Siebenaller C. and Schneider D. (2023) Cyanobacterial membrane dynamics in the light of eukaryotic principles, Biosci. Rep., in press



Hellmann N. and Schneider D. (2022) Hydrophobic mismatch and sequence specificity compete when transmembrane helix-helix interactions are measured with the TOXCAT assay, Front. Chem.,10:1049310

Mater V., Eisner S., Seidel C. and Schneider D. (2022) The peripherally membrane-attached protein MbFACL6 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis activates a broad spectrum of substrates, J. Mol. Biol., 434 (22), 167842

Junglas B., Axt A., Siebenaller C., Sonel H., Hellmann N., Weber S. A. L. and Schneider D. (2022) Membrane destabilization and pore formation induced by the Synechocystis IM30 protein, Biophys. J., 121 (18), 3411–3421

Ahlswede L., Siebenaller C., Junglas B., Hellmann N. and Schneider D. (2022) Human claudin-7 cis-interactions are not crucial for membrane-membrane (trans-) interactions, Front. Mol. Biosci. 9:908383

Kleinwächter I., Mohr B., Joppe A., Hellmann N., Bereau T., Osiewacz H.D. and Schneider D. (2022) CLiB – a novel cardiolipin-binder isolated via data-driven and in vitro screening, RSC Chem. Biol. (7), 941–954

Mohr B., Shmilovich K., Kleinwächter I.S., Schneider D., Ferguson A.L. and Bereau T. (2022) Data-driven discovery of cardiolipin-selective small molecules by computational active learning, Chem. Sci. 13 (16), 4498-4511

Steindorf D., Loeuillet A., Bagnard D., Strand S. and Schneider D. (2022) Increased stability of the TM helix oligomer abrogates the apoptotic activity of the human Fas receptor, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes 1864 (1), 183807



Oepen K., Özbek H., Schüffler A., Liermann J.C., Thines E. and Schneider D. (2021) Myristic Acid Inhibits the Activity of the Bacterial ABC Transporter BmrA, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 22 (24), 13565

Schmüser L., Trefz M., Roeters S., Beckner W., Pfaendtner J., Otzen D., Woutersen S., Bonn M., Schneider D. and Weidner T. (2021) The membrane structure of aquaporin observed with combined experimental and theoretical sum frequency generation spectroscopy, Langmuir 37 (45), 13452–13459

Wirth D., Özdemir E., King C., Ahlswede L., Schneider D. and Hristova K (2021) Quantitative characterization of Tetraspanin 8 homointeractions in the plasma membrane, Biochem. J. 478 (19), 3643–3654

Hellmann N. and Schneider D. (2021) A complex unfolding pathway of α-helical membrane proteins in SDS-containing micelles, Biophys. J. 120 (18), 3857-3759

Cymer F. and Schneider, D. (2021) Small residues inhibit homo-dimerization of the human carbonic anhydrase XII transmembrane domain, Membranes 11 (7), 512

Junglas B., Huber S.T., Heidler T., Schlösser L., Mann D., Hennig R., Clarke M., Hellmann N., Schneider D.* and Sachse C.* (2021) PspA adopts an ESCRT-III-like fold and remodels bacterial membranes, Cell 184,1-15

Preview: Deo R.A. and Prinz W.A. (2021) ESCRTs got your Bac!, Cell 184, 3591-3592

Siebenaller C., Schlösser L., Junglas B., Schmidt-Dengler M., Jacob D., Hellmann N., Sachse C., Helm M. and Schneider D. (2021) Binding and/or hydrolysis of purine-based nucleotides is not required for IM30 ring formation, FEBS Letters 595 (14), 1876-1885

Kleinwächter I. S., Pannwitt S., Centi A., Hellmann N., Thines E., Bereau T. and Schneider D. (2021) The Bacteriostatic Activity of 2-Phenylethanol Derivatives Correlates with Membrane Binding Affinity, Membranes 11 (4), 254



Stopp M., Steinmetz P.A., Schubert C., Griesinger C., Schneider D. and and Unden G. (2020) Transmembrane signaling and cytoplasmic signal conversion by dimeric transmembrane helix 2 and a linker domain of the DcuS sensor kinase, J. Biol. Chem. 296 (2021), 100148

