PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. Sevvana, M. and Kuhn. R. J. The diverse structural landscape of antibody repertoire against flaviviruses. (2020). Current Opinions in Virology. (LINK TO: PUBMED)

  2. Sevvana, M., Ruf, M., Uson, I., Sheldrick, GM., Herbst-Irmer, R. Non-merohedral Twinning: from Minerals to Proteins. (2019). Acta Cryst D. 75(Pt 12): 1040–1050. (LINK TO: PUBMED; PDB1; PDB2RAW-DATA1; RAW-DATA2;)

  3. Long, F., Doyle, M., Fernandez, E., Miller, AS., Klose, T., Sevvana, M., Bryan, A., Davidson, E., Doranz, BJ., Kuhn, RJ., Diamond, MS., Crowe, JE Jr., Rossmann, MG. Structural basis of a potent human monoclonal antibody against Zika virus targeting a quaternary epitope. (2019). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 116(5):1591-1596. (LINK TO: PUBMED; PDB; EMDB;)

  4. Sevvana, M., Long, F., Miller, AS., Klose, T., Buda, G., Sun, L., Kuhn, RJ., Rossmann, MG. Refinement and Analysis of the Mature Zika Virus Cryo-EM Structure at 3.1 Å Resolution. (2018). Structure. 26(9):1169-1177. (LINK TO: PUBMED; PDB; EMDB;)

  5. Hasan, SS., Sevvana, M., Kuhn, RJ., Rossmann, MG. Structural biology of Zika virus and other flaviviruses. (2018). Nat Struct Mol Biol. 25(1):13-20. (LINK TO: PUBMED;)

  6. Andreani, J., Khalil, JYB., Sevvana, M., Benamar, S., Di Pinto, F., Bitam, I., Colson, P., Klose, T., Rossmann, MG., Raoult, D., La Scola, B. Pacmanvirus, a New Giant Icosahedral Virus at the Crossroads between Asfarviridae and Faustoviruses. (2017). J Virol. 91(14). (LINK TO: PUBMED;)

  7. Sevvana, M., Hasselt, K., Grau, FC., Burkovski, A., Muller, YA. Similarities in the structure of the transcriptional repressor AmtR in two different space groups suggest a model for the interaction with GlnK. (2017). Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 73(Pt 3):146-151. (LINK TO: PUBMED; PDB;)

  8. Walzer, SA., Egerer-Siebe,r C., Sticht, H., Sevvana, M., Hohl, K., Milbradt, J., Muller, YA., Marschall, M. Crystal Structure of the Human Cytomegalovirus pUL50-pUL53 Core Nuclear Egress Complex Provides Insight into a Unique Assembly Scaffold for Virus-Host Protein Interactions. (2015). J Biol Chem. 290(46):27452-8. 
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  9. Scherer, M., Klingl, S., Sevvana, M., Otto, V., Schilling, EM., Stump, JD., Müller, R., Reuter, N., Sticht, H., Muller, YA., Stamminger, T. Crystal structure of cytomegalovirus IE1 protein reveals targeting of TRIM family member PML via coiled-coil interactions. (2014). PLoS Pathog. 10 (11):e1004512. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004512. (LINK TO: PUBMED; PDB;)

  10. Milbradt, J., Auerochs, S., Sevvana, M., Muller, YA., Sticht, H., Marschall M. Specific residues of a conserved domain in the N-terminus of the human cytomegalovirus pUL50 protein determine its intranuclear interaction with pUL53. (2012). J Biol Chem. 287(28):24004-16. 
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  11. Sevvana, M., Goetz, C., Goeke, D., Wimmer, C., Berens, C., Hillen, W., Muller YA. An exclusive α/β code directs allostery in TetR-peptide complexes. (2012). J Mol Biol. 416(1), 46-56. 
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  12.  Christofferson, C., Obinata, H., Kumaraswamy, SB., Galvani, S., Ahnström, J., Sevvana, M., Egerer- Sieber, C., Muller, YA., Hla, T., Nielsen, LB., Dahlbäck, B. Endothelium-protective sphingosine 1- phosphate provided by HDL-associated apolipoprotein M. (2011). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 108(23), 9613-8. 
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  13.  Sevvana, M., Kassler, K., Ahnström, J., Weiler, S., Dahlbäck, B., Sticht, H and Muller, YA. Mouse apoM displays an unprecedented 7-stranded lipocalin fold - Folding decoy or alternative native fold? (2010). J Mol Biol. 404(3), 363-71. 
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  14.  Hasselt, K., Sevvana, M., Burkovski, A., Muller, YA. Crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of the global nitrogen regulator AmtR from Corynebacterium glutamicum. (2009). Acta Cryst. F65, 1123-1127. 

