Susan A. Martinis - Publications

University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States 

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2020 Weitzel CS, Li L, Zhang C, Eilts KK, Bretz NM, Gatten AL, Whitaker RJ, Martinis SA. Duplication of leucyl-tRNA synthetase in an archaeal extremophile may play a role in adaptation to variable environmental conditions. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. PMID 32102848 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.Ra118.006481  0.48
2015 Zhao H, Palencia A, Seiradake E, Ghaemi Z, Cusack S, Luthey-Schulten Z, Martinis S. Analysis of the Resistance Mechanism of a Benzoxaborole Inhibitor Reveals Insight into the Leucyl-tRNA Synthetase Editing Mechanism Acs Chemical Biology. 10: 2277-2285. DOI: 10.1021/acschembio.5b00291  1
2014 Pang YL, Poruri K, Martinis SA. tRNA synthetase: tRNA aminoacylation and beyond. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Rna. 5: 461-80. PMID 24706556 DOI: 10.1002/Wrna.1224  1
2014 Yao P, Poruri K, Martinis SA, Fox PL. Non-catalytic regulation of gene expression by aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases. Topics in Current Chemistry. 344: 167-87. PMID 23536244 DOI: 10.1007/128_2013_422  1
2013 Li L, Palencia A, Lukk T, Li Z, Luthey-Schulten ZA, Cusack S, Martinis SA, Boniecki MT. Leucyl-tRNA synthetase editing domain functions as a molecular rheostat to control codon ambiguity in Mycoplasma pathogens. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110: 3817-22. PMID 23431144 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1218374110  1
2013 Li L, Martinis SA, Luthey-Schulten Z. Capture and quality control mechanisms for adenosine-5′-triphosphate binding Journal of the American Chemical Society. 135: 6047-6055. PMID 23276298 DOI: 10.1021/Ja308044W  1
2012 Palencia A, Crépin T, Vu MT, Lincecum TL, Martinis SA, Cusack S. Structural dynamics of the aminoacylation and proofreading functional cycle of bacterial leucyl-tRNA synthetase Nature Structural and Molecular Biology. 19: 677-684. PMID 22683997 DOI: 10.1038/Nsmb.2317  1
2012 Sarkar J, Poruri K, Boniecki MT, McTavish KK, Martinis SA. Yeast mitochondrial leucyl-tRNA synthetase CP1 domain has functionally diverged to accommodate RNA splicing at expense of hydrolytic editing. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287: 14772-81. PMID 22383526 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.M111.322412  1
2012 Boniecki MT, Martinis SA. Coordination of tRNA synthetase active sites for chemical fidelity. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287: 11285-9. PMID 22334703 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.C111.325795  1
2011 Sarkar J, Martinis SA. Amino-acid-dependent shift in tRNA synthetase editing mechanisms. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133: 18510-3. PMID 22017352 DOI: 10.1021/Ja2048122  1
2011 Sarkar J, Mao W, Lincecum TL, Alley MR, Martinis SA. Characterization of benzoxaborole-based antifungal resistance mutations demonstrates that editing depends on electrostatic stabilization of the leucyl-tRNA synthetase editing cap. Febs Letters. 585: 2986-91. PMID 21856301 DOI: 10.1016/J.Febslet.2011.08.010  1
2011 Li L, Boniecki MT, Jaffe JD, Imai BS, Yau PM, Luthey-Schulten ZA, Martinis SA. Naturally occurring aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases editing-domain mutations that cause mistranslation in Mycoplasma parasites. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108: 9378-83. PMID 21606343 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1016460108  1
2010 Martinis SA, Boniecki MT. The balance between pre- and post-transfer editing in tRNA synthetases. Febs Letters. 584: 455-9. PMID 19941860 DOI: 10.1016/J.Febslet.2009.11.071  1
