Silvia Tornaletti


Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA


  1. Tornaletti S, Park Snyder S, Hanawalt P. G4-forming sequences in the non-transcribed DNA strand pose blocks to T7 RNA polymerase and mammalian RNA polymerase II. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:12756-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The efficiency of arrest increases with negative supercoiling and also with multiple rounds of transcription compared with single events...
  2. Tornaletti S. DNA repair in mammalian cells: Transcription-coupled DNA repair: directing your effort where it's most needed. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2009;66:1010-20 pubmed publisher
    ..This article will review the recent literature on the subject with emphasis on how lesions affect the elongation step of transcription and how the initial steps of TCR occur in human cells. (Part of a Multi-author Review)...