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Jay R. Hesselberth

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM-BioChem&Molecular Genetics

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    F32HG003439     (HESSELBERTH, JAY R)Sep 1, 2004 - Aug 31, 2006
    Peptide detection using the proximity ligation assay
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R35GM119550     (HESSELBERTH, JAY R)Aug 1, 2016 - May 31, 2021
    Coordination of RNA cleavage with end modification and processing
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Riemondy KA, Ransom M, Alderman C, Gillen AE, Fu R, Finlay-Schultz J, Kirkpatrick GD, Di Paola J, Kabos P, Sartorius CA, Hesselberth JR. Recovery and analysis of transcriptome subsets from pooled single-cell RNA-seq libraries. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Nov 29. PMID: 30496484.
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    2. Pollyea DA, Stevens BM, Jones CL, Winters A, Pei S, Minhajuddin M, D'Alessandro A, Culp-Hill R, Riemondy KA, Gillen AE, Hesselberth JR, Abbott D, Schatz D, Gutman JA, Purev E, Smith C, Jordan CT. Venetoclax with azacitidine disrupts energy metabolism and targets leukemia stem cells in patients with acute myeloid leukemia. Nat Med. 2018 Nov 12. PMID: 30420752.
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    3. Riemondy KA, Gillen AE, White EA, Bogren LK, Hesselberth JR, Martin SL. Dynamic temperature-sensitive A-to-I RNA editing in the brain of a heterothermic mammal during hibernation. RNA. 2018 11; 24(11):1481-1495. PMID: 30065024.
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    4. Tuttle KD, Krovi SH, Zhang J, Bedel R, Harmacek L, Peterson LK, Dragone LL, Lefferts A, Halluszczak C, Riemondy K, Hesselberth JR, Rao A, O'Connor BP, Marrack P, Scott-Browne J, Gapin L. TCR signal strength controls thymic differentiation of iNKT cell subsets. Nat Commun. 2018 07 09; 9(1):2650. PMID: 29985393.
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    5. Ransom M, Bryan DS, Hesselberth JR. High-Resolution Mapping of Modified DNA Nucleobases Using Excision Repair Enzymes. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1672:63-76. PMID: 29043617.
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    6. Cherry PD, White LK, York K, Hesselberth JR. Genetic bypass of essential RNA repair enzymes in budding yeast. RNA. 2018 03; 24(3):313-323. PMID: 29212664.
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    7. Sclafani RA, Hesselberth JR. O Cdc7 kinase where art thou? Curr Genet. 2018 Jun; 64(3):677-680. PMID: 29134273.
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    8. Rossbach D, Bryan DS, Hesselberth JR, Sclafani R. Localization of Cdc7 Protein Kinase During DNA Replication in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. G3 (Bethesda). 2017 11 06; 7(11):3757-3774. PMID: 28924058.
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    9. Gillen AE, Brechbuhl HM, Yamamoto TM, Kline E, Pillai MM, Hesselberth JR, Kabos P. Alternative Polyadenylation of PRELID1 Regulates Mitochondrial ROS Signaling and Cancer Outcomes. Mol Cancer Res. 2017 12; 15(12):1741-1751. PMID: 28912168.
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    10. Riemondy KA, Sheridan RM, Gillen A, Yu Y, Bennett CG, Hesselberth JR. valr: Reproducible genome interval analysis in R. F1000Res. 2017; 6:1025. PMID: 28751969.
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    11. Hansen EC, Ransom M, Hesselberth JR, Hosmane NN, Capoferri AA, Bruner KM, Pollack RA, Zhang H, Drummond MB, Siliciano JM, Siliciano R, Stivers JT. Diverse fates of uracilated HIV-1 DNA during infection of myeloid lineage cells. Elife. 2016 09 20; 5. PMID: 27644592.
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    12. Gillen AE, Yamamoto TM, Kline E, Hesselberth JR, Kabos P. Improvements to the HITS-CLIP protocol eliminate widespread mispriming artifacts. BMC Genomics. 2016 05 05; 17:338. PMID: 27150721; PMCID: PMC4858895.
    13. Mosher J, Zhang W, Blumhagen RZ, D'Alessandro A, Nemkov T, Hansen KC, Hesselberth JR, Reis T. Coordination between Drosophila Arc1 and a specific population of brain neurons regulates organismal fat. Dev Biol. 2015 Sep 15; 405(2):280-90. PMID: 26209258; PMCID: PMC4583068.
    14. Peach SE, York K, Hesselberth JR. Global analysis of RNA cleavage by 5'-hydroxyl RNA sequencing. Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Sep 30; 43(17):e108. PMID: 26001965; PMCID: PMC4787814.
