Medical Physiology, 3rd Edition


Books and Reviews

Bohnsack MT, Czaplinski K, Gorlich D. Exportin 5 is a RanGTP-dependent dsRNA-binding protein that mediates nuclear export of pre-miRNAs. RNA. 2004;10:185–191.

Conaway RC, Conaway JW. General initiation factors for RNA polymerase II. Annu Rev Biochem. 1993;63:161–190.

Juven-Gershon T, Hsu J-Y, Theisen JWM. The RNA polymerase II core promoter—the gateway to transcription. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2008;20:253–259.

Karin M. Signal transduction from the cell surface to the nucleus through the phosphorylation of transcription factors. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 1994;6:415–424.

Li B, Carey M, Workman JL. The role of chromatin during transcription. Cell. 2007;128:707–719.

Maniatis T, Goodbourn S, Fischer JA. Regulation of inducible and tissue-specific gene expression. Science. 1987;236:1237–1245.

McKeown M. Alternative mRNA splicing. Annu Rev Cell Biol. 1992;8:133–155.

Mendell JT, Olson EN. MicroRNAs in stress signaling and human disease. Cell. 2012;148:1172–1187.

Pabo CO, Sauer RT. Transcription factors: Structural families and principles of DNA recognition. Annu Rev Biochem. 1992;61:1053–1095.

Ptashne M, Gann A. Transcriptional activation by recruitment. Nature. 1997;386:569–577.

Ptashne M, Gann A. Genes and Signals. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press: Cold Spring Harbor, NY; 2002.

Turner BM. Chromatin and Gene Regulation: Molecular Mechanisms in Epigenetics. Blackwell Science: Oxford; 2001.

Journal Articles

Casey JL, Koeller DM, Ramin VC, et al. Iron regulation of transferrin receptor mRNA levels requires iron-responsive elements and a rapid turnover determinant in the 3′ untranslated region of the mRNA. EMBO J. 1989;8:3693–3699.

Fire A, Xu S, Montgomery MK, et al. Potent and specific genetic interference by double-stranded RNA in Caenorhabditis elegansNature. 1998;391:806–811.

Gillies SD, Morrison SL, Oi VT, Tonegawa S. A tissue-specific transcription enhancer element is located in the major intron of a rearranged immunoglobulin heavy chain gene. Cell. 1983;33:717–728.

Koleske AJ, Young RA. An RNA polymerase II holoenzyme responsive to activators. Nature. 1994;368:466–469.

Schindler C, Shuai K, Prezioso VR, Darnell JE Jr. Interferon-dependent tyrosine phosphorylation of a latent cytoplasmic transcription factor. Science. 1992;257:809–813.

van der Ploeg LH, Flavell RA. DNA methylation in the human γδβ-globin locus in erythroid and nonerythroid tissues. Cell. 1980;19:947–958.