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Total synthesis of Xanthoangelol B and its various fragments: towards inhibition of virulence factor production of Staphylococcus aureus.

Mizar P, Arya R, Kim T, Cha S, Ryu KS, Yeo WS, Bae T, Kim DW, Park KH, Kim KK, Lee SS.

J Med Chem. 2018 Nov 2. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.8b01012. [Epub ahead of print]


Crystal structure and functional characterization of a cold-active acetyl xylan esterase (PbAcE) from psychrophilic soil microbe Paenibacillus sp.

Park SH, Yoo W, Lee CW, Jeong CS, Shin SC, Kim HW, Park H, Kim KK, Kim TD, Lee JH.

PLoS One. 2018 Oct 31;13(10):e0206260. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206260. eCollection 2018.


Genome-wide analysis of regulatory G-quadruplexes affecting gene expression in human cytomegalovirus

Ravichandran S, Kim YE, Bansal V, Ghosh A, Hur J, Subramani VK, Pradhan S, Lee MK, Kim KK, Ahn JH.

PLoS Pathog. 2018 Sep 28;14(9):e1007334. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1007334.


Identification and Validation of an Antivirulence Agent Targeting HlyU-Regulated Virulence in Vibrio vulnificus

Imdad S, Chaurasia, AK, Kim KK.

Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2018 May 11. doi.org/10.3389/fcimb.2018.00152


The FDA-approved anti-cancer drugs, streptozotocin and floxuridine, reduce the virulence of Staphylococcus aureus.

Yeo WS, Arya R, Kim KK, Jeong H, Cho KH, Bae T.

Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 6;8(1):2521. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-20617-5.


Structural and functional study of ChuY from Escherichia coli strain CFT073.

Kim H, Chaurasia AK, Kim T, Choi J, Ha SC, Kim D, Kim KK.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017 Jan 22;482(4):1176-1182.


Biochemical and Structural Analysis of a Novel Esterase from Caulobacter crescentus related to Penicillin-Binding Protein (PBP).

Ryu BH, Ngo TD, Yoo W, Lee S, Kim BY, Lee E, Kim KK, Kim TD.

Sci Rep. 2016 Dec 1; 6(37978)


Coupling of radiofrequency with magnetic nanoparticles treatment as an alternative physical antibacterial strategy against multiple drug resistant bacteria.

Chaurasia AK, Thorat ND, Tandon A, Kim JH, Park SH, Kim KK.

Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 27;6:33662. doi: 10.1038/srep33662.


Structural studies on the extracellular domain of sensor histidine kinase YycG from Staphylococcus aureus and its functional implications. 

Kim T, Choi J, Lee S, Yeo KJ, Cheong HK, Kim KK.

J Mol Biol. 2016 Jul 31;428(15):3074-89


Crystal structure analysis of c4763, a uropathogenic Escherichia coli-specific protein.

Kim H, Choi J, Kim D, Kim KK.

Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 2015 Aug;71(Pt 8):1042-7


Crystallographic analysis and biochemical applications of a novel penicillin-binding protein/b-lactamase homologue from a metagenomic library. 

Ngo TD, Ryu BH, Ju H, Jang E, Kim KK*, Kim TD*. 

Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014 Sep;70(Pt 9):2455-2466.


Structural and kinetic bases for the metal preference of the M18 aminopeptidase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Nguyen DD, Pandian R, Kim D, Ha SC, Yoon HJ, Kim KS, Yun KH, Kim JH, Kim KK.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014 Apr 25;447(1):101-7. 


Structural insights into the molecular mechanism of Escherichia coli SdiA, a quorum-sensing receptor.

Kim T, Duong T, Wu CA, Choi J, Lan N, Kang SW, Lokanath NK, Shin D, Hwang HY, Kim KK.

Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014 Mar;70(Pt 3):694-707


Structural and functional characterization of an Isd-type haem-degradation enzyme from Listeria monocytogenes.

Duong T, Park K, Kim T, Kang SW, Hahn MJ, Hwang HY, Kim KK.

Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014 Mar;70(Pt 3):615-26