EMBL Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany


  • PhD 1991, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Postdoctoral research at Harvard University, Cambridge, USA.
    Group leader at EMBL Grenoble since 1995.
    Head of Unit at EMBL Heidelberg since 2007.
    Joint appointment with the Genome Biology Unit.
    ERC Advanced Investigator.


Total: 113 publication(s)


Vorländer MK, Jungblut A, Karius K, Baudin F, Grötsch H, Kosinski J, Müller CW. (2020)

Structure of the TFIIIC subcomplex τA provides insights into RNA polymerase III pre-initiation complex formation.

Nat Commun 11(1) doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-18707-y
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Allegretti M, Zimmerli CE, Rantos V, Wilfling F, Ronchi P, Fung HKH, Lee CW, Hagen W, Turoňová B, Karius K, Börmel M, Zhang X, Müller CW, Schwab Y, Mahamid J, Pfander B, Kosinski J, Beck M. (2020)

In-cell architecture of the nuclear pore and snapshots of its turnover.

Nature doi: 10.1038/s41586-020-2670-5
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Girbig M, Misiaszek AD, Vorlander MK, Lafita A, Groetsch H, Baudin F, Bateman A, Mueller CW. (2020)

Cryo-EM structures of human RNA polymerase III in its unbound and transcribing states.

bioRxivorg doi: 10.1101/2020.06.29.177642

Vorländer MK, Baudin F, Moir RD, Wetzel R, Hagen WJH, Willis IM, Müller CW. (2020)

Structural basis for RNA polymerase III transcription repression by Maf1.

Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 27(3):229-232. doi: 10.1038/s41594-020-0383-y
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Sadian Y, Baudin F, Tafur L, Murciano B, Wetzel R, Weis F, Müller CW. (2019)

Molecular insight into RNA polymerase I promoter recognition and promoter melting.

Nat Commun 10(1) doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-13510-w
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Dauden MI, Jaciuk M, Weis F, Lin TY, Kleindienst C, Abbassi NEH, Khatter H, Krutyhołowa R, Breunig KD, Kosinski J, Müller CW, Glatt S. (2019)

Molecular basis of tRNA recognition by the Elongator complex.

Sci Adv 5(7) doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aaw2326
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De I, Müller CW. (2019)

Unleashing the power of ASH1L methyltransferase.

Structure 27(5):727-728. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2019.04.012
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Tafur L, Sadian Y, Hanske J, Wetzel R, Weis F, Müller CW. (2019)

The cryo-EM structure of a 12-subunit variant of RNA polymerase I reveals dissociation of the A49-A34.5 heterodimer and rearrangement of subunit A12.2.

Elife 8 doi: 10.7554/eLife.43204
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De I, Chittock EC, Grötsch H, Miller TCR, McCarthy AA, Müller CW. (2018)

Structural basis for the activation of the deubiquitinase Calypso by the Polycomb protein ASX.

Structure 27(3):528-536.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2018.11.013
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Weis F, Menting JG, Margetts MB, Chan SJ, Xu Y, Tennagels N, Wohlfart P, Langer T, Müller CW, Dreyer MK, Lawrence MC. (2018)

The signalling conformation of the insulin receptor ectodomain.

Nat Commun 9(1) doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06826-6
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Hanske J, Sadian Y, Müller CW. (2018)

The cryo-EM resolution revolution and transcription complexes.

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 52:8-15. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2018.07.002
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Becher I, Andrés-Pons A, Romanov N, Stein F, Schramm M, Baudin F, Helm D, Kurzawa N, Mateus A, Mackmull MT, Typas A, Müller CW, Bork P, Beck M, Savitski MM. (2018)

Pervasive protein thermal stability variation during the cell cycle.

Cell 173(6) doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.03.053
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Dauden MI, Jaciuk M, Müller CW, Glatt S. (2018)

Structural asymmetry in the eukaryotic Elongator complex.

FEBS Lett 592(4) doi: 10.1002/1873-3468.12865
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Vorländer MK, Khatter H, Wetzel R, Hagen WJH, Müller CW. (2018)

Molecular mechanism of promoter opening by RNA polymerase III.

