R Lill

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Affiliation: Philipps University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Iron-sulfur-protein biogenesis in eukaryotes
    Roland Lill
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Trends Biochem Sci 30:133-41. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial ABC transporters
    R Lill
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany
    Res Microbiol 152:331-40. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Heme binding to a conserved Cys-Pro-Val motif is crucial for the catalytic function of mitochondrial heme lyases
    H Steiner
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80336 Munchen, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 271:32605-11. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint The isolated complex of the translocase of the outer membrane of mitochondria. Characterization of the cation-selective and voltage-gated preprotein-conducting pore
    K P Kunkele
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80336 Munich, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 273:31032-9. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint The preprotein translocation channel of the outer membrane of mitochondria
    K P Kunkele
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie, und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Germany
    Cell 93:1009-19. 1998
  6. pmc The mitochondrial proteins Atm1p and Nfs1p are essential for biogenesis of cytosolic Fe/S proteins
    G Kispal
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO J 18:3981-9. 1999
  7. pmc Dynamics of the TOM complex of mitochondria during binding and translocation of preproteins
    D Rapaport
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 18:5256-62. 1998
  8. pmc The yeast mitochondrial carrier Leu5p and its human homologue Graves' disease protein are required for accumulation of coenzyme A in the matrix
    C Prohl
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 21:1089-97. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial protein import. Tom40 plays a major role in targeting and translocation of preproteins by forming a specific binding site for the presequence
    D Rapaport
    , , Goethestrasse 33, , Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 272:18725-31. 1997
  10. pmc An essential function of the mitochondrial sulfhydryl oxidase Erv1p/ALR in the maturation of cytosolic Fe/S proteins
    H Lange
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO Rep 2:715-20. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Iron-sulfur-protein biogenesis in eukaryotes
    Roland Lill
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Trends Biochem Sci 30:133-41. 2005
    ..The essential character of Fe-S-protein biogenesis in eukaryotes and its importance for human disease identifies this evolutionary ancient process as one of the most important biosynthetic pathways of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial ABC transporters
    R Lill
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany
    Res Microbiol 152:331-40. 2001
    ..The function of the mitochondrial Mdl1/2p-like proteins is not clear at present with the notable exception of murine ABC-me that may transport intermediates of heme biosynthesis from the matrix to the cytosol in erythroid tissues...
  3. ncbi request reprint Heme binding to a conserved Cys-Pro-Val motif is crucial for the catalytic function of mitochondrial heme lyases
    H Steiner
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80336 Munchen, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 271:32605-11. 1996
    ..The mutant cells accumulate the heme-free intermediate form of cytochrome c1 and display a severe deficiency in the holo form. We suggest that the CPV motif forms a crucial part of the substrate binding site for heme...
  4. ncbi request reprint The isolated complex of the translocase of the outer membrane of mitochondria. Characterization of the cation-selective and voltage-gated preprotein-conducting pore
    K P Kunkele
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80336 Munich, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 273:31032-9. 1998
    ..We propose that the presequence-induced closures of the pore are related to structural alterations of the TOM complex observed during the various stages of preprotein movement across the mitochondrial outer membrane...
  5. ncbi request reprint The preprotein translocation channel of the outer membrane of mitochondria
    K P Kunkele
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie, und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Germany
    Cell 93:1009-19. 1998
    ..We conclude that the structure reported here represents the protein-conducting channel of the mitochondrial outer membrane...
  6. pmc The mitochondrial proteins Atm1p and Nfs1p are essential for biogenesis of cytosolic Fe/S proteins
    G Kispal
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO J 18:3981-9. 1999
    ..Assembly of cellular Fe/S clusters constitutes an indispensable biosynthetic task of mitochondria with potential relevance for an iron-storage disease and the control of cellular iron uptake...
  7. pmc Dynamics of the TOM complex of mitochondria during binding and translocation of preproteins
    D Rapaport
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 18:5256-62. 1998
    ..We propose that such targeting sequence-induced adaptations are a critical feature of translocases in order to facilitate the movement of preproteins across cellular membranes...
