Publications

 

  • Pastore, B.*, Hertz, H. L.*, Tang, W. (2022) Comparative analysis of piRNA sequences, targets and functions in nematodes, RNA Biology, 19:1, 1276-1292, DOI: 10.1080/15476286.2022.2149170 (bioRxiv, https://doi.org/10.1101/2022.06.26.497686).
  • Hertz, H. L.*, Price, I. F.*, Tang, W. (2022) Visualization and Purification of Caenorhabditis elegans Germ Granule Proteins using Proximity Labeling. Bio-protocol. 12(08): e4386.
  • Price, I. F., Hertz, H. L., Pastore, B., Wagner, J., Tang, W. (2021) Proximity labeling identifies LOTUS domain proteins that promote the formation of perinuclear germ granules in eleganseLife. 10:e72276.
  • Pastore, B., Hertz, H. L., Price I. F., Tang, W. (2021) pre-piRNA trimming and 2′-O-methylation protect piRNAs from 3′ tailing and degradation in elegans. Cell Reports. 36(9):109640.
  • Price, I. F.,  Hertz, H. L., Pastore, B., Wagner, J., Tang, W. (2021). Proximity labeling identifies LOTUS domain proteins that promote the formation of perinuclear germ granules in C. elegans. bioRxiv, doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.07.27.453989.
  • Tang, W., Seth, M., Tu, S., Shen, E., Li, Q., Shirayama, M., Weng, Z., and Mello, C.C. (2018) A sex-chromosome piRNA promotes robust dosage compensation and sex determination in C. elegans. Developmental Cell. 44 (6), 762-70.
  • Seth, M., Shirayama, M., Tang, W., Shen, E., Tu, S., Lee, H.-C., Weng, Z., and Mello, C.C. (2018) The coding regions of germline mRNAs confer sensitivity to Argonaute regulation in elegans. Cell Reports. 22 (9), 2254-62.
  • Shen, E., Chen, H., Ozturk, A., Tu, S., Shirayama, M., Tang, W., Ding, Y., Dai, S., Weng, Z., Mello, C.C. (2018) Identification of piRNA binding sites reveals the Argonaute regulatory landscape of the C. elegans germline. Cell. 172 (5), 937-51.
  • Paez-Moscoso, D., Pan, L., Sigauke, R., Schroeder, M., Tang, W., and Baumann, P. (2018) Pof8 is a La-related protein and a constitutive component of telomerase in fission yeast. Nature Communications. 9 (1), 587.
  • Tang, W., Tu, S., Lee, H.-C., Weng, Z., and Mello, C.C. (2016). The RNase PARN-1 Trims piRNA 3’ Ends to Promote Transcriptome Surveillance in C. elegans. Cell. 164 (5), 974-84.
  • Tang, W., Kannan, R., Blanchette, M., and Baumann, P. (2012). Telomerase RNA biogenesis involves sequential binding by Sm and Lsm complexes. Nature. 484 (7393), 260-4.
  • Brown, W. R., Liti, G., Rosa, C., James, S., Roberts, I., Robert, V., Jolly, N., Tang, W., Baumann, P., Green, C., Schlegel, C., Young, J., Hirchaud, F., Leek, S., Thomas, G., Blomberg, A. and Warringer, J. (2011). A Geographically Diverse Collection of Schizosaccharomyces pombe Isolates Shows Limited Phenotypic Variation but Extensive Karyotypic Diversity. Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 1 (7), 615-26
  • Helston, R.M., Box, J.A., Tang, W. and Baumann, P. (2010). Schizosaccharomyces cryophilus nov., a new species of fission yeast. FEMS Yeast Research. 10 (6), 779-86.
  • Box, J.A., Bunch, J.T., Tang, W. and Baumann, P. (2008). Spliceosomal cleavage generates the 3′ end of telomerase RNA. Nature. 456 (7224), 910-4.