Publications

  1. Yang Y, Liu Z, Selby CP, Sancar A (2019)
    Long-term, genome-wide kinetic analysis of the effect of the circadian clock and transcription on the repair of cisplatin-DNA adducts in the mouse liver.
    The Journal of biological chemistry

  2. Phelps CA, Lindsey-Boltz L, Sancar A, Mu D (2019)
    Mechanistic Study of TTF-1 Modulation of Cellular Sensitivity to Cisplatin.
    Scientific reports 9(1), 7990

  3. Li W, Liu W, Kakoki A, Wang R, Adebali O, Jiang Y, Sancar A (2019)
    Nucleotide excision repair capacity increases during differentiation of human embryonic carcinoma cells into neurons and muscle cells.
    The Journal of biological chemistry

  4. Yimit A, Adebali O, Sancar A, Jiang Y (2019)
    Differential damage and repair of DNA-adducts induced by anti-cancer drug cisplatin across mouse organs.
    Nature communications 10(1), 309

  5. Hu J, Li W, Adebali O, Yang Y, Oztas O, Selby CP, Sancar A (2019)
    Genome-wide mapping of nucleotide excision repair with XR-seq.
    Nature protocols 14(1), 248-282

  6. Yang Y, Hu J, Selby CP, Li W, Yimit A, Jiang Y, Sancar A (2019)
    Single-nucleotide resolution analysis of nucleotide excision repair of ribosomal DNA in humans and mice.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 294(1), 210-217

  7. Wang X, Jing C, Selby CP, Chiou YY, Yang Y, Wu W, Sancar A, Wang J (2018)
    Comparative properties and functions of type 2 and type 4 pigeon cryptochromes.
    Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS

  8. Yang Y, Adebali O, Wu G, Selby CP, Chiou YY, Rashid N, Hu J, Hogenesch JB, Sancar A (2018)
    Cisplatin-DNA adduct repair of transcribed genes is controlled by two circadian programs in mouse tissues.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115(21), E4777-E4785

  9. Oztas O, Selby CP, Sancar A, Adebali O (2018)
    Genome-wide excision repair in Arabidopsis is coupled to transcription and reflects circadian gene expression patterns.
    Nature communications 9(1), 1503

  10. Li W, Adebali O, Yang Y, Selby CP, Sancar A (2018)
    Single-nucleotide resolution dynamic repair maps of UV damage in Saccharomyces cerevisiae genome.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115(15), E3408-E3415

  11. Chiou YY, Hu J, Sancar A, Selby CP (2018)
    RNA polymerase II is released from the DNA template during transcription-coupled repair in mammalian cells.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 293(7), 2476-2486

  12. Hughes ME, Abruzzi KC, Allada R, Anafi R, Arpat AB, Asher G, Baldi P, de Bekker C, Bell-Pedersen D, Blau J, Brown S, Ceriani MF, Chen Z, Chiu JC, Cox J, Crowell AM, DeBruyne JP, Dijk DJ, DiTacchio L, Doyle FJ, Duffield GE, Dunlap JC, Eckel-Mahan K, Esser KA, FitzGerald GA, Forger DB, Francey LJ, Fu YH, Gachon F, Gatfield D, de Goede P, Golden SS, Green C, Harer J, Harmer S, Haspel J, Hastings MH, Herzel H, Herzog ED, Hoffmann C, Hong C, Hughey JJ, Hurley JM, de la Iglesia HO, Johnson C, Kay SA, Koike N, Kornacker K, Kramer A, Lamia K, Leise T, Lewis SA, Li J, Li X, Liu AC, Loros JJ, Martino TA, Menet JS, Merrow M, Millar AJ, Mockler T, Naef F, Nagoshi E, Nitabach MN, Olmedo M, Nusinow DA, Ptáček LJ, Rand D, Reddy AB, Robles MS, Roenneberg T, Rosbash M, Ruben MD, Rund SSC, Sancar A, Sassone-Corsi P, Sehgal A, Sherrill-Mix S, Skene DJ, Storch KF, Takahashi JS, Ueda HR, Wang H, Weitz C, Westermark PO, Wijnen H, Xu Y, Wu G, Yoo SH, Young M, Zhang EE, Zielinski T, Hogenesch JB (2017)
    Guidelines for Genome-Scale Analysis of Biological Rhythms.
    Journal of biological rhythms 32(5), 380-393

  13. Adebali O, Sancar A, Selby CP (2017)
    Mfd translocase is necessary and sufficient for transcription-coupled repair in Escherichia coli.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 292(45), 18386-18391

  14. Hu J, Selby CP, Adar S, Adebali O, Sancar A (2017)
    Molecular mechanisms and genomic maps of DNA excision repair in Escherichia coli and humans.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 292(38), 15588-15597

  15. Sancar A (2017)
    Claud S. Rupert (1919-2017): The Father of DNA Repair.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 93(4), 1133-1134

  16. Li W, Hu J, Adebali O, Adar S, Yang Y, Chiou YY, Sancar A (2017)
    Human genome-wide repair map of DNA damage caused by the cigarette smoke carcinogen benzo[a]pyrene.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114(26), 6752-6757

  17. Hu J, Adebali O, Adar S, Sancar A (2017)
    Dynamic maps of UV damage formation and repair for the human genome.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114(26), 6758-6763

  18. Krishnaiah SY, Wu G, Altman BJ, Growe J, Rhoades SD, Coldren F, Venkataraman A, Olarerin-George AO, Francey LJ, Mukherjee S, Girish S, Selby CP, Cal S, Er U, Sianati B, Sengupta A, Anafi RC, Kavakli IH, Sancar A, Baur JA, Dang CV, Hogenesch JB, Weljie AM (2017)
    Clock Regulation of Metabolites Reveals Coupling between Transcription and Metabolism.
    Cell metabolism 25(4), 961-974.e4

  19. Adebali O, Chiou YY, Hu J, Sancar A, Selby CP (2017)
    Genome-wide transcription-coupled repair in Escherichia coli is mediated by the Mfd translocase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114(11), E2116-E2125

  20. Sancar A (2017)
    Oliver Smithies (1925-2017).
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 355(6326), 695

  21. Sancar A, Zhong D (2017)
    It Is Chemistry but Not Your Grandfather's Chemistry.
    Biochemistry 56(1), 1-2

  22. Sancar A (2017)
    Preface.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 93(1), 4

  23. Sancar A (2017)
    Biography.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 93(1), 7-14

  24. Zhang M, Wang L, Shu S, Sancar A, Zhong D (2016)
    Bifurcating electron-transfer pathways in DNA photolyases determine the repair quantum yield.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 354(6309), 209-213

  25. Chiou YY, Yang Y, Rashid N, Ye R, Selby CP, Sancar A (2016)
    Mammalian Period represses and de-represses transcription by displacing CLOCK-BMAL1 from promoters in a Cryptochrome-dependent manner.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(41), E6072-E6079

  26. Hu J, Lieb JD, Sancar A, Adar S (2016)
    Cisplatin DNA damage and repair maps of the human genome at single-nucleotide resolution.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(41), 11507-11512

  27. Sancar A (2016)
    Mechanisms of DNA Repair by Photolyase and Excision Nuclease (Nobel Lecture).
    Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English) 55(30), 8502-27

  28. Jang H, Lee GY, Selby CP, Lee G, Jeon YG, Lee JH, Cheng KK, Titchenell P, Birnbaum MJ, Xu A, Sancar A, Kim JB (2016)
    SREBP1c-CRY1 signalling represses hepatic glucose production by promoting FOXO1 degradation during refeeding.
    Nature communications 7 12180

  29. Canturk F, Karaman M, Selby CP, Kemp MG, Kulaksiz-Erkmen G, Hu J, Li W, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2016)
    Nucleotide excision repair by dual incisions in plants.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(17), 4706-10

  30. Kemp MG, Sancar A (2016)
    ATR Kinase Inhibition Protects Non-cycling Cells from the Lethal Effects of DNA Damage and Transcription Stress.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 291(17), 9330-42

  31. Adar S, Hu J, Lieb JD, Sancar A (2016)
    Genome-wide kinetics of DNA excision repair in relation to chromatin state and mutagenesis.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(15), E2124-33

  32. Lindahl T, Modrich P, Sancar A (2016)
    The 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry The Discovery of Essential Mechanisms that Repair DNA Damage.
    Journal of the Association of Genetic Technologists 42(1), 37-41

  33. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kemp MG, Hu J, Sancar A (2015)
    Analysis of Ribonucleotide Removal from DNA by Human Nucleotide Excision Repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 290(50), 29801-7

  34. Choi JH, Kim SY, Kim SK, Kemp MG, Sancar A (2015)
    An Integrated Approach for Analysis of the DNA Damage Response in Mammalian Cells: NUCLEOTIDE EXCISION REPAIR, DNA DAMAGE CHECKPOINT, AND APOPTOSIS.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 290(48), 28812-21

  35. Tan C, Liu Z, Li J, Guo X, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2015)
    The molecular origin of high DNA-repair efficiency by photolyase.
    Nature communications 6 7302

  36. Kemp MG, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2015)
    UV Light Potentiates STING (Stimulator of Interferon Genes)-dependent Innate Immune Signaling through Deregulation of ULK1 (Unc51-like Kinase 1).
    The Journal of biological chemistry 290(19), 12184-94

  37. Hu J, Adar S, Selby CP, Lieb JD, Sancar A (2015)
    Genome-wide analysis of human global and transcription-coupled excision repair of UV damage at single-nucleotide resolution.
    Genes & development 29(9), 948-60

  38. Gaddameedhi S, Selby CP, Kemp MG, Ye R, Sancar A (2015)
    The circadian clock controls sunburn apoptosis and erythema in mouse skin.
    The Journal of investigative dermatology 135(4), 1119-1127

  39. Sancar A, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Gaddameedhi S, Selby CP, Ye R, Chiou YY, Kemp MG, Hu J, Lee JH, Ozturk N (2015)
    Circadian clock, cancer, and chemotherapy.
    Biochemistry 54(2), 110-23

  40. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kemp MG, Capp C, Sancar A (2015)
    RHINO forms a stoichiometric complex with the 9-1-1 checkpoint clamp and mediates ATR-Chk1 signaling.
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 14(1), 99-108

