Publications

Recent Publications

Ringel, A.E., R. Ryznar, H. Picariello, K-L. Huang, A. G. Lazarus, and S. G. Holmes, 2013. Yeast Tdh3 (glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase) is a Sir2-interacting factor that regulates transcriptional silencing and rDNA recombination. PLOS Genetics 9 (10): e1003871.   http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1003871

Sharma, U., D. Stefanova, and S. G. Holmes, 2013. Histone variant H2A.Z regulates sister chromatid cohesion in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Molecular and Cellular Biology 33: 3473-3481. http://mcb.asm.org/content/33/17/3473.long

Motwani, T., M. Poddar, and S.G. Holmes, 2012. Sir3 and Epigenetic Inheritance of Silent Chromatin in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Molecular and Cellular Biology 32: 2784-2793.  http://mcb.asm.org/content/32/14/2784.long

Lazarus, A.G. and S. G. Holmes, 2011.  A cis-acting tRNA gene imposes the cell cycle progression requirement for establishing silencing at the HMR locus in yeast.  Genetics 187: 425-439. http://www.genetics.org/content/187/2/425.long

Martins-Taylor, K., U. Sharma, T. Rozario, and S. G. Holmes, 2011. H2A.Z (Htz1) controls the cell-cycle dependent establishment of transcriptional silencing at yeast telomeres. Genetics 187:89-104. http://www.genetics.org/content/187/1/89.long

 Motwani, T., R. Doris, S. G. Holmes, and M. R. Flory, 2010. Ccq1p and the Condensin Proteins Cut3p and Cut14p Prevent Telomere Entanglements in the Fission Yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe.   Eukaryotic Cell 9:1612-1621.  http://ec.asm.org/content/9/10/1612.long

Hickman, M.,  K. McCullough, A. Woike, L. Raducha-Grace, T. Rozario, M. L. Dula, E. Anderson, D. Margalit, and S. G. Holmes, 2007. Isolation and characterization of conditional alleles of the yeast SIR2 gene.  Journal of Molecular Biology 367:1246-1257. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022283607000848

Matecic, M., K. Martins-Taylor, M. Hickman, J. Tanny, D. Moazed, and S. G. Holmes, 2006.  New alleles of SIR2 define cell cycle specific silencing functions. Genetics 173:1939-1950.  http://www.genetics.org/content/173/4/1939.long

Martins-Taylor, K., M.L. Dula, and S.G. Holmes, 2004. Heterochromatin spreading at yeast telomeres occurs in M-phase. Genetics 168: 65-75.  http://www.genetics.org/content/168/1/65.long

Papacs, L.A., Y. Sun, E. Anderson, J. Sun, and S. G. Holmes, 2004.  REP3-mediated silencing in Saccharomyces cerevisiaeGenetics 166: 79-87.  http://www.genetics.org/content/166/1/79.long

Matecic, M., S. Stuart, and S.G. Holmes, 2002.  SIR2-induced inviability is suppressed by histone H4 overexpression.  Genetics 162: 973-976.  http://www.genetics.org/content/162/2/973.long

Holmes, S.G. and M.M. Smith, 2001. Replication of minichromosomes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae is sensitive to histone gene copy number and strain ploidy.  Yeast. 18: 291-300.  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/1097-0061(20010315)18:4%3C291::AID-YEA668%3E3.0.CO;2-V/full

Dula, M.L. and S.G. Holmes, 2000.  Mga2p and Spt23p are modifiers of transcriptional silencing in yeast.  Genetics 156: 933-941.  http://www.genetics.org/content/156/3/933.long

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Assay for chromosome cohesion from Sharma et al, Molecular and Cellular Biology 33: 3473-3481