Nature 553(7688):295-300. doi: 10.1038/nature25440
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Cusack S, Müller CW. (2017)

Editorial overview: Protein-nucleic acid interactions: An expanding universe.

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 47 doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2017.11.004
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Khatter H, Vorländer MK, Müller CW. (2017)

RNA polymerase I and III: similar yet unique.

Curr Opin Struct Biol 47:88-94. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2017.05.008
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Sadian Y, Tafur L, Kosinski J, Jakobi AJ, Wetzel R, Buczak K, Hagen WJ, Beck M, Sachse C, Müller CW. (2017)

Structural insights into transcription initiation by yeast RNA polymerase I.

EMBO J 36(18) doi: 10.15252/embj.201796958
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Ichikawa Y, Connelly CF, Appleboim A, Miller TC, Jacobi H, Abshiru NA, Chou HJ, Chen Y, Sharma U, Zheng Y, Thomas PM, Chen HV, Bajaj V, Müller CW, Kelleher NL, Friedman N, Bolon DN, Rando OJ, Kaufman PD. (2017)

A synthetic biology approach to probing nucleosome symmetry.

Elife 6 doi: 10.7554/eLife.28836
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Patel J, Lama L, Hoffmann NA, Cobo J, Müller CW, Ryan K. (2017)

RNA polymerase III initiation on coligo DNA templates containing loops of variable sequence, size and nucleotide chemistry.

Gene 612:49-54. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2016.09.001
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Jeske M, Müller CW, Ephrussi A. (2017)

The LOTUS domain is a conserved DEAD-box RNA helicase regulator essential for the recruitment of Vasa to the germ plasm and nuage.

Genes Dev 31(9) doi: 10.1101/gad.297051.117
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Chittock EC, Latwiel S, Miller TC, Müller CW. (2017)

Molecular architecture of polycomb repressive complexes.

Biochem. Soc. Trans. 45(1):193-205. doi: 10.1042/bst20160173
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Miller TC, Simon B, Rybin V, Grötsch H, Curtet S, Khochbin S, Carlomagno T, Müller CW. (2016)

A bromodomain-DNA interaction facilitates acetylation-dependent bivalent nucleosome recognition by the BET protein BRDT

Nat Commun 7:13855. doi: 10.1038/ncomms13855
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Tafur L, Sadian Y, Hoffmann NA, Jakobi AJ, Wetzel R, Hagen WJ, Sachse C, Müller CW. (2016)

Molecular Structures of Transcribing RNA Polymerase I

Mol Cell. 64(6):1135-1143. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2016.11.013
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Dauden MI, Kosinski J, Kolaj-Robin O, Desfosses A, Ori A, Faux C, Hoffmann NA, Onuma OF, Breunig KD, Beck M, Sachse C, Séraphin B, Glatt S, Müller CW. (2016)

Architecture of the yeast Elongator complex

EMBO Rep. 18(2):e201643353. doi: 10.15252/embr.201643353
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Glatt S, Zabel R, Kolaj-Robin O, Onuma OF, Baudin F, Graziadei A, Taverniti V, Lin TY, Baymann F, Séraphin B, Breunig KD, Müller CW. (2016)

Structural basis for tRNA modification by Elp3 from Dehalococcoides mccartyi.

Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 23(9):794-802. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.3265
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Hoffmann NA, Sadian Y, Tafur L, Kosinski J, Müller CW. (2016)

Specialization versus Conservation: How Pol I and Pol III use the conserved architecture of the pre-initiation complex for specialized transcription.

Transcription 7(4):127-132. doi: 10.1080/21541264.2016.1203628
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Hoffmann NA, Jakobi AJ, Vorländer MK, Sachse C, Müller CW. (2016)

Transcribing RNA polymerase III observed by electron cryo-microscopy.

FEBS J. 283(15):2811-2819. doi: 10.1111/febs.13732
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Ferber M, Kosinski J, Ori A, Rashid UJ, Moreno-Morcillo M, Simon B, Bouvier G, Batista PR, Müller CW, Beck M, Nilges M. (2016)

Automated structure modeling of large protein assemblies using crosslinks as distance restraints.