  8. pmc The yeast mitochondrial carrier Leu5p and its human homologue Graves' disease protein are required for accumulation of coenzyme A in the matrix
    C Prohl
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 21:1089-97. 2001
    ..The two carrier proteins characterized herein are the first components for which a role in the subcellular distribution of CoA has been identified...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial protein import. Tom40 plays a major role in targeting and translocation of preproteins by forming a specific binding site for the presequence
    D Rapaport
    , , Goethestrasse 33, , Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 272:18725-31. 1997
    ..Our study suggests that Tom40 plays an important function in guiding the presequence of a preprotein across the mitochondrial outer membrane. We propose that Tom40 forms a major part of the trans presequence binding site...
  10. pmc An essential function of the mitochondrial sulfhydryl oxidase Erv1p/ALR in the maturation of cytosolic Fe/S proteins
    H Lange
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO Rep 2:715-20. 2001
    ..It is likely that Erv1p/ALR operates downstream of the mitochondrial ABC transporter Atm1p/ABC7/Sta1, which also executes a specific task in this essential biochemical process...
  11. ncbi request reprint Isa1p is a component of the mitochondrial machinery for maturation of cellular iron-sulfur proteins and requires conserved cysteine residues for function
    A Kaut
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 275:15955-61. 2000
    ..Our findings suggest a function for Isa1p in the binding of iron or an intermediate of Fe/S cluster assembly...
  12. ncbi request reprint Biogenesis of mitochondrial heme lyases in yeast. Import and folding in the intermembrane space
    H Steiner
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie, Universitat Munchen, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 270:22842-9. 1995
    ..We conclude that protein folding in the intermembrane space obeys principles different from those established for other subcellular compartments...
  13. pmc Role of the intermembrane-space domain of the preprotein receptor Tom22 in protein import into mitochondria
    D A Court
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie, Zellbiologie der Universität München, Munich, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 16:4035-42. 1996
    ..Rather, the IMS domain of Tom22 appears to slightly enhance the efficiency of the transfer of these preproteins to the import machinery of the inner membrane...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial and cytosolic branched-chain amino acid transaminases from yeast, homologs of the myc oncogene-regulated Eca39 protein
    G Kispal
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80336 Munchen, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Biol Chem 271:24458-64. 1996
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  15. ncbi request reprint Yeast ERV2p is the first microsomal FAD-linked sulfhydryl oxidase of the Erv1p/Alrp protein family
    J Gerber
    Institut für Zytobiologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 276:23486-91. 2001
    ..We propose that Erv2p functions in the generation of microsomal disulfide bonds acting in parallel with Ero1p, the essential, FAD-dependent oxidase of protein disulfide isomerase...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of iron transport to the site of heme synthesis inside yeast mitochondria
    H Lange
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 274:18989-96. 1999
    ..Our biochemical analysis of iron import into yeast mitochondria provides the basis for the identification of components involved in transport...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial Isa2p plays a crucial role in the maturation of cellular iron-sulfur proteins
    W Pelzer
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany
    FEBS Lett 476:134-9. 2000
    ..Thus, Isa2p is a new member of the Fe/S cluster biosynthesis machinery of the mitochondrial matrix and may be involved in the binding of an intermediate of Fe/S cluster assembly...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tom71, a novel homologue of the mitochondrial preprotein receptor Tom70
    J Schlossmann
    Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, Physikalische Biochemie und Zellbiologie der Universität München, Goethestrasse 33, 80 336 München, Germany
    J Biol Chem 271:17890-5. 1996
    ..Thus, despite their strikingly similar biochemical properties, Tom71 and Tom70 do not perform identical functions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Identification of a human mitochondrial ABC transporter, the functional orthologue of yeast Atm1p
    P Csere
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany
    FEBS Lett 441:266-70. 1998
    ..Our results suggest that hABC7 is a mitochondrial protein, and represents the functional orthologue of yeast Atm1p...
