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Mini-heterochromatin domains constrain the cis-regulatory impact of SVA transposons in human brain development and disease.
[Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2024] PubMed

Heterologous survey of 130 DNA transposons in human cells highlights their functional divergence and expands the genome engineering toolbox
[Cell. 2024] PubMed

Variable patterns of retrotransposition in different HeLa strains provide mechanistic insights into SINE RNA mobilization processes.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

LINE-1 transcription activates long-range gene expression.
[Nat Genet. 2024] PubMed

Retrotransposons in Werner syndrome-derived macrophages trigger type I interferon-dependent inflammation in an atherosclerosis model
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

Conformational landscape of the type V-K CRISPR-associated transposon integration assembly
[Mol Cell. 2024] PubMed

Internal initiation of reverse transcription in a Penelope-like retrotransposon.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

The transcription factor PAX5 activates human LINE1 retrotransposons to induce cellular senescence.
[EMBO Rep. 2024] PubMed

Mapping the structural landscape of the yeast Ty3 retrotransposon RNA genome
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Going viral: The role of mobile genetic elements in bacterial immunity
[Cell Host Microbe. 2024] PubMed

Direct transposition of native DNA for sensitive multimodal single-molecule sequencing
[Nat Genet. 2024] PubMed

TnpB homologues exapted from transposons are RNA-guided transcription factors.
[Nature. 2024] PubMed

The R2R3 MYB Ruby1 is activated by two cold responsive ethylene response factors, via the retrotransposon in its promoter, to positively regulate anthocyanin biosynthesis in citrus. 
[Plant J. 2024] PubMed

Subcellular location of L1 retrotransposon-encoded ORF1p, reverse transcription products, and DNA sensors in lupus granulocytes.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Structural mechanism of bridge RNA-guided recombination.
[Nature. 2024] PubMed

Bridge RNAs direct programmable recombination of target and donor DNA 
[Nature. 2024] PubMed

Molecular basis for transposase activation by a dedicated AAA+ ATPase
[Nature. 2024] PubMed

Long-read sequencing improves the genetic diagnosis of retinitis pigmentosa by identifying an Alu retrotransposon insertion in the EYS gene.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Teaching transposon classification as a means to crowd source the curation of repeat annotation - a tardigrade perspective.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Identification and characterization of small molecule inhibitors of the LINE-1 retrotransposon endonuclease.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

Transposable elements impact the population divergence of rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae.
[mBio. 2024] PubMed

Insertion of short L1 sequences generates inter-strain histone acetylation differences in the mouse.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Rapid evolution of piRNA clusters in the Drosophila melanogaster ovary.
[Genome Res. 2024] PubMed

Conserved and divergent DNA recognition specificities and functions of R2 retrotransposon N-terminal domains.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Transposon DNA sequences facilitate the tissue-specific gene transfer of circulating tumor DNA between human cells.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Integrating human endogenous retroviruses into transcriptome-wide association studies highlights novel risk factors for major psychiatric conditions.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

LINE-1 retrotransposons contribute to mouse PV interneuron development.
[Nat Neurosci. 2024] PubMed

A metagenomics pipeline reveals insertion sequence-driven evolution of the microbiota.
[Cell Host Microbe. 2024] PubMed

Genomes of historical specimens reveal multiple invasions of LTR retrotransposons in Drosophila melanogaster during the 19th century.
[Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024] PubMed

A concerted increase in readthrough and intron retention drives transposon expression during aging and senescence.
[Elife. 2024] PubMed

Human brain small extracellular vesicles contain selectively packaged, full-length mRNA.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Earl Grey: a fully automated user-friendly transposable element annotation and analysis pipeline.
[Mol Biol Evol. 2024] PubMed

The impact of differential transposition activities of autonomous and non-autonomous hAT transposable elements on genome architecture and gene expression in Caenorhabditis inopinata.
[Genetics. 2024] PubMed

Natural and Engineered Guide RNA-directed Transposition with CRISPR-Associated Tn7-like Transposons.
[Annu Rev Biochem. 2024] PubMed

SAFB restricts contact domain boundaries associated with L1 chimeric transcription.
[Mol Cell. 2024] PubMed

Multiple horizontal transfer events of a DNA transposon into turtles, fishes, and a frog.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

The evolution of transposable elements in Brachypodium distachyon is governed by purifying selection, while neutral and adaptive processes play a minor role.
[Elife. 2024] PubMed

Adaptive expansion of ERVK solo-LTRs is associated with Passeriformes speciation events.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

Jump-starting life: balancing transposable element co-option and genome integrity in the developing mammalian embryo.
[EMBO Rep. 2024] PubMed

Look4LTRs: a Long terminal repeat retrotransposon detection tool capable of cross species studies and discovering recently nested repeats.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Comprehensive profiling of L1 retrotransposons in mouse.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Transposable elements regulate thymus development and function.
[Elife. 2024] PubMed

New genes helped acorn barnacles adapt to a sessile lifestyle.
[Nat Genet. 2024] PubMed

HERV-W upregulation expression in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: unraveling potential links to systemic immune/inflammation status.
[Retrovirology. 2024] PubMed

The Role of Retrotransposons and Endogenous Retroviruses in Age-Dependent Neurodegenerative Disorders.
[Annu Rev Neurosci. 2024] PubMed

Overlapping Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis household transmission and mobile genetic element exchange.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

Helitrons: genomic parasites that generate developmental novelties.
[Trends Genet. 2024]  PubMed

Single-cell analysis of isoform switching and transposable element expression during preimplantation embryonic development.
[PLoS Biol. 2024] PubMed

Human paraneoplastic antigen Ma2 (PNMA2) forms icosahedral capsids that can be engineered for mRNA delivery.
[Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024] PubMed

Evolution of a restriction factor by domestication of a yeast retrotransposon.
[Mol Biol Evol. 2024] PubMed

ProTInSeq: transposon insertion tracking by ultra-deep DNA sequencing to identify translated large and small ORFs.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed 

GWAS reveals determinants of mobilization rate and dynamics of an active endogenous retrovirus of cattle.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed 

Rapid dissemination of host metabolism-manipulating genes via integrative and conjugative elements.
[Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024] PubMed 

Transposition of HOPPLA in siRNA-deficient plants suggests a limited effect of the environment on retrotransposon mobility in Brachypodium distachyon.
[PLoS Genet. 2024] PubMed 

A transposon insertion in the promoter of OsUBC12 enhances cold tolerance during japonica rice germination.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed 

How transposable elements are spliced out.
[Nat Genet. 2024] PubMed 

Genome-wide repeat landscapes in cancer and cell-free DNA.
[Sci Transl Med. 2024] PubMed 

Distinct and overlapping RNA determinants for binding and target-primed reverse transcription by Bombyx mori R2 retrotransposon protein.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed 

Morc1 reestablishes H3K9me3 heterochromatin on piRNA-targeted transposons in gonocytes.
[Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024] PubMed 

Conserved non-coding elements evolve around the same genes throughout Metazoan evolution.
[Genome Biol Evol. 2024] PubMed 

A retrotransposon for site-specific gene transfer.
[Nat Biotechnol. 2024] PubMed 

Harnessing eukaryotic retroelement proteins for transgene insertion into human safe-harbor loci.
[Nat Biotechnol. 2024] PubMed 

The diverse evolutionary histories of domesticated metaviral capsid genes in mammals.
[Mol Biol Evol. 2024] PubMed 

Childhood cancer mutagenesis caused by transposase-derived PGBD5.
[Sci Adv. 2024] PubMed 

Spoink, a LTR retrotransposon, invaded D. melanogaster populations in the 1990s.
[PLoS Genet. 2024] PubMed 

PNMA2 forms immunogenic non-enveloped virus-like capsids associated with paraneoplastic neurological syndrome.
[Cell. 2024] PubMed

Mage transposon: a novel gene delivery system for mammalian cells.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed 

Towards targeting transposable elements for cancer therapy.
[Nat Rev Cancer. 2024]  PubMed

Wildlife endogenous retroviruses: colonization, consequences, and cooption.
[Trends Genet. 2024]  PubMed

Pharmacological inhibition of neddylation impairs long interspersed element 1 retrotransposition.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Long interspersed nuclear elements safeguard neural progenitors from precocious differentiation.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Autonomous transposons tune their sequences to ensure somatic suppression.
[Nature. 2024]  PubMed

C19ORF84 connects piRNA and DNA methylation machineries to defend the mammalian germ line.
[Mol Cell. 2024]  PubMed

Every repeat is unique: Exploring the genomic impact of human L1 retrotransposons at locus-specific resolution.
[Cell Genom. 2024] PubMed

Locus-level L1 DNA methylation profiling reveals the epigenetic and transcriptional interplay between L1s and their integration sites.
[Cell Genomics, 2024] PubMed

A retroviral link to vertebrate myelination through retrotransposon-RNA-mediated control of myelin gene expression.
[Cell. 2024] PubMed

Systematic evaluation of retroviral LTRs as cis-regulatory elements in mouse embryos.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

On the genetic basis of tail-loss evolution in humans and apes.
[Nature. 2024] PubMed

The genomic landscape of transposable elements in yeast hybrids is shaped by structural variation and genotype-specific modulation of transposition rate.
[Elife. 2024] PubMed

Activation of human endogenous retroviruses and its physiological consequences. 
[Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2024] PubMed

Genomic profiling of six human somatic histone H1 variants denotes that H1X accumulates at recently incorporated transposable elements.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Dissolution of ribonucleoprotein condensates by the embryonic stem cell protein L1TD1.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Evolutionary insights from profiling LINE-1 activity at allelic resolution in a single human genome.
[EMBO J. 2024] PubMed

Integron cassettes integrate into bacterial genomes via widespread non-classical attG sites.
[Nat Microbiol. 2024] PubMed

