Centre for Biological Signalling Studies

Prof. Dr. Barbara Di Ventura

Prof. Dr. Barbara Di Ventura

Institute of Biology II, University of Freiburg
hired as BIOSS Professor

+49 761 203 2764

10 selected publications

  • Context-dependent activity of A domains in the tyrocidine synthetase.
    Degen A, Mayerthaler F, Mootz HD, Di Ventura B (2019).
    Sci Rep. 9(1):5119. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-41492-8.
  • Engineering optogenetic control of endogenous p53 protein levels.
    Wehler P, Di Ventura B (2019).
    Applied Sciences 9(10): 2095
  • Switchable inteins for conditional protein splicing.
    Di Ventura B, Mootz HD (2018).
    Biol Chem. 2018 doi: 10.1515/hsz-2018-0309.
  • Go in! Go out! Inducible nuclear protein localization
    Di Ventura B, Kuhlman B (2016).
    Curr Opin Chem Biol. 34:62-71.
  • Optogenetic control of nuclear protein export.
    Niopek D, Wehler P, Roensch J, Eils R, Di Ventura B (2016).
    Nat Commun. 7:10624. doi: 10.1038/ncomms10624
  • 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 (2015).
    Mol Biosyst. 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 (2014).
    Nat Commun. 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 (2014).
    Mol BioSyst. 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* (2013).
    Mol Syst Biol. 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. doi: 10.1038/msb.2010.111, *co-corresponding authors
    Featured article; Highlighted in Science Editors’ Choice: Science, 2011; 331(6017): 512.