  41. Tan C, Guo L, Ai Y, Li J, Wang L, Sancar A, Luo Y, Zhong D (2014)
    Direct determination of resonance energy transfer in photolyase: structural alignment for the functional state.
    The journal of physical chemistry. A 118(45), 10522-30

  42. Kemp MG, Gaddameedhi S, Choi JH, Hu J, Sancar A (2014)
    DNA repair synthesis and ligation affect the processing of excised oligonucleotides generated by human nucleotide excision repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 289(38), 26574-83

  43. Ye R, Selby CP, Chiou YY, Ozkan-Dagliyan I, Gaddameedhi S, Sancar A (2014)
    Dual modes of CLOCK:BMAL1 inhibition mediated by Cryptochrome and Period proteins in the mammalian circadian clock.
    Genes & development 28(18), 1989-98

  44. 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.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 289(8), 5013-24

  45. Ozturk N, Selby CP, Zhong D, Sancar A (2014)
    Mechanism of photosignaling by Drosophila cryptochrome: role of the redox status of the flavin chromophore.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 289(8), 4634-42

  46. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kemp MG, Reardon JT, DeRocco V, Iyer RR, Modrich P, Sancar A (2014)
    Coupling of human DNA excision repair and the DNA damage checkpoint in a defined in vitro system.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 289(8), 5074-82

  47. Choi JH, Gaddameedhi S, Kim SY, Hu J, Kemp MG, Sancar A (2014)
    Highly specific and sensitive method for measuring nucleotide excision repair kinetics of ultraviolet photoproducts in human cells.
    Nucleic acids research 42(4), e29

  48. Ozkan-Dagliyan I, Chiou YY, Ye R, Hassan BH, Ozturk N, Sancar A (2013)
    Formation of Arabidopsis Cryptochrome 2 photobodies in mammalian nuclei: application as an optogenetic DNA damage checkpoint switch.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 288(32), 23244-51

  49. Liu Z, Zhang M, Guo X, Tan C, Li J, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2013)
    Dynamic determination of the functional state in photolyase and the implication for cryptochrome.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110(32), 12972-7

  50. Liu Z, Tan C, Guo X, Li J, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2013)
    Determining complete electron flow in the cofactor photoreduction of oxidized photolyase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110(32), 12966-71

  51. Hu J, Choi JH, Gaddameedhi S, Kemp MG, Reardon JT, Sancar A (2013)
    Nucleotide excision repair in human cells: fate of the excised oligonucleotide carrying DNA damage in vivo.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 288(29), 20918-26

  52. Hassan BH, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kemp MG, Sancar A (2013)
    Direct role for the replication protein treslin (Ticrr) in the ATR kinase-mediated checkpoint response.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 288(26), 18903-10

  53. Ozturk N, VanVickle-Chavez SJ, Akileswaran L, Van Gelder RN, Sancar A (2013)
    Ramshackle (Brwd3) promotes light-induced ubiquitylation of Drosophila Cryptochrome by DDB1-CUL4-ROC1 E3 ligase complex.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110(13), 4980-5

  54. Lee JH, Gaddameedhi S, Ozturk N, Ye R, Sancar A (2013)
    DNA damage-specific control of cell death by cryptochrome in p53-mutant ras-transformed cells.
    Cancer research 73(2), 785-91

  55. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Reardon JT, Wold MS, Sancar A (2012)
    In vitro analysis of the role of replication protein A (RPA) and RPA phosphorylation in ATR-mediated checkpoint signaling.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 287(43), 36123-31

  56. Gaddameedhi S, Reardon JT, Ye R, Ozturk N, Sancar A (2012)
    Effect of circadian clock mutations on DNA damage response in mammalian cells.
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 11(18), 3481-91

  57. Kemp MG, Sancar A (2012)
    DNA excision repair: where do all the dimers go?
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 11(16), 2997-3002

  58. Kemp MG, Reardon JT, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2012)
    Mechanism of release and fate of excised oligonucleotides during nucleotide excision repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 287(27), 22889-99

  59. Liu Z, Guo X, Tan C, Li J, Kao YT, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2012)
    Electron tunneling pathways and role of adenine in repair of cyclobutane pyrimidine dimer by DNA photolyase.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society 134(19), 8104-14

  60. Rivera AS, Ozturk N, Fahey B, Plachetzki DC, Degnan BM, Sancar A, Oakley TH (2012)
    Blue-light-receptive cryptochrome is expressed in a sponge eye lacking neurons and opsin.
    The Journal of experimental biology 215(Pt 8), 1278-86

  61. Selby CP, Sancar A (2012)
    The second chromophore in Drosophila photolyase/cryptochrome family photoreceptors.
    Biochemistry 51(1), 167-71

  62. Gaddameedhi S, Selby CP, Kaufmann WK, Smart RC, Sancar A (2011)
    Control of skin cancer by the circadian rhythm.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108(46), 18790-5

  63. Liu Z, Tan C, Guo X, Kao YT, Li J, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2011)
    Dynamics and mechanism of cyclobutane pyrimidine dimer repair by DNA photolyase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108(36), 14831-6

  64. Ye R, Selby CP, Ozturk N, Annayev Y, Sancar A (2011)
    Biochemical analysis of the canonical model for the mammalian circadian clock.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 286(29), 25891-902

  65. Lee JH, Sancar A (2011)
    Regulation of apoptosis by the circadian clock through NF-kappaB signaling.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108(29), 12036-41

  66. Lee JH, Sancar A (2011)
    Circadian clock disruption improves the efficacy of chemotherapy through p73-mediated apoptosis.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108(26), 10668-72

  67. Kemp MG, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2011)
    The DNA damage response kinases DNA-dependent protein kinase (DNA-PK) and ataxia telangiectasia mutated (ATM) Are stimulated by bulky adduct-containing DNA.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 286(22), 19237-46

  68. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2011)
    Tethering DNA damage checkpoint mediator proteins topoisomerase IIbeta-binding protein 1 (TopBP1) and Claspin to DNA activates ataxia-telangiectasia mutated and RAD3-related (ATR) phosphorylation of checkpoint kinase 1 (Chk1).
    The Journal of biological chemistry 286(22), 19229-36

  69. Kang TH, Reardon JT, Sancar A (2011)
    Regulation of nucleotide excision repair activity by transcriptional and post-transcriptional control of the XPA protein.
    Nucleic acids research 39(8), 3176-87

  70. Gaddameedhi S, Sancar A (2011)
    Melanoma and DNA damage from a distance (farstander effect).
    Pigment cell & melanoma research 24(1), 3-4

  71. Ozturk N, Selby CP, Annayev Y, Zhong D, Sancar A (2011)
    Reaction mechanism of Drosophila cryptochrome.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108(2), 516-21

  72. Yilmaz S, Sancar A, Kemp MG (2011)
    Multiple ATR-Chk1 pathway proteins preferentially associate with checkpoint-inducing DNA substrates.
    PloS one 6(7), e22986

  73. Li J, Liu Z, Tan C, Guo X, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2010)
    Dynamics and mechanism of repair of ultraviolet-induced (6-4) photoproduct by photolyase.
    Nature 466(7308), 887-890

  74. Choi JH, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kemp M, Mason AC, Wold MS, Sancar A (2010)
    Reconstitution of RPA-covered single-stranded DNA-activated ATR-Chk1 signaling.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(31), 13660-5

  75. Sancar A, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Kang TH, Reardon JT, Lee JH, Ozturk N (2010)
    Circadian clock control of the cellular response to DNA damage.
    FEBS letters 584(12), 2618-25

  76. Gaddameedhi S, Kemp MG, Reardon JT, Shields JM, Smith-Roe SL, Kaufmann WK, Sancar A (2010)
    Similar nucleotide excision repair capacity in melanocytes and melanoma cells.
    Cancer research 70(12), 4922-30

  77. Kemp MG, Akan Z, Yilmaz S, Grillo M, Smith-Roe SL, Kang TH, Cordeiro-Stone M, Kaufmann WK, Abraham RT, Sancar A, Unsal-Kaçmaz K (2010)
    Tipin-replication protein A interaction mediates Chk1 phosphorylation by ATR in response to genotoxic stress.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 285(22), 16562-71

  78. Kang TH, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Reardon JT, Sancar A (2010)
    Circadian control of XPA and excision repair of cisplatin-DNA damage by cryptochrome and HERC2 ubiquitin ligase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(11), 4890-5

  79. Liu Y, Fang Y, Shao H, Lindsey-Boltz L, Sancar A, Modrich P (2010)
    Interactions of human mismatch repair proteins MutSalpha and MutLalpha with proteins of the ATR-Chk1 pathway.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 285(8), 5974-82

  80. Chang CW, Guo L, Kao YT, Li J, Tan C, Li T, Saxena C, Liu Z, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2010)
    Ultrafast solvation dynamics at binding and active sites of photolyases.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(7), 2914-9

  81. Kemp MG, Mason AC, Carreira A, Reardon JT, Haring SJ, Borgstahl GE, Kowalczykowski SC, Sancar A, Wold MS (2010)
    An alternative form of replication protein a expressed in normal human tissues supports DNA repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 285(7), 4788-97

  82. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Serçin O, Choi JH, Sancar A (2009)
    Reconstitution of human claspin-mediated phosphorylation of Chk1 by the ATR (ataxia telangiectasia-mutated and rad3-related) checkpoint kinase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 284(48), 33107-14

  83. Ozturk N, Selby CP, Song SH, Ye R, Tan C, Kao YT, Zhong D, Sancar A (2009)
    Comparative photochemistry of animal type 1 and type 4 cryptochromes.
    Biochemistry 48(36), 8585-93

  84. Kemp M, Sancar A (2009)
    DNA distress: just ring 9-1-1.
    Current biology : CB 19(17), R733-4

  85. Li L, Perdigao J, Pegg AE, Lao Y, Hecht SS, Lindgren BR, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Wattenberg EV, Peterson LA (2009)
    The influence of repair pathways on the cytotoxicity and mutagenicity induced by the pyridyloxobutylation pathway of tobacco-specific nitrosamines.
    Chemical research in toxicology 22(8), 1464-72

