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ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-5805-2693

ResearcherID: E-8646-2010

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53. Xu X, Williams TC, Divne C, Pretorius IS, Paulsen IT (2019) Evolutionary engineering in Saccharomyces cerevisiae reveals a TRK1-dependent potassium influx mechanism for propionic acid tolerance. Biotechnol Biofuels 12:97.

52. Quehenberger J, Reichenbach T, Baumann N, Rettenbacher L, Divne C, Spadiut O (2019) Kinetics and predicted structure of a novel xylose reductase from Chaetomium thermophilumInt. J. Mol. Sci. 20, 1-17.

51. Reichenbach T, Kalyani D, Gandini R, Svartström O, Aspeborg H, Divne C (2018)
Structural and biochemical characterization of the Cutibacterium acnes exo-β-1,4-mannosidase that targets the N-glycan core of host glycoproteins
PLoS One 13:e0204703.

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50. Gandini R, Reichenbach T, Tan TC & Divne C (2017) Structural basis for dolichylphosphate mannose biosynthesis. Nature Communications 8,120.

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49. Hassan, N., Geiger, B., Gandini, R., Patel, B.K.C., Kittl, R., Haltrich, D., Nguyen, T.H., Divne, C. & Tan T.C. (2016) Engineering a thermostable Halothermothrix orenii beta-glucosidase for improved galacto-oligosaccharide synthesis. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 100, 3533–3543.

48. Tan, T.C., Kracher, D., Gandini, R., Sygmund, C., Kittl, R., Haltrich, D., Hällberg, B.M., Ludwig, R. & Divne, C. (2015). Structural basis for cellobiose dehydrogenase action during oxidative cellulose degradation. Nature Communications 6, 7542.

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47. Wang, Y., Azhar, S., Gandini, R., Divne, C., Ezcurra, I. & Aspeborg, H. (2015). Biochemical characterization of the novel endo-beta-mannanase AtMan5-2 from Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Science 241, 151-163.

46. Hassan, N., Kori, L.D., Gandini, R., Patel, B.K., Divne, C. & Tan, T.C. (2015). High-resolution crystal structure of a polyextreme GH43 glycosidase from Halothermothrix orenii with alpha-L-arabinofuranosidase activity. Acta Cryst. Sect. F71, 338–345.

45. Hassan, N., Nguyen, T.H., Intanon, M., Kori, L.D., Patel, B.K., Haltrich, D., Divne, C. & Tan, T.C. (2015). Biochemical and structural characterization of a thermostable beta-glucosidase from Halothermothrix orenii for galacto-oligosaccharide synthesis. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 99, 1731–1744.

44. Ullmann, E., Tan, T.C., Gundinger, T., Herwig, C., Divne, C. & Spadiut, O. (2014). A novel cytosolic NADH:quinone oxidoreductase from Methanothermobacter marburgensis. Biosci. Rep. 34, 893–904.

43. Tan, T.C., Spadiut, O., Gandini, R., Haltrich, D. & Divne, C. (2014). Structural basis for binding of fluorinated glucose and galactose to Trametes multicolor pyranose 2-oxidase variants with improved galactose conversion. PLOS ONE, 9, e86736.

42. Hassan, N., Tan, T.C., Spadiut, O., Peterbauer, C., Haltrich, D. & Divne, C. (2013). Crystal structures of Phanerochaete chrysosporium pyranose 2-oxidase suggest that the N-terminus acts as a propeptide that assists homotetramer assembly. FEBS Open Bio, 3, 496-504.

41. Tan, T.C., Spadiut, O., Wongnate, T., Sucharitakul, J., Krondorfer, I., Sygmund, C., Haltrich, D., Chaiyen, P., Peterbauer, C.K. & Divne, C. (2013). The 1.6 ångstrom crystal structure of pyranose dehydrogenase from Agaricus meleagris rationalizes substrate specificity and reveals a flavin intermediate. PLOS ONE, 8, e53567.

