Recommended Readings: Howard Chang, M.D., Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

Genome Regulation by Long Noncoding RNA

Howard Chang, M.D., Ph.D., early career scientist,

Howard Hughes Medical Institute; professor of dermatology,

Stanford University School of Medicine, member, Stanford Cancer Center and Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

February 10, 2012

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

Caspary Auditorium


Recommended Readings:

Hung, T., Y. Wang, M. F. Lin, A. K. Koegel, Y. Kotake, G. D. Grant, H. M. Horlings, et al. 2011. Extensive and coordinated transcription of noncoding RNAs within cell-cycle promoters. Nature genetics 43, (7): 621-629

Rinn, J. L., M. Kertesz, J. K. Wang, S. L. Squazzo, X. Xu, S. A. Brugmann, L. H. Goodnough, et al. 2007. Functional demarcation of active and silent chromatin domains in human HOX loci by noncoding RNAs. Cell 129, (7): 1311-1323

Tsai, M. -C, O. Manor, Y. Wan, N. Mosammaparast, J. K. Wang, F. Lan, Y. Shi, E. Segal, and H. Y. Chang. 2010. Long noncoding RNA as modular scaffold of histone modification complexes. Science 329, (5992): 689-693

Wang, K., and H. Chang. 2011. Molecular mechanisms of long noncoding RNAs. Molecular cell 43, (6): 904-914

Wang, K. C., Y. W. Yang, B. Liu, A. Sanyal, R. Corces-Zimmerman, Y. Chen, B. R. Lajoie, et al. 2011. A long noncoding RNA maintains active chromatin to coordinate homeotic gene expression. Nature 472, (7341): 120-126