  86. Kang TH, Sancar A (2009)
    Circadian regulation of DNA excision repair: implications for chrono-chemotherapy.
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 8(11), 1665-7

  87. Balakrishnan L, Brandt PD, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A, Bambara RA (2009)
    Long patch base excision repair proceeds via coordinated stimulation of the multienzyme DNA repair complex.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 284(22), 15158-72

  88. Choi JH, Sancar A, Lindsey-Boltz LA (2009)
    The human ATR-mediated DNA damage checkpoint in a reconstituted system.
    Methods (San Diego, Calif.) 48(1), 3-7

  89. Choi JH, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2009)
    Cooperative activation of the ATR checkpoint kinase by TopBP1 and damaged DNA.
    Nucleic acids research 37(5), 1501-9

  90. Ozturk N, Lee JH, Gaddameedhi S, Sancar A (2009)
    Loss of cryptochrome reduces cancer risk in p53 mutant mice.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106(8), 2841-6

  91. Kang TH, Reardon JT, Kemp M, Sancar A (2009)
    Circadian oscillation of nucleotide excision repair in mammalian brain.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106(8), 2864-7

  92. Sancar A (2008)
    Structure and function of photolyase and in vivo enzymology: 50th anniversary.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 283(47), 32153-7

  93. Kao YT, Saxena C, He TF, Guo L, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2008)
    Ultrafast dynamics of flavins in five redox states.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society 130(39), 13132-9

  94. Oztürk N, Kao YT, Selby CP, Kavakli IH, Partch CL, Zhong D, Sancar A (2008)
    Purification and characterization of a type III photolyase from Caulobacter crescentus.
    Biochemistry 47(39), 10255-61

  95. Wisor JP, Pasumarthi RK, Gerashchenko D, Thompson CL, Pathak S, Sancar A, Franken P, Lein ES, Kilduff TS (2008)
    Sleep deprivation effects on circadian clock gene expression in the cerebral cortex parallel electroencephalographic differences among mouse strains.
    The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience 28(28), 7193-201

  96. Lovejoy KS, Todd RC, Zhang S, McCormick MS, D'Aquino JA, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Giacomini KM, Lippard SJ (2008)
    cis-Diammine(pyridine)chloroplatinum(II), a monofunctional platinum(II) antitumor agent: Uptake, structure, function, and prospects.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 105(26), 8902-7

  97. Kao YT, Tan C, Song SH, Oztürk N, Li J, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2008)
    Ultrafast dynamics and anionic active states of the flavin cofactor in cryptochrome and photolyase.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society 130(24), 7695-701

  98. Oztürk N, Song SH, Selby CP, Sancar A (2008)
    Animal type 1 cryptochromes. Analysis of the redox state of the flavin cofactor by site-directed mutagenesis.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 283(6), 3256-63

  99. Sancar A (2008)
    The intelligent clock and the Rube Goldberg clock.
    Nature structural & molecular biology 15(1), 23-4

  100. Kesseler KJ, Kaufmann WK, Reardon JT, Elston TC, Sancar A (2007)
    A mathematical model for human nucleotide excision repair: damage recognition by random order assembly and kinetic proofreading.
    Journal of theoretical biology 249(2), 361-75

  101. Choi JH, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2007)
    Reconstitution of a human ATR-mediated checkpoint response to damaged DNA.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104(33), 13301-6

  102. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2007)
    RNA polymerase: the most specific damage recognition protein in cellular responses to DNA damage?
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104(33), 13213-4

  103. Song SH, Oztürk N, Denaro TR, Arat NO, Kao YT, Zhu H, Zhong D, Reppert SM, Sancar A (2007)
    Formation and function of flavin anion radical in cryptochrome 1 blue-light photoreceptor of monarch butterfly.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 282(24), 17608-12

  104. Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Chastain PD, Qu PP, Minoo P, Cordeiro-Stone M, Sancar A, Kaufmann WK (2007)
    The human Tim/Tipin complex coordinates an Intra-S checkpoint response to UV that slows replication fork displacement.
    Molecular and cellular biology 27(8), 3131-42

  105. Heffernan TP, Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Heinloth AN, Simpson DA, Paules RS, Sancar A, Cordeiro-Stone M, Kaufmann WK (2007)
    Cdc7-Dbf4 and the human S checkpoint response to UVC.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 282(13), 9458-68

  106. Sokolova O, Cecala C, Gopal A, Cortazar F, McDowell-Buchanan C, Sancar A, Gindt YM, Schelvis JP (2007)
    Resonance Raman spectroscopic investigation of the light-harvesting chromophore in escherichia coli photolyase and Vibrio cholerae cryptochrome-1.
    Biochemistry 46(12), 3673-81

  107. Oztürk N, Song SH, Ozgür S, Selby CP, Morrison L, Partch C, Zhong D, Sancar A (2007)
    Structure and function of animal cryptochromes.
    Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology 72 119-31

  108. Kao YT, Saxena C, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2007)
    Femtochemistry in enzyme catalysis: DNA photolyase.
    Cell biochemistry and biophysics 48(1), 32-44

  109. Selby CP, Sancar A (2006)
    A cryptochrome/photolyase class of enzymes with single-stranded DNA-specific photolyase activity.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103(47), 17696-700

  110. Roberts RB, Thompson CL, Lee D, Mankinen RW, Sancar A, Threadgill DW (2006)
    Wildtype epidermal growth factor receptor (Egfr) is not required for daily locomotor or masking behavior in mice.
    Journal of circadian rhythms 4 15

  111. Ozgür S, Sancar A (2006)
    Analysis of autophosphorylating kinase activities of Arabidopsis and human cryptochromes.
    Biochemistry 45(44), 13369-74

  112. Wang W, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A, Bambara RA (2006)
    Mechanism of stimulation of human DNA ligase I by the Rad9-rad1-Hus1 checkpoint complex.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 281(30), 20865-72

  113. Partch CL, Shields KF, Thompson CL, Selby CP, Sancar A (2006)
    Posttranslational regulation of the mammalian circadian clock by cryptochrome and protein phosphatase 5.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103(27), 10467-72

  114. Reardon JT, Cheng Y, Sancar A (2006)
    Repair of DNA-protein cross-links in mammalian cells.
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 5(13), 1366-70

  115. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2006)
    Repair of DNA-polypeptide crosslinks by human excision nuclease.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103(11), 4056-61

  116. Jiang G, Sancar A (2006)
    Recruitment of DNA damage checkpoint proteins to damage in transcribed and nontranscribed sequences.
    Molecular and cellular biology 26(1), 39-49

  117. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2006)
    Purification and characterization of Escherichia coli and human nucleotide excision repair enzyme systems.
    Methods in enzymology 408 189-213

  118. Sancar GB, Sancar A (2006)
    Purification and characterization of DNA photolyases.
    Methods in enzymology 408 121-56

  119. Kao YT, Saxena C, Wang L, Sancar A, Zhong D (2005)
    Direct observation of thymine dimer repair in DNA by photolyase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 102(45), 16128-32

  120. Kulaksiz G, Reardon JT, Sancar A (2005)
    Xeroderma pigmentosum complementation group E protein (XPE/DDB2): purification of various complexes of XPE and analyses of their damaged DNA binding and putative DNA repair properties.
    Molecular and cellular biology 25(22), 9784-92

  121. Partch CL, Sancar A (2005)
    Photochemistry and photobiology of cryptochrome blue-light photopigments: the search for a photocycle.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 81(6), 1291-304

  122. DeRosa MC, Sancar A, Barton JK (2005)
    Electrically monitoring DNA repair by photolyase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 102(31), 10788-92

  123. Gauger MA, Sancar A (2005)
    Cryptochrome, circadian cycle, cell cycle checkpoints, and cancer.
    Cancer research 65(15), 6828-34

  124. Saxena C, Wang H, Kavakli IH, Sancar A, Zhong D (2005)
    Ultrafast dynamics of resonance energy transfer in cryptochrome.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society 127(22), 7984-5

  125. Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Mullen TE, Kaufmann WK, Sancar A (2005)
    Coupling of human circadian and cell cycles by the timeless protein.
    Molecular and cellular biology 25(8), 3109-16

  126. Partch CL, Clarkson MW, Ozgür S, Lee AL, Sancar A (2005)
    Role of structural plasticity in signal transduction by the cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptor.
    Biochemistry 44(10), 3795-805

  127. Hutsell SQ, Sancar A (2005)
    Nucleotide excision repair, oxidative damage, DNA sequence polymorphisms, and cancer treatment.
    Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 11(4), 1355-7

  128. Wang H, Saxena C, Quan D, Sancar A, Zhong D (2005)
    Femtosecond dynamics of flavin cofactor in DNA photolyase: radical reduction, local solvation, and charge recombination.
    The journal of physical chemistry. B 109(4), 1329-33

  129. Partch CL, Sancar A (2005)
    Cryptochromes and circadian photoreception in animals.
    Methods in enzymology 393 726-45

  130. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2005)
    Nucleotide excision repair.
    Progress in nucleic acid research and molecular biology 79 183-235

  131. Kavakli IH, Sancar A (2004)
    Analysis of the role of intraprotein electron transfer in photoreactivation by DNA photolyase in vivo.
    Biochemistry 43(48), 15103-10

  132. Thompson CL, Selby CP, Van Gelder RN, Blaner WS, Lee J, Quadro L, Lai K, Gottesman ME, Sancar A (2004)
    Effect of vitamin A depletion on nonvisual phototransduction pathways in cryptochromeless mice.
    Journal of biological rhythms 19(6), 504-17

  133. Wang W, Brandt P, Rossi ML, Lindsey-Boltz L, Podust V, Fanning E, Sancar A, Bambara RA (2004)
    The human Rad9-Rad1-Hus1 checkpoint complex stimulates flap endonuclease 1.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101(48), 16762-7

  134. Sar F, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Subramanian D, Croteau DL, Hutsell SQ, Griffith JD, Sancar A (2004)
    Human claspin is a ring-shaped DNA-binding protein with high affinity to branched DNA structures.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 279(38), 39289-95

  135. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Wauson EM, Graves LM, Sancar A (2004)
    The human Rad9 checkpoint protein stimulates the carbamoyl phosphate synthetase activity of the multifunctional protein CAD.
    Nucleic acids research 32(15), 4524-30

