Rad, Behzad



Behzad Rad

B.S., 2002, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA.  Graduated with honors. Minored in Mathematics

Ph.D., 2010, Biophysics, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA

  Current address:

Postdoctoral Fellow
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
1 Cyclotron Road Mail Stop 67R5110
Berkeley, CA 94720-5110
Tel: (510) 486-5795

Rad, B. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2012)
Efficient Coupling of ATP Hydrolysis to Translocation by RecQ Helicase.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 109
, 1443-1448 (published January 17, 2012, 10.1073/pnas.1119952109). PMID: 22307597; PMCID: PMC3277138 [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supporting Information]

Rad, B. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2012).
Translocation of E. coli RecQ helicase on single-stranded DNA.
Biochemistry, 51
, 2921-2929 (published online March 21, 2012). PMID: 22409300; PMCID: PMC3330151
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Rad, B., Forget, A.L., Baskin, R.J., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2015)
Single-molecule visualization of RecQ helicase reveals DNA melting, nucleation, and assembly are required for processive DNA unwinding.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112, E6852-6861
(published online November 4, 2015 as doi: 10.1073/pnas.1518028112). PMID: 26540728; PMCID: PMC4687592. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supporting Information]