Carsten Krebs

Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Research Summary

Bioinorganic Chemistry - spectroscopic and kinetic studies on the mechanisms of iron-containing enzymes

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Iron Enzymes Proteins Hydrogen Oxygenases Substrates Electrons Arginine Carbon Sulfur Beta Lactams Dioxygenases Decarboxylation X Rays Atoms Mixed Function Oxygenases Glutarates Spectrum Analysis Ferryl Iron Oxidoreductases Oxidation Hydrogen Atom Thiazolidines Biosynthesis Taurine

Most Recent Papers

Progress Toward Understanding Protein Control of Reaction Outcome in the Diverse Reactivity of Iron(II)- and 2-Oxoglutarate-dependent Oxygenases

J. M. Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, Amie K. Boal, Alexey Silakov, John C. Price, Megan L. Matthews, Wei Chen Chang, Ryan J. Martinie, Juan Pan, Noah P. Dunham, Eliott S. Wenger, Rachelle A. Copeland, Chi Yun Lin, 2022, FASEB Journal

Substrate-Triggered μ-Peroxodiiron(III) Intermediate in the 4-Chloro- l -Lysine-Fragmenting Heme-Oxygenase-like Diiron Oxidase (HDO) BesC

Molly J. McBride, Mrutyunjay A. Nair, Debangsu Sil, Jeffrey W. Slater, Monica E. Neugebauer, Michelle C.Y. Chang, Amie K. Boal, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, 2022, Biochemistry on p. 689-702

Synthesis and characterization of a model complex for flavodiiron NO reductases that stabilizes a diiron mononitrosyl complex

Hai T. Dong, Yu Zong, Abigail J. Bracken, Michael O. Lengel, Jeff W. Kampf, Debangsu Sil, Carsten Krebs, Nicolai Lehnert, 2022, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry

A mixed-valent Fe(II)Fe(III) species converts cysteine to an oxazolone/thioamide pair in methanobactin biosynthesis

Yun Ji Park, Richard J. Jodts, Jeffrey W. Slater, Reyvin M. Reyes, Valerie J. Winton, Rana A. Montaser, Paul M. Thomas, William B. Dowdle, Anahi Ruiz, Neil L. Kelleher, J. Martin Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, Brian M. Hoffman, Amy C. Rosenzweig, 2022, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Synthesis of 6,6- and 7,7-Difluoro-1-acetamidopyrrolizidines and Their Oxidation Catalyzed by the Nonheme Fe Oxygenase LolO

Nabin Panth, Eliott S. Wenger, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, Robert B. Grossman, 2022, ChemBioChem

An Iron(IV)-Oxo Intermediate Initiating l -Arginine Oxidation but Not Ethylene Production by the 2-Oxoglutarate-Dependent Oxygenase, Ethylene-Forming Enzyme

Rachelle Copeland, Katherine Davis, Tokufu Shoda, Elizabeth Blaesi, A Boal, Carsten Krebs, J. Bollinger, 2021, Journal of the American Chemical Society on p. 2293-2303

Heme biosynthesis depends on previously unrecognized acquisition of iron-sulfur cofactors in human amino-levulinic acid dehydratase

Gang Liu, Debangsu Sil, Nunziata Maio, Wing Hang Tong, J. Martin Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, Tracey Ann Rouault, 2020, Nature Communications

Nuclear Resonance Vibrational Spectroscopic Definition of the Facial Triad Fe<sup>IV</sup>═O Intermediate in Taurine Dioxygenase: Evaluation of Structural Contributions to Hydrogen Atom Abstraction.

Martin Srnec, Shyam R. Iyer, Laura M.K. Dassama, Kiyoung Park, Shaun D. Wong, Kyle D. Sutherlin, Yoshitaka Yoda, Yasuhiro Kobayashi, Masayuki Kurokuzu, Makina Saito, Makoto Seto, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, Edward I. Solomon, 2020, Journal of the American Chemical Society on p. 18886-18896

Emerging Functional Diversity Among Non-Heme Diiron Oxidases and Oxygenases

Lauren Rajakovich, Bo Zhang, Molly McBride, Amie Boal, Carsten Krebs, J Bollinger, Jr., 2020, Comprehensive Natural Products III: Chemistry and Biology

Emerging structural and functional diversity in proteins with dioxygen-reactive dinuclear transition metal cofactors

Lauren J. Rajakovich, Bo Zhang, Molly J. McBride, Amie K. Boal, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, 2020, Comprehensive Natural Products III: Chemistry and Biology on p. 215-250