  136. Sancar A (2004)
    Regulation of the mammalian circadian clock by cryptochrome.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 279(33), 34079-82

  137. Thompson CL, Selby CP, Partch CL, Plante DT, Thresher RJ, Araujo F, Sancar A (2004)
    Further evidence for the role of cryptochromes in retinohypothalamic photoreception/phototransduction.
    Brain research. Molecular brain research 122(2), 158-66

  138. Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Sancar A (2004)
    Quaternary structure of ATR and effects of ATRIP and replication protein A on its DNA binding and kinase activities.
    Molecular and cellular biology 24(3), 1292-300

  139. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2004)
    Thermodynamic cooperativity and kinetic proofreading in DNA damage recognition and repair.
    Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 3(2), 141-4

  140. Sancar A (2004)
    Photolyase and cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptors.
    Advances in protein chemistry 69 73-100

  141. Sancar A, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Linn S (2004)
    Molecular mechanisms of mammalian DNA repair and the DNA damage checkpoints.
    Annual review of biochemistry 73 39-85

  142. Sancar A, Reardon JT (2004)
    Nucleotide excision repair in E. coli and man.
    Advances in protein chemistry 69 43-71

  143. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2003)
    Recognition and repair of the cyclobutane thymine dimer, a major cause of skin cancers, by the human excision nuclease.
    Genes & development 17(20), 2539-51

  144. Worthington EN, Kavakli IH, Berrocal-Tito G, Bondo BE, Sancar A (2003)
    Purification and characterization of three members of the photolyase/cryptochrome family blue-light photoreceptors from Vibrio cholerae.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 278(40), 39143-54

  145. Thompson CL, Bowes Rickman C, Shaw SJ, Ebright JN, Kelly U, Sancar A, Rickman DW (2003)
    Expression of the blue-light receptor cryptochrome in the human retina.
    Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 44(10), 4515-21

  146. Oğrünç M, Sancar A (2003)
    Identification and characterization of human MUS81-MMS4 structure-specific endonuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 278(24), 21715-20

  147. Wang D, Hara R, Singh G, Sancar A, Lippard SJ (2003)
    Nucleotide excision repair from site-specifically platinum-modified nucleosomes.
    Biochemistry 42(22), 6747-53

  148. Sancar A (2003)
    Structure and function of DNA photolyase and cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptors.
    Chemical reviews 103(6), 2203-37

  149. Hara R, Sancar A (2003)
    Effect of damage type on stimulation of human excision nuclease by SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling factor.
    Molecular and cellular biology 23(12), 4121-5

  150. Ozgur S, Sancar A (2003)
    Purification and properties of human blue-light photoreceptor cryptochrome 2.
    Biochemistry 42(10), 2926-32

  151. Bermudez VP, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Cesare AJ, Maniwa Y, Griffith JD, Hurwitz J, Sancar A (2003)
    Loading of the human 9-1-1 checkpoint complex onto DNA by the checkpoint clamp loader hRad17-replication factor C complex in vitro.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 100(4), 1633-8

  152. Selby CP, Sancar A (2003)
    Characterization of transcription-repair coupling factors in E. coli and humans.
    Methods in enzymology 371 300-24

  153. Van Gelder RN, Sancar A (2003)
    Cryptochromes and inner retinal non-visual irradiance detection.
    Novartis Foundation symposium 253 31-42; discussion 42-55, 102-9, 281-4

  154. Wisor JP, O'Hara BF, Terao A, Selby CP, Kilduff TS, Sancar A, Edgar DM, Franken P (2002)
    A role for cryptochromes in sleep regulation.
    BMC neuroscience 3 20

  155. Thompson CL, Sancar A (2002)
    Photolyase/cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptors use photon energy to repair DNA and reset the circadian clock.
    Oncogene 21(58), 9043-56

  156. Kavakli IH, Sancar A (2002)
    Circadian photoreception in humans and mice.
    Molecular interventions 2(8), 484-92

  157. Hara R, Sancar A (2002)
    The SWI/SNF chromatin-remodeling factor stimulates repair by human excision nuclease in the mononucleosome core particle.
    Molecular and cellular biology 22(19), 6779-87

  158. Reardon JT, Sancar A (2002)
    Molecular anatomy of the human excision nuclease assembled at sites of DNA damage.
    Molecular and cellular biology 22(16), 5938-45

  159. Van Gelder RN, Gibler TM, Tu D, Embry K, Selby CP, Thompson CL, Sancar A (2002)
    Pleiotropic effects of cryptochromes 1 and 2 on free-running and light-entrained murine circadian rhythms.
    Journal of neurogenetics 16(3), 181-203

  160. Unsal-Kaçmaz K, Makhov AM, Griffith JD, Sancar A (2002)
    Preferential binding of ATR protein to UV-damaged DNA.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 99(10), 6673-8

  161. Cermakian N, Pando MP, Thompson CL, Pinchak AB, Selby CP, Gutierrez L, Wells DE, Cahill GM, Sancar A, Sassone-Corsi P (2002)
    Light induction of a vertebrate clock gene involves signaling through blue-light receptors and MAP kinases.
    Current biology : CB 12(10), 844-8

  162. Griffith JD, Lindsey-Boltz LA, Sancar A (2002)
    Structures of the human Rad17-replication factor C and checkpoint Rad 9-1-1 complexes visualized by glycerol spray/low voltage microscopy.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 277(18), 15233-6

  163. Wakasugi M, Kawashima A, Morioka H, Linn S, Sancar A, Mori T, Nikaido O, Matsunaga T (2002)
    DDB accumulates at DNA damage sites immediately after UV irradiation and directly stimulates nucleotide excision repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 277(3), 1637-40

  164. George JW, Salazar EP, Vreeswijk MP, Lamerdin JE, Reardon JT, Zdzienicka MZ, Sancar A, Kadkhodayan S, Tebbs RS, Mullenders LH, Thompson LH (2001)
    Restoration of nucleotide excision repair in a helicase-deficient XPD mutant from intragenic suppression by a trichothiodystrophy mutation.
    Molecular and cellular biology 21(21), 7355-65

  165. Lindsey-Boltz LA, Bermudez VP, Hurwitz J, Sancar A (2001)
    Purification and characterization of human DNA damage checkpoint Rad complexes.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 98(20), 11236-41

  166. Thompson CL, Blaner WS, Van Gelder RN, Lai K, Quadro L, Colantuoni V, Gottesman ME, Sancar A (2001)
    Preservation of light signaling to the suprachiasmatic nucleus in vitamin A-deficient mice.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 98(20), 11708-13

  167. Branum ME, Reardon JT, Sancar A (2001)
    DNA repair excision nuclease attacks undamaged DNA. A potential source of spontaneous mutations.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 276(27), 25421-6

  168. Selby CP, Thompson C, Schmitz TM, Van Gelder RN, Sancar A (2000)
    Functional redundancy of cryptochromes and classical photoreceptors for nonvisual ocular photoreception in mice.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 97(26), 14697-702

  169. Hara R, Mo J, Sancar A (2000)
    DNA damage in the nucleosome core is refractory to repair by human excision nuclease.
    Molecular and cellular biology 20(24), 9173-81

  170. Shibutani S, Reardon JT, Suzuki N, Sancar A (2000)
    Excision of tamoxifen-DNA adducts by the human nucleotide excision repair system.
    Cancer research 60(10), 2607-10

  171. Mu D, Bessho T, Nechev LV, Chen DJ, Harris TM, Hearst JE, Sancar A (2000)
    DNA interstrand cross-links induce futile repair synthesis in mammalian cell extracts.
    Molecular and cellular biology 20(7), 2446-54

  172. Bessho T, Sancar A (2000)
    Human DNA damage checkpoint protein hRAD9 is a 3' to 5' exonuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 275(11), 7451-4

  173. Sancar A (2000)
    Cryptochrome: the second photoactive pigment in the eye and its role in circadian photoreception.
    Annual review of biochemistry 69 31-67

  174. Sancar A, Thompson C, Thresher RJ, Araujo F, Mo J, Ozgur S, Vagas E, Dawut L, Selby CP (2000)
    Photolyase/cryptochrome family blue-light photoreceptors use light energy to repair DNA or set the circadian clock.
    Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology 65 157-71

  175. Kay CW, Feicht R, Schulz K, Sadewater P, Sancar A, Bacher A, Möbius K, Richter G, Weber S (1999)
    EPR, ENDOR, and TRIPLE resonance spectroscopy on the neutral flavin radical in Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 38(51), 16740-8

  176. Vitaterna MH, Selby CP, Todo T, Niwa H, Thompson C, Fruechte EM, Hitomi K, Thresher RJ, Ishikawa T, Miyazaki J, Takahashi JS, Sancar A (1999)
    Differential regulation of mammalian period genes and circadian rhythmicity by cryptochromes 1 and 2.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 96(21), 12114-9

  177. Hara R, Selby CP, Liu M, Price DH, Sancar A (1999)
    Human transcription release factor 2 dissociates RNA polymerases I and II stalled at a cyclobutane thymine dimer.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 274(35), 24779-86

  178. Miyamoto Y, Sancar A (1999)
    Circadian regulation of cryptochrome genes in the mouse.
    Brain research. Molecular brain research 71(2), 238-43

  179. Reardon JT, Vaisman A, Chaney SG, Sancar A (1999)
    Efficient nucleotide excision repair of cisplatin, oxaliplatin, and Bis-aceto-ammine-dichloro-cyclohexylamine-platinum(IV) (JM216) platinum intrastrand DNA diadducts.
    Cancer research 59(16), 3968-71

  180. Wakasugi M, Sancar A (1999)
    Order of assembly of human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 274(26), 18759-68

  181. Gindt YM, Vollenbroek E, Westphal K, Sackett H, Sancar A, Babcock GT (1999)
    Origin of the transient electron paramagnetic resonance signals in DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 38(13), 3857-66

  182. Sancar A (1999)
    Excision repair invades the territory of mismatch repair.
    Nature genetics 21(3), 247-9

  183. Petit C, Sancar A (1999)
    Nucleotide excision repair: from E. coli to man.
    Biochimie 81(1-2), 15-25

  184. Selby CP, Sancar A (1999)
    A third member of the photolyase/blue-light photoreceptor family in Drosophila: a putative circadian photoreceptor.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 69(1), 105-7

