Publications of the Fritz-Steuber Group, until 2010

Batista, AP., Fernandes, AS., Louro, RO., Steuber, J. & Pereira, MM. Energy conservation by Rhodothermus marinus respiratory complex I. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1797, 509-515 (2010).

Casutt MS, Huber T, Brunisholz R, Tao M, Fritz G & Steuber J. Localization and function of the membrane-bound riboflavin in the Na+-translocating NADH:quinone oxidoreductase (Na+-NQR) from Vibrio cholerae. J Biol Chem. 285, 27088-27099 (2010).

Casutt MS., Wendelspiess, S., Steuber, J. & Fritz, G. Crystallization of the Na+-translocating NADH:quinone oxidoreductase from Vibrio cholerae. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 66, 1677-1679 (2010).

Steffen W, Gemperli AC, Cvetesic N & Steuber J. Organelle-specific expression of subunit ND5 of human complex I (NADH dehydrogenase) alters cation homeostasis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. FEMS Yeast Res10, 648-659 (2010).

Vorburger T, Stein A, Ziegler U, Kaim G & Steuber J. Functional role of a conserved aspartic acid residue in the motor of the Na(+)-driven flagellum from Vibrio cholerae. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1787, 1198-1204 (2009).

Lin, PC., Puhar, A. & Steuber, J. NADH oxidation drives respiratory Na(+) transport in mitochondria from Yarrowia lipolytica. Arch Microbiol. 190, 471-480 (2008).

Tao, M., Casutt, M. & Steuber, J. Oxidant-induced formation of a neutral flavosemiquinone in the Na(+)-translocating NADH:Quinone oxidoreductase (Na(+)-NQR) from Vibrio cholerae. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1777, 696-702 (2008).

Tao, M., Fritz, G. & Steuber, J. The Na+ -translocating NADH:quinone oxidoreductase (Na+ -NQR) from Vibrio cholerae enhances insertion of FeS in overproduced NqrF subunit. J. Inorg. Biochem. 102, 1366-1372 (2008).

Gemperli, A.C., Schaffitzel, C., Jacob, C. & Steuber, J. Transport of Na+ and K+ by an antiporter-related subunit from the Escherichia coli NADH dehydrogenase I produced in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Arch. Microbiol. 188, 509-521 (2007). 

Lin, P.-C.,Türk, K.,Häse, C.C.,Fritz, G.& Steuber, J. Quinone reduction by the Na+ -translocating NADH dehydrogenase (Na+-NQR) promotes extracellular superoxide production in Vibrio cholerae. J. Bacteriol. 189, 3902-3908 (2007).

Tao, M., Türk, K., Diez, J., Grütter, M. G., Fritz, G. & Steuber, J. Crystallization of the NADH-oxidizing domain of the Na+ -translocating NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase from Vibrio cholerae. Acta Cryst. F62, 110-112 (2006).    
Vgenopoulou, I., Gemperli, A. C. & Steuber, J. Specific modification of a Na+ binding site in the NADH:quinone oxidoreductase (NDH-1) from Klebsiella pneumoniae with dicyclohexylcarbodiimide. J. Bacteriol. 188, 3264-3272 (2006).    
Boiangeou, C. D., Jayamani, E., Brügel, D., Herrmann, G., Forzi, L., Hedderich, R., Vgenopoulou, I., Pierik, A. J., Steuber, J. & Buckel, W. Sodium ion pumps and hydrogen production in glutamate fermenting anaerobic bacteria. J. Mol. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 10, 105-119 (2005).    
Lin, P.-C., Puhar, A., Türk, K., Piligkos, S., Bill, E., Neese, F. & Steuber, J. A vertebrate-type ferredoxin domain in the Na+ -translocating NADH dehydrogenase from Vibrio cholerae. J. Biol. Chem. 280, 22560 - 22563 (2005).    
Türk, K., Puhar, A., Neese, F., Bill, E., Fritz, G. & Steuber, J. NADH oxidation by the Na+ -translocating NADH:quinone oxidoreductase from Vibrio cholerae: Functional role of the NqrF subunit. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 21349 - 21355 (2004).    
Gemperli, A. C., Dimroth, P. & Steuber, J. Sodium ion cycling mediates energy coupling between complex I and ATP synthase. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100, 839-844 (2003).    
Steuber, J. The C-terminally truncated NuoL subunit (ND5 homologue) of the Na+ -dependent complex I from Escherichia coli transports Na+. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 26817-26822 (2003).    
Gemperli, A. C., Dimroth, P. & Steuber, J. The respiratory complex I (NDH I) from Klebsiella pneumoniae, a sodium pump. J. Biol. Chem. 277, 33811-33817 (2002).    
Steuber, J., Rufibach, M., Fritz, G., Neese, F. & Dimroth, P. Inactivation of the Na+ -translocating NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase from Vibrio alginolyticus by reactive oxygen species. Eur. J. Biochem. 269, 1287-1292 (2002).    
Steuber, J. The Na+ -translocating NADH:quinone oxidoreductase (NDH I) from Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli: implications for the mechanism of redox-driven cation translocation by complex I. J. Bioenerg. Biomembr. 33, 179-185 (2001).    
Steuber, J. Na+ translocation by bacterial NADH:quinone oxidoreductases: an extension to the complex I -family of primary redox pumps. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1505, 45-56 (2001).    
Jockel, P., Schmid, M., Steuber, J. & Dimroth, P. A molecular coupling mechanism for the oxaloacetate decarboxylase Na+ pump as inferred from mutational analysis. Biochemistry 39, 2307-2315 (2000).    
Steuber, J., Schmid, C., Rufibach, M. & Dimroth, P. Na+ translocation by complex I (NADH:quinone oxidoreductase) of Escherichia coli. Mol. Microbiol. 35, 428-434 (2000).    
Krebs, W., Steuber, J., Gemperli, A. C. & Dimroth, P. Na+ translocation by the NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase (complex I) from Klebsiella pneumoniae. Mol. Microbiol. 33, 590-598 (1999).    
Steuber, J., Krebs, W., Bott, M. & Dimroth, P. A membrane-bound NAD(P)+-reducing hydrogenase provides reduced pyridine nucleotides during citrate fermentation by Klebsiella pneumoniae. J. Bacteriol. 181, 241-245 (1999).    
Steuber, J & Kroneck, PMH. Desulfoviridin, the dissimilatory sulfite reductase from Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (Essex): New structural and functional aspects of the membranous enzyme. Inorg. Chim. Acta 275-276, 52 - 57 (1998).

Steuber, J., Krebs, W. & Dimroth, P. The Na+-translocating NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase from Vibrio alginolyticus: redox states of the FAD prosthetic group and mechanism of Ag+ inhibition. Eur. J. Biochem. 249, 770-776 (1997).    
Steuber, J., Arendsen, A.F., Hagen, W.R. & Kroneck, P.M.H. Molecular properties of the dissimilatory sulfite reductase from Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (Essex) and comparison with the enzyme from Desulfovibrio vulgaris (Hildenborough). Eur. J. Biochem. 233, 873-879 (1995)

Steuber, J., Cypionka, H. & Kroneck, P. M. H. Mechanism of dissimilatory sulfite reduction by Desulfovibrio desulfuricans. Purification of a membrane-bound sulfite reductase and coupling with cytochrome c3 and hydrogenase. Arch. Microbiol. 162, 255-260 (1994).  

Sass, H., Steuber, J., Kroder, M., Kroneck, P., & Cypionka, H. Formation of thionates by freshwater and marine strains of sulfate-reducing bacteria. Arch. Microbiol. 158, 418-421 (1992).