Fleissner F., Klein N., Wirth D., Dhiman R., Kumar S., Schneider D., Bonn M. and Parekh S.H. (2020) Tension causes unfolding of intracellular vimentin intermediate filaments, Adv. Biosystem 4 (11), 2000111

Junglas B., Orru R., Axt A., Siebenaller C., Wieland S., Heidrich J., Hellmich U.A., Hellmann N., Wolf E., Weber S. A. L. and Schneider D. (2020) IM30 IDPs form a membrane protective carpet upon supercomplex disassembly, Nature Comm. Biol. 3, 595

Düppre E. and Schneider D. (2020) The J- and G/F-domains of the major Synechocystis DnaJ protein Sll0897 are sufficient for cell viability but not for heat resistance, FEBS Open Bio 10 (11), 2343-2349

Siebenaller C., Junglas B.; Lehmann A., Hellmann, N. and Schneider D. (2020) Proton Leakage Is Sensed by IM30 and Activates IM30-Triggered Membrane Fusion, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 21(12), 4530

Junglas B., Siebenaller C., Schlösser, L., Hellmann, N. and Schneider D. (2020) GTP hydrolysis by Synechocystis IM30 does not decisively affect its membrane remodeling activity, Sci. Rep. 10, 9793

Pannwitt S., Kaltbeitzel J., Ahlers P., Spitzer D., Hellmann N., Depoix F., Besenius P. and Schneider D. (2020) Lipid bilayer interactions of peptidic supramolecular polymers and the impact on membrane permeability and stability, Biochemistry 59 (19), 1845-1853

Thurotte A., Seidel T., Jilly R., Kahmann U. and Schneider D. (2020) DnaK3 is involved in biogenesis and/or maintenance of thylakoid membrane protein complexes in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp PCC 6803, Life 10, 55



Siebenaller C., Junglas B., and Schneider D. (2019) Functional implications of multiple IM30 oligomeric states, Front. Plant Sci. 10, 1500

Pannwitt S., Slama K., Depoix F., Helm M. and Schneider D. (2019) Against expectations: Unassisted RNA adsorption onto negatively charged lipid bilayers, Langmuir 35 (45), 14704-14711

Hochheimer N., Sies R., Aschenbrenner A., Schneider D. and Lang T. (2019) Classes of non-conventional tetraspanins defined by alternative splicing, Sci. Rep. 9 (1), 14075

Pannwitt S., Stangl M. and Schneider D. (2019) Lipid binding controls dimerization of the coat protein p24 transmembrane helix, Biophys. J. 117 (9), 1554-1562

Pohland A.-C. and Schneider D. (2019) Mg2+ homeostasis and transport in cyanobacteria - At the crossroads of bacterial and chloroplast Mg2+ import, Biol. Chem. 400 (10), 1289-1301

Klein N., Trefz M. and Schneider D. (2019) Covalently linking oligomerization-impaired GlpF protomers does not completely re-establish wild-type channel activity, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 20 (4)

Thurotte A. and Schneider D. (2019) The fusion activity of IM30 rings involves controlled unmasking of the fusogenic core, Front. Plant Sci. 10, 108

Hellman N. and Schneider D. (2019) Hand on: Using Tryptophan Fluorescence Spectroscopy to Study Protein Structure, Methods Mol. Biol. 1958



Heidrich J., Junglas B., Grytsyk N., Hellmann N., Rusitzka K., Gebauer W., Markl J., Hellwig P., Schneider D. (2018) Mg2+-binding triggers rearrangement of the IM30 ring structure, resulting in augmented exposure of hydrophobic surfaces competent for membrane binding, J Biol Chem. 293, 8230-8241

Junglas B. and Schneider D. (2018) What is Vipp1 good for?, Mol. Microbiol. 108 (1), 1-5

Jilly R., Khan N.Z., Aronsson H. and Schneider D. (2018) Dynamin-Like Proteins Are Potentially Involved in Membrane Dynamics within Chloroplasts and Cyanobacteria, Front. Plant Sci. 9, 206

Trefz M., Keller R., Vogt M. and Schneider D. (2018) The GlpF residue Trp219 is part of an amino-acid cluster crucial for aquaglyceroporin oligomerization and function, Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Biomembranes, 1860, 887-894