Ribosomal profiling of human endogenous retroviruses in healthy tissues.
[BMC Genomics. 2024] PubMed

Cancer Immunotherapy: How to Exploit Transposable Elements?
[Clin Chem. 2024] PubMed

Retrotransposon renaissance in early embryos
[Trends in Genetics. 2023] PubMed

TE-TSS: an integrated data resource of human and mouse transposable element (TE)-derived transcription start site (TSS).
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

TADB 3.0: an updated database of bacterial toxin-antitoxin loci and associated mobile genetic elements.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

ICEberg 3.0: functional categorization and analysis of the integrative and conjugative elements in bacteria.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

HervD Atlas: a curated knowledgebase of associations between human endogenous retroviruses and diseases.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Combined analysis of transposable elements and structural variation in maize genomes reveals genome contraction outpaces expansion.
[PLoS Genet. 2023] PubMed

LINE-1 mRNA 3' end dynamics shape its biology and retrotransposition potential.
[Nucleic Acids Res. 2024] PubMed

Bacterial genome engineering using CRISPR-associated transposases.
[Nat Protoc. 2024] PubMed

Keep quiet: the HUSH complex in transcriptional silencing and disease.
[Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2024] PubMed

Evolutionary dynamics of the LTR-retrotransposon crapaud in the Podospora anserina species complex and the interaction with repeat-induced point mutations.
[Mob DNA. 2024] PubMed

Microbial evolution through horizontal gene transfer by mobile genetic elements.
[Microb Biotechnol. 2024] PubMed

Reverse transcriptase inhibitors prevent liver abscess formation during Escherichia coli bloodstream infection.
[Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2024] PubMed

Targeted DNA integration in human cells without double-strand breaks using CRISPR-associated transposases.
[Nat Biotechnol. 2024] PubMed

Transposon removal Reveals Their Adaptive Fitness Contribution.
[Genome Biol Evol. 2024] PubMed

Retroelement decay by the exonuclease XRN1 is a viral mimicry dependency in cancer.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Machine learning to detect the SINEs of cancer.
[Sci Transl Med. 2024] PubMed

Endogenous retroviruses shape pluripotency specification in mouse embryos.
[Sci Adv. 2024] PubMed

MBD2 couples DNA methylation to transposable element silencing during male gametogenesis.
[Nat Plants. 2024] PubMed

TDP-43 chronic deficiency leads to dysregulation of transposable elements and gene expression by affecting R-loop and 5hmC crosstalk.
[Cell Rep. 2024] PubMed

Transposable elements mediate genetic effects altering the expression of nearby genes in colorectal cancer.
[Nat Commun. 2024] PubMed

Ancestral genome reconstruction enhances transposable element annotation by identifying degenerate integrants.
[Cell Genom. 2024] PubMed

Transposon dynamics in the emerging oilseed crop Thlaspi arvense.
[PLoS Genet. 2024] PubMed

Randomly barcoded transposon mutant libraries for gut commensals I: Strategies for efficient library construction.
[Cell Rep. 2023] PubMed

LINE-1 retrotransposition and its deregulation in cancers: implications for therapeutic opportunities.
[Genes Dev. 2023] PubMed

Structures, functions, and adaptations of the human LINE-1 ORF2 protein.
[Nature. 2023] PubMed

Ultrasensitive Detection of Circulating LINE-1 ORF1p as a Specific Multicancer Biomarker.
[Cancer Discov. 2023] PubMed

Long noncoding RNAs emerge from transposon-derived antisense sequences and may contribute to infection stage-specific transposon regulation in a fungal phytopathogen.
[Mob DNA. 2023] PubMed

Meeting report: transposable elements at the crossroads of evolution, health and disease 2023.
[Mob DNA. 2023] PubMed

New faces of prokaryotic mobile genetic elements: guide RNAs link transposition with host defense mechanisms. [Curr Opin Syst Biol. 2023] PubMed

Transposons contribute to the functional diversification of the head, gut, and ovary transcriptomes across Drosophila natural strains.[Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

Locus-resolution analysis of L1 regulation and retrotransposition potential in mouse embryonic development. [Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

Contribution and therapeutic implications of retroelement insertions in ataxia telangiectasia. [Am J Hum Genet. 2023] PubMed

Schlafen-5 inhibits LINE-1 retrotransposition. [iScience. 2023] PubMed

Mutator transposon insertions within maize genes often provide a novel outward reading promoter. [Genetics. 2023] PubMed

The landscape of human SVA retrotransposons. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Transposable elements: McClintock's legacy revisited. [Nat Rev Genet. 2023] PubMed

Transposon accumulation at xenobiotic gene family loci in aphids. [Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

Co-expression of distinct L1 retrotransposon coiled coils can lead to their entanglement. [Mob DNA. 2023] PubMed

Quantifying the arms race between LINE-1 and KRAB-zinc finger genes through TECookbook. [NAR Genom Bioinform. 2023 ] PubMed

Alu elements confer enhancer-promoter specificity.  [Nat Genet. 2023 Sep] PubMed

Ultrasensitive detection of circulating LINE-1 ORF1p as a specific multi-cancer biomarker.  [Cancer Discov. 2023] PubMed

Transgenic expression of the HERV-W envelope protein leads to polarized glial cell populations and a neurodegenerative environment. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023] PubMed

Transposable elements drive the evolution of metazoan zinc finger genes. [Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

Transposable elements as tissue-specific enhancers in cancers of endodermal lineage. [Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

Young SINEs in pig genomes impact gene regulation, genetic diversity, and complex traits. [Commun Biol. 2023] PubMed

POGZ suppresses 2C transcriptional program and retrotransposable elements. [Cell Rep. 2023] PubMed

Pan cancer characterization of genes whose expression has been associated with LINE-1 antisense promoter activity.  [DNA. 202 ] PubMed

Transposable elements in mammalian chromatin organization. [Nat Rev Genet. 2023] PubMed

600+ insect genomes reveal repetitive element dynamics and highlight biodiversity-scale repeat annotation challenges. [Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

The Polycomb repressive complex 2 deposits H3K27me3 and represses transposable elements in a broad range of eukaryotes. [Curr Biol. 2023] PubMed

Alu transposable elements rewire enhancer-promoter network through RNA pairing. [Mol Cell. 2023] PubMed

Dot1l cooperates with Npm1 to repress endogenous retrovirus MERVL in embryonic stem cells.  [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Transposon-encoded nucleases use guide RNAs to promote their selfish spread. [Nature. 2023 Sep] PubMed

Reactivation of a somatic errantivirus and germline invasion in Drosophila ovaries [ Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

Molecular mechanism for Tn7-like transposon recruitment by a type I-B CRISPR effector. [Cell. 2023 Aug] PubMed

Crosstalk between RNA m6A and DNA methylation regulates transposable element chromatin activation and cell fate in human pluripotent stem cells. [Nat Genet. 2023 Aug] PubMed

Fanconi anemia DNA crosslink repair factors protect against LINE-1 retrotransposition during mouse development. [Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2023 Aug] PubMed

LINE-1 regulates cortical development by acting as long non-coding RNAs. [Nat Commun. 2023 Aug] PubMed

Young LINE-1 transposon 5' UTRs marked by elongation factor ELL3 function as enhancers to regulate naïve pluripotency in embryonic stem cells. [Nat Cell Biol. 2023 Aug] PubMed

Reactivated endogenous retroviruses promote protein aggregate spreading. [Nat Commun. 2023 Aug] PubMed

Single-cell analysis reveals transcriptomic and epigenomic impacts on the maternal-fetal interface following SARS-CoV-2 infection. [ Nat Cell Biol. 2023] PubMed

ZMYM2 is essential for methylation of germline genes and active transposons in embryonic development.  [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023 Jul] PubMed

ZCCHC3 is a stress granule zinc knuckle protein that strongly suppresses LINE-1 retrotransposition.  [PLoS Genet. 2023 Jul ]  PubMed

The DUF3715 domain has a conserved role in RNA-directed transposon silencing.  [RNA. 2023 Jul ] PubMed

Retrotransposons hijack alt-EJ for DNA replication and eccDNA biogenesis. [Nature. 2023 Jul] PubMed

MOV10 recruits DCP2 to decap human LINE-1 RNA by forming large cytoplasmic granules with phase separation properties.  [EMBO Rep. 2023 Jul ] PubMed

Loss of PHF8 induces a viral mimicry response by activating endogenous retrotransposons.  [Nat Commun. 2023 ] PubMed

Reproducible evaluation of transposable element detectors with McClintock 2 guides accurate inference of Ty insertion patterns in yeast.  [Mob DNA. 2023 ] PubMed

Genome skimming with nanopore sequencing precisely determines global and transposon DNA methylation in vertebrates. [Genome Res. 2023 Jul ] PubMed

An interchangeable prion-like domain is required for Ty1 retrotransposition.  [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023 ] PubMed

Transposons are important contributors to gene expression variability under selection in rice populations. [2023 Jul ] PubMed

H4K16ac activates the transcription of transposable elements and contributes to their cis-regulatory function.  [Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2023 ] PubMed

Pangenome analyses reveal impact of transposable elements and ploidy on the evolution of potato species. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023 ] PubMed

Zinc-finger BED domains drive the formation of the active Hermes transpososome by asymmetric DNA binding. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jul  ] PubMed

Complementary Alu sequences mediate enhancer-promoter selectivity. [Nature. 2023 Jul ] PubMed

Arms race between anti-silencing and RdDM in noncoding regions of transposable elements. [EMBO Rep. 2023 Aug ] PubMed

A host of armor: Prokaryotic immune strategies against mobile genetic elements.[Cell Rep. 2023 Jul ] PubMed

