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The microbial opsin family of optogenetic tools.

Zhang F, Vierock J, Yizhar O, Fenno LE, Tsunoda S, Kianianmomeni A, Prigge M, Berndt A, Cushman J, Polle J et al.  2011.  The microbial opsin family of optogenetic tools. Cell. 147(7):1446-57. Google Scholar PubMed

Regulatory cohesion of cell cycle and cell differentiation through interlinked phosphorylation and second messenger networks.

Abel S, Chien P, Wassmann P, Schirmer T, Kaever V, Laub MT, Baker TA, Jenal U.  2011.  Regulatory cohesion of cell cycle and cell differentiation through interlinked phosphorylation and second messenger networks. Mol Cell. 43(4):550-60. Google Scholar PubMed

Modularity of the bacterial cell cycle enables independent spatial and temporal control of DNA replication.

Jonas K, Y Chen E, Laub MT.  2011.  Modularity of the bacterial cell cycle enables independent spatial and temporal control of DNA replication. Curr Biol. 21(13):1092-101. Google Scholar PubMed

A DNA damage checkpoint in Caulobacter crescentus inhibits cell division through a direct interaction with FtsW.

Modell JW, Hopkins AC, Laub MT.  2011.  A DNA damage checkpoint in Caulobacter crescentus inhibits cell division through a direct interaction with FtsW. Genes Dev. 25(12):1328-43. Google Scholar PubMed

A dynamic complex of signaling proteins uses polar localization to regulate cell-fate asymmetry in Caulobacter crescentus.

Tsokos CG, Perchuk BS, Laub MT.  2011.  A dynamic complex of signaling proteins uses polar localization to regulate cell-fate asymmetry in Caulobacter crescentus. Dev Cell. 20(3):329-41. Google Scholar PubMed

Spatial gradient of protein phosphorylation underlies replicative asymmetry in a bacterium.

Y Chen E, Tropini C, Jonas K, Tsokos CG, Huang KC, Laub MT.  2011.  Spatial gradient of protein phosphorylation underlies replicative asymmetry in a bacterium. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 108(3):1052-7. Google Scholar PubMed

Evolving a robust signal transduction pathway from weak cross-talk.

Siryaporn A, Perchuk BS, Laub MT, Goulian M.  2010.  Evolving a robust signal transduction pathway from weak cross-talk. Mol Syst Biol. 6:452. Google Scholar PubMed

Engineering a direct and inducible protein-RNA interaction to regulate RNA biology.

Belmont BJ, Niles JC.  2010.  Engineering a direct and inducible protein-RNA interaction to regulate RNA biology. ACS Chem Biol. 5(9):851-61. Google Scholar PubMed

High-titer production of monomeric hydroxyvalerates from levulinic acid in Pseudomonas putida.

Martin CH, Prather KLJones.  2009.  High-titer production of monomeric hydroxyvalerates from levulinic acid in Pseudomonas putida. J Biotechnol. 139(1):61-7. Google Scholar PubMed