Alberto Riera and Silvia Tognetti’s 3D computer model of MCM2-7 published in BPoD – Biomedical Picture of the Day.
Silvia Tognetti successfully defends her PhD thesis, on helicase activation mechanisms during initiation of DNA replication. Congratulations Dr Tognetti!
Riera, A., Tognetti, S., Speck, C. (2014). Helicase loading: How to build a MCM2-7 double-hexamer. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology 30C, 104-109.
Sun, J.*, Evrin, C.*, Samel, S. A., Fernández-Cid, A., Riera, A., Kawakami, H., Stillman, B.†, Speck, C.†, Li, H.† (2013). Cryo-EM structure of a helicase loading intermediate containing ORC–Cdc6–Cdt1–MCM2-7 bound to DNA. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology 20, 944-951.
*Shared first authorship; †Corresponding authors
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Fernández-Cid, A.*, Riera, A.*, Tognetti, S., Herrera, M. C., Samel, S., Evrin, C., Winkler, C., Gardenal, E., Uhle. S., Speck, C. (2013). An ORC/Cdc6/MCM2-7 complex is formed in a multistep reaction to serve as a platform for MCM double-hexamer formation. Molecular Cell 50, 577-588.
*Shared first authorship
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A report of the Keystone Symposium ‘DNA Replication and Recombination’ held in Keystone, USA, 27 February to 4 March 2011.
Johansson, E., Speck, C. and Chabes, A. (2011). A top-down view on DNA replication and recombination from 9,000 feet above sea level. Genome Biology 12, 304.
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