Cheryl A Kerfeld

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure of cytochrome c6 from Arthrospira maxima: an assembly of 24 subunits in a nearly symmetric shell
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 951570, 90095 1570, USA
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 58:1104-10. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The crystal structure of a cyanobacterial water-soluble carotenoid binding protein
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Structure 11:55-65. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural and EPR characterization of the soluble form of cytochrome c-550 and of the psbV2 gene product from the cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    Plant Cell Physiol 44:697-706. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Water-soluble carotenoid proteins of cyanobacteria
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 430:2-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Structure of the RuBisCO chaperone RbcX from Synechocystis sp. PCC6803
    Shiho Tanaka
    UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 611 Charles Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1569, USA
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 63:1109-12. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Atomic-level models of the bacterial carboxysome shell
    Shiho Tanaka
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Science 319:1083-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The 1.6 A resolution structure of Fe-superoxide dismutase from the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    J Biol Inorg Chem 8:707-14. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The structure of beta-carbonic anhydrase from the carboxysomal shell reveals a distinct subclass with one active site for the price of two
    Michael R Sawaya
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    J Biol Chem 281:7546-55. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Protein structures forming the shell of primitive bacterial organelles
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Science 309:936-8. 2005
  10. pmc Structural analysis of CsoS1A and the protein shell of the Halothiobacillus neapolitanus carboxysome
    Yingssu Tsai
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 5:e144. 2007

Collaborators

  • TODD YEATES
  • G C Cannon
  • Sabine Heinhorst
  • Miwa Sugiura
  • Alain Boussac
  • Diana Kirilovsky
  • Catherine Berthomieu
  • Imre Vass
  • Andrew Gall
  • Steven E Massey
  • John T M Kennis
  • I T Paulsen
  • Adjele Wilson
  • Shiho Tanaka
  • Michael R Sawaya
  • Jeffrey C Cameron
  • Fei Cai
  • Yingssu Tsai
  • Eric B Williams
  • Kathleen M Scott
  • Manuel Hervas
  • Tomas Polivka
  • Susan L Bernstein
  • Steven C Wilson
  • Maxime Alexandre
  • Bruno Robert
  • Cosimo Bonetti
  • Claire Punginelli
  • Jean Marc Routaboul
  • Rienk van Grondelle
  • Clémence Boulay
  • Annegret Wilde
  • Rodrigo A Blake
  • Dana L Longo
  • Priscila Y Sato
  • Stephanie A Malfatti
  • Patrick S G Chain
  • John H Paul
  • William W Kong
  • Martin G Klotz
  • Fereniki N Abril
  • Jessica L Moore
  • Miriam Land
  • Qinghu Ren
  • Justine A Clark
  • Kimberly P Dobrinski
  • Amanda J Boller
  • Alla Lapidus
  • Carisa R Davis
  • Douglas K Reep
  • Luis H Ocampo
  • Phaedra Thomas
  • Tara L Harmer
  • Zoe McCuddin
  • Frank W Larimer
  • Folker Meyer
  • Darlene D Martin
  • Michael Hügler
  • Chantell J Barrett
  • Rachel L Ross
  • Lance E Tinkham
  • Brandon I Faza
  • Sharyn K Freyermuth
  • Ghada Ajlani
  • Kimberly F Do
  • Gary T Zeruth
  • Chris Detter
  • Lois A Ball
  • Stefan M Sievert
  • Susan Lucas
  • Kelly A Fitzpatrick
  • Loren J Hauser
  • Jean Marc Verbavatz
  • Miguel A De la Rosa
  • Antonio Díaz-Quintana
  • Torbjorn Pascher
  • David W Krogmann
  • Jose A Navarro
  • Villy Sundström

