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Wang Q*, Xue Y*, Zhang L, Zhong Z, Feng S, Wang C, Xiao L, Yang Z, Harris CJ, Wu Z, Zhai J, Yang M, Li S, Jacobsen SE, Du J. A SYBR Gold-based Label-free in vitro Dicing Assay. Bio-protocol. 2022; 12, 7, April 5.

Wang Q*, Xue Y*, Zhang L, Zhong Z, Feng S, Wang C, Xiao L, Yang Z, Harris CJ, Wu Z, Zhai J, Yang M, Li S, Jacobsen SE, Du J. Mechanism of siRNA production by a plant Dicer-RNA complex in dicing-competent conformation. Science. 2021. Oct 14.

Xue Y*, Zhong Z*, Harris CJ*, Gallego-Bartolomé J, Wang M, Picard C, Cao X, Hua S, Kwok I, Feng S, Jami-Alahmadi Y, Sha J, Gardiner J, Wohlschlegel JA, Jacobsen SE.  Arabidopsis MORC proteins function in the efficient establishment of RNA directed DNA methylation. Nat Commun. 2021; 12, 4292.

Ichino L, Boone BA, Strauskulage L, Harris CJ, Kaur G, Gladstone MA, Tan M, Feng A, Jami-Alahmadi Y, Duttke SH, Wohlschlegel JA, Cheng X, Redding S, Jacobsen SE.  MBD5 and MBD6 couple DNA methylation to gene silencing through the J-domain protein SILENZIO. Science. 2021 June 25; 372 (6549):1434-1439.

Liu Q, Bischof S, Harris CJ, Zhong Z, Zhan L, Nguyen C, Rashoff A, Barshop WD, Sun F, Feng S, Potok M, Gallego-Bartolome J, Zhai J, Wohlschlegel JA, Carey MF, Long JA, Jacobsen SE.  The characterization of Mediator 12 and 13 as conditional positive gene regulators in Arabidopsis. Nat Commun. 2020; 11, 2798.

Harris CJ, Jacobsen SE.  ADCP1: a novel plant H3K9me2 reader. Cell Research. 2019 Jan; 29(1):6-7.

Harris CJ*, Scheibe M*, Wongpalee SP, Liu W, Cornett EM, Vaughan RM, Li X, Chen W, Xue Y, Zhong Z, Yen L, Barshop WD, Rayatpisheh S, Gallego-Bartolome J, Groth M, Wang Z, Wohlschlegel JA, Du J, Rothbart SB, Butter F, Jacobsen SE.  A DNA methylation reader complex that enhances gene transcription. Science. 2018 Dec 7; 362(6419):1182-1186.

Li X*, Harris CJ*, Zhong Z, Chen W, Liu R, Jia B, Wang Z, Li S, Jacobsen SE, Du J.  Mechanistic insights into plant SUVH family H3K9 methyltransferases and their binding to context-biased non-CG DNA methylation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2018 Sep 11; 115(37):E8793-E8802.

Zhang Y*, Harris CJ*, Liu Q*, Liu W, Ausin I, Long Y, Xiao L, Feng L, Chen X, Xie Y, Chen X, Zhan L, Feng S, Li JJ, Wang H, Zhai J, Jacobsen SE.  Large-scale comparative epigenomics reveals hierarchical regulation of non-CG methylation in Arabidopsis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2018 Jan 30; 115(5):E1069-E1074. 

Harris CJ, Baulcombe DC, Molnar A.  Improved Denaturation of Small RNA Duplexes and Its Application for Northern Blotting. Methods in Molecular Biology. 2017; 1580:1-6.

Harris CJ*, Husmann D*, Liu W, Kasmi FE, Wang H, Papikian A, Pastor WA, Moissiard G, Vashisht AA, Dangl JL, Wohlschlegel JA, Jacobsen SE.  Arabidopsis AtMORC4 and AtMORC7 form nuclear bodies and repress a large number of protein-coding genes. PLoS Genetics. 2016 May 12; 12(5):e1005998. 

Harris CJ, and Baulcombe DC.  Chlorophyll Content Assay to Quantify the Level of Necrosis Induced by Different R Gene / Elicitor Combinations after Transient Expression. Bio-protocol. 2015 Dec 5; 5(23). pii: e1670. 

Harris CJ, Molnar A, Müller SY, Baulcombe DC.  FDF-PAGE: A Powerful Technique Revealing Previously Undetected Small RNAs Sequestered by Complementary Transcripts. Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Sep 3; 43(15):7590-9.

Harris CJ, Slootweg EJ, Goverse A, Baulcombe DC.  Stepwise artificial evolution of a plant disease resistance gene. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2013 Dec 24; 110(52):21189-94.

Melnyk CW, Harris CJ.  RNA Silencing in Plants. Encyclopaedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine. 2013. R. A. Meyers (Ed.). doi:10.1002/3527600906.mcb.201200031

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