Publications

Kaiser-Rogers, K.A. and Matson, S.W. (1990) DNA Helicases, Annu. Rev. Biochem, 59:289-329.
Matson, S.W. (1991) The DNA helicases of
Escherichia coli, Prog. in Mol. Biol. and Nuc. Acids Res. 40:289-326.
Yancey, J.E. and Matson, S.W. (1991) The DNA unwinding reaction catalyzed by
Escherichia coli Rep protein is facilitated by an RHSP-DNA interaction, Nucleic Acids Res. 19:3943-3951.
Matson, S.W. and Morton, B.S. (1991) DNA Helicase I Catalyzes a Site and Strand-Specific Nicking Reaction at the F Plasmid
oriT, J. Biol. Chem. 266:16232-16237.
George, J.W., Ghate, S., Matson, S.W. and Besterman, J.M. (1992) Inhibition of DNA Helicase II Unwinding and ATPase Activities by DNA Interacting Ligands:  Kinetics and Specificity, J. Biol. Chem.
267:10683-10689.
Yancey, J.E., Wood, E.R., George, J.W., Smith, K.R. and Matson, S.W. (1992)
Escherichia coli Rep Protein and Helicase IV:  Distributive single-stranded DNA-dependent ATPases That Catalyze a Limited Unwinding Reaction in vitro, Eur. J. Biochemistry 207:479-485.
Yancey-Wrona, J.E. and Matson, S.W. (1992) Bound Lac Repressor Protein Differentially Inhibits the Unwinding Reactions Catalyzed by DNA Helicases, Nucleic Acids Res.
20:6713-6721.
Nelson, W.C., Morton, B.S., Lahue, E.E. and Matson, S.W. (1993) Characterization of the
Escherichia coli F factor traY gene product and its binding sites, J. Bacteriol. 175:2221-2228.
Matson, S.W., Nelson, W.C. and Morton, B.S. (1993) Characterization of the reaction product of the
oriT nicking reaction catalyzed by Escherichia coli DNA helicase I, J. Bacteriol. 175:2599-2606.
Mendonca, V.M., Kaiser-Rogers, K.A. and Matson, S.W. (1993) Double helicase II (
uvrD)-helicase IV (helD) Deletion Mutants are defective in the recombination pathways of Escherichia coli, J. Bacteriol. 175:4641-4651.
Bean, D.W., Kallam, W.E. Jr. and Matson, S.W. (1993) Purification and Characterization of a DNA Helicase from
Saccharomyces cerevisiae, J. Biol. Chem. 268:21783-21790.
George, J.W., Brosh, R.M. Jr. and Matson, S.W. (1994) A dominant negative allele of the
Escherichia coli uvrD gene encoding DNA helicase II:  A biochemical and genetic characterization, J. Mol. Biol. 235:424-435.
Matson, S.W., George, J.W. and Bean, D.W. (1994) DNA Helicases:  Enzymes with essential roles in DNA metabolism, BioEssays,
16:13-22.
Howard, M.T., Neece, S.H., Matson, S.W. and Kreuzer, K.N. (1994) Disruption of a Topoisomerase-DNA Cleavage Complex by a DNA Helicase, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA
91:12031-12035.
Sherman, J.A. and Matson, S.W. (1994)
Escherichia coli DNA helicase I Catalyzes a Sequence Specific Cleavage/ligation Reaction at the F Plasmid Origin of Transfer, J. Biol. Chem. 269:26220-26226.
Brosh, R.M., Jr. and Matson, S.W. (1995) Mutations in Motif II of
Escherichia coli DNA Helicase II Render the Enzyme Non-functional in Both Mismatch Repair and Excision Repair with Differential Effects on the Unwinding Reaction, J. Bacteriol. 177:5612-5621.
Bean, D.W. and Matson, S.W. (1995) DNA substrates used to identify and characterize DNA helicases, Methods in Enzymology,
262:389-405.
Mendonca, V.M., Klepin, H.D. and Matson, S.W. (1995) DNA Helicases in Recombination and Repair:  Construction of a
uvrD/helD/recQ Mutant Deficient in Recombination and Repair, J. Bacteriol. 177:1326-1335.
Mendonca, V.M. and Matson, S.W. (1995) Genetic Analysis of
helD and uvrD Mutations in Combination with Other Genes in the RecF Recombination Pathway in Escherichia coli:  Suppression of a ruvB Mutation by a uvrD Deletion, Genetics 141:443-452.


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