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Dr Matthew Baker 

Crabtree, B., Holloway, D.E., Baker, M.D., Acharya, K.R., and Subramanian, V. (2007)
Biological and Structural Features of Murine Angiogenin-4, an Angiogenic Protein.
Biochemistry, 46, 2431 – 2443.

Matthew D. Baker and K. Ravi Acharya. Superantigens: Structure, Function, and Diversity. In Superantigens: Molecular Basis for Their Role in Human Diseases by Malak Kotb and John Fraser(2007) ASM Press

Baker MD, Holloway DE, Swaminathan GJ and Acharya KR (2006) Crystal Structures of Eosinophil-Derived Neurotoxin (EDN) in Complex with the Inhibitors 5'-ATP, Ap3A, Ap4A and Ap5A. Biochemistry 45, 416-426

Baker MD and Acharya KR. Comparative 3-Dimenensional structure of bacterial superantigenic toxins. In The Comprehensive Sourcebook of Bacterial Protein Toxins. (2005) Elsevier Inc

Baker MD and Acharya KR. The superantigens. In Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine. (2005) Wiley

Baker MD, Gendlina I, Collins CM and Acharya KR (2004) Crystal structure of a dimeric form of streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin A (SpeA1). Protein Science, 2285-2290

Matthew D Baker and K Ravi Acharya (2004) Superantigens: Structure-function relationships Int. J. Med. Microbiol. 293, 529-537

Holloway DE, Chavali GB, Hares MC, Baker MD, Subbarao GV, Shapiro R and Acharya KR (2004) Crystallographic Studies on Structural Features that Determine the Enzymatic Specificity and Potency of Human Angiogenin: Thr44, Thr80 and Residues 38-41. Biochemistry 43, 1230-1241

Papageorgiou AC, Baker MD, McLeod JD, Goda S, Manzotti CN, Sansom DM, Tranter HS and Acharya KR (2004) Identification of a secondary zinc-binding site in Staphylococcal enterotoxin C2: Implications for superantigen recognition. J. Biol. Chem. 279, 1297-1303

Baker MD & Acharya KR (2003) Superantigens: Structure, function and diversity. Methods Mol. Biol. 214, 1-31

Baker MD, Papageorgiou AC, Titball RW, Miller J, White S, Lingard, B, Lee, JJ, Cavanagh, D, Kehoe, MA, Robinson, JH & Acharya KR (2002) Structural and functional role of threonine-112 in a superantigen Staphylococcus aureus enterotoxin-B. J. Biol. Chem. 277, 2756-2763

Baker M, Gutman DM, Papageorgiou AC, Collins CM & Acharya KR (2001) Structural features of a zinc-binding site in the superantigen Streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin A (SpeA1): Implications for MHC class II recognition. Protein Sci. 10, 1268-1273.