Seitz, Erica



Erica Seitz.jpg (30243 bytes) Erica (Seitz) Chédin

Ph.D., 2001 - University of California, Davis

  Current address:

Grant Coordinator
Office of Research
UC Davis Health System
Sacramento, CA 95817
Tel: (916) 703-9145

Seitz, E.M., Brockman, J.P., Sandler, S.J., Clark, A.J., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (1998).
RadA protein is an archaeal RecA protein homolog that catalyzes DNA strand exchange.
Genes & Dev., 12, 1248-1253. PMID: 9573041; PMCID: PMC316774. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
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Chédin, F., Seitz, E.M., and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (1998).
Novel homologs of replication protein A in Archaea: implications for the evolution of ssDNA-binding proteins.
Trends Biochem. Sci., 23, 273-277. PMID: 9757822. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Seitz, E.M. and Kowalczykowski, S.C. (2000).
The DNA binding and pairing preference of the archaeal RadA protein demonstrates a universal characteristic of DNA strand exchange proteins.
Mol. Microbiol., 37, 555-560.
PMID: 10931349. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Seitz, E.M., Haseltine, C. A., and Kowalczykowski, S.C.  (2001).
DNA Recombination and repair in the Archaea.
”Archaea:  Ancient Microbes, Extreme Environments, and the Origin of Life”, P. Blum, ed.,
Advances in Applied Microbiology, 50
[PDF] [Preprint]

Yang, S., Yu, X., Seitz, E.M., Kowalczykowski, S.C., and Egelman, E.H. (2001).
Archaeal RadA protein binds DNA as both helical filaments and octameric rings.
J. Mol. Biol., 314,
1077-1085. PMID: 11743724. [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]