membranes: Unraveled by off-specular neutron scattering, 2015, J. Chem. Phys., 142, 154907

M. Barbot, D.C. Jans, C. Schulz, N. Denkert, B. Kroppen, M. Hoppert, S. Jakobs, M. Meinecke, Mic10 oligomerizes to bend mitochondrial inner membranes at cristae junctions, 2015, Cell Metab., 21, 756-763

D. Milovanovic, A. Honigmann, S. Koike, F. Göttfert, G. Pähler, M. Junius, S. Müllar, U. Diederichsen, A. Janshoff, H. Grubmüller, H. J. Risselada, C. Eggeling, S. W. Hell, G. van den Bogaart, R. Jahn, Hydrophobic mismatch sorts SNARE proteins into distinct membrane domains, 2015, Nat Commun, 6, 5984

T. Kaufeld, C. Steinem, C. F. Schmidt, Microporous device for local electric recordings on model lipid bilayers, 2015, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 48, 025401


M. Stephan, I. Mey, C. Steinem, A. Janshoff, Combining reflectometry and fluorescence microscopy: An assay for the investigation of leakage processes across lipid membranes, 2014, Anal. Chem. 86, 1366-1371.

J. M. Hernandez, A. J. Kreutzberger, V. Kiessling, L. K. Tamm, R. Jahn, Variable cooperativity in SNARE-mediated membrane fusion, 2014, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A., 111, 12037-12042

H. J. Risselada, Y. Smirnova, H. Grubmüller, Free energy landscape of RIM-pore expansion in membrane fusion, 2014, Biophys. J., 107, 2287-2295

J. Czub, H. Grubmüller, Rotation triggers nucleotide-independent conformational transition of the empty beta subunit of F-1-ATPase, 2014, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 6960-6968

H. J. Risselada, G. Bubnis, H. Grubmüller, Expansion of the fusion stalk and its implication for biological membrane fusion, 2014, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 111, 11043-11048

M. G. Wolf, H. Grubmüller, G. Groenhof, Anomalous surface diffusion of protons on lipid membranes, 2014, Biophys. J., 107, 76-87

I. Tkach, K. Halbmair, C. Höbartner, M. Bennati, High-frequency 263 GHz PELDOR, 2014, Appl. Magn. Reson., 45, 969-979

Z. Khattari, S. Köhler, Y. Xu, S. Aeffner, T. Salditt, Stalk formation as a function of lipid composition studied by X-ray reflectivity, 2014, Biochim. Biophys. Acta, Biomembr., 1848, 41-50

J. S. Hub, B. L. de Groot, H. Grubmüller, G. Groenhof, Quantifying artifacts in Ewald simulations of inhomogeneous systems with a net charge, 2014, J. Chem. Theory Comput., 10, 381-390

S. Frick, T. Hohage, A. Munk, Asymptotic laws for change point estimation in inverse regression, 2014, Stat. Sinica, 24, 555-575

T. Salditt, T. Ducic, X-Ray microscopy for neuroscience: novel opportunities by coherent optics in Super-Resolution Microscopy in the Neurosciences, Eds. E.F. Fornasiero, S. O. Rizzoli, 2014, Springer Protocols Neutromethods 86

K. Frick, A. Munk, H. Sieling, Multiscale change-point inference with discussion and rejoinder by the authors, 2014, J. R. Stat. Soc., Series B., 76, 495-580

A. Futschik, T. Hotz, A. Munk, H. Sieling, Multiscale DNA partitioning: statistical evidence for segments, 2014, Bioinformatics, 30, 2255-2262

D. A. Köpfer, C. Song, T. Gruene, G. M. Sheldrick, U. Zachariae and B. L. de Groot, Ion permeation in K+ channels occurs by direct Coulomb knock-on, 2014, Science, 346, 352-355

C.-C. Lin, J. Seikowski, A. Pérez-Lara, R. Jahn, C. Höbartner, P. J. Walla, Control of membrane gaps by synaptotagmin-Ca2+ measured with a novel membrane distance ruler, 2014, Nat. Commun., 5, 5859

J. W. Kuhlmann, I. Mey, C. Steinem, Modulating the lateral tension of solvent-free pore-spanning membranes, 2014, Langmuir, 30, 8186-8192

M. Gleisner, I. Mey, M. Barbot, C. Dreker, M. Meinecke, C. Steinem, Driving a planar model system into the 3rd dimension: Generation and control of curved pore-spanning membrane arrays, 2014, Soft Matter, 10, 6228-6236

M. Pawliczek, J. Wallbaum, D. B. Werz, Synthesis of enantiomerically pure alpha-hydroxylated nervonic acid - a chiral pool approach to alpha-hydroxylated unsaturated fatty acids, 2014, Synlett, 25, 1435-1437