  20. ncbi request reprint Functional characterization of the eukaryotic cysteine desulfurase Nfs1p from Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 279:36906-15. 2004
    ..The implication of these findings for the structural stability of Nfs1p and for its targeting mechanism to mitochondria and cytosol/nucleus will be discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Requirements for the mitochondrial import and localization of dihydroorotate dehydrogenase
    J Rawls
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Germany
    Eur J Biochem 267:2079-87. 2000
    ..Thus, the N-terminus of the DHODH protein contains a bipartite signal that governs import and correct insertion into the mitochondrial inner membrane...
  22. doi request reprint Cellular and mitochondrial remodeling upon defects in iron-sulfur protein biogenesis
    Anja Hausmann
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 283:8318-30. 2008
    ..Together, our data suggest a model in which mitochondria perform a global regulatory role in numerous cellular processes linked to iron homeostasis...
  23. pmc The essential WD40 protein Cia1 is involved in a late step of cytosolic and nuclear iron-sulfur protein assembly
    Janneke Balk
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 25:10833-41. 2005
    ..Taken together, our results indicate that Cia1 is a new member of the cytosolic Fe/S protein assembly (CIA) machinery participating in a step after Nbp35 and Nar1...
  24. ncbi request reprint Biogenesis of iron-sulfur proteins in eukaryotes: a novel task of mitochondria that is inherited from bacteria
    U Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1459:370-82. 2000
    ..This review summarizes recent developments in our understanding of the biogenesis of iron-sulfur proteins both within bacteria and eukaryotes...
  25. ncbi request reprint The Cfd1-Nbp35 complex acts as a scaffold for iron-sulfur protein assembly in the yeast cytosol
    Daili J A Netz
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Nat Chem Biol 3:278-86. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that the Cfd1-Nbp35 complex functions as a novel scaffold for [Fe-S] cluster assembly in the eukaryotic cytosol...
  26. doi request reprint Iron-sulfur proteins in health and disease
    Alex Sheftel
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 21:302-14. 2010
    ....
  27. pmc The yeast scaffold proteins Isu1p and Isu2p are required inside mitochondria for maturation of cytosolic Fe/S proteins
    Jana Gerber
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 24:4848-57. 2004
    ..Together, our data suggest that the Isu proteins need to be localized in mitochondria to fulfill their functional requirement in Fe/S protein maturation in the cytosol...
  28. ncbi request reprint The yeast frataxin homolog Yfh1p plays a specific role in the maturation of cellular Fe/S proteins
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Str 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Hum Mol Genet 11:2025-36. 2002
    ..Friedreich's ataxia may therefore represent a disorder caused by defects in Fe/S protein maturation...
  29. pmc The hydrogenase-like Nar1p is essential for maturation of cytosolic and nuclear iron-sulphur proteins
    Janneke Balk
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse, Marburg, Germany
    EMBO J 23:2105-15. 2004
    ..In conclusion, Nar1p represents a crucial, novel component of the emerging cytosolic Fe/S protein assembly machinery that catalyses an essential and ancient process in eukaryotes...
  30. pmc Role of human mitochondrial Nfs1 in cytosolic iron-sulfur protein biogenesis and iron regulation
    Annette Biederbick
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Str 6, 35037 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 26:5675-87. 2006
    ..The results have implications for the regulation of iron homeostasis by cytosolic iron regulatory protein 1...
  31. doi request reprint Analysis of iron-sulfur protein maturation in eukaryotes
    Antonio J Pierik
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Nat Protoc 4:753-66. 2009
    ..Comprehensive analysis of one biogenesis component or target Fe/S protein takes about 10 d...
  32. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of iron-sulfur protein maturation in mitochondria, cytosol and nucleus of eukaryotes
    Roland Lill
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35037 Marburg, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1763:652-67. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Methods for studying iron metabolism in yeast mitochondria
    Sabine Molik
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Methods Cell Biol 80:261-80. 2007
  34. pmc Mitochondrial Iba57p is required for Fe/S cluster formation on aconitase and activation of radical SAM enzymes
    Cristy Gelling
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Str 6, 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 28:1851-61. 2008
    ..In keeping with this idea, the human IBA57 homolog C1orf69 complements the iba57Delta growth defects, demonstrating its conserved function throughout the eukaryotic kingdom...