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure of cytochrome c6 from Arthrospira maxima: an assembly of 24 subunits in a nearly symmetric shell
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 951570, 90095 1570, USA
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 58:1104-10. 2002
    ..The cytochrome c(6) complex described here is the largest assembly of cytochrome c(6) molecules observed thus far...
  2. ncbi request reprint The crystal structure of a cyanobacterial water-soluble carotenoid binding protein
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Structure 11:55-65. 2003
    ..The structure reveals several possible ways in which the protein environment influences the spectral properties of the pigment and provides insight into how the OCP carries out its putative functions in photoprotection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural and EPR characterization of the soluble form of cytochrome c-550 and of the psbV2 gene product from the cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    Plant Cell Physiol 44:697-706. 2003
    ..The UV-visible, EPR and Raman spectra are reported. From the spectroscopic data and from a theoretical structural model based on the cytochrome c-550 structure it is proposed that the 6th ligand of the heme-iron is the Tyr86...
  4. ncbi request reprint Water-soluble carotenoid proteins of cyanobacteria
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 430:2-9. 2004
    ..Structural, biochemical, and genomic data on the OCP and its paralogs are gradually revealing how these proteins function in photoprotection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Structure of the RuBisCO chaperone RbcX from Synechocystis sp. PCC6803
    Shiho Tanaka
    UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 611 Charles Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1569, USA
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 63:1109-12. 2007
    ..PCC6803, is reported, revealing an unusually long protruding C-terminal helix, as well as a bound polyethylene glycol molecule in the protein substrate-binding site...
  6. doi request reprint Atomic-level models of the bacterial carboxysome shell
    Shiho Tanaka
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Science 319:1083-6. 2008
    ..Combining these pentamers with the hexamers previously elucidated gives two plausible, preliminary atomic models for the carboxysome shell...
  7. ncbi request reprint The 1.6 A resolution structure of Fe-superoxide dismutase from the thermophilic cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    J Biol Inorg Chem 8:707-14. 2003
    ..elongatus FeSOD EPR spectra at pH 5.1, 7.5 and 10.0 are similar. This indicates that no change in the geometry of the Fe(III) site occurs over a wide range of pH. This is in contrast to the other FeSODs described in the literature...
  8. ncbi request reprint The structure of beta-carbonic anhydrase from the carboxysomal shell reveals a distinct subclass with one active site for the price of two
    Michael R Sawaya
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1570, USA
    J Biol Chem 281:7546-55. 2006
    ..Crystal packing analysis suggests that CsoSCA exists within the carboxysome shell either as a homodimer or as extended filaments...
  9. ncbi request reprint Protein structures forming the shell of primitive bacterial organelles
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Science 309:936-8. 2005
    ..The structures suggest how molecular transport across the shell may be controlled and how structural variations might govern the assembly and architecture of these subcellular compartments...
  10. pmc Structural analysis of CsoS1A and the protein shell of the Halothiobacillus neapolitanus carboxysome
    Yingssu Tsai
    Molecular Biology Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 5:e144. 2007
    ..Insights into carboxysome function are provided by comparisons of the carboxysome shell to viral capsids, and a comparison of its pores to the pores of transmembrane protein channels...
  11. ncbi request reprint Protein-based organelles in bacteria: carboxysomes and related microcompartments
    Todd O Yeates
    UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 6:681-91. 2008
    ..Although bacterial microcompartments were first observed more than 40 years ago, a detailed understanding of how they function is only now beginning to emerge...
  12. ncbi request reprint Biogenesis of a bacterial organelle: the carboxysome assembly pathway
    Jeffrey C Cameron
    Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Cell 155:1131-40. 2013
    ..We propose that the principles of carboxysome assembly that we have uncovered extend to diverse bacterial microcompartments. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Spectroscopic properties of the carotenoid 3'-hydroxyechinenone in the orange carotenoid protein from the cyanobacterium Arthrospira maxima
    Tomas Polivka
    Department of Chemical Physics, Lund University, Box 124, S 221 00 Lund, Sweden
    Biochemistry 44:3994-4003. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the binding-induced conformational change and activation of the ICT state that leads to a shortening of hECN lifetime effectively makes the protein-bound hECN a more effective energy dissipator...
  14. pmc A photoactive carotenoid protein acting as light intensity sensor
    Adjele Wilson
    Commissariat a l Energie Atomique, Institut de Biologie et Technologies de Saclay, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, 91191 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:12075-80. 2008
    ..The illumination induces structural changes affecting both the carotenoid and the protein. Thus, the OCP is a photoactive protein that senses light intensity and triggers photoprotection...
  15. pmc A soluble carotenoid protein involved in phycobilisome-related energy dissipation in cyanobacteria
    Adjele Wilson
    Unité de Recherche Associée 2096, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Service de Bioenergetique, 91191 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Plant Cell 18:992-1007. 2006
    ..These are novel roles for a soluble carotenoid protein...
  16. pmc Light-induced energy dissipation in iron-starved cyanobacteria: roles of OCP and IsiA proteins
    Adjele Wilson
    Unité de Recherche Associée 2096, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Service de Bioenergetique, Commissariat à l Energie Atomique Saclay, 91191 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Plant Cell 19:656-72. 2007
    ..Subsequently, the IsiA converts the excess energy absorbed by the phycobilisomes into heat through a mechanism different from the dynamic and reversible light-induced NPQ processes...
  17. pmc The genome of deep-sea vent chemolithoautotroph Thiomicrospira crunogena XCL-2
    Kathleen M Scott
    Biology Department, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e383. 2006
    ..The genome has characteristics consistent with an obligately chemolithoautotrophic lifestyle, including few transporters predicted to have organic allocrits, and Calvin-Benson-Bassham cycle CDSs scattered throughout the genome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cyanobacterial Photosystem I lacks specificity in its interaction with cytochrome c(6) electron donors
    Manuel Hervas
    Instituto de Bioquimica Vegetal y Fotosintesis, Centro de Investigaciones Cientificas Isla de la Cartuja, Universidad de Sevilla y CSIC, Americo Vespucio 49, Spain
    Photosynth Res 83:329-33. 2005
    ..We conclude that the specific structural features of each cytochrome c(6) dictate their different kinetic behaviours, whereas the three photosystems are relatively indiscriminate in docking with the electron donors...