Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

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Publications

CRISPR-Cas systems exploit viral DNA injection to establish and maintain adaptive immunity

Modell JW, Jiang W, Marraffini LA. Nature. 2017 April 6. doi:10.1038/nature21719

Cas9 specifies functional viral targets during CRISPR-Cas adaptation

Heler R, Samai P, Modell JW, Weiner C, Goldberg GW, Bikard D, Marraffini LA. Nature. 2015 Mar 12. doi: 10.1038/nature14245

A DNA damage-induced, SOS-independent checkpoint prevents cell division in Caulobacter crescentus

Modell JW, Kambara TK, Laub MT. PLoS Biology. 2014 Oct 28. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001977.g001

A DNA damage checkpoint in Caulobacter crescentus inhibits cell division through a direct interaction with FtsW

Modell JW, Hopkins AC, Laub MT. Genes & Development. 2011 Jun 15. doi: 10.1101/gad.2038911