Tome-Stangl L., Schaetzel C., Tenzer S,. Bernhard F. and Schneider D. (2017) The soluble loop BC region guides, but not dictates, the assembly of the transmembrane cytochrome b6, PLoS One 12, e0189532

Saur, M., Hennig,  R., Young, P., Rusitzka, K., Hellmann, N., Heidrich, J., Morgner, N., Markl, J. and Schneider, D. (2017) A Janus-faced IM30 ring involved in thylakoid membrane fusion is assembled from IM30 tetramers, Structure 25, 1380-1390

Wolf D. (2017) One Ring, Two Membranes: IM30 Ring Complex and the Thylakoid Membrane Fusion, Structure 25,1321-1322

Franz, J., Bereau, T., Pannwitt, S., Anbazhagan, V., Lehr, A., Nubbemeyer, U., Dietz, U., Bonn, M., Weidner, T. and Schneider, D. (2017) Nitrated fatty acids modulate the physical properties of model membranes and the structure of transmembrane proteins, Chem. Eur. J. 23 (40), 9690-9697

Schneider, D. (2017) Border controls: Lipids control proteins and proteins control lipids., Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Biomembranes 1859, 507-508

Steindorf, D. and Schneider, D. (2017) In vivo selection of heterotypically interacting transmembrane helices: Complementary helix surfaces, rather than conserved interaction motifs, drive formation of transmembrane hetero-dimers, Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Biomembranes 2859, 245-256

Thurotte, A., Brüser, T., Mascher, T. and Schneider, D. (2017) Membrane Chaperoning by Members of the PspA/IM30 Protein Family, Commun Integr Biol. 10, e1264546

Hennig, R., West, A., Debus, M., Saur, M., Markl, J., Sachs, J.N. and Schneider, D. (2017) The IM30/Vipp1 C-terminus associates with the lipid bilayer and modulates membrane fusion, Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Bioenergetics 1858, 126-136

Heidrich, J., Thurotte, A. and Schneider D. (2017) Specific interaction of IM30/Vipp1 with cyanobacterial and chloroplast membranes results in membrane remodeling and eventually in membrane fusion, Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Biomembranes 1859, 537–549



Kaiser, S., Jurkowski, T.P., Kellner, S., Schneider, D., Jeltsch, A. and Helm, M. (2016) Dnmt2 methylates DNA in the structural context of a small noncoding RNA, RNA Bio., ISSN: 1555-8584 (Online)

Heidrich, J., Wulf, V., Hennig, R., Saur, M., Markl, J., Sönnichsen, C. and Schneider, D. (2016) Organization into higher-ordered ring structures counteracts membrane binding of IM30, a protein associated with inner membranes in chloroplasts and cyanobacteria, J. Bio. Chem. 291, 14954-14962

Zhang, X., Lomora, M., Einfalt, T., Meier, W., Klein, N., Schneider, D. and Palivan, C.G. (2016) Active surfaces engineered by immobilizing protein-polymer nanoreactors for selectively detecting sugar alcohols, Biomaterials 89, 79-88

Koch, H.G. and Schneider, D. (2016) Biogenesis of membrane-bound b-type cytochromes. In: Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, Vol. 38; Cytochrome Complexes: Evolution, Structures, Energy Transduction, and Signaling (Cramer, W.A. & Kallas, T., Eds). Springer, Dordrecht

Bernat, G., Schneider, D. and Rögner, M. Alternative Rieske Iron-Sulfur Subunits and Small Polypeptides of Cyanobacterial Cytochrome b6f Complexes. In: Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, Vol. 38; Cytochrome Complexes: Evolution, Structures, Energy Transduction, and Signaling (Cramer, W.A. & Kallas, T., Eds). Springer, Dordrecht.



