BLP Projects
TP1 (Gärtner)
Mechanisms of Signal Transduction in Prokaryotic LOV-Domain Proteins

TP2 (Hegemann / Schlichting)
Biochemical and spectroscopic characterization of blue light receptors with LOV and BLUF-domain-type chromophores from microalgae and purple bacteria

TP3 (Batschauer)
Structural and functional relationships of plant cryptochromes

TP4 (Wolf)
Isolation of Drosophila and Mouse Cryptochromes for Structural, Biochemical and Spectroscopic Investigations

TP5 (Heberle / Kottke)
Elucidation of the mechanism of blue-light reception by vibrational spectroscopy

TP6 (Bittl / Weber)
Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy on Flavin Cofactors in Blue-Light Receptors

TP7 (Dick / Penzkofer)
Time-resolved spectroscopic characterization of blue-light photo-receptors

TP8 (Tavan)
Simulation of the light-induced conformational dynamics in the AppA BLUF domain