This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at View Website.
A bench fee is also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. Applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
i) Anna Mullen, Jenny Hall, Janika Diegel, Isa Hassan, Adam Fey, Fraser MacMillan, Membrane transporters studied by EPR spectroscopy: structure determination and elucidation of functional dynamics. Biochem. Soc. Trans. 44, 905–915 (2016) .
ii) Shiran Barber‐Zucker, Jenny Hall, Sivasubramanyan, Venkata Mangapuram, Itamar Kass, Sofiya Kolusheva, Fraser MacMillan*, Raz Zarivach*, Arnon Henn*, Metal binding to the dynamic cytoplasmic domain of the cation diffusion facilitator (CDF) protein MamM induces a 'locked-in' configuration
FEBS Journal 286(11) 2193-2215 (2019)
iii) Shiran Barber-Zucker, Jenny Hall, Afonso Froes, Sofiya Kolusheva, Fraser MacMillan* and Raz Zarivach* The cation diffusion facilitator protein MamM’s cytoplasmic domain exhibits metal-type dependent binding modes and discriminates against Mn2+. Structure, submitted (2020)
iv) Shiran Barber-Zucker & Raz Zarivach, A Look into the Biochemistry of Magnetosome Biosynthesis in Magnetotactic Bacteria. ACS Chem. Biol. 12, 13–22 (2017).