O. M. Schütte, A. Ries, A. Orth, L. J. Patalag, W. Römer, C. Steinem, D. B. Werz, Influence of Gb3 glycosphingolipids differing in their fatty acid chain on the phase behaviour of solid supported membranes: Chemical syntheses and impact of Shiga toxin binding, 2014, Chem. Sci., 5, 3104-3114

L. Jaremko, M. Jaremko, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Toward the functional oligomerization state of tryptophan-rich sensory proteins, 2014, Protein Sci., 23, 1154-1160

J. Kozuch, C. Weichbrodt, D. Millo, K. Giller, S. Becker, P. Hildebrandt, C. Steinem, Voltage-dependent structural changes of the membrane-bound anion channel hVDAC1 probed by SEIRA and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, 2014, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 9546--9555

N. Hafi, M. Grunwald, L. S. van den Heuvel, T. Aspelmeier, J.-H. Chen, M. Zagrebelsky, O. M. Schütte, C. Steinem, M. Korte, A. Munk, P. J. Walla, Fluorescence nanoscopy by polarization modulation and polarization angle narrowing, 2014, Nat. Methods, 11, 579-584

H. Neubacher, I. Mey, C. Carnarius, T. D. Lazzara, C. Steinem, Permeabilization assay for antimicrobial peptides based on pore-spanning lipid membranes on nanoporous alumina, 2014, Langmuir, 30, 4767-4774

S. Villinger, K. Giller , M. Bayrhuber, A. Lange, C. Griesinger, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Nucleotide interactions of the human voltage-dependent anion channel, 2014, J. Biol. Chem., 289, 13397-13406

X. Yao, U. H. Dürr, Z. Gattin, Y. Laukat, R. L. Narayanan, A. K. Brückner, C. Meisinger, A. Lange, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, NMR-based detection of hydrogen/deuterium exchange in liposome-embedded membrane proteins, 2014, PLOS ONE, 9, e112374

L. Jaremko, M. Jaremko, K. Giller, S. Becker, M. Zweckstetter, Structure of the mitochondrial translocator protein in complex with a diagnostic ligand, 2014, Science, 343,1363-1366


G. Pähler, B. Lorenz, A. Janshoff, Impact of peptide clustering on unbinding forces in the context of fusion mimetics, 2013 Biochem Biophys Res Commun., 430, 938-943.

S. Guha, J. Graf, B. Göricke, U. Diederichsen, Nucleobase-caged peptide nucleic acids: PNA/PNA duplex destabilization and light-triggered PNA/PNA recognition, 2013, J. Pept. Sci., 19, 415-422

S. K. Ghosh, B. Salgin, D. Pontoni, T. Reusch, P. Keil, D. Vogel, M. Rohwerder, H. Reichert, T. Salditt, Structure and volta potential of lipid multilayers: Effect of X-ray irradiation, 2013 Langmuir, 29, 815-824

A. I. Chizhik, I. Gregor, J. Enderlein, Quantum yield measurement in a multicolor chromophore solution using a nanocavity, 2013, Nano Lett., 13, 1348-1351

K. Weiß, A. Neef, Q. Van, S. Kramer, I. Gregor, J. Enderlein, Quantifying the diffusion of membrane proteins and peptides in black lipid membranes with 2-focus fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, 2013, Biophys. J., 105, 455-462

C. Battle, L. Lautscham, C. F. Schmidt, Differential interference contrast microscopy using light-emitting diode illumination in conjunction with dual optical traps, 2013 Rev. Sci. Instr., 84, 053703

G. B. Brandani, M. Schor, C. E. MacPhee, H. Grubmüller, U. Zachariae, D. Marenduzzo, 2014, Quantifying disorder through conditional entropy: An application to fluid mixing, PLoS One 8, e65617

A. Honigmann, G. van den Bogaart, E. Iraheta, H.J. Risselada, D. Milovanovic, V. Mueller, S. Müllar, U. Diederichsen, D. Fasshauer, H. Grubmüller, S.W. Hell, C. Eggeling, K. Kühnel, R. Jahn, Phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate clusters act as molecular beacons for vesicle recruitment, 2013, Nature Struct. Mol. Biol., 20, 679-686

Y. G. Smirnova, S. Aeffner, H.J. Risselada, T. Salditt, S.J. Marrink, M. Müller, V. Knecht: Interbilayer repulsion forces between tension-free lipid bilayers from simulation, 2013, Soft Matter, 9, 10705-10718

