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Positive cardiac inotrope omecamtiv mecarbil activates muscle despite suppressing the myosin working stroke.

Woody M.S., Greenberg M.J., Barua B., Winkelmann D.A., Goldman Y.E., & Ostap E.M. (2018). “Positive cardiac inotrope omecamtiv mecarbil activates muscle despite suppressing the myosin working stroke.” Nat Commun. 2018 Sep 21;9(1):3838. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06193-2. (Abstract)

The signature motif of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Pif1 DNA helicase is essential in vivo for mitochondrial and nuclear functions and in vitro for ATPase activity.

Geronimo C.L., Singh S.P., Galletto R., & Zakian V.A. (2018). “The signature motif of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Pif1 DNA helicase is essential in vivo for mitochondrial and nuclear functions and in vitro for ATPase activity.” Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Sep 19;46(16):8357-8370. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky655. (Abstract)

Targeting nucleotide exchange to inhibit constitutively active G protein α subunits in cancer cells.

Onken M.D., Makepeace C.M., Kaltenbronn K.M., Kanai S.M., Todd T.D., Wang S., Broekelmann T.J., Rao P.K., Cooper J.A., & Blumer K.J. (2018). “Targeting nucleotide exchange to inhibit constitutively active G protein α subunits in cancer cells.” Sci Signal. 2018 Sep 4;11(546). pii: eaao6852. doi: 10.1126/scisignal.aao6852. (Abstract)

Structure of the monotopic membrane protein (S)-mandelate dehydrogenase at 2.2Å resolution.

Sukumar N., Liu S., Li W., Mathews F.S., Mitra B., & Kandavelu P. (2018). “Structure of the monotopic membrane protein (S)-mandelate dehydrogenase at 2.2Å resolution.” Biochimie. 2018 Jul 30. pii: S0300-9084(18)30212-8. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2018.07.017. (Abstract)

Structure-Function Analysis of the Curli Accessory Protein CsgE Defines Surfaces Essential for Coordinating Amyloid Fiber Formation.

Klein R.D., Shu Q., Cusumano Z.T., Nagamatsu K., Gualberto N.C., Lynch A.J.L., Wu C., Wang W., Jain N., Pinkner J.S., Amarasinghe G.K., Hultgren S.J., Frieden C., & Chapman M.R. (2018). “Structure-Function Analysis of the Curli Accessory Protein CsgE Defines Surfaces Essential for Coordinating Amyloid Fiber Formation.” MBio. 2018 Jul 17;9(4). pii: e01349-18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01349-18. (Abstract)

The mitochondrial single-stranded DNA binding protein from S. cerevisiae, Rim1, does not form stable homo-tetramers and binds DNA as a dimer of dimers.

Singh S.P., Kukshal V., De Bona P., Antony E., & Galletto R. (2018). “The mitochondrial single-stranded DNA binding protein from S. cerevisiae, Rim1, does not form stable homo-tetramers and binds DNA as a dimer of dimers.” Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Jun 21. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky530. (Abstract)