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Yamini Dalal, Ph.D.

Selected Publications

1)  Walkiewicz M, Bui M, Quenet D, Yamini D.
Biochemical and Biophysical characterization of histone variant nucleosomes. In: Methods Molecular Biology (In: Cell Cycle Control: Mechanisms and Protocols, Second Edition).
Springer; 2014. In Press. [Book Chapter]
2)  Walkiewicz M, Dimitriadis E, Dalal Y.
CENP-A octamers do not confer a reduction in height by AFM.
Nature Structure Molecular Biology. 2014.
Full Text Article. In Press. [Journal]
3)  Volle C, Dalal Y.
Histone variants: The tricksters of the chromatin world.
Current Opinions in Genetics and Development. 2014.
Full Text Article. In Press. [Journal]
4)  Dalal Y, McNally J.
Now you see it, now you don't: A biochemist's primer for advances in high resolution microscopy.
Physics of Life Sciences (Elsevier). 1, 2013.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
5)  Bui M, Walkiewicz MP, Dimitriadis EK, Dalal Y.
The CENP-A nucleosome: A battle between Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
Nucleus. 4: 1, 2013.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
6)  Quenet D, Walkiewicz M, Dalal Y.
Chromatin at the Intersection of Disease and Therapy. In: Toxicology and Epigenetics . Volume 1.
Hoboken NJ: Wiley Press ; 2012. p. 51-72 [Book Chapter]
7)  Quénet D, McNally JG, Dalal Y.
Through thick and thin: the conundrum of chromatin fibre folding in vivo.
EMBO Rep. 1, 2012.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
8)  Bui M, Dimitriadis EK, Hoischen C, An E, Quenet D, Giebe S, Nita-Lazar A, Diekmann S, Dalal Y.
Cell-Cycle-Dependent Structural Transitions in the Human CENP-A Nucleosome In Vivo.
Cell. 150: 317-26, 2012.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
9)  Quenet D, Dalal Y.
The CENP-A nucleosome: a dynamic structure and role at the centromere.
Chromosome Research. 1-15, 2012.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
10)  Quenet D, Dimitriadis EK, Dalal Y.
Atomic Force Microscopy of Chromatin. In: Atomic Force Microscopy Investigations into Biology - From Cell to Protein .
Rijeka, Croatia: InTech; 2012. p. 195-218 [Book Chapter]
11)  Dimitriadis EK, Weber C, Gill RK, Diekmann S, Dalal Y.
Tetrameric organization of vertebrate centromeric nucleosomes.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 107: 20317-22, 2010.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
12)  Dalal Y, Bui M.
Down the rabbit hole of centromere assembly and dynamics.
Current opinion in cell biology. 1, 2010.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
13)  Ambartsumyan G, Gill RK, Perez SD, Conway D, Vincent J, Dalal Y, Clark AT.
Centromere protein A dynamics in human pluripotent stem cell self-renewal, differentiation and DNA damage.
Human molecular genetics. 1, 2010.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
14)  Dalal Y.
Alternative Nucleosomal states. In: McGraw-Hill Science and Technology Research Updates 2010.
New York: McGraw-Hill Science and Technology; 2010. p. 11-12 [Book Chapter]
15)  Dalal Y.
Epigenetic specification of centromeres.
Biochem. Cell Biol. 87: 273-82, 2009.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
16)  Wang H, Dalal Y, Henikoff S, Lindsay S.
Single-epitope recognition imaging of native chromatin.
Epigenetics & chromatin. 1: 10, 2008.
Full Text Article. [Journal]
17)  Dalal Y, Furuyama T, Vermaak D, Henikoff S.
Structure, dynamics, and evolution of centromeric nucleosomes.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 104: 15974-81, 2007.
18)  Dalal Y, Wang H, Lindsay S, Henikoff S.
Tetrameric structure of centromeric nucleosomes in interphase Drosophila cells.
PLoS Biol. 5: e218, 2007.
19)  Furuyama T, Dalal Y, Henikoff S.
Chaperone-mediated assembly of centromeric chromatin in vitro.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 103: 6172-7, 2006.
20)  Henikoff S, Dalal Y.
Centromeric chromatin: what makes it unique?.
Curr. Opin. Genet. Dev. 15: 177-84, 2005.
21)  Dalal Y, Fleury TJ, Cioffi A, Stein A.
Long-range oscillation in a periodic DNA sequence motif may influence nucleosome array formation.
Nucleic Acids Res. 33: 934-45, 2005.
22)  Cioffi A, Dalal Y, Stein A.
DNA sequence alterations affect nucleosome array formation of the chicken ovalbumin gene.
Biochemistry. 43: 6709-22, 2004.
23)  Stein A, Dalal Y, Fleury TJ.
Circle ligation of in vitro assembled chromatin indicates a highly flexible structure.
Nucleic Acids Res. 30: 5103-9, 2002.
24)  Stein A, Dalal Y.
Conservation of Sequence and Structure Flanking the Mouse and Human b-globin Loci: the b-globin genes are embedded within an array of odorant Receptor Genes.
Chemtracs Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 12: 945, 1999.
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