T. Hotz, O. M. Schütte, H. Sieling, T. Polupanow, U. Diederichsen, C. Steinem, A. Munk, Idealizing ion channel recordings by a jump segmentation multiresolution filter, 2013, IEEE T. NanoBiosci., 12, 376-386

D. Frese, S. Steltenkamp, S. Schmitz, C. Steinem, In situ generation of electrochemical gradients across pore-spanning membranes, 2013, RSC Adv., 3, 15752-15761

V. Gapsys, B. L. de Groot, R. Briones, Computational analysis of local membrane properties, 2013, J. Comput. Aid. Mol. Des., 27, 845-858

E. Schäfer, T.-T. Kliesch, A. Janshoff, Mechanical properties of giant liposomes compressed between two parallel plates: Impact of artificial actin shells, 2013, Langmuir, 29, 10463-10474.

C. Bao, G. Pähler, B. Geil, A. Janshoff, An optical fusion assay based on membrane coated spheres in a 2D assembly, 2013, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135, 12176-12179.

M. Meinecke, E. Boucrot, G. Camdere, W.C. Hon, R. Mittal, H.T. McMahon, Cooperative recruitment of dynamin and BIN/Amphiphysin/Rvs (BAR) domain-containing proteins leads to GTP-dependent membrane scission, 2013, J. Biol. Chem., 288 , 6651-6661

C. Song, C. Weichbrodt, E.S. Salnikov, M. Dynowski, B.O. Forsberg, B. Bechinger, C. Steinem, B.L. de Groot, U. Zachariae, K. Zeth, Crystal structure and functional mechanism of a human antimicrobial membrane channel, 2013, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 110, 4586-4591

T. Monecke, D. Haselbach, B. Voß, A. Russek, P. Neumann, E. T., E. Hurt, U. Zachariae, H. Stark, H. Grubmüller, A. Dickmanns, R. Ficner, Structural basis for cooperativity of CRM1 export complex formation, 2013, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2013, 110, 960-965

M. Hoefling, H. Grubmüller, In silico FRET from simulated dye dynamics, 2013, Comp. Physics Commun., 184, 841-852

M. Fuhrmans, M. Müller, Mechanisms of vesicle spreading on surfaces: Coarse-grained simulations, 2013, Langmuir, 29, 4335-4349

K. Ch. Daoulas and M. Müller, Exploring thermodynamic stability of the stalk fusion-intermediate with three-dimensional self-consistent field theory calculations, 2013, Soft Matter, 9, 4097-4102

I. Kaminker, I. Tkach, N. Manukovsky, T. Huber, H. Yagi, G. Otting, M. Bennati, D. Goldfarb, W-band orientation selective DEER measurements on a Gd3+/nitroxide mixed-labeled protein dimer with a dual mode cavity, 2013, J. Magnet. Res., 227, 66-71

I. Tkach, S. Pornsuwan, C. Höbartner, F. Wachowius, S. Sigurdsson, T. Y. Baranova, U. Diederichsen, G. Sicoli, M. Bennati, Orientation selection in distance measurements between nitroxide spin labels at 94 GHz EPR with variable dual frequency irradiation, 2013, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 3433-3437


T. Fischer, L. Vink, and H.J. Risselada, Membrane lateral structure: The influence of immobilized particles on domain size, 2012, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14, 14500-14508

S. Müllar, J. Strohmeier, U. Diederichsen, 8-Vinylguanine nucleo amino acid - a fluorescent PNA building block, 2012, Org. Lett., 14, 1382-1385

K. Weiss, J. Enderlein, Lipid diffusion within black lipid membranes measured with dual-focus fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, 2012, ChemPhysChem., 13, 990-1000

S. Aeffner, B. Weinhausen, T. Reusch, T. Salditt, Energetics of stalk intermediates in membrane fusion are controlled by lipid composition, 2012, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 109, 1609-1618

B. Weinhausen, S. Aeffner, T. Reusch, T. Salditt, Acyl-chain correlation in membrane fusion intermediates: x-ray diffraction from the rhombohedral lipid phase, 2012, Biophys J. , 102, 2121-2129

S. K. Ghosh, S. Castorph, O. Konovalov, T. Salditt, R. Jahn and M. Holt, Measuring Ca2+-induced structural changes in lipid monolayers: Implications for synaptic vesicle exocytosis, 2012, Biophys. J., 102, 1394-1402

M. Müller, Y. G. Smirnova, G. Marelli, M. Fuhrmans, A. C. Shi, Transition path from two apposed membranes to a stalk obtained by a combination of particle simulations and string method, 2012, Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 228103

