top of page


  • Von der Haar, T., Leadsham, J., Sauvadet, A., Tarrant, D., Adam, I., Saromi, K., Laun, P., Rinnerthaler, M., Breitenbach-Koller, H., Breitenbach, M., Tuite, M.F. and Gourlay, C.W. (2017) Opposing signals control translational accuracy to prevent accelerated loss of fitness in ageing yeast cells. Open Biology 7: pii: 160291.[doi: 10.1098/rsob.160291].


  • Sideri, T., Yashiroda, Y., Yoshida, M., Tuite, M.F. and Bähler, J. (2017). The copper transport-associated protein Ctr4 can form prion-like epigenetic determinants in Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Microbial Cell 4: 16 – 28. [doi: 10.15698/mic2017.01.552]


  • Ness, F., Cox, B.S., Wongwigkarn, J., Naeimi, W.R. and Tuite, M.F. (2017) Overexpression of the molecular chaperone Hsp104 results in malpartition of [PSI+] propagons.  Molecular Microbiology 104: 125-143. [doi: 10.1111/mmi.13617]


  • Speldewinde, S.H., Doronina, V.A., Tuite, M.F. & Grant, C.M. (2017). Disrupting the cortical actin cytoskeleton points to two distinct mechanisms of yeast [PSI+] prion formation. PLoS Genetics 13:e1006708 [doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006708].


  • Cox, B.S. and Tuite, M.F. (2017) The life of [PSI]. Current Genetics in press.


  • T. A. Eastwood, K. Baker, H. R. Brooker, S. Frank, and D. P. Mulvihill (2017) “An enhanced recombinant amino-terminal acetylation system and novel in vivo high-throughput screen for molecules affecting α-synuclein oligomerisation.” FEBS Letters. 591: 833-44. DOI: 10.1002/1873-3468.12597.


  • Tullet JMA, Green JW, Au C, Benedetto A, Thompson MA, Clark E, Gilliat AF, Young A, Schmeisser K, Gems D. (2017) The SKN-1/Nrf2 transcription factor can protect against oxidative stress and increase lifespan in C. elegans by distinct mechanisms. Aging Cell. 2017 Jun 14. doi: 10.1111/acel.12627

  • Pentland DR, Piper-Brown E, Mühlschlegel FA, Gourlay CW. Ras Signalling in Pathogenic Yeast. Microb Cell. 18,12,17. Advanced Publication.

  • Ring J, Rockenfeller P, Abraham C, Tadic J, Poglitsch M, Schimmel K, Westermayer J, Schauer S, Achleitner B, Schimpel C, Moitzi B, Rechberger GN, Sigrist SJ, Carmona-Gutierrez D, Kroemer G, Büttner S, Eisenberg T, Madeo F. Mitochondrial energy metabolism is required for lifespan extension by the spastic paraplegia-associated protein spartin ​Microb. Cell 4, 411–422 (2017).

  • Rockenfeller P, Smolnig M, Diessl J, Bashir M, Schmiedhofer V, Knittelfelder O, Ring J, Franz J, Foessl I, Khan MJ, Rost R, Graier WF, Kroemer G, Zimmermann A, Carmona-Gutierrez D, Eisenberg T, Büttner S, Sigrist SJ, Kühnlein RP, Kohlwein SD, Gourlay CW, and Madeo F. Diacylglycerol triggers Rim101 pathway dependent necrosis in yeast: a model for lipotoxicity. Cell Death Differ. 1 (2017). doi:10.1038/s41418-017-0014-2

2017 Publications

bottom of page