Fall 2018

December 7, 2018
Presenter: Luc Roberts
Kampen, K.R., Sulima, S.O., Verbelen, B., Girardi, T., Vereecke, S., Rinaldi, G., Verbeeck, J., Op de Beeck, J., Uyttebroeck, A., Meijerink, J.P.P. et al. (2018) The ribosomal RPL10 R98S mutation drives IRES-dependent BCL-2 translation in T-ALL. Leukemia.
November 30, 2018
Presenter: Taylor Sheahan
Toda, S., Blauch, L.R., Tang, S.K.Y., Morsut, L. and Lim, W.A. (2018) Programming self-organizing multicellular structures with synthetic cell-cell signaling. Science, 361, 156-162.
November 23, 2018
Presenter: Jalyce Heller
Simsek, D., Tiu, G.C., Flynn, R.A., Byeon, G.W., Leppek, K., Xu, A.F., Chang, H.Y. and Barna, M. (2017) The Mammalian Ribo-interactome Reveals Ribosome Functional Diversity and Heterogeneity. Cell, 169, 1051-1065.e1018.
November 9, 2018
Presenter: Justin Vigar
Cambray, G., Guimaraes, J.C. and Arkin, A.P. (2018) Evaluation of 244,000 synthetic sequences reveals design principles to optimize translation in Escherichia coliNature Biotechnology, 36, 1005.
November 2, 2018
Presenter: Matthew Stuart-Edwards
Simpson, J.T., Workman, R.E., Zuzarte, P.C., David, M., Dursi, L.J. and Timp, W. (2017) Detecting DNA cytosine methylation using nanopore sequencing. Nature Methods, 14, 407. 
October 26, 2018
Presenter: Dr. Jumai Abioye
Halperin, S.O., Tou, C.J., Wong, E.B., Modavi, C., Schaffer, D.V. and Dueber, J.E. (2018) CRISPR-guided DNA polymerases enable diversification of all nucleotides in a tunable window. Nature, 560, 248-252.
October 12, 2018
Presenter: Dr. Julia Guegueniat
Chatterjee, K., Majumder, S., Wan, Y., Shah, V., Wu, J., Huang, H.-Y. and Hopper, A.K. (2017) Sharing the load: Mex67–Mtr2 cofunctions with Los1 in primary tRNA nuclear export. Genes & Development, 31, 2186-2198.
October 5, 2018
Presenter: Timothy Vos
Kornprobst, M., Turk, M., Kellner, N., Cheng, J., Flemming, D., Koš-Braun, I., Koš, M., Thoms, M., Berninghausen, O., Beckmann, R. et al. (2016) Architecture of the 90S Pre-ribosome: A Structural View on the Birth of the Eukaryotic Ribosome. Cell, 166, 380-393.
September 21, 2018
Presenter: Harland Brandon
Peselis, A. and Serganov, A. (2018) ykkC riboswitches employ an add-on helix to adjust specificity for polyanionic ligands. Nature Chemical Biology, 14, 887-894.
September 14, 2018
Presenter: Chris Isaac
Dwidar, M. and Yokobayashi, Y. (2017) Controlling Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus Gene Expression and Predation Using Synthetic Riboswitches. ACS Synthetic Biology, 6, 2035-2041.
September 7, 2018
Presenter: Dominic Czekay
De Zoysa, M.D., Wu, G., Katz, R. and Yu, Y.-T. (2018) Guide-substrate base-pairing requirement for box H/ACA RNA-guided RNA pseudouridylation. RNA, 24, 1106-1117.