My Publications

My publications:

Otoferlin functions as a Ca2+ sensor for vesicle fusion and replenishment at the auditory hair cell ribbon synapse. Michalski, N., Goutman, J.D., Auclair, S.M., de Monvel, J.B., Emptoz, A., Parrin, A., Nouaille, S., Sachse, M., Bahloul, A., Sutton, R.B., Avan, P., Krishnakumar, S.S., Rothman, J.E., Safieddine, S., and Petit, C. (under review)

Dilation of fusion pores by crowding of SNARE proteins. Zhenyong Wu, Oscar D Bello, Sathish Thiyagarajan, Sarah Marie AuclairWensi Vennekate, Shyam S Krishnakumar, Ben O’Shaughnessy, and Erdem Karatekin. eLife. 2017

Nanodisc-cell fusion: control of fusion pore nucleation and lifetimes by SNARE protein transmembrane domains. Wu, Z., Auclair, S.M., Bello, O., Vennekate, W., Dudzinski, N., Krishnakumar, S.S., and Karatekin, E. Scientific Reports2016

Using ApoE-Nanolipoprotein Particles to Analyze SNARE-Induced Fusion Pores. Oscar D Bello, Sarah M. Auclair, James E. Rothman, and Shyam S Krishnakumar. Langmuir. 2016 DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b00245

Calcium sensitive ring-like oligomers formed by synaptotagmin. Jing Wang, Oscar Bello, Sarah M. Auclair, Jing Wang, Jeff Coleman, Frederic Pincet, Shyam S. Krishnakumar, Charles V. Sindelar, and James E. Rothman. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2014 111, 13966-13971. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1415849111

Analysis of SecA dimerization in solution. Andy J. Wowor, Yuetian Yan, Sarah M. Auclair, Dongmei Yu, Jun Zhang, Eric R. May, Michael L. Gross, Debra A. Kendall, and James L. Cole. Biochemistry 2014 53 (19), 3248-3260. DOI: 10.1021/bi500348p

Defining the solution state dimer structure of Escherichia coli SecA using Förster resonance energy transfer. Sarah M. Auclair, Donald B. Oliver, and Ishita Mukerji. Biochemistry 2013 52 (14), 2388-2401. DOI: 10.1021/bi301217t

Signal peptidase I: cleaving the way to mature proteins. Auclair, S. M., Bhanu, M. K. and Kendall, D. A.  Protein Science 2012 21: 13–25. DOI: 10.1002/pro.757

Mapping of the signal peptide-binding domain of Escherichia coli SecA using Förster resonance energy transfer. Sarah M. Auclair, Julia P. Moses, Monika Musial-Siwek, Debra A. Kendall, Donald B. Oliver, and Ishita Mukerji. Biochemistry 2010 49 (4), 782-792. DOI: 10.1021/bi901446r