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Heikki Takala

20152020

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Fields of Science

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • Structural biology
  • Optogenetics

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

The primary structural photoresponse of phytochrome proteins captured by a femtosecond X-ray laser

Claesson, E., Wahlgren, W. Y., Takala, H., Pandey, S., Castillon, L., Kuznetsova, V., Henry, L., Panman, M., Carrillo, M., Kubel, J., Nanekar, R., Isaksson, L., Nimmrich, A., Cellini, A., Morozov, D., Maj, M., Kurttila, M., Bosman, R., Nango, E., Tanaka, R. & 10 others, Tanaka, T., Fangjia, L., Iwata, S., Owada, S., Moffat, K., Groenhof, G., Stojkovic, E. A., Ihalainen, J. A., Schmidt, M. & Westenhoff, S., 31 Mar 2020, In : eLife. 9, 18 p., 53514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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The primary structural photoresponse of phytochrome proteins captured by a femtosecond X-ray laser

Claesson, E., Wahlgren, W. Y., Takala, H., Pandey, S., Castillon, L., Kuznetsova, V., Henry, L. ., Carrillo, M., Panman, M., Kübel, J., Nanekar, R., Isaksson, L., Nimmrich, A., Cellini, A., Morozov, D., Maj, M., Kurttila, M., Bosman, R., Nango, E., Tanaka, R. & 10 others, Tanaka, T., Fangjia, L., Iwata, S., Owada, S., Moffat, K., Groenhof, G., Stojkovic, E. A., Ihalainen, J. A., Schmidt, M. & Westenhoff, S., 1 Oct 2019, In : BioRxiv beta : the preprint server for biology. October 01, 2019

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

UV-Vis Spectroscopy Reveals a Correlation Between Y263 and BV Protonation States in Bacteriophytochromes

Rumfeldt, J. A., Takala, H., Liukkonen, A. & Ihalainen, J. A., Jul 2019, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 95, 4, p. 969-979 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Coordination of the biliverdin D-ring in bacteriophytochromes

Lenngren, N., Edlund, P., Takala, H., Stucki-Buchli, B., Rumfeldt, J., Peshev, I., Häkkänen, H., Westenhoff, S. & Ihalainen, J. A., 21 Jul 2018, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 20, 27, p. 18216-18225 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

On the (un)coupling of the chromophore, tongue interactions, and overall conformation in a bacterial phytochrome

Takala, H., Lehtivuori, H. K., Berntsson, O., Hughes, A., Nanekar, R., Niebling, S., Panman, M., Henry, L., Menzel, A., Westenhoff, S. & Ihalainen, J. A., 25 May 2018, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 293, 21, p. 8161-8172 12 p.

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Projects

Bacterial phytochromes as optogenetic tools

Takala, H. & Multamäki, E. K.

01/01/201831/12/2020

Project: University of Helsinki Three-Year Research Project

Activities

  • 5 Academic visit to other institution
  • 3 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 1 Public Talks
  • 1 Peer review of manuscripts

Photosensory Receptors and Signal Transduction

Heikki Takala (Attendee)
3 Mar 20184 Mar 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Photosensory Receptors and Signal Transduction

Heikki Takala (Attendee)
4 Mar 20189 Mar 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Heikki Takala (Visiting researcher)
4 Apr 201826 Apr 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Scientific Reports (Journal)

Heikki Takala (Reviewer)
5 Jul 201711 Sep 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg

Heikki Takala (Visiting researcher)
15 Nov 201718 Nov 2017

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution