Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Colloquium
Thursdays, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC San Diego, Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, Fung Auditorium
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Publications

Key Publications

  1. Wheeler, EC, Vu, AQ, Einstein, JM, DiSalvo, M, Ahmed, N, Van Nostrand, EL et al.. Pooled CRISPR screens with imaging on microraft arrays reveals stress granule-regulatory factors. Nat. Methods. 2020;17 (6):636-642. doi: 10.1038/s41592-020-0826-8. PubMed PMID:32393832 PubMed Central PMC7357298.
  2. Liao, MJ, Din, MO, Tsimring, L, Hasty, J. Rock-paper-scissors: Engineered population dynamics increase genetic stability. Science. 2019;365 (6457):1045-1049. doi: 10.1126/science.aaw0542. PubMed PMID:31488693 PubMed Central PMC6988775.
  3. Lee, DD, Galera-Laporta, L, Bialecka-Fornal, M, Moon, EC, Shen, Z, Briggs, SP et al.. Magnesium Flux Modulates Ribosomes to Increase Bacterial Survival. Cell. 2019;177 (2):352-360.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.01.042. PubMed PMID:30853217 PubMed Central PMC6814349.
  4. Antonova-Koch, Y, Meister, S, Abraham, M, Luth, MR, Ottilie, S, Lukens, AK et al.. Open-source discovery of chemical leads for next-generation chemoprotective antimalarials. Science. 2018;362 (6419):. doi: 10.1126/science.aat9446. PubMed PMID:30523084 PubMed Central PMC6516198.
  5. Martinez-Corral, R, Liu, J, Süel, GM, Garcia-Ojalvo, J. Bistable emergence of oscillations in growing Bacillus subtilis biofilms. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2018;115 (36):E8333-E8340. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1805004115. PubMed PMID:30127028 PubMed Central PMC6130386.
  6. Link, VM, Duttke, SH, Chun, HB, Holtman, IR, Westin, E, Hoeksema, MA et al.. Analysis of Genetically Diverse Macrophages Reveals Local and Domain-wide Mechanisms that Control Transcription Factor Binding and Function. Cell. 2018;173 (7):1796-1809.e17. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.04.018. PubMed PMID:29779944 PubMed Central PMC6003872.
  7. Muse, ED, Yu, S, Edillor, CR, Tao, J, Spann, NJ, Troutman, TD et al.. Cell-specific discrimination of desmosterol and desmosterol mimetics confers selective regulation of LXR and SREBP in macrophages. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2018;115 (20):E4680-E4689. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1714518115. PubMed PMID:29632203 PubMed Central PMC5960280.
  8. Zhang, W, Bojorquez-Gomez, A, Velez, DO, Xu, G, Sanchez, KS, Shen, JP et al.. A global transcriptional network connecting noncoding mutations to changes in tumor gene expression. Nat. Genet. 2018;50 (4):613-620. doi: 10.1038/s41588-018-0091-2. PubMed PMID:29610481 PubMed Central PMC5893414.
  9. Cowell, AN, Istvan, ES, Lukens, AK, Gomez-Lorenzo, MG, Vanaerschot, M, Sakata-Kato, T et al.. Mapping the malaria parasite druggable genome by using in vitro evolution and chemogenomics. Science. 2018;359 (6372):191-199. doi: 10.1126/science.aan4472. PubMed PMID:29326268 PubMed Central PMC5925756.
  10. Li, Y, Jin, M, O'Laughlin, R, Bittihn, P, Tsimring, LS, Pillus, L et al.. Multigenerational silencing dynamics control cell aging. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2017;114 (42):11253-11258. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1703379114. PubMed PMID:29073021 PubMed Central PMC5651738.
  11. Erickson, DW, Schink, SJ, Patsalo, V, Williamson, JR, Gerland, U, Hwa, T et al.. A global resource allocation strategy governs growth transition kinetics of Escherichia coli. Nature. 2017;551 (7678):119-123. doi: 10.1038/nature24299. PubMed PMID:29072300 PubMed Central PMC5901684.
  12. Dekker, J, Belmont, AS, Guttman, M, Leshyk, VO, Lis, JT, Lomvardas, S et al.. The 4D nucleome project. Nature. 2017;549 (7671):219-226. doi: 10.1038/nature23884. PubMed PMID:28905911 PubMed Central PMC5617335.
  13. Ou, HD, Phan, S, Deerinck, TJ, Thor, A, Ellisman, MH, O'Shea, CC et al.. ChromEMT: Visualizing 3D chromatin structure and compaction in interphase and mitotic cells. Science. 2017;357 (6349):. doi: 10.1126/science.aag0025. PubMed PMID:28751582 PubMed Central PMC5646685.