  185. Thresher RJ, Vitaterna MH, Miyamoto Y, Kazantsev A, Hsu DS, Petit C, Selby CP, Dawut L, Smithies O, Takahashi JS, Sancar A (1998)
    Role of mouse cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptor in circadian photoresponses.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 282(5393), 1490-4

  186. Ogrünç M, Becker DF, Ragsdale SW, Sancar A (1998)
    Nucleotide excision repair in the third kingdom.
    Journal of bacteriology 180(21), 5796-8

  187. Khan SG, Levy HL, Legerski R, Quackenbush E, Reardon JT, Emmert S, Sancar A, Li L, Schneider TD, Cleaver JE, Kraemer KH (1998)
    Xeroderma pigmentosum group C splice mutation associated with autism and hypoglycinemia.
    The Journal of investigative dermatology 111(5), 791-6

  188. Wakasugi M, Sancar A (1998)
    Assembly, subunit composition, and footprint of human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 95(12), 6669-74

  189. Miyamoto Y, Sancar A (1998)
    Vitamin B2-based blue-light photoreceptors in the retinohypothalamic tract as the photoactive pigments for setting the circadian clock in mammals.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 95(11), 6097-102

  190. Kazantsev A, Bullock SK, Sancar A, Cordeiro-Stone M (1998)
    Generation and characterization of an immortal cell line of xeroderma pigmentosum group E.
    Mutation research 407(1), 55-65

  191. Zhao X, Liu J, Hsu DS, Zhao S, Taylor JS, Sancar A (1997)
    Reaction mechanism of (6-4) photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(51), 32580-90

  192. Bessho T, Mu D, Sancar A (1997)
    Initiation of DNA interstrand cross-link repair in humans: the nucleotide excision repair system makes dual incisions 5' to the cross-linked base and removes a 22- to 28-nucleotide-long damage-free strand.
    Molecular and cellular biology 17(12), 6822-30

  193. Mu D, Wakasugi M, Hsu DS, Sancar A (1997)
    Characterization of reaction intermediates of human excision repair nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(46), 28971-9

  194. Zhao S, Sancar A (1997)
    Human blue-light photoreceptor hCRY2 specifically interacts with protein serine/threonine phosphatase 5 and modulates its activity.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 66(5), 727-31

  195. Selby CP, Sancar A (1997)
    Cockayne syndrome group B protein enhances elongation by RNA polymerase II.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 94(21), 11205-9

  196. Reardon JT, Bessho T, Kung HC, Bolton PH, Sancar A (1997)
    In vitro repair of oxidative DNA damage by human nucleotide excision repair system: possible explanation for neurodegeneration in xeroderma pigmentosum patients.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 94(17), 9463-8

  197. Wakasugi M, Reardon JT, Sancar A (1997)
    The non-catalytic function of XPG protein during dual incision in human nucleotide excision repair.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(25), 16030-4

  198. Perelman B, Dafni N, Naiman T, Eli D, Yaakov M, Feng TL, Sinha S, Weber G, Khodaei S, Sancar A, Dotan I, Canaani D (1997)
    Molecular cloning of a novel human gene encoding a 63-kDa protein and its sublocalization within the 11q13 locus.
    Genomics 41(3), 397-405

  199. Mu D, Sancar A (1997)
    Model for XPC-independent transcription-coupled repair of pyrimidine dimers in humans.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(12), 7570-3

  200. Reardon JT, Thompson LH, Sancar A (1997)
    Rodent UV-sensitive mutant cell lines in complementation groups 6-10 have normal general excision repair activity.
    Nucleic acids research 25(5), 1015-21

  201. Selby CP, Drapkin R, Reinberg D, Sancar A (1997)
    RNA polymerase II stalled at a thymine dimer: footprint and effect on excision repair.
    Nucleic acids research 25(4), 787-93

  202. Bessho T, Sancar A, Thompson LH, Thelen MP (1997)
    Reconstitution of human excision nuclease with recombinant XPF-ERCC1 complex.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(6), 3833-7

  203. Mu D, Tursun M, Duckett DR, Drummond JT, Modrich P, Sancar A (1997)
    Recognition and repair of compound DNA lesions (base damage and mismatch) by human mismatch repair and excision repair systems.
    Molecular and cellular biology 17(2), 760-9

  204. Selby CP, Sancar A (1997)
    Human transcription-repair coupling factor CSB/ERCC6 is a DNA-stimulated ATPase but is not a helicase and does not disrupt the ternary transcription complex of stalled RNA polymerase II.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 272(3), 1885-90

  205. Mu D, Sancar A (1997)
    DNA excision repair assays.
    Progress in nucleic acid research and molecular biology 56 63-81

  206. Hsu DS, Zhao X, Zhao S, Kazantsev A, Wang RP, Todo T, Wei YF, Sancar A (1996)
    Putative human blue-light photoreceptors hCRY1 and hCRY2 are flavoproteins.
    Biochemistry 35(44), 13871-7

  207. Brookman KW, Lamerdin JE, Thelen MP, Hwang M, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Zhou ZQ, Walter CA, Parris CN, Thompson LH (1996)
    ERCC4 (XPF) encodes a human nucleotide excision repair protein with eukaryotic recombination homologs.
    Molecular and cellular biology 16(11), 6553-62

  208. Chaney SG, Sancar A (1996)
    DNA repair: enzymatic mechanisms and relevance to drug response.
    Journal of the National Cancer Institute 88(19), 1346-60

  209. Reardon JT, Mu D, Sancar A (1996)
    Overproduction, purification, and characterization of the XPC subunit of the human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 271(32), 19451-6

  210. Zamble DB, Mu D, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Lippard SJ (1996)
    Repair of cisplatin--DNA adducts by the mammalian excision nuclease.
    Biochemistry 35(31), 10004-13

  211. Duckett DR, Drummond JT, Murchie AI, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Lilley DM, Modrich P (1996)
    Human MutSalpha recognizes damaged DNA base pairs containing O6-methylguanine, O4-methylthymine, or the cisplatin-d(GpG) adduct.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 93(13), 6443-7

  212. Reardon JT, Ge H, Gibbs E, Sancar A, Hurwitz J, Pan ZQ (1996)
    Isolation and characterization of two human transcription factor IIH (TFIIH)-related complexes: ERCC2/CAK and TFIIH.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 93(13), 6482-7

  213. Kim ST, Malhotra K, Ryo H, Sancar A, Todo T (1996)
    Purification and characterization of Drosophila melanogaster photolyase.
    Mutation research 363(2), 97-104

  214. Kazantsev A, Mu D, Nichols AF, Zhao X, Linn S, Sancar A (1996)
    Functional complementation of xeroderma pigmentosum complementation group E by replication protein A in an in vitro system.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 93(10), 5014-8

  215. Matsunaga T, Park CH, Bessho T, Mu D, Sancar A (1996)
    Replication protein A confers structure-specific endonuclease activities to the XPF-ERCC1 and XPG subunits of human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 271(19), 11047-50

  216. Sancar A (1996)
    No "End of History" for photolyases.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 272(5258), 48-9

  217. Mu D, Hsu DS, Sancar A (1996)
    Reaction mechanism of human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 271(14), 8285-94

  218. Kim ST, Malhotra K, Taylor JS, Sancar A (1996)
    Purification and partial characterization of (6-4) photoproduct DNA photolyase from Xenopus laevis.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 63(3), 292-5

  219. Sancar A (1996)
    DNA excision repair.
    Annual review of biochemistry 65 43-81

  220. Ozer Z, Reardon JT, Hsu DS, Malhotra K, Sancar A (1995)
    The other function of DNA photolyase: stimulation of excision repair of chemical damage to DNA.
    Biochemistry 34(49), 15886-9

  221. Kazantsev A, Sancar A (1995)
    Does the p53 up-regulated Gadd45 protein have a role in excision repair?
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 270(5238), 1003-4; author reply 1005-6

  222. Park CH, Bessho T, Matsunaga T, Sancar A (1995)
    Purification and characterization of the XPF-ERCC1 complex of human DNA repair excision nuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(39), 22657-60

  223. Pan ZQ, Reardon JT, Li L, Flores-Rozas H, Legerski R, Sancar A, Hurwitz J (1995)
    Inhibition of nucleotide excision repair by the cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p21.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(37), 22008-16

  224. Matsunaga T, Mu D, Park CH, Reardon JT, Sancar A (1995)
    Human DNA repair excision nuclease. Analysis of the roles of the subunits involved in dual incisions by using anti-XPG and anti-ERCC1 antibodies.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(35), 20862-9

  225. Sancar A (1995)
    Excision repair in mammalian cells.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(27), 15915-8

  226. Park HW, Kim ST, Sancar A, Deisenhofer J (1995)
    Crystal structure of DNA photolyase from Escherichia coli.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 268(5219), 1866-72

  227. Malhotra K, Kim ST, Batschauer A, Dawut L, Sancar A (1995)
    Putative blue-light photoreceptors from Arabidopsis thaliana and Sinapis alba with a high degree of sequence homology to DNA photolyase contain the two photolyase cofactors but lack DNA repair activity.
    Biochemistry 34(20), 6892-9

  228. Pan ZQ, Park CH, Amin AA, Hurwitz J, Sancar A (1995)
    Phosphorylated and unphosphorylated forms of human single-stranded DNA-binding protein are equally active in simian virus 40 DNA replication and in nucleotide excision repair.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 92(10), 4636-40

  229. Hsu DS, Kim ST, Sun Q, Sancar A (1995)
    Structure and function of the UvrB protein.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(14), 8319-27

  230. Selby CP, Sancar A (1995)
    Structure and function of transcription-repair coupling factor. II. Catalytic properties.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(9), 4890-5

  231. Selby CP, Sancar A (1995)
    Structure and function of transcription-repair coupling factor. I. Structural domains and binding properties.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(9), 4882-9

  232. Park CH, Mu D, Reardon JT, Sancar A (1995)
    The general transcription-repair factor TFIIH is recruited to the excision repair complex by the XPA protein independent of the TFIIE transcription factor.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(9), 4896-902