Most-Cited Papers

Human calprotectin is an iron-sequestering host-defense protein

Toshiki G. Nakashige, Bo Zhang, Carsten Krebs, Elizabeth M. Nolan, 2015, Nature Chemical Biology on p. 765-771

Elucidation of the Fe(iv)=O intermediate in the catalytic cycle of the halogenase SyrB2

Shaun D. Wong, Martin Srnec, Megan L. Matthews, Lei V. Liu, Yeonju Kwak, Kiyoung Park, Caleb B. Bell, E. Ercan Alp, Jiyong Zhao, Yoshitaka Yoda, Shinji Kitao, Makoto Seto, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, Edward I. Solomon, 2013, Nature on p. 320-323

Evidence for only oxygenative cleavage of aldehydes to alk(a/e)nes and formate by cyanobacterial aldehyde decarbonylases

Ning Li, Wei Chen Chang, Douglas Warui, Squire J. Booker, Carsten Krebs, Joseph M. Bollinger, Jr., 2012, Biochemistry on p. 7908-7916

Drop-on-demand sample delivery for studying biocatalysts in action at X-ray free-electron lasers

Franklin D. Fuller, Sheraz Gul, Ruchira Chatterjee, E. Sethe Burgie, Iris D. Young, Hugo Lebrette, Vivek Srinivas, Aaron S. Brewster, Tara Michels-Clark, Jonathan A. Clinger, Babak Andi, Mohamed Ibrahim, Ernest Pastor, Casper De Lichtenberg, Rana Hussein, Christopher J. Pollock, Miao Zhang, Claudiu A. Stan, Thomas Kroll, Thomas Fransson, Clemens Weninger, Markus Kubin, Pierre Aller, Louise Lassalle, Philipp Bräuer, Mitchell D. Miller, Muhamed Amin, Sergey Koroidov, Christian G. Roessler, Marc Allaire, Raymond G. Sierra, Peter T. Docker, James M. Glownia, Silke Nelson, Jason E. Koglin, Diling Zhu, Matthieu Chollet, Sanghoon Song, Henrik Lemke, Mengning Liang, Dimosthenis Sokaras, Roberto Alonso-Mori, Athina Zouni, Johannes Messinger, Uwe Bergmann, Amie K. Boal, J. Martin Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, Martin Högbom, George N. Phillips, Richard D. Vierstra, Nicholas K. Sauter, Allen M. Orville, Jan Kern, Vittal K. Yachandra, Junko Yano, 2017, Nature Methods on p. 443-449

Spectroscopic Evidence for the Two C-H-Cleaving Intermediates of Aspergillus nidulans Isopenicillin N Synthase

Esta Tamanaha, Bo Zhang, Yisong Guo, Wei Chen Chang, Eric W. Barr, Gang Xing, Jennifer St Clair, Shengfa Ye, Frank Neese, J. Martin Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, 2016, Journal of the American Chemical Society on p. 8862-8874

Direct nitration and azidation of aliphatic carbons by an iron-dependent halogenase

Megan L. Matthews, Wei Chen Chang, Andrew P. Layne, Linde A. Miles, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, 2014, Nature Chemical Biology on p. 209-215

Mechanism of the C5 stereoinversion reaction in the biosynthesis of carbapenem antibiotics

Wei Chen Chang, Yisong Guo, Chen Wang, Susan E. Butch, Amy C. Rosenzweig, Amie K. Boal, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, 2014, Science on p. 1140-1144

Electronic structure analysis of the oxygen-activation mechanism by Fe <sup>II</sup>- and α-ketoglutarate (αKG)-dependent dioxygenases

Shengfa Ye, Christoph Riplinger, Andreas Hansen, Carsten Krebs, J. Martin Bollinger, Frank Neese, 2012, Chemistry - A European Journal on p. 6555-6567

Mössbauer spectroscopy of Fe/S proteins

Maria Eirini Pandelia, Nicholas D. Lanz, Squire J. Booker, Carsten Krebs, 2015, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research on p. 1395-1405

Visualizing the reaction cycle in an Iron(II)- and 2-(Oxo)-glutarate-dependent hydroxylase

Andrew J. Mitchell, Noah P. Dunham, Ryan J. Martinie, Jonathan A. Bergman, Christopher J. Pollock, Kai Hu, Benjamin D. Allen, Wei Chen Chang, Alexey Silakov, J. Martin Bollinger, Carsten Krebs, Amie K. Boal, 2017, Journal of the American Chemical Society on p. 13830-13836