Publications

M. A. McAlear 2013 Two by Two: Co-Regulating Adjacent Gene Pairs in Yeast and Beyond. Mol. Biol. 2:1
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J. T. Arnone, A. Robbins-Pianka, J. R Arace, S. Kass-Gergi and M. A McAlear 2012 The adjacent positioning of co-regulated gene pairs is widely conserved across eukaryotes. BMC Genomics 10; 13: 546
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J. Arnone, M. McAlear 2011 Adjacent Gene Pairing Plays a Role in the Coordinated Expression of Ribosome Biogenesis Genes MPP10 and YJR003C in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Eukaryotic Cell.
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C. Wade, M.A. Umbarger, and M.A. McAlear 2006 The yeast rRNA and ribosome biosynthesis (RRB) regulon contains over 200 genes. Yeast 23:293-306.
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Genetics and Cellular Biology of Basidiomycetes VI Published by the Public University of Navarra. Edited by A. Pisabarro and L. Ramirez 2006 ISBN 84-9769-107-5 contribution by M. McAlear

C. Ionescu, S. Origanti and M. McAlear 2004 The yeast rRNA biosynthesis factor Ebp2p is also required for efficient nuclear division. Yeast 21:1219-1232

L. Green, M. Schotanus, M. A. McAlear and E. A. Howell 2003 Atomic force microscopy can detect the binding of yeast Replication Factor C to DNA Nano Letters 3:39-41.

C. Ionescu, K. Shea, R. Mehra, L. Prundeanu and M. A. McAlear 2002 Monomeric yeast PCNA mutants are defective in interacting with, and stimulating the ATPase activity of RFC. Biochemistry 41:12975-85.

M. Lei, I.H. Cheng, L. A. Roberts, M. A. McAlear, and B. K. Tye 2002 Two mcm3 mutants affect different steps in the initiation of DNA replication. J. Biol. Chem. 277:30824-30831.

C. Wade, K. Shea, R.V. Jensen and M. McAlear 2001 EBP2 is a member of the yeast RRB regulon, a transcriptionaly co-regulated set of genes that are required for ribosome and rRNA biosynthesis Mol. Cell. Bio. 21:8638-8650.

W. Beckwith and M. A. McAlear 2000 Allele-specific interactions between the yeast RFC1 and RFC5 genes suggest a basis for RFC subunit-subunit interactions. Mol. Gen. Genetics 264:378-391.

Michael D. Huber, Jessica H. Dworet, Kathy Shire, Lori Frappier and Michael A. McAlear
2000 The budding yeast homolog of the human EBNA1-binding-protein 2 (Ebp2p) is an essential nucleolar protein required for pre-rRNA processing. J. Biol. Chem. 275: 28764-28773.

Beckwith W., Q. Sun, R. Bosso, K. Gerik, P. M. J. Burgers and M. McAlear. 1998 Destabilized PCNA trimers suppress defective Rfc1 proteins in vivo and in vitro. Biochemistry, 37: 3711-3722.

McAlear, M.A., K.M. Tuffo, and C. Holm. 1996 The large subunit of replication factor-C (Rfc1p /Cdc44p) is required for DNA replication and DNA repair in S. cerevisiae. Genetics, 142: 65-78.

McAlear, M.A., E.A. Howell, K.K. Espenshade, and C. Holm. 1994 Proliferating cell nuclear antigen (pol30) mutations suppress cdc44 mutations and identify potential regions of interaction between the two encoded proteins. Mol. Cell. Biol., 14: 4390-4397.

Howell, E.A., M.A. McAlear, D. Rose, and C. Holm. 1994 CDC44: a putative nucleotide-binding protein required for cell cycle progression that has homology to subunits of replication factor C. Mol. Cell. Biol., 14: 255-267.

Zannis-Hadjopoulos, M., C.E. Pearson, D. Bell, D. Mah, M. McAlear and G.B. Price. 1991 Structural and Functional Characteristics of Autonomously Replicating Mammalian Origin-Enriched Sequences (ORS). Control Mechanisms of DNA Synthesis.. Springer Verlag publishers.

McAlear, M., G.K. Ward, R. McKenzie, G.B. Price, and M. Zannis-Hadjopoulos. 1989 Biphasic Activation of DNA Replication. Mol. Gen. (Life Sci. Adv.), 8:11-14.