  35. ncbi request reprint Investigation of iron-sulfur protein maturation in eukaryotes
    Oliver Stehling
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 372:325-42. 2007
    ..These approaches are crucial to elucidate the mechanisms underlying the maturation of Fe-S proteins and may aid in the identification of new members of this evolutionary ancient process...
  36. doi request reprint Maturation of iron-sulfur proteins in eukaryotes: mechanisms, connected processes, and diseases
    Roland Lill
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Annu Rev Biochem 77:669-700. 2008
    ..Numerous diseases including several neurodegenerative and hematological disorders have been associated with defects in Fe/S protein biogenesis, underlining the central importance of this process for life...
  37. doi request reprint Crucial role of conserved cysteine residues in the assembly of two iron-sulfur clusters on the CIA protein Nar1
    Eugen Urzica
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Biochemistry 48:4946-58. 2009
    ..The vicinity of the two Fe/S centers suggests a close functional cooperation during cytosolic Fe/S protein maturation...
  38. doi request reprint Function and biogenesis of iron-sulphur proteins
    Roland Lill
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Nature 460:831-8. 2009
    ..The importance of Fe-S proteins for life is documented by an increasing number of diseases linked to these components and their biogenesis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of the ATPase activity of the yeast mitochondrial ABC transporter Atm1p by thiol compounds
    Grit Kuhnke
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Mol Membr Biol 23:173-84. 2006
    ..We speculate that the physiological substrate of Atm1p may contain multiple sulfhydryl groups in a peptidic environment...
  40. pmc Components involved in assembly and dislocation of iron-sulfur clusters on the scaffold protein Isu1p
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO J 22:4815-25. 2003
    ..We propose a model that dissects Fe/S cluster biogenesis into two major steps and assigns its central components to one of these two steps...
  41. ncbi request reprint A specific role of the yeast mitochondrial carriers MRS3/4p in mitochondrial iron acquisition under iron-limiting conditions
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Str 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 278:40612-20. 2003
    ..Mrs3/4p function in mitochondrial iron transport becomes evident under iron-limiting conditions only, indicating that the two carriers do not represent the sole system for mitochondrial iron acquisition...
  42. pmc The eukaryotic P loop NTPase Nbp35: an essential component of the cytosolic and nuclear iron-sulfur protein assembly machinery
    Anja Hausmann
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:3266-71. 2005
    ..The findings provide strong evidence for the existence of a highly conserved and essential machinery dedicated to assembling cytosolic and nuclear Fe/S proteins...
  43. ncbi request reprint Is there an answer? Why are mitochondria essential for life?
    Roland Lill
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Str 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    IUBMB Life 57:701-3. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Iron-sulfur protein biogenesis in eukaryotes: components and mechanisms
    Roland Lill
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, 35037 Marburg, Germany
    Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 22:457-86. 2006
    ..This process requires the participation of mitochondria that export a still unknown component via the ISC export machinery, including an ABC transporter...
  45. doi request reprint Tah18 transfers electrons to Dre2 in cytosolic iron-sulfur protein biogenesis
    Daili J A Netz
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Nat Chem Biol 6:758-65. 2010
    ..The pathway is conserved in eukaryotes, as human Ndor1-Ciapin1 proteins can functionally replace yeast Tah18-Dre2...
  46. ncbi request reprint Characterization of iron-sulfur protein assembly in isolated mitochondria. A requirement for ATP, NADH, and reduced iron
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 5, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 277:29810-6. 2002
    ..Our results represent the first in vitro reconstitution of the entire pathway of Fe/S protein maturation...
  47. pmc Iron regulation through the back door: iron-dependent metabolite levels contribute to transcriptional adaptation to iron deprivation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Jessica Ihrig
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Eukaryot Cell 9:460-71. 2010
    ..Only the combination of the two processes provides a quantitative description of the response to iron deprivation in yeast...
  48. pmc Humans possess two mitochondrial ferredoxins, Fdx1 and Fdx2, with distinct roles in steroidogenesis, heme, and Fe/S cluster biosynthesis
    Alex D Sheftel
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11775-80. 2010
    ..We conclude that mammals depend on two distinct mitochondrial ferredoxins for the specific production of either steroid hormones or heme A and Fe/S proteins...
