Stephen Richards

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The genome of the model beetle and pest Tribolium castaneum
    Stephen Richards
    Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nature 452:949-55. 2008
  2. pmc Deep sequencing and genome-wide analysis reveals the expansion of MicroRNA genes in the gall midge Mayetiola destructor
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66056, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:187. 2013
  3. pmc A sequence-level map of chromosomal breakpoints in the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line yields insights into the evolution of a cancer genome
    Oliver A Hampton
    Bioinformatics Research Laboratory, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Genome Res 19:167-77. 2009
  4. pmc Mind the gap: upgrading genomes with Pacific Biosciences RS long-read sequencing technology
    Adam C English
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e47768. 2012
  5. pmc Comparative genome sequencing of Drosophila pseudoobscura: chromosomal, gene, and cis-element evolution
    Stephen Richards
    Human Genome Sequencing Center and Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas 77030, USA
    Genome Res 15:1-18. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint The genome of the model beetle and pest Tribolium castaneum
    Stephen Richards
    Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nature 452:949-55. 2008
    ..Systemic RNA interference in T. castaneum functions differently from that in Caenorhabditis elegans, but nevertheless offers similar power for the elucidation of gene function and identification of targets for selective insect control...
  2. pmc Deep sequencing and genome-wide analysis reveals the expansion of MicroRNA genes in the gall midge Mayetiola destructor
    Chitvan Khajuria
    Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66056, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:187. 2013
    ..The gall midge Mayetiola destructor, commonly known as the Hessian fly, is a destructive pest of wheat and model organism for studying gall midge biology and insect - host plant interactions...
  3. pmc A sequence-level map of chromosomal breakpoints in the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line yields insights into the evolution of a cancer genome
    Oliver A Hampton
    Bioinformatics Research Laboratory, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Genome Res 19:167-77. 2009
    ..We show that knock-down of SULF2 in cell lines causes tumorigenic phenotypes, including increased proliferation, enhanced survival, and increased anchorage-independent growth...
  4. pmc Mind the gap: upgrading genomes with Pacific Biosciences RS long-read sequencing technology
    Adam C English
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e47768. 2012
    ..The accuracy of gap closure was validated by comparison to Sanger sequencing on gaps from the original D. pseudoobscura draft assembly and shown to be dependent on initial reference quality...
  5. pmc Comparative genome sequencing of Drosophila pseudoobscura: chromosomal, gene, and cis-element evolution
    Stephen Richards
    Human Genome Sequencing Center and Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas 77030, USA
    Genome Res 15:1-18. 2005
    ..Overall, a pattern of repeat-mediated chromosomal rearrangement, and high coadaptation of both male genes and cis-regulatory sequences emerges as important themes of genome divergence between these species of Drosophila...