List of Publications Dr. Melissa Koay

16. Rurup, W.R.; Snijder, J.; Koay, M.S.T.*; Heck, A.J.R.; Cornelissen, J.J.L.M. Journal of the American Chemical Society (2014) 136, 3828–3832. Self-sorting of foreign proteins in a bacterial nanocompartment

15. Rurup, W.R.; Blum, C.; Koay, M.S.T.; Subramaniam, V.; Cornelissen, J.J.L.M. Biomacromolecules (2014), 15, 558-563. Predicting the loading of virus-like particles with fluorescent proteins

14. van Kan-Davelaar, H.E.; van Hest, J.; Cornelissen, J.J.L.M.; Koay, M.S.T.* British Journal of Pharmacology (2014) accepted, DOI: 10.1111/bph.12662. Using viruses as nanomedicines

13. Luque, D.; de la Escosura, A.; Snijder, J.; Brasch, M.; Burnley, R.J.; Koay, M.S.T.; Carrascosa, J.L.; Wuite, G.J.L.; Roos, W.H.; Heck, A.J.R.; Cornelissen, J.J.L.M.; Torres, T.; Caston, J.R. Chemical Sciences, (2014), 5, 575-581. Self-assembly and characterization of small and monodisperse dye nanospheres in a protein cage

12. Brasch, M.; Voets, I.V.; Koay, M.S.T.; Cornelissen, J.J.L.M. Faraday Discussions (2013) 166, 47-57. Phototriggered cargo release from virus-like assemblies

11. Koay, M.S.; Janssen, B.A.; Merkx, M. Daltons Transactions (2013) 42, 3230-3232. Tuning the metal binding site specificity of a fluorescent sensor protein: from copper to zinc and back

10. Golynskiy, M.V.; Koay, M.S.; Vinkenborg, J.L.; Merkx, M. ChemBioChem (2011) 12, 353-361. Engineering Protein Switches: Sensors, Regulators, and Spare Parts for Biology and Biotechnology

09. Besenius, P.; Goedegebure, Y.; Driesse, M.; Koay, M.S.; Bomans, P.H.H.; Palmans, A.R.A.; Dankers, P.Y.W.; Meijer, E.W. Soft Matter (2011) 7, 7980-7983. Peptide functionalised discotic amphiphiles and their self-assembly into supramolecular nanofibres 

08. Vinkenborg, J.L.; Koay, M.S.T.; Merkx M, Current Opinion in Chemical Biology (2011) 14, 231-237. Fluorescent imaging of transition metal homeostasis using genetically encoded sensors 

07. Vinkenborg, J.L.; Nicolson, T.J.; Bellomo, E.A.; Koay, M.S.; Rutter, G.A.; Merkx, M. Nature Methods (2009) 6, 737-740. Genetically-encoded FRET sensors to monitor intracellular Zn2+ homeostasis 

06. Sharda, S.; Koay, M.S.; Young-Jun, K.; Engelhard, M. and Gärtner, W. Journal of Biological Chemistry (2009) 284, 33999-34004. A non-hydrolyzable ATP derivative generates a stable complex in a light-inducible two-component system 

05. Antonkine, M.L.; Koay, M.S.; Epel, B.; Breitenstein, C.; Gopta, O.; Gärtner, W.; Bill, E.; Lubitz, W. Biochimica Biophysica Acta Bioenergetics (2009) 1787, 995-1008. Synthesis and Characterization of De Novo Designed Peptides Modeling the Binding Sites of [4Fe-4S] Clusters in Photosystem I 

04. Mansurova, M.; Koay, M.S.; Gärtner, W. European Journal of Organic Chemistry (2008) 32, 5401-5406. Synthesis and electrochemical properties of structurally modified flavin compounds

03. Koay, M.S.; Antonkine, M.L.; Gärtner, W.; Lubitz, W. Chemistry & Biodiversity (2008) 5, 1571-1587. Modelling low-potential [Fe4S4] clusters in proteins 

02. Zhang, L.; Koay, M.; Maher, M.J.; Xiao, Z.; Wedd, A.G. Journal of the American Chemical Society (2006) 128, 5834-5850. Intermolecular Transfer of Copper Ions from the CopC Protein of Pseudomonas syringae. Crystal Structures of Fully Loaded CuICuII Forms

01. Koay, M.; Zhang, L.; Yang, B.; Maher, M.J.; Xiao, Z.; Wedd, A.G. Inorganic Chemistry (2005) 44, 5203-5205. CopC Protein from Pseudomonas syringae: Intermolecular Transfer of Copper from Both the Copper(I) and Copper(II) Sites