Baris Tursun

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Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A toolkit and robust pipeline for the generation of fosmid-based reporter genes in C. elegans
    Baris Tursun
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4625. 2009
  2. pmc Direct conversion of C. elegans germ cells into specific neuron types
    Baris Tursun
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Science 331:304-8. 2011
  3. pmc Removal of Polycomb repressive complex 2 makes C. elegans germ cells susceptible to direct conversion into specific somatic cell types
    Tulsi Patel
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cell Rep 2:1178-86. 2012
  4. pmc Neuron-type specific regulation of a 3'UTR through redundant and combinatorially acting cis-regulatory elements
    Dominic Didiano
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    RNA 16:349-63. 2010
  5. pmc The Groucho ortholog UNC-37 interacts with the short Groucho-like protein LSY-22 to control developmental decisions in C. elegans
    Eileen B Flowers
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Development 137:1799-805. 2010
  6. ncbi Two distinct types of neuronal asymmetries are controlled by the Caenorhabditis elegans zinc finger transcription factor die-1
    Luisa Cochella
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Genes Dev 28:34-43. 2014
  7. pmc The C. elegans Tailless/TLX transcription factor nhr-67 controls neuronal identity and left/right asymmetric fate diversification
    Sumeet Sarin
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University Medical Center, 701 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Development 136:2933-44. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc A toolkit and robust pipeline for the generation of fosmid-based reporter genes in C. elegans
    Baris Tursun
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4625. 2009
    ..We describe other applications of fosmid recombineering as well. The simplicity, speed and robustness of the recombineering pipeline described here should prompt the routine use of this strategy for expression studies in C. elegans...
  2. pmc Direct conversion of C. elegans germ cells into specific neuron types
    Baris Tursun
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Science 331:304-8. 2011
    ..Our findings illustrate the ability of germ cells to be directly converted into individual, terminally differentiated neuron types and demonstrate that a specific chromatin factor provides a barrier for cellular reprogramming...
  3. pmc Removal of Polycomb repressive complex 2 makes C. elegans germ cells susceptible to direct conversion into specific somatic cell types
    Tulsi Patel
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cell Rep 2:1178-86. 2012
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  4. pmc Neuron-type specific regulation of a 3'UTR through redundant and combinatorially acting cis-regulatory elements
    Dominic Didiano
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    RNA 16:349-63. 2010
    ..The features of 3'UTR regulation we describe here may apply to some of the vast number of genes in animal genomes whose expression is predicted to be regulated through their 3'UTR...
  5. pmc The Groucho ortholog UNC-37 interacts with the short Groucho-like protein LSY-22 to control developmental decisions in C. elegans
    Eileen B Flowers
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Development 137:1799-805. 2010
    ..We propose that Groucho-mediated gene regulatory events involve heteromeric complexes of distinct Groucho-like proteins...
  6. ncbi Two distinct types of neuronal asymmetries are controlled by the Caenorhabditis elegans zinc finger transcription factor die-1
    Luisa Cochella
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Genes Dev 28:34-43. 2014
    ..These asymmetries serve to increase the ability of the animal to discriminate distinct chemosensory inputs. ..
  7. pmc The C. elegans Tailless/TLX transcription factor nhr-67 controls neuronal identity and left/right asymmetric fate diversification
    Sumeet Sarin
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University Medical Center, 701 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Development 136:2933-44. 2009
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