Elizabeth Wasmuth, PhD

Assistant Professor, UT Health San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Elizabeth Wasmuth, PhD

Assistant Professor, UT Health San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Elizabeth Wasmuth

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Bose R, Karthaus WR, Armenia J, Abida W, Iaquinta PJ, Zhang Z, Wongvipat J, Wasmuth EV, Shah N, Sullivan PS, Doran MG, Wang P, Patruno A, Zhao Y, International SU2C/PCF Prostate Cancer Dream Team, Zheng D, Schultz N, Sawyers CL. (2017) ERF mutations reveal a balance of ETS factors controlling prostate oncogenesis. Nature 546, 671-675. PMCID: PMC5576182 [Available on 2018-06-29]

Wasmuth EV, Zinder JC, Zattas D, Das M, Lima CD. (2017) Structure and reconstitution of yeast Mpp6-nuclear exosome complexes reveals that Mpp6 stimulates RNA decay and recruits the Mtr4 helicase. Elife 6, pii: e29062. PMCID: PMC5553935

Wasmuth EV, Lima CD. (2017) The Rrp6 C-terminal domain binds RNA and activates the nuclear RNA exosome. Nucleic Acids Res. 45, 846-860. PMCID: PMC5314766

Zinder JC, Wasmuth EV, Lima CD. (2016) Nuclear RNA Exosome at 3.1 Å Reveals Substrate Specificities, RNA Paths, and Allosteric Inhibition of Rrp44/Dis3. Mol Cell. 64, 734-745. PMCID: PMC5115963

Wasmuth E, Januszyk K, Lima C. (2014) Structure of an Rrp6-RNA exosome complex bound to polyA RNA. Nature,511, 435-9. PMCID: PMC4310248.

Wasmuth E, Lima C. (2012) Exo- and endoribonucleolytic activities of yeast cytoplasmic and nuclear RNA exosomes are dependent on the noncatalytic core and central channel. Mol Cell48, 133-144. PMCID: PMC3472098.

Wasmuth E, Lima C. (2012) Structure and activities of the eukaryotic RNA exosome. Chapter in the book “The Enzymes” 31, 53-75. ISBN: 18746047. Publisher: Elsevier, Editors: Guillaume F. Chanfreau, Fuyuhiko Tamanoi.

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