Gene Symbol: dss1
Description: mRNA export protein Dss1
Alias: mRNA export protein Dss1
Species: fission yeast

Top Publications

  1. Thakurta A, Gopal G, Yoon J, Kozak L, Dhar R. Homolog of BRCA2-interacting Dss1p and Uap56p link Mlo3p and Rae1p for mRNA export in fission yeast. EMBO J. 2005;24:2512-23 pubmed
    The breast cancer tumor suppressor BRCA2-interacting protein, DSS1, and its homologs are critical for DNA recombination in eukaryotic cells...
  2. Jossé L, Harley M, Pires I, Hughes D. Fission yeast Dss1 associates with the proteasome and is required for efficient ubiquitin-dependent proteolysis. Biochem J. 2006;393:303-9 pubmed
    Human DSS1 associates with BRCA2, a tumour suppressor protein required for efficient recombinational DNA repair, but the biochemical function of DSS1 is not known...
  3. Mannen T, Andoh T, Tani T. Dss1 associating with the proteasome functions in selective nuclear mRNA export in yeast. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;365:664-71 pubmed
    ..The Schizosaccharomyces pombe strain lacking the dss1(+) gene (Deltadss1) shows a temperature-sensitive growth defect and accumulation of bulk poly(A)(+) RNA in the ..
  4. Selvanathan S, Thakurta A, Dhakshnamoorthy J, Zhou M, Veenstra T, Dhar R. Schizosaccharomyces pombe Dss1p is a DNA damage checkpoint protein that recruits Rad24p, Cdc25p, and Rae1p to DNA double-strand breaks. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:14122-33 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that the sequestration of Cdc25p to DNA damage sites could provide a mechanism for S. pombe cells to arrest at G(2)/M boundary in response to DNA damage. ..
  5. Marston N, Richards W, Hughes D, Bertwistle D, Marshall C, Ashworth A. Interaction between the product of the breast cancer susceptibility gene BRCA2 and DSS1, a protein functionally conserved from yeast to mammals. Mol Cell Biol. 1999;19:4633-42 pubmed
    ..Using the yeast two-hybrid system with fragments of human BRCA2, we identified an interaction with the human DSS1 (deleted in split hand/split foot) gene...
  6. Sugiyama T, Wanatabe N, Kitahata E, Tani T, Sugioka Sugiyama R. Red5 and three nuclear pore components are essential for efficient suppression of specific mRNAs during vegetative growth of fission yeast. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013;41:6674-86 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that Red5 function is important to meiotic mRNA degradation; they also suggest possible connections among selective mRNA decay, mRNA export and the nuclear pore complex in vegetative fission yeast...
  7. Paraskevopoulos K, Kriegenburg F, Tatham M, Rösner H, Medina B, Larsen I, et al. Dss1 is a 26S proteasome ubiquitin receptor. Mol Cell. 2014;56:453-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that the phylogenetically conserved proteasome subunit Dss1 (Sem1) binds ubiquitin chains linked by K63 and K48...