Johanna Hakanpää

Department of Chemistry, University of Joensuu, Joensuu

Structural studies of Trichoderma reesei hydrophobins HFBI and HFBII - the molecular basis for the function of fungal amphiphiles


Professor Adrian Goldman, University of Helsinki, Helsinki

Professor Jari Ylänne, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä


Professor T. Alwyn Jones, University of Uppsala, Sweden


Professor Juha Rouvinen, University of Joensuu, Joensuu


  1. Hakanpää J,  Parkkinen T, Hakulinen N, Linder M & Rouvinen J. (2004) Crystallization  and preliminary X-ray characterization of Trichoderma reesei hydrophobin  HFBII. Acta Cryst D 60:163-165.
  2. Hakanpää J, Linder M, Askolin S, Nakari-Setälä T, Parkkinen T, Penttilä M & Rouvinen  J. (2004) Atomic resolution structure of the HFBII hydrophobin: a self-assembling  amphihile. J Biol Chem 279:527-533.
  3. Hakanpää J, Linder M, Popov A, Schmidt A & Rouvinen J. (2006) Hydrophobin HFBII in detail: ultrahigh-resolution structure at 0.75Å. Acta Crystallogr. Sect D: Biol. Crystallogr. 62:356-367.
  4. Hakanpää J, Szilvay G, Kaljunen H, Maksimainen M, Linder M & Rouvinen J. Two crystal structures of Trichoderma reesei hydrophobin HFBI - structure of a protein amphiphile with and without detergent interaction, submitted.