Recommended Readings: Dinshaw J. Patel, Ph.D., Friday Oct. 30, 2009

Friday Lecture Series

Small RNAs: Mediators of Gene Regulation and RNA Silencing

Dinshaw J. Patel, Ph. D.

Abby Rockefeller Mauze Chair in Experimental Therapeutics, structural biology program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center;

professor, graduate program in biochemistry and structural biology, Weill School of Medical Sciences, Cornell University

October 30, 2009

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Articles:

Broyde, S., L. Wang, O. Rechkoblit, N. E. Geacintov, and D. J. Patel. 2008. Lesion processing: High-fidelity versus lesion-bypass DNA polymerases. Trends in biochemical sciences 33, (5): 209-219

Patel, D. J., J. B. Ma, Y. R. Yuan, K. Ye, Y. Pei, V. Kuryavyi, L. Malinina, G. Meister, and T. Tuschl. 2006. Structural biology of RNA silencing and its functional implications. Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology 71, : 81-93

Patel, D. J., A. T. Phan, and V. Kuryavyi. 2007. Human telomere, oncogenic promoter and 5′-UTR G-quadruplexes: Diverse higher order DNA and RNA targets for cancer therapeutics. Nucleic acids research 35, (22): 7429-7455

Serganov, A., L. Huang, and D. J. Patel. 2008. Structural insights into amino acid binding and gene control by a lysine riboswitch. Nature 455, (7217): 1263-1267

Taverna, S. D., H. Li, A. J. Ruthenburg, C. D. Allis, and D. J. Patel. 2007. How chromatin-binding modules interpret histone modifications: Lessons from professional pocket pickers. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 14, (11): 1025-1040

Zhang, X., Y. -R Yuan, Y. Pei, S. -S Lin, T. Tuschl, D. J. Patel, and N. -H Chua. 2006. Cucumber mosaic virus-encoded 2b suppressor inhibits arabidopsis Argonaute1 cleavage activity to counter plant defense. Genes and Development 20, (23): 3255-3268