Structural biochemistry
of bacterial transporters


Moréra, Solange, Armelle Vigouroux, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Mohammed Ahmar, Thibault Meyer, Abbas El Sahili, Grégory Deicsics, et al. 2023. “A Highly Conserved Ligand-Binding Site for AccA Transporters of Antibiotic and Quorum-Sensing Regulator in Agrobacterium Leads to a Different Specificity.” The Biochemical Journal, December, BCJ20230273.
E, Ľuptáková, Vigouroux A, Končitíková R, Kopečná M, Zalabák D, Novák O, Salcedo Sarmiento S, et al. 2023. “Plant Nucleoside N-Ribohydrolases: Riboside Binding and Role in Nitrogen Storage Mobilization.” The Plant Journal : For Cell and Molecular Biology, December.
Soisig Steunou, Anne, Armelle Vigouroux, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Stéphane Plancqueel, Alain Boussac, Soufian Ouchane, and Solange Moréra. 2022. “New Insights into the Mechanism of Iron Transport through the Bacterial Ftr-System Present in Pathogens.” The FEBS Journal n/a (n/a).
Nisler, Jaroslav, David Kopečný, Zuzana Pěkná, Radka Končitíková, Radoslav Koprna, Nino Murvanidze, Stefaan P O Werbrouck, et al. 2021. “Diphenylurea-Derived Cytokinin Oxidase/Dehydrogenase Inhibitors for Biotechnology and Agriculture.” Journal of Experimental Botany 72 (2): 355–70.
Vigouroux, Armelle, Thibault Meyer, Anais Naretto, Pierre Legrand, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Aurelie Di Cicco, Sebastien Renoud, et al. 2021. “Characterization of the First Tetrameric Transcription Factor of the GntR Superfamily with Allosteric Regulation from the Bacterial Pathogen Agrobacterium Fabrum.” Nucleic Acids Research 49 (1): 529–46.
Vigouroux, Armelle, Jeanne Dore, Loic Marty, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Pierre Legrand, Yves Dessaux, Ludovic Vial, and Solange Moréra. 2020. “Import Pathways of the Mannityl-Opines into the Bacterial Pathogen Agrobacterium Tumefaciens: Structural, Affinity and in Vivo Approaches.” The Biochemical Journal 477: 615–28.
Vigouroux, Armelle, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Alain Boussac, Loïc Marty, Léa Lo Bello, Pierre Legrand, Karl Brillet, Isabelle J. Schalk, and Solange Moréra. 2020. “A Unique Ferrous Iron Binding Mode Is Associated to Large Conformational Changes for the Transport Protein FpvC of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa.” The FEBS Journal 287 (2): 295–309.
Končitíková, Radka, Armelle Vigouroux, Martina Kopečná, Marek Šebela, Solange Moréra, and David Kopečný. 2019. “Kinetic and Structural Analysis of Human ALDH9A1.” Bioscience Reports 39 (March): BSR20190558.
Li, Si-Zhe, Armelle Vigouroux, Mohammed Ahmar, Abbas El Sahili, Laurent Soulere, Laila Sago, David Cornu, Solange Morera, and Yves Queneau. 2019. “Synthesis of a Non-Natural Glucose-2-Phosphate Ester Able to Dupe the Acc System of Agrobacterium Fabrum.” Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 17 (5): 1090–96.
Korasick, David A., Radka Koncitikova, Martina Kopecna, Eva Hajkova, Armelle Vigouroux, Solange Morera, Donald F. Becker, Marek Sebela, John J. Tanner, and David Kopecny. 2019. “Structural and Biochemical Characterization of Aldehyde Dehydrogenase 12, the Last Enzyme of Proline Catabolism in Plants.” Journal of Molecular Biology 431 (3): 576–92.
Marty, Loïc, Armelle Vigouroux, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Franck Pelissier, Thibault Meyer, Céline Lavire Lavire, Yves Dessaux, and Solange Moréra. 2019. “Structural Basis for Two Efficient Modes of Agropinic Acid Opine Import into the Bacterial Pathogen Agrobacterium Tumefaciens.” The Biochemical Journal 476 (January): 165–78.
Meyer, Thibault, Sebastien Renoud, Armelle Vigouroux, Aurelie Miomandre, Vincent Gaillard, Isabelle Kerzaon, Claire Prigent-Combaret, et al. 2018. “Regulation of Hydroxycinnamic Acid Degradation Drives Agrobacterium Fabrum Lifestyles.” Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 31 (8): 814–22.
