A Brief Survey of State-of-the-Art BioSAXS. Bizien T., Durand D., Roblin P., Thureau A., Vachette P., Pérez J. Protein and Peptide Letters, Vol23, Number 3, March 2016, pp. 217-231(15)

Characterization of Intersubunit Communication in the Virginiamycin trans-Acyl Transferase Polyketide Synthase.Dorival J., Annaval T., Risser F., Collin S., Roblin P., Jacob C, Gruez A, Chagot B, Weissman KJ. J Am Chem Soc. 2016 Mar 30;138(12):4155-67

C-terminal region of bacterial Ku controls DNA bridging, DNA threading and recruitment of DNA ligase D for double strand breaks repair. McGovern S., Baconnais S., Roblin P., Nicolas P., Drevet P., Simonson H., Piétrement O., Charbonnier J.B., Le Cam E., Noirot P., Lecointe F. Nucleic Acids Res. 2016

A higher-order entity formed by the flexible assembly of RAP1 with TRF2. Gaullier G., Miron S., Pisano S., Buisson R., Le Bihan Y.V., Tellier-Lebègue C., Messaoud W., Roblin P., Guimarães B.G., Thai R., Giraud-Panis M.J., Gilson E., Le Du M.H. Nucleic Acids Res. 2016 Feb 29;44(4):1962-76


Neurodegenerative disease-associated mutants of a human mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase present individual molecular signatures. Sauter C, Lorber B, Gaudry A, Karim L, Schwenzer H, Wien F, Roblin, P., Florentz C, Sissler M. Sci Rep. 2015 Dec 1;5:17332

Tetramerization and interdomain flexibility of the replication initiation controller YabA enables simultaneous binding to multiple partners. Felicori L., H. Jameson K., Roblin, P., J. Fogg M., Garcia-Garcia T., Ventroux M., V. Cherrier M., Bazin A.,· Noirot P., J. Wilkinson A., Molina F., Terradot L., Noirot-Gros M.F.,·. Nucleic Acids Research · November 2015

Neurodegenerative disease-associated mutants of a human mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase present individual molecular signatures. Sauter C., Lorber B., Gaudry A., Karim L., Schwenzer H., Wien F., Roblin, P., Florentz C., Sissler M. ·. Scientific Reports 5:17332 · December 2015

Structural insight into the mechanism of stabilization of the 7SK small nuclear RNA by LARP7. Uchikawa, E., Natchiar, K. S., Han, X., Proux, F., Roblin, P., Zhang, E., Durand, A., Klaholz, B. P. and Dock-Bregeon. A. C.Nucleic Acids Research, 2015, 43 (6): 3373-3388

A Salmonella Type Three Secretion Effector/Chaperone Complex adopts Hexameric Ring-Like Structure.  Roblin, P., Dewitte, F., Villeret, V., Biondi, E. G. and Bompard, C.. Journal of Bacteriology, 2015, 197 (4): 688-698

In vitro digestion of emulsions: high spatiotemporal resolution using synchrotron SAXS. Marze, S., Gaillard, C. and Roblin, P.. Soft Matter, 2015, 11 (26): 5365-5373

Structural bases for N-glycan processing bymannoside phosphorylase. Ladevèze, S., Cioci, G., Roblin, P., Mourey, L., Tranier, S. and Potocki-Véronèse, G. Acta Crystallographica D, 2015, 71 (6): 1335–1346


Structure of the full ecdysone receptor USP/EcR bound to palindromic DNA response elements. Maletta1 M., Orlov I., Roblin P., Beck Y., Moras D., Isabelle Billas M.L. I., Bruno P. Klaholz B.. Nature Communications 5:4139 • June 2014

Speciation of a group I intron into a lariat capping ribozyme. Meyer M., Nielsenb H., Oliéric V., Roblin P., Johansenf D. S., Westhof E., and Masquida B. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111(21) • May 2014

Structure of glycoproteins from Acacia gum: An assembly of ring-likeglycoproteins modules. Renard D., Lepvrier E., C. Garnier C., Roblin P., M. Nigen M., C. Sanchez C. Carbohydrate Polymers 99 (2014) 736– 747


White Wine Proteins: How Does the pH Affect Their Conformation at Room Temperature ?. Dufrechou M., Vernhet A., Roblin P., Sauvage F. X., and Poncet-Legrand C. Langmuir (2013), 29, 10475−10482

The structural organization of the N-terminus domain of SopB, a virulence factor of Salmonella, depends on the nature of its protein partners. Roblin P., Lebrun P., Rucktoo P., Dewitte F., Lens Z., Brechot R. V., Raussens V., Villeret V., Bompard C.. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1834 (2013) 2564–2572

