Section I. Computational Analyses of Sequences and Sequence Alignments
CHAPTER 1: Comparative genomic and protein sequence analyses of a complex system controlling bacterial chemotaxis.
CHAPTER 2: Two component systems in microbial communities: Approaches and resources for analyzing metagenomic data sets.
CHAPTER 3: Identification of sensory and signal-transducing domains in two-component signaling systems.
CHAPTER 4: Features of protein-protein interactions in two-component signaling deduced from genomic libraries.
CHAPTER 5: Sporulation phosphorelay proteins and their complexes: Crystallographic characterization.
CHAPTER 6: Control Analysis of Bacterial Chemotaxis Signaling.
CHAPTER 7: Classification of Response Regulators based on their Surface Properties
Section II. Biochemical and Genetic Assays of Individual Components of the Signaling Systems
CHAPTER 8: Purification and Assays of Rhodobacter capsulatus RegB-RegA Two Component Signal Transduction System.
CHAPTER 9: Purification and reconstitution of PYP-phytochrome (Ppr) with biliverdin and 4-hydroxycinnamic acid.
CHAPTER 10: Oxygen and Redox-Sensing by Two-Component Systems That Regulate Behavioral Responses. Behavioral Assays and Structural Studies of Aer using in vivo Disulfide Crosslinking.
CHAPTER 11: Two-Component Signaling in the Virulence of S. aureus: A Silkworm Larvae-Pathogenic Agent Infection Model of Virulence.
CHAPTER 12: TonB System, In vivo Assays and Characterization
CHAPTER 13: Biochemical Characterization of Plant Ethylene Receptors following Transgenic Expression in Yeast.
CHAPTER 14: Structure of SixA, a histidine protein phosphatase of the ArcB HPt domain in E. coli.
CHAPTER 15: Triggering and monitoring light-sensing reactions in protein cr