Publications 2014


  • Weng Chuan Peng, A molecular triad governing adult stem cells activation: Crystallographic studies of LGR5, R-spondin and E3 ligase ZNRF3 (2014) (MANUSCRIPT)
  • Weng Chuan Peng, F. Forneris*, B.T. Burnley* and P. Gros, Ensemble refinement shows conformational flexibility in crystal structures of human complement factor D, Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography 70, 733-743 (2014) doi:10.1107/S1399004713032549. *These authors contributed equally.
  • W. de Lau, W.C. Peng, P. Gros and H. Clevers, The R-spondin/Lgr5/Rnf43 module: regulator of Wnt signal strength, Genes and Development 28, 305-316 (2014) doi:10.1101/gad.235473.113.
  • C.A. Diebolder*, F.J. Beurskens*, R.N. de Jong, R.I. Koning, K. Strumane, M.A. Lindorfer, M. Voorhorst, D. Ugurlar, S. Rosati, A.J.R. Heck, J.G.J. van de Winkel, I. A. Wilson, A.J. Koster, R.P. Taylor, E. Ollman Saphire, D.R. Burton, J. Schuurman, P. Grosc and P.W.H.I. Parrenc, Complement is activated by IgG hexamers assembled at the cell surface, Science 343, 1261-1263 (2014) doi:10.1126/science.1248943. *These authors contributed equally, ccorresponding authors.
  • L.E.L.M. Vissers, M. Bonetti, J. Paardekoper Overman, W.M. Nillesen, S.G.M. Frints. J. de Ligt. G. Zampino, H.G. Brunner J.A. Veltman, H. Scheffer, P. Gros, J.L. Costa, M. Tartaglia, I. van der Burgt, H.G. Yntema and J. den Hertog, Heterozygous germline mutations in A2ML1 are associated with a disorder clinically related to Noonan syndrome, European Journal of Human Genetics, accepted (2014).


  • N.J.M. Pijnenburg, E. Tomas-Mendivil, K.E. Mayland, H. Kleijn, M. Lutz, A.L. Spek, G. van Koten, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Monomeric and dendritic second generation Grubbs- and Hoveyda-Grubbs-type catalysts for olefin metathesis. Inorg. Chim. Acta 409, 163 (2014); DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2013.06.018
  • T. de Klijn, M. Lutz. catena-Poly[[triaquamagnesium]-μ2-malonato]. Acta Cryst. E70, m25 (2014); DOI: 10.1107/S1600536813034193
  • J.J.M. Weemers, F.D. Sypaseuth, P.S. Bäuerlein, W.N.P. van der Graaff, I.A.W. Filot, M. Lutz, C. Müller. Development of a Benzimidazole_derived Bidentate P,N-Ligand for Enantioselective Iridium-Catalyzed Hydrogenations. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 350 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201301243
  • M. Lutz. Bis(acetato)bis(thiourea)cobalt(II). Acta Cryst. E70, m78 (2014); DOI: 10.1107/S1600536814002074
  • Y. Wang, N.M.S. van den Akker, D.G.M. Molin, M. Gagliardi, C. van der Marel, M. Lutz, M.L.W. Knetsch, L.H. Koole. A Nontoxic Additive to Introduce X-Ray Contrast into Poly(Lactic Acid). Implications for Transient Medical Implants Such as Bioresorbable Coronary Vascular Scaffolds. Adv. Healthcare Mat. 3, 290 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201300215
  • P. Spannring, I. Prat, M. Costas, M. Lutz, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, B.M. Weckhuysen, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Fe(6-Me-PyTACN)-catalyzed, one-pot oxidative cleavage of methyl oleate and oleic acid into carboxylic acids with H2O2 and NaIO4. Catal. Sci. Technol. 4, 708 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c3cy00851g
  • V.A. Yazerski, P. Spannring, D. Gatineau, C.H.M. Woerde, S.M. Wieclawska, M. Lutz, H. Kleijn, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Making Fe(BPBP)-catalyzed C-H and C=C oxidations more affordable. Org. Biomol. Chem. 12, 2062 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c3ob42249f
