PROF Adrian Bird

School of Biological Sciences

Buchanan Chair of Genetics

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Publications

High-throughput sequencing SELEX for the determination of DNA-binding protein specificities in vitro
(21 pages) 22 Jun 2022 in STAR Protocols, vol. 3
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xpro.2022.101490
Research output: Contribution to Journal › Article (E-pub ahead of print)

Genetic therapies for neurological disorders
(7 pages) 22 Nov 2021 in Human Genetics
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00439-021-02399-5
Research output: Contribution to Journal › Review article (E-pub ahead of print)

Neuronal non-CG methylation is an essential target for MeCP2 function
(16 pages) 18 Mar 2021 in Molecular Cell, vol. 81, pp. P1260-1275.E12
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molcel.2021.01.011
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SALL4 controls cell fate in response to DNA base composition
(14 pages) 18 Feb 2021 in Molecular Cell, vol. 81, pp. 845-858
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molcel.2020.11.046
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Quantitative analysis questions the role of MeCP2 as a global regulator of alternative splicing
(14 pages) 13 Oct 2020 in PLoS Genetics, vol. 16
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1009087
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DNA methylation: Mega-year inheritance with the help of Darwin
6 Apr 2020 in Current Biology, vol. 30, pp. PR319-R321
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.02.034
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The molecular basis of MeCP2 function in the brain
13 Mar 2020 in Journal of Molecular Biology, vol. 432
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmb.2019.10.004
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Absence of MeCP2 binding to non-methylated GT-rich sequences in vivo
17 Feb 2020 in Nucleic Acids Research
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkaa102
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The selfishness of law-abiding genes
26 Oct 2019 in Trends in Genetics
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tig.2019.10.002
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Quantitative modelling predicts the impact of DNA methylation on RNA polymerase II traffic
(6 pages) 23 Jul 2019 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 116, pp. 14995-15000
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1903549116
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An Orphan CpG Island Drives Expression of a let-7 miRNA Precursor with an Important Role in Mouse Development
(14 pages) 13 Mar 2019 in Epigenomes, vol. 3
DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/epigenomes3010007
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R-Loops Enhance Polycomb Repression at a Subset of Developmental Regulator Genes
(21 pages) 7 Mar 2019 in Molecular Cell, vol. 73, pp. 930-945
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molcel.2018.12.016
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Toxicity of overexpressed MeCP2 is independent of HDAC3 activity
(11 pages) 1 Dec 2018 in Genes and Development, vol. 32, pp. 1514-1524
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1101/gad.320325.118
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Affinity for DNA Contributes to NLS Independent Nuclear Localization of MeCP2
(8 pages) 28 Aug 2018 in Cell Reports, vol. 24, pp. 2213-2220
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2018.07.099
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A mutation-led search for novel functional domains in MeCP2
(15 pages) 15 Jul 2018 in Human Molecular Genetics, vol. 27, pp. 2531-2545
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddy159
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Mbd2 enables tumourigenesis within the intestine while preventing tumour-promoting inflammation
(13 pages) 1 Jul 2018 in Journal of Pathology, vol. 245, pp. 270-282
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/path.5074
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Radically truncated MeCP2 rescues Rett syndrome-like neurological defects
(4 pages) 19 Oct 2017 in Nature, vol. 550, pp. 398-401
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/nature24058
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Genetic determinants of the epigenome in development and cancer
12 Oct 2017 in Swiss medical weekly, vol. 147
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4414/smw.2017.14523
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MeCP2 recognizes cytosine methylated tri-nucleotide and di-nucleotide sequences to tune transcription in the mammalian brain
(26 pages) 12 May 2017 in PLoS Genetics, vol. 13
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1006793
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Structure of the MeCP2-TBLR1 complex reveals a molecular basis for Rett syndrome and related disorders
(8 pages) 18 Apr 2017 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 114, pp. E3243-E3250
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1700731114
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