The retrotransposon R2 maintains Drosophila ribosomal DNA repeats. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Transposon signatures of allopolyploid genome evolution. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Modularity and diversity of target selectors in Tn7 transposons. [Mol Cell. 2023 May] PubMed

Multiple adaptations underly co-option of a CRISPR surveillance complex for RNA-guided DNA transposition. [Mol Cell. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Long-read direct RNA sequencing reveals epigenetic regulation of chimeric gene-transposon transcripts in Arabidopsis thaliana. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Reverse transcriptases prime DNA synthesis. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Template-jumping prime editing enables large insertion and exon rewriting in vivo. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Co-option of endogenous retroviruses through genetic escape from TRIM28 repression. [Cell Rep. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Transposons contribute to the acquisition of cell type-specific cis-elements in the brain. [Commun Biol. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Structural RNA components supervise the sequential DNA cleavage in R2 retrotransposon. [Cell. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Genomics of cold adaptations in the Antarctic notothenioid fish radiation. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Replitrons: A major group of eukaryotic transposons encoding HUH endonuclease. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Retrotransposon LINE-1 bodies in the cytoplasm of piRNA-deficient mouse spermatocytes: Ribonucleoproteins overcoming the integrated stress response. [PLoS Genet. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Genome expansion by a CRISPR trimmer-integrase. [Nature. 2023 Jun] PubMed

SINE RNA of the imprinted miRNA clusters mediates constitutive type III interferon expression and antiviral protection in hemochorial placentas. [Cell Host Microbe. 2023 Jun] PubMed

A complete telomere-to-telomere assembly of the maize genome. [Nat Genet. 2023 Jun] PubMed

An extracellular vesicle targeting ligand that binds to Arc proteins and facilitates Arc transport in vivo. [Elife. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Bridging multiple dimensions: roles of transposable elements in higher-order genome regulation. [Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Selective binding of retrotransposons by ZFP352 facilitates the timely dissolution of totipotency network. [Nat Commun. 2023 Jun] PubMed

A new human embryonic cell type associated with activity of young transposable elements allows definition of the inner cell mass. [PLoS Biol. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Relaxed targeting rules help PIWI proteins silence transposons. [Nature. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Ribosomal intergenic spacers are filled with transposon remnants. [Genome Biol Evol. 2023 Jun] PubMed

Virus-like transposons cross the species barrier and drive the evolution of genetic incompatibilities. [Science. 2023 Jun] PubMed

The CERV protein of Cer1, a C. elegans LTR retrotransposon, is required for nuclear export of viral genomic RNA and can form giant nuclear rods. [PLoS Genet. 2023 Jun] PubMed

The MOV10 RNA helicase is a dosage-dependent host restriction factor for LINE1 retrotransposition in mice. [PLoS Genet. 2023 May] PubMed

Endogenous retroviruses and aging. [Nat Aging. 2023 Feb]

Critically short telomeres derepress retrotransposons to promote genome instability in embryonic stem cells. [Cell Discov. 2023 May] PubMed

ZFP92, a KRAB domain zinc finger protein enriched in pancreatic islets, binds to B1/Alu SINE transposable elements and regulates retroelements and genes. [PLoS Genet. 2023 May] PubMed

Expression of L1 retrotransposons in granulocytes from patients with active systemic lupus erythematosus. [Mob DNA. 2023 May] PubMed

Co-transcriptional genome surveillance by HUSH is coupled to termination machinery. [Mol Cell. 2023 Apr 28] PubMed

Mobile element variation contributes to population-specific genome diversification, gene regulation and disease risk. [Nat Genet. 2023 May] PubMed

The influence of transposable elements on animal colouration. [Trends Genet. 2023 May] PubMed

Paths to adaptation under fluctuating nitrogen starvation: The spectrum of adaptive mutations in Saccharomyces cerevisiae is shaped by retrotransposons and microhomology-mediated recombination. [PLoS Genet. 2023 May] PubMed

Cycles of satellite and transposon evolution in Arabidopsis centromeres. [Nature. 2023 May] PubMed

Host range of strand-biased circularizing integrative elements: a new class of mobile DNA elements nesting in Gammaproteobacteria. [Mob DNA. 2023 May] PubMed

Regulation of human trophoblast gene expression by endogenous retroviruses. [Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2023] PubMed

Major proliferation of transposable elements shaped the genome of the soybean rust pathogen Phakopsora pachyrhizi. [Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

Cryo-EM structure of the transposon-associated TnpB enzyme. [Nature. 2023] PubMed

TnpB structure reveals minimal functional core of Cas12 nuclease family. [Nature. 2023] PubMed

New tRNA-targeting transposons that hijack phage and vesicles. [Trends Genet. 2023] PubMed

TrEMOLO: accurate transposable element allele frequency estimation using long-read sequencing data combining assembly and mapping-based approaches. [Genome Biol. 2023] PubMed

Structure of the R2 non-LTR retrotransposon initiating target-primed reverse transcription. [Science. 2023] PubMed

The defense island repertoire of the Escherichia coli pan-genome. [PLoS Genet. 2023] PubMed

Starships are active eukaryotic transposable elements mobilized by a new family of tyrosine recombinases. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023] PubMed

AFM-based force spectroscopy unravels stepwise formation of the DNA transposition complex in the widespread Tn3 family mobile genetic elements. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Telomeric retrotransposons show propensity to form G-quadruplexes in various eukaryotic species. [Mob DNA. 2023] PubMed

Large-scale invasion of unicellular eukaryotic genomes by integrating DNA viruses. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023] PubMed

Pan-cancer analysis identifies tumor-specific antigens derived from transposable elements. [Nat Genet. 2023] PubMed

A novel role of TRIM28 B box domain in L1 retrotransposition and ORF2p-mediated cDNA synthesis. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Novel molecular requirements for CRISPR RNA-guided transposition. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Repetitive elements in aging and neurodegeneration. [Trends Genet. 2023] PubMed

Chiropterans are a hotspot for horizontal transfer of DNA transposons in Mammalia. [Mol Biol Evol. 2023] PubMed

Expression of retrotransposons contributes to aging in Drosophila. [Genetics. 2023] PubMed

Insights into mammalian TE diversity through the curation of 248 genome assemblies. [Science. 2023] PubMed

Condensation of LINE-1 is critical for retrotransposition. [Elife. 2023] PubMed

Mammalian evolution of human cis-regulatory elements and transcription factor binding sites. [Science. 2023] PubMed

Differentially Expressed Genes Associated with Body Size Changes and Transposable Element Insertions between Caenorhabditis elegans and Its Sister Species, Caenorhabditis inopinata. [Genome Biol Evol. 2023] PubMed

Endogenous retrovirus-derived enhancers confer the transcriptional regulation of human trophoblast syncytialization. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Bat crazy iPSCs. [Cell. 2023] PubMed

Regulation of endogenous retrovirus-derived regulatory elements by GATA2/3 and MSX2 in human trophoblast stem cells. [Genome Res. 2023] PubMed

The giant diploid faba genome unlocks variation in a global protein crop. [Nature. 2023] PubMed

PML and PML-like exonucleases restrict retrotransposons in jawed vertebrates. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Mouse embryonic development requires transposable element expression. [Nat Genet. 2023] PubMed

The Interplay Between Developmental Stage and Environment Underlies the Adaptive Effect of a Natural Transposable Element Insertion. [Mol Biol Evol. 2023] PubMed

Transposon-derived transcription factors across metazoans. [Front Cell Dev Biol. 2023] PubMed

Structural basis of Ty1 integrase tethering to RNA polymerase III for targeted retrotransposon integration. [Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

Retrotransposon-mediated evolutionary rewiring of a pathogen response orchestrates a resistance phenotype in an insect host. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023] PubMed

Epigenetically controlled tumor antigens derived from splice junctions between exons and transposable elements. [Sci Immunol. 2023] PubMed

DNA transposon mechanisms and pathways of genotoxicity. [Mol Ther. 2023] PubMed

Widespread contribution of transposable elements to the rewiring of mammalian 3D genomes. [Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

The piRNA cluster torimochi is an expanding transposon in cultured silkworm cells. [PLoS Genet. 2023] PubMed

Epigenetic and chromosomal features drive transposon insertion in Drosophila melanogaster. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Genetics of sexually dimorphic adipose distribution in humans. [Nat Genet. 2023] PubMed

Off-target piRNA gene silencing in Drosophila melanogaster rescued by a transposable element insertion. [PLoS Genet. 2023]PubMed

Evolutionarily distinct and sperm-specific supersized chromatin loops are marked by Helitron transposons in Xenopus tropicalis. [Cell Rep. 2023] PubMed

RNA-mediated heterochromatin formation at repetitive elements in mammals. [EMBO J. 2023] PubMed

Transcription of MERVL retrotransposons is required for preimplantation embryo development. [Nat Genet. 2023] PubMed

Recent transposable element bursts are associated with the proximity to genes in a fungal plant pathogen. [PLoS Pathog. 2023] PubMed

Timing of integration into the chromosome is critical for the fitness of an integrative and conjugative element and its bacterial host. [PLoS Genet. 2023] PubMed

Pathogenic tau-induced transposable element-derived dsRNA drives neuroinflammation. [Sci Adv. 2023] PubMed

Novel integrative elements and genomic plasticity in ocean ecosystems. [Cell. 2023] PubMed

The Immunological Conundrum of Endogenous Retroelements. [Annu Rev Immunol. 2022] PubMed

Intron-rich dinoflagellate genomes driven by Introner transposable elements of unprecedented diversity. [Curr Biol. 2023] PubMed

The interferon stimulated gene-encoded protein HELZ2 inhibits human LINE-1 retrotransposition and LINE-1 RNA-mediated type I interferon induction. [Nat Commun. 2023] PubMed

The ESKAPE mobilome contributes to the spread of antimicrobial resistance and CRISPR-mediated conflict between mobile genetic elements. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2023] PubMed

