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 3- John S. Jackson JR., S. Sean Houshmandi, Florencia Lopez Leban, and Wendy M. Olivas. (2004) Recruitment of the Puf3 protein to its mRNA target for regulation of mRNA decay in yeast . RNA . 10:1625–1636.

4- Olivas, W.M. and Parker, R. (2000). The Puf3 protein is a transcript-specific regulator of mRNA degradation in yeast. EMBO J. 19: 6602- 6611.

5- Wendy M. Olivas, Denise Muhlrad and Roy Parker. (1997) Analysis of the yeast genome: identification of new non-coding and small ORF-containing RNAs. Nucleic Acids Research, 25(22): 4619–4625.

6- Wendy M. Olivas and L. James Maher, III, (1996) Binding of DNA oligonucleotides to sequences in the promoter of the human bcl-2 gene. Nucleic Acids research, 24 (9): 1758–1764.

7- Wendy M. Olivas and L. James Maher, III. (1995) Overcoming potassium-mediated triplex inhibition. Nucleic Acids Research, 23(11): 1936-1941.

8- Wendy M. Olivas and L. James Maher, III. (1995) Competitive Triplex/Quadruplex Equilibria Involving Guanine-Rich Oligonucleotides. Biochemistry 34: 278-284.

9- Wendy M. Olivas and L. James Maher, III. (1994) DNA Recognition by Alternate Strand Triple Helix Formation: Affinities of Oligonucleotides for a Site in the Human p53 Gene. Biochemistry 33: 983-991.

10- Wendy M. Olivas and L. James Maher, III. (1994) Analysis of duplex DNA by triple helix formation: application to detection of a p53 microdeletion. Biotechniques, 16(1):128-32.

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 1- Barrett C. Foat, S. Sean Houshmandi, Wendy M. Olivas, and Harmen J. Bussemaker. (2005) Profiling condition-specific, genome-wide regulation of mRNA stability in yeast. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 02(49):17675-80.

2- S. Sean Houshmandi and Wendy M. Olivas. (2005) Yeast Puf3 mutants reveal the complexity of Puf-RNA binding and identify a loop required for regulation of mRNA decay. RNA . 11:1655–1666.





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