  • F.A. Kortmann, M.-C. Chang, E. Otten, E.P.A. Couzijn, M. Lutz, A.J. Minnaard. Consecutive dynamic resolutions of phosphine oxides. Chem. Sci. 5, 1322 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c3sc52913d
  • F.G. Terrade, M. Lutz, J.I. van der Vlugt, J.N.H. Reek. Synthesis, Coordination Chemistry and Cooperative Activation of H2 with Ruthenium Complexes of Proton-Responsive METAMORPhos Ligands. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 1826 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201301215
  • C.G.J. Tazelaar, V. Lyaskovskyy, I.M. van Doorn, X. Schaapkens, M. Lutz, A.W. Ehlers, J.C. Slootweg, K. Lammertsma. Tris(pyrazolyl)phosphine Oxide and Tris(triazolyl)phosphine Oxide Scorpion Ligands. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 1836 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201301352
  • M.A.H. Moelands, D.J. Schamhart, E. Folkertsma, M. Lutz, A.L. Spek, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Facial triad modelling using ferrous pyridinyl prolinate complexes: synthesis and catalytic applications. Dalton Trans. 43, 6769 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c3dt53266f
  • M.-C. Chang, T. Dann, D.P. Day, M. Lutz, G.G. Wildgoose, E. Otten
  • The Formazanate Ligand as an Electron Reservoir: Bis(Formazanate) Zinc Complexes Isolated in Three Redox States. Angew. Chem. 126, 4202 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ange.201309948. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 4118 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/anie.201309948
  • D. Pingen, M. Lutz, D. Vogt. Mechanistic Study on the Ruthenium-Catalyzed Direct Amination of Alcohols. Organometallics 33, 1623 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om4011998
  • M. Lutz, Y. Huang, M.-E. Moret, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Phase transitions and twinned low-temperature structures of tetraethylammonium tetrachloridoferrate(III). Acta Cryst. C70, 470 (2014); DOI: 10.1107/S2053229614007955
  • A. Garza-Ortiz, P. Uma Maheswari, M. Lutz, M.A. Siegler, J. Reedijk. Tuning the cytotoxic properties of new ruthenium(III) and ruthenium(II) complexes with a modified bis(arylimino)pyridine Schiff base ligand using bidentate pyridine-based ligands. J. Biol. Inorg. Chem. 19, 675 (2014); DOI: 10.1007/s00775-013-1083-4
  • J. Yang, M. Lutz, A. Grzech, F.M. Mulder, T.J. Dingemans. Copper-based coordination polymers from thiophene and furan dicarboxylates with high isosteric heats of hydrogen adsorption. CrystEngComm 16, 5121 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00145A
  • P. Li, S. Amirjalayer, F. Hartl, M. Lutz, B. de Bruin, R. Becker, S. Woutersen, J.N.H. Reek. Direct Probing of Photoinduced Electron Transfer in a Self-Assembled Biomimetic [2Fe2S]-Hydrogenase Complex Using Ultrafast Vibrational Spectroscopy. Inorg. Chem. 53, 5373 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/ic500777d
  • T.J. Korstanje, M. Lutz, J.T.B.H. Jastrzebski, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink. Synthesis and Characterization of Rhenium(V) Oxo Complexes Bearing PNP-Pincer Ligands. Organometallics 33, 2201 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om401228u
  • D. Pingen, T. Lebl, M. Lutz, G.S. Nichol, P.C.J. Kamer, D. Vogt. Catalytic Activity and Fluxional Behavior of Complexes Based on RuHCl(CO)(PPh3)3 and Xantphos-Type Ligands. Organometallics 33, 2798 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om5003182
  • E. Jansen, M. Lutz, B. de Bruin, C.J. Elsevier. Charge-Delocalized κ2C,N-NHC-Amine Complexes of Rhodium, Iridium, and RutheniumOrganometallics 33, 2853 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om5003599
