Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Barbara Di Ventura

Prof. Dr. Barbara Di Ventura

BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies
Institute of Biology II
University of Freiburg

+49 761 203 2764

10 selected publications

  • Go in! Go out! Inducible control of nuclear localization
    Di Ventura B, Kuhlman, B.
    Curr Opin Chem Biol. 2016 Oct;34:62-71
  • Optogenetic Control of Nuclear Protein Import in Living Cells Using Light-Inducible Nuclear Localization Signal (LINuS).
    Wehler P, Niopek D, Eils R, Di Ventura B.
    Curr Protoc Chem Biol. 2016 Jun 2;8(2):131-45.
  • Optogenetic control of nuclear protein export.
    Niopek D, Wehler P, Roensch J, Eils R, Di Ventura B.
    Nat Commun. 2016 Feb 8;7:10624.
  • Backbone circularization of Bacillus subtilis family 11 xylanase increases its thermostability and its resistance against aggregation.
    Waldhauer MC, Schmitz SN, Ahlmann-Eltze C, Gleixner JG, Schmelas CC, Huhn AG, Bunne C, Büscher M, Horn M, Klughammer N, Kreft J, Schäfer E, Bayer PA, Krämer SG, Neugebauer J, Wehler P, Mayer MP, Eils R, Di Ventura B.
    Mol Biosyst. 2015 Dec;11(12):3231-43.
  • Engineering light-inducible nuclear localization signals for precise spatiotemporal control of protein dynamics in living cells.
    Niopek D, Benzinger D, Roensch J, Draebing T, Wehler P, Eils R, Di Ventura B.
    Nat Commun. 2014 Jul 14;5:4404.
    Highlighted in F1000
  • Creating functional engineered variants of the single-module non-ribosomal peptide synthetase IndC by T domain exchange.
    Beer R, Herbst K, Ignatiadis N, Kats I, Adlung L, Meyer H, Niopek D, Christiansen T, Georgi F, Kurzawa N, Meichsner J, Rabe S, Riedel A, Sachs J, Schessner J, Schmidt F, Walch P, Niopek K, Heinemann T, Eils R, Di Ventura B.
    Mol BioSyst. 2014 Jul;10(7):1709-18.
  • Chromosome segregation by the Escherichia coli Min system.
    Di Ventura B*, Knecht B, Andreas H, Godinez WJ, Fritsche M, Rohr K, Nickel W, Heermann DW, Sourjik V*.
    Mol Syst Biol. 2013;9:686.
    *co-corresponding authors
  • Self-organized partitioning of dynamically localized proteins in bacterial cell division.
    Di Ventura B*, Sourjik V*.
    Mol Syst Biol. 2011 Jan 4;7:457.
    *co-corresponding authors
    Featured article; Highlighted in Science Editors’ Choice: Science, 2011; 331(6017): 512.
  • From in vivo to in silico biology and back.
    Di Ventura B, Lemerle C, Michalodimitrakis K, Serrano L.
    Nature. 2006 Oct 5;443(7111):527-33.
  • Reconstitution of Mdm2-dependent post-translational modifications of p53 in yeast.
    Di Ventura B*, Funaya C, Antony C, Knop M, Serrano L.
    PLoS One. 2008 Jan 30;3(1):e1507.
    *corresponding author