The Stewart Shuman Lab: Publications


Schwer, B., Bitton, D.A., Sanchez, A.M., Bähler, J., and Shuman, S. (2014) Individual letters of the RNA polymerase II CTD code govern distinct gene expression programs in fission yeast. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 4185-4190.

Chakravarty, A.K., Smith, P., Jalan, R., and Shuman, S. (2014) Structure, mechanism, and specificity of a eukaryal tRNA restriction enzyme involved in self-nonself discrimination. Cell Reports 7, 339-347.

Das, U., Chauleau, M., Ordonez, H., and Shuman, S. (2014) Impact of DNA3’pp5’G capping on repair reactions at DNA 3’ ends. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 111, 11317-11322.

Unciuleac, M.C., Goldgur, Y., and Shuman, S. (2015) Structure and two-metal mechanism of a eukaryal nick-sealing RNA ligase. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112, 13868-13873.

Unciuleac, M.C., Goldgur, Y., and Shuman, S. (2017) Two-metal versus one-metal mechanisms of lysine adenylylation by ATP-dependent and NAD+-dependent polynucleotide ligases. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA 114, 2592-2597.

Remus, B.S., Goldgur, Y., and Shuman, S. (2017) Structural basis for the GTP specificity of the RNA kinase domain of fungal tRNA ligase. Nucleic Acids Res. 45, 12945-12953.

Sanchez, A.M., Shuman, S., and Schwer, B. (2018) Poly(A) site choice and Pol2 CTD Serine-5 status govern lncRNA control of phosphate-responsive tgp1 gene expression in fission yeast. RNA 24, 237-250.

Ejaz, A., Ordonez, H., Jacewicz, A., Ferrao, R., and Shuman, S. (2018) Structure of mycobacterial 3’-to-5’ RNA:DNA helicase Lhr bound to a ssDNA tracking strand highlights distinctive features of a novel family of bacterial helicases. Nucleic Acids Res. 46, 442-455.