Developmental Biology, Stem Cells & Aging
Gene Expression, Cell Cycle & Chromosome Biology
The following publications were retrieved from PubMed:
Katoku-Kikyo N, Paatela E, Houtz DL, Lee B, Munson D, Wang X, Hussein M, Bhatia J, Lim S, Yuan C, Asakura Y, Asakura A, Kikyo N.
J Cell Biol. 2021 Jul 5; 7(220)
Paatela E, Munson D, Kikyo N.
Int J Mol Sci. 2019 May 8; 9(20)
Ruiz-Estevez M, Staats J, Paatela E, Munson D, Katoku-Kikyo N, Yuan C, Asakura Y, Hostager R, Kobayashi H, Asakura A, Kikyo N.
Cell Rep. 2018 Nov 27; 9(25)2537-2551.e8
Lowe M, Lage J, Paatela E, Munson D, Hostager R, Yuan C, Katoku-Kikyo N, Ruiz-Estevez M, Asakura Y, Staats J, Qahar M, Lohman M, Asakura A, Kikyo N.
Cell Rep. 2018 Feb 20; 8(22)2118-2132
I am interested in studying the embryonic transcription factor DUX4 in development and disease. One of my projects is studying DUX4-induced suppression of immune pathways in cancer. The other focuses on characterization of epigenetic repressors of DUX4 and other repetitive genetic elements.