Nat. Methods 13(6) doi: 10.1038/nmeth.3838
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Luna-Zurita L, Stirnimann CU, Glatt S, Kaynak BL, Thomas S, Baudin F, Samee MA, He D, Small EM, Mileikovsky M, Nagy A, Holloway AK, Pollard KS, Müller CW, Bruneau BG. (2016)

Complex Interdependence Regulates Heterotypic Transcription Factor Distribution and Coordinates Cardiogenesis.

Cell 164(5) doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.01.004
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Silva-Martin N, Daudén MI, Glatt S, Hoffmann NA, Kastritis P, Bork P, Beck M, Müller CW. (2016)

The Combination of X-Ray Crystallography and Cryo-Electron Microscopy Provides Insight into the Overall Architecture of the Dodecameric Rvb1/Rvb2 Complex.

PLoS ONE 11(1) doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146457
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Hoffmann NA, Jakobi AJ, Moreno-Morcillo M, Glatt S, Kosinski J, Hagen WJ, Sachse C, Müller CW. (2015)

Molecular structures of unbound and transcribing RNA polymerase III.

Nature 528(7581):231-236. doi: 10.1038/nature16143
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Jeske M, Bordi M, Glatt S, Müller S, Rybin V, Müller CW, Ephrussi A. (2015)

The crystal structure of the Drosophila germline inducer oskar identifies two domains with distinct Vasa helicase- and RNA-binding activities.

Cell Rep 12(4):1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2015.06.055
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Male G, von Appen A, Glatt S, Taylor NM, Cristovao M, Groetsch H, Beck M, Müller CW. (2015)

Architecture of TFIIIC and its role in RNA polymerase III pre-initiation complex assembly.

Nat Commun 6 doi: 10.1038/ncomms8387
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Kosinski J, von Appen A, Ori A, Karius K, Müller CW, Beck M. (2015)

Xlink Analyzer: Software for analysis and visualization of cross-linking data in the context of three-dimensional structures.

J. Struct. Biol. 189(3):177-183. doi: 10.1016/j.jsb.2015.01.014
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Glatt S, Zabel R, Vonkova I, Kumar A, Netz DJ, Pierik AJ, Rybin V, Lill R, Gavin A, Balbach J, Breunig KD, Müller CW. (2015)

Structure of the Kti11/Kti13 Heterodimer and Its Double Role in Modifications of tRNA and Eukaryotic Elongation Factor 2.

Structure 23(1):149-160. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2014.11.008
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Bock T, Chen WH, Ori A, Malik N, Silva-Martin N, Huerta-Cepas J, Powell ST, Kastritis PL, Smyshlyaev G, Vonkova I, Kirkpatrick J, Doerks T, Nesme L, Baßler J, Kos M, Hurt E, Carlomagno T, Gavin AC, Barabas O, Müller CW, van Noort V, Beck M, Bork P. (2014)

An integrated approach for genome annotation of the eukaryotic thermophile Chaetomium thermophilum.

Nucleic Acids Res. 42(22):13525-13533. doi: 10.1093/nar/gku1147
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Müller J, Müller CW. (2014)

Structural biology: Enzyme-chromatin complex visualized.

Nature 514(7524):572-573. doi: 10.1038/514572a
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Moreno-Morcillo M, Taylor NM, Gruene T, Legrand P, Rashid UJ, Ruiz FM, Steuerwald U, Müller CW, Fernández-Tornero C. (2014)

Solving the RNA polymerase I structural puzzle.

Acta Crystallogr. D Biol. Crystallogr. 70(Pt 10):2570-2582. doi: 10.1107/s1399004714015788
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Kalb R, Latwiel S, Baymaz HI, Jansen PW, Müller CW, Vermeulen M, Müller J. (2014)

Histone H2A monoubiquitination promotes histone H3 methylation in Polycomb repression

Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 21(6):569-571. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.2833
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Alfieri C, Gambetta MC, Matos R, Glatt S, Sehr P, Fraterman S, Wilm M, Müller J, Müller CW. (2013)

Structural basis for targeting the chromatin repressor Sfmbt to Polycomb response elements.

