Recommended Readings: Anthony Leung Ph.D. April 12, 2010

Monday Lecture Series

Poly(ADP-ribose) Regulates microRNA Activity and

Stress Responses in the Cytoplasm

Anthony Leung, Ph.D.,

Senior Postdoctoral Fellow

Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Special Fellow of Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 

April 12, 2010

Welch Hall,  Level Two

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

Recommended Readings:

Pothof J, Verkaik NS, Hoeijmakers JHJ, et al.  2009.    MicroRNA responses and stress granule formation modulate the DNA damage response.  CELL CYCLE    8(21):3462-3468   

Pothof J, Verkaik NS, van IJcken W, et al.   2009.   MicroRNA-mediated gene silencing modulates the UV-induced DNA-damage response.   EMBO JOURNAL   28(14):2090-2099

Andersson MK, Stahlberg A, Arvidsson Y, et al.  2008.   The multifunctional FUS, EWS and TAF15 proto-oncoproteins show cell type-specific expression patterns and involvement in cell spreading and stress response.   BMC CELL BIOLOGY   9(Article No. 37)

 Leung AKL.  2008.   MicroRNA and stress: Cellular and molecular perspectives.    BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY    63(7): 52S-53S   Supplement: Suppl. S   

Leung AKL, Calabrese JM, Sharp PA.  2006.   Quantitative analysis of Argonaute protein reveals microRNA-dependent localization to stress granules.   PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA    103(48):18125-18130   

Balzer E, Moss EG.  2007.  Localization of the developmental timing regulator Lin28 to mRNP complexes, P-bodies and stress granules.     RNA BIOLOGY    4(1):16-25