  49. pmc Human Nbp35 is essential for both cytosolic iron-sulfur protein assembly and iron homeostasis
    Oliver Stehling
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat, Robert Koch Str 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 28:5517-28. 2008
    ....
  50. pmc The ISC [corrected] proteins Isa1 and Isa2 are required for the function but not for the de novo synthesis of the Fe/S clusters of biotin synthase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Ulrich Muhlenhoff
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Eukaryot Cell 6:495-504. 2007
    ..Thus, the Isa proteins are crucial for the in vivo function of biotin synthase but not for the de novo synthesis of its Fe/S clusters. Our data demonstrate that the Isa proteins are essential for the catalytic activity of Bio2 in vivo...
  51. ncbi request reprint The cell's cookbook for iron--sulfur clusters: recipes for fool's gold?
    Janneke Balk
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Chembiochem 5:1044-9. 2004
  52. pmc An interaction between frataxin and Isu1/Nfs1 that is crucial for Fe/S cluster synthesis on Isu1
    Jana Gerber
    Institute for Cytobiology and Cytopathology, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    EMBO Rep 4:906-11. 2003
    ..The iron-dependent binding of Yfh1 to Isu1/Nfs1 suggests a role of frataxin/Yfh1 in iron loading of the Isu scaffold proteins...
  53. ncbi request reprint Iron-sulfur protein maturation in human cells: evidence for a function of frataxin
    Oliver Stehling
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat, Marburg, Germany
    Hum Mol Genet 13:3007-15. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate (i) that frataxin is a component of the human Fe/S cluster assembly machinery and (ii) that it plays a role in the maturation of both mitochondrial and cytosolic Fe/S proteins...
  54. pmc Human ind1, an iron-sulfur cluster assembly factor for respiratory complex I
    Alex D Sheftel
    Institut fur Zytobiologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Mol Cell Biol 29:6059-73. 2009
    ..Together, these data identify huInd1 as a new assembly factor for human respiratory complex I with a possible role in the delivery of one or more Fe/S clusters to complex I subunits...
  55. doi request reprint Lights on iron-sulfur clusters
    Christopher Horst Lillig
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Chem Biol 16:1213-4. 2009
    ..In this issue of Chemistry and Biology, Hoff et al. introduce a non-invasive fluorescence-based method to trace the formation of iron-sulfur clusters at high sensitivity...
  56. pmc Bacterial ApbC can bind and effectively transfer iron-sulfur clusters
    Jeffrey M Boyd
    Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Biochemistry 47:8195-202. 2008
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  57. ncbi request reprint Maturation of cytosolic iron-sulfur proteins requires glutathione
    Katalin Sipos
    Institute of Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, University of Pecs, Szigeti ut 12, 7624 Pecs, Hungary
    J Biol Chem 277:26944-9. 2002
    ..Together, our data demonstrate that glutathione, in addition to its protective role against oxidative damage, performs a novel and specific function in the maturation of cytosolic Fe/S proteins...
  58. doi request reprint EPR and Mössbauer spectroscopy of intact mitochondria isolated from Yah1p-depleted Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Ren Miao
    Department of Chemistry, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 3255, USA
    Biochemistry 47:9888-99. 2008
    ..The efficacy of reducing accumulated Fe along with chelating it should be considered as a strategy for its removal in diseases involving such accumulations...
  59. pmc The iron-sulphur protein Ind1 is required for effective complex I assembly
    Katrine Bych
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    EMBO J 27:1736-46. 2008
    ..Our data suggest that Ind1 facilitates the assembly of Fe-S cofactors and subunits of complex I...
  60. pmc The effects of mitochondrial iron homeostasis on cofactor specificity of superoxide dismutase 2
    Mei Yang
    Division of Toxicological Sciences, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    EMBO J 25:1775-83. 2006
    ..The ability to control this reactive pool of iron is critical to maintaining SOD2 activity and has important potential implications for oxidative stress in disorders of iron overload...
