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Understanding small RNA-mediated transposon control at the level of chromatin in the animal germline


A heterochromatin-dependent transcription machinery drives piRNA expression

Author(s): Peter Refsing Andersen, Laszlo Tirian, Milica Vunjak, Julius Brennecke
Published in: Nature, 549/7670, 2017, Page(s) 54-59, ISSN 0028-0836
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/nature23482

A Heterochromatin-Specific RNA Export Pathway Facilitates piRNA Production

Author(s): Mostafa F. ElMaghraby, Peter Refsing Andersen, Florian Pühringer, Ulrich Hohmann, Katharina Meixner, Thomas Lendl, Laszlo Tirian, Julius Brennecke
Published in: Cell, 178/4, 2019, Page(s) 964-979.e20, ISSN 0092-8674
Publisher: Cell Press
DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.07.007

The nascent RNA binding complex SFiNX licenses piRNA-guided heterochromatin formation

Author(s): Julia Batki, Jakob Schnabl, Juncheng Wang, Dominik Handler, Veselin I. Andreev, Christian E. Stieger, Maria Novatchkova, Lisa Lampersberger, Kotryna Kauneckaite, Wei Xie, Karl Mechtler, Dinshaw J. Patel, Julius Brennecke
Published in: Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, 26/8, 2019, Page(s) 720-731, ISSN 1545-9993
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41594-019-0270-6