News


June 2, 2017

Hui’s transcriptomic analysis of the impact of RSS and the reactive nitrogen species HNO is accepted for publication in he ASM online journal mSphere.  Congratulations Hui and to our collaborators at Vanderbilt!


June 1, 2017

Brenna Walsh, a first-year Chemistry student, has won a two-year fellowship, effective July 1, 2017, from our Graduate Training Program in Quantitative and Chemical Biology (QCB).  Congratulations Brenna!!


May 28, 2017

Jonathan Ritter, an incoming IU freshman majoring in Biochemistry, joins the group.  Welcome Jonathan!


May 18, 2017

Prof. Drew Lee of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill has designated our article “of special significance” to the community in an F1000 Prime post.


May 1, 2017

IU Newsroom and Spectroscopy Now highlight our recent work on entropy and heterotrophic allostery in a zinc sensing transcriptional repressor.


April 28, 2017

Daiana’s comprehensive review on metallochaperones and metalloregulators has just appeared online in the review journal Essays in Biochemistry, updating our understanding on structural superfamilies of metallosensors and ROS/ROS/RSS-sensing microbial repressors.  Congratulations Daiana!


March 27, 2017

Congratulations to Daiana, Katie and Joey for this new addition to the allostery literature recently highlighted in a separate accounting of the work by Prof. Josh Wand in the same issue of the journal.


March 2, 2017

Daiana, Katie, Hongwei and Joey are jumping for joy!! Their paper describing a comprehensive methyl dynamics-based analysis of the heterotropic allostery in our model metalloregulatory protein, S. aureus CzrA, has been accepted for publication in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. Congratulations to all!!


February 21, 2017

Julia and Katie’s paper on the zinc efflux regulator from Streptococcus pneumoniae featuring a collaboration with the Winkler and McDevitt (University of Adelaide) groups is accepted for publication in Molecular Microbiology. Congratulations Julia and Katie!


February 14, 2017

Jiangchuan’s collaborative paper with the Trinidad and Bauer groups at IU and the Masuda group in Tokyo on a new sulfide-responsive repressor (SqrR) in a photosynthetic bacterium appers online in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. Congratulations Jiangchuan!