• 6481 Citations
  • 48 h-Index
1981 …2021

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Research Output

  • 6481 Citations
  • 48 h-Index
  • 145 Article
  • 5 Patent
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
2018

Catalytic conversion of cyanobacteria-derived fatty acids to alkanes for biorenewable synthetic paraffinic kerosene

Schulz, T. C., Oelschlager, M., Thompson, S. T., Vermaas, W., Nielsen, D. & Lamb, H. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Sustainable Energy and Fuels. 2, 4, p. 882-893 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2016
7 Scopus citations
2015

A dedicated type II NADPH dehydrogenase performs the penultimate step in the biosynthesis of vitamin K<inf>1</inf> in synechocystis and arabidopsis

Fatihi, A., Latimer, S., Schmollinger, S., Block, A., Dussault, P. H., Vermaas, W., Merchant, S. S. & Basset, G. J., Jun 1 2015, In : Plant Cell. 27, 6, p. 1730-1741 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Redesigning photosynthesis to sustainably meet global food and bioenergy demand

Ort, D. R., Merchant, S. S., Alric, J., Barkan, A., Blankenship, R. E., Bock, R., Croce, R., Hanson, M. R., Hibberd, J. M., Long, S. P., Moore, T., Moroney, J., Niyogi, K. K., Parry, M. A. J., Peralta-Yahya, P. P., Prince, R. C., Redding, K., Spalding, M. H., Van Wijk, K. J., Vermaas, W. & 5 others, Von Caemmerer, S., Weber, A. P. M., Yeates, T. O., Yuan, J. S. & Zhu, X. G., Jul 14 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 28, p. 8529-8536 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

274 Scopus citations
2014

The γ-aminobutyric acid shunt contributes to closing the tricarboxylic acid cycle in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Xiong, W., Brune, D. & Vermaas, W., Aug 1 2014, In : Molecular Microbiology. 93, 4, p. 786-796 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations
2013

Catalytic deoxygenation of cyanobacteria-derived fatty acids to hydrocarbons

Schulz, T., Oelschlager, M., Nielsen, D., Vermaas, W. & Lamb, H. H., 2013, Fuels and Petrochemicals Division 2013 - Core Programming Area at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future. AIChE, p. 264-265 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

ClpB1 overproduction in Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 increases tolerance to rapid heat shock

Gonzalez-Esquer, C. R. & Vermaas, W., 2013, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79, 20, p. 6220-6227 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Function of sll1906, a member of the bacteriochlorophyll delivery family, in the cyanobacterium synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Yao, C. I. D. & Vermaas, W., Jan 1 2013, Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China. Springer, p. 409-414 6 p. (Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Polyhydroxybutyrate particles in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: Facts and fiction

Tsang, T. K., Roberson, R. & Vermaas, W., Nov 2013, In : Photosynthesis Research. 118, 1-2, p. 37-49 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Solar-powered production of biofuels and other petroleum substitutes by cyanobacteria: Stoichiometries of reducing equivalents and chemical energy, and energy conversion efficiency

Vermaas, W., Jan 1 2013, Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China. Springer, p. 353-357 5 p. (Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

The sll1951 Gene encodes the surface layer protein of synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803

Trautner, C. & Vermaas, W., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 195, 23, p. 5370-5380 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2012

Gross morphological changes in thylakoid membrane structure are associated with photosystem i deletion in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Van De Meene, A. M. L., Sharp, W. P., McDaniel, J. H., Friedrich, H., Vermaas, W. & Roberson, R., May 2012, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes. 1818, 5, p. 1427-1434 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
37 Scopus citations

The search for new chlorophyll-binding proteins in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Cheregi, O., Vermaas, W. & Funk, C., Nov 30 2012, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 162, 1, p. 124-133 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2010

Application of Aqueous two-phase systems for the potential extractive Fermentation of Cyanobacterial products

Chavez-Santoscoy, A., Benavides, J., Vermaas, W. & Rito-Palomares, M., Jan 2010, In : Chemical Engineering and Technology. 33, 1, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Biological hydrogen production: Prospects and challenges

Lee, H. S., Vermaas, W. & Rittmann, B., May 2010, In : Trends in Biotechnology. 28, 5, p. 262-271 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

