Publications and Presentations

Accepted Journal Papers/ Original Research Articles
  1. Kory, N., Grond, S., Kamat, S. S., Li, Z., Krahmer, N., Chitraju, C., Zhou, P., Fronlich, F., Semova, I., Ejsing, C., Zechner, R., Cravatt, B. F., Farese, R. V., Walther, T. C. (2017) Mice lacking lipid droplet-associated hydrolase, a gene linked to human prostate cancer, have normal cholesterol ester metabolism Journal of Lipid Research 58, 226-235. 
  2. Kolar, M. J., Kamat, S. S., Parsons, W. H., Homan, E., Maher, T.,  Peroni, O., Syed, I., Molven, A., Kahn, B. B., Cravatt, B. F., Saghatelian, A. (2016) Branched fatty acid esters of hydroxy fatty acids are the preferred substrates of the MODY8 gene carboxyl ester lipase Biochemistry 55, 4636-4641.
  3. Ogura, Y., Parsons, W. H., Kamat, S. S., Cravatt, B. F. (2016) A calcium-dependent acyltransferase that produces N-acyl phosphatidylethanolamines, Nature Chemical Biology 12, 669-671.
  4. Parsons, W. H., Kolar, M. J., Kamat, S. S., Cognetta, A. B. III, Hulce, J. J., Saez, E., Kahn, B., Saghatelian, A., Cravatt, B. F. (2016) AIG1 and ADTRP are atypical integral membrane hydrolases that degrade bioactive FAHFAs, Nature Chemical Biology 12, 367-372.
  5. Kamat, S. S., Camara, K., Parsons, W. H., Chen, D. H., Dix, M. M., Bird, T. D., Howell, A. R., Cravatt, B. F. (2015) Immunomodulatory lysophosphatidylserines are regulated by ABHD16A and ABHD12 interplay, Nature Chemical Biology 11, 164-171. 
  6. Camara, K., Kamat, S. S., Lasota, C. C., Cravatt, B. F., Howell, A. R. (2015) Combining cross-metathesis and activity based protein profiling: new β-lactone motifs for targeting serine hydrolases, Bio. Org. Med. Chem. Lett. 25, 317-321.
  7. Korczynska, M., Xiang, D. F., Zhang, Z., Xu, C., Narindoshvili, T., Kamat, S. S., Williams, H. J., Chang, S. S., Kolb, P., Hillerich, B. S., Sauder, J. M., Burley, S. K., Almo, S. C., Swaminathan, S., Shoichet, B. K., Raushel, F. M. (2014) Functional annotation and structural characterization of a novel lactonase hydrolyzing D-xylono-1,4-lactone-5-phosphate and L-arabino-1,4-lactone-5-phosphate, Biochemistry 53, 4727-4738. 
  8. Kamat, S. S., Burgos, E. S., Raushel, F. M. (2013) Potent inhibition of the C-P lyase nucleosidase PhnI by immucillinA-triphosphate, Biochemistry 52, 7366-7368.
  9. Kamat, S. S., Williams, H. J., Dangott L. J., Chakrabarti, M., Raushel, F. M. (2013) The catalytic mechanism for the aerobic formation of methane by bacteria, Nature 497, 132-36.
  10. Kamat, S. S.Williams, H. J., Raushel, F. M. (2011) Intermediates in the transformation of phosphonates to phosphate by bacteria, Nature 480, 570-73. 
  11. Kamat, S. S.Holmes-Hampton, G. P., Bagaria, A., Kumran, D., Tichy, S. E., Gheyi, T., Zheng, X., Bain, K., Groshong, C., Emtage, S., Sauder, J. M., Burley, S. K., Swaminathan, S., Lindahl, P. A., Raushel, F. M. (2011) The catalase activity of diiron adenine deaminase, Protein Science 20, 2080-94.
  12. Kamat, S. S.Fan, H., Sauder, J. M., Burley, S. K., Shoichet, B. K., Sali, A., Raushel, F. M. (2011): Enzymatic deamination of the epigenetic base N-6-methyladenine, JACS 133, 2080-83. 
  13. Kamat, S. S., Bagaria, A., Kumaran, D., Holmes-Hampton, G. P., Fan, H., Sali, A., Sauder, J. M., Burley, S. K., Lindahl, P. A., Swaminathan, S., Raushel, F. M. (2011): Catalytic mechanism and three dimensional structure of adenine deaminase, Biochemistry 50, 1917-27. 
Invited Reviews/ Book Chapters/ Proceedings
  1. Kamat, S. S., Raushel, F. M. (2015) PhnJ - A novel radical SAM enzyme from the C-P lyase complex, Perspectives in Science 4, 32-37. 
  2. Kamat, S. S., Raushel, F. M. (2013) Adenine Deaminase, Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry (former Handbook of Metalloproteins) 1-9.
  3. Kamat, S. S., Raushel F. M. (2013) The enzymatic conversion of phosphonates to phosphate by bacteria, Current Opinions in Chemical Biology 17, 589-596. 
  4. Kamat, S. S.Williams, H. J., Raushel, F. M. (2013) Phosphonates to phosphate: A functional annotation of the essential genes of the phn operon in Escherichia coli5th International Symposium on Experimental Standard Conditions of Enzyme Characterizations (ESCEC)1-18.
  5. Kamat, S. S. (2012) Functional annotation and mechanistic characterization of enzymes with unknown functions: Studies on adenine deaminase, N-6-methyladenine deaminase and the C-P lyase pathway. Ph. D Thesis, Texas A&M University.