EMBL Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany


  • PhD 2013, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
    Postdoctoral research at Scripps Research (La Jolla, USA) and Stanford University (USA).
    Group leader at EMBL from September 2020.


Total: 15 publication(s)


Duss O, Stepanyuk GA, Puglisi JD, Williamson JR. (2019)

Transient protein-RNA interactions guide nascent ribosomal RNA folding.

Cell 179(6):1357-1369.e16. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.10.035
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Michel E, Duss O, Allain FH. (2018)

An integrated cell-free assay to study translation regulation by small bacterial noncoding RNAs.

Methods Mol Biol 1737:177-195. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7634-8_11
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Duss O, Stepanyuk GA, Grot A, O'Leary SE, Puglisi JD, Williamson JR. (2018)

Real-time assembly of ribonucleoprotein complexes on nascent RNA transcripts.

Nat Commun 9(1) doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-07423-3
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Diarra Dit Konté N, Krepl M, Damberger FF, Ripin N, Duss O, Šponer J, Allain FH. (2017)

Aromatic side-chain conformational switch on the surface of the RNA Recognition Motif enables RNA discrimination.

Nat Commun 8(1) doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-00631-3
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Duss O, Yulikov M, Allain FHT, Jeschke G. (2015)

Combining NMR and EPR to determine structures of large RNAs and protein-RNA complexes in solution.

Methods Enzymol 558:279-331. doi: 10.1016/bs.mie.2015.02.005
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Duss O, Diarra Dit Konté N, Allain FH. (2015)

Cut and paste RNA for nuclear magnetic resonance, paramagnetic resonance enhancement, and electron paramagnetic resonance structural studies.

Methods Enzymol 565:537-62. doi: 10.1016/bs.mie.2015.05.029
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Duss O, Michel E, Yulikov M, Schubert M, Jeschke G, Allain FH. (2014)

Structural basis of the non-coding RNA RsmZ acting as a protein sponge.

Nature 509(7502):588-92. doi: 10.1038/nature13271
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Duss O, Yulikov M, Jeschke G, Allain FH. (2014)

EPR-aided approach for solution structure determination of large RNAs or protein-RNA complexes.

Nat Commun 5 doi: 10.1038/ncomms4669
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Duss O, Michel E, Diarra dit Konté N, Schubert M, Allain FH. (2014)

Molecular basis for the wide range of affinity found in Csr/Rsm protein-RNA recognition.

Nucleic Acids Res 42(8):5332-46. doi: 10.1093/nar/gku141
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Aeschbacher T, Schmidt E, Blatter M, Maris C, Duss O, Allain FH, Güntert P, Schubert M. (2013)

Automated and assisted RNA resonance assignment using NMR chemical shift statistics.

Nucleic Acids Res 41(18) doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt665
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Duss O, Lukavsky PJ, Allain FH. (2012)

Isotope labeling and segmental labeling of larger RNAs for NMR structural studies.

Adv Exp Med Biol 992:121-44. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-4954-2_7
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Dominguez C, Schubert M, Duss O, Ravindranathan S, Allain FH. (2011)

Structure determination and dynamics of protein-RNA complexes by NMR spectroscopy.

Prog Nucl Magn Reson Spectrosc 58(1-2):1-61. doi: 10.1016/j.pnmrs.2010.10.001
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Schubert M, Dominguez C, Duss O, Ravindranathan S, Allain FH. (2011)

How to study the structure and dynamics of protein-RNA complexes by NMR spectroscopy.

In: Dingley AJ, Pascal SM, Biomolecular NMR Spectroscopy, vol 3. pp 249-278.doi: 10.3233/978-1-60750-695-9-249


Duss O, Maris C, von Schroetter C, Allain FH. (2010)

A fast, efficient and sequence-independent method for flexible multiple segmental isotope labeling of RNA using ribozyme and RNase H cleavage.

Nucleic Acids Res 38(20) doi: 10.1093/nar/gkq756
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Schubert M, Lapouge K, Duss O, Oberstrass FC, Jelesarov I, Haas D, Allain FH. (2007)

Molecular basis of messenger RNA recognition by the specific bacterial repressing clamp RsmA/CsrA.

Nat Struct Mol Biol 14(9):807-13. doi: 10.1038/nsmb1285
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