Genes Dev. 27(21):2367-2379. doi: 10.1101/gad.226621.113
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Fernández-Tornero C, Moreno-Morcillo M, Rashid UJ, Taylor NM, Ruiz FM, Gruene T, Legrand P, Steuerwald U, Müller CW. (2013)

Crystal structure of the 14-subunit RNA polymerase I

Nature 502(7473):644-649. doi: 10.1038/nature12636
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Taylor NM, Baudin F, von Scheven G, Müller CW. (2013)

RNA polymerase III-specific general transcription factor IIIC contains a heterodimer resembling TFIIF Rap30/Rap74

Nucleic Acids Res. 41(19):9183-9196. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt664
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Dian C, Bernaudat F, Langer K, Oliva MF, Fornerod M, Schoehn G, Müller CW, Petosa C. (2013)

Structure of a truncation mutant of the nuclear export factor CRM1 provides insights into the auto-inhibitory role of its C-terminal helix

Structure 21(8):1338-1349. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2013.06.003
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Taylor NM, Glatt S, Hennrich ML, von Scheven G, Grötsch H, Fernández-Tornero C, Rybin V, Gavin AC, Kolb P, Müller CW. (2013)

Structural and functional characterization of a phosphatase domain within yeast general transcription factor IIIC

J. Biol. Chem. 288(21):15110-15120. doi: 10.1074/jbc.m112.427856
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Glatt S, Müller CW. (2013)

Structural insights into Elongator function

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 23(2):235-242. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2013.02.009
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Baudin F, Müller CW. (2013)

Bacterial expression, purification, and crystallization of tyrosine phosphorylated STAT proteins

Methods Mol. Biol. 967:301-317. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-242-1_21
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Glatt S, Létoquart J, Faux C, Taylor NM, Séraphin B, Müller CW. (2012)

The Elongator subcomplex Elp456 is a hexameric RecA-like ATPase

Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 19(3):314-320. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.2234
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Glatt S, Séraphin B, Müller CW. (2012)

Elongator: transcriptional or translational regulator?

Transcription 3(6):273-276. doi: 10.4161/trns.21525
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Nowak AJ, Alfieri C, Stirnimann CU, Rybin V, Baudin F, Ly-Hartig N, Lindner D, Müller CW. (2011)

Chromatin-modifying complex component Nurf55/p55 associates with histones H3 and H4 and polycomb repressive complex 2 subunit Su(z)12 through partially overlapping binding sites

J. Biol. Chem. 286(26):23388-23396. doi: 10.1074/jbc.m110.207407
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Glatt S, Alfieri C, Müller CW. (2011)

Recognizing and remodeling the nucleosome

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 21(3):335-341. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2011.02.003
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Boulo S, Akarsu H, Lotteau V, Müller CW, Ruigrok RW, Baudin F. (2011)

Human importin alpha and RNA do not compete for binding to influenza A virus nucleoprotein

Virology 409(1):84-90. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2010.10.001
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Fernández-Tornero C, Böttcher B, Rashid UJ, Müller CW. (2011)

Analyzing RNA polymerase III by electron cryomicroscopy

RNA Biol 8(5):760-765. doi: 10.4161/rna.8.5.16021
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Lane LA, Fernández-Tornero C, Zhou M, Morgner N, Ptchelkine D, Steuerwald U, Politis A, Lindner D, Gvozdenovic J, Gavin AC, Müller CW, Robinson CV. (2011)

Mass spectrometry reveals stable modules in holo and apo RNA polymerases I and III

Structure 19(1):90-100. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2010.11.009
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Langer K, Dian C, Rybin V, Müller CW, Petosa C. (2011)

Insights into the function of the CRM1 cofactor RanBP3 from the structure of its Ran-binding domain

PLoS ONE 6(2):e17011. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017011
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Fernández-Tornero C, Böttcher B, Rashid UJ, Steuerwald U, Flörchinger B, Devos DP, Lindner D, Müller CW. (2010)

Conformational flexibility of RNA polymerase III during transcriptional elongation

EMBO J. 29(22):3762-3772. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2010.266
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Gajda A, Towpik J, Steuerwald U, Müller CW, Lefebvre O, Boguta M. (2010)

Full repression of RNA polymerase III transcription requires interaction between two domains of its negative regulator Maf1

