Publications

  • Rymen B, Ferrafiat L, Blevins T* (2020). Non-coding RNA polymerases that silence transposable elements and reprogram gene expression in plants. Transcription. Nov 12 (Online);1-20. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Böhrer M, Rymen B, Himber C, Gerbaud A, Pflieger D, Laudencia-Chingcuanco D, Cartwright A, Vogel J, Sibout R, Blevins T* (2020). Integrated genome-scale analysis and northern blot detection of retrotransposon siRNAs across plant species. RNA tagging (Heinlein H, ed.). Methods Mol Biol. 2166:387-411. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Ferrafiat L, Pflieger D, Singh J, Thieme M, Böhrer M, Himber C, Gerbaud A, Bucher E, Pikaard CS, Blevins T* (2019). The NRPD1 N-terminus contains a Pol IV-specific motif that is critical for genome surveillance in Arabidopsis. Nucleic Acids Res. 47(17):9037-9052. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Blevins T*, Wang J, Pflieger D, Pontvianne F, Pikaard CS* (2017). Hybrid incompatibility caused by an epiallele. PNAS. 114(14):3702-3707. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Blevins T* (2017). Northern blotting techniques for small RNAs. in Plant Epigenetics: Methods and Protocols (Kovalchuk I, ed.) Methods Mol Biol. 1456:141-162. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Wang J, Blevins T, Podicheti R, Haag JR, Wang F, Tan EH, Pikaard CS (2017). Mutation of Arabidopsis SMC4 identifies condensin as a corepressor of pericentromeric transposons and conditionally expressed genes. Genes Dev. 31(15):1601-1614. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Blevins T, Podicheti R, Mishra V, Marasco M, Wang J, Rusch D, Tang H, Pikaard CS (2015). Identification of Pol IV and RDR2-dependent precursors of 24 nt siRNAs guiding de novo DNA methylation in Arabidopsis. ELife 4:e09591. [pubmed] [doi]
  • Blevins T, Pontvianne F, Cocklin R, Podicheti R, Chandrasekhara C, Lee B, Yerneni S, Rusch D, Mockaitis K, Tang H, Pikaard CS (2014). A two-step process for epigenetic inheritance in Arabidopsis. Mol Cell 54(1): 30-42. [pubmed] [doi]