Journal article

Crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of dihydrodipicolinate synthase from Clostridium botulinum in the presence of its substrate pyruvate

Sarah C Atkinson, Renwick CJ Dobson, Janet M Newman, Michael A Gorman, Con Dogovski, Michael W Parker, Matthew A Perugini

Acta Crystallographica Section F - Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications | INT UNION CRYSTALLOGRAPHY | Published : 2009


Awarded by Defense Threat Reduction Agency

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to thank Geoff Hogg from the Microbiological Diagnostic Unit (University of Melbourne, Australia) for providing genomic DNA from C. botulinum (Hall A strain). We would also like to acknowledge the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (Contract No. W911NF-07-1-0105) and the Australian Research Council (DP0770888 and LX0776388) for providing funding, an Australian postdoctoral fellowship for MAP and a Federation fellowship for MWP. We thank Tom Caradoc-Davies and Trevor Huyton for valued assistance at the Australian Synchrotron.