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Upcoming Seminars

"Molecular mechanisms of synaptic assembly and function: Lesson from C. elegans"
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Daniel Colon-Ramos, Ph.D., (Yale University)
Hosted by:Yishi Jin & Gulcin Pekkurnaz
Location:Zoom
SPECIAL JOINT SEMINAR WITH BIOLOGY
For seminar link, please contact smportillo@health.ucsd.edu

Recent Publications

1/4/2021
Author Correction: An atlas of dynamic chromatin landscapes in mouse fetal development
Gorkin DU, Barozzi I, Zhao Y, Zhang Y, Huang H, Lee AY, Li B, Chiou J, Wildberg A, Ding B, Zhang B, Wang M, Strattan JS, Davidson JM, Qiu Y, Afzal V, Akiyama JA, Plajzer-Frick I, Novak CS, Kato M, Garvin TH, Pham QT, Harrington AN, Mannion BJ, Lee EA, Fukuda-Yuzawa Y, He Y, Preissl S, Chee S, Han JY, Williams BA, Trout D, Amrhein H, Yang H, Cherry JM, Wang W, Gaulton K, Ecker JR, Shen Y, Dickel DE, Visel A, Pennacchio LA, Ren B
Nature ():
PUBMED ID: 33398137
DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-03089-4
1/4/2021
ZNF143 mediates CTCF-bound promoter-enhancer loops required for murine hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell function
Zhou Q, Yu M, Tirado-Magallanes R, Li B, Kong L, Guo M, Tan ZH, Lee S, Chai L, Numata A, Benoukraf T, Fullwood MJ, Osato M, Ren B, Tenen DG
Nat Commun12 (1): 43
PUBMED ID: 33397967
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-20282-1
1/4/2021
Promoter-proximal CTCF binding promotes distal enhancer-dependent gene activation
Kubo N, Ishii H, Xiong X, Bianco S, Meitinger F, Hu R, Hocker JD, Conte M, Gorkin D, Yu M, Li B, Dixon JR, Hu M, Nicodemi M, Zhao H, Ren B
Nat Struct Mol Biol ():
PUBMED ID: 33398174
DOI: 10.1038/s41594-020-00539-5