Emily Weinert

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


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Oxygen Proteins Globins Bacteria Biofilms Sensors Diguanylate Cyclase Ligands Cyclic Nucleotides Protein Bis(3',5') Cyclic Diguanylic Acid Globin Heme Cyclic Gmp Nucleotides Genes In Vitro Techniques Escherichia Coli Dioxygen Virulence Pancreatic Ribonuclease Quorum Sensing Signal Transduction Enzymes Second Messenger Systems

Most Recent Publications

Heme pocket modulates protein conformation and diguanylate cyclase activity of a tetrameric globin coupled sensor

Jacob R. Potter, Shannon Rivera, Paul G. Young, Dayna C. Patterson, Kevin E. Namitz, Neela Yennawar, James R. Kincaid, Yilin Liu, Emily E. Weinert, 2024, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry

Ariel Schuelke-Sanchez, Neela H. Yennawar, Emily E. Weinert, 2024, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry

Bipin Rimal, Stephanie Collins, Ceylan Tanes, Megan Granda, Imhoi Koo, E Rocha, Sumeet Solanka, M Granda, Nushrat Hoque, Sumeet Solanki, Nushrat Hoque, Emily Gentry, Tingting Yan, Emily Gentry, Jordan Bisanz, Imhoi Koo, Erin Reilly, Kristopher Krausz, Fuhua Hao, Dhimant Desai, Shantu Amin, Devendra Paudel, Edson Rocha, Vishal Singh, James Coleman, Tingting Yan, Min Kim, Yatrik Shah, Frank Gonzalez, Kyle Bittinger, Joseph Zackular, John Vanden Heuvel, Kristopher Krausz, A Patterson, Dhimant Desai, Shantu Amin, James Coleman, Yatrik Shah, Jordan Bisanz, Frank Gonzalez, John Heuvel, John P. Vanden Heuvel, Gary Wu, Babette Zemel, Pieter Dorrestein, Emily E. Weinert, Andrew Patterson, 2024, Nature on p. 859-863

Control of bacterial second messenger signaling and motility by heme-based direct oxygen-sensing proteins

Nushrat J. Hoque, Emily E. Weinert, 2023, Current Opinion in Microbiology

A Rizk, G Komazin, Gloria Meredith, M Maybin, N Hoque, Hoque Nushrat, Emily Weinert, Timothy Meredith, 2023, Journal of Bacteriology on p. e00391-22

Jennifer E. Kurasz, Madison C. Crawford, Steffen Porwollik, Oliver Gregory, Katerina R. Tadlock, Eve C. Balding, Emily E. Weinert, Michael McClelland, Anna C. Karls, 2023, Journal of Bacteriology

Insights into the metabolism, signaling, and physiological effects of 2’,3’-cyclic nucleotide monophosphates in bacteria

Nick J. Marotta, Emily E. Weinert, 2023, Critical Reviews in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Spectrophotometric Method for the Quantification and Kinetic Evaluation of In Vitro c-di-GMP Hydrolysis in the Presence and Absence of Oxygen

Dayna C. Patterson, Emily E. Weinert, 2023, on p. 87-98

In Vitro Measurement of Gas-Dependent and Redox-Sensitive Diguanylate Cyclase Activity

Nushrat J. Hoque, Madison P. Helm, Emily E. Weinert, 2023, on p. 75-86

Florian J. Fekete, Nick J. Marotta, Xuanyu Liu, Emily E. Weinert, 2023, Frontiers in Microbiology

Most-Cited Papers

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

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

Johnnie A. Walker, Shannon Rivera, Emily E. Weinert, 2017, on p. 133-169

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

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

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

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

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

Benjamin M. Fontaine, Yashasvika Duggal, Emily E. Weinert, 2018, ACS Infectious Diseases on p. 1645-1655