R T Okinaka

Summary

Affiliation: Los Alamos National Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sequence and organization of pXO1, the large Bacillus anthracis plasmid harboring the anthrax toxin genes
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    J Bacteriol 181:6509-15. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Heritable genetic alterations in a xeroderma pigmentosum group G/Cockayne syndrome pedigree
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87545, USA
    Mutat Res 385:107-14. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Differential effects induced by N-hydroxy-2-acetylaminofluorene and N-hydroxy-2-aminofluorene in DNA excision-repair-deficient Chinese hamster cells
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87545
    Mutat Res 209:45-50. 1988
  4. ncbi request reprint Genomic structure and chromosomal assignment of the mouse Ku70 gene
    Y Takiguchi
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    Genomics 35:129-35. 1996
  5. pmc Genetic diversity among Botulinum Neurotoxin-producing clostridial strains
    K K Hill
    Bioscience, Theoretical Divisions, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:818-32. 2007

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Publications5

  1. pmc Sequence and organization of pXO1, the large Bacillus anthracis plasmid harboring the anthrax toxin genes
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    J Bacteriol 181:6509-15. 1999
    ..Among the remaining ORFs, there are three sequences that may encode enzymes responsible for the synthesis of a polysaccharide capsule usually associated with serotype-specific virulent streptococci...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heritable genetic alterations in a xeroderma pigmentosum group G/Cockayne syndrome pedigree
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87545, USA
    Mutat Res 385:107-14. 1997
    ..This splicing defect, however, appears to be a naturally occurring low-frequency event that results from abnormal splicing that occurs between certain conserved non-consensus splicing signals within the human XPG gene...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differential effects induced by N-hydroxy-2-acetylaminofluorene and N-hydroxy-2-aminofluorene in DNA excision-repair-deficient Chinese hamster cells
    R T Okinaka
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87545
    Mutat Res 209:45-50. 1988
    ..1977) suggest that the minor DNA adduct species, N-(2'-deoxyguanosin-8-yl)-2-acetylaminofluorene, may be responsible for the hypermutagenicity witnessed in DNA excision-repair-deficient cells treated with N-OH-AAF...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genomic structure and chromosomal assignment of the mouse Ku70 gene
    Y Takiguchi
    Life Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    Genomics 35:129-35. 1996
    ..The assignment of the mouse Ku70 gene to chromosome 15 is consistent with the syntenic relationship of this gene in human (chromosome 22q13) and mouse and adds to the comparative mapping data for the genes involved in the SCID phenotype...
  5. pmc Genetic diversity among Botulinum Neurotoxin-producing clostridial strains
    K K Hill
    Bioscience, Theoretical Divisions, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:818-32. 2007
    ..These analyses contribute to the understanding of the evolution and phylogeny within this species and assist in the development of improved diagnostics and therapeutics for the treatment of botulism...