Meyer, Thibault, Armelle Vigouroux, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Gilles Comte, Ludovic Vial, Céline Lavire, and Solange Moréra. 2018. “The Plant Defense Signal Galactinol Is Specifically Used as a Nutrient by the Bacterial Pathogen Agrobacterium Fabrum.” The Journal of Biological Chemistry 293 (21): 7930–41.
Vigouroux, Armelle, Abbas El Sahili, Julien Lang, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Yves Dessaux, Denis Faure, and Solange Moréra. 2017. “Structural Basis for High Specificity of Octopine Binding in the Plant Pathogen Agrobacterium Tumefaciens.” Scientific Reports 7 (1): 18033.
Kopečná, Martina, Armelle Vigouroux, Jan Vilím, Radka Končitíková, Pierre Briozzo, Eva Hájková, Lenka Jašková, et al. 2017. “The ALDH21 Gene Found in Lower Plants and Some Vascular Plants Codes for a NADP(+) -Dependent Succinic Semialdehyde Dehydrogenase.” The Plant Journal: For Cell and Molecular Biology 92 (2): 229–43.
Lang, Julien, Armelle Vigouroux, Abbas El Sahili, Anthony Kwasiborski, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Yves Dessaux, Jacqui Anne Shykoff, Solange Moréra, and Denis Faure. 2017. “Fitness Costs Restrict Niche Expansion by Generalist Niche-Constructing Pathogens.” The ISME Journal 11 (2): 374–85.
Marty, Loïc, Armelle Vigouroux, Magali Aumont-Nicaise, Yves Dessaux, Denis Faure, and Solange Moréra. 2016. “Structural Basis for High Specificity of Amadori Compound and Mannopine Opine Binding in Bacterial Pathogens.” The Journal of Biological Chemistry 291 (43): 22638–49.
Carles, L., P. Besse-Hoggan, M. Joly, A. Vigouroux, S. Morera, and I. Batisson. 2016. “Functional and Structural Characterization of Two Bacillus Megaterium Nitroreductases Biotransforming the Herbicide Mesotrione.” Biochemical Journal 473 (10): 1443–53.
Redrejo-Rodríguez, Modesto, Armelle Vigouroux, Aibek Mursalimov, Inga Grin, Doria Alili, Zhanat Koshenov, Zhiger Akishev, et al. 2016. “Structural Comparison of AP Endonucleases from the Exonuclease III Family Reveals New Amino Acid Residues in Human AP Endonuclease 1 That Are Involved in Incision of Damaged DNA.” Biochimie 128–129: 20–33.
Cerezo, Michaël, Abdelali Lehraiki, Antoine Millet, Florian Rouaud, Magali Plaisant, Emilie Jaune, Thomas Botton, et al. 2016. “Compounds Triggering ER Stress Exert Anti-Melanoma Effects and Overcome BRAF Inhibitor Resistance.” Cancer Cell 29 (6): 805–19.
Grandclément, Catherine, Mélanie Tannières, Solange Moréra, Yves Dessaux, and Denis Faure. 2016. “Quorum Quenching: Role in Nature and Applied Developments.” Edited by Miguel Camara. FEMS Microbiology Reviews 40 (1): 86–116.
Kopečný, David, Radka Končitíková, Hana Popelka, Pierre Briozzo, Armelle Vigouroux, Martina Kopečná, David Zalabák, et al. 2016. “Kinetic and Structural Investigation of the Cytokinin Oxidase/Dehydrogenase Active Site.” FEBS Journal 283 (2): 361–77.
El Sahili, Abbas, Anthony Kwasiborski, Nicolas Mothe, Christophe Velours, Pierre Legrand, Solange Moréra, and Denis Faure. 2015. “Natural Guided Genome Engineering Reveals Transcriptional Regulators Controlling Quorum-Sensing Signal Degradation.” Edited by Ya-Wen He. PLOS ONE 10 (11): e0141718.
El Sahili, Abbas, Si-Zhe Li, Julien Lang, Cornelia Virus, Sara Planamente, Mohammed Ahmar, Beatriz G. Guimaraes, et al. 2015. “A Pyranose-2-Phosphate Motif Is Responsible for Both Antibiotic Import and Quorum-Sensing Regulation in Agrobacterium Tumefaciens.” Edited by Wenbo Ma. PLOS Pathogens 11 (8): e1005071.
Končitíková, Radka, Armelle Vigouroux, Martina Kopečná, Tomáš Andree, Jan Bartoš, Marek Šebela, Solange Moréra, and David Kopečný. 2015. “Role and Structural Characterization of Plant Aldehyde Dehydrogenases from Family 2 and Family 7.” Biochemical Journal 468 (1): 109–23.
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