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RNA function in germ and stem cell biology group publications

2006

Horsley V, O'Carroll D, Tooze R, Ohinata Y, Saitou M, Obukhanych T, Nussenzweig M, Tarakhovsky A, Fuchs E.  2006.  Blimp1 defines a progenitor population that governs cellular input to the sebaceous gland.Cell. 126(3):597-609.
Yi R, O'Carroll D, Pasolli HA, Zhang Z, Dietrich FS, Tarakhovsky A, Fuchs E.  2006.  Morphogenesis in skin is governed by discrete sets of differentially expressed microRNAs.Nat Genet. 38(3):356-62.

2005

Ohinata Y, Payer B, O'Carroll D, Ancelin K, Ono Y, Sano M, Barton SC, Obukhanych T, Nussenzweig M, Tarakhovsky A et al..  2005.  Blimp1 is a critical determinant of the germ cell lineage in mice.Nature. 436(7048):207-13.
Saitou M, Payer B, O'Carroll D, Ohinata Y, M Surani A.  2005.  Blimp1 and the emergence of the germ line during development in the mouse.Cell Cycle. 4(12):1736-40.

2002

Lagger G, O'Carroll D, Rembold M, Khier H, Tischler J, Weitzer G, Schuettengruber B, Hauser C, Brunmeir R, Jenuwein T et al..  2002.  Essential function of histone deacetylase 1 in proliferation control and CDK inhibitor repression.EMBO J. 21(11):2672-81.
Peters AHFM, Mermoud JE, O'Carroll D, Pagani M, Schweizer D, Brockdorff N, Jenuwein T.  2002.  Histone H3 lysine 9 methylation is an epigenetic imprint of facultative heterochromatin.Nat Genet. 30(1):77-80.

2001

O'Carroll D, Erhardt S, Pagani M, Barton SC, Surani MA, Jenuwein T.  2001.  The polycomb-group gene Ezh2 is required for early mouse development.Mol Cell Biol. 21(13):4330-6.
Lachner M, O'Carroll D, Rea S, Mechtler K, Jenuwein T.  2001.  Methylation of histone H3 lysine 9 creates a binding site for HP1 proteins.Nature. 410(6824):116-20.
Peters AH, O'Carroll D, Scherthan H, Mechtler K, Sauer S, Schöfer C, Weipoltshammer K, Pagani M, Lachner M, Kohlmaier A et al..  2001.  Loss of the Suv39h histone methyltransferases impairs mammalian heterochromatin and genome stability.Cell. 107(3):323-37.
Nielsen SJ, Schneider R, Bauer UM, Bannister AJ, Morrison A, O'Carroll D, Firestein R, Cleary M, Jenuwein T, Herrera RE et al..  2001.  Rb targets histone H3 methylation and HP1 to promoters.Nature. 412(6846):561-5.

2000

O'Carroll D, Scherthan H, Peters AH, Opravil S, Haynes AR, Laible G, Rea S, Schmid M, Lebersorger A, Jerratsch M et al..  2000.  Isolation and characterization of Suv39h2, a second histone H3 methyltransferase gene that displays testis-specific expression.Mol Cell Biol. 20(24):9423-33.
Rea S, Eisenhaber F, O'Carroll D, Strahl BD, Sun ZW, Schmid M, Opravil S, Mechtler K, Ponting CP, Allis CD et al..  2000.  Regulation of chromatin structure by site-specific histone H3 methyltransferases.Nature. 406(6796):593-9.

1999

Laible G, Haynes AR, Lebersorger A, O'Carroll D, Mattei MG, Denny P, Brown SD, Jenuwein T.  1999.  The murine polycomb-group genes Ezh1 and Ezh2 map close to Hox gene clusters on mouse chromosomes 11 and 6.Mamm Genome. 10(3):311-4.

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