250 Scopus citations
50 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations
2008

Association of small CAB-like proteins (SCPs) of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 with Photosystem II

Kufryk, G., Hernandez-Prieto, M. A., Kieselbach, T., Miranda, H., Vermaas, W. & Funk, C., Feb 2008, In : Photosynthesis Research. 95, 2-3, p. 135-145 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
111 Scopus citations

Substrate specificities and availability of fucosyltransferase and β-carotene hydroxylase for myxol 2′-fucoside synthesis in Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 compared with Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803

Mochimaru, M., Masukawa, H., Maoka, T., Mohamed, H. E., Vermaas, W. & Takaichi, S., Oct 2008, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 190, 20, p. 6726-6733 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2007
68 Scopus citations

Phycobilin/chlorophyll excitation equilibration upon carotenoid-induced non-photochemical fluorescence quenching in phycobilisomes of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Rakhimberdieva, M. G., Vavilin, D. V., Vermaas, W., Elanskaya, I. V. & Karapetyan, N. V., Jun 2007, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Bioenergetics. 1767, 6, p. 757-765 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
2006

Metabolic Engineering of Cyanobacteria

Vermaas, W., Apr 12 2006

Research output: Patent

S110254 (CrtLdiox) is a bifunctional lycopene cyclase/dioxygenase in cyanobacteria producing myxoxanthophyll

Mohamed, H. E. & Vermaas, W., May 2006, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 188, 9, p. 3337-3344 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Sll1717 affects the redox state of the plastoquinone pool by modulating quinol oxidase activity in thylakoids

Kufryk, G. I. & Vermaas, W., Feb 2006, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 188, 4, p. 1286-1294 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

The three-dimensional structure of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Van De Meene, A. M. L., Hohmann-Marriott, M. F., Vermaas, W. & Roberson, R., Jan 2006, In : Archives of Microbiology. 184, 5, p. 259-270 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Scopus citations
2005
25 Scopus citations

Myxoxanthophyll is required for normal cell wall structure and thylakoid organization in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803

Mohamed, H. E., Van De Meene, A. M. L., Roberson, R. & Vermaas, W., Oct 2005, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 187, 20, p. 6883-6892 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
74 Scopus citations
2004

A reticulate network of filaments in the photosynthetic prokaryote Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 identified by electron tomography

Van De Meene, A. M. L., Reavie, L. B., Vermaas, W. & Roberson, R., 2004, In : Microscopy and Microanalysis. 10, SUPPL. 2, p. 236-237 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coordination of proton and electron transfer from the redox-active tyrosine, Yz, of Photosystem II and examination of the electrostatic influence of oxidized tyrosine, YD .(H+)

Diner, B. A., Bautista, J. A., Nixon, P. J., Berthomieu, C., Hienerwadel, R., Britt, R. D., Vermaas, W. & Chisholm, D. A., Oct 21 2004, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 6, 20, p. 4844-4850 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
72 Scopus citations

Slr1293 in Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 is the C-3′,4′ desaturase (CrtD) involved in myxoxanthophyll biosynthesis

Mohamed, H. E. & Vermaas, W., Sep 2004, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 186, 17, p. 5621-5628 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Subtle modification of isotope ratio proteomics; An integrated strategy for expression proteomics

Whitelegge, J. P., Katz, J. E., Pihakari, K. A., Hale, R., Aguilera, R., Gómez, S. M., Faull, K. F., Vavilin, D. & Vermaas, W., Jun 2004, In : Phytochemistry. 65, 11, p. 1507-1515 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
2003

Photosynthesis Research: Introduction

Burnap, R. L. & Vermaas, W., 2003, In : Photosynthesis Research. 78, 3 SPEC. ISS., p. 179 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slr2013 Is a Novel Protein Regulating Functional Assembly of Photosystem II in Synechocystis sp. Strain PCC 6803

Kufryk, G. I. & Vermaas, W., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 185, 22, p. 6615-6623 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2002

Electron transport routes in whole cells of Synechocystis sp. Strain PCC 6803: The role of the cytochrome bd-type oxidase

Berry, S., Schneider, D., Vermaas, W. & Rögner, M., Mar 12 2002, In : Biochemistry. 41, 10, p. 3422-3429 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations