Hartmut Luecke

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Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
School of Biological Sciences
Professor, Physiology & Biophysics
School of Medicine
Professor, Computer Science
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
Director, Center for Biomembrane Systems

B.S., Heidelberg College, OH


Ph.D., Rice University

Email: hudel@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine

Mail Code: 3900
Irvine, CA 92697-3900
Research Interests
Protein crystallography Structure function studies Membrane proteins Bacteriorhodopsin Annexin G protein-coupled receptors (GPCR) Structure-based drug design
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Publications
A transporter converted into a sensor, a phototaxis signaling mutant of bacteriorhodopsin at 3.0 Å.
Spudich EN, Ozorowski G, Schow EV, Tobias DJ, Spudich JL, Luecke H.
J Mol Biol. 2012 Jan 20;415(3):455-63. Epub 2011 Nov 22.
 
Structural basis of photosensitivity in a bacterial light-oxygen-voltage/helix-turn-helix (LOV-HTH) DNA-binding protein.
Nash AI, McNulty R, Shillito ME, Swartz TE, Bogomolni RA, Luecke H, Gardner KH.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jun 7;108(23):9449-54. Epub 2011 May 23.
 
Structure of the mitochondrial editosome-like complex associated TUTase 1 reveals divergent mechanisms of UTP selection and domain organization.
Stagno J, Aphasizheva I, Bruystens J, Luecke H, Aphasizhev R.
J Mol Biol. 2010 Jun 11;399(3):464-75. Epub 2010 Apr 18.
 
Apo and calcium-bound crystal structures of cytoskeletal protein alpha-14 giardin (annexin E1) from the intestinal protozoan parasite Giardia lamblia.
Pathuri P, Nguyen ET, Ozorowski G, Svärd SG, Luecke H.
J Mol Biol. 2009 Jan 30;385(4):1098-112. Epub 2008 Nov 20.
 
Crystallographic structure of xanthorhodopsin, the light-driven proton pump with a dual chromophore.
Luecke H, Schobert B, Stagno J, Imasheva ES, Wang JM, Balashov SP, Lanyi JK.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Oct 28;105(43):16561-5. Epub 2008 Oct 15.
 
Crystal structure of metastasis-associated protein S100A4 in the active calcium-bound form.
Pathuri P, Vogeley L, Luecke H.
J Mol Biol. 2008 Oct 31;383(1):62-77. Epub 2008 May 7.
Professional Societies
ACA
APS
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Graduate Programs
Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics

Biotechnology

Research Centers
Cancer Research Institute
Center for Biomembrane Systems
Last updated
08/05/2015