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Student Publications

The following is a list of representative MCCB student-led publications:

Acharya D, Hainer SJ, Yoon Y, Wang F, Bach I, Rivera-Pérez JA, Fazzio TG (2017). KAT-independent gene regulation by Tip60 promotes ESC self-renewal but not pluripotency. Cell Rep. 19(4):671-679.

Choi A, Illendula A, Pulikkan JA, Roderick JE, Tesell J, Yu J, Hermance N, Zhu LJ, Castilla LH, Bushweller JH, Kelliher MA (2017). RUNX1 is required for oncogenic Myb and Myc enhancer activity in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Blood 130(15):1722-1733.

Lin L, Rodrigues FSLM, Kary C, Contet A, Logan M, Baxter RHG, Wood W, Baehrecke EH (2017). Complement-related regulates autophagy in neighboring cells. Cell 170(1):158-171.

Hwang Y, Futran M, Hidalgo D, Pop R, Iyer DR, Scully R, Rhind N, Socolovsky M (2017). Global increase in replication fork speed during a p57KIP2-regulated erythroid cell fate switch. Science Adv 3(5):e1700298.

Bolukbasi MF, Liu P, Luk K, Kwok SF, Gupta A, Amrani N, Sontheimer EJ, Zhu LJ, Wolfe SA (2018). Orthogonal Cas9-Cas9 chimeras provide a versatile platform for genome editing. Nat Commun 9(1):4856.

Cotton JL, Li Q, Ma L, Park J-S, Wang J, Ou J, Zhu LJ, Ip YT, Johnson RL, Mao J (2017). YAP/TAZ and Hedgehog coordinate growth and patterning in gastrointestinal mesenchyme. Dev Cell 43(1):35-47.

Dai W, Usami Y, Wu Y, Göttlinger H (2018). A long cytoplasmic loop governs the sensitivity of the anti-viral host protein SERINC5 to HIV-1 Nef. Cell Rep 22(4):869-875.

Elaimy AL, Amante JJ, Zhu LJ, Wang M, Walmsley CS, FitzGerald TJ, Goel HL, Mercurio AM (2019) The VEGF receptor neuropilin 2 promotes homologous recombination by stimulating YAP/TAZ-mediated Rad51 expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 116(28):14174-14180.

Nayak S. Calvo JA, Cong K, Peng M, Berthiaume E, Jackson J, Zaino AM, Vindigni A, Hadden MK, Cantor SB (2020) Inhibition of the translesion synthesis polymerase REV1 exploits replication gaps as a cancer vulnerability. Sci Adv 6(24):eaaz7808.

Diwanji N and Bergmann A (2020) Basement membrane damage by ROS and JNK-mediated Mmp2 activation drives macrophage recruitment to overgrown tissue. Nature Commun 11(1):3631.

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