Emily Weinert

Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Emily Weinert

Research Summary

The mechanisms by which bacteria sense and respond to the environment, as well as how these signaling proteins/pathways affect competition, host colonization, and pathogenesis.

Graduate Advisor

Nicholas Marotta

Huck Affiliations

Links

Publication Tags

Oxygen Ligands Globins Proteins Heme Bacteria Sensors Biofilms Diguanylate Cyclase Cyclic Nucleotides Hemeproteins Nitric Oxide Enzymes Gases Oxidation Reduction Cyclic Gmp Porphyrins Oligomerization Kinetics Bis(3',5') Cyclic Diguanylic Acid Signal Transduction Scaffolds Gram Negative Bacteria Quinone Methide Escherichia Coli

Most Recent Papers

Structural Insights into Oxygen-Dependent Signal Transduction within Globin Coupled Sensors

Shannon Rivera, Paul G. Young, Eric D. Hoffer, Gregory E. Vansuch, Carmen L. Metzler, Christine M. Dunham, Emily E. Weinert, 2018, Inorganic chemistry on p. 14386-14395

RNase I regulates Escherichia coli 2<sup>0</sup>,3<sup>0</sup>-cyclic nucleotide monophosphate levels and biofilm formation

Benjamin M. Fontaine, Kevin S. Martin, Jennifer M. Garcia-Rodriguez, Claire Jung, Laura Briggs, Jessica E. Southwell, Xin Jia, Emily E. Weinert, 2018, Biochemical Journal on p. 1491-1506

Oxygen-Dependent Globin Coupled Sensor Signaling Modulates Motility and Virulence of the Plant Pathogen Pectobacterium carotovorum

Justin L. Burns, Parth B. Jariwala, Shannon Rivera, Benjamin M. Fontaine, Laura Briggs, Emily E. Weinert, 2017, ACS chemical biology on p. 2070-2077

Identification of ellagic acid rhamnoside as a bioactive component of a complex botanical extract with anti-biofilm activity

Benjamin M. Fontaine, Kate Nelson, James T. Lyles, Parth B. Jariwala, Jennifer M. García-Rodriguez, Cassandra L. Quave, Emily E. Weinert, 2017, Frontiers in Microbiology

Oxygen and Bis(3',5')-cyclic Dimeric Guanosine Monophosphate Binding Control Oligomerization State Equilibria of Diguanylate Cyclase-Containing Globin Coupled Sensors

Justin L. Burns, Shannon Rivera, D. Douglas Deer, Shawnna C. Joynt, David Dvorak, Emily E. Weinert, 2016, Biochemistry on p. 6642-6651

Globin domain interactions control heme pocket conformation and oligomerization of globin coupled sensors

Shannon Rivera, Justin L. Burns, Gregory E. Vansuch, Bryant Chica, Emily E. Weinert, 2016, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry on p. 70-76

An O<sub>2</sub>-sensing stressosome from a Gram-negative bacterium

Xin Jia, Jian Bo Wang, Shannon Rivera, Duc Duong, Emily E. Weinert, 2016, Nature communications

A facile and sensitive method for quantification of cyclic nucleotide monophosphates in mammalian organs

Xin Jia, Benjamin M. Fontaine, Fred Strobel, Emily E. Weinert, 2014, Biomolecules on p. 1070-1092

Oligomeric state affects oxygen dissociation and diguanylate cyclase activity of globin coupled sensors

Justin L. Burns, D. Douglas Deer, Emily E. Weinert, 2014, Molecular BioSystems on p. 2823-2826

Porphyrin π-stacking in a heme protein scaffold tunes gas ligand affinity

Emily Weinert, Christine M. Phillips-Piro, Michael A. Marletta, 2013, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry on p. 7-12

Most-Cited Papers

Determinants of ligand affinity and heme reactivity in H-NOX domains

Emily E. Weinert, Lars Plate, Charlotte A. Whited, Charles Olea, Michael A. Marletta, 2010, Angewandte Chemie - International Edition on p. 720-723

Oligomeric state affects oxygen dissociation and diguanylate cyclase activity of globin coupled sensors

Justin L. Burns, D. Douglas Deer, Emily E. Weinert, 2014, Molecular BioSystems on p. 2823-2826

Trapping a labile adduct formed between an ortho -quinone methide and 2′-deoxycytidine

Michael P. McCrane, Emily Weinert, Ying Lin, Eugene P. Mazzola, Yiu Fai Lam, Peter F. Scholl, Steven E. Rokita, 2011, Organic Letters on p. 1186-1189

Gating NO release from nitric oxide synthase

Charlotte A. Whited, Jeffrey J. Warren, Katherine D. Lavoie, Emily E. Weinert, Theodor Agapie, Jay R. Winkler, Harry B. Gray, 2012, Journal of the American Chemical Society on p. 27-30

An O<sub>2</sub>-sensing stressosome from a Gram-negative bacterium

Xin Jia, Jian Bo Wang, Shannon Rivera, Duc Duong, Emily E. Weinert, 2016, Nature communications

Controlling conformational flexibility of an O <sub>2</sub>-binding H-NOX domain

Emily Weinert, Christine M. Phillips-Piro, Rosalie Tran, Richard A. Mathies, Michael A. Marletta, 2011, Biochemistry on p. 6832-6840

A facile and sensitive method for quantification of cyclic nucleotide monophosphates in mammalian organs

Xin Jia, Benjamin M. Fontaine, Fred Strobel, Emily E. Weinert, 2014, Biomolecules on p. 1070-1092

Porphyrin π-stacking in a heme protein scaffold tunes gas ligand affinity

Emily Weinert, Christine M. Phillips-Piro, Michael A. Marletta, 2013, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry on p. 7-12

Identification of ellagic acid rhamnoside as a bioactive component of a complex botanical extract with anti-biofilm activity

Benjamin M. Fontaine, Kate Nelson, James T. Lyles, Parth B. Jariwala, Jennifer M. García-Rodriguez, Cassandra L. Quave, Emily E. Weinert, 2017, Frontiers in Microbiology

Oxygen and Bis(3',5')-cyclic Dimeric Guanosine Monophosphate Binding Control Oligomerization State Equilibria of Diguanylate Cyclase-Containing Globin Coupled Sensors

Justin L. Burns, Shannon Rivera, D. Douglas Deer, Shawnna C. Joynt, David Dvorak, Emily E. Weinert, 2016, Biochemistry on p. 6642-6651