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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a rang of key areas of expertise.
Business & Industry
Guiding Breakthrough Research at NUI Galway
We explore and facilitate commercial opportunities for the research community at NUI Galway, as well as facilitating industry partnership.
- Alumni, Friends & Supporters
At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Dr. Muriel Grenon PhD
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Tratner I, Piard K, Grenon M, Perderiset M, Baldacci G (1997) 'PCNA and DNA polymerase delta catalytic subunit from Schizosaccharomyces pombe do not interact directly'. Biochem, 231 (2):321-328. [DOI] [Details]|
|Francesconi S, Grenon M, Bouvier D, Baldacci G (1997) 'p56(chk1) protein kinase is required for the DNA replication checkpoint at 37 degrees C in fission yeast'. Embo Journal, 16 (6):1332-1341. [DOI] [Details]|
|Grenon M, Tillit J, Piard K, Baldacci G, Francesconi S (1999) 'The S/M checkpoint at 37 degrees C and the recovery of viability of the mutant poldeltats3 require the crb2+/rhp9+ gene in fission yeast'. Molecular & General Genetics, 260 (6):522-534. [Details]|
|Grenon, M,Gilbert, C,Lowndes, NF (2001) 'Checkpoint activation in response to double-strand breaks requires the Mre11/Rad50/Xrs2 complex'. Nature Cell Biology, 3 :844-847. [Details]|
|Chakraverty RK, Kearsey JM, Oakley TJ, Grenon M, de La Torre Ruiz MA, Lowndes NF, Hickson ID (2001) 'Topoisomerase III acts upstream of Rad53p in the S-phase DNA damage checkpoint'. Molecular And Cellular Biology, 21 (21):7150-7162. [DOI] [Details]|
|Francesconi S, Smeets M, Grenon M, Tillit J, Blaisonneau J, Baldacci G (2002) 'Fission yeast chk1 mutants show distinct responses to different types of DNA damaging treatments'. Gene, 7 (7):663-673. [Details]|
|Gilbert C, van den Bosch M. Green CM, Vialard JE, Grenon M, Erdjument-Bromage H, Tempst P and Lowndes NF (2003) 'The budding yeast Rad9 checkpoint complex: chaperone proteins are required for its function'. EMBO Reports, 4 :953-958. [DOI] [Details]|
|Grenon, M,Magill, CP,Lowndes, NF,Jackson, SP (2006) 'Double-strand breaks trigger MRX- and Mec1-dependent, but Tel1-independent, checkpoint activation'. Fems Yeast Research, 6 :836-847. [DOI] [Details]|
|Toh GW-L, O'Shaughnessy A, Jimeno S, Dobbie I, Grenon M, Maffini S, O' Rorke A and Lowndes, NF (2006) 'Histone H2A phosphorylation and H3 methylation are required for a novel Rad9 DSB repair function following checkpoint activation'. DNA Repair, 5 :693-703. [DOI] [Details]|
|O'Shaughnessy AM, Grenon M, Gilbert C, Toh GW-L, Green CM and Lowndes NF (2006) 'Multiple approaches to study Scerevisiae Rad9, a prototypical checkpoint protein'. Meths Enzym, 409 :131-150. [Details]|
|Rossignol T, Logue ME, Reynolds K, Grenon M, Lowndes NF and Butler G (2007) 'Transcriptional response of Candida parapsilosis following exposure to farnesol'. Antimicrob Agents Chemother, 51 (7):2304-2312. [DOI] [Details]|
|Grenon, M,Costelloe, T,Jimeno, S,O'Shaughnessy, A,FitzGerald, J,Zgheib, O,Degerth, L,Lowndes, NF (2007) 'Docking onto chromatin via the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Rad9 Tudor domain'. Yeast, 24 :105-119. [DOI] [Details]|
|Rupnik A, Grenon M, Lowndes NF (2008) 'Quick Guide: The MRN complex'. Curr Biol, 18 (11):455-457. [Details]|
|FitzGerald, J. E.,Grenon, M.,Lowndes, N. F. (2009) '53BP1: function and mechanisms of focal recruitment'. Biochemical Society Transactions, 37 :897-904. [Details]|
|Granata M, Lazzaro F, Novarina D, Panigada D, Puddu F, Abreu CM, Kumar R, Grenon M, Lowndes NF, Pleyani P, Muzi-Falconi M (2010) 'Dynamics of RAD9 chromatin binding and checkpoint function are mediated by its dimerization and are cell cycle-regulated by CDK1 activity'. PLoS Genetics, 6 (8). [DOI] [Details]|
|Rupnik A, Lowndes NF, Grenon M. 2010 Apr,119(2):115-35. Epub 2009 Oct 28. Review. PubMed PMID: 19862546. (2010) 'MRN and the race to the break'. Chromosoma, 119 (2):115-135. [Details]|
|Finn, K., Lowndes, N.F., Grenon, M. (2011) 'Eukaryotic DNA damage checkpoint activation in response to double-strand breaks'. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, :1-27. [Details]|
|FitzGerald, J., Moureau, S., Drogaris, P., O'Connell, E., Abshiru, N., Verreault, A., et al. (2011) 'Regulation of the DNA Damage Response and Gene Expression by the Dot1L Histone Methyltransferase and the 53Bp1 Tumour Suppressor'. PLoS ONE, 6 (2). [ARAN Link] [Details]|