Klein, N., Kümmerer, N., Hobernik, D. and Schneider, D. (2015) The AQP2 mutation V71M causes nephrogenic diabetes insipidus in humans but does not impair the function of a bacterial homolog, FEBS Open Bio. 5:640-646

Klein, N., Hellmann, N. and Schneider, D. (2015) Anionic lipids modulate the activity of the aquaglyceroporin GlpF, Biopys. J. 109, 722-731

Hennig, R., Heidrich, J., Saur, M., Schmüser, L., Roeters, S.J., Hellmann, N., Woutersen, S., Bonn, M., Weidner, T., Markl, J. and Schneider, D. (2015) IM30 triggers membrane fusion in cyanobacteria and chloroplasts, Nature Comm. 6, 7018

Stangl, M. and Schneider, D. (2015) Functional Competition within a Membrane: Lipid Recognition vs. Transmembrane Helix Oligomerization, Biochim. Biophys. Acta - Biomembranes 1848, 1886-1896

Keller, R., Schleppi, N., Weikum, J. and Schneider, D. (2015) Mutational analyses of YqjA, a Tvp38/DedA-protein of E. coli, FEBS Lett. 589, 842-848

Klein, N., Neumann, J., O´Neil, J.D. and Schneider, D. (2015) Folding and stability of the aquaglyceroporin GlpF: Implications for human aqua(glycero)porin diseases, Biochim Biophys Acta – Biomembranes 1848, 622-633

Plohnke, N., Seidel, T., Kahmann, U., Rögner, M., Schneider, D.* and Rexroth, S.* (2015) The proteome and lipidome of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 cells grown under light-activated heterotrophic conditions, Mol. Cell. Proteomics 14, 572-584



Schneider, D., Geyer, J. and Schmitt, L. (2014) Membrane Transport on the Move, Biol. Chem. 395, 1363-1364

Bryan, S.J., Burroughs, N.J., Shevela, D., Yu, J., Rupprecht, E., Liu, L.-N., Mastroianni, G., Xue, Q., Llorente-Garcia, I., Leake, M.C., Eichacker, L.A., Schneider, D., Nixon P.J. and Mullineaux, C.W. (2014) Localisation and interactions of the Vipp1 protein in cyanobacteria, Mol. Microbiol. 94, 1179-1195

Keller, R., Ziegler, C. and Schneider, D. (2014) When two turn into one: evolution of membrane transporters from half modules, Biol. Chem. 395, 1379-1388

Ahijado-Guzmán, R., Prasad, J., Rosman, C., Henkel, A., Tome, L., Schneider, D., Rivas, G. and Sönnichsen C. (2014) Plasmonic Nanosensors for Simultaneous Quantification of Multiple Protein-Protein Binding Affinities, Nano Lett. 14, 5528-5532

Kellner S, Ochel A, Thüring K, Spenkuch F, Neumann J, Sharma S, Entian KD, Schneider D, and Helm M. (2014) Absolute and relative quantification of RNA modifications via biosynthetic isotopomers, Nucleic Acids Res. 42(18):e142

Stangl, M., Unger, S., Keller, S. and Schneider, D. (2014) Sequence-specific dimerization of a transmembrane helix in Amphipol A8-35, PLOS ONE 9(10):e110970

Neumann, J., Klein, N., Otzen, D.E. and Schneider, D. (2014) Folding energetics and oligomerization of polytopic α-helical transmembrane proteins, Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 564, 281-296

Tome L, Schaetzel C, Dreher C, Schneider D. (2014) Fe- but not Mg-protophorphyrin IX binds to a transmembrane b-type cytochrome, Mol. Membr. Biol. 31, 37-45

Stangl, M., Hemmelmann, M., Allmeroth, M.M., Zentel, R. and Schneider, D. (2014) A Minimal Hydrophobicity is Needed for Employing Amphiphilic p(HPMA)-co-p(LMA) Random Copolymers in Membrane Research, Biochemistry 53, 1410-1419

Schneider, D. (2014) Protein Targeting, Transport and Translocation in Cyanobacteria, In: The Cell Biology of Cyanobacteria (Flores, E. and Herrero, A., eds.), Publisher: Caister Academic Press

Kellner S., Neumann J., Rosenkranz D., Lebedeva S., Ketting R.F., Zischler H., Schneider D. and Helm M. (2014) Profiling of RNA Modifications by Multiplexed Stable Isotope Labeling, Chem Commun (Camb) 50, 3516-3518



Keller, R. and Schneider, D (2013) Homologs of the yeast Tvp38 vesicle-associated protein are conserved in chloroplasts and cyanobacteria. Front. Plant Sci. 4: 467

