Publications

2017

Koury E, Harrell K, Smolikove S. 2017. Differential RPA-1 and RAD-51 recruitment in vivo throughout the C. elegans germline, as revealed by laser microirradiation. Nucleic Acid Research.

2017-NAR-Koury_3.pdf

Alleva B, Smolikove S. 2017. Moving and stopping: Regulation of chromosome movement to promote meiotic chromosome pairing and synapsis. Nucleus. 11:1-12. Review

2017-Nucleus-Alleva-and-Smolikove.pdf

Reichman R, Alleva B, Smolikove S. 2017. Prophase I: Preparing Chromosomes for Segregation in the Developing Oocyte. Results Probl Cell Differ. 59:125-173. Review

2017-Results-Probl-Cell-Differ-Alleva-and-Smolikove.pdf

Alleva B, Balukoff N, Peiper A, Smolikove S. 2017. Regulating chromosomal movement by the cochaperone FKB-6 ensures timely pairing and synapsis. Journal of Cell Biology. 216(2):393-408

2017-JCB-Alleva-et-al.pdf

2016

Yin Y, Donlevy S, Smolikove S. 2016. Coordination of Recombination with Meiotic Progression in the Caenorhabditis elegans Germline by KIN-18, a TAO Kinase That Regulates the Timing of MPK-1 Signaling. Genetics. 202(1):45-59

2016-Genetics-Yin-et-al.pdf

2014

Brockway HM, Balukoff N, Dean M, Alleva B, Smolikove S. 2014. Signalosome Regulates Synaptonemal Complex Assembly during Meiotic Prophase I of Caenorhabditis elegans.. Plos Genetics. 10(11

journal.pgen_.1004757.pdf

2013

Clemons AM, Brockway HM, Yin Y, Kasinathan B, Butterfield YS, Jones SJM, Colaiácovo MP, Smolikove S. 2013. akirin is required for diakinesis bivalent structure and synaptonemal complex disassembly at meiotic prophase I.. Mol Biol Cell. 24(7):1053-67

Clemons-et-al-2013.pdf

Yin Y, Smolikove S. 2013. Impaired resection of meiotic double-strand breaks channels repair to nonhomologous end joining in Caenorhabditis elegans.. Mol Cell Biol. 33(14):2732-47

2013-MCB-Yin.pdf

2011

Schild-Prüfert K, Saito TT, Smolikov S, Gu Y, Hincapie M, Hill DE, Vidal M, McDonald K, Colaiácovo MP. 2011. Organization of the synaptonemal complex during meiosis in Caenorhabditis elegans.. Genetics. 189(2):411-21

SC.pdf

2009

Smolikov S, Schild-Prüfert K, Colaiácovo MP. 2009. A yeast two-hybrid screen for SYP-3 interactors identifies SYP-4, a component required for synaptonemal complex assembly and chiasma formation in Caenorhabditis elegans meiosis.. PLoS Genet. 5(10):e1000669.

SYP-4.pdf

2008

Smolikov S, Schild-Prüfert K, Colaiácovo MP. 2008. CRA-1 uncovers a double-strand break-dependent pathway promoting the assembly of central region proteins on chromosome axes during C. elegans meiosis.. PLoS Genet. 4(6):e1000088

CRA-1.pdf

de Carvalho C E, Zaaijer S, Smolikov S, Gu Y, Schumacher JM, Colaiácovo MP. 2008. LAB-1 antagonizes the Aurora B kinase in C. elegans.. Genes Dev. 22(20):2869-85.

LAB-1.pdf

2007

Smolikov S, Eizinger A, Hurlburt A, Rogers E, Villeneuve AM, Colaiácovo MP. 2007. Synapsis-defective mutants reveal a correlation between chromosome conformation and the mode of double-strand break repair during Caenorhabditis elegans meiosis.. Genetics. 176(4):2027-33.

SYP-3-recombination.pdf

Smolikov S, Eizinger A, Schild-Prüfert K, Hurlburt A, McDonald K, Engebrecht JA, Villeneuve AM, Colaiácovo MP. 2007. SYP-3 restricts synaptonemal complex assembly to bridge paired chromosome axes during meiosis in Caenorhabditis elegans.. Genetics. 176(4):2015-25.

SYP-3-synapsis.pdf

2006

Whetstine JR, Nottke A, Lan F, Huarte M, Smolikov S, Chen Z, Spooner E, Li E, Zhang G, Colaiacovo M et al.. 2006. Reversal of histone lysine trimethylation by the JMJD2 family of histone demethylases.. Cell. 125(3):467-81.

JMJD2A.pdf