Publications

21. Parker MJ, Maggiolo AO, Thomas WC, Kim A, Meisburger SP, Ando N, Boal AK, Stubbe J. An endogenous dAMP ligand in Bacillus subtilis class Ib RNR promotes assembly of a noncanonical dimer for regulation by dATP. PNAS 115: E4594–E4603 (2018).

20. Meisburger SP*, Thomas WC*, Watkins MB*, and Ando N. X-ray scattering studies of protein structural dynamics. Chem. Rev. 117: 7615–7672 (2017).
*equal contribution

19. Meisburger SP & Ando N. Correlated motions from crystallography beyond diffraction. Acc. Chem. Res 50: 580–583 (2017).

18. Plumridge A, Meisburger SP, Andresen K, and Pollack L. The impact of base stacking on the conformations and electrostatics of single-stranded DNA. Nucl. Acids Res. 45: 3932-3943 (2017).

17. Plumridge A*, Meisburger SP*, Pollack L. Visualizing single-stranded nucleic acids in solution. Nucl. Acids Res. gkw1297 (2017).
*equal contribution

16. Meisburger SP, Taylor AB, Khan CA, Zhang S, Fitzpatrick PF, Ando N. Domain movements upon activation of phenylalanine hydroxylase characterized by crystallography and chromatography-coupled small-angle X-ray scattering. JACS 138(20): 6506–16 (2016). 

15. Chen Y, Tokuda JM, Topping T, Meisburger SP, Pabit SA, Gloss LM, Pollack L. Asymmetric unwrapping of nucleosomal DNA propagates asymmetric opening and dissociation of the histone core. PNAS 114: 334-339 (2016).

14. Rustiguel JK, Soares ROS, Meisburger SP, Davis KM, Malzbender KL, Ando N, Dias-Baruffi M, Nonato MC. Full-length model of the human galectin-4 and insights into dynamics of inter-domain communication. Sci. Rep. 6: 33633 (2016). 

13. Meisburger SP, Pabit SA, Pollack L. Determining the locations of ions and water around DNA from X-ray scattering measurements. Biophys. J. 108: 2886-95 (2015).

12. Hopkins JB, Katz AM, Meisburger SP, Warkentin MA, Thorne RE, Pollack L. A microfabricated fixed path length silicon sample holder enables robust background subtraction for cryoSAXS. J. Appl. Cryst. 48: 227-37 (2015).

11. Chen Y, Tokuda JM, Topping T, Sutton JL, Meisburger SP, Pabit SA, Gloss LM, Pollack L. Revealing transient structures of nucleosomes as DNA unwinds. Nucl. Acids Res. 42: 8767-76 (2014).

10. Nguyen HT, Pabit SA, Meisburger SP, Pollack L, Case DA. Accurate small and wide angle x-ray scattering profiles from atomic models of proteins and nucleic acids. J. Chem. Phys. 141: 22D508 (2014).

9. Meisburger SP, Sutton JL, Chen H, Pabit SA, Kirmizialtin S, Elber R, Pollack L. Polyelectrolyte properties of single stranded DNA measured using SAXS and single-molecule FRET: beyond the wormlike chain model. Biopolymers 99: 1032-45 (2013).

8. Meisburger SP, Warkentin M, Chen H, Hopkins JB, Gillilan RE, Pollack L, Thorne RE. Breaking the radiation damage limit with Cryo-SAXS. Biophys. J. 104(1): 227-36 (2013).

7. Chen H*, Meisburger SP*, Pabit SA, Sutton JL, Webb WW, Pollack L. Ionic strength-dependent persistence lengths of single-stranded RNA and DNA. PNAS 109(3): 799-804 (2012).
*equal contribution

6. Yoo TY*, Meisburger SP*, Hinshaw J*, Pollack L, Haran G, Sosnick TR, Plaxco K. Small-angle X-ray scattering and single-molecule FRET spectroscopy produce highly divergent views of the low-denaturant unfolded state. J. Mol. Biol. 418(3-4): 226-36 (2012).
*equal contribution

5. Kirmizialtin S, Pabit SA, Meisburger SP, Pollack L, Elber R. RNA and its ionic cloud: solution scattering experiments and atomically detailed simulations. Biophys. J. 102(4): 819-28 (2012).

4. Blose JM, Pabit SA, Meisburger SP, Li L, Jones CD, Pollack L. Effects of a protecting osmolyte on the ion atmosphere surrounding DNA duplexes. Biochemistry 50(40): 8540-7 (2011).

3. Li L, Pabit SA, Meisburger SP, Pollack L. Double-stranded RNA resists condensation. Phys. Rev. Lett. 106: 108101 (2011).

2. Pabit SA, Meisburger SP, Li L, Blose JM, Jones CD, Pollack L. Counting ions around DNA with anomalous small-angle X-ray scattering. JACS 132(46): 16334-6 (2010).

1. Pabit SA, Qiu X, Lamb JS, Li L, Meisburger SP, Pollack L. Both helix topology and counterion distribution contribute to the more effective charge screening in dsRNA compared with dsDNA. Nucl. Acids Res. 37: 3887-96 (2009).