"N6-Methyladenosine in nuclear RNA is a major substrate of the obesity-associated FTO" has received some press since going online:
Science Editor's Choice
"Selective fluorescent probes for live-cell monitoring of sulphide" highlighted in C&E News.
"Selective chemical labeling reveals the genome-wide distribution of 5-hydroxymethylcytosine" has received some press since going online:
Nature Chemical Biology
"Iron-catalysed oxidation intermediates captured in a DNA repair dioxygenase" has received numerous press reports since being published:
Argonne National Lab
"The AlkB Domain of Mammalian ABH8 Catalyzes Hydroxylation of 5-Methoxycarbonylmethyluridine at the Wobble Position of tRNA" gets the cover for Angewandte Chemie.
"Platinum(II)-Catalyzed Intramolecular Cyclization of o-Substituted Arylalkynes through sp3 C-H Activation" was labeled as a Hot Paper by Angewandte.
"Engineering a Uranyl-Specific Binding Protein from NikR", written in
collaboration with Mark P. Jensen at Argonne National Laboratory, has
received some press since being published:
Angewandte Press Release - A Pocketful of Uranium
Science Magazine Editor's Choice
German Public Radio Science News Transcript (in German)
Eurekalert (also in German)
"A small molecule enhances RNA interference
and promotes microRNA processing", a paper written in collaboration with
the Jin lab at Emory University, is highlighted in
"Crystal structures of DNA-RNA repair
enzymes AlkB and ABH2 bound to dsDNA" has received numerous press
write-ups in recent weeks:
Chicago News Brief
C&E News Coverage
Structure Biology Center Research Highlight
Biology News Net
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
Huliq Independent News Agency
Work from the
"A proteome chip approach reveals new
DNA damage recognition activities in Escherichia Coli"
highlighted in the March issue of the Journal of Proteome Research.
Thanks to research done in this lab,
MgrA has been registered in the Infectious Disease Biomarker Database as
potential biomarker for Staphylococcus Aureus vancomycin
Zigang, Dave, and Ron's work highlighted in
* November 2006
"An Oxidation Sensing Mechanism is Used by
A Global Regulator of Staphylococcus aureus"
Nature Chem. Biol. 2006, 2, 591-595.
C & E News,
* April 2005
Exceptionally Selective Fluorescent Lead(II)
based on a Lead(II)-Regulatory Protein from Ralstonia
Metallidurans was developed by He group and their coworkers" is to
be found in C&E News and several other Scientific Journals or
C & E News,
* January 2004
“Constructing Highly Sensitive and
Selective Fluorescent Biosensors for Metal Ions by Using the MerR Family
Proteins”. Read all about it in
C & E News