Genome-wide analysis of heat stress-stimulated transposon mobility in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus deneoformans. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023][ PubMed

MITE infestation accommodated by genome editing in the germline genome of the ciliate Blepharisma. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023] PubMed

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The chromatin remodeler DDM1 prevents transposon mobility through deposition of histone variant H2A.W. [Nat Cell Biol. 2021] PubMed

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Response of human macrophages to gamma radiation is mediated via expression of endogenous retroviruses. [PLoS Pathog. 2021] PubMed

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A native, highly active Tc1/mariner transposon from zebrafish (ZB) offers an efficient genetic manipulation tool for vertebrates. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2021] PubMed

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Argonaute NRDE-3 and MBT domain protein LIN-61 redundantly recruit an H3K9me3 HMT to prevent embryonic lethality and transposon expression. [Genes Dev. 2020] PubMed

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Gtsf1 is essential for proper female sex determination and transposon silencing in the silkworm, Bombyx mori. [PLoS Genet. 2020] PubMed

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p53 directly represses human LINE1 transposons. [Genes Dev. 2020] PubMed

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The unusual dRemp retrotransposon is abundant, highly mutagenic, and mobilized only in the second pollen mitosis of some maize lines. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020] PubMed

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Nucleotide composition of transposable elements likely contributes to AT/GC compositional homogeneity of teleost fish genomes [Mob DNA 2019] PubMed

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Successful invasions of short internally deleted elements (SIDEs) and its partner CR1 in Lepidoptera insects [Genome Biol Evol 2019] PubMed

Study of VIPER and TATE in kinetoplastids and the evolution of tyrosine recombinase retrotransposons [Mob DNA 2019] PubMed

A Heterochromatin-Specific RNA Export Pathway Facilitates piRNA Production [Cell 2019] PubMed

LINE-1 Evasion of Epigenetic Repression in Humans [Molecular Cell 2019] PubMed

TeXP: Deconvolving the effects of pervasive and autonomous transcription of transposable elements [PLoS Comput Biol 2019] PubMed

RNA-guided DNA insertion with CRISPR-associated transposases. [Science 2019] PubMed

Multifaceted HIV integrase functionalities and therapeutic strategies for their inhibition [J Biol Chem 2019] PubMed

Variable genome evolution in fungi after transposon-mediated amplification of a housekeeping gene [Mob DNA 2019] PubMed

Efficient genome-wide first-generation phenotypic screening system in mice using the piggyBac transposon [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2019] PubMed

Poly(ADP-Ribose) Polymerase 2 Recruits Replication Protein A to Sites of LINE-1 Integration to Facilitate Retrotransposition [Mol Cell 2019] PubMed

Paired-end mappability of transposable elements in the human genome. [Mob DNA 2019] PubMed

Activation of neuronal genes via LINE-1 elements upon global DNA demethylation in human neural progenitors. [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

The RNA exosome nuclease complex regulates human embryonic stem cell differentiation. [J Cell Biol. 2019] PubMed

Cryo-EM Structures of a Group II Intron Reverse Splicing into DNA. [Cell 2019] PubMed

Diseases of the nERVous system: retrotransposon activity in neurodegenerative disease. [Mob DNA 2019] 

Transposition favors the generation of large effect mutations that may facilitate rapid adaption. [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Transposon-encoded CRISPR-Cas systems direct RNA-guided DNA integration [Nature. 2019] PubMed

Giant Transposons in Eukaryotes: Is Bigger Better? [Genome Biol Evol. 2019] PubMed

SIRT7 mediates L1 elements transcriptional repression and their association with the nuclear lamina [Nucleic Acids Res. 2019] PubMed

Trapping a somatic endogenous retrovirus into a germline piRNA cluster immunizes the germline against further invasion [Genome Biol. 2019] PubMed

LINE-1 Evasion of Epigenetic Repression in Humans [Genome Biol. 2019] PubMed

Capture of a functionally active methyl-CpG binding domain by an arthropod retrotransposon family [Genome Res. 2019] PubMed

Local features determine Ty3 targeting frequency at RNA polymerase III transcription start sites [Genome Res. 2019] PubMed

Distinct and Collaborative Functions of Yb and Armitage in Transposon-Targeting piRNA Biogenesis [Cell Rep. 2019] PubMed

Massively Parallel Fitness Profiling Reveals Multiple Novel Enzymes in Pseudomonas putida Lysine Metabolism [MBio. 2019] PubMed

Insertion of a chimeric retrotransposon sequence in mouse Axin1 locus causes metastable kinky tail phenotype [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Identification of charged amino acids required for nuclear localization of human L1 ORF1 protein [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Retrotransposons evolution and impact on lncRNA and protein coding genes in pigs [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

A HORT1 retrotransposon insertion in the PeMYB11 promoter causes harlequin/black flowers in Phalaenopsis orchids [Plant Physiol. 2019] PubMed

Islands of retroelements are major components of Drosophila centromeres [PLos Biol. 2019] PubMed

Cellular labeling of endogenous retrovirus replication (CLEVR) reveals de novo insertions of the gypsy retrotransposable element in cell culture and in both neurons and glial cells of aging fruit flies [PLoS Biol. 2019] PubMed

A group II intron-encoded protein interacts with the cellular replicative machinery through the β-sliding clamp [Nucleic Acids Res. 2019] PubMed

RNA Next-Generation Sequencing and a Bioinformatics Pipeline to Identify Expressed LINE-1s at the Locus-Specific Level [J Vis Exp. 2019] PubMed

Arc Oligomerization Is Regulated by CaMKII Phosphorylation of the GAG Domain: An Essential Mechanism for Plasticity and Memory Formation [Mol Cell. 2019] PubMed

Group II Intron RNPs and Reverse Transcriptases: From Retroelements to Research Tools [Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2019] PubMed

A high-quality apple genome assembly reveals the association of a retrotransposon and red fruit colour [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

DPPA2 and DPPA4 are necessary to establish a 2C-like state in mouse embryonic stem cells [EMBO Rep. 2019] PubMed

A single-input binary counting module based on serine integrase site-specific recombination [Nucleic Acids Res. 2019] PubMed

The Landscape of L1 Retrotransposons in the Human Genome Is Shaped by Pre-insertion Sequence Biases and Post-insertion Selection [Mol Cell. 2019] PubMed

Genome-wide de novo L1 Retrotransposition Connects Endonuclease Activity with Replication [Cell 2019] PubMed

Tracking the origin of two genetic components associated with transposable element bursts in domesticated rice [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Lineage tracing using a Cas9-deaminase barcoding system targeting endogenous L1 elements [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Somatic LINE-1 retrotransposition in cortical neurons and non-brain tissues of Rett patients and healthy individuals [PLoS Genet. 2019] PubMed

Transposon molecular domestication and the evolution of the RAG recombinase [Nature. 2019] PubMed

Transcriptionally promiscuous "blurry" promoters in Tc1/mariner transposons allow transcription in distantly related genomes [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Evolution of Mutator transposable elements across eukaryotic diversity [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Spontaneous mutations in maize pollen are frequent in some lines and arise mainly from retrotranspositions and deletions [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2019] PubMed

ZFP30 promotes adipogenesis through the KAP1-mediated activation of a retrotransposon-derived Pparg2 enhancer [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Subtype classification and functional annotation of L1Md retrotransposon promoters [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

The Genome of Blue-Capped Cordon-Bleu Uncovers Hidden Diversity of LTR Retrotransposons in Zebra Finch [Genes (Basal). 2019] PubMed

Mouse germ line mutations due to retrotransposon insertions [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Structure of the Ty3/Gypsy retrotransposon capsid and the evolution of retroviruses [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2019] PubMed

Stress response, behavior, and development are shaped by transposable element-induced mutations in Drosophila [PLoS Genet. 2019] PubMed

The impact of transposable element activity on therapeutically relevant human stem cells [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Transposon insertion profiling by sequencing (TIPseq) for mapping LINE-1 insertions in the human genome [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Origins and evolution of CRISPR-Cas systems [Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2019] PubMed

SMARCAD1 ATPase activity is required to silence endogenous retroviruses in embryonic stem cells [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Gorillas have been infected with the HERV-K (HML-2) endogenous retrovirus much more recently than humans and chimpanzees [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019] PubMed

Origin and recent expansion of an endogenous gammaretroviral lineage in domestic and wild canids [Retrovirology. 2019] PubMed

RNAi-dependent Polycomb repression controls transposable elements in Tetrahymena [Genes Dev. 2019] PubMed

PiggyBac transposon tools for recessive screening identify B-cell lymphoma drivers in mice [Nat Commun. 2019] PubMed

Group II Intron RNPs and Reverse Transcriptases: From Retroelements to Research Tools [Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2019] PubMed

Alu element insertion in the MLH1 exon 6 coding sequence as a mutation predisposing to Lynch syndrome [Hum Mutat 2019] PubMed

L1 drives IFN in senescent cells and promotes age-associated inflammation [Nature 2019] PubMed

Viral and metazoan poxins are cGAMP-specific nucleases that restrict cGAS–STING signalling [Nature 2019] PubMed

CRISPR-Cas systems are present predominantly on mobile genetic elements in Vibrio species. [BMC Genomics 2019] PubMed

Evolution-guided evaluation of the inverted terminal repeats of the synthetic transposon Sleeping Beauty. [Sci Rep 2019] PubMed

CDI/CDS system-encoding genes of Burkholderia thailandensis are located in a mobile genetic element that defines a new class of transposon. [PLoS Genet. 2019]

Horizontal transfer of a retrotransposon from the rice planthopper to the genome of an insect DNA virus. [J Virol. 2019]

PePIF1, a P-lineage of PIF-like transposable element identified in protocorm-like bodies of Phalaenopsis orchids. [BMC Genomics. 2019]