J. Biol. Chem. 285(46):35719-35727. doi: 10.1074/jbc.m110.125286
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Gallego O, Betts MJ, Gvozdenovic-Jeremic J, Maeda K, Matetzki C, Aguilar-Gurrieri C, Beltran-Alvarez P, Bonn S, Fernández-Tornero C, Jensen LJ, Kuhn M, Trott J, Rybin V, Müller CW, Bork P, Kaksonen M, Russell RB, Gavin AC. (2010)

A systematic screen for protein-lipid interactions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Mol. Syst. Biol. 6:430. doi: 10.1038/msb.2010.87
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Mattaj IW, Müller CW. (2010)

Solving the NES problem

Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 17(11):1288-1289. doi: 10.1038/nsmb1110-1288
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Stirnimann CU, Petsalaki E, Russell RB, Müller CW. (2010)

WD40 proteins propel cellular networks

Trends Biochem. Sci. 35(10):565-574. doi: 10.1016/j.tibs.2010.04.003
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Stirnimann CU, Ptchelkine D, Grimm C, Müller CW. (2010)

Structural basis of TBX5-DNA recognition: the T-box domain in its DNA-bound and -unbound form

J. Mol. Biol. 400(1):71-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2010.04.052
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Rousseaux S, Petosa C, Müller CW, Khochbin S. (2010)

[A novel key element in post-meiotic male genome reprogramming]

Med Sci (Paris) 26(2):130-132. doi: 10.1051/medsci/2010262130
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Morinière J, Rousseaux S, Steuerwald U, Soler-López M, Curtet S, Vitte AL, Govin J, Gaucher J, Sadoul K, Hart DJ, Krijgsveld J, Khochbin S, Müller CW, Petosa C. (2009)

Cooperative binding of two acetylation marks on a histone tail by a single bromodomain

Nature 461(7264):664-668. doi: 10.1038/nature08397
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Grimm C, Matos R, Ly-Hartig N, Steuerwald U, Lindner D, Rybin V, Müller J, Müller CW. (2009)

Molecular recognition of histone lysine methylation by the Polycomb group repressor dSfmbt

EMBO J. 28(13):1965-1977. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2009.147
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Hamès C, Ptchelkine D, Grimm C, Thevenon E, Moyroud E, Gérard F, Martiel JL, Benlloch R, Parcy F, Müller CW. (2008)

Structural basis for LEAFY floral switch function and similarity with helix-turn-helix proteins

EMBO J. 27(19):2628-2637. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2008.184
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Clapier CR, Chakravarthy S, Petosa C, Fernández-Tornero C, Luger K, Müller CW. (2008)

Structure of the Drosophila nucleosome core particle highlights evolutionary constraints on the H2A-H2B histone dimer

Proteins 71(1):1-7. doi: 10.1002/prot.21720
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Grimm C, de Ayala Alonso AG, Rybin V, Steuerwald U, Ly-Hartig N, Fischle W, Müller J, Müller CW. (2007)

Structural and functional analyses of methyl-lysine binding by the malignant brain tumour repeat protein Sex comb on midleg

EMBO Rep. 8(11):1031-1037. doi: 10.1038/sj.embor.7401085
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Fernández-Tornero C, Böttcher B, Riva M, Carles C, Steuerwald U, Ruigrok RW, Sentenac A, Müller CW, Schoehn G. (2007)

Insights into transcription initiation and termination from the electron microscopy structure of yeast RNA polymerase III

Mol. Cell 25(6):813-823. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2007.02.016
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Berger JM, Muller CW. (2007)

Protein-nucleic acid interactions: some assembly required - Editorial overview

CURR OPIN STRUC BIOL 17(1):77-79. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2007.01.010


Mylona A, Fernández-Tornero C, Legrand P, Haupt M, Sentenac A, Acker J, Müller CW. (2006)

Structure of the tau60/Delta tau91 subcomplex of yeast transcription factor IIIC: insights into preinitiation complex assembly

Mol. Cell 24(2):221-232. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2006.08.013
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Boyault C, Gilquin B, Zhang Y, Rybin V, Garman E, Meyer-Klaucke W, Matthias P, Müller CW, Khochbin S. (2006)

HDAC6-p97/VCP controlled polyubiquitin chain turnover

EMBO J. 25(14):3357-3366. doi: 10.1038/sj.emboj.7601210
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Conti E, Müller CW, Stewart M. (2006)

