MATSUMURA LAB -- (1991 - 2001)


1. Pruess, B., Liu, X., Hendrickson, W. and P. Matsumura (2001) The Escherichia coli flagellar transcription activator FlhD also regulates membrane transport and anaerobic respiration. press

2. Wang, S., P. Matsumura and E. M. Westbrook (2001) Crystallization and Preliminary X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of FlhD/FlhC Complex from Escherichia coli Acta Crystallography section D in press

3. Campos, A. and Matsumura, P (2001) Extensive alanine scanning reveals protein-protein and protein-DNA interaction surfaces on the global regulator FlhD from Esherichia coli. Molecular Microbiology in press

4. Campos, A., Zhang, R.G., Alkire, R. W. ,Matsumura, P., and Westbrook, E. M. (2001). The crystal structure of the global regulator FlhD from Escherichia coli at 1.8 A resolution. Molecular Microbiology in press

5. Halkides, C. J., M. M. McEvoy, E. Casper, P. Matsumura, K. Volz and F. W. Dahlquist (1999) The 1.9 Resolution Structure of Phosphono-CheY, An Analogue of the Active Form of the Response Regulator, CheY. Biochemistry. 2000 May 9;39(18):5280-5286

6. Campos, A., P. Matsumura and K. Volz (1998) Crystalization and preliminary X-ray analysis of FlhD from Escherichia coli. J of Struct. Biol., 1998 Nov;123(3):269-71

7. Halkides, C.J.., Zhu, X., Matsumura, P., and F. W. Dahlquist (1998) Synthesis and biochemical characterization of an analog of CheY-phosphate, a signal transduction protein in bacterial chemotaxis Biochemistry 1998 Sep 29;37(39):13674-80

8. Shukla, D., Zhu., X., and P. Matsumura ( 1998) Flagellar Motor-Switch Binding Face of CheY and The Biochemical Basis of Suppression by CheY Mutants Which Compensate for Motor-Switch Defects in Escherichia coli. Journal of Biol. ChemVol. 273, 23993-23999

9. Zhu,X., K. Volz, and P. Matsumura(1997) The CheZ Binding and Catalytic Regions on CheY: The CheZ Binding Surface of CheY Overlaps the CheA and FliM Binding Surface. Journal of Biol. Chem. 272: 23758-23764.

10. Pruess, B. and P. Matsumura (1997) Cell Cycle Regulation of Flagella Genes. J. Bact. 179, pp 5602-5604

11. Pruß, B.M., Markovic, D., and Matsumura, P. 1997 The Escherichia coli flagellar transcription activator flhD regulates cell division through induction of the acid response gene cadA. J. Bacteriol. 179. 5602-5604.

12. Dowd, J. and P. Matsumura. (1997) The use of flash photolysis for a high resolution temporal and spatial analysis of bacterial chemotactic behavior: CheZ is not always necessary for chemotaxis. Molec. Microbiol. 25. 295-302.

13. Zhu, X., K. Volz and P. Matsumura. (1997) A CheZ binding face of CheY. J. Biol. Chem., 272. 23758-23764.

14. Zhu, X., J. Rebello, P. Matsumura and K. Volz. (1997) Crystal structures of CheY mutants Y106W and T87I/Y106W. J. Biol. Chem., 272, 5000-5006.

15. Wang, H. and P. Matsumura. (1997) Phosphorylating and dephosphorylating protein complexes in bacterial chemotaxis. J. Bacteriol. 179. 287-289.

16. Zhu, X., C.D. Amsler, K. Volz, and P. Matsumura. (1996) Tyrosine 106 of CheY plays an important role in chemotaxis signal transduction in Escherichia coli. J. Bacteriol 178. 4208-4215.

17. Liu, X. and P. Matsumura. (1996) Differential regulation of multiple overlapping promoters in flagellar Class II operons in Escherichia coli. Mol. Microbiol. 21. 613-620.

18. Pruß, B.M. and P. Matsumura. (1996) A regulator of the flagella regulon of Escherichia coli, flhD also affects cell division. J. Bacteriol. 178. 668-674.

19. Swanson, R.V., D.F. Lowry, P. Matsumura, and M.M. McEvoy. (1995) Localized perturbations in CheY structure monitored by NMR identify a CheA binding interface. Nat. Struct. Biol. 2: 906-910.

20. Wang, H. and P. Matsumura. (1995) Characterization of the CheAs/CheZ complex: a specific interaction resulting in enhanced dephosphorylating activity on Chey-P. Mol. Microbiol. 19. 695-703.

21. Liu, X. and P. Matsumura. (1995) An alternative sigma factor controls transcription of flagellar class-III operons in Escherichia coli: gene sequence, overproduction, purification and characterization. Gene. 164. 81-84.

22. Shukla, D. and P. Matsumura. (1995) Mutations leading to altered CheA binding cluster on a face of CheY. J. Biol. Chem. 270. 24414-24419.

23. Liu, X., N. Fujita, A. Ishihama, and P. Matsumura. (1995) The C-terminal region of the alpha subunit of Escherichia coli RNA polymerase is required for transcriptional activation of the flagellar level II operons by the FlhD/FlhC complex. J. Bacteriol. 177. 5186-5188.

24. Ganguli, S., H. Wang, P. Matsumura and K. Volz. (1995) Uncoupled phosphorylation and activation in bacterial chemotaxis. the 2.1 structure of threonine to isoleucine mutant at position 87 of CheY. J. Biol. Chem. 270. 17386-17393.

25. Lui, X.. and P. Matsumura. (1994) The FlhD/FlhC complex: A transcriptional activator of the Escherichia coli flagellar class II operons. J. Bacteriol. 176. 7345-7351.

26. Amsler, C. D. and P. Matsumura. (1994) Chemotactic Signal Transduction in Escherichia coli and Salmonella typhimurium. In Signal Transducing Genetic Switches. Eds. J.A. Hoch and T. Silhavy.

27. Lowry, D. F., A. Roth, P. Rupert, F.W. Dahlquist, F. Moy, P. Domaile and P. Matsumura. (1994) Signal Transduction in Chemotaxis; a propagating conformation change upon phosphorylation of CheY. Biochem. J. 269. 26358-26362.

28. Malakooti, J., B. Ely and P. Matsumura. (1994) Molecular characterization, nucleotide sequence, and expression of the fliO, fliP, fliQ and fliR genes of Escherichia coli. J. Bacteriol. 176. 189-197

29. Roman, S. J., B. B. Frantz and P. Matsumura. (1993) Gene sequence, overproduction, purification and determination of the wild-type level of the Escherichia coli flagellar switch protein FliG. Gene. 133. 103-108.

30. Amsler, C. D., M. Cho and P. Matsumura (1993) Multiple factors underlying the maximum motility of Escherichia coli as cultures enter post-exponential growth. J. Bacteriology 175.6247-6255.

31. Roman, S.J., M. Myers, K. Volz and P. Matsumura. (1992) A Chemotactic signalling surface on CheY defined by suppressors of flagellar switch mutations. J. Bacteriol. 174. 6247-6255.

32. Volz, K. and P. Matsumura. (1991) Crystal structure of Escherichia coli CheY refined at 1.7 Å resolution. J. Bio. Chem. 266. 15511-15519.

33. McNally, D.F. and P. Matsumura. (1991) Chemotaxis signalling complexes: physical association ofCheW with CheA alters autophosphorylation rates of CheA in response to the signalling state of the receptors and increases CheA binding to CheY. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., USA. 88. 6269-6273

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