Team:BIOTEC Dresden/Literature



1.THE GREEN FLUORESCENT PROTEIN - Annual Review of Biochemistry, 67(1):509.

2.Tian T, Burrage K (2006) Stochastic models for regulatory networks of the genetic toggle switch. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103: 8372 -8377.

3.Basu S, Mehreja R, Thiberge S, Chen M, Weiss R (2004) Spatiotemporal control of gene expression with pulse-generating networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101: 6355 -6360.

4.Nilsson P, Olofsson A, Fagerlind M, Fagerström T, Rice S, u. a. (2001) Kinetics of the AHL Regulatory System in a Model Biofilm System: How Many Bacteria Constitute a "Quorum"? Journal of Molecular Biology 309: 631-640.

5.Schaefer AL, Val DL, Hanzelka BL, Cronan JE, Greenberg EP (1996) Generation of cell-to-cell signals in quorum sensing: acyl homoserine lactone synthase activity of a purified Vibrio fischeri LuxI protein. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A 93: 9505-9509.

6.Kaplan HB, Greenberg EP (1985) Diffusion of autoinducer is involved in regulation of the Vibrio fischeri luminescence system. J Bacteriol 163: 1210-1214.

7.Hanzelka BL, Parsek MR, Val DL, Dunlap PV, Cronan JE, u. a. (1999) Acylhomoserine lactone synthase activity of the Vibrio fischeri AinS protein. J. Bacteriol 181: 5766-5770.

8.Elowitz MB, Leibler S (2000) A synthetic oscillatory network of transcriptional regulators. Nature 403: 335-338.

9.Goryachev A, Toh D, Lee T Systems analysis of a quorum sensing network: Design constraints imposed by the functional requirements, network topology and kinetic constants. Biosystems 83: 178-187.

10.Müller J, Kuttler C, Hense BA, Rothballer M, Hartmann A (2006) Cell-cell communication by quorum sensing and dimension-reduction. J Math Biol 53: 672-702.

General Literature

1.Dong YH, Xu JL, Li XZ, Zhang LH (2000) AiiA, an enzyme that inactivates the acylhomoserine lactone quorum-sensing signal and attenuates the virulence of Erwinia carotovora. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A 97: 3526-3531.

2.Skerra A, Schmidt TG (1999) Applications of a peptide ligand for streptavidin: the Strep-tag. Biomol. Eng 16: 79-86.

3.Kigawa T (2010) Cell-free protein preparation through prokaryotic transcription-translation methods. Methods Mol. Biol 607: 1-10.

4.Andersen JB, Heydorn A, Hentzer M, Eberl L, Geisenberger O, u. a. (2001) gfp-based N-acyl homoserine-lactone sensor systems for detection of bacterial communication. Appl. Environ. Microbiol 67: 575-585.

5.Siggaard-Andersen M (1988) Role of Escherichia coli beta-ketoacyl-ACP synthase I in unsaturated fatty acid synthesis. Carlsberg Res. Commun 53: 371-379.

Fusion Protein


2. Nilsson B, Moks T, Jansson B, Abrahmsén L, Elmblad A, u. a. (1987) A synthetic IgG-binding domain based on staphylococcal protein A. Protein Eng 1: 107-113.

3. Van Houdt R, Moons P, Aertsen A, Jansen A, Vanoirbeek K, u. a. (2007) Characterization of a luxI/luxR-type quorum sensing system and N-acyl-homoserine lactone-dependent regulation of exo-enzyme and antibacterial component production in Serratia plymuthica RVH1. Research in Microbiology 158: 150-158.

ACP Synthesis

1. Schaefer A.L., Val D.L., Hanzelka B.L., Cronan J.E., Grenberg E.P. (1996) Generation of cell-to-cell signals in quorum sensing: Acyl homoserine lactone synthase activity of a purified Vibrio fischeri LuxI protein, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., USA, vol.93, pp. 9505-9509

2. Zhiwei Shen, Debra Fice, David M. Byers (1992) Preparation of Fatty-Acylated Derivatives of Acyl Carrier Protein Using Vibrio harveyi Acyl-ACP Synthetase, Analytical biochemistry 204, 34-39


4. McAllister KA, Peery RB, Zhao G. (2006) Acyl carrier protein synthases from gram-negative, gram-positive, and atypical bacterial species: Biochemical and structural properties and physiological implications, J Bacteriol., vol 188(13):4737-48

5. R. H. Lambalot, C. T. Walsh , Cloning (1995) Overproduction, and Characterization of the Escherichia coli Holo-acyl Carrier Protein Synthase, The Journal of Biological Chemistry Vol. 270, No. 42, pp. 24658–24661

6. Information for Entry EC - holo-[acyl-carrier-protein] synthase in BRENDA database (A Comprehensive Enzyme Information System).

7. J.G. Jaworski, P.K. Stumpf. (1974) Fat metabolism in higher plants: Enzymatic preparation of E. coli stearyl-acyl carrier protein, Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 162, pp. 166–173

8. Flugel RS, Hwangbo Y, Lambalot RH, Cronan JE Jr, Walsh CT. (2000), Holo-(acyl carrier protein) synthase and phosphopantetheinyl transfer in Escherichia coli, J Biol Chem. Jan 14;275(2):959-68.

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