  • Y. Gloaguen, C. Rebreyend, M. Lutz, P. Kumar, M. Huber, J.I. van der Vlugt, S. Schneider, B. de Bruin. An Isolated Nitridyl Radical-Bridged {Rh(N•)Rh} Complex. Angew. Chem. 126, 6932 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ange.201403445. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 6814 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403445
  • G.A. Filonenko, E. Cosimi, L. Lefort, M.P. Conley, C. Coperet, M. Lutz, E.J.M. Hensen, E.A. Pidko. Lutidine-Derived Ru-CNC Hydrogenation Pincer Catalysts with Versatile Coordination Properties. ACS Catal. 4, 2667 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/cs500720y
  • P. Boulens, M. Lutz, E. Jeanneau, H. Olivier-Bourbigou, J.N.H. Reek, P.-A. R. Breuil. Iminobisphosphines to (Non-)Symmetrical Diphosphinoamine Ligands: Metal-Induced Synthesis of Diphosphorus Nickel Complexes and Application in Ethylene Oligomerisation Reactions. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 3754 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201402430
  • G.D. Batema, M. Lutz, A.L. Spek, C.A. van Walree, G.P.M. van Klink, G. van Koten. Organometallic benzylidene anilines: donor-acceptor features in NCN-pincer Pt(II) complexes with a 4-(E)-[(4-R-phenyl)imino]methyl substituent. Dalton Trans. 43, 12200 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c4dt01023j
  • W.P.J. Appel, M.M.L. Nieuwenhuizen, M. Lutz, B.F.M. de Waal, A.R.A. Palmans, E.W. Meijer. Supramolecular chemistry with ureido-benzoic acids. Chem. Sci. 5, 3735 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c4sc00871e
  • D.L.J. Broere, B. de Bruin, J.N.H. Reek, M. Lutz, S. Dechert, J.I. van der VlugtIntramolecular Redox-Active Ligand-to-Substrate Single-Electron Transfer: Radical Reactivity with a Palladium(II) Complex. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 11574 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/ja502164f
  • P. Roesch, J. Nitsch, M. Lutz, J. Wiecko, A. Steffen, C. Müller. Synthesis and Photoluminescence Properties of an Unprecedented Phosphinine-Cu4Br4 Cluster. Inorg. Chem. 53, 9855 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/ic5014472
  • S. Thiyagarajan, J. Wu, R.J.I. Knoop, J. van Haveren, M. Lutz, D.S. van Es. Isohexide hydroxy esters: synthesis and application of a new class of biobased AB-type building blocks. RSC Adv. 4, 47937 (2014); DOI: 10.1039/c4ra07896a
  • J. Intemann, M. Lutz, S. Harder. Multinuclear Magnesium Hydride Clusters: Selective Reduction and Catalytic Hydroboration of Pyridines. Organometallics 33, 5722 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om500469h
  • J.E. Borger, A.W. Ehlers, M. Lutz, J.C. Slootweg, K. Lammertsma. Functionalization of P4 Using a Lewis Acid Stabilized Bicyclo[1.1.0]tetraphosphabutane Anion. Angew. Chem. 126, 13050 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/ange.201405879. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 12836 (2014); DOI: 10.1002/anie.201405879
  • S. Oldenhof, M. Lutz, B. de Bruin, J.I. van der Vlugt, J.N.H. Reek. Well-Defined BisMETAMORPhos PdI-PdI Complex: Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Reactivity. Organometallics 33, 7293 (2014); DOI: 10.1021/om5010622


Halff EF, Versteeg M, Brondijk TH, Huizinga EG. When less becomes more:
optimization of protein expression in HEK293-EBNA1 cells using plasmid titration
- a case study for NLRs. Protein Expr Purif. 2014 Jul;99:27-34. doi:
10.1016/j.pep.2014.03.010. Epub 2014 Mar 27. PubMed PMID: 24680733.