Systematic survey of plant LTR-retrotransposons elucidates phylogenetic relationships of their polyprotein domains and provides a reference for element classification. [Mob DNA. 2019]

Transposon insertional mutagenesis in Saccharomyces uvarum reveals trans-acting effects influencing species-dependent essential genes. [Genome Res. 2019] PubMed

Gene duplication and genetic innovation in cereal genomes. [Genome Res. 2019] PubMed

High-Throughput Targeted Repeat Element Bisulfite Sequencing (HT-TREBS). [Methods Mol Biol. 2019] PubMed

Heterogeneity of transposon expression and activation of the repressive network in human fetal germ cells. [Development. 2019] PubMed

Retrophylogenomics in rorquals indicate large ancestral population sizes and a rapid radiation. [Mob DNA. 2019] PubMed

Dynamic methylation of an L1 transduction family during reprogramming and neurodifferentiation. [Mol Cell Biol. 2019] PubMed

A Functional Mini-Integrase in a Two-Protein-type V-C CRISPR System. [Mol Cell. 2019] PubMed

Genomic Takeover by Transposable Elements in the Strawberry Poison Frog. [Mol Biol Evol. 2018] PubMed

Dna2 nuclease deficiency results in large and complex DNA insertions at chromosomal breaks [Nature. 2018] PubMed

High-performance gene expression and knockout tools using sleeping beauty transposon system. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

MITE Tracker: an accurate approach to identify miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements in large genomes. [BMC Bioinformatics. 2018] PubMed

Unexpected diversity in eukaryotic transcription revealed by the retrotransposon hotspot family of Trypanosoma brucei. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

PiggyBac Transposon-Based Insertional Mutagenesis in Mice. [Methods Mol Biol. 2019] PubMed

Ex Vivo Transposon-Mediated Genetic Screens for Cancer Gene Discovery. [Methods Mol Biol. 2019] PubMed

Cancer Gene Discovery Utilizing Sleeping Beauty Transposon Mutagenesis. [Methods Mol Biol. 2019] PubMed

Transposable element insertions in fission yeast drive adaptation to environmental stress. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Variation in proviral content among human genomes mediated by LTR recombination. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Properties of LINE-1 proteins and repeat element expression in the context of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

A Robust Transposon-Endogenizing Response from Germline Stem Cells. [Dev Cell. 2018] PubMed

Drosophila small ovary gene is required for transposon silencing and heterochromatin organisation and ensures germline stem cell maintenance and differentiation. [Development. 2018] PubMed

Transposase mapping identifies the genomic targets of BAP1 in uveal melanoma. [BMC Med Genomics. 2018] PubMed

Human Endogenous Retrovirus-K HML-2 integration within RASGRF2 is associated with intravenous drug abuse and modulates transcription in a cell-line model. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

True Homoplasy of Retrotransposon Insertions in Primates. [Syst Biol. 2018] PubMed

An advanced enrichment method for rare somatic retroelement insertions sequencing. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

TETyper: a bioinformatic pipeline for classifying variation and genetic contexts of transposable elements from short-read whole-genome sequencing data. [Microb Genom. 2018] PubMed

ERVmap analysis reveals genome-wide transcription of human endogenous retroviruses. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

Testing the retroelement invasion hypothesis for the emergence of the ancestral eukaryotic cell. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

Ten things you should know about transposable elements. [Genome Biol. 2018] PubMed

Bacterial group II introns generate genetic diversity by circularization and trans-splicing from a population of intron-invaded mRNAs. [PLoS Genet. 2018] PubMed

Mobilization of Pack-CACTA transposons in Arabidopsis suggests the mechanism of gene shuffling. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Genome-Wide Mapping of Yeast Retrotransposon Integration Target Sites. [Methods Enzymol. 2018] PubMed

NP220 mediates silencing of unintegrated retroviral DNA. [Nature. 2018] PubMed

An Analysis of IS630/Tc1/mariner Transposons in the Genome of a Pacific Oyster, Crassostrea gigas. [J Mol Evol. 2018] PubMed

Multiple serine transposase dimers assemble the transposon-end synaptic complex during IS607-family transposition. [Elife. 2018] PubMed

Human SETMAR is a DNA sequence-specific histone-methylase with a broad effect on the transcriptome. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed 

Molecular profiling of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease-associated hepatocellular carcinoma using SB transposon mutagenesis. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

Transposase subunit architecture and its relationship to genome size and the rate of transposition in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Uridylation by TUT4/7 Restricts Retrotransposition of Human LINE-1s. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Serine Integrase attP Binding and Specificity. [J Mol Biol. 2018] PubMed

Anthropoid primate-specific retroviral element THE1B controls expression of CRH in placenta and alters gestation length. [PLoS Biol. 2018] PubMed

Structural insights into the mechanism of double strand break formation by Hermes, a hAT family eukaryotic DNA transposase. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Hypomethylation, endogenous retrovirus expression, and interferon signaling in testicular germ cell tumors. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018] PubMed

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The PMEL Gene and Merle in the Domestic Dog: A Continuum of Insertion Lengths Leads to a Spectrum of Coat Color Variations in Australian Shepherds and Related Breeds. [Cytogenet Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Mobile Genetic Elements Associated with Antimicrobial Resistance. [Clin Microbiol Rev. 2018] PubMed

Transcriptional profiling of HERV-K(HML-2) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and potential implications for expression of HML-2 proteins. [Mol Neurodegener. 2018] PubMed

HIV-1 Vpr and p21 restrict LINE-1 mobility. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Degradation and remobilization of endogenous retroviruses by recombination during the earliest stages of a germ-line invasion. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

Assessing genome assembly quality using the LTR Assembly Index (LAI). [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Stress affects the epigenetic marks added by natural transposable element insertions in Drosophila melanogaster. [Sci Rep. 2018] PubMed

Length variations within the Merle retrotransposon of canine PMEL: correlating genotype with phenotype. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Enigma of Retrotransposon Biology in Mammalian Early Embryos and Embryonic Stem Cells. [Stem Cells Int. 2018] PubMed

Uridylation by TUT4/7 Restricts Retrotransposition of Human LINE-1s. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Impact of transposable elements on genome structure and evolution in wheat. [Genome Biol. 2018] PubMed

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Heteromeric RNP Assembly at LINEs Controls Lineage-Specific RNA Processing [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Hijacking Oogenesis Enables Massive Propagation of LINE and Retroviral Transposons [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Impact of non-LTR retrotransposons in the differentiation and evolution of anatomically modern humans. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Transcriptional profiling of HERV-K(HML-2) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and potential implications for expression of HML-2 proteins [Mol Neurodegener. 2018] PubMed

Immune signatures correlate with L1 retrotransposition in gastrointestinal cancers. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Genome-Wide Determination of Gene Essentiality by Transposon Insertion Sequencing in Yeast Pichia pastoris. [Sci Rep. 2018] PubMed

LTR-retrotransposon transcriptome modulation in response to endotoxin-induced stress in PBMCs. [BMC Genomics. 2018] PubMed

Contrasting Rates of LINE-1 Amplification among New World Primates of the Atelidae Family. [Cytogenet Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

A LINE1-Nucleolin Partnership Regulates Early Development and ESC Identity. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Drosophila parasitoid wasps bears a distinct DNA transposon profile. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

L1 retrotransposition in the soma: a field jumping ahead. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

A high throughput screen for active human transposable elements. [BMC Genomics. 2018] PubMed

Retrotransposon-induced mosaicism in the neural genome. [Open Biol. 2018] PubMed

TIP60 represses activation of endogenous retroviral elements. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Nimble and Ready to Mingle: Transposon Outbursts of Early Development. [Trends Genet. 2018] PubMed

Hijacking Oogenesis Enables Massive Propagation of LINE and Retroviral Transposons. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

The maize W22 genome provides a foundation for functional genomics and transposon biology. [Nat Genet. 2018] PubMed

Transcriptional control and exploitation of an immune-responsive family of plant retrotransposons. [EMBO J. 2018] PubMed

YES1 amplification is a mechanism of acquired resistance to EGFR inhibitors identified by transposon mutagenesis and clinical genomics. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

Insect retroelements provide novel insights into the origin of hepatitis B viruses. [Mol Biol Evol. 2018] PubMed

Border collies of the genome: domestication of an autonomous retrovirus-like transposon. [Curr Genet. 2018] PubMed

Tie-Break: Host and Retrotransposons Play tRNA. [Trends Cell Biol. 2018] PubMed

A LINE1-Nucleolin Partnership Regulates Early Development and ESC Identity. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Convergent evolution of integration site selection upstream of tRNA genes by yeast and amoeba retrotransposons. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Transposable elements and gene expression during the evolution of amniotes. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Engrailed homeoprotein blocks degeneration in adult dopaminergic neurons through LINE-1 repression. [EMBO J. 2018] PubMed

New insights into the transposition mechanisms of IS6110 and its dynamic distribution between Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex lineages. [PLoS Genet. 2018] PubMed

L1 Retrotransposon Heterogeneity in Ovarian Tumor Cell Evolution. [Cell Rep. 2018] PubMed

Non-viral therapeutic cell engineering with the Sleeping Beauty transposon system. [Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2018] PubMed

RNase H2, mutated in Aicardi-Goutières syndrome, promotes LINE-1 retrotransposition. [EMBO J. 2018] PubMed

Retrotransposon targeting to RNA polymerase III-transcribed genes. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Uncovering the essential genes of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum by saturation mutagenesis. [Science. 2018] PubMed

Mobilization of retrotransposons as a cause of chromosomal diversification and rapid speciation: the case for the Antarctic teleost genus Trematomus. [BMC Genomics. 2018] PubMed

