TIMOTHY FORMOSA portrait
  • Professor, Biochemistry Research
801-581-5435

Research Keywords

  • DNA Packaging
  • Histone Chaperones
  • Chromatin
  • Chromatin Assembly and Disassembly
  • Cell Division

Presentations

  • St. Louis University Cancer Center, St. Louis, MO. , , 2006.
  • University of Texas, San Antonio, TX. , , 2004.
  • University of Texas, Austin, TX. , , 2004.
  • Wesleyan College, Macon, GA. , , 2002.
  • FASEB Conference. , , 2007.
  • ASBMB Conference. , , 2006.
  • Cold Spring Harbor Conference. , , 2005.
  • Pennsylvania State Symposium. , , 2003.
  • Formosa T. Chromatin. Poster session presented at Keystone Symposium. Poster, Presented, 2005.
  • Formosa T. Chromatin. Poster session presented at Gordon Conference. Poster, Presented, 2004.
  • Formosa T. Chromatin. Poster session presented at Gordon Conference. Poster, Presented, 2002.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.

Publications

  • Formosa T, Alberts BM (date unknown). DNA synthesis dependent on genetic recombination: characterization of a reaction catalyzed by purified bacteriophage T4 proteins. Vol. 47, 793-806. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T, Winston F (date unknown). The role of FACT in managing chromatin: disruption, assembly, or repair?. Vol. 48, 11929-11941. Accepted, .
  • Stadtmueller BM, Kish-Trier E, Ferrell K, Petersen CN, Robinson H, Myszka DG, Eckert DM, Formosa T, Hill CP (date unknown). Structure of a proteasome Pba1-Pba2 complex: implications for proteasome assembly, activation, and biological function. Vol. 287, 37371-82. Accepted, .
  • Jongeneel CV, Formosa T, Alberts BM (date unknown). Purification and characterization of the bacteriophage T4 dda protein. A DNA helicase that associates with the viral helix-destabilizing protein. Vol. 259, 12925-32. Accepted, .
  • McCullough L, Poe B, Connell Z, Xin H, Formosa T (date unknown). The FACT histone chaperone guides histone H4 into its nucleosomal conformation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Vol. 195, 101-13. Accepted, .
  • McCullough L, Rawlins R, Olsen A, Xin H, Stillman DJ, Formosa T (date unknown). Insight into the mechanism of nucleosome reorganization from histone mutants that suppress defects in the FACT histone chaperone. Vol. 188, 835-46. Accepted, .
  • Chun Y, Joo YJ, Suh H, Batot G, Hill CP, Formosa T, Buratowski S (date unknown). Selective Kinase Inhibition Shows That Bur1 (Cdk9) Phosphorylates the Rpb1 Linker In Vivo. Vol. 39. Accepted, .
  • Close D, Johnson SJ, Sdano MA, McDonald SM, Robinson H, Formosa T, Hill CP (date unknown). Crystal structures of the S. cerevisiae Spt6 core and C-terminal tandem SH2 domain. Vol. 408, 697-713. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T, Alberts BM (date unknown). Purification and characterization of the T4 bacteriophage uvsX protein. Vol. 261, 6107-18. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T, Burke RL, Alberts BM (date unknown). Affinity purification of bacteriophage T4 proteins essential for DNA replication and genetic recombination. Vol. 80, 2442-6. Accepted, .
  • Kemble DJ, Whitby FG, Robinson H, McCullough LL, Formosa T, Hill CP (date unknown). Structure of the Spt16 middle domain reveals functional features of the histone chaperone FACT. Vol. 288, 10188-94. Accepted, .
  • Griffith J, Formosa T (date unknown). The uvsX protein of bacteriophage T4 arranges single-stranded and double-stranded DNA into similar helical nucleoprotein filaments. Vol. 260, 4484-91. Accepted, .
  • McCullough LL, Pham TH, Parnell TJ, Connell Z, Chandrasekharan MB, Stillman DJ, Formosa T (date unknown). Establishment and Maintenance of Chromatin Architecture Are Promoted Independently of Transcription by the Histone Chaperone FACT and H3-K56 Acetylation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Vol. 211, 877-892. Accepted, .
  • Nune M, Morgan MT, Connell Z, McCullough L, Jbara M, Sun H, Brik A, Formosa T, Wolberger C (date unknown). FACT and Ubp10 collaborate to modulate H2B deubiquitination and nucleosome dynamics. Vol. 8. Accepted, .
  • Chang HW, Nizovtseva EV, Razin SV, Formosa T, Gurova KV, Studitsky VM (date unknown). Histone Chaperone FACT and Curaxins: Effects on Genome Structure and Function. Vol. 5. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T, Barry J, Alberts BM, Greenblatt J (date unknown). Using protein affinity chromatography to probe structure of protein machines. Vol. 208, 24-45. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T, Alberts BM (date unknown). The use of affinity chromatography to study proteins involved in bacteriophage T4 genetic recombination. Vol. 49, 363-70. Accepted, .
  • Jongeneel CV, Formosa T, Munn M, Alberts BM (date unknown). Enzymological studies of the T4 replication proteins. Vol. 179, 17-33. Accepted, .
  • Alberts BM, Barry J, Bedinger P, Formosa T, Jongeneel CV, Kreuzer KN (date unknown). Studies on DNA replication in the bacteriophage T4 in vitro system. Vol. 47 Pt 2, 655-68. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T (date unknown). The role of FACT in making and breaking nucleosomes. Vol. 1819, 247-55. Accepted, .
  • Formosa T (date unknown). A kinase's work is never done: Rad53 monitors chromatin near replication origins. (pp. 573-4). Vol. 10. Accepted, .