2009 Mascarenhas AP, Martinis SA. A glycine hinge for tRNA-dependent translocation of editing substrates to prevent errors by leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Febs Letters. 583: 3443-7. PMID 19796639 DOI: 10.1016/J.Febslet.2009.09.039  1
2009 Pang YL, Martinis SA. A paradigm shift for the amino acid editing mechanism of human cytoplasmic leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochemistry. 48: 8958-64. PMID 19702327 DOI: 10.1021/Bi901111Y  1
2009 Boniecki MT, Rho SB, Tukalo M, Hsu JL, Romero EP, Martinis SA. Leucyl-tRNA synthetase-dependent and -independent activation of a group I intron. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 284: 26243-50. PMID 19622748 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.M109.031179  1
2009 Hellmann RA, Martinis SA. Defects in transient tRNA translocation bypass tRNA synthetase quality control mechanisms. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 284: 11478-84. PMID 19258309 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.M807395200  1
2008 Boniecki MT, Vu MT, Betha AK, Martinis SA. CP1-dependent partitioning of pretransfer and posttransfer editing in leucyl-tRNA synthetase Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105: 19223-19228. PMID 19020078 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0809336105  1
2008 Mascarenhas AP, Martinis SA. Functional segregation of a predicted "hinge" site within the beta-strand linkers of Escherichia coli leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochemistry. 47: 4808-16. PMID 18363380 DOI: 10.1021/Bi702494Q  1
2008 Splan KE, Musier-Forsyth K, Boniecki MT, Martinis SA. In vitro assays for the determination of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase editing activity. Methods (San Diego, Calif.). 44: 119-28. PMID 18241793 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ymeth.2007.10.009  1
2008 Hsu JL, Martinis SA. A Flexible peptide tether controls accessibility of a unique C-terminal RNA-binding domain in leucyl-tRNA synthetases. Journal of Molecular Biology. 376: 482-91. PMID 18155724 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jmb.2007.11.065  1
2007 Martinis SA, Joy Pang YL. Jekyll & Hyde: evolution of a superfamily. Chemistry & Biology. 14: 1307-8. PMID 18096496 DOI: 10.1016/J.Chembiol.2007.12.001  1
2007 Karkhanis VA, Mascarenhas AP, Martinis SA. Amino acid toxicities of Escherichia coli that are prevented by leucyl-tRNA synthetase amino acid editing. Journal of Bacteriology. 189: 8765-8. PMID 17890314 DOI: 10.1128/Jb.01215-07  1
2007 Rock FL, Mao W, Yaremchuk A, Tukalo M, Crépin T, Zhou H, Zhang YK, Hernandez V, Akama T, Baker SJ, Plattner JJ, Shapiro L, Martinis SA, Benkovic SJ, Cusack S, et al. An antifungal agent inhibits an aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase by trapping tRNA in the editing site. Science (New York, N.Y.). 316: 1759-61. PMID 17588934 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1142189  1
2007 Betha AK, Williams AM, Martinis SA. Isolated CP1 domain of Escherichia coli leucyl-tRNA synthetase is dependent on flanking hinge motifs for amino acid editing activity. Biochemistry. 46: 6258-67. PMID 17474713 DOI: 10.1021/Bi061965J  1
2007 Vu MT, Martinis SA. A unique insert of leucyl-tRNA synthetase is required for aminoacylation and not amino acid editing Biochemistry. 46: 5170-5176. PMID 17407263 DOI: 10.1021/Bi062078J  1
2007 Zhai Y, Nawaz MH, Lee KW, Kirkbride E, Briggs JM, Martinis SA. Modulation of substrate specificity within the amino acid editing site of leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochemistry. 46: 3331-7. PMID 17311409 DOI: 10.1021/Bi061778L  1
2007 Nawaz MH, Pang YL, Martinis SA. Molecular and functional dissection of a putative RNA-binding region in yeast mitochondrial leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Journal of Molecular Biology. 367: 384-94. PMID 17270210 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jmb.2006.12.051  1