T. Hotz, F. J. E. Telschow, Representation by integrating reproducing kernels, 2012,, 1202.4443

J. Kozuch, C. Steinem, P. Hildebrandt, D. Millo, Combined electrochemistry and surface-enhanced infrared absorption spectroscopy of gramicidin a incorporated into tethered bilayer lipid membranes, 2012, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 51, 8114-8117

L. J. Patalag, D. B. Werz, Fluorescent penta- and hexaene fatty acids by a Wittig - Horner/elimination strategy, 2012, J. Org. Chem., 77, 5297-5304

B. Lorenz, L. A. de Cienfuegos, M. Oelkers, E. Kriemen, C. Brand, M. Stephan, E. Sunnick, D. Yüksel, V. Kalsani, K. Kumar, D. B. Werz, A. Janshoff, Model system for cell adhesion mediated by weak carbohydrate-carbohydrate interactions, 2012, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134, 3326-3329

A. Orth, L. Johannes, W. Römer, C. Steinem, Creating and modulating microdomains in pore-spanning membranes, 2012, ChemPhysChem., 13, 108-114

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T. Krivobokova, R. Briones, J. S. Hub, A. Munk, B. L. de Groot, Partial least squares functional mode analysis: Application to the membrane proteins AQP1, Aqy1 and CLC-ec1, 2012, Biophys. J., 103, 786-796

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H. J. Risselada, H. Grubmüller, How SNARE molecules mediate membrane fusion: Recent insights from molecular simulations, 2012, Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol., 22, 187-196

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W. Vennekate, S. Schröder, C.-C. Lina, G. van den Bogaart, M. Grunwald, R. Jahn, P. J. Walla, Cis- and trans-membrane interactions of synaptotagmin-1, 2012, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 109, 11037-11042

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D. C. Köster, S. I. Awan, D. B. Werz, Hot on the Trail of Trehalose: A carbohydrate-based method for imaging mycobacterium tuberculosis, 2011, ChemBioChem., 12, 1975-1977

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S. Stoller, G. Sicoli, T. Baranova, M. Bennati, U. Diederichsen, TOPP-A novel nitroxide labeled amino acid for EPR distance measurements, 2011, Angew. Chemie Int. Ed., 50, 9743-9746

C. Kutzner, H. Grubmüller, B. L. de Groot, U. Zachariae, Computational electrophysiology: The molecular dynamics of ion channel permeation and selectivity in atomistic detail, 2011, Biophys. J., 101, 809-817

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M. Müller, M. Schick, An alternate path for fusion and its exploration by field-theoretic means, 2011, Chapter in "Membrane Fusion. (Current Topics in Membranes)", S. 295-323

T.D. Lazzara, T.-T. Kliesch, A. Janshoff, C. Steinem, Orthogonal functionalization of nanoporous substrates: control of 3D surface functionality, 2011, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 3, 1068-1076

P. E. Schneggenburger, A. Beerlink, B. Weinhausen, T. Salditt, U. Diederichsen, Peptide model helices in lipid membranes: insertion, positioning, and lipid response on aggregation studied by X-ray scattering, 2011, Eur. Biophys. J., 40, 417-436

E. K. Schmitt, C. Steinem, Electrochemical analysis of ion channels and transporters in pore-suspending membranes, 2011, Modern Aspects in Electrochemistry 2011, S. 267-333

I. Tkach, G. Sicoli, C. Höbartner, M. Bennati, A dual-mode microwave resonator for double electron-electron spin resonance spectroscopy at W-band microwave frequencies, 2011, J. Magn. Reson., 209, 341-346

I. Karyagina, S. Becker, K. Giller, D. Riedel, T. M. Jovin, C. Griesinger, M. Bennati, Electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy measures the distance between the external b-strands of folded a-synuclein in amyloid fibrils, 2011, Biophys. J., 101, L01-L03.

G. van den Bogaart, K. Meyenberg, J. H. Risselada, H. Amin, K. I. Willig, B. E. Hubrich, M. Dier, S. W. Hell, H. Grubmüller, U. Diederichsen, R. Jahn, Membrane protein sequestering by ionic protein-lipid interactions, 2011, Nature 479, 552-555

G. van den Bogaart, S. Thutupalli, J. H. Risselada, K. Meyenberg, M. Holt, D. Riedel, U. Diederichsen, S. Herminghaus, H. Grubmüller, R. Jahn, Synaptotagmin-1 may be a distance regulator acting upstream of SNARE nucleation, 2011, Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol., 18, 805-812

M. Kocun, T. D. Lazzara, C. Steinem, A. Janshoff, Preparation of Solvent-Free, Pore-Spanning Lipid Bilayers: Modeling the low tension of plasma membranes, 2011, Langmuir, 27, 7672-7680