40. Tan, T.C., Haltrich, D. & Divne, C. (2011). Regioselective control of b-D-glucose oxidation by pyranose 2-oxidase is intimately coupled to conformational degeneracy. J. Mol. Biol. 409, 588-600.

39. Tan, T.C., Pitsawong, W., Spadiut, O., Haltrich, D., Chaiyen, P. & Divne, C. (2010) H-bonding and positive charge at the N(5)/O(4) locus are critical for covalent flavin attachment in Trametes pyranose 2-oxidase. J. Mol. Biol. 402, 578-594.

38. Spadiut, O., Tan, T.C., Pisanelli, I., Haltrich, D. & Divne, C. & (2010). Importance of the gating segment in the substrate-recognition loop of pyranose 2-oxidase. FEBS J, 277, 2892-2909.

37. Pitsawong, W., Sucharitakul, J. Prongjit, M., Tan, T.C., Spadiut, O., Haltrich, D., Divne, C. & Chaiyen, P. (2010). A conserved active-site threonine is important for both half-reactions of pyranose 2-oxidase. J. Biol. Chem. 285, 9697-9705.

36. Gullfot, F., Tan, T.C., von Schantz, L., Nordberg-Karlsson, E., Ohlin, M., Brumer, H. & Divne, C. (2010). The crystal structure XG-34, an evolved xyloglucan-specific carbohydrate-binding module. Proteins, 78, 785-789.

35. Eklöf, J., Tan, T.C., Divne, C. & Brumer, H. (2009). The crystal structure of the outer membrane lipoprotein YbhC from Escherichia coli sheds new light on the phylogeny of Carbohydrate Esterase Family8. Proteins, 76, 1029-1036.

34. Salaheddin, C., Spadiut, O., Ludwig, R., Tan, T.C., Divne, C., Haltrich, D. & Peterbauer, C. (2009). Probing active-site residues of pyranose 2-oxidase from Trametes multicolor by semi-rational protein design. Biotechnol. J. 4, 535-543.

33. Spadiut, O., Radakovits, K., Pisanelli, I., Salaheddin, C., Yamabhai, M., Tan, T.C., Divne, C. & Haltrich, D. (2009). A thermostable triple mutant of pyranose 2-oxidase from Trametes multicolor with improved properties for biotechnological applications. Biotechnol. J. 4, 525-534.

32. Spadiut, O., Leitner, C., Salaheddin, C., Varga, B., Vertessy, B., Tan, T.C., Divne, C. & Haltrich, D. (2009). Improving thermostability and catalytic activity of pyranose 2-oxidase from Trametes multicolor by rational and semi-rational design. FEBS J., 276, 776-792.

31. Rajangam, A.S., 15 authors (2008). MAP20, a microtubule-associated protein in the secondary cell wall of Populus tremula L. x tremuloides Michx is a target of the cellulose biosynthesis inhibitor, 2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile. Plant Physiol. 148, 1283-1294.

30. Tan, T.C, Mijts, B.N., Swaminathan, K., Patel, B.K.C., & Divne, C. (2008). Crystal structure of the polyextremophilic alpha-amylase AmyB from Halothermothrix orenii: details of a productive enzyme-substrate complex and an N domain with a role in binding raw starch. J. Mol. Biol. 378, 850-868.

29. Kittl, R., Sygmund, C., Halada, P., Volc, J., Divne, C., Haltrich, D., & Peterbauer, C.K. (2008). Molecular cloning of three pyranose dehydrogenase-encoding genes from Agaricus meleagris and analysis of their expression by real-time RT-PCR. Curr. Genet. 53, 117-127.

28. Spadiut, O., Leitner, C., Tan, T.C., Ludwig, R., Divne, C., & Haltrich, D. (2008). Mutations of Thr169 affect substrate specificity of pyranose 2-oxidase from Trametes multicolor.  Biocat. Biotran. 26, 120-127.

27. Kujawa, M., Volc, J., Halada, P., Sedmera, P., Divne, C., Leitner, C., Peterbauer, C., & Haltrich, D. (2007). Properties of pyranose dehydrogenase purified from the litter-degarding fungus Agaricus xanthoderma. FEBS J. 274, 879-894.

26. Nguyen, T-H, Splechtna, B., Krasteva, S., Kneifel, W., Kulbe, K. D., Divne, C. & Haltrich, D. (2007). Characterization and molecular cloning of a heterodimeric β-galactosidase from the probiotic strain Lactobacillus acidophilus R22. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 269, 136-144.

25. Kujawa, M., 12 authors & Divne C. (2006). Structural basis for substrate binding and regioselective oxidation of monosaccharides at C3 by pyranose 2-oxidase. J. Biol. Chem. 281, 35104-35115.

24. Zamocky, M., Ludwig, R., Peterbauer, C., Hallberg, B.M., Divne, C., Nicholls, P. & Haltrich, D. (2006). Cellobiose dehydrogenase - a flavocytochrome from wood-degrading, phytopathogenic and saprotropic fungi. Curr. Protein Pept. Sci., 7, 255-280.

23. Master E.R., Rudsander U.J., Zhou W., Henriksson H., Divne C., Denman S., Wilson D.B. & Teeri T.T. (2004). Recombinant expression and enzymatic characterization of PttCel9A, a KOR homolog from Populus tremula X Populus tremuloides. Biochemistry, 43, 10080-10089.

22. Hallberg B.M., Leitner C., Haltrich D. & Divne C. (2004). Crystal structure of the 270 kDa homotetrameric lignin-degrading enzyme pyranose 2-oxidase. J. Mol. Biol. 341, 781-796.

21. Zamocky, M., Hallberg, B.M., Ludwig, R., Divne, C. & Haltrich, D. (2004). Ancestral gene fusion in cellobiose dehydrogenase reflects a specific evolution of GMC oxidoreductases in fungi.  Gene, 338, 1-14.

20. Hallberg, B.M., Leitner, C., Haltrich, D. & Divne, C. (2004). Crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis of pyranose 2-oxidase from the white-rot fungus Trametes multicolor. Acta Crystallogr. sect. D Biol Crystallogr. 60, 197-199.

19. von Ossowski, I., 14 authors (2003). Engineering the exo-loop of Trichoderma reesei cellobiohydrolase, Cel7A. J. Mol. Biol. 333, 817-829.

18. Rotsaert, F.A., Hallberg, B.M., De Vries, S., Moenne-Loccoz, P., Divne, C., Renganathan, V., Gold, M.H. (2003). Biophysical and structural analysis of a novel heme b iron ligation in the flavocytochrome cellobiose dehydrogenase. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 33224-33231.

17. Mason, M.G., Nicholls, P., Divne, C., Hallberg, B.M., Henriksson, G. & Wilson, M.T. (2003). The heme domain of cellobiose oxidoreductase: a one-electron reducing system. Biochim. Biophys.Acta 1604, 47-54.

16. Hallberg, B.M., Henriksson, G., Pettersson, G., Vasella, A. & Divne, C. (2003). Mechanism of the reductive half reaction in cellobiose dehydrogenase. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 7160-7166.

15. Hallberg, B.M., Henriksson, G., Pettersson, G. & Divne, C. (2002). Crystal structure of the flavoprotein domain of the extracellular flavocytochrome cellobiose dehydrogenase. J. Mol. Biol. 315, 421-434.

14. Yoshida, M., Ohira, T., Igarashi, K., Nagasawa, H., Aida, K., Hallberg, B.M., Divne, C., Nishino, T. & Samejima, M. (2001). Production and characterization of recombinant Phanerochaete chrysosporium cellobiose dehydrogenase in the methylotrophic yeast Pichia pastoris. Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 65, 2050-2057.

13. Becker, D., 17 authors (2001). Engineering of a glycosidase family 7 cellobiohydrolase to more alkaline pH optimum: the behaviour of Trichoderma reesei CBHI and its E223S, A224H, L225V, T226A, D262G mutants. Biochemical J. 356, 19-30.