2006 Karkhanis VA, Boniecki MT, Poruri K, Martinis SA. A viable amino acid editing activity in the leucyl-tRNA synthetase CP1-splicing domain is not required in the yeast mitochondria. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281: 33217-25. PMID 16956879 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.M607406200  1
2006 Jones CI, Spencer AC, Hsu JL, Spremulli LL, Martinis SA, DeRider M, Agris PF. A counterintuitive Mg2+-dependent and modification-assisted functional folding of mitochondrial tRNAs. Journal of Molecular Biology. 362: 771-86. PMID 16949614 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jmb.2006.07.036  1
2006 Hsu JL, Rho SB, Vannella KM, Martinis SA. Functional divergence of a unique C-terminal domain of leucyl-tRNA synthetase to accommodate its splicing and aminoacylation roles. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281: 23075-82. PMID 16774921 DOI: 10.1074/Jbc.M601606200  1
2006 Williams AM, Martinis SA. Mutational unmasking of a tRNA-dependent pathway for preventing genetic code ambiguity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103: 3586-91. PMID 16505383 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0507362103  1
2005 Zhai Y, Martinis SA. Two conserved threonines collaborate in the Escherichia coli leucyl-tRNA synthetase amino acid editing mechanism. Biochemistry. 44: 15437-43. PMID 16300391 DOI: 10.1021/Bi0514461  1
2004 Mursinna RS, Lee KW, Briggs JM, Martinis SA. Molecular dissection of a critical specificity determinant within the amino acid editing domain of leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochemistry. 43: 155-65. PMID 14705941 DOI: 10.1021/Bi034919H  1
2003 Lincecum TL, Tukalo M, Yaremchuk A, Mursinna RS, Williams AM, Sproat BS, Van Den Eynde W, Link A, Van Calenbergh S, Grøtli M, Martinis SA, Cusack S. Structural and mechanistic basis of pre- and posttransfer editing by leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Molecular Cell. 11: 951-63. PMID 12718881 DOI: 10.1016/S1097-2765(03)00098-4  1
2002 Rho SB, Lincecum TL, Martinis SA. An inserted region of leucyl-tRNA synthetase plays a critical role in group I intron splicing. The Embo Journal. 21: 6874-81. PMID 12486008 DOI: 10.1093/Emboj/Cdf671  1
2002 Mursinna RS, Martinis SA. Rational design to block amino acid editing of a tRNA synthetase. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 124: 7286-7. PMID 12071734 DOI: 10.1021/Ja025879S  1
2002 Larkin DC, Williams AM, Martinis SA, Fox GE. Identification of essential domains for Escherichia coli tRNA(leu) aminoacylation and amino acid editing using minimalist RNA molecules. Nucleic Acids Research. 30: 2103-13. PMID 12000830 DOI: 10.1093/Nar/30.10.2103  1
2001 Nagaswamy U, Gao X, Martinis SA, Fox GE. NMR structure of a ribosomal RNA hairpin containing a conserved CUCAA pentaloop. Nucleic Acids Research. 29: 5129-39. PMID 11812846 DOI: 10.1093/Nar/29.24.5129  1
2001 Larkin DC, Martinis SA, Roberts DJ, Fox GE. Ala-His mediated peptide bond formation revisited. Origins of Life and Evolution of the Biosphere : the Journal of the International Society For the Study of the Origin of Life. 31: 511-26. PMID 11770259 DOI: 10.1023/A:1012770720410  1
2001 Mursinna RS, Lincecum TL, Martinis SA. A conserved threonine within Escherichia coli leucyl-tRNA synthetase prevents hydrolytic editing of leucyl-tRNALeu. Biochemistry. 40: 5376-81. PMID 11331000 DOI: 10.1021/Bi002915W  1
2000 Bae Rho S, Martinis SA. The bl4 group I intron binds directly to both its protein splicing partners, a tRNA synthetase and maturase to facilitate RNA splicing activity Rna. 6: 1882-1894. PMID 11142386 DOI: 10.1017/S1355838200001254  1
