Chi Yun Pai


Affiliation: University of Nevada
Country: USA


  1. Oliver D, Sheehan B, South H, Akbari O, Pai C. The chromosomal association/dissociation of the chromatin insulator protein Cp190 of Drosophila melanogaster is mediated by the BTB/POZ domain and two acidic regions. BMC Cell Biol. 2010;11:101 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results provide a mechanism through which activities of an insulator can be modulated by internal and external cues. ..
  2. Akbari O, Oliver D, Eyer K, Pai C. An Entry/Gateway cloning system for general expression of genes with molecular tags in Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Cell Biol. 2009;10:8 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, live imaging of the movements of these fluorescent-tagged proteins suggests that the assembly and disassembly of insulator bodies are normal activities in living cells and may be directed for regulating transcription. ..