A conserved cell division protein directly regulates FtsZ dynamics  in filamentous and unicellular actinobacteria

Ramos-Léon F, Bush MJ, Sallmen JW, Chandra G, Richardson J, Findlay KC, McCormick JR, Schlimpert S. (2020)

bioxRiv preprint. doi:

Two dynamin-like proteins stabilize FtsZ rings during Streptomyces sporulation.

Schlimpert S, Wasserstrom S, Chandra G, Bibb MJ, Findlay KC, Flärdh K and Buttner MJ. 

(2017) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 2017 114: E6176-E6183.
Fluorescence time-lapse imaging of the complete S. venezuelae life cycle using a microfluidic device. 

Schlimpert S, Flärdh K, Buttner MJ.

(2016) J Vis Exp. Feb 28;(108).  

c-di-GMP signalling and the  regulation of developmental transitions in streptomycetes.

Bush MJ, Tschowri N, Schlimpert S, Flärdh K, Buttner MJ.

(2015) Nat Rev Microbiol. 2015 Dec;13(12):749-60.   

Molecular toolbox for genetic manipulation of the stalked budding  bacterium Hyphomonas neptunium.

Jung A, Eisheuer S, Cserti E, Leicht O, Strobel W, Möll A, Schlimpert S, Kühn J, Thanbichler M.

(2015) Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015 Jan;81(2):736-44.   

Tetrameric c-di-GMP mediates effective transcription factor dimerization to  control Streptomyces development.

Tschowri N, Schumacher MA, Schlimpert S, Chinnam NB, Findlay KC, Brennan RG, Buttner MJ.

(2014) Cell. Aug 28;158(5):1136-47.   

Comment in: Nat Rev Micobiol (2014)

Physiological  role of stalk lengthening in Caulobacter crescentus.

Klein EA*, Schlimpert S*, Hughes V, Brun YV, Thanbichler M, Gitai Z.

(2013) Commun Integr Biol. Jul;6(4):e24561.

*equal contribution.  

Divin: a small molecule inhibitor of bacterial divisome assembly.

Eun YJ, Zhou M, Kiekebusch D, Schlimpert S, Trivedi RR, Bakshi S, Zhong Z, Wahlig TA, Thanbichler M, Weibel DB.

(2013) J Am Chem Soc. Jul 3;135(26):9768-76.   

General protein diffusion barriers create  compartments within bacterial cells.

Schlimpert S*, Klein EA*, Briegel A, Hughes V, Kahnt J, Bolte K, Maier UG, Brun YV, Jensen GJ, Gitai Z, Thanbichler M.

(2012) Cell. Dec 7;151(6):1270-82.

*equal contribution.  

Comment in: Cell (2012) and Nat Rev Microbiol (2013)

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DipM, a new factor  required for peptidoglycan remodelling during cell division in Caulobacter crescentus.
Möll A, Schlimpert S, Briegel A, Jensen GJ, Thanbichler M.  
(2010) Mol Microbiol. Jul 1;77(1):90-107.   

Acinetobacter baylyi genetics, In: Acinetobacter: Molecular Biology.

Ornston LN, Schlimpert S, Buchan A, and Parke D. Acinetobacter baylyi genetics  
(2008). U. Gerischer (ed.). Norfolk, K: Caister Academic Press. 2008 pp141-162.