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  15.  Sevvana, M., Ahnström, J., Egerer-Sieber, C., Dahlbäck, B and Muller, YA. Serendipitous fatty acid binding reveals the structural determinants for ligand recognition in apoM. (2009). J Mol Biol. 393(4), 920-36. 

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  16.  Resch, M., Roth, HM., Kottmair, M., Sevvana, M., Bertram, R., Titgemeyer, F., Muller, YA. Cloning, expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis of YvoA from Bacillus subtilis. (2009). Acta Cryst. F65, 410-414. 
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  17.  Barak, NN., Neumann, P., Sevvana, M., Schutkowski, M., Naumann, K., Malesević, M., Reichardt, H., Fischer, G., Stubbs, MT, Ferrari DM. Crystal structure and functional analysis of the protein disulfide isomerase-related protein ERp29. (2009). J Mol Biol. 385(5), 1630-42. 
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  18.  Pal, A., Debreczeni, J. É., Sevvana, M., Grüne, T., Kahle, B., Zeeck, A. & Sheldrick, G. M. Structures of viscotoxins A1 and B2 from European mistletoe solved using native data alone. (2008). Acta Cryst. D64, 985-992. 
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  19.  Sevvana, M., Vijayan, V., Zweckstetter, M., Reinelt, S., Madden, DR., Herbst-Irmer, R., Sheldrick, GM., Bott, M., Griesinger, C., Becker, S. A ligand-induced switch in the periplasmic domain of sensor histidine kinase CitA. (2008). J Mol Biol. 377(2), 512-23. 

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  20.  Resch, M., Striegl, H., Henssler, EM., Sevvana, M., Egerer-Sieber, C., Schiltz, E., Hillen, W., Muller, YA. A protein functional leap: how a single mutation reverses the function of the transcription regulator TetR. (2008). Nucleic Acids Res. 36 (13), 4390-401. 

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  21.  Sevvana, M., Biadene, M., Ma, Q., Guo, C., Söling, H. D., Sheldrick, G, M and Ferrari, D. M. Structural elucidation of the PDI-related chaperone Wind with the help of mutants. (2006). Acta Cryst. D62, 589- 594. 
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  22.  Maskey, R. P., Serge, F., Sevvana, M., Uson, I., Grun-Wollny, I and Laatsch H. Kettapeptin: Isolation, Structure elucidation and Activity of a new Hexadepsipeptide Antibiotic from a Terrestrial Streptomyces sp. (2006). J Antibiot (Tokyo). 59(5), 309-14. 

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  23.  Jin, Y., Serge, F., Yongtang, Z., Sevvana, M., Laatsch, H and Zhang, W. Halichondria sulfonic acid, a new HIV-1 inhibitory guanidino-sulfonic acid, and halistanol sulfate isolated from the marine sponge Halichondria rugosa Ridley & Dendy. (2006) Nat Prod Res. 20(12), 1125-39. 

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  24.  Dalai, S., Limbach, M., Zhao, L., Tamm, M., Sevvana, M., Sokolov, V and de Meijere, A. Highly Diastereoselective Sequential Michael-Aldol reactions of Methyl 2-Chloro-2-cyclopropylideneacetate with Grignard Reagents and Aldehydes. (2006). Synthesis. 471-479. 

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  25.  Barnewitz, K., Guo, C., Sevvana, M., Ma, Q., Sheldrick, G. M., Söling, H. D and Ferrari, D. M. Mapping of a substrate binding site in the Protein disulfide isomerase-related chaperone Wind based on protein function and crystal structure. (2004). J Biol Chem. 279(38), 39829-39837. 

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  26.  Than, N. N., Serge, F., Sevvana, M., Sheldrick, G. M., Fiebig, H. H., Kelter, G and Laatsch, H., Sesquiterpene Lactones from Elephantopus Scaber. (2004). Z. Naturforsch. 60(b), 200-204. 

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  27.  Maskey, R. P., Sevvana, M., Uson, I., Helmke, E and Laatsch, H. Gutingimycin: a highly complex metabolite from marine Streptomycete. (2004). Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 43(10), 1281-1283. 

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  28.  Magyar, A., Wolfling, J., Kubas, M., Cuesta-Seijo, J. A., Sevvana, M., Herbst-Irmer, R., Forgo, P and Schneider, G. Synthesis of novel steroid-tetrahydroquinoline hybrid molecules and D-homosteroids by intramolecular cyclization reactions. (2004). Steroids. 69(5), 301-12. 
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