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Lin YH, Doms AG, Cheng E, Kim B, Evans TR, Machner MP. Host cell-catalyzed S-palmitoylation mediates Golgi targeting of the Legionella ubiquitin ligase GobX. J Biol Chem (2015) doi:10.1074/jbc.M115.637397, In Press.

Yu X, Decker KB,  Barker K, Neunuebel MR,  Saul J,  Graves M,  Westcott N,  Hang H,  LaBaer J,  Qiu J, Machner MP. Host−Pathogen Interaction Profiling Using Self-Assembling Human Protein Arrays. J. Proteome Res. (2015) 14(4):1920-36, DOI 10.1021/pr5013015.

Morrissette NS, Machner MP. Ingenious strategies of microbial pathogens. Mol Biol Cell. (2015) 26(6):1007. doi: 10.1091/mbc.E15-01-0011.

Lucas M, Gaspar AH, Pallara C, Rojas AL, Fernández-Recio J, Machner MP♦, Hierro A. Structural basis for the recruitment and activation of the Legionella phospholipase VipD by the host GTPase Rab5. PNAS (2014) 111(34):E3514-23.

Hammond GR, Machner MP, Balla T. A novel probe for phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate reveals multiple pools beyond the Golgi. J Cell Biol (2014) 205(1):113-26.

Gaspar AH and Machner MP. VipD is a Rab5-activated phospholipase A1 that protects Legionella pneumophila from endosomal fusion. PNAS (2014) 111(12):4560-5

Chen Y, Tascon I, Neunuebel MR, Pallara C, Brady J, Kinch LN, Fernandez-Recio J, Rojas AL, Machner MP♦, Hierro A. Structural Basis for Rab1 De-AMPylation by the Legionella pneumophila Effector SidD. PLoS Pathog (2013) 9(5): e1003382.

Chen Y, Machner MP. Targeting of the small GTPase Rab6A' by the Legionella pneumophila effector LidA. Infect Immun (2013) 81(6):2226-35

Neunuebel MR, Machner MP. The taming of a Rab GTPase by Legionella pneumophila. Small GTPases (2012) 3(1):28-33.

Neunuebel MR, Mohammadi S, Jarnik M, Machner MP. Legionella pneumophila LidA Affects Nucleotide Binding and Activity of the Host GTPase Rab1. J. Bact (2012) 194:1389-1400.

Machner MP, Chen Y. Catch and release: Rab1 exploitation by Legionella pneumophilaCellular Logistics (2011) 1:133-138.

Neunuebel MR, Chen Y, Gaspar AH, Backlund Jr. PS, Yergey A, Machner MP. De-AMPylation of the small GTPase Rab1 by the pathogen Legionella pneumophila. Science (2011) 333:453-456.

            → Highlighted in Nature Chemical Biology, Science Perspectives, Science Signaling, NIH News

Huang L, Boyd D, Amyot WM, Hempstead AD, Luo ZQ, O'Connor TJ, Chen C, Machner MP, Montminy T, Isberg RR. The E Block motif is associated with Legionella pneumophila translocated substrates. Cell Microbiol (2011) 13:227-245.

Machner MP and Isberg RR. A Bifunctional Bacterial Protein Links GDI Displacement to Rab1 Activation. Science (2007) 318:974-977.

             → Highlighted in Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, Nature Reviews Microbiology, Cell

Machner MP and Isberg RR. Targeting of Host Rab GTPase function by the intravacuolar pathogen Legionella pneumophila. Dev. Cell (2006) 11(1):47-56.

Freiberg A, Machner MP, Pfeil W, Schubert WD, Heinz DW, and Seckler R. Folding and stability of the leucine-rich repeat domain of Internalin B from Listeria monocytogenes. J. Mol. Biol. (2004) 337(2):453-61.

Machner MP, Frese S, Niemann HH, Schubert WD, Orian-Rousseau V, Wehland J, and Heinz DW. Aromatic amino acids at the surface of InlB are essential for host cell invasion by Listeria monocytogenes. Mol. Microbiol. (2003) 48:1525-36.

Schubert WD, Urbanke C, Ziehm T, Beier V, Machner MP, Domann E, Wehland J, Chakraborty T, and Heinz DW. Structure of Internalin, a major invasion protein of Listeria monocytogenes, in complex with its human receptor E-cadherin. Cell (2002) 111:825-36.

Machner MP, Urbanke C, Barzik M, Otten S, Sechi AS, Wehland J, and Heinz DW. ActA from Listeria monocytogenes can interact with up to four Ena/VASP homology 1 domains simultaneously. J. Biol. Chem. (2001) 276:40096-103.

Walter S, Rohde M, Machner M, and Schrempf H. Electron microscopy studies of cell-wall-anchored cellulose (Avicel)-binding protein (AbpS) from Streptomyces reticuli. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. (1999) 65:886-92.