Merchant Group Publications from 1990-1995

15. Howe, G., Kutsunai, S., Merchant, S. (1990) Physiological Factors Affecting the Accumulation of Plastocyanin Cytochrome c-552, and a 30-kD Soluble Protein in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, in Current Research in Photosynthesis, Vol. III (ed. M. Baltscheffsky), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 13.711-13.714.

16. Merchant, S., Hill, K., Kim, J.-H., Thompson, J. Zaitlin, D., Bogorad, L. (1990) Isolation and Characterization of a Complementary DNA Clone for an Algal Pre-apoplastocyanin. J. Biol. Chem. 265:12372-12379.

17. Merchant, S., Hill, K., Howe, G. (1991) Dynamic Interplay between Two Cu-titrating Components in the Transcriptional Regulation of Cytochrome c6. The EMBO J. 10:1383-1389.

18. Hill, K., Li, H.H., Singer, J., Merchant, S. (1991) Isolation and Structural Characterization of the Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Gene for Cyt c6: Analysis of the Kinetics and Metal Specificity of its Cu-responsive Expression. J. Biol. Chem. 266:15060-15067.

19. Howe, G., Merchant, S. (1992) Heavy Metal-activated Synthesis of Peptides in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Plant Physiol. 98:127-136.

20. Howe, G., Quinn, J., Hill, K., Merchant, S. (1992) Control of the Biosynthesis of Cytochrome c6 in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Plant Physiol. Biochem. 30:299-307.

21. Li, H.H., Merchant, S. (1992) Two Metal-dependent Steps in the Biosynthesis of Scenedesmus obliquus Plastocyanin: Differential mRNA Accumulation and Holoprotein Formation. J. Biol. Chem. 267:9368-9375.

22. Howe, G., Merchant, S. (1992) The Biosynthesis of Soluble and Membrane-associated Plastidic c-type Cytochromes of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii is Dependent on Multiple Common Gene Products. The EMBO J. 11:2789-2801.

23. Hill, K., Merchant, S. (1992) In vivo Competition between Plastocyanin and a Cu-dependent Regulator of the Cytochrome c6 Gene. Plant Physiol. 100:319-326.

24. Quinn, J., Li, H.H., Singer, J., Morimoto, B., Mets, L.J., Kindle, K., Merchant, S. (1993) The Plastocyanin-Deficient Phenotype of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii ac-208 Results from a Frame-shift Mutation in the Nuclear Gene Encoding Pre-apoplastocyanin. J. Biol. Chem. 268:7832-7841.

25. Howe, G., Merchant, S. (1993) The Maturation of Thylakoid Lumenal Proteins in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Proceeds Post-Translationally Through an Intermediate In Vivo. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 90:1862-1866.

26. Redinbo, M., Cascio, D., Choukair, M., Rice, D., Merchant, S., Yeates, T.O. (1993) The 1.5A Crystal Structure of Plastocyanin from the Green Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Biochemistry 32:10560-10567.

27. Howe, G., Merchant, S. (1994) Role of Heme in the Biosynthesis of Cytochrome c6. J. Biol. Chem. 269:5824-5832.

28. Redinbo, M., Yeates, T.O., Merchant, S. (1994) Plastocyanin: Structural and Functional Analysis. J. Bioenerg. Biomembr. 26: 49-66.

29. Howe, G., Merchant, S. (1994) The Biosynthesis of Bacterial and Plastidic c-type Cytochromes. Photosyn. Res. 40: 147-165.

30. Howe, G., Mets, L., Merchant, S. (1995) Biosynthesis of Cytochrome f in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: Analysis of the Pathway in Gabaculine-Treated Cells and in the Heme Attachment Mutant B6. Mol. Gen. Genet. 246:156-165.

31. Kerfeld, C., Anwar, H., Interrante, R., Merchant, S., Yeates, T.O. (1995) The Structure of Chloroplast Cytochrome c6 at 1.9 A resolution. J. Mol. Biol. 250:627-647.

32. Hill, K.L., Merchant, S. (1995) Coordinate Expression of Coproporphyrinogen Oxidase and Cytochrome c6 in the Green Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii in Response to Changes in Copper Availability. The EMBO J. 14:857-865.

33. Quinn, J., Merchant, S. (1995) Two Copper-Responsive Elements Associated with the Chlamydomonas Cyc6-Encoding Gene Function as Targets for Transcriptional Activators. Plant Cell 7:623-638.

34. Li, H.H., Merchant, S. (1995) Degradation of Plastocyanin in Copper-Deficient Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: Evidence for a Protease-Susceptible Conformation of the Apoprotein and Regulated Proteolysis. J. Biol. Chem. 270:23504-23510.

35. Girard-Bascou, J., Choquet, Y., Gumpel, N., Culler, D., Purton, S., Merchant, S., Laquerriere, F., Wollman, F.-A. (1995) Nuclear Control of the Expression of the Chloroplast pet Genes in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii in Photosynthesis: from light to biosphere, Vol. III, ed. P. Mathis, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 737-742.