Featured Publications

Viral hijacking of a replicative helicase loader and its implications for helicase loading control and phage replication.

Hood IV, Berger JMElife. 2016 May 31;5. pii: e14158. doi: 10.7554/eLife.14158.

Crystal structure and stability of gyrase-fluoroquinolone cleaved complexes from Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Blower TR, Williamson BH, Kerns RJ, Berger JMProc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Feb 16;113(7):1706-13

Resveratrol: a novel type of topoisomerase II inhibitor.

Lee, JH, Wendorff TJ, Berger JM.  J Biol Chem. 2017 Dec 22;292(51):21011-21022.

An Atypical AAA+ ATPase Assembly Controls Efficient Transposition through DNA Remodeling and Transposase Recruitment.

Arias-Palomo E, Berger JM.Cell. 2015 Aug 13;162(4):860-71

Crystal structure of the eukaryotic origin recognition complex.

Bleichert F, Botchan MR, Berger JM. Nature. 2015 Mar 19;519(7543):321-6

Topoisomerase VI senses and exploits both DNA crossings and bends to facilitate strand passage.

Wendorff TJ and Berger JM.  Elife. 2018 Mar 29:7.

Ligand-induced and small-molecule control of substrate loading in a hexameric helicase.

Lawson MR, Dyer K, Berger JM.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Nov 29;113(48):13714-13719. 


Mechanisms for initiating cellular DNA replication.

Bleichert F, Botchan MR*, Berger JM* (*co-corresponding authors).  Science. 2017 Feb 24;355(6327).


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