Fall 2016

December 16, 2016
Presenter: Rhys Hakstol
Watters, K. E., Strobel, E. J., Yu, A. M., Lis, J. T., and Lucks, J. B. (2016) Cotranscriptional folding of a riboswitch at nucleotide resolution. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology 23, 1124-1131.
 
December 2, 2016
Presenter: Dora Capatos
Perli, S. D., Cui, C. H., and Lu, T. K. (2016) Continuous genetic recording with self-targeting CRISPR-Cas in human cells. Science.
 
November 25, 2016
Presenter: Taylor Sheahan
Quick, J., et al. (2016) Real-time, portable genome sequencing for Ebola surveillance. Nature 530, 228-232.
 
November 18, 2016
Presenter: Sarah Schultz
Akiyama, B. M., Laurence, H. M., Massey, A. R., Costantino, D. A., Xie, X., Yang, Y., Shi, P.-Y., Nix, J. C., Beckham, J. D., and Kieft, J. S. (2016) Zika virus produces noncoding RNAs using a multi-pseudoknot structure that confounds a cellular exonuclease. Science 354, 1148-1152.
 
November 4, 2016
Presenter: Cristina Carvalho Barbosa de Souza
Smirnov, A., Förstner, K. U., Holmqvist, E., Otto, A., Günster, R., Becher, D., Reinhardt, R., and Vogel, J. (2016) Grad-seq guides the discovery of ProQ as a major small RNA-binding protein. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, 11591-11596.
 
October 28, 2016
Presenter: Elijah Dueck
Li, X., Zhu, P., Ma, S., Song, J., Bai, J., Sun, F., and Yi, C. (2015) Chemical pulldown reveals dynamic pseudouridylation of the mammalian transcriptome. Nature Chemical Biology 11, 592-597.
 
October 21, 2016
Presenter: Jalyce Heller
Zoued, A., Durand, E., Brunet, Y. R., Spinelli, S., Douzi, B., Guzzo, M., Flaugnatti, N., Legrand, P., Journet, L., Fronzes, R., Mignot, T., Cambillau, C., and Cascales, E. (2016) Priming and polymerization of a bacterial contractile tail structure. Nature 531, 59-63.
 
October 7, 2016
Presenter: Erin Kelly
Dar, D., Shamir, M., Mellin, J. R., Koutero, M., Stern-Ginossar, N., Cossart, P., and Sorek, R. (2016) Term-seq reveals abundant ribo-regulation of antibiotics resistance in bacteria. Science 352, aad9822.
 
September 23, 2016
Presenter: Dominic Czekay
Xu, S., Cao, S., Zou, B., Yue, Y., Gu, C., Chen, X., Wang, P., Dong, X., Xiang, Z., Li, K., Zhu, M., Zhao, Q., and Zhou, G. (2016) An alternative novel tool for DNA editing without target sequence limitation: the structure-guided nuclease. Genome Biology 17, 186.
 
September 16, 2016
Presenter: Luc Roberts
Horning, D. P., and Joyce, G. F. (2016) Amplification of RNA by an RNA polymerase ribozyme. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113, 9786-9791.
 
September 9, 2016
Presenter: Dr. Senthil Kumar Duraikannu Kailasam
Aw, J. G. A., Shen, Y., Wilm, A., Sun, M., Lim, X. N., Boon, K.-L., Tapsin, S., Chan, Y.-S., Tan, C.-P., and Sim, A. Y. (2016) In vivo mapping of eukaryotic RNA interactomes reveals principles of higher-order organization and regulation. Molecular Cell 62, 603-617.