Publications

  1. Hu, J. Selby CP. Adar, S. Adebali, O. and Sancar A. (2017) “Molecular mechanisms and genomic maps of DNA excision repair in E.coli and humans”, J. Biol. Chem. J Biol Chem. 292(38):15588-15597.

  2. Hu, J. Adebali, O. Adar, S. and Sancar A. (2017) “Dynamic maps of UV damage formation and repair for the human genome”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 114(26):6758-6763.

  3. Li, W. Hu, J. Adebali, O. Adar, S. Yang, Y. Chiou, Y. and Sancar, A. (2017) “Human genome-wide repair map of DNA damage cased by the cigarette smoke carcinogen benzo[a]pyrene”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. in print

  4. Hu, J. and Adar, S. (2017) “The cartography of UV-induced DNA damage formation and DNA repair”, The Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology, accepted. 

  5. Hu, J., Lieb, JD., Sancar, A., Adar, S. (2016), “Cisplatin DNA damage and repair maps of the human genome at single-nucleotide resolution”, PNAS, accepted. 

  6. Adar, S. *, Hu, J. *, Lieb, JD. and Sancar, A. (2016), “Genomewide kinetics of DNA excision repair in relation to chromatin state and mutagenesis”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 113(6):E2124-E2133 *Equal contribution

  7. Hu, J. *, Adar, S. *, Selby, PY., Lieb, JD. and Sancar, A.(2015), “Genome-Wide analysis of human global and transcription-coupled excision repair of UV damage at single-nucleotide resolution”, Genes and Development 29:948-960. *Equal contribution

  8. Annayev, Y., Adar, S., Chiou, YY., Lieb, JD., Sancar, A., Ye, R. (2014) “Gene model 129 (gm129) encodes a novel transcriptional repressor that modulates circadian gene expression.” J. Biol. Chem. 289(8):5013-24.

  9.  ENCODE Project Consortium (2012), “An integrated encyclopedia of DNA elements in the human genome” Nature 489(7414):57-74

  10. Adar, S., Izhar, L. Hendel, A., Geacintov, N. and Livneh, Z (2009). "Repair of gaps opposite lesions by homologous recombination in mammalian cells" Nucleic Acid Research 37(17):5737-48.

  11. Shachar, S., Ziv, O., Avkin ,S., Adar, S., Wittschieben, J., Reibner, T. Chaney, S., Friedberg, EC., Wang, Z., Carell, T., Geacintov, N., (2009) “Two-Polymerase Mechanisms Dictate Error-Free and Error-Prone Translesion DNA Synthesis in Mammals.” EMBO J 28(4): 383-393.

  12. Adar, S. and Livneh, Z (2006). “Translesion DNA synthesis across non-DNA segments in cultured human cells”. DNA Repair 5(4):479-90.

  13. Avkin, S., Adar, S., Blander, G. and  Livneh, Z. (2001). “Quantitative measurement of translesion replication in human cells: evidence for bypass of abasic sites by a replicative DNA polymerase.” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 99(6): 3764-9.