Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Heiko Heerklotz

Prof. Dr. Heiko Heerklotz

BIOSS and Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences,
University of Freiburg

+49 761 203 6338

10 selected publications:

  • Volumetric Characterization of Sodium-induced G-quadruplex Formation
    Fan H, Shek, Amiri AR, Dubins D, Heerklotz H, Macgregor R, Chalikian T (2011)
    J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 133:4518-4526
  • Characterizing vesicle leakage by fluorescence lifetime measurements
    Patel H, Tscheka C, Heerklotz H (2009)
    Soft Matter 5:2849-2851
  • Monitoring detergent-mediated solubilization and reconstitution of lipid membranes by isothermal titration calorimetry
    Heerklotz H, Tsamaloukas A, Keller S (2009)
    Nature Protocols 4:686-697 
  • Interactions of surfactants with lipid membranes
    Heerklotz H (2008)
    Quarterly Reviews of Biophysics  41:205-264
  • Uptake and release protocol for assessing membrane binding and permeation by way of isothermal titration calorimetry
    Tsamaloukas A, Keller S, Heerklotz H (2007)
    Nature Protocols 2:695-704
  • A quantitative model describing the selective solubilization of membrane domains
    Keller S, Tsamaloukas A, Heerklotz H (2005)
    J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 127:11469-11476
  • Detergent-resistant membranes should not be identified with membrane rafts
    Lichtenberg D, Goñi FM, Heerklotz H (2005)
    TiBS 30:430-436 
  • Structural, volumetric and thermodynamic characterization of a micellar sphere-to-rod transition
    Heerklotz H, Tsamaloukas A, Kita-Tokarczyk K, Strunz P, Gutberlet T (2004)
    J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 126:16544
  • The sensitivity of lipid domains to small perturbations demonstrated by the effect of Triton
    Heerklotz H, Szadkowska H, Anderson T, Seelig J (2003)
    J. Mol. Biol. 329:793-799
  • Triton promotes domain formation in ´lipid raft´ mixtures
    Heerklotz H (2002)
    Biophys. J. 83:2693-2701