  233. Mu D, Park CH, Matsunaga T, Hsu DS, Reardon JT, Sancar A (1995)
    Reconstitution of human DNA repair excision nuclease in a highly defined system.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 270(6), 2415-8

  234. Kim ST, Sancar A (1995)
    Photorepair of nonadjacent pyrimidine dimers by DNA photolyase.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 61(2), 171-4

  235. Kim ST, Heelis PF, Sancar A (1995)
    Role of tryptophans in substrate binding and catalysis by DNA photolyase.
    Methods in enzymology 258 319-43

  236. Sancar A (1995)
    DNA repair in humans.
    Annual review of genetics 29 69-105

  237. Sancar A (1994)
    Mechanisms of DNA excision repair.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 266(5193), 1954-6

  238. Huang JC, Hsu DS, Kazantsev A, Sancar A (1994)
    Substrate spectrum of human excinuclease: repair of abasic sites, methylated bases, mismatches, and bulky adducts.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 91(25), 12213-7

  239. Mu D, Bertrand-Burggraf E, Huang JC, Fuchs RP, Sancar A, Fuchs BP (1994)
    Human and E.coli excinucleases are affected differently by the sequence context of acetylaminofluorene-guanine adduct.
    Nucleic acids research 22(23), 4869-71

  240. Huang JC, Zamble DB, Reardon JT, Lippard SJ, Sancar A (1994)
    HMG-domain proteins specifically inhibit the repair of the major DNA adduct of the anticancer drug cisplatin by human excision nuclease.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 91(22), 10394-8

  241. Hsu DS, Takahashi M, Delagoutte E, Bertrand-Burggraf E, Wang YH, Norden B, Fuchs RP, Griffith J, Sancar A (1994)
    Flow linear dichroism and electron microscopic analysis of protein-DNA complexes of a mutant UvrB protein that binds to but cannot kink DNA.
    Journal of molecular biology 241(5), 645-50

  242. Selby CP, Sancar A (1994)
    Mechanisms of transcription-repair coupling and mutation frequency decline.
    Microbiological reviews 58(3), 317-29

  243. Malhotra K, Kim ST, Sancar A (1994)
    Characterization of a medium wavelength type DNA photolyase: purification and properties of photolyase from Bacillus firmus.
    Biochemistry 33(29), 8712-8

  244. Huang JC, Sancar A (1994)
    Determination of minimum substrate size for human excinuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 269(29), 19034-40

  245. Thompson LH, Brookman KW, Weber CA, Salazar EP, Reardon JT, Sancar A, Deng Z, Siciliano MJ (1994)
    Molecular cloning of the human nucleotide-excision-repair gene ERCC4.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 91(15), 6855-9

  246. Park CH, Sancar A (1994)
    Formation of a ternary complex by human XPA, ERCC1, and ERCC4(XPF) excision repair proteins.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 91(11), 5017-21

  247. Drapkin R, Reardon JT, Ansari A, Huang JC, Zawel L, Ahn K, Sancar A, Reinberg D (1994)
    Dual role of TFIIH in DNA excision repair and in transcription by RNA polymerase II.
    Nature 368(6473), 769-72

  248. Drapkin R, Sancar A, Reinberg D (1994)
    Where transcription meets repair.
    Cell 77(1), 9-12

  249. Kim ST, Malhotra K, Smith CA, Taylor JS, Sancar A (1994)
    Characterization of (6-4) photoproduct DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 269(11), 8535-40

  250. Sancar A (1994)
    Structure and function of DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 33(1), 2-9

  251. Selby CP, Sancar A (1993)
    Transcription-repair coupling and mutation frequency decline.
    Journal of bacteriology 175(23), 7509-14

  252. Park CH, Sancar A (1993)
    Reconstitution of mammalian excision repair activity with mutant cell-free extracts and XPAC and ERCC1 proteins expressed in Escherichia coli.
    Nucleic acids research 21(22), 5110-6

  253. Reardon JT, Nichols AF, Keeney S, Smith CA, Taylor JS, Linn S, Sancar A (1993)
    Comparative analysis of binding of human damaged DNA-binding protein (XPE) and Escherichia coli damage recognition protein (UvrA) to the major ultraviolet photoproducts: T[c,s]T, T[t,s]T, T[6-4]T, and T[Dewar]T.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 268(28), 21301-8

  254. Kim ST, Sancar A, Essenmacher C, Babcock GT (1993)
    Time-resolved EPR studies with DNA photolyase: excited-state FADH0 abstracts an electron from Trp-306 to generate FADH-, the catalytically active form of the cofactor.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 90(17), 8023-7

  255. Kim ST, Malhotra K, Smith CA, Taylor JS, Sancar A (1993)
    DNA photolyase repairs the trans-syn cyclobutane thymine dimer.
    Biochemistry 32(28), 7065-8

  256. Park HW, Sancar A, Deisenhofer J (1993)
    Crystallization and preliminary crystallographic analysis of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    Journal of molecular biology 231(4), 1122-5

  257. Sastry SS, Spielmann HP, Hoang QS, Phillips AM, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1993)
    Laser-induced protein-DNA cross-links via psoralen furanside monoadducts.
    Biochemistry 32(21), 5526-38

  258. Li YF, Kim ST, Sancar A (1993)
    Evidence for lack of DNA photoreactivating enzyme in humans.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 90(10), 4389-93

  259. Svoboda DL, Smith CA, Taylor JS, Sancar A (1993)
    Effect of sequence, adduct type, and opposing lesions on the binding and repair of ultraviolet photodamage by DNA photolyase and (A)BC excinuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 268(14), 10694-700

  260. Sancar A, Tang MS (1993)
    Nucleotide excision repair.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 57(5), 905-21

  261. Kim ST, Sancar A (1993)
    Photochemistry, photophysics, and mechanism of pyrimidine dimer repair by DNA photolyase.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 57(5), 895-904

  262. Selby CP, Sancar A (1993)
    Molecular mechanism of transcription-repair coupling.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 260(5104), 53-8

  263. Sancar A, Hearst JE (1993)
    Molecular matchmakers.
    Science (New York, N.Y.) 259(5100), 1415-20

  264. Heelis PF, Kim ST, Okamura T, Sancar A (1993)
    The photo repair of pyrimidine dimers by DNA photolyase and model systems.
    Journal of photochemistry and photobiology. B, Biology 17(3), 219-28

  265. Svoboda DL, Taylor JS, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1993)
    DNA repair by eukaryotic nucleotide excision nuclease. Removal of thymine dimer and psoralen monoadduct by HeLa cell-free extract and of thymine dimer by Xenopus laevis oocytes.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 268(3), 1931-6

  266. Reardon JT, Thompson LH, Sancar A (1993)
    Excision repair in man and the molecular basis of xeroderma pigmentosum syndrome.
    Cold Spring Harbor symposia on quantitative biology 58 605-17

  267. Heelis PF, Sancar A, Okamura T (1992)
    Excited quartet states in DNA photolyase.
    Journal of photochemistry and photobiology. B, Biology 16(3-4), 387-90

  268. Kim ST, Heelis PF, Sancar A (1992)
    Energy transfer (deazaflavin-->FADH2) and electron transfer (FADH2-->T <> T) kinetics in Anacystis nidulans photolyase.
    Biochemistry 31(45), 11244-8

  269. Lin JJ, Phillips AM, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1992)
    Active site of (A)BC excinuclease. II. Binding, bending, and catalysis mutants of UvrB reveal a direct role in 3' and an indirect role in 5' incision.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 267(25), 17693-700

  270. Lin JJ, Sancar A (1992)
    Active site of (A)BC excinuclease. I. Evidence for 5' incision by UvrC through a catalytic site involving Asp399, Asp438, Asp466, and His538 residues.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 267(25), 17688-92

  271. Malhotra K, Kim ST, Walsh C, Sancar A (1992)
    Roles of FAD and 8-hydroxy-5-deazaflavin chromophores in photoreactivation by Anacystis nidulans DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 267(22), 15406-11

  272. Lin JJ, Sancar A (1992)
    (A)BC excinuclease: the Escherichia coli nucleotide excision repair enzyme.
    Molecular microbiology 6(16), 2219-24

  273. Heelis PF, Deeble DJ, Kim ST, Sancar A (1992)
    Splitting of cis-syn cyclobutane thymine-thymine dimers by radiolysis and its relevance to enzymatic photoreactivation.
    International journal of radiation biology 62(2), 137-43

  274. Shi Q, Thresher R, Sancar A, Griffith J (1992)
    Electron microscopic study of (A)BC excinuclease. DNA is sharply bent in the UvrB-DNA complex.
    Journal of molecular biology 226(2), 425-32

  275. Nichols AF, Sancar A (1992)
    Purification of PCNA as a nucleotide excision repair protein.
    Nucleic acids research 20(13), 2441-6

  276. Sibghat-Ullah, Sancar A (1992)
    In vitro characterization of repair synthesis initiated by T4 endonuclease V on a synthetic DNA substrate.
    Indian journal of biochemistry & biophysics 29(3), 227-30

  277. Huang JC, Svoboda DL, Reardon JT, Sancar A (1992)
    Human nucleotide excision nuclease removes thymine dimers from DNA by incising the 22nd phosphodiester bond 5' and the 6th phosphodiester bond 3' to the photodimer.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 89(8), 3664-8

  278. Malhotra K, Baer M, Li YF, Sancar GB, Sancar A (1992)
    Identification of chromophore binding domains of yeast DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 267(5), 2909-14

  279. Kim ST, Li YF, Sancar A (1992)
    The third chromophore of DNA photolyase: Trp-277 of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase repairs thymine dimers by direct electron transfer.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 89(3), 900-4

  280. Nichols AF, Schmidt WJ, Chaney SG, Sancar A (1992)
    Limitations of the in vitro repair synthesis assay for probing the role of DNA repair in platinum resistance.
    Chemico-biological interactions 81(3), 223-31

  281. Orren DK, Selby CP, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1992)
    Post-incision steps of nucleotide excision repair in Escherichia coli. Disassembly of the UvrBC-DNA complex by helicase II and DNA polymerase I.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 267(2), 780-8

  282. Selby CP, Witkin EM, Sancar A (1991)
    Escherichia coli mfd mutant deficient in "mutation frequency decline" lacks strand-specific repair: in vitro complementation with purified coupling factor.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 88(24), 11574-8