Barthel, S., Bernát, G., Seidel, T., Rupprecht, E., Kahmann, U. and Schneider, D. (2013) Thylakoid membrane maturation and PS II activation are linked in greening Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 cells, Plant Physiol. 163, 1037-1046

Tome L., Steindorf D. and Schneider D. (2013) Genetic systems for monitoring interactions of transmembrane domains in bacterial membranes, Methods Mol. Biol.1063, 57-91

Weber, M. and Schneider, D. (2013) Six amino acids define a minimal dimerization sequence and stabilize a transmembrane helix dimer by close packing and hydrogen bonding, FEBS Lett. 587, 1592-1596

Veerappan, A., Eichhorn, T., Zeino, M., Efferth, T. and Schneider, D. (2013) Differential interactions of the broad spectrum drugs artemisinin, dihydroartemisinin and artesunate with serum albumin, Phytomedicine 20, 969-974

Cymer, F., Sanders, C.R. and Schneider, D. (2013) Analyzing oligomerization of individual transmembrane helices and of entire membrane proteins in E. coli: A hitchhiker´s guide to GALLEX, Methods Mol. Biol. 932, 259-276.



Cymer, F. and Schneider, D. (2012) Oligomerization of polytopic α-helical membrane proteins: Causes and consequences, Biol. Chem. 393, 1215-1230

Stangl, M., Veerappan, A., Kroeger, A., Vogel, P. and Schneider, D. (2012) Detergent properties influence the stability of the Glycophorin A transmembrane helix dimer in lysophosphatidylcholine micelles, Biophys. J. 103, 2455-2464

Schneider, D. and Schmitt, L. (2012) Membrane Transport and Beyond, Biol. Chem., 393, 1201-1202

Akdogan, Y., Anbazhagan, V., Hinderberger, D. and Schneider, D. (2012) Heme binding constricts the conformational dynamics of the cytochrome b559´ heme binding cavity, Biochemistry 51, 7149-7156

Weber, M., Tome, L., Otzen, D.E. and Schneider, D. (2012) A Ser residue influences the structure and stability of a Pro-kinked transmembrane helix dimer, Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Biomembranes)1818, 2103-2107

Cymer, F., Veerappan, A. and Schneider, D. (2012) Transmembrane helix-helix interactions are modulated by the sequence context and by lipid bilayer properties, Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Biomembranes) 1818, 963-973

Vothknecht, U.C., Otters, S., Hennig, R. and Schneider D. (2012) Vipp1: a very important protein in plastids?! J. Exp. Bot. 63,1699-1712

Neumann, J., Klein, N. and Schneider, D. (2012) Wie falten Membranproteine?– Schritt für Schritt!?, BIOspektrum 18, 146-148



Weber, M., Prodöhl, A., Dreher, C., Becker, C., Underhaug, J., Svane, A.S.P., Malmendal, A., Nielsen, N.C., Otzen, D.E. and Schneider, D. (2011) SDS facilitated in vitro formation of a transmembrane b-type cytochrome is mediated by changes in local pH, J. Mol. Biol. 407, 594-606

Düppre, E., Rupprecht, E. and Schneider, D. (2011) Specific and promiscuous functions of multiple DnaJ proteins in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Microbiology 157, 1269-1278

Veerappan A., Cymer F., Klein N. and Schneider D. (2011) The Tetrameric α-Helical Membrane Protein GlpF Unfolds via a Dimeric Folding Intermediate, Biochemistry 50, 10223-10230

Barthel S., Rupprecht E. and Schneider D. (2011) Thermostability of Two Cyanobacterial GrpE Thermosensors. Plant Cell Physiol. 52, 1776-1785



Anbazhagan V, Munz C, Tome L and Schneider D (2010) Fluidizing the Membrane by a Local Anesthetic: Phenylethanol Affects Membrane Protein Oligomerization. J Mol Biol. 404, 773-777

Anbazhagan V and Schneider D (2010) The membrane environment modulates self-association of the human GpA TM domain -Implications for membrane protein folding and transmembrane signaling, Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Biomembranes) 1798, 1899-1907

Rupprecht E., Düppre E. and Schneider D. (2010) Similarities And Singularities Of Three DnaK Proteins From The Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Plant Cell Physiol. 51, 1210-1218

Dreher C, Hielscher R, Prodöhl A, Hellwig P and Schneider D. (2010) Characterization of two cytochrome b(6) proteins from the cyanobacterium Gloeobacter violaceus PCC 7421, J. Bioenerg. Biomembr. 42, 517-526

Veerappan, A., Cymer, F. and Schneider, D. (2010) Unfolding a transmembrane helix dimer: A FRET study in mixed micelles, Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 495, 159-64

Cymer, F. and Schneider, D. (2010) A single glutamate residue controls oligomerization, function and stability of the aquaglyceroporin GlpF, Biochemistry, 49, 279-286.

