Crystallisation and Structure Determination Publications

  1. Sela-Passwell N. A., Kikkeri R., Dym O., Rozenberg H., Margalit R., Arad-Yellin R., Eisenstein M., Brenner O., Shoham T., Danon T., Shanzer A. & Sagi I. (2012). Antibodies targeting the catalytic zinc complex of activated matrix metalloproteinases show therapeutic potential.  Nature Medicine. 2012 Jan , 18 (1):143-147.
  2. Xu Y., Li M., Greenblatt H., Chen W., Paz A., Dym O., Peleg Y., Chen T., Shen X., He J., Jiang H., Silman I. & Sussman J. (2012). Flexibility of the flap in the active site of BACE1 as revealed by crystal structures and molecular dynamics simulations.  Acta Crystallographica Section D-Biological Crystallography. 2012 Jan , 68 :13-25.
  3. Cohen S., Albeck S., Ben-Dov E., Cahan R., Firer M., Zaritsky A. & Dym O. (2011). Cyt1Aa Toxin: Crystal Structure Reveals Implications for Its Membrane-Perforating Function.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2011 Nov , 413 (4):804-814.
  4. Khersonsky O., Roethlisberger D., Wollacott A. M., Murphy P., Dym O., Albeck S., Kiss G., Houk K. N., Baker D. & Tawfik D. (2011). Optimization of the In-Silico-Designed Kemp Eliminase KE70 by Computational Design and Directed Evolution.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2011 Apr , 407 (3):391-412.
  5. Li M., Greenblatt H. M., Dym O., Albeck S., Pais A., Gunanathan C., Milstein D., Degani H. & Sussman J. (2011). Structure of Estradiol Metal Chelate and Estrogen Receptor Complex: The Basis for Designing a New Class of Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators.  Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 2011 May , 54 (10):3575-3580.
  6. Karanicolas J., Com J. E., Chen I., Joachimiak L. A., Dym O., Peck S. H., Albeck S., Unger T., Hu W., Liu G., Delbecq S., Montelione G. T., Spiegel C. P., Liu D. R. & Baker D. (2011). A De Novo Protein Binding Pair By Computational Design and Directed Evolution.  Molecular Cell. 2011 Apr , 42 (2):250-260.
  7. Yadid I., Kirshenbaum N., Sharon M., Dym O. & Tawfik D. (2010). Metamorphic proteins mediate evolutionary transitions of structure.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2010 Apr , 107 (16):7287-7292.
  8. Khersonsky O., Rothlisberger D., Dym O., Albeck S., Jackson C. J., Baker D. & Tawfik D. (2010). Evolutionary Optimization of Computationally Designed Enzymes: Kemp Eliminases of the KE07 Series.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2010 Mar , 396 (4):1025-1042.
  9. Unger T., Dym O., Albeck S., Jacobovitch Y., Bernehim R., Marom D., Pisanty O. & Breiman A. (2010). Crystal structure of the three FK506 binding protein domains of wheat FKBP73: evidence for a unique wFK73_2 domain.  Journal of Structural and Functional Genomics. 2010 Jun , 11 (2):113-23.
  10. Goihberg E., Peretz M., Tel-Or S., Dym O., Shimon L., Frolow F. & Burstein Y. (2010). Biochemical and Structural Properties of Chimeras Constructed by Exchange of Cofactor-Binding Domains in Alcohol Dehydrogenases from Thermophilic and Mesophilic Microorganisms.  Biochemistry. 2010 Mar , 49 (9):1943-1953.
  11. Grossman M., Tworowski D., Dym O., Lee M., Levy Y., Murphy G. & Sagi I. (2010). The Intrinsic Protein Flexibility of Endogenous Protease Inhibitor TIMP-1 Controls Its Binding Interface and Affects Its Function.  Biochemistry. 2010 Jul , 49 (29):6184-6192.
  12. Dym O., Albeck S., Peleg Y., Schwarz A., Shakked Z., Burstein Y. & Zimhony O. (2009). Structure-Function Analysis of the Acyl Carrier Protein Synthase (AcpS) from Mycobacterium tuberculosis.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2009 Nov , 393 (4):937-950.
  13. Levin K. B., Dym O., Albeck S., Magdassi S., Keeble A. H., Kleanthous C. & Tawfik D. (2009). Following evolutionary paths to protein-protein interactions with high affinity and selectivity.  Nature Structural & Molecular Biology. 2009 Oct , 16 (10):1049-U67.
  14. , Graslund S., Peleg Y., Albeck S., Unger T., Dym O., Prilusky J. & Sussman J. L. (2008). Protein production and purification.  Nature Methods. 2008 Feb , 5 (2):135-146.
  15. Cohen S., Dym O., Albeck S., Ben-Dov E., Cahan R., Firer M. & Zaritsky A. (2008). High-resolution crystal structure of activated Cyt2Ba monomer from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp israelensis.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2008 Jul , 380 (5):820-827.
  16. Dym O., Albeck S., Unger T., Jacobovitch J., Brainzburg A., Michael Y., Frenkiel-Krispin D., Wolf S. G. & Elbaum M. (2008). Crystal structure of the Agrobacterium virulence complex VirE1-VirE2 reveals a flexible protein that can accommodate different partners.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2008 Aug , 105 (32):11170-11175.
  17. Rothlisberger D., Khersonsky O., Wollacott A. M., Jiang L., DeChancie J., Betker J., Gallaher J. L., Althoff E. A., Zanghellini A., Dym O., Albeck S., Houk K. N., Tawfik D. & Baker D. (2008). Kemp elimination catalysts by computational enzyme design.  Nature. 2008 May , 453 (7192):190-U4.
  18. Goihberg E., Dym O., Tel-Or S., Shimon L., Frolow F., Peretz M. & Burstein Y. (2008). Thermal stabilization of the protozoan Entamoeba histolytica alcohol dehydrogenase by a single proline substitution.  Proteins-Structure Function And Bioinformatics. 2008 Aug , 72 (2):711-719.
  19. Albeck S., Dym O., Unger T., Snapir Z., Bercovich Z. & Kahana C. (2008). Crystallographic and biochemical studies revealing the structural basis for antizyme inhibitor function.  Protein Science. 2008 May , 17 (5):793-802.
  20. Liberman N., Dym O., Unger T., Albeck S., Peleg Y., Jacobovitch Y., Branzburg A., Eisenstein M., Marash L. & Kimchi A. (2008). The Crystal Structure of the C-Terminal DAP5/p97 Domain Sheds Light on the Molecular Basis for Its Processing by Caspase Cleavage.  Journal of Molecular Biology. 2008 Nov , 383 (3):539-548.