The case for not masking away repetitive DNA. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Oocyte Quality Control: Causes, Mechanisms, and Consequences. [Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2018] PubMed

Hermes Transposon Mutagenesis Shows [URE3] Prion Pathology Prevented by a Ubiquitin-Targeting Protein: Evidence for Carbon/Nitrogen Assimilation Cross-Talk and a Second Function for Ure2p in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. [Genetics. 2018] PubMed

Transcription factor profiling reveals molecular choreography and key regulators of human retrotransposon expression. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018] PubMed

Contrasted patterns of evolution of the LINE-1 retrotransposon in perissodactyls: the history of a LINE-1 extinction. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

The SAMHD1-mediated block of LINE-1 retroelements is regulated by phosphorylation. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Targeting IS608 transposon integration to highly specific sequences by structure-based transposon engineering. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

A computational reconstruction of Papio phylogeny using Alu insertion polymorphisms. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

L1 retrotransposition is a common feature of mammalian hepatocarcinogenesis. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Modular assembly of transposable element arrays by microsatellite targeting in the guayule and rice genomes. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Horizontal transfer of retrotransposons between bivalves and other aquatic species of multiple phyla. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2018] PubMed

A machine learning based framework to identify and classify long terminal repeat retrotransposons. [PLos Comput Biol. 2018] PubMed

Control of yeast retrotransposons mediated through nucleoporin evolution. [PLos Genet. 2018] PubMed

Single-cell mapping of gene expression landscapes and lineage in the zebrafish embryo. [Science. 2018] PubMed

Spliced integrated retrotransposed element (SpIRE) formation in the human genome. [PLoS Biol. 2018] PubMed

TnSeq of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates reveals strain-specific antibiotic liabilities. [PLoS Pathog. 2018]PubMed 

Reading the tea leaves: Dead transposon copies reveal novel host and transposon biology. [PLoS Biol. 2018] PubMed 

The yeast Ty1 retrotransposon requires components of the nuclear pore complex for transcription and genomic integration. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Transposase-DNA Complex Structures Reveal Mechanisms for Conjugative Transposition of Antibiotic Resistance. [Cell. 2018] PubMed  

Preferential Ty1 retromobility in mother cells and nonquiescent stationary phase cells is associated with increased concentrations of total Gag or processed Gag and is inhibited by exposure to a high concentration of calcium. [Aging. 2018] PubMed

Human LINE-1 retrotransposition requires a metastable coiled coil and a positively charged N-terminus in L1ORF1p. [Elife. 2018] PubMed 

Repeat associated mechanisms of genome evolution and function revealed by the Mus caroli and Mus pahari genomes. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Early life experience drives structural variation of neural genomes in mice. [Science. 2018] PubMed 

Advances in functional genetic screening with transposons and CRISPR/Cas9 to illuminate cancer biology. [Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2018] PubMed 

Double insertion of transposable elements provides a substrate for the evolution of satellite DNAs. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Cas4-Dependent Prespacer Processing Ensures High-Fidelity Programming of CRISPR Arrays. [Mol Cell. 2018] PubMed  

Helraiser intermediates provide insight into the mechanism of eukaryotic replicative transposition. [Nat Commun. 2018] PubMed 

Mammalian transposable elements and their impacts on genome evolution. [Chromosome Res. 2018] PubMed

Breaching Self-Tolerance to Alu Duplex RNA Underlies MDA5-Mediated Inflammation. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Human ADAR1 Prevents Endogenous RNA from Triggering Translational Shutdown. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Sleeping Beauty transposon integrates into non-TA dinucleotides. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

The Birth and Demise of the ISApl1-mcr-1-ISApl1 Composite Transposon: the Vehicle for Transferable Colistin Resistance. [MBio. 2018] PubMed

Comparative genome analysis of 52 fish species suggests differential associations of repetitive elements with their living aquatic environments. [BMC Genomics. 2018] PubMed

The Mediator co-activator complex regulates Ty1 retromobility by controlling the balance between Ty1i and Ty1 promoters. [PLoS Genet. 2018] PubMed

LINE-1 protein localization and functional dynamics during the cell cycle. [Elife. 2018] PubMed

Dissection of affinity captured LINE-1 macromolecular complexes. [Elife. 2018] PubMed

Human transposable elements in Repbase: genomic footprints from fish to humans. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Long interspersed nuclear element-1 expression and retrotransposition in prostate cancer cells. [Mob DNA. 2018] PubMed

Interplay between RNASEH2 and MOV10 controls LINE-1 retrotransposition. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

The Neuronal Gene Arc Encodes a Repurposed Retrotransposon Gag Protein that Mediates Intercellular RNA Transfer. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Retrovirus-like Gag Protein Arc1 Binds RNA and Traffics across Synaptic Boutons. [Cell. 2018] PubMed

Transposon-derived small RNAs triggered by miR845 mediate genome dosage response in Arabidopsis. [Nat Genet. 2018] PubMed

SETDB1 prevents TET2-dependent activation of IAP retroelements in naïve embryonic stem cells. [Genome Biol. 2018] PubMed

The axolotl genome and the evolution of key tissue formation regulators. [Nature. 2018] PubMed

The genome of Schmidtea mediterranea and the evolution of core cellular mechanisms. [Nature. 2018] PubMed

A novel family of tyrosine integrases encoded by the temperate pleolipovirus SNJ2. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Targeted deletion of a 170 kb cluster of LINE1 repeats: implications for regional control. [Genome Res. 2018] PubMed

Sequences enriched in Alu repeats drive nuclear localization of long RNAs in human cells. [Nature 2018]

Characterization of a functional insertion sequence ISSau2 from Staphylococcus aureus. [Mob DNA. 2018 Jan] PubMed

Rewired RNAi-mediated genome surveillance in house dust mites. [PLoS Genet. 2018] PubMed

Maize Transposable Elements Ac/Ds as Insertion Mutagenesis Tools in Candida albicans.
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Sequence-specific DNA binding activity of the cross-brace zinc finger motif of the piggyBac transposase. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2018] PubMed

Detection of the LINE-1 retrotransposon RNA-binding protein ORF1p in different anatomical regions of the human brain. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

piRNA-mediated regulation of transposon alternative splicing in the soma and germ line. [Nature. 2017] PubMed

Selective silencing of euchromatic L1s revealed by genome-wide screens for L1 regulators.[Nature. 2017] PubMed

piRNA-mediated regulation of transposon alternative splicing in the soma and germ line. [Nature. 2017] PubMed

Structure of a Thermostable Group II Intron Reverse Transcriptase with Template-Primer and Its Functional and Evolutionary Implications [Mol Cell. 2017] PubMed

Host factors that promote retrotransposon integration are similar in distantly related eukaryotes. [PLoS Genet. 2017] PubMed

Disease onset in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism correlates with expansion of a hexameric repeat within an SVA retrotransposon in TAF1. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2017] PubMed

Transcription coupled repair and biased insertion of human retrotransposon L1 in transcribed genes. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

LINE-1 Retrotransposons in Healthy and Diseased Human Brain. [Dev Neurobiol. 2017] PubMed

Editorial: Mobile Genetic Elements in Cellular Differentiation, Genome Stability, and Cancer. [Front Chem. 2017] PubMed

De-novo emergence of SINE retroposons during the early evolution of passerine birds. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

Locus-specific hypomethylation of the mouse IAP retrotransposon is associated with transcription factor-binding sites. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

Conjugative transposition of the vancomycin resistance carrying Tn1549: enzymatic requirements and target site preferences. [Mol Microbiol. 2017] PubMed

PIWI-Interacting RNA in Drosophila: Biogenesis, Transposon Regulation, and Beyond. [Chem Rev. 2017] PubMed

ZmCCT9 enhances maize adaptation to higher latitudes. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2017] PubMed

Mu transpososome activity-profiling yields hyperactive MuA variants for highly efficient genetic and genome engineering. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

New reference genome sequences of hot pepper reveal the massive evolution of plant disease-resistance genes by retroduplication. [Genome Biol. 2017] PubMed

TGTT and AACA: two transcriptionally active LTR retrotransposon subfamilies with a specific LTR structure and horizontal transfer in four Rosaceae species. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

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DGR mutagenic transposition occurs via hypermutagenic reverse transcription primed by nicked template RNA. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017] PubMed

tRNA-derived small RNAs: New players in genome protection against retrotransposons. [RNA Biol. 2017 ] PubMed

Structure of a Thermostable Group II Intron Reverse Transcriptase with Template-Primer and Its Functional and Evolutionary Implications. [Mol Cell. 2017] PubMed

Globular domain structure and function of restriction-like-endonuclease LINEs: similarities to eukaryotic splicing factor Prp8. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

Genome sequence of the progenitor of the wheat D genome Aegilops tauschii. [Nature. 2017]

Diversity-generating retroelements: natural variation, classification and evolution inferred from a large-scale genomic survey. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

Mobile genetic elements and evolution of CRISPR-Cas systems: all the way there and back. [Genome Biol Evol. 2017] PubMed

Retrotransposons: Stowaways in the Primordial Germline. [Curr Biol. 2017] PubMed

Genetic Drift, Not Life History or RNAi, Determine Long-Term Evolution of Transposable Elements. [Genome Biol Evol. 2017] PubMed

Condensin II and GAIT complexes cooperate to restrict LINE-1 retrotransposition in epithelial cells. [PLoS Genet. 2017] PubMed

Viral communities of the human gut: metagenomic analysis of composition and dynamics. [Mob DNA. 2017] PubMed

Striking a balance: regulation of transposable elements by Zfp281 and Mll2 in mouse embryonic stem cells. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

A single active site in the mariner transposase cleaves DNA strands of opposite polarity. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

Ribosome Biogenesis Modulates Ty1 Copy Number Control in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. [Genetics. 2017] PubMed

Improved maize reference genome with single-molecule technologies. [Nature. 2017] PubMed

Retrotransposon Domestication and Control in Dictyostelium discoideum. [Front Microbiol. 2017] PubMed

SBCDDB: Sleeping Beauty Cancer Driver Database for gene discovery in mouse models of human cancers. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

A germline-limited piggyBac transposase gene is required for precise excision in Tetrahymena genome rearrangement. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

Horizontal transfer of non-LTR retrotransposons from arthropods to flowering plants. [Mol Biol Evol. 2017] PubMed

CLIFinder: Identification of LINE-1 Chimeric Transcripts in RNA-seq data. [Bioinformatics. 2017] PubMed

Transposons As Tools for Functional Genomics in Vertebrate Models. [Trends Genet. 2017] PubMed

How type II CRISPR-Cas establish immunity through Cas1-Cas2-mediated spacer integration. [Nature. 2017] PubMed

The TREX1 Dinosaur Bites the Brain through the LINE. [Cell Stem Cell. 2017] PubMed

Making a virtue of necessity: the pleiotropic role of human endogenous retroviruses in cancer. [Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2017] PubMed

Retrotransposons Mimic Germ Plasm Determinants to Promote Transgenerational Inheritance. [Curr Biol. 2017] PubMed

Gene Therapy with the Sleeping Beauty Transposon System. [Trends Genet. 2017] PubMed

Alu Insertion Polymorphisms as Evidence for Population Structure in Baboons. [Genome Biol Evol. 2017] PubMed

A fine LINE-1 in mouse embryonic chromatin regulation. [Nat Genet. 2017] PubMed

Integrative and conjugative elements and their hosts: composition, distribution and organization. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017] PubMed

Complete fusion of a transposon and herpesvirus created the Teratorn mobile element in medaka fish. [Nat Commun. 2017] PubMed

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A fine LINE-1 in mouse embryonic chromatin regulation. [Nat Genet. 2017] PubMed

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Recruitment of CRISPR-Cas systems by Tn7-like transposons. [Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2017 Aug] PubMed

Mobilization of LINE-1 retrotransposons is restricted by Tex19.1 in mouse embryonic stem cells. [Elife. 2017 Aug] PubMed

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HISTONE DEACETYLASE6 Acts in Concert with Histone Methyltransferases SUVH4, SUVH5, and SUVH6 to Regulate Transposon Silencing. [Plant Cell. 2017 Aug] PubMed

Developmental Restriction of Retrotransposition Activated in Arabidopsis by Environmental Stress. [Genetics. 2017 Aug] PubMed

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Transposon Sequencing Uncovers an Essential Regulatory Function of Phosphoribulokinase for Methylotrophy. [Curr Biol. 2017 Aug] PubMed

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Fusion of a superfamily 1 helicase and an inactivated DNA polymerase is a signature of common evolutionary history of Polintons, polinton-like viruses, Tlr1 transposons and transpovirons. [Virus Evol. 2016 June] PubMed

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Drosophila: Retrotransposons Making up Telomeres. [Viruses. 2017 July] PubMed

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Retrotransposons are specified as DNA replication origins in the gene-poor regions of Arabidopsis heterochromatin. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 June] PubMed

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Structural variants caused by Alu insertions are associated with risks for many human diseases. [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 May] PubMed

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Transposition of Mutator-like transposable elements (MULEs) resembles hAT and Transib elements and V(D)J recombination. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 May] PubMed

Functional mapping of yeast genomes by saturated transposition. [Elife. 2017 May] PubMed

Dynamic silencing of somatic L1 retrotransposon insertions reflects the developmental and cellular contexts of their genomic integration. [Mob DNA. 2017 May] PubMed

MAGenTA; a Galaxy implemented tool for complete Tn-Seq analysis and data visualization. [Bioinformatics. 2017 May] PubMed

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A placental growth factor is silenced in mouse embryos by the zinc finger protein ZFP568. [Science. 2017 May] PubMed

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Aubergine Controls Germline Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Progeny Differentiation via Distinct Mechanisms. [Dev Cell. 2017 Apr] PubMed

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Aicardi-Goutières syndrome protein TREX1 suppresses L1 and maintains genome integrity through exonuclease-independent ORF1p depletion. [Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Mar] PubMed

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DHX9 suppresses RNA processing defects originating from the Alu invasion of the human genome. [Nature. 2017 Mar] PubMed

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Tex19 paralogs are new members of the piRNA pathway controlling retrotransposon suppression. [J Cell Sci. 2017 Mar] PubMed 

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A Noise Trimming and Positional Significance of Transposon Insertion System to Identify Essential Genes in Yersinia pestis. [Sci Rep. 2017 Feb] PubMed

Target DNA bending by the Mu transpososome promotes careful transposition and prevents its reversal. [E Life. 2017 Feb] PubMed

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Co-chaperone Hsp70/Hsp90 organizing protein (Hop) is Required for Transposon Silencing and piRNA Biogenesis. [J Biol Chem. 2017 Feb] PubMed

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G-quadruplex structures within the 3' UTR of LINE-1 elements stimulate retrotransposition. [Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2017 Jan] PubMed

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The piggyBac transposon-derived genes TPB1 and TPB6 mediate essential transposon-like excision during the developmental rearrangement of key genes in Tetrahymena thermophila. [Genes Dev. 2016 Dec] PubMed

A supramolecular assembly mediates lentiviral DNA integration. [Science. 2017 Jan] PubMed

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Numerous small hammerhead ribozyme variants associated with Penelope-like retrotransposons cleave RNA as dimers. [RNA Biol. 2016 Nov] PubMe

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Evolving New Skeletal Traits by cis-Regulatory Changes in Bone Morphogenetic Proteins. [Cell. Jan 2016] PubMed

Insertion of Retrotransposons at Chromosome Ends: Adaptive Response to Chromosome Maintenance. [Front Genet. Jan 2016] PubMed

Ty1-Integrase interacts with RNA Polymerase III specific subcomplexes to promote insertion of Ty1 elements upstream of Pol III-transcribed genes. [J Biol Chem. Jan 2016] PubMed

The TraDIS toolkit: sequencing and analysis for dense transposon mutant libraries. [J.Bioinformatics Jan 2016] PubMed

Phylogenomic analysis reveals genome-wide purifying selection on TBE transposons in the ciliate Oxytricha [Mob DNA. Jan 2016] PubMed

An epigenetic switch ensures transposon repression upon dynamic loss of DNA methylation in embryonic stem cells. [Elife. Jan 2016] PubMed

Hide and seek: how chromatin-based pathways silence retroelements in the mammalian germline. [Curr Opin Genet Dev. Jan 2016] PubMed

Genome-Wide Analysis of Transposon and Retroviral Insertions Reveals Preferential Integrations in Regions of DNA Flexibility. [G3 (Bethesda). Jan 2016] PubMed

Systematic identification of factors for provirus silencing in embryonic stem cells. [Cell. Sep 2015] PubMed

Trim33 Binds and Silences a Class of Young Endogenous Retroviruses in the Mouse Testis; a Novel Component of the Arms Race between Retrotransposons and the Host Genome. [PLoS Genet. Dec 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposition and Crystal Structure of an Alu RNP in the Ribosome-Stalling Conformation. [Mol Cell. Dec 2015] PubMed

Get in LINE: Competition for Newly Minted Retrotransposon Proteins at the Ribosome. [Mol Cell. Dec 2015] PubMed

A self-encoded capsid derivative restricts Ty1 retrotransposition in Saccharomyces. [Curr Genet. Dec 2015] PubMed

Ribosomal protein and biogenesis factors affect multiple steps during movement of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Ty1 retrotransposon. [Mob DNA. Dec 2015] PubMed

Comprehensive ex vivo transposon mutagenesis identifies genes that promote growth factor independence and leukemogenesis. [Cancer Res. Dec 2015] PubMed

Conservative site-specific and single-copy transgenesis in human LINE-1 elements. [Nucleic Acids Res. Dec 2015] PubMed

VHICA, a new method to discriminate between vertical and horizontal transposon transfer: application to the mariner family within Drosophila. [Mol Biol Evol. Dec 2015] PubMed

Bacterial Hypoxic Responses Revealed as Critical Determinants of the Host-Pathogen Outcome by TnSeq Analysis of Staphylococcus aureus Invasive Infection. [PLoS Pathog. Dec 2015] PubMed

piggyBac transposons expressing full-length human dystrophin enable genetic correction of dystrophic mesoangioblasts. [Nucleic Acids Res. Dec 2015] PubMed

p53 genes function to restrain mobile elements. [Genes Dev. Dec 2015] PubMed

The making of a genomic parasite - the Mothra family sheds light on the evolution of Helitrons in plants. [Mob DNA. Dec 2015] PubMed

Biogenesis and function of tRNA fragments during sperm maturation and fertilization in mammals. [Science. Dec 2015] PubMed

ISC, a novel group of bacterial and archaeal DNA transposons that encode Cas9 homologs. [J Bacteriol. Dec 2015] PubMed

A 3' Poly(A) Tract Is Required for LINE-1 Retrotransposition [Mol Cell. Nov 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposition and Crystal Structure of an Alu RNP in the Ribosome-Stalling Conformation [Mol Cell. Nov 2015] PubMed

The casposon-encoded Cas1 protein from Aciduliprofundum boonei is a DNA integrase that generates target site duplications [NAR. Nov 2015] PubMed

Inference of Transposable Element Ancestry [PLOS Genetics. Nov 2015] PubMed

Unique transposon landscapes are pervasive across Drosophila melanogaster genomes [NAR. Nov 2015] PubMed

Cross-Species Transmission and Differential Fate of an Endogenous Retrovirus in Three Mammal Lineages [PLoS Pathog. Nov 2015] PubMed

