Publications list for Dr Ann Kwan

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  • Ren, Q., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2014), Solution structure and interface-driven self-assembly of NC2, a new member of the class II hydrophobin proteins. Proteins. 82(6), 990-1003. [Abstract]
  • Pham, C., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2014), Functional amyloid: widespread in Nature, diverse in purpose. Essays in Biochemistry. 56(1), 207-219. [Abstract]
  • Vandevenne, M., O'Connell, M., Helder, S., Shepherd, N., Matthews, J., Kwan, A., Segal, D., Mackay, J. (2014), Engineering Specificity Changes on a RanBP2 Zinc Finger that Binds Single-Stranded RNA. Angewandte Chemie. 53(30), 7848-7852. [Abstract]
  • Gamsjaeger, R., Kariawasam, R., Touma, C., Kwan, A., White, M., Cubeddu, L. (2014), Backbone and side-chain (1)H, (13)C and (15)N resonance assignments of the OB domain of the single stranded DNA binding protein from Sulfolobus solfataricus and chemical shift mapping of the DNA-binding interface. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 8(2), 243-246. [Abstract]
  • Lyons, B., Kwan, A., Truscott, R. (2014), Spontaneous Cyclisation of Polypeptides with a Penultimate Asp, Asn or isoAsp at the N-terminus and Implications for Cleavage by Aminopeptidase. The FEBS Journal. 281(13), 2945-2955. [Abstract]
  • Silva, A., Kwan, A., Mackay, J. (2014), ¹H, ¹³C and ¹⁵N resonance assignments of an n-terminal domain of chd4. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 8(1), 137-139. [Abstract]
  • Joseph, S., Kwan, A., Mackay, J., Cubeddu, L., Matthews, J. (2014), Backbone and side-chain assignments of a tethered complex between lmo4 and deaf-1. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 8(1), 141-144. [Abstract]
  • Joseph, S., Kwan, A., Stokes, P., Mackay, J., Cubeddu, L., Matthews, J. (2014), The Structure of an LIM-Only Protein 4 (LMO4) and Deformed Epidermal Autoregulatory Factor-1 (DEAF1) Complex Reveals a Common Mode of Binding to LMO4. PloS One. 9(10), e109108. [Abstract]


  • Morris, V., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2013), Analysis of the structure and conformational states of DewA gives insight into the assembly of the fungal hydrophobins. Journal of Molecular Biology. 425(2), 244-256. [Abstract]
  • Gamsjaeger, R., O'Connell, M., Cubeddu, L., Shepherd, N., Lowry, J., Kwan, A., Vandevenne, M., Swanton, M., Matthews, J., Mackay, J. (2013), A structural analysis of DNA binding by myelin transcription factor 1 double zinc fingers. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288(49), 35180-35191. [Abstract]
  • Ren, Q., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2013), Two forms and two faces, multiple states and multiple uses: Properties and applications of the self-assembling fungal hydrophobins. Biopolymers. 100(6), 601-612. [Abstract]
  • Gadd, M., Jacques, D., Nisevic, I., Craig, V., Kwan, A., Guss, J., Matthews, J. (2013), A structural basis for the regulation of the LIM-homeodomain protein Islet 1 (Isl1) by intra- and intermolecular interactions. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288(30), 21924-21935. [Abstract]
  • Rey, A., Hocher, A., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2013), Backbone and sidechain (1)H, (13)C and (15)N chemical shift assignments of the hydrophobin MPG1 from the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 7(1), 109-112. [Abstract]
  • Lyons, B., Kwan, A., Jamie, J., Truscott, R. (2013), Age-dependent modification of proteins: N-terminal racemization. The FEBS Journal. 280(9), 1980-1990. [Abstract]
  • Vandevenne, M., Jacques, D., Artuz, C., Nguyen, C., Kwan, A., Segal, D., Matthews, J., Crossley, M., Guss, J., Mackay, J. (2013), New insights into dna recognition by zinc fingers revealed by structural analysis of the oncoprotein znf217. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288(15), 10616-10627. [Abstract]
  • Stokes, P., Liew, C., Kwan, A., Foo, P., Barker, H., Djamirze, A., O'Reilly, V., Visvader, J., Mackay, J., Matthews, J. (2013), Structural basis of the interaction of the breast cancer oncogene lmo4 with the tumour suppressor ctip/rbbp8. Journal of Molecular Biology. 425(7), 1101-1110. [Abstract]
  • Yang, W., Ren, Q., Wu, Y., Morris, V., Rey, A., Braet, F., Kwan, A., Sunde, M. (2013), Surface functionalization of carbon nanomaterials by self-assembling hydrophobin proteins. Biopolymers. 99(1), 84-94. [Abstract]