Karyopherin flexibility in nucleocytoplasmic transport

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 16(2):237-244. doi: 10.1016/j.sbi.2006.03.010
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Morand P, Budayova-Spano M, Perrissin M, Müller CW, Petosa C. (2006)

Expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of a C-terminal fragment of the Epstein-Barr virus ZEBRA protein

Acta Crystallogr. Sect. F Struct. Biol. Cryst. Commun. 62(Pt 3):210-214. doi: 10.1107/s1744309106002971
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Mylona A, Acker J, Fernández-Tornero C, Sentenac A, Müller CW. (2006)

Expression, proteolytic analysis, reconstitution, and crystallization of the tau60/tau91 subcomplex of yeast TFIIIC

Protein Expr. Purif. 45(2):255-261. doi: 10.1016/j.pep.2005.06.013
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Petosa C, Morand P, Baudin F, Moulin M, Artero JB, Müller CW. (2006)

Structural basis of lytic cycle activation by the Epstein-Barr virus ZEBRA protein

Mol. Cell 21(4):565-572. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2006.01.006
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Morand, P & Müller, C.W. (2006)

Protein/DNA Interaction

In: Ganten, D. & Ruckpaul, K.(Eds.), Encyclopedic Reference of Genomics and Proteomics in Molecular Medicine. Springer. pp 1538-1542.


Hartlepp KF, Fernández-Tornero C, Eberharter A, Grüne T, Müller CW, Becker PB. (2005)

The histone fold subunits of Drosophila CHRAC facilitate nucleosome sliding through dynamic DNA interactions

Mol. Cell. Biol. 25(22):9886-9896. doi: 10.1128/mcb.25.22.9886-9896.2005
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Garcia-Robles I, Akarsu H, Müller CW, Ruigrok RW, Baudin F. (2005)

Interaction of influenza virus proteins with nucleosomes

Virology 332(1):329-336. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2004.09.036
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Petosa C, Schoehn G, Askjaer P, Bauer U, Moulin M, Steuerwald U, Soler-López M, Baudin F, Mattaj IW, Müller CW. (2004)

Architecture of CRM1/Exportin1 suggests how cooperativity is achieved during formation of a nuclear export complex

Mol. Cell 16(5):761-775. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2004.11.018
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Angelov D, Lenouvel F, Hans F, Müller CW, Bouvet P, Bednar J, Moudrianakis EN, Cadet J, Dimitrov S. (2004)

The histone octamer is invisible when NF-kappaB binds to the nucleosome

J. Biol. Chem. 279(41):42374-42382. doi: 10.1074/jbc.m407235200
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Soler-Lopez M, Petosa C, Fukuzawa M, Ravelli R, Williams JG, Müller CW. (2004)

Structure of an activated Dictyostelium STAT in its DNA-unbound form

Mol. Cell 13(6):791-804. doi: 10.1016/s1097-2765(04)00130-3
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Akarsu H, Burmeister WP, Petosa C, Petit I, Müller CW, Ruigrok RW, Baudin F. (2003)

Crystal structure of the M1 protein-binding domain of the influenza A virus nuclear export protein (NEP/NS2)

EMBO J. 22(18):4646-4655. doi: 10.1093/emboj/cdg449
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Grüne T, Brzeski J, Eberharter A, Clapier CR, Corona DF, Becker PB, Müller CW. (2003)

Crystal structure and functional analysis of a nucleosome recognition module of the remodeling factor ISWI

Mol. Cell 12(2):449-460. doi: 10.1016/s1097-2765(03)00273-9
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Angelov D, Charra M, Müller CW, Cadet J, Dimitrov S. (2003)

Solution study of the NF-kappaB p50-DNA complex by UV laser protein-DNA cross-linking

Photochem. Photobiol. 77(6):592-596. doi: 10.1562/0031-8655(2003)077<0592:ssotnp>2.0.co;2
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Cohen SX, Moulin M, Hashemolhosseini S, Kilian K, Wegner M, Müller CW. (2003)

Structure of the GCM domain-DNA complex: a DNA-binding domain with a novel fold and mode of target site recognition

