Structural Bioinformatics and Molecular Modeling
CRBM-CNRS Montpellier

V. Villard, Agak G.W., Frank G., Jafarshad A., Servis C., Nebie I., Sirima S.B., Felger I., Arevalo-Herrera M., Herrera S., Heitz F., Backer V., Druilhe P., A.V. Kajava and  G. Corradin - Rapid identification of malaria vaccine candidates based on alpha-helical coiled coil protein motif. (2007) PLoS ONE. 2(7): e645.

G. Corradin, V. Villard and A.V. Kajava- Protein structure based strategies for antigen discovery and vaccine development against malaria and other pathogens (2007)  review for “Endocrine, Metabolic & Immune Disorders - Drug Targets  7:259-265.

A.V. Kajava,  J. M. Squire and D.A.D. Parry - Beta-structures in fibrous proteins. (2006)  Advances in          Protein Chemistry AMYLOIDS, PRIONS AND BETA-PROTEINS, 73:1-15.

A.V. Kajava and A.C. Steven –Beta-helices, beta-rolls and the other beta-solenoid proteins (2006)  Advances in Protein Chemistry AMYLOIDS, PRIONS AND BETA-PROTEINS, 73:55-96.

U. Baxa, T. Cassese, A.V. Kajava and A.C. Steven - Structure, Function, and Amyloidogenesis of Fungal Prions:Filament Polymorphism and Prion Variants (2006)  Advances in Protein Chemistry AMYLOIDS, PRIONS AND BETA-PROTEINS, 73:125-180.

Hennetin J, Jullian B, Steven A.C. and Kajava A.V.  - Standard conformations of beta-arches in beta-solenoid proteins. (2006) J Mol Biol. 358(4):1094-1105. 

A.V. Kajava and A.C. Steven - The Turn of the Screw: Variations of the Abundant Beta-Solenoid Motif in Passenger Domains of Type V Secretory Proteins. (2006) J. Struct. Biol. 155, 306-315

S. A. Potekhin, G.  Corradin and A.V. Kajava - Design of self-assembling alpha-helical coiled-coil polypeptide fibrils as the basis for ordered arrangement of functional groups. (2006) Nanotechnique,  2, 76-81. (in Russian)

N. Van Mau, A.V. Kajava, C. Bonfils and M-C. Harricane - Interactions of Bax and tBid with lipid monolayers. (2006) J. Membr. Biol.  207 (2): 1-9.

J. Ortega, B. Heymann, A.V. Kajava, V. Ustrell, M. Rechsteiner, A.C. Steven - The Axial Channel of the 20S Proteasome Opens Upon Binding of the PA200 Activator (2005) J.Mol. Biol. 346(5):1221-1227.

A.V. Kajava, U. Aebi A. C. Steven - The Parallel Superpleated Beta-structure as a Model for Amyloid Fibrils of Human Amylin (2005) J. Mol.Biol. 348(2):247-252.

C. Janke, K. Rogowski, D. Wloga, C. Regnard, A. V. Kajava, J-M. Strub, N. Temurak, J. van Dijk, D. Boucher, A. van Dorsselaer, S. Suryavanshi, J. Gaertig and B. Eddé -Tubulin polyglutamylase enzymes are members of the TTL domain protein family (2005) Science 308(5729):1758-1762.

V. Villard, O. Kalyuzhniy, O. Riccio, S. Potekhin, T. N. Melnik, A.V. Kajava, C. Rüegg and G. Corradin - Synthetic RGD-containing a-Helical Coiled Coil Peptides promote Integrin-Dependent Cell Adhesion J Pept Science (2005) 12(3): 203-212.

Kajava, A.V., Potekhin, S.A. Corradin, G. and Leapman R.D. - Organization of designed nanofibrils assembled from alpha-helical peptides as determined by electron microscopy (2004) J Pept Science 10, 291-297.

Ponchon L, Dumas C, Kajava A.V., Fesquet D, Padilla A. - NMR Solution Structure of Mob1, A  Mitotic Exit Network Protein and its Interaction with a NDR Kinase Peptide. (2004) J Mol Biol. 337(1):167-182.

A.V. Kajava, C. Gorbea, J. Ortega, M. Rechsteiner and A. C. Steven - New HEAT-like repeat motifs in proteins regulating proteasome structure and function (2004) J. Struct. Biol. 146, 425-430.

Wagner, K., Van Mau, N., Boichot, S., Kajava, A.V., Krauss, U., Le Grimellec, C., Beck-Sickinger, A. and Heitz, F. Interactions of the human calcitonin-fragment 9-32 with phospholipids: a monolayer study (2004) Biophys. J. 87, 386-395.

G. Smits and A.V. Kajava – LRRC8 extracellular domain is composed of 17 leucine-rich repeats (2004) Mol. Immunology 41, 541-542.

A.V. Kajava, U. Baxa, R.B. Wickner and A. C. Steven - A Model for Ure2p Prion Filaments and Other Amyloids: The Parallel Super-pleated Beta-Structure (2004) Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci. USA, 101(21):7885-90.

F., Rayne, A.V. Kajava, J. Lalanne, and R.Z. Mamoun – In vivo homodimerization of HTLV 1 GAG and MA clues up on retroviral capsid and TM envelope protein arrangement (2004) J. Mol. Biol. 343(4):903-916.