Cymer, F. and Schneider, D. (2010) Transmembrane helix-helix interactions involved in ErbB receptor signaling, Cell Adhesion & Migration 4, 299 - 312

Bultema, J.B., Fuhrmann, E., Boekema, E.J. and Schneider, D. (2010) Vipp1 and PspA: related but not twins, Communicative & Integrative Biology 3, 1-4

Fassler, M., Zocher, M., Klare, S., Guzman de la Fuente, A., Scheuermann, J., Capell, A., Haass, C., Valkova, C., Veerappan, A., Schneider, D. and Kaether, C. (2010) Masking of transmembrane-based retention signals controls ER-export of g-secretase, Traffic 11, 250-258



Fuhrmann, E., Gathmann, S., Rupprecht, E., Golecki, J. and Schneider, D. (2009) Thylakoid membrane reduction affects the photosystem stoichiometry in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Plant Physiol.149, 735-744

Escher, C., Cymer, F. and Schneider D. (2009) Two GxxxG-like motifs facilitate promiscuous interactions of the human ErbB transmembrane domains, J. Mol. Biol. 389, 10-16

Tsunoyama, Y., Bernát, G., Dyczmons, N.G., Schneider, D. and Rögner, M. (2009) Multiple Rieske proteins enable short- and long-term light adaptation of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, J. Biol. Chem. 284, 27875-27883

Fuhrmann, E., Bultema, J.B., Kahmann, U., Rupprecht, E., Boekema, E.J. and Schneider, D. (2009) The vesicle inducing protein 1 from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 organizes into diverse higher ordered ring structures, Mol. Biol. Cell. 20, 4620-4628

Finger, C., Escher, C. and Schneider D. (2009) The Single Transmembrane Domains of Human Receptor Tyrosine Kinases Encode Self-Interactions, Science Signaling 2, 1-8

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Arafath Kajanajmudeen (2010) Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Transmembrane Domain Interactions: Potential Target for "Interceptor" Therapy, Science Signaling 3 (138), jc6

Nancy R. Gough (2010) Enhancing Activity from the Inside, Science Signaling. 3 (144), ec322



Dreher, C., Prodöhl, A., Hielscher, R., Hellwig, P. and Schneider, D. (2008) Multiple step assembly of the transmembrane cytochrome b6, J. Mol. Biol. 382, 1057-1065

Gathmann, S., Rupprecht, E. and Schneider D. (2008) A conserved structure and function of the YidC homologous protein Slr1471 from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 18, 1090-1094

Rupprecht, E., Gathmann, Fuhrmann, E. and Schneider, D. (2008) Stress regulated dnaK expression in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, In: Energy from the sun (Allen, J., Gantt, E., Goldbeck, J. and Osmond, B., eds.), 1327-1330, Springer Science + Media B.V., Dordrecht, Netherlands

Gendrullis, M., Dyczmons, N., Gomolla, D., Gathmann, S., Bernat, G., Schneider, D. and Rögner, M. (2008) PetP, a new cytochrome b6f subunit and cytochrome bd oxidase – Two potential regulatory players of cyanobacterial electron transport? In: Energy from the sun (Allen, J., Gantt, E., Goldbeck, J. and Osmond, B., eds.), 585-590, Springer Science + Media B.V., Dordrecht, Netherlands

Cymer, F. and Schneider, D. (2008) Lessons from viruses: Controlling the function of transmembrane proteins by interfering transmembrane helices, Curr. Med. Chem., 15, 779-785



Prodöhl, A., Dreher, C., Hielscher, R., Hellwig, P. and Schneider, D. (2007) Heterologous expression and in vitro assembly of the transmembrane cytochrome b6, Protein Expr. Purif. 56, 279-285

