Primary research papers from the lab:

di Cicco, G., Bantele, S.C.S., Reusswig, K.-U. & Pfander, B. (2017). A cell cycle-independent mode of the Rad9-Dpb11 interaction is induced by DNA damage. Sci Rep. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11937-z.

Princz, L.N., Wild, P., Bittmann, J., Aguado, F.J., Blanco, M.G., Matos, J. & Pfander, B. (2017). Dbf4-dependent kinase and the Rtt107 scaffold promote Mus81-Mms4 resolvase activation during mitosis. EMBO J. doi: 10.15252/embj.201694831.

Bantele, S.C.S., Ferreira, P., Gritenaite, D., Boos, D. & Pfander, B. (2017).Targeting of the Fun30 nucleosome remodeller by the Dpb11 scaffold facilitates cell cycle-regulated DNA end resection. eLife. pii: e21687. doi: 10.7554/eLife.21687.

Reusswig, K.-U., Zimmermann, F., Galanti, L., Pfander, B. (2016).  Robust Replication Control Is Generated by Temporal Gaps between Licensing and Firing Phases and Depends on Degradation of Firing Factor Sld2. Cell Rep. 17(2):556-569. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.09.013.

Lee, S.H., Princz, L.N., Klügel, M.F., Habermann, B., Pfander, B., Biertümpfel, C. (2015). Human Holliday junction resolvase GEN1 uses a chromodomain for efficient DNA recognition and cleavage. eLife. pii:e12256. doi: 10.7554/eLife.12256.

Gritenaite, D., Princz, L.N., Szakal, B., Bantele, S.C.S., Wendeler, L., Schilbach, S., Habermann, B.H., Lisby, M., Branzei, D., Pfander, B. (2014). A cell cycle-regulated Slx4-Dpb11 signaling complex controls the resolution of DNA repair intermediates linked to stalled replication. Genes Dev. 28(14):1604-1619. doi: 10.1101/gad.240515.114. 


Reviews and book chapters from the lab:

Galanti L, Pfander B*. (2018). Right time, right place-DNA damage and DNA replication checkpoints collectively safeguard S phase. EMBO J. 37(21). pii: e100681. doi: 10.15252/embj.2018100681

Reußwig, K.-U., Boos, D., Pfander, B. (2016). Roles of Sld2, Sld3, and Dpb11 in Replication Initiation. in: The initiation of DNA replication in eukaryotes. pp 297-318. Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-24696-3.

Koehler, K., Ferreira, P., Pfander, B., Boos, D. (2016). Regulation of the Initiation of DNA Replication upon DNA Damage in Eukaryotes. in: The initiation of DNA replication in eukaryotes. pp 443-460. Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-24696-3.

Princz, L.N., Gritenaite, D., Pfander, B. (2014). The Slx4-Dpb11 scaffold complex: coordinating the response to replication fork stalling in S-phase and the subsequent mitosis. Cell Cycle. 14(4):488-494. doi: 10.4161/15384101.2014.989126.


Other primary research papers from Boris:

Paasch F, den Brave F, Psakhye I, Pfander B*, Jentsch S (2018). Failed mitochondrial import and impaired proteostasis trigger SUMOylation of mitochondrial proteins. J Biol Chem. 293 (2); 599-609. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.817833.

Karaduman R*, Chanarat S*, Pfander B*, Jentsch S (2017). Error-Prone Splicing Controlled by the Ubiquitin Relative Hub1. Mol Cell. 67(3); 423-432. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2017.06.021.

Lademann, C.A., Renkawitz, J., Pfander, B.* & Jentsch, S. (2017). The INO80 Complex Removes H2A.Z to Promote Presynaptic Filament Formation during Homologous Recombination. Cell Reports. 19(7):1294-1303. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2017.04.051.

Pfander, B., Diffley, J.F.X. (2011). Dpb11 coordinates Mec1 kinase activation with cell cycle-regulated Rad9 recruitment. EMBO J. 30: 4897-4907

Parnas, O., Zipin-Roitman, A., Pfander, B., Liefshitz, B., Mazor Y., Ben-Aroya, S., Jentsch, S., and Kupiec, M. (2010). Elg1, an alternative subunit of the RF-C clamp loader, preferentially interacts with SUMOylated PCNA. EMBO J. 29:2611-2622

Sacher, M., Pfander, B., Hoege, C., Jentsch, S. (2006). Control of Rad52 recombination activity by double-strand break-induced SUMO modification. Nature Cell Biology. 8, 1284-1290

Moldovan, G.-L., Pfander, B., Jentsch, S. (2006). PCNA controls establishment of sister chromatid cohesion during S-phase. Molecular Cell. 23, 723-732

Döring, M., Loos, A., Schrader, N., Pfander, B., Bauerfeind, R. (2006). Nerve growth factor-induced phosphorylation of amphiphysin-1 by casein kinase 2 regulates clathrin-amphiphysin interactions. Journal of Neurochemistry. 98, 2013-2023

Pfander, B., Moldovan, G.-L., Sacher, M., Hoege, C., Jentsch, S. (2005). SUMO-modified PCNA recruits Srs2 to prevent recombination during S phase. Nature. 436, 428-433

Hoege, C., Pfander, B., Moldovan, G.-L., Pyrowolakis, G., Jentsch, S. (2002). RAD6-dependent DNA repair is linked to modification of PCNA by ubiquitin and SUMO. Nature. 419, 135-141

Other reviews and book chapters from Boris:

Moldovan, G.-L., Pfander, B., Jentsch, S. (2007). PCNA, the maestro of the replication fork. Cell. 129, 665-679

Sacher, M.#, Pfander, B.#, Jentsch, S. (2005). Identification of SUMO-protein conjugates. Methods in Enzymology. 399, 392-404 (# equal contribution)

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