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Arthur Zaug

TitleResearch Associate
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0001-7324-803X Additional info

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    1. Schmidt JC, Zaug AJ, Kufer R, Cech TR. Dynamics of human telomerase recruitment depend on template- telomere base pairing. Mol Biol Cell. 2018 Jan 31. PMID: 29386295.
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    2. Lim CJ, Zaug AJ, Kim HJ, Cech TR. Reconstitution of human shelterin complexes reveals unexpected stoichiometry and dual pathways to enhance telomerase processivity. Nat Commun. 2017 10 20; 8(1):1075. PMID: 29057866.
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    3. Schmidt JC, Zaug AJ, Cech TR. Live Cell Imaging Reveals the Dynamics of Telomerase Recruitment to Telomeres. Cell. 2016 Aug 25; 166(5):1188-1197.e9. PMID: 27523609.
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    4. Xi L, Schmidt JC, Zaug AJ, Ascarrunz DR, Cech TR. A novel two-step genome editing strategy with CRISPR-Cas9 provides new insights into telomerase action and TERT gene expression. Genome Biol. 2015 Nov 10; 16:231. PMID: 26553065; PMCID: PMC4640169.
    5. Borah S, Xi L, Zaug AJ, Powell NM, Dancik GM, Cohen SB, Costello JC, Theodorescu D, Cech TR. Cancer. TERT promoter mutations and telomerase reactivation in urothelial cancer. Science. 2015 Feb 27; 347(6225):1006-10. PMID: 25722414; PMCID: PMC4640672.
    6. Tang M, Li Y, Zhang Y, Chen Y, Huang W, Wang D, Zaug AJ, Liu D, Zhao Y, Cech TR, Ma W, Songyang Z. Disease mutant analysis identifies a new function of DAXX in telomerase regulation and telomere maintenance. J Cell Sci. 2015 Jan 15; 128(2):331-41. PMID: 25416818; PMCID: PMC4294776.
    7. Zaug AJ, Crary SM, Jesse Fioravanti M, Campbell K, Cech TR. Many disease-associated variants of hTERT retain high telomerase enzymatic activity. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Oct; 41(19):8969-78. PMID: 23901009; PMCID: PMC3799428.
    8. Nandakumar J, Bell CF, Weidenfeld I, Zaug AJ, Leinwand LA, Cech TR. The TEL patch of telomere protein TPP1 mediates telomerase recruitment and processivity. Nature. 2012 Dec 13; 492(7428):285-9. PMID: 23103865; PMCID: PMC3521872.
    9. Batista LF, Pech MF, Zhong FL, Nguyen HN, Xie KT, Zaug AJ, Crary SM, Choi J, Sebastiano V, Cherry A, Giri N, Wernig M, Alter BP, Cech TR, Savage SA, Reijo Pera RA, Artandi SE. Telomere shortening and loss of self-renewal in dyskeratosis congenita induced pluripotent stem cells. Nature. 2011 May 22; 474(7351):399-402. PMID: 21602826.
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    10. Zaug AJ, Podell ER, Nandakumar J, Cech TR. Functional interaction between telomere protein TPP1 and telomerase. Genes Dev. 2010 Mar 15; 24(6):613-22. PMID: 20231318; PMCID: PMC2841338.
    11. Zaug AJ, Podell ER, Cech TR. Mutation in TERT separates processivity from anchor-site function. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2008 Aug; 15(8):870-2. PMID: 18641663; PMCID: PMC2574958.
    12. Wang F, Podell ER, Zaug AJ, Yang Y, Baciu P, Cech TR, Lei M. The POT1-TPP1 telomere complex is a telomerase processivity factor. Nature. 2007 Feb 01; 445(7127):506-10. PMID: 17237768.
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    13. Zaug AJ, Podell ER, Cech TR. Human POT1 disrupts telomeric G-quadruplexes allowing telomerase extension in vitro. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Aug 02; 102(31):10864-9. PMID: 16043710; PMCID: PMC1180509.
    14. Lei M, Zaug AJ, Podell ER, Cech TR. Switching human telomerase on and off with hPOT1 protein in vitro. J Biol Chem. 2005 May 27; 280(21):20449-56. PMID: 15792951.
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    15. Seto AG, Umansky K, Tzfati Y, Zaug AJ, Blackburn EH, Cech TR. A template-proximal RNA paired element contributes to Saccharomyces cerevisiae telomerase activity. RNA. 2003 Nov; 9(11):1323-32. PMID: 14561882; PMCID: PMC1287054.
    16. Förstemann K, Zaug AJ, Cech TR, Lingner J. Yeast telomerase is specialized for C/A-rich RNA templates. Nucleic Acids Res. 2003 Mar 15; 31(6):1646-55. PMID: 12626706; PMCID: PMC152863.
    17. Livengood AJ, Zaug AJ, Cech TR. Essential regions of Saccharomyces cerevisiae telomerase RNA: separate elements for Est1p and Est2p interaction. Mol Cell Biol. 2002 Apr; 22(7):2366-74. PMID: 11884619; PMCID: PMC133682.
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