STRICK Terence : UMR7592 : Biomolecular Nanomanipulation Group

Unit : CNRS UMR7592 Institut Jacques Monod - Université Paris Diderot

Institut Jacques Monod CNRS UMR7592
Université Paris Diderot
Bâtiment Buffon 242B
15 rue Hélène Brion
75013 PARIS

Speciality : Department BCMPP

Director of the unit : Giuseppe BALDACCI

Principal investigator :

STRICK Terence
Email : strick.terenceSPAMFILTER@ijm.univ-paris-diderot.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 57 27 80 20

Composition of research team :

  • STRICK  Terence (DR2 CNRS, HDR) 
  • DEBAT Hélène (MCF UVSQ)
  • GARNIER Florence (MCF UVSQ)   
  • GRAVES Evan (Chercheur)
  • JOLY Nicolas (CR1-CNRS, HDR)   
  • NADAL Marc (PR, HDR)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

“Initiation of transcription-coupled repair characterized at single-molecule resolution.”Howan, K., Smith, A., Westblade, L., Joly, N., Grange, W., Zorman, S., Darst, S., Savery, N., Strick, T. Nature 490: 431—434 (2012).

“Topological characterization of the DnaA-oriC complex using single-molecule nanomanipulation.” Zorman, S., Seitz, H., Sclavi, B., Strick, T. Nucleic Acids Res., 40: 7375—7383 (2012).

 “Synergistic and opposing activities of thermophilic RecQ-like helicase and topoisomerase 3 proteins in Holliday junctin processing and replication fork stabilization.” Valenti, A., De Felice, M., Perugino, G., Bizard, A., Nadal, M., Rossi, M. et Ciaramella, M. J. Biol. Chem. 287 : 30282-30295 (2012).

“TopR2, the second reverse gyrase of Sulfolobus solfataricus, exhibits unusual properties.”Bizard, A., Garnier, F., Nadal, M. J. Mol. Biol. 408: 839—849 (2011)

“Abortive Initiation and productive initiation by RNA polymerase involve DNA scrunching.”Revyakin, A., Liu, C., Ebright R., Strick, T. Science 314: 1139—1143 (2006).