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Michael Lichten, Ph.D.

Selected Publications

1)  De Muyt A, Jessop L, Kolar E, Sourirajan A, Chen J, Dayani Y, Lichten M.
BLM helicase ortholog Sgs1 is a central regulator of meiotic recombination intermediate metabolism.
Mol. Cell. 46: 43-53, 2012.
2)  Lichten M, de Massy B.
The impressionistic landscape of meiotic recombination.
Cell. 147: 267-70, 2011.
3)  Dayani Y, Simchen G, Lichten M.
Meiotic Recombination Intermediates Are Resolved with Minimal Crossover Formation during Return-to-Growth, an Analogue of the Mitotic Cell Cycle.
PLoS Genet. 7: e1002083, 2011.
4)  Goldfarb T, Lichten M.
Frequent and efficient use of the sister chromatid for DNA double-strand break repair during budding yeast meiosis.
PLoS Biol. 8: e1000520, 2010.
5)  Buhler C, Shroff R, Lichten M.
Genome-wide mapping of meiotic DNA double-strand breaks in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Methods Mol. Biol. 557: 143-64, 2009.
6)  Jordan P, Copsey A, Newnham L, Kolar E, Lichten M, Hoffmann E.
Ipl1/Aurora B kinase coordinates synaptonemal complex disassembly with cell cycle progression and crossover formation in budding yeast meiosis.
Genes Dev. 23: 2237-51, 2009.
7)  Oh SD, Jessop L, Lao JP, Allers T, Lichten M, Hunter N.
Stabilization and electrophoretic analysis of meiotic recombination intermediates in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Methods Mol. Biol. 557: 209-34, 2009.
8)  Lichten M.
Genomics: Thoroughly modern meiosis.
Nature. 454: 421-2, 2008.
9)  Jessop L, Lichten M.
Mus81/Mms4 endonuclease and Sgs1 helicase collaborate to ensure proper recombination intermediate metabolism during meiosis.
Mol. Cell. 31: 313-23, 2008.
10)  Sourirajan A, Lichten M.
Polo-like kinase Cdc5 drives exit from pachytene during budding yeast meiosis.
Genes Dev. 22: 2627-32, 2008.
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