  • Morris, V., Linser, R., Wilde, K., Duff, A., Sunde, M., Kwan, A. (2012), Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy of Functional Amyloid from a Fungal Hydrophobin: A Well-Ordered β-Sheet Core Amidst Structural Heterogeneity. Angewandte Chemie. 51, 12621-12625. [Abstract]
  • Dastmalchi, S., Wilkinson-White, L., Kwan, A., Gamsjaeger, R., Mackay, J., Matthews, J. (2012), Solution structure of a tethered Lmo2(LIM2) /Ldb1(LID) complex. Protein Science. 21(11), 1768-1774. [Abstract]
  • Taylor, J., Chow, J., Jeffries, C., Kwan, A., Duff, A., Hamilton, W., Trewhella, J. (2012), Calmodulin Binds a Highly Extended HIV-1 MA Protein That Refolds Upon Its Release. Biophysical Journal. 103(3), 541-549. [Abstract]
  • Lu, Y., Kwan, A., Jeffries, C., Guss, J., Trewhella, J. (2012), The Motif of Human Cardiac Myosin Binding Protein C is Required for its Ca2+-Dependent Interaction with Calmodulin. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287(37), 31596-31607. [Abstract]
  • De Simone, A., Kitchen, C., Kwan, A., Sunde, M., Dobson, C., Frenkel, D. (2012), Intrinsic disorder modulates protein self-assembly and aggregation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109(18), 6951-6956. [Abstract]
  • Macindoe, I., Kwan, A., Ren, Q., Morris, V., Yang, W., Mackay, J., Sunde, M. (2012), Self-assembly of functional, amphipathic amyloid monolayers by the fungal hydrophobin EAS. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109(14), E804-E811. [Abstract]
  • Morris, V., Kwan, A., Mackay, J., Sunde, M. (2012), Backbone and sidechain ¹H, ¹³C and ¹⁵N chemical shift assignments of the hydrophobin DewA from Aspergillus nidulans. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 6(1), 83-86. [Abstract]
  • Liew, C., Kwan, A., Stokes, P., Mackay, J., Matthews, J. (2012), ¹H, ¹⁵N and ¹³C assignments of an intramolecular LMO4-LIM1/CtIP complex. Biomolecular NMR Assignments. 6(1), 31-34. [Abstract]
  • Sunde, M., Templeton, M., Kwan, A. (2012), Fungal Fibrils: Application of the Amyloid Polymer Structure by Fungi. In: The Functional Fold: Amyloid Structures in Nature. (pp.35-54).Singapore: Pan Stanford Publishing Pte. Ltd.
  • Bhati, M., Lee, C., Gadd, M., Jeffries, C., Kwan, A., Whitten, A., Trewhella, J., Mackay, J., Matthews, J. (2012), Solution Structure of the LIM-Homeodomain Transcription Factor Complex Lhx3/Ldb1 and the Effects of a Pituitary Mutation on Key Lhx3 Interactions. PLoS One. 7(7), e40719. [Abstract]


  • Jeffries, C., Lu, Y., Hynson, R., Taylor, J., Ballesteros, M., Kwan, A., Trewhella, J. (2011), Human cardiac myosin binding protein C: structural flexibility within an extended modular architecture. Journal of Molecular Biology. 414(5), 735-748. [Abstract]
  • Lu, Y., Kwan, A., Trewhella, J., Jeffries, C. (2011), The C0C1 fragment of human cardiac myosin binding protein C has common binding determinants for both actin and myosin. Journal of Molecular Biology. 413(5), 908-913. [Abstract]
  • Morris, V., Ren, Q., Macindoe, I., Kwan, A., Byrne, N., Sunde, M. (2011), Recruitment of class I hydrophobins to the air:water interface initiates a multi-step process of functional amyloid formation. The Journal of biological chemistry. 286(18), 15955-63. [Abstract]
  • Mansfield, R., Musselman, C., Kwan, A., Oliver, S., Garske, A., Davrazou, F., Denu, J., Kutateladze, T., Mackay, J. (2011), Plant Homeodomain (PHD) Fingers of CHD4 Are Histone H3-binding Modules with Preference for Unmodified H3K4 and Methylated H3K9. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286(13), 11779-11791. [Abstract]
  • Kwan, A., Mobli, M., Gooley, P., King, G., Mackay, J. (2011), Macromolecular NMR spectroscopy for the non-spectroscopist. FEBS Journal. 278(5), 687-703. [Abstract]
  • Bieri, M., Kwan, A., Mobli, M., King, G., Mackay, J., Gooley, P. (2011), Macromolecular NMR spectroscopy for the non-spectroscopist: beyond macromolecular solution structure determination. The FEBS Journal. 278(5), 704-715. [Abstract]
  • Jacques, D., Langley, D., Hynson, R., Whitten, A., Kwan, A., Guss, J., Trewhella, J. (2011), A novel structure of an antikinase and its inhibitor. Journal of molecular biology. 405(1), 214-26. [Abstract]


  • Hynson, R., Kwan, A., Jacques, D., Mackay, J., Trewhella, J. (2010), (1)H, (13)C and (15)N backbone and side chain resonance assignments of the N-terminal domain of the histidine kinase inhibitor KipI from Bacillus subtilis. Biomolecular NMR assignments. 4(2), 167-9. [Abstract]
  • Wilkinson-White, L., Dastmalchi, S., Kwan, A., Ryan, D., Mackay, J., Matthews, J. (2010), (1)H, (15)N and (13)C assignments of an intramolecular Lmo2-LIM2/Ldb1-LID complex. Biomolecular NMR assignments. 4(2), 203-6. [Abstract]
  • Chow, J., Jeffries, C., Kwan, A., Guss, J., Trewhella, J. (2010), Calmodulin disrupts the structure of the HIV-1 MA protein. Journal of molecular biology. 400(4), 702-14. [Abstract]


  • Musselman, C., Mansfield, R., Garske, A., Davrazou, F., Kwan, A., Oliver, S., O'Leary, H., Denu, J., Mackay, J., Kutateladze, T. (2009), Binding of the CHD4 PHD2 finger to histone H3 is modulated by covalent modifications. The Biochemical journal. 423(2), 179-87. [Abstract]
  • Lowry, J., Gamsjaeger, R., Thong, S., Hung, W., Kwan, A., Broitman-Maduro, G., Matthews, J., Maduro, M., Mackay, J. (2009), Structural analysis of med-1 reveals unexpected diversity in the mechanism of DNA recognition by gata-type zinc finger domains. The Journal of biological chemistry. 284(0), 5827-35. [Abstract]