Recommended Readings: Diana Libuda, Ph.D. Wednesday, January 22

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium

Diana Libuda, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Developmental Biology
Stanford University School of Medicine

Making the right decision: repairing DNA breaks during meiosis

Recommended Readings:

Empirical Articles

Libuda, D. E., Uzawa, S., Meyer, B. J., & Villeneuve, A. M. (2013). Meiotic chromosome structures constrain and respond to designation of crossover sites. Nature, 502(7473), 703–706. doi:10.1038/nature12577

Martinez-Perez, E., & Villeneuve, A. M. (2005). HTP-1-dependent constraints coordinate homolog pairing and synapsis and promote chiasma formation during C . elegans meiosisGenes & Development, 19(22), 2727–2743. doi:10.1101/gad.1338505.recombination

Rosu, S., Libuda, D. E., & Villeneuve, A. M. (2011). Robust crossover assurance and regulated interhomolog access maintain meiotic crossover number. Science, 334(6060), 1286–1289. doi:10.1126/science.1212424

Yokoo, R., Zawadzki, K. A., Nabeshima, K., Drake, M., Arur, S., & Villeneuve, A. M. (2012). COSA-1 reveals robust homeostasis and separable licensing and reinforcement steps governing meiotic crossovers. Cell, 149(1), 75–87. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2012.01.052

Review Papers

Martinez-Perez, E., & Colaiácovo, M. P. (2009). Distribution of meiotic recombination events: talking to your neighbors. Current Opinion in Genetics & Development, 19(2), 105–112. doi:10.1016/j.gde.2009.02.005

Page, S. L., & Hawley, R. S. (2003). Chromosome choreography: the meiotic ballet. Science, 301(5634), 785–789. doi:10.1126/science.1086605