Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 BK Polyomavirus Activates the DNA Damage Response To Prolong S PhaseJournal of Virology.  93. 2019
2019 Translational control in virus-infected cellsCold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology.  11. 2019
2019 Erratum: Non-canonical translation initiation of the spliced mRNA encoding the human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 basic leucine zipper protein (Nucleic acids research (2018) 46 20 (11030-11047))Nucleic Acids Research.  47:1599. 2019
2019 Noncanonical translation initiation in eukaryotesCold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology.  11. 2019
2018 Foxp1 Negatively Regulates T Follicular Helper Cell Differentiation and Germinal Center Responses by Controlling Cell Migration and CTLA-4Journal of Immunology.  200:586-594. 2018
2018 Non-canonical translation initiation of the spliced mRNA encoding the human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 basic leucine zipper proteinNucleic Acids Research.  46:11030-11047. 2018
2017 Erratum: Molecular analysis of the factorless internal ribosome entry site in Cricket Paralysis virus infectionScientific Reports.  7:39439. 2017
2016 Molecular analysis of the factorless internal ribosome entry site in Cricket Paralysis virus infectionScientific Reports.  6. 2016
2016 Identification of RNA Binding Proteins Associated with Dengue Virus RNA in Infected Cells Reveals Temporally Distinct Host Factor RequirementsPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases.  10. 2016
2016 Structural domains within the HIV-1 mRNA and the ribosomal protein S25 influence cap-independent translation initiationEuropean Journal of Biochemistry.  2508-2527. 2016
2016 Cap-independent translational control of carcinogenesisFrontiers in Oncology.  6. 2016
2014 Hu antigen R (HuR) is a positive regulator of the RNA-binding proteins TDP-43 and FUS/TLS: Implications for amyotrophic lateral sclerosisJournal 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 initiationJournal of Virology.  88:5936-5955. 2014
2013 Thiouracil cross-linking mass spectrometry: A cell-based method to identify host factors involved in viral amplificationJournal of Virology.  87:8697-8712. 2013
2013 Ribosomal protein S25 dependency reveals a common mechanism for diverse internal ribosome entry sites and ribosome shuntingMolecular and Cellular Biology.  33:1016-1026. 2013
2012 Tricks an IRES uses to enslave ribosomesTrends 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 CellsMolecular Cell.  44:660-666. 2011
2011 In vivo functional analysis of the Dicistroviridae intergenic region internal ribosome entry sitesNucleic Acids Research.  39:7276-7288. 2011
2011 Mechanism of translation initiation by Dicistroviridae IGR IRESsVirology.  411:355-361. 2011
2009 RPS25 is essential for translation initiation by the Dicistroviridae and hepatitis C viral IRESsGenes and Development.  23:2753-2764. 2009
2009 Translation initiation factors are not required for Dicistroviridae IRES function in vivoRNA.  15:932-946. 2009
2008 Distinct eRF3 Requirements Suggest Alternate eRF1 Conformations Mediate Peptide Release during Eukaryotic Translation TerminationMolecular Cell.  30:599-609. 2008
2007 Conditional disruption of calcineurin B1 in osteoblasts increases bone formation and reduces bone resorptionJournal of Biological Chemistry.  282:35318-35327. 2007
2003 Enterovirus 71 contains a type I IRES element that functions when eukaryotic initiation factor eIF4G is cleavedVirology.  315:259-266. 2003
2001 Poly(A) Polymerase and the Regulation of Cytoplasmic PolyadenylationJournal of Biological Chemistry.  276:41810-41816. 2001
2001 Internal initiation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae mediated by an initiator tRNA/eIF2-independent internal ribosome entry site elementProceedings 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 virusesCold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology.  66:285-292. 2001
2000 Rapid deadenylation and Poly(A)-dependent translational repression mediated by the Caenorhabditis elegans tra-2 3' untranslated region in Xenopus embryosMolecular and Cellular Biology.  20:2129-2137. 2000
2000 Regulation of host cell translation by viruses and effects on cell functionCurrent Opinion in Microbiology.  3:366-370. 2000
1996 Evolutionary conservation of sequence elements controlling cytoplasmic polyadenylylationProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  93:9027-9032. 1996

Teaching Activities

  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • GBSC742 - Student Theme Meeting Course (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • GBSC742 - Student Theme Meeting Course (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • GBSC742 - Student Theme Meeting Course (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • GBSC742 - Student Theme Meeting Course (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • GBSC700 - Journal Clubs (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng & Presen (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • GBS768 - Comm Sci: Read Wrtng % Presen (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • GBS761 - Eukaryotic Molecular Biology (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MIC785 - Post-Trx Reg Mech Journal Club (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • MIC785 - Post-Transcription Reg Mech (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • MIC791 - Advanced Topics in Virology (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • CMB720 - CMB II Genes (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • MIC724 - Virology Journal Club (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • MIC785 - Post-Transcription Reg Mech (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin System : Madison 1998
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biochemistry, Oklahoma State University 1991
  • Full Name

  • Sunnie Thompson