Highlights from recent literature on mobile elements, selected by the Editors-in-Chief.
Mechanistic details of CRISPR-associated transposon recruitment and integration revealed by cryo-EM. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022] PubMed
Riplet Binds the Zinc Finger Antiviral Protein (ZAP) and Augments ZAP-Mediated Restriction of HIV-1. [J Virol. 2022] PubMed
Uncontrolled transposition following RNAi loss causes hypermutation and antifungal drug resistance in clinical isolates of Cryptococcus neoformans. [Nat Microbiol. 2022] PubMed
Telomere transposon takeover in Cryptococcus. [Nat Microbiol. 2022] PubMed
Hijacking of transcriptional condensates by endogenous retroviruses. [Nat Genet. 2022] PubMed