Recommended Readings: Arun Mehra, Ph.D.; September 9, 2009

Monday Lecture Series

Temperature Compensation in Fungal and Bacterial Oscillators

Arun Mehra, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Genetics,

Dartmouth Medical School

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

(Refreshments, 3:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m.)

Second Floor, Welch Hall

Recommended Articles:

Dunlap, J. C., J. J. Loros, H. V. Colot, A. Mehra, W. J. Belden, M. Shi, C. I. Hong, et al. 2007. A circadian clock in Neurospora: How genes and proteins cooperate to produce a sustained, entrainable, and compensated biological oscillator with a period of about a day. Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology. 72:57-68.

Gooch, V. D., A. Mehra, L. F. Larrondo, J. Fox, M. Touroutoutoudis, J. J. Loros, and J. C. Dunlap. 2008. Fully codon-optimized luciferase uncovers novel temperature characteristics of the Neurospora clock. Eukaryotic Cell. 7(1):28-37.

Loros, J. J., J. C. Dunlap, L. F. Larrondo, M. Shi, W. J. Belden, V. D. Gooch, C. H. Chen, et al. 2007. Circadian output, input, and intracellular oscillators: Insights into the circadian systems of single cells. Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology. 72:201-214. Contact Markus Library by sending article request to librequest@rockefeller.edu or fax request to ext. 7840.

Mehra, A., C. I. Hong, M. Shi, J. J. Loros, J. C. Dunlap, and P. Ruoff. 2006. Circadian rhythmicity by autocatalysis. PLoS Computational Biology. 2(7):0816-0823.

Mehra, A., Hong, C.I., Shi, M., Loros, J.J., Dunlap, J.C., Ruoff, P. 2006. Circadian rhythmicity by autocatalysis. PLoS computational biology. 2(7).

Mehra, A., M. Shi, C. L. Baker, H. V. Colot, J. J. Loros, and J. C. Dunlap. 2009. A role for casein kinase 2 in the mechanism underlying circadian temperature compensation. Cell. 137(4):749-760.