EMBO J. 22(8):1835-1845. doi: 10.1093/emboj/cdg182
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Müller CW, Soler-Lopez M, Gewinner C, Groner B. (2003)

X-ray crystal structure of STAT proteins and structure-activity relationships

Springer Netherlands.doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-3000-6_21
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Cohen SX, Moulin M, Schilling O, Meyer-Klaucke W, Schreiber J, Wegner M, Müller CW. (2002)

The GCM domain is a Zn-coordinating DNA-binding domain

FEBS Lett. 528(1-3):95-100. doi: 10.1016/s0014-5793(02)03257-x
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Coll M, Seidman JG, Müller CW. (2002)

Structure of the DNA-bound T-box domain of human TBX3, a transcription factor responsible for ulnar-mammary syndrome

Structure 10(3):343-356. doi: 10.1016/s0969-2126(02)00722-0
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Michel F, Soler-Lopez M, Petosa C, Cramer P, Siebenlist U, Müller CW. (2001)

Crystal structure of the ankyrin repeat domain of Bcl-3: a unique member of the IkappaB protein family

EMBO J. 20(22):6180-6190. doi: 10.1093/emboj/20.22.6180
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Andrade MA, Petosa C, O'Donoghue SI, Müller CW, Bork P. (2001)

Comparison of ARM and HEAT protein repeats

J. Mol. Biol. 309(1):1-18. doi: 10.1006/jmbi.2001.4624
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Müller CW. (2001)

Transcription factors: global and detailed views

Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 11(1):26-32. doi: 10.1016/s0959-440x(00)00163-9
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Müller CW. (2001)

DNA recognition by NF kappa B and STAT transcription factors

Ernst Schering Res. Found. Workshop 34(34):143-166.
Europe PMC


Cingolani G, Lashuel HA, Gerace L, Müller CW. (2000)

Nuclear import factors importin alpha and importin beta undergo mutually induced conformational changes upon association

FEBS Lett. 484(3):291-298. doi: 10.1016/s0014-5793(00)02154-2
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Cramer P, Varrot A, Barillas-Mury C, Kafatos FC, Müller CW. (1999)

Structure of the specificity domain of the Dorsal homologue Gambif1 bound to DNA

Structure 7(7):841-852. doi: 10.1016/s0969-2126(99)80107-5
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Cingolani G, Petosa C, Weis K, Müller CW. (1999)

Structure of importin-beta bound to the IBB domain of importin-alpha

Nature 399(6733):221-229. doi: 10.1038/20367
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Basson CT, Huang T, Lin RC, Bachinsky DR, Weremowicz S, Vaglio A, Bruzzone R, Quadrelli R, Lerone M, Romeo G, Silengo M, Pereira A, Krieger J, Mesquita SF, Kamisago M, Morton CC, Pierpont ME, Müller CW, Seidman JG, Seidman CE. (1999)

Different TBX5 interactions in heart and limb defined by Holt-Oram syndrome mutations

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 96(6):2919-2924. doi: 10.1073/pnas.96.6.2919
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Cramer P, Müller CW. (1999)

A firm hand on NFkappaB: structures of the IkappaBalpha-NFkappaB complex

Structure 7(1):R1-6. doi: 10.1016/s0969-2126(99)80002-1
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Becker S, Corthals GL, Aebersold R, Groner B, Müller CW. (1998)

Expression of a tyrosine phosphorylated, DNA binding Stat3beta dimer in bacteria

FEBS Lett. 441(1):141-147. doi: 10.1016/s0014-5793(98)01543-9
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Becker S, Groner B, Müller CW. (1998)

Three-dimensional structure of the Stat3beta homodimer bound to DNA

Nature 394(6689):145-151. doi: 10.1038/28101
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Cramer P, Larson CJ, Verdine GL, Müller CW. (1997)

Structure of the human NF-kappaB p52 homodimer-DNA complex at 2.1 A resolution

EMBO J. 16(23):7078-7090. doi: 10.1093/emboj/16.23.7078
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Müller CW, Herrmann BG. (1997)

Crystallographic structure of the T domain-DNA complex of the Brachyury transcription factor

Nature 389(6653):884-888. doi: 10.1038/39929
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