D11 Department of Molecular Biology and Nanobiotechnology

Department of Molecular Biology and Nanobiotechnology

Proteins of intracellular pathogens and their mechanism of action in pathogenesis. MACPF / CDC proteins and their mechanism of action. Research and development of advanced bio- pharmaceuticals.

Representative Publications

  1. LENARČIČ, Tea, ALBERT, Isabell, BÖHM, Hannah, HODNIK, Vesna, PIRC, Katja, BEDINA ZAVEC, Apolonija, PODOBNIK, Marjetka, PAHOVNIK, David, ŽAGAR, Ema, PRUITT, Rory, GREIMEL, Peter, YAMAJI-HASEGAWA, Akiko, KOBAYASHI, Toshihide, ZIENKIEWICZ, Agnieszka, GÖMANN, Jasmin, MORTIMER, Jenny C., FANG, Lin, MAMODE-CASSIM, Adiilah, DELEU, Magali, LINS, Laurence, OECKING, Claudia, FEUSSNER, Ivo, MONGRAND, Sébastien, ANDERLUH, Gregor, NÜRNBERGER, Thorsten. Eudicot plant-specific sphingolipids determine host selectivity of microbial NLP cytolysins. Science, 2017, 358
  2. GILBERT, Robert J., DALLA SERRA, Mauro, FROELICH, Christopher J., WALLACE, Mark I., ANDERLUH, Gregor. Membrane pore formation at protein-lipid interfaces. Trends in Biochemical Sciences, 2014, 39.
  3. PODOBNIK, Marjetka, MARCHIORETTO, Marta, ZANETTI, Manuela, BAVDEK, Andrej, KISOVEC, Matic, CAJNKO, Miša Mojca, LUNELLI, Lorenzo, DALLA SERRA, Mauro, ANDERLUH, Gregor. Plasticity of lysteriolysin O pores and its regulation by pH and unique histidine. Scientific Reports, 2015, 5.
  4. ROJKO, Nejc, ANDERLUH, Gregor. How lipid membranes affect pore forming toxin activity. Accounts of Chemical Research, 2015, 48.
  5. PODOBNIK, Marjetka, SAVORY, Peter, ROJKO, Nejc, KISOVEC, Matic, WOOD, Neil, HAMBLEY, Richard, PUGH, Jonathan, WALLACE, E. Jayne, MCNEILL, Luke, BRUCE, Mark, LIKO, Idlir, ALLISON, Timothy M., MEHMOOD, Shahid, YILMAZ, Neval, KOBAYASHI, Toshihide, GILBERT, Robert J., ROBINSON, Carol V., JAYASINGHE, Lakmal, ANDERLUH, Gregor. Crystal structure of an invertebrate cytolysin pore reveals unique properties and mechanism of assembly. Nature communications, 2016, 7.