Recent Publications

Chen C, MacCready JS, Ducat DC, Osteryoung KW. “The Molecular Machinery of Chloroplast Division.” Plant Physiol. (2017) Oct 27. doi: 10.1104/pp.17.01272

Weiss TL, Young EJ, Ducat DC. “A synthetic, light-driven consortium of cyanobacteria and heterotrophic bacteria enables stable polyhydroxybutyrate production.” Metab Eng. (2017) Oct 20. doi: 10.1016/j.ymben.2017.10.009

Young EJ, Burton R, Mahalik JP, Sumpter BG, Fuentes-Cabrera M, Kerfeld CA, Ducat DC. “Engineering the Bacterial Microcompartment Domain for Molecular Scaffolding Applications.” Front Microbiol. (2017) Jul 31;8:1441. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01441

Terbush AD, MacCready JS, Chen C, Ducat DC, Osteryoung KW. “Conserved Dynamics of Chloroplast Cytoskeletal FtsZ Proteins Across Photosynthetic Lineages.” Plant Physiol. (2017) Aug 16;. doi:10.1104/pp.17.00558

Jordan A, Chandler J, MacCready JS, Huang J, Osteryoung KW, Ducat DC. “Engineering Cyanobacterial Cell Morphology for Enhanced Recovery and Processing of Biomass.” Appl Environ Microbiol. (2017) Feb 24. pii: AEM.00053-17. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00053-17

MacCready JS, Schossau J, Osteryoung KW, Ducat DC. “Robust Min-system oscillation in the presence of internal photosynthetic membranes in cyanobacteria.” Mol Microbiol. (2016) Nov 5. doi: 10.1111/mmi.13571

Fedeson DT, Ducat DC. “Cyanobacterial surface display system mediates engineered interspecies and abiotic binding.” ACS Synth Biol. (2016) Oct 30;. doi: 10.1021/acssynbio.6b00254

Abramson BW, Kachel B, Kramer DM, Ducat DC. “Increased Photochemical Efficiency in Cyanobacteria via an Engineered Sucrose Sink.” Plant Cell Physiol. (2016) Oct 13. pii: pcw169. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcw169

Aussignargues C, Pandelia ME, Sutter M, Plegaria JS, Zarzycki J, Turmo A, Huang J, Ducat DC, Hegg EL, Gibney BR, Kerfeld CA. “Structure and Function of a Bacterial Microcompartment Shell Protein Engineered to Bind a [4Fe-4S] Cluster.” J Am Chem Soc. (2016) Apr 27;138(16):5262-70. doi: 10.1021/jacs.5b11734

Hays SG, Ducat DC. “Engineering cyanobacteria as photosynthetic feedstock factories.” Photosynthesis Research. (2015). doi: 10.1007/s11120-014-9980-0.

Xuan YH, Hu YB, Chen L-Q, Sosso D, Ducat DC, Hou B-H, Frommer WB. “Functional role of oligomerization for bacterial and plant SWEET sugar transporter family.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. (2013) Sep 24;110(39):E3685-E3694. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1311244110.

Ducat DC, Silver PA. “Improving carbon fixation pathways.” Current Opinion in Chemical Biology. (2012) Aug;16(3-4):337-44. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2012.05.002.

Ducat DC, Avelar-Rivas JA, Way JC, Silver PA. “Rerouting Carbon Flux To Enhance Photosynthetic Productivity.” Applied and Environmental Microbiology. (2012) Apr;78(8):2660-68. doi: 10.1128/AEM.07901-11.

Ducat DC, Sachdeva G, Silver PA. “Rewiring hydrogenase-dependent redox circuits in cyanobacteria.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (2011) Mar 8;108(10):3941-46. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1016026108.

Ducat DC, Way JC, Silver PA. “Engineering cyanobacteria to generate high-value products.” Trends in Biotechnology. (2011) Feb;29(2):95-103. doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2010.12.003.

Agapakis CM, Ducat DC, Boyle PM, Wintermute EH, Way JC, Silver PA. “Insulation of a synthetic hydrogen metabolism circuit in bacteria.” Journal of Biological Engineering. (2010) Feb 25;4:3. doi: 10.1186/1754-1611-4-3.

Ducat DC, Kawaguchi SI, Liu H, Yates JR, Zheng Y. “Regulation of Microtubule Assembly and Organization in Mitosis by the AAA+ ATPase Pontin.” Mol Biol Cell. (2008) May 7.

Ducat DC, Zheng Y. “Aurora kinases in spindle assembly and chromosome segregation.” Exp Cell Res. (2004) Nov 15;301(1):60-7.

Ducat DC, Herrera FJ, Triezenberg SJ. “Overcoming obstacles in DNA sequencing of expression plasmids for short interfering RNAs.” Biotechniques. (2003) Jun;34(6):1140-2.