  14. Gosselin, D, Skola, D, Coufal, NG, Holtman, IR, Schlachetzki, JCM, Sajti, E et al.. An environment-dependent transcriptional network specifies human microglia identity. Science. 2017;356 (6344):. doi: 10.1126/science.aal3222. PubMed PMID:28546318 PubMed Central PMC5858585.
  15. Diao, Y, Fang, R, Li, B, Meng, Z, Yu, J, Qiu, Y et al.. A tiling-deletion-based genetic screen for cis-regulatory element identification in mammalian cells. Nat. Methods. 2017;14 (6):629-635. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.4264. PubMed PMID:28417999 PubMed Central PMC5490986.
  16. Liu, J, Martinez-Corral, R, Prindle, A, Lee, DD, Larkin, J, Gabalda-Sagarra, M et al.. Coupling between distant biofilms and emergence of nutrient time-sharing. Science. 2017;356 (6338):638-642. doi: 10.1126/science.aah4204. PubMed PMID:28386026 PubMed Central PMC5645014.
  17. Shen, JP, Zhao, D, Sasik, R, Luebeck, J, Birmingham, A, Bojorquez-Gomez, A et al.. Combinatorial CRISPR-Cas9 screens for de novo mapping of genetic interactions. Nat. Methods. 2017;14 (6):573-576. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.4225. PubMed PMID:28319113 PubMed Central PMC5449203.
  18. Humphries, J, Xiong, L, Liu, J, Prindle, A, Yuan, F, Arjes, HA et al.. Species-Independent Attraction to Biofilms through Electrical Signaling. Cell. 2017;168 (1-2):200-209.e12. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.12.014. PubMed PMID:28086091 PubMed Central PMC5497501.
  19. Cremer, J, Segota, I, Yang, CY, Arnoldini, M, Sauls, JT, Zhang, Z et al.. Effect of flow and peristaltic mixing on bacterial growth in a gut-like channel. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2016;113 (41):11414-11419. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1601306113. PubMed PMID:27681630 PubMed Central PMC5068270.
  20. Harper, JW, Bennett, EJ. Proteome complexity and the forces that drive proteome imbalance. Nature. 2016;537 (7620):328-38. doi: 10.1038/nature19947. PubMed PMID:27629639 PubMed Central PMC5204264.
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Recent Publications

  1. Wheeler, EC, Vu, AQ, Einstein, JM, DiSalvo, M, Ahmed, N, Van Nostrand, EL et al.. Pooled CRISPR screens with imaging on microraft arrays reveals stress granule-regulatory factors. Nat. Methods. 2020;17 (6):636-642. doi: 10.1038/s41592-020-0826-8. PubMed PMID:32393832 PubMed Central PMC7357298.
  2. Seidman, JS, Troutman, TD, Sakai, M, Gola, A, Spann, NJ, Bennett, H et al.. Niche-Specific Reprogramming of Epigenetic Landscapes Drives Myeloid Cell Diversity in Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. Immunity. 2020;52 (6):1057-1074.e7. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2020.04.001. PubMed PMID:32362324 PubMed Central PMC7305990.
  3. Garshott, DM, Sundaramoorthy, E, Leonard, M, Bennett, EJ. Distinct regulatory ribosomal ubiquitylation events are reversible and hierarchically organized. Elife. 2020;9 :. doi: 10.7554/eLife.54023. PubMed PMID:32011234 PubMed Central PMC7064338.
  4. Xiong, L, Cao, Y, Cooper, R, Rappel, WJ, Hasty, J, Tsimring, L et al.. Flower-like patterns in multi-species bacterial colonies. Elife. 2020;9 :. doi: 10.7554/eLife.48885. PubMed PMID:31933477 PubMed Central PMC6959979.
  5. Zhai, X, Larkin, JW, Kikuchi, K, Redford, SE, Roy, U, Süel, GM et al.. Statistics of correlated percolation in a bacterial community. PLoS Comput. Biol. 2019;15 (12):e1007508. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007508. PubMed PMID:31790383 PubMed Central PMC6907856.
  6. Cowell, AN, Winzeler, EA. Advances in omics-based methods to identify novel targets for malaria and other parasitic protozoan infections. Genome Med. 2019;11 (1):63. doi: 10.1186/s13073-019-0673-3. PubMed PMID:31640748 PubMed Central PMC6805675.
