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David L. Levens, M.D., Ph.D.

Selected Publications

1)  Nie Z, Hu G, Wei G, Cui K, Yamane A, Resch W, Wang R, Green DR, Tessarollo L, Casellas R, Zhao K, Levens D.
c-Myc is a universal amplifier of expressed genes in lymphocytes and embryonic stem cells.
Cell. 151: 68-79, 2012.
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2)  Kouzine F, Wojtowicz D, Yamane A, Resch W, Kieffer-Kwon KR, Bandle R, Nelson S, Nakahashi H, Awasthi P, Feigenbaum L, Menoni H, Hoeijmakers J, Vermeulen W, Ge H, Przytycka TM, Levens D, Casellas R.
Global regulation of promoter melting in naive lymphocytes.
Cell. 153: 988-99, 2013.
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3)  Kouzine F, Gupta A, Baranello L, Wojtowicz D, Ben-Aissa K, Liu J, Przytycka TM, Levens D.
Transcription-dependent dynamic supercoiling is a short-range genomic force.
Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 20: 396-403, 2013.
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4)  Levens D.
Cellular MYCro Economics: Balancing MYC Function with MYC Expression.
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 3, 2013.
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5)  Levens D.
Cellular MYCro Economics: Balancing MYC Function with MYC Expression.
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 3, 2013.
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6)  Kouzine F, Sanford S, Elisha-Feil Z, Levens D.
The functional response of upstream DNA to dynamic supercoiling in vivo.
Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 15: 146-54, 2008.
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7)  Baranello L, Kouzine F, Levens D.
DNA Topoisomerases: Beyond the standard role.
Transcription. 4, 2013.
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8)  Hu G, Cui K, Northrup D, Liu C, Wang C, Tang Q, Ge K, Levens D, Crane-Robinson C, Zhao K.
H2A.Z facilitates access of active and repressive complexes to chromatin in embryonic stem cell self-renewal and differentiation.
Cell Stem Cell. 12: 180-92, 2013.
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9)  Matsushita K, Tamura M, Tanaka N, Tomonaga T, Matsubara H, Shimada H, Levens D, He L, Liu J, Yoshida M, Nomura F.
Interactions between SAP155 and FUSE-binding protein-interacting repressor bridges c-Myc and P27Kip1 expression.
Mol. Cancer Res. 11: 689-98, 2013.
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10)  Levens D, Aplan PD.
Notching up MYC gives a LIC.
Cell Stem Cell. 13: 8-9, 2013.
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This page was last updated on 12/6/2013.