Involvement of protein IF2 N domain in ribosomal subunit joining revealed from architecture and function of the full-length initiation factor. Simonetti A., Marzi S., Billas M. L. I.,Tsai A., Fabbretti A., Myasnikov G. A., Roblin P.,Vaiana C. A., Hazemanna I., Eiler D., Steitz A. T., Puglisi D. J., Gualerzi O. C., Klaholz P. B.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2013) 110:15656–15661

The Asymmetric Binding of PGC-1a to the ERRa and ERRc Nuclear Receptor Homodimers Involves a Similar Recognition Mechanism. Takacs M, Petoukhov M.V., Atkinson R.A., Roblin P, Ogi F.X., Demeler B., Potier N., Chebaro Y., Dejaegere A., Svergun D.I., Dino Moras D., Billas I.M.L. Plos One (2013) 8

Structural insights into protein-only RNase P complexed with tRNA. Gobert, A., Pinker, F. Fuchsbauer, O. Gutmann, B., Boutin, R., Roblin, P., Sauter, C. and Giegé, P.. Nature comm. (2013) 4:1353

SAXS conformational tracking of amylose synthesized by amylosucrases. Roblin P., Potocki-Véronèse G., Guieysse D., Guerin F.,Axelos M.A.V., Perez J., and Buleon A. Biomacromolecules (2013) 14,232-239


How a single residue in individual b-thymosin/WH2 domains controls their functions in actin assembly. Didry D., Cantrelle F.X., Husson C., Roblin P., Moorthy A., Perez J., Le Clainche C.,Hertzog M., Guittet E.,Carlier M.F., van Heijenoort C., and Renault L. The EMBO Journal (2012) 31, 1000–1013


What makes homologous small GTPases specific? A combined X-ray, SAXS & NMR study. Cherfils J. Biou V., Aizel K., Zeghouf M., Buosi V.,  Thureau A., Jacquet E., Guittet E., van Heijenoort C., Roblin P., Perez J., Acta Cryst. (2011) A67, C120-C121


An unfolding model for the GDP/GTP conformational switch of the GTPase Arf6. Biou V., Aizel K., Roblin P., Thureau A., Jacquet E., Hansson S., Guibert B., Guittet E., van Heijenoort C., Zeghouf M., Perez J., Journal of Molecular Biology Volume 402, Issue 4, 1 October 2010, Pages 696–707

SAXS and X-ray Crystallography Suggest an Unfolding Model for the GDP/GTP Conformational Switch of the Small GTPase Arf6. Biou V., Aizel K., Roblin P., Thureau A., Jacquet E., Hansson S., Guibert B., Guittet E., van Heijenoort C., Zeghouf M., Perez J. and Jacqueline Cherfils. J Mol Biol. (2010) Oct 1;402(4):696-707

Multifunctionality of the β-thymosin/WH2 module : G-actin sequestration, actin filament growth, nucleation and severing. Husson C., Cantrelle F.X., Roblin P., Didry D., Ho Diep Le K., Perez J., Guittet E., Van Heijenoort C., Renault L.,and Carlier M.F. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 1194 (2010) 44–52, 2010 New York Academy of Sciences


A covalent S-F heterodimer of leucotoxin reveals molecular plasticity of b-barrel pore-forming toxins. Roblin P., Guillet V., Joubert O., Keller D., Erard M., Maveyraud L., Prévost G., & Mourey L.,. Proteins. (2008) 71, 485-496,

Les leucotoxines de staphylocoques : de l’investigation bio-structurale vers la notion d’inhibiteurs. Joubert O., Potrich C., Guillet V., Mourey L., Roblin P., Keller D., Viero G., Forestier E., Martinez E., Baba Moussa L., Monteil Colin H., Dalla Serra M. A., Prévost G., Editions Lavoisier, Paris (France). Toxines et douleur, Eds, pp.75-84, 2005

Crystal Structure of Leucotoxin S Component.Guillet V., Roblin P., Werner S., Coraiola M., Menestrina G., Monteils H., Prévost G. and Mourey L. : J. Biol. Chem. (2004);279(39)

Molecular dynamics at the Root of Expansion of Function in the M69L Inhibitor-Resistant TEM β-Lactamase from Escherichia coli. Meroueh S., Roblin P., Golemi D., Maveyraud L., Vakulenko S., Zhang Y., Samama JP. And Mobashery S.:. J. of Am. Chem. Soc.(2002);124