Evidence for Complex Formation of the Bacillus cereus Haemolysin BL Components in Solution. Tausch F, Dietrich R, Schauer K, Janowski R, Niessing D, Märtlbauer E, Jessberger N. Toxins (Basel). 2017 Sep 16;9(9). pii: E288. doi: 10.3390/toxins9090288.

Structure-function analysis of the DNA-binding domain of a transmembrane transcriptional activator. Schlundt A, Buchner S, Janowski R, Heydenreich T, Heermann R, Lassak J, Geerlof A, Stehle R, Niessing D, Jung K, Sattler M. Sci Rep. 2017 Apr 21;7(1):1051. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-01031-9.

Molecular architecture and dynamics of ASH1 mRNA recognition by its mRNA-transport complex. Edelmann FT, Schlundt A, Heym RG, Jenner A, Niedner-Boblenz A, Syed MI, Paillart JC, Stehle R, Janowski R, Sattler M, Jansen RP, Niessing D. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2017 Feb;24(2):152-161. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.3351.




Crystal and solution structural studies of mouse phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase 4. Janowski R, Scanu S, Niessing D, Madl T. Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 2016 Oct 1;72(Pt 10):743-749.

Roquin recognizes a non-canonical hexaloop structure in the 3'-UTR of Ox40. Janowski R, Heinz GA, Schlundt A, Wommelsdorf N, Brenner S, Gruber AR, Blank M, Buch T, Buhmann R, Zavolan M, Niessing D, Heissmeyer V, Sattler M. Nat Commun. 2016 Mar 24;7:11032. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11032

RNA recognition by Roquin in posttranscriptional gene regulation. Schlundt A, Niessing D, Heissmeyer V, Sattler M. Wiley Interdiscip Rev RNA. 2016 Jul;7(4):455-69. doi: 10.1002/wrna.1333. Review.

Structural basis of nucleic-acid recognition and double-strand unwinding by the essential neuronal protein Pur-alpha. Weber J, Bao H, Hartlmüller C, Wang Z, Windhager A, Janowski R, Madl T, Jin P, Niessing D. Elife. 2016 Jan 8;5. pii: e11297. doi: 10.7554/eLife.11297.

Inhibition of Canonical NF-κB Signaling by a Small Molecule Targeting NEMO-Ubiquitin Interaction. Vincendeau M, Hadian K, Messias AC, Brenke JK, Halander J, Griesbach R, Greczmiel U, Bertossi A, Stehle R, Nagel D, Demski K, Velvarska H, Niessing D, Geerlof A, Sattler M, Krappmann D. Sci Rep. 2016 Jan 7;6:18934. doi: 10.1038/srep18934.

Spiroepoxytriazoles Are Fumagillin-like Irreversible Inhibitors of MetAP2 with Potent Cellular Activity. Morgen M, Jöst C, Malz M, Janowski R, Niessing D, Klein CD, Gunkel N, Miller AK. ACS Chem Biol. 2016 Apr 15;11(4):1001-11. doi: 10.1021/acschembio.5b00755.



ASH1 mRNP-core factors form stable complexes in absence of cargo RNA at physiological conditions. Edelmann FT, Niedner A, Niessing D. RNA Biol. 2015;12(3):233-7. doi: 10.1080/15476286.2015.1017217.



Structural basis for RNA recognition in roquin-mediated post-transcriptional gene regulation. Schlundt A, Heinz GA, Janowski R, Geerlof A, Stehle R, Heissmeyer V, Niessing D, Sattler M. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2014 Aug;21(8):671-8. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.2855.

Of social molecules: The interactive assembly of ASH1 mRNA-transport complexes in yeast. Niedner A, Edelmann FT, Niessing D. RNA Biol. 2014;11(8):998-1009. doi: 10.4161/rna.29946. Review.

mRNA transport meets membrane traffic. Jansen RP, Niessing D, Baumann S, Feldbrügge M. Trends Genet. 2014 Sep;30(9):408-17. doi: 10.1016/j.tig.2014.07.002. Review.

Production of pure and functional RNA for in vitro reconstitution experiments. Edelmann FT, Niedner A, Niessing D. Methods. 2014 Feb;65(3):333-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ymeth.2013.08.034. Review.



In vitro reconstitution of an mRNA-transport complex reveals mechanisms of assembly and motor activation. Heym RG, Zimmermann D, Edelmann FT, Israel L, Ökten Z, Kovar DR, Niessing D. J Cell Biol. 2013 Dec 23;203(6):971-84. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201302095.

Structural insights into the globular tails of the human type v myosins Myo5a, Myo5b, And Myo5c. Velvarska H, Niessing D. PLoS One. 2013 Dec 10;8(12):e82065. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082065.

Role of Loc1p in assembly and reorganization of nuclear ASH1 messenger ribonucleoprotein particles in yeast. Niedner A, Müller M, Moorthy BT, Jansen RP, Niessing D. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Dec 24;110(52):E5049-58. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1315289111.

Purification, crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of the globular domain of the human type V myosin Myo5a. Velvarska H, Niessing D. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2013 Nov;69(Pt 11):1220-3. doi: 10.1107/S1744309113025578.

Structural features of Argonaute-GW182 protein interactions. Pfaff J, Hennig J, Herzog F, Aebersold R, Sattler M, Niessing D, Meister G. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Oct 1;110(40):E3770-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1308510110.


Purification, crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of Kar9p from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Hüls D, Niessing D. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2012 Oct 1;68(Pt 10):1251-4. doi: 10.1107/S1744309112036342.

Assembly of mRNA-protein complexes for directional mRNA transport in eukaryotes--an overview. Jansen RP, Niessing D. Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2012 Jun;13(4):284-93. Review.

Drosophila Pur-α binds to trinucleotide-repeat containing cellular RNAs and translocates to the early oocyte. Aumiller V, Graebsch A, Kremmer E, Niessing D, Förstemann K. RNA Biol. 2012 May;9(5):633-43. doi: 10.4161/rna.19760.