Our team comprises researchers with diverse backgrounds: from chemists and physicists to structural biologists and engineers, we all work towards the common goal of deciphering protein structure and function in the gas phase.
to Idlir Liko for successfully defending his DPhil thesis.
to Carla Schmidt for gaining a Junior Professorship at the University of Halle, Germany. Carla takes up her new post in 2016.
to Jun Yan for securing a position with Novo Nordisk in Denmark.
to Cherine Bechara who was appointed Senior Lecturer at the DIMNP laboratory at the University of Montpellier, France.
to Nisha Patel for securing a position with UCB Celltech in Reading, UK.
to Michael Marty and Joe Gault for winning poster highlight awards at the recent ASMS Conference in Asilomar.Interview with CarolBBC Radio 4 'The Life Scientific'Listen to Carol's interview with Jim Al-Khalili on BBC iPlayer
11th March: Texas A & M and Waters Joint Technology Symposium, Houston, USA
14th March: ACS, San Diego, USA
23rd March: Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Wellington, New Zealand
High-resolution mass spectrometry of small molecules bound to membrane proteins.J. Gault, J. A. C. Donlan, I. Liko, J. T. Hopper, K. Gupta, N. G. Housden, W. B. Struwe, M. T. Marty, T. Mize, C. Bechara, Y. Zhu, W. Beilil, C. Kleanthous, M. Belov, E. Damoc, A. Makarov and C. V. RobinsonNat Methods 2016, in press
Membrane proteins bind lipids selectively to modulate their structure and function.A. Laganowsky, E. Reading, T. M. Allison, M. B. Ulmschneider, M. T. Degiacomi, A. J. Baldwin and C. V. RobinsonNature 2014, 510(7503), 172-175
Ion mobility mass spectrometry of a rotary ATPase reveals ATP-induced reduction in conformational flexibility.M. Zhou, A. Politis, R. B. Davies, I. Liko, K.–J. Wu, A. Stewart, D. Stock and C. V. RobinsonNat Chem 2014, 6(3), 208-215
Comparative cross-linking and mass spectrometry of an intact F-type ATPase suggest a role for phosphorylation.Schmidt, M. Zhou, H. Marriott, N. Morgner, A. Politis and C. V. Robinson Nat Commun 2013, 4, 1985
Detergent-free mass spectrometry of membrane protein complexes.J. T. Hopper, Y. T. Yu, D. Li, A. Raymond, M. Bostock, I. Liko, V. Mikhailov, A. Laganowsky, J. L. Benesch, M. Caffrey, D. Nietlispach and C. V. RobinsonNat Methods 2013, 10(12), 1206-1208