Volkmer, T., Schneider, D., Wenk, S.-O. and Rögner, M. (2007) Ssr2998 of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 is involved in regulation of cyanobacterial electron transport and associated with the cytochrome b6f complex, J. Biol. Chem. 282, 3730-3737

Prodöhl, A., Weber, M., Dreher, C. and Schneider, D. (2007) A mutational study of transmembrane helix-helix interactions, Biochimie 89, 1433-1437

Koch, H.-G. and Schneider, D. (2007) Folding, Assembly, and Stability of transmembrane Cytochromes, Curr. Chem. Biol. 1, 59-74

Schneider, D., Fuhrmann, E., Scholz, I., Hess, W.R. and Graumann, P. (2007) Fluorescence staining of live cyanobacterial cells suggest non-stringent chromosome segregation and absence of a connection between cytoplasmic and thylakoid membranes, BMC Cell Biol. 8:39

Rupprecht, E., Gathmann, S., Fuhrmann, E. and Schneider, D. (2007) Three DnaK proteins are functionally expressed in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803, Microbiology 153, 1828-1841

Schneider, D., Finger, C., Prodöhl, A. and Volkmer, T. (2007) From Interactions of single Transmembrane Helices to Folding of ?-helical Membrane Proteins - Analyzing Transmembrane Helix-Helix Interactions in Bacteria, Curr. Protein Pept. Sci. 8, 45-61

Dreher, C., Prodöhl, A., Weber, M. and Schneider, D. (2007) Heme binding properties of heterologously expressed cytochrome b6: Implications for transmembrane b-type cytochrome formation, FEBS Lett. 581, 2647-2651

Schneider, D., Volkmer, T. and Rögner, M. (2007) PetG and PetN, but not PetL, are essential subunits of the cyanobacterial cytochrome b6f complex, Res. Microbiol. 258, 50-54



Finger, C., Volkmer, T., Prodöhl, A., Otzen, D.E., Engelman, D.M. and Schneider, D. (2006) Measuring the stability of transmembrane helix interactions in a biological membrane, J. Mol. Biol. 358, 1221-1228

Gathmann, S., Rupprecht, E. and Schneider, D. (2006) High level expression of a protein precursor for functional studies, J. Biochem. Mol. Biol. 39, 717-721

Volkmer, T., Becker, C., Prodöhl, A., Finger, C. and Schneider, D. (2006) Assembly of a tansmembrane b-type cytochrome is mainly driven by tansmembrane helix interactions, Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Biomembranes). 1758, 1815-1822



Prodöhl, A., Volkmer, T. and Schneider, D. (2005) Defining the structural basis for assembly of a transmembrane cytochrome, J. Mol. Biol. 350, 744-756

Schneider, D. and Schmidt, C.L. (2005) Multiple Rieske proteins in Prokaryotes: Where and Why?, Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1710, 1-12

Wenk, S.-O., Schneider, D., Boronowsky, U., Jäger, C., Klughammer, C., de Weerd, F.L., Vermaas, W., Dekker, J. and Rögner, M. (2005) Functional implications of pigments bound to a cyanobacterial cytochrome b6f complex, FEBS J. 272, 582-592



Schneider, D. and Engelman, D.M. (2004) Motifs of two small residues can assist but are not sufficient to mediate transmembrane helix interactions, J. Mol. Biol. 343, 799-804

Schneider, D. (2004) Rendezvous in a membrane: close packing, hydrogen bonding, and the formation of transmembrane helix oligomers, FEBS Lett. 577, 5-8

Schneider, D., Volkmer, T., Berry, S., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (2004) Characterization of the petC gene family in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803, Cell. & Mol. Biol. Lett. 9, 51-55

Schiefer, W., Gendrullis, M., Dyczmons, N., Ambill, M., Gathmann, S., Schneider, D., Volkmer, T. and Rögner, M. (2004) Purification and characterization of cyanobacterial b6f and bd complexes, In: Photosynthesis: Fundamental Aspects to Global Perspectives. Proceedings of 13th International Congress on Photosynthesis (van der Est, A., Bruce, D., eds.). Allen Press, Lawrence, U.K.