    15. Grabek KR, Diniz Behn C, Barsh GS, Hesselberth JR, Martin SL. Enhanced stability and polyadenylation of select mRNAs support rapid thermogenesis in the brown fat of a hibernator. Elife. 2015 Jan 27; 4. PMID: 25626169; PMCID: PMC4383249.
    16. Koh KD, Balachander S, Hesselberth JR, Storici F. Ribose-seq: global mapping of ribonucleotides embedded in genomic DNA. Nat Methods. 2015 Mar; 12(3):251-7, 3 p following 257. PMID: 25622106; PMCID: PMC4686381.
    17. Chatfield KC, Coughlin CR, Friederich MW, Gallagher RC, Hesselberth JR, Lovell MA, Ofman R, Swanson MA, Thomas JA, Wanders RJ, Wartchow EP, Van Hove JL. Mitochondrial energy failure in HSD10 disease is due to defective mtDNA transcript processing. Mitochondrion. 2015 Mar; 21:1-10. PMID: 25575635; PMCID: PMC4355277.
    18. Cooper DA, Banerjee S, Chakrabarti A, GarcĂ­a-Sastre A, Hesselberth JR, Silverman RH, Barton DJ. RNase L targets distinct sites in influenza A virus RNAs. J Virol. 2015 Mar; 89(5):2764-76. PMID: 25540362; PMCID: PMC4325751.
    19. Kosmaczewski SG, Edwards TJ, Han SM, Eckwahl MJ, Meyer BI, Peach S, Hesselberth JR, Wolin SL, Hammarlund M. The RtcB RNA ligase is an essential component of the metazoan unfolded protein response. EMBO Rep. 2014 Dec; 15(12):1278-85. PMID: 25366321; PMCID: PMC4264930.
    20. Bryan DS, Ransom M, Adane B, York K, Hesselberth JR. High resolution mapping of modified DNA nucleobases using excision repair enzymes. Genome Res. 2014 Sep; 24(9):1534-42. PMID: 25015380; PMCID: PMC4158761.
    21. Garrey SM, Katolik A, Prekeris M, Li X, York K, Bernards S, Fields S, Zhao R, Damha MJ, Hesselberth JR. A homolog of lariat-debranching enzyme modulates turnover of branched RNA. RNA. 2014 Aug; 20(8):1337-48. PMID: 24919400; PMCID: PMC4105757.
    22. Pillai MM, Gillen AE, Yamamoto TM, Kline E, Brown J, Flory K, Hesselberth JR, Kabos P. HITS-CLIP reveals key regulators of nuclear receptor signaling in breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Jul; 146(1):85-97. PMID: 24906430; PMCID: PMC4115274.
    23. Balakrishnan I, Yang X, Brown J, Ramakrishnan A, Torok-Storb B, Kabos P, Hesselberth JR, Pillai MM. Genome-wide analysis of miRNA-mRNA interactions in marrow stromal cells. Stem Cells. 2014 Mar; 32(3):662-73. PMID: 24038734; PMCID: PMC4127404.
    24. Cooper DA, Jha BK, Silverman RH, Hesselberth JR, Barton DJ. Ribonuclease L and metal-ion-independent endoribonuclease cleavage sites in host and viral RNAs. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Apr; 42(8):5202-16. PMID: 24500209; PMCID: PMC4005677.
    25. Hesselberth JR. Lives that introns lead after splicing. Wiley Interdiscip Rev RNA. 2013 Nov-Dec; 4(6):677-91. PMID: 23881603.
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    26. Li X, Zhang W, Xu T, Ramsey J, Zhang L, Hill R, Hansen KC, Hesselberth JR, Zhao R. Comprehensive in vivo RNA-binding site analyses reveal a role of Prp8 in spliceosomal assembly. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Apr 01; 41(6):3805-18. PMID: 23393194; PMCID: PMC3616732.
    27. Cooper SJ, Finney GL, Brown SL, Nelson SK, Hesselberth J, MacCoss MJ, Fields S. High-throughput profiling of amino acids in strains of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae deletion collection. Genome Res. 2010 Sep; 20(9):1288-96. PMID: 20610602; PMCID: PMC2928507.
    28. Chen X, Hoffman MM, Bilmes JA, Hesselberth JR, Noble WS. A dynamic Bayesian network for identifying protein-binding footprints from single molecule-based sequencing data. Bioinformatics. 2010 Jun 15; 26(12):i334-42. PMID: 20529925; PMCID: PMC2881360.
