Spies, M. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
The RecA-binding locus of RecBCD enzyme defines a generalized domain for recruitment of DNA strand exchange proteins.
Mol. Cell,
21, 573-580. PMID: 16483938. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplemental Data]
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Wu, Y., Sugiyama, T., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
DNA annealing mediated by Rad52 and Rad59 proteins.
J. Biol. Chem., 281
, 15441-15449 (published online March 25, 2006 as doi:10.1074/jbc.M601827200). PMID: 16565518.
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Seitz, E.M. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
Human Rad51 protein displays enhanced homologous pairing of DNA sequences resembling those at genetically unstable loci.
Nucl. Acids Res., 34
, 2847-2852. PMID: 16723430; PMCID: PMC1474073. 
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Chédin, F., Handa, N., Dillingham, M.S., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
The AddAB helicase/nuclease forms a stable complex with its cognate
chi sequence during translocation.
J. Biol. Chem., 281
, 18610-18617. PMID: 16632468. (published online April 21, 2006 as doi:10.1074/jbc.M600882200).
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Amitani, I., Baskin, R.J., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
Visualization of Rad54, a chromatin-remodeling protein, translocating on single DNA molecules.
Mol. Cell,
23, 143-148PMID: 16818238. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplemental Data] [Upstream Translocation Movie] [Downstream Translocation Movie]
(Third most requested article in August 2006 in Molecular Cell [PDF])

Galletto, R., Amitani, I., Baskin, R.J., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
Direct observation of individual RecA filaments assembling on single DNA molecules.
443, 875-878. PMID: 16988658.
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplementary Information]
ACS Chemical Biology Spotlight Filaments under the flashlight [PDF])
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(see EMBO meeting report: How to exchange your partner [PDF])
MedicalNewsToday.com Direct observations of DNA are giving new insights into  how genetic material is copies and repaired [PDF])
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ScienceDaily.com  Watching DNA repair in real time [PDF])
(see Structure Preview: RecA Assembly, One Molecule at a Time  [PDF])
UC Davis News and Information Watching DNA repair in real time [PDF] [HTML])

Linder, P. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
Helicases and NTP-driven nucleic acid machines: Structure, function and roles in human disease.
Nucl. Acids Res., 34,
4081. PMCID: PMC3303210. [Full Text] [PDF]

Wu, Y., Siino, J.S., Sugiyama, T., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
The DNA binding preference of Rad52 and Rad59 proteins: Implications for their function in homologous recombination.
J. Biol. Chem., 281,
40001-40009. (published online October 12, 2006 as doi:10.1074/jbc.M608071200). PMID: 17040915. 
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Sugiyama, T., Kantake, N., Wu, Y., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2006)
Rad52-mediated DNA annealing after Rad51-mediated DNA strand exchange promotes second ssDNA capture.
EMBO J., 25,
5539-48. (published online November 9, 2006 as doi:10.1038/sj.emboj.7601412). PMID: 17093500; PMCID: PMC1679760. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplementary Figure S1] [Supplementary Figure S2]