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Dörte Falke


Diploma in Biology, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Saale, Germany, 2010

Current position

Ph.D. student in the Department of Microbiology, Institute of Biology, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Saale, Germany (since 2010)

Publications (since 2010)

  1. Doberenz, C., Zorn, M., Falke, D., Nannemann, D., Hunger, D., Beyer, L., Ihling, C. H., Meiler, J., Sinz, A. and Sawers, R. G. (2014). Pyruvate Formate-Lyase Interacts Directly with the Formate Channel FocA to Regulate Formate Translocation. J Mol Biol. (Epub ahead of print)
  2. Beyer, L., Doberenz, C., Falke, D., Hunger, D., Suppmann, B. and Sawers, R. G. (2013). Coordination of FocA and pyruvate formate-lyase synthesis in Escherichia coli demonstrates preferential translocation of formate over other mixed-acid fermentation products. J Bacteriol 195(7): 1428-1435.
  3. Fischer, M., Falke, D. and Sawers, R. G. (2013). A respiratory nitrate reductase active exclusively in resting spores of the obligate aerobe Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2). Mol Microbiol 89(6): 1259-1273.
  4. Fischer, M., Schmidt, C., Falke, D. and Sawers, R. G. (2012). Terminal reduction reactions of nitrate and sulfate assimilation in Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2): identification of genes encoding nitrite and sulfite reductases. Res Microbiol 163(5): 340-348.
  5. Falke, D., Schulz, K., Doberenz, C., Beyer, L., Lilie, H., Thiemer, B. and Sawers, R. G. (2010). Unexpected oligomeric structure of the FocA formate channel of Escherichia coli : a paradigm for the formate-nitrite transporter family of integral membrane proteins. FEMS Microbiol Lett 303(1): 69-75.
Protocols by Dörte Falke
  1. Determination of Oxygen Respiration Rates in Wetted Developmentally Arrested Spores of Streptomyces Species
  2. Rapid Nitrate Reduction Assay with Intact Microbial Cells or Spores