    29. Hittinger CT, Hesselberth JR. Nucleosome patterning evolution: steady aim despite moving targets. Mol Syst Biol. 2010 May 11; 6:376. PMID: 20461077; PMCID: PMC2890328.
    30. Schutz K, Hesselberth JR, Fields S. Capture and sequence analysis of RNAs with terminal 2',3'-cyclic phosphates. RNA. 2010 Mar; 16(3):621-31. PMID: 20075163; PMCID: PMC2822926.
    31. Hesselberth JR, Chen X, Zhang Z, Sabo PJ, Sandstrom R, Reynolds AP, Thurman RE, Neph S, Kuehn MS, Noble WS, Fields S, Stamatoyannopoulos JA. Global mapping of protein-DNA interactions in vivo by digital genomic footprinting. Nat Methods. 2009 Apr; 6(4):283-9. PMID: 19305407; PMCID: PMC2668528.
    32. Zhang Z, Hesselberth JR, Fields S. Genome-wide identification of spliced introns using a tiling microarray. Genome Res. 2007 Apr; 17(4):503-9. PMID: 17351133; PMCID: PMC1832097.
    33. Hall B, Hesselberth JR, Ellington AD. Computational selection of nucleic acid biosensors via a slip structure model. Biosens Bioelectron. 2007 Apr 15; 22(9-10):1939-47. PMID: 16996258.
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    34. Hesselberth JR, Miller JP, Golob A, Stajich JE, Michaud GA, Fields S. Comparative analysis of Saccharomyces cerevisiae WW domains and their interacting proteins. Genome Biol. 2006; 7(4):R30. PMID: 16606443; PMCID: PMC1557994.
    35. Brown V, Brown RA, Ozinsky A, Hesselberth JR, Fields S. Binding specificity of Toll-like receptor cytoplasmic domains. Eur J Immunol. 2006 Mar; 36(3):742-53. PMID: 16482509; PMCID: PMC2762736.
    36. LaCount DJ, Vignali M, Chettier R, Phansalkar A, Bell R, Hesselberth JR, Schoenfeld LW, Ota I, Sahasrabudhe S, Kurschner C, Fields S, Hughes RE. A protein interaction network of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Nature. 2005 Nov 03; 438(7064):103-7. PMID: 16267556.
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    37. Lee JF, Hesselberth JR, Meyers LA, Ellington AD. Aptamer database. Nucleic Acids Res. 2004 Jan 01; 32(Database issue):D95-100. PMID: 14681367; PMCID: PMC308828.
    38. Hesselberth JR, Robertson MP, Knudsen SM, Ellington AD. Simultaneous detection of diverse analytes with an aptazyme ligase array. Anal Biochem. 2003 Jan 15; 312(2):106-12. PMID: 12531194.
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    39. Hesselberth JR, Ellington AD. A (ribo) switch in the paradigms of genetic regulation. Nat Struct Biol. 2002 Dec; 9(12):891-3. PMID: 12447352.
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    40. Cox JC, Hayhurst A, Hesselberth J, Bayer TS, Georgiou G, Ellington AD. Automated selection of aptamers against protein targets translated in vitro: from gene to aptamer. Nucleic Acids Res. 2002 Oct 15; 30(20):e108. PMID: 12384610; PMCID: PMC137152.
    41. Robertson MP, Hesselberth JR, Ellington AD. Optimization and optimality of a short ribozyme ligase that joins non-Watson-Crick base pairings. RNA. 2001 Apr; 7(4):513-23. PMID: 11345430; PMCID: PMC1370105.
    42. Hoffman D, Hesselberth J, Ellington AD. Switching nucleic acids for antibodies. Nat Biotechnol. 2001 Apr; 19(4):313-4. PMID: 11283579.
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    43. Hesselberth J, Robertson MP, Jhaveri S, Ellington AD. In vitro selection of nucleic acids for diagnostic applications. J Biotechnol. 2000 Mar; 74(1):15-25. PMID: 10943569.
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    44. Hesselberth JR, Miller D, Robertus J, Ellington AD. In vitro selection of RNA molecules that inhibit the activity of ricin A-chain. J Biol Chem. 2000 Feb 18; 275(7):4937-42. PMID: 10671531.
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    45. Singh PK, Jia HP, Wiles K, Hesselberth J, Liu L, Conway BA, Greenberg EP, Valore EV, Welsh MJ, Ganz T, Tack BF, McCray PB. Production of beta-defensins by human airway epithelia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998 Dec 08; 95(25):14961-6. PMID: 9843998; PMCID: PMC24558.
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