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Dr Vijaykumar Karuppiah (BEng, PhD) - publications

List of publications


  • Vijaykumar Karuppiah, Richard F. Collins, Angela Thistlethwaite, Ya Gao, and Jeremy P. Derrick. (2013). Structure and assembly of an inner membrane platform for initiation of type IV pilus biogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, eScholarID:212808 | DOI:10.1073/pnas.1312313110
  • Richard F. Collins, Darin Hassan, Vijaykumar Karuppiah, Angela Thistlethwaite and Jeremy P. Derrick. (2013). Structure and mechanism of the PilF DNA transformation ATPase from Thermus thermophilus. Biochem J, 450(2), 417-425. eScholarID:184110 | DOI:10.1042/BJ20121599


  • Vijaykumar Karuppiah, Jamie-Lee Berry, Jeremy P. Derrick. (2011). Outer membrane translocons: structural insights into channel formation. Trends Microbiol, 19(1), 40-48. eScholarID:101896 | DOI:10.1016/j.tim.2010.10.006
  • Vijaykumar Karuppiah and Jeremy P. Derrick. (2011). Structure of the PilM-PilN inner membrane type IV pilus biogenesis complex from Thermus thermophilus. J Biol Chem, 286(27), 24434-24442. eScholarID:123249 | DOI:10.1074/jbc.M111.243535


  • Vijaykumar Karuppiah. (2010). Structural Studies of Type IV Pilus Biogenesis Proteins. Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, UK. eScholarID:101892
  • Vijaykumar Karuppiah, Darin Hassan, Muhammad Saleem, Jeremy P. Derrick. (2010). Structure and oligomerization of the PilC type IV pilus biogenesis protein from Thermus thermophilus. Proteins, 78(9), 2049-2057. eScholarID:101872 | DOI:10.1002/prot.22720