Cheryl A Kerfeld

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure and function of the water-soluble carotenoid-binding proteins of cyanobacteria
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1570, USA
    Photosynth Res 81:215-25. 2004
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  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
  • Diana Kirilovsky
  • Miwa Sugiura
  • Alain Boussac
  • Ferran Garcia-Pichel
  • Nicholas J Bouskill
  • Lara Rajeev
  • Eoin L Brodie
  • P John Andralojc
  • Catherine Berthomieu
  • Steven E Massey
  • Imre Vass
  • Andrew Gall
  • I T Paulsen
  • John T M Kennis
  • Fei Cai
  • Adjele Wilson
  • Shiho Tanaka
  • Michael R Sawaya
  • Markus Sutter
  • Jeffrey C Cameron
  • Eric B Williams
  • Matthew R Melnicki
  • Patrick M Shih
  • Susan L Bernstein
  • Steven C Wilson
  • Yingssu Tsai
  • Kathleen M Scott
  • Manuel Hervas
  • Tomas Polivka
  • Alessandro Occhialini
  • Emily G Pawlowski
  • Ryan L Leverenz
  • François Perreau
  • Martin A J Parry
  • Rocío López-Igual
  • Zhicheng Dou
  • JESSUP SHIVELY
  • Ryan Leverenz
  • Samuel Deutsch
  • Seth D Axen
  • Rienk van Grondelle
  • Bruno Robert
  • Cosimo Bonetti
  • Claire Punginelli
  • Maxime Alexandre
  • Jean Marc Routaboul
  • Annegret Wilde
  • Clémence Boulay
  • Chantell J Barrett
  • Gary T Zeruth
  • Rachel L Ross
  • Douglas K Reep
  • Dana L Longo
  • Stephanie A Malfatti
  • Lance E Tinkham
  • Kimberly F Do
  • Alla Lapidus
  • Fereniki N Abril
  • Qinghu Ren
  • Tara L Harmer
  • Carisa R Davis
  • Darlene D Martin
  • Loren J Hauser
  • Frank W Larimer
  • Kimberly P Dobrinski
  • Patrick S G Chain
  • Jean Marc Verbavatz
  • Amanda J Boller
  • Chris Detter
  • Martin G Klotz
  • Folker Meyer
  • Stefan M Sievert
  • Lois A Ball
  • Brandon I Faza
  • Michael Hügler
  • Ghada Ajlani
  • Jessica L Moore
  • Priscila Y Sato
  • Sharyn K Freyermuth
  • Justine A Clark
  • John H Paul
  • Phaedra Thomas
  • Susan Lucas
  • Luis H Ocampo
  • Rodrigo A Blake
  • Zoe McCuddin
  • William W Kong

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Structure and function of the water-soluble carotenoid-binding proteins of cyanobacteria
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    Molecular Biology Institute, UCLA, Box 951570, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1570, USA
    Photosynth Res 81:215-25. 2004
    ....
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  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 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...
  12. pmc Advances in Understanding Carboxysome Assembly in Prochlorococcus and Synechococcus Implicate CsoS2 as a Critical Component
    Fei Cai
    Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Life (Basel) 5:1141-71. 2015
    ..Analogies between the pathway for β-carboxysome biogenesis and our model for α-carboxysome assembly are discussed. ..
  13. doi 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...
  14. pmc Dynamic cyanobacterial response to hydration and dehydration in a desert biological soil crust
    Lara Rajeev
    Physical Biosciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
    ISME J 7:2178-91. 2013
    ....
  15. pmc Evidence for the widespread distribution of CRISPR-Cas system in the Phylum Cyanobacteria
    Fei Cai
    U S Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, CA, USA
    RNA Biol 10:687-93. 2013
    ..Our findings reveal the widespread distribution of their role in the phylum Cyanobacteria and provide a first step to systematically understanding CRISPR-Cas systems in cyanobacteria. ..
  16. doi request reprint Structure, Diversity, and Evolution of a New Family of Soluble Carotenoid-Binding Proteins in Cyanobacteria
    Matthew R Melnicki
    Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA Physical Biosciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Mol Plant 9:1379-1394. 2016
    ..Our results demonstrate that the HCPs are a new family of functionally diverse carotenoid-binding proteins found among ecophysiologically diverse cyanobacteria...
  17. pmc Biochemical characterization of predicted Precambrian RuBisCO
    Patrick M Shih
    Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3102, USA
    Nat Commun 7:10382. 2016
    ..Consistent with these distinctions, in vivo analysis reveals the propensity of ancestral RuBisCO to be encapsulated into modern-day carboxysomes, bacterial organelles central to the cyanobacterial CO2 concentrating mechanism. ..
  18. doi 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. ..
  19. doi request reprint Two new high-resolution crystal structures of carboxysome pentamer proteins reveal high structural conservation of CcmL orthologs among distantly related cyanobacterial species
    Markus Sutter
    United States Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598, USA
    Photosynth Res 118:9-16. 2013
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint PHOTOSYNTHETIC CYTOCHROMES c IN CYANOBACTERIA, ALGAE, AND PLANTS
    Cheryl A Kerfeld
    219 Molecular Biology Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Box 951570, Los Angeles, California 90095 1570 e mail Biochemistry Department, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1153 e mail
    Annu Rev Plant Physiol Plant Mol Biol 49:397-425. 1998
    ..The solution of tertiary and quaternary structures of cytochromes and cytochrome complexes will provide structural and functional detail at atomic resolution...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...