Monday, November 6, 2017 3:45 p.m.
Carson Family Auditorium
Seth Darst, Ph.D.
Jack Fishman Professor and Head
Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics
The Rockefeller University
Promoter Melting by Bacterial RNA Polymerase – One Step at a Time
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Bae, Brian; Feklistov, Andrey; Lass-Napiorkowska, Agnieszka; et al. (2015). Structure of a bacterial RNA polymerase holoenzyme open promoter complex. ELIFE. 4
Davis, Elizabeth; Chen, James; Leon, Katherine; et al. (2015). Mycobacterial RNA polymerase forms unstable open promoter complexes that are stabilized by CarD. 43 (1): 433-445
Chen, Jie; Darst, Seth A.; Thirumalai, D. (2010). Promoter melting triggered by bacterial RNA polymerase occurs in three steps. PNAS. 107 (28): 12523-12528