MOOCs from our young researcher on Youtube about the subjects and the projects of SE2B.


Muzzopappa F, Wilson A, Yogarajah V, Cot S, Perreau F, Montigny C, Carbon de Bourcier C & Kirilovsky D (2017) The paralogs to the C-terminal domain of the cyanobacterial OCP are carotenoid donors to HCPs. Plant physiology. 175(3):1283-1303.

Tikkanen M & Grebe S (2017) Switching off photoprotection of photosystem I – a novel tool for gradual PSI photoinhibition. Physiol Plant. 2017 doi: 10.1111/ppl.12618.

Choubeh RR,
Wientjes E, Struik PC, Kirilovsky D & van Amerongen H (2018) State transitions in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus 7942 involve reversible quenching of the photosystem II core.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Bioenergetics, Vol. 1859, 10, Oct 2018, 1059-1066.

Kouřil R, Nosek L, Semchonok D, Boekema EJ & Ilík P (2018) Organization of Plant Photosystem II and Photosystem I Supercomplexes. Subcell Biochem. 2018;87:259-286. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-7757-9_9.

Townsend A.J, Saccon F, Giovagnetti V, Wilson S, Ungerer P & Ruban AV (2018) The causes of altered chlorophyll fluorescence quenching induction in the Arabidopsis mutant lacking all minor antenna complexes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, pii: S0005-2728(18)30038-0,

Calzadilla PI, Muzzopappa F, Sétif P & Kirilovsky D (2019) Different roles for ApcD and ApcF in Synechococcus elongatus and Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 phycobilisomes. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Bioenergetics.

Dikaios I, Schiphorst C, Dall’Osto L, Alboresi A, Bassi R & Pinnola A (2019) Functional analysis of LHCSR1, a protein catalyzing NPQ in mosses, by heterologous expression in Arabidopsis thaliana. Photosynth Res 1–16. doi: 10.1007/s11120-019-00656-3.

Harris D, Wilson A, Muzzopappa E, Sluchanko NN, Maksimov EG, Kirilovsky D, & Adir N (2018) Structural shifts in the C-terminal domain homolog of Orange Carotenoid Protein are crucial for carotenoid transfer. Communications Biology.

Konold PE, van Stokkum IHM, Muzzopappa E, Wilson A, Groot M-L, Kirilovsky D & Kennis JTM (2019) Photoactivation mechanism, timing of protein secondary structure dynamics and carotenoid translocation in the Orange Carotenoid. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 141(1), 520–530.

Mascoli V, Liguori N, Xu P, RoyLM, van Stokkum IHM & Croce R (2019) Capturing the Quenching Mechanism of Light-Harvesting Complexes of Plants by Zooming in on the Ensemble. Chem (in press),

Muzzopappa F, Wilson A & Kirilovsky D (2019) Interdomain interactions reveal the molecular evolution of the orange carotenoid protein. Nat. Plants.

Muzzopappa F & Kirilovsky D (2019) Changing Color for photoprotection: the Orange Carotenoid Protein. Trends in Plant Science (invited review, accepted).

Saccon F, Durchan M, Kaňa R, Prášil O, Ruban AV ( Polívka T (2019) Spectroscopic Properties of Violaxanthin and Lutein Triplet States in LHCII Are Independent of Carotenoid Composition. J. Phys. Chem. B 2019.

Slonimskiy YB, Muzzopappa E, Maksimov EG, Wilson A, Friedrich T, Kirilovsky D & Sluchanko NN (2019) Light‐controlled carotenoid transfer between water‐soluble proteins related to cyanobacterial photoprotection. FEBS J.

Tutkus M, Saccon F, Chmeliov J, Venckus O, Ciplys I, Ruban AV & Valkunas L (2019) Single-Molecule Microscopy Studies of LHCII Enriched in Vio or Zea. Biochim. Biophys. Acta – Bioenerg. 2019, 1860 (6), 499–507.