• Pacheu-Grau, D., Rucktäschel, R., Deckers, M. (2018) Mitochondrial dysfunction and its role in tissue-specific cellular stress. Cell Stress 2 (8), 184-199; doi: 10.15698/cst2018.07.147



  • Römpler, K., Müller, T., Juris, L., Wissel, M., Vukotic, M., Hofmann, K., Deckers, M. (2016) Overlapping role of respiratory supercomplex factor Rcf2 and its N-terminal homolog Rcf3 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J. Biol. Chem. 291, 23769-23778.
  • Levchenko, M., Römpler, K., Wuttke, J.M., Schmidt, B., Neifer, K., Juris, L., Wissel, M. Rehling, P., Deckers, M. (2016)  Cox26 is a novel stoichiometric subunit of the yeast cytochrome c oxidase. BBA Mol. Cell Res. 1863, 1624-1632.

  • Heininger, A. U., Hackert, P., Andreou, A. Z., Boon, K. L., Memet, I., Prior, M., Clancy, A., Schmidt, B., Urlaub, H., Schleiff, E., Sloan, K. E., Deckers, M., Lührmann, R., Enderlein, J., Klostermeier, D., Rehling, P., Bohnsack, M. T. (2016) Protein cofactor competition regulates the action of a multifunctional RNA helicase in different pathways. RNA Biol 13, 320-30.


  • Dennerlein, S., Oeljeklaus, S., Jans, D., Hellwig, C., Bareth, B., Jakobs, S., Deckers, M., Warscheid, B., Rehling, P. (2015), MITRAC7 Acts as a COX1-Specific Chaperone and Reveals a Checkpoint during Cytochrome c Oxidase Assembly. Cell Rep. 12, 1644-1655

  • Pacheu-Grau, P., Bareth, B., Dudek, J., Juris, L., Vögtle, F.-N., Wissel, M., Leary, S., Dennerlein, S., Rehling, P., Deckers, M. (2015), Cooperation between COA6 and SCO2 in COX2 maturation during cytochrome c oxidase assembly links two mitochondrial cardiomyopathies. Cell Metabolism 21, 823-833


  • Deckers, M., Balleininger, M., Vukotic, M., Römpler, K., Bareth, B., Juris, L., and Dudek, J. (2014), Aim24 stabilizes respiratory chain supercomplexes and is required for efficient respiration. FEBS Lett. 588, 2985-92

  • Lytovchenko, O., Naumenko, N., Oeljeklaus, S., Schmidt, B., von der Malsburg, K., Deckers, M., Warscheid, B., van der Laan, M., Rehling, P. (2014), The INA complex facilitates assembly of the peripheral stalk of the mitochondrial F1Fo-ATP synthase. EMBO J. 33 , 1624-38

  • Pfanner, N., van der Laan, M., Amati, P., Capaldi, R. A., Caudy, A. A., Chacinska, A., Darshi, M., Deckers, M., Hoppins, S., Icho, T., Jakobs, S., Ji, J., Kozjak-Pavlovic, V., Meisinger, C., Odgren, P. R., Park, S. K., Rehling, P., Reichert, A. S., Sheikh, M. S., Taylor, S. S., Tsuchida, N., van der Bliek, A. M., van der Klei, I. J., Weissman, J. S., Westermann, B., Zha, J., Neupert, W., Nunnari, J. (2014), Uniform nomenclature for the mitochondrial contact site and cristae organizing system. J. Cell. Biol. 204 , 1083-1086


  • Jans, D.C., Wurm, C.A., Riedel, D., Wenzel, D., Stagge, F., Deckers, M., Rehling, P., Jakobs, S. (2013), STED super-resolution microscopy reveals an array of MINOS clusters along human mitochondria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110, 8936-8941


  • Alkhaja, A.K., Jans, D.C., Nikolov, M., Vukotic, M., Lytovchenko, O., Ludewig, F., Schliebs, W., Riedel, D., Urlaub, H., Jakobs, S., Deckers, M. (2012), MINOS1 is a conserved component of Mitofilin complexes and required for mitochondrial function and cristae organization. Mol. Biol. Cell 23 (2) , 247-257

  • Vukotic, M., Oeljeklaus, S., Wiese, S., Vögtle, F.N., Meisinger, C., Meyer, H.E., Zieseniss, A., Katschinski, D.M., Jans, D.C., Jakobs, S., Warscheid, B., Rehling, P., Deckers, M. (2012), Rcf1 Mediates Cytochrome Oxidase Assembly and Respirasome Formation, Revealing Heterogeneity of the Enzyme Complex. Cell Metab. 15 (3) , 336-347

  • Krüger, V., Deckers, M., Hildenbeutel, M., van der Laan, M., Hellmers, M., Dreker, C., Preuss, M., Herrmann, J.M., Rehling, P., Wagner, R., Meinecke, M. (2012), The mitochondrial oxidase assembly protein1 (Oxa1) insertase forms a membrane pore in lipid bilayers. J. Biol. Chem. 287 , 33314-33326


  • Lupo, D., Vollmer, C., Deckers, M., Mick, D.U., Tews, I., Sinning, I., Rehling, P. (2011), Mdm38 is a 14-3-3-like receptor and associates with the protein synthesis machinery at the inner mitochondrial membrane. Traffic 12 (10) , 1457-1466


  • Bauerschmitt, H., Mick, D.U., Deckers, M., Vollmer, C., Funes, S., Kehrein, K., Ott, M., Rehling, P., and Herrmann, J.M. (2010), Ribosome Binding Proteins Mdm38 and Mba1 Display Overlapping Functions for Regulation of Mitochondrial Translation. Mol. Biol. Cell 21 (12) , 1937-1944

  • Mick, D.U., Vukotic, M., Piechura, H., Meyer, H.E., Warscheid, B., Deckers, M., Rehling, P. (2010), Coa3 and Cox14 are essential for negative feedback regulation of COX1 translation in mitochondria. J. Cell Biol. 191 (1) , 141-154

  • Deckers, M., Emmrich, K., Girzalsky, W., Awa, W.L., Kunau, W.H., Erdmann, R. (2010), Targeting of Pex8p to the peroxisomal importomer. Eur J Cell Biol 89 12 , 924-931


  • Kuravi, K., Nagotu, S., Krikken, A.M., Sjollema, K., Deckers, M., Erdmann, R., Veenhuis, M., van der Klei, I.J. (2006), Dynamin-related proteins Vps1p and Dnm1p control peroxisome abundance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Cell Sci 119 19 , 3994-4001


  • Reinbothe, C., Lepinat, A., Deckers, M., Beck, E., Reinbothe, S. (2003), The extra loop distinguishing POR from the structurally related short-chain alcohol dehydrogenases is dispensable for pigment binding but needed for the assembly of light-harvesting POR-protochlorophyllide complex. J Biol Chem 278 2 , 816-822