Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Biology


Meyer, E.H., Lehmann, C., Boivin, S., Brings, L., De Cauwer, I., Bock, R., Kühn, K., and Touzet, P. (2018). CMS-G from Beta vulgaris ssp. maritima is maintained in natural populations despite containing an atypical cytochrome c oxidase. Biochem J. doi: 10.1042/BCJ20170655.


Teubner, M., Fuss, J., Kühn, K., Krause, K., and Schmitz-Linneweber, C. (2017). The RNA recognition motif protein CP33A is a global ligand of chloroplast mRNAs and is essential for plastid biogenesis and plant development. Plant J. 89, 472-485.


Romani, I., Manavski, N., Morosetti, A., Tadini, L., Maier, S., Kühn, K., Ruwe, H., Schmitz-Linneweber, C., Wanner, G., Leister, D., and Kleine, T. (2015). A Member of the Arabidopsis Mitochondrial Transcription Termination Factor Family Is Required for Maturation of Chloroplast Transfer RNAIle(GAU). Plant Physiol 169, 627-646.


Kühn, K., Obata, T., Feher, K., Bock, R., Fernie, A.R., and Meyer, E.H. (2015). Complete mitochondrial complex I deficiency induces an upregulation of respiratory fluxes that is abolished by traces of functional complex I. Plant Physiol 168, 1537-1549.


Gualberto, J.M., Le Ret, M., Beator B., and Kühn, K. (2015). The RAD52-like protein ODB1 is required for the efficient excision of two mitochondrial introns spliced via first-step hydrolysis. Nucleic Acids Res 43, 6500-6510.


Binder, S., and Kühn, K. (2015). Determining mitochondrial transcript termini for the study of transcription start sites and transcript 5′ end maturation. Methods Mol Biol 1305, 13-30.


Kühn, K. (2015). Mitochondrial run-on transcription assay using biotin labeling. Methods Mol Biol 1305, 31-44.


Kühn, K., Yin, G., Duncan, O., Law, S.R., Kubiszewski-Jakubiak, S., Kaur, P., Meyer, E., Wang, Y., Colas des Francs-Small, C., Giraud, E., Narsai, R., and Whelan, J. (2015). Decreasing electron flux through the cytochrome and/or alternative respiratory pathways triggers common and distinct cellular responses dependent on growth conditions. Plant Physiol 167, 228-250.


Gualberto, J.M., and Kühn, K. (2014). DNA-binding proteins in plant mitochondria: Implications for transcription. Mitochondrion 19 Pt B, 323-328.


Braun, H.P., Binder, S., Brennicke, A., Eubel, H., Fernie, A.R., Finkemeier, I., Klodmann, J., König, A.C., Kühn, K., Meyer, E., Obata, T., Schwarzländer, M., Takenaka, M., and Zehrmann, A. (2014). The life of plant mitochondrial complex I. Mitochondrion 19 Pt B, 295-313.


Kühn, K., and Gualberto, J.M. (2012). Recombination in the stability, repair and evolution of the mitochondrial genome. In Mitochondrial Genome Evolution, L. Maréchal-Drouard, ed (London: Academic Press Ltd-Elsevier Science Ltd), pp. 215-252.


Janicka, S., Kühn, K., Le Ret, M., Bonnard, G., Imbault, P., Augustyniak, H., and Gualberto, J.M. (2012). A RAD52-like single-stranded DNA binding protein affects mitochondrial DNA repair by recombination. Plant J 72, 423-435.


Miller-Messmer, M., Kühn, K., Bichara, M., Le Ret, M., Imbault, P., and Gualberto, J. (2012). RECA-dependent DNA repair results in increased heteroplasmy of the Arabidopsis mitochondrial genome. Plant Physiol 159, 211-226.


Zhu, Q., Dugardeyn, J., Zhang, C., Takenaka, M., Kühn, K., Craddock, C., Smalle, J., Karampelias, M., Denecke, J., Peters, J., Gerats, T., Brennicke, A., Eastmond, P., Meyer, E.H., and Van Der Straeten, D. (2012). SLO2, a mitochondrial pentatricopeptide repeat protein affecting several RNA editing sites, is required for energy metabolism. Plant J 71, 836-849.


Kühn, K., Carrie, C., Giraud, E., Wang, Y., Meyer, E.H., Narsai, R., Colas des Francs-Small, C., Zhang, B., Murcha, M.W., and Whelan, J. (2011). The RCC1 family protein RUG3 is required for splicing of nad2 and complex I biogenesis in mitochondria of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J 67, 1067-1080.


Richter, U., Kühn, K., Okada, S., Brennicke, A., Weihe, A., and Börner, T. (2010). A mitochondrial rRNA dimethyladenosine methyltransferase in Arabidopsis. Plant J 61, 558-569.


Kühn, K., Richter, U., Meyer, E.H., Delannoy, E., Falcon de Longevialle, A., O'Toole, N., Börner, T., Millar, A.H., Small, I.D., and Whelan, J. (2009). Phage-type RNA polymerase RPOTmp performs gene-specific transcription in mitochondria of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell 21, 2762-2779.


Carrie, C., Kühn, K., Murcha, M.W., Duncan, O., Small, I.D., O'Toole, N., and Whelan, J. (2009). Approaches to defining dual-targeted proteins in Arabidopsis. Plant J 57, 1128-1139.


Carrie, C., Murcha, M.W., Kuehn, K., Duncan, O., Barthet, M., Smith, P.M., Eubel, H., Meyer, E., Day, D.A., Millar, A.H., and Whelan, J. (2008). Type II NAD(P)H dehydrogenases are targeted to mitochondria and chloroplasts or peroxisomes in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett 582, 3073-3079.


Kühn, K., Bohne, A.V., Liere, K., Weihe, A., and Börner, T. (2007). Arabidopsis phage-type RNA polymerases: accurate in vitro transcription of organellar genes. Plant Cell 19, 959-971.


Holec, S., Lange, H., Kühn, K., Alioua, M., Börner, T., and Gagliardi, D. (2006). Relaxed transcription in Arabidopsis mitochondria is counterbalanced by RNA stability control mediated by polyadenylation and polynucleotide phosphorylase. Mol Cell Biol 26, 2869-2876.


Kühn, K., Weihe, A., and Börner, T. (2005). Multiple promoters are a common feature of mitochondrial genes in Arabidopsis. Nucleic Acids Res 33, 337-346.


Morais, F., Kühn, K., Stewart, D.H., Barber, J., Brudvig, G.W., and Nixon, P.J. (2001). Photosynthetic water oxidation in cytochrome b(559) mutants containing a disrupted heme-binding pocket. J Biol Chem 276, 31986-31993.