RNA sequencing of Sleeping Beauty transposon-induced tumors detect transposon-RNA fusions allowing precision analyses of forward genetic cancer screens [Genome Res. Nov 2015] PubMed

DNA Editing of LTR Retrotransposons Reveals the Impact of APOBECs on Vertebrate Genomes [Mol Biol Evol. Nov 2015] PubMed

Histone chaperone CAF-1 mediates repressive histone modifications to protect preimplantation mouse embryos from endogenous retrotransposons [PNAS. Nov 2015] PubMed

Response of transposable elements to environmental stressors [Mutat Res Rev Mutat Res. Jul-Sep 2015] PubMed

Antisense Transcription of Retrotransposons in Drosophila: The Origin of Endogenous Small Interfering RNA Precursors [Genetics. Nov 2015] PubMed

HENMT1 and piRNA Stability Are Required for Adult Male Germ Cell Transposon Repression and to Define the Spermatogenic Program in the Mouse [PLoS Genet. Oct 2015] PubMed

Holocentromeres in Rhynchospora are associated with genome-wide centromere-specific repeat arrays interspersed among euchromatin [PNAS. Nov 2015] PubMed

Primate-Specific ORF0 Contributes to Retrotransposon-Mediated Diversity [Cell. Oct 2015] PubMed

Transposon sequencing: methods and expanding applications [Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. Oct 2015] PubMed

Jitterbug: somatic and germline transposon insertion detection at single-nucleotide resolution [BMC Genomics. Oct 2015] PubMed

Tools for Targeted Genome Engineering of Established Drosophila Cell Lines [Genetics. Oct 2015] PubMed

Alternative Transposition Generates New Chimeric Genes and Segmental Duplications at the Maize p1 Locus [Genetics. Oct 2015] PubMed

The Ty1 Retrotransposon Restriction Factor p22 Targets Gag [PLoS Genet. Oct 2015] PubMed

Genetic determinants of in vivo fitness and diet responsiveness in multiple human gut Bacteroides [Science. Oct 2015] PubMed

Arrested replication forks guide retrotransposon integration [Science. Sep 2015] PubMed

Ty3 Retrotransposon Hijacks Mating Yeast RNA Processing Bodies to Infect New Genomes [PLoS Genet. Sep 2015] PubMed

Genomic DNA transposition induced by human PGBD5 [Elife. Sep 2015] PubMed

Profiling the RNA editomes of wild-type C. elegans and ADAR mutants [Genome Res. Jan 2015] PubMed

The Ro60 autoantigen binds endogenous retroelements and regulates inflammatory gene expression [Science. Oct 2015] PubMed

Cognitive Function Related to the Sirh11/Zcchc16 Gene Acquired from an LTR Retrotransposon in Eutherians [PLoS Genet. Sep 2015] PubMed

TE-Tracker: systematic identification of transposition events through whole-genome resequencing [BMC Bioinformatics. Nov 2014] PubMed

Enhancer Divergence and cis-Regulatory Evolution in the Human and Chimp Neural Crest [Cell. Sep 2015] PubMed

Conformational toggling controls target site choice for the heteromeric transposase element Tn7 [Nucleic Acids Res. Sep 2015] PubMed

Single Nucleotide Specific Targeting of the Tf1 Retrotransposon Promoted by the DNA-Binding Protein Sap1 of Schizosaccharomyces pombe [Genetics. Sep 2015] PubMed

Loss of Karma transposon methylation underlies the mantled somaclonal variant of oil palm [Nature. Sep 2015] PubMed

miR-128 represses L1 retrotransposition by binding directly to L1 RNA [Nat Struct Mol Biol. Oct 2015] PubMed

Sequence Analysis and Characterization of Active Human Alu subfamilies Based on the 1000 Genomes Pilot Project [Genome Biol Evol. Aug 2015] PubMed

Preferential retrotransposition in aging yeast mother cells is correlated with increased genome instability [DNA Repair Aug 2015] PubMed

Organization and evolution of transposable elements along the bread wheat chromosome 3B [Genome Biology Dec 2014] PubMed

Transposable elements modulate human RNA abundance and splicing via specific RNA-protein interactions [Genome Biology Dec 2014] PubMed

LINE-1 expression and retrotransposition in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal carcinoma [PNAS Sep 2015] PubMed

Intrinsic sequence specificity of the Cas1 integrase directs new spacer acquisition [Elife. Aug 2015] PubMed

An Atypical AAA+ ATPase Assembly Controls Efficient Transposition through DNA Remodeling and Transposase Recruitment [Cell. Aug 2015] PubMed

Retrohoming of a Mobile Group II Intron in Human Cells Suggests How Eukaryotes Limit Group II Intron Proliferation [PLoS Genet. Aug 2015] PubMed

piRNAs Are Associated with Diverse Transgenerational Effects on Gene and Transposon Expression in a Hybrid Dysgenic Syndrome of D. virilis [PLoS Genet. Aug 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposon insertions in the clonal evolution of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma [Nature Med. Sep 2015] PubMed

MIR retrotransposon sequences provide insulators to the human genome [PNAS. Jul 2015] PubMed

Tn-seq of Caulobacter crescentus under uranium stress reveals genes essential for detoxification and stress tolerance [J Bacteriol. Jul 2015] PubMed

LINE-1 Retroelements Get ZAPped! [PLoS Genet. Jul 2015] PubMed

ZmMBD101 is a DNA binding protein that maintains Mutator elements chromatin in a repressive state in maize [Plant Cell Environ. Jul 2015] PubMed

SAMHD1 Inhibits LINE-1 Retrotransposition by Promoting Stress Granule Formation [PLoS Genet. Jul 2015] PubMed

Repbase Update, a database of repetitive elements in eukaryotic genomes [Mobile DNA. Jun 2015] PubMed

The diversification of PHIS transposon superfamily in eukaryotes [Mobile DNA. Jun 2015] PubMed

Distinct sets of PIWI proteins produce arbovirus and transposon-derived piRNAs in Aedes aegypti mosquito cells [Nucleic Acids Res. Jun 2015] PubMed

Structural basis for retroviral integration into nucleosomes [Nature. Jul 2015] PubMed

Sleeping Beauty transposon insertional mutagenesis based mouse models for cancer gene discovery [Curr Opin Genet Dev. Feb 2015] PubMed

A Transposable Element within the Non-canonical Telomerase RNA of Arabidopsis thaliana Telomerase in Response to DNA Damage [PLoS Genet. Jun 2015] PubMed

DNA methylation restrains transposons from adopting a chromatin signature permissive for meiotic recombination [Genes Dev. Jun 2015] PubMed

The RNA surveillance complex Pelo-Hbs1 is required for transposon silencing in the Drosophila germline [EMBO Rep. Jun 2015] PubMed

Evolution of group II introns [Mobile DNA. Apr 2015] PubMed

N(6)-methyladenine DNA modification in Drosophila [Cell. May 2015] PubMed

The Zinc-Finger Antiviral Protein ZAP Inhibits LINE and Alu Retrotransposition [PLoS Genet. May 2015] PubMed

Histone H3.3 is required for endogenous retroviral element silencing in embryonic stem cells [Nature. May 2015] PubMed

Rapid quantification of mutant fitness in diverse bacteria by sequencing randomly bar-coded transposons [MBio. May 2015] PubMed

Noncoding RNA. piRNA-guided transposon cleavage initiates Zucchini-dependent, phased piRNA production [Science. May 2015] PubMed

Noncoding RNA. piRNA-guided slicing specifies transcripts for Zucchini-dependent, phased piRNA biogenesis [Science. May 2015] PubMed

Essential Genes in the Core Genome of the Human Pathogen Streptococcus pyogenes [Sci Rep. May 2015] PubMed

A Sleeping Beauty forward genetic screen identifies new genes and pathways driving osteosarcoma development and metastasis [Nat Genet. May 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposition creates sloping shores: a graded influence of hypomethylated CpG islands on flanking CpG sites [Genome Res. May 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposons. An RNA polymerase III subunit determines sites of retrotransposon integration [Science. May 2015] PubMed

Sex chromosome-to-autosome transposition events counter Y-chromosome gene loss in mammals [Genome Biology. May 2015] PubMed

Mosaic genome of endobacteria in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: Transkingdom gene transfer in an ancient mycoplasma-fungus association [PNAS. May 2015] PubMed

Retrotransposons. An RNA polymerase III subunit determines sites of retrotransposon integration [Science. May 2015] PubMed

The KRAB zinc finger protein ZFP809 is required to initiate epigenetic silencing of endogenous retroviruses [Genes Dev. Mar 2015] PubMed

Evolution of adaptive immunity from transposable elements combined with innate immune systems [Nat Rev Genet. Mar 2015] PubMed

Horizontal transmission of clonal cancer cells causes leukemia in soft-shell clams [Cell. Apr 2015] PubMed

Ubiquitous l1 mosaicism in hippocampal neurons [Cell. Apr 2015] PubMed

Transposon mutagenesis identifies genetic drivers of Braf(V600E) melanoma [Nat Genet. May 2015] PubMed

Phosphorylation of ORF1p is required for L1 retrotransposition [PNAS. Apr 2015] PubMed

Intrinsic retroviral reactivation in human preimplantation embryos and pluripotent cells [Nature. Jun 2015] PubMed

Mobile DNA welcomes new Editors-in-Chief, Marlene Belfort and Haig Kazazian - a BioMed Central blog

Ubiquitous l1 mosaicism in hippocampal neurons [Cell. Apr 2015] PubMed

Horizontal transmission of clonal cancer cells causes leukemia in soft-shell clams [Cell. Apr 2015] PubMed

Altering Genomic Integrity: Heavy Metal Exposure Promotes Transposable Element-Mediated Damage [Biol Trace Elem Res. Mar 2015] PubMed

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