Peer-reviewed publications

Zhang X, Yang Y, Liu X, Herman JG, Brock MV, Licchesi JD, Yue W, Pei X, Guo M. Epigenetic regulation of the Wnt signaling inhibitor DACT2 in human hepatocellular carcinoma. Epigenetics. 2013 Feb 28;8(4)

Licchesi JDF, Mieszczanek J, Mevissen TET, Rutherford TJ, Akutsu M, Virdee S, El Oualid F, Chin JW, Ovaa H, Bienz M and Komander D. The ubiquitin-binding ankyrin repeat module of TRABID is critical for its ability to cleave Lys29- and Lys33-linked ubiquitin. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, 2011 Dec 11;19(1):62-71. Research highlight in Nature Reviews Molecular cell Biology. 13, 64-65 (February 2012)

Licchesi JDF*, Van Neste L, Tiwari VK, Cope L, Lin X, Baylin SB, Herman JG. Transcriptional regulation of Wnt inhibitory factor-1 by Miz-1/c-Myc. Oncogene 2010 Nov 4;29(44):5923-34. Epub 2010 Aug 9. (*co-corresponding author).

Komander D, Reyes-Turcu F, Licchesi JDF, Odenwaelder P, Wilkinson KD, Barford D. Molecular discrimination of structurally equivalent lys63-linked and linear polyubiquitin chains. EMBO Reports. 2009 May;10(5):466-73.

Tiwari VK, McGarvey KM, Licchesi, JDF, Ohm JE,  Herman JG, Schübeler D, Baylin SB. .. PcG proteins, DNA methylation and Gene Repression by Chromatin Looping. PLoS Biol. 2008 Dec 2;6(12):2911-27.

Licchesi JDF, Westra WH, Hooker CM, Herman JG.. Promoter hypermethylation of hallmark cancer genes in atypical adenomatous hyperplasia of the lung. Clinical Cancer Res. 2008 May 1;14(9):2570-8.

Licchesi JDF, Westra WH, Hooker CM, Machida EO, Baylin SB, Herman JG . Epigenetic alteration of Wnt pathway antagonists in progressive glandular neoplasia of the lung. Carcinogenesis. 2008 May;29(5):895-904.

Benavides F, Zamisch M, Flores M, Campbell MR, Andrew SE, Angel JM, Licchesi JDF, Sternik G, Richie ER, Conti CJ.. Application of inter-simple sequence repeat PCR to mouse models: assessment of genetic alterations in carcinogenesis. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2002 Dec;35(4):299-310.

Book Chapters

Licchesi JDF and Herman JG. Methylation-Specific PCR. DNA methylation protocols. Methods in Molecular Biology Series. Humana Press. 2009;507:305-23.