Three best publications in 2017 were announced at The Fifth Conference of the Institute of Biotechnology CAS. Two of the awarded papers were published by members of Laboratory of Gene Expression. Congratulations to all authors!
Horizontal transfer of whole mitochondria restores tumorigenic potential in mitochondrial DNA-deficient cancer cells. Dong LF, Kovarova J, Bajzikova M, Bezawork-Geleta A, Svec D, Endaya B, Sachaphibulkij K, Coelho AR, Sebkova N, Ruzickova A, Tan AS, Kluckova K, Judasova K, Zamecnikova K, Rychtarcikova Z, Gopalan V, Andera L, Sobol M, Yan B, Pattnaik B, Bhatraju N, Truksa J, Stopka P, Hozak P, Lam AK, Sedlacek R, Oliveira PJ, Kubista M, Agrawal A, Dvorakova-Hortova K, Rohlena J, Berridge MV, Neuzil J. Elife. 2017 Feb 15;6. pii: e22187. doi: 10.7554/eLife.22187.
Two-tailed RT-qPCR: a novel method for highly accurate miRNA quantification. Androvic P, Valihrach L, Elling J, Sjoback R, Kubista M. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Sep 6;45(15):e144. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx588.
Changes in microtubule overlap length regulate kinesin-14-driven microtubule sliding. Braun M, Lansky Z, Szuba A, Schwarz FW, Mitra A, Gao M, Lüdecke A, Ten Wolde PR, Diez S. Nat Chem Biol. 2017 Dec;13(12):1245-1252. doi: 10.1038/nchembio.2495.