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Publications 1999-2006

Previous publications from Dr. Outten's graduate and postdoctoral research projects

JBC 2006

The effects of glutaredoxin and copper activation pathways on the disulfide and stability of Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase

Carroll MC, Outten CE, Proescher JB, Rosenfeld L, Watson WH, Whitson LJ, Hart PJ, Jensen LT, Cizewski Culotta V. J Biol Chem. 2006 Sep 29;281(39):28648-56.

Biochem J 2005

Cellular factors required for protection from hyperoxia toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Outten CE, Falk RL, Culotta VC. Biochem J. 2005 May 15;388(Pt 1):93-101.

JBC 2004

Alternative start sites in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae GLR1 gene are responsible for mitochondrial and cytosolic isoforms of glutathione reductase

Outten CE, Culotta VC. J Biol Chem. 2004 Feb 27;279(9):7785-91.

Science 2003

Molecular basis of metal-ion selectivity and zeptomolar sensitivity by CueR

Changela A, Chen K, Xue Y, Holschen J, Outten CE, O'Halloran TV, Mondragón A. Science. 2003 Sep 5;301(5638):1383-7.

EMBO J 2003

A novel NADH kinase is the mitochondrial source of NADPH in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Outten CE, Culotta VC. EMBO J. 2003 May 1;22(9):2015-24.

JMB 2002

A new zinc-protein coordination site in intracellular metal trafficking: solution structure of the Apo and Zn(II) forms of ZntA(46-118)

Banci L, Bertini I, Ciofi-Baffoni S, Finney LA, Outten CE, O'Halloran TV. J Mol Biol. 2002 Nov 8;323(5):883-97.


Extreme zinc-binding thermodynamics of the metal sensor/regulator protein, ZntR

Hitomi Y, Outten CE, O'Halloran TV. J Am Chem Soc. 2001 Sep 5;123(35):8614-5.

Biochem 2001

Characterization of the metal receptor sites in Escherichia coli Zur, an ultrasensitive zinc(II) metalloregulatory protein

Outten CE, Tobin DA, Penner-Hahn JE, O'Halloran TV. Biochemistry. 2001 Sep 4;40(35):10417-23.

Science 2001

Femtomolar sensitivity of metalloregulatory proteins controlling zinc homeostasis

Outten CE, O'Halloran TV. Science. 2001 Jun 29;292(5526):2488-92.

JBC 2000

Transcriptional activation of an Escherichia coli copper efflux regulon by the chromosomal MerR homologue, cueR

Outten FW, Outten CE, Hale J, O'Halloran TV. J Biol Chem. 2000 Oct 6;275(40):31024-9.

Stress book

Metalloregulatory Systems at the Interface between Bacterial Metal Homeostasis and Resistance

Outten FW, Outten CE, O'Halloran TV. In "Bacterial Stress Responses" G. Storz, R. Hengge-Aronis, Eds. Washington, D.C. : ASM Press, 2000; p. 145-160.


DNA distortion mechanism for transcriptional activation by ZntR, a Zn(II)-responsive MerR homologue in Escherichia coli

Outten CE, Outten FW, O'Halloran TV. J Biol Chem. 1999 Dec 31;274(53):37517-24.


The ferric uptake regulation (Fur) repressor is a zinc metalloprotein

Althaus EW, Outten CE, Olson KE, Cao H, O'Halloran TV. Biochemistry. 1999 May 18;38(20):6559-69.

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