Mason, J.M., Dusad, K., Wright, W.D., Grubb, J., Budke, B., Heyer, W.-D., Connell, P.P., Weichselbaum, R.R., and Bishop, D.K. (2015) RAD54 family translocases counter genotoxic effects of RAD51 in human tumor cells. Nucleic Acids Res. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv175 [pubmed]

Shinohara, M., Hayashihara, K., Grubb, J.T., Bishop, D.K., and Shinohara, A. (2015) DNA damage response clamp 9-1-1 contributes to chromosomal assembly of ZMM/SIC proteins for formation of crossovers and synaptonemal complex during meiosis. J. Cell Science, doi: 10.1242/jcs.161554 [pubmed]

Joshi, N., Brown, M.S., Bishop, D.K., and Borner, G.V. (2015) Gradual Implementation of the Meiotic Recombination Program via Checkpoint Pathways Controlled by Global DSB Levels. Mol Cell 57, 797-811 [pubmed]

Brown, M.S. and Bishop, D.K. (2015) DNA Strand Exchange and RecA Homologs in Meiosis. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a016659 [pubmed]

Chan Y.-L., Brown, M.S., Qin, D., Handa, N., and Bishop, D.K. (2014) The Third Exon of the Budding Yeast Meiotic Recombination Gene HOP2 Is Required for Calcium-dependent and Recombinase Dmc1-specific Stimulation of Homologous Strand Assimilation J. Biol. Chem. 89, 18076–18086. [pubmed]

Lao, J.P., Cloud, V., Huang, C.-C., Grubb, J., Thacker, D., Lee, C.-Y., Dresser, M.E., Hunter, N., and Bishop D.K. (2013) Meiotic Crossover Control by Concerted Action of Rad51-Dmc1 In Homolog Template Bias And Robust Homeostatic Regulation. PLOS Genetics 9, e1003978 [pubmed]

Mason, J. M., Logan, H.L., Budke, B., Wu, M., Pawlowski, M., Kozikowski,A.P., Bishop, D.K., and Connell,, P.P. (2013) The RAD51-Stimulatory Compound RS-1 can Exploit the RAD51 Overexpression that Exists in Cancer Cells And Tumors. Cancer Res. 74,3546-355 [pubmed]

Cloud, V., Chan, Y.-L., Grubb, J., Budke, B., and Bishop D. K. (2012) Rad51 is an Accessory Factor for Dmc1-Mediated Joint Molecule Formation During Meiosis. Science 337, 1222-1225 [pubmed]

Budke B., Logan, H.L., Kalin, J.H., Zelivianskaia, A.S., Mcguire, W.C., Stark, J.M., Kozikowski, A.P., Bishop, D.K., and Connell, P.P. (2012) RI-1: A Chemical Inhibitor of RAD51 that Disrupts Homologous Recombination in Human Cells. Nucleic Acids Res. 40, 7347-7357 [pubmed]

Bishop, D.K., (2012) Rad51, The Lead In Mitotic Recombinational DNA Repair, Plays a Supporting Role in Budding Yeast Meiosis. Cell Cycle 11, 4104-4106 [pubmed]

Shah, P.P., Zheng, X., Epshtein, A., Carey, J.N., Bishop, D.K., and Klein, H.L. (2010) Swi2/Snf2-Related Translocases Prevent Accumulation of Toxic Rad51 Complexes During Mitotic Growth. Mol. Cell 39, 862-872. [pubmed]

Jayathilaka, K., Sheridan, S.D., Bold, T.D., Bochenska, K., Logan, H.L., Weichselbaum, R.R., Bishop, D.K., and Connell, P.P. (2008). A Chemical compound that Stimulates the human Homologous Recombination protein RAD51. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105, 15848-15853 [pubmed]

McMahill, M. S., Sham, C. W., And Bishop, D. K. (2007) Synthesis-Dependent Strand Annealing in Meiosis. PLOS Biology 5, 2589-2601 [pubmed]

Martin, R., Orelli, B.J. , Yamazoe, M., Minn, A.J., Takeda, S., and Bishop, D.K. (2007) RAD51 Up-Regulation Bypasses BRCA1 Function and is a Common Feature of BRCA1-Deficient Breast Tumors. Cancer Res. 67, 9658-9665 [pubmed]

Holzen, T. M., Shah, P. P., Olivares, H. A., and Bishop, D. K. (2006) Tid1/Rdh54 Promotes Dissociation of Dmc1 from Non-Recombinogenic Sites on Meiotic Chromatin. Genes Dev. 20, 2593-2604 [pubmed]

Bishop, D.K. and Zickler, D. (2004) Early Decision: Meiotic Crossover Interference Prior to Stable Strand Exchange and Synapsis. Cell 117, 9-15 [pubmed]


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Prof. Douglas Bishop
Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology
University of Chicago
Cummings Life Science Center
Room 821A (office) / Room 817 (lab)
920 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637

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