Schneider, D., Berry, S., Volkmer, T., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (2004) PetC1 is the major Rieske iron-sulfur protein in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, J. Biol. Chem. 279, 39383-39388

Schneider, D. and Engelman, D.M. (2004) Involvement of transmembrane domain interactions in signal transduction by ?/? integrins, J. Biol. Chem. 279, 9840-984


2003 and earlier

Schneider, D. and Engelman, D.M. (2003) GALLEX: a measurement of heterologous association of single transmembrane helices in a biological membrane, J. Biol. Chem. 278, 31053111

Schneider, D. and Prodöhl, A. (2003) Das Hydrophile im Hydrophoben finden: Zur Rolle polarer Aminosäuren in Membranproteinen (german article, transl.: Finding the hydrophilic in the hydrophobic environment: On the function of polar amino acids in membrane proteins), BIOspektrum 4, 366-368

Schneider, D., Schmidt, C.L. and Seidler, A. (2003) Expression of membrane bound iron-sulfur proteins (Selinzky B.S., ed.), in: Membrane Protein Protocols: Expression, Purification and Cristallization, 37-47, Humana Press, USA

Schneider, D., Liu, Y., Gerstein, M. and Engelman, D.M. (2002) Thermostability of membrane protein helix-helix interaction elucidated by statistical analysis, FEBS Lett. 532, 231-236

Schneider, D., Skrzypczak, S., Anemüller, S., Schmidt, C., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (2002) Heterogeneous Rieske proteins in the cytochrome b6f complex of Synechocystis PCC 6803?, J. Biol. Chem. 277, 10949-10954

Berry, S., Schneider, D., Vermaas, W.F.J. and Rögner, M. (2001) Electron Transport Routes in Whole Cells of Synechocystis sp. Strain PCC 6803: The role of the Cytochrome bdType Oxidase, Biochemistry 41, 3422-3429

Schneider, D., Wenk, S.-O., Berry, S., Boronowsky, U., Jäger, C., de Weerd, F.L., Dekker, J.P. and Rögner, M. (2001) Role of pigments and subunits in the cytochrome b6f complex of Synechocystis PCC 6803, Proceedings of the 12th international Congress on Photosynthesis, 1-4, Sydney, Australien

Boronowsky, U., Wenk, S.-O., Schneider, D., Jäger, C. and Rögner, M. (2001) Isolation of membrane protein subunits in their native state: Evidence for selective binding of chlorophyll and carotenoid to the cyt. b6f complex, Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Bioenergetics) 1506, 55-66

Schneider, D., Berry, S., Rich, P., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (2001) A regulatory role of the PetM subunit in a cyanobacterial cytochrome b6f complex, J. Biol. Chem. 276, 16780-16785

Schneider, D., Jaschkowitz, K., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (2000) Overexpression and reconstitution of a Rieske iron-sulfur protein from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803, Ind. J. Biochem. Biophys. 37, 441-446

Schneider, D., Altenfeld, U., Thomas, H., Schrader, S., Mühlenhoff, U. and Rögner, M. (2000) Sequence of two operons encoding the four core subunits of the cytochrome b6f complex from the thermophilic cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus, Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1491, 364-368

Schneider, D., Berry, S., Seidler, A. and Rögner, M. (1998) Evidence for a nonessential function of the small subunit PetM in the cytochrome b6f complex of Synechocystis PCC 6803, In: Photosynthesis: Mechanism and Effects, Vol. III (Garab, G., ed.), 1545-1548, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands

Boronowsky, U., Wenk, S.-O., Jäger, C., Schneider, D. and Rögner, M. (1998) Investigations on native and recombinant subunits of a cyanobacterial cytochrome b6f complex, In: Photosynthesis: Mechanism and Effects, Vol. III (Garab, G., ed.), 1541-1544, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands

Rögner, M., Berry, S., Boronowsky, U., Flueren, A., Jäger, C., Kuhl, H., Schneider, D., Seidler, A., Wenk, S.-O., Karapetyan, N. and Kruip, J. (1998) Membrane proteins of photosynthesis: Structure-Function-Biotechnology, In: The Chloroplast: from Molecular Biology to Biotechnology (Argyroudi-Akoyunoglou, J.H. and Senger, H., eds.), 305-310, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands