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Selected Publications

Essen LO, Vogt MS, Mösch HU (2020) Diversity of GPI-anchored fungal adhesins. Biol Chem: published online Oct 9 2020 (DOI: 10.1515/hsz-2020-0199)

Vogt MS, Schmitz GF, Varón Silva D, Mösch HU, Essen LO (2020) Structural base for the transfer of GPI-anchored glycoproteins into fungal cell walls. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA: 117, 22061-22067  (

Hoffmann D, Diderrich R, Reithofer V, Friederichs S, Kock M, Essen LO, Mösch HU (2020) Functional reprogramming of Candida glabrata epithelial adhesins: the role of conserved and variable structural motifs in ligand binding. J Biol Chem: 295, 12512-12524 (

Brückner S, Schubert R, Kraushaar T, Hartmann R, Hoffmann D, Jelli E, Drescher K, Muller DJ, Essen, LO, Mösch HU (2020) Kin discrimination in social yeast is mediated by cell surface receptors of the Flo11 adhesin family. Elife: 9, e55587 (

Kock M, Brückner S, Wozniak N, Maestre-Reyna M, Veelders M, Schlereth J, Mösch HU, Essen LO (2018) Structural and functional characterization of PA14/Flo5-like adhesins from Komagataella pastoris. Front Microbiol: 9, 2581 (

Lutz AP, Schladebeck S, Renicke C, Spadaccini R, Mösch HU, Taxis C. (2018) Proteasome activity is influenced by the HECT_2 protein Ipa1 in budding yeast. Genetics: 209, 157-171 (doi: 10.1534/genetics.118.300744).

Diderrich R, Kock M, Maestre-Reyna M, Keller P, Steuber H, Rupp S, Essen LO, Mösch HU (2015) Structural hot spots determine functional diversity of the Candida glabrata epithelial adhesin family. J Biol Chem: 290, 19597-19613 (doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.655654).

Kraushaar T, Brückner S, Veelders M, Rhinow D, Schreiner F, Birke R, Pagenstecher A, Mösch HU, Essen LO (2015) Interactions by the fungal Flo11 adhesin depend on a fibronectin type III-like adhesin domain girdled by aromatic bands. Structure: 23, 1005-1017 (

van der Felden J, Weisser S, Brückner S, Lenz P, Mösch HU (2014) The transcription factors Tec1 and Ste12 interact with coregulators Msa1 and Msa2 to activate adhesion and multicellular development. Mol Cell Biol: 34, 2283-2293 (doi: 10.1128/MCB.01599-13).