Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Non-canonical translation initiation of the spliced mRNA encoding the human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 basic leucine zipper protein.Nucleic Acids Research.  46:11030-11047. 2018
2018 Noncanonical Translation Initiation in Eukaryotes.Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology2018
2018 Translational Control in Virus-Infected Cells.Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology2018
2017 Foxp1 Negatively Regulates T Follicular Helper Cell Differentiation and Germinal Center Responses by Controlling Cell Migration and CTLA-4.Journal of Immunology.  200:586-594. 2017
2016 Molecular analysis of the factorless internal ribosome entry site in Cricket Paralysis virus infection.Scientific Reports.  6:37319. 2016
2016 Identification of RNA Binding Proteins Associated with Dengue Virus RNA in Infected Cells Reveals Temporally Distinct Host Factor Requirements.PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases.  10:e0004921. 2016
2016 Structural domains within the HIV-1 mRNA and the ribosomal protein S25 influence cap-independent translation initiation.European Journal of Biochemistry.  283:2508-2527. 2016
2016 Cap-Independent Translational Control of Carcinogenesis.Frontiers in Oncology.  6:128. 2016
2014 Hu antigen R (HuR) is a positive regulator of the RNA-binding proteins TDP-43 and FUS/TLS: implications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  289:31792-31804. 2014
2014 The 5' untranslated region of the human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 mRNA enables cap-independent translation initiation.Journal of Virology.  88:5936-5955. 2014
2013 Thiouracil cross-linking mass spectrometry: a cell-based method to identify host factors involved in viral amplification.Journal of Virology.  87:8697-8712. 2013
2013 Ribosomal protein S25 dependency reveals a common mechanism for diverse internal ribosome entry sites and ribosome shunting.Molecular and Cellular Biology.  33:1016-1026. 2013
2012 Tricks an IRES uses to enslave ribosomes.Trends in Microbiology.  20:558-566. 2012
2012 So you want to know if your message has an IRES?Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: RNA.  3:697-705. 2012
2011 rRNA pseudouridylation defects affect ribosomal ligand binding and translational fidelity from yeast to human cells.Molecular Cell.  44:660-666. 2011
2011 In vivo functional analysis of the Dicistroviridae intergenic region internal ribosome entry sites.Nucleic Acids Research.  39:7276-7288. 2011
2011 Mechanism of translation initiation by Dicistroviridae IGR IRESs.Virology.  411:355-361. 2011
2009 RPS25 is essential for translation initiation by the Dicistroviridae and hepatitis C viral IRESs.Genes and Development.  23:2753-2764. 2009
2009 Translation initiation factors are not required for Dicistroviridae IRES function in vivo.RNA.  15:932-946. 2009
2008 Distinct eRF3 requirements suggest alternate eRF1 conformations mediate peptide release during eukaryotic translation termination.Molecular Cell.  30:599-609. 2008
2007 Conditional disruption of calcineurin B1 in osteoblasts increases bone formation and reduces bone resorption.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  282:35318-35327. 2007
2003 Enterovirus 71 contains a type I IRES element that functions when eukaryotic initiation factor eIF4G is cleaved.Virology.  315:259-266. 2003
2001 Poly(A) polymerase and the regulation of cytoplasmic polyadenylation.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  276:41810-41816. 2001
2001 Internal initiation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae mediated by an initiator tRNA/eIF2-independent internal ribosome entry site element.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  98:12972-12977. 2001
2001 Initiator Met-tRNA-independent translation mediated by an internal ribosome entry site element in cricket paralysis virus-like insect viruses.Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology.  66:285-292. 2001
2000 Regulation of host cell translation by viruses and effects on cell function.Current Opinion in Microbiology.  3:366-370. 2000
2000 Rapid deadenylation and Poly(A)-dependent translational repression mediated by the Caenorhabditis elegans tra-2 3' untranslated region in Xenopus embryos.Molecular and Cellular Biology.  20:2129-2137. 2000
1996 Evolutionary conservation of sequence elements controlling cytoplasmic polyadenylylation.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  93:9027-9032. 1996

Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biochemistry, Oklahoma State University
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin System : Madison
  • Full Name

  • Sunnie Thompson
  • Blazerid

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