Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Chris Meisinger

Prof. Dr. Chris Meisinger

Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Freiburg

+49 761 203 5287


10 selected publications:

  • Metabolic control via the mitochondrial protein import machinery.
    Opalinska M, Meisinger C (2015).
    Curr. Opin. Cell Biol. 33, 42-48.
  • Amyloid-beta peptide induces mitochondrial dysfunction by inhibition of preprotein maturation.
    Mossmann D, Voegtle FN, Taskin AA, Teixeira PF, Ring J, Burkhart JM, Burger N, Pinho CM, Tadic J, Loreth D, Graff C, Metzger F, Sickmann A, Kretz O, Wiedemann N, Zahedi RP, Madeo F, Glaser E, Meisinger C (2014).
    Cell Metab. 20, 662-669.
  • Cell cycle-dependent regulation of mitochondrial preprotein translocase.
    Harbauer AB, Opalinska M, Gerbeth C, Herman JS, Rao S, Schoenfisch B, Guiard B, Schmidt O, Pfanner N, Meisinger C (2014).
    Science 346, 1109-1113.
  • Intermembrane space proteome of yeast mitochondria.Voegtle FN, Burkhart JM, Rao S, Gerbeth C, Hinrichs J, Martinou JC, Chacinska A, Sickmann A, Zahedi RP, Meisinger C (2012).
    Mol. Cell. Proteomics 11, 1840-1852.
  • Regulation of mitochondrial protein import by cytosolic kinases.
    Schmidt O, Harbauer AB, Rao S, Eyrich B, Zahedi RP, Stojanovski D, Schönfisch B, Guiard B, Sickmann A, Pfanner N, Meisinger C (2011).
    Cell 144, 227-239.
  • Global analysis of the mitochondrial N-Proteome identifies a processing peptidase critical for protein stability.
    Vögtle FN, Wortelkamp S, Zahedi RP, Becker D, Leidhold C, Gevaert K, Kellermann J, Voos W, Sickmann A, Pfanner N, Meisinger C (2009).
    Cell 139, 428-439.
  • The mitochondrial proteome: from inventory to function.
    Meisinger C, Sickmann A, Pfanner N (2008).
    Cell 134, 22-24.
  • Profiling phosphoproteins of yeast mitochondria reveals a role of phosphorylation in assembly of the ATP synthase.
    Reinders J, Wagner K, Zahedi MP, Stojanovski D, Eyrich B, van der Laan M, Rehling P, Sickmann A, Pfanner N, Meisinger C (2007). 
    Mol. Cell. Proteomics 6, 1896-1906.
  • The proteome of Saccharomyces cerevisiae mitochondria.
    Sickmann A, Reinders J, Wagner Y, Joppich C, Zahedi R, Meyer HE, Schönfisch B, Perschil I, Chacinska A, Guiard B, Rehling P, Pfanner N,  Meisinger C (2003). 
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100, 13207-13212.
  • Machinery for protein sorting and assembly in the mitochondrial outer membrane.
    Wiedemann N, Kozjak V, Chacinska A, Schönfisch B, Rospert S, Ryan MT, Pfanner N, Meisinger C (2003). 
    Nature 424, 565-571.