A. Gerson-Gurwitz, C. Thiede, N. Movshovich, V. Fridman, M. Podolskaya, T. Danieli, S. Lakämper, D. R. Klopfenstein, C. F. Schmidt, L. Gheber, Directionality of individual kinesin-5 Cin8 motors is modulated by loop 8, ionic strength and microtubule geometry, 2011, EMBO J., 30, 4942-4954

I. A. T. Schaap, C. Carrasco, P. J. de Pablo, C. F. Schmidt, Kinesin Walks the Line: Single motors observed by atomic force microscopy, 2011, Biophys. J., 100, 2450-2456

C. M. Pieper, J. Enderlein, Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy as a tool for measuring the rotational diffusion of macromolecules, 2011, Chem. Phys. Lett., 516, 1-11

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B. Brüning, M. C. Rheinstädter, A. Hiess, B. Weinhausen, T. Reusch, S. Aeffner, T. Salditt, Influence of cholesterol on the collective dynamics of the phospholipid acyl chains in model membranes, 2010, Eur. Phys. J., E 31, 419-428

A. P. Spork, S. Koppermann, B. Dittrich, R. Herbst-Irmer, C. Ducho, Efficient synthesis of the core structure of muraymycin and caprozamycin nucleoside antibiotics on a stereochemically revised sulfur ylide reaction, 2010, Asymmetry, 21, 763-766

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J. S. Hub, F. Winkler, M. Merrick, B. L. de Groot, Potentials of mean force and permeabilities for carbon dioxide, ammonia and water flux across a Rhesus protein channel and lipid membranes, 2010, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 132, 13251-13263

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K. Giewekemeyer, P. Thibault, S. Kalbfleisch, A. Beerlink, C. Kewish, M. Dierolf, F. Pfeiffer, T. Salditt, Quantitative biological imaging by ptychographic x-ray diffraction microscopy, 2010, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 107, 529-534

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S. Huckemann, T. Hotz, A. Munk, Intrinsic MANOVA for Riemannian manifolds with an application to Kendalls spaces of planar shapes, 2010, IEEE Trans. Patt. Anal. Mach. Intell., 32, 593-603

S. Huckemann, T. Hotz, Geodesic and parallel models for leaf shape, 2010, Proc. 29th Leeds Ann. Statist. Res. Workshop

C. Ducho, Convergence Leads to Success: Total Synthesis of the Complex Nonribosomal Peptide Polytheonanamide B, 2010, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 5034-5036

G. Sicoli, T. Argirevic, J. Stubbe, I. Tkach, M. Bennati, Effects in 94 GHz Orientation-selected PELDOR on a rigid pair of radicals with non-collinear axes, 2010, Appl. Magn. Reson., 7, 539-548

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V. Shoshan-Barmatz, V. De Pinto, M. Zweckstetter, Z. Raviv, N.Keinan, N. Arbel, VDAC, a multi-functional mitochondrial protein regulating cell life and death, 2010, Mol. Aspects Med., 31, 227-285

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P. E. Schneggenburger, A. Beerlink, B. Worbs, T. Salditt, U. Diederichsen, A novel heavy-atom label for side-specific peptide iodination: synthesis, membrane incorporation and x-ray reflectivity, 2009, ChemPhysChem, 10, 1567-1576

A. P. Spork, S. Koppermann, C. Ducho, Improved convergent synthesis of 5'-epi-analogues of muraymycin, Synlett 2005, 15, 2503-2508

A. Cypionka, A. Stein, J. M. Hernandez, H. Hippchen, R. Jahn, P.J. Walla, Discrimination between docking and fusion of liposomes reconstituted with neuronal SNARE-proteins using FCS, 2009, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 106, 18575-18580

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C. S. Pilz, C. Steinem, Modulation of the conductance of a 2,2-bipyridine-functionalized peptidic ion channel by Ni2+. Eur. Biophys. J. 2008, 37, 1065-1071

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M. Böcker, S. Muschter, E. K. Schmitt, C. Steinem, T. E. Schäffer, Imaging and Patterning of Pore-Suspending Membranes with Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy. Langmuir 2009, 25 (5), 3022-3028

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T. Fine, I. Mey, C. Rommel, J. Wegener, C. Steinem, A. Janshoff, Elasticity mapping of apical cell membranes. Soft Matter, 2009, 5, 3262-3265

S. Schuy, E. Schäfer, N. C. Yoder, S. Hobe, K. Kumar, R. Vogel, A. Janshoff, Coiled-Coil Lipopeptides Mimicking the Prehairpin Intermediate of Glycoprotein gp41. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2009, 121, 765-768