12. Ståhlberg, J., Henriksson, H., Divne, C., Isaksson, R., Pettersson, G., Johansson, G. & Jones, T.A. (2001). Structural basis for enantiomer binding and separation of a common beta-blocker: crystal structure of cellobiohydrolase Cel7A with bound (S)-propranolol at 1.9 Å resolution. J. Mol. Biol. 305, 79-93.

11. Hallberg, B.M., Bergfors, T., Bäckbro, K., Pettersson, G., Henriksson, G. & Divne, C. (2000). A new scaffold for binding of haem in the cytochrome domain of the extracellular flavocytochrome cellobiose dehydrogenase. Structure, 8, 79-88.

10. MacKenzie, L.F., Sulzenbacher, G., Divne, C., Jones, T.A., Woldike, H.F., Schulein, M., Withers, S.G. & Davies, G.J. (1998). Crystal structure of the family 7 endoglucanase I (Cel7B) from Humicola insolens at 2.2 Å resolution and identification of the catalytic nucleophile by trapping of the covalent glycosyl-enzyme intermediate. Biochem. J. 335, 409-416.

9. Teeri, T.T., Koivula, A., Linder, M., Wohlfahrt, G., Divne, C. & Jones, T.A. (1998). Trichoderma reesei cellulases: why so efficient on crystalline cellulose? Biochem. Soc. Trans. 26, 173-178.

8. Divne, C., Ståhlberg, J., Teeri, T.T. & Jones, T.A. (1998). High-resolution crystal structures reveal how a cellulose chain is bound in the 50Å long tunnel of cellobiohydrolase I from Trichoderma reesei. J. Mol. Biol. 275, 309-325.

7. Henriksson, G., Salumets, A., Divne, C. & Petterson, G. (1997). Studies of cellulose binding by cellobiose dehydrogenase and a comparison with cellobiohydrolase I. Biochem J. 324, 833-838.

6. Henriksson, H., Ståhlberg, J., Koivula, A., Pettersson, G., Divne, C., Valtcheva, L. & Isaksson, R. (1997). The catalytic amino-acid residues in the active site of cellobiohydrolase I are involved in chiral recognition. J. Biotechnol. 57, 115-125.

5. Kleywegt, G.J., Zou, J.-Y., Divne, C., Davies, G.J., Sinning, I., Ståhlberg, J., Reinikainen, T., Srisodsuk, M., Teeri, T.T. & Jones, T.A. (1997). The crystal structure of the catalytic domain of endoglucanase I from Trichoderma reesei at 3.6 Å resolution, and a comparison with related enzymes. J. Mol. Biol. 272, 383-397.

4. Ståhlberg, J., Divne, C., Koivula, A., Piens, K., Claeyssens, M., Teeri, T.T. & Jones, T.A. (1996). Activity studies and crystal structures of catalytically deficient mutants of Cellobiohydrolase I. J. Mol. Biol. 264, 337-349.

3. Raices, M., Paifer, E., Cremata, J., Montesino, R., Ståhlberg, J., Divne, C., Szabó, I.J., Henriksson, G., Johansson, G. & Pettersson, G. (1995). Cloning and characterization of a cDNA encoding a cellobiose dehydrogenase from the white rot fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium. FEBS Lett. 369, 233-238.

2. Divne, C., Ståhlberg, J., Reinikainen, T., Ruohonen, L., Pettersson, G., Knowles, J.K.C., Teeri, T.T. & Jones, A. (1994). The three-dimensional structure of the catalytic core of cellobiohydrolase I from Trichoderma reesei. Science, 265, 524-528.

1. Divne, C., Sinning, I., Ståhlberg, J., Pettersson, G., Bailey, M., Siika-aho, M., Margolles-Clark, E., Teeri, T. & Jones, T.A. (1993). Crystallization and preliminary X-ray studies on the core proteins of cellobiohydrolase I and endoglucanase I from Trichoderma reesei. J. Mol. Biol. 234, 905-907.

PhD thesis 1994

Divne, C. (1994). “The three-dimensional structure of cellobiohydrolase I from Trichoderma reesei. Ph.D Thesis, Uppsala University, Repro HSC, Uppsala, Sweden.”