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Howard Gamper, Jr., PhD

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233 S. 10th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-9798
(215) 503-4954 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. A Divalent Metal Ion-Dependent N1-Methyl Transfer to G37-tRNA
  2. The selective tRNA aminoacylation mechanism based on a single G.U pair
  3. Amino acid - Dependent stability of the acyl linkage in aminoacyl-tRNA
  4. Structural and mechanistic basis for enhanced translational efficiency by 2-thiouridine at the tRNA anticodon wobble position
  5. The temperature sensitivity of a mutation in the essential tRNA modification enzyme tRNA methyltransferase D (TrmD)
  6. Conservation of structure and mechanism by Trm5 enzymes
  7. Potential for interdependent development of tRNA determinants for aminoacylation and ribosome decoding.
  8. Distinct kinetic determinants for the stepwise CCA addition to tRNA
  9. RecA-mediated strand invasion of DNA by oligonucleotides substituted with 2-aminoadenine and 2-thiothymine
  10. Properties of pseudo-complementary DNA substituted with weakly pairing analogs of guanine or cytosine
  11. Pyrrolo-C as a molecular probe for monitoring conformations of the tRNA 3′ end
  12. tRNA Integrity Is a Prerequisite for Rapid CCA Addition: Implication for Quality Control
  13. Enzymatic synthesis of structure-free DNA with pseudo-complementary properties
  14. Fluorescent labeling of tRNAs for dynamics experiments
  15. Kinetic Quality Control of Anticodon Recognition by a Eukaryotic Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetase
  16. Unrestricted hybridization of oligonucleotides to structure-free DNA
  17. Isolation of a site-specifically modified RNA from an unmodified transcript
  18. Unrestricted accessibility of short oligonucleotides to RNA
  19. Modified bases in RNA reduce secondary structure and enhance hybridization
  20. Erratum: Strand bias in targeted gene repair is influenced by transcriptional activity (Molecular and Cellular Biology (2002) 22:11 (3852-3863))