Graham, James



James Graham

M.Biochem., 2005 (1st class), Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry – Exeter College, University of Oxford

D.Phil., 2009, Biochemistry – Magdalen College, University of Oxford

Postdoctoral Researcher, 2010-2015, University of California, Davis, CA

  Research Scientist
Oxford Nanopore Technologies, Ltd.
Edmund Cartwright House
4 Robert Robinson Avenue
Oxford Science Park
Oxford OX4 4GA, UK

Graham, J.E., Sivanathan, V., Sherratt, D.J., and Arciszewska, L.K. (2010).
FtsK Translocation on DNA Stops at XerCD-dif.
Nucleic Acids Res. 38, 72-81. PMID: 19854947. PMCID: PMC2800217.

Sherratt, D.J., Arciszewska, L.K., Crozat, E., Graham, J.E., and Grainge, I.
The Escherichia coli DNA Translocase FtsK.
Biochem. Soc. Trans. 38
, 395-398 (2010). PMID: 20298190.

Graham, J.E., Sherratt, D.J., and Szczelkun, M.D. (2010).
Sequence-specific Assembly of FtsK Hexamers Establishes Directional Translocation on DNA.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 107
, 20263-20268. PMID: 21048089. PMCID: PMC2996697.

Rollauer, S.E., Tarry, M.J., Graham, J.E., Jääskeläinen, M., Jäger, F., Johnson, S., Krehenbrink, M., Liu, S.-M., Lukey, M.J., Marcoux, J., McDowell, M.A., Rodriguez, F., Roversi, P., Stansfeld, P.J., Robinson, C.V., Sansom, M.S.P., Palmer, T., Högbom, M., Berks, B.C., and Lea, S.M. (2012).
Structure of the TatC Core of the Twin-Arginine Protein Transport System.
Nature 492
, 210-214. PMID: 23201679. PMCID: PMC3573685.

Graham J.E., Marians K.J., and Kowalczykowski S.C. (2017).
Independent and stochastic action of DNA polymerases in the replisome.
Cell 169
, 1201-1213. PMID: 28622507. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]


Honors and awards

2012 British Biochemical Society Harden Bursary
2005-2009 Wellcome Trust D.Phil. Studentship, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
2005 Gibbs Book Prize, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
2005 Fitzgerald Prize, Exeter College, University of Oxford
2001-2004 Choral Scholarship, Exeter College, University of Oxford