Petry Lab Publications

  Building the Microtubule Cytoskeleton Piece by Piece (2015)
Alfaro-Aco R, Petry S.

J Biol Chem290(28):17154-62.  PubMed

nihms459036f2-thumb Branching microtubule nucleation in Xenopus egg extract mediated by augmin and TPX2. (2013)
Petry S, Groen AC, Ishihara K, Mitchison TJ, Vale RD
Cell 152, 768-777. (Evaluated by Faculty 1000)
Commentary: Zheng Y, Iglesias PA (2013) Nucleating New Branches from Old. Cell 152, 669-670.
Commentary: Minton K (2013) Microtubule nucleation branches out. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biology 14, 192-193.

nihms429846f1-thumb A new cap for kinetochore fibre minus ends. (2011)
Petry S, Vale RD
Nat Cell Biol 13(12):1389-91. PubMed

Augmin promotes meiotic spindle formation and bipolarity in Xenopus egg extracts. (2011)
Petry S, Pugieux C, Nedelec F, Vale RD
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108(35):14473-8. PubMed

The augmin complex plays a critical role in spindle microtubule generation for mitotic progression and cytokinesis in human cells. (2008)
Uehara R, Nozawa RS, Tomioka A, Petry S, Vale RD, Obuse C, Goshima G
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 106(17):6998-7003. PubMed

Insights into translational termination from the structure of RF2 bound to the ribosome. (2009)
Weixlbaumer A, Jin H, Neubauer C, Voorhees RM, Petry S, Kelley AC, Ramakrishnan V
Science 322, 953-6. (Evaluated by Faculty 1000)

Commentary: Liljas A (2008) Getting close to termination. Science 322, 863-865.


The termination of translation.(2008)
Petry S, Weixlbaumer A, Ramakrishnan V
Curr Opin Struct Biol 18, 70-77. PubMed

Crystal structure of the ribosome recycling factor bound to the ribosome. (2007)
Weixlbaumer A, Petry S*, Dunham CM*, Selmer M*, Kelley AC, Ramakrishnan V
Nat Struct Mol Biol 14, 733-737 (* equal contribution). PubMed

Structure of the 70S ribosome complexed with mRNA and tRNA. (2006)
Selmer M, Dunham CM, Murphy FV IV, Weixlbaumer A, Petry S, Kelley AC, Weir JR, Ramakrishnan V
Science 313, 1935-1942. (Evaluated by Faculty 1000). PubMed

Crystal structures of the ribosome in complex with release factors RF1 and RF2 bound to a cognate stop codon. (2005)
Petry S, Brodersen DE, Murphy FV IV, Dunham CM, Selmer M, Tarry MJ, Kelley AC, Ramakrishnan V
Cell 123, 1255-1266. (Evaluated by Faculty 1000). PubMed