  61. ncbi request reprint Role of glutaredoxin-3 and glutaredoxin-4 in the iron regulation of the Aft1 transcriptional activator in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Luis Ojeda
    Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Biol Chem 281:17661-9. 2006
    ..Thus, Grx3 and Grx4 are novel components required for Aft1 iron regulation that most likely occurs in the nucleus...
  62. pmc Essential role of Isd11 in mitochondrial iron-sulfur cluster synthesis on Isu scaffold proteins
    Nils Wiedemann
    Institut fur Biochemie und Molekularbiologie, Universitat Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    EMBO J 25:184-95. 2006
    ..We conclude that Isd11 is an indispensable eukaryotic component of the mitochondrial machinery for biogenesis of Fe/S proteins...
  63. ncbi request reprint The Hsp70 chaperone Ssq1p is dispensable for iron-sulfur cluster formation on the scaffold protein Isu1p
    Rafal Dutkiewicz
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Gdansk, 24 Kladki, 80 822 Gdansk, Poland
    J Biol Chem 281:7801-8. 2006
    ..Hence, consistent with previous in vivo data, these chaperones likely function in steps subsequent to the de novo synthesis of the Fe/S cluster on Isu1p...
  64. pmc Thio modification of yeast cytosolic tRNA is an iron-sulfur protein-dependent pathway
    Yumi Nakai
    Department of Biochemistry, Osaka Medical College, 2 7 Daigakumachi, Takatsuki 569 8686, Japan
    Mol Cell Biol 27:2841-7. 2007
    ....
  65. pmc Biogenesis of cytosolic ribosomes requires the essential iron-sulphur protein Rli1p and mitochondria
    Gyula Kispal
    Institute of Biochemistry, University Medical School of Pecs, Hungary
    EMBO J 24:589-98. 2005
    ..Thus, ribosome biogenesis and function are intimately linked to the crucial role of mitochondria in the maturation of the essential Fe/S protein Rli1p...
  66. ncbi request reprint Structure of the yeast WD40 domain protein Cia1, a component acting late in iron-sulfur protein biogenesis
    Vasundara Srinivasan
    Department of Molecular Membrane Biology, Max Planck Institute for Biophysics, Max von Laue Str 3, D 60438 Frankfurt M, Germany
    Structure 15:1246-57. 2007
    ..We show that Ciao1 can functionally replace Cia1 and support cytosolic Fe/S protein biogenesis. Hence, our structural and biochemical studies indicate the conservation of Cia1 function in eukaryotes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Activation of the iron regulon by the yeast Aft1/Aft2 transcription factors depends on mitochondrial but not cytosolic iron-sulfur protein biogenesis
    Julian C Rutherford
    University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Department of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Biol Chem 280:10135-40. 2005
    ..Although Aft1 and Aft2 sense a signal emanating from the Fe-S cluster biogenesis pathway, there is no indication that the proteins are inhibited by direct binding of an Fe-S cluster...
  68. doi request reprint Localization and functionality of microsporidian iron-sulphur cluster assembly proteins
    Alina V Goldberg
    Institute for Cell and Molecular Biosciences, The Catherine Cookson Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    Nature 452:624-8. 2008
    ..Together, our studies identify the essential biosynthetic process of Fe-S protein assembly as a key function of microsporidian mitosomes...
  69. ncbi request reprint The heme synthesis defect of mutants impaired in mitochondrial iron-sulfur protein biogenesis is caused by reversible inhibition of ferrochelatase
    Heike Lange
    Institut für Zytobiologie und Zytopathologie der Philipps Universität Marburg, Robert Koch Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 279:29101-8. 2004
    ..This inhibitory mechanism may be used for regulation of iron distribution between the two iron-consuming processes...
  70. pmc Iron-dependent degradation of apo-IRP1 by the ubiquitin-proteasome pathway
    Jian Wang
    Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2, Canada
    Mol Cell Biol 27:2423-30. 2007
    ..Collectively, these data uncover a mechanism for the regulation of IRP1 abundance as a means to control its RNA-binding activity, when the ISC assembly pathway is impaired...