2000 Houman F, Rho SB, Zhang J, Shen X, Wang CC, Schimmel P, Martinis SA. A prokaryote and human tRNA synthetase provide an essential RNA splicing function in yeast mitochondria Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 97: 13743-13748. PMID 11087829 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.240465597  1
1999 Martinis SA, Plateau P, Cavarelli J, Florentz C. Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases: A new image for a classical family Biochimie. 81: 683-700. PMID 10492015 DOI: 10.1016/S0300-9084(99)80126-6  1
1999 Martinis SA, Plateau P, Cavarelli J, Florentz C. EMBO Workshop Report. Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases: A family of expanding functions. Mittelwihr, France, October 10-15, 1999 Embo Journal. 18: 4591-4596. PMID 10469639 DOI: 10.1093/Emboj/18.17.4591  1
1998 Kim S, Jo YJ, Lee SH, Motegi H, Shiba K, Sassanfar M, Martinis SA. Biochemical and phylogenetic analyses of methionyl-tRNA synthetase isolated from a pathogenic microorganism, Mycobacterium tuberculosis Febs Letters. 427: 259-262. PMID 9607323 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-5793(98)00417-7  1
1997 Martinis SA, Fox GE. Non-standard amino acid recognition by Escherichia coli leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Nucleic Acids Symposium Series. 36: 125-8. PMID 11541249  1
1997 Francklyn C, Musier-Forsyth K, Martinis SA. Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases in biology and disease: New evidence for structural and functional diversity in an ancient family of enzymes Rna. 3: 954-960. PMID 9292495  1
1996 Blanke SR, Martinis SA, Sligar SG, Hager LP, Rux JJ, Dawson JH. Probing the heme iron coordination structure of alkaline chloroperoxidase. Biochemistry. 35: 14537-43. PMID 8931550 DOI: 10.1021/Bi961512M  1
1996 Martinis SA, Blanke SR, Hager LP, Sligar SG, Hoa GH, Rux JJ, Dawson JH. Probing the heme iron coordination structure of pressure-induced cytochrome P420cam. Biochemistry. 35: 14530-6. PMID 8931549 DOI: 10.1021/Bi961511U  1
1993 Wright DJ, Martinis SA, Jahn M, Söll D, Schimmel P. Acceptor stem and anticodon RNA hairpin helix interactions with glutamine tRNA synthetase Biochimie. 75: 1041-1049. PMID 8199240 DOI: 10.1016/0300-9084(93)90003-B  1
1993 Martinis SA, Schimmel P. Microhelix aminoacylation by a class I tRNA synthetase: Non-conserved base pairs required for specificity Journal of Biological Chemistry. 268: 6069-6072. PMID 7681057  1
1992 Martinis SA, Schimmel P. Enzymatic aminoacylation of sequence-specific RNA minihelices and hybrid duplexes with methionine Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 89: 65-69. PMID 1729719 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.89.1.65  1
1992 Shi JP, Martinis SA, Schimmel P. RNA tetraloops as minimalist substrates for aminoacylation Biochemistry. 31: 4931-4936. PMID 1599917 DOI: 10.1021/Bi00136A002  1
1992 Wells AV, Li P, Champion PM, Martinis SA, Sligar SG. Resonance Raman investigations of Escherichia coli-expressed Pseudomonas putida cytochrome P450 and P420 Biochemistry. 31: 4384-4393. PMID 1581294 DOI: 10.1021/Bi00133A002  1
1990 Egeberg KD, Springer BA, Martinis SA, Sligar SG, Morikis D, Champion PM. Alteration of sperm whale myoglobin heme axial ligation by site-directed mutagenesis Biochemistry. 29: 9783-9791. PMID 2176857 DOI: 10.1021/Bi00494A004  1
1989 Martinis SA, Sotiriou C, Chang CK, Sligar SG. Characterization of cytochrome b5 reconstituted with a ferric chlorin and a ferric oxochlorin Biochemistry. 28: 879-884. PMID 2540809 DOI: 10.1021/Bi00428A071  1
1989 Martinis SA, Atkins WM, Stayton PS, Sligar SG. A conserved residue of cytochrome P-450 is involved in heme-oxygen stability and activation Journal of the American Chemical Society. 111: 9252-9253.  1
1987 Bangcharoenpaurpong O, Champion PM, Martinis SA, Sligar SG. Investigations of the resonance Raman excitation profiles of cytochrome The Journal of Chemical Physics. 87: 4273-4284.  1
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