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Kyle Nilson


kyle-nilson@uiowa.edu
Mentor: David Price, Ph.D.
Lab Room: 3120 MERF
Lab Phone: 319-335-6742

Understanding transcriptional regulation of HIV-1 latent infection

Abstracts:

Nilson KA Guo, J, Turek ME, Brogie JE, Delaney E, Luse DS, Price DH. THZ1 reveals roles for Cdk7 in co-transcriptional capping and pausing. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Mechanisms of Eukaryotic Transcirption Meeting, August 2015.

Nilson KA, Guo J, Turek ME, Mullen Davis MA, Luse DS, Price DH. Cdk7 is required for proper mRNA capping and regulated RNA polymerase II elongation. 17th Biennial Meeing on Post-Initiation Activies of RNA Polymerases, Pembroke, VA, Nov. 2014.

Nilson KA, Li T, Rahl PB, Young RA, Price DH. ChIP-Seq Analysis Brings Forth New Questions Regarding Elongation Control Machinery. FASEM, Lucca, Italy, Sept. 2011.

Soshnev AA, Baxley RM, Nilson KA, Tan K, He B, Geyer PK. Loss of Suppressor of Hairy-wing Insulator Protein Affects Nuclear Organization and Gene Expression during Drosophila Oogenesis. 52nd Annual Drosophila Research Conference, San Diego, CA, 2011.

Publication:

Nilson KA, Guo J, Turek ME, Brogie JE, Delaney E, Luse DS, Price DH. THZ1 Reveals Roles for Cdk7 in Co-transcriptional Capping and Pausing. Mol Cell. 2015 Aug 20;59(4):576-87. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2015.06.032. Epub 2015 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 26257281; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4546572.

Guo J, Li T, Schipper J, Nilson KA, Fordjour FK, Cooper JJ, Gordân R, Price DH. Sequence specificity incompletely defines the genome-wide occupancy of Myc. Genome Biol. 2014 Oct 7;15(10):482. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25287278.

Liu P, Xiang Y, Fujinaga K, Bartholomeeusen K, Nilson KA, Price DH, Peterlin BM. Release of positive transcription elongation factor b (P-TEFb) from 7SK small nuclear ribonucleoprotein (snRNP) activates hexamethylene bisacetamide-inducible protein (HEXIM1) transcription. J Biol Chem. 2014 Apr 4;289(14):9918-25. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.539015. Epub 2014 Feb 10. PubMed PMID: 24515107; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3975036.

Nilson KA, Price DH. The Role of RNA Polymerase II Elongation Control in HIV-1 Gene Expression, Replication, and Latency. Genet Res Int. 2011;2011:726901. doi: 10.4061/2011/726901. Epub 2011 Oct 13. PubMed PMID: 22567366; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3335632.

Nilson KA, Guo J, Turek ME, Brogie JE, Delaney E, Luse DS, Price DH. THZ1 Reveals Roles for Cdk7 in Co-transcriptional Capping and Pausing. Molecular Cell, August 2015, in press.



Honors and Awards

  • University of Iowa Presidential Fellowship