  283. Kim ST, Heelis PF, Okamura T, Hirata Y, Mataga N, Sancar A (1991)
    Determination of rates and yields of interchromophore (folate----flavin) energy transfer and intermolecular (flavin----DNA) electron transfer in Escherichia coli photolyase by time-resolved fluorescence and absorption spectroscopy.
    Biochemistry 30(47), 11262-70

  284. Li YF, Sancar A (1991)
    Cloning, sequencing, expression and characterization of DNA photolyase from Salmonella typhimurium.
    Nucleic acids research 19(18), 4885-90

  285. Selby CP, Sancar A (1991)
    Gene- and strand-specific repair in vitro: partial purification of a transcription-repair coupling factor.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 88(18), 8232-6

  286. Reardon JT, Spielmann P, Huang JC, Sastry S, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1991)
    Removal of psoralen monoadducts and crosslinks by human cell free extracts.
    Nucleic acids research 19(17), 4623-9

  287. Kim ST, Sancar A (1991)
    Effect of base, pentose, and phosphodiester backbone structures on binding and repair of pyrimidine dimers by Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 30(35), 8623-30

  288. Lin JJ, Sancar A (1991)
    The C-terminal half of UvrC protein is sufficient to reconstitute (A)BC excinuclease.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 88(15), 6824-8

  289. Li YF, Heelis PF, Sancar A (1991)
    Active site of DNA photolyase: tryptophan-306 is the intrinsic hydrogen atom donor essential for flavin radical photoreduction and DNA repair in vitro.
    Biochemistry 30(25), 6322-9

  290. Bertrand-Burggraf E, Selby CP, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1991)
    Identification of the different intermediates in the interaction of (A)BC excinuclease with its substrates by DNase I footprinting on two uniquely modified oligonucleotides.
    Journal of molecular biology 219(1), 27-36

  291. Myles GM, Sancar A (1991)
    Isolation and characterization of functional domains of UvrA.
    Biochemistry 30(16), 3834-40

  292. Selby CP, Sancar A (1991)
    Noncovalent drug-DNA binding interactions that inhibit and stimulate (A)BC excinuclease.
    Biochemistry 30(16), 3841-9

  293. Myles GM, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1991)
    Site-specific mutagenesis of conserved residues within Walker A and B sequences of Escherichia coli UvrA protein.
    Biochemistry 30(16), 3824-34

  294. Jones JC, Zhen WP, Reed E, Parker RJ, Sancar A, Bohr VA (1991)
    Gene-specific formation and repair of cisplatin intrastrand adducts and interstrand cross-links in Chinese hamster ovary cells.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 266(11), 7101-7

  295. Cheng S, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1991)
    RecA-dependent incision of psoralen-crosslinked DNA by (A)BC excinuclease.
    Nucleic acids research 19(3), 657-63

  296. Selby CP, Sancar A (1990)
    Transcription preferentially inhibits nucleotide excision repair of the template DNA strand in vitro.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 265(34), 21330-6

  297. Lin JJ, Sancar A (1990)
    Reconstitution of nucleotide excision nuclease with UvrA and UvrB proteins from Escherichia coli and UvrC protein from Bacillus subtilis.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 265(34), 21337-41

  298. Hamm-Alvarez S, Sancar A, Rajagopalan KV (1990)
    The folate cofactor of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase acts catalytically.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 265(30), 18656-62

  299. Orren DK, Sancar A (1990)
    Formation and enzymatic properties of the UvrB.DNA complex.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 265(26), 15796-803

  300. Sibghat-Ullah, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1990)
    The repair patch of E. coli (A)BC excinuclease.
    Nucleic acids research 18(17), 5051-3

  301. Selby CP, Sancar A (1990)
    Structure and function of the (A)BC excinuclease of Escherichia coli.
    Mutation research 236(2-3), 203-11

  302. Payne G, Sancar A (1990)
    Absolute action spectrum of E-FADH2 and E-FADH2-MTHF forms of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 29(33), 7715-27

  303. Sibghat-Ullah, Sancar A (1990)
    Substrate overlap and functional competition between human nucleotide excision repair and Escherichia coli photolyase and (a)BC excision nuclease.
    Biochemistry 29(24), 5711-8

  304. Payne G, Wills M, Walsh C, Sancar A (1990)
    Reconstitution of Escherichia coli photolyase with flavins and flavin analogues.
    Biochemistry 29(24), 5706-11

  305. Heelis PF, Okamura T, Sancar A (1990)
    Excited-state properties of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase in the picosecond to millisecond time scale.
    Biochemistry 29(24), 5694-8

  306. Li YF, Sancar A (1990)
    Active site of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase: mutations at Trp277 alter the selectivity of the enzyme without affecting the quantum yield of photorepair.
    Biochemistry 29(24), 5698-706

  307. Hamm-Alvarez SF, Sancar A, Rajagopalan KV (1990)
    The presence and distribution of reduced folates in Escherichia coli dihydrofolate reductase mutants.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 265(17), 9850-6

  308. Selby CP, Sancar A (1990)
    Molecular mechanisms of DNA repair inhibition by caffeine.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 87(9), 3522-5

  309. Page JD, Husain I, Sancar A, Chaney SG (1990)
    Effect of the diaminocyclohexane carrier ligand on platinum adduct formation, repair, and lethality.
    Biochemistry 29(4), 1016-24

  310. Selby CP, Sancar A (1990)
    Mechanisms of caffeine inhibition of DNA repair in E. coli.
    Progress in clinical and biological research 340A 179-93

  311. Payne NS, Sancar A (1989)
    The LexA protein does not bind specifically to the two SOS box-like sequences immediately 5' to the phr gene.
    Mutation research 218(3), 207-10

  312. Thomas DC, Okumoto DS, Sancar A, Bohr VA (1989)
    Preferential DNA repair of (6-4) photoproducts in the dihydrofolate reductase gene of Chinese hamster ovary cells.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 264(30), 18005-10

  313. Lin JJ, Sancar A (1989)
    A new mechanism for repairing oxidative damage to DNA: (A)BC excinuclease removes AP sites and thymine glycols from DNA.
    Biochemistry 28(20), 7979-84

  314. Navaratnam S, Myles GM, Strange RW, Sancar A (1989)
    Evidence from extended X-ray absorption fine structure and site-specific mutagenesis for zinc fingers in UvrA protein of Escherichia coli.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 264(27), 16067-71

  315. Kiener A, Husain I, Sancar A, Walsh C (1989)
    Purification and properties of Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 264(23), 13880-7

  316. Orren DK, Sancar A (1989)
    The (A)BC excinuclease of Escherichia coli has only the UvrB and UvrC subunits in the incision complex.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 86(14), 5237-41

  317. Myles GM, Sancar A (1989)
    DNA repair.
    Chemical research in toxicology 2(4), 197-226

  318. Sibghatullah, Husain I, Carlton W, Sancar A (1989)
    Human nucleotide excision repair in vitro: repair of pyrimidine dimers, psoralen and cisplatin adducts by HeLa cell-free extract.
    Nucleic acids research 17(12), 4471-84

  319. Hamm-Alvarez S, Sancar A, Rajagopalan KV (1989)
    Role of enzyme-bound 5,10-methenyltetrahydropteroylpolyglutamate in catalysis by Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 264(16), 9649-56

  320. Voigt JM, Van Houten B, Sancar A, Topal MD (1989)
    Repair of O6-methylguanine by ABC excinuclease of Escherichia coli in vitro.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 264(9), 5172-6

  321. Van Houten B, Gamper H, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1988)
    Analysis of sequential steps of nucleotide excision repair in Escherichia coli using synthetic substrates containing single psoralen adducts.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 263(32), 16553-60

  322. Cheng S, Van Houten B, Gamper HB, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1988)
    Use of psoralen-modified oligonucleotides to trap three-stranded RecA-DNA complexes and repair of these cross-linked complexes by ABC excinuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 263(29), 15110-7

  323. Selby CP, Sancar A (1988)
    ABC excinuclease incises both 5' and 3' to the CC-1065-DNA adduct and its incision activity is stimulated by DNA helicase II and DNA polymerase I.
    Biochemistry 27(19), 7184-8

  324. Husain I, Carrier WL, Regan JD, Sancar A (1988)
    Photoreactivation of killing in E. coli K-12 phr- cells is not caused by pyrimidine dimer reversal.
    Photochemistry and photobiology 48(2), 233-4

  325. Thomas DC, Morton AG, Bohr VA, Sancar A (1988)
    General method for quantifying base adducts in specific mammalian genes.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 85(11), 3723-7

  326. Johnson JL, Hamm-Alvarez S, Payne G, Sancar GB, Rajagopalan KV, Sancar A (1988)
    Identification of the second chromophore of Escherichia coli and yeast DNA photolyases as 5,10-methenyltetrahydrofolate.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 85(7), 2046-50

  327. Husain I, Griffith J, Sancar A (1988)
    Thymine dimers bend DNA.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 85(8), 2558-62

  328. Sancar A, Sancar GB (1988)
    DNA repair enzymes.
    Annual review of biochemistry 57 29-67

  329. Payne G, Heelis PF, Rohrs BR, Sancar A (1987)
    The active form of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase contains a fully reduced flavin and not a flavin radical, both in vivo and in vitro.
    Biochemistry 26(22), 7121-7

  330. Husain I, Sancar GB, Holbrook SR, Sancar A (1987)
    Mechanism of damage recognition by Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 262(27), 13188-97

  331. Van Houten B, Gamper H, Sancar A, Hearst JE (1987)
    DNase I footprint of ABC excinuclease.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 262(27), 13180-7

  332. Heelis PF, Payne G, Sancar A (1987)
    Photochemical properties of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase: selective photodecomposition of the second chromophore.
    Biochemistry 26(15), 4634-40

  333. Husain I, Sancar A (1987)
    Photoreactivation in phr mutants of Escherichia coli K-12.
    Journal of bacteriology 169(6), 2367-72

  334. Husain I, Sancar A (1987)
    Binding of E. coli DNA photolyase to a defined substrate containing a single T mean value of T dimer.
    Nucleic acids research 15(3), 1109-20