  7. Sakai, M, Troutman, TD, Seidman, JS, Ouyang, Z, Spann, NJ, Abe, Y et al.. Liver-Derived Signals Sequentially Reprogram Myeloid Enhancers to Initiate and Maintain Kupffer Cell Identity. Immunity. 2019;51 (4):655-670.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2019.09.002. PubMed PMID:31587991 PubMed Central PMC6800814.
  8. Liao, MJ, Din, MO, Tsimring, L, Hasty, J. Rock-paper-scissors: Engineered population dynamics increase genetic stability. Science. 2019;365 (6457):1045-1049. doi: 10.1126/science.aaw0542. PubMed PMID:31488693 PubMed Central PMC6988775.
  9. Castro, A, Ozturk, K, Pyke, RM, Xian, S, Zanetti, M, Carter, H et al.. Elevated neoantigen levels in tumors with somatic mutations in the HLA-A, HLA-B, HLA-C and B2M genes. BMC Med Genomics. 2019;12 (Suppl 6):107. doi: 10.1186/s12920-019-0544-1. PubMed PMID:31345234 PubMed Central PMC6657029.
  10. Martinez-Corral, R, Liu, J, Prindle, A, Süel, GM, Garcia-Ojalvo, J. Metabolic basis of brain-like electrical signalling in bacterial communities. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., B, Biol. Sci. 2019;374 (1774):20180382. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0382. PubMed PMID:31006362 PubMed Central PMC6553584.
  11. Lee, DD, Galera-Laporta, L, Bialecka-Fornal, M, Moon, EC, Shen, Z, Briggs, SP et al.. Magnesium Flux Modulates Ribosomes to Increase Bacterial Survival. Cell. 2019;177 (2):352-360.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.01.042. PubMed PMID:30853217 PubMed Central PMC6814349.
  12. Jin, M, Li, Y, O'Laughlin, R, Bittihn, P, Pillus, L, Tsimring, LS et al.. Divergent Aging of Isogenic Yeast Cells Revealed through Single-Cell Phenotypic Dynamics. Cell Syst. 2019;8 (3):242-253.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.cels.2019.02.002. PubMed PMID:30852250 PubMed Central PMC6514117.
  13. Zhang, W, Ma, J, Ideker, T. Classifying tumors by supervised network propagation. Bioinformatics. 2019;35 (14):2528. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/bty1072. PubMed PMID:30726869 PubMed Central PMC6612840.
  14. Fonseca, GJ, Tao, J, Westin, EM, Duttke, SH, Spann, NJ, Strid, T et al.. Diverse motif ensembles specify non-redundant DNA binding activities of AP-1 family members in macrophages. Nat Commun. 2019;10 (1):414. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-08236-0. PubMed PMID:30679424 PubMed Central PMC6345992.
  15. Antonova-Koch, Y, Meister, S, Abraham, M, Luth, MR, Ottilie, S, Lukens, AK et al.. Open-source discovery of chemical leads for next-generation chemoprotective antimalarials. Science. 2018;362 (6419):. doi: 10.1126/science.aat9446. PubMed PMID:30523084 PubMed Central PMC6516198.
  16. Winzeler, EA. An improbable journey: Creativity helped me make the transition from art to curing malaria. J. Biol. Chem. 2019;294 (2):405-409. doi: 10.1074/jbc.AW118.005229. PubMed PMID:30401750 PubMed Central PMC6333892.
  17. Cooper, R, Tsimring, L, Hasty, J. Microfluidics-Based Analysis of Contact-dependent Bacterial Interactions. Bio Protoc. 2018;8 (16):. doi: 10.21769/BioProtoc.2970. PubMed PMID:30370317 PubMed Central PMC6200413.
  18. Hoeksema, MA, Glass, CK. Nature and nurture of tissue-specific macrophage phenotypes. Atherosclerosis. 2019;281 :159-167. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.10.005. PubMed PMID:30343819 PubMed Central PMC6399046.
  19. Davis-Turak, J, Johnson, TL, Hoffmann, A. Mathematical modeling identifies potential gene structure determinants of co-transcriptional control of alternative pre-mRNA splicing. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018;46 (20):10598-10607. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky870. PubMed PMID:30272246 PubMed Central PMC6237756.
  20. Fulzele, A, Bennett, EJ. Ubiquitin diGLY Proteomics as an Approach to Identify and Quantify the Ubiquitin-Modified Proteome. Methods Mol. Biol. 2018;1844 :363-384. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-8706-1_23. PubMed PMID:30242721 PubMed Central PMC6791129.
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