Artwork Courtesy of Katherine Nagel

Selected Publications

Carlile TM, Rojas-Duran MF, Zinshteyn B, Shin H, Bartoli KM, Gilbert WV. Pseudouridine profiling reveals regulated mRNA pseudouridylation in yeast and human cells. Nature. 2014 Sep 5. doi: 10.1038/nature13802. [Epub ahead of print]

Vaidyanathan PP, Zinshteyn B, Thompson MK, Gilbert WV. Protein kinase A regulates gene-specific translational adaptation in differentiating yeast. RNA. 2014 Jun;20(6):912-22. doi: 10.1261/rna.044552.114.

Zinshteyn B, Gilbert WV (2013) Loss of a Conserved tRNA Anticodon Modification Perturbs Cellular Signaling. PLoS Genet 9(8): e1003675. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1003675

Arribere J.A., Gilbert W.V. Roles for transcript leaders in translation and mRNA decay revealed by Transcript Leader Sequencing. Genome Res. 2013 Apr 11.

Rojas-Duran, M. F., and Gilbert, W. V. Alternative transcription start site selection leads to large differences in translation activity in yeast. RNA. 2012 Oct 25.

Arribere, J. A., Doudna, J. A., and Gilbert, W. V. Reconsidering movement of eukaryotic mRNAs between polysomes and p-bodies. Mol Cell. 2011 Dec 9;44(5):745-58.

Gilbert, W. V. Functional specialization of ribosomes? Trends Biochem Sci., 2011, 36(3):127-32.

Gilbert, W. V. Alternative ways to think about cellular internal ribosome entry. JBC, 2010, 285(38):29033-8.

Coyle, S. M., Gilbert, W. V., and Doudna, J. A. Direct link between RACK1 function and localization at the ribosome in vivo. Mol Cell Biol., 2009, 29(6):1626-34.

Gilbert, W. V., Zhou, K., Butler, T. K. and Doudna, J. A. Cap-independent translation is required for starvation-induced differentiation in yeast. Science, 2007, 317(5842):1224-7.

Gilbert, W. V. and Guthrie, C. The Glc7p nuclear phosphatase promotes mRNA export by facilitating association of Mex67p with mRNA. Mol Cell, 2004, 13(2):201-212.

Gilbert, W. V., Siebel, C. W., and Guthrie, C. Phosphorylation by Sky1p promotes Npl3p shuttling and mRNA dissociation. RNA, 2001, 7:302-313.