  335. Myles GM, Van Houten B, Sancar A (1987)
    Utilization of DNA photolyase, pyrimidine dimer endonucleases, and alkali hydrolysis in the analysis of aberrant ABC excinuclease incisions adjacent to UV-induced DNA photoproducts.
    Nucleic acids research 15(3), 1227-43

  336. Van Houten B, Sancar A (1987)
    Repair of N-methyl-N'-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine-induced DNA damage by ABC excinuclease.
    Journal of bacteriology 169(2), 540-5

  337. Jorns MS, Baldwin ET, Sancar GB, Sancar A (1987)
    Action mechanism of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase. II. Role of the chromophores in catalysis.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 262(1), 486-91

  338. Sancar GB, Jorns MS, Payne G, Fluke DJ, Rupert CS, Sancar A (1987)
    Action mechanism of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase. III. Photolysis of the enzyme-substrate complex and the absolute action spectrum.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 262(1), 492-8

  339. Sancar GB, Smith FW, Reid R, Payne G, Levy M, Sancar A (1987)
    Action mechanism of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase. I. Formation of the enzyme-substrate complex.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 262(1), 478-85

  340. Heelis PF, Sancar A (1986)
    Photochemical properties of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase: a flash photolysis study.
    Biochemistry 25(25), 8163-6

  341. Thomas DC, Kunkel TA, Casna NJ, Ford JP, Sancar A (1986)
    Activities and incision patterns of ABC excinuclease on modified DNA containing single-base mismatches and extrahelical bases.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 261(31), 14496-505

  342. Van Houten B, Gamper H, Holbrook SR, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1986)
    Action mechanism of ABC excision nuclease on a DNA substrate containing a psoralen crosslink at a defined position.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 83(21), 8077-81

  343. Van Houten B, Gamper H, Hearst JE, Sancar A (1986)
    Construction of DNA substrates modified with psoralen at a unique site and study of the action mechanism of ABC excinuclease on these uniformly modified substrates.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 261(30), 14135-41

  344. Doolittle RF, Johnson MS, Husain I, Van Houten B, Thomas DC, Sancar A (1986)
    Domainal evolution of a prokaryotic DNA repair protein and its relationship to active-transport proteins.
    Nature 323(6087), 451-3

  345. Mauldin SK, Richard FA, Plescia M, Wyrick SD, Sancar A, Chaney SG (1986)
    High-performance liquid chromatographic separation of platinum complexes containing the cis-1,2-diaminocyclohexane carrier ligand.
    Analytical biochemistry 157(1), 129-43

  346. Mauldin SK, Husain I, Sancar A, Chaney SG (1986)
    Effects of the bidentate malonate ligand on the utilization and cytotoxicity of platinum compounds in the L1210 cell line.
    Cancer research 46(6), 2876-82

  347. Husain I, Van Houten B, Thomas DC, Sancar A (1986)
    Sequences of Escherichia coli uvrA gene and protein reveal two potential ATP binding sites.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 261(11), 4895-901

  348. Arikan E, Kulkarni MS, Thomas DC, Sancar A (1986)
    Sequences of the E. coli uvrB gene and protein.
    Nucleic acids research 14(6), 2637-50

  349. Beck DJ, Popoff S, Sancar A, Rupp WD (1985)
    Reactions of the UVRABC excision nuclease with DNA damaged by diamminedichloroplatinum(II).
    Nucleic acids research 13(20), 7395-412

  350. Husain I, Van Houten B, Thomas DC, Abdel-Monem M, Sancar A (1985)
    Effect of DNA polymerase I and DNA helicase II on the turnover rate of UvrABC excision nuclease.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 82(20), 6774-8

  351. Brash DE, Franklin WA, Sancar GB, Sancar A, Haseltine WA (1985)
    Escherichia coli DNA photolyase reverses cyclobutane pyrimidine dimers but not pyrimidine-pyrimidone (6-4) photoproducts.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 260(21), 11438-41

  352. Husain I, Chaney SG, Sancar A (1985)
    Repair of cis-platinum-DNA adducts by ABC excinuclease in vivo and in vitro.
    Journal of bacteriology 163(3), 817-23

  353. Sancar A, Franklin KA, Sancar G, Tang MS (1985)
    Repair of psoralen and acetylaminofluorene DNA adducts by ABC excinuclease.
    Journal of molecular biology 184(4), 725-34

  354. Thomas DC, Levy M, Sancar A (1985)
    Amplification and purification of UvrA, UvrB, and UvrC proteins of Escherichia coli.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 260(17), 9875-83

  355. Jorns MS, Sancar GB, Sancar A (1985)
    Identification of oligothymidylates as new simple substrates for Escherichia coli DNA photolyase and their use in a rapid spectrophotometric enzyme assay.
    Biochemistry 24(8), 1856-61

  356. Sancar GB, Smith FW, Sancar A (1985)
    Binding of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase to UV-irradiated DNA.
    Biochemistry 24(8), 1849-55

  357. Sancar A, Franklin KA, Sancar GB (1984)
    Escherichia coli DNA photolyase stimulates uvrABC excision nuclease in vitro.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 81(23), 7397-401

  358. Markham BE, Harper JE, Mount DW, Sancar GB, Sancar A, Rupp WD, Kenyon CJ, Walker GC (1984)
    Analysis of mRNA synthesis following induction of the Escherichia coli SOS system.
    Journal of molecular biology 178(2), 237-48

  359. Sancar GB, Sancar A, Rupp WD (1984)
    Sequences of the E. coli uvrC gene and protein.
    Nucleic acids research 12(11), 4593-608

  360. Jorns MS, Sancar GB, Sancar A (1984)
    Identification of a neutral flavin radical and characterization of a second chromophore in Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    Biochemistry 23(12), 2673-9

  361. Sancar A, Smith FW, Sancar GB (1984)
    Purification of Escherichia coli DNA photolyase.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 259(9), 6028-32

  362. Sancar GB, Smith FW, Lorence MC, Rupert CS, Sancar A (1984)
    Sequences of the Escherichia coli photolyase gene and protein.
    The Journal of biological chemistry 259(9), 6033-8

  363. Sancar A, Sancar GB (1984)
    Escherichia coli DNA photolyase is a flavoprotein.
    Journal of molecular biology 172(2), 223-7

  364. Sancar GB, Smith FW, Sancar A (1983)
    Identification and amplification of the E. coli phr gene product.
    Nucleic acids research 11(19), 6667-78

  365. Schultz RA, Friedberg EC, Moses RE, Rupp WD, Sancar A, Sharma S (1983)
    Use of an Escherichia coli mutant strain permits measurement of single-stranded apurinic-apyrimidinic endonuclease in crude extracts: studies with untransformed cells and cells transformed with plasmids containing the uvrC gene.
    Journal of bacteriology 154(3), 1459-61

  366. Sancar A, Rupp WD (1983)
    A novel repair enzyme: UVRABC excision nuclease of Escherichia coli cuts a DNA strand on both sides of the damaged region.
    Cell 33(1), 249-60

  367. Rupp WD, Sancar A, Sancar GB (1982)
    Properties and regulation of the UVRABC endonuclease.
    Biochimie 64(8-9), 595-8

  368. Sancar A, Sancar GB, Rupp WD, Little JW, Mount DW (1982)
    LexA protein inhibits transcription of the E. coli uvrA gene in vitro.
    Nature 298(5869), 96-8

  369. Sancar GB, Sancar A, Little JW, Rupp WD (1982)
    The uvrB gene of Escherichia coli has both lexA-repressed and lexA-independent promoters.
    Cell 28(3), 523-30

  370. Uhlin BE, Volkert MR, Clark AJ, Sancar A, Rupp WD (1982)
    Nucleotide sequence of a recA operator mutation. LexA/operator-repressor binding/inducible repair.
    Molecular & general genetics : MGG 185(2), 251-4

  371. Kacinski BM, Sancar A, Rupp WD (1981)
    A general approach for purifying proteins encoded by cloned genes without using a functional assay: isolation of the uvrA gene product from radiolabeled maxicells.
    Nucleic acids research 9(18), 4495-508

  372. Sancar A, Kacinski BM, Mott DL, Rupp WD (1981)
    Identification of the uvrC gene product.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 78(9), 5450-4

  373. Sancar A, Williams KR, Chase JW, Rupp WD (1981)
    Sequences of the ssb gene and protein.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 78(7), 4274-8

  374. Sancar A, Clarke ND, Griswold J, Kennedy WJ, Rupp WD (1981)
    Identification of the uvrB gene product.
    Journal of molecular biology 148(1), 63-76

  375. Sancar A, Wharton RP, Seltzer S, Kacinski BM, Clarke ND, Rupp WD (1981)
    Identification of the uvrA gene product.
    Journal of molecular biology 148(1), 45-62

  376. Chase JW, Whittier RF, Auerbach J, Sancar A, Rupp WD (1980)
    Amplification of single-strand DNA binding protein in Escherichia coli.
    Nucleic acids research 8(14), 3215-27

  377. Sancar A, Stachelek C, Konigsberg W, Rupp WD (1980)
    Sequences of the recA gene and protein.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 77(5), 2611-5

  378. Sancar A, Rupp WD (1979)
    Cloning of uvrA, lexC and ssb genes of Escherichia coli.
    Biochemical and biophysical research communications 90(1), 123-9

  379. Sancar A, Rupp WD (1979)
    Physical map of the recA gene.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 76(7), 3144-8

  380. Sancar A, Rupert CS (1979)
    Penicillin selection of Escherichia coli deoxyribonucleic acid repair mutants.
    Journal of bacteriology 138(3), 779-82

  381. Sancar A, Hack AM, Rupp WD (1979)
    Simple method for identification of plasmid-coded proteins.
    Journal of bacteriology 137(1), 692-3

  382. Sancar A, Rupert CS (1978)
    Cloning of the phr gene and amplification of photolyase in Escherichia coli.
    Gene 4(4), 295-308

  383. Sancar A, Rupert CS (1978)
    Determination of plasmid molecular weights from ultraviolet sensitivities.
    Nature 272(5652), 471-2

  384. Sancar A, Derdiyok I (1971)
    [Endemic goiter in Mardin].
    Turk Tip Cemiyeti mecmuasi 37(2), 102-6